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Single-use Bioprocessing Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2019-2024

Single-use Bioprocessing Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2019-2024

The global single-use bioprocessing market is anticipated to reach revenues of approximately $7 billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of more than 14% during 2018-2024.

The growing adoption of disposable equipment and accessories to manufacturing biopharmaceuticals, such as vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, and other biologics will encourage consumers to launch a wide range of products in the global market. Also, increasing number of researches on cell therapies, vaccines, biosimilars, stem cells, and gene therapy will propel the demand in the market.The global single-use bioprocessing market is driven by the advancement in the life sciences industry and a large pool of the patient population that are opting for biosimilars and biopharmaceuticals. The rise in access to several new drug therapies, the expansion of the healthcare sector, and an increase in private sector investments are fueling the growth of the global market. The market research report provides in-depth market analysis and segmental analysis of the global single-use bioprocessing market by product, application, end-user, and geography.

The report considers the present scenario of the global single-use bioprocessing market and its market dynamics for the period 2019−2024. It covers a detailed overview of various market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. It covers the five main geographic regions (North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, and MEA); end-users (biopharmaceutical manufacturing companies, CMOs, R&D companies, and research institutes) under the study while elaborating the present market scenario and discussing the futuristic market demand for single-use bioprocessing products. The study covers both the demand and supply side of the market. It also profiles and analyzes the leading companies and several other prominent companies operating in the global single-use bioprocessing market. The report also discussed the future market growth, improvement areas, and strategic recommendations for market vendors.

Single-use Bioprocessing Market - Dynamics

The growing demand for flexible and custom biopharmaceutical manufacturing facilities is driving the evolution of the global single-use bioprocessing market.The prevalence of rare and chronic diseases, growing focus on personalized medicine, localized manufacturing, and the ability to adapt quickly as per changing dynamics of the market are encouraging many end-users to opt for flexible manufacturing facilities by incorporating single-use technologies. The rising end-user focus on manufacturing cost reduction and lower risk of cross-contamination is driving the global single-use bioprocessing market.The widespread acceptance of single-use bioprocessing in R&D and scale-up activities has been driven due to its effectiveness and flexibility during manufacturing of various biopharmaceuticals.Vendors are strategically focusing on the development and launch of single-use bioprocessing products to remain competitive and gain traction among end-users. New product approvals/launches coupled with R&D activities help the vendors to expand their presence, enhance market growth, and sustain their position in the global single-use bioprocessing market.

Single-use Bioprocessing Market - Segmentation

This market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the market by product, application, end-users, and geography. The global single-use bioprocessing market by product is segmented into simple & peripheral devices and single-use bioprocessing equipment. Single-use processing equipment dominated more than half of the total market share in 2018, growing at a CAGR of over 16% during the forecast period. The increasing focus on innovation, evolution, and adoption of next-generation technology is augmenting the growth of this segment in the global market.An increase in the prevalence of life-threatening diseases globally has created a surge in demand for therapeutic drugs, especially biologics. This increased demand has forced biopharmaceutical manufacturing companies to look for quick and effective ways such as the usage of simple and peripheral single-use products to manufacture biopharmaceuticals.

The application segment in the global single-use bioprocessing market is classified into filtration, storage & transfer, cell culture, mixing, and purification. Purification is the fastest growing segment in the global market, at a CAGR of around 20% during the forecast period. The rise in the usage of these technologies in downstream processing and high demand for establishing hybrid manufacturing facilities to optimize the productivity and yield of biopharmaceuticals fully is contributing to the growth of this segment.Growing adoption of single-use depth filters, tangential flow filters during bioprocessing is driving the filtration application segment.A broad range of single-use bioprocess containers and media bags are used for the storage and transportation of fluids such as buffers, media preparation, and cell culture liquid samples.A broad range of single-use bioprocess containers and media bags are used for the storage and transportation of fluids such as buffers, media preparation, and cell culture liquid samples.

The global single-use bioprocessing market by end-user segment is categorized into biopharmaceuticals manufacturing companies, CMOs, and R&D companies & research institutes. Biopharmaceutical manufacturing companies occupied more than 1/3rd of the total market share in 2018, growing at a CAGR of approximately 13% during the forecast period. The high uptake of biopharmaceuticals and biosimilars worldwide is encouraging biologic manufacturers to use disposable products in the global market.CMOs are increasingly adopting single-use bioprocessing for commercial manufacturing facilities as their confidence is growing with improvements in supply chains, material science, and robustness of single-use technologies.The adoption of SUB is likely to increase the competition within the biopharmaceutical industry, allowing entry-level, smaller and medium-sized companies to gain a quick foothold in the market.

Market Segmentation by Product

  • Simple & Peripheral Devices
  • Single-Use Bioprocessing Equipment
Market Segmentation by Application
  • Filtration
  • Storage & Transfer
  • Cell Culture
  • Mixing
  • Purification
Market Segmentation by End-users
  • Biopharmaceuticals Manufacturing Companies
  • CMOs
  • R&D Companies & Research Institutes
Single-use Bioprocessing Market - Geography

The geographical segment in the global single-use bioprocessing market is divided into North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, and MEA. APAC is the fastest growing region in the global market, at a CAGR of about 18% during the forecast period. The rising demand for pre-fabricated and cost-effective modular facilities is augmenting the growth of the APAC region.Increasing demand for biologics from patients, especially the elderly, high investments in R&D activities by biopharmaceutical companies, and patent expiries of biologics are the key drivers for the single-use bioprocessing market in North America.The growing shift from traditional stainless-steel bioprocessing to disposablesof the biopharmaceutical industry is driving the market in the European region.

Market Segmentation by Geography
  • North America
  • US
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • France
  • UK
  • APAC
  • China
  • Japan
  • Australia
  • India
  • Latin America
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • MEA
Key Vendor Analysis

The global single-use bioprocessing market is highly dynamic and offers significant growth opportunities for vendors. The leading players are investing in the development and launch of a broad range of SUTs to sustain the intense competition in the global market. The acquisition of emerging/small, specialized single-use suppliers, development of product portfolio, expansion in regional markets, and strengthening of global distribution networks are strategies adopted by manufacturers to gain a larger market share. The top vendors are expanding their businesses to emerging nations to gain a competitive advantage in the global single-use bioprocessing market.

The major vendors in the global market are:
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Sartorius Stedim Biotech
  • Merck KGaA
  • Danaher
  • GE Healthcare
  • Avantor
Other prominent vendors include 3M, ABEC, Adolf Kühner, Applikon Biotechnology, CESCO Bioengineering, Charter Medical, Corning, Entegris, Eppendorf, Holland Applied Technologies, Infors, Meissner Filtration Products, Parker Hannifin, PBS Biotech, Repligen, Saint-Gobain and Solaris Biotechnology.

Key market insights include

1. The analysis of global single-use bioprocessing market provides market size and growth rate for the forecast period 2019-2024.

2. It offers comprehensive insights into current industry trends, trend forecast, and growth drivers about the global single-use bioprocessing market.

3. The report provides the latest analysis of market share, growth drivers, challenges, and investment opportunities.

4. It offers a complete overview of market segments and the regional outlook of global single-use bioprocessing market.

5. The report offers a detailed overview of the vendor landscape, competitive analysis, and key market strategies to gain competitive advantage.


1 Research Methodology
2 Research Objectives
3 Research Process
4 Report Coverage
4.1 Market Definition
4.1.1 Single-use Bioprocessing (SUB)
4.2 Base Year
4.3 Scope of Study
4.3.1 Market Segmentation by Product Types
4.3.2 Market Segmentation by Application Type
4.3.3 Market Segmentation by End-user Type
4.3.4 Market Segmentation by Geography
5 Report Assumptions & Caveats
5.1 Key Caveats
5.2 Inclusions
5.3 Exclusions
5.4 Currency Conversion
5.5 Market Derivation
6 Market at a Glance
7 Introduction
7.1 Single-Use Bioprocessing (SUb): An Overview
7.1.1 Market Snapshot
8 Market Dynamics
8.1 Market Growth Enablers
8.1.1 Shift from Multi-use to SUT in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
8.1.2 High Uptake of Biopharmaceuticals and Biosimilars
8.1.3 Growing Demand for Flexible and Customized Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Facilities
8.1.4 Growing Focus on Reducing on Manufacturing Cost and Decreasing Risk of Cross-contamination
8.1.5 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers
8.1.6 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions
8.2 Market Growth Restraints
8.2.1 Extractability and Leachability Challenges with Usage of Single-use Solutions
8.2.2 Challenges Associated with Scalability, Product Compatibility, and Compliance
8.2.3 Regulatory Uncertainties Impacting SUB Adoption
8.2.4 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints
8.2.5 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions
8.3 Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.1 Increase in Strategic Acquisition Activities
8.3.2 New Product Launches
8.3.3 Technological Advancements/Improvements Witnessing in SUB
8.3.4 Growing Focus of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturers on Adopting Automation in Bioprocessing
8.3.5 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.6 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions
9 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
9.1 Market Overview
9.2 Market Size & Forecast
9.2.1 Key Players
9.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
9.3.1 Threat of New Entrants
9.3.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
9.3.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
9.3.4 Threat of Substitutes
9.3.5 Competitive Rivalry
10 By Product
10.1 Market Overview
10.2 Single-use Bioprocessing Equipment
10.2.1 Market Overview
10.2.2 Market Size & Forecast
10.3 Simple and Peripheral Devices
10.3.1 Market Overview
10.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
11 By End-user
11.1 Market Overview
11.2 Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Companies
11.2.1 Market Overview
11.2.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.3 CMOs
11.3.1 Market Overview
11.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
11.4 R&D Companies & Research Institutes
11.4.1 Market Overview
11.4.2 Market Size & Forecast
12 By Application
12.1 Market Overview
12.2 Filtration
12.2.1 Market Overview
12.2.2 Market Size & Forecast
12.3 Storage and Transport
12.3.1 Market Overview
12.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
12.4 Cell Culture
12.4.1 Market Overview
12.4.2 Market Size & Forecast
12.5 Mixing
12.5.1 Market Overview
12.5.2 Market Size & Forecast
12.6 Purification
12.6.1 Market Overview
12.6.2 Market Size & Forecast
13 By Geography
13.1 Market Overview
14 North America
14.1 Market overview
14.2 Market Size & Forecast
14.3 Key Countries
14.3.1 US: Market Size & Forecast
14.3.2 Canada: Market Size & Forecast
15 Europe
15.1 Market Overview
15.2 Market Size & Forecast
15.3 Key Countries
15.3.1 Germany: Market Size & Forecast
15.3.2 France: Market Size & Forecast
15.3.3 UK: Market Size & Forecast
16 APAC
16.1 Market Overview
16.2 Market Size & Forecast
16.3 Key Countries
16.3.1 China: Market Size & Forecast
16.3.2 Japan: Market Size & Forecast
16.3.3 Australia: Market Size & Forecast
16.3.4 India: Market Size & Forecast
17 Latin America
17.1 Market Overview
17.2 Market Size & Forecast
17.3 Key Countries
17.3.1 Brazil: Market Size & Forecast
17.3.2 Mexico: Market Size & Forecast
18 Middle-East & Africa
18.1 Market Overview
18.2 Market Size & Forecast
19 Competitive landscape
19.1 Competitive Scenario
19.2 Market Vendor Share/Ranking Analysis
20 Key Company Profiles
20.1 Thermo Fisher Scientific
20.1.1 Business Overview
20.1.2 Thermo Fisher Scientific in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
20.1.3 Major Product Offerings
20.1.4 Key Strategies
20.1.5 Key Strengths
20.1.6 Key Opportunities
20.2 Sartorius Stedim Biotech
20.2.1 Business Overview
20.2.2 Sartorius Stedim Biotech in Global Single-Use Bioprocessing Market
20.2.3 Major Product Offerings
20.2.4 Key Strategies
20.2.5 Key Strengths
20.2.6 Key Opportunities
20.3 Merck KGaA
20.3.1 Business Overview
20.3.2 MERCK KGaA in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
20.3.3 Major Product Offerings
20.3.4 Key Strategies
20.3.5 Key Strengths
20.3.6 Key Opportunities
20.4 Danaher
20.4.1 Business Overview
20.4.2 Danaher in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
20.4.3 Major Product Offerings
20.4.4 Key Strategies
20.4.5 Key Strengths
20.4.6 Key Opportunities
20.5 GE Healthcare
20.5.1 Business Overview
20.5.2 GE Healthcare in Single-use Bioprocessing Market
20.5.3 Major Product Offerings
20.5.4 Key Strategies
20.5.5 Key Strengths
20.5.6 Key Opportunities
20.6 Avantor
20.6.1 Business Overview
20.6.2 Avantor in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
20.6.3 Major Product Offerings
20.6.4 Key Strategies
20.6.5 Key Strengths
20.6.6 Key Opportunities
21 Other Prominent Vendors
21.1 3M
21.1.1 Business Overview
21.1.2 Product Offerings
21.2 ABEC
21.2.1 Business Overview
21.3 Adolf Kühner
21.3.1 Business Overview
21.3.2 Product Offerings
21.4 Applikon Biotechnology
21.4.1 Business Overview
21.4.2 Celltainer Biotech
21.4.3 Business Overview
21.4.4 Product Offerings
21.5 CESCO Bioengineering
21.5.1 Business Overview
21.6 Charter Medical
21.6.1 Business Overview
21.6.2 Product Offerings
21.7 Corning
21.7.1 Business Overview
21.7.2 Product Offerings
21.8 ENTEGRIS
21.8.1 Business Overview
21.8.2 Product Offerings
21.9 Eppendorf
21.9.1 Business Overview
21.9.2 Product Offerings
21.10 Holland Applied Technologies
21.10.1 Business Overview
21.10.2 Product Offerings
21.11 Infors
21.11.1 Business Overview
21.12 Meissner Filtration Products
21.12.1 Business Overview
21.12.2 Product Offerings
21.13 PARKER HANNIFIN
21.13.1 Business Overview
21.13.2 Product Offerings
21.14 PBS Biotech
21.14.1 Business Overview
21.14.2 Product Offerings
21.15 Repligen
21.15.1 Business Overview
21.15.2 Product Offerings
21.16 Saint-Gobain
21.16.1 Business Overview
21.16.2 Product Offerings
21.17 Solaris Biotechnology
21.17.1 Business Overview
21.17.2 Product Offerings
22 Report Summary
22.1 Key Takeaways
22.2 Strategic Recommendations
22.3 Qualitative Summary
22.4 Quantitative Summary
22.4.1 Market by Geography
22.4.2 Market by Product
22.4.3 Market by Application
22.4.4 Market by End-users
23 Appendix
23.1 Abbreviations
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1 Segmentation of Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
Exhibit 2 Single-use Bioprocessing: Market Size Calculation Approach 2018
Exhibit 3 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product Type 2018 (%)
Exhibit 4 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Application Type 2018 (%)
Exhibit 5 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geography 2018 (%)
Exhibit 6 Water Consumption: Comparison of Single-use and Traditional Stainless Steel Systems (liters)
Exhibit 7 Energy Consumption: Comparison of Single-use and Traditional Stainless Steel Systems (in Mega Joules)
Exhibit 8 Relative Importance and Benefits of Single-use Solutions among Buyers (%)
Exhibit 9 Comparison of Several Parameters for Single-use and Traditional Manufacturing Technology (%)
Exhibit 10 Environmental Impact of Single-use and Traditional Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Technology
Exhibit 11 Average FDA Approvals of Biologics in US Per Year between 2008−2012 and 2013−2017
Exhibit 12 Single-use Bioprocessing Flexibility Continuum at Several Stages
Exhibit 13 Major Reasons for Adopting Single-use Bioprocessing among End-users
Exhibit 14 Potential Advantages of SUB
Exhibit 15 Major Reasons for Adoption of SUB: End-user Perspective
Exhibit 16 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 17 Five Forces Analysis 2018
Exhibit 18 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product 2018 and 2024
Exhibit 19 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product Type
Exhibit 20 Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product Type: Market Growth Impact Analysis
Exhibit 21 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product Type 2018 (%)
Exhibit 22 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market Segmentation by Product Type 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 23 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Equipment Market 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 24 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Simple and Peripheral Devices 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 25 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by End-users 2018 and 2024
Exhibit 26 Single-use Bioprocessing Market by End-user Type: Market Growth Impact Analysis
Exhibit 27 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by End-users
Exhibit 28 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market: Share of End-users 2018 & 2024 (%)
Exhibit 29 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market Segmentation by End-users 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 30 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Companies 2018−2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 31 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by CMOs 2018−2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 32 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by R&D Companies & Research Institutes 2018−2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 33 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Application 2018 and 2024
Exhibit 34 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Application
Exhibit 35 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market: Share of Applications 2018 & 2024 (%)
Exhibit 36 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market Segmentation by End-users 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 37 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Filtration 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 38 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Storage & Transport 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 39 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Cell Culture 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 40 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Mixing 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 41 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Purification 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 42 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geography 2018−2024
Exhibit 43 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geography (Market share and CAGR)
Exhibit 44 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market: Market Share of Regions 2018 & 2024
Exhibit 45 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geography 2018−2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 46 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geography 2018−2024 (%)
Exhibit 47 Single-use Bioprocessing Market North America 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 48 North America: Key supplier/End-user Matrix
Exhibit 49 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in North America by Key Countries
Exhibit 50 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in US 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 51 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Canada 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 52 Europe: Key supplier/End-user Matrix
Exhibit 53 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Europe 2018–2024 (/$ million)
Exhibit 54 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Europe by Key Countries
Exhibit 55 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Germany 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 56 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in France 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 57 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in UK 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 58 APAC: Key supplier/End-user Matrix
Exhibit 59 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in APAC 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 60 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in APAC by Key Countries
Exhibit 61 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in China 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 62 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Japan 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 63 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Australia 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 64 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in India 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 65 Latin America: Key supplier/End-user Matrix
Exhibit 66 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Latin America 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 67 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Latin America by Key Countries
Exhibit 68 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Brazil 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 69 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in Mexico 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 70 Single-use Bioprocessing Market in MEA 2018–2024 ($ million)
Exhibit 71 MEA: Key Supplier/End-user Matrix
Exhibit 72 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market: Vendors Market Shares (Based on Tier I and Tier II) 2018
Exhibit 73 Thermo Fisher Scientific Revenue Breakdown by Business Segments 2017
Exhibit 74 Thermo Fisher Scientific Revenue Breakdown by Regions 2017
Exhibit 75 Merck KGaA Revenue Breakdown by Business Segments 2017
Exhibit 76 Merck KGaA R&D Expenses by Business Segments 2017
Exhibit 77 Danaher Sales Breakdown by Business Segments 2017 (%)
Exhibit 78 Danaher Business Segments R&D Expenditure 2017 (%)
List of Tables
Table 1 Key Geographies Definition
Table 2 Key Caveats
Table 3 Currency Conversion 2013−2017
Table 4 Changeover, Output, and Time to Market Parameters Comparison Between Single-use and Traditional Manufacturing Technology
Table 5 Single-use Flexible Manufacturing Versus Stainless Manufacturing: 500-liter Mammalian Cell Line Bioprocessing
Table 6 Comparison of SUB Versus Stainless Steel Bioprocessing
Table 7 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers 2018−2024
Table 8 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions 2018
Table 9 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints 2018−2024
Table 10 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions 2018
Table 11 Major Acquisitions in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market 2014−2017
Table 12 Recent Product Launches in Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
Table 13 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends 2018−2024
Table 14 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions 2018
Table 15 Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Application Type: Market Growth Impact Analysis
Table 16 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market: Key Vendors ranking (2018)
Table 17 Thermo Fisher Scientific: Product Offerings
Table 18 Sartorius Stedim Biotech: Product Offerings
Table 19 MERCK KGAA: Product Offerings
Table 20 Danaher: Product Offerings
Table 21 GE Healthcare: Product Offerings
Table 22 Avantor: Product Offerings
Table 23 Qualitative Summary of Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market
Table 24 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Geographies 2018–2024
Table 25 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Product Type 2018–2024
Table 26 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by Application Type 2018–2024
Table 27 Global Single-use Bioprocessing Market by End-users 2018–2024

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