Global Adult Diapers Market 2015-2019
About Adult Diaper
An adult diaper is a disposable diaper that consists of an absorbent pad sandwiched between two non-woven fabric sheets. The sheets are designed to prevent the leakage, improve comfort, and retain the body fluid. Manufacturing of adult diaper is a multi-step process: the absorbent pad is vacuum formed, attached with elastic fibers to bring proper shape, so that it fits around leg and crotch. Modern adult diapers and other incontinence products have brought a significant contribution and have changed the quality of life of millions of people. Pervasive in the acceptance and availability of adult diapers has provided better convenience, comfort, and skin care benefits for people affected by urinary incontinence. The introduction of modern adult diapers has improved steadily over decades through scientific advances.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Adult Diapers market to grow at a CAGR of 8.64 percent over the period 2014-2019.
Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Adult Diapers market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of different types of adult diapers. Adult diapers can be segmented based on the types, as mentioned below: Pad-type DiapersPad-type diapers are the most consumable diapers and are shipped in large units worldwide. Pad-type diapers are considered to be the most comfortable diapers due to their design, material, and have high position comfort. They are more suitable for people suffering from light incontinence and can be changed accordingly as per the requirements of the user. Pants-type DiapersPants-type adult diapers are often referred to as disposable or protective underwear for people suffering from incontinence. This kind of diaper has an absorbent lining with elastic bands around waist and legs to prevent leakage. Exclusive designs for men and women are also available. However, unisex models of pants-type adult diapers are gaining popularity as they are suitable for advanced odor protection and easy disposal. Flat-type DiapersFlat-type diapers are mostly used by youth/adults as they are available in different sizes with less puffiness or thickness and are easily foldable; they are rectangular or square in size. The major advantage of flat-type diaper is the layering and inserts, which can be easily adjustable and can be used as per the need of a user.
TechNavio's report, the Global Adult Diapers Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA regions; it also covers the Global Adult Diapers market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Adult Diaper Market 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Adult Diaper Market: Attends Healthcare Corp., Kimberly-Clark Corp., PAUL HARTMANN AG, Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget and Unicharm Corp.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: DSG International, Daio Paper, First Quality Enterprises, Fu Burg Industrial, Kao, KCK Industries, Medline Industries, Nippon Paper, Ontex International, Principle Business Enterprises and P&G
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The market is currently witnessing changes in products’ core design and usage of complex engineered fabrics. Advances in technology have led to development of comfortable, thin, and increased fluid absorption and retention capacity adult diapers. Innovative adult diapers have high esthetic appeal and reduced product weight and are developed using less material without compromising on performance and comfort.”
According to the report, changing lifestyle of people and improvements in healthcare infrastructure and treatment options resulting in a rise in life expectancy have led to an increase in the elderly population. Urinary incontinence is associated with elderly people and an increase in the aging population leads to high demand for adult diapers.
Further, the report states that a high prevalence of urinary incontinence and the growing elderly population have a direct impact on pricing of adult diapers. The pricing of adult diapers depends on the severity of incontinence and varies among the patient population.
Attends Healthcare , Kimberly-Clark, Paul Hartmann, SC, Unicharm, DSG International, First Quality Enterprises, Fu Burg Industrial, Kao , KCK Industries, Medline Industries , Nippon Paper, Ontex International, P&G, Principle BusinessEnterprises
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