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Medical Plastics Market by Type (PVC, PP, Engg, Plastics, PE, PS, Silicones), Application (Implants, Disposables, Drug Delivery Devices, Syringes, Diagnostic Instruments, Catheters, Surgical Instruments), and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

Medical Plastics Market by Type (PVC, PP, Engg, Plastics, PE, PS, Silicones), Application (Implants, Disposables, Drug Delivery Devices, Syringes, Diagnostic Instruments, Catheters, Surgical Instruments), and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

“Shift towards minimally invasive medical procedures is fueling the medical plastics market.”
The market size of medical plastics is expected to reach USD 21.06 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 7.3% between 2017 and 2022. Medical plastics have are lightweight and cost-effective and possess properties such as durability, transparency, barrier properties, and compatibility with other materials. However, government control over healthcare costs may restrain the growth of medical plastics, especially in emerging economies.

“Implants is expected to be the fastest growing application segment of the medical plastics market during the forecast period.”
An implant is a medical device that is manufactured to replace a missing natural structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. The surface of the implants that are in contact with the body might be made of a biomedical material such as titanium, silicone, or apatite depending on what is most functional. The rise in aging population and technological developments are driving the medical plastics market for implants. The implants segment in Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at a high rate over the next few years due to developing healthcare infrastructures, increasing prevalence of chronic diseases, and rising disposable income.

“Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for medical plastics during the forecast period.”
Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for medical plastics during the forecast period, owing to the increasing demand for medical devices from the aging population. Factors driving the growth of the medical plastics market in Asia-Pacific include Japan’s growing medical industry, increasing aging population, rising cosmetic and plastic surgeries in India, increasing cases of cardiovascular diseases, higher domestic demand, availability of raw materials, and cheap labor. The market in Asia-Pacific is more dynamic and competitive than other regions. These factors are expected to drive the demand for medical plastics in the region during the forecast period.

The breakdown of primary interviews is given below:
• By Company Type: Tier 1 - 46%, Tier 2 - 31%, and Tier 3 - 23%
• By Designation: C Level - 54%, D Level - 31%, and Others - 15%
• By Region: North America - 23%, Europe - 31%, Asia-Pacific - 38%, and RoW - 8%

The report also provides company profiles and details competitive strategies adopted by major market players such as Lubrizol (U.S.), Ensinger (Germany), Celanese (U.S.), Trinseo (U.S.), BASF (Germany), and Arkema (France).

Research Coverage
The market is segmented on the basis of type, application, and region. This report covers the medical plastics market, in terms of volume and value, and forecasts its market size till 2022. The report also provides company profiles and competitive strategies adopted by the key players in the medical plastics market. The report offers detailed information on major factors such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, industry-specific challenges, and winning imperatives influencing the growth of the market.

Reasons to Buy the Report
The report will help market leaders/new entrants in this market in the following ways:

1. The report segments the medical plastics market comprehensively and provides closest approximations of the revenue for the overall market and the subsegments across different verticals and regions.

2. The report helps stakeholders understand the pulse of the market and provides information on key market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges.

3. The report helps stakeholders understand their competitors better and gain additional insights into the business. The competitive landscape section includes expansions, new product developments, partnerships & collaborations, and mergers & acquisitions.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • UNIT CONSIDERED
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • DATA TRIANGULATION
    • ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES IN MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET BETWEEN 2017 AND 2022
    • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET, BY TYPE
    • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SHARE IN ASIA-PACIFIC, BY APPLICATION AND COUNTRY
    • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SHARE, BY APPLICATION AND REGION
    • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET ATTRACTIVENESS
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
    • MACROECONOMIC OVERVIEW AND KEY TRENDS
      • INTRODUCTION
      • TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP
        • Table TRENDS AND FORECAST OF GDP, USD BILLION (2016-2022)
      • TRENDS OF HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY
        • Table POPULATION AGE 65 AND ABOVE (% ) (2012-2016)
        • Table TOTAL HEALTHCARE EXPENDITURE (PERCENTAGE OF GDP), 2011-2014
  • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • STANDARD PLASTICS
      • POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC)
      • POLYOLEFINS (PO)
      • POLYSTYRENE (PS)
      • POLY(METHYL METHACRYLATE) (PMMA)
    • ENGINEERING PLASTICS
      • POLYAMIDE (PA)
      • POLYCARBONATE (PC)
      • ACRYLOBUTADIENE STYRENE (ABS)
      • OTHERS ENGINEERING PLASTICS
    • SILICONE
    • OTHERS
      • HIGH PERFORMANCE PLASTICS
      • THERMOPLASTICS ELASTOMER (TPE)
      • THERMOPLASTIC POLYURETHANE (TPU)
  • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • DISPOSABLES
      • CONTACT LENSES
      • HYPODERMIC NEEDLES
      • OTHERS
    • MEDICAL BAGS
      • BLOOD BAGS
      • URINE BAGS
      • OTHERS
    • CATHETERS
      • CARDIOVASCULAR CATHETER
      • IV CATHETER
      • URINARY CATHETER
    • SYRINGES
      • INSULIN SYRINGES
      • TUBERCULIN SYRINGES
      • OTHERS
    • IMPLANTS
      • BREAST IMPLANTS
      • DENTAL IMPLANTS
    • SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS
      • CUTTING INSTRUMENTS
      • HEMOSTATIC INSTRUMENTS
      • RETRACTORS
      • OTHERS
    • DIAGNOSTIC INSTRUMENTS
      • ULTRASOUND AND MRI MACHINES
      • PET & CT SCANNERS
      • X-RAY MACHINES
    • DENTAL TOOLS
      • EXCAVATORS
      • DENTAL FORCEPS
    • DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES
      • DRY POWDER INHALER
      • TRANSDERMAL PATCHES
      • NEEDLE-FREE INJECTORS
      • OTHERS
    • OTHERS
  • MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table SPAIN: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • UAE
        • Table UAE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table UAE: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table ARGENTINA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: MEDICAL PLASTICS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015-2022 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET RANKING OF KEY PLAYERS
      • LUBRIZOL
      • ENSINGER
      • CELANESE
      • TRINSEO
      • BASF
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • LUBRIZOL
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • ENSINGER
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • CELANESE
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • TRINSEO
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • BASF
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • ARKEMA
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
    • BIOMERICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • DSM
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • EVONIK
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • RÖCHLING
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO
      • BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE
    • OTHER COMPANIES
      • COVESTRO
      • DUPONT PERFORMANCE POLYMER
      • EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY
      • FREUDENBERG MEDICAL
      • LANXESS
      • LOYNDELLBASELL
      • MODENPLAST
      • NOLATO
      • POLYONE
      • QUADRANT
      • RTP COMPANY
      • SAINT-GOBAIN PERFORMANCE PLASTICS
      • SOLVAY SPECIALTY POLYMERS
      • TEKNOR APEX
      • VICTREX
      • WACKER CHEMIE
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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