Face mask

According to recent studies conducted by Future Market Insights, the net worth of total disposable face masks sold worldwide in the year 2023 is figured to be $2,702.4 million. The global disposable face mask market is predicted to grow at a moderate compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.5 percent. The overall market value is estimated to reach $3,889.5 million by 2034, increasing from $2,757.3 million in 2024.

Surgical mask industries witnessed an unparalleled demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Demand for disposable face masks as a readily available and convenient tool for avoiding other infections is still high.

According to non-woven face mask market insights, more people are using masks now because they are becoming more conscious of personal health and safety precautions against other contaminant diseases. Also, the effective cross-border distribution of healthcare products made possible by the globalization of international supply chains is expected to boost the surgical mask industry further.

"Disposable face mask manufacturers need to balance supply chain resilience and the cost-effectiveness of their single-use products. To address environmental issues over the material used in making face masks, leading manufacturers are shifting toward producing eco-friendly face masks." says Sneha Varghese, senior consultant, Consumer Products & Goods

Key Takeaways from the Global Disposable Face Mask Market Study Report

• The United States is the leading market globally and during the forecast years, it is expected to expand at a 3.2 percent CAGR.

• China emerged as the dominant market for disposable facial masks after the COVID-19 pandemic and is poised to grow at 4.3 percent through 2034.

• India has witnessed some remarkable growth in sales of face masks in the last few years and could follow a 3.8 percent growth rate per year till 2034.

• Application of disposable face masks for Industrial use is higher than personal use, and in 2024, it is expected to contribute to 37.2 percent of market revenue.

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