The global cleanroom consumables market was worth $7,938.7 million in 2015 and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.7% during 2016-2022. Among the various cleanroom consumables type, the gloves segment held the largest share 30% in the global market in 2015. Among the various end-user, the electronic industry held the largest share in the global market in 2015. The global cleanroom consumables market is witnessing high growth due to of the surging pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry across the globe. In addition, the increase in demand of cleanroom consumables in medical device industry, electronic industry and laboratories further leads to increased consumption of cleanroom consumables.
GLOBAL CLEANROOM CONSUMABLES MARKET SHARE BY TYPE $M (2015)
The cleanroom consumables helps in preventing contamination, maintaining the quality of product and limiting human exposure. The demand for cleanroom consumables across various industries, such as pharmaceuticals and biotechnology industry, medical device industry, and electronic industry is increasing, in order to manufacture high-quality products. In addition, the utilization of cleanroom consumables is increasing in nanotechnology industry, as they prevent contaminants from hampering the quality of the products. The increasing requirement for such products in nanotechnology industry is expected to propel the growth of the global cleanroom consumable market. Moreover, the increasing application of cleanroom consumables in various industries, such as optical industry, aerospace industry, defense and food industry is also expected to augment their sales. As a result, demand for various cleanroom consumables is expected to increase across various industries, thus leading to increase in size of the global market.
The cleanroom consumables include various products, such as apparel, cleaning products, stationary, wipers, gloves, and adhesive mats. The cleanroom consumable are resistant to chemicals, produce less particulate material and free from contaminants. Gloves are one of the most commonly used cleanroom consumable product across different industries. Cleanroom consumable are discarded after usage, thus leading to pollution which is harmful for environment. Various clean room products are non-reusable in nature resulting in increased waste generation which is also responsible for damage to environment. People are becoming more aware about such issues, due to which increased demand for eco-friendly cleanroom consumables is expected in the coming years.
The restraints associated with the growth of the global cleanroom consumables market include increasing cost of raw materials and stringent regulations for cleanroom consumable. Stringent regulatory mandates have been made for manufacturing of sterile pharmaceutical and biotechnology products. The high cost of raw materials used for manufacturing of cleanroom consumables acts as a major barrier, which makes them less affordable. In addition, lack of awareness is another major factor which restricts the growth of global cleanroom consumable market as it decreases the number of consumers. Moreover, the lack of awareness about various cleanroom consumables is also restricting the growth of the global cleanroom consumables market.
Some of the key companies operating in the global cleanroom consumables market include Micronova Manufacturing Inc., Kimberly-Clark Corporation, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, Berkshire Corporation, Valutek, ITW Texwipe, Nitritex Ltd., KM Corporation, Contec Inc., and Cantel Medical Corporation.