Report : North America Disposable Gloves Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Material (Natural Rubber, Nitrile, Neoprene, Polyethylene, and Others), Type (PowdereNorth America Disposable Gloves

At 14.8% CAGR, the North America Disposable Gloves Market is speculated to be worth US$ 7,671.99 million by 2028. Also, based on volume the North America Disposable Gloves Market is estimated to reach 3,67,222 million units at a CAGR of 14.6% by 2028, says Business Market Insights

According to Business Market Insights’ research, the North America disposable gloves market was valued at US$ 2,915.80 million in 2021 and is expected to reach US$ 7,671.99 million by 2028, registering an annual growth rate of 14.8% from 2021 to 2028. The rising burden of healthcare-associated infection and increasing usage of nitrile gloves for industrial use are the critical factors attributed to the market expansion.

Disposable nitrile gloves are ideal for multi-purpose industrial use and provide excellent hand protection for workers. Industrial disposables nitrile gloves are widely used in manufacturing and production facilities in the chemicals industry, electronics industry, paint and coatings industry, printing and dyeing industry, and various other industrial use and processes, which require additional protection for workers and their products. These include the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, and special packaging industries. Industrial use nitrile gloves are lightweight and provide good feel for delicate operations such as light assembly and material handling, small electronics assembly, and other precision projects requiring hand protection. Light-duty maintenance and cleanup, intricate parts handling, and lab analysis / technical work are all possible with these gloves. Leading-edge Industrial use nitrile gloves conform to the hands comfortably.

The soft Industrial use nitrile gloves material reacts with the body temperature and conforms to the shape of the hand, making them exceptionally snug. Due to which, the person wearing gloves get a cool, dry, precise fit, with far less hand fatigue. Industrial use Nitrile gloves material also has a naturally low coefficient of friction, making them easy to slip on. Disposable Industrial use Nitrile Gloves provide a high degree of softness, sensitivity, feel and flexibility and feature textured fingers for exceptional grip. Industrial use nitrile gloves are designed to provide greater barrier protection while being remarkably comfortable to wear for extended periods. They also have excellent resistance to a variety of splashed chemicals, solvents, greases, oils, bases, etc. Hence, these factors are driving the demand for disposable gloves in various industries across region during the forecast period.

On the contrary, continuous shortage of disposable gloves hurdles the growth of North America disposable gloves market.

The North America disposable gloves market, by material, is segmented into natural rubber, nitrile, neoprene, polyethylene, and others. The others segment held the largest share of the market with a share of 39.2% amassing US$ 1,143.91 million and is expected to retain its dominance during the forecast period, thereby accounting for 38.3% thus reaching upto 2,935.21 million by 2028 at 14.4% CAGR during 2021–2028.

Based on type, the North America disposable gloves market is fragmented into powder and powder-free. With 84.7% share of the domain, the powder-free segment dominated the market in 2021. It accrued US$ 2,468.61 million in 2021 and is estimated to generate US$ 6,561.54 million by 2028 to grow at a CAGR of 15.0% over the forecast period.

Our regional analysis states that US captured 80.9% market share in 2021. It was assessed at US$ 2,358.00 million in 2021 and is likely to hit US$ 6,287.96 million by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 15.0% during the forecast period.

Key players dominating the North America disposable gloves market are Ansell Limited, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Cardinal Health Inc, Hartalega Holdings Berhad, Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd, Mölnlycke, RUBBEREX, Sempermed, Supermax Corporation Berhad, and Top Glove Corporation Bhd among others. 

  • In June 2019, Top glove corporation launched BioGreen biodegradable nitrile powder free gloves for use in healthcare as well as non-Healthcare sector. These new biodegradable gloves has been proven to biodegrade 10 times faster than conventional nitrile examination gloves. Moreover, BioGreen gloves also minimize the risk of Type IV hypersensitivity reactions triggered by exposure of certain chemicals.  
  • In Oct 2020, Mölnlycke is celebrating World Handwashing Day with the global launch of the innovative Biogel PI UltraTouch S surgical disposable glove, which can addresses the problem of allergic contact dermatitis among surgical teams.

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