Face Shield Market Research Report - Global Forecast till 2027

Global Face Shield Market Research Report: Information by Material Type (Polycarbonate and Cellulose Acetate), End-Use [Individual and Professional (Healthcare, Manufacturing, Chemical and Others)] and Region - Forecast to 2027

ID: MRFR/CR/8677-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 90 pages

Please note that the assessment period of the report has been updated from 2018-2026 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill Sample form for the updated data.

Market Scenario


Global Face Shield Market size was valued at approximately USD 3.1 Billion in 2019 and is projected to grow at a 6.2% CAGR between 2020 and 2026. The demand for face shield is anticipated to increase owing to the growth in the healthcare and manufacturing industries across the world. With the increasing adoption of stringent regulations regarding the application of workplace safety rules, the demand for face shield across various industries is expected to surge in the next couple of years. Emerging economies, especially in Asia-Pacific, are experiencing growth in the healthcare and manufacturing industry. As per MRFR analysis, China and India have the most lucrative opportunities with the highest industrial production. Within the region, India is anticipated to have the highest value of global project investment with a value exceeding USD 350 billion in the next four to five years. Indian government initiatives such as ‘Make in India’ and ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ are further anticipated to boost the manufacturing industry, which in turn is expected to boost the demand for the face shield market during the forecast period.


Market Synopsis


Global Face Shield Market is anticipated to witness exponential growth in the next couple of years. The outbreak of COVID-19 has created lucrative growth opportunities not only for the existing manufacturers but also for the budding startups across various industries. According to MRFR analysis, amidst the current scenario of COVID-19, the healthcare industry is expected to witness the highest demand for face shields across the globe. This is evident from the fact that many manufacturers that are not specialized in the healthcare industry are moving into the manufacturing of face shields. For instance, Amazon.com, Inc., an e-commerce company based in the US, began the production of face shields for the US healthcare industry. Similarly, Apple, Inc. is manufacturing face shields for the US medical workers.


Market USP


Growth in the healthcare and manufacturing industries, coupled with the rising number of COVID-19 cases across the globe, is expected to drive the demand for face shield during the forecast period.


Market Drivers



  • The Rising Number of Global Pandemics Such as COVID-19: Increasing the number of global pandemics such as COVID-19 is driving the demand for face shields across the healthcare industry. With the rising number of infectious diseases, the demand for face shield is anticipated to increase significantly.



  • Growth in the Healthcare and Manufacturing Industry Across the Globe



  • Growth of the Organized Retail Sector in Developing Countries



  • The Advent of E-commerce Platforms


Market Restraints



  • Availability of Counterfeit Products


Segmentation


By Material Type



  • Polycarbonate: The polycarbonate segment dominated the global face shield market in 2019 and is further expected to remain dominant during the forecast period. Polycarbonate is more economical and is more suitable in countering and offering protection against harmful infections.



  • Cellulose Acetate


By End-Use



  • Individual



  • Professional: The professional segment is anticipated to register the strongest growth rate during the forecast period. Owing to the rising application of face shield across various industries, the demand for face shield is likely to grow during the study period. Currently, the healthcare industry is experiencing an unprecedented demand for face shield amidst the COVID -19 outbreak. The professional segment can be classified into:





    • Healthcare 

    • Manufacturing

    • Chemical

    • Others (Construction and Oil & Gas, among others)




By Distribution Channel



  • Store-Based: The majority of face shields are sold through store-based retailers. Vendors play a major role in the supply of face shields in bulk quantities across the professional segment. However, amidst the global pandemic, COVID-19, the demand for face shield is expected to increase from the individual segment for a certain period.



  • Non-Store-Based


By Region



  • North America: North America is anticipated to create lucrative growth opportunities for the face shield market. With the presence of some of the key global players offering face shields, the region is anticipated to have significant growth opportunities through new and innovative product launches in the near future.



  • Europe



  • Asia-Pacific: The Asia-Pacific market for face shield is relatively new compared to North America and Europe. The region is anticipated to create lucrative opportunities in the next couple of years. The increasing number of emerging economies and the growth of the manufacturing and healthcare industries in the region are a few of the key factors towards the growth of the face shield market during the forecast period.



  • Rest of the World


Key Players



  • The 3M Company (US)

  • Honeywell International (US)

  • MSA Safety (US)

  • Medline Industries, Inc. (US)

  • Dymax Corp (US)

  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation (US)

  • Brady Corporation Ltd. (UK)

  • Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (US)

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific (US)

  • Shelby Group International, Inc. (US)



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2019: USD 3.1 Billion
  CAGR    6.2%(2020-2026)
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
  Report Coverage    Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   By Material Type, End-Use and Region
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   The 3M Company (US), Honeywell International (US), MSA Safety (US), Medline Industries, Inc. (US), Dymax Corp (US), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (US), Brady Corporation Ltd. (UK), Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (US), Thermo Fisher Scientific (US), Shelby Group International, Inc. (US)
  Key Market Opportunities   Increasing the number of global pandemics such as COVID-19 is driving the demand for face shields across the healthcare industry.
  Key Market Drivers

  • Growth in the Healthcare and Manufacturing Industry Across the Globe
  • Growth of the Organized Retail Sector in Developing Countries
  • The Advent of E-commerce Platforms


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    Individual as well as professional such as Chemical, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and more are the key end-users in the worldwide market.

    The accelerated demand for face shield can be the result of the expanding manufacturing and healthcare industries across the globe.

    The market can advance at a rate of 6.2% between 2020 and 2026.

    The availability of counterfeit goods in the market can be a major challenge for the future growth.

    Polycarbonate material type can lead the market in the years ahead.