FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Research Report-Forecast till 2027

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Research Report: Information By Type (Flat-Fold and Cup Style), Application (Individual and Medical Institutions) and Region (Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East & Africa)- Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/HC/8840-CR | September 2020 | Region: Global | 105 pages

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Overview

FFP2 grade protective masks market is expected to have raised the standards of mass protection and coverage. The market has increased tremendously in production as well as distribution level. The use of the FFP2 grade protective masks market is quite important as it creates enormous growth opportunities for the ones who have already established in the game playing of mass production and also the new entrants to the market. The FFP2 grade protective masks industry is also really protecting the actual population and people because of the increasing rate of infection and all the contentious diseases that are spreading in today's world. 

The demand for personal hygiene, personal protection, and products that protect oneself is very important. And protection comes with a face mask. Not only does it protect from diseases but also protects from the increasing pollution that is disrupting the environment day by day. 

The FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market is expected to register a 5.4% CAGR during the assessment period, 2020 to 2027, to reach USD 6,812.03 Million by 2027.

Covid 19 Analysis of FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market

The current situation of the global pandemic has tremendously harmed safe and prominent human life. The factors that have driven the market to grow in terms of FFP2 grade protective masks market size. It is due to the number of patients that have started suffering from coronavirus. The general public suddenly raised the FFP2 grade protective masks industry demands. As people would fear struck and wanted more and more general health to be safe. 

The FFP2 grade protective masks market rose because it was bought in really high numbers. There's a large FFP2 grade protective masks market forecast, that the rising cost of the raw materials that are used for production is summed up with the disruption of the suppliers in certain areas or regions and hence it is expected to hamper the growth of the growing market. FFP2 grade mask market size hence can decrease. 

Global FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market, by Type, 2019 (%)
FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market

Source: MRFR Analysis

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Dynamics


The FFP2 grade protective masks market is growing globally due to certain factors. These factors include the increasing number of patients who are suffering from coronavirus not only this but some people are concerned about their health in today's world due to the increasing pollution. Pollution is something that is affecting the environment. Other factors include the rate of infectious and contagious diseases that are increasing tremendously and also people in today's world demand personal protection products which include face masks. 


FFP2 grade protective masks market size is increasing globally due to the number of opportunities that are being created. More and more people are getting sick due to the environment that is quite sensitive. Due to the increased and improved lifestyles of people, they usually tend to get sensitive to antigens that create allergies and hence need protective face masks to protect such antigens from getting into the body. Covid 19 has globally affected each one of us and hence every country demands more and more numbers of masks each day. With this the US has emerged as the global hotspot, the US has the world's confirmed largest deaths. Although protective masks market size won't only grow alone due to Covid. Way before the pandemic, contiguous as well as infectious diseases that are spreading tremendously were the reason for FFP2 grade protective masks market trends. Also, people are more concerned about their protection that can be provided by face masks.


Although the FFP2 grade protective masks market is increasing globally, some factors restrict it from its growth. The factors that restrict FFP2 grade protective masks market size is the raw material for production is costly, the suppliers' chain has disrupted at many regions, the demand for masks are increasing at a rate which cannot be met by the manufacturing and lots of masks are manufactured but cannot be transported or imported due to the situation of COVID 19. A lot of N95 masks were wasted after being manufactured because the centers for disease control and prevention (CDC) recommended that and N95 masks shouldn't be worn by everybody as in the general public but only by the medical professionals.

Value Chain Analysis

FFP2 grade protective masks market is growing globally and with it comes many positive points and uses of this accessory. People use it for personal protection, masks are used for keeping the germs confined to an infected person, all the contagious and infectious diseases can be limited due to the practice of wearing masks. Masks have proved to be one of the most essential parts of life in the year 2020 and are still going on in the year 2021. Covid 19 and the pandemic has been suppressed more or less due to the practice of wearing masks.

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Segmentation

The FFP2 grade protective masks market in the global market has been divided based on the type, application, and distribution channel.

Based On The Type

The FFP2 grade protective masks industry has been divided based on the type into flat fold type and cup style. The flat fold segment of the FFP2 grade protective mass-market holds the largest share position in 2019. The flat fold FFP2 grade protective masks industry proved to be the most accepted due to the attribute of product launches and also the large preference by the practitioners who wore them.

Based On The Application

The FFP2 grade protective masks market has been divided based on the application into individual and medical institutions. Also on the application side, the individual side or segment seems to have more weightage because the WHO world health organization has instructed every member to wear a mask. This has resulted in a major share of individuals wearing a mast and hence the major share in the current year is of the application by individuals.

Based On The Distribution Channel

The market trends have been divided based on the distribution channels into medical pharmacies, shops, retail stores, wholesalers, distributors, and other retail formats.

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market Regional Analysis

The FFP2 grade protective masks market has been divided based on the region into Asia Pacific, Europe, America and the Middle East, and Africa. There is further segmentation into the Asia Pacific Market for FFP2 grade protective masks which is based on the region into China, Japan, India, Australia, South Korea, and the rest of the Asia Pacific. Due to the maximum number of COVID cases in the Asia Pacific as well as due to the presence of some major market players. The Asia Pacific was held as the highest market share in the year 2019. As in the year 2020, the highest number of cases were in India and China which provoked the demand for face masks as it was the first line precaution that every individual took to prevent any further contact with individuals. Masks were used to prevent individuals from contracting the virus.

Each of the regions is divided further into many other bifurcations of the region such as America's is bifurcated into North American South America. North America has further divided into the US, Canada, and Mexico. America held the second-largest share due to its prominent market player and also there was well-developed health care and people spent a significant amount in per capita healthcare.

Europe is further divided into Germany, France, Italy, the UK, Russia, and the rest of Europe. It seems like Europe is the third-largest shareholder in the FFP2 grade protective mass market.

The Middle East in Africa is segmented into two major regions which are the middle East and Africa. So the middle east Africa market is further divided into GCC countries, Israel, and Turkey. There are many regions where the Middle East market has a substantial, firm, and stable place in the market. Due to healthcare infrastructure medical tourism and increasing adoption. Africa's for the divided into Egypt, South Africa, and rest of Africa.

FFP2 Grade Protective Masks Market- Competitive Landscapes

The most prominent key players in the global FFP2 grade protective mass markets are as follows-

  • Honeywell (US)

  • 3M (US)

  • Ansell Ltd. ( Australia)

  • Kimberly - Clark (US)

  • CM Mask ( China)

  • DACH Schutzbekleidung GmbH & Co. KG ( Germany)

  • Hakugen Earth (Japan)

  • Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co., Ltd (China)

  • Shanghai YunQing Industrial Co., Ltd (China)

  • The Gerson Company (US)

  • Winner Medical (China)

The prominent players in the global FFP2 grade protective masks market practice various strategies to cater to the increasing demands of masks in today's world. They use various strategies and policies such as joint ventures, expansion as well as collaborations.

Recent Developments

  • The global FFP2 grade protective masks industry is expected to prominently grow at a 5.4% CAGR in the assisted period of 2020 to 2027.

  • He sent me there has been an increase in the number of manufacturers as well as distributors worldwide data creating normless growth opportunities for the players that existed earlier and the newcomers.

  • Due to the increasing number of patients that are suffering from coronavirus, a larger amount of FFP2 grade protective mass-market increment.

  • Due to the coronavirus and the requirement of mass, many countries emerged to be the global hotspot. 

Report Overview

The FFP2 grade protective masks market research report consists of the following elements :

  • Market Overview

  • COVID 19 Analysis

  • Market Dynamics

  • Value Chain Analysis

  • Market Segmentation

  • Regional Analysis

  • Competitive Landscape

  • Recent Developments 

This global research report of the FFP2 grade protective masks industry consists of various prominent players in the market that are continuously manufacturing and distributing the product. There are various bases under which masks are classified such as the type of application and distribution channels. Various regions are involved in mask production and manufacturing and hold a larger share in the global market. The research also gives a thought of studying the covid analysis and how the FFP2 grade protective masks industry has been affected due to it. The future opportunities for growth in FFP2 masks are also mentioned in the research report.


The general public, medical staff, and almost every working individual or nonworking.

Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   USD 6,812.03 Million
  CAGR   5.4%
  Base Year   2020
  Forecast Period   2027
  Historical Data   2019
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Type, Application, and Distribution Channel
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Honeywell (US), 3M (US), Ansell Ltd. ( Australia), Kimberly - Clark (US), CM Mask ( China), DACH Schutzbekleidung GmbH & Co. KG ( Germany), Hakugen Earth (Japan), Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co., Ltd (China), Shanghai YunQing Industrial Co., Ltd (China), The Gerson Company (US), Winner Medical (China)
  Key Market Opportunities

  • Increased and improved lifestyles of people
  • Due to covid pandemic, contiguous as well as infectious diseases that are spreading tremendously were the reason for ffp2 grade protective masks market trends
  •   Key Market Drivers

  • Increasing demand from key regions
  • growing demand from potential industries

  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    The frequency rate of infectious and contagious diseases has increased, and this is estimated to bolster the market in the forecast period.

    A 5.4% CAGR is estimated to propel the global market in the upcoming period.

    Hakugen Earth (Japan), DACH Schutzbekleidung GmbH & Co. K.G. (Germany), and Shanghai Dasheng Health Products Manufacturing Co., Ltd (China),

    The application segment is estimated to create an optimistic scope for development in the coming period.

    This table of content is tentative and subject to change as the research progresses.

    Please Note:  Financial details of company cannot be provided if the information of the company is not available in public domain and or reliable source.