ID: MRFR/MED/2001-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 80 pages
Sutures commonly called as stitches are surgical threads used to close cuts of a wound so that healing occurs rapidly. It also avoids infection of an open wound. The market for Middle East and Africa surgical sutures is growing moderately at a CAGR rate of 5%. The market’s driving factors are rising incidences of accidents, growing expenditure on health which leads to greater use of sutures, growing popularity of cosmetic surgeries and development of advanced sutures such as film coated sutures. The market’s constraints includes increasing preference for minimally invasive surgical procedures and the presence of alternative wound care products which are key factors expected to restrain the growth of this market.
The market is extremely fragmented as there are huge number of players and there are ample opportunities for the entrance of new players in the market. The most attractive strategy is market development and Middle East and Africa provide ample opportunities for development of the market due to large unmet needs.
Absorbable sutures are biodegradable and get absorbed by the body after a certain period of time. On the basis of these properties the absorbable surgical segment had accounted for the largest share of the sutures market in 2016.
The latest trend in the market and key to future market leadership is technological advancement. The development of absorbable sutures based on synthetic materials such as polyglycolic acid, polylactic acid, polydioxanone, polyester etc. is driving the growth of the artificial segment. Another development has been the introduction of anti-microbial film coated sutures which provides additional protection against infection. The latest technological advancement has been the introduction of automated suturing device.
The Middle East and Africa surgical sutures market was estimated to be around $ 430 million in 2016. Taking all factors into consideration, we expect the Middle East and Africa surgical sutures market to reach around $ 576.3 million, by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 5%.
Study Objectives Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market:
Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market, by Raw Material, 2015 (%):
Key Players for Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market:
Some of the key players in this market are Ethicon Inc., B. Braun Melsungen AG, Dolphin Sutures, Synthecon, DemeTECH Corporation, Medtronic plc., Internacional Farmaceutica, Sutures India Pvt. Ltd. and others.
Middle East and Africa surgical sutures market has been segmented on the basis of product type which comprises of absorbable and non-absorbable sutures. On the basis of raw material; market is segmented into natural and synthetic. On the basis of construction; market is segmented into monofilament and multi-filament.
Regional Analysis of Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market:
UAE is the largest market for surgical sutures in entire Middle East and Africa surgical sutures market closely followed by Egypt. Saudi Arabia has higher growth of surgical suture market as compared to the above mentioned regions due to expanding medical facilities and greater per capita income. The rest of Africa market is however the fastest growing with a huge unmet medical needs.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :
Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market is projected to grow at a 5% CAGR between 2013-2022.
The UAE is predicted to dominate the Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market.
Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market is predicted to touch USD 576.3 million by 2022.
Increasing incidence of accidents and availability of advanced sutures are adding market growth.
Availability of absorbable sutures and anti-microbial film coated sutures are the latest trends in the Middle East and Africa Surgical Sutures Market.