Radiation Protection Apparels Market Scenario
It is estimated that the radiation protection apparels market is expected to reach USD 772.79 million by 2030 at CAGR of 7.14% during the forecast period of 2022–2030. Radiation protection apparel is majorly used to minimize radiation exposure projected towards vital organs during the medical imaging procedures such as radiography, fluoroscopy, and computed tomography. This type of apparel plays a prime role providing protection to the vital organs.
The global market is driven by factors such as increase in number of medical imaging processes, coupled with the increase in the technological advancements in anti-radiation clothing. Also, growing awareness among professionals and technical personnel, and rise in the implementation of radiation guidelines in organizations is estimated to drive the growth of the radiation protection apparels market.
Factors such as high cost of the apparel, increasing concerns regarding the safety, and high price of the specialized clothing are restraining the growth of radiation protection apparels global market.
Moreover, major companies in the market are involved in strategic partnerships to strengthen their position in the market. For instance, in May 2015, Ansell Limited acquired Microgard, a protective clothing manufacturer. With this acquisition, the company aims to increase its product portfolio and expand its geographical presence.
The radiation protection apparels market has been segmented into product type, Material, and end user. The market, based on product type, has been segmented into aprons, gloves, head shields, thyroid shields, and others. The market, by material mode, has been segmented into lead free, lead-based, light weight lead composite, and others. The market, by end user has been segmented into hospitals and clinics, research laboratories, and others. The market has been segmented, by region, into the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East & Africa. The market for radiation protection apparels in the Americas has further been segmented into North America and Latin America, with the North American market divided into the US and Canada. The European radiation protection apparels market has been segmented into Western Europe and Eastern Europe. Western Europe has further been classified as Germany, France, the UK, Italy, Spain, and the rest of Western Europe. The market for radiation protection apparels in Asia-Pacific has been segmented into Japan, China, India, South Korea, Australia, and the rest of Asia-Pacific. The market for radiation protection apparels in the Middle East & Africa has been segmented into the Middle East and Africa.
Regional Market Summary
Geographically, the Americas is expected to dominate the radiation protection apparels market due to the presence of regulatory mandates in the region. Also, the increasing initiatives carried out by various public and private organizations to educate people about the severity and the side effects of the radiation also favours the growth of the radiation protection aprons in the region. Europe is expected to hold the second largest position in the radiation protection apparels market. The market growth in this region is because of the presence of a well-established healthcare system and an increase in insurance coverage. Asia-Pacific is estimated to be the fastest growing region in the market due to the improved adoption of technology in the area of protective clothing. Also, various companies are focusing on this region for expansion due to low labour costs and the abundant availability of raw resources. On the other hand, the Middle East & Africa has the least share of the market due to the less innovative techniques in healthcare systems.
Radiation Protection Apparels Market, by Product Type
Radiation Protection Apparels Market, by Material
Radiation Protection Apparels Market, by End User
Radiation Protection Apparels Market, by Region
Radiation Protection Apparels Market, by Key Players
|Market Size||772.79 Million USD 2030|
|Forecast Units||Value (USD Million)|
|Report Coverage||Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends|
|Segments Covered||Product type, Material, and End user|
|Geographies Covered||North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)|
|Key Vendors||Barrier Technologies, Biodex Medical Systems Inc., CABLAS S.R.L, Kiran, Lite Tech Inc., MAVIG GmbH, Protech Medical, Rego X-ray GmbH, Scanflex medical AB, Shielding International Inc., Teijin Limited, Ultraray|
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :
Radiation protection apparels market is projected to grow at a 7.14% CAGR between 2022-2030.
The Americas is expected to lead the radiation protection apparels market.
Rise in number of medical imaging processes and increase in technological advances in anti-radiation clothing are the key factors driving the radiation protection apparels market.
Concerns about safety and high apparel cost may limit the radiation protection apparels market growth.
Top players in the radiation protection apparels market include Teijin Limited, Shielding International, Inc., Rego X-ray GmbH, Protech Medical, Lite Tech, Inc., CABLAS S.R.L, Biodex Medical Systems, Inc., Barrier Technologies, MAVIG GmbH, Scanflex Medical AB, Ultraray, and Kiran.