"We Envision Growth Strategies Most Suited
to Your Business"

Disposable Medical Gloves Market to Reach $33.42 Bn by 2032; Growing Awareness Regarding Health and Hygiene to Foster Market Development

March 14, 2022 | Healthcare

The global disposable medical gloves market is anticipated to grow by reaching 33.42 billion by 2032. Fortune Business Insights™ in its report titled “Disposable Medical Gloves Market Size, Share & COVID-19 Impact Analysis, By Application (Surgical and Examination), By Material (Latex and Synthetic), By Category (Powdered and Powder-free), By End-User (Hospitals & Clinics, Diagnostic/Pathology Labs, Dental Clinics, and Others), and Regional Forecast, 2024-2032” observes that the market size stood at USD 9.14 billion in 2023 and expected to reach USD 10.40 billion in 2024. The market projected to grow at a CAGR of 15.7% during the forecast period. Growing awareness regarding health and hygiene, rising demand for examination gloves, and mass vaccinations may foster industry progress.

Top Glove Corporation Bhd Launches its Flagship Green Product to Boost Brand Image

Top Glove Corporation Bhd launched its flagship green product in June 2019. This launch took place in conjunction with the World Environment Day. This launch may enable Top Glove Corporation to expand its product portfolio, attract consumers, and boost its brand image globally.

Strong Demand for the Product from Healthcare Sector to Boost Market Growth

The market is expected to be positively impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic due to robust disposable medical gloves. The sudden surge in COVID patients led to the adoption of high-quality and effective medical gloves. Moreover, the adoption of reduced capacities, automated production techniques, and part-time shifts may enable manufacturers to balance costs and improve brand image. These factors may propel industry growth during the pandemic.

To get a detailed report summary and research scope of this market, click here:


Strong Awareness Regarding Safety and Hygiene from Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI) to Foster Industry Growth

The rising awareness among the population regarding the product's benefits is expected to fuel industry development. Rising healthcare expenditure from several countries is expected to boost the adoption of the product. Furthermore, the rising adoption of disposable medical gloves from the population is expected to increase sales. As per the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), in 2020, hospitals in Mexico reached 4,909 compared to 4,707 in 2019. In addition, the prevalence of robust healthcare infrastructure in developed countries may foster the disposable medical gloves market growth.

Manufacturers Adopt Acquisition Strategies to Improve Brand Image

Prominent companies operating in the market adopt acquisition strategies to improve brand image. For example, ANSELL LTD. acquired SANREA Healthcare Products Pvt Limited and Primus Gloves Private Limited in December 2020. The companies are the major manufacturers of disposable gloves in India. This acquisition may enable the company to boost its brand image. Furthermore, companies incorporate research and development, mergers, expansions, novel product launches, and partnerships to boost their market position globally.

Key Industry Development

  • October 2020: Mölnlycke Health Care AB announced skin-friendly Biogel surgical gloves. The gloves reduce the risk of allergic reactions.

List of Key Players Profiled in this Market Report

  • Top Glove Corporation Bhd (Malaysia)

  • Cardinal Health (U.S.)

  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation (U.S.)

  • Sri Trang Agro-Industry Plc. (Thailand)

  • Mölnlycke Health Care AB (Sweden)

  • ANSELL LTD. (Australia)

  • Hartalega (Malaysia)

  • Semperit AG Holding (Austria)

  • Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd (Malaysia)

  • Supermax Corporation Berhad (Malaysia)

Further Report Findings

  • The market in North America stood at USD 6.68 billion in 2021 and is expected to gain a significant portion of the global disposable medical gloves market share in the upcoming years. Strong investments by governments to develop a strong healthcare infrastructure may boost these medical gloves’ demand.

  • Furthermore, the rising number of surgeries in ASCs and hospitals may boost the demand for the product. In addition, strong demand for excellent quality powder gloves may foster industry progress.

  • According to application, the examination segment is expected to dominate the market due to increasing diagnostic tests among healthcare providers.

Table of Segmentation



Study Period


Base Year


Estimated Year


Forecast Period


Historical Period



Value (USD Billion)


By Application

  • Surgical

  • Examination

By Material

  • Latex

  • Synthetic

    • Nitrile

    • Neoprene

    • Polyisoprene

    • Others

By Category

  • Powdered

  • Powder-free

By End-User

  • Hospital & Clinics

  • Diagnostic/Pathology Labs

  • Dental Clinics

  • Others

By Geography

  • North America

    • U.S. (By Category)

    • Canada (By Category)

  • Europe

    • Germany (By Category)

    • France (By Category)

    • Spain (By Category)

    • U.K. (By Category)

    • Italy (By Category)

    • Scandinavia (By Category)

    • Rest of Europe (By Category)

  • Asia Pacific

    • China (By Category)

    • Japan (By Category)

    • India (By Category)

    • Australia (By Category)

    • Southeast Asia (By Category)

    • Rest of Asia Pacific (By Category)

  • Latin America

    • Brazil (By Category)

    • Mexico (By Category)

    • Rest of Latin America (By Category)

  • Middle East & Africa

    • South Africa (By Category)

    • GCC (By Category)

    • Rest of Middle East & Africa (By Category)

Disposable Medical Gloves Market
  • PDF
  • 2023
  • 2019-2022
  • 208


  • 4850

Our Clients

Pont Europe
We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies . Privacy.