Hydrogels Global Market to Reach $19.6 Billion by 2030: Consumer Adoption of Hydrogel Contact Lenses Bodes Well for Growth

Dublin, April 13, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Hydrogels: Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The global market for Hydrogels estimated at US$13.4 Billion in the year 2022, is projected to reach a revised size of US$19.6 Billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 4.9% over the analysis period 2022-2030.

Natural, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 4.1% CAGR and reach US$5.9 Billion by the end of the analysis period.

Taking into account the ongoing post pandemic recovery, growth in the Synthetic segment is readjusted to a revised 5.1% CAGR for the next 8-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $3.3 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 6.7% CAGR

The Hydrogels market in the U.S. is estimated at US$3.3 Billion in the year 2022. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$4.1 Billion by the year 2030 trailing a CAGR of 6.7% over the analysis period 2022 to 2030.

Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 2.9% and 4.4% respectively over the 2022-2030 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.9% CAGR. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$2.9 Billion by the year 2030.

Select Competitors (Total 59 Featured) -

  • 3M Company
  • Alliqua BioMedical, Inc.
  • Ashland, Inc.
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • BSN Medical GmbH
  • Cardinal Health, Inc.
  • Coloplast A/S
  • ConvaTec, Inc.
  • Cosmo Bio Co., Ltd.
  • Derma Sciences, Inc.
  • Evonik Industries AG
  • Gentell Corporation
  • Hollister, Inc.
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Medline Industries, Inc.
  • Medtronic PLC
  • Molnlycke Health Care
  • Momentive Performance Materials, Inc.
  • MPM Medical LLC
  • Ocular Therapeutix, Inc.
  • Paul Hartmann AG
  • Procyon Corporation
  • Royal DSM NV
  • Smith & Nephew PLC

What`s New for 2023?

  • Special coverage on Russia-Ukraine war; global inflation; easing of zero-Covid policy in China and its `bumpy` reopening; supply chain disruptions, global trade tensions; and risk of recession.
  • Global competitiveness and key competitor percentage market shares
  • Market presence across multiple geographies - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial
  • Online interactive peer-to-peer collaborative bespoke updates
  • Access to digital archives and Research Platform
  • Complimentary updates for one year

Key Attributes:

Report AttributeDetails
No. of Pages588
Forecast Period2022 - 2030
Estimated Market Value (USD) in 2022$13.4 Billion
Forecasted Market Value (USD) by 2030$19.6 Billion
Compound Annual Growth Rate4.9%
Regions CoveredGlobal

Key Topics Covered:




  • Influencer Market Insights
  • Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession
  • Expanding Applications and Product Innovations Spur Growth in the Global Hydrogel Market
  • Emerging Economies to Post Strong Growth
  • Industry Witnesses Rise in Demand for Synthetic Hydrogels
  • Synthetic Hydrogels by Polymer Type: A Snapshot
  • Hydrogels - Global Key Competitors Percentage Market Share in 2022 (E)
  • Competitive Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial for Players Worldwide in 2022 (E)



  • Innovations Expand Addressable Market for Hydrogels
  • Rise in Incidence of Chronic Diseases and High Treatment Costs Drive Demand for Hydrogel Dressings for Wound Healing
  • Global Prevalence of Wounds
  • Global Wound Care Market: Percentage Breakdown of Spending by Wound Type
  • Personal Care Product: An Evolving Niche Market
  • Global Skin Care Market Size in US$ Billion for the Years 2019, 2021, 2023 and 2025
  • Consumer Adoption of Hydrogel Contact Lenses Augurs Well for Market Growth
  • Global Contact Lens Fits by Category (In %): 2019
  • Hydrogels Evolve as Emerging Alternative for Food Packaging
  • Agriculture Sector Depicts Strong Growth Potential
  • Global Water Utilization: Percentage Share Breakdown for Agricultural Practices, Industrial Processes, and Domestic Usage
  • Rising Concerns over Polluting Water Resources: An Opportunity for Hydrogels Market
  • Need for Wastewater Treatment Presents Opportunity for Hydrogels: Percentage of Wastewater Treated in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa
  • Growing Emphasis on Sustainability and Positive Impact on Hydrogels
  • Growth in Biomedical Applications of Hydrogels
  • Hydrogels for Cartilage Regeneration
  • Growing Need for Targeted Controlled Drug Delivery (TCDD) Drives Importance of Hydrogels
  • Hydrogel Nanoparticles: The New Hydrogels for Drug Delivery
  • Evaporative Cooling Hydrogel Packaging: Increasing Storage Stability of Pharmaceuticals
  • Growing Focus on Baby Hygiene Products Spells Steady Growth Opportunities for Hydrogels
  • Annual Usage of Baby Disposable Diapers Per Infant by Region (Age upto 2.5 years)
  • Global New Births (in Millions) per Annum by Geographic Region
  • World Fertility Rate in % by Region (2013 & 2050F)
  • Increased Demand for Feminine Hygiene Products
  • Global Female Population by Geographic Region: Percentage Breakdown by Region for 2018
  • Number of Menstruating Women Worldwide by Country: 15-49 Years Female Population (in Millions) for 2013 & 2025P
  • Aging Population and the Associated Complications Drive the Demand for Hydrogel
  • Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group in Million by Geographic Region for the Years 2019, 2025, 2035 and 2050
  • Rise in Demand for Novel Hydrogel Dressings for Wound Healing Propels Innovations
  • Hydrogel
  • Types of Hydrogel
  • Natural Hydrogels
  • Select Natural Hydrogels: Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Synthetic Hydrogels
  • Select Synthetic Hydrogels: Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Hybrid Hydrogels




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