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Focus On Hand Hygiene Among Households, Patients, Hospitals & Regulatory Bodies as the Basic of Infection Control Amplifies Commercial Opportunities for Hand Sanitizers

The global market for Hand Sanitizers is projected to reach US$2.35 billion by 2025, driven by consistently increasing threats and risks related to infections and hand-hygiene related disease outbreaks, rising focus on preventive healthcare, and growing consumer interest in eco-friendly green sanitizers.
Hand Sanitizers are hand cleansing agents formulated to efficiently remove germs from the skin, without the need for water and soap. Available in alcohol-based and alcohol-free versions, sanitizers remove the outer layer of oil, thereby wiping out any short-lived pathogens present on hands. Over the years, these innovative formulations gained popularity as a reliable method to clean hands.Beneficial attributes such as usage convenience and flexibility, reduced time in cleaning, decreased bacterial count, relatively lesser irritation to skin, improved skin texture, and wider availability in a range of formats including gels, lotions, as well as dispenser formats, have created ample oppo…

Established Applications in Apparel, Footwear & Luggage Sustains the Global Market for Zippers

The global market for Zippers is projected to reach US$19.8 billion by 2024, driven by changing fashion trends and growing demand from markets such as apparel, footwear and luggage.
Zippers, the mechanical devices or accessories designed to temporarily join two edges of a fabric, are mundane products yet indispensable in a range of end-use products in textile, fashion, travel gear and other industries. Playing a dual role of securing the garment or other products and as decorative accents, zippers are ubiquitous in a range of products from pants, jackets, boots, tents, backpacks, luggage, to purses, handbags, wallets, pencil cases and many other items. Simple design advancements in zip fasteners have over the decades helped revolutionize the art of garment designing, and have greatly impacted the manner in which clothing is made to fit the human body. Changing trends in fashion, constant demand for new designs, increasing westernization of fashion in developing countries and strong gr…

Increasing Incidence of Genetic Disorders, Advancements in Genetic Science, and Growing Awareness about Predictive Diagnostics Drive the Global Predictive Diagnostics Market

The global market for predictive diagnostics is projected to reach US$2 billion by 2024, driven by marked increase in occurrence of genetic conditions, higher level of awareness, and technological advancements in genetic science.
The global market for Predictive Diagnostics is advancing rapidly in sync with the progress attained in genetic sequencing. Predictive genetic tests determine the genetic makeup of an individual, exposing predisposition to specific diseases. Driven by a higher level of awareness and a marked increase in the occurrence of genetic conditions, technological advancements in genetic science over the last decade resulted in the development of 'targeted' therapeutics and diagnostics that deliver a more personalized healthcare approach. Thanks to progress made in proteomics and genetics, physicians are increasingly successful in identifying individuals with high susceptibility to several disorders, including CDDs (chronic degenerative diseases) before the appe…

Myriad Benefits of Powder Metallic Components Brings Out the Automotive Industry as the Engine of Growth in the Global Powder Metallurgy Market

Myriad Benefits of Powder Metallic Components Brings Out the Automotive Industry as the Engine of Growth in the Global Powder Metallurgy Market
Global Powder Metallurgy market is projected to reach US$27.6 billion by 2024, driven by stable automotive production, and rapid growth of the additive manufacturing.
Powder metallurgy refers to technologies and techniques that involve use of wide range of metals, in their powder form, to form components and materials, enabling material conservation, cost reduction in machining and uniformity in final products. Increasing global population, rapid urbanization, changing consumer preferences, economic growth and consumer willingness and ability to purchase a range of products are the macro factors driving growth in the powder metallurgy market. Increasing use in existing applications and emergence of new applications are expected to drive growth in Powder Metallurgy market in the fol…

Aging Population, Launch of Innovative Products, and Growing Awareness Drive the Global Incontinence and Ostomy Care Products Market

The global market for incontinence and ostomy care products is projected to exceed US$23.5 billion by 2024, driven by growing aging population; rising product awareness among consumers; product innovations; and favorable healthcare reforms in several countries.
The global market for incontinence products is driven by factors, such as increasing incidence of urinary incontinence, rising aging population; better consumer awareness, as well as introduction of innovative, user-friendly, and customized products. The market is also witnessing increasing online sales of adult diapers. Growing demand of the product from the developing regions is also contributing to the market growth. Meanwhile, the market for ostomy care products is driven by increasing survival rates from colorectal and urinary cancers. Concurrent with this is the rise in the prevalence rates of inflammatory bowel diseases, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, which necessitates patients to undergo surgical pr…

Introduction of Improved DisplayPort Capabilities to Drive Future Growth in the Global DisplayPorts Market

Global shipments of DisplayPort-Enabled Devices are forecast to exceed 2.7 billion units by 2024, driven by growing need for advanced display interface standards across various devices including ultra-high-definition displays, smartphones, and AR/VR headsets.
DisplayPort is an open digital display interface established by the VESA (Video Electronics Standards Association), an independent standards entity for connecting digital video and audio sources to display devices at lower EMI and power in comparison to existing legacy standards. Growth in the DisplayPort interface market is driven by the increased consumer demand for high-quality video content and high-performance displays in thinner form factors.Due to their capability of supporting other legacy display interfaces, such as HDMI, DVI, and VGA through simple and affordable adapters without replacing existing displays and projectors, DisplayPorts continue to gain increased adoption in mobile display applications markets. Growth in …

Potential Risks from Epidemics, Drug-Resistant Viruses and the Resulting Focus on Safety, Health, and Sanitation Drives Demand for Disinfectants

The global market for Disinfectants is projected to reach US$8.0 billion by 2024, driven by potential risks from disease outbreaks, the rising need to address drug-resistant germs and inexplicable viruses, and growing demand for eco-friendly green disinfectants.
Disinfectants eliminate or inactivate viable pathogenic organisms and prevent proliferation of microorganisms including several types of disease-causing microbes such as bacteria, fungi and viruses. While cleaning removes most microorganisms, it often fails to kill harmful pathogens, leaving scope for contamination at critical points. Rather than covering all situations and surfaces, disinfection is used at critical points where growth of harmful pathogens can jeopardize quality or safety of man, machines, and medical devices. The global market for disinfectants is on a growth path, encouraged by rising concerns associated with the spread and impact of outbreaks of swine flu, MRSA, Ebola, Zika, and avian flu in recent years and…

Growing Global Vehicle Fleet & Rising Average Age of Vehicles Drive the Automotive Aftermarket

The global Automotive Aftermarket is projected to reach US$560.6 billion by 2024, driven by the increasing average age of vehicles and the number of vehicles in operation. Demand for automotive parts in the aftermarket depends largely on replacement intervals. More frequent replacements translate into higher market opportunities for aftermarket parts and components. Replacement cycles vary widely across geographic regions and for different product categories. In case of wiper system replacements, Japan, where safety tops the priority charts with vehicle owners replacing wiper blades every 1.2 years, presents tremendous opportunities for growth. Europeans, on an average, replace wiper blades every 1.5 years. Within Europe, differences exist among countries. Scandinavians, for instance, change the blades more frequently with the average replacement period being 1.5 years. British, Italian and Spanish motorists, on the other hand, replace the wipers every 3 years. Vehicle owners in Franc…

Evergreen Importance of Baked Goodies such as Bread & Biscuits as Everyday Food Sustains Growth of Bakery Products

The global market for Bakery Products is projected to exceed US$570 billion by 2024, driven by the evergreen importance of baked goodies such as bread, biscuits, cakes and pastries as everyday food coupled with continued innovation-driven metamorphosis into healthy-for-you food which helps retain relevance in a transforming food market dominated by health and safety concerns.   
Once perceived as food of a sick man, bakery products comprising bread, breakfast cereals, biscuits, cakes and pastries, among others, eventually evolved to become important food items among a vast population globally. These products are even witnessing increasing popularity among consumers in countries where rice has been a staple food for several decades. After sweeping through the developed economies, the convenience food trend is presently benefiting penetration through the developing economies. Growth in the market is attributed to various factors including availability of broad range of products at reason…