Cleanroom consumables include protective clothing, gloves, apparel, face masks, headgear, shoe covers, wipers, cleaning products, and adhesives & tapes that are designed and manufactured to extremely high purity standards to protect products from contamination in controlled cleanroom environments in various industries. Cleanroom consumables are used in semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries where even minor contaminations could severely impact the product quality.
Market key trends:
Strict regulations regarding manufacturing of pharmaceutical and medical products are driving the demand for protective clothing in cleanroom environments. Protective clothing helps block contaminants and microbial agents to ensure product safety. Moreover, rising demand for generic drugs and increase in outsourcing of pharmaceutical manufacturing are also fueling the need for advanced cleanroom consumables to ensure high quality and sterility of pharmaceutical products. Growing prevalence of chronic diseases globally and increasing regulatory approvals of novel drugs are further expected to propel the Europe cleanroom consumables market growth over the forecast period.
The global Europe Cleanroom Consumables Market Growth is estimated to be valued at US$ 3233.99 Bn or Mn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 5.8% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
The Europe cleanroom consumables market is dominated by the apparel segment. The apparel segment accounted for over 35% of the market share in 2023. This is due to frequent usage of apparel such as gloves, coveralls, and hoods by cleanroom personnel to prevent contamination of sterile environments.
The cleanroom wipes segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to increased usage of wipes for cleaning of surfaces and equipment across cleanroom facilities in pharmaceutical and medical device industries.
The global Europe cleanroom consumables market size is expected to witness high growth, exhibiting CAGR of 5.8% over the forecast period, due to increasing stringent regulations in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries in Europe.
Germany dominates the Europe cleanroom consumables market and is expected to continue its dominance over the forecast period. This is attributed to the presence of large pharmaceutical and medical device companies in the country. The UK cleanroom consumables market is expected to exhibit the highest CAGR during the forecast period driven by rising adoption of cleanroom consumables in the growing biotechnology and life sciences industries.
Key players operating in the Europe cleanroom consumables market are Berkshire Corporation, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Contec, Inc., DuPont, Ansell Ltd., Illinois Tool Works Inc., Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., Helapet, Steris Plc., and VWR International, LLC. (Avantor). Berkshire Corporation is a leading provider of cleanroom consumables such as apparel, wipes and safety products.