Autoclave Market, By Product Type (Vertical Autoclave, Horizontal Autoclave, and Bench Top Autoclave), By End User (Pharmaceutical and healthcare, Aerospace Industry, and Others), and By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa) - Trends, Analysis and Forecast till 2034

Report Code: PMI11118 | Publish Date: February 2024 | No. of Pages: 170

Global Autoclave Market By Product Overview

Introduction:

Autoclave Market was valued at US$ 2.3 billion in 2024 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% to reach US$ 3.9 billion by 2034.

An autoclave is an equipment that uses pressured steam to disinfect devices and glassware. Worldwide, autoclaves are extensively utilized both in domestic and commercial settings. These are the metal, cylindrical containers that offer a physical means of equipment sterilization. To sterilize equipment, autoclaves employ heat, pressure, and steam to inactivate or destroy pathogenic organisms (such as bacteria, viruses, and fungus).

In the upcoming years, it is predicted that the autoclave market would increase significantly. The main causes of this expansion are the development of technology and growing public awareness of the value of infection control and sterilization. Demand for autoclaves is rising as a result of the growth in illnesses linked to healthcare and the growing need for better healthcare facilities. These factors also make efficient and effective sterilizing procedures necessary. Research organizations always need autoclaves because of their high functionality and capacity for sterilization and disinfection.

They are widely used in processes including biological waste management, disinfecting tools and equipment, and eliminating dangerous microorganisms from work areas. Lately, increased investment in research and development models has increased demand for the worldwide autoclave market. Also, the autoclave market has grown dramatically as a result of the COVID-19 epidemic. The emphasis on infection control and sterilization has led to a rise in the use of autoclaves in medical institutions, research labs, and industrial plants that make medical devices and personal protective equipment. Further continuous technological advancements in the working efficiency and efficacy of the autoclave has driven the autoclave market drastically.

A number of other issues, such as improper use of sterilizing equipment and the potential for equipment damage from sterilizing heat-sensitive products like needles at high temperatures, also impede the market's growth. The necessity for skilled personnel and the high initial cost of autoclave setup are further obstacles to the autoclave market's expansion. However, continuous research and development to advance autoclave technology and minimized prices will probably open up new business prospects for industry participants in the near future.

Autoclave Market - Introduction

Disclaimer: This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in the report.

Global Autoclave Market By Product Dynamics

Autoclave Market Key Drivers:                                                                      

  • Rising hospital-acquired Infections

A rise in the incidence of hospital-acquired infections, the growing requirement to manage biohazardous and medical waste, and the expanding use of central sterile supply departments (CSSD) in healthcare facilities are all likely to contribute to the rapid growth of the autoclave market. As an instance, according to a WHO report from 2022, healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) affect a tremendous number of people each year. Many of these can be completely prevented with appropriate care management through sterilization, which is achievable with a useful tool like an autoclave and propels the Autoclave market to expand.

  • Technological advancements

Vendors are spending more money on cutting-edge, contemporary, superior, and technologically sophisticated autoclaves that can sanitize medical supplies and equipment more successfully and quickly. In addition, the market is anticipated to develop as a result of the additional features that steam autoclaves are predicted to incorporate. For example, Consolidated Sterilizer Systems expanded the feature set of their steam autoclaves in February 2021. These improvements provide significant advantages to medical and laboratory institutions alike, encouraging sustainability and lowering the carbon footprint and running expenses of steam autoclaves—which are anticipated to propel the market throughout the research period.

Autoclave Market Restrains:

One of the factors impeding market expansion is the high cost of autoclaves. Therefore, small labs, hospitals and clinics cannot afford to invest in the equipment. This is the reason for small and steady development of the autoclave market in developing countries. The growing need for disposable medical equipment and consumables like needles, syringes, sutures, surgical gowns, masks, staplers is also impeding the autoclave market expansion. This is especially common in industrialized nations. Healthcare practitioners are increasingly using disposable medical equipment and consumables throughout various medical operations due to the risk of cross-contamination caused by multi-drug resistance microbes in medical devices. Additionally, using disposable devices saves money and time when it comes to autoclaving and other techniques of medical device reprocessing.

Global Autoclave Market By Product Segmentation

Autoclave Market is segmented based on Product Type, End User, and region.

Product Type Insight:

  • Vertical Autoclave:

The vertical autoclave offers enormous storage capacity (up to 2000L+) and space-saving approach, making it perfect for central sterilizing units in medical facilities, educational institutions, and scientific research centers.

  • Horizontal Autoclave:

Horizontal autoclaves are perfect for sterilizing huge containers, aircraft components, or bulky equipment in the waste management, food processing, and aerospace sectors. Models with high capacities (up to 4000L+) meet the demands of extensive sterilizing.

  • Benchtop Autoclave:

A benchtop autoclave is perfect for little dentistry offices, clinics, and labs with restricted space. Provide 8L to 50L capacity ranges. Its pre-programmed cycles simplify operation, and its user-friendly interfaces with straightforward controls make it easy to operate.

In comparison to other autoclave types, vertical autoclaves have superior water efficiency, using much less water for successful sterilization. Furthermore, because of its design, it has the capacity to sterilize more medical equipment at once than a horizontal autoclave.

End User Insights:

  • Pharmaceutical and healthcare:

The healthcare and pharmaceutical industries prioritize quicker sterilization cycles in order to accelerate surgical operations. When it comes to sterilizing sensitive tools at low temperatures, pay special attention to biocompatible materials. Regulation adherence and patient safety are guaranteed by data collection and trackable procedures.

  • Aerospace Industry:

In the aerospace industry, delicate materials, instruments, and aircraft parts all need dependable and effective solutions. In order to protect heat-sensitive components, low-temperature sterilizing techniques such as hydrogen peroxide plasma are employed.

  • Others:

The autoclave market has been driven by industrial restrictions and the increasing requirement for customisation to fulfil unique sterilizing needs. Food science (sterilizing containers, packaging), waste management, biotechnology, and research institutes are among the industries that use autoclaves for a variety of applications.

Pharmaceutical and healthcare segment dominated the most among all the segments owing to the factors like the rising number of elderly people, increased frequency of chronic illnesses, and the abundance of suppliers are expanding need for steam autoclaves. In order to guarantee patient safety, medical equipment and gadgets must be sterilized.

Regional Insights:

Autoclave Market - Regional Insights

Disclaimer: This data is only a representation. Actual data may vary and will be available in the report.

Autoclave Market Regional Insights:

  • North America market is estimated to witness a significantly high revenue share over the forecast period, because of growing national concern about hospital-acquired infections (HAIs), increase in research and development (R&D) activities and investments, which is likely to fuel growth in the region's market revenue throughout the forecast period.
  • Asia Pacific market is estimated to witness fastest growing revenue share due to the rapid laboratory expansion programs in different regions, and there is more equipment available for healthcare institutions and staff. Moreover, stepping up efforts to keep the environment clean is anticipated to fuel this region's market revenue growth throughout the projection year.
  • Europe market is anticipated to develop at the quickest rate because of the growing need for medical supplies, especially reusable equipment, for steam-based autoclave disinfection, and rising nosocomial infection prevalence is anticipated to fuel this region's Autoclave market revenue growth. 
  • Latin America market is in its developmental stages and is expected to grow in the forecast period due to the growing infrastructure of healthcare sector, the rising concerns related to sterilization of equipment, and increasing research and development activities.
  • Middle East & Africa market is emerging due to rising awareness of sterilization processes, increasing demand for effective and reasonably priced autoclave solutions. Also the rising healthcare infrastructure and need for proper sterilization solutions is driving the Autoclave market in this region.

Report Scope:

Attribute

Details

Market Size 2024

US$ 2.3 billion

Projected Market Size 2034

US$ 3.9 billion

CAGR Growth Rate

5.8%

Base year for estimation

2023

Forecast period

2024 – 2034

Market representation

Revenue in USD Billion & CAGR from 2024 to 2034

Market Segmentation

By Product Type - Vertical Autoclave, Horizontal Autoclave, and Benchtop Autoclave.

By End User - Pharmaceutical and healthcare, Aerospace Industry, and Others.

Regional scope

North America - U.S., Canada

Europe - UK, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Russia, Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific - Japan, India, China, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific

Latin America - Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America

Middle East & Africa - South Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Rest of Middle East & Africa

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company share, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments Covered in the Report:

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends and opportunities in each of the sub-segments from 2024 to 2034. For the purpose of this study, has segmented the Autoclave Market report based on Product Type, End User and region:

Autoclave Market, By Product Type:

  • Vertical Autoclave
  • Horizontal Autoclave
  • Benchtop Autoclave

Autoclave Market, By End User:

  • Pharmaceutical and healthcare
  • Aerospace Industry
  • Others

Autoclave Market, By Region:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Russia
    • Italy
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC
    • Israel
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

Global Autoclave Market By Product Key Players

The key players operating the Autoclave Market includes, Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), Carolina Biological Supply Company, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., BMM Weston, Cisa Production, LTE Scientific, Matachana, Medisafe International, Steris Healthcare, and Astell Scientific.

Global Autoclave Market By Product Key Issues Addressed

Recent Development:

  • In April 2022, An European company called Priorclave, which specializes in tabletop autoclaves, introduced two versions with 40 and 60-liter capacity. This line of products was launched to cater to a variety of market segments, including pharmaceuticals, healthcare, food and beverage (F&B), agriculture, and research.
  • In October 2019, Midmark declared that its M11 and M9 steam sterilizers will be upgraded. These sterilizers are excellent and include cutting-edge drying features and capabilities. It is also anticipated that the company's sales and income would increase as a result of the upgrades made to the aforementioned items.

Global Autoclave Market By Product Company Profile

  • Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP)*
    • Company Overview
    • Product Portfolio
    • Key Highlights
    • Financial Overview
    • Business Strategy Overview
  • Carolina Biological Supply Company
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
  • BMM Weston
  • Cisa Production
  • LTE Scientific
  • Matachana
  • Medisafe International
  • Steris Healthcare
  • Astell Scientific

 “*” marked represents similar segmentation in other categories in the respective section

Global Autoclave Market By Product Table of Contents

  1. Research Objective and Assumption
    • Research Objectives
    • Assumptions
    • Abbreviations
  2. Market Preview
    • Report Description
      • Market Definition and Scope
    • Executive Summary
      • Market Snippet, By Product Type
      • Market Snippet, By End User
      • Market Snippet, By Region
    • Opportunity Map
  3. Market Dynamics
    • Market Dynamics
      • Drivers
      • Restraints
      • Market Opportunities
      • Market Trends
      • Drivers- Restraints Impact Analysis
      • PEST Analysis
      • Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
  4. Autoclave Market, By Product Type, 2024 – 2034, (US$ Bn)
    • Introduction
      • Market Value and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Share Analysis (%), 2018 — 2028
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2019 – 2028
      • Segment Trends
    • Vertical Autoclave
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
    • Horizontal Autoclave
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
    • Benchtop Autoclave
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
  5. Autoclave Market, By End User, 2024 – 2034, (US$ Bn)
    • Introduction
      • Market Value and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Share Analysis (%), 2018 — 2028
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2019 – 2028
      • Segment Trends
    • Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industry
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
    • Aerospace Industry
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
    • Others
      • Introduction
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Y-o-Y Growth (%), 2024 – 2034
  6. Autoclave Market, By Region, 2024 – 2034, (US$ Bn)
    • Introduction
      • Market Value and Forecast (US$ Bn), and Share Analysis (%), 2018 — 2028
      • Y-o-Y Growth Analysis (%), 2019 – 2028
      • Segment Trends
    • North America
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
      • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• U.S.

• Canada

  • Latin America
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• Brazil

• Mexico

• Argentina and Chile

• Rest of Latin America

  • Europe
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• Germany

• UK

• France

• Russia

• Italy

• Switzerland

• Sweden

• Rest of Europe

  • Asia Pacific
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• China

• India

• Australia & New Zealand

• Japan

• South Korea

• Rest of Asia Pacific

  • Middle East
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• GCC

• Israel

• Saudi Arabia

• UAE

• Rest of Middle East

  • Africa
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Product Type, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By End Users, 2024 – 2034
    • Market Size and Forecast (US$ Bn), By Country, 2024 – 2034

• South Africa

• Central Africa

• North Africa

Competitive Landscape

  • Heat Map Analysis
  • Company Profiles
    • Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP)*

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • BMM Weston

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Carolina Biological Supply Company

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Cisa Production

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Cole-Parmer

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Getinge Group

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • LTE Scientific

• Company Overview

• Product Portfolio

• Key Highlights

• Financial Overview

• Business Strategy Overview

  • Analyst Views

Section

  • Research Methodology
  • About Us
  • Contact

FAQs

The autoclave market has been segmented on the basis of product type, end user, and region.

Key players operating in the autoclave market includes Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), Carolina Biological Supply Company, BMM Weston, Cisa Production, LTE Scientific, Matachana, Thermo Scientific, Medisafe International, Priorclave, Cole-Parmer, Getinge Group, STERIS, and Yamato Scientific.

Time taking process which may hamper the market.

Increasing demand for sterilized equipment and necessities is a key factor driving the global autoclave market within the forecast period. In addition to this, the healthcare sector is projected to surge in the coming years and thus it results in the huge demand for the autoclave.

North America is expected to account major market share as compared to that of other regions.