The worldwide wound dressings market was valued at around USD 4, 410 million in 2011. It is predicted to increase at a CAGR of about 5 percent during the forecast period of 2011 to 2017. The market is likely to achieve a size of almost USD 6, 012 million by the end of the forecast period.
Some of the factors that drive this market are a population that ages with time, rising number of obesity and diabetes cases and production of new and inexpensive wound dressings. There are two different kinds of procedures in wound dressings. These are developed and conventional wound dressings.
North America and Europe are the primary wound dressings market regions.