Laparoscopy Application Segment to Offer Lucrative Growth Opportunities in the Gynecology Surgical Instruments Market in the Forecast Period (2016–2021)

The gynecology surgical instruments market is witnessing significant growth across the globe owing to factors such as high incidence of gynecology diseases (cervical cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, vaginal cancer, endometriosis, cervical dysplasia, and cervicitis), large number of conferences to spread awareness about gynecology diseases, rising government initiatives in the form of grants & funds, and increasing number of gynecology surgeries. The increasing applications of gynecology surgical instruments, in laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, dilation & curettage, colposcopy, endometrial ablation, and cervical cryosurgery also play a vital role in the development of this market. Key players in the market focus on product launches & product upgradation, partnerships, collaborations, expansions, and acquisitions to strengthen their positions in the market.

The market is segmented based on products, applications, end users, and regions. On the basis of products, the market is segmented into forceps, scissors, trocars, needle holders, vaginal speculum, dilators, and others. Forceps and scissors offer lucrative growth opportunities and represent a new revenue pocket for the market owing to an increasing number of gynecology surgeries. Also, low cost and reusability contribute to the growth of the market.

Based on applications, the market is segmented into laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, dilation and curettage, colposcopy, and others. The laparoscopy segment is poised to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period owing to the high incidence of uterine cancer, the rise in the population of older women, as an increase in the older female population will increase the number of laparoscopy surgical procedures.

Currently, North America dominates the market, followed by Europe. However, the market in Asia is expected to witness the highest growth due to the favorable regulations in this region. In addition, conferences, symposia, and seminars organized by the government and private healthcare associations to increase awareness about the latest treatment advancements in gynecology diseases will propel the growth of the market.