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    Glass Ionomer Market In Dental Restoration Report

    Glass Ionomer Market In Dental Restoration Report
    Report code - SRHL173 Published On : Jul,2020 No. of Pages: 300
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    Dental Restorative Glass Ionomer Filling Market: Highlights

    The dental industry proves to be extremely dynamic with major players focusing on the development of advanced products better addressing the changing market requirements. This also drives several M&As in the industry intended at gaining the leading position or to maintain the market positions. Like other end-use industries, the dental industry is heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic leading to production halts due to the lockdown, supply-chain disruptions, remote work, adjusted staff hampering production speed, pandemic-related costs, and slackened demand. All the major companies, such as 3M (Oral Care Division), Dentsply Sirona, and Envista (Danaher Corporation) registered a double-digit decline in the first two quarters of 2020.

    The market for dental restoration, one of the major segments of the dental industry, is enduring several challenges due to social distancing and shelter-in-place mandates across the globe and is anticipated to register a hefty decline in 2020Glass ionomers are one of the most widely used materials for dental restoration and are also estimated to record a huge decline in their demand in 2020.

    Global Market Forecast and Drivers

    Despite the hefty decline in short-term demand, the long-term outlook still seems positive for the glass ionomer filling material market. The market is expected to recover from 2021 and reach US$ 0.46 billion in 2025 supported by the following factors.

    • Protocols for safe execution of dental procedures
    • Patient footfall rebound in dental clinics
    • Advancements in dental procedures
    • Rising dental tourism
    • Growing dental expenditure, 

    Glass Ionomer filling materials release fluoride ions to prevent tooth decay in the future including excellent esthetics. Such properties will augment the demand for glass ionomer filling materials for dental restoration in years to come.

    Market Share Analysis

    Analysis by Type of Defect: Class-I defect is rising due to unhealthy eating habits. 

    Based on the defect class type, the market is segmented as class I, class II, class III, class IV, class V, and class VI. Class-I type of defect is likely to remain the largest and the fastest-growing segment of the market during the forecast period. The rising population coupled with unhealthy eating habits amongst teenagers and young children have significantly increased the cases of the class-I defect. Class V is the second-fastest-growing defect type during the same period.

    Analysis by Type of End-user: Dental clinics are the largest users driven by growing number of dentists.

    The market is also segmented based on the end-user type into hospitals, dental clinics, and laboratories. Dental clinic currently holds the largest share of the market and are expected to maintain its position during the forecast period as well. A growing number of dentists coupled with specialized attention provided to patients at dental clinics has led to its dominance. Hospitals also have a significant share of the market. High budget as well as large patient footfall to augment the segmental growth.

    Regional Analysis: Europe is ahead of the pack with higher perference of glass ionomer fillings over amalgam.

    In terms of region, Europe occupies the lion’s share of the global dental restorative glass ionomer filling market. The region is also expected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period, owing to the higher preference of glass ionomer fillings over amalgam. Asia-Pacific is projected to witness the highest growth during 2020-2025. This is mainly because of the high population base of key Asian countries, such as India, and China, coupled with a rapid shift from amalgam to glass ionomer filling. Additionally, the rise in the demand for regular oral check-ups to have oral hygiene is elevating the demand for glass ionomer filling in this region.

    Key Players & Strategies

    The supply chain of this market comprises raw material suppliers, glass ionomer filling manufacturers, dentists/dental experts, and patients. The major dental glass ionomer filling manufacturers are 

    • 3M
    • Coltene Holdings AG
    • Dentsply Sirona
    • Envista
    • Mitsui Chemicals
    • Tokoyama Dental Corp.
    • Bisco, Inc.
    • Parkell Inc.
    • Ultradent Products, Inc. 

    These companies manufacture glass ionomer filling materials either in the form of powder or liquid along with their accessories as complete dental kits. The dental experts include qualified practitioners or dental doctors belonging to the recognized dental organizations.

    Some of the Key Events and Strategic Alliances in the Market:

    The market’s attractiveness has led to a series of strategic events and M&As by key players in order to better align with market growth.

    • In 2019, Danaher Corporation separated its dental platform by forming Envista Holdings Corporation; one of the largest global dental products companies.
    • In 2016, Dentsply International Inc. and Sirona Dental Systems Inc. merged to form Dentsply Sirona Inc. in order to create the world’s largest and the most diversified manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies. 
    • In 2014, Kerr (now a subsidiary of Envista) acquired Dux Dental to further expand its product portfolio and to better serve dental professionals.

    Research Methodology

    Our reports offer high-quality insights and are the outcome of detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools. More than 1000 authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, fact book, press release, journals, investor presentation, white papers, patents, and articles, have been leveraged to gather the data. We conducted more than 15 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all five regions and industry experts to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.      

    Report Features

    This strategic assessment report provides a comprehensive analysis that reflects today’s market realities and future possibilities for the forecast period of 2020 to 2025. After a continuous interest in our Composite Filling Market in Dental Restoration report from the industry stakeholders, we have tried to further narrow down our research scope to the glass ionomer filling market in order to provide another aspect of the market. The report segments and analyzes the market in the most comprehensive manner to provide a panoramic view of the market. The vital data/information provided in the report can play a crucial role for market participants as well as investors in the identification of low-hanging fruits available as well as in formulation of growth strategies.

    This report provides market intelligence in the most comprehensive way. The report structure has been kept such that it offers maximum business value. It provides critical insights into the market dynamics and will enable strategic decision making for the existing market players as well as those willing to enter the market. The following are the key features of the report:

    • Market structure: Overview, industry life cycle analysis, supply chain analysis
    • Market environment analysis: Growth drivers and constraints, Porter’s five forces analysis, SWOT analysis
    • Market trend and forecast analysis
    • Market segment trend and forecast
    • Competitive landscape and dynamics: Market share, product portfolio, product launches, etc.
    • Attractive market segments and associated growth opportunities
    • Emerging trends
    • Strategic growth opportunities for the existing and new players
    • Key success factors

    Market Segmentation

    The dental restorative glass ionomer market is segmented into the following categories. 

    Dental Restorative Glass Ionomer Filling Market, By Defect Class Type:

    • Class I (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Class II (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Class III (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Class IV (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Class V (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Class VI (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)

    Dental Restorative Glass Ionomer Filling Market, By End-User Type:

    • Hospital (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Dental Clinic (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)
    • Laboratory (Regional Analysis: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW)

    Dental Restorative Glass Ionomer Filling Market, By Region:

    • North America (Country Analysis: The USA, Canada, and Mexico)
    • Europe (Country Analysis: Germany, The UK, France, Italy, Russia, Spain, and Rest of Europe)
    • Asia-Pacific (Country Analysis: China, Japan, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific)
    • Rest of the World (Country Analysis: Brazil, the UAE, and Others)

    Report Customization Options

    With this detailed report, Stratview Research offers one of the following free customization options to our respectable clients:

    Company Profiling

    • Detailed profiling of additional market players (up to three players)
    • SWOT analysis of key players (up to three players)

    Competitive Benchmarking

    • Benchmarking of key players on the following parameters: Product portfolio, geographical reach, regional presence, and strategic alliances

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