Single Use Mixer Market Research, 2031
The global single use mixer market was valued at $569.3 million in 2021, and is projected to reach $1,275.57 million by 2031, growing at a CAGR of 8.4% from 2022 to 2031. Effective mixing equipment is required for many processes, including the dissolution of solids & powder, the manufacturing of excipients, and the addition of medicinal products for final formulation. Thus, when it comes to lowering costs, optimizing processes, and increasing output in the biopharmaceutical industry, single-use mixers are the way of the future. Pharma companies have been able to realize the benefits of single use mixers and are using this form of technology to discard the loopholes and delays in the manufacturing process. The main benefit of single-use mixer is the quick turnaround time, lean production process, and scheduling flexibility provided to the production floor, as well as the lower start-up cost.
The single use mixer market was analyzed qualitatively and quantitatively from 2021 to 2031. The single use mixer market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 8.4% during 2022 to 2031. Most of the growth during this period was derived from Asia-Pacific owing to factors such as increase in investments in single use technology, awareness regarding single use mixers, and applications related to it in the region.
Growth & innovations in the pharmaceutical industry for the launching of single use mixers, owing to massive pool of health-conscious consumers, creates an opportunity for the single use mixer market. Rise in launch of various single use mixer and surge in investments for single use mixing system by various key players across the globe are set to affect the single use mixer market growth positively. In addition, rise in adoption of single use mixer for contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs) is observed, to increase manufacturing efficiency, which is expected to drive the growth of single use mixer market. Many pharmaceutical companies are adopting single use mixing systems owing to advantages offered by single use mixing system such as reduced time and cost, which is involved in cleaning and validation of equipment after the usage.
Furthermore, the healthcare industry in emerging economies is developing at a significant rate, owing to rise in demand for enhanced healthcare services, significant investments by government to improve healthcare infrastructure, and development of single use mixing system in emerging countries. The growth of the single use mixer market is driven by the rise in adoption of single use technology by life science research and development institutes in the biological field and increasing prevalence of chronic diseases. The rising demand for single use mixing bags with accessories, its application, and reduction in the cost of single use mixing bags are the factors driving the market growth. For instance, according to article of Sentinel Process System, Inc, single use mixers offer advantages such as reduced contamination risk, lower cleaning requirements, decreased manufacturing costs, improved efficiency and greater flexibility in process.
Further, rise in use of single use mixer for drug development and utilization of technique for development of personalized medicines is anticipated to drive the growth of single use mixer market. The rise in the incidence of chronic diseases has resulted rise in demand of pharmaceuticals in quick time thereby, significantly influencing the demand leading to upsurge in single use mixer market opportunity. Various organizations along with government are counselling small scale commercial manufacturers regarding the applications of single use technology. Moreover, increase in promotional activities by manufacturers and growth in awareness about single use technology and rise in demand of single use mixer among the commercial manufacturers is expected to fuel their adoption in the near future and boosting the single use mixer market forecast.
However, factor such as the leaching and extractables from single use mixers restrains the growth of single use mixer market. In addition, potential safety risk for the patients due to the possibility of small molecules leaching out from the components of mixing bags and accessories is a major concern posed by the use of single-use technologies. In contrast, increase in advancements for developing effective single use mixing bags and needed accessories such as single use tubing and sensor provide lucrative opportunities to the market players.
COVID-19 Impact Analysis
The outbreak of COVID-19 has disrupted workflows in the health care sector around the world. The disease has forced a number of industries to shut their doors temporarily, including several sub-domains of health care. The COVID-19 pandemic was tipping point for single use technology with rise in demand for disposable and flexible single use mixing system. During pandemic, pharmaceutical industry have learned to be flexible and adapt to change which is offered by single use system. Increasing R&D and manufacturing of drugs, adoption of single use mixer is on rise owing to advantages such as sterility maintained, adopting disposable mixing bags leading to no cleaning and validation of equipment. Thus, pandemic positively impacted the growth of single use mixer market.
The global single use mixer market is segmented into product, scale, end user and region. By product, the market is categorized into mixing bag and accessories. On the basis of scale, the market is segregated into R&D/laboratory, process development and commercial manufacturing. On the basis of end user, the market is categorized into biopharmaceuticals manufacturers, life science R&D companies & academic research and contract research and manufacturing organization. Region wise, the market is analyzed across North America (the U.S., Canada, and Mexico), Europe (Germany, France, the UK, Italy, Spain, and rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, Australia, India, South Korea, and rest of Asia-Pacific), and LAMEA (Brazil, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, and rest of LAMEA).
On the basis of product, the market is bifurcated into mixing bags and accessories. The mixing bags segment accounted for the single use mixer market size in 2021 and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period, owing to rise in adoption of single-use mixing bags by biopharmaceutical industries & contract manufacturing organizations and customization of mixing bags as per the requirement of end users.
The Mixing bags segment accounted for the largest share in 2021, and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period
On the basis of scale, the market is classified into R&D/laboratory, process development, and commercial manufacturing. The commercial manufacturing segment accounted for the largest single use mixer market share in 2021 and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period, owing to rise in adoption of single-use mixers by commercial manufacturers for manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals.
The Commercial manufacturing segment accounted for the largest share in 2021 and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period.
By end user:
On the basis of end user, the market is categorized into biopharmaceutical manufacturers, life science R&D companies & academic research, and contract research & manufacturing organization. The biopharmaceutical manufacturer segment occupied the highest single use mixer market share in 2021 owing to increase in biopharmaceutical manufacturing using single-use mixer to meet increasing demand for therapeutics. The contract research & manufacturing organization segment is projected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period as pharma & biotech companies are offering contracts to the CRO’s as they prove to be beneficial to cut down on costs associated with manufacturing.
By End User
The Biopharmaceutical manufacturers segment occupied the highest share in terms of revenue in 2021.
Region wise, North America had the highest market share in 2021 and is expected to maintain its lead during the forecast period owing to increase in adoption of single-use mixing by biopharmaceutical manufacturing sector and higher expenditure on manufacturing infrastructure is expected to drive the growth of single-use mixer market. In addition, rise in number of key players manufacturing single-use technology-based equipment and increase in awareness regarding use of single-use technology further drives the market growth in this region. However, Asia-Pacific is expected to witness highest growth during the forecast period owing to factors such as rise in investments for single-use technologies and presence of key players focusing on development of single-use mixing bags for bio-manufacturing.
North America had the highest market share in 2021 and is expected to maintain its lead during the forecast period.
Presence of several major players, such as Sartorius AG, Danaher Corporation (Cytiva), Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, and advancement in single use technology for development of effective single use mixing bags of variable sizes in the region drive the growth of the single use mixer market size. Furthermore, various business expansion and rise in investments in single use technologies as key strategy adopted by the key players in this region further boost the growth of the market. For instance, Avantor, Inc., in December 2021, announced it has opened a new single-use logistics hub in Westminster, Massachusetts, to strengthen the company's global biopharma supply chain.
Asia-Pacific expected to grow at the highest rate during the forecast period. The market growth in this region is attributable to presence of key players in the region. Moreover, rise in adoption of single use mixers for biopharmaceutical manufacturing is anticipated to contribute to the growth of the market. Further, with rapid development of biopharmaceutical industry and vast market demand for biopharmaceuticals in China, single use technologies such as single use mixing system is on rise, which is anticipated to contribute to growth of market. Asia-Pacific offers profitable opportunities for key players operating in the single use mixer market, thereby registering the fastest growth rate during the forecast period, owing to the growing infrastructure of industries, as well as well-established presence of domestic companies in the region. In addition, rise in contract manufacturing organizations within the region provides great opportunity for new entrants in this region.
Competitive analysis and profiles of the major players in the single use mixer market, such Merck KGaA, Sartorius AG, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, Agilitech, Kuhner AG, LePure Biotech LLC, Cytiva (Danaher Corporation), DrM Life Science, Avantor Inc., and Meissner Filtration Products Inc are provided in this report. Major players have adopted product launch, acquisition, business expansion and partnership agreement, as key developmental strategies to improve the products of the single use mixer market.
Some examples of acquisition in the market
In March 2020, Danaher Corporation announced today the completion of its acquisition of the Biopharma business from General Electric Company's Life Sciences division. As part of Danaher, the business will be called Cytiva and will be a standalone operating company within Danaher's Life Sciences segment.
Business expansion in the market
In September 2021, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, announced plans to establish a manufacturing facility in Nashville dedicated to the production of single-use technologies (SUT) products.
Investment in the market
In April 2022, Merck invests approximately $110 million to accelerate single-use manufacturing in China to significantly increase biopharma single-use assemblies and custom design capabilities.
Key Benefits For Stakeholders
- This report provides a quantitative analysis of the market segments, current trends, estimations, and dynamics of the single use mixer market analysis from 2021 to 2031 to identify the prevailing single use mixer industry opportunities.
- The market research is offered along with information related to key drivers, restraints, and opportunities.
- Porter's five forces analysis highlights the potency of buyers and suppliers to enable stakeholders make profit-oriented business decisions and strengthen their supplier-buyer network.
- In-depth analysis of the single use mixer industry segmentation assists to determine the prevailing market opportunities.
- Major countries in each region are mapped according to their revenue contribution to the global market.
- Market player positioning facilitates benchmarking and provides a clear understanding of the present position of the market players.
- The report includes the analysis of the regional as well as global single use mixer market trends, key players, market segments, application areas, and market growth strategies.
Single Use Mixer Market Report Highlights
Market Size By 2031
USD 1.3 billion
CAGR of 8.4%
2021 - 2031
By End User
Key Market Players
Sartorius AG, DrM Life Science, Danaher Corporation (Cytiva), Avantor Inc., Meissner Filtration Products, Inc., Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Merck KGaA, LePure Biotech LLC, Kuhner AG, Agilitech
Increase in demand for single-use technology and rise in investments for single-use mixer globally is expected to offer profitable opportunities for the expansion of the market. In addition, favorable government appeals and schemes for single-use technologies have piqued the interest of several companies for developing single-use mixers.
CXOs further added that increase in commercial manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals to meet the rising demand for therapeutics owing to surge in chronic disorders has resulted in adoption of single-use mixer for mixing. The factor that drives the growth of market is rise in use of single-use mixer by contract manufacturing organization (CMOs), as this facility enables quick response to changing supply demands and adapts to changes according to clients demands. Further, as single-use mixer has benefits such as lower capital cost and greater flexibility in manufacturing, this is widely used in pharmaceutical industry for manufacturing of pharmaceuticals.
Furthermore, North America is expected to witness highest growth, in terms of revenue, owing to increase in adoption of single-use mixing for biopharmaceutical manufacturing and rise in spending on manufacturing infrastructure. Upsurge in healthcare expenditure in the emerging economies is anticipated to offer lucrative opportunities for the market expansion. However, Asia-Pacific is anticipated to witness notable growth owing to increase in investments for development of single-use mixer techniques and surge in use of single-use mixing system by researchers & CMOs.