Latest Report Update: Jul 18, 2021

World - Wheelchairs - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights
Update: COVID-19 Impact

Licenses

You will receive a PDF copy of the report by email within 24 hours (Mon - Fri).

By clicking «Buy the Report», you agree to our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Licenses. We'll occasionally send you account related emails.

Global Wheelchair Market Overview 2021

Webinar: Global Lithium Carbonate Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook

Join our live webinar to get insights into the global lithium carbonate market.

Thursday, September 30th, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET

Register Now

Wheelchair Market Size

For the fifth year in a row, the global wheelchair market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2020. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 when the market value increased by X% y-o-y. Global consumption peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Wheelchair Production

In value terms, wheelchair production totaled $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. The total output value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2013 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Global production peaked in 2020 and is likely to continue growth in years to come.

Production By Country

The countries with the highest volumes of wheelchair production in 2020 were India (X units), China (X units) and Pakistan (X units), together comprising X% of global production.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of wheelchair production, amongst the main producing countries, was attained by China, while wheelchair production for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Wheelchair Exports

Exports

In 2020, shipments abroad of wheelchairs decreased by -X% to X units for the first time since 2017, thus ending a two-year rising trend. Over the period under review, total exports indicated notable growth from 2007 to 2020: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global exports attained the maximum at X units in 2019, and then contracted modestly in the following year.

In value terms, wheelchair exports fell to $X in 2020. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, global exports attained the peak figure at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, exports failed to regain the momentum.

Exports by Country

China prevails in wheelchair exports structure, resulting at X units, which was near X% of total exports in 2020. The following exporters - Germany (X units), Belgium (X units) and India (X units) - each amounted to a X% share of total exports.

Exports from China increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, India (+X%) and Belgium (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, India emerged as the fastest-growing exporter exported in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. By contrast, Germany (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. While the share of China (+X p.p.) increased significantly in terms of the global exports from 2007-2020, the share of Germany (-X p.p.) displayed negative dynamics. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, China ($X) remains the largest wheelchair supplier worldwide, comprising X% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($X), with a X% share of global exports. It was followed by India, with a X% share.

In China, wheelchair exports increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2020. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: Germany (-X% per year) and India (+X% per year).

Export Prices by Country

In 2020, the average wheelchair export price amounted to $X per unit, waning by -X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price continues to indicate a mild decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 when the average export price increased by X% against the previous year. As a result, export price attained the peak level of $X per unit. From 2018 to 2020, the growth in terms of the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices amongst the major exporting countries. In 2020, the country with the highest price was Germany ($X per unit), while China ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Germany, while the other global leaders experienced a decline in the export price figures.

Wheelchair Imports

Imports

In 2020, purchases abroad of wheelchairs decreased by -X% to X units, falling for the second year in a row after three years of growth. In general, total imports indicated a moderate increase from 2007 to 2020: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last thirteen-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2020 figures, imports decreased by -X% against 2018 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 when imports increased by X% year-to-year. Global imports peaked at X units in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

In value terms, wheelchair imports fell to $X in 2020. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2017 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Global imports peaked at $X in 2018; however, from 2019 to 2020, imports failed to regain the momentum.

Imports by Country

The U.S. represented the key importing country with an import of about X units, which accounted for X% of total imports. Japan (X units) ranks second in terms of the total imports with a X% share, followed by the UK (X%) and Germany (X%). India (X units), Saudi Arabia (X units), France (X units), Italy (X units), Mexico (X units), Russia (X units), Canada (X units), Spain (X units) and Australia (X units) held a little share of total imports.

Imports into the U.S. increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, India (+X%), Mexico (+X%), Saudi Arabia (+X%), Australia (+X%), Spain (+X%), Russia (+X%), Italy (+X%), the UK (+X%) and France (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Moreover, India emerged as the fastest-growing importer imported in the world, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007-2020. Canada and Japan experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, Germany (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2020, the share of India increased by +X% percentage points, while Japan (-X p.p.), the U.S. (-X p.p.) and Germany (-X p.p.) saw their share reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the U.S. ($X) constitutes the largest market for imported wheelchairs worldwide, comprising X% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($X), with a X% share of global imports. It was followed by the UK, with a X% share.

In the U.S., wheelchair imports declined by an average annual rate of -X% over the period from 2007-2020. The remaining importing countries recorded the following average annual rates of imports growth: Germany (+X% per year) and the UK (+X% per year).

Import Prices by Country

In 2020, the average wheelchair import price amounted to $X per unit, surging by X% against the previous year. Overall, the import price, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2009 when the average import price increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per unit. From 2010 to 2020, the growth in terms of the average import prices remained at a lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was Australia ($X per unit), while India ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Australia, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for wheelchairs in the world?
+
The country with the largest volume of wheelchair consumption was India (16M units), comprising approx. 41% of total volume. Moreover, wheelchair consumption in India exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, China (4.1M units), fourfold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by the U.S. (2M units), with a 5.1% share.
What are the largest producers of wheelchairs in the world?
+
The countries with the highest volumes of wheelchair production in 2020 were India (16M units), China (12M units) and Pakistan (802K units), with a combined 69% share of global production.
What are the leading suppliers of wheelchairs in the world?
+
In value terms, China ($734M) remains the largest wheelchair supplier worldwide, comprising 51% of global exports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($129M), with a 8.9% share of global exports. It was followed by India, with a 1.3% share.
What are the leading importers of wheelchairs in the world?
+
In value terms, the U.S. ($275M) constitutes the largest market for imported wheelchairs worldwide, comprising 21% of global imports. The second position in the ranking was occupied by Germany ($102M), with a 7.8% share of global imports. It was followed by the UK, with a 6.5% share.
What is the average export price for wheelchairs in the world?
+
In 2020, the average wheelchair export price amounted to $158 per unit, waning by -6.9% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for wheelchairs in the world?
+
In 2020, the average wheelchair import price amounted to $173 per unit, with an increase of 2% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 30922030 - Invalid carriages not mechanically propelled
• Prodcom 30922090 - Invalid carriages motorised or mechanically propelled

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global wheelchair market. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2025.



Data coverage:
• Global market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Global production, split by region and country
• Global trade (exports and imports)
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. GLOBAL EXPORTS

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Exports And Growth
Figure 11:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 12:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 13:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 14:
Imports And Growth
Figure 15:
Import Prices
Figure 16:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 17:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 19:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Export Prices, 2007–2020

Webinar: Global Lithium Carbonate Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global lithium carbonate market.



Thursday, September 30th, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register

Webinar: Global Beef Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global beef market.



Thursday, September 16th, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register

Webinar: Global Cement Market - Statistics, Trends, and Outlook



Join our live webinar to get insights into the global cement market.



Thursday, September 23rd, 2021 @ 10:00 am ET


Register
Ready to Get Started?
We can help you conduct market research and write a report using the most reliable data