The dental material market is composed of segments for dental cements, impression materials, direct restorative materials (composites, for example), bonding agents, core build-up materials and dental local anesthetics. The market for dental cements is segmented by cement durability, which includes permanent and temporary cements. Materials used in direct restorations can be segmented into three major categories: composites, amalgam and glass ionomer (GI) & resin-modified glass ionomer (RMGI). The dental bonding agent market is composed of total-etch, self-etch and universal-etch bonding agent segments. Dental core build up market includes composite and GI & RMGI core build-up material segments as well as a residual segment for other materials used in core procedures. Dental anesthetic market includes topical and the local injection segments.
By 2020, the European dental materials market size was valued at approximately €1 billion, and there were over 1.07 million dental material procedures performed every year. In spite of COVID19, the market size is expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.4% to exceed €1.1 billion in 2026. Throughout this medical
By 2020, the U.S. dental materials market size was valued at $1.5 billion, with over 390 million dental material procedures performed every year. In spite of COVID19, the market size is expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.7% to reach nearly $2 billion in 2026. Throughout this medical market research,
Industry Trends The overall U.S. dental material market is projected to experience modest growth over the forecast period, largely limited by the emergence of intraoral scanners. Although digitization is yet to become widespread, it has already impacted the dental material market, particularly towards impression and temporary restorative materials. As digital impression taking scanners are becoming