Global Mosquito Repellent Market: Global Size, Trends, Competitive, Historical & Forecast Analysis, 2021-2027- Rising prevalence of mosquito-borne diseases, increasing number of product offerings and growing consumer health awareness & rising availability of these products are major factors anticipated to drive the growth of the Global Mosquito Repellent Market.
Global Mosquito Repellent Market is valued at USD 6524.6 Million in 2020 and expected to reach USD 9624.2 Million by 2027 with a CAGR of 5.71% over the forecast period.
Stuff designed to keep away mosquitoes for preventing them from biting humans and feeding on human blood is called as a mosquito repellent. It generally contains an active ingredient that keeps away mosquitoes and secondary ingredients that reduce the active ingredient to a desired concentration & help in releasing the active ingredient when needed. These repellents are available in various forms such as; creams, oils, lotions, and sticks which are applied directly on the skin & also as aerosol and pump-spray products, which are used on the skin and to treat clothing.
Mosquito repellents are different from insect repellents in that the latter is used to kill insects. To repel mosquitoes various substances such as smoke, mud, tar, and oils derived from plants are used. Its active ingredient is mainly responsible for the product's usefulness i.e. it effectively disappoints mosquito attacks on the treated human skin and/or clothing.
Thereby, the inert ingredients are not chemically active. They are added to the product for performing different functions such as fragrances that make the product cosmetically acceptable. DEET is the most widely used active ingredient in mosquito repellents.
American soldiers situated in the Pacific have carried insecticides in aerosol cans to protect themselves against mosquitoes and other insects during World War II (1939–45). Then After the war, the U.S. Army and the U.S. Department of Agriculture jointly developed the repellent ingredient DEET (N, N-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide, formerly known as N, N-diethyl-3-m-toluamide) in 1946. This DEET became available to the public in 1957. Since then DEET remains the only active ingredient that provides the effectiveness need of a useful mosquito repellent.
The Covid-19 has an optimistic impact on the mosquito repellent market across the globe as it is perceived as one of the home hygiene and home care products. Also, the demand for home care products as well as personal hygiene is anticipated to upsurge in the upcoming days owing to the mounting awareness among consumers in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic and risks of being affected by various infectious diseases have made consumers around the world more alert of the necessity to maintain hygiene, at a personal level as well as at home. Thus, the need for hygiene products such as mosquito repellent is significantly increasing throughout the world.
In addition, several manufacturing companies are focusing on the production of these products to improve the safety of customers and this is estimated to become a trend in the extended run.
Global mosquito repellent market is segmented into product types, distribution channel, and region & country level. On the basis of product types, the global mosquito repellent market is segmented into mosquito coil, liquid vaporizers, sprays/aerosol, mosquito mats, cream & oil and others. On the basis of distribution channel, the market is segmented into supermarkets/hypermarkets large retail stores, small retail stores, specialty stores, online retailing and other.
The regions covered in global mosquito repellent market report are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of the World. On the basis of country level, the market of global mosquito repellent is subdivided into U.S., Mexico, Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Italy, China, India, Japan, South East Asia, Middle East Asia (UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia) GCC, Africa, etc.
Some of the key players for the global mosquito repellent market are such as
On September 27th, 2021; The R&D team at Godrej Consumer Products launched a paper-based mosquito repellent that can provide up to four hours of protection from mosquitoes. Goodknight Jumbo Fast Card is available in a pack of 10 cards and is affordably priced at Rs 15. The launch took place during a discussion themed on ‘The fight against mosquito-borne diseases and the need for innovation’, organised featuring experts from The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India; Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR); The Gates Foundation; Home Insect Control Association (HICA) and Godrej Consumer Products.
One of the major factors driving the growth of global mosquito repellent market is the increasing a number of mosquito-borne diseases. Mosquito-borne diseases will in general spread by the nibble of an infected mosquito. Mosquitoes spread different sicknesses including yellow fever, malaria, dengue, west Nile infection, and zika virus, which are responsible for quite some deaths across the world. Mosquito-borne infections can be prevent by personal protection measures like repellents and defensive clothing, are powerful against every one of them.
For instance, in 2019, there were approximately 229 million cases of malaria and 409,000 deaths caused due to malaria around the world.
In addition, increasing number of product offerings are also fostering the market growth. Rising penetration of current mosquito repellent items like creams, sprays, vaporizers, repellent fabrics, etc, is additionally expected to fuel the market development during the forecast period. Manufacturers are focusing on offering inventive mosquito repellent items by utilizing regular ingredients, to have a broad, established item portfolio for their target customers. For example; in 2019; Aunt Fannie's dispatched two new mosquito repellent sprays that are without DEET and are made of essential oils, making it successful while protecting children and grown-ups from mosquito bites.
Furthermore, growing consumer health awareness & rising availability of these products are also augumenting the global mosquito repellent market growth. People are turning out to be increasingly more aware about their health and more aware of the utilization of defensive guides to prevent insect or mosquito bites that might cause physical harm, particularly in outside recreation. Mosquito repellent items help in avoiding mosquito bites, subsequently keeping away from skin emissions and rashes. Accessibility of different mosquito anti-agents including coils, vaporizing mats, sprayers and insecticide-impregnated curtains supported by expanding demand emerging for creams and oil that are applied to uncovered skin or clothing to protect against mosquito, tick and sandfly bites, and thus supplementing the mosquito repellents market.
For example; Godrej has dispatched its new lime flavor mosquito hit that at last kills mosquitoes without changing the fragrance of the spot.
However, side-effects of pesticides used for manufacturing of mosquito repellent products may hamper the growth of the global mosquito repellent market. In spite of that, growing demand for herbal mosquito repellent products can provide various opportunities for the further growth of the global mosquito repellent market over the forecast period.
North America is expected to dominate the mosquito repellent market with the highest share due to rising investment with concerns about mosquito-borne diseases and presence of market players operating across the region. For example; in June 2017, S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. invested US$ 15 Mn in pest control products and financial support for charitable organizations to help at-risk families’ combat mosquitoes that may carry the Zika virus in Northern and Southern America. Also, presence of mosquito repellent players and health awareness are also supplementing the market growth in this region.
The Asia Pacific is expected to emerge as the fastest-growing region in mosquito repellent market due to rising mosquitoes born various diseases including yellow fever, dengue, malaria, zika virus in this region. For example; on July 8th, 2021, a Zika virus (ZIKV) infection reported four new cases in a resident of Kerala state, south-west India, according to World Health Organization. And, according to the WHO, malaria is prevalent in 91 nations while 40% of the world population is at risk. Beside, rising awareness about personal hygiene among peoples and rising number of supportive initiatives taken by governments to prevent disease as well as respond to outbreaks and availability of effective products in emerging countries, such as China, Japan and India are also fostering the market growth.
For example; the Government in India launched special campaigns against dengue by inspecting people’s houses for stagnant water to prevent the breeding of the disease-carrying mosquito in 2019. In Japan, Kao Corporation Personal Healthcare Research Institute and Material Science Research Institute launched technology by applying low-viscosity silicone oil on the skin, mosquitoes can inhibit blood sucking as well as the skin, in 2020.
|Historical data||2015 - 2020|
|Forecast Period||2021 - 2027|
|Market Size in 2020:||USD 6524.6 Million|
|Base year considered||2020|
|Forecast Period CAGR %:||
|Market Size Expected in 2027:||USD 9624.2 Million|
|Tables, Charts & Figures:||175|
SC Johnson, 3M, Spectrum Brands, Zhongshan LANJU, Reckitt Benckiser, Godrej Household, Tender, Coleman, Omega Pharma, Cheerwin, Avon, Dainihon Jochugiku, Manaksia, PIC Corporation , Coghlan’s Ltd , Genesis Group , Jyothi Laboratories, Howard Ltd, Odomas, and others.
|Segments Covered||By Product Type, By Distribution Channel|
|Regional Analysis||North America, U.S., Mexico, Canada, Europe, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Asia Pacific, China, Japan, India, Southeast Asia, South America, Brazil, Argentina, Columbia, The Middle East and Africa, GCC, Africa, Rest of the Middle East and Africa|
Middle East and Africa