Dental Alginate Market

Dental Alginate Market:Global Industry Analysis 2015 - 2019 and Opportunity Assessment 2020 - 2030

Market Overview

Dental alginate is the alginate hydrocolloid material made of sodium, potassium and ammonium alginate used for dental impressions, tooth restoration and caries treatments.

World’s health organization (WHO) has stated that over 2.3 billion population is coping with permanent dental caries, with primary teeth caries in more than 530 million children. Dental caries is diagnosed with visible dental cavitations, white spot lesions, tooth pain or sensitivity, X-ray and radiographic imaging.

Dental complications draw medical attention since they affect 10% of the global population with severe periodontal complications and permanent tooth loss. Dental alginate is elastic, irreversible and most frequently utilized dental material for their cost efficiency and indispensable usages in dentistry.

Dental alginate is widely applicable in impressions of opposite dentitions, provision crown-and –bridge and preliminary-impressions, orthodontic model analysis, used with dental mouth guards, dental impression trays and more.

The global dental alginate market is poised to grow lucratively with the surging prevalence of caries, advancing dental technologies and disposable incomes.

Coronavirus has jolted the global dental alginate market due to the massive imposition of lockdown and social distancing that halted the dental visits. However, dental alginate market is expected to streamline again after the Coronavirus is over.

Dental Alginate Market: Drivers and Restraints

The drivers of the dental alginate market include the rising dental caries cases escalating dental tourism dental care expenditure and advancing technology. The increasing disposable incomes awareness of oral healthcare benefits and popularity of cosmetic dentistry are also fuelling the market by pulling more patients and frequent visits to dental clinics.

The surging number of private dental clinics equipped with recent technologies is also adding to the growth spurt of dental alginate market.

However the dental alginate market is constrained by its inferiority to the other dental impression materials such as polyether ceramic and silicone-based materials. Dental alginate lags behind in reliability precision flexural strength rigidity error-prone and confined utility into preliminary impressions only making dental alginate a dire choice for restorations and tooth impressions.

  Dental alginate impressions are erroneous hence require repeated attempts resulting in tremendous waste. Also the high expenses of dental treatments economic crisis and recession due to the Coronavirus have shrunk the market growth of dental alginate.

Although the overall global dental alginate market is anticipated to grow lucratively in future with the spurting demand of caries restorations and other periodontal diseases progressing dental technologies with the deliberated motives of cost reductions and improved precision of dental alginate.

Dental Alginate Market: Overview

The global market of dental alginate is poised to grow lucratively with the increasing cases of dental caries advancing restoration technologies oral healthcare awareness increasing numbers of dental clinics and demands and advancing dental technology.

By raw materials sodium alginate dominates the dental alginate raw materials due to their vast application in dentistry and the compliance for oral hygiene anti-fungal inhibit dental plaque formation and safety.

By forms powder leads the segment of dental alginate forms due to their adequate mixing time reaction indicator availability affordability and improved dust-free formulas.

By distribution channels dental clinics lead the dental alginate market due to the increasing number of private clinics driven by their affordable convenient and diverse services.

Dental Alginate Market: Regional Outlook

Europe leads the global dental alginate market with its massive dental industry equipped with advanced dental technologies surging geriatric population government’s programs increased oral healthcare expenditure and reimbursements. 

North America holds the second largest dental alginate market with its advance dentistry popularity of cosmetic dentistry and massive pool of dental patients. Asia-pacific dental alginate market is growing at the fastest rate due to the elevating dental patient population.

The advancing dental facilities government’s programs reimbursements increasing dental clinics and hospitals and major supply of dental alginates from China and India. Latin America dental alginate market is driven by the progressing dental healthcare and technology increasing awareness of oral health and improving disposable income.

MEA & Africa holds the least market of global dental alginate due to the poor economies strict government policies. However the dental alginate market is expected to grow with Middle East’s dental healthcare and technologies progress.

Dental Alginate Market: Key Players

The key players of dental alginate include

  • DUX Dental
  • 3M
  • Dentsply Sirona
  • Dentamerica
  • Cavex
  • GC Corporation
  • Kulzer
  • Kerr Dental
  • Septodont
  • Ivoclar Vivadent
  • VOCO
  • Kettenbach and Kuraray.

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Regional analysis includes:

  • North America (U.S. Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico. Brazil)
  • Western Europe (Germany Italy France U.K Spain)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland Russia)
  • Asia-Pacific excluding Japan (China India ASEAN Australia & New Zealand)
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries South Africa Northern Africa)

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Dental Alginate Market: Segmentation

The global dental alginate market is segmented into by the raw materials, forms, distribution channels and regions.

raw materials:

  • Sodium Alginate
  • Potassium Alginate
  • Ammonium  Alginate


  • Powder
  • Paste

distribution channels

  • Dental Clinics
  • Hospitals

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