The mosquito, the fly, the flea, and the tick are some of the most common household bugs that are responsible for the propagation of various diseases such as dengue, Lyme disease, malaria, bubonic plague, and the West Nile fever. Insect repellants are effective in warding off these bugs and therefore prevent an outbreak of any insect-borne disease. There are various types of bug repellants that can be used, including ones that are applied to the skin and ones that are burned into the air
The global body worn insect repellant market is expected to reach US$378.3 mn by 2021. This market is expanding at a CAGR of 7.40% within a forecast period from 2015 to 2021 and was recorded at US$230 mn in 2014. The key players that would benefit from suitable business strategies during this forecast period are Insect Shield LLC, ExOfficio LLC, BASF SE, Mountain Warehouse Ltd., The Orvis Company Inc., E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc., Sawyer Products Inc., Reckitt Benckiser Group plc., and Avon Products Inc.
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Global Body Worn Insect Repellant Market Propelled by Increasing Health Awareness
The key factor promoting the high growth rate of the global body worn insect repellant market is the rapidly increasing number of people who are aware of the health risks associated with insect bites and infestations and the increasing availability of effective insect repellants in the market. This is true especially in tropical countries such as India and Brazil. At the same time, a larger number of global players are paying attention to developing economies and are increasing their availability across various rural and urban areas.
Oils and Creams Lead Global Body Worn Insect Repellant Market
The global body worn insect repellant market is segmented according to the type of product into segments such as creams and oils, patches, stickers, and apparel. Of these, the market was dominated by creams and oils in 2014 in terms of revenue. It is expected that the creams and oils segment will continue to dominate the global body worn insect repellant market till 2021. This segment is further divided into the sub-segments of synthetic and plant-based oils and creams. Plant-based creams and oils dominated the global body worn insect repellant market in 2014 and are expected to maintain their lead over synthetic creams and oils till 2021. The segment of apparel can be further divided into head nets, jackets, shirts, trousers, and others.
North America Leads Global Body Worn Insect Repellant Market
The global body worn insect repellant market is segmented on the basis of geography into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World. This market was led by North America in 2014. The region is expected to maintain its leading position in the global body worn insect repellant market till 2021 owing to the high market penetration of repellants and high consumer awareness. This market has also recently benefitted from major sales through ecommerce in North America.
North America held 34.1% of the global body worn insect repellant market in 2014, while Asia Pacific came second with a 30.3% share the same year. Both regions are expected to maintain dominant positions in the coming years.