Saudi Arabia Wheelchair Market Research Report, 2028

Saudi Arabia Wheelchair Market Research Report, 2028

Actual Market Research 31-03-2023 58 Pages Figures : 4 Tables : 11 Region : MEA Country : United Arab Emirates Category : Consumer Goods & Services Household Goods

The history of wheelchairs in Saudi Arabia can be traced back to the 1950s and 1960s, when the country was experiencing a period of rapid modernization and development. During this time, the Saudi government began investing in healthcare infrastructure and services, which included the provision of wheelchairs for people with disabilities. However, as the demand for wheelchairs grew, local manufacturers in Saudi Arabia began to emerge. In the 1970s and 1980s, several companies began producing wheelchairs locally, using locally sourced materials and adapting designs to better suit the needs of users in the region. These locally made wheelchairs were often lighter and more maneuverable than their imported counterparts, and they were more affordable as well. Since then, the wheelchair market in Saudi Arabia has continued to evolve and expand. In recent years, there has been a growing demand for electric wheelchairs, as well as a focus on customized and personalized designs to meet the needs of individual users. The government has also made efforts to improve accessibility and support for people with disabilities, including the provision of financial assistance to help purchase necessary equipment such as wheelchairs. According to the research report "The Saudi Arabia Wheelchair Market Research Report, 2028," published by Actual Market Research, the Saudi Arabia wheelchair market is projected to reach a market size of more than USD 23 Million by 2028. In Saudi Arabia, people use the manual wheelchair because it is cost-effective. Also, there is the There is a growing demand for electric wheelchairs, while manual wheelchairs are still commonly used in Saudi Arabia. There has been a noticeable increase in demand for electric wheelchairs in recent years due to factors such as improved accessibility and convenience. Increased government support for people with disabilities, in recent years, the Saudi government has made significant efforts to improve accessibility and support for people with disabilities. This includes initiatives such as the Disability Assistance Program, which provides financial assistance to people with disabilities to help them purchase necessary equipment such as wheelchairs. High prevalence of diabetes-related disabilities, Saudi Arabia has one of the highest rates of diabetes, which can lead to complications such as neuropathy and amputations. As a result, there is a relatively high prevalence of wheelchair users in the country. Focus on design and customization, Wheelchair manufacturers in Saudi Arabia are increasingly focusing on design and customization to meet the needs of individual users. This includes features such as adjustable seating, custom upholstery, and specialized controls for different types of disabilities. In Saudi Arabia there is certain the wheelchair market faces both opportunities and challenges due to inadequate infrastructure. Accessibility remains a major challenge in Saudi Arabia, with many public buildings and facilities lacking wheelchair ramps and other accommodations. While there are local wheelchair manufacturers in Saudi Arabia, the market is still heavily dependent on imported products, which can be subject to supply chain disruptions and other challenges. Wheelchairs can be expensive, and many people in Saudi Arabia may not be able to afford them, even with government support. But as well as the opportunity being there for the wheelchair market, there is also the increasing demand. The demand for wheelchairs in Saudi Arabia is expected to continue to grow as the population ages and the prevalence of disabilities increases. With innovation and customization, there is an opportunity for wheelchair manufacturers in Saudi Arabia to differentiate themselves through innovation and customization, such as by developing specialized products for different types of disabilities or incorporating technology such as sensors and AI. The Saudi Arabian government has implemented several initiatives to support the wheelchair market and improve accessibility for people with disabilities. Disability Assistance Program, This program provides financial assistance to people with disabilities to help them purchase necessary equipment such as wheelchairs, prosthetics, and hearing aids. National Accessibility Strategy, the Saudi government launched the National Accessibility Strategy, which aims to improve accessibility for people with disabilities across various sectors, including transportation, housing, and public facilities. Special Education and Rehabilitation Centers, The government has established a network of Special Education and Rehabilitation Centers throughout the country to provide education, training, and rehabilitation services to people with disabilities. Many of these centers also offer wheelchair-related services, such as fittings and repairs. Wheelchair-accessible transportation, The Saudi government has implemented regulations requiring public transportation providers to ensure that their vehicles are wheelchair accessible. This includes buses, taxis, and trains. Considered in this report • Geography: Saudi Arabia • Historic year: 2017 • Base year: 2022 • Estimated year: 2023 • Forecast year: 2028 Aspects covered in this report • Saudi Arabia Wheelchair Market with its value and forecast along with its segments • Various drivers and challenges • On-going trends and developments • Top profiled companies • Strategic recommendation By Product Type: • Electric & Powered Wheelchair • Manual Wheelchair By Electric & Powered wheelchair: • Central Wheel Drive • Front Wheel Drive • Rear Wheel Drive • Others (Standing Power Wheelchair, Pediatric Power Wheelchair, Portable Power Wheelchairs, Elevating-Seat Capable Power Wheelchairs, Heavy Duty Power Wheelchairs, etc.) By Categories: • Adult • Pediatric By Application: • Homecare • Hospitals • Ambulatory Surgical Center • Rehabilitation Centres By Function: • Basic Wheelchair • Sport Wheelchair • Bariatric Wheelchair • Others(Standing Wheelchair, Reclining Wheelchair, Foldable Wheelchair, Beach Wheelchairs, Three-wheeled Wheelchairs, Dog Wheelchairs, etc.) The Approach of the Report: This report consists of a combined approach of primary as well as secondary research. Initially, secondary research was used to get an understanding of the market and list out the companies that are present in the market. The secondary research consists of third-party sources such as press releases, and annual reports of companies, analyzing the government-generated reports and databases. After gathering the data from secondary sources primary research was conducted by making telephonic interviews with the leading players about how the market is functioning and then conducting trade calls with dealers and distributors of the market. Post this we have started doing primary calls to consumers by equally segmenting consumers into regional aspects, tier aspects, age groups, and gender. Once we have primary data with us we started verifying the details obtained from secondary sources. Intended audience: This report can be useful to industry consultants, manufacturers, suppliers, associations & organizations related to the Office Chair industry, government bodies, and other stakeholders to align their market-centric strategies. In addition to marketing & presentations, it will also increase competitive knowledge about the industry.

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