Mortuary Equipment Market Share, Trends, Analysis by Application to 2021


Global Mortuary Equipment Market is segmented on the basis of product, application and geography. Mortuary equipment is used in hospitals and elsewhere for the storage, movement, identification, autopsy and disposal of human corpses. Mortuary equipment includes a wide range of products from autopsy tables and cadaver lifts to large freezers and mortuary refrigeration solutions.

Increasing opportunities in private healthcare sector provide huge scope for increase in the number of hospitals, thus, increasing the number of morgues. In addition, the entry of private morgues which also offer funeral services is expected to play an important role in increasing the demand for this equipment during the forecast period. Introduction of technically advanced devices that reduce procedural timings and increase convenience of the professionals is anticipated to drive the mortuary equipment market.

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The commercialization of mortuary equipment due to the growing demand for cadavers is one of the primary drivers that are gaining momentum in the market. Legal proceedings and forensic procedures have led several manufacturers to introduce equipment and tools that are specific for storing, transporting or carrying out autopsy of corpses. Moreover, the rising number of road accidents and work-related accidents has resulted in the need for better transportation and handling of bodies. This has compelled the manufacturers to design novel and innovative products.

The mortuary equipment market was led by the Americas in 2015, accounting for more than 36% share of the overall revenue of the market. The Americas dominated the mortuary equipment market due to the implementation of guidelines and regulations that highlight the importance of well-equipped mortuary facilities. These strict regulations have led to the increase in installation and use of several mortuary equipment in hospitals, research laboratories, and funeral homes.

Based on product, the mortuary equipment market is classified as refrigeration units, freezers, cadaver lifts, cadaver trolleys, autopsy platforms and equipment, embalming workstation, dissection table and so on. The mortuary “refrigeration units” equipment segment dominated the market and is anticipated to grow in the coming years. Mortuary refrigerators include temporary refrigerators and body freezers which cost much more than other products in the mortuary equipment market.Based on application, the mortuary equipment market is classified as forensics, research & academics, cultural and so on. The “research & academics” segment is expected to lead the market with a total market share of more than 54% by 2020. The major end users for this segment are universities, medical colleges and healthcare, and pharmaceutical companies.

An increase in the number of schools and universities worldwide will lead to an augmented demand for cadavers which will, in turn, support in this segment’s growth during the forecast period. Based on geography, the mortuary equipment market is classified as Middle East & Africa, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and North America.North America captured the largest share in 2015. Dominance of the region is attributed to factors such as availability of a large number of private mortuaries as well as hospital morgues and high adoption rate for technologically advanced products. In addition, majority of the population in this region follow Christianity which has a tradition of performing final rituals by burial.

The key players of mortuary equipment indsutry are Mopec, KUGEL Medical GmbH & Co., Mortech Manufacturing, LEEC Ltd., Thermo Fisher Scientific, Barber Medical, CEABIS, Ferno-Washington, EIHF-ISOFROID, Flexmort, Funeralia, Hygeco, Thalheimer, Roftek Ltd., SM Scientific Instruments Pvt. Ltd., Mortuary Lift Company, C.F. di Ciro Fiocchetti & C. s.n.c., and UFSK.

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