Breathalyzers Market Outlook 2031
The global breathalyzers market size was valued USD 2.75 Billion in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 10.96 Billion by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 16.6% during the forecast period, 2023–2031. The growth of the market is attributed to significant improvements in devices as well as major investment from corporations for development of sophisticated breathalyzers.
A breathalyzer is a portable instrument used to determine the level of alcohol in a person's blood. A breathalyzer provides quick and precise blood alcohol content results. These devices are small and easy to use. The unexpected breakout of coronavirus, which enabled the COVID-19 pandemic, is the main factor driving the global market growth. Healthcare institutions around the world are widely using the innovative breathalyzers to precisely detect COVID-19 virus.
Breathalyzers Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities
- Rising prevalence of alcohol and drug addiction is some of the major factors driving the growth of the global breathalyzers market
- Breath analyzers produce erroneous findings. The inability to differentiate alcohol from any other chemical molecule with a methyl group structure. Thus, such challenges can hinder the market expansion.
- Innovation in breath analyzers is expected to stimulate the market growth.
- Stringent regulations regarding the testing of alcohol levels by various government state bodies is anticipated to create lucrative opportunities during the forecast period.
Scope of Breathalyzers Market Report
The report on the global breathalyzers market includes an assessment of the market, trends, segments, and regional markets. Overview and dynamics have also been included in the report.
Breathalyzers Market - Global Industry Analysis, Growth, Share, Size, Trends, and Forecast
Technology (Semiconductor Oxide Sensor Technology, Fuel Cell technology, Infrared Spectroscopy) and Applications (Alcohol Detection, Drug Abuse Detection, and Other Applications)
Asia Pacific, North America, Latin America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa
Company Share, Market Analysis and Size, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends, and Revenue Forecast
Key Players Covered in the Report
Intoximeters, Inc.; Alcolizer Technology Pty Ltd; Alcohol Countermeasure Systems Corporation; BACtrack; and Dragerwerk AG & Co. KGaA
Breathalyzers Market Segment Insights
Technology Segment Analysis
Based on technology, the market is divided into semiconductor oxide sensor technology, fuel cell technology, and infrared spectroscopy. The sensor technology segment is expected to grow at a rapid pace during the forecast period.
Increasing demand for products with highly accuracy is driving the growth of the market segment. On the other hand, the infrared spectroscopy segment is anticipated to exhibit a steady growth rate in the coming years.
Applications Segment Analysis
On the basis of applications, the global breathalyzers market is segregated into alcohol detection, drug abuse detection, and others. The alcohol detection segment is projected to expand at a considerable CAGR during the forecast period.
Increasing deployment of breathalyzers by concerned law enforcement agencies throughout the world to proactively reduce alcohol and drug addiction is driving the segment growth.
In terms of regions, the market is classified as Asia Pacific, North America, Latin America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa. North America is expected to constitute a key share of the market during the projected period due to the increasing use of breathalyzers and stringent regulations.
Furthermore, the existence of significant firms with a dominant market share contributes to awareness about the benefits of breath analyzers among governments in the region. However, Europe is anticipated to expand at a rapid pace during the forecast period.
Increasing stringency of alcohol testing legislation in countries such as Germany, France, Spain, Italy, and the UK is supporting the Europe market development.
The global breathalyzers market has been segmented on the basis of
- Semiconductor Oxide Sensor Technology
- Fuel Cell technology
- Infrared Spectroscopy
- Alcohol Detection
- Drug Abuse Detection
- Asia Pacific
- North America
- Latin America
- Middle East & Africa
The key players competing in the global breathalyzers market are Intoximeters, Inc.; Alkalized Technology Pty Ltd; Alcohol Countermeasure Systems Corporation; Backtrack; and Drudgework AG & Co. KGaA
Companies are engaging in partnerships, acquisitions, and mergers to expand their market share. Moreover, key players are partnering with local manufacturers and investing in R&D activities to enhance the manufacturing process to reduce the operation costs.