According to a recently published researchnester.com report, the demand for portable ramps is estimated to increase significantly during the forecast period 2019-2027. Portable ramps are designed in a way to be easily moved from one place to another, and are yet hard-wearing enough to be left in place. These ramps are made of a variety of materials ranging from aluminum that is a strong but lightweight material, to recycled rubber. Portable ramps are designed to be sturdy and safe, and are a perfect portable handicap ramp solution. Aluminum ramps are perfect for handicapped travel or general use, to access steps, vehicles etc. Most ramps can support between 600-800lbs. Some ramps can support up to 850lbs to accommodate the user and the wheelchair.
The main reason for the growth of the portable ramps market is the rising global population of senior citizens. Many of these people have difficulty walking due to deteriorating health, physical disabilities, and physical injuries. The increasing demand for health infrastructure across many regions is also leading to increasing demand for portable ramps in the market. Another factor supporting the steady growth of the global portable ramps market is the increased expenditure by people on medical facilities including portable ramps. Moreover, portable ramps are available in a number of different shapes and sizes, ideal for everyone.
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The major factors that contribute to the growth of the portable ramps market are:
- The increase in elderly population
- Developments in technology
- The growing number of people having difficulty walking, and those sustaining physical injuries and disabilities from falls
- Growing awareness among the physically disabled population
- User-friendly nature of portable ramps
- Ease of usage and improved mobility ensured by portable ramps
The key players dominating the global portable ramps market:
- National Ramp
- Medlis Ramps
- Heavy duty ramps
- Rampit USA
- Prairie View Industries
- The Ramp People
The market is segmented as follows:
- Foldable ramps
- Threshold ramps
- Roll up ramps
- Platform ramps
On account of higher demand, the threshold ramps segment is expected to hold the largest share in the portable ramps market.
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa region
The report says, the portable ramps market in North America is anticipated to hold the largest market share owing to the presence of key portable ramp manufacturers in the region. The availability of a wide variety of portable ramps in different sizes and shapes that are suitable for everyone is estimated to positively impact the market size during the forecast period.
The market in the Asia Pacific region is estimated to grow at the highest rate due to growing awareness among the physically disabled, and the increasing geriatric population during the forecast period.