(PRWEB UK) 11 March 2013
The worldwide Intraocular Lens market (IOL) are poised to achieve continuing growth as the aging population worldwide develops cataracts and need Intraocular Lenses (IOL). All older people develop cataracts.
Intraocular Lens (IOL) markets are driven by the trend towards multi-distance vision capability, near middle, and far. The global market is expected to post a modest growth. The world market for Intraocular Lenses (IOL) overall market value is expected to reach $3.8 billion by 2019.
According to the report 'Intraocular Lens (IOL): Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, Nanotechnology 2013-2018' The global intraocular lens cataract market is expanding with the aging of a more affluent middle class population. There were 19 million cataract surgeries in 2010 and 19.7 million in 2012. Cataracts account for 48% of world blindness. Cataracts are the leading cause of reversible blindness.