Optical Filter Market size was valued at USD 1,638.2 million in 2021 and is growing at 7.9% from 2022 to 2028. The global market provides a detailed overview of the global optical filter market, and that can be segmented by product type and by application. By Product Type, the global optical filter market has been segmented into Colored Optical Filter, Bandpass Optical Filter, Band-Stop Optical Filter, High-Pass Optical Filters, and Low-Pass Optical Filters. The Bandpass Optical Filter segment is likely to be the largest and fastest-growing segment in terms of type in 2021 and is expected to maintain the trend in the forecasted years. The bandpass filter is adjacent to the cut-off band on both sides of the transmission characteristic band of the spectral characteristic curve. It is widely used in various fields. Hence, it will drive global market growth at a significant rate. Based on Application, the global optical filter market is segmented into Medical Equipment, Household Electronics, Industrial Equipment, and Others. Among these, the Medical Equipment segment is expected to have the fastest-growing market during the forecast period 2022-2028 according to precision business insights. The growth is attributed to the various applications of optical filter in biomedical and life science instruments. The growing importance and advantages in various industries such as in optical instruments, astronomy, fluorescence microscopy and spectroscopy, and stage lighting are the factors that drives the growth of the market. Moreover, the rising awareness about the benefits of the filters, growing tourism industry, the adoption in a telecommunication networks, technological advances in the manufacturing, use of these filters in welding helmets and other factors are also boosting the market growth for the optical filter market worldwide.
In April 2022, Buhler Leybold Optics announced that they have qualified Buhler’s HELIOS 800 tool to meet the stringent standards of the semiconductor industry and developed high performance filters for optical image sensors.
In Sept 2022, Thermo Fisher Scientific (TFS) prides itself on offering the most comprehensive gas analysers in the market to enhance measurement in the bulk and speciality gas sector.