GVR Report cover Portable Dishwasher Market Size, Share & Trends Report

Portable Dishwasher Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Price Range (Economy, Luxury), By End-use (Commercial, Residential), By Distribution Channel (Offline, Online), By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2022 - 2030

  • Report ID: GVR-4-68040-003-5
  • Number of Report Pages: 80
  • Format: PDF, Horizon Databook
  • Historical Range: 2017 - 2020
  • Forecast Period: 2022 - 2030 
  • Industry: Consumer Goods

Report Overview

The global portable dishwasher market size was valued at USD 4.77 billion in 2021 and is expected to register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.9% from 2022 to 2030. Exponential growth in population density in metro cities has been mainly driving the growth of the industry. An increase in the urban population generates a large demand for white goods, such as portable dishwashers, due to the high standards of living. In addition, a surge in innovation in home appliances is encouraging people to change their old-model appliances with new, smart appliances, which drives the industry's growth. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a positive impact on the industry.

 U.S. portable dishwasher market size, by price range, 2020 - 2030 (USD Billion)

With people spending more time at home, owing to contact restrictions, lockdowns, and work-from-home orders, customers capitalized on more money in their homes with fewer occasions to spend money elsewhere. The pandemic resulted in increased awareness among customers about cleanliness and hygiene. This resulted in a growth in the demand for dishwashers all over the world. According to LG India, it has observed a 400% to 500% spike in sales of dishwashers. A portable dishwasher is similar to a regular dishwasher that can be moved around easily. It is fitted with rollers or with small wheels and therefore it can be kept in a storeroom or rolled into a corner when not in use.

The free-standing dishwasher is a very essential appliance, particularly for working people. It is fast and also consumes less time than the traditional way of washing utensils. A portable dishwasher has numerous inbuilt features and options, which make the cleaning process easier and provide maximum comfort. However, portable dishwashers have the inadequate capacity and have only limited standard settings; therefore, they are not suitable for large families, which hampers the growth of the market. However, rapid urbanization is likely to fuel industry growth. In addition, hotels, restaurants, and hospitals, also require various kitchen appliance products.

Thus, it creates ample opportunity for the companies operating in the industry over the forecast period. The companies are launching novel products, which can save energy, water, time, and space, to meet the rising and changing and rising demands. Several major players are introducing smart portable dishwashers to control all the features related to the product through a smartphone app. For instance, in 2018, Heatworks Technologies, Inc. launched an internet-connected portable dishwasher, Tetra, with Ohmic Array Technology.

Price Range Insights

The economy segment is projected to grow at a considerable CAGR of 5.3% over the forecast period. The increasing requirement for home decoration will actively increase the development of the industry. In addition, increasing disposable income is shifting people’s inclination to renovate and also redesign their living rooms and kitchens, increasing the demand for portable dishwashers. Advanced innovation in home appliances is inspiring individuals to replace their old appliances with new smart appliances.

This factor is expected to increase the development of the global industry over the forecast period. The luxury segment dominated the industry, in terms of share and is projected to grow at a considerable CAGR over the forecast period. Large heavy-duty portable dishwashers are available for use in commercial places, such as hotels and restaurants, where several dishes must be cleaned. These large heavy-duty portable dishwashers are costly due to their large components. Customers in established regions choose premium, high-performance portable dishwasher models over budget models. Therefore, it is largely used all over the world and generated maximum revenue in 2021.

Distribution Channel Insights

In 2021, the offline segment held the maximum revenue share of more than 85.40% and is likely to grow at a considerable CAGR during the forecast period. It is the shortest and simplest channel of direct distribution of products from the manufacturer to customers. Offline distribution permits brands to build genuine relationships with consumers. In addition, offline distribution channel provides various brands the opportunity to grow customer loyalty as well as the trust by engaging with them. Most customers appreciate the opportunity to deal directly with the manufacturers of a product.

Thus, the segment generated the maximum revenue in 2021. The online segment, however, is estimated to witness the fastest CAGR over the forecast period. Convenience and speed are the main advantages of indirect distribution to the customer. Online distribution channels allow companies to enter new markets quickly and easily, often at least initial risk and cost. Online retail shows that new all-time highs are being recorded by large kitchen appliances. Around 31% of major appliances are sold online. The online segment is addressing customer queries in a well-organized way to increase customer satisfaction levels.

End-use Insights

The residential end-use segment is projected to grow with the highest CAGR of 5.2% over the forecast period. People have been actively involved in home improvement as well as decoration through several kitchen appliances, such as portable dishwashers. A rise in personal disposable income along with affordable credit facilities promote people to improve and design their kitchens. Growing innovation in the home appliances segment has encouraged people to replace their old model appliances with new smart appliances. Thus, the segment is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR over the forecast period.

 Global portable dishwasher market share, by end-use, 2021 (%)

The commercial segment held a considerable revenue share in 2021 and is projected to grow at a significant CAGR over the forecast period. A portable dishwasher is extensively used to clean dishes in hotels, cafes, restaurants, and other commercial kitchens. A large number of hotels, restaurants, cafes, catering services, and bars use portable dishwashers. Furthermore, these dishwashers are more hygienic than traditional washing techniques. They provide uniform hygienic results and are much quicker, smart, energy-efficient, &inexpensive. Thus, their demand is high for commercial use and generated maximum revenue in 2021.

Regional Insights

Asia Pacific is anticipated to register the fastest CAGR of 5.5% over the forecast period. India, China, and Japan are the major countries in the region with increasing demand for portable dishwashers. In India, people are changing their old household equipment with smart and advanced products, which led to an increase in demand for these dishwashers in the region. Premium white goods are being increasingly adopted by consumers in China. Automation of dishwashing is steadily gaining ground across developing Asian countries, due to which product sales are likely to witness steady growth over the forecast period. North America accounted for the highest revenue share in 2021.

Portable Dishwasher Market Trends by Region

The product gained huge popularity in the advanced markets of North America as the implementation of technologically advanced appliances is more in these regions. According to the National Restaurant Association, there were around 12.5 million restaurants in the U.S. in 2020, and about 90% of restaurants have less than 50 employees, which specify small and medium-sized restaurants. Around 70% of the restaurants have single-unit operations. The affordable price and compact design of portable dishwashers cater to the cleaning purposes, budget limitations, and restricted space concerns of small-sized restaurants. Therefore, the product demand is high in this region.

Key Companies & Market Share Insights

Major companies have implemented business expansion and product launches as their key growth strategies to expand their industry share and remain competitive. For instance:

  • In September 2021, GE appliances introduced the GE Profile UltraFresh System dishwasher with Microban Antimicrobial Technology, a revolutionary new dishwasher that aims to reduce the growth of bacteria in and on the dishwasher

  • In June 2021, BSH India launched a new and advanced range of dishwashers with 19 new models. Technology advanced features, such as open & dry assist, Home connect, touch panel, dosage assist, 3-way pragmatic, speed option, Zeolith technology, glass zone, and intensive kadhi, are included in the latest range of dishwashers

Some of the key players operating in the global portable dishwasher market include:

  • AB Electrolux

  • Asko Appliances AB

  • Danby Products, Inc.

  • Haier Group Corp.

  • Havells India Ltd.

  • LG Electronics, Inc.

  • Panasonic Holdings Corp.

  • Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

  • Smeg SpA

  • Whirlpool Corp.

Portable Dishwasher Market Report Scope

Report Attribute


Market size value in 2022

USD 4.97 billion

Revenue forecast in 2030

USD 7.31 billion

Growth rate

CAGR of 4.9% from 2022 to 2030

Base year for estimation


Historical data

2017 - 2020

Forecast period

2022 - 2030

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD million/billion and CAGR from 2022 to 2030

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments covered

Price range, distribution channel, end-use, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Central & South America; Middle East & Africa

Country scope

U.S.; Canada; Mexico; U.K.; Germany; France; Italy; China; India; Japan; Brazil; South Africa

Key companies profiled

AB Electrolux; Asko Appliances AB; Danby Products Inc.; Haier Group Corp.; Havells India Ltd.; LG Electronics Inc.; Panasonic Holdings Corp.; Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.; Smeg SpA; Whirlpool Corp.

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Global Portable Dishwasher Market Segmentation

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2017 to 2030. For this study, Grand View Research has segmented the global portable dishwasher market report based on the price range, distribution channel, end-use, and region:

Global Portable Dishwasher Market Segmentation

  • Price Range Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2030)

    • Economy

    • Mid-range

    • Luxury

  • Distribution Channel Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2030)

    • Offline

    • Online

  • End-use Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2030)

    • Commercial

    • Residential

  • Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2030)

    • North America

      • U.S.

      • Canada

      • Mexico

    • Europe

      • U.K.

      • Germany

      • France

      • Italy

    • Asia Pacific

      • China

      • India

      • Japan

    • Central & South America

      • Brazil

    • Middle East & Africa

      • South Africa

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