On 11th March 2020, EUROMCONTACT publishes the market data for 2019 for soft contact lens and lens care products. This is the 17th year report of EUROMCONTACT, based on a compilation of quarterly statistics provided by contributing companies. In 2019, the contact lens market in 33 countries experienced an increase of 8.8% in comparison with 2018, reaching a value of € 1, 960 million. On a comparable basis (as not all countries had data in all segments in ’18 and ’19), the growth is 4.3%. For the European Union, Switzerland and Norway (EU+), the increase is 3.7% representing € 1, 695 million.