Personal Protective Equipment Market: Snapshot

The global market for personal protective equipment gained significantly from the rapid rise in industrialization across the world. The significant increase in the manufacturing and the transportation sectors and the augmenting consciousness among consumers pertaining to personal safety are also boost the growth of this market remarkably. In addition to this, the rise in the implementation of strict rules and regulations regarding work place safety by various governments is likely to support this market in the years to come.

The overall opportunity in the global personal protective equipment market was worth US$40.40 bn in 2016. Research analyst expect this market to expand at a CAGR of 7.0% over the period from 2017 to 2025 and attain a value of US$72.08 bn by the end of 2025.

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Fall protection Equipment to Remain Most valued Product

The global market for personal protective equipment market majorly assessed on the basis of the type of the product and the application. On the basis of the type of the product, the market is classified into eye and face protection, head protection, hearing protection, protective clothing, respiratory protection, professional footwear, fall protection, and hand protection. Currently, the fall protection segment is doming the global market. Researchers expect this segment to continue to lead over the forthcoming years.

In terms of the application, the market is classified into the construction, manufacturing, oil and gas, chemicals, food, pharmaceuticals, transportation, and the healthcare sectors. Among these, the manufacturing sector surfaced as the key segment in 2016 and is projected to remain dominant over the next few years.

North America to Retain Leadership

The worldwide market for personal protective equipment is also analyzed on the basis of its geographical presence. North America, the Middle East and Africa, Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America have surfaced as the prominent geographical segments of this market. With a share of 38%, North America dominated the global market in 2016. The regional market is expected to remain on the top over the forthcoming years, thanks to the increasing adoption of PPE across a number of industries.

Asia Pacific, on the other hand, is expected to offer the most promising growth opportunity to the global market for personal protective equipment in the years to come. With the growing constructions, increasing production, and the rise in the transportation sector, the Asia Pacific market for personal protective equipment is projected to proliferate at a healthy CAGR of 7.50% between 2017 and 2025. The Middle East and Africa market is also anticipated to report a significant pace of growth in the near future due to the rising application of personal protective equipment and the increasing number of stringent rules and regulations aiming at employee protection and work place safety.

The global market for personal protective equipment is witnessing intensified competition among the key players. Some of the leading providers of personal protective equipment are Kimberly-Clark, The 3M Co., Ansell Ltd., COFRA Holding AG, National Safety Apparel, Honeywell Safety Products, Uvex Safety Group, MSA SAFETY, Avon Rubber PLC, and DuPont.

 

Global Personal Protective Equipment Market: Overview

This report on the global personal protective equipment market provides analysis for the period 2015–2025, wherein 2016 is the base year and the period from 2017 to 2025 is the forecast period. Data of 2015 has been included as historical information. The report covers market dynamics including drivers, restraints, and opportunities expected to influence the global personal protective equipment market growth during the forecasted period.

Global and regional trends that are playing a major role in driving the global personal protective equipment market have also been covered in the study. The study provides a comprehensive analysis on market growth throughout the above forecast period in terms of revenue estimates (in US$ Mn) and volume estimates (in Mn units), across different geographies.

Global Personal Protective Equipment Market: Segmentation

The personal protective equipment market has been segmented on the basis of product type, application, and geography. Based on product type, the market has been further classified into Eye and Face Protection, Head Protection, Hearing Protection, Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection, Professional Footwear, Fall Protection, Hand Protection and Others. On the basis of application, the personal protective equipment market is classified into Construction, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Food, Pharmaceuticals, Transportation, Healthcare and Others. Geographically, the report classifies the global personal protective equipment market into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle East & Africa (MEA) and South America. The regions are analyzed in terms of revenue and volume generation. Furthermore, region wise prominent countries covered in the report include the following - U.S, Canada, U.K., Germany, Italy, France, China, Japan, India, GCC countries, South Africa and Brazil.

The report also includes industrial evolution in the personal protective equipment market. It includes the Porter’s Five Forces analysis which identifies bargaining power of suppliers and buyers, threat from new entrant, threat from substitute and threat from competition in personal protective equipment market. Value chain analysis which identifies the key stake holders in the personal protective equipment market is also covered in the report. Furthermore, policies and regulations aiding the personal protective equipment market are also covered.

The report also covers market attractiveness analysis and market positioning of key players for all regions covered in the scope of study. Market attractiveness analysis identifies and compares different segment’s attractiveness in the market on the basis of CAGR and market share index across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa (MEA), and South America.

Global Personal Protective Equipment Market: Competitive Analysis

The report also includes competition landscape which includes competition matrix, market share analysis of major players in the global personal protective equipment market based on their 2016 revenues. Competition matrix benchmarks leading players on the basis of their capabilities and potential to grow. Factors like market positioning, product offerings and R&D focus are attributed to company’s capabilities. Factors including top line growth, market share, segment growth, infrastructure facilities and future outlook are attributed to company’s potential to grow.

Company profiling includes company overview, major business strategies adopted, SWOT analysis and market revenues for year 2014 to 2016. The major players profiled in the global eyewear market include 3M Company, Ansell Ltd., MSA SAFETY, National Safety Apparel, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, National Safety Apparel, Uvex Safety Group, COFRA Holding AG, Honeywell Safety Products, Avon Rubber P.L.C., and Rock Fall Ltd.

The global personal protective equipment market is segmented as below:

By Product Type

  • Eye and Face Protection
  • Head Protection
  • Hearing Protection
  • Protective Clothing
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Professional Footwear
  • Fall Protection
  • Hand Protection
  • Other

By Application

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil & Gas
  • Chemicals
  • Food
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Others

By Geography

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East and Africa
  • South America