Personal Protective Equipment Market Size, Share and Forecast


Pune, India, October 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – According to Fortune Business Insights â„¢, the Global personal protective equipment market poised to benefit from the persistent efforts of manufacturers operating in the United States to make the environment cleaner, safer and greener. Several glove manufacturers are trying to reduce energy consumption by upgrading existing machines or developing new ones.

In April 2020, for example, Mallcom (India) Limited announced its intention to introduce new shoe covers and PPE coveralls in addition to its recyclable and disposable face mask, especially for the medical industry. According to the report, the market size for PPE was USD 128,675.1 million in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 231,630.4 million by 2028, with a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period.

The list of companies presented in the global Personal Protective Equipment market are;

  • 3M (Minnesota, United States)
  • Ansell Ltd. (Richmond, Australia)
  • DuPont (Delaware, United States)
  • Mallcom (India) Limited (Kolkata, India)
  • Honeywell International, Inc. (North Carolina, USA)
  • Alpha ProTech (Markham, Canada)
  • Avon Protection (Maryland, United States)
  • COFRA Srl (Barletta Andria Trani, Italy)
  • Uvex Group (Fürth, Germany)
  • MSA (Pennsylvania, United States)
  • Radians, Inc. (Tennessee, United States)
  • TEIJIN LIMITED (Tokyo, Japan)
  • TenCate Fabrics (Nijverdal, The Netherlands)
  • Towa Corporation (Kyoto, Japan)
  • Supermax Corporation Berhad (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
  • MCR Safety (Tennessee, USA)
  • Lakeland Inc. (New York, United States)
  • WL Gore & Associates, Inc. (Delaware, United States)
  • Bullard (Kentucky, United States)
  • Other key players

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Manufacturing Leading segment fueled by strong demand for safety footwear and earmuffs

On the basis of product, the PPE market is categorized into head protection, hearing protection, face protection, protective clothing, protective footwear, respiratory protection, hand protection, fall protection, and others. By end-use industry, it is fragmented into manufacturing, construction, oil and gas, chemicals, food, pharmaceuticals, transportation and others.

Among them, the manufacturing segment generated the largest personal protective equipment market share in 2020. This is attributed to the increasing demand for earplugs, earmuffs, safety shoes and gloves. on the part of workers and employers, as this would protect them from fires, thermal burns and electric shocks.

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We follow a unique research methodology that contains triangulation of data based on bottom-up and top-down approaches. We also conduct extensive primary research to validate projected market numbers. The information used to estimate the shares of many segments at national, regional and global levels is gathered through interviews with stakeholders. We pull data from industry journals, SEC filings, paid databases, and other authentic resources. The report includes details, such as drivers, opportunities, restraints, trends, and market dynamics.

Increased cases of workplace hazards around the world to increase growth

The growing number of ongoing and planned construction and infrastructure projects, especially in India, China, and the United States, is expected to propel the growth of the personal protective equipment market in the near future. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), in 2019, approximately 5,333 workers died on the job. In addition, on average, about 15 deaths occurred each day during the same year.

Therefore, the need to provide construction workers with protective footwear or boots with non-slip or puncture resistant soles is expected to increase rapidly. At the same time, regulatory agencies in various countries are implementing strict standards to protect workers from falls, electrocution, trench collapses, and toxic materials. However, lack of awareness of workplace hazards can hamper demand for such equipment.

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Health Care Spending Rises To Help North America Dominate

Geographically, North America has won $ 42,805.7 million in 2020 in terms of turnover and should remain at the forefront. Increased public spending in the health and medicine sectors is expected to stimulate growth. In addition, the growing awareness of manufacturers and workers of critical workplace safety measures is expected to foster growth.

In Europe, the market is expected to remain in second position over the next few years due to favorable government standards, such as European Directive 2016/425. The regulation aims to guarantee the quality standards of PPE available on the European market. Asia-Pacific, on the other hand, is expected to show significant growth supported by the rapid industrialization of China, Vietnam and India.

Key players aim to expand production capacities to meet high demand in the context of COVID-19

The global personal protective equipment market is home to many manufacturers who are currently striving to meet the growing demand from customers all over the world. The COVID-19 outbreak has forced frontline workers to wear protective clothing and equipment to prevent transmission. Therefore, most of these manufacturers are increasing their production capacities.

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Detailed table of contents:

  • introduction
    • Scope of research
    • Market segmentation
    • Research methodology
    • Definitions and assumptions
  • Summary
  • Market dynamics
  • Key ideas
    • Main emerging trends – for the main countries
    • SWOT Analysis of the Industry
    • Regulatory Analysis
    • Recent Industry Developments – Policies, Partnerships, New Product Launches, and Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Qualitative Analyzes – Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Personal Protective Equipment Market
    • Supply chain challenges
    • Price impact
    • Supply and demand analysis
    • Measures taken by government / companies to overcome this impact
    • Potential opportunities due to the COVID-19 epidemic
  • Global Personal Protective Equipment Market Analysis, Outlook and Forecast, 2017-2028
    • Main conclusions / summary
    • Market size estimates and forecasts
      • By product (value)
        • Hand protection
        • Eye and face protection
          • Safety glasses
          • Safety glasses
          • Welding shields
          • Face shields
          • Head gear
        • Ear protection
          • Earplugs
          • Hood mounted ear muffs
          • Hearing tapes
        • Protective clothing
          • Chemical defense clothing
          • Flame retardant clothing
          • High visibility clothing
          • Others
        • Respiratory protection
          • Air Purifying Respirators (APR)
          • Supplied air respirators
        • Protective footwear
        • Protection against falls
          • Sweet goods
          • Durable goods
          • Integral harness
          • Rescue Kits
          • Body belts
        • Head protection
        • Others

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Below is one of the latest developments in the industry:

march 2020: Honeywell plans to ramp up production of N95 masks in the United States to meet growing demand for masks amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The company wants to expand its manufacturing activities to a factory located in Rhode Island.

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