Protective clothing are used in protection of workers and professionals in various end-use industries owing to their novel chemical and physical attributes, to counteract potential threats in hazardous environment. Heavy investment in R&D activities by government organizations is expected to propel the market growth. However, extended research timelines incur high cost to companies, which restricts the growth of the market.
The report segments the global protective clothing market based on material type, application, end-use industry and region. By material type, aramid & blends, polyolefin & blends, polybenzimidazole (PBI), cotton fibers and laminated polyesters are some of the major market segments. Laminated polyesters, PBI and aramid & blends are expected to be the most attractive markets for new entrants as well as for the industry players. The report is also segmented based on applications such as thermal, chemical, mechanical and others. Based on end-user industry, the market is segmented based on oil & gas, construction & manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, law enforcement & military, firefighting and others. Furthermore, the report is segmented based on four regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Business agreements, collaboration and product launch are the leading strategies adopted by key players to strengthen their geographical outreach. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, Lakeland Industries, Inc., 3M Company and
Workrite Uniform Company, Inc., are the major companies who have adopted collaborations, supply and manufacturing agreements, and product launch as their key business strategy. The market players profiled in this report are protective clothing manufacturers who either use it internally in some applications, or supply it to other end-users in the industry.
Comprehensive competitive analysis and profiles of major market players in the report are:
- E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
- Lakeland Industries, Inc.
- 3M Company
- Workrite Uniform Company, Inc.
- W. L. Gore & Associates
- Glen Raven
- Ballyclare Limited
- Koninklijke Ten Cate NV
- Teijin Limited
- The study provides an in-depth quantitative analysis of the global protective clothing market with current trends and future estimations to elucidate the imminent investment pockets.
- The report provides the quantitative analysis of the current market and estimations through 2018–2026 to identify the prevailing market opportunities to capitalize on.
- Extensive analysis of application forecasts the various types of protective clothing that can be used in different end-user applications.
- Competitive analysis highlights the business practices followed by leading players across various regions.
- An in-depth analysis of current research and clinical developments that affect the market behavior.
- Comprehensive analysis of all geographic regions are provided that determines the prevailing opportunities there.
- Analysis of key market players and their strategies are discussed to identify the competitive outlook.
The global protective clothing market is segmented based on application, material type, end-user industry and geography.
- Aramid & blends
- Polyolefin & blends
- Cotton Fibers
- Laminated Polyester
- Oil & Gas
- Law Enforcement & Military
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- South Korea
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- South Africa
- Rest of LAMEA
1.1. Report Description
1.2. Key Market Benefits
1.3. Key Market Segments
1.4. Research Methodology
1.4.1. Secondary Research
1.4.2. Primary Research
1.4.3. Analyst Tools And Models
Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. CXOs Perspective
Chapter 3. Market Overview
3.1. Market Definition And Scope
3.2. Key Findings
3.2.1. Top Investment Pockets
3.2.2. Top Player Positioning
3.2.3. Top Winning Strategy
3.3. Value Chain Analysis
3.4. Porters Five Forces Analysis
3.4.1. Bargaining Power of The Supplier
3.4.2. Bargaining Power of The Buyer
3.4.3. Threat of Substitute
3.4.4. Competitive Rivalry
3.4.5. Threat of New Entrant
3.5. Market Dynamics
126.96.36.199. Stringent Government Regulations
188.8.131.52. Increasing Demand From End-User Industries
184.108.40.206. Heavy Investments In R&D To Boost Market Growth
220.127.116.11. High Cost
18.104.22.168. Increasing Demand From Emerging Economies
3.6. Patent Analysis
3.6.1. Patent Analysis By Year
3.6.2. Patent Analysis By Region
3.6.3. Patent Analysis By Company
3.7. Emerging Trends In Protective Clothing Market
Chapter 4. Global Protective Clothing Market, By Material
4.1.1. Market Size And Forecast
4.2. Aramid & Blends
4.2.1. Key Market Trends
4.2.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.2.3. Market Size And Forecast
4.3. Polyolefin & Blends
4.3.1. Key Market Trends
4.3.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.3.3. Market Size And Forecast
4.4. Polybenzimidazole (Pbi)
4.4.1. Key Market Trends
4.4.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.4.3. Market Size And Forecast
4.5. Cotton Fibers
4.5.1. Key Market Trends
4.5.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.5.3. Market Size And Forecast
4.6. Laminated Polyesters
4.6.1. Key Market Trends
4.6.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.6.3. Market Size And Forecast
4.7.1. Key Market Trends
4.7.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
4.7.3. Market Size And Forecast
Chapter 5. Global Protective Clothing Market, By Application
5.1.1. Market Size And Forecast
5.2.1. Key Market Trends
5.2.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
5.2.3. Market Size And Forecast
5.3.1. Key Market Trends
5.3.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
5.3.3. Market Size And Forecast
5.4.1. Key Market Trends
5.4.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
5.4.3. Market Size And Forecast
5.5.1. Key Market Trends
5.5.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
5.5.3. Market Size And Forecast
5.6.1. Key Market Trends
5.6.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
5.6.3. Market Size And Forecast
Chapter 6. Global Protective Clothing Market, By End-User Industry
6.1.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.2. Oil & Gas
6.2.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.3. Construction & Manufacturing
6.3.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.4.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.5. Law Enforcement & Military
6.5.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.6.1. Market Size And Forecast
6.7.1. Market Size And Forecast
Chapter 7. Global Protective Clothing Market By Geography
7.2. North America
7.2.1. Key Market Trends
7.2.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
7.2.3. Market Size And Forecast
7.3.1. Key Market Trends
7.3.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
7.3.3. Market Size And Forecast
7.3.9. Rest of Europe
7.4.1. Key Market Trends
7.4.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
7.4.3. Market Size And Forecast
7.4.9. Rest of Asia-Pacific
7.5.1. Key Market Trends
7.5.2. Key Growth Factors And Opportunities
7.5.3. Market Size And Forecast
7.5.6. South Africa
7.5.7. Rest of LAMEA
Chapter 8. Company Profile
8.1. E. I. Du Pont De Nemours And Company
8.1.1. Company Overview
8.1.2. Company Snapshot
8.1.3. Operating Business Segments
8.1.4. Business Performance
8.1.5. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.2. Lakeland Industries, Inc.
8.2.1. Company Overview
8.2.2. Company Snapshot
8.2.3. Operating Business Segments
8.2.4. Business Performance
8.2.5. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.3. Ballyclare Limited
8.3.1. Company Overview
8.3.2. Company Snapshot
8.3.3. Operating Business Segments
8.3.4. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.4. 3M Company
8.4.1. Company Overview
8.4.2. Operating Business Segments
8.4.3. Business Performance
8.4.4. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.5. Koninklijke Ten Cate Nv
8.5.1. Company Overview
8.5.2. Company Snapshot
8.5.3. Operating Business Segments
8.5.4. Business Performance
8.5.5. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.6. Teijin Limited
8.6.1. Company Overview
8.6.2. Company Snapshot
8.6.3. Operating Business Segments
8.6.4. Business Performance
8.6.5. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.7. Workrite Uniform Company, Inc.
8.7.1. Company Overview
8.7.2. Company Snapshot
8.7.3. Operating Business Segments
8.7.4. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
8.8. Cetriko S.L.
8.8.1. Company Overview
8.8.2. Company Snapshot
8.8.3. Operating Business Segments
8.9. W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
8.9.1. Company Overview
8.9.2. Company Snapshot
8.9.3. Operating Business Segments
8.10. Glen Raven Inc.
8.10.1. Company Overview
8.10.2. Company Snapshot
8.10.3. Operating Business Segments
8.10.4. Key Strategic Moves And Developments
Other Players In The Value Chain
- Fibertex A/S
- Rongxin Industry Manufacture Limited
- Ebruzen Textile Industry Trade Co Ltd.
- Wuhan Kinglong Protective Products Co., Ltd.
- Veridian Fire Protective Gear
- Ohnaka Industry Co., Ltd., Etc.
The industry players made significant investments on new commercial avenues for their product segments via strategic partnerships & collaborations. Governmental funding towards extensive research and development activities coupled with an increasing support for application of industrial protective clothing. There is a rise in demand for protective clothing from various end-user industries and an increase in application scope owing to its superior properties. Also, the decrease in prices of protective clothing market size owing to the improving manufacturing technologies is expected to drive the demand for protective clothing over the forecast period. However, factors such as high price of protective clothing and a constant threat of substitution are expected to hamper the protective clothing market growth during the forecast period.
In the year 2018, construction & manufacturing was the largest end-user industry accounted for majority of the protective clothing market share owing to the stringent government regulations regarding worker safety, followed by oil & gas, law enforcement & military, firefighting and pharmaceuticals segment. The thermal segment is accepted to generate highest revenue over the forecast period owing to the increasing demand for fire- and flame-resistant clothing from various end-user industries, whereas, the radiation segment is expected to grow at the fastest rate over the forecast period.
In 2018, North America and Asia-Pacific collectively accounted for nearly two-thirds of the worldwide demand for industrial protective clothing and are expected to maintain their lead position throughout the forecast period. However, Asia-Pacific is projected to be the fastest growing region, with a CAGR of 6.8%, followed by LAMEA, Europe and North America.
Key Findings of the Protective Clothing Market
Radiation segment is expected to witness the highest CAGR during the forecast period
Aramid and Polyolefin segment together accounted for more than half of the market size in 2018
North America is expected to generate highest revenue over the forecast period, whereas, Asia-Pacific is anticipated to be the fastest growing segment in the foreseeable future
In 2018, the U.S. led the world demand for protective clothing and is expected to remain same during the forecast period
Oil & gas segment, followed by pharmaceuticals, are expected to be the fastest growing end-user industries over the forecast period
The report provides comprehensive analysis of the key players that operate in the world protective clothing market such as 3M Company, DuPont, Teijin limited, Lakeland Industries, Workrite Uniform Company Inc., Ballyclare Limited, Glen Raven, Cetriko, W.L. Gore & Associates, and Koninklijke Ten Cate Nv. Among these 3M, DuPont, Teijin Limited, Workrite Uniform Company, and Koninklijke Ten Cate. These players occupy a major share in the world protective clothing market followed by other tier 2 and tier 3 players worldwide.
- E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
- Lakeland Industries Inc.
- 3M Company
- Workrite Uniform Company Inc.
- W. L. Gore & Associates
- Glen Raven
- Ballyclare Limited
- Koninklijke Ten Cate NV
- Cetriko and Teijin Limited.
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