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NEW YORK, May 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Personal Protective Equipment Industry

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Personal Protective Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves, and Footwear. The specific End-Use Segments also analyzed are Automotive, Food Processing, Healthcare, Construction, Utilities, Pulp & Paper, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 265 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3M Company
Alpha Pro Tech
Ansell Limited
Avon Rubber P.L.C
BartelsRieger Atemschutztechnik GmbH & Co.

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Protective Clothing I-3
Respiratory Protective Equipment I-4
Eye and Face Protection Equipment I-4
Hearing Protection Equipment I-4
Head Protection Equipment I-4
Fall Protection Equipment I-4
Gloves I-4
Footwear I-5

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
A Quick Market Primer II-1
Primary Factors Influencing PPE Market Over the Years II-1
Economy & Employment Numbers II-1
High Costs Associated with Workplace Hazards II-2
Occupational Safety Regulations II-2
Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession in Retrospect II-2
Europe's Debt Crisis Tests Global PPE Market Once Again in
2011 & 2012: A Recent Past Perspective II-3
Economic Uncertainty Slows Down Growth in US PPE Market in 2012 II-4
Resurgence in Growth Fundamentals Encourages an Optimistic
Market Outlook for the Year 2014 & Beyond II-5
Improvement in Global GDP Performance Bodes Well for the Market II-5
Table 1: World Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2012-2015):
Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

Table 2: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of
Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-8
Steady Acceleration in Global PMI Benefits Market Growth II-8
Table 3: Global Purchasing Managers Index (PMI): Breakdown
of Monthly PMI Data by Country for the Year 2013 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9
Current Eurozone Economic Outlook Favors an Optimistic
Outlook for PPE II-9
Table 4: Business Climate Indicator in the Eurozone Area for
the Year 2013 & 2014: Breakdown by Month II-10
US Economy Improves as Fiscal Cliff Concerns Recede to
Background - Augurs Well for PPE Market in the Nation II-11
Table 5: US Revisions of Debt Ceiling Limit (In US$ Billion)
for the Years 2002-2014 II-11
Steady Recovery in Manufacturing Activity to Boost Demand
for PPE in the US II-12
Top PPE Companies Gear Up to Utilize Periods of Economic
Slowdown to Expand Business Opportunities II-12
Outlook II-12
Developing Nations: The Focal Point for Future Growth II-13
A Review of Opportunities in Select End-Use Markets II-14
Automotive Industry - A Major Revenue Contributor II-14
Opportunity Indicator II-14
Table 6: Global Passenger Car Production (2012, 2015 &
2018) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-14

Table 7: Global Commercial Vehicle Production (2012, 2015 &
2018) in Thousand Units (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-14
Healthcare Sector - Fastest Growing End-Use Market II-15
Food Processing - A Market Laden with Tremendous Potential II-15
Increase in Construction Activity Bodes Well for PPE Market II-16
Construction Industry to Fuel Demand for Welding PPE in the
Developing Markets II-17
Select Product Markets II-17
Protective Clothing Market - The Traditional Revenue
Contributors II-17
Gloves Market - A Review II-18
Work Gloves Move Away From the Mass Production II-18
Medical Gloves to Witness Rising Demand from Asian Markets II-18
Glove Manufacturers Seek New Opportunities II-19
Asia - Primary Source of Rubber Gloves II-19
Table 8: Global Rubber Glove Market (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Country (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20

Table 9: Global Rubber Glove Market (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Export Revenue by Leading Exporting
Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20
Head Protection Equipment - The Fastest Growing Product Segment II-20
Eye & Face Protection Equipment Market Gaining Traction II-20
Manufacturers Focus on Low Cost RPE Products to Combat Bio
Terrorism and Pandemics II-21
Product Innovations to Drive Gains in the Marketplace II-21
New Improved Products Fuel Market Growth II-21
Technology Developments Prop Up Head and Face Protection Gear II-21
Specialized Protective Wear Set to Witness Higher Demand II-22
New Improved Products Fuel Market Demand for Chemical
Protection Clothing II-22
Products Made with Non-Woven Materials to See Light II-22
Multi Functionality - The New Buzzword for PPE II-23
Safety & Convenience Combined with Style & Aesthetics Emerge
as Key Focus Area of New Technology & Product Developments II-23
Innovative Production Strategies - Order of the Day II-23
Pricing and Distribution Dynamics II-23
Internal Dynamics to the Fore II-23
E-Commerce: New Avenue for Marketing II-24
Compliance with Workforce Safety Norms - Still a Major
Challenge in Developing Markets II-24
Misuse Makes Protective Clothing Less Effective II-24
Spreading Consumer Awareness: A High Priority for Manufacturers II-24
Competition: A Review II-25
Table 10: Leading Players in the World PPE Industry (2013):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Manufacturers
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Other Key Market Share Findings II-26
Table 11: Global Gloves Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Production Capacity by Leading Manufacturers
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 12: Global Industrial Glove Market (2013): Percentage
Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 13: North American Industrial Glove Market (2013):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 14: Industrial Glove Market in Europe, the Middle East
and Africa (EMEA) (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown
of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 15: Industrial Glove Market in Asia-Pacific & Latin
America (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading
Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 16: Global Occupational Gloves Market (2013):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 17: Global Surgical Gloves Market (2013): Percentage
Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27

2. REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT II-28
Leading Regulatory Bodies - An Overview II-28
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) II-28
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) II-28
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) II-29
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) II-29
Regulations for Head Protection II-29
Regulations for Hand and Arm Protection II-30
Regulations for Eye Protection II-30
Key Federal Safety Regulations for Foot Protection II-31
New Safety Regime for Dangerous Substances II-31
Electrical Safety in Workplace II-31
European Directive - Protective Clothing II-32

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-34
PPE - Product Definition II-34
Different Approaches for Implementing PPE II-34
Categories of PPE II-34
Protective Clothing II-35
Industry Requirements II-35
Respiratory Protective Equipment II-35
Types of Respiratory Protective Equipment II-36
Dust Masks II-36
Air Purifying Respirators II-36
Powered Air Purifying Respirators II-36
Self Contained Breathing Apparatus II-36
Airline Respirators II-36
Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus II-37
Eye and Face Protection Equipment II-37
Factors Aiding Growth II-37
Hearing Protection Equipment II-37
Table 18: Permissible Noise Exposure Levels in Workplace II-38
Head Protection Equipment II-38
Safety Helmets II-38
Headgear II-38
Fall Protection Equipment II-39
Gloves II-39
Footwear II-39

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-40
The Safariland Group Takes Over Arveka II-40
Bunzl Inks Agreement to Acquire Espomega and Takes Over The
Fulfilment Store II-40
MCR Safety Takes Over U.S. Safety II-40
Avon Protection Enters into Partnership with ESS II-41
Ansell to Take Over BarrierSafe II-41
Linde Puerto Rico Expands Personal Protective Equipment Line II-41
National Safety Apparel Takes Over Spentex® II-41
Kimberly-Clark Wins Premier Healthcare Alliance Contract II-42
3M Enters into a Distribution Agreement with DEUS Rescue II-42
Avon Protection Systems Wins Contract from U.S. Department of
Defense II-42
INVISTA Takes Over Ashburn II-43
Radians Takes Over Pelican and CrossFire II-43
Ceradyne Bags Order from US Government to Provide Enhanced
Combat Helmets to US Marines Corps II-44
Impacto Protective Products Bags Exclusive Rights for
Marketing ERGOMATES II-44
Delta Plus Group Acquires Pro Safety II-44
Donges Selects Trellchem® Splash 2000P Protective Suit II-44
Bunzl Takes Over Vicsa Safety II-45
Grolls Opens New Store II-45
DSM Dyneema and Promat Sign a New Trademark Licensing Agreement II-45
DSM Dyneema Ties up with Levi's® 501® Jeans II-45
Ahlsell Acquires Lasgruppen Wilhelm Nilsen II-46
Royal Oman Police Selects Avon's C50 Gas Masks II-46
Ansell Takes Over Midas II-46
Eurosafe Takes Over Fall Protection Business of Intersafe II-46
Bunzl Takes Over Jeminex II-47
The Safariland Group Takes Over Mustang Survival II-47
National Safety Apparel Takes Over Vinatronics II-48
5.11 Takes Over Beyond II-48
BarrierSafe Solutions Takes Over ONGUARD Industries II-48
MIRO INDUSTRIES and ROOFTOP ANCHOR Commence New Manufacturing
Facility in Heber II-49
3 M™ TEKK Protections™ Joins Forces with and Mike Holmes II-49
Black Diamond Takes Over POC Sweden II-50
Bauer Performance Sports Takes Over Cascade Helmets II-50
Gentex Corporation Acquires Artisent II-50
MSA Divests North American Ballistic Helmet Operation to
Revision Military of Essex Junction II-50
Bunzl Acquires FoodHandler from BarrierSafe Solutions
International II-51
BarrierSafe Solutions International Acquires High Five Products II-51
Bunzl Takes Over McCordick II-51
Ansell Acquires Comasec II-51
Les Commandos Marine Select Avon's ST53 II-52
Bristol Uniforms to Represent Avon Fire & Rescue Service II-52
Ansell Takes Over Protective Cover Business of Trelleborg II-52
Ansell Bags New Contract from Ramsay II-52
Ansell to Supply Activarmr® Mission Critical Gear to
Australian Defence Force II-53
DuPont and Ansell Collaborate to Provide Cut-Resistant
Lightweight Gloves for Workers II-53
Ansell Acquires Hércules II-53
NOSA Enters into Co-branding Agreement with North Safety Products II-54
Ansell Announces Acquisition of Sandel Medical Industries II-54
Ansell Completes Acquires Trelleborg Protective Products Business II-54
KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL Renews Partnership with Penske Racing II-55
Avon Protection Bags Contract from Malayan Police Contract for
C50 Configurable CBRN Mask II-55
Dickies and Cordova Enters into Licensing Agreement II-55
Avon Protection Secures Contract from Al Masaood Oil Industry
Supplies & Services II-56
Teledyne Scientific & Imaging Bags Contract from United States
Air Force II-56
Ansell and Koreca Industries Sign Multi-Year Agreement II-56

5. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-57
3M Launches New Personal Protective Equipment Range II-57
3M Introduces New Range of Gloves to Protect Hands II-57
Capital Safety Launches Lad-Saf™ X2 Detachable Cable Sleeve II-57
DuPont Launches Gen-Next DuPont™ Nomex® MHP Fabrics for Multi
-Hazard Protection II-57
Honeywell Introduces Uvex Livewire™ Sealed Eyewear for
Extremely Severe Environments II-58
3M Extends the Line of Surgical Masks and Respirators II-58
Radians Partners with Smith & Wesson to Introduce PPE II-58
Honeywell Safety Products Launches Howard Leight FirmFit
eEarplugs II-59
Southern Glove Launches Mud Dawg Glove for Oil Drilling
Operations II-59
Polartec Introduces Polartec® Alpha Fabric Jacket II-59
National Safety Apparel Launches New WorkWear FR Garment Line II-59
Second Chance Unveils Summit™ ST New Line of Armor Solutions II-60
Lion Apparel Unveils Redesigned LION Commander Glove II-60
Crasche Rolls Out Crasche Middle II-60
Ansell Introduces HyFlex Gloves for Touch Screen Applications II-61
Saf-T-Gard Unveils Mechani-Gard MG-9860 II-61
3M Personal Safety Division Introduces Protective Eyewear Range II-61
Ergodyne Intergalactic Launches Skullerz® Bump Caps II-62
Lincoln Electric Unveils Roll Cage™ Rigging and Welding Gloves II-62
3M Introduces AP-600 Series Air Filtration Panels II-62
TenCate Launches TenCate ABDS II-63
Honeywell Rolls Out Relentless and Conspire New North®
Signature Safety Eyewear II-63
Bullard Launches New GenVX™ Safety Helmet II-63
HSP Launches Relentless and Conspire Series of Protective Eye
-wear II-63
3M Launches the 3M Rugged Comfort Half Facepiece Reusable
Respirator 6500 Series II-64
Blue Infusion Technologies Launches BearTek Gloves II-64
3M Introduces Scotchgard™ Anti-Fog Coating in Safety Eyewear II-64
Honeywell Launches the Uvex XMF™ Tactical Goggle II-64
3M Personal Safety Division Launches Speedglas Welding Helmet
100 Series II-65
3M Personal Safety Division Launches Latchways Personal Rescue
Device II-65
Honeywell Safety Products EMEA Unveils New North GX-8™ Series II-65
Rogers Unveils PORON® XRD® Shapes II-65
Radians® Worldwide Introduces STANLEY® PPE Range II-66
Bionic Gloves® Launches Tactical Glove in Partnership with
KGLOVES™ II-66
CarbonX Launches CarbonX® Repel™ PPE Solution II-66
Honeywell Safety Products Introduces Uvex Turboshield™ Face
Protection System II-66
NSA Launches Stealth Heat Resistant Garments II-67
3M Unveils 3M™ Safety Sunwear II-67
Racer Gloves Releases Limes II-67
Ansell Unveils GAMMEX Nitrile Antibacterial Medical Glove II-67
Ansell Launches TouchNTuff 93-700 and TouchNTuff 83-500 Gloves II-68
Ronco Introduces Chemo Protective Gloves II-68
Kee Safety Launches KeeLine® Overhead Lifeline System II-68
RONCO Unveils New PVC Gloves Line II-68
Ansell Healthcare Japan to Launch GAMMEX® Non-Latex
Accelerator-Free Sensitive Gloves II-68
Honeywell Safety Products EMEA Unveils Miller Twin Turbo II-69
Marigold Industrial Launches Puretough™ P3000 Reflector II-69
Elliot Scientific Launches NoIR LaserShields® Range of Laser
Protective Eyewear II-69
D3O Unveils Innovative TRUST Range of PPE II-69
Globus Unveils Four Skytec Brand Protective Gloves II-70
Globus Releases New Waterproof and Breathable Protective PU Glove II-70
Garrison Dales Unveils a New Collection of Personal Protective
Equipment II-70
Ansell to Introduce New Range of High-Impact Resistant Gloves II-70
TenCate to Introduce New Protective Products in TenCate
Tecasafe® Plus Line II-71
Bata Industrials Introduces Energy Footwear Collection II-71
RUAG Unveils New Professional Eye Protection II-71
Safetyware Unveils New Series of Safety Footwear II-72
Ansell Extends the Touch N Tuff® Product Series II-72
Ansell Introduces Sawyer-Tower Line of Protective Garments
with Gore II-72
Ansell Introduces a Range of PowerFlex® and HyFlex®-Styled
Working Gloves II-72
Nitritex Unveils Personal Protective Equipment & Medical Supplies II-73
Ansell Unveils HyFlex 11-200 HI-VIZ Sleeve II-73
Teijin Develops New Fiber for Protective Apparel Market II-73
Ansell Unveils New Alphatec® Chemical Gloves II-73
Honeywell Safety Products Introduces Oliver® Safety Footwear II-74
Hard Yakka to Launch Hard Yakka Protect with TECGEN SELECT FR
Workwear II-74
Ansell Introduces MICRO-TOUCH Denta-Glove Nitrile Examination
Gloves II-74
Capital Safety Unveils New DBI-SALA Force2™ Shock Absorbing
Lanyard Range II-74
Oliver Footwear Unveils Safety Boots II-75
Select PPE Introduces Customized PPE for Women II-75
Honeywell Releases New HW200 and HW100 Welding Helmets II-75
Gateway Safety Introduces New Serpent® Series Safety Helmet II-76
Avon Unveils New PC50™ APR Helmet II-76
Capital Safety Launches FlexiGuard® Access Systems II-76
Logo Work Gloves Launches Camouflage Mechanic Gloves II-76
Streamlight Introduces 3AA ProPolymer HAZ-LO Helmet Kit II-76
Ansell Launches New GAMMEX SENSOPRENE Surgical Glove II-77
Cintas Launches Cintas Safety Center PPE Cabinet II-77
3M Launches NEW 3M H-800 Series Full Brim Hard Hat II-77
Ansell Unveils TRELLCHEM® Hands-Free Visor Light System II-77
3M Launches Peltor™ X Series Earmuffs II-78
Honeywell Unveils New Uvex AcoustiMaxx™ Eyewear II-78
MCR Safety Rolls Out Alycore™ Gloves II-78
Ansell Unveils New Latex-Free Surgical Gloves II-78
Scott Safety Introduces First Responder Respirator II-78
Werner Launches BaseWear™ Harness and AutoCoil2™ Self
Retracting Lifeline Series II-79
Scott Safety Introduces Spirit Powered Air Respirator
Protection System II-79
Honeywell Safety Products Launches Uvex Pheos™ Safety Eyewear II-79
ICPW Launches TouchScreen Glove II-79
3M Introduces New Protective Equipment and Apparel II-80
Southern Glove Releases New Series of Flame-Resistant Gloves II-80
Ansell Unveils New Flame-Retardant Gloves for Workers in Oil
and Gas Industries II-80
Ansell Launches New Glove Series for Construction Industry II-81
Ansell Launches New Flame-Retardant Glove for Military II-81
Werner Launches Novel Compact 3-Piece Fiberglass Extension
Ladder Group II-81
Ansell Unveils New HyFlex® Work Gloves II-81
Sonomax Technologies to Introduce Self-Fit Hearing Protection
Device II-81
Honeywell Safety Products EMEA Unveils Miller AirCore™ Harness II-82
Globus Introduces New Skytec Gloves II-82
JSP Introduces FORCE 8™ Half Mask II-82
Bristol to Launch Fire Hood 1 and 2 Fire Hoods II-83
PPSS Group Releases FRONT ONLY Body Armour II-83
Ansell Expands Viking Portfolio with HAZTECH Suit II-83
Ansell Unveils New Respirator and Surgical Mask II-83
Deane Apparel Launches Urban Deane Denim Short and Jean II-83
Noise Clipper to Distribute Self-Fit Earplugs in Africa II-84
Ergodyne Expands ProFlex® Dorsal Impact-Reducing Glove Series
with ProFlex(R) 925CPWP Gloves II-84
The Glove Club Offers Affordable White Nitrile Gloves II-84
Hongbao Introduces HB-14 Anti-Cut Nitrile Working Gloves II-84
Shale-Inland and 3M Unveil 3M™ Protective Laser Tape II-85
Latchways Unveils Latchways WalkSafe® Fall Proof and Rooflight
Covers II-85

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-86
3M Company (US) II-86
Alpha Pro Tech Ltd (US) II-86
Ansell Limited (Australia) II-86
Avon Rubber P.L.C. (United Kingdom) II-87
BartelsRieger Atemschutztechnik GmbH & Co (Germany) II-87
Bekina NV (Belgium) II-87
Capital Safety Group Ltd (UK) II-88
Cardinal Health Inc. (US) II-88
CWS-boco Supply Chain Management GmbH (Germany) II-88
Defense Industries International Inc (Israel) II-89
Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA (Germany) II-89
DuPont (US) II-89
E.D. Bullard Company (US) II-89
Gateway Safety Inc (US) II-90
Grolls AB (Sweden) II-90
Hartalega Holdings Berhad (Malaysia) II-90
Honeywell Life Safety (US) II-91
Interspiro AB (Sweden) II-91
Jallatte Group (France) II-91
JSP Ltd. (UK) II-91
Kimberly-Clark Corporation (US) II-92
Kwintet AB (Sweden) II-92
Lakeland Industries, Inc. (US) II-93
Latchways Plc (UK) II-93
Louis M. Gerson Co., Inc. (US) II-93
MAPA Spontex, Inc. (France) II-93
MCR Safety (US) II-94
Mine Safety Appliances Company (US) II-94
Moldex (US) II-94
Saf-T-Gard International, Inc. (US) II-95
Scott Safety (US) II-95
SHOWA Best Glove, Inc. (US) II-95
Top Glove (Malaysia) II-96
Towa Corporation (Japan) II-96
Tyco (Switzerland) II-96

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-97
Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Personal Protective Equipment by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-97

Table 20: World Historic Market Review for Personal Protective
Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-98

Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for Personal Protective
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-99
Analytics by Product Segment II-100
Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Protective Clothing by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-100

Table 23: World Historic Market Review for Protective Clothing
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-101

Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for Protective Clothing by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-102

Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Respiratory Protection Equipment by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-103

Table 26: World Historic Market Review for Respiratory
Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-104

Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Respiratory Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-105

Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Eye & Face Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-106

Table 29: World Historic Market Review for Eye & Face
Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-107

Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Eye & Face Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-108

Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Hearing Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-109

Table 32: World Historic Market Review for Hearing Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-110

Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for Hearing Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-111

Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Head Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-112

Table 35: World Historic Market Review for Head Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-113

Table 36: World 15-Year Perspective for Head Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-114

Table 37: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Fall Protection Equipment by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-115

Table 38: World Historic Market Review for Fall Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-116

Table 39: World 15-Year Perspective for Fall Protection
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-117

Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Gloves by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-118

Table 41: World Historic Market Review for Gloves by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-119

Table 42: World 15-Year Perspective for Gloves by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-120

Table 43: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Footwear by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-121

Table 44: World Historic Market Review for Footwear by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(Excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-122

Table 45: World 15-Year Perspective for Footwear by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-123
Analytics by End-Use Sectors II-124
Table 46: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Personal Protective Equipment by End-Use Sector -
Automotive, Food Processing, Healthcare, Construction,
Utilities, Pulp & Paper and Others Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-124

Table 47: World 7-Year Perspective for Personal Protective
Equipment by End-Use Sector - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Automotive, Food Processing, Healthcare,
Construction, Utilities, Pulp & Paper and Others for Years
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-125

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current & Future Analysis III-1
Overview III-1
Factors Influencing Growth III-2
Heavy Construction Industry Witnesses Growth in Usage of
Personal Protective Equipment III-2
Utilities Market to Drive PPE demand III-2
Innovative Products for Fire Fighters to Drive Growth in
the PPE Industry III-2
Frequent Revisions in Industry Safety Standards Fuel Growth
in Protective Clothing Segment III-3
Snapshot of Key Product Segments III-3
Protective Clothing Market: Growth Aided by Government
Regulations and Funding III-3
Protective Eyewear Market: Presents Huge Growth Opportunities III-3
Hearing Protection Market: Highly Competitive III-4
Respiratory Protective Equipment - Opportunities Galore III-5
Key Statistical Findings: III-6
Table 48: US Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Respiratory Protective Equipment by Product Segment -
Air Purifying Respirators, Self-Contained Breathing
Apparatus, Dust Masks, Powered Air Purifying Respirators,
Airline Respirators, and Emergency Escape Breathing
Apparatus Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-6

Table 49: US Historic Market Review for Respiratory
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Air Purifying
Respirators, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus, Dust
Masks, Powered Air Purifying Respirators, Airline
Respirators, and Emergency Escape Breathing Apparatus
Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 50: US 15-Year Perspective for Respiratory Protective
Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Air Purifying Respirators, Self-Contained
Breathing Apparatus, Dust Masks, Powered Air Purifying
Respirators, Airline Respirators, and Emergency Escape
Breathing Apparatus Segments for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8
Enterprising Manufacturers Set to Reap the Benefits III-8
West and Southeast - The Key PPE Manufacturing Regions III-9
Threat from Asian Imports III-9
Strategic Corporate Developments III-9
Product Launches III-18
Key Players III-33
B.Market Analytics III-40
Table 51: US Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis
for Personal Protective Equipment by Product Segment -
Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye &
Face Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment,
Head Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves
and Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 52: US Historic Market Review for Personal Protective
Equipment by Product Segment - Protective Clothing,
Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face Protection
Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head Protection
Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear
Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 53: US 15-Year Perspective for Personal Protective
Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments for Years
2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

2. CANADA III-43
A.Market Analysis III-43
Current & Future Analysis III-43
Strategic Corporate Development III-43
Product Launches III-43
B.Market Analytics III-45
Table 54: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 55: Canadian Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Protective
Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face
Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head
Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and
Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 56: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Protective Clothing,
Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face Protection
Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head Protection
Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear
Segments for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-47

3. JAPAN III-48
A.Market Analysis III-48
Current & Future Analysis III-48
Product Launch III-48
Towa Corporation - A Key Player III-48
B.Market Analytics III-49
Table 57: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 58: Japanese Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Protective
Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face
Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head
Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and
Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 59: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Protective Clothing,
Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face Protection
Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head Protection
Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear
Segments for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-51

4. EUROPE III-52
A.Market Analysis III-52
Current & Future Analysis III-52
Overview III-52
Demand Drivers III-52
Market Trends III-53
Acceptance of Personal Protective Equipment across the Board III-53
Disparity in Consumer Needs Across EU Member States III-53
Multifunctional PPE and Eco-friendly Materials Bolster Growth III-54
Other Prominent Market Trends III-54
A Look into Key Product Segments III-54
Gloves - A Major Revenue Contributor III-54
Protective Clothing Market: An Overview III-54
Multi-Functional Clothing and Niche Products Present New
Market Opportunities III-55
High Noise Pollution Drives Demand for Hearing Protection
Equipment III-55
Respiratory Protective Equipment to Derive Major Demand
from Marine & Emergency Service Personnel III-55
Key Statistical Findings III-56
Table 60: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Respiratory Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Disposable Face Masks, Reusable Masks, Powered
Air-Purifying Respirators, Self-contained Breathing
Apparatus, Airline Respirators, Escape Only Apparatus and
Integrated Systems Segments Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 61: European Historic Market Review for Respiratory
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Disposable Face
Masks, Reusable Masks, Powered Air-Purifying Respirators,
Self-contained Breathing Apparatus, Airline Respirators,
Escape Only Apparatus and Integrated Systems Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 62: European 15-Year Perspective for Respiratory
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Disposable Face Masks,
reusable Masks, Powered Air-Purifying Respirators,
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus, Airline Respirators,
Escape Only Apparatus and Integrated Systems Segments for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-58
Production Scenario III-59
Self-Sufficient in Production III-59
Structure of Production: Decentralized III-59
Sub-Contracting III-59
Foreign Production III-59
Sourcing III-59
OPT (Outward Processing Trade) III-59
Delocalization of Workwear Production III-59
Prices and Margins III-60
Distribution Dynamics III-60
Distribution Trends in EU Personal Protective Equipment Market III-60
Wholesaler/Importers Increase their Stake in Distribution
Channel III-60
End Use Segment Analysis III-61
Construction Sector III-61
Manufacturing Sector III-61
Transport and Communication Sector III-61
Public Services III-61
B.Market Analytics III-62
Table 63: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Geographic
Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest
of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 64: European Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 65: European Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 66: European Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Protective
Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face
Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head
Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and
Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 67: European 15-Year Perspective for Personal
Protective Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006,
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 68: European 15-Year Perspective for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Protective Clothing,
Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face Protection
Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head Protection
Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear
Segments for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-67

4a. FRANCE III-68
A.Market Analysis III-68
Current & Future Analysis III-68
Strategic Corporate Developments III-68
Product Launches III-69
Key Players III-69
B.Market Analytics III-71
Table 69: French Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 70: French Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Protective
Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face
Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head
Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and
Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 71: French 15-Year Perspective for Personal Protective
Equipment by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments for Years
2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

4b. GERMANY III-74
A.Market Analysis III-74
Current & Future Analysis III-74
Overview III-74
Highly Competitive and Demanding Market III-74
Impact of EU PPE Directives III-74
Demand Drivers III-74
Strategic Corporate Development III-75
Key Players III-75
B.Market Analytics III-77
Table 72: German Recent Past, Current & Future Market
Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Product
Segment - Protective Clothing, Respiratory Protection
Equipment, Eye & Face Protection Equipment, Hearing
Protection Equipment, Head Protection Equipment, Fall
Protection Equipment, Gloves and Footwear Segments
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 73: German Historic Market Review for Personal
Protective Equipment by Product Segment - Protective
Clothing, Respiratory Protection Equipment, Eye & Face
Protection Equipment, Hearing Protection Equipment, Head
Protection Equipment, Fall Protection Equipment, Gloves and
Footwear Segments Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 74: German 15-Year Perspective for Personal Protective
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