Global advanced protective gear and armour market consists of all the protective gears such as head gears, eye gears etc. and various advanced protective armour and suits used in industries, and the defence sector in order to increase the security of a person.Due to a rise in terrorist activities around the globe and rise in territorial disputes between countries, global advanced protective gear and armour is expected to grow at a steady pace.Rapid industrialization in developed and developing countries is expected to raise the demand for industrial protection equipment giving a huge boost to this market.
Recent governmental policies and standards have re-instated the necessity for accountability in hazardous events or accidents at work sites. This has led various firms and multinationals to take initiatives by introducing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and clothing as part of the industry standard and norm.The protective gear and armor market is big, complex and fragmented. The present focus is on designing, manufacturing and production, rather than on supplying and distributing.
The primary driving factors of the phenomenal growth of the global advanced protective gear and armour market is the emphasis being laid to reduce professional hazards and increase safety and protection of the workforce.Increasing security requirements have raised the demand for first responder personnel which in turn is anticipated to have a positive impact on product demand. Body and vehicular armour, and bullet resistant suits are used in law enforcement and military applications. Rising cross-border conflicts and threats to internal national security are factors expected to drive the advanced protective gear and Armour market over the forecast period.
The Global Advanced Protective Gear and Armour Market is divided based upon Type (Thermal Protective Clothing, Chemical Clothing, Biological Clothing, Ancillary Protection Clothing, Ballistic Clothing), Users (Industrial and Personal users), Industry (Military, Commercial, Industrial, Science and Technology, Agriculture and Forestry, Domestic, Utilities etc.), nature of hazards (Extreme cold or hot events, ballistic and mechanical, chemical, biological and Radiation), and Material (Kevlar, Nomex, Polymide, Fiberglass, Flame Retardant Cotton etc.).
Being world’s largest military force, North America accounts for the highest demand and is also expected to witness high demand over the forecast period on account of increasing cross border tensions. Europe is also expected to display significant amount of product demand over the forecast period, due to risingawareness amongst workers regarding safety in industries. Asia Pacific is also projected to witness significant demand, due to increasing terrorist activities in India and Pakistan. Growing cross border tensions between India, China and Pakistan are also anticipated to fuel market growth.Promotional activities are being carried out to enter into low penetrated markets such as Middle East and Africa.
The leading players in the PPEC market are 3M, Kimberly-Clark, Royal TanCate, Honey International, Teijin Armid, Mine Safety Appliances Company, BAE Systems, Defence Industries International, Ballistic Body Armour, Alliant Techsystems Inc.,Ceradyne, E.I.Du Pont De Nemours and Company, Morgan Advanced Materials PLC, Survitec Group Limited, Point Blank Enetrprises and M Cubed Technologies.
- Market segments
- Market Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities
- Market Size & Forecast 2016 to 2022
- Supply & Demand Value Chain
- Market – Current Trends
- Competition & Major Companies
- Technology and R&D Status
- Porters Five Force Analysis
- Strategic and Critical Success Factor Analysis of Key Players
- North America
- US and Canada
- Latin America
- Mexico, Brazil, Argentina and Rest of Latin America
- Western Europe
- EU5 (Germany, France, Italy, Spain, U.K.)
- Nordic Countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden)
- Benelux (Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg)
- Rest of Western Europe
- Eastern Europe
- Rest of Eastern Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Australia and New Zealand
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- Middle East and Africa
- GCC countries (Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, UAE and Kuwait)
- South Africa
- North Africa
- Rest of Middle East and Africa
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- Market Segmentation
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