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    Body Protection Equipment Market Report

    Body Protection Equipment Market Report
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    Market Insights

    The Body Protection Equipment Market is projected to grow from USD 83.14 billion in 2021 to USD 137.42 billion by 2028 at a CAGR of over 7.4% during the forecast period of 2022-2028.

    Body Protection Equipment Market Size

    What is body protection equipment?

    Body protection equipment is the apparel used by workers on the construction site to protect them from any uncertainty. It is given to the workers in the sectors where the operations to be undertaken are of heavy and critical nature. For instance, body protection equipment is employed in chemical, construction, healthcare, and oil & gas industries among others.

    Market Dynamics

    Growing importance and awareness regarding both men's and women's safety is propelling the market growth rate. Also, the growth and expansion of construction industries are the root cause of the surge in demand for body protection equipment. Moreover, rapid infrastructural development and urbanization specifically in developing economies are further promulgating the demand for body protection equipment. Moreover, the recent coronavirus outbreak has also spurred the growth of the body protection equipment market.

    COVID-19 Impact on Body Protection Equipment Market

    The COVID-19 outbreak positively influenced the growth of the body protection equipment market. The companies operating in the textile sector across the Asian countries have changed their apparel manufacturing plants to PPE manufacturing post-outbreak of the COVID-19 to bridge the demand-supply gap. China is the largest exporter of PPE, such as goggles, masks, protective gowns, and gloves; however, its exports reduced by around 15% post the origination of the pandemic.

    Body Protection Equipment Market Snapshot

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    Key Players

    Key players operating in the body protection equipment market are-

    • 3M Company (US)
    • Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. (Canada)
    • Ansell Ltd. (Australia)
    • Cintas Corporation (US)
    • Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (US)
    • DowDuPont, Inc. (US)
    • Honeywell International, Inc. (US)
    • Kimberly-Clark Corporation (US)
    • Lakeland Industries, Inc. (US)
    • Radians, Inc. (US).

    Target Audience

    Here is the list of the group of customers that the body protection equipment market hopes to have the greatest opportunity to convert-

    • Body Protection Equipment distributors
    • Body Protection Equipment suppliers
    • Body Protection Equipment manufacturers
    • Logistics organizations
    • Government bodies

    Segment Analysis

    Product Trends

    By product, the body protection equipment market has been classified into head, eye & face protection, hearing protection, protective clothing, respiratory protection, protective footwear, fall protection, hand protection, and others. Under these, the hand protection segment accounted for a significant market share in 2021. This is mainly attributed to the presence of risks associated with handling warm objects, corrosive chemicals, and heavy-duty equipment are expected to propel the demand for protective gloves in the food processing, construction, healthcare, oil & gas, and metal fabrication industries, thus bolstering the segment growth.

    Regional Trends

    By region, the market in North America accounted for a significant market share in 2021 and is projected to grow at a significant CAGR during the assessment period. The regional growth is mainly ascribed to a strong presence of players who are constantly investing in improving technologies in the region. The segment growth is mainly driven by strong product adoption in the healthcare sector. Moreover, high product penetration in the U.S. is expected to be a stringent regulatory scenario along with hefty penalties for non-compliance with the standards that are forcing employers to adopt PPE, further proliferating regional growth.

    Market Segmentation

    Report Feature

    Market Segmentation


    Regions Covered


    Countries/Subregions Covered


    Figures & Tables


    Company Profile



    The market is segmented in the following ways:

    By Product Type

    • Head, Eye & Face Protection
    • Hearing Protection
    • Protective Clothing [Heat & Flame Protection, Chemical Defending, Cleanroom Clothing, Mechanical Protective Clothing, Limited General Use, Others]
    • Respiratory Protection [Air-purifying Respirators, Supplied Air Respirators]
    • Protective Footwear [Leather, Rubber, PVC, Polyurethane, Others]
    • Fall Protection
    • Hand Protection [Disposable Gloves, Durable Gloves]
    • Others)

    By End-Use Type

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

    By Region

    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia-pacific
    • Middle East & Africa
    • South America

    Research Methodology

    For calculating the market size, our analysts follow either Top-Bottom or Bottom-Top approach or both, depending upon the complexity or availability of the data points. Our reports offer high-quality insights and are the outcome of detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools. We leverage multitude of authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, government sources, trade associations, journals, investor presentation, white papers, and articles to gather the data. More than 10 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and industry experts are usually executed to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.

    Report Features

    This report provides market intelligence in the most comprehensive way. The report structure has been kept such that it offers maximum business value. It provides critical insights into the market dynamics and will enable strategic decision making for the existing market players as well as those willing to enter the market.

    The following are the key features of the report:

    • Market structure: Overview, industry life cycle analysis, supply chain analysis.
    • Market environment analysis: Growth drivers and constraints, Porter’s five forces analysis, SWOT analysis.
    • Market trend and forecast analysis.
    • Market segment trend and forecast.
    • Competitive landscape and dynamics: Market share, product portfolio, product launches, etc.
    • Attractive market segments and associated growth opportunities.
    • Emerging trends.
    • Strategic growth opportunities for the existing and new players.
    • Key success factors.

    Report Customization Options

    With this detailed report, Stratview Research offers one of the following free customization options to our respectable clients:

    Company Profiling

    • Detailed profiling of additional market players (up to 3 players)
    • SWOT analysis of key players (up to 3 players)

    Competitive Benchmarking

    • Benchmarking of key players on the following parameters: Product portfolio, geographical reach, regional presence, and strategic alliances

    Custom Research: Stratview research offers custom research services across the sectors. In case of any custom research requirement related to market assessment, competitive benchmarking, sourcing and procurement, target screening, and others, please send your inquiry at sales@stratviewresearch.com.

    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The body protection equipment market is expected to witness an impressive growth of 7.4% CAGR in the coming years.

    3M Company (US), Alpha Pro Tech Ltd. (Canada), Ansell Ltd. (Australia), Cintas Corporation (US), Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (US), DowDuPont, Inc. (US), Honeywell International, Inc. (US), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (US), Lakeland Industries, Inc. (US), and Radians, Inc. (US) are among the key players in the body protection equipment market.

    The body protection equipment market size is expected to reach USD 137.42 billion in 2028.

    The hand protection segment accounted for a significant share in the body protection equipment market in 2021.

    North America is expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the body protection equipment market in the next five years.

    Body Protection Equipment distributors, Body Protection Equipment suppliers, Body Protection Equipment manufacturers, Logistics organizations, Government bodies are the target audience in the body protection equipment market.