Fuel Cells - Global Strategic Business Report

Fuel Cells - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jun 24, 2014, 380 Pages
US$4,500.00
GIA-MCP1071

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fuel Cells in US$ Thousands by the following Product Segments: Phosphoric Acid Fuel Cells, Molten Carbonate Fuel Cells, Alkaline Fuel Cells, Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells, and Others.The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. 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. The report profiles 110 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Acumentrics Corp.
AFC Energy PLC
Air Liquide
Apollo Energy Systems Inc.
Areva Group


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TABLE OF CONTENTS

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
        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-79

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-80
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-80
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-80
        Factors Aiding Growth                                           III-80
        BLS S.R.L. - A Key Player                                       III-80
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-81
        Table 75: Italian 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-81

        Table 76: Italian 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-82

        Table 77: Italian 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-83

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-84
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-84
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-84
        Key Factors Influencing the Market                              III-84
        Market Trends                                                   III-84
        Demands of UK’s Protective Clothing Industry                    III-84
        Organizations supporting Personal Protective Clothing Industry  III-85
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-85
        Product Launches                                                III-86
        Key Players                                                     III-88
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-91
        Table 78: UK 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-91

        Table 79: UK 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-92

        Table 80: UK 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-93

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-94
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-94
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-94
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-94
        Table 81: Spanish 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-94

        Table 82: Spanish 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-95

        Table 83: Spanish 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-96

  4f. RUSSIA                                                            III-97
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-97
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-97
        Russian Market - An Overview                                    III-97
        Regulatory Structure of PPE                                     III-97
        PPE Client Base - Distribution Structure                        III-97
        vostok service workwear - A key Player                          III-98
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-99
        Table 84: Russian 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-99

        Table 85: Russian 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-100

        Table 86: Russian 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-101

  4g. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-102
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-102
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-102
        A Peek into Polish Market                                       III-102
         New Legislations Bring Optimism and Cheer                      III-102
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-102
        Product Launches                                                III-104
        Key Players                                                     III-106
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-108
        Table 87: Rest of Europe 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-108

        Table 88: Rest of Europe 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, Personal
        Protective Equipment Gloves and Footwear Segments
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-109

        Table 89: Rest of Europe 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-110

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-111
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-111
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-111
        Asia-Pacific Witnesses Rise in Protective Footwear Demand       III-111
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-112
        Table 90: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Market
        Analysis for Personal Protective Equipment by Geographic
        Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-112

        Table 91: Asia-Pacific 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-113

        Table 92: Asia-Pacific Historic Market Review for Personal
        Protective Equipment by Geographic Region - China, India and
        Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through
        2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-114

        Table 93: Asia-Pacific 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-115

        Table 94: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Personal
        Protective Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage
        Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India and Rest of
        Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-116

        Table 95: Asia-Pacific 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-117

  5a. CHINA                                                             III-118
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-118
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-118
        Key Statistics                                                  III-118
        Booming Construction and Manufacturing Sectors Spur PPE Demand  III-118
        Impact of China’s Entry into the WTO                            III-118
        Government’s Role in Encouraging the Use of PPE                 III-118
        Application of New Standards                                    III-119
        Chinese Medical Glove Market Update                             III-119
        Challenges in the Chinese PPE Sector                            III-119
         Export Scenario Shaky                                          III-119
         Foreign Competition                                            III-119
         Regulatory Environment for Workplace Safety                    III-120
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-121
        Table 96: Chinese 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-121

        Table 97: Chinese 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-122

        Table 98: Chinese 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-123

  5b. INDIA                                                             III-124
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-124
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-124
        Overview                                                        III-124
        Substandard PPE Remain a Challenge                              III-124
        Government Apathy                                               III-124
        Road Ahead for PPE Industry                                     III-124
        New Opportunities Entice Workwear Market                        III-125
         Table 99: Indian Workwear Market (2013): Percentage Share
         Breakdown of Value Sales by Segment (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-125
        Key Players                                                     III-125
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-127
        Table 100: Indian 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-127

        Table 101: Indian 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-128

        Table 102: Indian 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-129

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC                                              III-130
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-130
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-130
        Review of Key Markets                                           III-130
         PPE Market Flourishes in Southeast Asia                        III-130
         Malaysia - The Global Gloves Leader                            III-130
          Table 103: Leading Players in the Malaysian Glove Market
          (2013): Production Capacity in Billion Pieces (includes
          corresponding Graph/Chart)                                    III-131
         Australia                                                      III-131
          Growing Relevance of Personal Protective Equipment            III-131
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-131
        Product Launches                                                III-133
        Key Players                                                     III-138
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-139
        Table 104: Rest of Asia-Pacific 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-139

        Table 105: Rest of Asia-Pacific 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-140

        Table 106: Rest of Asia-Pacific 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-141

  6. THE MIDDLE EAST                                                    III-142
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-142
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-142
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-142
        Defense Industries International Inc (Israel) - A Key Player    III-142
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-143
        Table 107: Middle Eastern 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-143

        Table 108: Middle Eastern 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-144

        Table 109: Middle Eastern 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-145

  7. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-146
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-146
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-146
        Construction Sector Drives Growth of Latin American Fall
         Protection Market                                              III-146
        High Industrial Activity Raises Demand for PPE in Brazil        III-146
        Competitive Scenario                                            III-147
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-147
        Select Regional Players                                         III-148
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-149
        Table 110: Latin American 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-149

        Table 111: Latin American 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-150

        Table 112: Latin American 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-151


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 265 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 312)

     The United States (120)
     Canada (8)
     Japan (4)
     Europe (127)
     - France (9)
     - Germany (19)
     - The United Kingdom (39)
     - Italy (11)
     - Spain (6)
     - Rest of Europe (43)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (37)
     Latin America (11)
     Africa (1)
     Middle-East (4)
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