Government authorities across the globe are enforcing stringent regulations to ensure safety and hygiene at workplace and public places which is creating high demand for nonwoven Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The rise in incidents of health care-associated infections (HAI), which includes occupational infections amongst medical staff and infections transferred to patients during the treatment, are causing concerns across continents. World Health Organization states that 1 in every 10 patients get an infection while receiving treatment which can be reduced by at least 30% by effective infection prevention and control. Usage of PPE can act as a potential barrier in spread of healthcare-associated infections and promote patient safety, thereby ensuring safety of healthcare work environment. According to Food and Drug Administration agency, PPE refers to protective clothing, scrubs, gloves, facemasks or respirators and other equipment which protects the user from the spread of infection or illness. These PPEs are extensively made from nonwoven fabrics which allow efficient protection against liquid, biological and chemical agents. Also, the nonwoven PPEs are economical and easy to dispose which is further increasing its adoption. Government bodies have rolled out guidelines and regulations regarding the adequate use of PPEs to increase workplace safety across varied industrial sectors including chemical, food processing, manufacturing and hospitals and care facilities amongst others. The Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, for instance, published a set of guidelines in January 2020, which recommended the use of PPE by any medical staff who are engaged in providing direct care to patients and also come in contact with blood and other bodily fluids to control the spread of Infection in healthcare facilities. Such regulations imposed by the government entities to promote the workplace safety are driving the demand in global nonwoven personal protective equipment (PPE) market.

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The recent outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than 16.4 million people over 150 countries. The rapidly growing numbers of COVID-19 patients have inflated the demand for PPE kits from healthcare professionals who provide medical treatment to these patients. This has adversely impacted the supply of this equipment, thereby encouraging non-conventional players to enter this market by concentrating their manufacturing activities to PPE. For instance, the BBN Group, which is a major steel material manufacturer in China, shifted their business activities to distribution, production and export of disposable civil mask, medical mask, surgical mask and KN95 mask to contribute towards the fight against the current pandemic situation. The participation of diversified players along with the heightened demand for PPE kits to curb the spread of coronavirus infection has positively impacted the growth of Nonwoven Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Industry across the globe.

The report provides both, qualitative and quantitative research of nonwoven personal protective equipment (PPE) market, as well as provides comprehensive insights and development methods adopted by the key contenders. The report also offers extensive research on the key players in this market and details on the competitiveness of these players. Key business strategies such as mergers and acquisitions (M&A), affiliations, collaborations, and contracts adopted by these major market participants are also recognized and analyzed in the report. For each company, the report studies their global presence, competitors, service offerings and specification amongst others.

Some of the players operating in the Nonwoven Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Industry are Dieckhoff & Ratschow Praxisdienst GmbH & Co.KG, Duflot Industrie, DuPont, GK Mega Global Company, Hadtex, Huntsman International LLC, Huvis, Norafin Industries (Germany) GmbH, uvex group and VALUTECH LTD amongst others.

Global Nonwoven Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Market:

By Offering

  • Masks
    • Surgical Masks
    • Air Purifying Respirators
      • N95
      • N99
      • N100
      • Others
  • Body Protection Suit/Gown
  • Hand Protection
    • Disposable Gloves
    • Durable Gloves
  • Feet Protection
  • Others

By End User

  • Manufacturing Industry
  • Hospital and Care Facilities
  • Construction & Maintenance
  • Chemical Industry
  • Food Processing & Food Safety
  • Others

By Distribution Channel

  • Online
  • Offline

By Geography

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

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