Argentina Protective Clothing market was valued at US$50.709 million in 2019. Growing focus on workers’ safety across different industries is spurring the demand for protective clothing in the country. The rising chemical and oil and gas industry in Argentina is significantly fuelling the market growth of the protective clothing market in Argentina. The country is continuously making efforts to boost its domestic natural gas output and supply through new pipeline and transport projects and auctions.
The increasing number of COVID-19 positive patients is the current major driver for the market growth of protective clothing in Argentina. The demand for protective clothing products is not only increasing across the healthcare sector, but other industries as well to prevent the spread of this deadly virus. For example, COFCO Argentina is taking all the preventive measures required during the COVID-19 crisis and is providing hand sanitizer and protective equipment such as gloves and masks to its workers.
The Argentine Protective Clothing market has been segmented based on the type and end-user industry. By type, the market has been segmented as flame retardant apparel, chemical defending garment, cleanroom clothing, mechanical protective clothing, and limited general-use clothing. By the end-user industry, the Argentine protective clothing market has been classified into oil and gas, chemical, pharmaceuticals, aerospace and defense, healthcare,and government.