Brazil Protective Clothing market was valued at US$158.529 million in 2019. Growing workers’ safety concerns and modernizing labor safety rules in Brazil is significantly fuelling the market growth of protective clothing in the country. Rising investments in the country’s pharmaceutical industry is also a driving factor behind the growing demand for protective clothing in the country. Moreover, investments are also increasing into the country’s aerospace and defense sector which, in turn, will also boost the protective clothing market growth in Brazil during the forecast period. For example, in July 2019, Boeing announced to invest $1 million in the Brazilian aviation industry to produce sustainable aviation fuel. Also, in August 2019, global aerospace company Embraer announced a $30 million investment to expand its Eugênio de Melo unit in São José dos Campos in order to focus on developing new projects and solutions to support its global businesses including aerospace and defense and security. With the ongoing spread of COVID-19, the demand for protective clothing is also witnessing a rise in Brazil, thereby propelling the protective clothing market in the country.
The Brazilian 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 Brazilian protective clothing market has been classified into oil and gas, chemical, pharmaceuticals, aerospace and defense, healthcare,and government.