Industrial workwear can be termed as workwear types which are worn by blue collar employees in the industrial workspace. These workwear products are designed for the workers’ safety and they are durable. The industrial workwear market is expanding since the manufacturing sector around the globe is focusing on employee safety. Furthermore, government regulations are emphasizing on occupational health and safety of employees. Industrial workwear as garments forms a part of personal protective equipment usually given for the safety of employees.
The industrial workwear market is witnessing a positive surge as there are a couple of factors impacting this market. One of the important factors driving the industrial workwear market is the rising demand for safe, ergonomic, and durable workwear. Another important factor impacting the market is the rise of industrious and tough jobs along with rising number of offshore jobs.
Furthermore, there are a number of service providers furnishing workers to perform lifestyle services such as cleaning and maintenance. Consumers avail these services only from a trusted service provider. Such service providers provide workwear with their company logo to the employees. This logo- enabled uniform is a trust factor to end-users.
Hence, the rising number of lifestyle service providers is also driving the industrial workwear market. However, the industry workwear market is challenged by inferior quality products manufactured at local markets. Another challenging factor is the negligence of employers in providing workwear to industrial employees.
However, the industrial workwear market is expected to show positive market opportunity with customized design industrial workwear set to be adopted by a large number of global players. Furthermore, ready to measure industrial workwear is also anticipated to be an opportunistic factor for industrial workwear manufacturers.
One of the key trends witnessed in the industrial workwear market is the rise in the number of working women in different industrial occupations. Women are also undertaking challenging & tough jobs in offshore & field activities. Hence, the industrial workwear segment is designing women centric workwear for industrious jobs. Industrial workwear is also coming up with gender neutral design or unisex designs which fits both men and women employees.
The global industrial workwear market is segmented based on type, garment, gender, finishes, and industry vertical. On the basis of type, the market can be split into protective wear, basic workwear, and custom-made workwear. Furthermore, on the basis of garment, the market can be bifurcated as coverall, bib pants, shirts, pants, waistcoats, jackets, and others.
Additionally, the industrial workwear segment studies the market based on the perspective of gender as men, women, and unisex. Unisex garments are those designed to be fit both the genders. On the basis of finishes, the global industrial workwear market can be split into flame resistant, moisture wicking, high visibility, water proof, oil resistant, thermal, and others.
The industry vertical of industrial workwear considers oil & mining, utilities & lifestyle service, construction, automotive, hospitality & catering, and others. Based on region, the global industrial workwear market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South America.