AMA Research are pleased to announce the
publication of the 4th Edition of AMA Research’s report “Health and
Safety Products Market Report - UK 2013-2017 Analysis”. The report
includes up to date information on the recent trends and issues that
impact the market.
FORECASTS OF MARKET DEVELOPMENTS TO 2017
DETAILED ASSESSMENT OF THE MARKET –
sizes, product mixes and product trends.
ANALYSIS BY PRODUCT GROUP – PPE, Hygiene, First Aid, Safety
Signs, Fire Safety.
REVIEW OF THE SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION STRUCTURE.
The health &
safety products market (in non-domestic applications) comprises
personal protection equipment (PPE), hygiene products, first aid
products, safety signs and fire safety products. Performance of the
market is heavily reliant on replacement purchases and on new or
revised legislation, as well as construction and manufacturing activity
This is a
mature market and, as such, the sector stabilised in 2010 and 2011
following a steep fall in 2009. Market conditions remained tough in
2012, with 2013 forecast to remain difficult though followed by steady
recovery from 2014 onwards as the economy slowly recovers.
Areas of particular
Analysis of market performance during economic downturn
requirement for some products in workplace underpins market.
Review of the key factors influencing the market in 2012/2013.
Product group analysis
– market sizes, product mixes, influences and trends.
Review of key suppliers
– shares of major players in each product sector.
Review of key
– industrial products distributors, health & safety specialists etc.
Forecasts of market
performance to 2017
– prospects and market
3M, Ansell (UK), Arco, BM Polyco, Brammer,
Buck & Hickman, Bunzl Group, Capital Safety, Cederroth First Aid,
Centurion Safety Products, Connect Hygiene Products, Crest Medical,
Cromwell Tools, Deb, Dupont, Eriks Industrial Services, FWB Products,
Globus Gloves, Gojo Industries Europe, Grafton, Greenham Trading, Hayley
Group, HC Slingsby, Honeywell Safety Products, HSS Hire, Impacto, JCB,
JSP, Key Industrial Equipment, Kimberly-Clark, Kwintet, Lifting Gear
Products, Metsa Tissue, Microgard, Moldex, Monks and Crane Industrial
Group, MSA, Oregon, Pal International, Parker Merchanting, Praybourne,
Protec, Reliance Medical, RS Components, Safety First Aid, Saint Gobain,
SCA Hygiene, Scott Health and Safety, Screwfix Direct, Seton, Sioen
Group, Spartan Safety, Speedy Hire, Stoko Skin Care, Sundström Safety,
Swift Industrial Supplies, The Ashtead Group, The Viking Rubber Company,
Travis Perkins, Uvex, Wallace Cameron, Wolseley.
Key areas covered in the report:-
health & safety products market
– market definition, size and factors underpinning demand and
Overall market size in value terms
from 2007-2012, with forecasts through to 2017, recent
performance and future prospects in the market.
including health & safety regulations and exceptional circumstances
(such as natural disasters and virulent disease outbreaks), level of
imports, price competition, product development, employment numbers,
key end-use markets including construction and manufacturing base.
Impact of economic downturn.
Identification of key suppliers and distribution channels
– dominance of industrial products distributors and health & safety
specialist in product distribution.
hygiene products, first aid products, safety signs
and fire safety products.
Estimated shares of main product groups within overall market.
Product group analysis
– definition, product mix and market sizes, with forecasts to 2017.
Product sectors –
of products within sector, including recent trends and factors
affecting sector. Supply structure for each product, including market
shares of leading manufacturers.
SUPPLIERS AND DISTRIBUTION
Profiles of leading manufacturers
of health & safety products – market shares of leading players by
sector, company structure, product profiles and turnovers etc. Recent
Review of distribution
– estimated channel shares including general industrial distributors,
health & safety specialists and equipment hire companies etc.
Profiles of leading distributors
– estimated shares of key general industrial distributors and health &
safety specialists. Review of key distributors including company
structure, product profiles and turnovers.
Forecast of market development
short, medium and long term.
Positive and negative factors
affecting market growth – performance of UK economy, employment
levels, housebuilding, construction and manufacturing, consumer visits
to retail outlets, leisure establishments & public offices and
Outlook for the health and safety products market through to 2017.