Fire resistant fabric is a special fabric that is used to resist the fire. It is made up of synthetic as well as natural fibers. This fabric is blended with flame resistant chemicals. Fire resistant fabrics are used in various applications such as industrial protective clothing, defense & public safety services and transport.
Fire resistant fabric market is primarily driven by increasing demand from chemical industry. Development in technologies and stringent regulations imposed by the government is expected to trigger the growth of the global fire resistant fabric market. Rapidly growing stipulate from the oil and gas industry is also expected to augment the fire resistant fabrics market. However, high cost and lack of awareness regarding safety regulations are the major restraints that are expected to limit the growth of the fire resistant fabric market.
The report segments the global flame resistant fabric market based on key applications such as industrial protective clothing, law enforcement and firefighting services, transport and others such as home textiles. It provides analysis of the key regional markets for flame resistant fabrics such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa. This report also provides further bifurcation of region on the country level. Major countries analyzed in this reports are U.S., Germany, France, UK, China, Japan, India, and Brazil.
Based on application segmentation, industrial protective clothing accounted one of the largest shares of the cumulative demand for flame resistant fabrics. In terms of regions, fire resistant fabric market was dominated by Europe and further expected to continue this trend owing to growing demand in the oil and gas industry and stringent regulations set by the governments in the region. In addition, Asia Pacific was the second highest contributor for fire resistant fabric market.
In order to give the users of this report a comprehensive view on the fire resistant fabric market, we have included a detailed value chain analysis. To understand the competitive landscape in the market, an analysis of Porters Five Forces model for the fire resistant fabric market has also been included.