According to a report published by Transparency Market Research, the global personal protective market, as against its value of US$33,952.5 million in 2013, is anticipated to reach US$55,509.1 million by 2020. If the estimates hold true, the market is poised to exhibit a positive 7.3% CAGR between 2014 and 2020. The report is titled "Personal Protective Equipment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Trend, Size, Share and Forecast 2014 - 2020" and is available on the company website for sale. Personal protective equipment includes head, eye and face protection, hearing protection, protective clothing, respiratory protection, professional footwear, fall protection, hand protection and others. Apart from this, personal protective equipment also finds application across various industries including construction, manufacturing, oil and gas, chemicals, food, pharmaceuticals, transportation and others. The others segment include government usage, unorganized sector, small-scale manufacturing utilities and service stations among others.