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World Sports and Fitness Clothing Industry

  • January 2015
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Sports and Fitness Clothing in US$ Million by the following Segments: Sports Apparel, and Fitness Clothing. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 381 companies including many key and niche players such as -

ASICS Corporation
Anta Sports Products Limited
Bravada International Ltd.
Columbia Sportswear Company
Fila, Ltd.

Table Of Contents

World Sports and Fitness Clothing Industry



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Sports and Fitness Clothing I-3
Sports Apparel I-3
Fitness Clothing I-4


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Sports and Fitness Clothing: Sporty, Fit and Fine II-1
Evolutionary View of Fitness Clothing Market II-2
Key Statistical Findings II-3
Table 1: Global Apparel Market (2014E): Percentage Breakdown
of Share by Category (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3

Table 2: Sportswear Spending Trends Worldwide (2012 and 2020F)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3

Table 3: World Sportswear Market (2014E): Percentage
Breakdown of Share by Category (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-4
Sizing the Sports and Fitness Clothing Market II-4
Economy Slowdown and Outlook II-4
Expanding Population and Urbanization Fuels Demand II-6
Table 4: World Population by Geographic Region (2000-2050)
(in Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6
A Discussion on GDP and Spending Habits II-7
Expanding Middle Class Population Propels Sales II-8
Table 5: Global Middle Class Population (2012 and 2030):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Population by Select
Regions/Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

2. MARKET DYNAMICS II-9
Sports Apparel Sees an Image Makeover II-9
RandD - A Major Determinant of Success in the Industry II-9
Managing Value Chain Engenders Cost Competitiveness II-9
Companies Restructure Manufacturing Operations II-10
Innovation Takes Precedence over Logistics II-10
Marketing and Branding - The Other Key Differentiators II-11
Rise of Performance Apparel - Fuelling Efforts on Innovation II-11

3. TRENDS and ISSUES II-12
Sports Apparel Trends II-12
Versatility and Functionality - Key Growth Drivers II-12
A Crossover of Casual Wear and Sports Apparel II-12
Fashion Conscious Women Trigger Changes in Player Strategies II-13
General Apparel Brands Attempt to Enter into Sportswear II-13
Demand for Indoor Sportswear Surges II-13
Focus on Women's Active Wear Rises II-13
Growing Awareness in Consumers about Technical Specifications II-14
Intimate Sports Apparel - An Emerging Market II-14
What's on the Tracks - Sport-Specific Apparel II-14
Team Sports Apparel - Fuelling Growth II-14
Performance Apparel - A Rising Segment II-15
Drivers of the Performance Apparel Market II-15
New Age Performance Wear II-15
Ecological Performance Apparel - A New Trend II-15
Performance Outdoor Apparel Spearheads Sports Apparel Demand II-16
Moisture Management - A New Generation Fiber Trend II-16
Sales of Heated Clothing Pick Up, Market Bustles with New
Products II-16
Sports Coverage on Television - A Key Sales Driver II-17
Innovations Galore in Snow Sports Apparel II-17
Growth of E-Commerce Presents Innumerable Opportunities II-17
Internet Features Ranked by Consumer Attraction in Sports
Apparel Purchases II-18
Table 6: Global Sportswear Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales by Channel (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-18
Fitness Clothing Trends II-18
Incessant Technological Innovations Dot Fitness Clothing Market II-18
Eco-friendly Fitness Clothing Finds Increasing Takers II-19
Blurring Lines between Exercise Wear and Street Wear II-19
Yoga Pants - Depicting Versatility in Use II-19
Fashionable Swimwear Market On-Rise II-20
Table 7: World Swimwear Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown
of Retail Sales by Customer Group (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-20

4. CONSUMER AND DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE II-21
Men's and Boy's Sportswear Market II-21
Sports Apparel - Not Just for Sports II-21
Trends II-21
Key Factors Driving Men's and Boys' Sportswear Market II-22
Table 8: Global Market for Men's and Boys' Sportswear
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by
Distribution Channels - Discount Stores, Sport-Specialty
Stores, Chain Stores, Department Stores, Factory Outlets,
Specialty Chains, Mailing and Other Specialty Stores
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22
Developments in the Men's and Boys' Sportswear Market II-22
Fashion-Forward Features in Sports Apparel II-23
Competition II-23
Women's Sportswear Market II-23
T-Shirts and Sweatshirts II-23
Shorts II-23
Slacks II-23
Other Garments II-24
Women Getting Attracted to TV Sports II-24
Children's Sportswear Market II-24
Licensed Sports Apparel Market Encouraged by Team Sports II-24
Changing Trends in Fabric Manufacturing II-24

5. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE II-25
Competitive Scenario II-25
Table 9: Leading Players in the Global Sportswear Market
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Share by Revenue (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 10: World Athletic Apparel Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Share by Brand (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-26

Table 11: Global Women's Sportswear Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Share by Company (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-26
Core Competencies to Excel in Sportswear Market II-27
Brand Positioning - A Key Competitive Factor II-27
Consolidation Activity in the Industry II-27
Select Recent Mergers and Acquisitions in the Global Sports
Apparel Industry II-27
A Review of Select Sportswear Players II-30
Nike, Inc. II-30
Nike Banks on Emerging Markets and Innovation for Future Growth II-30
Novel Approach Helps Nike Rejuvenate Sales in Apparel Segment II-31
adidas Group II-31
Puma SE II-31
Li Ning Company Limited II-32
A China-Focused Company II-32
Under Armour, Inc II-32
Under Armour Eyes Expansion in Overseas Markets II-32
Lululemon Athletica Inc II-33
LULU - A Small yet Expanding Player in the Athletic Apparel
Market II-33

6. SELECT TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES II-34
Antimicrobial Fibers - A Revolutionary Invention in Sports
Clothing II-34
“Sweat Smarter” - New Apparel from Columbia to Use Sweat to
Cool Athlete's Body II-34
Power of Monitoring Heart Rate in Apparel II-34
Sophistication in Textiles Introduce New Levels of Comfort and
Performance II-35
Moisture Wicking - A Feature Enabled by High-Tech Textile II-35
Ultraviolet Protection in Apparel - Protecting Outdoor Fitness
Enthusiasts II-35
Comfort also Emerges as a Major Aspect II-35

7. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-36
Sports Apparel/Sports Clothing II-36
Sports Licensed Apparel II-36
Select Product Segments II-36
Casualwear II-36
Leisurewear II-36
Activewear II-36
Track Suits and Jogging Suits II-36
Sports Dresses, Sports Skirts and Sports Trouser II-37
Special Sports Suits II-37
Skiwear II-37
Fitness Clothing - An Overview II-37
Items in Fitness Clothing II-37

8. RAW MATERIALS OVERVIEW II-38
Technological Innovation: Crucial Factor II-38
Trends II-38
Fiber and Fabrics II-38
Textiles II-38
Contemporary Sportswear Fabrics II-39
Wellkey II-39
Gore-Tex II-39
Exceltech II-39
Cosmopion II-39
Sway II-39
Spandex II-39

9. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-40
Body Glove Launches Breathe II-40
Reebok India Launches the Studio Collection of Workout Range II-40
Nike Rolls Out Light Uniforms for Team USA II-40
Kmart Unveils Jillain Micheal's Collection, Impact II-40
Tracksmith Introduces New Apparel Products II-40
Bend Introduces Organic Bamboo-Based Clothing Range II-40
Sol Activewear Launches Range of Active Sports Apparel II-40
Adidas Introduces Made in March Uniform System II-40
OMsignal Launches Biometric Smartwear T-shirts II-41
Champion System Introduces Custom Fitness Range II-41
Nike Introduces the 2014 BafanaBafana Jersey II-41
Canterbury Introduces Mercury TCR Range of Apparels II-41
SportsAddict Introduces a Unique Collection of Apparels II-41
Atomic Unveils New Apparel Line II-41
Kristy Scrymgeour Unveils Velocio II-41
Duke Launches Trendy Active Wear II-41
PrAna Unveils Swimwear Range II-41
HandM Launches Latest Sports Range II-42
Maui Biz Launches a New Fitness Clothing Idea II-42
Challenge Family Join Hands with C4 Sports to Introduce New
Clothing Collection II-42
SODO Unveils New Brand of Premium Sports Apparel II-42
ATOMIC Introduces Outwear Range II-42
Reebok Introduces Yoga Collection in Partnership with Tara Stiles II-42
Trina Turk Introduces Activewear in Partnership with Manhattan
Beachwear II-42
Devigi Launches Latest Fitness Apparel Range II-42

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-43
Oakville Soccer Club Continues Partnership with INARIA II-43
Life Fitness Ventures Inks License Agreement with Amiee Lynn II-43
Blackstone Acquires Stake in Outerstuff II-43
Bauer Performance Sports Acquires Easton Baseball/Softball II-43
UL-Lafayette Signs Deal with Adidas II-43
Bauer Performance Undergoes Name Change II-43
SandS Activewear Acquires EVA Sportswear II-43
Noble Biomaterials and Lululemon Athletica Canada Join Forces
for Strategic Alliance II-44
Georgia Southern University Signs Deal with Adidas II-44
Extreme Sports Company Teams Up with Lucky Seven and Eat Ski
Drink Sleep II-44
Canadian Olympic Team and Adidas Enter Into a Partnership II-44
Southern Miss Signs Deal with Russell Athletic II-44

11. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-45
ASICS Corporation (Japan) II-45
adidas AG (Germany) II-45
Reebok International Limited (US) II-46
Anta Sports Products Limited (China) II-47
Bravada International Ltd. (US) II-48
Columbia Sportswear Company (US) II-48
Fila, Ltd. (South Korea) II-48
Fit Couture, Inc. (US) II-49
GK Elite Sportswear (US) II-49
Hanesbrands, Inc. (US) II-50
Hosa International (China) II-50
Kappa (Italy) II-50
Li Ning Company Limited (China) II-51
lululemon athletica Inc. (Canada) II-51
Mizuno Corporation (Japan) II-52
Mizuno USA, Inc. (US) II-52
Nike, Inc. (US) II-52
Performance Sports Group Ltd II-53
Patagonia, Inc. (US) II-54
Peak Sport Products Co., Ltd. (China) II-55
prAna (US) II-55
Puma SE (Germany) II-55
TerraFrog Clothing Corporation (Canada) II-56
The Gap, Inc. (US) II-56
Under Armour, Inc. (US) II-57
VF Corporation (US) II-58

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-60
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Geographic Region/Country - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60

Table 13: World Historic Review for Sports and Fitness Clothing
by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-62

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports Apparel by Geographic Region/ Country - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-63

Table 16: World Historic Review for Sports Apparel by
Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-64

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Sports Apparel by
Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-65

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Fitness Clothing by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Table 19: World Historic Review for Fitness Clothing by
Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67

Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Fitness Clothing by
Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current and Future Analysis III-1
Fitness Clothing - A Key Beneficiary of Rising Popularity of
Fitness III-1
Table 21: Fitness Activity Participation in the US by
Population Generation: 2011 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-2

Table 22: US Participation Rate in Fitness Activities by
Age (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2
Busy Work Schedules Drive Women to Embark on New Activities III-2
Yoga - A Fast Rising Fitness Activity in the US III-3
Sales of Plus-Size Fitness Apparel to Rise III-3
Changing Fashion in Women's Fitness Clothing III-4
Sports Apparel - A Versatile Interpretation III-5
Women Participation Revs up the Engine of Apparel Growth III-5
Running Apparel Segment - Picking Up Pace III-5
Enhancements Takeover Innovations in the Running Apparel
Market III-6
Fabric Quality Assumes Importance III-6
Compression Apparel Shoots to Fame in Recent Years III-6
Table 23: US Running Compression Wear Market by Type
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Sportswear
Bottoms, Leg/Arm Sleeves, Socks, Base Layer Bottoms and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 24: US Compression Apparel Sales (2013): Breakdown
of Value Sales by Gender (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 25: US Compression Sportswear Sales (2013):
Breakdown of Value Sales by Gender (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-7
Manufacturers and Retailers Ride on the Athletic Apparel
Growth III-7
Retailers Bank on Prospects of Women Athletic Apparel Demand III-8
Apparel by Sport - An Overview III-8
US Basketball Apparel Market III-8
Golf Apparel Sales Shoot Up III-8
Racket Squad: Apparel for Tennis Players III-9
Sales of Ski and Snowboard Apparel III-9
Surf and Skateboard Influence Children's Wear III-9
Hip Snowboard Clothing Popular with Winter Athletes III-10
Extreme Interests III-10
Designers Compete for Golf Biz III-10
Motocross Apparel Hits New High III-11
Performance Apparel: Outlook Remains Strong III-11
Activewear: A Segment with High Growth Opportunities III-11
Table 26: US Sports and Apparel Market (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Best-Selling Active wear
Segments - Knitted T-Shirts and Sports Shirts, Sweats and
Warm Ups, Tops and Bottoms, Swim wear, Outerwear/Topcoats,
Intimate Apparel, Team Sports Uniforms and Other Sports and
Fitness Apparel and Accessories (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-12
Criterion for Buying Activewear III-13
Swimwear III-13
Table 27: US Swimwear Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown
of Revenue by Customer Group (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-13
Consumer Profile III-13
Table 28: US Sports and Fitness Apparel Market (2013):
Percentage Share Breakdown by Consumer Segments - Women's
Sports Apparel, Men's Sports Apparel and Children's Sports
Apparel (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14
US Sports Apparel Market: Reasons for Buying Licensed
Sports Apparel Ranked by Popularity III-14
US Sports Apparel Market: Key Elements Ranked by Impact on
Sports Apparel Spending III-14
US Sports Apparel Market: Usage of Sports Apparel for Non-
Sport Purposes Ranked by Consumers Preferences III-15
Table 29: US Sports and Fitness Clothing Market (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Product Segment -
T-Shirts, Other Sports Shirts, Swimwear, Sweatshirts,
Sweatpants and Pants, Outerwear/jackets, Socks, Shorts,
Caps/hats, Sports Bras and Other Active Wear (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 30: US Sports and Fitness Clothing Market (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Consumer Spending on Active Sports
Apparel by Type of Sport (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-16
Womenswear Market Vitals - A Quick Brush Up III-16
Table 31: US Sportswear Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Women's Sportswear Market by Age Group: 55+,
35-54, 25-34, 18-24, 13-17, Below 12 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 32: US Sports and Fitness Clothing Market (2013):
Female Participation by Activity - Pilates Training,
Yoga/Tai Chi, Water Exercise, Fitness Swimming and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17
Buying Patterns of Women Shopping for Sports and Fitness
Clothing III-17
Elements That Draw Women to Activewear Purchases III-18
Teenage Girls: Enthusiastic Purchasers III-18
Table 33: US Teenage Sportswear Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales by Distribution Channels -
Specialty, Department, Mass, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18
Important Sources of Sports Apparel Information III-18
Source of Information on Activewear for Women Ranked by
Popularity III-19
Review of Intimate Sports Apparel Section III-19
Rising Popularity of Women's Sports Bra III-19
Distribution Channels for Women's Apparel III-19
Discount Stores III-19
Women's Favorite Sales Outlets III-20
Popular Retail Channels in the US Sports Apparel and
Activewear Market Ranked by Preference III-20
Men's and Boy's Sportswear Market III-20
Consumer Behavior III-20
Sport Coats III-20
An Alternative to Pricey Suits III-21
Table 34: US Men's Apparel Market (2013) - Percentage
Share Breakdown by Category - Activewear, Outerwear,
Suits, Sportscoats, Tops, Bottoms and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21
Men's Innerwear III-21
Inner Sportswear III-21
Established Players Gamble - Combining Sportivity with
Intimacy III-21
Sports Apparel Base Layer Fabrics III-22
Advance Features and Crossover Style Characterize New Base
Layers III-22
Men are Fashion Conscious III-22
Children's Sportswear III-23
Apparel for Obese Kids: A Niche Segment III-23
Table 35: US Boy's Clothing Market (2013) - Percentage
Share Breakdown by Category - Tops, Bottoms, Activewear,
Furnishings, Outerwear, Suits, Sports Coats and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23
Competition III-24
Table 36: US Sportswear Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown
of Share by Brand (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24
Competition in the Active Wear Market III-24
Competition in the Women's Activewear Sector III-25
Licensed Sports Apparel III-25
A Peek into the US Licensed Sportswear Market III-25
College-Licensed Clothing Beats Individual Professional
Leagues in Licensed Apparel Market III-26
Rebirth of Sports Licensing III-26
Table 37: US Licensed Sports Apparel Market (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by League (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 38: US Licensed Sports Apparel Market (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by Type (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27
Distribution Dynamics III-27
Table 39: US Sports Goods Market (2013): Percentage Share
Breakdown of Value Sales by Retail Outlets - Specialty
Stores, Mass Merchants, Department Stores, National Chains,
Sports Goods Stores, Off-Price Stores, Pure Play Direct
Mail/E-tailers, Factory Outlets, Wholesale Clubs/Hypermarts
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28
Increasing Popularity of Specialty Stores III-28
Online Sales Gather Pace in Sports Apparel III-28
Product Introductions/Innovations III-29
Recent Industry Activity III-31
Select Players III-32
B.Market Analytics III-40
Table 40: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 41: US Historic Review for Sports and Fitness Clothing
by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 42: US 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

2. CANADA III-43
A.Market Analysis III-43
Current and Future Analysis III-43
Dominating US Presence III-43
Product Introductions/Innovations III-43
Recent Industry Activity III-44
Select Players III-44
B.Market Analytics III-46
Table 43: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 44: Canadian Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 45: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

3. JAPAN III-49
A.Market Analysis III-49
Current and Future Analysis III-49
Increasing Fervor for Fitness in Japan III-49
Market Remains Highly Competitive; Calls for Novel Approaches III-49
Functional Underwear Segment III-50
Table 46: Japanese Sports Apparel Market by Segment (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales at Retail Level for
Training Wear, Golf Wear, Outdoor Wear, Lifestyle Wear,
Soccer Wear and Other Sports Wear (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-50
Review of Popular Categories of Sportswear III-51
Ski and Snowboard Wear III-51
Tennis Wear III-51
Competitive Wear III-51
Training and Athletic Wear III-51
Distribution Channels for Select Sportswear Segments III-52
Select Players III-52
B.Market Analytics III-53
Table 47: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 48: Japanese Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 49: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

4. EUROPE III-56
A.Market Analysis III-56
Current and Future Analysis III-56
Sporting Goods Market - An Overview III-56
Outlook for Sportswear Remains Positive III-56
Sport and Fashion Drives European Sports Apparel Market III-57
Table 50: Percapita Spending on Sports Apparel in Select
European Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57
Cotton-Based Apparel Witnesses Revival in Popularity III-57
Increasing Emphasis on Sustainable Clothing III-58
Versatility of Use - A Key Aspect in Sports Apparel III-58
Other Trends in a Nutshell III-58
Diminishing Lines between Function and Fashion III-59
Outdoor Sports Continue to Receive Fervor III-59
Key Hurdles in Sports Retailing in Europe III-59
Distribution Channels Evolve with Time III-60
Competition III-60
Table 51: Leading Players in the European Athletic Apparel
Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for adidas,
Nike, Puma, VF Corp, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-60
B.Market Analytics III-61
Table 52: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Geographic Region/Country -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 53: European Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 54: European 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Geographic Region/ Country - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006,
2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 55: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 56: European Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 57: European 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

4a. FRANCE III-67
A.Market Analysis III-67
Current and Future Analysis III-67
Sportswear: A Contemporary Dressing Style III-67
Table 58: Demographic Spending Pattern on Sports Apparel in
France (2011): Analyzed By Price Range (in Euros) and
Respective Percentage of Adult Consumers (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68
Aged and Women Customers - An Emerging Market III-68
American Style Clothing Exerts a Major Influence III-69
Fashion and Celebrity Endorsements Garner Higher Appeal III-69
Design Carries More Relevance in Certain Categories III-69
Distribution Dynamics III-69
Internet Purchases Drubs Retail Channel Performance III-70
Swimsuits in France III-70
Men's and Children's Sports Apparel Market III-70
B.Market Analytics III-71
Table 59: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 60: French Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 61: French 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

4b. GERMANY III-74
A.Market Analysis III-74
Current and Future Analysis III-74
Apparel Market in Germany: A Quick Primer III-74
Table 62: German Sporting Goods Market (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown Consumer Spending by Segment - Sports
Apparel, Sports Equipment and Sports Shoes (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 63: German Sports Goods market (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Distribution Channels -
Buying/Retail Group, Department Stores, Chain Stores,
Hypermarkets, Mail Order/Internet, Independent Stores and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75
Eco-Label Products Highly Popular in Germany III-75
Product Trends in a Gist III-75
German Golf Sport Market III-76
Select Players III-76
B.Market Analytics III-78
Table 64: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 65: German Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 66: German 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

4c. ITALY III-81
A.Market Analysis III-81
Current and Future Analysis III-81
Overview III-81
Kappa - A Leading Player III-81
B.Market Analytics III-82
Table 67: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 68: Italian Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 69: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-85
A.Market Analysis III-85
Current and Future Analysis III-85
Sports Apparel Market in the UK - An Overview III-85
Popularity of Sports Drives Apparel Market III-86
Table 70: UK Sports Apparel Market by Activity (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Outdoor Pursuits,
General Use, Rugby and Football, Swimwear, Running and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86
Popular Sports in the UK Ranked by Popularity among People
Aged Above 15 Years III-87
Major Sports or Other Activities Ranked by Participation in
the UK among Consumers Aged Above 15 Years III-87
Insight into Demographic Spending Patterns on Sports Apparel III-87
Table 71: Demographic Spending Patterns on Sports Apparel
in the UK Analyzed in Terms of Percentage of Adults by Age
Group and Average Price Range per Product: 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88
Emphasis on Ecological Impact of Apparel Rises III-88
Activewear Market - Highly Characterized by Fashion III-89
Women's Activewear Market III-89
Changing Customer Channel Preferences Alter Retail Dynamics III-89
Table 72: UK Sports Apparel Retail Sales by Distribution
Channel (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
Specialist Retailers, Supermarkets, Other Retail Channels
and Non-Retail Channels (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-90
Competition III-90
Table 73: Leading Players in the UK Sportswear Market
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales by Company
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-90
Recent Industry Activity III-91
B.Market Analytics III-91
Table 74: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 75: UK Historic Review for Sports and Fitness Clothing
by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 76: UK 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

4e. SPAIN III-94
A.Market Analysis III-94
Current and Future Analysis III-94
Popular Sports in Spain III-94
B.Market Analytics III-95
Table 77: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 78: Spanish Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-96

Table 79: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-97

4f. RUSSIA III-98
A.Market Analysis III-98
Current and Future Analysis III-98
Overview III-98
Market Trends III-98
Membership in Sports Clubs Soar III-98
Changing Lifestyles Soar Sports Enthusiasm III-99
Sports Participation III-99
Popular Sports Activities III-99
Growth of Street Sports Activities III-99
B.Market Analytics III-100
Table 80: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 81: Russian Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 82: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-103
A.Market Analysis III-103
Current and Future Analysis III-103
Focus on Select Markets III-103
Denmark III-103
Table 83: Leading Players in the Danish Sportswear Market
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales by Company (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103
Hungary III-103
Portugal III-104
Sweden III-104
Clothing Market in Sweden: A Primer III-104
Switzerland III-105
Rising Sales of Mountain Sports Apparel III-105
Ukraine III-105
Sports Participation III-105
Product Introductions/Innovations III-106
B.Market Analytics III-107
Table 84: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment -
Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107

Table 85: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Sports and
Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and
Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-108

Table 86: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Sports and
Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-109

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-110
A.Market Analysis III-110
Current and Future Analysis III-110
Asian Retail Market to Surge despite Slowing Economic Growth III-110
Hurdles and Opportunities Co-exist for Overseas Retailers III-111
Coolmax Applications Dominate Golf Attire Fabric OEM Companies III-111
Competition III-111
Table 87: Leading Players in the Asia-Pacific Athletic
Apparel Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Sales for
adidas, Nike, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-111
B.Market Analytics III-112
Table 88: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Region - China,
India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-112

Table 89: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-113

Table 90: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Sports and
Fitness Clothing by Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-114

Table 91: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment -
Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-115

Table 92: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-116

Table 93: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Sports and
Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for Sports Apparel and Fitness Clothing
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-117

5a. CHINA III-118
A.Market Analysis III-118
Current and Future Analysis III-118
Chinese Sportswear Market - An Overview III-118
Table 94: Chinese Sportswear Market (2012): Percentage
Share Breakdown by Brand (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-119

Table 95: ASPs of Leading Chinese Sportswear Brands III-119
Chinese Snow Sports Market Promises Great Potential III-119
Selling of Forged Product Brands in China Worries US
Manufacturers III-120
Booming Fitness Wear Market in China III-120
Competition III-120
Fitness Clothing III-120
Sports Apparel III-121
Domestic Companies Suffer at the Hands of International
Brands III-121
Table 96: Leading Sportswear Manufacturers in China
(2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by
Company (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-121
Domestic Players Shift Focus to Children's Wear III-121
adidas and Nike Eye Smaller Markets in China III-122
Apposite Market Strategies - Key to Dominance of
International Sportswear Manufacturers III-122
Retail Market Overview III-123
Specialty Stores Rule Apparel Market III-123
Oversaturation in Retail Channel Sparks Trouble for Chinese
Companies III-123
Rising Online Sales in China - An Opportunity for Sports
Apparel Sellers III-123
Select Players III-124
B.Market Analytics III-126
Table 97: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Sports and Fitness Clothing by Product Segment - Sports
Apparel and Fitness Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-126

Table 98: Chinese Historic Review for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Sports Apparel and Fitness
Clothing Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-127

Table 99: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Sports and Fitness
Clothing by Product Segment - Per

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