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The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)

The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)

Scope of the Report

The report entitled “The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2018-2022)”, provides analysis of the US outdoor recreation products market, with detailed analysis of market size and consumer spending, and segmentation of the industry. The analysis includes the market by consumer spending, and by segmentation on the basis of types of products and activities share.

Moreover, the report also assesses the key opportunities in the market and outlines the factors that are and will be driving the growth of the industry. Growth of the overall US outdoor recreation products market has also been forecasted for the years 2018-2022, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends.

VF Corporation, Columbia Sportswear Company, Lululemon Athletica Inc. and Nike Inc. are some of the key players operating in the US outdoor recreation products market, whose company profiling has been done in the report. In this segment of the report, business overview, financial overview and business strategies of the companies are provided.

Company Coverage

VF Corporation
Columbia Sportswear Company
Lululemon Athletica Inc.
Nike Inc.

Executive Summary

In the US region, outdoor recreation industry is very wide and plays an important role in the region’s economy. The outdoor recreation industry provides various activities for releasing stress and bonding with family, friends and oneself. Outdoor recreation industry’s primary purpose are to beneficial use i.e. some goal oriented activities and pleasurable appreciation i.e. experiencing natural aura around.

Outdoor recreation activities includes trekking, rock climbing, skiing, snowboarding, canyoning, camping, wildlife safari, snorkeling, scuba diving, running, sport fishing, swimming, fishing, waterskiing, skydiving, paragliding, and many more. An outdoor recreation experience model goes with user’s input first (i.e. motivation and preference for outdoor activity), second is user’s recreation choices (i.e. Activities, Settings and Companions, Gear Purchases, Apparel and Footwear Selection, etc.) and lastly, user’s desired outcomes (recreation experience).

Outdoor recreation industry is divided into two parts: outdoor recreation products market and trip & travel spending. Outdoor recreation products market delivers all the products and equipments required for execution of an outdoor activity such as apparel and footwear, bicycles, skis, fishing waders, tents, rifles, backpacks, etc. There are four segments of the outdoor recreation products market: Active apparel, active footwear, outdoor equipments and sports equipment & apparel.

The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market is expected to increase at high growth rates during the forecasted period (2018-2022). The US outdoor recreation products market is supported by various growth drivers, such as increased online purchases of outdoor recreation products, rising outdoor participation, accelerated mergers & acquisitions in the industry, etc. yet, the market faces certain challenges, such as, rising raw material prices, climate uncertainties, etc. Few new market trends are also provided such as, top outdoor footwear sector developments, strong adoption of DTC business models, etc.


1. Executive Summary
2. Introduction
2.1 Outdoor Recreation Industry: An Overview
2.1.1 Outdoor Recreation Industry: Meaning
2.1.2 Outdoor Recreation Industry Activities
Table 1: Outdoor Recreation Industry Activities
2.1.3 Outdoor Recreation Experience Model
Table 2: An Outdoor Recreation Experience Model
2.2 Outdoor Recreation Products Industry: An Overview
2.2.1 Outdoor Recreation Products Industry
2.2.2 Outdoor Recreation Products by Type
Table 3: Outdoor Recreation Products by Type
2.2.3 Outdoor Recreation Products by Activity
Table 4: Outdoor Recreation Products by Activity
3. Market Analysis
3.1 The US Outdoor Industry Segmentation
Table 5: The US Outdoor Industry by Segmentation
3.2 The US Outdoor Recreation Market: An Analysis
3.2.1 The US Outdoor Recreation Market by Consumer Spending
Table 6: The US Outdoor Recreation Market by Consumer Spending; 2012-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 7: The US Outdoor Recreation Market by Consumer Spending; 2018-2022 (US$ Billion)
3.3 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: An Analysis
3.3.1 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Consumer Spending
Table 8: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Consumer Spending; 2012-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 9: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Consumer Spending; 2018-2022 (US$ Billion)
3.3.2 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Segments (Active Footwear, Active Apparel, Outdoor Equipment and Sports Equipment & Apparel)
Table 10: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Segments (Active Footwear, Active Apparel, Outdoor Equipment and Sports Equipment & Apparel); 2017 (Percentage, %)
3.3.3 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market Segments by Growth Rate
Table 11: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market Segments by Growth Rate; May 2017- May 2018 (Percentage, %)
3.3.4 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Activity
Table 12: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Activity; 2012-2016 (Percentage, %)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivrs
4.1.1 Increased Online Purchases of Outdoor Recreation Products
Table 13: Online Outdoor Recreation Products Sales Growth Rate; 2014-2018 (Percentage, %)
4.1.2 Rising Outdoor Participation
Table 14: Outdoor Activities by Participation in the US; 2013-2017 (Million)
4.1.3 Accelerated Mergers & Acquisitions in the Industry
Table 15: Mergers and Acquisitions in the US Outdoor Recreation Products Market; 2018
4.1.4 Increased Demand for Winter Sport Products
Table 16: The US Winter Sports Sales by Segment; August –December 2016 - August –December 2017 (US$ Million)
4.1.5 Growing International Visitors
Table 17: International Visitors to the US; 2012-2022 (Million)
4.1.6 Strong Macroeconomic Climate
Table 18: The US Consumer Confidence Index and Unemployment Rate; May 2014 – May 2018
4.1.7 Improved Per Capita Disposable Income
Table 19: The US Per Capita Disposable Income; January 2014- January 2018 (US$)
4.1.8 Generational Shifts Toward Healthier Lifestyles
Table 20: Activity Category Segmented by Generations; 2017 (Percentage, %)
4.2 Challenges
4.2.1 Rising Raw Material Prices
Table 21: The US Cotton Price; Jan 2015- Jan 2018 (US$)
4.2.2 Changes in Political Scenarios
4.2.3 Climate Uncertainties
4.3 Market Trends
4.3.1 Outdoor Recreation: A Powerful Economic Sector
Table 22: The US GDP Share by Industries; 2016 (US$ Billion)
4.3.2 Top Outdoor Footwear Sector Developments
Table 23: Top Five Outdoor Footwear; 2017
4.3.3 Strong Adoption of DTC Business Models
4.3.4 Growing Emphasis on Athleisure
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market: Competitive Landscape
Table 24: The US Outdoor Recreation Products Market by Player Comparison
6. Company Profiling
6.1 VF Corporation
6.1.1 Business Overview
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 25: VF Corporation Revenue; 2013-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 26: VF Corporation Revenue by Segment; 2017 (Percentage, %)
Table 27: VF Corporation Revenue by Region; 2017 (Percentage, %)
6.1.3 Business Strategy
6.2 Columbia Sportswear Company
6.2.1 Business Overview
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 28: Columbia Sportswear Company Net Sales; 2013-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 29: Columbia Sportswear Company Net Sales by Brand; 2017 (Percentage, %)
Table 30: Columbia Sportswear Company Net Sales by Region; 2017 (Percentage, %)
6.2.3 Business Strategy
6.3 Lululemon Athletica Inc.
6.3.1 Business Overview
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 31: Lululemon Athletica Inc. Net Revenue; 2013-2017 (US$ Billion)
Table 32: Lululemon Athletica Inc. Net Revenue by Segment; 2017 (Percentage, %)
Table 33: Lululemon Athletica Inc. Net Revenue by Region; 2017 (Percentage, %)
6.3.3 Business Strategy
6.4 Nike Inc.
6.4.1 Business Overview
6.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 34: Nike Inc. Revenue; 2013-2017 (US$ Billion)
6.4.3 Business Strategy

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