This report forecasts US leather and fur product demand and shipments in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2019. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: leather luggage, non-leather luggage, leather women's handbags, non-leather women's handbags, leather personal goods, non-leather personal goods, leather and fur apparel, and other leather and fur products.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand, total shipments, and the various demand segments are provided in annual series from 2004 to 2014. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, trade, and distribution and retail. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing to serve US demand. A one-page, introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 21-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.