Falling consumer spending and competition from imports have caused industry revenue to grow only slightly during the past five years. However, rising concern over sports-related injuries is helping keep the industry from tumbling. As the economy improves and health consciousness rises, consumers will be more willing to spend more on high-value protective sports equipment, helping boost revenue growth over the next five years.
This industry manufactures protective sports equipment such as helmets, pads, gloves and shin guards. Recreational and professional athletes purchase industry products to protect themselves from injury.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.