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Smart Textiles Market in US 2015-2019

Smart Textiles Market in US 2015-2019

About Smart Textiles

Smart textiles are fabrics incorporated with electronic components. They are used in various applications for monitoring, illumination, sensing, and communication purposes. They are also known as technical textiles or interactive textiles. These textiles are used in applications in the military, architectural, sports and fitness, transportation, fashion and entertainment, and healthcare sectors.

Technavio's analysts forecast the smart textiles market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 18.32% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The smart textiles market in the US can be segmented into seven based on end-use: military and protection, architecture, sports and fitness, transportation, fashion and entertainment, and others. It is widely used in the military sector for protection and safety.

Technavio's report, Smart Textiles Market in US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the smart textiles market landscape in the US and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

  • DuPont
  • TE Connectivity
  • Texas Instruments
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Almac American Knits
  • Apex Mills
  • Cone Mills
  • Creative Materials
  • Edley Associates
  • Fabric Trends International
  • FiberLok
  • FiberWeb
  • Fifield
  • Hamrick Mills
  • Microfibers
  • Schneider Mills
Market Driver
  • Growing Demand from US Military
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Providing Efficient Power Supply
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Lightweight and Flexible Fabrics
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Smart Textile Market in the US 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Smart Textile Market in the US: DuPont, TE Connectivity and Texas Instruments

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Almac American Knits, Apex Mills, Cone Mills, Creative Materials, Edley Associates, Fabric Trends International, FiberLok, FiberWeb, Fifield, Hamrick Mills, Microfibers and Schneider Mills

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Smart textiles are lightweight, flexible, and strong, and are used in a wide range of applications. Textiles are integrated with electronics to produce revolutionary new products to meet the ongoing demand for better equipped materials. These materials are used in the military sector as they replace the use of bulky batteries in garments worn by soldiers. Thus, smart textiles provide users with better mobility and comfort.”

According to the report, the demand for high-performance equipment and apparel is driving this market. Soldiers are continuously enduring to improve their performance and store data for analysis. Lightweight equipment can be fitted to uniforms and vests made from smart textiles to record data. Smart textiles are used in personal protective equipment and apparel to help reduce risks to users, while providing a desirable environment based on external stimuli. These high-functional and smart textiles are increasingly adding value to the military sector by combining utilitarian functions with the uniforms, which leads to the achievement of high level of performance.

Further, the report states that limitation of power supplies for wearable materials is posing a threat to the market growth.

Companies Mentioned

DuPont, TE Connectivity, Texas Instruments, Almac American Knits, Apex Mills, Cone Mills, Creative Materials, Edley Associates, Fabric Trends International, FiberLok, FiberWeb, Fifield, Hamrick Mills, Microfibers, Schneider Mills

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Smart Textile Value Chain
      • Table US Smart Textile Industry Value Chain 2014
    • Techniques to Enable Conductivity in Fabrics
      • Table Techniques to Enable Conductivity in Fabrics 2014
  • Smart Textile Market in the US
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Smart Textile Market in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by End-Use
    • Smart Textile Market in the US by End-Use
      • Table Smart Textile Market by End-Use 2014
    • Smart Textile Market in the US by Type 2014-2019
      • Table Smart Textile Market in the US by Type 2014-2019
    • Smart Textile Market for the Military and Protection Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Military and Protection Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
        • Table US Military Expenditure 2004-2014 ($ billions)
    • Smart Textile Market the for the Architecture Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Architecture Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Smart Textile Market for the Sports and Fitness Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Sports and Fitness Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Smart Textile Market for the Transportation Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Transportation Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Smart Textile Market for the Fashion and Entertainment Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Fashion and Entertainment Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Smart Textile Market for the Medical Sector in the US
      • Market Outlook
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smart Textile Market for the Medical Sector in the US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
  • US Textile Sector Outlook
    • Textile Sector in the US
      • Table US Apparel Imports in 2014 (In Volume)
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
    • Table Global Telehealth Patients and Devices and Services Revenue 2014-2019 (Thousands and $ millions)
  • Drivers and Their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and Their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Major Market Vendors 2014
      • Table Major Vendors: Smart Textile Market in the US 2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • DuPont
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table DuPont: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table DuPont: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table DuPont: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • TE Connectivity
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table TE Connectivity: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table TE Connectivity: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billion)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table TE Connectivity: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Texas Instruments
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Texas Instruments Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Texas Instruments Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billion)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Texas Instruments Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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