Swimwear Market by Product, Distribution Channel, and Geography - Global Forecast and Analysis 2019-2023

Swimwear Market by Product, Distribution Channel, and Geography - Global Forecast and Analysis 2019-2023

Global Swimwear Market: About this Market

Swimwear is designed to be worn while participating in water-based activities such as swimming and surfing. Technavio’s swimwear market analysis considers sales from the women’s swimwear, men’s swimwear, and children’s swimwear segments through offline and online distribution channels. Our analysis report also considers the provision of swimwear in APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America. In 2018, the women’s swimwear segment held the highest market share, which is expected to remain prevalent over the forecast period. Factors such as the rising demand for luxury fashion products and accessories among women and expanding product portfolios of vendors will help the market segment in maintaining its leading position over the forecast period. Also, our global swimwear report has observed market growth factors such as increasing demand for long-sleeve swimsuits, rise in the number of swimming pools, and growing participation in swimming activities by old and physically disabled population. However, cultural restrictions regarding the adoption of swimwear, limited access and availability of swimming pools in areas with water security, and growing awareness toward health implications of swimwear may hamper the growth of the swimwear industry over the forecast period.

Global Swimwear Market: Overview

Growing participation in swimming activities by old and physically disabled population

The rising awareness about the health benefits of swimming is not only encouraging the young population in participating in the activity, but the old and physically disabled individuals are also taking an interest in learning the skill. Moreover, governments are taking initiatives to encourage the participation of physically disabled individuals in multi-sports events such as Paralympic. These factors are increasing the sales of swimwear. Vendors are also manufacturing special needs swimwear to increase sales. As a result, the global swimwear market is expected to record a CAGR of almost 6% during 2019-2023.

Introduction of smart-connected swimwear

Vendors are innovating products to increase sales and maintain pace with advances in technologies. Vendors are coming up with smart-connected swimwear, which is one of the key market trends. Such swimwear can alert professional and non-professional swimmers about factors such as surrounding UV level and sunscreen cream use. These features are increasing the use of smart-connected swimwear. As a result, the trend will have a positive influence on the growth of the swimwear market over the forecast period.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive the global swimwear market during the forecast period 2019-2023, click here.

Competitive Landscape

With the presence of several major players, the global swimwear market is fragmented. Technavio’s robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients in improving their market positions. , and in In line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several leading vendors such as Arena Italia Spa, Chantelle Group, Gildan Activewear Inc., LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton, Perry Ellis International Inc., PVH Corp., Seafolly Pty. Ltd., SUNSETS Inc., Swimwear Anywhere Inc., and Wacoal Holdings Corp.

Also, the swimwear market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies in strategizing and leveraging on all forthcoming future growth opportunities.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
      • Table Key offerings
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global apparel, accessories, and luxury goods market
      • Table Segments of global apparel, accessories, and luxury goods market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2018
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Product - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by product
    • Women's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Women's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global women's swimwear market by product category 2018 (% share of revenue)
      • Table Women's swimwear - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Men's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Men's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global men's swimwear market by product category 2018 (% share of revenue)
      • Table Men's swimwear - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Children's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Children's swimwear - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Children's swimwear - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Table Distribution channel - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by distribution channel
      • Table Comparison by distribution channel
    • Offline - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Offline - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Offline - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Online - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Online - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Online - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by distribution channel
      • Table Market opportunity by distribution channel
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table North America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Europe - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table South America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table South America - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table MEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table MEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Global water-stress levels 2030
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increase in M&A activities and strategic alliance
    • Preference for eco-friendly swimwear
    • Introduction of smart-connected swimwear
    • Other trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Arena Italia Spa
      • Table Arena Italia Spa - Vendor overview
      • Table Arena Italia Spa - Product segments
      • Table Arena Italia Spa - Key offerings
    • Chantelle Group
      • Table Chantelle Group - Vendor overview
      • Table Chantelle Group - Business segments
      • Table Chantelle Group - Key offerings
    • Gildan Activewear Inc.
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Business segments
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Organizational developments
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Geographic focus
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Segment focus
      • Table Gildan Activewear Inc. - Key offerings
    • LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Vendor overview
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Business segments
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Organizational developments
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Geographic focus
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Segment focus
      • Table LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton - Key offerings
    • Perry Ellis International Inc.
      • Table Perry Ellis International Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table Perry Ellis International Inc. - Business segments
      • Table Perry Ellis International Inc. - Organizational developments
      • Table Perry Ellis International Inc. - Key offerings
    • PVH Corp.
      • Table PVH Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table PVH Corp. - Business segments
      • Table PVH Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table PVH Corp. - Segment focus
      • Table PVH Corp. - Key offerings
    • Seafolly Pty. Ltd.
      • Table Seafolly Pty. Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table Seafolly Pty. Ltd. - Product segments
      • Table Seafolly Pty. Ltd. - Key offerings
    • SUNSETS Inc.
      • Table SUNSETS Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table SUNSETS Inc. - Product segments
      • Table SUNSETS Inc. - Key offerings
    • Swimwear Anywhere Inc.
      • Table Swimwear Anywhere Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table Swimwear Anywhere Inc. - Product segments
      • Table Swimwear Anywhere Inc. - Key offerings
    • Wacoal Holdings Corp.
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Business segments
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Geographic focus
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Segment focus
      • Table Wacoal Holdings Corp. - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
    • List of abbreviations
    • Definition of market positioning of vendors
      • Table Definition of market positioning of vendors
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