Smart Textiles Market By Type (Passive Smart Textile, Active Smart Textile, and Ultra Smart Textile), By Functionality (Sensing, Aesthetics & Luminescence, Energy Harvesting, Thermal Energy Harvesting, and Others), By End-user (Healthcare, Military & Defe

Smart Textiles Market By Type (Passive Smart Textile, Active Smart Textile, and Ultra Smart Textile), By Functionality (Sensing, Aesthetics & Luminescence, Energy Harvesting, Thermal Energy Harvesting, and Others), By End-user (Healthcare, Military & Defense, Automotive, Sports & Fitness, Fashion & Entertainment, and Others), and By Region (North America, Europe, APAC, and RoW) – Global Forecast up to 2025

Report Title: Global Smart Textiles Market – Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Trends, and Forecast up to 2025

This market research report by Infoholic Research includes a detailed segmentation of the global smart textiles market by type (passive smart textile, active smart textile, ultra smart textile), by functionality (sensing, aesthetics & luminescence, energy harvesting, thermal energy harvesting), by end-user (healthcare, military & defense, automotive, sports & fitness, fashion & entertainment), and by region (North America, Europe, APAC, and RoW). Google, Samsung, DuPont, OmSignal, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas, Nike, Under Armour, Textronics, and Sensoria are identified as the major vendors operating in the global smart textiles market.

verview of the Smart Textiles Market

Infoholic’s market research report predicts that the global smart textiles market will grow at a CAGR of around 30% during the forecast period between 2019 and 2025. Smart textiles are fabrics with embedded electronic parts and conductive threads. Smart textiles, also referred to as e-textiles or intelligent textiles, can detect or sense the environmental changes and automatically respond to the changes or stimuli, including mechanical, thermal, and even chemical changes. Smart textiles have been witnessing significant developments over the last 5 years and are poised for a promising future. Few recent developments in the area of the smart textile include a conductive thread for storing data as well as personal safety from toxic chemicals.

Military & defense, healthcare, and sports are major industries that are reaping significant benefits from smart textiles and their functions. Few other industries, including automotive and fashion, are also leveraging the benefits of smart textiles.

According to the smart textiles industry analysis, North America accounted for the largest share of the global smart textiles market in 2019. The growing awareness of smart textiles in North America and strong demand for smart textiles from the military & defense industry are among the factors leading toward the market growth of smart textiles in North America. The Asia Pacific region is expected to witness the fastest growth rate during the forecast period 2019–2025.

Smart Textiles Market Research Competitive Analysis and Key Vendors

The report by Infoholic Research covers and analyzes the global smart textiles market. Major vendors across different verticals are planning for high investments in this market, and as a result, the smart textiles market is expected to grow at an impressive rate in the coming years. The key players in this market are adopting various organic as well as inorganic growth strategies, such as mergers & acquisitions, collaborations & partnerships, joint ventures, and few other strategies, to be in a strong position in the market.

Few of the Key Vendors in the Smart Textiles Market Research:

  • Google
  • Samsung
  • DuPont
  • OmSignal
  • Tommy Hilfiger
  • Adidas
  • Nike
  • Under Armour
  • Textronics
  • Sensoria


  • Other than consumer technology, Samsung is investing in clothing as well as medical research. Recently, Samsung has received a patent for smart T-shirts, equipped with sensors that can track and monitor the lungs’ functionality of wearers and provide advice through smartphones.

    There are numerous other vendors that have been studied based on the portfolio, geographical presence, marketing & distribution channels, revenue generation, and significant investments in R&D for analysis of the entire ecosystem.

    Smart Textiles Market Research, By Type
    • Passive Smart Textile
    • Active Smart Textile
    • Ultra Smart Textile
    The active smart textile segment is estimated to hold the largest market share and is expected to witness significant growth during the forecast period.

    Smart Textiles Market Research, By Functionality
    • Sensing
    • Aesthetics & Luminescence
    • Energy Harvesting
    • Thermal Energy Harvesting
    • Others
    The sensing segment accounts for the major share in the smart textiles market and the energy harvesting segment is expected to grow at the highest rate during the forecast period 2019–2025.

    Smart Textiles Market Research, By End-user
    • Healthcare
    • Military & Defense
    • Automotive
    • Sports & Fitness
    • Fashion & Entertainment
    • Others
    The military & defense segment is estimated to hold the largest market share in 2019. Smart textiles, by sensing the hazardous environmental conditions, enhance the performance & safety of defense force and help them in rapidly responding to any casualties.

    Smart Textiles Market Research Benefits

    The report provides an in-depth analysis of the smart textiles market. The report discusses the market in terms of type, functionality, end-user, and regions. Further, the report also provides details about the drivers, opportunities, and major challenges impacting the market growth.


    1 Executive Summary
    1.1 Synopsis of Key Findings
    2 Industry Outlook
    2.1 Overview
    2.2 Key Industry Trends
    3 Market Snapshot
    3.1 Total Addressable Market
    3.2 Segmented Addressable Market
    3.2.1 PEST Analysis
    3.2.2 Porter’s Five Force Analysis
    3.3 Related Markets
    4 Market Characteristics
    4.1 Market Ecosystem
    4.2 Market Segmentation
    4.3 Market Dynamics
    4.3.1 Market Drivers
    4.3.2 Market Restraints
    4.3.3 Market Opportunities
    4.3.4 DRO – Impact Analysis
    5 Global Smart Textiles Market, By Type
    5.1 Overview
    5.2 Passive Smart Textile
    5.3 Active Smart Textile
    5.4 Ultra Smart Textile
    6 Global Smart Textiles Market, By Functionality
    6.1 Overview
    6.2 Sensing
    6.3 Aesthetics & Luminescence
    6.4 Energy Harvesting
    6.5 Others
    7 Global Smart Textiles Market, By End-user
    7.1 Overview
    7.2 Healthcare
    7.3 Military & Defense
    7.4 Automotive
    7.5 Sports & Fitness
    7.6 Fashion & Entertainment
    7.7 Others
    8 Global Smart Textiles Market, By Region
    8.1 Overview
    8.2 North America
    8.2.1 US
    8.2.2 Canada
    8.3 Europe
    8.3.1 Germany
    8.3.2 UK
    8.3.3 France
    8.3.3 Rest of Europe
    8.4 APAC
    8.4.1 China
    8.4.2 India
    8.4.3 Rest of APAC
    8.5 RoW
    9.5.1 MEA
    9.5.2 Latin America
    9 Competitive Landscape
    9.1 Competitor Analysis
    9.2 Product/Offerings Portfolio Analysis
    9.3 Market Developments
    9.3.1 Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Expansions, Partnerships
    9.3.2 Business Restructuring
    9.3.3 Product Launches & Exhibitions
    10 Vendors Profile
    10.1 Google
    10.1.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.1.2 Business Analysis
    10.2 Samsung
    10.2.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.2.2 Business Analysis
    10.3 DuPont
    10.3.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.3.2 Business Analysis
    10.4 OmSignal
    10.4.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.4.2 Business Analysis
    10.5 Tommy Hilfiger
    10.5.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.5.2 Business Analysis
    10.6 Adidas
    10.6.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.6.2 Business Analysis
    10.7 Nike
    10.7.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.7.2 Business Analysis
    10.8 Under Armour
    10.8.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.8.2 Business Analysis
    10.9 Textronics
    10.9.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.9.2 Business Analysis
    10.10 Sensoria
    10.10.1 Analyst Opinion
    10.10.2 Business Analysis
    10.11 Wearable X
    10.12 Ralph Lauren
    10.13 Hexo Skin
    11 Annexure
    11.1 Report Scope
    11.2 Market Definition
    11.3 Research Methodology
    11.3.1 Data Collation & In-house Estimation
    11.3.2 Market Triangulation
    11.3.3 Forecasting
    11.4 Study Declarations
    11.5 Report Assumptions
    11.6 Stakeholders
    11.7 Abbreviations
    Tables
    TABLE X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY TYPE, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    TABLE X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY FUNCTIONALITY, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    TABLE X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY END-USER, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    TABLE X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY REGION, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    TABLE X MAJOR COMPANIES AND THEIR OPERATIONS
    TABLE 7 PRODUCT/OFFERINGS: GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET
    TABLE X MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2018-2019
    TABLE X EXPANSIONS, 2018-2019
    TABLE X BUSINESS RESTRUCTURING, 2018-2019
    TABLE X SAMSUNG: OVERVIEW
    TABLE X SAMSUNG: STRATEGIC SNAPSHOT
    TABLE X SAMSUNG: PRODUCT/SERVICE PORTFOLIO
    TABLE X RESEARCH METHODOLOGY OF GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET: DATA COLLATION
    TABLE X RESEARCH METHODOLOGY OF GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET: TRIANGULATION
    TABLE X RESEARCH METHODOLOGY OF GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET: FORECASTING
    Charts
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET SEGMENTATION
    CHART X PEST ANALYSIS: GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET
    CHART X PORTER’S 5 FORCE ANALYSIS: GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET
    CHART X SMART TEXTILES MARKET ECOSYSTEM
    CHART X MARKET DYNAMICS – DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS & OPPORTUNITIES
    CHART X DRO – IMPACT ANALYSIS: GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY FUNCTIONALITY, 2018-2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY END-USER, 2018-2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X GLOBAL SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE IN NORTH AMERICA, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE IN EUROPE, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE IN APAC, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X SMART TEXTILES MARKET REVENUE IN ROW, 2018–2025 ($BILLION)
    CHART X MAJOR STAKEHOLDERS IN THE MARKET

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