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Global Athletic Apparel & Footwear Wholesale Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)

Global Athletic Apparel & Footwear Wholesale Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)

Athletic wear or activewear is a clothing, including footwear which is worn for sport or physical exercise. Sport-specific clothes are worn for practical, comfort or safety reasons. Tops, bottoms, shoes and more are made to enhance the comfort and performance of wearers during workouts.

In most of the cases, athletic wear is designed to allow its wearer comfort and a minimally inhibited range of motion. The shape of an activewear/athletic wear piece is usually dictated by the type of movements required by the activity for which it is intended, as well as the temperature conditions in which it is meant to be worn. Often it is made from fabrics that enhance the wearer’s comfort.

Athletic wear is categorized into two broad segments; one is athletic apparel that is designed to be worn while working out. There are different types of athletic apparels for different activities including running, workouts in water, team sports, gym workout and others. Other category is of athletic shoes that are made for people who engage in sports and other physical activities. The development of athletic footwear is based on two interrelated principles: injury prevention and enhanced performance. Most athletes are interested in and will benefit from shoes that prevent injuries.

The global athletic apparel & footwear wholesale market is set to experience favorable growth driven by factors such as rising middle class population, growth in e-commerce, increasing youth population, rising sports market, ameliorating economic growth, increased participation in sports and fitness activities. The major trends observed in this market include product customization, technological advancements, increased focus on healthy lifestyle and growing usage of ecofriendly products. However, the growth of this budding market is constrained by challenges such as competition threat, seasonality and rapidly changing consumer preferences.

The report “Global Athletic Apparel & Footwear Wholesale Market: Industry Analysis & Outlook (2017-2021)” analyses the development of this market, with focus on the US, Europe and Asia Pacific markets. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the market are discussed in detail in this report. The four major players: Nike Inc., Adidas AG, Under Armour Inc. and VF Corporation are being profiled along with their key financials and strategies for growth.


1. Introduction
1.1 Athletic Wear
Table 1: Athletic Wear/ Activewear Categories
1.2 Athletic Apparel
Table 2: Types of Athletic Apparel
1.3 Athletic Footwear
Table 3: Types of Athletic Footwear
2. Global Market Analysis
2.1 Global Athletic Wear Market by Value
Table 4: Global Athletic Wear Market by Value (2012-2016)
2.2 Global Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value
Table 5: Global Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
2.3 Global Athletic Wear Market by Region
Table 6: Global Athletic Wear Market by Region (2016)
2.4 Global Athletic Wear Market by Segments
Table 7: Global Athletic Wear Market by Segments (2016)
2.4.1 Global Athletic Apparel Market by Value
Table 8: Global Athletic Apparel Market by Value (2012-2016)
2.4.2 Global Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value
Table 9: Global Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
2.4.3 Global Athletic Apparel Market by Region
Table 10: Global Athletic Apparel Market by Region (2016)
2.4.4 Global Athletic Footwear Market by Value
Table 11: Global Athletic Footwear Market by Value (2012-2016)
2.4.5 Global Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value
Table 12: Global Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value (2017-2021)
2.4.6 Global Athletic Footwear Market by Region
Table 13: Global Athletic Footwear Market by Region (2016)
3. Regional Market Analysis
3.1 The US
3.1.1 The US Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value
Table 14: The US Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.1.2 The US Athletic Wear Market by Segments
Table 15: The US Athletic Wear Market by Segments (2016)
3.1.3 The US Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value
Table 16: The US Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.1.4 The US Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value
Table 17: The US Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.1.5 The US Athletic Footwear Market by Product
Table 18: The US Athletic Footwear Market by Product (2016)
3.1.6 The US Athletic Footwear Market by Product Growth
Table 19: The US Athletic Footwear Market by Product Growth (2012-2016)
3.2 Europe
3.2.1 Europe Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value
Table 20: Europe Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.2.2 Europe Athletic Wear Market by Segments
Table 21: Europe Athletic Wear Market by Segments (2016)
3.2.3 Europe Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value
Table 22: Europe Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.2.4 Europe Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value
Table 23: Europe Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.3 Asia Pacific
3.3.1 Asia Pacific Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value
Table 24: Asia Pacific Athletic Wear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.3.2 Asia Pacific Athletic Wear Market by Segments
Table 25: Asia Pacific Athletic Wear Market by Segments (2016)
3.3.3 Asia Pacific Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value
Table 26: Asia Pacific Athletic Apparel Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
3.3.4 Asia Pacific Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value
Table 27: Asia Pacific Athletic Footwear Market Forecast by Value (2016-2021)
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Growth Drivers
4.1.1 Rising Middle Class Population
Table 28: Global Middle Class Population by Region (2009-2030E)
4.1.2 Growth in E- Commerce
Table 29: Global E-Commerce Sales Forecast (2016-2021)
4.1.3 Increasing Youth Population
Table 30: Global Youth Population (2010-2025)
4.1.4 Rising Sports Market
Table 31: Global Sports Industry Revenue (2012-2017E)
4.1.5 Ameliorating Economic Growth
Table 32: Global GDP Per Capita (2012-2016)
4.1.6 Increased Participation in Sports and Fitness Activities
4.2 Key Trends & Developments
4.2.1 Product Customization
Table 33: Customization Capabilities offered by Footwear Manufacturers (mid-June 2017)
4.2.2 Technological Advancements
Table 34: Technologies Adoption by Manufacturers (2016)
4.2.3 Increased Focus on Healthy Lifestyle
4.2.4 Growing Usage of Eco-friendly Products
4.3 Challenges
4.3.1 Competition Threat
4.3.2 Seasonality
4.3.3 Rapidly Changing Consumer Preferences
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Global Market
5.1.1 Global Athletic Wear Segment Revenue Share by Company
Table 35: Global Athletic Wear Segment Revenue Share by Company (2016)
5.1.2 Global Athletic Wear Regional Revenue Share by Company
Table 36: Global Athletic Wear Regional Revenue Share by Company (2016)
5.1.3 Global Athletic Wear Store Count by Company
Table 37: Global Athletic Wear Store Count by Company (2016)
5.1.4 Global Athletic Wear- Revenue and Market Cap Comparison
Table 38: Global Athletic Wear- Revenue and Market Cap Comparison (2016)
5.1.5 Global Athletic Wear EBIT Margin by Company
Table 39: Global Athletic Wear EBIT Margin by Company (2016)
5.1.6 Global Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company
Table 40: Global Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company (2016)
5.1.7 Global Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company
Table 41: Global Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company (2016)
5.2 The US
5.2.1 The US Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company
Table 42: The US Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company (2016)
5.2.2 The US Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company
Table 43: The US Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company (2016)
5.3 Europe
5.3.1 Europe Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company
Table 44: Europe Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company (2016)
5.3.2 Europe Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company
Table 45: Europe Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company (2016)
5.4 Asia Pacific
5.4.1 Asia Pacific Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company
Table 46: Asia Pacific Athletic Apparel Market Share by Company (2016)
5.4.2 Asia Pacific Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company
Table 47: Asia Pacific Athletic Footwear Market Share by Company (2016)
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Nike, Inc.
6.1.1 Business Overview
Table 48: Nike, Inc. Revenue by Region (2017*)
6.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 49: Nike, Inc. Revenue and Net Income (2013-2017*)
6.1.3 Business Strategies
Table 50: Nike, Inc. Demand Creation Expenses (2015-2017)
6.2 Adidas AG
6.2.1 Business Overview
Table 51: Adidas AG Sales by Region (2016)
6.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 52: Adidas AG Net Sales and Net Income (2012-2016)
6.2.3 Business Strategies
Table 53: Adidas AG Research & Development Expenditure (2014-2016)
6.3 Under Armour Inc.
6.3.1 Business Overview
Table 54: Under Armour Inc. Revenue by Product Category (2016)
6.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 55: Under Armour Inc. Revenue and Net Income (2012-2016)
6.3.3 Business Strategies
Table 56: Under Armour Inc. Advertising & Promotion Expenditure (2014-2016)
6.4 VF Corporation
6.4.1 Business Overview
Table 57: VF Corporation Revenue by Segments (2016)
6.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 58: VF Corporation Revenue and Net Income (2012-2016)
6.4.3 Business Strategies
Table 59: VF Corporation Advertising and Promotion Expenditure (2014-2016)
Table 60: VF Corporation Inc. Agreements (2016/2017)

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