Ice Hockey Apparel Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Market insights 2017 to 2026

Published on : Jan-2018 | List of Tables : 158 | List of Figures : 120 | No. of Pages : 170 | Report Code : FACT412MR |

As the popularity of ice hockey gains traction in the global sports industry, companies manufacturing sporting goods & accessories are becoming more focused upon producing the apparels for the sport. New designs for manufacturing ice hockey apparels are being introduced by companies. Several market players are adopting advanced materials to enhance the feel and comfort levels of ice hockey apparel and allow the users an ease of mobility. Moreover, companies producing ice hockey apparels are consistently following the guidelines set by international sports industry regulatory bodies with respect to the use of protective equipment in ice hockey. Apparels with improved functions are being developed at high costs, creating a trend of premiumization in the global ice hockey apparel landscape.

global ice hockey apparel market

According to Fact.MR’s recent study, the global ice hockey apparel market is poised to register a CAGR of 2.5% in terms of value during the forecast period, 2017-2026. The report further reveals that by the end of 2026, nearly US$ 550 Mn worth of ice hockey apparels will be sold across the globe.

Market Taxonomy

Region

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Japan
  • APEJ
  • MEA

Apparel Type

  • Jackets
  • Pants
  • Jersey/ T-Shirt
  • Cap
  • Socks
  • Apparel Accessories

Sales Channel

  • Independent Sports Outlet
  • Franchised Sports Outlet
  • Modern Trade Channels
  • Direct to Customer Brand Outlet
  • Direct to Customer Online Channel
  • Direct to Customer Institutional Channel
  • Third Party Online Channel

Buyer Type

  • Individual
  • Institutional
  • Promotional

Gender Type

  • Men
  • Women
  • Kids

(Additional information, including cross-sectional data and country-wise analysis & forecast is available in the report)

Hockey Jerseys/T-shirts to Register Fastest Sales; Individual Buyers to Account for 2/3rd Share on Global Market Value

While the overall ice hockey apparel market expands at a sluggish pace, jackets will continue to be a top-selling apparel through 2026. The report also reveals that the sales of ice hockey jerseys/t-shirts will gain fastest traction by registering a value CAGR of 2.9% over the forecast period. With respect to the buyers, ice hockey apparels bought by individuals will bring more than 66% of the overall market revenues towards the end of the forecast period. The report further estimates that in 2017, more than US$ 120 Mn worth of ice hockey apparels were sold to institutional buyers.

Third-Party Online Sales to Incur Fastest Revenue Growth; Men will Remain Predominant Consumers through 2026

With respect to the sales of ice hockey apparels, a majority of these apparels will be sold to men. The men consumer base for ice hockey apparels will continue to expand on the account of high participation of males in this sports. In 2017, more than US$ 370 Mn worth of ice hockey apparels have been sold to men across the globe. The report further reveals that a major chunk of these sales will be accounted by modern trade channels. However, in the latter half of the forecast period, third-party online sales of ice hockey apparels will gain traction, registering one-fourth share on global market value and reflecting a CAGR of 3.2%.

Competition Tracking

Leading manufacturers of ice hockey apparels across several parts of the world have been reviewed to draw the global ice hockey apparel competition landscape. Through 2026, companies namely, Adidas AG, Bauer Hockey, Inc., Don Simmons Sports, Inc., Easton Hockey, Inc., Graf Skates AG, Montreal-Tackla Hockey Company, New Balance, Inc., Sherwood Athletics Group Inc., Wm T. Burnett & Co., Inc., and Tecnica Group S.p.A. are expected to lead the global ice hockey apparel production. These companies are expected to primarily focus on introducing new materials in production of ice hockey apparels.

NoteThe insights mentioned here are of the respective analysts, and do not reflect the position of Fact.MR.

Growing popularity of ice hockey as team sports in developed and developing countries has propelled the need for proper protective apparel to play this game. Emergence of ice hockey as national-level sports in North America has influenced the interests of sports apparel manufacturers. Key players in the global ice hockey apparel market are focusing on introducing new fabrics made of hybrid and composite materials. The report, compiled by Fact.MR, provides in-depth analysis of the global ice hockey apparel market for the forecast period 2017-2026, and offers key insights about future market direction.

Scope

The scope of Fact.MR’s report is to analyze the global ice hockey apparel market for the forecast period 2017-2026 and provide readers an unbiased and accurate analysis. Ice hockey apparel manufacturers, stakeholders, and suppliers in the global sporting goods & accessories industry can benefit from the analysis offered in this report. This report offers a comprehensive analysis, which can be of interest to leading trade magazines and sports journals.

Summary

The report commences with a brief information of the global ice hockey apparel market. This executive summary sets the tone for the rest of the report, providing users the scope of the report. The executive summary includes important facts and statistics on the global ice hockey apparel market.

Overview

The next section offers an overview of the ice hockey apparel market. This comprises an introduction to the market, along with a standard definition of the product – ice hockey apparel. In this section, market value and year-over-year growth is offered to the readers. Year-over-year growth provides readers with a broader view of growth patterns over the forecast period.

The report’s succeeding section focuses on drivers, restraints and key trends from macroeconomic, demand, and supply perspectives. Impact analysis of weighted average model-based growth drivers is contained in the report for better provision of decision-making insights to clients.

In order to offer readers with up-to-date information about the latest advancements in the global ice hockey apparel market, the report provides updates about market opportunities, which can benefit leading manufacturers of ice hockey apparel. With continuous evolution of the sporting goods & accessories industry, keeping a record of latest developments and trends is fundamental for ice hockey apparel manufacturers to formulate key business strategies. Detailed insights about raw material sourcing, supply chain, pricing analysis, list of distributors, and cost structure are provided in this section.

The extensive scope of ice hockey apparel in the global sports industry has been considered in the development of this study. To offer in-depth analysis and forecast insights, Fact.MR’s report has segmented the global ice hockey apparel market on the basis of apparel type, gender type, buyer type, sales channel, and region. This segmentation analysis is comprehensive, coupled with a detailed country-wise forecast provided on all parameters.

The report’s last section comprises of the global ice hockey apparel market competitive landscape, to provide readers with the dashboard view of company analysis and market players. This competitive intelligence is based on the providers’ categories across value chain, and their presence in the global ice hockey apparel market.     

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