位於美國的市場調查公司Allied Market Research公布新一期的「運動緊身衣褲和塑身衣褲市場預測」，到2022年時全球市場預計將高達到55.76億美元。且由於政府對於運動的政策和生活方式的改變，亞太地區的成長將更為明顯。
》打造屬於您的運動服飾 | ACOTEX運動成衣廠
》VIRTUS Rocky Long Sleeve Shirt 男子長袖戰術緊身衣
》壓縮衣、緊身衣與塑身衣 | Compression Garments
》復仇者盔甲下的祕密，Under Armour 特製高科技機能緊身衣
Compression Wear and Shapewear Market is Expected to Touch a Value of $5,576 Million by 2022
Compression Wear and Shapewear Market Report, published by Allied Market Research, forecasts that the global market is expected to garner $5,576 million by 2022. Asia-Pacific would witness the highest growth, owing to rise in government investments for promotion of sports and changing lifestyle of consumers.
Growth of the market is driven by rise in disposable income of consumers, advancements in the fabric technology & garment designs, rise in popularity of compression wear among the geriatric population, change in lifestyles of people, and increase in demand for compression wear arising from fitness industry. However, health issues such as blood clots, breathing problem, and acid reflux caused from tightly worn compression and shapewear, restrains the market growth. Product development and innovative marketing & promotion strategies are anticipated to provide lucrative business opportunities for the players in the future.
The compression wear segment dominated the overall market in 2015, accounting for over 70% of the market revenue, due to the widespread usage of various types of compression wear by professional athletes, and lifestyle users practicing recreational exercises. Growth of this segment is also due to the vast health benefits offered by these garments, such as improved performance, body temperature maintenance, reduced muscle fatigue, and injury prevention. A significant rise in number of lifestyle users in developing regions and rising trend of using compression wear as an athleisure wear, would contribute to the demand of compression wear in upcoming years.
Among various distribution channels, specialty retail stores segment held the highest revenue share of 62% in 2015, and is expected to maintain its dominance throughout the analysis period. Specialty retail stores constitute company owned outlets, which have extensive penetration in various geographies and sell wide product lines of compression wear and shapewear. However, online sales channels are expected to witness a high CAGR of 9%, owing to wide product availability on ecommerce websites and rising internet penetration in regions of Asia-Pacific and LAMEA.
Application wise, performance & recovery segment accounted for the maximum revenue share in 2015. This segment is also expected to register a higher CAGR of 6% during the forecast period, owing to extensive usage of compression wear to prevent injuries, improve blood circulation, and speed up recovery.
The report includes country wise analysis of all four regions. Countries analyzed under North America include United States, Canada and Mexico. Under Europe, market size and forecast has been provided for UK, Germany, France Italy, and Rest of Europe. Countries covered in the Asia-Pacific region include Japan, Australia, China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific. LAMEA includes Brazil, South Africa, and Rest of Latin America.
US accounted for the largest market share of around 87% in North American market. The style trends of shapewear are continuously changing in the US, with women being more inclined towards fashionable and stylish shapewears. Companies such as Ann Chery, have launched metallic corsets in order to address the changing demand of customers. Various other popular shapewear include waist cinchers, briefs, girdles, and corsets, manufactured by companies such as Spanx, Leonisa, Ann Chery and others. Compression wear have gained extreme popularity among athletes and gym goers in US. The country is witnessing popularity of compression wear such as bottoms and shirts. Athleisure trend of wearing compression shirts and tights for casual & body shaping purpose has risen among Americans.
The world compression wear and shapewear market is dominated by male users owing to higher adoption of compression wear among men. Moreover, majority of the men also prefer to wear compression garments during workout, further fueling the demand from the male consumer segment. The female consumer segment is expected to grow at a faster growth rate over the forecast period. Growing female interest in fitness and comfortable clothing, and rise in participation of women in sports activities are expected to supplement the growth of the female segment. Furthermore, companies such as Nike, UnderArmor and others have also started to target women segment by launching new product lines and by opening women specific stores.
Major Players: Nike Inc., Spanx Inc., Adidas AG, Triumph International Corporation, Leonisa SA, Wacoal America Inc., Ann Chery, 2XU Pty Ltd., Under Armour Inc., and Skins International Trading AG.
Original Article: Hitech New Daily