Sports Protective Equipment Market By Product (Helmet & Other Headgear, Protective Eyewear, Face Protection & Mouth Guards, Pads, Guards, Chest Protectors And Gloves), By Area Of Protection (Head And Face, Trunk And Thorax, Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity), By Distribution Channel (Specialty Retail Stores, Multi-Retail Stores, Online Stores And Others) - Growth, Share, Opportunities & Competitive Analysis, 2016 - 2024

Sports protective equipment has undergone substantial design and technological advancement over the past few decades resulting in impressive reduction in mortality and morbidity among athletes. However, as more individuals play competitive sports, extreme sports, and fitness training including strength programs, the magnitude of impacts has also become more intense in nature.

The report titled “Global Sports Protective Equipment Market - Growth, Future Prospects and Competitive Analysis, 2016–2024” offers strategic insights into the overall sports protective equipment market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2016 to 2024. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on type of product, type of area of protection, distribution channel and different geographical region. The type of product segment studied for analyzing the overall sports protective equipment market is majorly segmented into helmet & other headgear, protective eyewear, face protection & mouth guards, and pads, guards, chest protectors, & gloves. On the type of area of protection, sports protective equipment market is segmented into head and face, trunk and thorax, upper extremity and lower extremity. On the type of distribution channel the market is segmented into specialty retail stores, multi-retail stores, online stores and others.

In order to help strategic decision makers, the report also includes competitive profiling of the leading players in sports protective equipment market, attractive investment proposition market positioning of key manufacturers sections. Other in-depth analysis provided in the report includes:

Geographically, the global sports protective equipment market is studied for the following regional markets:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America and Middle East and Africa

Market size and forecast for these regional and country level markets are presented in this study for the period 2013-2024. Market growth rates for the forecast period 2016-2024 are also included in this report, considering 2015 as the base year.

Along with quantitative information, qualitative information sets and assessment tools are provided in this study for better analysis of the overall market scenario and future prospects. Information such as market inclination insights and drivers, challenges and opportunities assists the readers for understanding the ongoing trends in the global sports protective equipment market. Tools such as market positioning of key players and attractive investment proposition provide the readers with insights on the competitive scenario of the global sports protective equipment market. This report concludes with company profiles section that highlights major information about the key players engaged in global sports protective equipment market. In-depth competitive environment analysis and historical year 2014 market size data are also provided in the report.

Thus, the research study provides a holistic view of the global sports protective equipment market, offering market size and estimates for the period from 2016 to 2024, keeping in mind the above-mentioned factors.

Sports Protective Equipment Market

Based on the type of distribution channel the sports protective equipment market is segmented as follows:

  • Specialty Retail Stores
  • Multi-Retail Stores
  • Online Stores and Others

Protective equipment is designed specifically for the sports activities involved. Use of protective equipment helps to promote athlete safety and well-being. Many sports have rules that govern compulsory equipment, while other athletes choose to wear certain protective equipment for their safety. With the rise in the sports participation, the distribution channel of such sports gears have been increasing rapidly making it more accessible which is driving the market for sports protective equipment market globally. The sport protective equipment market is segmented based on distribution channels such as: specialty retail store, multi-retail stores and online stores and others. Among all the distribution channels, specialty retail channel dominates the market. Specialty retail channel is the traditional channel for buying the sport product, thus generating maximum revenue. A specialty store carries specific category of sport equipment meeting particular demand of the athlete and working on its precision and design. Moreover, the key benefit of purchase form specialty store is to focus on single class of product. More and more personalized experience is preferred by the customer to improve the comfort and performance, which attracts the customer to specialized stores. With advent in technology, emergence of tech savvy consumer base, usage of smart phones and user friendly apps available in the market, online store is witnessing higher growth and anticipated to continue during the forecast period. Benefits of e-commerce include the wide availability of goods and services for the consumer, the speed of access, its around-the-clock availability, easy accessibility, and international reach.

Sports Protective Equipment Market

For the purpose of this study, the global Sports Protective Equipment market is categorized into:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Latin America Middle East and Africa (LAMEA)

For the purpose of this study, the global sports protective equipment market is categorized into regional markets viz., North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa. In the base 2015, North America formed the largest market for sports protective equipment market. The factors driving the North America sports protective equipment market are continuous rise in the youth participation in the sport activities. Moreover, initiatives taken by sports communities and association further motivate the sports personnel have to actively participate in the sports activities. Hence , North America being an organized market for sports protective equipment due to better government initiatives, high disposable income to invest in the purchase of sports protective gears is the major factor for the growth and dominance of North America in the global sports protective equipment market. Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing market for sports protective equipment in the world. Rising penetration of professional level sports in the region is the major factor driving the market. Due to economic growth, the disposable income of the masses has increased in the region leading to acceptance of innovative and unique design sports gears. Moreover, in the countries like Australia and India, sports such as cricket, football, hockey is increasing and considered as an important nation in the respective sports. Thus, this plays an important influencing role in increasing the awareness among the population.

Sports Protective Equipment Market

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Published Date:  Feb 2017
Category:  Consumer Goods
Report ID:   58353
Report Format:   PDF
Pages:   120
Rating:    4.3 (60)
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