Middle East and Africa Sports Apparel Market, By Material (Natural and Synthetic), Type of Print (Water Based, Silicone Emboss, Reflective Transfer, Pigment, High Density, Foil, Glitter, Cracking Ink, Discharge, All Over Print, Photo Print and Others), Gender (Men and Women), Distribution Channel (E-Commerce, Supermarket/Hypermarket, Brand Outlets, Discount Stores and Others), – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029
Market Analysis and Size
The availability of sports apparel with improved properties such as moisture management, temperature control, and other performance-enhancing features that prevent discomfort and potential injury has piqued the interest of consumers, who have been observed to be willing to pay more for such added benefits.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the sports apparel market was valued at USD 15937.44 million in 2021 and is expected to reach the value of USD 23190.43 million by 2029, at a CAGR of 4.8% during the forecast period. In addition to the market insights such as market value, growth rate, market segments, geographical coverage, market players, and market scenario, the market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, import/export analysis, pricing analysis, production consumption analysis, patent analysis and consumer behaviour.
Report Scope and Market Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2014 - 2019)
Revenue in USD Million, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Material (Natural and Synthetic), Type of Print (Water Based, Silicone Emboss, Reflective Transfer, Pigment, High Density, Foil, Glitter, Cracking Ink, Discharge, All Over Print, Photo Print and Others), Gender (Men and Women), Distribution Channel (E-Commerce, Supermarket/Hypermarket, Brand Outlets, Discount Stores and Others)
South Africa, UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Israel and Rest of Middle East & Africa
Market Players Covered
Hanesbrands Inc. (U.S.), PVH Corp (U.S.), Ralph Lauren (U.S.), Jockey (U.S.), AEO Management CO. (U.S.), Iconix Brand Group Inc. (U.S.), Penney IP LLC (U.S.), Under Armour, Inc. (U.S.), RibbedTee (U.S.), Fibre2Fashion Pvt. Ltd.(U.S.), Levi Strauss & Co.(U.S.), Perry Ellis International Inc. (U.S.), Naked Brand Group Inc. (U.S.)
Sports apparel is designed to provide a better fit, particularly when undergoing vigorous physical training or leading an active lifestyle. These are made from a variety of materials, including cotton and spandex, and have different properties depending on the type of sport or activity in which the user participates.
- Growing participation of physical activities around the world and prevalence of athleisure’s
The market for sports apparel is expected to grow significantly as consumers become more motivated to participate in physical activities such as yoga, aerobics, swimming, and running. The desire to keep up with the latest fashion trends while maintaining a sporty appearance is propelling the sports apparel market forward. Furthermore, the increasing participation of women in sports and fitness activities, the growing crossover between sports and fashion, and the increased presence of fashionable sports apparel are expected to drive market demand and growth.
- Heavy promotions by manufacturers through digital platforms
The key players in the sports apparel market are leveraging the media industry and spending heavily on advertising and celebrity brand endorsements to persuade consumers to participate in sports and fitness activities. Furthermore, the collaboration of athletes with premium brands is persuading customers to purchase active wear. As a result, these innovative business strategies and marketing are expected to drive market growth.
The distribution channel is very important in distributing products and reaching the masses. As a result of their active participation in market expansion, manufacturers' distribution channels become top priorities, necessitating the need to diversify them.
Manufacturers in the sports apparel market are paying more attention to design and comfort, and their innovation is creating lucrative opportunities for brands to introduce appealing and stylish sports apparels. They are focusing on key marketing strategies such as kit sponsorships, endorsements, and so on in order to remain competitive and differentiate themselves from the presence of other players in the market. As new styles and trends emerge, consumer preferences shift, resulting in product modifications. As a result, new product launches fuel the market, which is expected to expand in the coming years.
Price fluctuations in raw materials used in the production of sports apparel and the production of counterfeit goods are market restraints. Counterfeiting is widespread in countries such as India and China. Furthermore, the high initial costs and investments in the sports apparel market may act as a market deterrent, limiting market growth.
This sports apparel market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the sports apparel market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
COVID-19 Impact on Sports Apparel Market
Rising health and self-consciousness, as well as a desire to live an active lifestyle and appear fit, are motivating consumers to incorporate sports and fitness activities into their daily routine. Consumer interest in outdoor individual sports participation increased dramatically as a result of the impact of COVID-19. This increased participation has resulted in a shift in market dynamics, increasing demand for sports apparel.
Middle East and Africa Sports Apparel Market Scope
The sports apparel market is segmented on the basis of material, type of print, gender and distribution channel. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
Type of print
- Water Based
- Silicone Emboss
- Reflective Transfer
- High Density
- Cracking Ink
- All Over Print
- Photo Print
- Brand Outlets
- Discount Stores
Sports Apparel Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The sports apparel market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, material, type of print, gender and distribution channel as referenced above.
The countries covered in the sports apparel market report are South Africa, UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Israel and Rest of Middle East & Africa.
Saudi Arabia dominates the Middle East and Africa sports apparel market due to high demand, and the majority of advanced technology-based sports apparel is launched in the region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of Middle East and Africa brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Sports Apparel Market Share Analysis
The sports apparel market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, Middle East and Africa presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to sports apparel market.
Some of the major players operating in the sports apparel market are:
- Hanesbrands Inc. (U.S.)
- PVH Corp (U.S.)
- Ralph Lauren (U.S.)
- Jockey (U.S.)
- AEO Management CO. (U.S.)
- Iconix Brand Group Inc. (U.S.)
- Penney IP LLC (U.S.)
- Under Armour, Inc. (U.S.)
- RibbedTee (U.S.)
- Fibre2Fashion Pvt. Ltd. (U.S.)
- Levi Strauss & Co. (U.S.)
- Perry Ellis International Inc. (U.S.)
- Naked Brand Group Inc. (U.S.)