Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the five years through 2014, revenue for the Sporting Goods Wholesaling industry in China has been increasing at a rate of 6.5% annually to an estimated $35.7 billion. The global recession and unfavorable macroeconomic conditions in China resulted in slow growth in 2009, but as the economy recovered so did the industry. In the past five years, the main factors driving industry performance have been higher consumption in China, large sporting events hosted by China, such as the Olympic Games, and the country's active involvement in international trade within the World Trade Organization (WTO) framework.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Sporting goods wholesalers are a key link between manufacturers and retailers. As the classification of sporting goods is complex and many sporting goods are included in other industries (e.g. clothing and footwear), many enterprises operate across all three functions: wholesaling, manufacturing, and retailing. However, this industry only includes sporting goods companies that operate at the wholesale level.
In the five years through 2014, Sporting Goods Wholesaling industry revenue has been rising at an annualized rate of 6.5% to $35.7 billion. The global recession that started in late 2008 had a negative influence on a wide range of consumer industries, including sporting products... purchase to read more