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 Key Buyers Chapter
The top four companies in this industry are expected to account for less than 10.0% of total revenue in 2014. This industry is therefore subject to a low level of concentration. About 80.0% of industry enterprises are small scale, with annual revenue totaling less than $360,000. There has not been significant merger or acquisition activity occurring in the industry in recent years.
Goods handled tend to be of a complex nature, and large players often span a number of industries. Therefore, only a small share of revenue comes from large-scale operators. For example, Li Ning Company Limited stocks sporting clothes for leisure purposes, which are not classified in this industry... purchase to read more