Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the five years to 2015, revenue for the Sporting Goods Wholesaling industry in China is estimated to increase an annualized 6.1% to $37.6 billion. Over the five-year period, the main factors driving industry performance have been higher consumption in China, large sporting events hosted by China, people's increasing pursuit for healthier lifestyles and the country's active involvement in international trade within the World Trade Organization (WTO) framework.
Many large sporting goods manufacturers have established sales companies that incorporate the wholesale function; these operators tend to achieve higher profitability than independent wholesalers in this industry.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Sporting clothes refers to special apparel specifically used for training or sporting activities such as football, basketball, swimming and wrestling. Sporting clothes makes up the largest product segment of the industry, accounting for an estimated 27.0% of revenue in 2015. Swimwear is the most exported sports clothing product in this segment.
Sporting shoes refer to shoes used for sporting activities or training. This segment is expected to contribute 21.0% of industry revenue in 2015. Similar to sporting clothes, sporting shoes for leisure are not included in this industry.
Exercise equipment is used in gymnasiums or in the home, and accounts for 21.5% of revenue in 2015... purchase to read more