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Sporting Goods Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

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Sporting Goods Wholesaling Market Research Report | NAICS 42391 | Aug 2015

Fair game: Wholesale bypass will hurt the industry, but high demand will stave off major declines

The Sporting Goods Wholesaling market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$40bn
Annual Growth 10-15
-0.1%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
63,783
Businesses
15,776
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

It has been a tough race for sporting goods wholesalers over the past five years, though revenue is anticipated to benefit from renewed spending and strong demand from health-conscious consumers over the five years to 2020. Still, the industry will continue to struggle with wholesale bypass, resulting in only meager industry revenue growth... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The Sporting Goods Wholesaling industry is concentrated in the Southeast and West regions of the United States, which combined account for 49.0% of total industry establishments. Population, climate and access to transportation are determinants of geographic industry segmentation.

Sporting goods wholesalers in the Southeast are concentrated in Florida, which comprises 9.6% of total establishments, as this state has a warmer climate than most other states, making it ideal for sporting and recreational activity. Similarly, the West region offers a warm and sunny climate, which is conducive for sporting and recreational activities. For example, California makes up 19.1% of total industry establishments... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Sporting Goods Wholesaling Industry?

Operators in this industry wholesale a range of sporting and recreational goods and accessories, such as billiards equipment, pool supplies, sporting firearms and ammunition, and marine craft and equipment. This industry does not include the wholesale of athletic apparel and footwear, automobiles, other motor vehicles or transportation equipment.

Industry Products
Hunting equipment and firearmsBicyclesGeneral exercise equipmentTeam sports equipmentSwimming pools and pool suppliesCamping and fishing equipmentMarine pleasure craftOther sporting goods
 
Industry Activities
Baseball, bowling, football, golf, hockey and tennis equipment wholesalingBicycle (except motorized) and go-cart wholesalingCamping and fishing equipment wholesalingFitness equipment wholesalingGuns, firearms, ammunition and hunting equipment wholesalingAthletic uniform wholesalingBoat, boating and marine equipment wholesalingSkiing equipment wholesalingSwimming pools, hot tubs and supplies wholesalingPlayground equipment and supplies wholesaling


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