Competitive edge: Companies will focus on niche markets to combat import penetration

Over the past five years, Costume and Team Uniform Manufacturing industry revenue has grown slowly due to intense import competition. International manufacturers with substantially lower costs have increasingly supplanted domestically made goods, leading some operators to shift focus onto higher value-added products. For instance, theatrical costumes, which require greater skill and attention to detail to create, have climbed as a share of industry revenue, while the manufacture of infant clothing and other lower-value industry products has increasingly been offshored. Over the next five years, these trends are expected to continue, allowing only slight revenue growth during the period...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Import penetration will remain high, but increased consumer spending will boost industry revenue
  • High-quality artisan products have helped preserve average industry profit margins
  • Industry imports are forecast to contract slightly over the next five years
  • Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    The West, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions have the highest concentration of establishments in this industry, accounting for 27.9%, 22.1% and 18.9% of total industry establishments, respectively. The historical development of apparel manufacturing in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions resulted in a heavy concentration of large and well-established cut-and-sew operators in these regions. This concentration was due to easy access to inexpensive labor and raw materials in the late 1800s and the 1900s. These factors created a favorable manufacturing environment for industry operators...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry are

  • Ability to alter goods and services produced in favor of market conditions
  • Production of goods currently favored by the market
  • Development of new products
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Consumer Confidence Index and Consumer spending in the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures cut and sew apparel (i.e. cutting and sewing purchased fabric into clothing). Products made by this industry include fur apparel, leather apparel, team uniforms, costumes and clerical vestments. Apparel for men, boys, women, girls and infants is excluded from this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Leather and fur clothing
  • Team sports uniforms
  • Costumes and vestments
  • Industry Activities
  • Costume
  • Team athletic uniform
  • Band uniform
  • Academic gown
  • Academic cap
  • Fur apparel
  • Leather apparel
  • Infants' apparel
  • Clerical vestments
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Consumer Confidence Index
  • Consumer spending
  • Demand from clothing and clothing accessories stores
  • Import penetration into the manufacturing sector
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Pressure from imports
  • Profitability
  • Mixing up products
  • Export decline
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profit stability
  • Opportunities
  • Table: Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Sporting Goods Wholesaling
  • Men's & Boys' Apparel Wholesaling
  • Women's & Children's Apparel Wholesaling
  • Men's Clothing Stores
  • Women's Clothing Stores
  • Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores
  • Family Clothing Stores
  • Lingerie, Swimwear & Bridal Stores
  • Department Stores

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Cardboard Box & Container Manufacturing
  • Leather Tanning & Finishing
  • Miscellaneous Product Manufacturing
  • Synthetic Fiber Manufacturing
  • Textile Mills

  • Products & Services
  • Costumes and vestments
  • Team sports uniforms
  • Leather and fur clothing
  • Other
  • Chart: Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Direct to consumer
  • Wholesalers
  • Specialty retailers
  • Department stores
  • Exports
  • Warehouse clubs and supercenters
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Rubie’s Costume Company,
  • Table: Rubie’s Costume Company - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Costume & Team Uniform Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Consumer Spending (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Table: Industry Financial Ratios
    Cut And Sew Manufacturer
  • An apparel manufacture that produces garments directly from raw fabric.
  • Infant Apparel
  • Apparel for children under the age of 24 months.
  • Outsourcing
  • The procurement of goods or services under contract with an outside supplier.
  • Vestment
  • A robe or gown worn by members of the clergy.
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