Sportswear Market - Germany and France Are the Main Suppliers of Track Suits, Ski Suits and Swimwear in the EU

Wearing Apparel November 01, 2015
Author: Olga Minchina
Account Manager

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From 2007 to 2014, EU total exports of track suits, ski suits and swimwear grew by 2.9% per year, amounting to 1,063 million EUR in 2014. In physical terms, it reached 144.3 million units in 2014, which was 44 million units less than the year before.

Germany and France were the main suppliers on the sportswear market among EU Member States, with a combined share of 26.9% of total exports in 2014. However, the fastest growing suppliers were Croatia (+15.3% per year) and the United Kingdom (+11.1% per year) in total exports from 2007 to 2014. Croatia significantly strengthened its position in the European export structure, from 4% in 2007 to 9% in 2014.

In 2014, the main destinations of track suits, ski suits and swimwear imports were Germany (16.0%), France (14.9%) and Italy (12.6%). The share exported to Germany increased (+4 percentage points), while the share sent to Italy illustrated negative dynamics (-7 percentage points). The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

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Source: EU: Track Suits, Ski Suits And Swimwear - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast To 2020