Report Description

Global Socks Market, By Type (Athletic Socks, Specialty Socks and Others), By Material (Nylon, Cotton and Others), By Gender (Male, Female and Kids), By Distribution Channel (Online Retailers and Others), By Length (No Show and Others), By Company and By Geography, Forecast & Opportunities, 2024

Global Socks market is anticipated to grow at an impressive CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period, due to the rapid expansion of the retail network in developing economies and improving fashion trends. Based on the type, the Global Socks market has been segmented into Athletic Socks, Specialty Socks, Trouser Socks, Casual Socks and Multiple Toe Socks. Specialty socks segment is expected to dominate the market during the forecast period due to its diversified applications. Based on the material, the Global Socks market is categorised into Nylon, Cotton, Polyester, Wool, Waterproof Breathable Membrane, and Others. Synthetic fibres, such as nylon and polyester, is expected to grow at an impressive rate during the forecast period owing to its low cost. Geographically, the market has been segmented into Asia-Pacific, North America, South America, Middle East & Africa and Europe. Asia-Pacific accounted for the significant share in the 2018 in terms of volume and value and is anticipated to continue its dominance in the forecast period due to the rising population growth and large population.


Years considered for this report:

Historical Year : 2014-2017

Base Year : 2018

Estimated : 2019

Forecast : 2020-2024

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyse and forecast the market size of Global Socks Market, in terms of value and volume.
  • To classify and forecast Global Socks Market based on type, material, distribution channel, length, gender and regional distribution.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for Global Socks Market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in Global Socks Market.
  • To conduct the pricing analysis for Global Socks Market.
  • To identify and analyse the profile of leading players involved in the manufacturing of Global Socks.

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Some of the leading players in the Global Socks Market are Adidas A.G., Nike Inc., Puma S.E., Renfro Corporation, Asics Corporation, Thorlo, Inc., Balega, Drymax Technologies Inc., Hanesbrands Inc. and Under Armour, Inc.

 TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of manufacturers across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the manufacturers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analysed the service offerings, distribution channels and presence of all major collaboration solution providers across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of Global Socks Market using a bottom-up approach, where data for various application across various technology were recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analysing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company website, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also used by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

  • Socks Manufacturers
  • Suppliers and Distributors
  • End Users
  • Market Research Firms
  • Government Institutions
  • Industry associations and experts
  • Research organizations and consulting companies

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as collaboration manufacturer and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, Global Socks Market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Market, By Product Type:
    • Athletic Socks
    • Specialty Socks
    • Trouser Socks
    • Casual Socks
    • Multiple Toe Socks
  • Market, By Material:
    • Nylon
    • Cotton
    • Polyester
    • Wool
    • Waterproof Breathable Membrane
    • Others
  • Market, By Gender:
    • Men
    • Women
    • Kids
  • Market, By Distribution Channel:
    • Wholesalers
    • Online Retailer
    • Supermarket & Hypermarket
    • Others
  • Market, By Length:
    • No Show
    • Liner
    • Anklets
    • Crew
    • Knee High
  • Market, By Region:
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • India 
      • Japan
      • Australia
      • New Zealand
      • South Korea
    • Europe
      • France
      • Germany
      • United Kingdom
      • Italy
      • Spain
      • Russia
      • Poland
      • Netherlands
      • Luxembourg
    • North America
      • United States
      • Mexico
      • Canada
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Colombia
      • Chile
    • Middle East and Africa
      • South Africa
      • Saudi Arabia

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Global Socks Market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).

Profit Margin Analysis

  • Profit margin analysis in case of direct and indirect sales channel.

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