The global golf clothing market is growing at six per cent a year. The Asia-Pacific region, especially India and China, is offering lucrative opportunities to players in the market.
The emergence of trend of golf tourism, a surge in fitness consciousness among consumers and the trend for fashionable sports apparel have driven the growth of the global golf clothing market.North America contributes the highest share in terms of revenue.
The bottomwear segment is expected to be the fastest growing segment during the forecast period. This is due to the increase in the number of participations in sports tournaments and physical activities, especially golf.On the basis of distribution channels, the online store segment is anticipated to register the fastest growth, as users are inclining more towards online shopping due to the easy accessibility of different sports apparel.Heavy discounts and offers on sporting goods, apparels, including golf clothing provided by these online platforms, boost the sales of golf clothing.
Depending on the user, the women’s segment is anticipated to grow at a higher CAGR due to the fact that nowadays women all around the globe are increasingly participating in various sports activities.
Some of the major players in the industry are Callaway Apparel, Linksoul, Nike, Puma and Under Armour.