Global Shin Guards Market Overview:
Shin guard is a piece of the material worn front of the players to protect the lower part of the leg from injury while playing sports such as football, ice hockey, lacrosse, cricket, and many more sports. The main function of the shin guard is to protect soft tissues and bones of the lower part of the leg from external impact. Besides, it offers shock absorption and facilitates energy dissipation by decreasing the risk of serious injuries. Moreover, increasing sports-related activities in schools and the high disposable income of the end-user are factors driving the global shin guards market. Some of the key players profiled in the study are Umbro (United Kingdom), Puma (Germany), Reusch International (Italy), Nike Inc. (United States), Adidas AG. (Germany), Under Armour, Inc. (United States), Ultimate Sports Group Plc (United States), Franklin Sports Inc. (United States), New Balance Athletics Inc (United State) and BAUER Hockey LLC (United States).
On the basis of geography, the market of Shin Guards has been segmented into South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico). If we see Market by Raw Material, the sub-segment i.e. Fiberglass will boost the Shin Guards market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth. If we see Market by Distribution Channel, the sub-segment i.e. Online will boost the Shin Guards market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth. If we see Market by Gender, the sub-segment i.e. Male will boost the Shin Guards market. Additionally, the rising demand from SMEs and various industry verticals gives enough cushion to market growth.
- Increasing Knowledge about Protection in Sports, Availability of Advanced Products
- Growing Number of Sports Tournaments and Leagues is key Driving factor of the Shin Guards market
- Demand for Light Weight Shin Guard
- Adverse Effect of Shin Guard on the Skin like Dermatitis, Inflammations
- Continuous Research and Innovation, Involvement of Governments to Increase Sports participation is Creating the Growth Opportunities for the Manufacturers of Shin Guard
- Key Competition Between Manufacturers
For instance in August 2019 company name Celect has been acquired by United States based Company named Nike. This acquisition will helps the company to increase and helps better predict shopping behavior and serve consumer more personally at scale.
“The NFHS Rule Book is similar but goes on to indicate that the shin guard must be no higher than 2 inches above the ankle and the NOCSAE seal must be permanently marked on the shin guard. ”
Fragmented nature of the market owing to the number of players present in the market. Market leaders are focusing on product innovation due to changing customer demand and preferences. Increasing demand from emerging economies also driving the demand for the Shin Guards market.
Target Audience:New Entrants/Investors, Analysts and Strategic Business Planners, Shin Guard Manufacturer, Raw Material Suppliers, Dealers, Suppliers, Traders,and Distributors, Venture Capitalists and Private Equity Firms, Government Regulatory and Research Organizations and End-Use Industry
Major Objectives Focused through this Study To define, describe, and forecast the Global Shin Guards market on the basis of product [Slip- In Shin Guards and Ankle Shin Guards] , application [Baseball, Ice Hockey, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Bike Trials and Others], key regions and end user
To provide in-depth information regarding major influencing factors affecting the growth of the market (trends, drivers, restraints, opportunities, and industry-centric and regional challenges)
To strategically analyse the micro-markets and important business segments with respect to individual growth drivers , market trends and potential, and historical contributions to the total market
Identifying the opportunities in the market for key stakeholders and detailing the competitive landscape for market leaders
To provide market size for various segments of the Shin Guards market with respect to major geographies, namely, South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America), Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), Europe (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Rest of Europe), MEA (Middle East, Africa), North America (United States, Canada, Mexico)
To strategically profile the key players and analyzing their market shares and core competencies in the Shin Guards industry
To track key developments such as product launches, expansions, agreements, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, and R&D activities that are key factors in shaping the market
Available Customization: Data related to EXIM [Export- Import], production & consumption by country or regional level break-up can be provided based on client request**. Additionally, the Vendors which are also part of the research are Vizari Sport LLC, RDC Inc. (United States), Combat Sports International(United States) and G-Form (Island).
** Confirmation on availability of data would be informed prior purchase
While framing the research framework, major and emerging players operating in the Shin Guards market in various regions have been profiled, and their offerings, geographic footprints, and distribution/sales channels have been analysed through in-depth discussions. Top-down and bottom-up approaches have been used to determine the overall market size. Sizes of the other individual markets have been estimated using the percentage splits obtained through secondary sources such as Hoovers, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, and Dow Jones (Factiva), along with primary respondents. The complete methodology includes the study of the annual and financial reports of the key market players and extensive interviews with industry experts such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and marketing executives for key insights (both qualitative and quantitative) related to the market.