Sports & leisure wear (UK) - industry report is one report featured in this weeks research roundup

Sports & leisure wear (UK) - industry report is one report featured in this week's research roundup

Featured reports from just-style's research store this week include an overview of the prospects for Bangladesh's textile and clothing industry, a look at apparel in the Netherlands, and an industry report on the UK's sports and leisure wear market.

  • Prospects for the textile and clothing industry in Bangladesh
    The textile and clothing industry in Bangladesh has contributed greatly to the country's economic development and to its status as one of Asia's fastest growing economies. The industry's development has been aided by policies pursued by successive governments aimed at encouraging foreign investment and allowing private enterprise to take the leading role. This report takes a look at the country's textile and clothing industry. 
  • Apparel in the Netherlands
    Apparel in the Netherlands had a difficult year in 2012 due to a weakened economic situation, following a pattern that began in 2008, with a slight rebound in 2010. The economic downturn and the subsequent uncertain and gloomy economic environment led to low consumer confidence in the Netherlands, with consumers preferring to prioritise their purchases and spend on more essential areas such as food. This report takes a look at the market.
  • Footwear in Morocco
    This report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the footwear market at a national level in Morocco. It provides the latest retail sales data (2008-2012) and analysis by distribution format, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies and brands, and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market. Forecasts to 2017 illustrate how the market is set to change.
  • Sports & leisure wear (UK) - industry report
    This report provides a detailed overview of the UK sports and leisure wear market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis of the top 550 companies, including Pentland Group and Fat Face Group. It covers activities such as clothing, sportswear, footwear, rugby, shorts and includes a wealth of information on the financial trends over the past four years.
  • Sewing needles and threads for technical textiles
    Technical textiles are being used increasingly for the replacement of traditional materials in challenging applications, and their potential end uses are becoming more diverse. As a result, manufacturers of needles and threads have been faced with the need to develop highly specified products. This report looks at some of the developments in this area.
  • Clothing accessories in Russia
    Get a detailed picture of the clothing accessories market in Russia from this report. Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change. Understand the market's competitive environment, major players and leading brands. Use five-year forecasts to assess how it is predicted to develop.
  • Men's outerwear in the US
    Trade sources increasingly point to the growing strategic importance of men's outerwear in the US. According to this report, in recent years, men's suits, separates, sports coats and dress shirts showed successful performances, especially amongst younger men. Men's suits increased by 2% in current value terms in 2012, whilst women's suits saw a sharp decline in current value terms, of 21%.
  • Country analysis report: Sri Lanka, PEST Insights
    This PEST country analysis report on Sri Lanka provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.