An Incisive, In-depth Analysis on the Down And Feather Market
This study offers a comprehensive, 360 degree analysis on the Down And Feather market, bringing to fore insights that can help stakeholders identify the opportunities as well as challenges. It tracks the global Down And Feather market across key regions, and offers in-depth commentary and accurate quantitative insights. The study also includes incisive competitive landscape analysis, and provides key recommendations to market players on winning imperatives and successful strategies.
Down and Feather Market Outlook& Key Findings
- The global down and feather market will expand at a CAGR of ~7% over 2020-2030
- More than 60% down comes from ducks and the remaining from the goose
- The market will derive growth from the increasing demand for finished products such as apparel and bedding
- The use of down and feather in bedding is more as compared to apparels
- East Asia is likely to witness growth in consumption of down and feather in the coming years
Down and Feather Market Analysis:
Down and feathers are used as filling material since a long time, but their applications have started expanding only recently. This is creating numerous opportunities for the players operating in the market. This growth witnessed in the market in the last couple of years is a result of various developments with respect to end-use products in North America and Europe. The global down and feather market is anticipated to expand further in the coming years. The market is currently experiencing a slowdown due to the recent pandemic outbreak. Restrictions enforced to contain the novel coronavirus has impacted international trade, which may hinder smooth operations in the market.
Companies Are Focusing on Developing Certified Farms and Processing Units
The rapidly increasing number of certified farms and processing units is likely to impact the market positively. According to various independent studies, the number of certified farms and processing units has increased tremendously in the past years majorly in Europe, North America, and East Asia. Companies are seeking out various certifications, complying with certain standards laid down by the certifying authority or associations. Key standards in the industry include RDS (Responsible Down Standards), Downpass and Traceable Down Standards (TDS) that ensure no force feeding and live plucking and ensures the process is complete humane practices.
Heightened in Consumption of Duck Down and Feather Expected Due To Increase in Prices of Goose Down and Feather
There is a slight shift observed in the consumption pattern of the industry. The consumption of duck down and feather is increasing as the prices of goose down and feathers are rising. Few players are switching to the lower quality of down and feather of the same species. Increasing consumption of duck down and feather will scale up its prices as the requirement is outpacing the supply in the industry.
Sustainable Down Gaining Popularity in the Industry
The recycled down is basically collected from used or discarded products that are again processed to make them reusable. The recycling down process is gaining popularity due to the increasing concept of sustainability as the use of recycled down reduces the impact on the environment. Companies operating in the market are increasingly focusing on launching various initiatives to drive sustainability. For instance, in 2017, Down-Lite International Inc., a U.S. based company, introduced re/charged down an initiative to recycle down and feathers extracted from used products.
Increasing use of Down and Feather in Manufacturing of Fashionable Apparels
The use of down and feathers was earlier very restricted but today they are used extensively. The down and feather market is anticipated to experience growth due to the expanding use of down and feather in the apparel industry especially in the manufacture of fashionable jackets and coats. Down is considered as an excellent insulating material.
The fluffiness of the material itself creates air pockets that help to maintain body heat and so it is extensively used as a material in jackets that can be used for winter wear. Increasing use of down and feather in the development of sportswear used in extreme weather conditions likely to fuel the market growth.
Introduction of Stringent Environmental Laws and Policies: Key Challenges for Down and Feather Market
Stringent environmental laws have been introduced in certain regions. The corporate farms are mandatorily required to restructure their processes to adhere to these environmental policies or either shut their businesses.
Many of the small scale corporate farms have failed to adhere to these policies. This failure in adherence has resulted in business shut down that has directly impacted the supply of down and feather in the industry.
Down and Feather: Region-wise Analysis
Europe and North America continue to remain the dominant markets for down and feather as the consumption rate for the manufacturing various products is high in these regions. In European countries such as Germany and France the penetration of manufacturers producing end-use products that use down and feathers is considerably high. Whereas, in North America, the U.S. is one of the leading markets for down and feather.
The consumption of down and feathers is also high in East Asia. Besides this, the emerging economies in South Asia and Oceania are likely to offer significant growth opportunities to the market.
Leading Players in Down and Feather Market
The down and feather market has attracted many small scale players. The organizations are currently focusing on expanding the use of down and feather materials. Some well-established players in the down and feather market are,
- Down-Lite International, Inc.
- Sustainable Down Source
- Allied Feather & Down
- Feather Industries
- Heinrich Haussling GmbH & Co.
- Bettfedern Handelsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG
- Karl Sluka GmbH
- Peter Kohl KG
- Treude & Metz GmbH & Co. KG
*The list is not exhaustive, and only for representational purposes. Full competitive intelligence with SWOT analysis available in the report
Down and Feather: The future of market
The down and feather market is anticipated to experience growth in the coming years due to its increasing use as a raw material in apparels because of its insulating property. The use of down and feather from duck species is comparatively more than the down and feather derived from goose species.
Manufacturers operating in the market are currently focusing on lessening the gap between demand and supply for down and feather. As the gap reduces, the material will be available at affordable prices which will enable growth in the market in the coming years.
Studies hint towards rising consumption of feathers in comparison to down. Between duck and goose, the latter will continue dominating the market in terms of origin through the forecast period. While down and feather are expected to remain in high demand in the apparel industry, in the future market forces will support the rise in use in sleeping bags and outdoor gear. Overall, growth prospects will remain positive for the market through the course of the report’s forecast period. Chart below presents upper, lower as well as most likely change in consumption share across all key categories.
Down and Feather Market: Global Industry Analysis 2015-2019 & Opportunity Assessment 2020-2030
A recent market study published by Future Market Insights on the down and feather market offers global industry analysis for 2015-2019 & opportunity assessment for 2020-2030. The study offers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. After conducting a thorough research on the historical, as well as current growth parameters, the growth prospects of the market are obtained with maximum precision.
The global down and feather market is segmented in detail to cover every aspect of the market and present complete market intelligence to readers.
Chapter 01 - Executive Summary
The executive summary of the global down and feather market includes the market country analysis, proprietary wheel of fortune, demand-side and supply-side trends, opportunity assessment, and recommendations on the global down and Feather Market.
Chapter 02 - Market Introduction
Readers can find the detailed segmentation and definition of the global down and feather market in this chapter, which will help them understand basic information about the global down and feather market. This section also highlights the inclusions and exclusions, which help the reader understand the scope of the global down and feather market report.
Chapter 03 - Key Market Trends
The report provides key market trends that are expected to impact market growth significantly during the forecast period. Detailed industry trends are provided in this section, along with key market developments or product innovations.
Chapter 04 - Impact of COVID-19 on the Market
This section provides an in-depth analysis on the impact of COVID-19 outbreak on global economy and its related effect across various countries. Readers can also find information on the impact of the pandemic on various sectors such as manufacturing and supply chain across the globe.
Chapter 5 - Impact of COVID-19 on Down and Feather Market
The impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on the down and feather market is explained in this chapter. It also includes sales projection for the down and feather market during and after the crisis.
Chapter 06 - Global Down and Feather Market Demand Analysis 2015-2019 and Forecast, 2020-2030
This section provides detailed analysis of the historical down and feather market volume, along with an opportunity analysis of the future. Readers can also find the incremental opportunity for the current year (2020 - 2021) and an absolute opportunity for the forecast period (2020-2030).
Chapter 07 - Global Down and Feather Market Pricing Analysis
This chapter highlights the pricing analysis based on product type for base year 2019 and forecast year 2030. In addition, profit margins at each level of the down and feather market are analyzed and readers can find detailed information on top importers and exporters as well as the value chain of the market.
Chapter 08 - Global Down and Feather Market Demand (in Value or Size in US$ Mn) Analysis and Forecast 2015-2030
This chapter includes detailed analysis of the historical down and feather market (2015-2019), along with an opportunity analysis for the forecast period (2020-2030). Readers can also find the incremental opportunity for the current year (2020 - 2021) and absolute $ opportunity for the forecast period (2020-2030).This chapter provides details about the global down and feather market on the basis of product type, origin, application, and region. In this chapter, readers can understand market attractive analysis for all segments. This chapter explains how the down and feather market is anticipated to grow across North America, Latin America, Europe, East Asia, South Asia and Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East and Africa.
Chapter 09 - Market Background
The associated industry assessment of the global down and feather market is carried out in this section. In addition, this chapter explains key macroeconomic factors that are expected to influence the growth of the global down and feather market over the forecast period. Along with macroeconomic factors, this section also highlights the opportunity analysis for the market. It offers provides key market dynamics of the down and feather market, which include drivers, restraints, and trends. Moreover, it will help readers understand key trends followed by leading manufacturers in the down and feather market.
Chapter 10 - Global Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 and Forecast 2020-2030, by Product Type
Based on product type, the down and feather market is segmented into feather and down. In this chapter, readers can find market attractiveness analysis, based on product types.
Chapter 11 - Global Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 and Forecast 2020-2030, by Origin
This chapter provides details about the down and feather market on the basis of origin such as duck and goose, along with market attractiveness analysis.
Chapter 12 - Global Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 and Forecast 2020-2030, by Application
Based on application, the down and feather market is segmented into apparels, bedding products, and sleeping bags & outdoor gear. In this chapter, readers can find market attractiveness analysis, based on application.
Chapter 13 - Global Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 and Opportunity Assessment 2020-2030 by Region
This chapter explains how the down and feather market will grow across various geographic regions, such as North America, Latin America, Europe, South Asia & Pacific, East Asia, and the Middle East and Africa (MEA).
Chapter 14 - North America Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the down and feather market in the North America region, along with a country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find regional trends, opportunities, and market growth based on product type, origin, application, and countries in the North America region.
Chapter 15 - Latin America Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
Readers can find detailed information about several factors, such as the pricing analysis and regional trends, which are impacting growth of the down and feather market in the Latin America region. This chapter also includes growth prospects of the down and feather market in leading LATAM countries such as Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and Rest of Latin America.
Chapter 16 - Europe Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
Important growth prospects of the down and feather market based on its end user in several countries such as Germany, Spain, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Rest of Europe.
Chapter 17 - East Asia Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the down and feather Market in East Asia region including the important growth prospects of the down and feather in several countries such as China, Japan, and South Korea.
Chapter 18 - South Asia & Pacific Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the down and feather market in the South Asia & Pacific region, along with a country-wise assessment that includes, India, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand, and Rest of Asia-Pacific. Readers can also find regional trends, restraints, and market growth of countries in the South Asia & Pacific region.
Chapter 19 - Middle East and Africa Down and Feather Market Analysis 2015-2019 & Forecast 2020-2030
This chapter offers insights into how the down and feather market is expected to grow in major countries in the MEA region such as GCC Countries, South Africa, Northern Africa, and the Rest of MEA, during the forecast period 2020-2030.
Chapter 20- Market Structure Analysis of Down and Feather Market
In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about tier analysis and market concentration of the key players in the down and feather market along with their market presence analysis by region and product portfolio.
Chapter 21- Competition Deep-Dive Analysis
In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of leading manufacturers in the down and feather market, along with detailed information about each company, which includes company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the market players featured in the report are Pan Pacific Company Ltd., Allied Feather & Down, Down-Lite International Inc., Peter Kohl KG, KL Down, Chunli International Co Ltd., ROHDEX Bettfedern GmbH & Co. KG, Heinrich Häussling GmbH & Co., Karl Sluka GmbH, Norfolk Feather Company, Feather Industries, Treude & Metz GmbH & Co. KG, Sustainable Down Source, Shin Joo Won D&G Co., and Navarpluma, and others.
Chapter 22 - Assumptions and Acronyms
This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provide a base to the information and statistics included in the down and feather market report.
Chapter 23 - Research Methodology
This chapter helps readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain various conclusions, as well as important qualitative and quantitative information, on the down and feather market.
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