Sports Tapes Market: An Overview
Sports tape gives the muscles & joints support and flexibility without hindering the mobility of the body. Sports tapes help ease pain and raise the skin microscopically, thereby allowing blood circulation. The microscopic raising of the skin also allows the skin to form convolutions, increase interstitial space, and decrease muscle inflammation. Sports taping may only play a positive role in enhancing strength and range of movement, according to an academic report published in Sports Medicine. The increase in body discomfort due to an increase in minor injuries during sports would continue to fuel the development of the sports tapes industry. Furthermore these sports tapes help reduce discomfort in the elderly, which tends to boost the consumer appetite for sports tapes.
Sports Tapes Market: Dynamics
The elastic property of sports tapes allows a considerably higher degree of movement compared with standard athletic tape and can also be left on for extended periods of time before re-application. Rise in athletics, aerobics, and growing knowledge of taking care of physiological disorders are some of the key factors projected to fuel the development of the global market for sports tapes. One of the key obstacles that the global sports tapes industry has faced is that the manufacture of sports tapes requires the purchase of patent rights, which prohibits many new manufacturers from joining the sector, thus negatively impacting the development of the market. Some of the latest offerings by major players, such as decorative tapes or butterfly patterns, fuel the growth of the demand for sports tapes.
Due to various restrictions enforced by the government to remain indoors with no outside activities, COVID-19 has adversely affected the sports tapes industry, triggering less sports activities and slowing down the development of the market for sports tapes.
Sports Tapes Market: Segmentation
Globally, the sports tapes market is segmented by product type, applications and end-users.
By Product Types, the global sports tapes market has been segmented as follows
- Single Rolls
- Uncut Rolls
- Bulk Rolls
- Serrated Rolls
- Precut Strips
By Applications, the global sports tapes market has been segmented as follows
- Pain Management
By End-Users, the global sports tapes market has been segmented as follows
- Professional Athletes
- Therapy Clinics
- Rehab Centres
Sports Tapes Market: Regional Outlook
Mostly with availability of the highest quality product or remedy, a broad health care infrastructure and strong investment in product development, North America leads the world market for sports tapes, contributing to growth in the market for sports tapes. Sales of bandage or pain relief products are boosted by the growth of first aid sales on the market especially in Latin American countries, which also provide low cost manufacturing. Owing to its low-cost production facilities, population growth and rising healthcare expenditure are expected to be the fastest growing market in Europe and Asia Pacific, leading the high number of sales in the market for sports tapes.
Sports Tapes Market: Key Players
The key players of sports tapes market are
- Nitto Denko
- KT TAPE
- DL Medical&Health
- NICHIBAN Co., Ltd.
- NICHIBAN Co., Ltd.
- ATEX CO., LTD.
- Arrowhead Tapes & Wraps
- Dynamic Tape
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