Global Waterproof Breathable Textiles (WBT) Market Worth USD 1.73 Billion by 2020 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecast Report 2016-2020 - Key Vendors: APT Fabrics, Clariant & Columbia Sportswear - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4s2d2t/waterproof) has announced the addition of the "Waterproof Breathable Textiles (WBT) Market Analysis By Textile, By Product, By Application And Segment Forecasts To 2020" report to their offering.

The Global Waterproof Breathable Textiles (WBT) Market is expected to reach USD 1.73 billion by 2020. Increasing preference towards high-performance as well as comfortable apparel is expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. Additionally, rising consumer disposable income and growing fitness awareness are also expected to favorably impact waterproof breathable textiles market growth. The global market has become technologically advanced as a result of plasma and silicon-based technologies. Increasing use of recycled PET bottles to manufacture waterproof breathable fabrics is also expected to fuel global market growth.

On account of surging demand for waterproof breathable textiles in active sportswear, garments are expected to remain the dominant segment over the forecast period. Waterproof breathable textiles offer high performance as against traditional fabrics, thereby making them popular among consumers.

Waterproof breathable textiles demand in the active sportswear segment can be attributed to the rise in demand for antimicrobial, antiviral, dirt/stain/dew resistant fabrics.

Companies Mentioned:

  • APT Fabrics
  • Clariant
  • Columbia Sportswear
  • Dow Corning
  • General Electric
  • Heartland Textiles Co Ltd
  • HeiQ Materials
  • Helly Hansen
  • Huntsman Textile Effects
  • Jack Wolfskin
  • Lowe Alpine
  • Marmot
  • Mitsui & Co
  • Mountain Hardwear
  • Nextec Applications
  • Nike
  • Patagonia Inc
  • Polartec
  • Rudolf Group
  • Schoeller Technologies
  • SympaTex Technologies
  • Tanatex Chemicals
  • The North Face
  • Toray Industries
  • W L Gore & Associates Inc

Report Structure:

1. Executive Summary

2. WBT Industry Outlook

3. WBT Textile Outlook

4. WBT Product Outlook

5. WBT Application Outlook

6. WBT Regional Outlook

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Methodology and Scope

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Textiles