Apparel and Footwear in Germany
Euromonitor International
March 2021

List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on apparel and footwear
COVID-19 country impact
Company response
Retailing shift
What next for apparel and footwear?
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 2 Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 3 Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 4 Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Apparel and Footwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Apparel and Footwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 7 Distribution of Apparel and Footwear by Format: % Value 2015-2020
Table 8 Distribution of Apparel and Footwear by Format and Category: % Value 2020
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 10 Forecast Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 11 Forecast Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 12 Forecast Sales of Apparel and Footwear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Formal and gathering-related garments hit hardest
Relaxation and comfort represent opportunities for players
Shopping patterns abruptly change with COVID-19
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Womenswear expected to recover by 2023
Online presence and customer experience will form basis for success
Women's dresses, and shorts and trousers set for notable recoveries
CATEGORY DATA
Table 13 Sales of Womenswear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 14 Sales of Womenswear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 15 Sales of Womenswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 16 Sales of Womenswear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 17 NBO Company Shares of Womenswear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 18 LBN Brand Shares of Womenswear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 19 NBO Company Shares of Women's Nightwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 20 LBN Brand Shares of Women's Nightwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 21 NBO Company Shares of Women's Outerwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 22 LBN Brand Shares of Women's Outerwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 23 NBO Company Shares of Women's Swimwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 24 LBN Brand Shares of Women's Swimwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 25 NBO Company Shares of Women's Underwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 26 LBN Brand Shares of Women's Underwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 27 Forecast Sales of Womenswear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Womenswear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Womenswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 30 Forecast Sales of Womenswear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Formal wear hardest hit by home seclusion trend in 2020
The rise of private label
Sportswear brands perform better due to demand for comfort and outdoor activities
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Menswear to strongly rebound in 2021 with full recovery poised from 2023 onwards
Changing attitudes towards menswear likely to be sustained
Premium segment set to resume higher than average growth levels
CATEGORY DATA
Table 31 Sales of Menswear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 32 Sales of Menswear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 33 Sales of Menswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 34 Sales of Menswear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 35 NBO Company Shares of Menswear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 36 LBN Brand Shares of Menswear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 37 NBO Company Shares of Men's Nightwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 38 LBN Brand Shares of Men's Nightwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 39 NBO Company Shares of Men's Outerwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 40 LBN Brand Shares of Men's Outerwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 41 NBO Company Shares of Men's Swimwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 42 LBN Brand Shares of Men's Swimwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 43 NBO Company Shares of Men's Underwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 44 LBN Brand Shares of Men's Underwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 45 Forecast Sales of Menswear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 46 Forecast Sales of Menswear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 47 Forecast Sales of Menswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 48 Forecast Sales of Menswear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Essential aspect of childrenswear translates to greater resilience during pandemic
Non-essential store closures during lockdown leverage private label sales
Economic uncertainty drives families away from high-end purchases
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Expected lower birth rates will depress recovery potential for childrenswear
Digitally-native parents likely to display a greater online shift
Perceived quality to remain an important component
CATEGORY DATA
Table 49 Sales of Childrenswear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 50 Sales of Childrenswear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 51 Sales of Childrenswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 52 Sales of Childrenswear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 53 NBO Company Shares of Childrenswear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 54 LBN Brand Shares of Childrenswear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 55 Forecast Sales of Childrenswear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 56 Forecast Sales of Childrenswear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 57 Forecast Sales of Childrenswear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 58 Forecast Sales of Childrenswear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Lockdown restrictions limit indoor sporting activity
Running and outdoor activities boosted throughout 2020
Notable share gain for e-commerce results in latter being second most popular channel for sportwear in 2020
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Sportswear expected to fully recover by 2022
Leading players face higher competition in a digitalised competitive landscape
Digitalisation from a health and wellness aspect
CATEGORY DATA
Table 59 Sales of Sportswear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 60 Sales of Sportswear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 61 NBO Company Shares of Sportswear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 62 LBN Brand Shares of Sportswear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 63 Distribution of Sportswear by Format: % Value 2015-2020
Table 64 Forecast Sales of Sportswear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 65 Forecast Sales of Sportswear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Stores closures and restrictions negatively impact spontaneous purchases
Reduced social engagements around the country drive sales down
Super premium jeans the most negatively impacted price segment
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
High-income individuals and return of casual shoppers to lead recovery
Jeans expected to recover slowly to pre-pandemic levels by 2023
Environmental consciousness and durability drive consumers' choices
CATEGORY DATA
Table 66 Sales of Jeans by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 67 Sales of Jeans by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 68 Sales of Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 69 Sales of Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 70 Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 71 Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 72 Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 73 Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 74 Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 75 Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 76 Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 77 Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 78 NBO Company Shares of Jeans: % Value 2016-2020
Table 79 LBN Brand Shares of Jeans: % Value 2017-2020
Table 80 Forecast Sales of Jeans by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 81 Forecast Sales of Jeans by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 82 Forecast Sales of Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 83 Forecast Sales of Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
Table 84 Forecast Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 85 Forecast Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 86 Forecast Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 87 Forecast Sales of Men's Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
Table 88 Forecast Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 89 Forecast Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 90 Forecast Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 91 Forecast Sales of Women's Jeans by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Store closures and movement restrictions negatively impact demand for hosiery
Home seclusion trend, social isolation and long summer harm result in stronger declines for sheer hosiery in 2020
Sports-orientated and private label least affected
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Demand for hosiery expected to improve from 2021 as consumers start to return to greater levels of normalisation in terms of routines
Full recovery likely from 2023 onwards
Natural fibres expected to gain further popularity
CATEGORY DATA
Table 92 Sales of Hosiery by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 93 Sales of Hosiery by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 94 Sales of Hosiery by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 95 Sales of Hosiery by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 96 NBO Company Shares of Hosiery: % Value 2016-2020
Table 97 LBN Brand Shares of Hosiery: % Value 2017-2020
Table 98 Forecast Sales of Hosiery by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 99 Forecast Sales of Hosiery by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 100 Forecast Sales of Hosiery by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 101 Forecast Sales of Hosiery by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Fashion face masks create new source of revenue for brands
Formal apparel accessories hit the hardest
Major apparel brands lose share to niche names
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Return to growth likely from 2021 although recovery in terms of actual demand will take longer
Pandemic will dictate the fate of fashion face masks
E-commerce to expand further due to competitive prices
CATEGORY DATA
Table 102 Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 103 Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 104 Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 105 Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 106 NBO Company Shares of Apparel Accessories: % Value 2016-2020
Table 107 LBN Brand Shares of Apparel Accessories: % Value 2017-2020
Table 108 Forecast Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 109 Forecast Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 110 Forecast Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 111 Forecast Sales of Apparel Accessories by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Formal footwear loses relevance in Germans' daily lives
Sports footwear more resilient due to greater casualisation
Lower declines for children's footwear due to essential nature and rate of growth amongst target audience
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Notable improvement in demand predicted for 2021
Footwear expected to recover fully by 2023
Athleisure trend to continue driving sales with promising future
CATEGORY DATA
Table 112 Sales of Footwear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 113 Sales of Footwear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 114 Sales of Footwear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 115 Sales of Footwear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 116 NBO Company Shares of Footwear: % Value 2016-2020
Table 117 LBN Brand Shares of Footwear: % Value 2017-2020
Table 118 Distribution of Footwear by Format: % Value 2015-2020
Table 119 Forecast Sales of Footwear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 120 Forecast Sales of Footwear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 121 Forecast Sales of Footwear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 122 Forecast Sales of Footwear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025