Market size of the global swimwear market from 2018 to 2025

In 2018, the global swimwear market was valued at 18.85 billion U.S. dollars. This market value was forecast to reach a value of 29.1 billion U.S. dollars by 2025.


Swimming is a popular fitness & recreational activity all around the world. Growing consumer interest in swimming and a rising rate of family vacations to resorts, islands, and near the beach have fueled the demand for swimwear; thereby, propelling the growth of the market. Speedo is one of the world’s leading swimwear brands. In the United Kingdom, an estimated 624 thousand people used Speedo sports clothing in 2018. The brand sponsors many Olympic athletes, including Ryan Murphy, an American backstroke swimmer who has won two Olympic medals.

Swimwear in the United States

The United States’ swimwear market is the leading market in the world. The revenue of sports and swimwear market in the United States amounted to approximately 46.2 billion U.S. dollars in 2018. In 2017, 38 percent of consumers from the United States stated that they purchase swimwear at least once per year.

Swimwear market value worldwide from 2018 to 2025 (in billion U.S. dollars)*

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Release date

November 2019



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Supplementary notes

*This Statista estimate is based on the 2025 values and the compound annual growth rate from 2018 to 2025 of 6%, which were provided by the source. An exponential development of the market was assumed.

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