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Apparel market in the United Kingdom (UK) - statistics & facts

The apparel and footwear market in the United Kingdom (UK) is projected to grow steadily in the coming years. In 2020, revenues in the apparel market in the UK are estimated to stay at around 52 billion British pounds, around 2 billion less than as in the year prior due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Statista's Consumer Market Outlook report, the market is projected to recover and grow at a faster pace, eventually reaching 67 billion British pounds by 2026. Most recent figures published by the UK's Office for National Statistics revealed that the annual expenditure on clothing, based on sales volume, reached 54 billion pounds in 2020. Data on different segments in the industry indicated that women's apparel was predicted to grow at a faster pace than men's apparel and children's apparel segments.

UK apparel retail market

There are many leading brands which hold value in the UK market, including high street retailers, such as Primark, Next, New Look, and online shops, like ASOS. In recent years, growth in internet sales of clothing has been considerably high, with 55 percent of individuals purchasing clothing online in 2020. That year, the value of clothing retail sales in Great Britain decreased by 25.8 percent.

Manufacturing & trade

The apparel manufacturing market is also holding steady in the UK, with the number of enterprises growing over the last five years. This increase in company numbers has been coupled with a rise in the value of clothing exports from the country, which were worth about seven billion pounds in 2020. The gross value added (GVA) of apparel manufacturers in the United Kingdom has been growing steadily over the last decade. In 2019, wearing apparel manufacturing contributed 1.12 billion British pounds to the GVA of the UK Non-Financial Business Economy.

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Apparel market in the United Kingdom (UK) - statistics & facts

The apparel and footwear market in the United Kingdom (UK) is projected to grow steadily in the coming years. In 2020, revenues in the apparel market in the UK are estimated to stay at around 52 billion British pounds, around 2 billion less than as in the year prior due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Statista's Consumer Market Outlook report, the market is projected to recover and grow at a faster pace, eventually reaching 67 billion British pounds by 2026. Most recent figures published by the UK's Office for National Statistics revealed that the annual expenditure on clothing, based on sales volume, reached 54 billion pounds in 2020. Data on different segments in the industry indicated that women's apparel was predicted to grow at a faster pace than men's apparel and children's apparel segments.

UK apparel retail market

There are many leading brands which hold value in the UK market, including high street retailers, such as Primark, Next, New Look, and online shops, like ASOS. In recent years, growth in internet sales of clothing has been considerably high, with 55 percent of individuals purchasing clothing online in 2020. That year, the value of clothing retail sales in Great Britain decreased by 25.8 percent.

Manufacturing & trade

The apparel manufacturing market is also holding steady in the UK, with the number of enterprises growing over the last five years. This increase in company numbers has been coupled with a rise in the value of clothing exports from the country, which were worth about seven billion pounds in 2020. The gross value added (GVA) of apparel manufacturers in the United Kingdom has been growing steadily over the last decade. In 2019, wearing apparel manufacturing contributed 1.12 billion British pounds to the GVA of the UK Non-Financial Business Economy.

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