Fashion market in Sri Lanka

Market development

eCommerce revenue development in the Socks market in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan Socks eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$8.6 million by 2024 and accounts for 3.4% of the Apparel eCommerce market in Sri Lanka. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 4.7%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$10.4 million by 2028. The Socks eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Apparel market. Further categories within the Apparel market are: Dresses & Skirts, Jackets, Coats & Anoraks, Other Apparel, Pants, Suits & Trouser Suits, Sweaters, T-Shirts, Shirts & Blouses, Underwear & Nightwear, and Workwear.

eCommerce revenue development in the Socks market in Sri Lanka

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the Socks market in Sri Lanka

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Revenue (in mUS$)0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Growth (in %)49.48.352.088.695.253.083.140.4

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Socks market in Sri Lanka

The online share refers to the proportion of the retail volume that is transacted via the Internet. It includes purchases via desktop PC, tablet or smartphone, both via website or app. Only retail of physical goods is taken into account. In the Sri Lankan Socks retail market, the online share is 21.8% and will increase by an average of 8.8% to 30.6% by 2028.

eCommerce online share of the total Socks market in Sri Lanka

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Online share (in %)27.7%4.0%23.1%32.9%78.4%60.9%15.0%87.3%

Market definition

Definition of the Socks market within the Fashion market

Market definition: Fashion > Apparel > Socks The category Socks includes the online trade of socks (e.g. ankle socks, crew socks, knee-high socks, dress socks, compression socks, athletic socks) and pantyhose and tights. This category does not cover leggings and medical compression socks. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Socks (e.g. ankle socks, crew socks, knee-high socks, dress socks, compression socks, athletic socks)
  • Pantyhose and tights

Out-of-scope

  • Leggings
  • Medical compression socks