Home / Industry Overview / Sports & Leisure

Sports and Leisure Industry
An Overview of
Taiwan Excellence Products
Trends in Taiwan’s Sports and Leisure Industry
The sports market is booming worldwide. In recent years, Taiwan’s sports and leisure supply chain and fitness center sector have been consistently on the rise. With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the offing, Taiwan’s sports and leisure industry is set to reap positive benefits. According to the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research, the output of the sporting goods manufacturing industry displayed double-digit growth of 17.26% from January to February 2019. Notably, at the recent 2018 World Cup, 32 countries used sports equipment from Taiwan. In 2019, Taiwan’s bicycle exports approached the NT$10 billion dollar mark, a new milestone in the sports and leisure industry.

In 2018, Taiwan achieved a total of US$1.94 billion in sporting goods exports, with an annual growth rate of 6.73%. Taiwan’s top three markets are the United States (43.84%), China (11.03%), and Japan (7.21%).
“In 2017, global fitness center memberships reached 174 million, and fitness centers generated revenues of US$87.2 billion worldwide. Total memberships are expected to reach 230 million by 2030.”
- International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA)
Made-in-Taiwan Jerseys and Football Cleats Dominate the World Cup
Major international events such as the Olympics and the World Cup and many star athletes use sports equipment that is Made in Taiwan. According to a report by CommonWealth Magazine, Taiwanese companies are the exclusive providers of a wide array of sports equipment, including badminton rackets, bicycles, soccer balls, athletic shoes and protective gear, generating revenues of nearly NT$500 billion.
Taiwan’s World-renowned Bicycle Industry Exports Hit the NT$10 billion Mark
In 2018, the total exports of Taiwan’s bicycle industry reached US$3.23 billion, an increase of 14.7%. From January to September 2019, total exports reached US$2.64 billion, an increase of 11% compared to the same period of the previous year. The main source of growth was high-value electric bicycles. Taiwan exported 234,000 e-bikes during this period, an annual growth rate of 111%. Total export revenues reached US$312 million, close to the NT$10 billion mark, an annual growth rate of 103%.

Europe and North America are the main markets for both e-bikes and conventional bicycles, with the European Union accounting for 50% of total exports, followed by the United States, accounting for 30%.
Global Sports and Leisure Industry Trends
The Global Sports Craze
According to the international survey agency Plunkett Research, total global annual revenues in the sports and leisure related industries is now US$1.5 trillion. The global sports and leisure industry has grown by 5.7% annually since 2005. At this rate, driven by the Tokyo Olympics boom, total revenues of the global sports and leisure industry has a chance of hitting the US$2 trillion mark by 2020.
Four Major Sports Technology Trends
  • Quantitative Data

    Wearable devices such as smart watches and smart bracelets can now provide useful information and statistics, by analyzing data collected from built-in accelerometers, gyroscopes and other sensors.

  • Virtual/Physical Integration

    Virtual/physical integration technology enhances athletic experiences, such accessing online road maps for real-world running, or experiencing 3D rides as an avatar on a bicycle cycling alongside other athletes from around the world.

  • Home Fitness

    Home fitness is one of the latest trends in sports. Consumers can purchase sports and fitness commodities online and have them delivered to their homes to enjoy workouts, rain or shine.

  • Gamification and Virtual Social Networking

    Excellent coaches, interactive screens, elastic cushioned mats and walls made of pressure-sensitive materials, LED lights, and sound effects are just some of the latest innovations in this field. Heartbeat and training data can be recorded throughout workout sessions, and game modes with sound and light effects make highly repetitive exercise movements interesting and motivational.

* Please see the booklet for relevant reference data.
Sports and Leisure Industry Video
Luxury Recommendation
The brand new GF63 debuts with its 15.6 ultra slim footprint and thin bezel with measuring less than 2kg in weight. Continuing MSI's gaming DNA and powerful performance, the GF63 carries up to 8th Gen. Intel Core i7 processor and GeForce GTX 1050Ti graphics, while lasting over 7 hours in battery life. The GF63 provides gamers a new choice of portable gaming firepower! Gamers can enjoy more immersive gameplay in an even more compact chassis. Nahimic3 with exclusive Audio Boost enhance in-game 3D surround sound and make finite control over your music, movies, and conference calls.<br /> Featuring its performance is the brushed aluminum cover decorated by the signature red dragon shield and a unique asymmetric dual-pattern underneath. The new aesthetic retains low profile while still flow the gaming blood. With optimization brought by the new MSI Dragon Center 2.0, the GF63 elevates the gaming experience. Thin, light, yet powerful, GF63 makes “portable gaming” more accessible than ever!
Patients with diabetes mellitus were treated with cosmetic pruning or amputation to prevent severe necrotic muscle infections in the body during late stages of hind leg arterial occlusion. Normal socks must have a strong shrink force in order to avoid falling off, this product adopts high tension-free tight weaving so that the socks will fit off the lower leg without falling off, and will not hinder blood circulation. In addition to the smooth distribution of the soles of the PU rubber , the deep soles of the feet can be stimulated to help blood circulation. The tight design of the Velcro socks shoes enables the wearer and comfortable. Diabetic socks known as compression and mouth to promote blood circulation, but after mid-term patients should ease, rather than pressure caused by tightening and reduce blood, this product is suitable for patients to varying degrees apply this product, bamboo anthrax There is a natural, permanent and effective function of cooling antibacterial.
Different from drones, there is a group of pilots addict to RC heli for fun and pro flight. Especially nitro helicopter, pilots enjoy this adorable speed, sound of the wind and smell of fuel smoke. Like most motor riders dreaming of Harley Motor, RC pilots also want to fulfill their dreams of flying “ALIGN T-REX 600XN”. After years of R&D, ALIGN finally make this new 50-Size nitro helicopter to be real. We make it an offer you can't refuse: lightweight, endurable and delicate designs. It features the new direct to swashplate servo and utilizes low CG FBL System to increase responsiveness and precision in 3D flight. The Engineered Narrow Body Design efficiently decrease gear abrasion and frame deformation in flight. By moving the engine forward to allow the fuel tank to be positioned in the center of the main shaft, CG keeps consistent as the fuel level changes during flight. T-REX 600XN innovative design will excite your inner soul to bring back your passion for nitro definitely!
Okuma Epixor XT spinning reels feature C40x carbon Torsion Control Armor construction reduce twist and torque and keeps the internal parts in perfect alignment, C40x is substantially stronger composite than standard graphite materials, lighter and more durable. - TCA: C40x carbon Torsion Control Armor reduces twisting - Multi-disc, Japanese oiled felt drag washers - 7BB+1RB stainless steel bearings - Quick-Set ant-reverse bearing - Precision machine cut brass pinion gear - Slow oscillation system for improved line lay - Corrosion resistant graphite body and rotor - CFR: Cyclonic Flow Rotor technology - Rigid metal handle design for strength - Machined aluminum, 2-tone anodized spool with LCS lip - Heavy duty solid aluminum bail wire - RESII: Computer balanced Rotor Equalizing System
" Advanced Low Vibration and Noise Reduction Exercise Mat " has good ability to reduce vibration and noise. In the weightlifting and powerlifting exercise, it will generate huge noise and vibration when barbell falls on the traditional mat. Noise and vibration can affect the physical and mental health of athletes or surrounding residents. This product can effectively improve this problem through material and structural design, compared with the traditional exercise mat, it has 37% noise reduction, 26% vibration reduction. The product has a slotted structure design and has obtained a utility patent. The user can easily assemble and disassemble. And the mats can be tightly combined to prevent athlete damage caused by loosening and bouncing due to barbell impact. Another, we have a rubber printing technology that does not decolorize. We can customize print the required text and totem on the mat for customers.
The idea is inspired from Falcon designed for sleek apperance. Cooperated with the professor Mr. Lin from NTUST , Falcon designed for wide vision, ergonomic fitting and easy usage, which is most benefit for triathlon swimmer. The feature is anti-fog last longer with new tech. The front lens is absolutely plane optical lens with precision molding tech. The advanced injection tech make TPR gasket combined with lens and make no leakage. Product Patent: Taiwan Patent, M543096 European Patent, 003827203-0001 China Patent, ZL201730095018.9 Product certificate: ISO9001: 2015 TW99 / 15584 BS5883: 1996 HKGH02158233 Rooted in Taiwan 39 years, We, SAEKO, offer services for 88 customers at over 50 countries around the world and distributed at 15 countries. At Taiwan, we are also with high market share and brand recognition. We also are serving the international sports brand like: Speedo, FINIS, Mizuno, Disney, Vorgee and Intersports which is the Europe's largest sporting goods channel and so on.
Designed for the fitness enthusiast who wants to burn more calories while toning their lower body with every step, our premium ClimbMill delivers a natural, club-quality stair-climbing workout that fits your space. Expect seamlessly smooth operation, built-to-last design and a frame that fits comfortably in your home. -Exact Force Induction Brake offers instant, smooth, precise step speed changes at the push of a button, and with no moving parts, it’s quieter and more durable as well. -Our integrated ViewFit connectivity system sends workout data to the fitness apps and tools you already use. It also makes it easy to share data in your favorite social networks. -LANDMARKS Program: Add challenge to your workout by scaling famous buildings, monuments and wonders of the world with our integrated Landmarks program.
Slam Dunk Basketball Kit is combined with our magic suction cup, it is powerful and enables to adjust position easily matching the needs of kids and adult. With FECA core technology on vacuum suction cups. The structure is stable, durable, safety, innocuous, and eco-friendly, also with the lock system design of hoop and suction cups is easy assembly and storage to have fun anytime and anywhere for family activities. Adapted with FECA patent suction cup, the loading, duration and suction ability are highly increased. Also waterproof, temperature resistance (range from -10℃ to 70℃) and reusable characteristics enhance the lifetime of product which ensure the practicality in variety environment. With excellent quality, patent technology, creative design, professional package, marketing strategy and complementary between e-commerce and physical store, FECA has successfully build brand reputation.
It features lockable and easily-adjustable frame holders with soft pad for better protection. And it is foldable for saving space, besides; with its tilting platform function for tailgate access. Wheel support is able to adjust to fit most bike sizes, and with its quick releasing ratchet straps for easily fitting rims and tire sizes, in addition; it is compatible with 29’’ tires wheel base up to 119cm, including 10’’ tires children bike wheel base up to 102cm. As for tow ball system, it features quick releasing cam lever system with integrated lock for better safety and easily fits any ISO50mm tow ball. Optional loading ramp and fat bike kit accessories are available for tire width up to 4.6’’ and effortless bike installation.
The PSF1's advanced vertically double-folding design allows users to fold and unfold quickly with six easy steps. It also allows the PSF1 to keep an integrated frame design to make the folding e-bike stylish as well as rigid. Along with a rear shock, the PSF1 offers comfortable rides on bumpy city roads and in outdoor environments. Featuring the 18.3kg lightweight design, the PSF1 perfectly satisfies the needs of city commutes and leisurely rides. BESV also provides an optional carrying case tailored for the PSF1. Stored inside the carrying case, the PSF1 is better protected and more conveniently placed in a trunk or carried around. The PSF1's Algorhythm software calculates the power needed by the drive system and delivers optimal performance as required, while the Smart Mode making sure every pedaling force is within the comfort zone. Furthermore, the PSF1 features a removable battery, Smart App, LCD color display with a USB charging port and much more to make every move a smart move!
With all-in resources & know-how, Merida's brand new eONE-SIXTY embodies its ambition to surpass the most tested and awarded bike in Merida’s history, the “original” eONE-SIXTY which was created 3 years ago. . The goal: to re-shine what MERIDA is known for today: innovation, outstanding performance, new benchmark for dynamic and the design of electric assisted bikes -- Striking appearance from a super stiff, robust yet lighter new carbon frame Perfectly tuned geometry and low centre of gravity offer agile handling, maximum traction, comfort & playful normally feasible only from a non-assisted bike. Unique "THERMO GATE" guarantees optimum operating temperature for battery while "ENERGY GUARD" protects the super compact battery co-developed with Shimano & rattle proof, superfast, easy yet secure access more special features: internal clamp inside the downtube, space for water bottle, big tyre clearance, internal block system into head tube, etc.
The TIME WARP TT is the new weapon for Bahrain-MERIDA when racing against the clock, faster and lighter than ever before. While keeping the strong points of the former WARP TT bike, which was successfully won Taiwan excellence GOLD award, TIME WARP TT has been fundamentally redesigned. Pushing the limits of UCI’s legality and manufacturing, all the cables run completely internally, from the new full carbon cockpit to the brakes and derailleurs. The front- and rear brake are entirely covered for reducing unwanted turbulences. MERIDA designed cockpit has a one-piece carbon design taking advantage of the UCI’s 3:1 rule cancellation. Its cross-sections are as slim as possible providing the best compromise of aerodynamic and stiffness. TIME WARP TT redesign offers an overall advantage of 9 Watt and a weight saving of 400g compared to the old bike. TIME WARP TT has an integrated storage compartment, that offers space for an inner tube, CO2 cartridge or mini tool.
Full LED performance truck headlamp of avant-garde not only meets the customer’s request of performance, but also is different to the automakers’ regarding appearance design. By replacing the traditional turn signal of bulb-twinkling, the innovative one lights up in the form of electronic scroll by arraying the LED in a graceful way. Given the position light, the truck lamp can be gorgeous, which can only be seen in the trucks of high-end, by making the most of the limited light source via the matte-pattern light guides. LED car headlamp design consists of structure, heat radiating, material science, optical and electronic technology. Meanwhile, the regulation of SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) can be met via the in-house TUV-certified lab with a view to fulfilling customer’s dual demands for customization and safety. We enhance the material recycling and re-use and amend the design again and again with a bid both to certify SAE and to be environmental-friendly.
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) is now commercially available, and quite frequently found pre-installed by car manufactures. CUB input great research and develop the safety system, particularly the Radar core technology for the ADAS Market. CUB is the leader who develops and provides Global Aftermarket with The Taillamp Blind Spot Detection System due to there is a excellent ability of radar development in CUB. CUB has integrated the radar with the taillamp because the Pick up truck bumper is metal and the BSD can’t be operated normally with the metal bumper. It includes Blind Spot Detection System(BSD)、Lane Change Alarm(LCA)、Rear Collision Traffic Alarm(RCTA) and Door Open Warning(DOW) functions. The system software also can be upgraded if there are any regulations or rules changed.
The 65,000 DWT class semi-submersible deck cargo/heavy lift carrier is higher deadweight with more advance feature and complex specification compared to the “MV Blue Marlin” of the 56,500 DWT DCC of CSBC built. The special three tiers horizontally and three rows vertically of water ballast tanks are arranged with cargo deck area mainly, additional one gigantic forecastle deckhouse/compartment forward and two removable buoyancy towers abaft, consisting seventy six ballast tanks in total which determine the key performance of the vessel’s operations during loading/unloading and submerging/transit. Electric motors which help the carbon dioxide emission being reduced largely have been adopted. According to the sea trial results, the DCC has well demonstrated in all aspects to meet the requirement such as seakeeping, maneuvering, hydrodynamic performance etc. It shows that the DCC is second to none compared with other similar pier vessels and surely to be the pride of Taiwan excellence
The 65,000 DWT class semi-submersible deck cargo/heavy lift carrier is higher deadweight with more advance feature and complex specification compared to the “MV Blue Marlin” of the 56,500 DWT DCC of CSBC built. The special three tiers horizontally and three rows vertically of water ballast tanks are arranged with cargo deck area mainly, additional one gigantic forecastle deckhouse/compartment forward and two removable buoyancy towers abaft, consisting seventy six ballast tanks in total which determine the key performance of the vessel’s operations during loading/unloading and submerging/transit. Electric motors which help the carbon dioxide emission being reduced largely have been adopted. According to the sea trial results, the DCC has well demonstrated in all aspects to meet the requirement such as seakeeping, maneuvering, hydrodynamic performance etc. It shows that the DCC is second to none compared with other similar pier vessels and surely to be the pride of Taiwan excellence
Contemporary style lines, creative interior spaces, tremendous interior volume, and flexible cruising speeds – these are the core features of the new Horizon FD87 fast displacement motoryacht. The FD87’s exterior and interior layouts were designed to take full advantage the volume provided by her 23’2” beam, with separate areas for entertaining, relaxing, and enjoying the surroundings. A total of five en suite guest staterooms are on board -- a full-beam, on-deck master stateroom and four guest staterooms below deck – as well as crew quarters just forward of the engine room. The FD87 is a truly advanced, mid-range motoryacht that incorporates cutting-edge design with functional living and entertaining spaces that are comparable to most 100+ yachts.
Contemporary style lines, creative interior spaces, tremendous interior volume, and flexible cruising speeds – these are the core features of the new Horizon FD87 fast displacement motoryacht. The FD87’s exterior and interior layouts were designed to take full advantage the volume provided by her 23’2” beam, with separate areas for entertaining, relaxing, and enjoying the surroundings. A total of five en suite guest staterooms are on board -- a full-beam, on-deck master stateroom and four guest staterooms below deck – as well as crew quarters just forward of the engine room. The FD87 is a truly advanced, mid-range motoryacht that incorporates cutting-edge design with functional living and entertaining spaces that are comparable to most 100+ yachts.
More Products
精選廠商
Featured Events