Forecasts and Analysis by Product Type (Passive Smart, Active Smart, Ultra-Smart), Application (Health Monitoring, Exchange of Information, Environmental Sensing, Thermal Regulation, Location Identification and Protection from Threat) and Geography

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Read the full report: DetailsSmart textiles are the future of clothing. These are the next generation fabrics have electronic components incorporated in them, for use in various applications such as sensing, energy harvesting, luminescence and aesthetics, and thermo-electricity among others. The Smart textile market has grown tremendously in the past few years because of its growing number of applications in areas such as military, sports and fitness, healthcare, automotive, fashion and entertainment. We anticipate the market will exhibit strong growth over the next decade. The global smart textile market size will see strong growth across all major end-use sectors. But one of the most attractive sectors for smart textile industry is the military sector. The integration of sensors, actuators, and control units into military fabrics could aid the soldiers in achieving various levels of performance and capabilities in the field. The various functions of smart textiles in military sector include health monitoring, communication (wired and wireless), superior mobility, survivability, heat stress and cold stress sensing, and camouflage. Technological adv....

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