Mattresses are usually placed on top of a bed base which may be solid, as in the case of a platform bed, or elastic, such as an upholstered wood and wire box spring or a slatted foundation. Popular in Europe, a divan incorporates both mattress and foundation in a single upholstered, footed unit. Divans have at least one innerspring layer as well as cushioning materials. They may be supplied with a secondary mattress and/or a removable "topper." Mattresses may also be filled with air or water, or a variety of natural fibers, such as in futons. Kapok is a common mattress material in Southeast Asia, and coir in South Asia.
The global mattress market was valued at $31,181.5 million in 2017 and is predicted to register a CAGR of 3.8%, during 2018–2023. Rise in purchasing power parity and growing global population are the major drivers for the mattress market. Increasing number of hotels and rooms are expected to drive the growth of mattress. According to World Tourism Organization (UNTWO), international tourism grew by 7% in 2017 and is expected to grow at a rate of 4-5% in 2018. Moreover, increasing tourism is expected to drive the growth of hotels worldwide, which would further support market growth.
Based on end use, the mattress market has been classified into commercial users and residential users, out of which, commercial segment accounted for over 50% of revenue share in the global market in 2017. In the commercial segment, hotels are the main end users of mattresses as they change the mattresses more frequently than the residential users. On an average, a residential user changes their mattresses in 9-10 years, while the hotels change mattresses in around 5-6 years.
Mattress market is fragmented with regional players having greater dominance in their respective regions. Global players such as Tempur Sealy International Inc, Serta Inc, Sleep Number Corporation, are set to enhance their footprint by expanding the manufacturing facilities, franchises and joint ventures in order to compete with regional players.
A cushion is a soft furry bag of some ornamental material, stuffed with wool, hair, feathers, polyester staple fiber, non-woven material, or even paper torn into fragments. It may be used for sitting or kneeling upon, or to soften the hardness or angularity of a chair or couch. Decorative cushions often have a patterned cover material, and are used as decoration for furniture.
The top countries contributing to Outdoor Cushions Industry market include the United States, European countries, Japan, China, India, Korea, Africa, and others. Custom country level and regional level information can be analyzed based on user’s interest.