Hosiery are generally known as legwear, specially worn over legs and feet. The various types of hosiery includes body stockings, compression stockings, hold-ups, knee highs, leggings, socks, stockings, tights, toe socks and legwarmers. The term hosiery is also being used for the type of knitted fabric, its weight and thickness. The global hosiery market has grown at a robust pace over the past few years and is anticipated to observe rapid growth during the forecast period. Rising awareness of consumers for quality, durability, fashion and style as well as personal grooming consciousness are some of the factors driving the growth of hosiery market. Over the past few years, it has been noticed that not the women hosiery segment is rising but the demand for such products are showcasing a robust growth from the men's segment due to increasing trends in apparel and fashion. The hosiery is anticipated to observe a rapid growth in terms of both volume and value during the forecast period.