Electrical and Electronics Retailing in South Africa - Market Summary and Forecasts ;Comprehensive overview of the market, consumer, and competitive context, with retail sales value and forecasts to 2019

Electrical and Electronics Retailing in South Africa - Market Summary and Forecasts ;Comprehensive overview of the market, consumer, and competitive context, with retail sales value and forecasts to 2019
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Décembre 2015
Afrique du Sud
Type de Produit
Market Report
Description du rapport

South Africa's retail market for electrical and electronics holds a notable market share of 7.6% in 2014. The sector produced a healthy growth over 2009-2014, and is anticipated to maintain its momentum, at a CAGR of 6.83% during the next five years. Rapid urbanization, falling prices of electronic goods, and the demand for electronic products featuring the latest technologies and superior qualities will create more scope for the sector to grow in future. The online channel is witnessing adoption among customers and they are increasingly purchasing electronic goods online.

Key Findings

- Electrical and electronics sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.8% during 2014-2019

- Online channel is gaining rapid adoption and sales through the channel are expected to grow at a CAGR of 26.1% over the next five years.

- Electrical and electronics specialists will remain the major channel for sales having accounted for 71.7% of the sales in the category

- Communications equipment contribu

Table des matières


1.1 What is this Report About?

2 Executive Summary and Outlook

3 Market Context

3.1 Retail Scenario in South Africa

3.1.1 Stable economic conditions bode well for retailers

3.1.2 Being a consumption led economy augurs well for retailers

3.1.3 Services sector is the major sector for employment

3.1.4 Unemployment and labor unrest pose a challenge to the country's economy

3.1.5 Rising inflation rates - a key concern for retailers

3.1.6 Steady rise in consumption expenditure- an opportunity for retailers

3.1.7 Increasing urbanization offers growth opportunities for retailers

3.2 A major chunk of the population are young - a positive scenario for retail

4 South African Shoppers

4.1 South Africa presents more challenges than opportunities to newcomers

4.2 M-commerce on a rise as consumers increasingly adopt smartphones

4.3 Demand for private labels on a rise

4.4 Rising HNWI and aspirational middle class will support growth

4.5 Inbound tourism to boost retail sales

5 Doing Business in South Africa

5.1 Summary

5.1.1 Bureaucracy

5.1.2 Business culture

5.1.3 Infrastructure and logistics

5.2 Business reforms in South Africa

6 Retail - Product Sectors

6.1 Product Sector Analysis

6.1.1 Electrical and Electronics

6.2 Electrical and Electronics Category Overview

6.2.1 Electrical and Electronics by Channel

6.2.2 Electrical and Electronics by Category

6.3 Electrical and Electronics Category Analysis

6.3.1 Communications Equipment

6.3.2 Computer Hardware and Software

6.3.3 Consumer Electronics

6.3.4 Household Appliances

6.3.5 Photographic Equipment

6.4 Major Retailers

6.4.1 Electrical and Electronics

7 Appendix

7.1 Definitions

7.1.1 This report provides 2014 actual sales; while forecasts are provided for 2015 - 2019

7.2 Summary Methodology

7.2.1 Overview

7.2.2 The triangulated market sizing method

7.2.3 Industry surveys in the creation of retail market data

7.2.4 Quality control and standardized processes

7.3 About Conlumino

7.4 Disclaimer

Description de l'éditeur

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