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As in other countries and on other continents, high inflation rates are shocking consumers and having a negative impact on volume demand for consumer electronics in Brazil. In particular, middle- and low-income consumers are living with budget constraints, which have certainly affected their purchasing power, especially for high-priced products...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Brazil
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Consumer electronics experienced significant growth in 2021 compared to the previous year, despite Chile continuing to struggle with the fallout from the pandemic, as the global industry managed to address supply chain issues to address demand. Consumer Electronics in Chile report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Chile
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Pandemic fallout and current supply issues combined with inflationary pressures means that volume sales across most of consumer electronics in 2022 are in large part determined by product availability. In many cases, such as smartphones, for example, demand remains unsatisfied due to lack of parts or final products imported. Throughout 2020...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Argentina
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Sales of consumer electronics declined in 2020 following the outbreak of COVID-19. With stores forced to close during the lockdown and consumers facing job and wage insecurity this had a negative impact on sales in many categories. However, there were signs of improvement in 2021 as Indonesia rolled out its vaccination programme and economic...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Indonesia
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Much of the positive growth seen within consumer electronics in 2022 stems from lifestyle changes which took shape during the pandemic and have since taken hold. For example, the rise of e-commerce, and the expansion of work-from-home trends. These changes have benefited several product areas, particularly laptops, headphones and televisions,...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Colombia
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Overall, consumer electronics is set to see a further fall in volume sales in 2022, though value sales are expected to increase. There are several factors leading to the volume decline. Inflation is increasing, due to the war in Ukraine, which is pushing up energy prices, and there is also continuing global supply constraints of key components...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Denmark
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

The supply chain for consumer electronics has been significantly disrupted by both the global chip shortage and COVID-19 in recent years. Although, in Western Europe, COVID-19 seems to be more under control, with consumer confidence supported by mass vaccination campaigns, new lockdowns in China represent a significant threat to the smooth...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Italy
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Consumer electronics is expected to continue seeing retail volume growth in Singapore in 2022. Lingering COVID-19 effects, such as remote working and an increased amount of time spent indoors, are still impacting consumer demand for these products, despite lockdowns being lifted and life generally seeing normalisation. Consumers are continuing...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Singapore
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Consumer electronics in the UK is set to experience a period of normalisation in 2022, with marginal retail volume declines. This marks the first time that the local industry will experience a drop in demand since 2016, with many categories cooling off from their dynamic growth of 2020 and 2021. Consumer Electronics in United Kingdom...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • United Kingdom
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Demand for consumer electronics in South Africa continues to grow in 2022, following a year of strong recovery in 2021. Demand notably declined in 2020, as the pandemic caused widespread store closures and supply shortages, but rebounded healthily the following year, as stores reopened and the economy began to recover. Consumer Electronics...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • South Africa
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

German consumers have made strong shifts in the use of technology during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and 2021, leading to growth in consumer electronics. Although they might have been late in adopting the use of some devices, they are traditionally appreciative of any innovations that contribute to making their lives easier, and many changes...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Germany
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

China’s demand for Consumer Electronics has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next decade, both production and demand will continue to grow. The Chinese economy maintains a high speed growth which has been stimulated by the consecutive increases of industrial output, import & export, consumer consumption...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • China
  • Consumer Electronics Expenditure
  • Consumer Electronics Production

Following a strong upturn in demand for a number of consumer electronics in 2020 due to the home seclusion trend as a result of the pandemic, including computers for remote working and studying, and televisions and e-readers for home entertainment, growth is expected to be more subdued in 2021 for consumer electronics in general. Consumer...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Japan
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

The rate of growth in retail current value sales of consumer electronics will accelerate sharply during 2021. Computers and peripherals will remain the top performer, with working and studying from home due to COVID-19 restrictions the main driver of this. As the economic shock of the pandemic begins to fade, retail current value sales of...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Portugal
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Consumer electronics is set to continue to see retail volume growth in 2021, but at a slower rate compared with the previous year. Despite lockdowns being lifted and businesses gradually reopening, US consumers’ demand for these products in 2021 is still being impacted by lingering COVID-19-related effects, such as remote working and greater...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • United States
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Following a more dynamic 2020 when a number of consumer electronics categories benefited from the home seclusion trend as a result of COVID-19 and subsequent lockdowns to control the spread of the virus, the market is predicted to return to pre-pandemic growth patterns during 2021, despite the fact that the country has continued to face another...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Austria
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

In 2020, consumer electronics fared better than expected, fuelled by purchases made by workers and students as they switched to working or studying from home. As a result, in 2021, a slight decline in retail volume sales is anticipated as the Philippine market starts to normalise. While the magnitude and extent of disruptions from the COVID-19...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Philippines
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

There will be a sharp acceleration in the rate of growth in retail current volume sales of consumer electronics during 2021, with computers and peripherals by far the top performer. The Digital Access Scheme will provide significant support to demand growth during 2021. This is a government initiative that was introduced to support access...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Greece
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

With the economic shock of COVID-19 beginning to fade, retail current value sales of consumer electronics will rise at their fastest rate in well over a decade during 2021, with retail volume sales also posting robust growth. Wearable electronics, computers and peripherals and mobile phones will be the top performers in terms of retail volume...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Netherlands
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

2021 is set to be a year of rebalancing in consumers electronics, after COVID-19 restrictions helped to drive a significant acceleration in retail current value sales growth during 2020. With many people working from home, demand for computers and peripherals was particularly strong in 2020, while demand for in-home consumer electronics was...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Russia
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Demand for consumer electronics is predicted to continue to grow overall in 2021, which is mainly connected to purchases made as a result of the home seclusion trend including remote working and studying due to further lockdown periods and various restrictions in place in areas of Ukraine which continue to be affected by rising cases of the...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Ukraine
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Retail current value sales of consumer electronics are set to expand for the first time in three years during 2021, as the economic shock of the pandemic begins to fade and daily life normalises, boosting consumer confidence. Wearable electronics will be the top performer, mainly due to the growing popularity of smart wearables like the Apple...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Canada
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Consumer electronics is still feeling some effects from Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 2021. Those categories which experienced a positive effect from lockdown, such as printers, are seeing growth moderate returning closer to pre-pandemic figures. Most categories, such as smartphones, are recovering as consumer expenditure is rising due to economic...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Israel
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

The economic shock of COVID-19 hit Nigeria particularly hard during 2020. Almost all of the consumer electronics brands that are sold in Nigeria are imported, so a sharp decline in the foreign-exchange value of the naira due to a significant decline in the price of crude oil (the country’s main export) resulted in a sharp increase in the cost...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Nigeria
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Overall retail volume sales of consumer electronics are predicted to recover in 2021, albeit with varied performances across the different categories. Heading into 2021, with restored economic activity and offline visits supported by increasing vaccination rates, consumer sentiment is strengthening, and delayed purchases are resuming. Consumer...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • China
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Retail current value sales of consumer electronics will continue to expand during 2021, albeit at a slightly slower pace than in the previous year. Having declined slightly during 2020, retail volume sales will stabilise. Wearable electronics, mobile phones, computers and peripherals and home video will be the top performers in terms of retail...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • France
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Affected by the impact of COVID-19, consumer electronics is seeing greater demand for desktops, laptops and other categories that support working and studying from home. Big players have collaborated with numerous retailers on deep discount programmes, with a focus on online services. Consumer Electronics in Vietnam report offers...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Vietnam
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Overall, consumer electronics is expected to see a faster decline in retail volume sales over 2021, compared with both 2019 and 2020. This performance is informed by weaker consumer confidence, out-of-stock issues caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, market saturation and, most importantly, the major outbreak of COVID-19 from mid-May...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Taiwan
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

COVID-19 remains a threat to the health of the nation with the government forced into action as a result of a rise in cases at the beginning of 2021 with a series of Movement Control Orders (MCO) being introduced. These MCOs included the closure of schools and a ban on social and religious activities. With cases still rising a nationwide total...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Malaysia
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

The COVID-19 crisis triggered a strong rise in demand for laptops and peripherals, and this trend continued in 2021 as many restrictions introduced to limit the spread of the disease remained in place. The shift to remote working and distance learning as offices and schools have been closed has supported demand for devices for use at home...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Poland
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales