9 reports

Luxury Timepieces in Argentina

18 pages • By Euromonitor International

Despite the change of government in late 2015 and the economic reforms implemented in early 2016, the situation of timepieces luxury has not improved. The new president decided to remove the obstacles to imports, but only gradually, and even by mid-year there were still some serious administrative difficulties. Indeed, luxury timepieces was...

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Nov 2016

Luxury Eyewear in Argentina

15 pages • By Euromonitor International

Despite the elimination of barriers to imported merchandise the supply of luxury eyewear remained extremely limited in 2016. Consequently consumers with high purchasing power decided to buy these items when travelling abroad, where supply and variety is significantly higher. Free shops at airports became one of the main points of purchase...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Luxury Jewellery in Argentina

16 pages • By Euromonitor International

The exodus of brands seems to have no end in Argentina and luxury jewellery brands have been no exception. In mid-2015, Tiffany ceased operations in the country. Up to 2015 Tiffany had two stores in Buenos Aires, one in Patio Bullrich and another on Figueroa Alcorta Avenue, after closing a third store that was in the Unicenter. In addition,...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery in Argentina

16 pages • By Euromonitor International

The exodus of brands seems endless, and after the drawbacks to import and little available supply of products, Montblanc closed two stores that were in the country located in the traditional Avenida Alvear and Unicenter shopping area. Montblanc representation was given to Simonetta Orsini, and the traditional luxury brand can only be found...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Luxury Leather Goods in Argentina

16 pages • By Euromonitor International

Following the departure of the top international luxury brands in the review period national companies won customers. Argentina has a long tradition in manufacturing leather goods and they are noted for their first-quality raw materials. Therefore, consumers perceive that domestic products have a very similar quality to that of traditional...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-To-Wear) in Argentina

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

The international luxury brands disappeared from Argentina in the review period and in 2016 no change was verified. Despite the change of government in December 2015 and the easing of import restrictions, during 2016 no brand indicated the intention of returning to the country. Louis Vuitton, Fendi, Escada and Ralph Lauren are just some brands...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care in Argentina

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

With the exception of fragrances, super premium beauty and personal care in Argentina is still a very small category. Although the barriers to imports were not a major obstacle for this category, the opening of new stores with exclusive products was very limited due to the economic uncertainty. Consequently, in 2016 super premium brands like...

550 627 413
Nov 2016

Luxury Accessories in Argentina

15 pages • By Euromonitor International

Luxury accessories was the luxury goods category most affected by the import barriers imposed in 2012 and the trend continued in 2015, as additional negative factors affected performance. Counterfeiting and smuggling of luxury brands, particularly sunglasses and costume jewellery, is widespread in Argentina. According to the local chamber...

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Dec 2015

Cosas Nuestras SA in Luxury Goods (Argentina)

2 pages • By Euromonitor International

The company is restructuring its retail channel strategy and is focused on achieving a share of internet sales of 5% of total revenues, with the wholesale channel to account for an additional 4% of revenues in the medium term.Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles are a concise set of briefings detailing the strategic direction...

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Dec 2015