10 reports

Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics in Japan

17 pages • By Euromonitor International

Sales of luxury portable consumer electronics reached JPY1.3 billion in 2016. The luxury wearables category appeared in Japan in 2015 following the launch of Tag Heuer’s Connected smartwatch. Wearables is also a new and rapidly growing category in Japan, which recorded triple-digit growth in both value and volume terms over the two previous...

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Mar 2017

Luxury Leather Goods in Japan

21 pages • By Euromonitor International

Luxury leather goods demonstrated 4% current value growth in 2016 to reach JPY542.3 billion. The high demand from inbound tourists was the strongest driver in 2016. Among inbound tourists, Chinese tourists are the strongest contributors to the growth in luxury leather goods as they tend to purchase multiple numbers of branded goods, including...

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Mar 2017

Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care in Japan

19 pages • By Euromonitor International

In 2016, super premium beauty and personal care recorded strong growth of 8% in value terms. Demand from inbound tourists remained a key driver in 2016, with beauty and personal care products being one of the most popular items to purchase in Japan. In 2016 there was a slight slowdown in most other luxury product categories as the average...

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Mar 2017

Luxury Timepieces in Japan

18 pages • By Euromonitor International

Luxury timepieces demonstrated strong growth of 11% in current value terms during 2016, representing double-digit growth for five consecutive years, with sales reaching JPY645.4 billion. The growth was stronger for the luxury segment, with the timepieces in general recording a 9% uplift in 2016. The strong performance of luxury timepieces...

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Mar 2017

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

23 pages • By Euromonitor International

Designer apparel and footwear (ready-to-wear) posted 2% value growth in 2016 to reach sales of JPY1,089.8 billion. This was stronger than the overall apparel and footwear industry, which remained stagnant at current value growth of less than 1% in 2016. Designer apparel and footwear (ready-to-wear) also registered volume growth at less than...

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Mar 2017

Luxury Eyewear in Japan

16 pages • By Euromonitor International

In 2016, luxury eyewear grew by just over 2% to reach sales of JPY49.1billion. This was a slightly stronger growth compared to eyewear as a whole, which increased by 2% in current value terms. This strong growth was mainly supported by luxury sunglasses, while luxury spectacle frames remained stagnant seeing current value growth of 1%. Whilst...

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Mar 2017

Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery in Japan

18 pages • By Euromonitor International

Luxury writing instruments and stationery recorded 4% value growth in 2016 to reach sales of JPY11.1billion. Premiumisation was a major trend in both luxury and non-luxury writing instruments and stationery, with Japanese consumers increasingly looking for premium and durable writing instruments with high functionality. Towards the end of...

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Mar 2017

Luxury Accessories in Japan

17 pages • By Euromonitor International

Luxury accessories recorded current value growth of 2% in 2015 to reach sales of ¥52.8 billion. Average unit price increased in all categories. A significant driver of this trend was the weak Japanese yen, due to which many luxury players increased the retail prices of their luxury accessories. The currency situation also resulted in the decline...

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Apr 2016

Luxury Electronic Gadgets in Japan

17 pages • By Euromonitor International

Although luxury goods saw growth in all other categories in Japan in 2015, this was not the case in luxury electronic gadgets. This was mainly because most Japanese consumers do not see electronic gadgets as luxury goods as they are satisfied with the features and capabilities of non-luxury smartphones and tablets. As luxury electronic gadgets...

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Apr 2016

The 2016-2021 Outlook for Luxury Goods in Japan

By ICON Group

This econometric study covers the latent demand outlook for luxury goods across the prefectures and cities of Japan. Latent demand (in millions of U.S. dollars), or potential industry earnings (P.I.E.) estimates are given across some 1,000 cities in Japan. This statistical approach can prove very useful to distribution and/or sales force strategies....

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Aug 2015