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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

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

Many Italian consumers have increased their use of technology in the wake of the pandemic. Although they might have been late in adopting some devices, they welcome devices that make their lives easier. The accelerated shift from feature phones to smartphones among elderly consumers due to the ability of the latter to make video calls is evidence...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Italy
  • Computer Sales
  • Mobile Phone 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

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

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

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

Even though the COVID-19 pandemic is not yet over, 2021 will see consumer electronics current value sales expand in Chile amidst the economic recovery of the country. Benefiting from a strong vaccination roll out campaign and the later entry into the country of the Delta variant, Chile has been highly rated in its handling of the COVID-19...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Chile
  • Computer Sales
  • Home 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

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

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

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

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

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

The consumer electronics industry is recovering in 2021, following declines recorded at the height of the pandemic in 2020. Sales of non-essential products were banned for over a month to curb the initial spread of the virus in 2020, with many households suffering from loss of income. Despite this, certain categories experienced strong demand...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • South Africa
  • 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 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

China’s demand for Automotive 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...

  • Automotive
  • Electronics
  • China
  • Electronics Production
  • Industrial Production

China’s demand for Printed 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...

  • Electronics
  • China
  • Electronics Revenue
  • Industrial Production

The rate of growth in retail current value sales of consumer electronics will decelerate marginally during 2021, with increased demand for in-home consumer electronics and portable consumer electronics the main growth drivers. The latter will exhibit the highest rate of retail current volume sales growth, having significantly underperformed...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Singapore
  • 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

Consumer electronics in Indonesia had been significantly impacted by the pandemic in 2020 due to supply constraints and consumers prioritising their expenditure in terms of essential needs. As offline stores were closed during the lockdown period, many consumers remained uncomfortable with purchasing big-ticket items from e-commerce, and therefore,...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Indonesia
  • 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

The first half of 2021 was marked with strict COVID-19 measures. Consumers had to stay at home which positively impacted computers and peripherals, televisions and headphones. From the second half of 2021, these COVID-19 measures were slowly released and consumers looked for products that could socially engage outside, such wireless speakers,...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Hungary
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales

Generally, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a negative impact on consumer electronics in Brazil in 2021, with a return to only marginal growth expected in the year overall. The economic impact of the pandemic has negatively affected lower-income consumers in the country, who have suffered sharp wage reductions or lost their jobs, completely...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Brazil
  • 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

Consumer electronics turned to decline in 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and resultant lockdowns, including movement restrictions and the closure of non-essential retailers. However, retail volume sales are set to return to slow growth in 2021. Retailers have been able to open once again, whilst consumer confidence has started to...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Thailand
  • Computer Sales
  • Headphone Sales

Compared to the boom experienced by consumer electronics in 2020 at the height of the pandemic and the home seclusion trend, demand for the market is set to weaken in 2021, despite ongoing restrictions in the first half of the year. Consumer Electronics in Denmark report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the in-home,...

  • Consumer Electronics
  • Denmark
  • Computer Sales
  • Home Sales