The retail sector reports of EMIS Insights analyse the household income, the consumer demand patterns and the sales of FMCG. Other topics include the main retail chains and the types of distribution channels, especially malls, department stores, supermarkets, open-air markets and small shops. E-commerce, if developed, is covered, too. The main product groups, whose sales we review in detail, include groceries, electronics, pharmaceuticals, fuel, and clothing and shoes.
Each report contains in-depth analysis of the sector’s importance for the country’s economy, detailed statistics and infographics. The report includes executive summary, sector and subsector overviews, competitive and regulatory environment, as well as thorough company profiles of the top market players.
In 2015, Chile was the sixth largest pharmaceutical market in Latin America in terms of sales volume, with 278mn units sold, and the seventh biggest in terms of sales value, with USD 1.53bn, based on ex-factory prices (USD 2.32bn, based on retail ...READ MORE
China is the world’s second-largest retail market, and is projected to become the largest in 2017 or 2018. The country is already the global leader in e-commerce. Despite the slowdown of China’s economy and the consequent deceleration in ...READ MORE
The oil and gas sector, one of the most important economic sectors in Malaysia, accounted for 11.3% of the country’s GDP in 2015. In that year, the state oil company, Petronas, contributed a total of MYR 26bn in dividends to the Malaysian ...READ MORE
Colombia’s oil and gas sector was among the main drivers of domestic economy over the period 2010-2014, with its value added expanding at a CAGR of 6.8%, well above the country’s average annual GDP growth of 5% over the same period. ...READ MORE
The Czech pharmaceutical sector is very attractive for international pharmaceutical manufacturers due to the favourable cost-efficiency ratio. The pharmaceutical sector generated a GVA of CZK 17.9bn in 2015, accounting for 0.4% of the total GVA. ...READ MORE
As China has grown to become the world's biggest economy, the production, imports and consumption of natural gas have turned into a crucial component of the country's growth and energy needs, especially given the government’s increasing ...READ MORE
The oil and gas sector in Brazil has emerged as one of the country’s driving forces since 1995, when the monopoly of state-run Petroleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) was ended. Following this liberalisation, the sector’s share in Brazil’s ...READ MORE
China is the world’s second largest pharmaceutical market, after the U.S., and the largest producer and exporter of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) globally. Since it is the world’s most populous country, with a large ageing ...READ MORE
Oil and gas extraction is one of the main economic sectors of Argentina, accounting for 2% of the country’s GDP, 1.3% of its exports and 1% of total employment. Oil and gas are the main energy sources in the country, with a combined 84% of ...READ MORE
The oil, natural gas and energy sectors have remained the top destinations for Chinese investments, in which the major drivers have been diversification and security of supply combined with the search for opportunities to boost production, lower ...READ MORE