The consumer goods and retail sector is highly heterogeneous and is the biggest services sector by a large margin. Due to the position of this sector with linking producers and final consumers, the sector naturally plays a large part in the socio-economic growth of many emerging market countries.
The two largest companies that EMIS provides market analysis on are China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation and Petrochina Company Limited. These companies are both based in China, exemplifying the significant part that China plays in this industry. In China, the sales from this sector has been rising between 4% and 25% each quarter over the past few years. As an emerging country China has been striving to meet the demand of both online and offline sales and is now responsible for generating significant revenue in ecommerce sales worldwide.
As this sector consists of a range of different areas, EMIS extracts its information from a range of top information providers to provide holistic insights into this industry. The EIU, Business Monitor Research and Raddar Consumer Knowledge Group are among the many expert information sources that form part of the EMIS service. Also included, is a database of information on thousands of companies within the sector along with M&A deal news and analysis.
The Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare sector in the Philippines is in a phase of accelerating growth as strong economic performance in the country has been making healthcare more accessible to Filipinos. Additionally, the Philippines government has ...READ MORE
Ecuador is a major player in the oil and gas sector in Latin America. A member of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), in 2017 Ecuador had the third-largest proven oil reserves in the region and was its sixth-biggest oil producer ...READ MORE
The importance of the retail sector for the Polish economy is tremendous. The sector employs around 18% of the country's workforce and in 2017 the value of retail sales was equal to over 40% of Poland's GDP. The sector is becoming more and more ...READ MORE
The revenue of China’s textile sector in the second quarter of 2018 plummeted by 25.7% y/y to RMB 818.8bn, due to decreased sales of textiles. With the stringent environmental protection policies of the Chinese government toward some of the ...READ MORE
China’s retail sector continued to grow in Q2 2018, although the pace of growth slowed down to 3.7% y/y. The sector was driven by strong domestic consumption which contributed 78.5% to the country’s economic growth in the first half of ...READ MORE
Demand for the products and services of the Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare sector has been growing strongly in Thailand over the past few years. Thailand has one of the most rapidly aging societies in Asia. The country’s rising affluence has ...READ MORE
China’s automotive sector revenue in Q2 2018 experienced a slight drop of 0.8% y/y to RMB 2,077.8bn, mainly due to lower prices. At the beginning of 2018, the Ministry of Finance cancelled preferential policies on vehicle purchase tax and this ...READ MORE
The Czech automotive sector’s GVA represents slightly over 5% of the country’s GDP. According to the Czech Automotive Industry Association (SAP), car manufacturers make up a quarter of the country's industrial output and 22% of its ...READ MORE
The oil and gas sector plays an important role in Indonesia’s economy, generating 5.1% of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) and earning nearly a tenth of export revenues in 2017. The sector was responsible for 5% of the overall ...READ MORE
Latin America is well integrated in the global automotive supply chain, being an important manufacturing and export hub for motor vehicles – the legacy of active government policies for the development of domestic production and comprehensive ...READ MORE