Luxury Goods in China

January 2021
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Understand the latest market trends and future growth opportunities for the Luxury Goods industry in China with research from Euromonitor International's team of in-country analysts – experts by industry and geographic specialisation.

Key trends are clearly and succinctly summarised alongside the most current research data available. Understand and assess competitive threats and plan corporate strategy with our qualitative analysis, insight and confident growth projections.

Data and analysis in this report provides further detailed coverage dedicated to the following key categories, where applicable:

  • Experiential Luxury
  • Luxury Hotels
  • Fine Wines/Champagne
  • Premium and Luxury Cars
  • Personal Luxury
  • Designer Apparel and Footwear
  • Luxury Eyewear
  • Luxury Jewellery
  • Luxury Leather Goods
  • Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics
  • Luxury Timepieces
  • Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery
  • Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care

If you're in the Luxury Goods industry in China, our research will help you to make informed, intelligent decisions; to recognise and profit from opportunity, or to offer resilience amidst market uncertainty.

The Luxury Goods in China report includes:

  • Analysis of key supply-side and demand trends
  • Detailed segmentation of international and local products
  • Historic volume and value sizes, company and brand market shares
  • Five year forecasts of market trends and market growth
  • Robust and transparent research methodology, conducted in-country

This report answers:

  • What is the market size of Luxury Goods in China?
  • Which are the leading brands in Luxury Goods in China?
  • How are products distributed in Luxury Goods in China?
  • How important is tourism in evaluating demand for Luxury Goods in China?
  • How is the rise of e-commerce changing the retail and competitive landscape?
  • How has COVID-19 and global recession impacted demand for luxury goods? What are the opportunities amidst the adversity?
  • Where is future growth expected to be most dynamic?

Luxury Goods in China

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

COVID-19 impact on luxury goods
COVID-19 country impact
Company response
Retailing shift
What next for luxury goods?

MARKET INDICATORS

Table 1 Number of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI): 2015-2020

MARKET DATA

Table 2 Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 3 Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 4 Inbound Receipts for Luxury Goods by Country of Origin: Value 2015-2020 Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Goods: % Value 2015-2019 Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Goods: % Value 2016-2019 Table 7 Distribution of Luxury Goods by Format and Category: % Value 2020 Table 8 Forecast Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 9 Forecast Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

DISCLAIMER

GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT

GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT

SOURCES

Summary 1 Research Sources

Experiential Luxury in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Growing consumer emphasis on experience temporarily halted by COVID-19
Luxury hotels dominate in the field of experiential luxury
Expansion in domestic tourism providing a boost to experiential luxury

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Ongoing impact of COVID-19 on experiential luxury in 2021
Ongoing wave with sustainable mindset
Digitalisation increasingly embraced in the aftermath of COVID-19

CATEGORY DATA

Table 10 Sales of Experiential Luxury by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 11 Sales of Experiential Luxury by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 12 NBO Company Shares of Experiential Luxury: % Value 2015-2019 Table 13 LBN Brand Shares of Experiential Luxury: % Value 2016-2019 Table 14 Forecast Sales of Experiential Luxury by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 15 Forecast Sales of Experiential Luxury by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Foodservice in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Negative impact of COVID-19 on luxury foodservice
Luxury brands are attracted to cafés and focus on young digitally aware consumers
International brands increasingly attracted to luxury foodservice in China

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Growth in luxury cafés in tier one cities after pandemic recedes around the world
Popularity of social media plays a significant role in marketing strategies
Growing number of outlets and improvements in customer service boosts competitive environment

CATEGORY DATA

Table 16 Sales in Luxury Foodservice: Value 2015-2020 Table 17 Sales in Luxury Foodservice: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 18 NBO Company Shares in Luxury Foodservice: % Value 2015-2019 Table 19 LBN Brand Shares in Luxury Foodservice: % Value 2016-2019 Table 20 Forecast Sales in Luxury Foodservice: Value 2020-2025 Table 21 Forecast Sales in Luxury Foodservice: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Hotels in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Significant contraction for luxury hotels due booking cancellations, lockdown and decimation in inbound and business arrivals
Growing focus on experience to boost hotel usage
Marriott International maintains lead in luxury hotels as the category begins slow recovery

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Pandemic accelerates digitalisation activities as exemplified by Accor
Positive outlook for luxury hotels after restrictions ease
Wellness tourism gathers momentum in the wake of the pandemic

CATEGORY DATA

Table 22 Sales in Luxury Hotels: Value 2015-2020 Table 23 Sales in Luxury Hotels: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 24 Sales in Luxury Hotels by Country of Origin: % Value 2015-2020 Table 25 NBO Company Shares in Luxury Hotels: % Value 2015-2019 Table 26 LBN Brand Shares in Luxury Hotels: % Value 2016-2019 Table 27 Forecast Sales in Luxury Hotels: Value 2020-2025 Table 28 Forecast Sales in Luxury Hotels: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

COVID-19 causes slowdown in category sales due to decreased consumption and cancellation of festivals and ban on gatherings
Robust growth for e-commerce thanks to the wide availability of the category via this channel
Decline in international retail expenditure due to decimation in inbound arrivals

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Industry players adapt and advance their operational strategies in light of the pandemic
Anticipated recovery for fine wines/champagne and spirits
COVID-19 stimulates longer term industry changes while Maotai Group and Baidu create first digital wine museum

CATEGORY DATA

Table 29 Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 30 Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 31 NBO Company Shares of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits: % Value 2015-2019 Table 32 LBN Brand Shares of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits: % Value 2016-2019 Table 33 Distribution of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 34 Forecast Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 35 Forecast Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Premium and Luxury Cars in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Sales rebound after early government intervention to control pandemic and government subsidies but remain below pre-pandemic level
Sales of leading luxury brands rebound but remain lower than 2019
Tesla posts positive sales growth with price cuts benefitting from NEV subsidies

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Positive sale growth expected by 2023 in line with recovery in consumer confidence
Growth momentum for electric vehicles accelerates in the post-pandemic era
Carmakers’ partnerships with local tech firms entice younger generations

CATEGORY DATA

Table 36 Sales of Premium and Luxury Cars: Value 2015-2020 Table 37 Sales of Premium and Luxury Cars: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 38 NBO Company Shares of Premium and Luxury Cars: % Value 2015-2019 Table 39 LBN Brand Shares of Premium and Luxury Cars: % Value 2016-2019 Table 40 Forecast Sales of Premium and Luxury Cars: Value 2020-2025 Table 41 Forecast Sales of Premium and Luxury Cars: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Personal Luxury in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

High-end luxury demonstrates more resilience than affordable luxury since COVID-19
Luxury brands strive to expand online exposure due to decline in consumer traffic in stores
Major multinational brands dominate and take greater control over their distribution

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Increasing focus of personal luxury brands on e-commerce intensifies since the pandemic
Reduced price gap boosts sales
Once pandemic recedes and lifestyles normalise, sustainability will be prioritised by manufacturers and consumers once again

CATEGORY DATA

Table 42 Sales of Personal Luxury by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 43 Sales of Personal Luxury by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 44 NBO Company Shares of Personal Luxury: % Value 2015-2019 Table 45 LBN Brand Shares of Personal Luxury: % Value 2016-2019 Table 46 Distribution of Personal Luxury by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 47 Forecast Sales of Personal Luxury by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 48 Forecast Sales of Personal Luxury by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

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

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Despite overall slowdown, sales rebound quickly as stores reopen for business
Luxury spending switches from abroad to home for designer apparel and footwear
The pandemic stimulates communication via social media for designer apparel and footwear brands

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Fashion shows move online during the pandemic
Designer childrenswear remains dynamic
Luxury brands target young and sporty consumers

CATEGORY DATA

Table 49 Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 50 Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 51 NBO Company Shares of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear): % Value 2015-2019 Table 52 LBN Brand Shares of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear): % Value 2016-2019 Table 53 Distribution of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 54 Forecast Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 55 Forecast Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Eyewear in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Brands expand their e-commerce sales to compensate for loss in store-based business
Growing focus on local retailing channels due to ongoing travel restrictions
Sunglasses impacted less by COVID-19 due to seasonal factor

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Marchon Eyewear set to recover
Brands strive to reach younger generations with fashion-led design and rising-star brand endorsers
E-commerce continues to fuel growth

CATEGORY DATA

Table 56 Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 57 Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 58 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Eyewear: % Value 2015-2019 Table 59 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Eyewear: % Value 2016-2019 Table 60 Distribution of Luxury Eyewear by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 61 Forecast Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 62 Forecast Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Jewellery in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Sales during the first quarter of 2020 severely impacted by COVID-19
Revenge shopping after restrictions ease helps to soften the dramatic contractions see in quarter one
Demand for luxury jewellery, especially gold jewellery, demonstrates resilience and elasticity in China

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

The development of digital initiatives helps reach new customer bases
Diversified perception propels Chinese luxury jewellery sales
Brand ambassadors enhance the connection between brands and young consumers

CATEGORY DATA

Table 63 Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 64 Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 65 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Jewellery: % Value 2015-2019 Table 66 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Jewellery: % Value 2016-2019 Table 67 Distribution of Luxury Jewellery by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 68 Forecast Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 69 Forecast Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Leather Goods in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Ongoing restricted travel boosts domestic sales of luxury leather goods usually purchased when travelling abroad
E-commerce blossoms under pandemic and government restrictions around store closures
LVMH Fashion (Shanghai) Trading Co Ltd extends its lead

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Distribution optimisation key to success
Livestreaming increasingly utilised to engage consumers
Millennials and Gen Z sustain buoyancy for luxury leather goods sales

CATEGORY DATA

Table 70 Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: Value 2015-2020 Table 71 Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 72 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value 2015-2019 Table 73 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value 2016-2019 Table 74 Distribution of Luxury Leather Goods by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 75 Forecast Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: Value 2020-2025 Table 76 Forecast Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Demand slumps for luxury portable electronics during the peak of the pandemic
Fitness trend boosts sales of smart wearables
Falling demand for luxury mobile phones due to category maturity and competition from cheaper alternatives

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Fitness trend and brand image generate aspiration in luxury wearables
Stores reopen after lockdown and redesign their business focus
Companies strive to balance new technology and luxury appeal

CATEGORY DATA

Table 77 Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 78 Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 79 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics: % Value 2015-2019 Table 80 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics: % Value 2016-2019 Table 81 Distribution of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 82 Forecast Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 83 Forecast Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2024

Luxury Timepieces in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Slow-paced recovery for luxury timepieces
Temporary cessation in production puts pressure on supply of luxury timepieces
Pre-pandemic focus on e-commerce expansion

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Ongoing focus on e-commerce and the construction of a digital presence
Shift in demand base from Hong Kong to Mainland China due to protests
The cancellation of offline shows encourages invention and creativity online

CATEGORY DATA

Table 84 Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 85 Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 86 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Timepieces: % Value 2015-2019 Table 87 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Timepieces: % Value 2016-2019 Table 88 Distribution of Luxury Timepieces by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 89 Forecast Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 90 Forecast Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Despite growth in digitalisation, demand for pens remains strong
Strong potential for e-commerce amidst unprecedented COVID-19 crisis
Mont Blanc extends strong lead thanks to wide product portfolio and limited editions

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Category set to achieve healthy momentum over the forecast period
Growing popularity of personalised products featuring craftmanship
Pens continue to play a role among professionals

CATEGORY DATA

Table 91 Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: Value 2015-2020 Table 92 Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 93 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value 2015-2019 Table 94 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value 2016-2019 Table 95 Distribution of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 96 Forecast Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: Value 2020-2025 Table 97 Forecast Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value Growth 2020-2025

Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care in China

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

The onset of COVID-19 accelerates e-commerce penetration
Consumer demand for super premium beauty and personal care rebounds quickly after the pandemic
Rise of live streaming enables brands to engage with consumers

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Super premium skin care witnesses healthy momentum
Clean beauty trend gathers momentum
Cross-border e-commerce set to experience growth and create opportunities for niche brands

CATEGORY DATA

Table 98 Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 99 Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Table 100 NBO Company Shares of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care: % Value 2015-2019 Table 101 LBN Brand Shares of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care: % Value 2016-2019 Table 102 Distribution of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Format: % Value 2015-2020 Table 103 Forecast Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: Value 2020-2025 Table 104 Forecast Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
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