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Explore the latest trends, demand drivers and growth opportunities in the Middle East, with in-depth market and data analysis from our in-country field researchers and regional experts.

 
Country Report

Pet Products in the United Arab Emirates

Jul 2022

As physical events resume, the increasing presence of pet festivals such as the Yas Pet Festival and the Dubai Pet Festival continue to stimulate growth of pet products in the United Arab Emirates. The presence of these festivals exposes pet owners…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Pet Care in the United Arab Emirates

Jul 2022

Pet is set to maintain healthy retail volume and value growth in 2022, with the latter driven by rising unit prices and the search for more premium products. Pet care growth rates peaked during lockdowns in 2020 and 2021, but are predicted to…

USD 2,450
Country Report

PEST Analysis: Saudi Arabia

Jul 2022

Economic freedom is reducing, whilst human rights abuses persist. However, taxes are very low and public finances are sustainable. Higher oil prices will help drive economic recovery in the short term, but substantial reliance on hydrocarbons…

USD 300
Country Report

Other Pet Food in the United Arab Emirates

Jul 2022

Habits incurred during lockdowns such as taking care of pets lasted beyond the peak of the pandemic. Birds or fish are popular with those seeking a pet that requires less care or attention than a dog or a cat. The fact that they are relatively…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Dog Food in the United Arab Emirates

Jul 2022

Dog food is set to maintain double-digit current value growth in 2022 in line with review period trends, as the number of households owning a dog in the United Arab Emirates continues to rise. Dog food growth rates peaked during the lockdowns of 2020…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Cat Food in the United Arab Emirates

Jul 2022

After record high growth rates in 2020 and 2021, cat food is set to maintain double-digit current value growth in 2022 given the strong cat culture in the United Arab Emirates. Cats were bought and adopted more during the pandemic and the local…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Beauty and Personal Care in Qatar

Jul 2022

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, beauty and personal care witnessed slowed demand. The wealthy nature of many demographics in the country meant that categories such as fragrances and colour cosmetics, while recording steeper declines…

USD 2,750
Country Report

Alcoholic Drinks in Iraq

Jul 2022

Alcoholic drinks in Iraq faces major challenges, not least the presence of a huge and largely unchecked black market in counterfeit brands. Rampant corruption and lack of political will continue to support this trade in illicit products, with the…

USD 2,450
Country Report

Beauty and Personal Care in Lebanon

Jun 2022

During 2020 and 2021, demand came under pressure in all categories of beauty and personal care due to the impact of Lebanon’s deep and sustained economic crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic. While consumers were going out to socialise less often, prices…

USD 2,750
Cities

Saudi Arabia Cities Review

Jun 2022

Dammam and Jeddah are Saudi Arabia’s most economically vibrant cities. The cities’ economic strength is partially supported by elevated consumer expenditure and extensive digitalisation. Nevertheless, Jubail holds the greatest potential for future…

USD 725
Cities

United Arab Emirates Cities Review

Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi and Al Ain are the United Arab Emirates’ most economically vibrant cities. The cities’ economic strength is partially supported by extensive digitalisation and high productivity levels. Nevertheless, Dubai holds the greatest potential for…

USD 725
Strategy Briefing

Global Overview of the Aerospace Industry

Jun 2022

This briefing examines how the aerospace industry is performing globally and in the largest countries in terms of aircraft production. The report also provides data for production, market size, imports, exports, industry costs, industry profitability…

USD 1,325
Strategy Briefing

Global Trends in Commodities Market

Jun 2022

This report provides a global overview of commodity market trends from 2016 through to 2026, including price forecasts up to 2023, for the key commodities in the agriculture, energy and metals sectors. The report analyses long-term global trends that…

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Strategy Briefing

Global Overview of the Chemical Products Industry

Jun 2022

The briefing examines how the chemical products industry performs globally in the largest countries in terms of chemical products output. The report also provides data for production, market size, imports, exports, industry’s costs, industry’s…

USD 1,325
Country Report

Beauty and Personal Care in Iraq

Jun 2022

Beauty and personal care faces major challenges, not least the prevalence of counterfeit brands, resulting in very low levels of consumer trust. There is no coordinated nationwide distribution and most sales are generated by small players that focus…

USD 2,750
Country Report

Video Games in the United Arab Emirates

Jun 2022

In the United Arab Emirates, the popularity of console gaming reached a new level with the launch of much-awaited new static consoles by Sony and Microsoft in late 2020. The impact of pandemic-induced home seclusion fuelled sales of both video games…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Traditional Toys and Games in the United Arab Emirates

Jun 2022

Construction was the strongest performer in traditional toys and games in 2021. As residents in the United Arab Emirates spent greater time at home during the pandemic, many local consumers (both adults and children) turned to construction as…

USD 1,195
Country Report

Toys and Games in the United Arab Emirates

Jun 2022

Sales of toys and games continued to record positive growth in 2021 in the United Arab Emirates, with video games remaining the stronger performer overall. Video games was already significantly outperforming traditional toys and games over the review…

USD 2,450
Country Report

Beauty and Personal Care in Kuwait

Jun 2022

Beauty and personal care appeals to most consumers in Kuwait with affluent demographics spending on premium products and low-income expatriates concentrating on lower priced offerings. However, in 2021, many categories are still being impacted by the…

USD 2,750
Strategy Briefing

Global Market Overview of Steel

Jun 2022

This report analyses global production, consumption and prices of steel. The global steel industry swiftly recovered after the COVID-19 shock. While supply struggled to meet booming demand in 2021, steel prices skyrocketed. Russia’s invasion of…

USD 1,325
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