South Africa

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    Packaging Industry in South Africa

    Aug 2018

    Challenging economic conditions are proving to be a key determinant in the development of packaging trends across product categories in the South African market, as manufacturers seek to keep costs down and consumers pay closer attention to the ...

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    Alcoholic Drinks Packaging in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Intensified competition across mainstream beer is expected to encourage manufacturers to rely on value packaging to retain price-sensitive consumers. During the review period, South African Breweries gradually integrated 400ml and 500ml metal ...

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    Business Dynamics: South Africa

    Jul 2018

    South Africa continues to suffer from bureaucratic hurdles that make doing business difficult. Additionally, businesses in South Africa have to cope with a poor rule of law, excessively high unemployment as well as inequality rates and widespread ...

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    Eyewear in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Eyewear registered another year of positive volume and current value growth in 2018, although the adverse economic conditions and declining disposable incomes led to a significant slowdown in growth rates. With the majority of the South African ...

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    Spectacles in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Over the forecast period, spectacles in South Africa is set to register declining sales, with all categories slated for negative value growth in constant 2018 terms. In addition, readymade reading glasses is the only category set to register positive...

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    Cigarettes in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Going forward, an increasing number of millennials are expected to embrace vapour products. The move will be partly driven by prevailing health and wellness trends, with many claiming such products to be healthier. Likewise, increased offerings in ...

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    Cigars, Cigarillos and Smoking Tobacco in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Demand for traditional pipe tobacco is expected to continue declining as its targeted ageing consumers are not replaced by a younger generation of smokers. The situation will be worsened by the increased urbanisation rate amongst millennials, with ...

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    Tobacco in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Tobacco’s sales volume continued to decline in 2017. The trend was partly driven by political uncertainties and GDP contractions recorded during the first quarter of the year, as it lowered consumers’ confidence levels. The industry was further ...

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    Smokeless Tobacco and Vapour Products in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Increased demand for vapour products might lead to more government scrutiny. In 2017, the Minister of Health already considered amending the Tobacco Product Control Act by including all vapour products. According to the minister, the move was ...

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    Vitamins and Dietary Supplements in Middle East and Africa

    Jul 2018

    Vitamins and dietary supplements is an emerging market in Middle East and Africa, which is driven by growing health awareness, increasing self-medication, expansion of distribution networks, and the entrance of new brands. This region offers several ...

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    Bags and Luggage in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    The forecast period is set to see bags and luggage in South Africa record negative value growth at constant 2018 prices, a performance which is expected to represent deeper declines than what was seen during the review period. Demand for bags and ...

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    Jewellery in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    With disposable incomes likely to remain under pressure in South Africa throughout the forecast period, negative sales trends are expected to be seen in jewellery. In response, the category’s leading manufacturers and retailers are expected to offer ...

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    Personal Accessories in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Consumer confidence remained in a slump in South Africa in 2018 as the country remained under the influence of the prolonged economic recession. Although economic indicators improved over the year as the rand rallied against major global currencies ...

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    Watches in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    The forecast period is expected to see value sales of watches register a marginally negative CAGR in constant 2018 terms. This unfavourable performance is expected to be the result of the adverse economic situation in the country, which is ...

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    Writing Instruments in South Africa

    Jul 2018

    Over the forecast period, volume and value sales of writing instruments are set to continue decreasing at constant 2018 prices. Demand for writing instruments is already mature and with the use of digital communication technologies gaining traction ...

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    South Africa: Country Profile

    Jun 2018

    South Africa’s economy will pick up slightly in 2018. Investment will edge up as corporate confidence rebounds. Higher prices for commodities sustain growth in mining and ensure that exports perform moderately well. Private consumption will provide ...

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    Households: South Africa

    Jun 2018

    South African households are facing some significant challenges, such as poorly administrated rural regions, a weak education system, and a recessionary period. Nonetheless, the overall number of homes continues to grow and the country’s property ...

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    Hot Drinks Packaging in South Africa

    Jun 2018

    As economic constraint has left households with shrinking disposable income, consumers are increasingly shifting towards smaller packaging. The trend is noticeable in other hot drinks, with 250g packaging favoured over 500g. In the case of Ricoffy, ...

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    Soft Drinks Packaging in South Africa

    Jun 2018

    The National Treasury reviewed the draft legislation on the proposed sugar tax in 2016. Initially set at ZAR0.29/g of sugar added in soft drinks, the reviewed policy has set a threshold of 4g/100ml, below which the sugar content will not be taxed. ...

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    Beer in South Africa

    Jun 2018

    A proposed ban on the advertising of alcoholic drinks containing up to 0.5% ABV is expected to encourage manufacturers to shift toward alcohol-free beverages. The trend will also be supported by prevailing health and wellness concerns, as consumers ...

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