South Korea Retailing & its Future Discussed by Canadean

08 May 2012 • by Natalie Aster

In 2011, approximately 50% of total South Korean retail sales was taken up by food and grocery, which makes the two segments the largest categories within retailing.

South Korea Overall Retail Market Dynamics, by Category, 2006–2016
 South Korea Overall Retail Market Dynamics, by Category, 2006–2016

The new report “The Future of Retailing in South Korea to 2016” by Canadean is based upon an extensive, cross-country, industry research program which brings together Canadean’s research, modelling and analysis expertise in order to develop uniquely detailed market data. It provides detailed quantitative analysis of past and future trends - crucially providing retail sales data not just by channel and by product, but showing product sales through different channels.

Data sets are provided for 2006 through to 2016, with actual being provided for 2011. All initial market sizing and analysis is conducted in local currency in order to ensure local trends are reflected in the data before conversion into other currencies.

This report provides detailed data on the size and development of retail sales of individual product types through specific retail channels and formats in South Korea. It provides a detailed and comprehensive quantitative analysis of the trends affecting market development through both historic and forecast data.

Report Details:

The Future of Retailing in South Korea to 2016
Published: April, 2012
Pages: 219
Price: US$ 4.950,00

Reasons to buy

  • Detailed category coverage is provided, covering 25 products, across eight product groups that include: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods, Book, News and Stationery, Electricals and Electronics, Food and Grocery, Furniture and Floor Coverings, Home and Garden Products, Music, Video and Entertainment Software, and Sports and Leisure Equipment. 
  • Detailed channel coverage is provided, covering 17 products, across four channel groups that include: General Retailers, Specialist Retailers, Value Retailers, and Online Retailers. 
  • Forecasts allow marketers to understand the future pattern of market trends, from winners and losers to category and channel dynamics, and thereby quickly and easily identify the key areas in which they want to compete in the future.

More information can be found in the report “The Future of Retailing in South Korea to 2016” by Canadean.

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