535 pages; ISBN# 9781577832263; $485
Second Edition. Total annual global consumer spending tops $46.4 trillion. This market is assessed by region, country, and sector in International Consumer Markets 2016-2017.
Fifteen countries account for 75% of global GDP; the economy of each exceeds $1 trillion. International Consumer Markets 2016-2017 presents a comprehensive analyses of the marketplace in these countries (excluding the U.S.). Analyses is also presented for seven regions: Africa, Arab States of the Gulf, Caribbean, European Union, Latin America, Nordic Countries, and Southeast Asia. Countries are indexed and ranked based on consumer confidence, economic growth, global competitiveness, market attractiveness, market risk, market saturation, quality of life, and 14 other characteristics.
The scope of the global consumer includes wealth, discretionary spending, spending on luxury goods,
and growth in the middle class. Analyses also include global cities, emerging economies, and urbanization.
International Consumer Markets 2016-2017 assesses the following sectors:
- $17.3 trillion retail market
- $ 7.8 trillion travel & tourism sector
- $ 7.1 trillion spending for healthcare and pharmaceuticals
- $ 6.5 trillion spending worldwide for food and beverages
- $ 2.8 trillion restaurant and foodservice sector
- $ 1.6 trillion e-commerce sales
- $ 0.7 trillion entertainment & media market
Profiles of global market leaders are presented and over 900 website links - directly embedded into the
electronic edition - will direct you to additional market research and other resources. Appendices
provide contact information for hundreds of market resources.