A positive first quarter 2017 for Finnish technical consumer goods market
GfK TEMAX results for Finland, Q1 2017
Helsinki. May 15, 2017 – The technical consumer goods (TCG) market in Finland grew by over 9% percent in Q1 2017, compared to the same period in 2016. In Finland the TCG market generated a revenue of €690 million during Q1 2017.
All but one sector improved, with photography (PH), consumer electronics (CE) and telecommunications (TC) leading with double digit increases. Major domestic appliances (MDA), Information technology (IT) and Small Domestic Appliances (SDA) followed suite with a more moderate increase. Office Equipment and Consumables (OE) was the only declining sector.
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|Q2 2016 M. EUR||Q3 2016 M. EUR||Q4 2016 M. EUR||Q1 2017 M. EUR||Q1 2017 / Q1 2016 / +/- %||Q1 2017 M. EUR||Q1 2017 / Q1 2016 +/- %|
|Consumer Electronics (CE)||68||80||124||88||21.9%||88||21.9%|
|Major Domestic Appliances (MDA)||105||120||116||98||-2.0%||98||-2.0%|
|Small Domestic Appliances (SDA)||42||46||66||37||-10.8%||37||-10.8%|
|Information Technology (IT)||197||237||242||196||-0.7%||196||-0.7%|
|Office Equipment & Consumables (OE)||37||34||36||39||1.8%||39||1.8%|
|GfK TEMAX ® Finland||663||774||894||690||6.5%||690||6.5%|