Amstelveen, November 8, 2017. The Technical Goods market shows a small third quarter growth compared to the same period previous year. Major Domestic Appliances and Information Technology are two growing major sectors. Double digit growth in the Major Domestic Appliances sector is due to the continuation of growth in the housing market in the Netherlands. In the Information Technology sector, gaming products show solid sales in the third quarter.
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|Q4 2016 M. EUR||Q1 2017 M. EUR||Q2 2017 M. EUR||Q3 2017 M. EUR||Q3 2017 / Q3 2016 / +/- %||Q1-Q3 2017 M. EUR||Q1-Q3 2017 / Q1-Q3 2016 +/- %|
|Consumer Electronics (CE)||461||368||318||328||1.6%||1,014||-0.9%|
|Major Domestic Appliances (MDA)||522||508||506||504||10.6%||1,518||10.4%|
|Small Domestic Appliances (SDA)||259||216||213||202||5.7%||632||4.3%|
|Information Technology (IT)||922||859||734||859||6.4%||2,453||1.8%|
|Office Equipment & Consumables (OE)||166||159||140||133||-10.3%||432||-8.9%|
|GfK TEMAX ® Netherlands||3,192||2,837||2,623||2,705||0.7%||8,166||1.4%|