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TEMAX Reports

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  • TEMAX is a global top-line report with fact-based market information published quarterly for many APAC, Europe, LATAM and META countries.
  • TEMAX covers the following markets of technical consumer goods: Consumer Electronics, Photography, Major and Small Domestic Appliances, Information Technology, Telecommunications, Office Equipment & Consumables
  • TEMAX provides a set of easily exportable charts and a press release per country (see example content for Western Europe below) and a download area for multi-country users with which we aim at manufacturers, retailers, the media and other visitors. They can use this data for business planning or news publications. 
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Text summary

Q4 2015: A successful year end for the Western European Technical Consumer Goods market

Results for GfK TEMAX® Western Europe for the fourth quarter of 2015

Nuremberg, February 26, 2016 – In the fourth quarter of 2015, the Western European Technical Consumer Goods (TCG) market closed with a sales volume of approximately €62.8 billion. This corresponded to an increase of 2.8 percent, compared to Q4 2014. The whole of 2015 was also successful with a growth rate of 2.9 percent, compared to 2014. The total sales volume in 2015 amounted to about €208.9 billion. The best sectors in terms of growth were Telecommunications (TC) and Small as well as Major Domestic Appliances (SDA and MDA).

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Table summary

Western Europe 15 - Q2 2016
Q3 2015 M. EUR Q4 2015 M. EUR Q1 2016 M. EUR Q2 2016 M. EUR Q2 2016 / Q2 2015 / +/- % Q1-Q2 2016 M. EUR Q1-Q2 2016 / Q1-Q2 2015 +/- %
Consumer Electronics (CE) 6,373 10,225 7,119 6,416 9.5% 13,535 3.6%
Photo (PH) 1,351 1,554 1,129 1,231 -7.8% 2,360 -8.2%
Major Domestic Appliances (MDA) 8,435 9,197 8,328 8,060 5.1% 16,388 4.8%
Small Domestic Appliances (SDA) 3,878 5,920 4,258 3,759 3.5% 8,017 2.8%
Information Technology (IT) 13,902 18,317 13,741 12,252 -2.8% 25,993 -2.4%
Telecommunication (TC) 12,566 17,638 12,448 12,271 3.8% 24,719 3.4%
Office Equipment & Consumables (OE) 4,339 5,125 4,534 4,360 -1.4% 8,894 -1.9%
GfK TEMAX® Western Europe 50,842 67,976 51,556 48,350 2.1% 99,906 1.2%

Economic data

Western Europe 15
  • 1.6
    GDP growth in %
  • 37,418
    GDP per capita in USD
  • 10.4
    Unemployment rate in %
  • 0.1
    Inflation rate, avg. consumer prices in %
  • 178,598,269
    Number of households
  • 46,405
    Purchasing power per household in EUR
Data for GDP, unemployment and inflation rate for 2014, source: World Bank, ILO, National statistics portals; Data for number of households and purchasing power for 2015, source: GfK GeoMarketing