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Seoul, May, 2020 – In the first quarter of 2020, the technical consumer goods(TCG) market decreased by (-)1.6%, compared to the same quarter in 2019. In Q1 2020 there was a large variance in sector growth ranging from (-)25.6% to (+)9.9%. Three out of the six TCG sectors in Korea reported positive growth, and three other sectors showed negative growth.
2020 KR TEMAX contains Open Market (Total market figures considering 100% coverage) data by item, these figures would differ from Panelmarket figures.
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|Q2 2019 B. KRW||Q3 2019 B. KRW||Q4 2019 B. KRW||Q1 2020 B. KRW||Q1 2020 / Q1 2019 / +/- %||Q1 2020 B. KRW||Q1 2020 / Q1 2019 +/- %|
|Consumer Electronics (CE)||838||925||946||1,012||6.6%||1,012||6.6%|
|Major Domestic Appliances (MDA)||1,987||2,427||2,738||2,158||9.9%||2,158||9.9%|
|Small Domestic Appliances (SDA)||1,487||1,363||1,376||1,519||-17.3%||1,519||-17.3%|
|Information Technology (IT)||1,094||1,059||1,194||1,610||3.7%||1,610||3.7%|
|Office Equipment & Consumables (OE)||41||0||0||0||-100.0%||0||-100.0%|
|GfK TEMAX ® South Korea||838||925||946||1,012||6.6%||1,012||6.6%|