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Robust Western European Technical Consumer Market in Q3 2018

GfK TEMAX® results for Western Europe, Q3 2018

The Western European markets for technical consumer goods are part of the five global key themes that GfK has identified. Learn more about each theme in the corresponding blog article.

  • Premium: Consumers prefer to own fewer but higher quality items and are prepared to pay premium for it. >GfK blog
  • Performance: Expectation for rich experiences on the devices is met with innovation through high-end product features. >GfK blog
  • Online Retail: Convenience of shopping online is extended to mobile online shopping. >GfK blog
  • Connectivity: Being connected and making it easy is becoming the norm. >GfK blog
  • Developing economies continue to matter internationally – as they are maturing, pockets of growth are shifting to where the money is. >GfK blog

 

 

Table summary

Western Europe 15 - Q3 2018
Q4 2017 M. EUR Q1 2018 M. EUR Q2 2018 M. EUR Q3 2018 M. EUR Q3 2018 / Q3 2017 / +/- % Q1-Q3 2018 M. EUR Q1-Q3 2018 / Q1-Q3 2017 +/- %
Consumer Electronics (CE) 9,225 6,415 5,589 5,773 -4.8% 17,777 -3.7%
Photography (PH) 1,229 968 967 949 -11.5% 2,884 -10.5%
Major Domestic Appliances (MDA) 8,993 8,442 7,896 8,759 -0.1% 25,097 -0.5%
Small Domestic Appliances (SDA) 5,784 4,288 3,701 4,105 4.1% 12,094 2.2%
Information Technology (IT) 16,193 13,713 11,598 13,182 -0.2% 38,493 0.8%
Telecommunications (TC) 18,529 13,892 13,648 15,088 11.8% 42,628 9.8%
Office Equipment & Consumables (OE) 3,748 3,525 3,202 3,185 -4.4% 9,912 -5.3%
GfK TEMAX® Western Europe 63,700 51,243 46,601 51,041 2.3% 148,885 1.8%

Economic data 2017

Western Europe 15
  • 2.3
    GDP growth in %
  • 40,270
    GDP per capita in USD
  • 8.3
    Unemployment rate in %
  • 1.7
    Inflation rate, avg. consumer prices in %
  • 178,927,949
    Number of households
  • 47,272
    Purchasing power per household in EUR
Data for GDP, unemployment and inflation rate by World Bank, IMF, ILO, National statistics portals; Data for number of households and purchasing power by GfK GeoMarketing; Updated: 5 May 2018
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