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France Consumer & Retail Report Q4 2017

France Consumer & Retail Report Q4 2017

BMI View: Unemployment has continued to drop over the course of 2017 and will head lower in 2018,backing up our more positive outlook for the consumer. Economic growth, consumer confidence and retailsales are all showing encouraging signs that will continue to support higher growth levels. Rising inflationis also a minimal risk in our view, coming in at just 1% in 2017 and won't result in consumers being morecautious about purchasing decisions.

The election of Emmanuel Macron to the Presidency in May 2017 and the subsequent victory of his party inthe June 2017 parliamentary elections has improved the prospects for French consumer spending in 2017and over the course of our forecast period. Macron's ambitious reform agenda aims at reducing thegovernment's footprint in the economy and boosting France's limited competitiveness, with an emphasis onreducing unemployment and boosting consumer purchasing power.


BMI Industry View
Consumer Outlook
SWOT
Consumer And Retail SWOT
Industry Forecast
Consumer Spending
Total Household Spending
Table: Total Household Spending (France 2015-2021)
Essentials And Non-Essentials Spending
Table: Essential And Non-Essential Spending (France 2015-2021)
Food, Drink And Tobacco
Table: Food, Drink (Alcoholic And Non-Alcoholic) And Tobacco Spending (France 2015-2021)
Clothing And Footwear
Table: Clothing And Footwear Spending (France 2015-2021)
Household Goods
Table: Household Goods Spending (France 2015-2021)
Personal Care And Effects
Table: Personal Care And Effects Spending (France 2015-2021)
Tourism Spending
Household Characteristics
Table: Household Income Data (France 2014-2021)
Demographic Forecast
Table: Total Population (France 2014-2021)
Table: Labour Market Data (France 2014-2021)
Market Overview
Retail Trends
Clothing And Footwear
Table: Select Clothing And Footwear Retailers
Household Goods, Homeware And Home Improvement
Table: Select Household Goods, Homeware and Home Improvement Retailers
Electronics
Table: Select Electronics Retailers
Department Stores
Table: Select Department Stores
E-Commerce And Online Marketplaces
Table: Select E-Commerce Retailers
Pharmacies And Drug Stores
Table: Select Pharmaceutical Retailers
Shopping Centres And Malls
Glossary
Methodology
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sources

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