Eyewear in South Africa

Eyewear in South Africa

The eyewear market in South Africa has continued to build on the growth seen in 2021, with sales of eyewear seeing steady growth in current value and retail volume terms. Consumer demand for eyewear has increased since the government started easing its COVID-19 regulations and restrictions, which allowed consumers to visit their regular physical optical shops. In June 2022 the South African government declared that it had lifted its remaining COVID-19-related restrictions, including the wearing...

Euromonitor International's Eyewear in South Africa report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data (2017-2021), allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market – be they new product developments, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2026 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Contact Lenses and Solutions, Spectacles, Sunglasses.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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* Get a detailed picture of the Eyewear market;
* Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
* Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands;
* Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.


Eyewear in South Africa
Euromonitor International
October 2022
List Of Contents And Tables
EYEWEAR IN SOUTH AFRICA
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Eyewear in 2022: The big picture
2022 key trends
Competitive landscape
Retailing developments
What next for eyewear?
MARKET DATA
Table 1 Sales of Eyewear by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 2 Sales of Eyewear by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 3 Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 4 Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Eyewear: % Value 2017-2021
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Eyewear: % Value 2018-2021
Table 7 Distribution of Eyewear by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 8 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 10 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 11 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources
CONTACT LENSES AND SOLUTIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Contact lenses and solutions continues to recover from lingering impact of pandemic
Growth in private label contact lenses
Growing incidence of myopia in South Africa
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Demand for contact lenses set to fully recover by 2024
New product innovation and the rise of e-commerce likely to influence the competitive landscape
Increase in eye health issues may encourage higher demand for contact lenses
CATEGORY DATA
Table 12 Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 13 Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 14 Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 15 Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 16 Sales of Contact Lens Solutions: Value 2017-2022
Table 17 Sales of Contact Lens Solutions: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 18 Sales of Contact Lenses by Type: % Value 2017-2022
Table 19 Sales of Daily Disposable Lenses (DD) by Material: % Value 2017-2022
Table 20 Sales of Daily Disposable Lenses (DD) by Condition: % Value 2017-2022
Table 21 Sales of Frequent Replacement Lenses (FRP) by Material: % Value 2017-2022
Table 22 Sales of Frequent Replacement Lenses (FRP) by Condition: % Value 2017-2022
Table 23 NBO Company Shares of Contact Lenses: % Value 2017-2021
Table 24 LBN Brand Shares of Contact Lenses: % Value 2018-2021
Table 25 Distribution of Contact Lenses by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 26 Distribution of Contact Lens Solutions by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 27 Forecast Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 30 Forecast Sales of Contact Lenses by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
Table 31 Forecast Sales of Contact Lens Solutions: Value 2022-2027
Table 32 Forecast Sales of Contact Lens Solutions: % Value Growth 2022-2027
SPECTACLES IN SOUTH AFRICA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
South Africa remains a price-sensitive market
Increasing use of digital devices stimulates demand and innovation
Charitable initiatives provide support in a challenging economy, while retailers look to win over consumers with promotions and financing
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Dependency on digital devices should benefit sales of spectacles
Demand for affordable readymade reading glasses set to continue growing
International players continue to lead spectacles, but affordability is likely to become increasingly important over the forecast period
CATEGORY DATA
Table 33 Sales of Spectacles by Category: Volume 2017-2022
Table 34 Sales of Spectacles by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 35 Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 36 Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 37 Sales of Spectacle Lenses by Type: % Value 2017-2022
Table 38 NBO Company Shares of Spectacles: % Value 2017-2021
Table 39 LBN Brand Shares of Spectacles: % Value 2018-2021
Table 40 Distribution of Spectacles by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 41 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: Volume 2022-2027
Table 42 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: Value 2022-2027
Table 43 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 44 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Value Growth 2022-2027
SUNGLASSES IN SOUTH AFRICA
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Sunglasses struggling to return to growth as consumers face financial pressures
Consumer purchasing decisions driven by affordability and necessity
E-commerce on the rise in sunglasses
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Improving economy likely to drive higher demand for sunglasses later in forecast period
Digital innovations may encourage growth in sales of sunglasses
Competitive landscape likely to remain fragmented
CATEGORY DATA
Table 45 Sales of Sunglasses: Volume 2017-2022
Table 46 Sales of Sunglasses: Value 2017-2022
Table 47 Sales of Sunglasses: % Volume Growth 2017-2022
Table 48 Sales of Sunglasses: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 49 NBO Company Shares of Sunglasses: % Value 2017-2021
Table 50 LBN Brand Shares of Sunglasses: % Value 2018-2021
Table 51 Distribution of Sunglasses by Format: % Value 2017-2022
Table 52 Forecast Sales of Sunglasses: Volume 2022-2027
Table 53 Forecast Sales of Sunglasses: Value 2022-2027
Table 54 Forecast Sales of Sunglasses: % Volume Growth 2022-2027
Table 55 Forecast Sales of Sunglasses: % Value Growth 2022-2027

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