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Luxury Goods in Germany

LUXURY GOODS IN GERMANY
Euromonitor International
February 2018
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Executive Summary
Luxury Goods Sales Driven by Both Supply and Demand Sides
Luxury Goods Performs Well in Both Volume and Value Terms
Fragmented Competitive Environment Due To the Diverse Range of Luxury Goods
Store-based Non-grocery Specialists Dominate Distribution
Further Growth Anticipated Over the Forecast Period
Market Indicators
Table 1 Number of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI): 2012-2017
Market Data
Table 2 Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 3 Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 4 Inbound Receipts for Luxury Goods by Country of Origin: Value 2013-2017
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Goods: % Value 2012-2016
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Goods: % Value 2013-2016
Table 7 Distribution of Luxury Goods by Format and Category: % Value 2017
Table 8 Forecast Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Luxury Goods by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
Untapped Potential Promises Further Category Growth in Germany
Main Threat To the Category's Future Performance
Digital Developments Will Continue To Influence the Category's Expansion
Competitive Landscape
Hugo Boss Remains the Leading Player in A Fairly Fragmented Category
Affordable Luxury the Most Promising Price Segment in Germany
Category Data
Table 10 Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 11 Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 12 NBO Company Shares of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear): % Value 2012-2016
Table 13 LBN Brand Shares of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear): % Value 2013-2016
Table 14 Distribution of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 15 Forecast Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 16 Forecast Sales of Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear) by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Fine Wines Increasingly Seen As An Alternative Type of Investment
Favourable Economic Circumstances Support Consumption of Luxury Spirits
Renaissance of Gin in General and Luxury Gin in Particular Expected To Continue
Competitive Landscape
Rather Low Average Unit Prices and Strong Competition in Germany
Fragmented Competitive Environment in Fines Wines/champagne and Spirits
Category Data
Table 17 Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 18 Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 19 NBO Company Shares of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits: % Value 2012-2016
Table 20 LBN Brand Shares of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits: % Value 2013-2016
Table 21 Distribution of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
High Emissions of Large Powerful Cars An Immense Challenge for the Category
Collectors An Important Target Group for Limited Edition Cars
Suvs Expected To Become More Important in Luxury Cars
Competitive Landscape
German Car Makers Dominate the Category
Jaguar Continues To Enjoy Strong Growth Thanks To A Successful Repositioning of the Brand
Category Data
Table 24 Sales of Luxury Cars: Value 2012-2017
Table 25 Sales of Luxury Cars: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 26 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Cars: % Value 2012-2016
Table 27 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Cars: % Value 2013-2016
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Luxury Cars: Value 2017-2022
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Luxury Cars: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Luxury Eyewear Benefits From A Growing Target Audience
Luxury Eyewear A Stepping Stone Towards A Wider Luxury Range of Goods
German Consumers Prioritise Brand Heritage and Quality
Competitive Landscape
Luxottica Defends Its Leading Position Through A Large Number of Activities
More Luxury Brands Expected To Diversify Into Luxury Eyewear in Germany
Category Data
Table 30 Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 31 Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 32 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Eyewear: % Value 2012-2016
Table 33 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Eyewear: % Value 2013-2016
Table 34 Distribution of Luxury Eyewear by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 35 Forecast Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 36 Forecast Sales of Luxury Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Rising Propensity To Travel Boosts Luxury Hotel Sales
Domestic Demand Remains Important
New Luxury Hotel Developments Expected To Support Further Growth
Competitive Landscape
International Hotel Operators Lead A Fragmented Competitive Environment
Individuality, History, Gourmet Cuisine and SpA Experiences All Attract Travellers
Category Data
Table 37 Sales in Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): Value 2012-2017
Table 38 Sales in Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 39 Sales in Luxury Hotels (5-star plus) by Country of Origin: % Value 2013-2017
Table 40 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): % Value 2012-2016
Table 41 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): % Value 2013-2016
Table 42 Forecast Sales in Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): Value 2017-2022
Table 43 Forecast Sales in Luxury Hotels (5-star plus): % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Older Consumers Increasingly Seeing Luxury Jewellery As An Investment
Younger Customers More Drawn To Affordable, Celebrity-promoted Products
Green Luxury and Social Responsibility Niche Issues in Germany
Competitive Landscape
Wellendorff Successfully Addresses the High End of the Category
Majority of German Consumers Look for More Affordable Luxury Products
Category Data
Table 44 Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 45 Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 46 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Jewellery: % Value 2012-2016
Table 47 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Jewellery: % Value 2013-2016
Table 48 Distribution of Luxury Jewellery by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 49 Forecast Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 50 Forecast Sales of Luxury Jewellery by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Favourable Economic Climate Supports Category Growth
Internet Retailing To Become An Increasingly Important Distribution Channel Over the Forecast Period
Luxury Travel Goods Set To Continue To Outperform Other Categories
Competitive Landscape
Louis Vuitton Defends Its Leading Position
German Consumers Mainly Looking for High Quality and Brand Heritage
Category Data
Table 51 Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: Value 2012-2017
Table 52 Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 53 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value 2012-2016
Table 54 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value 2013-2016
Table 55 Distribution of Luxury Leather Goods by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 56 Forecast Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: Value 2017-2022
Table 57 Forecast Sales of Luxury Leather Goods: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics Remain Niche Products in Germany
Luxury Wearables Records Strong Growth But Experts Dispute the Category's Future Potential
Competitive Landscape
Apple Products the Category's Main Competitors in Germany
Technology-driven Brands and Fashion Labels Expected To Benefit From Vertu Exit
Category Data
Table 58 Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 59 Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 60 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics: % Value 2012-2016
Table 61 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics: % Value 2013-2016
Table 62 Distribution of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 63 Forecast Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 64 Forecast Sales of Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Luxury Timepieces Increasingly Seen As An Alternative Means of Investment
Category Relatively Vulnerable To External Influences
Vintage Trend Increasingly Strong in Luxury Timepieces in Germany
Competitive Landscape
Rolex Supports Its Products With Extensive Marketing and Sales Activities
Most Popular Brands Remain Those With A Long Tradition and Good Reputation
Category Data
Table 65 Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 66 Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 67 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Timepieces: % Value 2012-2016
Table 68 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Timepieces: % Value 2013-2016
Table 69 Distribution of Luxury Timepieces by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 70 Forecast Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 71 Forecast Sales of Luxury Timepieces by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Growing Level of Maturity and Saturation A Challenge for the Category in Germany
Small Customer Base But With Significant Purchasing Power
Category Remains Heavily Dependent on External Factors
Competitive Landscape
Richemont's Montblanc One of the Few Well-known Brands
Green Luxury and Social Responsibility Limit Sales To A Certain Degree
Category Data
Table 72 Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: Value 2012-2017
Table 73 Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 74 NBO Company Shares of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value 2012-2016
Table 75 LBN Brand Shares of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value 2013-2016
Table 76 Distribution of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 77 Forecast Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: Value 2017-2022
Table 78 Forecast Sales of Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Trend Towards Personalisation Benefits Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care
German Consumers Slow To Be Convinced About Aspirational Brands
Competitive Landscape
Luxury Brands Enlarge Their Retail Footprint With More Own Stores
Fashion Brands Becoming More Popular
Fragmented Competitive Environment Due To A Wide Array of Brands
Category Data
Table 79 Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 80 Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 81 NBO Company Shares of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care: % Value 2012-2016
Table 82 LBN Brand Shares of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care: % Value 2013-2016
Table 83 Distribution of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 84 Forecast Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 85 Forecast Sales of Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022

Luxury Goods in Germany

The ongoing positive development of luxury goods in Germany in 2017 was a result of supporting trends on both supply and demand sides. With regard to supply, new and generally multinational companies and brands entered the German market for the first time, while those already present widened their product portfolios. Similarly, new retailing channels emerged or existing ones increased their penetration, for example through luxury players opening new outlets or by investing in their online activi...

Euromonitor International's Luxury Goods in Germany report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the Luxury Goods market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data, 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 and their effects on Luxury Goods retailing along with the development of consumers’ shopping patterns. Forecasts to 2022 illustrate how the market is set to change

Product coverage: Designer Apparel and Footwear (Ready-to-Wear), Fine Wines/Champagne and Spirits, Luxury Cars, Luxury Eyewear, Luxury Hotels (5-star plus), Luxury Jewellery, Luxury Leather Goods, Luxury Portable Consumer Electronics, Luxury Timepieces, Luxury Writing Instruments and Stationery, Super Premium Beauty and Personal Care.

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

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