Spectacles in South Africa

Spectacles in South Africa

Prior to the emergence of COVID-19 in South Africa, the country was already experiencing economic instability and declining disposable incomes, resulting in general slowing demand for spectacles in the country. These products require an initial costly outlay which is beyond the reach of many lower-income consumers, despite their need for spectacles to halt further poor eye health. The alternative more affordable option to more expensive separate spectacle frames and lenses, readymade reading gla...

Euromonitor International's Spectacles 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 (2015-2019), 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 2024 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Readymade Reading Glasses, Spectacle Frames, Spectacle Lenses.

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

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Spectacles in South Africa
Euromonitor International
September 2020
List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2020 IMPACT
Temporary closure of optical shops during lockdown results in slowing demand for optical shops, exacerbating trend already noted pre-COVID-19 due to economic instability
Spectacles fairly concentrated in the hands of major players in 2019
Heightened awareness of need for strict hygiene routines during the pandemic could benefit further development of spectacle lens cleaning solutions
RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES
Spectacles slow to gain stronger upturn in demand due to price sensitivity
Increasing cases of various eye health conditions in South Africa will continue to drive greater demand for readymade reading glasses and spectacle lenses
Fashion trends will continue to reduce stigma attached to wearing spectacles, with lower-priced options which follow global designs likely to gain in relevance
CATEGORY DATA
Table 1 Sales of Spectacles by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 2 Sales of Spectacles by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 3 Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 4 Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 5 Sales of Spectacle Lenses by Type: % Value 2015-2020
Table 6 NBO Company Shares of Spectacles: % Value 2015-2019
Table 7 LBN Brand Shares of Spectacles: % Value 2016-2019
Table 8 Distribution of Spectacles by Format: % Value 2015-2020
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 10 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 11 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 12 Forecast Sales of Spectacles by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
COVID-19 impact on eyewear
COVID-19 country impact
Company response
Retailing shift
What next for eyewear?
MARKET DATA
Table 13 Sales of Eyewear by Category: Volume 2015-2020
Table 14 Sales of Eyewear by Category: Value 2015-2020
Table 15 Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Volume Growth 2015-2020
Table 16 Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
Table 17 NBO Company Shares of Eyewear: % Value 2015-2019
Table 18 LBN Brand Shares of Eyewear: % Value 2016-2019
Table 19 Distribution of Eyewear by Format: % Value 2015-2020
Table 20 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: Volume 2020-2025
Table 21 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: Value 2020-2025
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Volume Growth 2020-2025
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Eyewear by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025
DISCLAIMER
GLOBAL MACROECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
GLOBAL INDUSTRY ENVIRONMENT
DEFINITIONS
SOURCES
Summary 1 Research Sources

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