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Online Retail in South Africa

Online Retail in South Africa

Summary

Online Retail in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Africa online retail market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The online retail market includes all sales within each category listed below, provided they take place over the internet, where the payment does not occur in-store on a later occasion. Data is included irrespective of whether the vendor is a pure-play internet company or the online offering of a bricks and mortar retailer.
  • The South African online retail sector generated total revenues of $0.7bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 25% between 2013 and 2017.
  • The electrical & electronics retail segment is the sectors most lucrative in 2017, with total revenues of $0.2bn, equivalent to 33.1% of the sector's overall value.
  • The rapid penetration of smartphones and mobile internet in South Africa has stimulated the adoption of online shopping habits.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the online retail market in South Africa
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the online retail market in South Africa
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key online retail market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa online retail market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa online retail market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa online retail market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa online retail market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Africa's online retail market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market distribution
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Amazon.com, Inc.
Pick n Pay Stores Limited
Takealot Online (Pty) Ltd.
Woolworths Limited
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Africa online retail sector value: $ million, 2013-17(e)
Table 2: South Africa online retail sector category segmentation: $ million, 2017(e)
Table 3: South Africa online retail sector geography segmentation: $ million, 2017(e)
Table 4: South Africa online retail sector distribution: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Table 5: South Africa online retail sector value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 6: Amazon.com, Inc.: key facts
Table 7: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 8: Amazon.com, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 9: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: key facts
Table 10: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: key financials ($)
Table 11: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 12: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: key financial ratios
Table 13: Takealot Online (Pty) Ltd.: key facts
Table 14: Woolworths Limited: key facts
Table 15: Woolworths Limited: key financials ($)
Table 16: Woolworths Limited: key financials (A$)
Table 17: Woolworths Limited: key financial ratios
Table 18: South Africa size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 19: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 20: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: South Africa inflation, 2013-17
Table 22: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 23: South Africa exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa online retail sector value: $ million, 2013-17(e)
Figure 2: South Africa online retail sector category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Figure 3: South Africa online retail sector geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Figure 4: South Africa online retail sector distribution: % share, by value, 2017(e)
Figure 5: South Africa online retail sector value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the online retail sector in South Africa, 2017
Figure 12: Amazon.com, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Amazon.com, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Pick n Pay Stores Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Woolworths Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Woolworths Limited: assets & liabilities

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