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Personal Products in South Africa

Introduction

Personal Products in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Highlights

  • The personal products market consists of retail sales of skincare, haircare, personal hygiene products, make-up, fragrances, oral hygiene and other products. Other products include, baby personal care, male toiletries, and feminine care. The market is valued according to retail selling price (RSP) and includes any applicable taxes. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2014 annual average exchange rates.
  • The South African personal products market had total revenues of $4.1bn in 2014, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.5% between 2010 and 2014.
  • The personal hygiene segment was the market's most lucrative in 2014, with total revenues of $737.2m, equivalent to 17.8% of the market's overall value.
  • South Africa's massive economic and political inequality sees value being the primary factor in consumer purchases for the majority of consumers.
Features

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Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the personal products market in South Africa

Leading company profiles reveal details of key personal products market players’ global operations and financial performance

Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa personal products market with five year forecasts

Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the South Africa economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the South Africa personal products market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the South Africa personal products market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa personal products market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?

Who are the top competitiors in South Africa's personal products market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market share
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market share
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
Colgate-Palmolive Company
L'Oreal S.A.
The Procter & Gamble Company
Unilever
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country Data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: South Africa personal products market value: $ million, 2010-14
Table 2: South Africa personal products market category segmentation: $ million, 2014
Table 3: South Africa personal products market geography segmentation: $ million, 2014
Table 4: South Africa personal products market share: % share, by value, 2014
Table 5: South Africa personal products market distribution: % share, by value, 2014
Table 6: South Africa personal products market value forecast: $ million, 2014-19
Table 7: Colgate-Palmolive Company: key facts
Table 8: Colgate-Palmolive Company: key financials ($)
Table 9: Colgate-Palmolive Company: key financial ratios
Table 10: L'Oreal S.A.: key facts
Table 11: L'Oreal S.A.: key financials ($)
Table 12: L'Oreal S.A.: key financials (€)
Table 13: L'Oreal S.A.: key financial ratios
Table 14: The Procter & Gamble Company: key facts
Table 15: The Procter & Gamble Company: key financials ($)
Table 16: The Procter & Gamble Company: key financial ratios
Table 17: Unilever: key facts
Table 18: Unilever: key financials ($)
Table 19: Unilever: key financials (€)
Table 20: Unilever: key financial ratios
Table 21: South Africa size of population (million), 2010-14
Table 22: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2010-14
Table 23: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2010-14
Table 24: South Africa inflation, 2010-14
Table 25: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2010-14
Table 26: South Africa exchange rate, 2010-14
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: South Africa personal products market value: $ million, 2010-14
Figure 2: South Africa personal products market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 3: South Africa personal products market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 4: South Africa personal products market share: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 5: South Africa personal products market distribution: % share, by value, 2014
Figure 6: South Africa personal products market value forecast: $ million, 2014-19
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the personal products market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the personal products market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the personal products market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the personal products market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the personal products market in South Africa, 2014

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