The Future of the Grocery Retail Market in South Africa to 2021
This report provides in depth data on the grocery retail market in South Africa. It features historic data and five year forecasts for market value and per capita spend in the grocery market. Our data also includes the number of outlets in the store universe by channel and channel values for open market vendors, small stores and kiosks, medium stores, supermarkets, hypermarkets and forecourt retailers.
It also analyses the competitive landscape in South Africa with data on the leading domestic and international store networks. Trendtype's proprietary data supports a detailed analysis of the risks and market opportunity in South Africa and assesses its market attractiveness for retailers.
- Assess the key drivers of grocery retail market growth in South Africa - Quantify the size of the grocery retail market with forecasts through to 2021 - Understand the size and structure of the store universe in South Africa - Quantify sales by channel and the size of the modern and traditional channels - Identify the leading domestic and international supermarket chains and the competitive landscape - Analyse the market opportunity, attractiveness, risk factors and future outlook for South Africa
- What are the key drivers of the grocery retail market in South Africa? - What is the market size and value of the grocery retail market? - What is size and structure of the store universe? - What is the value of each grocery retail channel? - Who are the leading domestic and international supermarket chains? - What are the winning strategies for success in South Africa? - How attractive is South Africa as a grocery retail market compared to other countries in Africa and Southern Africa? - How will grocery retail spend overall and per capita grow through to 2021?
- South Africa is the largest market in Southern Africa - its leading supermarket retailers are also instrumental in the modernisation of the food retail sector across the region. - Its consumer class and retail landscape are well developed - reflected in the high share of sales accounted for by the modern trade. - Because of the falling value of the Rand, South Africa's grocery retail market value decreased in dollar terms between 2012 and 2016. - In 2016 a spike in food price inflation pushed up the value of the market but has severely squeezed consumer budgets. - As South Africa emerges from recession and looks set to grow we anticipate spending levels will start to increase once again.