August 29th, 2016
As the uncertainty surrounding a Brexit from the European Union (EU) rumbles on, the Consumers team examine the potential implications of Brexit from the Households, Income and Expenditure and consumer angles. Insights include the uncertainty surrounding the real estate market in the UK, the impact of Brexit on the highest income-wealth segment and the generational divide that […]
July 30th, 2016
In 2015, there were over 290 million households with an annual disposable income below US$10,000 (in purchasing power parity – PPP terms) who can barely afford discretionary spending (that is, spending on items other than food, non-alcoholic beverages and housing).
July 20th, 2016
The Middle Class in both emerging and developed economies will continue to grow over the next five years despite slow economic growth. This expansion is due to a number of key drivers, including improved income distribution, rapid urbanisation, riding education, increasing women in the workforce and improved business environments. Businesses can expect increased spending […]
June 14th, 2016
Euromonitor at the ASEAN Festival of Business to discuss the growth potential of ASEAN markets Date: June 22, 2016 Time: 09:30 Venue: Exhibition Centre Liverpool, Liverpool The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has reached a highly anticipated milestone – economic integration through the creation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The ASEAN Economic Community, […]
April 23rd, 2016
Although emerging and developing economies are leading the global middle class expansion, developed countries will continue to offer more solid middle classes with higher disposable incomes and greater homogeneity in terms of incomes, tastes and needs than their emerging market counterparts.
March 18th, 2016
Emerging countries will remain, despite the slowdown, the most dynamic group of economies in the world with GDP growth rates expected to continue to be two to three times higher than those of the developed countries. Euromonitor will participate in the 4th Annual Meeting of India’s Growth Net Summit, which this year’s theme is ‘Restoring […]
February 10th, 2016
Euromonitor’s Economies and Consumers analysts share the top trends in their respective fields of research for the upcoming year. Learn more about Euromonitor’s recently expanded Economies and Consumer research here. Watch on YouTube
January 27th, 2016
Global consumer expenditure growth is expected to accelerate from 2.2% in 2015 to 2.9% year-on-year in real terms in 2016, with education and health goods and medical services set to be the fastest-growing consumer spending categories. Of all the regions, consumer expenditure growth will be strongest in Asia Pacific (4.6% year-on-year) and Africa and the […]
January 5th, 2016
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is proclaimed on 31st December 2015, yet the date is expected to pass without much fanfare as the ASEAN has yet to deliver on many of its targets for the implementation of a single market and production base while at the same time many local businesses have not got a […]
December 3rd, 2015
The top five fastest-growing major economies in 2015 will be all emerging market economies in the Asia Pacific region, with India standing out as the top performer globally. Policy reforms and low oil prices will bolster India’s growth outlook, but the effect of GDP rebasing on India’s forecast growth is still far from being clear.