China Economic Outlook: Q4 2016

by November 26th, 2016

General Outlook We have revised our GDP growth forecast for China upwards to 6.7% in 2016 (from 6.4% in our August forecast). Several economic activity indicators, such as purchasing manager surveys and business profits, turned out better than expected earlier. Trump’s victory in the presidential election and the resulting global uncertainty shock has caused us […]


Walmart Inc. Interested in India’s, Amazon Watch Out

by November 24th, 2016

There is speculation that Walmart Inc. is planning to invest close to US$1 billion in India’s home grown retailer, Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd ( In case this deal does goes through, backed by Walmart will be India’s answer to the massive growth plans that has for the country. Wal-Mart’s continued efforts to […]


China Consumers’ Desire for Premium Life Quality Accelerates Product Upgrades

by November 19th, 2016

With increasing health awareness, consumers tend to pursue consumer appliances with health themes and attributes. For instance, consumers are no longer satisfied with normal juice extractors, but have in recent years demonstrated greater interest in premium units which can destroy food cell walls through high-speed squeezing technology to enable nutrition to be absorbed more effectively. […]


남성 라이프스타일 숍이 한국 시장에서 열풍을 일으키다

by November 18th, 2016

한국의 남성 라이프스타일 숍이 시장 침체에서도 불구하고 플러스 성장을 보이고 있습니다. 남성 라이프스타일 숍은 패션을 비롯한 라이프스타일에 신경을 쓰는 남성들이 즐길 수 있는 생활문화 공간입니다. Euromonitor International 의 미쉘 맬리슨 (Michelle Malison) 애널리스트가 한국에서 열풍을 일으키고 있는 남성 라이프스타일 숍의 현재와 향후 동향에 대하여 살펴보겠습니다. Download as an MP3


Analysing India’s Shopper Types using Survey Findings

by and November 10th, 2016

  Both online and in-store retailers in India are gearing up for the festive season, and Euromonitor’s findings from the Global Shopper Types survey can help companies better understand how to appeal to their target audience. India’s shopper types fall into five key types based on their shopping and spending habits. Download an extract of […]