Norway is the largest consumer of cognac per capita in the world. However, cognac growth is being impacted by youth consumption trends and growth in whiskey and craft beers. Listen to the full podcast for complete insights into this dynamic market.
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Podcast features Øyvind Leknessund - Reserach Analyst
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Understanding why consumers are using paper payments is key to converting spending to alternative payment methods. This conversion boosts efficiency though cutting the cost of cash payments, increasing financial transparency. This podcast discusses the cost of shadow cash economies, the financial policy score card, financial services in emerging economies and more insights from the Converting Paper Payments report.
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Podcast features Kedrick Sands - Consumer Finance Analyst
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This podcast discusses factors and motivations behind global oil and coal price trends, nickel exports from Indonesia and trends in global soft commodities including coffee and grapefruit.
Podcast features An Hodgson, Industry, Infrastructure and Environment Manager
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There is a strong correlation between adult literacy and income levels, which limits consumer discretionary spending. In 2013, adult literacy rates in emerging markets stood at 81.4% of the population aged 15 and over. In some markets, this remains a significant obstacle in attracting foreign direct investment.
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Podcast features Carrie Lennard - Business Environment Manager
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Globally, the largest yoghurt brand is Activia, owned by Danone. This podcast discusses growth trends and strategies for Activia as well as other regional and global yoghurt brands.
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