Euromonitor to Speak at Wabel China Summit 2017

by May 26th, 2017

Event Name: Wabel China Summit Date: June 6th – 8th, 2017 Location: Fuyue Hotel Link to Event: Event Description: A direct opportunity to meet 200 Chinese retail buyers, WABEL China Summit is part of the China export acceleration; it is organized with CCFA, China Chain Store and Franchise Association representing 1,000 retailers in China program […]

Emerging Market Champions: Chinese vs Indian Cities – Where Do the Differences Lie?

by May 18th, 2017

The narrative which speaks of India and China leading global growth in the long term, consistent with the ‘Asian Century’ trend which suggests the increasing dominance of Asian economies in economic affairs over the 21st Century, has been widely voiced. Nonetheless, inherent differences are present between the two countries, especially when looking through the lens […]

Industry 4.0: China to Challenge Germany in Race for Industry 4.0 Adoption

by May 13th, 2017

The Chinese government recently released implementation guidelines for the “Made in China 2025” strategy. The guidelines outline the Chinese manufacturing sector refurbishment, emphasising innovations-based production, which should lift the country into a higher value-added economy. The strategy, which is in essence similar to Germany’s economy digitisation “Industrie 4.0” programme, creates one of the largest rivalries to […]

China – The Key Driver of Global Business Services Over The Upcoming Decade

by May 4th, 2017

China’s business services industry is forecast to climb to the top five in the world by 2025. Chinese business services providers are expected to become the key contributors to the expansion of business services globally over the 2016-2025 period, posting a CAGR of 11% and an increase in absolute value of nearly USD1,800 billion. Chart 1. Increase in […]

Economy, Finance and Trade China: Heightened Capital Flight is a Key Risk China Faces

by April 10th, 2017

Euromonitor International’s China Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing, focuses on the world’s largest economy (in purchasing power parity terms) which is currently facing major internal as well as external risks. Despite continued economic deceleration, China has been successful in rebalancing toward services and consumption led economic growth. Nonetheless, the country continues to face downside […]

Trump Trade War Risks

by March 28th, 2017

During the presidential campaign Donald Trump threatened to drop out of trade deals such as the TPP, renegotiate NAFTA, and impose import tariffs of 35% on Mexico and 45% on China. The post-election financial markets rally and increase in business confidence are based on expectations that Trump’s threats on trade policy were not credible, especially given […]

Business Services Experience Strong Expansion in Asia Pacific

by March 23rd, 2017

Business and recreational services in Asia Pacific are set to experience strong expansion over the upcoming decade. Business services in Asia Pacific are expected to be led by China, which will dominate the region. China and Philippines are also projected to dominate in recreational services. Overall, Asia Pacific is forecasted to account for the largest […]

Traditional Distribution of Eyewear is Challenged by the New O2O Sales Mode in China

by March 21st, 2017

Traditional eyewear distribution has resulted in a prolonged industry chain and an elevated mark-up and increased logistic cost for eyewear products. On the other hand, optical shops are facing mounting rental and rising labour costs, leading to the growing retailing price of eyewear. Amid the intensifying retailing scenario, this traditional distribution system has faced rising […]

Euromonitor to Speak at Food&Beverage Innovation Conference 2017

by March 19th, 2017

Event Name: Food&Beverage Innovation Conference Event Location: Shanghai, China Event Date: April 12-13 2017 Speaker: Xiaoqin Lin, Account Executive Event description: Adhering to the concept of “Open Innovation, Holistic Design Innovation and Disruptive Innovation”, FOODAILY Innovation Committee collects more than 1000 oversea innovation products which covers beverage, dairy, bakery, snack, confectionary & chocolate and food […]