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Africa Beyond Borders

Countries in Africa are prioritising visa-free travel around the continent for inhabitants and visitors as an essential factor in the region’s economic development, according to Euromonitor International research presented in the WTM London (World Travel Market London) this year. In contrast to the US and Europe, where there countries are increasing calls for stronger border […]
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Africa’s three largest BOP markets

What is the BOP? There is no fixed definition of the bottom of the pyramid (BOP), as it contains a mix of incomes, living standards, rural-urban locations, and varying levels of access to goods and services, including education, healthcare and organised financial services. But broadly speaking, the BOP refers to the poorest socioeconomic group in […]
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Much Ado About Coconut Water?

The emergence of coconut water As interest in keeping healthy expands globally, product emphasis has shifted from those that tout “low calories” or “no added sugar” to those that represent a healthier lifestyle.  Social media has assisted this, with Instagram and Facebook, for example, supplying inspirational quotes and short videos focusing on the mantra of […]
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Trends in Domestic Travel and Tourism in Africa

Challenges abound for the tourism industry in Africa, with the effects of Ebola and national security still plaguing some countries. That being said, there are positive trends coming from the region. Improved travel websites, booking sites and online travel agencies are all a result of improved internet infrastructure and mobile phone penetration in the country. […]
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The Best of Q3 on Economies and Consumers

The third quarter saw a continuation of bad economic news from China with ensuing stock market volatility; a renewed debate about the Fed “lift-off” in the USA; and more gloomy economic news from some other major emerging markets most notably Brazil and Russia. The EU has become embroiled in a refugee crisis, putting further pressure […]
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Local Wines Dominate In South Africa

Grape production in Africa remains relatively high and grape farmers often have wineries on their respective farms. This has resulted in the local wines dominating the wines market in South Africa. In the 5 year period leading up to 2013, fine wines/champagne and spirits have seen value growth of 12%, to reach R1 billion. Fine […]
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Africa Tipped to Become Surfing Capital of the World

Many emerging tourism destinations in Africa have identified surfing as a target market, reveals the WTM Global Trends Report 2014 by Euromonitor International, first released on Monday 3 November at World Travel Market. South Africa has an established reputation with the international surfing community but other countries are gaining a foothold. Sierra Leone hosted a […]
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Top 5 Fastest Growing Consumer Markets in 2014

Countries in Africa are prioritising visa-free travel around the continent for inhabitants and visitors as an essential factor in the region’s economic development, according to Euromonitor International research presented in the WTM London (World Travel Market London) this year. In contrast to the US and Europe, where there countries are increasing calls for stronger border […]
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Middle East and Africa – Local Beauty Players Set to Claim a Share of the Pie

Countries in Africa are prioritising visa-free travel around the continent for inhabitants and visitors as an essential factor in the region’s economic development, according to Euromonitor International research presented in the WTM London (World Travel Market London) this year. In contrast to the US and Europe, where there countries are increasing calls for stronger border […]
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Euromonitor to Speak at ATA Conference 2014

Event: ATA Conference Dates: November 11-16, 2014 Location: Kampala, Uganda Description: ATA’s signature event in Africa provides a networking, learning and agenda-shaping platform for the most diverse group of tourism industry stakeholders of any travel industry event on the continent. The event addresses timely industry topics, offers a line up of educational and professional development […]
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National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP) Drives Car Sales to Record Levels in Nigeria

In October 2013, the Federal Government of Nigeria announced its National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP). In order to stimulate investment in local vehicle production and thereby bolster Nigeria’s economy instead of revenues heading abroad, a core component of the plan is an increase in import duties for passenger cars from 20% to 70% (35% […]
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Beer Concoctions: Will Commercialised Versions Attract Consumers in Africa?

Countries in Africa are prioritising visa-free travel around the continent for inhabitants and visitors as an essential factor in the region’s economic development, according to Euromonitor International research presented in the WTM London (World Travel Market London) this year. In contrast to the US and Europe, where there countries are increasing calls for stronger border […]
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The New African Order

The Nigerian statistics office, recognised by the IMF, has recalculated Nigerian GDP and the economy is now 89% larger than it was previously stated. This makes it the 22nd largest economy in the world (measured in current market prices in US$) – compared to 37th pre-revision, and the largest economy in Africa – now 49% […]
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Euromonitor to Speak at WTM Africa

Date: 2 and 3 May 2014 Location: CapeTown International Convention Centre Presentation: Paz Casal, Travel and Tourism Analyst, will offer a presentation on the Consumer Trends and Forces Driving Change in the Travel Industry globally and in Sub-Saharian Africa. The global economy is on the mend and arrivals grew again in 2013 at a rate […]
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Top 3 Largest Markets in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan African economic growth is expected to pick up in 2017 after reaching the lowest level in 22 years in 2016. Growth will be driven by a stabilisation of commodity prices and improvements in the largest economies in the region. Euromonitor looks at the outlook for the three largest African markets of Nigeria, South Africa […]
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