Argentina Retail Report Q1 2013

  • ID: 2364691
  • December 2012
  • Region: Argentina
  • 81 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Argentine Retail Report examines the long-term potential of the local consumer market, but flags short-term concerns about the impact on Argentina's economic outlook of the prospect of a sizeable currency devaluation in 2013.

The report examines how best to maximise returns in the Argentine retail market while minimising investment risk, and also explores the impact of deteriorating relations between Argentina and its key trade partners on the Argentine consumer and on the ability of producers and exporters to realise returns in the short term.

The report also analyses the growth and risk management strategies being employed by the leading players in the Argentine retail sector, as they seek to maximise the growth opportunities offered by the local market.

Argentine per-capita consumer spending is forecast to increase by 21% between 2013 and 2016,
compared with a regional growth average of 17%. The country comes last in BMI's Latin American Retail Risk/Reward Ratings, although it performs slightly better for Risk.

Among all retail categories, consumer electronics will be the outperformer through to 2016 in growth terms, with sales forecast to increase READ MORE >

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Executive Summary 5

SWOT Analysis 7

Argentina Retail Business Environment SWOT 7

Argentina Political SWOT 8

Argentina Economic SWOT 8

Argentina Business Environment SWOT 9

Market Overview 10

Current Trends 11

Key Players 13

Industry Forecast Scenario 14

Retail Growth Outlook 14
Table: Retail Sales Indicators, 2009-2016 14

Macroeconomic Outlook 16
Table: Argentina - Economic Activity 21

Regional Retail Outlook 22
Table: Latin America Retail Trends, 2009-2016 22
Table: Regional Retail Sales, 2009-2016 (US$bn) 23
Table: % Of Regional Retail Sales, 2009-2016 23
Table: Regional Food Consumption, 2009-2016 (US$bn) 24
Table: Regional Mass Grocery Retail, 2009-2016 (US$bn) 24

Regional Retail Trends 25

Risk/Reward Ratings 34
Table: Regional Risk/Reward Ratings 34

Argentina’s Retail Rating 35

Limits To Potential Returns 35

Risks To Realisation Of Returns 36

Consumer Electronics 37

Argentina Consumer Electronics Market SWOT 37

Market Overview 38

Computers 40
Table: PC Sales, 2009-2016 40

AV Devices 44
Table: AV Sales, 2009-2016 44

Mobile Handsets 48
Table: Mobile Communications, 2009-2016 48

Industry Forecast Scenario 52

Consumer Electronics Market 52
Table: Consumer Electronics Overview, 2009-2016 52

Industry Developments 55

Automotives 59

Argentina Autos Industry SWOT 59

Industry Forecast Scenario 60

Domestic Sales 60

Argentina Retail Report Q1 2013

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Table: Argentina Autos Sales, 2009-2016 60
Table: Argentina Autos Production, 2009-2016 62

Trade 62
Table: Argentina Autos Trade, 2009-2016 63

Economic Contribution 63
Table: Argentina Autos Sector Economic Contribution 63

Commercial Vehicles – Forecast & Analysis 64
Table: Argentina Commercial Vehicle Segment, 2009-2016 64

Light Commercial Vehicles 64
Table: Argentina Light Commercial Vehicle Sales By Manufacturer (Units), 2010-2011 65
Table: Argentina Light Commercial Vehicle Production By Manufacturer (Units), 2010-2011 65

Heavy Commercial Vehicles 66
Table: Argentina Heavy Commercial Vehicle Sales By Manufacturer (Units), 2010-2011 66
Table: Argentina Heavy Commercial Vehicle Production By Manufacturer, 2002-2010 (CBUs) 66

Buses 67
Table: Argentina Bus Sales By Manufacturer, 2007-2011 67
Table: Argentina Bus Production By Manufacturer, 2002-201 (CBUs) 67

New Investments 67
Table: Argentine Fleet Renovation Plan 69

OTC Pharmaceuticals 70

Argentina Pharmaceuticals And Healthcare Industry SWOT 70

Market Overview 71

Pricing Regime 72
Table: Pharmaceutical Price Build-Up 72
Table: Drug Price Freeze, 2005-2008 73

Reimbursement Regime 74

Demographic Outlook 75
Table: Argentina's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 76
Table: Argentina's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 77
Table: Argentina's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 78
Table: Argentina's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 78

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