Qatar Consumer Electronics Report Q1 2016

  • ID: 3606499
  • January 2016
  • Region: Qatar
  • 55 pages
  • Business Monitor International
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We continue to maintain a positive outlook for the Qatari consumer electronics market and the macroeconomic landscape of the country in general. Qatar will not feel the finch of the prolonged global oil price slump. The economic activity in the country will be bolstered by high incomes, a strong discretionary spending power level, a steady population growth from the influx of migrant workers and the government's continued commitment to investment in the ICT sector. The upcoming FIFA 2022 World Cup taking place in Qatar is also a source of growth at this point and we estimate that it will fuel growth over the next five years. In contrast to other early adopting markets, we envisage medium term growth for device categories including high-end smartphones, tablets and TVs due to the extremely high disposable incomes of Qataris and the strength of the fashion oriented culture of conspicuous consumption. Meanwhile, at the other end of the market the government's expansionary policies have resulted in a rapidly growing population of migrant workers to support the construction and hospitality sectors. This is in turn driving volume growth in the consumer electronics market, while an expanding READ MORE >

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Consumer Electronics Market

Industry Forecast

Latest Updates

Structural Trends
Table: Consumer Electronics Overview (Qatar 2013-2019)

Industry Risk Reward Index
Table: MEA Consumer Electronics Risk/Rewards Index, Q116

Market Overview

Recent Developments

Table: PC Sales (Qatar 2013-2019)

Table: AV Sales (Qatar 2013-2019)

Mobile Handsets
Table: Mobile Communications (Qatar 2013-2019)

Competitive Landscape

International Companies
Table: Lenovo

Local Companies
Table: Fifty One East
Table: Informatica Qatar
Table: Metra Computer Group
Table: Salam International

Regulatory Development
Table: Qatar's IT Regulatory Bodies And Their Responsibilities


Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Qatar 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Qatar 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Qatar 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Qatar 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Qatar 1990-2025)


Industry Forecast Methodology

Sector-Specific Methodology


Risk/Reward Index Methodology

Sector-Specific Methodology
Table: Consumer Electronics Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Indicators

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