BMI View: Bulgaria's retail market remains relatively fragmented, held back by a small and ageing
population and low incomes. However, high levels of urbanisation have provided opportunities for
international retailers and as disposable incomes grow over the medium ..."
BMI View: Despite a relatively slow catch up with the rest of the EU, Bulgaria's economy is growing its
appeal to foreign retailers. International discounters are strengthening their presence in a relatively pricesensitive
country; however, new entrances are infrequen ..."
"The Future of Retailing in Bulgaria to 2020" is based upon an extensive, cross-country, industry research program which brings together Verdict Retail's research, modeling, and analysis expertise in order to develop uniquely detailed market da ..."
BMI View: Growth in Bulgaria's retail market will strengthen over the coming year, in line with the
gradually brightening economic situation in the country. Consumers will benefit from low energy prices,
subdued inflation as well as falling unemployment. That said, th ..."
BMI View: As demand for skilled workers in Bulgaria outpaces supply, wages will continue to rise over the
next five years. With substantial levels of urbanisation and ever improving transport networks locally and
internationally Bulgaria has an easily accessible and i ..."
BMI View: Household incomes are set to rise over the next five years, especially among middle-income
earners, as wages for skilled workers rise on the back of a shortfall in supply. The country is already highly
urbanised, and with improving intercity and internationa ..."
"The Future of Retailing in Bulgaria to 2019" is based upon an extensive, cross-country, industry research program which brings together Conlumino's research, modeling, and analysis expertise in order to develop uniquely detailed market data. I ..."
BMI View: Bulgaria, the poorest country in the EU, will see its economy grow slowly throughout the
forecast period. The country will lag to catch up with other members of the economic bloc and is unlikely to
move out of the category of the least developed countries in ..."
BMI View: Despite the harsh economic climate in the European Union, the Bulgarian retail sector posted
strong growth figures in the end of 2014 and the beginning of this year. The market is very active and we
anticipate it to continue growing and diversifying as moder ..."
BMI View: Stagnant consumer and business confidence, slowing investment and fiscal problems will hinder
both the Bulgarian economy and its retail sector. The economy of the EU's poorest member will face a
harsh year in 2015, as will its retail sector, and they will on ..."