BMI View: In the long term, the outlook for the Venezuelan retail sector is favourable, with the country's
urbanised population and growing middle class set to drive demand for non-essential items. However, in
the short term, retailers face significant challenges. The ..."
"The Future of Retailing in Venezuela 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 d ..."
BMI View: While long-term prospects look favourable for Venezuela, the short-term growth forecast
remains uncertain, and at best will remain subdued over the medium run. The ruling government's highly
interventionist stance in retail, along with high inflation, a weak ..."
Venezuela's Feminine Hygiene market is led by The Anti-Perspirants and Deodorants category in value terms and also the fastest growing category during 2015-2020. Soap has the largest volume share in the Personal Hygiene market in Venezuela. Hyp ..."
BMI View: We continue to have a gloomy outlook for the Venezuelan retail sector over the medium term.
The country's economic troubles, including a low oil price, high inflation and weak exchange rate, as well
as the government's highly interventionist stance, will con ..."
BMI View: Our projections have been downgraded for growth rates across all sub-sectors of the retail
sector. High inflation is a key driver behind this trend. The government has implemented price controls on
certain goods, subsidising basics such as milk and soap. How ..."