Egypt Retail Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Egypt Retail Report

Egypt Retail Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Egypt Retail Report
Published Aug 06, 2016
64 pages — Published Aug 06, 2016
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BMI View: Egypt s growth in ---- will remain sub-optimal, held back by the worsening slump in tourism, elevated unemployment levels and rising headline inflation. The country s ongoing subsidy reform in the energy sector and gradual currency devaluation will be will also weigh heavily on consumer spending for the remainder of the year. ...The country s ongoing subsidy reform in the energy sector and gradual currency devaluation will be will also weigh heavily on consumer spending for the remainder of the year. However, Egypt has the largest and still developing market in the Middle East and North Africa region, offering attractive opportunities for investors across the retail sector. However, Egypt has the largest and still developing market in the Middle East and North Africa region, offering attractive opportunities for investors across the retail sector.

...There is a lack of good quality retail space, with retailers reliant on the construction of new shopping centres, which is likely to extend beyond the forecast period. The majority of Egyptian households, especially in rural areas, are low-income consumers, earning less than USD--,--- annually. ...The majority of Egyptian households, especially in rural areas, are low-income consumers, earning less than USD--,--- annually. The country faced a period of political instability over the past few years and this has negatively impacted the confidence of both retailers and consumers. Traditional shopping habits continue to favour small local retailers and this is restricting the potential opportunities of the large international retailers who may struggle to attract consumers, especially outside of the country s urban areas. ...The country faced a period of political instability over the past few years and this has negatively impacted the confidence of both retailers and consumers. Traditional shopping habits continue to favour small local retailers and this is restricting the potential opportunities of the large international retailers who may struggle to attract consumers, especially outside of the country s urban areas.

...High level of unemployment might impede the growth of household incomes, giving retailers less opportunity to sell non-essential products. The instability of the region and the country could negatively affect confidence in the industry, particularly if it returns to high levels of instability. ...The instability of the region and the country could negatively affect confidence in the industry, particularly if it returns to high levels of instability. Hikes to domestic energy prices will have a pronounced impact on spending patterns over the coming years, as households are forced to devote a greater share of their incomes to fuel. High inflation poses an ongoing threat to the retail sector due to its negative influence on households purchasing power, thereby threatening consumer spending. ...

  
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