World production of lighting fixtures (major 60 countries) was worth about US$ 72.9 billion (EUR 52.4 billion) for the year 2011, with an 11% increase compared to the previous year . Production of lighting fixtures for the same 60 countries was estimated among US$ 61 and 68 billion during the 2007-2010 period. On the basis of the world trade for the early five months of 2012, it is probable that the growth rate for 2012 will be 8%.A further growth by 7% (in US$) can be scheduled, as an average, for the next three years. During the 2005-2012 period, average yearly growth of world trade has been by 7.5%.China increased its export by US$ 2.5 billion (from US$ 10.1 billion in 2010 to US$ 12.6 billion in 2011), Germany for almost US$ half billion (over EUR 300 million), Italy for US$ 230 million. South Korea and Malaysia tripled their export of lighting fixtures. Brazil and South Africa registered a huge 40% growth.Imports of lighting fixtures registered hard growth (30% and more) in Latin America, India, Russia, South Africa, Asia Pacific (Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines).
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This market research provides an overview of the world trade of lighting fixtures, with 2011 production and consumption data at worldwide level and data on the evolution (2006-2011) of lighting fixtures trade in 60 countries selected according to their contribution to international trade of lighting fixtures.
The world imports and exports of lighting fixtures are broken down by geographical area (European Union 27 + Norway and Switzerland, Central and Eastern Europe outside the EU & Russia, Asia and Pacific, Middle East and Africa, North and South America) and by High Income countries and Middle and Low Income countries.
Trade data are also available in a country format: historical series on lighting fixtures exports and imports, origin of imports and destination of exports, country rankings to place all statistics in a broad worldwide context and allowing comparisons among specific interest areas.
The report offers opportunities for lighting fixtures exporters, arising from the increasing openness of markets and a rich collection of key country-data, allowing comparisons among specific interest areas.
Products considered as core of the research: Residential lighting, Commercial lighting, Christmas and traffic lighting, Lighting fixtures components.
Countries considered: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (China), Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam.