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Eyeglasses

Product Description

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Eyeglasses in Million Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Lenses, Frames (Metal & Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced & Popular Priced). The market for Lenses is analyzed both by Material Type (Glass, Plastic and MHI & Polycarbonate) and By Design Type (Single-Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 419 companies including many key and niche players such as Bausch & Lomb, Inc., The Carl Zeiss Group, De Rigo S.p.A., Essilor International, Hoya Corporation, Indo Internacional, S.A., Luxottica Group S.p.A., Oakley, Inc., Safilo Group S.p.A, and Tek Optical Canada. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations

Disclaimers

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level

  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics

Product Definitions and Scope of Study

  • Product Definitions
    • Lenses by Material Type
      • Glass Lenses
      • Plastic Lenses
      • MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses
    • Lenses by Design Type
      • Single Vision Lenses
      • Bifocal Lenses
      • Progressive Addition Lenses
    • Frames
      • Metal Frames
      • Plastic Frames
      • Sunglasses

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY DYNAMICS

  • Industry Overview
  • Vision Correction & Eye Protection: The Two Primary Uses of Eyeglasses
  • Image Makeover for Eyeglasses: From Traditional Designs to Fashionable Models
    • Movies & Celebrities Glorify Eyewear Usage
    • Designer Eyewear: A Hit with the Hip
    • Sunglasses Riding High On the Strength of Fashion
  • Prevailing Fashion Trends in Eyewear
    • Tortoise Style
    • Aviators
    • Rimless/Semi-rimless Styles:
    • Dramatic Shape
    • Sporty Style
  • Distribution Dynamics
  • The Rise of Pure Play Retailers Challenge Independent Optometry Channels...
  • Growing Importance of the Internet as a Key Channel for Promotion of Eyeglasses
    • Best Prices Only Online
  • Eyeglasses Overcome the Threat of Contact Lenses
    • Demographic Trends Indicate Strong Market Potential
    • Table 1: Estimated Global Population for the Years 2011, 2015P, 2018 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 2: Global Population Demographics (2011 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Population by Age Group - Below 40 Years and 40 Years & Above (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 3: Global Population Demographics (2011 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Population Requiring Visual Correction by Age Group - Below 40 Years and 40 Years & Above (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Product & Service Comparisons
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession
  • Impact of Healthcare Budget Cuts in Developed Economies: A Review
  • Outlook
  • Noteworthy Trends, Growth Drivers & Issues
    • Developed Markets: Traditionally Large Revenue Contributors
    • Low Penetration in Developing Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth in Eyeglasses Market
    • Table 4: Global Ophthalmic Optic Market (2011): Market Penetration As Measured by Estimated Wearer Rate (in %) by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 5: Global Ophthalmic Optics Market (2011): Estimated Number of People Per Retail Outlet by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Sunglasses Segment Continues to Add "Volume" for Eyeglasses Market
    • Popular-Priced Sunglasses Score Over Premium Category
  • Demand for "Me-Too" Sunglasses on the Rise
    • Changing Lifestyle Drives Market for Sunglasses
    • Travel-Retail Sales of Sunglasses Continue to Grow
  • Eyewear Manufacturers License Luxury Brands to Tap Opportunities in the Attainable Luxury Segment
  • Lenses
    • Customized Corrective Lenses Grow In Popularity
    • Lenses with Antireflective Coatings Gain Rapid Acceptance
    • Table 6: Global Penetration of Anti-Reflective Coatings on Corrective Lenses (2011): Estimated Percentage Penetration by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Progressive Lenses Gain in Popularity
    • Table 7: Global Progressive Lens Market (2011): Estimated Percentage Penetration by Select Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Plastic Lenses and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Overshadow Glass Lenses
    • New Materials Gaining Ground
  • Factors Influencing Growth Rates in the Spectacles Frame Segment
    • Demand of Lightweight Frames on the Rise
  • Plastic Frames Gain Traction
    • Small Frames Preferred in the West
  • Focus on Low-Price Offerings Drives Manufacturers to Establish M&A and JV Deals
  • Emerging Niches Present New Business Opportunities for Eyeglasses Market
    • Interchangeable Lenses to Propel Sport Sunglasses Market
  • Innovation - Name of the Game for Industry Players
    • Titanium Based Eyeglasses Grow in Popularity
    • Innovative Designs to Boost Sunglasses Market
    • CAD Tools Aid in Innovative Frame Designs
  • Market Share Findings
    • Table 8: Global Sunglasses Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Revenues by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: Global Corrective Lens (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 10: Global Eyeglass Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • Introduction
  • Invention & History
  • Lenses
    • Types of Surface Treatments/Coatings Used for Lenses
    • Types of Lenses: By Lens Material
    • Table 11: Refraction Index of Corrective Lenses by Material Type - Glass, Plastic (Low/Medium Index), Polycarbonate, and Plastic (High/Very High Index) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Glass Lenses
    • Plastic Lenses
    • Medium- and High-Index Lenses
    • Polycarbonate Lenses
  • Types of Lenses: By Lens Design/Properties
    • Single Vision Lenses
    • Multifocal Lenses
    • Bifocal Lenses
  • Specially Designed Bifocals
  • Smart Segment
    • Progressive Addition Lenses
    • Progressive Power Lenses
    • Trifocal Lenses
    • Aspherical Lenses
    • Task-Specific Lenses
    • Photochromatic Lenses
  • Limitations
    • Mirrored lenses
    • Polaroid lenses
    • Anti-Glare Lenses
    • Anti-Reflective Lenses
  • Hydrophobic Topcoating
  • Anti-Reflective (AR) Procedure
    • Hard Coating
    • Hand Cleaning
    • Ultrasonic Cleaning
    • Degassing
    • Inspection
    • Vacuum Coating
  • Tinted Lenses
  • Frames
    • Metal Frames
    • Plastic Frames
    • Rimless Frames
    • New Space-Age Materials for Frames
  • Sunglasses
    • A Brief History
      • Emergence of Designer Sunglasses in Late 1970s
      • Quality - A Significant Element in 1980s
      • Sunglasses - A Fashion Accessory in the 1990s
    • Sport-Specific Sunglasses: A New Segment
    • Sunglasses - Primarily Driven by Fashion
      • Sunglass Styles: 1990s
    • Traditional Styles
    • Retro Styles
    • Sport Styles
    • Prescription and Non-prescription Sunglasses
    • Lenses and Frames for Sunglasses
    • Colors in Sunglass Lenses
    • Types of Lenses for Sunglasses
    • Growth Drivers
      • Depletion of Ozone Layer
      • Contact Lenses
      • Trend Towards Multiple Purchases
      • Marketing of Sunglasses

3. COMMON VISION DEFECTS AND VISION CORRECTION TECHNIQUES

  • Common Vision Defects
  • Myopia
  • Hyperopia
  • Astigmatism/Astigma Angle
  • Presbyopia
  • Hypermetropia
  • Vision Correction Techniques
  • Eyeglasses - The Most Common Method of Vision Correction
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Photorefractive Keratotomy
  • Custom-Built Moulds
  • Eyeglasses as Safety Means
  • Common Eye Hazards
  • Protective Eyeglasses
  • Short-term Outlook
  • Lenses for Protective Eyeglasses
  • Use of Glass Lenses Limited to Heat-Treated Glass
  • Polycarbonate and Plastic - Popular for Resistance
  • Tinted Lenses - Increase Protectiveness
  • Single Lens Frames for Protective Eyeglasses
  • Laser Protection: A Common Application of Safety Eyeglasses
  • Criteria for Selecting Laser Protection Eyewear

4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

  • Maui Jim Unveils GINGER Sunglasses
  • Eyefly.com Unveils Spring 2012 Collection
  • Fatheadz Releases Dea for Women and Adds New Styles to Men's Line
  • Zeal Optics Launches New Line of Sunglasses and Goggles
  • Zeal Optics to Launch Debut Sunglasses Line
  • Vuzix Rolls out Wrap 1200VR
  • Bulgari Introduces Le Gemme Line of Sunglasses and Prescription Frames
  • Topman Introduces Sunglasses for Rock Your Shades Day
  • MOSCOT Introduces Four New Sunglasses
  • Vuzix Introduces Widescreen Wrap(tm) 1200

5. PRODUCT LAUNCHES IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER

  • Samsung Introduces 3D TV Eye-wear
  • Maui Jim Introduces Two New Sunglasses
  • Gatorz Introduces Octane
  • D&G Introduces Madonna's Sunglasses in India
  • Coastal Contacts Launches Transitions Lenses(r)
  • Bionic Vision Australia Introduces Bionic Eye Sunglasses
  • PixelOptics Introduces emPower
  • Vision-Ease Lens Unveils LifeRx(r) D35 Bifocal
  • Flyrr.com Introduces Designer Eyewear and Sunglasses Brands
  • William Rast to Unleash new Eyewear Brands
  • Tactical and Wiley X Roll Out Superior-Quality Eyewear
  • Paris Gallery Introduces Chopard's Eyewear Collection for Men
  • Star Unveils Riding Sunglasses
  • Xtreme Fashion &Comfort Launches New Safety Spectacles
  • Simply Eyeglasses Unveils New Stylish Eyewear Collection
  • Bobster Eyewear Introduces Interchangeable Lenses
  • Essilor India Introduces Custom Spectacles for Indians
  • Fitovers Rolls out a New Variety of Prescription Sunglasses
  • Sperian Protection Introduces A900 Series of Eyewears
  • William Rast and Viva International Sign Agreement
  • Transitions Optical and Indo Launch Advanced Lenses under Transitions VI Range (Spain)
  • Safilo Group Launches 55DSL Sunglasses
  • Safilo Group Introduces New Sunglasses under Gucci Eyeweb Collection
  • Seiko Optical Launches Seiko Superior Lenses
  • Sundog Eyewear Launches Smoke-Colored Mela-Lens(tm), Mela-Lens(tm) Photochromic and Mela-Lens(tm) Polarized
  • Hoya Lens India Unveils Customized Lenses in India
  • Galaxy Optical and Religion Clothing Unveils Eyewear Collection
  • Super Sunglasses Launches New Model of Sunglasses
  • Goggles and Glasses Introduces New Vintage Tattoo Sunglasses Line
  • Tint-A-Shield Launches Reusable and Removable Sunglasses
  • Solaris Unveils Roberto Cavalli's Sunglass Collection
  • Solaris Introduces Emilio Pucci Collection of Sunglass
  • Mormaii Rolls Out MX Collection
  • Sourcingmap Wholesale Sunglasses Unveils Fashion Sunglasses Range
  • Jimmy Choo Introduces Sunglasses Collection
  • Fat Face Rolls Out Sunglasses Collection
  • CTSwholesalesunglasses.com Introduces 2008 Sunglass Series
  • Revision Eyewear Launches Hellfly Ballistic Sunglass
  • Ono's Trading Launches Longitude Sunglasses
  • Petrol Eyewear to Launch Polarized Driving Sunglass Collection
  • AffordableVision.com Launches Website for Eyeglass
  • ICU Eyewear Launches Eco-Friendly Reading Eyeglasses
  • Couteur Designs Rolls Out Four New Optical Styles
  • Tri-Specs Rolls Out Stereo Wireless Headphone Sunglasses
  • GlassesUSA Unveils Washington Collection of Eyeglasses
  • SmartBuyGlasses Introduces 2009 Prada Sunglasses Line
  • Revision Rolls Out Sawfly-TX Tactical Eyewear System
  • Seiko Optical Unveils Super MV 1.67
  • Carl Zeiss Vision Unveils Zeiss Individual SV
  • Clearly Contacts Introduces Progressive Eyeglasses
  • Mauli Jim Unveils New Sunglasses Collection for Women
  • 4x4 Launches New Safety Eyewear
  • Sundog Eyewear Launches Sundog Mela-Lens
  • Titan Fastrack Rolls Out Army Collection of Sunglasses and Watches
  • EyeGearZone.com Unveils Freedom24 Motorcycle Sunglasses
  • Indo Internacional Introduces New Edition of Mido
  • Indo Internacional Launches Eyewear Collection
  • Quantum Optics Unveils Gargoyles Optical Collection
  • Coastal Contacts Introduces Progressive Lens Eyeglasses
  • Nanofilm Rolls Out Clarity(r) Defog It
  • Sony Rolls Out Movie Eyeglasses
  • NEC Unveils Retina-Display Translation Specs

6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • Vera Bradley and McGee Renew Licensing Agreement
  • Missoni Enters into License Agreement
  • Marchon Enters into Agreement with Chloe
  • Luxottica Takes Over Sun Planet Retail Chain
  • Safilo Acquires Polaroid Eyewear Business
  • Marchon Eyewear Acquires Dragon Alliance
  • Menicon to Take Over W.I. System
  • Luxottica to Acquire Erroca
  • Acon Investments Acquires Refac Optical Group
  • Luxottica and Armani Enter into Preliminary Licensing Agreement
  • Luxottica and Armani Group Sign Letter of Intent for Licensing
  • Marchon Enters into Licensing Agreement with Salvatore Ferragamo

7. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER

  • Navarre Corporation and Warby Parker Eyewear Enter into Logistics Agreement
  • Luxottica and Bulgari Extend Licensing Agreement
  • Luxottica and Brooks Brothers Extend Licensing Agreement
  • Viva International Inks Licensing Agreement with Mark Nason
  • Barberini Acquires Ophthalmic Unit of Schott
  • De Rigo Vision Enters into License Agreement with Blufin
  • Essilor Acquires Signet Armorlite
  • FGX International Merges with Essilor
  • Lens Dynamics Merges with Firestone Optics
  • Kaenon Polarized Inks Partnership with Rodenstock
  • Panasonic Shikoku Electronics Partners with PixelOptics
  • GlassesUSA Enters into Partnership with Lions Club
  • Gitanjali Lifestyle Inks Joint Venture Agreement with Hassan's Optician Company
  • Oakley Renews Agreement with Dorna Sports
  • Luxottica Group Renews Agreement with Salvatore Ferragamo Italia
  • Luxottica Group Inks Agreement with Tory Burch
  • Marcolin and Montblanc Renew Agreement
  • Sundog Eyewear Renews Contract with Paula Creamer
  • Safilo Group and Sweetface Fashion Company Renew Agreement
  • Safilo Group Establishes Subsidiary in Moscow
  • Boots Opticians and Dollond & Aitchison to Merge
  • National Vision Purchases Eyeglass World chain
  • Skechers USA Inks Agreement with Viva Intl
  • Teijin Develops Bioplastic Eyeglasses in Partnership with Tanaka Foresight
  • Abbott Laboratories Acquires Visiogen
  • Bushnell Outdoor Products Takes-Over Cebe
  • Optoplast Eyewear, Andrew Actman and Actman & Mico to Merge
  • Safilo Group Inks a Licensing Agreement with Tommy Hilfiger
  • Indo Collaborates with McLaren
  • Eschenbach Group Takes Over Tura Eyewear
  • FGX International Purchases Corinne McCormack
  • Maui Jim Terminates Agreement with Luxottica
  • Karl Lagerfeld Enters into Distribution Agreement with Optic 2000
  • Luxottica to Acquire Stake in Multiopticas
  • Luxottica Renews License Agreement with Donna Karen
  • OptumHealth Joins Hand with Prevent Blindness America
  • Luxottica to Merge Two Production Facilities

8. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

  • Bausch & Lomb, Inc. (US)
  • The Carl Zeiss Group (Germany)
  • De Rigo S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Essilor International (France)
  • Hoya Corporation (Japan)
  • Indo Internacional, S.A. (Spain)
  • Luxottica Group S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Oakley, Inc. (USA)
  • Safilo Group S.p.A. (Italy)
  • TEK Optical Canada (Canada)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

  • Unit Analytics
    • Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Eyeglasses Market by Product Group/Segment
  • Lenses Market
    • Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: World Historic Review for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Lenses by Material Type
    • Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Material Type - Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 19: World Historic Review for Lenses by Material Type - Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Material Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: World Historic Review for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 25: World Historic Review for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: World Historic Review for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 29: World 15-Year Perspective for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Lenses By Design Type
    • Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 31: World Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 32: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 34: World Historic Review for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 35: World 15-Year Perspective for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: World Historic Review for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 38: World 15-Year Perspective for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 39: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 40: World Historic Review for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 41: World 15-Year Perspective for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Frames Market
    • Table 42: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 43: World Historic Review for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 44: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Frames by Material Type
    • Table 45: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Product Segment - Metal and Plastic Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 46: World Historic Review for Frames by Product Segment - Metal and Plastic Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 47: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Metal and Plastic Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 48: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 49: World Historic Review for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 50: World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 51: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 52: World Historic Review for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 53: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Sunglasses Market
    • Table 54: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 55: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 56: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Sunglasses by Category
    • Table 57: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 58: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 59: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 60: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Premium-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 61: World Historic Review for Premium- Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 62: World 15-Year Perspective for Premium-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 63: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Popular-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 64: World Historic Review for Popular- Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 65: World 15-Year Perspective for Popular-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Dollar Analytics
    • Table 66: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 67: World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 68: World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Eyeglasses Market by Product Group/Segment
  • Lenses Market
    • Table 69: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 70: World Historic Review for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 71: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Frames Market
    • Table 72: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 73: World Historic Review for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 74: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Sunglasses Market
    • Table 75: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 76: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 77: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Factors Key to the US Eyeglasses Market
      • Aging Population: A Definite Market Opportunity
    • Table 78: US Eyewear Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Eyewear Users by Age Group (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Increased Replacements Augur Well for the US Eyeglasses Market
      • Increased Level of Health Awareness
    • Noteworthy Trends in the US Eyeglasses Market
      • Bifocals: Edged Aside by Progressive Lenses
      • New Raw Materials Challenge Polycarbonate in Lens Manufacture
      • Plastic Versions Dominate the Lenses & Frames Market in the US
    • Table 79: Retail Structure of Frames Market in the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Outlet Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 80: US Retail Eyewear Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Revenues by Type of Store (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Sunglasses - A Special Review
    • Table 81: US Sunglasses Lenses Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Type of Lens Used
      • Consumer Profile
      • Evolving Market Segments Augur Well for Sunglasses Market
      • Distribution Dynamics
    • Table 82: Market for Sunglasses in the United States (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Retail Dollar Sales by Distribution Channels (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
      • Manufacturing Standards for Sunglasses
      • American National Standards, Inc. (ANSI) and FDA Voluntary Labeling
      • Standards for Labeling Three Categories of Lenses
    • Product Launches/Developments
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 83: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 84: US Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 85: US 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 86: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 87: US Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 88: US 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 89: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 90: US Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 91: US 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Glance at the Canadian Eyewear Industry
    • Sunglasses- A Highly Desired Fashion Accessory of Canadian Consumers
    • Ageing Population to Drive Growth
    • Understanding Canadian Consumers
    • Product Developments
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 92: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular- Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 93: Canadian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 94: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 95: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 96: Canadian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 97: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 98: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 99: Canadian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 100: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Global Downturn Encourages Acquisition of Small & Mid Size Retailers - A Key Trend
    • Distribution Channels
      • Distribution Chain in Japan for Visual Corrective Lenses
    • Key Market Findings
    • Table 101: Japanese Eyeglass Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Product Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 102: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 103: Japanese Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 104: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 105: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 106: Japanese Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 107: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 108: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 109: Japanese Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 110: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Market Overview
      • Stiff Market Competition Drives Innovation in the European Eyeglasses Market
      • Inclination towards Asian Sourcing
    • Table 111: Average Replacement Cycle for Frames in Europe by Country - Germany, Spain, France, UK, and Italy
    • Table 112: EU Eyeglass Frames Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Product Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 113: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 114: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 115: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 116: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 117: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 118: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 119: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 120: European Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 121: European 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 122: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 123: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 124: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 125: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 126: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 127: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
      • Lenses and Frames Market to Drive Growth
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 128: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 129: French Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 130: French 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 131: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 132: French Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 133: French 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 134: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 135: French Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 136: French 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
      • Eyeglasses Market Overview
      • Spectacles Market
      • Sunglasses Market
      • Channels of Distribution
      • German Health Service Modernisation Act
      • Large-Scale Healthcare Reforms on Cards
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 137: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 138: German Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 139: German 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 140: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 141: German Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 142: German 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 143: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 144: German Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 145: German 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Market Overview
    • Small Frames and Lenses in High Demand
    • Purchase Behavior of Teenagers and Tweens
      • Teenagers
      • Tweens
    • Product Launches/Developments
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 146: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 147: Italian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 148: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 149: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 150: Italian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 151: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 152: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 153: Italian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 154: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Eyecare and Optical Industry in UK: A Review
    • Optical Retail Stores - A Current Picture
    • Sunglasses Emerge as a Lucrative Segment for Eyewear Manufacturers
    • Product Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 155: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular- Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 156: UK Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 157: UK 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 158: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 159: UK Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 160: UK 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 161: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 162: UK Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 163: UK 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. SPAIN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Market Overview
      • Open to Foreign Production
      • Sunglasses Market
      • Monopolized by Few Large Manufacturers
    • Product Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 164: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 165: Spanish Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 166: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 167: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 168: Spanish Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 169: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 170: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 171: Spanish Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 172: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f. RUSSIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Optical Retail Chains Gaining Ground
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 173: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 174: Russian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 175: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 176: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 177: Russian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 178: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 179: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 180: Russian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 181: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Swiss Opportunities on the Cards
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 182: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 183: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 184: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 185: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 186: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 187: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 188: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 189: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 190: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Asia-Pacific - A Lucrative Market for Eyeglasses
      • Blossoming Market for Lenses
      • A Dual Purpose Destination
    • Focus on Select Markets
    • Australia
      • Market Overview
      • Major Trends
      • Vision Correction and Graying Population Jacks Growth
      • Eyeglasses Witness a Phenomenal Shift
      • Health Insurance Fund Influencing Choice of Optical Dispenser
    • China
      • Entering the Dragon's Lair
      • Production Scenario
      • Shenzhen: A Major Production Center for Eyeglasses
      • Wenzhou: Horizons for Growth
      • Damaiyu Economic Development Zone:
      • Bright Future Outlook for Eyeglasses Market
      • Leading Global Companies Eye Chinese Eyewear Market
      • Supply Market
      • Profiling Chinese Consumers
      • Entry into WTO: Opportunities and Challenges
      • Development Targets
      • Key Trends
      • Fashionable Eyeglasses on the Rise
      • Increasing Focus on Innovative Sunglasses Designs
      • Intense Competition in the Chinese Eyeglasses Market
      • Franchise Operations Gain Importance
      • Despite Rapid Growth... Hurdles Still Remain
      • Uneven Distribution of Production Bases
      • Irrational Product Mix
      • Weak International Representation
      • Weak R&D Ability
      • Absence of Domestic Marketing and Distribution Network
      • Lack of Strong Brand Value
      • Complete Professional Training System
      • Regulations Governing Spectacles Exports
    • Hong Kong
      • Market Overview
      • Manufacturers Perspective
      • Hong Kong Eyewear Makers Challenging Italian Producers
      • The Chinese Connection
      • Outsourcing of Frame Production to Hong Kong Gaining Ground
      • Industry Trends
      • Offshore Outsourcing Enables Industry to Focus on Brand Management
      • Downstream Expansion
      • Growing Focus on Quality
      • OBM & ODM Trends
      • Retail Opportunities in China
      • Product Trends
      • Trend Towards Lightweight Material
      • Fashion Brands & Designer Labels to Make a Mark
      • Lenses Sport New Properties
      • Frames Being Designed for Trendy Look
      • Frame Raw Materials - Greater Dependence on Imports
      • Sales Channels
      • Regulatory Norms Governing Exports
      • Promotional Activity
      • Spectacles for All Categories
      • Q-Mark Certification
    • India
      • Market Overview
      • Growing Market for Eyewear Products
      • Liberalization Alters Market Situation
      • Transition from Traditional to High-Quality Optical Products
      • Indian Eyewear Industry Under Scan
      • Competitive Landscape
      • Metros and Larger Cities- Major Growth Drivers
      • Segment Analysis
      • Fashion-Eyewear
      • Sunglasses Segment
      • Optical Segment
      • Imported Products- Lifeline of Indian Optical Sector
      • Non-Standardized Goods- An End-Product of Unorganized Eyewear Sector
    • Korea
      • Eyewear Industry - A Perspective
    • New Zealand
      • Market Overview
    • Singapore
      • The Lenses Market
      • Frames and Sunglasses Market
      • Distribution Channel
      • End-Users
      • Other Key Facts
      • High Occurrence of Myopia Among Singaporeans
      • High-Receptivity to the US, Italian, and Japanese Brands
    • Taiwan
      • Eyewear Industry to Manufacture High-Value Eyewear Products
      • China - A Major Market for Leading Taiwanese Optical Lens Makers
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Product Launches
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 191: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 192: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 193: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 194: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 195: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 196: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 197: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 198: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 199: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Focus on Select Markets
      • Brazil
      • Many Takers for Sports Glasses
      • Contraband: The Biggest Growth Dampener
      • Chile
      • Optical Market Overview
      • Mexico
      • Competition Intensifies in the Mexican Optical Market
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 200: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 201: Latin America Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 202: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 203: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 204: Latin America Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 205: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 206: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 207: Latin America Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 208: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
      • High-End Products Gaining Ground
      • Middle East - Market Information
      • Optical Goods Market in United Arab Emirates
    • Product Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 209: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group / Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 210: Rest of World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 211: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 212: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 213: Rest of World Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 214: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 215: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 216: Rest of World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 217: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
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