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Store Cards in Japan

Published by Euromonitor International Product code 971827
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Store Cards in Japan
Published: November 12, 2020 Content info: 21 Pages
Description

Store cards, often referred as "Gaisho cards" in Japan, had already been declining in terms of number of cards in circulation as well as transaction value and volume in recent years, before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country. The major issuers, mainly department stores, are no longer issuing new cards, preferring to encourage consumers to shift to co-branded credit cards. Moreover, although Japan's population is ageing, the new generation of older consumers shows little interest in replacing...

Euromonitor International's Store Card Transactions in Japan report establishes the size and structure of the market for ATMs cards, smart cards, credit cards, debit cards, charge cards, pre-paid cards and store cards. It looks at key players in the market (issuers and operators), number of cards in circulation, numbers transactions and value of transactions. It offers strategic analysis of sector forecasts and trends to watch.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

Why buy this report?

  • Get a detailed picture of the Store Card Transactions market;
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market's major players and leading brands;
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS

List OF CONTENTS AND TABLES

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2020 IMPACT

Store cards already on a downward trajectory prior to the COVID-19 outbreak

Lack of new cards and department stores' struggles negatively impact store cards

Closure of department stores during the state of emergency period hits store card usage

RECOVERY AND OPPORTUNITIES

Gradual disappearance of store cards expected...

...but it will not happen during the forecast period

Using one's store card via Zoom

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 1 Store Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2015-2020
  • Table 2 Store Cards Transactions 2015-2020
  • Table 3 Store Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2015-2020
  • Table 4 Store Cards Transactions: % Growth 2015-2020
  • Table 5 Store Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2015-2019
  • Table 6 Store Cards: Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2015-2019
  • Table 7 Forecast Store Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2020-2025
  • Table 8 Forecast Store Cards Transactions 2020-2025
  • Table 9 Forecast Store Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2020-2025
  • Table 10 Forecast Store Cards Transactions: % Growth 2020-2025

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

COVID-19 impact on consumer payments

COVID-19 country impact

Declining transactions value for credit cards in 2020, with only debit cards seeing positive growth

Government cashless payments scheme helps drive point-of-sale adoption of non-cash payment technology

Loyalty programmes and reward schemes remain popular among Japanese consumers

What next for consumer payments?

MARKET INDICATORS

  • Table 11 Number of POS Terminals: Units 2015-2020
  • Table 12 Number of ATMs: Units 2015-2020
  • Table 13 Value Lost to Fraud 2015-2020
  • Table 14 Card Expenditure by Location 2020
  • Table 15 Financial Cards in Circulation by Type: % Number of Cards 2015-2020
  • Table 16 Domestic versus Foreign Spend 2020

MARKET DATA

  • Table 17 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2015-2020
  • Table 18 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2015-2020
  • Table 19 Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2015-2020
  • Table 20 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2015-2020
  • Table 21 Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2015-2020
  • Table 22 Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2015-2020
  • Table 23 M-Commerce by Category: Value 2015-2020
  • Table 24 M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020
  • Table 25 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2015-2019
  • Table 26 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2015-2019
  • Table 27 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Operator 2015-2019
  • Table 28 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Issuer 2015-2019
  • Table 29 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2020-2025
  • Table 30 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2020-2025
  • Table 31 Forecast Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2020-2025
  • Table 32 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2020-2025
  • Table 33 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2020-2025
  • Table 34 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2020-2025
  • Table 35 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: Value 2020-2025
  • Table 36 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2020-2025

DISCLAIMER

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