Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Online Computer and Tablet Sales industry has grown strongly over the past five years. Strong demand for tablets for much of the period has driven growth. The growing popularity of online shopping has also spurred industry demand, with consumers increasingly regarding buying computer products online as a cost-effective and convenient alternative to bricks-and-mortar shopping. Over the five years through 2015-16, revenue from the Online Computer and Tablet Sales industry has grown at a dramatic 15.0% annualised, to reach $699.8 million. Industry revenue is expected to grow by a slower 8.2% in 2015-16 as the demand for tablets slows and the market starts to feel the effects of saturation.
Despite rapidly increasing revenue, the industry faces increasing competition... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Over the past five years, industry revenue growth has been driven by growing demand for tablets, and the growing number of consumers switching from bricks-and-mortar to online retailers. Over much of the past five years, demand for tablets has grown strongly. However, growing signs of market saturation and the increased external competition from other technological products is expected to start to constrain growth in 2015-16. Over the five years through 2015-16, industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 15.0%, to $699.8 million. This includes substantially weaker growth in 2015-16 of 8.2%.
Demand for computers and tablets has driven industry growth for much of the past five years... purchase to read more