The Report, now at its thirtieth edition, provides a breakdown of lighting fixtures market in 30 European countries by segment (Consumer, Professional Indoor, Industrial, Outdoor), by products and applications and by light source (LED, Conventional).
Considered countries: Austria, Belgium-Luxembourg, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom (Europe 17, formerly Europe Part I), Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia (Europe 13, formerly Europe Part II).
Sales data and market shares for over 100 European and International players operating in this area and country data updated to 2020. Activity trend, international trade, product trends: 2015-2020 and forecasts 2021-2024.
This Report is the result of:
- information collected from approximately 200 companies active in the lighting business. The information was gathered either through active participation (direct replies to an interview or completion of a questionnaire) or through company balance sheets, figures and estimations;
- analysis of CSIL databases for lighting fixtures in Europe and worldwide;
- web scraping (localization of lighting retailers and other relevant trade outlets);
- investor relations and balance-sheets for around 80 companies;
- general documentation related to the lighting industry;
- official figures for foreign trade provided by Eurostat.
Highlighting the two main market segments for lighting fixtures in Europe, Residential-Consumer lighting and Technical-Professional lighting (commercial, industrial and outdoor), the following terminology is used:
- Residential/Consumer lighting (indoor lighting fixtures for home), broken down according to the “subjective” criteria of style (traditional, modern, design) and by positioning of the lamp (floor and table lamps, wall and ceiling lamps, suspensions/chandeliers).
- Architectural/Commercial lighting: indoor lighting fixtures for Hospitality, Offices, Retail, Museums and other places of entertainment, including downlights, low and high voltage spotlights and professional projectors, fluorescence systems, decorative lighting with size or other characteristics designed for markets like hotels, shops, offices, restaurants.
- Industrial lighting: indoor lighting fixtures for industrial use, including healthcare lighting, weather-proof, explosion-proof, marine and emergency lighting.
- Outdoor lighting, broken down into residential lighting (step lighting, bollards, wall outdoor lighting for families), urban landscape and city centres lighting (architectural projectors), street lighting and lighting for major roads (pole mounted), lighting for tunnels and galleries, sporting facilities and other “large area” spaces, Christmas and special events lighting.
- Lamps (separately LED and Conventional)
- Lighting controls.
It is the second edition of this Report in which also lamps and lighting controls are included.
In this Report, a focus is given about lighting specialists in selected metropolitan areas (2023 forecast).
A financial analysis is based on a sample of over 300 European companies active in the lighting sector, and includes profitability ratios (EBITDA, EBIT, ROI, ROE), structure ratios, employment data and per employee ratios.
The analysis of lighting fixtures distribution channels in Europe covers: direct sales and contract, specialist lighting stores, furniture/lifestyle stores and chains, wholesalers, DIY and Hyper stores, e-commerce (for this last, a special focus is given on this edition). A breakdown of lighting fixtures sales by distribution channel is available for most of the main companies. A directory of key influencers for the Contract market, such as architectural offices, free-lance designers, lighting designers, are also provided.
A breakdown of lighting fixtures exports and imports for each European Country considered is provided by country and by geographical area of destination/origin, also considering the performance of the main European companies on extra EU30 markets (Russia and other CIS Countries, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Pacific, North America, Central-South America).
Lighting fixtures sales by product (consumer/residential lighting, architectural/commercial lighting, industrial lighting and outdoor lighting) and by European country of destination are provided for the major local and International companies operating in this market. Market shares and short profiles are also included.