Electric Hand-Dryer Market Overview in the Netherlands
In value terms, electric hand-dryer production totaled $11M in 2010 estimated in export prices. Overall, electric hand-dryer production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 with an increase of 10% against the previous year. In that year, electric hand-dryer production reached its peak level of $11M, and then declined slightly in the following year.
The revenue of the electric hand-dryer market in the Netherlands amounted to $8.9M in 2010, surging by 6.4% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +5.0% over the period from 2007 to 2010; the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2009 with an increase of 14% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the electric hand-dryer market attained its maximum level in 2010 and is expected to retain its growth in the near future.