Smoothing Iron Market Overview in Qatar
The revenue of the smoothing iron market in Qatar amounted to $2.2M in 2010, growing by 9.4% 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). In general, smoothing iron consumption, however, continues to indicate a deep downturn. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of 13% against the previous year. In that year, the smoothing iron market attained its peak level of $2.9M. From 2009 to 2010, the growth of the smoothing iron market failed to regain its momentum.