Spectacle Frame Market Overview in Portugal
In value terms, spectacle frame production stood at $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production showed a precipitous contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2012 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, production reached the peak level of $. from 2013 to , production growth remained at a somewhat lower figure.
The revenue of the spectacle frame market in Portugal reduced to $ in , waning by -% 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, consumption showed a perceptible decline. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2012 with an increase of % against the previous year. Spectacle frame consumption peaked at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , consumption remained at a lower figure.