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Electrical Wholesalers Market Report - Europe 2017-2021 Analysis

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Introduction and Overview

The 1st edition of the 'Electrical Wholesalers Market Report - Europe 2017-2021 Analysis' provides an overview of the electrical wholesaling sector in 12 EU countries (excluding UK).

Countries Covered:


  1.    -  Germany                   -  Finland
  2.    -  France                      -  Netherlands
  3.    -  Italy                           -  Portugal
  4.    -  Spain                        -  Austria
  5.    -  Sweden                    -  Belgium
  6.    -  Denmark                   -  Republic of Ireland

Economic Background

  • General economic overview and introduction - economic background, historical context.
  • Demographic profiling.
  • Construction activity levels - trends in 2011-15, preliminary data for 2016.
  • Housing market - recent activity.
  • Review of overall market conditions in Europe.

Electrical Wholesalers Market in Europe

  • Overall size & structure of key European markets.
  • Electrical wholesalers market size for the 12 key markets in Europe.
  • Wholesalers market structure analysis - level of concentration/fragmentation.
  • Buying groups - key players, recent changes etc.
  • Key market issues & influence - industry rationalisation in recent years.
  • Profiles of major international groups.
  • Future prospects up to 2021.

Individual Country Reviews

  • Market overview - economic profile, housing stock and tenure mix.
  • Construction overview - construction output, non-residential/residential.
  • Electrical wholesalers market review - market size, materials mix, market structure, leading suppliers. 

Report Summary

The electrical wholesalers market in Europe has experienced a difficult period in recent years, with performance in 2014-2016 varying significantly between different countries, though Germany remains the largest market.

The European market has been affected by the construction downturn in a number of countries in recent years, but 2016 has been positive with modest growth. The market is mature and is characterized by price competition but has also benefited from the increased interest in renewable and energy saving products in recent years.


List of Report Contents

  1. Contents Listing
  2. 1. INTRODUCTION AND MARKET OVERVIEW IX
  3. 2. EUROPEAN BUILDERS MERCHANTS MARKET OVERVIEW X
  4. 2.1 DEFINITION X
  5. 2.2 PRODUCT RANGE X
  6. 2.3 KEY SOCIO ECONOMIC INDICATORS XI
  7. 2.4 EUROPEAN CONSTRUCTION SECTOR XIII
  8. 2.5 EUROPEAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET XIV
  9. 2.5.1 Market Size and Forecasts xiv
  10. 2.5.2 Leading Countries xv
  11. GERMANY 2
  12. G1 ECONOMIC PROFILE 2
  13. G1.1 Overview 2
  14. G1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  15. G2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 4
  16. G2.1 Total Construction Output 4
  17. G2.2 Residential Sector 4
  18. G3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN GERMANY 5
  19. G3.1 Market Size 5
  20. G3.2 Materials Mix 7
  21. G3.3 Market Structure 7
  22. FRANCE 2
  23. F1 OVERVIEW 2
  24. F1.1 Economic Profile 2
  25. F1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  26. F2 CONSTRUCTION SECTOR 3
  27. F2.1 Construction Output 3
  28. F2.2 Residential Construction 4
  29. F3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN FRANCE 5
  30. F3.1 Market Size 5
  31. F3.2 Materials Mix 7
  32. F3.3 Market Structure 8
  33. ITALY 2
  34. I1 OVERVIEW 2
  35. I1.1 Economic Profile 2
  36. I1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  37. I2 CONSTRUCTION SECTOR 3
  38. I2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  39. I2.2 Residential Sector 4
  40. I3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN ITALY 5
  41. I3.1 Market Size 5
  42. I3.2 Market Structure 6
  43. SPAIN 2
  44. S1 OVERVIEW 2
  45. S1.1 Economic Profile 2
  46. S1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  47. S2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 4
  48. S2.1 Total Construction Output 4
  49. S2.2 Residential Sector 5
  50. S3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN SPAIN 5
  51. S3.1 Market Size 5
  52. S3.2 Market Structure 6
  53. SWEDEN 2
  54. SW1 OVERVIEW 2
  55. SW1.1 Economic Profile 2
  56. SW1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  57. SW2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  58. SW2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  59. SW2.2 Residential Sector 4
  60. SW3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN SWEDEN 5
  61. SW3.1 Market Size 5
  62. SW3.3 Market Structure 5
  63. DENMARK 2
  64. D1 ECONOMIC PROFILE 2
  65. D1.1 Overview 2
  66. D1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  67. D2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  68. D2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  69. D2.2 Residential Sector 4
  70. D3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN DENMARK 5
  71. D3.1 Market Size 5
  72. D3.2 Market Structure 6
  73. FINLAND 2
  74. FN1 OVERVIEW 2
  75. FN1.1 Economic Profile 2
  76. FN1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  77. FN2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  78. FN2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  79. FN2.2 Residential Sector 4
  80. FN3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN FINLAND 5
  81. FN3.1 Market Size 5
  82. FN3.3 Market Structure 5
  83. THE NETHERLANDS 2
  84. NL1 OVERVIEW 2
  85. NL1.1 Economic Profile 2
  86. NL1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  87. NL2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  88. NL2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  89. NL2.2 Residential Sector 4
  90. NL3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN THE NETHERLANDS 5
  91. NL3.1 Market Size 5
  92. NL3.2 Materials Mix 6
  93. NL3.3 Market Structure 7
  94. PORTUGAL 2
  95. P1 OVERVIEW 2
  96. P1.1 Economic Profile 2
  97. P1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  98. P2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  99. P2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  100. P2.2 Residential Sector 4
  101. P3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN PORTUGAL 5
  102. P3.1 Market Size 5
  103. P3.3 Market Structure 6
  104. AUSTRIA 2
  105. A1 OVERVIEW 2
  106. A1.1 Economic Profile 2
  107. A1.2 Housing Stock and Tenure Mix 2
  108. A2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  109. A2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  110. A2.2 Residential Sector 4
  111. A3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN AUSTRIA 5
  112. A3.1 Market Size 5
  113. A3.3 Market Structure 5
  114. BELGIUM 2
  115. B1 OVERVIEW 2
  116. B1.1 Economic Profile 2
  117. B1.2 Housing Stock and Housing Tenure Mix 2
  118. B2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  119. B2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  120. B2.2 Residential Sector 4
  121. B3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN BELGIUM 5
  122. B3.1 Market Size 5
  123. B3.3 Product Mix 7
  124. B3.3 Market Structure 7
  125. REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 2
  126. IR1 OVERVIEW 2
  127. IR1.1 Economic Profile 2
  128. IR1.2 Housing Stock and Housing Tenure Mix 2
  129. IR2 CONSTRUCTION OVERVIEW 3
  130. IR2.1 Total Construction Output 3
  131. IR2.2 Residential Sector 4
  132. IR3 ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET IN THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 5
  133. IR3.1 Market Size 5
  134. IR3.2 Product Mix 6
  135. IR3.3 Market Structure 6
  136. LEADING INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS 1
  137. A1 REXEL 1
  138. A2 SOLAR 3
  139. A3 SONEPAR 4
  140. A4 FEGIME 6
  141. A5 IMELCO 6
  142. A6 IDEE 6
  1. Tables & Charts
  2. TABLE 1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC DATA (GDP, POPULATION, CONSUMER PRICE INDEX, CONSUMER SPENDING) 2015 TO 2016 - GERMANY, FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, NETHERLANDS, SWEDEN, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, FINLAND, DENMARK, PORTUGAL & REPUBLIC OF IRELAND XII
  3. CHART 2: TOTAL CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT (GERMANY, FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, SWEDEN, DENMARK, FINLAND, NETHERLANDS, PORTUGAL, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND) 2011 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN) XIII
  4. CHART 3: EUROPEAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALERS MARKET AND FORECASTS 2012 TO 2021 (GERMANY, FRANCE, ITALY, SPAIN, NETHERLANDS, SWEDEN, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, FINLAND, DENMARK, PORTUGAL, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND) - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) XIV
  5. CHART 4: EUROPEAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET LEADING COUNTRIES 2016 - % BY VALUE XV
  6. TABLE G1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR GERMANY 2
  7. TABLE G2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 3
  8. CHART G3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN GERMANY 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  9. CHART G4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN GERMANY 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  10. TABLE G5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN GERMANY STARTS AND COMPLETIONS 2011 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  11. CHART G6: GERMANY - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2012 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 6
  12. CHART G7: GERMANY ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET PRODUCT MIX 2016 - % BY VALUE 7
  13. TABLE G8: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE GERMAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2016-17 8
  14. TABLE F1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR FRANCE 2
  15. TABLE F2: FRANCE HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 3
  16. CHART F3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN FRANCE 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  17. CHART F4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN FRANCE 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN) 4
  18. TABLE F5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN FRANCE HOUSING STARTS 2010 TO 2016 BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  19. CHART F6: FRANCE - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 6
  20. CHART F7: FRANCE - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET MIX - % BY VALUE 2016 7
  21. TABLE F8: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE FRENCH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2016-17 8
  22. TABLE I1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR ITALY 2
  23. TABLE I2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  24. CHART I3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN ITALY 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  25. CHART I4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN ITALY 2010 TO 2016 BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  26. TABLE I5: ITALY RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION STARTS (BUILDING PERMITS) 2010 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  27. CHART I6: ITALY - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 6
  28. TABLE I7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE ITALIAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 7
  29. TABLE S1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR SPAIN 2
  30. TABLE S2: SPAIN HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 3
  31. CHART S3: MIX HOUSING STOCK IN SPAIN 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  32. CHART S4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN SPAIN 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  33. TABLE S5: SPAIN RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION STARTS (BUILDING PERMITS) AND COMPLETIONS 2011 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  34. CHART S6: SPAIN - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 6
  35. TABLE S7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE SPANISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 7
  36. TABLE SW1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR SWEDEN 2
  37. TABLE SW2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  38. CHART SW3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN SWEDEN 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  39. CHART SW4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN SWEDEN 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  40. TABLE SW5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN SWEDEN STARTS AND COMPLETIONS 2010 TO 2015 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 4
  41. CHART SW6: SWEDEN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 5
  42. TABLE SW7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE SWEDISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 6
  43. TABLE D1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR DENMARK 2
  44. TABLE D2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  45. CHART D3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN DENMARK 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  46. CHART D4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN DENMARK 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  47. TABLE D5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN DENMARK - STARTS AND COMPLETIONS 2011 - 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  48. CHART D6: DENMARK - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2015 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€M) 6
  49. TABLE D7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE DANISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 7
  50. TABLE FN1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR FINLAND 2
  51. TABLE FN2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  52. CHART FN3: MIX OF HOUSING STOCK IN FINLAND 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  53. CHART FN4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN FINLAND 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  54. TABLE FN5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN FINLAND STARTS AND COMPLETIONS 2011 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 4
  55. CHART FN6: FINLAND - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 5
  56. TABLE FN7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE FINNISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 6
  57. TABLE NL1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR THE NETHERLANDS 2
  58. TABLE NL2: HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  59. CHARTNL3: HOUSING STOCK IN THE NETHERLANDS 2010 AND 2015 - BY % OF POPULATION 3
  60. CHART NL4 CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN THE NETHERLANDS 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  61. TABLE NL5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN THE NETHERLANDS STARTS (BUILDING PERMITS) 2012 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  62. CHART NL6: THE NETHERLANDS ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€BN) 6
  63. CHART NL7: NETHERLANDS ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET MIX 2016 - % BY VALUE 7
  64. TABLE NL8: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE DUTCH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 8
  65. TABLE P1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR PORTUGAL 2
  66. TABLE P2: PORTUGAL HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  67. CHART P3: PORTUGAL MIX OF HOUSING STOCK 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  68. CHART P4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN PORTUGAL 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  69. TABLE P5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN PORTUGAL - COMPLETIONS 2011 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 4
  70. CHART P6: PORTUGAL - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€M) 5
  71. TABLE P7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE PORTUGUESE ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 6
  72. TABLE A1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR AUSTRIA 2
  73. TABLE A2: AUSTRIA HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  74. CHART A3: AUSTRIA MIX OF HOUSING STOCK 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  75. CHART A4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN AUSTRIA 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  76. TABLE A5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN AUSTRIA STARTS AND COMPLETIONS 2011 TO 2015 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 4
  77. CHART A6: AUSTRIA - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€M) 5
  78. TABLE A7: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE AUSTRIAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 6
  79. TABLE B1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR BELGIUM 2
  80. TABLE B2: BELGIUM HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 2
  81. CHART B3: HOUSING STOCK IN BELGIUM 2010 AND 2015 % OF POPULATION 3
  82. CHART B4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN BELGIUM 2010 TO 2016 BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  83. TABLE B5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION IN BELGIUM STARTS (BUILDING PERMITS) 2011 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 5
  84. CHART B6: BELGIUM - ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2011 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€M) 6
  85. CHART B7: BELGIAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET PRODUCT MIX 2016 - % BY VALUE 7
  86. TABLE B8: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE BELGIAN ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 8
  87. TABLE IR1: KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 2
  88. TABLE IR2: IRELAND HOUSING STOCK AND HOUSING TENURE MIX 3
  89. CHART IR3: HOUSING STOCK IN REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 2010 AND 2015 - % OF POPULATION 3
  90. CHART IR4: CONSTRUCTION OUTPUT IN THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 2010 TO 2016 - BY VALUE (€BN AT CURRENT PRICES) 4
  91. TABLE IR5: RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION COMPLETIONS IN THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND 2010 TO 2016 - BY VOLUME (000'S) 4
  92. CHART IR6: REPUBLIC OF IRELAND ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS 2012 TO 2021 - BY VALUE (€M) 5
  93. CHART IR 7: IRISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2016 PRODUCT MIX - % BY VALUE 6
  94. TABLE IR8: LEADING SUPPLIERS IN THE IRISH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE MARKET 2017 7
  95. CHART IC1: REXEL TURNOVER BY GEOGRAPHIC AREA 2016 1
  96. TABLE IC2: REXEL GROUP TURNOVER 2010-2016 2
  97. CHART IC3: REXEL TURNOVER BY SECTOR 2016 2
  98. CHART IC4: SOLAR REVENUE 2012 - 2016 (DKK MILLION) 3
  99. CHART IC5: SOLAR SALES BY GEOGRAPHICAL REGION 2016 3
  100. CHART IC6: SONEPAR REVENUE 2011 - 2015 (€BN) 4
  101. CHART IC7: SONEPAR TURNOVER BY REGION 2015 5

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