Sunday April 19, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
14o C
09o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Toy sales decline, domestic industry output contracts

Total toy sales in Greece posted an annual decline of 15 percent in 2011 compared with 2010, while a further drop is expected in 2012 sales, according to the ICAP Group.

The sector analysis conducted by the research company showed that in the three years from 2009 to 2011, the domestic toy market shrank at an average annual rate of 11 percent. The forecast for the decline this year compared with 2011 is estimated at 12.5 percent.

The toy sector in Greece is dominated by imports as domestic production is limited and concerns only traditional toys.

Domestic toy production (in wholesale prices) also contracted, shrinking at an average annual rate of about 6 percent, which is expected to climb to 7 percent this year.

ekathimerini.com , Friday December 28, 2012 (21:56)  
Unclear strategy has everyone puzzled
Piraeus confirms absorption of Panellinia Bank
Social security problem is due to general economic issues
List of revenue measures drafted
Panousis skeptical about law allowing early prison release
Alternate Minister for Citizens Protection Yiannis Panousis (photo) has distanced himself in an interview with Sundays Kathimerini from a law passed on Friday that allows inmates suffering...
Spike in Syrians seeking asylum in Greece
The number of Syrians applying for asylum in Greece has risen by more than 250 percent this year, according to the head of Greeces asylum service, Maria Stavropoulou. She told Sundays Kath...
Inside News
BASKETBALL
Triumph for Olympiakos at Barcelona
Olympiakos produced its best away performance so far this season to defeat host Barcelona 76-63 on Friday and snatch the home advantage in the Euroleague play-offs. The Reds have now tied th...
BASKETBALL
Another heavy loss for improved Panathinaikos in Moscow
Panathinaikos raised its performance since Tuesday but still suffered a 20-point loss at CSKA Moscow on Thursday to find itself trailing 2-0 after Game 2 of the Euroleague play-offs. Having ...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
The price of compromise
The representatives of the middle-class political world made plenty of compromises over the years and now we are paying the price. The current governments appointment of failed politicos, u...
EDITORIAL
Premiers choice
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was not elected by the 4 percent that has traditionally formed the hard core of SYRIZA supporters. Greeks may be desperate and exhausted but they still have the...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
RECENT NEWS
1. Unclear strategy has everyone puzzled
2. Piraeus confirms absorption of Panellinia Bank
3. Social security problem is due to general economic issues
4. List of revenue measures drafted
5. Agenda
6. Russia denies German report it is ready to sign gas deal with Greece
more news
Today
This Week
1. Coalition ponders next move as talks with lenders resume
2. The price of compromise
3. Greece bailout plan still lacking, ECB chief Mario Draghi says
4. Potami not seeking cooperation with other parties, says leader
5. Panousis skeptical about law allowing early prison release
6. Spike in Syrians seeking asylum in Greece
Today
This Week
1. Quarantine for Greek bank subsidiaries in neighboring countries
2. Greek finance ministry hits back at German newspaper report
3. Time to get serious
4. 'Civil war' brewing over disputed Greek goldmine
5. Putting off payments led to Q1 budget primary surplus
6. In the shadow of Greek prison, locals dread Golden Dawn trial
Find us ...
... on
Twitter
... on Facebook
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.