The Global Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has experienced strong growth over the past five years by manufacturing widely accepted necessary personal care products, such as shampoo and lotions, in addition to high-end luxury goods. Although the industry is mature in most developed markets, it exhibits a high degree of innovation, particularly within organic and prestige product lines. Revenue growth is determined by demand from wholesalers and retailers, which is ultimately driven by consumer spending, tastes and preferences. In recent years, rising levels of disposable income have encouraged consumers to increasingly purchase the industry's high-end luxury products...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Global Cosmetics Manufacturing industry develops, designs, produces and markets both personal-care goods for everyday use (e.g. deodorant, shaving cream and dental floss) and specialty cosmetic products (e.g. tooth whitening strips, eyeliner and perfume). Since all the industry's products are manufactured along a wide spectrum of quality and price options, the variability of these markets and products somewhat cushions the industry from drastic changes in revenue. Furthermore, demand for luxury discretionary cosmetics and beauty products that can be sold at higher price points has increased, therefore boosting margins for many industry players...purchase to read more.

Additional Insights for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry are

  • Production of premium goods or services
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • Access to niche markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Global per capita income and World price of crude oil in the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry prepares, blends, compounds and packages toilet preparations and personal-care products, including perfumes and fragrances, hair-care, makeup, oral-care, personal hygiene and skincare products. Players in this industry are large multinational organizations that operate around the globe. Industry products are predominantly sold in downstream grocery, mass merchandisers and specialty retail stores.

    Industry Products
  • Skincare
  • Hair care
  • Makeup
  • Fragrances
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing perfume
  • Manufacturing shaving cream, shaving preparations and after shave lotion
  • Manufacturing shampoo and conditioner
  • Manufacturing sunscreen
  • Manufacturing bath salts and talcum powder
  • Manufacturing hand and face cream or lotion
  • Manufacturing deodorant
  • Manufacturing depilatories
  • Manufacturing eye shadow, mascara, face powder and lipstick
  • Manufacturing nail-care preparations and nail polish
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Global per capita income
  • World price of crude oil
  • GDP of the BRIC nations
  • Global research and development funding

  • Current Performance
    Prestige drives growthGreen and clean
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
    Established geographiesExpanding participationEmerging markets
  • Table: Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Global Wholesale and Retail Trade
  • Global Department Stores and General Merchandise Stores
  • Global Supermarkets

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Global Basic Inorganic Chemicals Manufacturing
  • Global Basic Organic Chemicals Manufacturing
  • Global Petrochemicals Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Skincare
  • Makeup
  • Hair care
  • Fragrances
  • Other
  • Chart: Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Other
  • Grocery stores and supermarkets
  • Specialty stores
  • Pharmacies
  • Department stores
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages and depreciation
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Global Cosmetics Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    L'Oreal SA, Unilever PLC,
  • Table: L'Oreal SA - financial performance
  • Table: Unilever PLC - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Global Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • World price of crude oil (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Aspirational Shopper
  • Consumers who seek high-end brands but cannot afford them; these consumers seek to acquire these products on sale or at otherwise more affordable prices (typically in the $300.00 and under range).
  • Cosmetics
  • Substances used to enhance the appearance or odor of the human body.
  • Generation Y
  • The generational cohort following Generation X, typically defined as individuals who were born in the 1980s and 1990s.
  • Natural Cosmetics
  • Cosmetic products containing mineral and plant ingredients.
  • Premiumization
  • A trend wherein companies attempt to increase revenue by offering more enhanced, value-added products, often at a higher price to consumers.
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