TITLE

VITAMINS AND DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS

AUTHOR(S)
Crossley, Adrienne
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Brand Strategy;Mar2005, Issue 190, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the business of vitamins and dietary supplements (VDS) throughout Europe and the American countries. Growth in the Asia-Pacific and North American VDS markets was slower than average, due to fierce price competition in the U.S. and Japan. Western Europe accounts for 14% of VDS global sales, with Asia. America and Australasia accounting for a combined share of 7%. Among the emerging markets, Russia experienced 20% value growth, as consumers turned to supplements to compensate for traditional winter shortages of fruit and vegetables.
ACCESSION #
16371315

 

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