Anfel: strong growth for White Goods in Spain


The Spanish market of White Goods goes on growing with a very good performance of many products categories. According to ANFEL, the national association of manufacturers and importers of home appliances, during the first half of this year, the sector turnover increased by 3,57%, while volume recorded a growth of 1,44% compared to the first six months of 2017. Among the products categories, the best performance was that of refrigerators, that marked a volume increase of almost 3%, thanks to the good results of three segments: side-by-side (+33%), one door (almost +19%) and two doors (+15,5%). Very strong growth was also recorded by horizontal freezers (+12%). Washing sector was the less performant in the considered period: the best result was that of dish washer, with a growing of 2,3%, while washing machines units increased only by 1% and dryers recorded a decrease of 3%. Cooking appliances closed the first half of the year with good results for all segments with the exception of hoods, that saw a decrease of 3%. Freestanding cooker, instead, grew by 8%.