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Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C20.420 | Mar 2017

Facing the future: technological advancements are expected to support sustained, though lower, growth

The Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Procter & Gamble Ltd Procter & Gamble Ltd market share
Unilever plc Unilever plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Perfume and Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has drawn strength from product innovation and diversification over the five years through 2016-17. New products include eco-ethical products and natural and organic cosmetics and perfumes, which have been introduced partly in response to increasingly sophisticated consumer tastes and the growth of ethical consumerism. This softened the effects of strained consumer incomes in the early part of the period, and the industry has grown consistently over the past five years, recovering from revenue contraction prior to the period.

The industry is highly globalised and dominated by established global players, with international trade playing a dominant role... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter


Much of the geographic history of the UK Perfume and Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has its origins in small-scale firms located in central London. Nowadays, the industry continues to display a skew towards this region and it estimated that 26.5% of establishments are located in London. These firms tend to be more niche operators that manufacture on a relatively small scale compared to larger industry players.

The South East

The South East is the second largest region in terms of industry establishments. Cheaper than London, the region has long been attractive due to its proximity to the capital and the populous Home Counties. Hig.. purchase to read more


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What is the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry?

The industry is made up of companies that manufacture perfumes and toilet preparations. These include perfumes, make-up, haircare and body-care products, oral hygiene products, shaving preparations and cosmetic soap.

Industry Products
Skincare productsHaircare productsSoap, shower and bath productsFacial cosmetics and powdersFragrancesOral hygieneShaving productsDeodorants and depilatories
Industry Activities
Manufacturing perfumes and toilet waterManufacturing beauty and make-up preparationsManufacturing sunburn prevention and suntan preparationsManufacturing manicure and pedicure preparationsManufacturing shampoos, hairspray, waving and straightening preparationsManufacturing dentifrices and preparations for oral hygieneManufacturing cosmetic soapManufacturing shaving preparations, including pre-shave and aftershave preparationsManufacturing deodorants, bath salts and depilatories

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