Market Analysis

The latest insights and analysis about the international eyewear market including market sizes, growth, drivers and trends on a country, regional and global level.

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  • News briefs

    Global soft contact lens market estimated at $9.5 billion


    At the group’s investor presentation day earlier this week, CooperCompanies said that its CooperVision unit outpaced the global contact lens market growth in recent years, with annual sales increasing at an average annual rate of 6.4 percent since 2016. Based on independent research and management estimates, the company estimates the ...

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    Optical shops struggling to recruit


    A clear majority, some 89 percent, of U.S. eyecare businesses find staffing to be more difficult after than before Covid, whereas about 11 percent find no change, and 2 percent find it easier. Such are the results of a poll conducted by Vision Monday and Women in Optometry, two American ...

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    APAC has become the world’s largest online eyewear market, research finds


    Market research provider Euromonitor International has released a report titled “Where Consumers Shop for Eyewear.” Published in April, the report was presented at this year’s 100% Optical show, on April 23-25.

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    ZVA confirms German market rebound, but lack of opticians endures

    2022-05-25T06:52:00+01:00By Pierre-Marie Bernard

    The Zentralverband der Augenoptiker und Optometristen (ZVA), the German association of opticians and optometrists, has released its annual report on the German market for 2021. The results are based on data collected from its members but also from other market players, associations and research companies.

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    Child-myopia awareness on the rise in France, survey says


    A recent survey by the French Association for Eyesight Improvement (AsnaV) and OpinionWay suggests that close to half of the French population suffer from myopia as 48 percent of the 1,057 surveyed people said they felt some discomfort for long-distance vision. 

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    Italian eyewear recovery driven by eyeglasses’ frames

    2022-05-03T05:20:00+01:00By Pierre-Marie Bernard

    The 2021 Italian eyewear report by ANFAO published ahead of the Mido show conveyed a sense of relief after a strong rebound of production and exports last year, but also serious concerns for the future, directly and indirectly linked to the war in Ukraine.

Sector Reports

A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020 (5)

A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020


A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020