Care Products market in the UAE

The UAE Care Products eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$244.9 million by 2023 and accounts for 4.2% of the total eCommerce market in the United Arab Emirates. It is expected to decrease over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2023-2027) will be -2.0%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$225.7 million by 2027. Within the Care Products market ECDB considers the following three sub-markets: Personal Care, Health Care, and Household Care.

Market development

eCommerce revenue development in the Household Care market in the UAE

The UAE Household Care eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$23.8 million by 2023 and accounts for 9.7% of the Care Products eCommerce market in the United Arab Emirates. It is expected to decrease over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2023-2027) will be -2.4%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$21.6 million by 2027. The Household Care eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Care Products market. Further categories within the Care Products market are: Health Care, and Personal Care.

eCommerce revenue development in the Household Care market in the UAE

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the Household Care market in the UAE

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Revenue (in mUS$) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Growth (in %) 90.8 17.2 26.8 61.0 1.4 32.7 43.0 21.0

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Household Care market in the UAE

The online share refers to the proportion of the retail volume that is transacted via the Internet. It includes purchases via desktop PC, tablet or smartphone, both via website or app. Only retail of physical goods is taken into account. In the UAE Household Care retail market, the online share is 36.0% and will increase by an average of 8.2% to 49.3% by 2027.

eCommerce online share of the total Household Care market in the UAE

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Online share (in %) 70.4% 86.2% 37.3% 78.8% 29.2% 41.5% 85.7% 62.8%

Top stores

Top five Household Care online stores in the UAE by net sales 2022

With sales in the UAE Household Care market, carrefouruae.com generated a revenue of US$24.2 million in 2022, which means it is the leading online store in this market. The Household Care ranking of the United Arab Emirates is based on all online stores that generated sales in this market in 2022. Due to a country- and category-dependent approach, both national and international online stores can be part of the ranking. The graph shows a filtered revenue. It only includes national sales within the respective market.

eCommerce net sales generated in the Household Care market in the UAE in 2022

in million US$
Filtered revenue / share
Global revenue
Growth
US$900.0m
20.7%
US$8,300.0m 8.3%
US$550.0m
12.0%
US$4,600.0m 12.4%
US$470.0m
3.9%
US$1,190.0m 33.6%
US$430.0m
20.6%
US$2,122.0m 18.0%
US$370.0m
20.7%
US$1,814.0m 12.6%

Market definition

Definition of the Household Care market within the Care Products market

Market definition: Care Products > Household Care The category Household Care comprises digital sales of detergents (e.g. dishwashing detergents, cleaning detergents, laundry detergents) and cleaning equipment (e.g. brooms, cleaning cloths, sponges). This category does not cover toilet paper, vacuum cleaners or cleaning services (e.g. launderette services, housekeeping services, window cleaning services). All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Detergents (e.g. dishwashing detergents, cleaning detergents, laundry detergents)
  • Cleaning equipment (e.g. brooms, cleaning cloths, sponges)

Out-of-scope

  • Toilet Paper
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Cleaning services (e.g. launderette services, housekeeping services, window cleaning services)