Care Products market in Belgium

The Belgian Care Products eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$703.5 million by 2024 and accounts for 9.2% of the total eCommerce market in Belgium. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 6.0%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$889.8 million by 2028. 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 Handkerchiefs market in Belgium

The Belgian Handkerchiefs eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$5.6 million by 2024 and accounts for 11.7% of the Hygiene eCommerce market in Belgium. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 5.0%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$6.8 million by 2028. The Handkerchiefs eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Hygiene market. Further categories within the Hygiene market are: Feminine Hygiene, Other Hygiene, and Toilet Paper.

eCommerce revenue development in the Handkerchiefs market in Belgium

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the Handkerchiefs market in Belgium

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Revenue (in mUS$)0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Growth (in %)55.527.230.014.051.189.386.997.1

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Handkerchiefs market in Belgium

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 Belgian Handkerchiefs retail market, the online share is 33.8% and will increase by an average of 12.2% to 53.6% by 2028.

eCommerce online share of the total Handkerchiefs market in Belgium

in %
20202021202220232024202520262027
Online share (in %)14.7%6.7%44.7%97.6%56.6%57.0%66.2%54.4%

Market definition

Definition of the Handkerchiefs market within the Care Products market

Market definition: Care Products > Personal Care > Hygiene > Handkerchiefs The category Handkerchiefs includes the online trade of handkerchiefs (e.g. disposable tissues, pocket-sized handkerchiefs). This category does not cover cotton handkerchiefs. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Handkerchiefs (e.g. disposable tissues, pocket-sized handkerchiefs)

Out-of-scope

  • Cotton Handkerchiefs