Care Products market in Greater China

The Chinese Care Products eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$247,377.3 million by 2023 and accounts for 11.4% of the total eCommerce market in Greater China. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2023-2027) will be 4.1%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$290,785.8 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 Lipsticks market in Greater China

The Chinese Lipsticks eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$4,545.8 million by 2023 and accounts for 28.7% of the Decorative Cosmetics eCommerce market in Greater China. 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 -2.9%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$4,041.0 million by 2027. The Lipsticks eCommerce market is a sub-market of the Decorative Cosmetics market. Further categories within the Decorative Cosmetics market are: Eye Cosmetics, Make-up, Nail Cosmetics, and Other Decorative Cosmetics.

eCommerce revenue development in the Lipsticks market in Greater China

in million US$

Note: Market revenue represents B2C sales of physical goods including VAT. It excludes B2B sales, C2C sales, returns, compensation for damaged or missing goods, any discounts granted and services. Data shown is using current exchange rates.

Source: ECDB analysis

eCommerce revenue growth in the Lipsticks market in Greater China

in %

Note: Market revenue represents B2C sales of physical goods including VAT. It excludes B2B sales, C2C sales, returns, compensation for damaged or missing goods, any discounts granted and services. Data shown is using current exchange rates.

Source: ECDB analysis

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %

Note: Data shown is using current exchange rates.

Source: ECDB analysis

2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Revenue (in mUS$) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Growth (in %) 7.4 29.6 27.1 62.5 87.8 1.1 36.3 90.5
AOV (in US$) 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.8 0.5
CVR (in %) 14.8 41.7 34.2 69.6 54.0 16.5 23.1 60.5
AOV: Average Order Value CVR: Conversion Rate

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total Lipsticks market in Greater China

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 Chinese Lipsticks retail market, the online share is 37.1% and will increase by an average of 3.7% to 42.9% by 2027.

eCommerce online share of the total Lipsticks market in Greater China

in %

Note: Data shown is using current exchange rates.

Source: Statista Market Insights , ECDB analysis

2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Online share (in %) 15.2% 89.5% 53.7% 36.7% 78.6% 11.4% 16.5% 30.6%

Market definition

Definition of the Lipsticks market within the Care Products market

Market definition: Care Products > Personal Care > Decorative Cosmetics > Lipsticks The category Lipsticks includes the online trade of lipsticks (e.g. liquid lipsticks, matte lipsticks, glossy lipsticks), lip gloss, lip balms, and more. This category does not cover medical lip care. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Lipsticks (e.g. liquid lipsticks, matte lipsticks, glossy lipsticks)
  • Lip gloss
  • Lip balms
  • Lipliners

Out-of-scope

  • Medical lip care