EYEGLASSES - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Eyeglasses in Million Units and US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Lenses, Frames (Metal & Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced & Popular Priced). The market for Lenses is analyzed both by Material Type (Glass, Plastic and MHI & Polycarbonate) and By Design Type (Single-Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. The report profiles 342 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Bausch & Lomb, Inc.
The Carl Zeiss Group, De Rigo S.p.A., Essilor International, Hoya Corporation, Indo Internacional, S.A.


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Price : $4950
Companies : 342
Pages : 675
Date : November 2012
Market Data Tables : 274

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3  
   Industry Overview.....II-1
Vision Correction & Eye Protection: The Two Primary Uses of Eyeglasses.....II-1
Image Makeover for Eyeglasses: From Traditional Designs to Fashionable Models.....II-1
Movies & Celebrities Glorify Eyewear Usage.....II-1
1$100
   Designer Eyewear: A Hit with the Hip.....II-2
Sunglasses Riding High On the Strength of Fashion.....II-2
1$100
   Prevailing Fashion Trends in Eyewear.....II-3
Tortoise Style.....II-3
Aviators.....II-3
Rimless/Semi-rimless Styles:.....II-3
Dramatic Shape.....II-3
Sporty Style.....II-3
Distribution Dynamics.....II-3
The Rise of Pure Play Retailers Challenge Independent Optometry Channels .....II-3
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   Growing Importance of the Internet as a Key Channel for Promotion of
  Eyeglasses.....II-4
Best Prices Only Online.....II-4
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   Eyeglasses Overcome the Threat of Contact Lenses.....II-5
Demographic Trends Indicate Strong Market Potential.....II-5
Table 1: Estimated Global Population for the Years 2011, 2015P, 2018 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-5
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   Table 2: Global Population Demographics (2011 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Population by Age Group - Below 40 Years and 40 Years & Above (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6

Table 3: Global Population Demographics (2011 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Population Requiring Visual Correction by Age Group - Below 40 Years and 40 Years & Above (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6
Product & Service Comparisons.....II-6
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   Impact of the 2007-2009 World Economic Recession.....II-71$100
   Impact of Healthcare Budget Cuts in Developed Economies: A Review.....II-81$100
   Outlook.....II-9
Noteworthy Trends, Growth Drivers & Issues.....II-9
Developed Markets: Traditionally Large Revenue Contributors.....II-9
Low Penetration in Developing Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth in Eyeglasses
  Market.....II-9
2$125
   Table 4: Global Ophthalmic Optic Market (2011): Market Penetration As Measured by Estimated Wearer Rate (in %) by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-111$350
   Table 5: Global Ophthalmic Optics Market (2011): Estimated Number of People Per Retail Outlet by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
Sunglasses Segment Continues to Add “Volume” for Eyeglasses Market.....II-12
Popular-Priced Sunglasses Score Over Premium Category.....II-12
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   Demand for “Me-Too” Sunglasses on the Rise.....II-13
Changing Lifestyle Drives Market for Sunglasses.....II-13
Travel-Retail Sales of Sunglasses Continue to Grow.....II-13
Eyewear Manufacturers License Luxury Brands to Tap Opportunities in the Attainable
  Luxury Segment.....II-13
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   Lenses.....II-14
Customized Corrective Lenses Grow in Popularity.....II-14
Lenses with Antireflective Coatings Gain Rapid Acceptance.....II-14
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   Table 6: Global Penetration of Anti-Reflective Coatings on Corrective Lenses (2011): Estimated Percentage Penetration by Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-15
Progressive Lenses Gain in Popularity.....II-15
Table 7: Global Progressive Lens Market (2011): Estimated Percentage Penetration by Select Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-15
Plastic Lenses and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Overshadow Glass Lenses.....II-15
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   New Materials Gaining Ground.....II-16
Factors Influencing Growth Rates in the Spectacles Frame Segment.....II-16
Demand of Lightweight Frames on the Rise.....II-16
Plastic Frames Gain Traction.....II-16
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   Small Frames Preferred in the West.....II-17
Focus on Low-Price Offerings Drives Manufacturers to Establish M&A and JV
  Deals.....II-17
Emerging Niches Present New Business Opportunities for Eyeglasses Market.....II-17
Interchangeable Lenses to Propel Sport Sunglasses Market.....II-17
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   Innovation - Name of the Game for Industry Players.....II-18
Titanium Based Eyeglasses Grow in Popularity.....II-18
Innovative Designs to Boost Sunglasses Market.....II-18
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   CAD Tools Aid in Innovative Frame Designs.....II-19
Market Share Findings.....II-19
Table 8: Global Sunglasses Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Revenues by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19

Table 9: Global Corrective Lens (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19

Table 10: Global Eyeglass Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-19
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   Introduction.....II-20
Invention & History.....II-20
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   Lenses.....II-21
Types of Surface Treatments/Coatings Used for Lenses.....II-21
Types of Lenses: By Lens Material.....II-21
Table 11: Refraction Index of Corrective Lenses by Material Type - Glass, Plastic (Low/Medium Index), Polycarbonate, and Plastic (High/Very High Index) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-21
Glass Lenses.....II-21
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   Plastic Lenses.....II-22
Medium - and High-Index Lenses.....II-22
Polycarbonate Lenses.....II-22
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   Types of Lenses: By Lens Design/Properties.....II-23
Single Vision Lenses.....II-23
Multifocal Lenses.....II-23
Bifocal Lenses.....II-23
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   Specially Designed Bifocals.....II-24
Smart Segment.....II-24
Progressive Addition Lenses.....II-24
Progressive Power Lenses.....II-24
Trifocal Lenses.....II-24
Aspherical Lenses.....II-24
Task-Specific Lenses.....II-24
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   Photochromatic Lenses.....II-25
Limitations.....II-25
Mirrored lenses.....II-25
Polaroid lenses.....II-25
Anti-Glare Lenses.....II-25
Anti-Reflective Lenses.....II-25
Hydrophobic Topcoating.....II-25
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   Anti-Reflective (AR) Procedure.....II-26
Hard Coating.....II-26
Hand Cleaning.....II-26
Ultrasonic Cleaning.....II-26
Degassing.....II-26
Inspection.....II-26
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   Vacuum Coating.....II-27
Tinted Lenses.....II-27
Frames.....II-27
Metal Frames.....II-27
Plastic Frames.....II-27
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   Rimless Frames.....II-28
New Space-Age Materials for Frames.....II-28
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   Sunglasses.....II-29
A Brief History.....II-29
Emergence of Designer Sunglasses in Late 1970s.....II-29
Quality - A Significant Element in 1980s.....II-29
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   Sunglasses - A Fashion Accessory in the 1990s.....II-30
Sport-Specific Sunglasses: A New Segment.....II-30
Sunglasses - Primarily Driven by Fashion.....II-30
Sunglass Styles: 1990s.....II-30
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   Traditional Styles.....II-31
Retro Styles.....II-31
Sport Styles.....II-31
Prescription and Non-prescription Sunglasses.....II-31
Lenses and Frames for Sunglasses.....II-31
Colors in Sunglass Lenses.....II-31
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   Types of Lenses for Sunglasses.....II-321$100
   Growth Drivers.....II-33
Depletion of Ozone Layer.....II-33
Contact Lenses.....II-33
Trend Towards Multiple Purchases.....II-33
Marketing of Sunglasses.....II-33
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   Common Vision Defects.....II-34
Myopia.....II-34
Hyperopia.....II-34
Astigmatism/Astigma Angle.....II-34
Presbyopia.....II-34
Hypermetropia.....II-34
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   Vision Correction Techniques.....II-35
Eyeglasses - The Most Common Method of Vision Correction.....II-35
Radial Keratotomy.....II-35
Photorefractive Keratotomy.....II-35
Custom-Built Moulds.....II-35
Eyeglasses as Safety Means.....II-35
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   Common Eye Hazards.....II-36
Protective Eyeglasses.....II-36
Short-term Outlook.....II-36
Lenses for Protective Eyeglasses.....II-36
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   Use of Glass Lenses Limited to Heat-Treated Glass.....II-37
Polycarbonate and Plastic - Popular for Resistance.....II-37
Tinted Lenses - Increase Protectiveness.....II-37
Single Lens Frames for Protective Eyeglasses.....II-37
Laser Protection: A Common Application of Safety Eyeglasses.....II-37
1$100
   Criteria for Selecting Laser Protection Eyewear.....II-381$100
   Maui Jim Unveils GINGER Sunglasses.....II-39
Eyefly.com Unveils Spring 2012 Collection.....II-39
Fatheadz Releases Dea for Women and Adds New Styles to Men's Line.....II-39
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   Zeal Optics Launches New Line of Sunglasses and Goggles.....II-40
Zeal Optics to Launch Debut Sunglasses Line.....II-40
Vuzix Rolls out Wrap 1200VR.....II-40
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   Bulgari Introduces Le Gemme Line of Sunglasses and Prescription Frames.....II-41
Topman Introduces Sunglasses for Rock Your Shades Day.....II-41
MOSCOT Introduces Four New Sunglasses.....II-41
1$100
   Vuzix Introduces Widescreen Wrap™ 1200.....II-421$100
   Samsung Introduces 3D TV Eye-wear.....II-43
Maui Jim Introduces Two New Sunglasses.....II-43
Gatorz Introduces Octane.....II-43
D&G Introduces Madonna’s Sunglasses in India.....II-43
Coastal Contacts Launches Transitions Lenses®.....II-43
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   Bionic Vision Australia Introduces Bionic Eye Sunglasses.....II-44
PixelOptics Introduces emPower.....II-44
Vision-Ease Lens Unveils LifeRx® D35 Bifocal.....II-44
Flyrr.com Introduces Designer Eyewear and Sunglasses Brands.....II-44
William Rast to Unleash new Eyewear Brands.....II-44
Tactical and Wiley X Roll Out Superior-Quality Eyewear.....II-44
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   Paris Gallery Introduces Chopard’s Eyewear Collection for Men.....II-45
Star Unveils Riding Sunglasses.....II-45
Xtreme Fashion &Comfort Launches New Safety Spectacles.....II-45
Simply Eyeglasses Unveils New Stylish Eyewear Collection.....II-45
Bobster Eyewear Introduces Interchangeable Lenses.....II-45
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   Essilor India Introduces Custom Spectacles for Indians.....II-46
Fitovers Rolls out a New Variety of Prescription Sunglasses.....II-46
Sperian Protection Introduces A900 Series of Eyewears.....II-46
William Rast and Viva International Sign Agreement.....II-46
Transitions Optical and Indo Launch Advanced Lenses under Transitions VI Range
  (Spain).....II-46
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   Safilo Group Launches 55DSL Sunglasses.....II-47
Safilo Group Introduces New Sunglasses under Gucci Eyeweb Collection.....II-47
1$100
   Seiko Optical Launches Seiko Superior Lenses.....II-48
Sundog Eyewear Launches Smoke-Colored Mela-Lens™, Mela-Lens™ Photochromic and
  Mela-Lens™ Polarized.....II-48
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   Hoya Lens India Unveils Customized Lenses in India.....II-49
Galaxy Optical and Religion Clothing Unveils Eyewear Collection.....II-49
Super Sunglasses Launches New Model of Sunglasses.....II-49
Goggles and Glasses Introduces New Vintage Tattoo Sunglasses Line.....II-49
Tint-A-Shield Launches Reusable and Removable Sunglasses.....II-49
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   Solaris Unveils Roberto Cavalli’s Sunglass Collection.....II-50
Solaris Introduces Emilio Pucci Collection of Sunglass.....II-50
Mormaii Rolls Out MX Collection.....II-50
Sourcingmap Wholesale Sunglasses Unveils Fashion Sunglasses Range.....II-50
Jimmy Choo Introduces Sunglasses Collection.....II-50
Fat Face Rolls Out Sunglasses Collection.....II-50
CTSwholesalesunglasses.com Introduces 2008 Sunglass Series.....II-50
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   Revision Eyewear Launches Hellfly Ballistic Sunglass.....II-51
Ono's Trading Launches Longitude Sunglasses.....II-51
Petrol Eyewear to Launch Polarized Driving Sunglass Collection.....II-51
AffordableVision.com Launches Website for Eyeglass.....II-51
ICU Eyewear Launches Eco-Friendly Reading Eyeglasses.....II-51
Couteur Designs Rolls Out Four New Optical Styles.....II-51
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   Tri-Specs Rolls Out Stereo Wireless Headphone Sunglasses.....II-52
GlassesUSA Unveils Washington Collection of Eyeglasses.....II-52
SmartBuyGlasses Introduces 2009 Prada Sunglasses Line.....II-52
Revision Rolls Out Sawfly-TX Tactical Eyewear System.....II-52
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   Seiko Optical Unveils Super MV 1.67.....II-53
Carl Zeiss Vision Unveils Zeiss Individual SV.....II-53
Clearly Contacts Introduces Progressive Eyeglasses.....II-53
Mauli Jim Unveils New Sunglasses Collection for Women.....II-53
1$100
   4x4 Launches New Safety Eyewear.....II-54
Sundog Eyewear Launches Sundog Mela-Lens.....II-54
Titan Fastrack Rolls Out Army Collection of Sunglasses and Watches.....II-54
EyeGearZone.com Unveils Freedom24 Motorcycle Sunglasses.....II-54
Indo Internacional Introduces New Edition of Mido.....II-54
1$100
   Indo Internacional Launches Eyewear Collection.....II-55
Quantum Optics Unveils Gargoyles Optical Collection.....II-55
Coastal Contacts Introduces Progressive Lens Eyeglasses.....II-55
Nanofilm Rolls Out Clarity® Defog It.....II-55
Sony Rolls Out Movie Eyeglasses.....II-55
1$100
   NEC Unveils Retina-Display Translation Specs.....II-561$100
   Vera Bradley and McGee Renew Licensing Agreement.....II-57
Missoni Enters into License Agreement.....II-57
Marchon Enters into Agreement with Chloé.....II-57
1$100
   Luxottica Takes Over Sun Planet Retail Chain.....II-58
Safilo Acquires Polaroid Eyewear Business.....II-58
1$100
   Marchon Eyewear Acquires Dragon Alliance.....II-59
Menicon to Take Over W.I. System.....II-59
Luxottica to Acquire Erroca.....II-59
Acon Investments Acquires Refac Optical Group.....II-59
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   Luxottica and Armani Enter into Preliminary Licensing Agreement.....II-60
Luxottica and Armani Group Sign Letter of Intent for Licensing.....II-60
Marchon Enters into Licensing Agreement with Salvatore Ferragamo.....II-60
1$100
   Navarre Corporation and Warby Parker Eyewear Enter into Logistics Agreement.....II-61
Luxottica and Bulgari Extend Licensing Agreement.....II-61
Luxottica and Brooks Brothers Extend Licensing Agreement.....II-61
Viva International Inks Licensing Agreement with Mark Nason.....II-61
Barberini Acquires Ophthalmic Unit of Schott.....II-61
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   De Rigo Vision Enters into License Agreement with Blufin.....II-62
Essilor Acquires Signet Armorlite.....II-62
FGX International Merges with Essilor.....II-62
Lens Dynamics Merges with Firestone Optics.....II-62
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   Kaenon Polarized Inks Partnership with Rodenstock.....II-63
Panasonic Shikoku Electronics Partners with PixelOptics.....II-63
GlassesUSA Enters into Partnership with Lions Club.....II-63
Gitanjali Lifestyle Inks Joint Venture Agreement with Hassan's Optician
  Company.....II-63
Oakley Renews Agreement with Dorna Sports.....II-63
1$100
   Luxottica Group Renews Agreement with Salvatore Ferragamo Italia.....II-64
Luxottica Group Inks Agreement with Tory Burch.....II-64
Marcolin and Montblanc Renew Agreement.....II-64
Sundog Eyewear Renews Contract with Paula Creamer.....II-64
1$100
   Safilo Group and Sweetface Fashion Company Renew Agreement.....II-65
Safilo Group Establishes Subsidiary in Moscow.....II-65
Boots Opticians and Dollond & Aitchison to Merge.....II-65
National Vision Purchases Eyeglass World chain.....II-65
1$100
   Skechers USA Inks Agreement with Viva Intl.....II-66
Teijin Develops Bioplastic Eyeglasses in Partnership with Tanaka Foresight.....II-66
Abbott Laboratories Acquires Visiogen.....II-66
Bushnell Outdoor Products Takes-Over Cebe.....II-66
Optoplast Eyewear, Andrew Actman and Actman & Mico to Merge.....II-66
Safilo Group Inks a Licensing Agreement with Tommy Hilfiger.....II-66
1$100
   Indo Collaborates with McLaren.....II-67
Eschenbach Group Takes Over Tura Eyewear.....II-67
FGX International Purchases Corinne McCormack.....II-67
1$100
   Maui Jim Terminates Agreement with Luxottica.....II-68
Karl Lagerfeld Enters into Distribution Agreement with Optic 2000.....II-68
Luxottica to Acquire Stake in Multiopticas.....II-68
Luxottica Renews License Agreement with Donna Karen.....II-68
OptumHealth Joins Hand with Prevent Blindness America.....II-68
1$100
   Luxottica to Merge Two Production Facilities.....II-691$100
   Bausch & Lomb, Inc. (US).....II-70
The Carl Zeiss Group (Germany).....II-70
De Rigo S.p.A. (Italy).....II-70
1$100
   Essilor International (France).....II-71
Hoya Corporation (Japan).....II-71
1$100
   Indo Internacional, S.A. (Spain).....II-72
Luxottica Group S.p.A. (Italy).....II-72
Oakley, Inc. (USA).....II-72
1$100
   Safilo Group S.p.A. (Italy).....II-73
TEK Optical Canada (Canada).....II-73
1$100
   Unit Analytics.....II-74
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-74
1$350
   Table 13: World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-751$350
   Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-761$350
   Eyeglasses Market by Product Group/Segment.....II-77
Lenses Market.....II-77
Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-77
1$350
   Table 16: World Historic Review for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-781$350
   Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-791$350
   Lenses by Material Type.....II-80
Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Material Type - Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-80
1$350
   Table 19: World Historic Review for Lenses by Material Type - Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-811$350
   Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Material Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Glass Lenses, Plastic Lenses, and MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-821$350
   Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-831$350
   Table 22: World Historic Review for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-841$350
   Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Glass Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-851$350
   Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-861$350
   Table 25: World Historic Review for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-871$350
   Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-881$350
   Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-891$350
   Table 28: World Historic Review for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-901$350
   Table 29: World 15-Year Perspective for MHI & Polycarbonate Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-911$350
   Lenses By Design Type.....II-92
Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-92
1$350
   Table 31: World Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-931$350
   Table 32: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-941$350
   Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-951$350
   Table 34: World Historic Review for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-961$350
   Table 35: World 15-Year Perspective for Single Vision Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-971$350
   Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-981$350
   Table 37: World Historic Review for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-991$350
   Table 38: World 15-Year Perspective for Bifocal Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1001$350
   Table 39: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1011$350
   Table 40: World Historic Review for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1021$350
   Table 41: World 15-Year Perspective for Progressive Addition Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1031$350
   Frames Market.....II-104
Table 42: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-104
1$350
   Table 43: World Historic Review for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1051$350
   Table 44: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1061$350
   Frames by Material Type.....II-107
Table 45: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Product Segment - Metal and Plastic Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-107
1$350
   Table 46: World Historic Review for Frames by Product Segment - Metal and Plastic Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1081$350
   Table 47: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Metal and Plastic Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1091$350
   Table 48: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1101$350
   Table 49: World Historic Review for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1111$350
   Table 50: World 15-Year Perspective for Metal Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1121$350
   Table 51: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1131$350
   Table 52: World Historic Review for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1141$350
   Table 53: World 15-Year Perspective for Plastic Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1151$350
   Sunglasses Market.....II-116
Table 54: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-116
1$350
   Table 55: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1171$350
   Table 56: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1181$350
   Sunglasses by Category.....II-119
Table 57: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-119
1$350
   Table 58: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1201$350
   Table 59: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1211$350
   Table 60: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Premium-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1221$350
   Table 61: World Historic Review for Premium- Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1231$350
   Table 62: World 15-Year Perspective for Premium-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1241$350
   Table 63: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Popular-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1251$350
   Table 64: World Historic Review for Popular- Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1261$350
   Table 65: World 15-Year Perspective for Popular-Priced Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1271$350
   Dollar Analytics.....II-128
Table 66: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-128
1$350
   Table 67: World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1291$350
   Table 68: World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1301$350
   Eyeglasses Market by Product Group/Segment.....II-131
Lenses Market.....II-131
Table 69: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-131
1$350
   Table 70: World Historic Review for Lenses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1321$350
   Table 71: World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1331$350
   Frames Market.....II-134
Table 72: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-134
1$350
   Table 73: World Historic Review for Frames by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1351$350
   Table 74: World 15-Year Perspective for Frames by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1361$350
   Sunglasses Market.....II-137
Table 75: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-137
1$350
   Table 76: World Historic Review for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1381$350
   Table 77: World 15-Year Perspective for Sunglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1391$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Outlook.....III-1
Factors Key to the US Eyeglasses Market.....III-1
Aging Population: A Definite Market Opportunity.....III-1
1$75
   Table 78: US Eyewear Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Eyewear Users by Age Group (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-2
Increased Replacements Augur Well for the US Eyeglasses Market.....III-2
Increased Level of Health Awareness.....III-2
Noteworthy Trends in the US Eyeglasses Market.....III-2
Bifocals: Edged Aside by Progressive Lenses.....III-2
1$200
   New Raw Materials Challenge Polycarbonate in Lens Manufacture.....III-3
Plastic Versions Dominate the Lenses & Frames Market in the US.....III-3
Table 79: Retail Structure of Frames Market in the US (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Outlet Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-3
1$200
   Table 80: US Retail Eyewear Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales Revenues by Type of Store (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-4
Sunglasses - A Special Review.....III-4
1$200
   Table 81: US Sunglasses Lenses Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Type of Lens Used (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5
Consumer Profile.....III-5
Evolving Market Segments Augur Well for Sunglasses Market.....III-5
1$200
   Distribution Dynamics.....III-6
Table 82: Market for Sunglasses in the United States (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Retail Dollar Sales by Distribution Channels (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-6
1$200
   Manufacturing Standards for Sunglasses.....III-7
American National Standards, Inc. (ANSI) and FDA Voluntary Labeling.....III-7
Standards for Labeling Three Categories of Lenses.....III-7
Product Launches/Developments.....III-7
3$125
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-104$125
   Key Players.....III-141$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-15
Table 83: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-15
1$200
   Table 84: US Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-161$200
   Table 85: US 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-171$200
   Table 86: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-181$200
   Table 87: US Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-191$200
   Table 88: US 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-201$200
   Table 89: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$200
   Table 90: US Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-221$200
   Table 91: US 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-231$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-24
Outlook.....III-24
Glance at the Canadian Eyewear Industry.....III-24
Sunglasses- A Highly Desired Fashion Accessory of Canadian Consumers.....III-24
1$75
   Ageing Population to Drive Growth.....III-25
Understanding Canadian Consumers.....III-25
Product Developments.....III-25
Key Player.....III-25
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-26
Table 92: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular- Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-26
1$200
   Table 93: Canadian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-271$200
   Table 94: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-281$200
   Table 95: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-291$200
   Table 96: Canadian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-301$200
   Table 97: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-311$200
   Table 98: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-321$200
   Table 99: Canadian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-331$200
   Table 100: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-35
Outlook.....III-35
Global Downturn Encourages Acquisition of Small & Mid Size Retailers – A Key
  Trend.....III-35
Distribution Channels.....III-35
1$75
   Distribution Chain in Japan for Visual Corrective Lenses.....III-36
Key Market Findings.....III-36
Table 101: Japanese Eyeglass Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
1$200
   Product Launch.....III-37
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-37
Key Player.....III-37
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-38
Table 102: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-38
1$200
   Table 103: Japanese Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-391$200
   Table 104: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-401$200
   Table 105: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$200
   Table 106: Japanese Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-421$200
   Table 107: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-431$200
   Table 108: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-441$200
   Table 109: Japanese Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-451$200
   Table 110: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-461$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-47
Outlook.....III-47
Market Overview.....III-47
Stiff Market Competition Drives Innovation in the European Eyeglasses
  Market.....III-47
Inclination towards Asian Sourcing.....III-47
1$75
   Table 111: Average Replacement Cycle for Frames in Europe by Country - Germany, Spain, France, UK, and Italy.....III-48

Table 112: EU Eyeglass Frames Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48

Table 113: European Sunglasses Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Type of Sunglasses - Plano & Prescription Sunglasses (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48
Product Launch.....III-48
1$200
   Strategic Corporate Development.....III-491$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-50
Table 114: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-50
1$200
   Table 115: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-511$200
   Table 116: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-521$200
   Table 117: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-531$200
   Table 118: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   Table 119: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-551$200
   Table 120: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-561$200
   Table 121: European Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-571$200
   Table 122: European 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-581$200
   Table 123: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-591$200
   Table 124: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-601$200
   Table 125: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-611$200
   Table 126: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-621$200
   Table 127: European Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-631$200
   Table 128: European 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-641$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-65
Outlook.....III-65
Lenses and Frames Market to Drive Growth.....III-65
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-65
1$75
   Key Player.....III-661$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-67
Table 129: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-67
1$200
   Table 130: French Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-681$200
   Table 131: French 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-691$200
   Table 132: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-701$200
   Table 133: French Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-711$200
   Table 134: French 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-721$200
   Table 135: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-731$200
   Table 136: French Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-741$200
   Table 137: French 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-751$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-76
Outlook.....III-76
Eyeglasses Market Overview.....III-76
Spectacles Market.....III-76
Sunglasses Market.....III-76
Channels of Distribution.....III-76
1$75
   German Health Service Modernisation Act.....III-77
Large-Scale Healthcare Reforms on Cards.....III-77
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-77
1$75
   Key Player.....III-781$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-79
Table 138: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79
1$200
   Table 139: German Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-801$200
   Table 140: German 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-811$200
   Table 141: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-821$200
   Table 142: German Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-831$200
   Table 143: German 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-841$200
   Table 144: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-851$200
   Table 145: German Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-861$200
   Table 146: German 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-871$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-88
Outlook.....III-88
Market Overview.....III-88
Small Frames and Lenses in High Demand.....III-88
1$75
   Purchase Behavior of Teenagers and Tweens.....III-89
Teenagers.....III-89
Tweens.....III-89
Product Launches/Developments.....III-89
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-903$125
   Key Players.....III-932$100
   B. Market Analytics.....III-95
Table 147: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-95
1$200
   Table 148: Italian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-961$200
   Table 149: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-971$200
   Table 150: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-981$200
   Table 151: Italian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-991$200
   Table 152: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1001$200
   Table 153: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1011$200
   Table 154: Italian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1021$200
   Table 155: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1031$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-104
Outlook.....III-104
Eyecare and Optical Industry in UK: A Review.....III-104
Optical Retail Stores - A Current Picture.....III-104
Sunglasses Emerge as a Lucrative Segment for Eyewear Manufacturers.....III-104
1$75
   Key Statistical Findings.....III-105
Table 156: UK Sunglass Frames Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Material Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-105
Product Launch.....III-105
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-105
2$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-107
Table 157: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-107
1$200
   Table 158: UK Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1081$200
   Table 159: UK 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1091$200
   Table 160: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1101$200
   Table 161: UK Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1111$200
   Table 162: UK 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1121$200
   Table 163: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1131$200
   Table 164: UK Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1141$200
   Table 165: UK 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1151$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-116
Outlook.....III-116
Market Overview.....III-116
Open to Foreign Production.....III-116
Sunglasses Market.....III-116
Monopolized by Few Large Manufacturers.....III-116
1$75
   Product Launch.....III-117
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-117
Key Player.....III-117
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-118
Table 166: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-118
1$200
   Table 167: Spanish Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1191$200
   Table 168: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1201$200
   Table 169: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1211$200
   Table 170: Spanish Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1221$200
   Table 171: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1231$200
   Table 172: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1241$200
   Table 173: Spanish Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1251$200
   Table 174: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1261$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-127
Outlook.....III-127
Optical Retail Chains Gaining Ground.....III-127
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-127
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-128
Table 175: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-128
1$200
   Table 176: Russian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1291$200
   Table 177: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1301$200
   Table 178: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1311$200
   Table 179: Russian Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1321$200
   Table 180: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1331$200
   Table 181: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1341$200
   Table 182: Russian Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1351$200
   Table 183: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1361$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-137
Outlook.....III-137
Swiss Opportunities on the Cards.....III-137
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-138
Table 184: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-138
1$200
   Table 185: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1391$200
   Table 186: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1401$200
   Table 187: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1411$200
   Table 188: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1421$200
   Table 189: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1431$200
   Table 190: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1441$200
   Table 191: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1451$200
   Table 192: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1461$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-147
Outlook.....III-147
Asia-Pacific - A Lucrative Market for Eyeglasses.....III-147
Blossoming Market for Lenses.....III-147
1$75
   A Dual Purpose Destination.....III-148
Focus on Select Markets.....III-148
Australia.....III-148
Market Overview.....III-148
Major Trends.....III-148
Vision Correction and Graying Population Jacks Growth.....III-148
1$75
   Eyeglasses Witness a Phenomenal Shift.....III-149
Health Insurance Fund Influencing Choice of Optical Dispenser.....III-149
China.....III-149
Entering the Dragon’s Lair.....III-149
Production Scenario.....III-149
1$75
   Shenzhen: A Major Production Center for Eyeglasses.....III-150
Wenzhou: Horizons for Growth.....III-150
Damaiyu Economic Development Zone:.....III-150
Bright Future Outlook for Eyeglasses Market.....III-150
1$75
   Leading Global Companies Eye Chinese Eyewear Market.....III-151
Supply Market.....III-151
1$75
   Profiling Chinese Consumers.....III-152
Entry into WTO: Opportunities and Challenges.....III-152
Development Targets.....III-152
Key Trends.....III-152
Fashionable Eyeglasses on the Rise.....III-152
Increasing Focus on Innovative Sunglasses Designs.....III-152
1$75
   Intense Competition in the Chinese Eyeglasses Market.....III-153
Franchise Operations Gain Importance.....III-153
1$75
   Despite Rapid Growth Hurdles Still Remain.....III-154
Uneven Distribution of Production Bases.....III-154
Irrational Product Mix.....III-154
Weak International Representation.....III-154
Weak R&D Ability.....III-154
1$75
   Absence of Domestic Marketing and Distribution Network.....III-155
Lack of Strong Brand Value.....III-155
Complete Professional Training System.....III-155
Regulations Governing Spectacles Exports.....III-155
1$75
   Hong Kong.....III-156
Market Overview.....III-156
Manufacturers Perspective.....III-156
1$75
   Hong Kong Eyewear Makers Challenging Italian Producers.....III-157
The Chinese Connection.....III-157
Outsourcing of Frame Production to Hong Kong Gaining Ground.....III-157
Industry Trends.....III-157
Offshore Outsourcing Enables Industry to Focus on Brand Management.....III-157
1$75
   Downstream Expansion.....III-158
Growing Focus on Quality.....III-158
OBM & ODM Trends.....III-158
Retail Opportunities in China.....III-158
Product Trends.....III-158
Trend Towards Lightweight Material.....III-158
1$75
   Fashion Brands & Designer Labels to Make a Mark.....III-159
Lenses Sport New Properties.....III-159
Frames Being Designed for Trendy Look.....III-159
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   Frame Raw Materials – Greater Dependence on Imports.....III-160
Sales Channels.....III-160
Regulatory Norms Governing Exports.....III-160
Promotional Activity.....III-160
Spectacles for All Categories.....III-160
Q-Mark Certification.....III-160
1$75
   India.....III-161
Market Overview.....III-161
Growing Market for Eyewear Products.....III-161
1$75
   Liberalization Alters Market Situation.....III-162
Transition from Traditional to High-Quality Optical Products.....III-162
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   Indian Eyewear Industry Under Scan.....III-163
Competitive Landscape.....III-163
Metros and Larger Cities- Major Growth Drivers.....III-163
Segment Analysis.....III-163
Fashion-Eyewear.....III-163
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   Sunglasses Segment.....III-164
Optical Segment.....III-164
Imported Products- Lifeline of Indian Optical Sector.....III-164
Non-Standardized Goods- An End-Product of Unorganized Eyewear Sector.....III-164
Korea.....III-164
Eyewear Industry - A Perspective.....III-164
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   New Zealand.....III-165
Market Overview.....III-165
Singapore.....III-165
The Lenses Market.....III-165
Frames and Sunglasses Market.....III-165
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   Distribution Channel.....III-166
End-Users.....III-166
Other Key Facts.....III-166
High Occurrence of Myopia Among Singaporeans.....III-166
High-Receptivity to the US, Italian, and Japanese Brands.....III-166
1$75
   Taiwan.....III-167
Eyewear Industry to Manufacture High-Value Eyewear Products.....III-167
China - A Major Market for Leading Taiwanese Optical Lens Makers.....III-167
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-167
1$75
   Product Launches.....III-1682$100
   B. Market Analytics.....III-170
Table 193: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-170
1$200
   Table 194: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1711$200
   Table 195: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1721$200
   Table 196: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1731$200
   Table 197: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1741$200
   Table 198: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1751$200
   Table 199: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1761$200
   Table 200: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1771$200
   Table 201: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1781$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-179
Outlook.....III-179
Focus on Select Markets.....III-179
Brazil.....III-179
Many Takers for Sports Glasses.....III-179
Contraband: The Biggest Growth Dampener.....III-179
Chile.....III-179
Optical Market Overview.....III-179
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   Mexico.....III-180
Competition Intensifies in the Mexican Optical Market.....III-180
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-181
Table 202: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-181
1$200
   Table 203: Latin America Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1821$200
   Table 204: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1831$200
   Table 205: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1841$200
   Table 206: Latin America Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1851$200
   Table 207: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1861$200
   Table 208: Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1871$200
   Table 209: Latin America Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1881$200
   Table 210: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1891$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-190
Outlook.....III-190
High-End Products Gaining Ground.....III-190
Middle East - Market Information.....III-190
Optical Goods Market in United Arab Emirates.....III-190
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   Product Launches.....III-191
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-191
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   B. Market Analytics.....III-192
Table 211: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group/ Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-192
1$200
   Table 212: Rest of World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1931$200
   Table 213: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Lenses (Glass, Plastic, and MHI & Polycarbonate), Frames (Metal and Plastic), and Sunglasses (Premium-Priced and Popular-Priced) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1941$200
   Table 214: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1951$200
   Table 215: Rest of World Historic Review for Lenses by Design Type - Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Million Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1961$200
   Table 216: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Lenses by Design Type - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Single Vision, Bifocal, and Progressive Addition Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1971$200
   Table 217: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1981$200
   Table 218: Rest of World Historic Review for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-1991$200
   Table 219: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Eyeglasses by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Lenses, Frames, and Sunglasses Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-2001$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 342 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 395)

Region/Country Players

The United States 110 Canada 7 Japan 7 Europe 161 France 25 Germany 32 The United Kingdom 22 Italy 36 Spain 6 Rest of Europe 40 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 108 Latin America 1 Africa 1
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