Electronic sales jump 21.3%

Selasa, 30 Oktober 2012 | 09:20

Electronic products sales reached IDR2.56 trillion in September or jumped 21.3% compared to August’ sales which was about IDR2.11 trillion.Based on data from Electronic Marketer Club and the Federation of Indonesian Electronics Association (Gabel), cumulative sales of electronics reached IDR19.89 trillion in the period of January-September 2012 or the third quarter of this year.

In fact, the value of electronics sales was around IDR7.4 trillion in the third quarter of 2012, or up 13% compared to IDR6.2 trillion booked the same period last year.

The majority of electronics sales were still dominated by television which contributed about 45%, while in the second place, refrigerator contributed around 23% to the total turnover.

Meanwhile, air conditioner (AC) was third largest contributor to sales of electronic products amounted to 15% of total sales.

Chairman of Electronic Marketer Club Rudyanto said sales in August 2012 was down from the previous month due to shorter working days following the holiday season.(T03/TW)

by Hadijah Alaydrus, Herdiyan
source http://en.bisnis.com