Anfel: 1-door refrigerators grew in the first four months of the year


logo-AnfelAccording to the data published by Anfel (Spanish association of manufacturers and importers of household appliances), Spanish market of white goods registered a growth percentage of cumulative turnover in the period January-April 2015 equal to +17.07% compared to the same period of 2014. Considering the market evolution in units, sales increased by 266,703 pieces in the first four months of the year (+15.22% compared to January-April 2014). In particular, refrigerators registered an increase of 25.19% and washing machines grew by 15.45%. In the cooling segment, the 1-door refrigerators totaled a growth of 30.54%, followed by the combined models (+25.72%), side-by-side (+21.47%) and double door refrigerators (+21.36%). As regards to the freezers, the vertical models grew by 25.75%, while the horizontal ones by 13.18%. In the washing segment, the frontal loading washing machines and the top loading washing machines achieved a similar result (+15.34% and +16.90% respectively). The dryers registered an increase of 22.88% and the dishwashers a growth of 14.06%. Finally, in the cooking segment the kitchens reached a growth equal to +5.79%, ovens +7.41% and hobs +8.94%. The vitroceramic models have had an increase of 14.49%, the induction models a growth of 10.57%. The other hobs registered a negative performance (-3.23%).