Japan Home Appliances Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)

Japan Home Appliances Market is segmented by Major Appliances (Refrigerators, Freezers, Dishwashing Machines, Washing Machines, Ovens, Air Conditioners, and Other Major Appliances), by Small Appliances (Coffee or Tea Makers, Food Processors, Grills & Roasters, Vacuum Cleaners, Other Small Appliances), and by Distribution Channel (Supermarkets & Hypermarkets, Specialty Stores, E-Commerce and Other Distribution Channels).

Market Snapshot

Japan Home Appliances Market
Study Period:

2016 - 2026

Base Year:



>0.8 %

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Market Overview

Japan is one of the leading markets for home appliances. Improvement in economic conditions and an increase in disposable income are substantial factors that propel the Japanese household appliance market growth. Improved lifestyles and a rise in the buying power of consumers are the major impacts of high disposable income. Household appliances have become an integral part of our daily chores. A substantial number of consumers with high disposable income have been spending on household appliances including premium & smart appliances. Increase in a technologically advanced, rapid urbanization, growth of the housing sector, rise in per capita income, improvement in living standard, a surge in need for comfort in household chores, changes in consumer lifestyle, and escalation in a number of smaller households are the key factors that drive the growth of the Japan household appliance market.

Scope of the report

A complete background analysis of the Japan home appliances market, which includes an assessment of the National accounts, economy, and the emerging market trends by segments, significant changes in the market dynamics, and the market overview is covered in the report.

Major Appliances
Dishwashing Machines
Washing Machines
Air Conditioners
Other Major Appliances
Small Appliances
Coffee/Tea Makers
Food Processors
Grills & Roasters
Vacuum Cleaners
Grills & Roasters
Other Small Appliances
Distribution Channel
Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
Specialty Stores
Other Distribution Channels

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Key Market Trends

Smart Appliances are Driving the Market

Japan's smart appliances market is witnessing rapid growth. A substantial number of consumers with high disposable income have been spending on household appliances including premium & smart appliances. Home appliances available in the market are already smart in a way as they are being controlled through microcontrollers; however, the ability to connect to the Internet will make them smarter. Smart appliances are designed in such a way that they can communicate information directly to the service operator for efficient and productive use of electricity. These appliances are also known as intelligent appliances as they can measure and control their energy usage. IoT (Internet of Things) is an emerging trend in the market and smart appliances are a subset of IoT. The IoT helps integrate digital and wireless technologies in-home or kitchen appliances.

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Increase in the Working Population

In the past few years, the lifestyle of the populace has changed mainly due to the tremendous increase in the number of the working population. This has led to an increase in household income and improvement in living standards. Since both the family members (husband & wife) are busy with office work, they get less time to complete household chores. This has necessitated the use of various equipment that helps carry out daily household chores. The usage of household appliances helps households to save time for themselves as well as serve effectively in their workplace. An increase in the working population, Improvement in economic conditions, and an increase in disposable income are substantial factors that propel the Japanese household appliance market growth.

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Competitive Landscape

The report covers major international players operating in the Japan home appliances market. In terms of market share, some of the major players currently dominate the market. However, with technological advancement and product innovation, mid-size to smaller companies are increasing their market presence by securing new contracts and by tapping new markets.

Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Deliverables

    2. 1.2 Study Assumptions

    3. 1.3 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Market Drivers

    3. 4.3 Market Restraints

    4. 4.4 Value Chain / Supply Chain Analysis

    5. 4.5 Porters 5 Force Analysis

      1. 4.5.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.5.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.5.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.5.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.5.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

    6. 4.6 Impact of Covid-19 on the Market


    1. 5.1 Product

      1. 5.1.1 Major Appliances

        1. Refrigerators

        2. Freezers

        3. Dishwashing Machines

        4. Washing Machines

        5. Ovens

        6. Air Conditioners

        7. Other Major Appliances

      2. 5.1.2 Small Appliances

        1. Coffee/Tea Makers

        2. Food Processors

        3. Grills & Roasters

        4. Vacuum Cleaners

        5. Grills & Roasters

        6. Other Small Appliances

    2. 5.2 Distribution Channel

      1. 5.2.1 Supermarkets and Hypermarkets

      2. 5.2.2 Specialty Stores

      3. 5.2.3 E-commerce

      4. 5.2.4 Other Distribution Channels


    1. 6.1 Market Concentration Overview

    2. 6.2 Company Profiles

      1. 6.2.1 Daikin

      2. 6.2.2 Electrolux

      3. 6.2.3 Haier

      4. 6.2.4 Hitachi

      5. 6.2.5 LG

      6. 6.2.6 Midea group

      7. 6.2.7 Panasonic

      8. 6.2.8 Sharp

      9. 6.2.9 Bosch

      10. 6.2.10 Toshiba

    3. *List Not Exhaustive

  8. 8. APPENDIX


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Frequently Asked Questions

The Japan Home Appliances Market market is studied from 2016 - 2026.

The Japan Home Appliances Market is growing at a CAGR of >0.8% over the next 5 years.

  • Haier
  • Daikin
  • Hitachi
  • Panasonic
  • Sharp

Are the major companies operating in Japan Home Appliances Market.

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