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2006
Volume 9
Issue 3
Topic:
Economics
ELECTRONIC
JOURNAL OF
POLISH
AGRICULTURAL
UNIVERSITIES
Idzik M. 2006. TENDENCIES AND CONDITIONS OF BASIC CONSUMER GOODS MARKET DEVELOPMENT, EJPAU 9(3), #10.
Available Online: http://www.ejpau.media.pl/volume9/issue3/abs-10.html

TENDENCIES AND CONDITIONS OF BASIC CONSUMER GOODS MARKET DEVELOPMENT

Marcin Idzik
Department of Agricultural Economics and International Economic Relations, Warsaw Agricultural University, Poland

 

ABSTRACT



The paper presents results of the research on purchase habits of Polish consumers, conducted in following years: 1992, 1995, 1997-2005, describing changes of their preferences and habits’ trends. Polish consumers’ purchase behaviour has been changing, becoming similar to the European standards. Concerning evaluation of economic potential of households, some transformations of the goods’ purchase process as well as changes in consumer purchase opinions and preferences were recognized.

Key words: consumer, preferences, supermarkets, shopping, FMCG, promotion.


Marcin Idzik
Department of Agricultural Economics and International Economic Relations,
Warsaw Agricultural University, Poland
166 Nowoursynowska Street, 02-787 Warsaw, Poland
email: midzik@pentor.com.pl

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