Cinema Concessions - Sweden

  • Sweden
  • Revenue in the Cinema Concessions market is projected to reach US$181.40m in 2024.
  • Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2024-2029) of 3.13%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$211.60m by 2029.
  • In the Cinema Concessions market, the number of viewers is expected to amount to 3.4m users by 2029.
  • User penetration will be 28.7% in 2024 and is expected to hit 30.7% by 2029.
  • The average revenue per viewer is expected to amount to US$59.12.
  • In global comparison, most revenue will be generated in the United States (US$9,884.00m in 2024).

Key regions: Germany, Europe, United States, China, United Kingdom

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Analyst Opinion

The Cinema Concessions market in Sweden has been experiencing significant growth in recent years, driven by changing customer preferences and local special circumstances.

Customer preferences:
One of the key factors driving the growth of the Cinema Concessions market in Sweden is the changing preferences of customers. Traditionally, moviegoers in Sweden have preferred to enjoy a movie with a snack or beverage. However, in recent years, there has been a shift towards more premium and gourmet offerings in cinema concessions. Customers are now seeking a wider variety of food and beverage options, including healthier choices and locally sourced products. This trend is driven by a growing interest in health and wellness, as well as a desire for unique and high-quality experiences.

Trends in the market:
One of the major trends in the Cinema Concessions market in Sweden is the introduction of innovative and experiential concepts. Cinema chains are increasingly partnering with local food and beverage companies to offer unique and exclusive products that cannot be found elsewhere. This trend is aimed at attracting customers who are looking for a more immersive and memorable cinema experience. Additionally, there is a growing demand for personalized concessions options, with customers seeking customized food and beverage packages that cater to their individual preferences and dietary restrictions.

Local special circumstances:
Sweden has a strong culture of socializing and spending time with friends and family, and going to the cinema is a popular leisure activity. As a result, the demand for cinema concessions is high, and there is a strong competition among cinema chains to offer the best and most innovative food and beverage options. Additionally, Sweden has a high disposable income and a strong economy, which allows customers to spend more on premium concessions. This has created a favorable environment for the growth of the Cinema Concessions market in the country.

Underlying macroeconomic factors:
The growth of the Cinema Concessions market in Sweden is also influenced by underlying macroeconomic factors. Sweden has a stable and prosperous economy, with a high standard of living and a strong consumer base. This provides a solid foundation for the growth of the cinema industry and the demand for concessions. Additionally, the country has a well-developed infrastructure, with a large number of modern and state-of-the-art cinema complexes. This infrastructure supports the growth of the Cinema Concessions market by providing a platform for cinema chains to offer a wide range of food and beverage options to customers. In conclusion, the Cinema Concessions market in Sweden is experiencing growth due to changing customer preferences, the introduction of innovative concepts, local special circumstances, and underlying macroeconomic factors. The market is expected to continue to expand as cinema chains strive to meet the evolving demands of customers and provide unique and memorable cinema experiences.


Data coverage:

The data encompasses B2C enterprises. Figures are based on the Cinema market, which comprises revenues from box office, advertsing and concessions. The market includes both consumer and advertising spending. All monetary figures refer to consumer spending on tickets and concessions. This spending factors in discounts, margins, and taxes.

Modeling approach / market size:

The market size is determined through a bottom-up approach. We use annual financial reports of the market-leading companies and industry associations, third-party studies and reports, survey results from our primary research (e.g., Consumer Insights), as well as performance factors (e.g., user penetration, price per product, usage) to analyze the markets. To estimate the market size for each country individually, we use relevant key market indicators and data from country-specific industry associations, such as various macroeconomic indicators, historical developments, current trends, and reported performance indicators of key market players. In particular, we consider average prices and annual purchase frequencies.


We apply a variety of forecasting techniques, depending on the behavior of the relevant market. For instance, the S-curve function and exponential trend smoothing are well suited for forecasting digital products and services due to the non-linear growth of technology adoption. The main drivers are GDP per capita, consumer spending per capita, and 4G coverage.

Additional notes:

The data is modeled using current exchange rates. The market is updated twice a year in case market dynamics change. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is considered at a country-specific level. The data is modeled using current exchange rates. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war are considered at a country-specific level. The market is updated twice a year. In some cases, the data is updated on an ad hoc basis (e.g., when new, relevant data has been released or significant changes within the market have an impact on the projected development). Consumer Insights data is reweighted for representativeness.


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