Reasons to prefer domestic products in Flanders (Belgium) 2018

The survey results suggest that as of 2018, a large share of consumers who preferred domestic products over imported products did so out of concern for the local economy and the quality of the products. Just over 25 percent of consumers cited supporting the local economy as a reason to opt for domestic products, while just eight percent of respondents indicated taste played a role in their preference.

What is the main reason that you prefer domestic products?*

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Source

Release date

September 2018

Region

Belgium

Survey time period

May 23, 2018 onwards

Number of respondents

727 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

respondents indicating a preference for at least one domestic product

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The question was phrased by the source as follows: "Wat zijn de voornaamste redenen waarom uw voorkeur uitgaat naar inlandse producten?" (English: "What are the main reasons that you prefer domestic products?")

The results have been weighted and are representative for age, sex and social status.

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