Why do artificial green plants products now have a large share of the residential and commercial markets? Not only because that its real beauty contributes to the indoor and outdoor environment, but also it’s easy maintenance and strong suitability for various weather conditions, which save a lot of time and resetting costs. Compared with the global market data, the British artificial plant market is relatively impressive. Here is an outlook of the UK’s artificial plant trend for 2021.
Overview of the British artificial plants market in 2021
Nowadays, in addition to being simple home decorations, people have used artificial plants in many fields, and the range of applications is even expanding day by day. Based on data, you can see more intuitively that looking back the past 5 years, the demand for artificial plants has been increasing in the UK and the world（source：google trend）.
And it is reasonable to speculate that this trend will continue in 2021 and even in the future. According to the report of Reportlinker.com, the global artificial flowers market is expected to grow from GBP 6,091.62 million in 2020 to GBP 6,848.92 million by the end of 2025.
Keeping high interests
Comparing the current international markets for artificial plants horizontally, the United Kingdom has always maintained a high degree of interest in the product and stood out in all the popular regions of artificial plants such as Europe and the Pacific coast. Judging from the Google trend, the United Kingdom is in the first position. So you can see the UK as a pretty potential market to explore for artificial green plants.
Impact of the COVID-19
Since the end of 2019, the impact of the world’s epidemic situation is obvious to all, not only a health crisis but also a financial crisis. And this impact on the United Kingdom has been largely disruptive. It has adversely affected travel, financial markets, employment, several industries, and shipping.
But we still have to maintain an optimistic attitude. Based on the various data mentioned above, the artificial plant market still has great potential and demand.
Besides, it is worth noting that COVID-19 has changed British people’s consumption habits. According to the new report by global professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (A&M), in partnership with Retail Economics, estimates that 17.2 million British consumers plan to make permanent changes to the way they shop, as perceived risks of contracting COVID-19 at physical stores redirects spending into online channels.
Multiple Distribution channel
In a word, the current artificial plant channels in the UK can be divided into online and offline channels. Based on the above analysis of the epidemic, in 2021 and even in the future, the market will focus more on online distribution channels, including online distribution or retail.
When making up your mind to do business in this field, you should choose which role you want to play. They could be a company that independently produces plants, artificial； an agent or dealers of physical factories；or an online distributor or retailer.
Any trendy artificial green plants for 2021?
Among the large number of artificial plant walls exported by Sunwing, we have to mention the kind of hedges wall. The fence plant wall can be made of a single-type hedge, or different fence leaves to form realistic overall greenery covering the wall.
Compared with the hedges wall series products, the vertical garden panels are more luxuriant, with a clearer sense of hierarchy, and give people a more splendid visual effect. You can use it for long-term or temporary decorations, such as blank walls in offices or interior and exterior walls of houses, or the layout of event sites and meetings. Ingeniously increase the pleasant effect.
Nowadays, the demand for moss in the home decoration market is increasing. Because it is a beautiful and great substitute for wallpaper. Reindeer Moss is a good example. After dehydration, it retains the true appearance of this alpine tundra creature. And transform it into excellent decorations or other commercial uses.
Up to now, we still firmly believe that artificial green plants are going to have a bright future in the UK market in 2021. If you want to learn more about Sunwing products, please feel free to contact us thru [email protected] for a free catalog, and we will answer any questions you have in time.