TRIVIA

In 2017, the operation recorded a staggering 27.2 million sales transactions which average at 75,000 sales transactions per day, while a total of 73 million units of merchandise were sold.

 

From a category point of view, Perfumes retained its position as the best-selling category with annual sales of Dhs1.1 billion (US$300 million), contributing 16% towards total sales at Dubai Duty Free. 

 

Liquor and Tobacco categories followed with Liquor recording Dhs1.09 billion (US$298 million) in sales, and Tobacco Dhs690.11 million (US$189 million,), representing an increase of 2% and 19% respectively. Cosmetics jumped to fourth place with sales increasing by 17% to Dhs626 million (US$172 million) for the year.

 

Sales in Departures reached over Dhs6.1 billion (US$1.6 billion), representing 87% of total annual sales while Arrivals sales showed a 3.6% increase over last year and accounted for 10.8% of the total annual sales.

  

 



 

 TRIVIA
JANUARY  -  DECEMBER 2016
  

 

ITEM                       QUANTITY SOLD            UNIT OF MEASURE
BEER 9,436,502 CANS
WHISKY 2,897,913 BOTTLES
WINES 1,788,123 BOTTLES
LIQUOR* 7,354,531 BOTTLES
CIGARETTES 3,842,675     CARTONS
CIGARS 16,257,691     PIECES
CAMERAS & ACCS 99,664     PIECES
IPAD ** 9,340     PIECES
IPHONES 43,164     PIECES
TABLET PC'S (OTHER BRANDS) ** 7,882     PIECES
LAPTOPS 7,729     PIECES
MOBILE PHONES (OTHER BRANDS) *** 72,950     PIECES
GOLD 2,711   KILOGRAMS
MAKEUP & SKIN CARE 2,583,931   PIECES
PERFUMES 2,926,225   BOTTLES
SCARF/SHAWL/STOLE 10,266   PIECES
SUNGLASSES 73,068   PIECES
HANDBAGS & SMALL LEATHER 103,539   PIECES
TELEPHONE CARDS/E VOUCHERS 1,072,564   PIECES
WATCHES 213,233   PIECES
CHOCOLATES 2,066   TONNES
DATES 995   TONNES
CAVIAR 459   KILOGRAMS
NUTS 751   TONNES
NIDO 897   TONNES
TANG 975   TONNES
 
* All LIQUOR including WINES & WHISKY but excluding BEER as beer is reported by number of cans sold.
** Sum of Tablet PC's (Other Brands) and IPAD is total number of Tablet PC's sold.
*** Sum of Mobile Phones (Other Brands) and iPhones is total number of MOBILE/SMART PHONES sold.
  
 

 

 TRIVIA

JANUARY  -  SEPTEMBER 2015

ITEM

QUANTITY  SOLD

     UNIT OF MEASURE

BEER 9,504,722     CANS
WHISKY 2,784,653     BOTTLES
WINES 1,788,254     BOTTLES
LIQUOR* 7,342,330     BOTTLES
CIGARETTES 3,984,149     CARTONS
CIGARS 15,918,942     PIECES
CAMERAS & ACCS 124,845     PIECES
IPAD ** 10,657     PIECES
IPHONES 38,057     PIECES
TABLET PC'S (OTHER BRANDS) ** 20,154     PIECES
LAPTOPS 6,951     PIECES
MOBILE PHONES (OTHER BRANDS) *** 92,600     PIECES
GOLD 3,392     KILOGRAMS
MAKEUP & SKIN CARE 2,625,632    PIECES
PERFUMES 3,061,978    BOTTLES
SCARF/SHAWL/STOLE 13,525    PIECES
SUNGLASSES 81.906    PIECES
HANDBAGS & SMALL LEATHER 114,583    PIECES
TELEPHONE CARDS/E VOUCHERS 1,269,242    PIECES
WATCHES 251,825    PIECES
CHOCOLATES 2,327    TONNES
DATES 874    TONNES
CAVIAR 667    KILOGRAMS
NUTS 900   TONNES
NIDO 975   TONNES
TANG 1065   TONNES

   

* All LIQUOR including WINES & WHISKY but excluding BEER as beer is reported by number of cans sold.
** Sum of Tablet PC's (Other Brands) and IPAD is total number of Tablet PC's sold.
*** Sum of Mobile Phones (Other Brands) and iPhones is total number of MOBILE/SMART PHONES sold.