Total consumer industry deals worth $23.55bn were announced globally for March 2021, with the $6.2bn private equity deal with Crown Resorts being the sector’s biggest investment, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

  • Embed this chart

    Embed this chart into your website

    Copy and paste the image source into your website to display the chart.

The value marked an increase of 4.1% over the previous month of $22.62bn and a rise of 79.8% when compared with the last 12-month average of $13.1bn.

In terms of number of deals, the sector saw a rise of 20.54% with 399 deals in March 2021 when compared to the last 12-month average of 331 deals.

In value terms, North America led the activity with deals worth $9.51bn in March 2021.

How well do you really know your competitors?

Access the most comprehensive Company Profiles on the market, powered by GlobalData. Save hours of research. Gain competitive edge.

Company Profile – free sample

Thank you!

Your download email will arrive shortly

Not ready to buy yet? Download a free sample

We are confident about the unique quality of our Company Profiles. However, we want you to make the most beneficial decision for your business, so we offer a free sample that you can download by submitting the below form

By GlobalData

Consumer industry deals in March 2021: Top deals

The top five deals accounted for 80% of the overall value during March 2021.

The combined value of the top five deals stood at $18.83bn, against the overall value of $23.55bn recorded for the month.

The top five consumer industry deals of March 2021 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) The Blackstone Group’s $6.2bn private equity deal with Crown Resorts

2) The $6bn private equity deal with Extended Stay America by Blackstone Capital Partners and Starwood Capital Group

3) Hillhouse Capital Group’s $4.38bn private equity deal with Philips Domestic Appliances Holding

4) The $1.4bn acquisition deal of Diamond Resorts International by Hilton Grand Vacations

5) Lindsay Goldberg’s private equity deal with ARYZTA for $850m.