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With Christmas fast approaching, the kids are preparing their lists and moms and das are already pondering what toys will be in demand this Christmas. If If your kids are 5 years or older then you have probably already experienced at least one mad dash trying to find the latest trend in toys. In the last few years we have seen parents desperately attempting to get their hands on the last Zhu Zhu pet, or Elmo or whichever toy was on the must have list that particular year. So the lesson learnt is purchase in advance to avoid disappointment. So what will you be buying this year?
For the babies in the house the Go Baby Go Stride to Ride Dino is the cutest walker ever. It also changes into a scooter when your baby gets a bit older. If you prefer to combine musical with adorable and collectible, Sing-A-Ma-Jigs is the answer. If your children love Mickey Mouse then you must get Disney Dance Star Mickey.
According to the Germany toy retailers association and DVSI, the toys selling situation in this Christmas season is very well. Estimated by related experts, the total toys turnover in this year would make the new record and at the end of the year it would reach up to 2.6 billion Euros with 3 percent increased ratio. Why toy selling in this year is so hot? As you know, the employment situation in Germany and economic environment had recovered in this year so that the requirements of toys are increased.
WillyFISchel, the chairman of Germany toy retailers association, said that the price of toys in this year would keep stable and the phenomenon of lacking toys supply would not happen again. However, in the next year, 2012, the price of all toys would increase with different scales. As you know, many toys being sold in Germany are made in China, in the past several years, the share of the toys market is about 70% and this year it was reduced into 60%.