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Country Profile: Bakery & Cereals sector in India

  • Id : RNR-95113
  • Category : Food Beverages
  • Publish Date : 1-Jun-2017
  • Pages : 157
  • Format : PDF
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Country Profile: Bakery & Cereals sector in India


GlobalData?s Country Profile report on the Bakery & Cereals sector in India provides insights on high growth markets to target, trends in the usage of packaging materials, types and closures category level distribution data and brands market shares.

The Indian Bakery & Cereals sector accounted for a volume share of 25.4% in Asia Pacific region, in 2016. The sector is led by the Cookies (Sweet Biscuits) market in value terms, while the Breakfast Cereals market is forecast to register the fastest growth in value terms during 2016-2021. High rate of urbanization and increasing demand for convenience food products in the country is driving the sector. Convenience Stores is the leading channel for the distribution of bakery and cereals in India. Flexible Packaging is the most commonly used packaging material in the sector. Parle Products, Britannia ITC are the leading players in the Indian Bakery & Cereals sector.

What else is contained?
- Market data: Overall market value and volume data with growth analysis for 2011-2021
- Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for Baking Ingredients, Baking Mixes, Bread & Rolls, Breakfast Cereals, ?Cakes, Pastries & Sweet Pies?, Cereal Bars, Cookies (Sweet Biscuits), Dough Products, Energy Bars, Morning Goods, and Savory Biscuits with inputs on individual category share within each market and the change in their market share forecast for 2016-2021
- Leading players: Market share of brands and private labels, including private label growth analysis from 2011-2016
- Distribution data: Percentage of sales within each market through distribution channels such as Cash & Carries and warehouse Clubs, Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Food & Drinks Specialists, eRetailers and others
- Packaging data: consumption breakdown for packaging materials and containers in each market, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Packaging material data for Glass, Flexible Packaging, Paper & Board, Rigid Plastics, and others; container data for: Film, Bag/Sachet, Tub, Box, Pouch, and Tin.


- Cookies (Sweet Biscuits) is the largest market by value in 2016 and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.5% during 2016-2021
- Convenience Stores is the leading distribution channel in the Indian Bakery & Cereals sector
- Private labels accounted for 7.5% share by value in 2016
- Flexible Packaging is the most commonly used packaging material in the Indian Bakery & Cereals sector
- The purchasing pattern of consumers remains unchanged in the Indian Bakery & Cereals sector.

Reasons to buy

- Identify high potential categories and explore further market opportunities based on detailed value and volume analysis
- Existing and new players can analyze key distribution channels to identify and evaluate trends and opportunities
- Gain an understanding of the total competitive landscape based on detailed brand share analysis to plan effective market positioning
- Manufacturers can identify the opportunities to position products with H&W attributes/benefits
- Access the key and most influential consumer trends driving Bakery & Cereals products consumption, and how they influence consumer behavior in the market which will help determine the best audiences to target
- Our team of analysts have placed a significant emphasis on changes expected in the market that will provide a clear picture of the opportunities that can be tapped over the next five years, resulting in revenue expansion
- The packaging analysis report helps manufacturers, in identifying the most commonly used packaging materials in the sector
- Analysis on key macro-economic indicators such as GDP per capita, population (overall and breakdown by age), and consumer price index. It also covers a comparative analysis of political, economic, socio-demographic, and technological indicators (PEST) across 50 countries.