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United Kingdom: Overview of the Market for Dog And Cat Food 2021

Market Size for Dog And Cat Food in the UK

After five years of decline, the UK dog and cat food market increased by X% to $X in 2019. Overall, consumption, however, showed a slight curtailment. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Dog and cat food consumption peaked at $X in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2019, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Production of Dog And Cat Food in the UK

In value terms, dog and cat food production reduced slightly to $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production, however, continues to indicate a mild descent. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2013 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Dog and cat food production peaked at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports of Dog And Cat Food

Exports from the UK

In 2019, shipments abroad of dog and cat food decreased by -X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2015, thus ending a three-year rising trend. Overall, total exports indicated measured growth from 2007 to 2019: its volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last twelve-year period. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Exports peaked at X tonnes in 2018, and then reduced in the following year.

In value terms, dog and cat food exports dropped to $X in 2019. Over the period under review, total exports indicated a remarkable increase from 2007 to 2019: its value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the last twelve years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. Based on 2019 figures, exports increased by +X% against 2016 indices. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, exports reached the maximum at $X in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, exports stood at a somewhat lower figure.

Exports by Country

Ireland (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes) and France (X tonnes) were the main destinations of dog and cat food exports from the UK, together accounting for X% of total exports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Poland, Finland, Belgium, Spain, Russia and Japan, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Russia (+X% per year), while exports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest markets for dog and cat food exported from the UK were Germany ($X), Ireland ($X) and France ($X), together accounting for X% of total exports. The Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Poland, Finland, Japan, Russia, Belgium and Spain lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X the main countries of destination, Japan (+X% per year) recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, over the period under review, while shipments for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

In 2019, the average dog and cat food export price amounted to $X per tonne, with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the last twelve years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 an increase of X% against the previous year. As a result, export price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2015 to 2019, the growth in terms of the average export prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

There were significant differences in the average prices for the major foreign markets. In 2019, the country with the highest price was Japan ($X per tonne), while the average price for exports to Ireland ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Poland, while the prices for the other major destinations experienced more modest paces of growth.

Imports of Dog And Cat Food

Imports into the UK

In 2019, approx. X tonnes of dog and cat food were imported into the UK; standing approx. at 2018. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2012 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Imports peaked in 2019 and are expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, dog and cat food imports expanded significantly to $X in 2019. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, imports hit record highs in 2019 and are likely to see steady growth in the immediate term.

Imports by Country

Ireland (X tonnes), France (X tonnes) and the Netherlands (X tonnes) were the main suppliers of dog and cat food imports to the UK, together comprising X% of total imports. These countries were followed by Germany, China, Thailand and Hungary, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of purchases, amongst the main suppliers, was attained by China, while imports for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Ireland ($X), the Netherlands ($X) and France ($X) constituted the largest dog and cat food suppliers to the UK, with a combined X% share of total imports. Germany, China, Thailand and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further X recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, in terms of the main suppliers over the period under review, while purchases for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average dog and cat food import price stood at $X per tonne in 2019, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the import price recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 when the average import price increased by X% y-o-y. As a result, import price attained the peak level of $X per tonne. From 2015 to 2019, the growth in terms of the average import prices remained at a somewhat lower figure.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of origin; the country with the highest price was China ($X per tonne), while the price for Ireland ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China, while the prices for the other major suppliers experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for dog and cat food in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of dog and cat food consumption in 2019 were China (14M tonnes), the U.S. (11M tonnes) and India (5.7M tonnes), together comprising 57% of global consumption. These countries were followed by Brazil, Mexico, the UK, France, Germany, Russia, Italy, Thailand, Viet Nam and Canada, which together accounted for a further 24%.
What are the largest producers of dog and cat food in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of dog and cat food production in 2019 were China (14M tonnes), the U.S. (12M tonnes) and India (5.7M tonnes), with a combined 58% share of global production. Brazil, France, Mexico, Germany, Thailand, the UK, Spain, Russia, Viet Nam and Italy lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 26%.
What are the leading suppliers of dog and cat food to the UK?
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In value terms, Ireland ($240M), the Netherlands ($163M) and France ($152M) constituted the largest dog and cat food suppliers to the UK, with a combined 60% share of total imports. Germany, China, Thailand and Hungary lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 29%.
What are the leading importers of dog and cat food from the UK?
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In value terms, the largest markets for dog and cat food exported from the UK were Germany ($86M), Ireland ($81M) and France ($57M), with a combined 52% share of total exports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Poland, Finland, Japan, Russia, Belgium and Spain, which together accounted for a further 34%.
What is the average export price for dog and cat food in the UK?
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The average dog and cat food export price stood at $1,794 per tonne in 2019, growing by 4.1% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for dog and cat food in the UK?
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The average dog and cat food import price stood at $1,756 per tonne in 2019, increasing by 4.5% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• Prodcom 10921030 - Dog or cat food, p.r.s.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for dog and cat food in the UK. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2025.


Country coverage:
• United Kingdom

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in the UK
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
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7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
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1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
GLOSSARY AND SPECIFIC TERMS
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

2.1
KEY FINDINGS
2.2
MARKET TRENDS
3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCTS

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2007–2020
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2007–2020
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2020
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007–2020
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007–2020
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2025
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020

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