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Meat And Poultry Market Size

The global meat and poultry market rose slightly to $X in 2020, increasing by X% against the previous year. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the market value increased by X% year-to-year. Global consumption peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Meat And Poultry Production

In value terms, meat and poultry production totaled $X in 2020 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production posted a pronounced increase. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the production volume increased by X% year-to-year. As a result, production attained the peak level of $X. from 2012 to 2020, global production growth failed to regain the momentum.

The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2020 were China (X tonnes), the U.S. (X tonnes) and Brazil (X tonnes), together comprising X% of global production. These countries were followed by Russia, India, Germany, Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France, Poland and Canada, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of meat and poultry production, amongst the leading producing countries, was attained by Russia, while meat and poultry production for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In 2020, the global average yield of meat and poultry reduced modestly to X kg per X heads, flattening at the previous year. Overall, the yield saw a mild downturn. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when the yield increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, the average meat and poultry yield attained the maximum level at X kg per X heads in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2020, the yield failed to regain the momentum.

In 2020, the number of animals slaughtered for meat and poultry production worldwide rose modestly to X heads, with an increase of X% compared with 2019. This number increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2012 with an increase of X% against the previous year. The global producing animals peaked in 2020 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Production By Country

The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2020 were China (X tonnes), the U.S. (X tonnes) and Brazil (X tonnes), with a combined X% share of global production. These countries were followed by Russia, India, Germany, Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France, Poland and Canada, which together accounted for a further X 2007 to 2020, the biggest increases were in Russia, while meat and poultry production for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Meat And Poultry Exports

Exports

After four years of growth, shipments abroad of meat and poultry decreased by -X% to X tonnes in 2020. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Global exports peaked at X tonnes in 2019, and then reduced in the following year.

In value terms, meat and poultry exports reduced to $X in 2020. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of X% year-to-year. Global exports peaked at $X in 2019, and then contracted in the following year.

Exports by Country

The U.S. (X tonnes) and Brazil (X tonnes) represented the key exporters of meat and poultry in 2020, amounting to approx. X% and X% of total exports, respectively. Spain (X tonnes) ranks next in terms of the total exports with a X% share, followed by Germany (X%), the Netherlands (X%) and Poland (X%). Australia (X tonnes), Canada (X tonnes), Denmark (X tonnes), Belgium (X tonnes), France (X tonnes), India (X tonnes) and New Zealand (X tonnes) followed a long way behind the leaders.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main exporting countries, was attained by Poland, while exports for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the U.S. ($X), Brazil ($X) and Australia ($X) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2020, with a combined X% share of global exports. These countries were followed by the Netherlands, Spain, Germany, Canada, New Zealand, Poland, Denmark, France, Belgium and India, which together accounted for a further X recorded the highest growth rate of the value of exports, in terms of the main exporting countries over the period under review, while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Export Prices by Country

The average meat and poultry export price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, picking up by X% against the previous year. Over the last thirteen-year period, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, average export prices attained the peak figure at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by India, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Meat And Poultry Imports

Imports

In 2020, overseas purchases of meat and poultry decreased by -X% to X tonnes for the first time since 2015, thus ending a four-year rising trend. The total import volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Over the period under review, global imports attained the maximum at X tonnes in 2019, and then dropped in the following year.

In value terms, meat and poultry imports shrank to $X in 2020. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2020; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global imports attained the maximum at $X in 2019, and then shrank in the following year.

Imports by Country

In 2020, China (X tonnes), distantly followed by Japan (X tonnes) and Germany (X tonnes) were the major importers of meat and poultry, together making up X% of total imports. The U.S. (X tonnes), Mexico (X tonnes), Italy (X tonnes), the Netherlands (X tonnes), South Korea (X tonnes), the UK (X tonnes), Hong Kong SAR (X tonnes), France (X tonnes), Poland (X tonnes) and the United Arab Emirates (X tonnes) occupied a minor share of total imports.

China was also the fastest-growing in terms of the meat and poultry imports, with a CAGR of +X% from 2007 to 2020. At the same time, South Korea (+X%), the United Arab Emirates (+X%), Poland (+X%), Mexico (+X%), the Netherlands (+X%), Japan (+X%) and the U.S. (+X%) displayed positive paces of growth. Germany, Hong Kong SAR, France and Italy experienced a relatively flat trend pattern. By contrast, the UK (-X%) illustrated a downward trend over the same period. From 2007 to 2020, the share of China and South Korea increased by +X% and +X% percentage points, while the UK (-X p.p.) saw their share reduced. The shares of the other countries remained relatively stable throughout the analyzed period.

In value terms, the largest meat and poultry importing markets worldwide were China ($X), Japan ($X) and the U.S. ($X), with a combined X% share of global imports.

China recorded the highest rates of growth with regard to the value of imports, in terms of the main importing countries over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

The average meat and poultry import price stood at $X per tonne in 2020, increasing by X% against the previous year. In general, the import price continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 an increase of X% against the previous year. Global import price peaked at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2020, import prices failed to regain the momentum.

Prices varied noticeably by the country of destination; the country with the highest price was the U.S. ($X per tonne), while Mexico ($X per tonne) was amongst the lowest.

From 2007 to 2020, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by China, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for meat and poultry in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry consumption in 2020 were China (81M tonnes), the U.S. (44M tonnes) and Brazil (25M tonnes), together accounting for 43% of global consumption. Russia, Mexico, Germany, India, Japan, Argentina, Viet Nam, France and Spain lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 19%.
What are the largest producers of meat and poultry in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of meat and poultry production in 2020 were China (76M tonnes), the U.S. (49M tonnes) and Brazil (29M tonnes), together comprising 45% of global production. These countries were followed by Russia, India, Germany, Mexico, Spain, Argentina, France, Poland and Canada, which together accounted for a further 19%.
What are the leading exporters of meat and poultry in the world?
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In value terms, the U.S. ($15.8B), Brazil ($13.9B) and Australia ($9.4B) constituted the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2020, with a combined 34% share of global exports. The Netherlands, Spain, Germany, Canada, New Zealand, Poland, Denmark, France, Belgium and India lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 43%.
What are the leading importers of meat and poultry in the world?
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In value terms, the largest meat and poultry importing markets worldwide were China ($15.5B), Japan ($9.2B) and the U.S. ($8.7B), together accounting for 31% of global imports.
What is the average export price for meat and poultry in the world?
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In 2020, the average meat and poultry export price amounted to $3,118 per tonne, surging by 3.5% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for meat and poultry in the world?
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The average meat and poultry import price stood at $3,001 per tonne in 2020, increasing by 2.6% against the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 1108 - Meat of asses
• FCL 1089 - Meat of pigeons and other birds nes
• FCL 947 - Buffalo meat
• FCL 1127 - Meat of camels
• FCL 867 - Meat of cattle
• FCL 870 - Meat of cattle, boneless
• FCL 1058 - Chicken meat
• FCL 1069 - Duck meat
• FCL 1017 - Goat meat
• FCL 1073 - Goose meat
• FCL 1097 - Horse meat
• FCL 1111 - Meat of mules
• FCL 1158 - Meat of other domestic camelids
• FCL 1151 - Meat of other domestic rodents
• FCL 1035 - Pig meat
• FCL 1141 - Rabbit meat
• FCL 977 - Meat of sheep
• FCL 1080 - Turkey meat

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global meat and poultry market. 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.



Data coverage:
• Global market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Global production, split by region and country
• Global trade (exports and imports)
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

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In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
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
CONSUMPTION BY COUNTRY
3.3
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
COUNTRIES WITH TOP YIELDS
5.4
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.5
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. GLOBAL PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
7.2
PRODUCTION BY COUNTRY
7.3
PRODUCING ANIMALS AND YIELD BY COUNTRY
8. GLOBAL IMPORTS

The Largest Importers on The Market and How They Succeed

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

The Largest Exporters on The Market and How They Succeed

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

11. COUNTRY PROFILES

The Largest Markets And Their Profiles

United States
China
Japan
Germany
United Kingdom
France
Brazil
Italy
Russian Federation
India
Canada
Australia
Republic of Korea
Spain
Mexico
Indonesia
Netherlands
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Switzerland
Sweden
Nigeria
Poland
Belgium
Argentina
Norway
Austria
Thailand
United Arab Emirates
Colombia
Denmark
South Africa
Malaysia
Israel
Singapore
Egypt
Philippines
Finland
Chile
Ireland
Pakistan
Greece
Portugal
Kazakhstan
Algeria
Czech Republic
Qatar
Peru
Romania
Vietnam
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, By Country, 2015–2020
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 6:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2020
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2020
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2020
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2020
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2020
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 5:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 6:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 7:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 8:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 9:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 10:
Yield And Growth
Figure 11:
Exports And Growth
Figure 12:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 13:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 14:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 15:
Imports And Growth
Figure 16:
Import Prices
Figure 17:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 19:
Producing Animals, 2007–2020
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2020
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2020
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 23:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2020
Figure 24:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2020
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2020
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2020
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2020

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