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Global Meat Market Overview 2020

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Meat Market Size

For the fifth consecutive year, the global meat market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by X% to $X in 2019. The market value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, the global market attained the peak level in 2019 and is likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Meat Production

In value terms, meat production totaled $X in 2019 estimated in export prices. Overall, the total production indicated a strong 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, production increased by +X% against 2007 indices. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global production attained the maximum level in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

China (X tonnes) remains the largest meat producing country worldwide, accounting for X% of total volume. Moreover, meat production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the U.S. (X tonnes), threefold. Brazil (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

From 2007 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of volume in China stood at +X%. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: the U.S. (+X% per year) and Brazil (+X% per year).

In 2019, the global average yield of meat was estimated at X kg per head, remaining stable against the previous year. Over the period under review, the yield continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 with an increase of X% year-to-year. The global yield peaked in 2019 and is likely to continue growth in years to come.

The global number of animals slaughtered for meat production was estimated at X heads in 2019, approximately reflecting the previous year. This number increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; the trend pattern remained consistent, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, this number hit record highs in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the near future.

Production By Country

The country with the largest volume of meat production was China (X tonnes), comprising approx. X% of total volume. Moreover, meat production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the U.S. (X tonnes), threefold. Brazil (X tonnes) ranked third in terms of total production with a X% share.

In China, meat production increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007-2019. In the other countries, the average annual rates were as follows: the U.S. (+X% per year) and Brazil (+X% per year).

Meat Exports

Exports

For the tenth consecutive year, the global market recorded growth in shipments abroad of meat, which increased by X% to X tonnes in 2019. The total export volume increased at an average annual rate of +X% from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2008 when exports increased by X% year-to-year. Global exports peaked in 2019 and are likely to see steady growth in the near future.

In value terms, meat exports rose to $X in 2019. The total export value increased at an average annual rate of +X% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when exports increased by X% against the previous year. Global exports peaked in 2019 and are expected to retain growth in the immediate term.

Exports by Country

The U.S. (X tonnes), Brazil (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), Spain (X tonnes), Australia (X tonnes), the Netherlands (X tonnes), Canada (X tonnes), India (X tonnes), Denmark (X tonnes), New Zealand (X tonnes), Poland (X tonnes) and Belgium (X tonnes) represented roughly X% of total exports of meat in 2019.

From 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in Spain, while shipments for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest meat supplying countries worldwide were the U.S. ($X), Australia ($X) and Brazil ($X), with a combined X% share of global exports. Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Canada, India, Denmark, Poland and Belgium lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further X saw 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

In 2019, the average meat export price amounted to $X per tonne, growing by X% against the previous year. Over the last twelve years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when the average export price increased by X% y-o-y. Global export price peaked at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, export prices stood at a somewhat lower figure.

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

From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by Australia, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Meat Imports

Imports

After twelve years of growth, purchases abroad of meat decreased by -X% to X tonnes in 2019. 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 throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2016 with an increase of X% y-o-y. Over the period under review, global imports attained the maximum at X tonnes in 2018, and then fell slightly in the following year.

In value terms, meat imports totaled $X in 2019. The total import value 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 2011 with an increase of X% against the previous year. Global imports peaked in 2019 and are likely to see gradual growth in years to come.

Imports by Country

China (X tonnes), Japan (X tonnes), the U.S. (X tonnes), Italy (X tonnes), Germany (X tonnes), South Korea (X tonnes), the UK (X tonnes), Viet Nam (X tonnes), Mexico (X tonnes), Poland (X tonnes), the Netherlands (X tonnes) and Russia (X tonnes) represented roughly X% of total imports of meat in 2019.

From 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in China, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the largest meat importing markets worldwide were Japan ($X), China ($X) and the U.S. ($X), together comprising X% of global imports. These countries were followed by Italy, South Korea, Germany, the Netherlands, the UK, Viet Nam, Russia, Mexico and Poland, which together accounted for a further X the main importing countries, Viet Nam recorded the highest growth rate of the value of imports, over the period under review, while purchases for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Import Prices by Country

In 2019, the average meat import price amounted to $X per tonne, standing approx. at the previous year. Over the last twelve years, it increased at an average annual rate of +X%. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2011 when the average import price increased by X% year-to-year. Over the period under review, average import prices hit record highs at $X per tonne in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2019, import prices remained at a lower figure.

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 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by the U.S., while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Source: IndexBox AI Platform

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for meat in the world?
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China (71M tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of meat consumption, accounting for 33% of total volume. Moreover, meat consumption in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest consumer, the U.S. (23M tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Brazil (12M tonnes), with a 5.5% share.
What are the largest producers of meat in the world?
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China (68M tonnes) remains the largest meat producing country worldwide, comprising approx. 32% of total volume. Moreover, meat production in China exceeded the figures recorded by the second-largest producer, the U.S. (25M tonnes), threefold. The third position in this ranking was occupied by Brazil (14M tonnes), with a 6.5% share.
What are the leading exporters of meat in the world?
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In value terms, the U.S. ($11.8B), Australia ($9.8B) and Brazil ($8B) appeared to be the countries with the highest levels of exports in 2019, together comprising 33% of global exports. Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Canada, India, Denmark, Poland and Belgium lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 43%.
What are the leading importers of meat in the world?
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In value terms, the largest meat importing markets worldwide were Japan ($8.4B), China ($8.4B) and the U.S. ($7.9B), together accounting for 28% of global imports. Italy, South Korea, Germany, the Netherlands, the UK, Viet Nam, Russia, Mexico and Poland lagged somewhat behind, together accounting for a further 32%.
What is the average export price for meat in the world?
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The average meat export price stood at $3,850 per tonne in 2019, picking up by 1.8% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for meat in the world?
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In 2019, the average meat import price amounted to $3,803 per tonne, standing approx. at the previous year.

Product coverage:
• FCL 1108 - Meat of asses
• FCL 947 - Buffalo meat
• FCL 1127 - Meat of camels
• FCL 867 - Meat of cattle
• FCL 870 - Meat of cattle, boneless
• FCL 1017 - Goat 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

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global meat 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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This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

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
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
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 2007–2019
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 2007–2019
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 2019
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Table 3:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption, By Country, 2015–2019
Table 5:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 6:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 7:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 8:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 9:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 10:
Import Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2007–2019
Table 11:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 12:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Table 13:
Export Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2007–2019
Table 14:
Producer Prices, By Major Producing Country, 2019
Table 15:
Producer Prices Index - Annual Data (2004-2006=100), By Major Producing Country
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2007–2019
Figure 3:
Consumption, By Country, 2019
Figure 4:
Market Forecast To 2025
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, 2007–2019
Figure 18:
Production, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 19:
Producing Animals, 2007–2019
Figure 20:
Yield, 2007–2019
Figure 21:
Production, By Country, 2019
Figure 22:
Production, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 23:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2019
Figure 24:
Producing Animals, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 25:
Yield, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 26:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 27:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 28:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 29:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 30:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 31:
Import Prices, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 32:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 33:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2007–2019
Figure 34:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2019
Figure 35:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 36:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2007–2019
Figure 37:
Export Prices, 2007–2019

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