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Bahrain Food and Drink Report Q2 2009 - Product Image

Bahrain Food and Drink Report Q2 2009

  • Published: March 2009
  • Region: Bahrain
  • 54 Pages
  • Business Monitor International


  • Awal Dairy Company
  • Carrefour MAF – Bahrain
  • Delmon Poultry Company
  • Drink
  • Kraft Foods MEA
  • Masafi
  • MORE

Bahrain Food and Drink Report provides independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Bahrain's food and drink industry.

Moving into 2009, there is barely a country in the world for which we have not revised down our growth forecasts, and Bahrain is no exception. However, on the consumer front, we believe that Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) consumers will remain more bullish than their Western counterparts. While a slight deterioration in consumer sentiment is unavoidable owing to the severity of the global crisis, the fact that the GCC block will be one of the few regions to register respectable economic growth in 2009 means that the psychological impact to consumer confidence will be far less pronounced than in the West. While we believe that Bahraini consumers are much less likely to trade down to cheaper private-label products or to shop at discount stores, we do expect a mild regression in the trend towards trading up to premium food and drink products.

The government is doing its part to support the food and drink sector by encouraging investment into the industry. In February 2009, the Bahraini Ministry of Industry and Commerce released figures indicating READ MORE >

Executive Summary
Business Environment
SWOT Analysis
Bahrain Food Industry SWOT
Bahrain Drink Industry SWOT
Mass Grocery Retail
Bahrain Mass Grocery Retail Industry SWOT
Regional Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings
Table: Middle East Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings
Bahrain’s Food & Drink Business Environment Rating
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Bahrain – Economic Activity
Industry Forecast Scenario
Food Consumption
Table: Food Consumption Indicators – Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Bahrain Food, Drink & Tobacco Trade Indicators (US$mn) – Historical Data & Forecasts
Industry Developments
Market Overview
Key Food Processors
Halal Food
Table: Muslim Populations In Select Countries
Industry Forecast Scenario
Soft Drinks
Hot Drinks
Industry Developments
Market Overview
Soft Drinks
Alcoholic Drinks
Hot Drinks
Mass Grocery Retail
Industry Forecast Scenario
Table: Bahrain Mass Grocery Retail Value Sales (US$bn) by Format – Historical Data & Forecasts
Table: Bahrain Grocery Retail Sales By Format (%) – Historical Data & Forecasts
Industry Developments
Market Overview
Table: Structure of Bahrain's Mass Grocery Retail Market by Estimated Number of Outlets
Table: Structure of Bahrain's Mass Grocery Retail Market – Sales Value by Retail Format (US$mn)
Table: Average Value of Sales Per Outlet (US$mn)
Competitive Landscape.
Key Players
Food and Drink
Table: Key Players in Bahrain’s Food & Drink Sector
Mass Grocery Retail
Table: Key Players in Bahrain's Mass Grocery Retail Sect
Company Analysis
Bahrain Flour Mills Company (BFMC)
General Trading And Food Processing Company (TRAF 35)
Kraft Foods MEA
Delmon Poultry Company
Awal Dairy Company
Mass Grocery Retail
EMKE Group – LuLu Hypermarket
Fu-Com International/Géant
Carrefour MAF – Bahrain
Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings
Ratings Methodology
Ratings Overview
Ratings System
Limits Of Potential Returns
Risks To Realisation Of Potential Returns
Country Snapshot: Bahrain Demographic Data
Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education And Healthcare
Table: Education, 2002-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators
Table: Consumer Expenditure, 1999-2004 (US$)
Table: Average Annual Wages
BMI Food & Drink Industry Glossary
Food & Drink
Mass Grocery Retail
BMI Food & Drink Forecasting & Sourcing
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts

-Kraft Foods MEA
-Delmon Poultry Company
-Awal Dairy Company
-EMKE Group – LuLu Hypermarket
-Fu-Com International/Géant
-Carrefour MAF – Bahrain

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