Global Pet Food Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017-2022)

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  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 165 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The Global Pet Food Market generated revenue of over USD 70 billion in 2015. North America accounts for the largest market share in the industry with over 35% of the global market share in 2016. The second largest market is Europe, which is followed by Asia-Pacific with close to 20% of the market share. This growth stimulates the large interest in pet ownership across the globe. In North America, the U.S. holds the major share of pets and pet owners and is predicted to grow at a high CAGR during the given forecast period.

Market dynamics

The demand from developing nations with the changing lifestyles in these countries is driving the market. The changing perception of consumers towards pet health is another major reason behind the growth of the global pet food market. Similarly, the demand is growing due to the increasing trend of nuclear families, where consumers treat their pets as family members and are more concerned with their lifestyle, eating habits, and health. The recent rise in the concept of pet humanization, wherein pets are treated with increased hygiene and care, is proving to be another major driver for the growth of this market and in turn, is leading to major changes in product packing and resourcing of ethically-viable products.

The rise in NGOs is leading to increasing awareness among people which in turn is increasing pet adoption. This for obvious reasons has resulted in increased sales pet food. Obesity is a serious cause of concern among pet owners. Hence healthy food is more preferred which makes way for innovations in such a way that overeating shouldn’t affect the pets to a great extent. The pet allergies are also a major restraint for the market followed by regulatory issues. Since the number of pet owners is growing and the pet adoption rate is rising as well, the demand for pet food is also witnessing a growth. This rising growth requires for innovative products in the pet food industry, especially in North America, as the market share of US in pet owners is 40.0% of the total global pet owners.

The pet food also needs a change in the taste and it should be healthy at the same time, and this need gives a rise to new opportunities in this market. Another opportunity is the increasing demand for online sales and home delivery facilities to the consumers, which is followed by the rise in demand for natural and organic pet foods.


On the basis of product:

- dry pet foods (grain free and others)
- wet pet foods (grain free and others)
- veterinary diets
- treats/snacks
- liquid food
- organic products

On the basis of pricing:

- economic
- premium
- super premium

On the basis of animal type:

- dog
- cat
- bird

Other animals

On the basis of sales channels:

- specialized pet shops
- Internet sales
- hypermarkets
- others (grocery and non-grocery stores)

Lastly, on the basis of geography

- North America (U.S., Canada, Mexico, and others)
- Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Russia, Italy, and others)
- Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, India, Australia, and others)
- South America (Brazil, Argentina, and others)
- Africa (Egypt, South Africa, and others)

Key players

The global pet food market is highly concentrated with top ten companies accounting for more than 50.0% of the market share. The few companies are

- Mars Inc.
- Nestle SA,
- Colgate Palmolive Co.
- Del Monte Foods Co.

The leading players in the market are focused in high R&D to develop high quality of products with a greater application scope. The profit margin is high due to which the small and medium scale industries are also entering the market.

Breaking News

Pet food brand Bob Martin launched Simply+, a range of products marketed as “nutritionally advanced food that provides dogs with all the essentials of a healthy diet,”.

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1. Introduction
1.1 Study Deliverables
1.2 General Study Assumptions

2. Research Methodology
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Analysis Methodology
2.3 Study Phases
2.4 Econometric Forecast Model

3. Key Findings Of The Study

4. Executive Summary

5. Market Overview And Technology Trends
5.1 Technology Trends
5.2 Current Market Scenario
5.3 Porter's Five Forces Framework  

5.4.1 Threat Of New Entrants
5.4.2 Bargaining Power Of Consumers
5.4.3 Bargaining Power Of Suppliers
5.4.4 Threat Of Substitute Products And Services
5.4.5 Competitive Rivalry Within The Industry

6. Market Dynamics
6.1 Drivers
6.2 Restraints
6.3 Opportunities

7. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Product
7.1 Dry Pet Foods
7.1.1 Grain Free
7.1.2 Others
7. 2 Wet Pet Foods
7.2.1 Grain Free
7.2.2 Others
7.3 Veterinary Diets
7.4 Treats/Snacks
7.5 Liquid Food
7.6 Organic Product

8. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Pricicng
8.1 Economic Segment
8.2 Premium Segment
8.3 Super Premium Segment

9. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Animal Type
9.1 Dog
9.2 Cat
9.3 Bird
9.4 Other Animals

10. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Ingredient Type
10.1 Animal Derived
10.2 Plant Derived
10.3 Cereals And Cereal Derivatives
10.4 Others  

11. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Sales Channel
11.1 Specialized Pet Shops
11.2 Internet Sales
11.3 Hypermarkets
11.4 Others (Grocery, Non-Grocery Stores)

12. Global Pet Food Market Segmentation, By Geography
12.1 North America
12.1.1 United States
12.1.2 Canada
12.1.3 Mexico
12.1.4 Others
12.2 Europe
12.2.1 Germany
12.2.2 U.K.
12.2.3 France
12.2.4 Spain
12.2.5 Russia
12.2.6 Italy
12.2.7 Others
12.3 Asia-Pacific
12.3.1 China
12.3.2 Japan
12.3.3 India
12.3.4 Australia
12.3.5 Others
12.4 South America
12.4.1 Brazil
12.4.2 Argentina
12.4.3 Other
12.5 Africa
12.5.1 Egypt
12.5.2 South Africa
12.5.3 Others

13. Competitive Landscape
13.1 Market Shares Of Leading Players
13.2 Strategies Adopted By Leading Players

14. Company Profiles         
14.1 Mars Inc
14.2 Nestle Sa (Purina)
14.3 Colgate Palmolive ( Hill's Pet Nutrition)
14.4 Uni-Charm Corp
14.5 Nutriara Alimentos Ltda
14.6 Invivo Nsa
14.7 Agrolimen Sa
14.8 Mogiana Alimentos Sa
14.9 Heristo Ag
14.10 Deuerer
14.11 Wellpet
14.12 J.M.Sucker (Big Heart)
14.13 Diamond Pet Foods
14.14 Blue Buffalo
14.15 Merrick Pet Care
14.16 Sunshine Mills
14.17 Ainsworth Pet Nutrition
14.18 Yamahisa Pet Care
14.19 Debifu Pet Products Co. Ltd

15. Disclaimer
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