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Packaged Food in Argentina

Packaged Food in Argentina

Packaged food sales continued to fall in 2018, with demand dropping significantly. The year can be divided into two parts to help understand the reasons for the contraction of packaged food sales. Until the end of April, the economic context was far from ideal but was positive, with private consumption once again showing signs of recovery. Inflation remained high but at lower levels than in 2017, while consumers slowly recovered part of the purchasing power lost in the last two years.

Euromonitor International's Packaged Food in Argentina report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2013-2017, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they new product developments, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2022 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Cooking Ingredients and Meals, Dairy Products and Alternatives, Snacks, Staple Foods.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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PACKAGED FOOD IN ARGENTINA
Euromonitor International
December 2018
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Executive Summary
Packaged Food Sales Fall for Third Consecutive Year
Promotions and Discounts To Maintain Sales
Small Companies Take Advantage of Sancor Crisis
Other Grocery Retailers Continue To Gain Ground
Recovery of Packaged Food Sales Expected
Foodservice
Sales To Foodservice
Consumer Foodservice
Category Data
Table 1 Foodservice Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 2 Foodservice Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 3 Forecast Foodservice Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 4 Forecast Foodservice Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Market Data
Table 5 Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 6 Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 7 Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 8 Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 9 GBO Company Shares of Packaged Food: % Value 2014-2018
Table 10 NBO Company Shares of Packaged Food: % Value 2014-2018
Table 11 LBN Brand Shares of Packaged Food: % Value 2015-2018
Table 12 Penetration of Private Label by Category: % Value 2013-2018
Table 13 Distribution of Packaged Food by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 14 Distribution of Packaged Food by Format and Category: % Value 2018
Table 15 Forecast Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 16 Forecast Sales of Packaged Food by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 17 Forecast Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 18 Forecast Sales of Packaged Food by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
Edible Oils Not Immune To the Economic Crisis
End of Agreement Between the Government and the Argentinian Oil Industry Leads To Strong Price Increases
Strong Fall in the Sales of Other Edible Oils
Competitive Landscape
Other Grocery Retailers Gain Share
Category Remains Fairly Concentrated
Sunflower Oil To Remain Strong
Category Data
Table 19 Sales of Edible Oils by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 20 Sales of Edible Oils by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 21 Sales of Edible Oils by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 22 Sales of Edible Oils by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 23 NBO Company Shares of Edible Oils: % Value 2014-2018
Table 24 LBN Brand Shares of Edible Oils: % Value 2015-2018
Table 25 Distribution of Edible Oils by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 26 Forecast Sales of Edible Oils by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 27 Forecast Sales of Edible Oils by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Edible Oils by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Edible Oils by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Promotions Used by the Leading Chains To Boost Sales
Limited Product Variety Hampers Growth
Hypermarkets and Supermarkets Dominate Sales
Competitive Landscape
Congelados Del Sur Focuses on the Production of Private Label Products
Molinos Río De La Plata Remains the Clear Leader in Ready Meals
Italian Food Dominates the Category
Category Data
Table 30 Sales of Ready Meals by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 31 Sales of Ready Meals by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 32 Sales of Ready Meals by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 33 Sales of Ready Meals by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 34 Sales of Frozen Ready Meals by Ethnicity: % Value 2013-2018
Table 35 NBO Company Shares of Ready Meals: % Value 2014-2018
Table 36 LBN Brand Shares of Ready Meals: % Value 2015-2018
Table 37 Distribution of Ready Meals by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 38 Forecast Sales of Ready Meals by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 39 Forecast Sales of Ready Meals by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 40 Forecast Sales of Ready Meals by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 41 Forecast Sales of Ready Meals by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Sales Supported by Promotional Activities
Consumers Opting for Other Grocery Retailers
A Promising Future for Health and Wellness Products
Competitive Landscape
Heinz Brand Now Manufactured in the Country
Unilever Remains the Clear Category Leader
Advertising Used To Boost the Consumption of Table Sauces
Category Data
Table 42 Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 43 Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 44 Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 45 Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 46 NBO Company Shares of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments: % Value 2014-2018
Table 47 LBN Brand Shares of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments: % Value 2015-2018
Table 48 Distribution of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 49 Forecast Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 50 Forecast Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 51 Forecast Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 52 Forecast Sales of Sauces, Dressings and Condiments by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Soup Volume Sales Remain on A Downward Trajectory
Homemade Soup Is Replacing Packaged Soup
Removal of Import Barriers Favours Shelf Stable Soup
Competitive Landscape
Nestlé Discontinues Its Maggi Brand
Unilever Dominates the Category With Its Knorr Brand
Advertising Used To Boost Sales
Category Data
Table 53 Sales of Soup by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 54 Sales of Soup by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 55 Sales of Soup by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 56 Sales of Soup by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 57 Sales of Soup by by Leading Flavours: Rankings 2013-2018
Table 58 NBO Company Shares of Soup: % Value 2014-2018
Table 59 LBN Brand Shares of Soup: % Value 2015-2018
Table 60 Distribution of Soup by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 61 Forecast Sales of Soup by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 62 Forecast Sales of Soup by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 63 Forecast Sales of Soup by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 64 Forecast Sales of Soup by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Jams and Preserves Offers Potential for Growth
Spreadable Processed Cheese Becoming A Key Competitor To Sweet Spreads
Low Consumption of Honey Despite Argentina Being One of the World's Main Producers
Competitive Landscape
Imported Brands Face A Difficult Future
Arcor Remains the Clear Category Leader
Ferrero Argentina Leads Chocolate Spreads
Category Data
Table 65 Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 66 Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 67 Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 68 Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 69 Sales of Jams and Preserves by Leading Flavours: Rankings 2013-2018
Table 70 NBO Company Shares of Sweet Spreads: % Value 2014-2018
Table 71 LBN Brand Shares of Sweet Spreads: % Value 2015-2018
Table 72 Distribution of Sweet Spreads by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 73 Forecast Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 74 Forecast Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 75 Forecast Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 76 Forecast Sales of Sweet Spreads by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
High Price A Barrier To Growth of Baby Food
Prepared Baby Food Sales Collapsing Due To Low Variety
Special Baby Milk Formula Affected by Changes To Pre-paid Health Care Companies
Competitive Landscape
Mead Johnson Is Suffering the Financial Crisis of Sancor
Companies Are Focused on New Formulas and Packaging To Boost Sales
Health and Beauty Specialist Retailers Gain Ground
Category Data
Table 77 Sales of Baby Food by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 78 Sales of Baby Food by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 79 Sales of Baby Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 80 Sales of Baby Food by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 81 NBO Company Shares of Baby Food: % Value 2014-2018
Table 82 LBN Brand Shares of Baby Food: % Value 2015-2018
Table 83 Distribution of Baby Food by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 84 Forecast Sales of Baby Food by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 85 Forecast Sales of Baby Food by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 86 Forecast Sales of Baby Food by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 87 Forecast Sales of Baby Food by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Lack of Inputs Limits Production and Boost Imports of Butter
Strong Price Increase and Low Availability in Gondolas
Margarine and Spreads Slowly Replace Butter Due To Lower Price
Competitive Landscape
Mastellone Hnos Leads the Category
Low Level of Innovation in Butter and Spreads
Unusual Mass Media Advertising of Margarine and Spreads
Category Data
Table 88 Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 89 Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 90 Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 91 Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 92 NBO Company Shares of Butter and Spreads: % Value 2014-2018
Table 93 LBN Brand Shares of Butter and Spreads: % Value 2015-2018
Table 94 Distribution of Butter and Spreads by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 95 Forecast Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 96 Forecast Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 97 Forecast Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 98 Forecast Sales of Butter and Spreads by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Consumers Look for Cheap Prices
Sancor's Weakness Has Negative Impact on the Offer
Spreadable Cheese Avoids the Crisis
Competitive Landscape
Companies Attempt To Boost Consumption of Processed Cheese As A Snack
Sancor Sells Cheese Factories To Small and Medium-sized Companies
Very Atomised and Competitive Category
Category Data
Table 99 Sales of Cheese by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 100 Sales of Cheese by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 101 Sales of Cheese by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 102 Sales of Cheese by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 103 Sales of Spreadable Processed Cheese by Type: % Value 2013-2018
Table 104 Sales of Unprocessed Cheese by Type: % Value 2013-2018
Table 105 NBO Company Shares of Cheese: % Value 2014-2018
Table 106 LBN Brand Shares of Cheese: % Value 2015-2018
Table 107 Distribution of Cheese by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 108 Forecast Sales of Cheese by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 109 Forecast Sales of Cheese by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 110 Forecast Sales of Cheese by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 111 Forecast Sales of Cheese by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Consumption of Drinking Milk Products Fails To Recover Despite Being A Staple Food
Consumers Lose Interest in Fresh Milk and Seek Practicality in Shelf Stable Milk
Poor Performance of Powder Milk Due To Shelf Stable Milk and the International Market
Competitive Landscape
Adecoagro SA Acquires Sancor Cooperativas Unidas Ltda
Small Companies Gain Presence in Country's Interior
Offer of Free From Lactose Milk Continues To Grow
Category Data
Table 112 Sales of Drinking Milk Products by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 113 Sales of Drinking Milk Products by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 114 Sales of Drinking Milk Products by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 115 Sales of Drinking Milk Products by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 116 NBO Company Shares of Drinking Milk Products: % Value 2014-2018
Table 117 LBN Brand Shares of Drinking Milk Products: % Value 2015-2018
Table 118 Distribution of Drinking Milk Products by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 119 Forecast Sales of Drinking Milk Products Products by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 120 Forecast Sales of Drinking Milk Products Products by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 121 Forecast Sales of Drinking Milk Products Products by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 122 Forecast Sales of Drinking Milk Products Products by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Fall in Consumption Before Strong Price Increases
Consumption Sensitive To Economic Situation
Sales of Ff Probiotic Yoghurt Plummet
Competitive Landscape
Sancor Crisis Impacts Alimentos Refrigerados SA
Small Companies Take Advantage of the Sancor Crisis
Important Launches Aimed at H&w To Boost Sales
Category Data
Table 123 Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 124 Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 125 Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 126 Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 127 Sales of Flavoured Yoghurt by Flavour: Rankings 2013-2018
Table 128 NBO Company Shares of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products: % Value 2014-2018
Table 129 LBN Brand Shares of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products: % Value 2015-2018
Table 130 Distribution of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 131 Forecast Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 132 Forecast Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 133 Forecast Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 134 Forecast Sales of Yoghurt and Sour Milk Products by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Fall in Other Dairy Sales Before Strong Price Increases
Cream Supply Restricted by Production Problems
Plain Condensed Milk Dodges the Crisis
Competitive Landscape
Alimentos Refrigerados Sa's Sales Fall Because of Sancor
Danone Looks To New Flavours and Advertising To Boost Sales
Three Companies Dominate Other Dairy
Category Data
Table 135 Sales of Other Dairy by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 136 Sales of Other Dairy by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 137 Sales of Other Dairy by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 138 Sales of Other Dairy by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 139 Sales of Cream by Type: % Value 2013-2018
Table 140 NBO Company Shares of Other Dairy: % Value 2014-2018
Table 141 LBN Brand Shares of Other Dairy: % Value 2015-2018
Table 142 Distribution of Other Dairy by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 143 Forecast Sales of Other Dairy by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 144 Forecast Sales of Other Dairy by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 145 Forecast Sales of Other Dairy by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 146 Forecast Sales of Other Dairy by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
the Consumption of Chocolate Confectionery Recovers in 2018
Cost Increases and Exchange Rate Devaluation Impact Prices
Healthy Products Are Still A Niche But Have High Potential
Competitive Landscape
Arcor Gains Ground With Its New Products' Performance
Other Grocery Retailers Plays A Key Role in Chocolate Confectionery Sales
Fierce Competition in Countlines
Category Data
Table 147 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 148 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 149 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 150 Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 151 Sales of Chocolate Tablets by Type: % Value 2013-2018
Table 152 NBO Company Shares of Chocolate Confectionery: % Value 2014-2018
Table 153 LBN Brand Shares of Chocolate Confectionery: % Value 2015-2018
Table 154 Distribution of Chocolate Confectionery by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 155 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 156 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 157 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 158 Forecast Sales of Chocolate Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Offering Greater Variety and New Products Is the Main Strategy To Boost Sales
Children Lose Interest in Bubble Gum
Other Grocery Retailers Dominates Sales of Gum
Competitive Landscape
Two Companies Monopolise Gum Sales
A New Player in Bubble Gum
A Complicated Horizon for Gum Consumption
Category Data
Table 159 Sales of Gum by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 160 Sales of Gum by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 161 Sales of Gum by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 162 Sales of Gum by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 163 Sales of Gum by Flavour: Rankings 2013-2018
Table 164 NBO Company Shares of Gum: % Value 2014-2018
Table 165 LBN Brand Shares of Gum: % Value 2015-2018
Table 166 Distribution of Gum by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 167 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 168 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 169 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 170 Forecast Sales of Gum by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Interest in Impulse Products Decreases Amid the Complicated Economic Context
the Health Trend Starts To Play An Important Role in Sugar Confectionery
An Emerging Category To Boost Sales
Competitive Landscape
Arcor Dominates Sugar Confectionery Sales
Strong Investment in Marketing Campaigns for New Products
Regulation of Law 26,396 Could Impact Sugar Confectionery Sales
Summary 2 Other Sugar Confectionery by Product Type:
Category Data
Table 171 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 172 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 173 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 174 Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 175 Sales of Pastilles, Gums, Jellies and Chews by Type: % Value 2013-2018
Table 176 NBO Company Shares of Sugar Confectionery: % Value 2014-2018
Table 177 LBN Brand Shares of Sugar Confectionery: % Value 2015-2018
Table 178 Distribution of Sugar Confectionery by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 179 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Volume 2018-2023
Table 180 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: Value 2018-2023
Table 181 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Volume Growth 2018-2023
Table 182 Forecast Sales of Sugar Confectionery by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023
Headlines
Prospects
Despite Changes in Consumption Habits Take-home Ice Cream Registers the Best Performance
Production Problems Affect the Regular Supply of Impulse Ice Cream
Classic Flavours Are Very Difficult To Replace
Competitive Landscape
Small Companies Want To Compete With the Leading Players
Strong Renewal of Portfolios To Boost Sales
Kiosks Monopolise Sales of Impulse Ice Cream
Category Data
Table 183 Sales of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Category: Volume 2013-2018
Table 184 Sales of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 185 Sales of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Category: % Volume Growth 2013-2018
Table 186 Sales of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
Table 187 Sales of Ice Cream by Leading Flavours: Rankings 2013-2018
Table 188 NBO Company Shares of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts: % Value 2014-2018
Table 189 LBN Brand Shares of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts: % Value 2015-2018
Table 190 NBO Company Shares of Ice Cream: % Value 2014-2018
Table 191 LBN Brand Shares of Ice Cream: % Value 2015-2018
Table 192 NBO Company Shares of Impulse Ice Cream: % Value 2014-2018
Table 193 LBN Brand Shares of Impulse Ice Cream: % Value 2015-2018
Table 194 NBO Company Shares of Take-home Ice Cream: % Value 2014-2018
Table 195 LBN Brand Shares of Take-home Ice Cream: % Value 2015-2018
Table 196 NBO Company Shares of Frozen Desserts: % Value 2014-2018
Table 197 LBN Brand Shares of Frozen Desserts: % Value 2015-2018
Table 198 Distribution of Ice Cream and Frozen Desserts by Format: % Value 2013-2018
Table 199 Distribution of Ice Cream by Format: % Value 2013-2018

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