Growing disposable income, rising unit prices and increased premiumization are aiding the growth of the Meat sector in the US. The sector is led by Chilled Raw Packaged Meat - Processed market, while the Cooked Meats - Packaged market is expected to register the fastest growth during 2016-2021 in value terms. Hypermarkets & Supermarkets accounted for the largest share in the distribution of meat products in the country. Rigid Plastics is the most commonly used packaging material in the sector. Tyson, Hormel, Farmland and Excel are few of the popular players in the US Meat sector.
GlobalData’s Country Profile report on the Meat sector in the US provides insights on high growth markets to target, trends in the usage of packaging materials, types and closures category level distribution data and brands market shares.
What else is contained?
Market data: Overall market value and volume data with growth analysis for 2011-2021
Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for Ambient Meat, Chilled Raw Packaged Meat - Processed, Chilled Raw Packaged Meat - Whole Cuts, Cooked Meats - Counter, Cooked Meats - Packaged, Fresh Meat (Counter) and Frozen Meat with inputs on individual category share within each market and the change in their market share forecast for 2016-2021
Leading players: Market share of brands and private labels, including private label growth analysis from 2011-2016
Distribution data: Percentage of sales within each market through distribution channels such as Cash & Carries and warehouse Clubs, Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Food & Drinks Specialists, eRetailers and others
Packaging data: consumption breakdown for packaging materials and containers in each market, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Packaging material data for Glass, Flexible Packaging, Paper & Board, Rigid Plastics, and others; container data for: Jar, Bottle, Bag/Sachet, Tub, Box, Pouch, and Tube.
Per capita consumption stood higher when compared to the global and North America levels in 2016
Chilled Raw Packaged Meat - Processed is the largest by value sales in 2016
Hypermarkets & Supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the US Meat sector
Rigid Plastics is the most commonly used packaging material in the sector
Health & Wellness attributes such as ‘Food Minus’ and consumer benefits such as ‘Weight & Shape Management’ are the most sought after Health & Wellness claims in the US Meat sector.
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The packaging analysis report helps manufacturers, in identifying the most commonly used packaging materials in the sector
Analysis on key macro-economic indicators such as GDP per capita, population (overall and breakdown by age), and consumer price index. It also covers a comparative analysis of political, economic, socio-demographic, and technological indicators (PEST) across 50 countries.