The Japanese Prepared Meals sector is the largest in value terms in APAC region. Driven by urbanization levels, changing lifestyles, and shifting eating patterns, the demand for Prepared Meals in the country is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.2% during 2016-2021. Of the three markets, Ready Meals is the largest and the most lucrative market with high market share and high growth rate. The Japanese Prepared Meals sector is growing, with the high per capita consumption when compared to the global and regional levels. Hypermarkets and Supermarkets are the leading distribution channels in the Japanese Prepared Meals sector
GlobalData’s Country Profile report on the Prepared Meals sector in Japan provides insights on high growth categories 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 2016-2021
Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for Meal Kits, Pizza and Ready Meals with inputs on individual segment share within each category 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: Value shares within each category through channels such as Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Food & Drinks Specialists and more
Packaging data: consumption breakdown for packaging materials and containers in each category, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Packaging material data for flexible packaging, rigid plastics, rigid metal and others; container data for: film, trays, tubs, foils and others.
The Prepared Meals sector in Japan grew at a CAGR of 3.8% during 2011-2016 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.2% during 2016-2021.
Of the three markets, Ready Meals is the largest in the Japanese Prepared Meals sector with nearly more than half of the value share in 2016.
Hypermarkets & Supermarkets is the leading distribution channel for the Japanese Prepared Meals sector, accounted for a nearly more than half of the value share in 2016.
The per capita consumption in the Japan Prepared Meal market is more than the per capita consumption at regional and global levels.
Rigid Plastics is the most commonly used packaging material with 64.1% volume share in the Japanese Prepared Meals sector.
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Access the key and most influential consumer trends driving Prepared Meals products consumption, and how they influence consumer behavior in the market which will help determine the best audiences to target
Our team of analysts have placed a significant emphasis on changes expected in the market that will provide a clear picture of the opportunities that can be tapped over the next five years, resulting in revenue expansion
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.