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Country Profile: Savory Snacks Sector in Argentina

Country Profile: Savory Snacks Sector in Argentina

Summary

The Savory Snacks sector in Argentina is led by the Potato Chips market in both value and volume terms, while Processed Snacks is expected to register the fastest growth in value terms during 2016-2021. Hypermarkets & Supermarkets accounts for a leading share in the distribution of Savory Snacks. Flexible Packaging is the most commonly used package material. PepsiCo and The 5 Hispanic, Inc are the leading market player in the sector.

GlobalData’s Country Profile report on the Savory Snacks sector in Argentina provides insights on high growth markets to target, trends in the usage of package materials, category level distribution channel data and market share of brands.

What else is contained?

  • Market data: Overall market value and volume data with growth analysis for 2011-2021
  • Market coverage: Value and growth analysis for Ethnic/Traditional Snacks, Meat Snacks, Nuts and Seeds, Popcorn, Potato Chips, Pretzels and Processed Snacks 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 Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Food & Drinks Specialists, eRetailers and others
  • Packaging data: consumption breakdown for package materials and pack type in each market, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Package material data for Flexible Packaging, Paper & Board, Rigid Metal, and Rigid Plastics, and others; pack type data for: Bag/Sachet, Film, Stand Up Pouch, Can, Speciality container, Tray, and Jar.
Scope
  • The Savory Snacks sector in Argentina is forecast to grow at 12.7% CAGR in value terms during 2016-2021.
  • Potato Chips is the largest market in both value and volume terms in the Argentine Savory Snacks sector.
  • The Processed Snacks market is forecast to register the fastest growth during 2016-2021.
  • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets is the largest distribution channel, followed by Convenience Stores in the Argentine Savory Snacks sector.
  • Lay’s represented the leading brand in the Argentine Savory Snacks sector.
  • Flexible Packaging is the most commonly used package material in the Argentine Savory Snacks sector.
Reasons to buy
  • Identify high potential categories and explore further market opportunities based on detailed value and volume analysis
  • Existing and new players can analyze key distribution channels to identify and evaluate trends and opportunities
  • Gain an understanding of the total competitive landscape based on detailed brand share analysis to plan effective market positioning
  • Manufacturers can identify the opportunities to position products with H&W attributes/benefits
  • Access the key and most influential consumer trends driving Savory Snacks 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.


1. Report Scope 1
2. Executive summary 3
3. Argentina in the global and regional context 4
3.1. Argentina’s share in the Global and Latin America Savory Snacks sector 4
3.2. Argentina compared to other leading countries in Latin America 5
4. Market size analysis - Savory Snacks sector 6
4.1. Value and volume analysis - Savory Snacks sector in Argentina 6
4.2. Per capita consumption - Argentina compared to Latin America and globally 7
4.3. Value and volume analysis of markets in the Savory Snacks sector 8
4.4. Growth analysis by markets 9
5. Market and category analysis 10
5.1. Per capita consumption analysis by markets 10
5.2. Market analysis: Ethnic/Traditional Snacks 11
5.3. Market analysis: Meat Snacks 12
5.4. Market analysis: Nuts and Seeds 13
5.5. Market analysis: Popcorn 15
5.6. Market analysis: Potato Chips 17
5.7. Market analysis: Processed Snacks 18
6. Distribution analysis 20
6.1. Distribution channel share analysis: Savory Snacks 20
6.2. Distribution channel share analysis: Ethnic/Traditional Snacks 21
6.3. Distribution channel share analysis: Meat Snacks 22
6.4. Distribution channel share analysis: Nuts and Seeds 23
6.5. Distribution channel share analysis: Popcorn 24
6.6. Distribution channel share analysis: Potato Chips 25
6.7. Distribution channel share analysis: Processed Snacks 26
7. Competitive landscape 27
7.1. Brand share analysis by sector 27
7.2. Brand share analysis by markets 29
7.3. Brand share analysis by category 35
7.3.1. Nuts and Seeds 35
7.3.2. Popcorn 36
7.3.3. Processed Snacks 37
7.4. Private label share analysis 39
8. Health & Wellness analysis 41
8.1. Market size analysis by Health & Wellness claims 41
8.2. Market share analysis - Health & Wellness product attributes 42
8.3. Market size analysis - Health & Wellness consumer benefits 44
9. Packaging analysis 46
9.1. Packaging share and growth analysis by package material 46
9.2. Packaging share analysis by package material 47
9.3. Packaging share and growth analysis by container type 48
9.4. Packaging share analysis by pack type 49
9.5. Packaging share and growth analysis by closure type 50
9.6. Packaging share analysis by closure type 51
10. Macroeconomic analysis 52
10.1. GDP per Capita 55
10.2. Population and population growth 56
10.3. Consumer Price Index 57
10.4. Population breakdown by age 58
11. Consumergraphics 59
11.1. Consumption by Gender 59
11.2. Consumption by Age 60
11.3. Consumption by Education 61
11.4. Consumption by Degree of Urbanization 62
12. Methodology 63
13. Definitions 64
14. Appendix 75
15. About GlobalData 87
16. Disclaimer 88
17. Contact Us 89
List of Tables
Table 1: Volume share of Argentina in the global and Latin America Savory Snacks sector, 2011-2021 4
Table 2: Growth analysis by markets, 2016-2021 9
Table 3: Per capita consumption (by markets) in Argentina, Latin America and Global average, 2016 10
Table 4: Value analysis of Nuts and Seeds market by categories, 2011-2021 14
Table 5: Volume analysis of Nuts and Seeds market by categories, 2011-2021 14
Table 6: Value analysis of Popcorn market by categories, 2011-2021 16
Table 7: Volume analysis of Popcorn market by categories, 2011-2021 16
Table 8: Value analysis of Processed Snacks market by categories, 2011-2021 19
Table 9: Volume analysis of Processed Snacks market by categories, 2011-2021 19
Table 10: Brand Value and Volume - Savory Snacks sector, 2016 28
Table 11: Brand Value and Volume - Ethnic/Traditional Snacks market, 2016 29
Table 12: Brand Value and Volume - Meat Snacks market, 2016 30
Table 13: Brand Value and Volume - Nuts and Seeds market, 2016 31
Table 14: Brand Value and Volume - Popcorn market, 2016 32
Table 15: Brand Value and Volume - Potato Chips market, 2016 33
Table 16: Brand Value and Volume - Processed Snacks market, 2016 34
Table 17: Brand Value and Volume - Peanuts category, 2016 35
Table 18: Brand Value and Volume - Other Nuts and Seeds category, 2016 35
Table 19: Brand Value and Volume - Microwaveable Popcorn category, 2016 36
Table 20: Brand Value and Volume - Ready-to-Eat Popcorn category, 2016 36
Table 21: Brand Value and Volume - Unpopped Corn category, 2016 36
Table 22: Brand Value and Volume - Corn Chips category, 2016 37
Table 23: Brand Value and Volume - Extruded Snacks category, 2016 37
Table 24: Brand Value and Volume - Pork Scratchings category, 2016 38
Table 25: Brand Value and Volume - Tortilla Chips category, 2016 38
Table 26: Consumption of Savory Snacks by gender and markets (Million Kg, 2016) 59
Table 27: Consumption of Savory Snacks by age and markets (Million Kg, 2016) 60
Table 28: Consumption of Savory Snacks by education and markets (Million Kg, 2016) 61
Table 29: Consumption of Savory Snacks bydegree of urbanization and markets (Million Kg, 2016) 62
Table 30: Market Definitions 64
Table 31: Category Definitions 65
Table 32: Channel Definitions 66
Table 33: Health & Wellness: Product Attributes-Food Minus 67
Table 34: Health & Wellness: Product Attributes - Free From 68
Table 35: Health & Wellness: Product Attributes - Functional & Fortified 69
Table 36: Health & Wellness: Product Attributes - Naturally Healthy 70
Table 37: Health & Wellness: Product Attributes - Food Intolerance 71
Table 38: Health & Wellness: Consumer Benefits - Health Management 72
Table 39: Health & Wellness: Analysis by Consumer Benefits 73
Table 40: Health & Wellness: Consumer Benefits - Performance 74
Table 41: Market Value for Ethnic/Traditional Snacks - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 75
Table 42: Market Value for Ethnic/Traditional Snacks - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 75
Table 43: Market Volume for Ethnic/Traditional Snacks - by category ( Million Kg) 2011-2021 75
Table 44: Market Value for Meat Snacks - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 76
Table 45: Market Value for Meat Snacks - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 76
Table 46: Market Volume for Meat Snacks - by category (Million Kg) 2011-2021 76
Table 47: Market Value for Nuts and Seeds - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 77
Table 48: Market Value for Nuts and Seeds - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 77
Table 49: Market Volume for Nuts and Seeds - by category (Million Kg) 2011-2021 78
Table 50: Market Value for Popcorn - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 78
Table 51: Market Value for Popcorn - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 79
Table 52: Market Volume for Popcorn - by category (Million Kg) 2011-2021 79
Table 53: Market Value for Potato Chips - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 80
Table 54: Market Value for Potato Chips - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 80
Table 55: Market Volume for Potato Chips - by category (Million Kg) 2011-2021 80
Table 56: Market Value for Processed Snacks - by category (ARS Million) 2011-2021 81
Table 57: Market Value for Processed Snacks - by category (US$ Million) 2011-2021 81
Table 58: Market Volume for Processed Snacks - by category (Million Kg) 2011-2021 82
Table 59: Savory Snacks Sales Distribution in Argentina - by Markets (ARS Million), 2016 82
Table 60: Key Health & Wellness product attributes driving sales in Argentina (ARS Million) 83
Table 61: Key Health & Wellness consumer benefits driving sales in Argentina (ARS Million) 83
Table 62: Package Material (in Million pack units) 84
Table 63: Pack Type (in Million pack units) 84
Table 64: Closure Type (in Million pack units) 85
Table 65: Exchange Rates: (US$-ARS), 2011-2021 85
Table 66: GDP Per Capita (ARS) 85
Table 67: Population 86
Table 68: Consumer Price Index 86
Table 69: Age Profile (Millions of Persons), 2016 86
List of Figures
Figure 1: Argentina compared to the other top four countries in Latin America - market size, growth, and competitive landscape 5
Figure 2: Market size analysis by value and volume, Savory Snacks sector, 2011-2021 6
Figure 3: Per capita consumption in Argentina compared to global and Latin America average, 2011-2021 7
Figure 4: Value and volume growth analysis by markets, 2016-2021 8
Figure 5: Value and volume growth analysis, Ethnic/Traditional Snacks market, 2011-2021 11
Figure 6: Value and volume growth analysis, Meat Snacks market, 2011-2021 12
Figure 7: Value and volume growth analysis, Nuts and Seeds market, 2011-2021 13
Figure 8: Value and volume growth analysis, Popcorn market, 2011-2021 15
Figure 9: Value and volume growth analysis, Potato Chips market, 2011-2021 17
Figure 10: Value and volume growth analysis, Processed Snacks market, 2011-2021 18
Figure 11: Distribution channel share, Savory Snacks, 2011-2016 20
Figure 12: Distribution channel share, Ethnic/Traditional Snacks market, 2011-2016 21
Figure 13: Distribution channel share, Meat Snacks market, 2011-2016 22
Figure 14: Distribution channel share, Nuts and Seeds market, 2011-2016 23
Figure 15: Distribution channel share, Popcorn market, 2011-2016 24
Figure 16: Distribution channel share, Potato Chips market, 2011-2016 25
Figure 17: Distribution channel share, Processed Snacks market, 2011-2016 26
Figure 18: Leading brands in the Argentine Savory Snacks sector, value and volume share, 2016 27
Figure 19: Leading brands in the Ethnic/Traditional Snacks market, value and volume share, 2016 29
Figure 20: Leading brands in the Meat Snacks market, value and volume share, 2016 30
Figure 21: Leading brands in the Nuts and Seeds market, value and volume share, 2016 31
Figure 22: Leading brands in the Popcorn market, value and volume share, 2016 32
Figure 23: Leading brands in the Potato Chips market, value and volume share, 2016 33
Figure 24: Leading brands in the Processed Snacks market, value and volume share, 2016 34
Figure 25: Private label penetration by markets (value terms), 2016 39
Figure 26: Growth analysis, private label and brands, (2011-2016) 40
Figure 27: Value of Health & Wellness claims by market, US$ million, 2016-2021 41
Figure 28: Value analysis by Health & Wellness product attributes, 2016 42
Figure 29: Volume analysis by Health & Wellness product attributes, 2016 43
Figure 30: Value analysis by Health & Wellness consumer benefits, 2016 44
Figure 31: Volume analysis by Health & Wellness consumer benefits, 2016 45
Figure 32: Packaging share and growth analysis by package material, 2011-2021 46
Figure 33: Use of package material by markets (in pack units), 2016 47
Figure 34: Packaging share and growth analysis by pack type, 2011-2021 48
Figure 35: Use of pack type by markets (in pack units), 2016 49
Figure 36: Packaging share and growth analysis by closure type, 2011-2021 50
Figure 37: Use of closure type by markets (in pack units), 2016 51
Figure 38: Relative comparison of countries based on PEST analysis 52
Figure 39: Argentina’s GDP per capita, 2011-2016 55
Figure 40: Population growth in Argentina, 2011-2016 56
Figure 41: Consumer Price Index, Argentina, 2010-2016 57
Figure 42: Age Profile, Argentina, 2016 58
Figure 43: Consumption of Savory Snacks by gender, Argentina, 2016 59
Figure 44: Consumption of Savory Snacks by age, Argentina, 2016 60
Figure 45: Consumption of Savory Snacks by education, Argentina, 2016 61
Figure 46: Consumption of Savory Snacks by degree of urbanization, Argentina, 2016 62
Figure 47: About GlobalData 87

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