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Country Profile: Soups in the UAE

Country Profile: Soups in the UAE

Country Profile: Soups in the UAE

Summary

The UAE soups sector is led by the dried soup (mixes) category in both value and volume terms. It is also forecast to register the fastest growth, in value terms, during 2017-2022. Hypermarkets & supermarkets account for the leading share in the distribution of soups products in the country. Flexible packaging is the most commonly used pack material, and is also forecast to register the fastest growth during 2017-2022. Nestle, Unilever and The Kraft Heinz Company are the leading market players in the UAE soups sector.

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

What else is contained?

  • Sector data: Overall sector value and volume data with growth analysis for 2012-2022
  • Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for ambient soup, chilled soup, dried soup (mixes), frozen soup, and UHT soup with inputs on individual segment share within each category and the change in their market share forecast for 2017-2022
  • Leading players: Market share of brands in value terms in 2017
  • Distribution data: Percentage of sales within each category 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 package materials and pack types in each category, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Package material data for Glass, Flexible Packaging, Paper & Board, Rigid Plastics, and others; Pack data for: Bottle, Can, Stand up pouch, Tube, Tub, Aerosol, Bag/Sachet, and Jar.
Scope
  • The UAE soups sector is forecast to register the fastest overall volume growth during 2017-2022
  • The per capita consumption of soups was higher in the UAE compared to the global and regional levels in 2017
  • Per capita consumption of all the categories, except ambient soup, is higher in the UAE when compared to the regional and global averages
  • Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the UAE soups sector
  • Flexible packaging is the most commonly used pack material in the UAE soups 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
  • 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 real GDP, nominal GDP, consumer price index, household consumption expenditure, population (by age group, gender, rurral-urban split, and employed people and unemployment rate. It also includes economic summary of the country along with labor market and demographic trends.


Report scope 2-
Executive summary 10-
The UAE in the global and regional context 13-
The UAE in the global and Middle East & African soups sector
The UAE compared to other leading countries in Middle East & Africa
Per capita consumption and expenditure - the UAE compared to Middle East & Africa and global levels
Sector analysis - soups 17-
Country snapshot - soups sector in the UAE
Value and volume analysis - soups sector in the UAE
Cross category comparison - value and growth rate
Change in category share by value
Cross category comparison - volume and growth rate
Change in category share by volume
Per capita consumption analysis by category
Category analysis: ambient soup
Category analysis: chilled soup
Category analysis: dried soup (mixes)
Segment analysis (in value terms): dried soup (mixes)
Segment analysis (in volume terms): dried soup (mixes)
Category analysis: frozen soup
Category analysis: UHT soup
Distribution analysis 32-
Distribution channel share analysis: soups
Distribution channel share analysis by category 33-
Competitive landscape 35-
Brand share analysis by sector
Brand share analysis by category
Degree of consolidation/fragmentation by category
Health & wellness 39-
Health & wellness trend analysis
Health & wellness analysis by product attribute
Health & wellness analysis by consumer benefit
Category comparison - with health & wellness and without health & wellness
Packaging analysis 44-
Pack material
Pack type
Closure type
Primary outer type
Macroeconomic analysis 49-
Economic summary, labor market trends, and demographic trends
GlobalData country risk index (GCRI) 54-
Methodology 56-
Definitions 59-
Appendix 72-
List of Tables
Country snapshot - leading value categories and fastest-growing segments
Cross category comparison - by value (2012-2022)
Cross category comparison - by volume (2012-2022)
Per capita consumption (by category), the UAE compared to Middle East & Africa and global levels (in units), 2017
Dried soup (mixes) category - value analysis by segment, 2012-2022
Dried soup (mixes) category - volume analysis by segment, 2012-2022
Change in distribution share, 2012-2017
Category comparison- with health & wellness and without health& wellness claims, 2012-2022
Performance overview (score: 1-100)
Category data, by segment 73-
Per capita consumption (in units), 2012-2022
Per capita expenditure, 2012-2022
Soups sales distribution in the UAE - by category, 2017
Brand share (in value and volume terms) in the soups sector, 2017
Brand share (in value and volume terms) in the soups sector by category, 2017 81-
Key health & wellness product attributes driving sales in the UAE, 2012-2022
Key health & wellness consumer benefits driving sales in the UAE, 2012-2022
Pack material (in million pack units), 2012-2022
Pack materials by category (in million pack units), 2017
Pack type (in million pack units), 2012-2022
Pack types by category (in million pack units), 2017
Closure type (in million pack units), 2012-2022
Closure types by category (in million pack units), 2017
Primary outer type (in million pack units), 2012-2022
Primary outer types by category (in million pack units), 2017
Economic indicators 88-
List of Figures
Value and volume share of the UAE in the global and Middle East & African soups sector, 2017-2022
The UAE compared to other top countries in terms of market share, growth, and competitive landscape
PCC comparison - the UAE, Middle East & Africa, and global, 2012-2022
PCE comparison - the UAE, Middle East & Africa, and global, 2012-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, soups sector, 2012-2022
Cross category comparison - by value growth rate (2012-2022)
Change in category share (in value terms), 2017-2022
Cross category comparison - by volume growth rate (2012-2022)
Change in category share (in volume terms), 2017-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, ambient soup category, 2012-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, chilled soup category, 2012-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, dried soup (mixes) category, 2012-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, frozen soup category, 2012-2022
Market size and growth analysis by value and volume, UHT soup category, 2012-2022
Share of key distribution channels, 2017 - soups
Key distribution channel share by category, 2017 33-
Leading brands (in value and volume terms) in the soups sector, 2017
Leading brands (in value and volume terms) by category in the soups sector, 2017
Category-wise consolidation/fragmentation (in value terms) - Soups, 2017*
Value of health & wellness claims by category, 2017-2022*
Contribution of health & wellness by product attributes, 2017-2022
Contribution of health & wellness by consumer benefits, 2017-2022
Key pack materials in the UAE soups sector, percentage share of pack units, 2017
Annual growth rate by key pack material, 2012-2022
Use of pack material by category (in pack units), 2017
Key pack types in the UAE soups sector, percentage share of pack units, 2017
Annual growth rate by key pack type, 2012-2022
Use of pack type by category (in pack units), 2017
Key closure types in the UAE soups sector, percentage share of pack units, 2017
Annual growth rate by key closure type, 2012-2022
Use of closure type by category (in pack units), 2017
Key primary outer typed in the UAE soups sector, percentage share of pack units, 2017
Annual growth rate by key primary outer type, 2012-2022
Use of primary outer type by category (in pack units), 2017
Macroeconomic analysis - real GDP and annual growth (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - nominal GDP and annual growth (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - consumer Price Inflation (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - household consumption expenditure growth (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - population (millions) and annual growth (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - population by age group (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - population by gender (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - population by rural-urban split (%)
Macroeconomic analysis - employed people (millions) and unemployment rate (%)
Five lowest risk nations in GCRI Q3 2017
Five highest risk nations in GCRI Q3 2017
Country risk analysis - The UAE compared to Middle East & Africa and the world

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