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Meat Processing in the UK - Industry Market Research Report

Meat Processing in the UK

Businesses in the Meat Processing industry slaughter livestock to produce red meat. Participants produce fresh, chilled or frozen meat as carcasses and cuts, in addition to by-products like rendered lard, tallow and pulled wool. Operators also bone, preserve and pack meat. The industry excludes meats from non-mammal sources such as fish and poultry, and meat products such as sausages, bacon and pate (see IBISWorld report C10.130).

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Domestic price of beef
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2017-18)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Exports To...
    • Table Business Locations 2017-18
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Enterprises by employment size, 2016
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
    • Table Trade Globalisation
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Dunbia Ltd - industry-related performance*
    • Table Dunbia Ltd - financial performance
    • Table ABP Food Group - industry-related performance*
    • Table Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc - industry-related performance*
    • Table Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc - financial performance
    • Table Cranswick plc - industry-related performance*
    • Table Cranswick plc - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs Growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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