GCC Dog Food Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023
The GCC Dog Food Market reached a value of US$ X Million in 2017. The market is further projected to reach US$ X Million by 2023, growing at a CAGR of X% during 2017-2023. Dog food refers to a specialty food for dogs formulated according to their nutritional requirements which vary depending on age, breed, health and size. It may consist of meat, meat by-products, vitamins, minerals, fruits, grains, etc. Dog food helps to maintain a healthy weight as well as to keep the dogs hair coat lustrous and teeth clean. In addition to this, dog food also aids in addressing health issues, such as urinary tract disorder, itchy skin, joint and hip stiffness, etc.
On account of the rising demand for packaged and branded dog food, the dog food market is witnessing strong growth in the GCC region. The increasing adoption of pets as companions, especially dogs, in various GCC countries has bolstered the demand for dog food. This has further encouraged the manufacturers to produce more sophisticated formulas including essential nutrients and tailored as per the nutritional requirements for dogs. Additionally, with rising income levels and changing outlook, dog owners are becoming more inclined towards providing quality and nutritious food to their pets. Moreover, the rising awareness amongst the owners regarding pet health is also fuelling the market growth.
Region-wise, the UAE enjoys the leading position in the GCC dog food market, holding the largest share. Other major regions include Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain.
Based on the product type, the dog food market has been segmented into dry, wet and canned, snacks and treats. Currently, dry dog food is the most popular product type, accounting for the biggest share.
On the basis of ingredients, animal derivatives represent the largest segment, followed by plant derivatives, cereal derivatives and others.
Based on the distribution channel, the report finds that convenience stores dominate the market, accounting for the majority of the total share.
The competitive landscape of the GCC dog food market has also been examined with some of the key players being Mars, Nestle, Hills and Del Monte.
This report provides a deep insight into the GGC dog food market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the GCC dog food market in any manner.
Key Questions Answered in This Report:
How has the GCC dog food market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regions in the GCC dog food market?
Which are the popular product types in the GCC dog food market?
What are the various ingredients in the GCC dog food market?
Which are the major distribution channels in the GCC dog food market?
What are the price trends of dog food?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the GCC dog food market?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the GCC dog food market?
What is the structure of the GCC dog food market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the GCC dog food market?
How is dog food manufactured?
What are the various unit operations involved in a dog food manufacturing plant?
What is the total size of land required for setting up a dog food manufacturing plant?
What are the machinery requirements for setting up a dog food manufacturing plant?
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What are the packaging requirements for dog food?
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