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Global Nuts and Seeds market 2016-2020

About Nuts and Seeds

Nuts and seeds emerged as the third-largest category in the overall snacks market in 2015, accounting for a market share of 15.66%. Nuts include almonds, macadamia nuts, pistachios, peanuts, walnuts, and cashews. Seeds include sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, sunflower seeds, hemp seeds, and flaxseeds. Rising demand for ready-to-eat snacks and convenient foods has fueled the growth of the global nuts and seeds market. Their availability in a range of flavors, including butter, smoky, salted, and pepper, has further contributed to increased sales.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global nuts and seeds market to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global nuts and seeds market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from sales of the following product categories:

  • Nuts: Almonds, macadamia nuts, pistachios, peanuts, walnuts, and cashews
  • Seeds: Sesame seeds, pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, sunflower seeds, hemp seeds, and flaxseeds
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
  • Americas
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • MEA
Technavio's report, Global Nuts and Seeds Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Diamond Foods
  • Blue Diamond Growers
  • Planters
  • California Gold Almonds
  • Wonderful Pistachios & Almonds
Other prominent vendors
  • 24 mantra
  • Aldrin Brothers
  • Alpine Pacific Nut
  • Big Tree Organic Farms
  • Chiltern Natural Foods
  • Golden Gates Nuts
  • Jabsons
  • Nutiva
  • Nuts n Spices
  • Ricky’s Lucky Nuts
  • Royal Nuts
  • Tropical Foods
Market driver
  • Health benefits of nuts and seeds
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Harmful effects of excessive consumption
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Growing vegan population
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Nuts and Seeds Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Nuts and Seeds Market: Blue Diamond Growers, California Gold Almonds, Diamond Foods, Kraft Heinz, and Wonderful Pistachios and Almonds.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 24 mantra, Aldrin Brothers, Alpine Pacific Nut, Big Tree Organic Farms, Chiltern Natural Foods, Golden Gates Nuts, Jabsons, Nutiva, Nuts n Spices, Ricky’s Lucky Nuts, Royal Nuts, and Tropical Foods.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The rising vegan population globally is expected to contribute to the market growth during the forecast period. People are increasingly substituting traditional sources of protein, like red meat, with plant-based alternatives such as protein-rich nuts. This recent shift toward the consumption of vegan diet is expected to drive the market growth for nuts and seeds during the forecast period.”

According to the report, consumers perceive snacking to be unhealthy, however the healthy benefit of nuts encourage the consumption of nuts and seeds among other snacks. The numerous health attributes of nuts and seeds have been the main factors responsible for their growing popularity and increased consumption.

Further, the report states that the excessive consumption of nuts and seeds have severe adverse effects on human health, such as unnecessary weight gain, which could lead to other health issues such as diabetes, hypertension, and others.

Companies Mentioned

Blue Diamond Growers, California Gold Almonds, Diamond Foods, Kraft Heinz, and Wonderful Pistachios, Almonds, 24 mantra, Aldrin Brothers, Alpine Pacific Nut, Big Tree Organic Farms, Chiltern Natural Foods, Golden Gates Nuts, Jabsons, Nutiva, Nuts n Spices, Ricky’s Lucky Nuts, Royal Nuts, Tropical Foods.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Overview of the Major Countries Macroeconomic Factors
      • Table Macroeconomic factors of major countries 2015
    • Global savory snacks market
      • Table Global savory snacks market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global savory snacks market by product 2015
      • Table Global savory snacks market by product 2015
    • Global nuts and seeds market
      • Table Global nuts and seeds market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Top 10 markets for nuts and seeds 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Five Forces Analysis
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by geography
    • Market overview
      • Table Global nuts and seeds market 2015
      • Table Global nuts and seeds market 2015-2020 (%)
    • Americas
      • Table Nuts and seeds market in Americas 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • APAC
      • Table Nuts and seeds market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Europe
      • Table Nuts and seeds market in Europe 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • MEA
      • Table Nuts and seeds market in MEA 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Key leading countries
    • Table Key leading countries
    • Table Nuts and seeds market in US 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Nuts and seeds market in China 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Nuts and seeds market in Spain 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Nuts and seeds market in Mexico 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Nuts and seeds market in UK 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Table Nuts and seeds revenue sales by distribution channel 2015 (%)
  • Market drivers
    • Health benefits of nuts and seeds
      • Table Nutrition information of nuts
      • Table Nut and seed product launches by health claim 2014
    • Rising number of private label brands
    • Growing market for genetically modified crops and seeds
    • Demand from emerging nations
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Apprehension regarding genetically modified crops
    • Harmful effects of excessive consumption
    • Rising and fluctuating costs
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Growing vegan population
    • Innovative product offerings
    • Marketing initiatives
    • Rise in organic variants
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Blue Diamond Growers
      • Table Product overview
    • California Gold Almonds
    • Diamond Foods
      • Table Product overview
    • Kraft Heinz
      • Table Product overview
    • Wonderful Pistachios & Almonds
      • Table Product overview
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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