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Global Pasta and Noodles Market 2016-2020

About Pasta and Noodles

Pastas and noodles have existed for over thousands of years and are an important part of the diet and culture of Asian countries such as China and Japan. Instant noodles were invented in 1958 by Nissin Foods Group. Pastas and noodles are made from wheat semolina, water, and other ingredients such as flour, corn, rice, eggs, and spices.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global pastas and noodles market to grow at a CAGR of 3.73% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global pasta and noodles market for the period 2016-2020. The market sizes and forecasts provided in this report are calculated on the basis of revenue from the retail sale of pastas and noodles.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • MEA
Technavio's report, Global Pasta and Noodles 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
  • Barilla
  • Nestlé
  • Nissin Foods
  • Ting Hsin International Group
Other prominent vendors
  • Acecook Vietnam JSC
  • Brf Brasil Foods
  • CJ Group
  • Comercial Gallo
  • Conad
  • ConAgra Foods
  • Creamette
  • De Cecco
  • Delverde
  • General Mills
  • Gerardo di Nola
  • House Foods Group
  • ITC
  • Kraft Heinz Company
  • Kroger
  • La Molisana
  • Masan Consumer
  • Nongshim
  • Ottogi Foods
  • Panzani
  • Pastificio Rana
  • Pinehill Arabia Food
  • San Remo Macaroni Company Pty Ltd
  • Teigwaren Riesa
  • Toyo Suisan Kaisha Ltd
  • Uni-President Enterprises
Market driver
  • Increasing home-cooking culture
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Health concerns affecting sales
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Prominence of healthier varieties of pastas and noodles
  • 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 Pasta and Noodles Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Pasta and Noodles Market: Barilla, Nestlé, Nissin Foods and Ting Hsin International Group.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Acecook Vietnam JSC, Brf Brasil Foods, CJ Group, Comercial Gallo, Conad, ConAgra Foods, Creamette, De Cecco, Delverde, General Mills, Gerardo di Nola, House Foods Group, ITC, Kraft Heinz Company, Kroger, La Molisana, Masan Consumer, Nongshim, Ottogi Foods, Panzani, Pastificio Rana, Pinehill Arabia Food, San Remo Macaroni Company Pty Ltd, Teigwaren Riesa, Toyo Suisan Kaisha Ltd and Uni-President Enterprises.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Health-and-wellness varieties of pastas and noodles include gluten-free, organic, high-fiber, fortified, and reduced-carbohydrate. Companies now offer a wide array of products that cater to this growing demand.”

According to the report, increasing health awareness and growing concerns about the hygiene and quality of food bought outside have led to the increased preference for home-cooked food. Consumers now look at convenient options such as pasta and noodles that can be cooked with minimal time and effort. The growing number of working women globally has also led to an increase in demand for convenient food such as instant noodles, which can be cooked easily.

Further, the report states that Health concerns about the consumption of pastas and noodles, especially the instant cooking varieties, continue to challenge the market.

Companies Mentioned

Barilla, Nestlé, Nissin Foods, Ting Hsin International Group, Acecook Vietnam JSC, Brf Brasil Foods, CJ Group, Comercial Gallo, Conad, ConAgra Foods, Creamette, De Cecco, Delverde, General Mills, Gerardo di Nola, House Foods Group, ITC, Kraft Heinz Company, Kroger, La Molisana, Masan Consumer, Nongshim, Ottogi Foods, Panzani, Pastificio Rana, Pinehill Arabia Food, San Remo Macaroni Company Pty Ltd, Teigwaren Riesa, Toyo Suisan Kaisha Ltd, Uni-President Enterprises.

  • 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
      • Table Noodle-making process
      • Table Pasta-making process
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Overview of global pastas and noodles market 2015
    • Market size and forecast by revenue
      • Table Global pasta and noodles market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Market size and forecast by volume
      • Table Global pasta and noodles market by volume 2015-2020 (billions of kilograms)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Overview of global pasta and noodles market by product
    • Table Global pasta and noodles market by product revenue 2015-2020
    • Global ambient pastas and noodles market
      • Table Global ambient pastas and noodles market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global chilled pasta and noodles market
      • Table Global chilled pastas and noodles market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global dried pasta and noodles market
      • Table Global dried pastas and noodles market by revenue 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Table Distribution channels by revenue 2015
    • Table Number of convenience stores 2014 and 2015
    • Table World internet users by region 2015 (millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Geographic segmentation of market by revenue 2015-2020
    • Table Comparison of geographic regions
    • Pasta and noodles market in APAC
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table APAC: Total population versus urban population (billions of people)
      • Table Per capita consumption of noodles in APAC 2014 (packets per capita, per year)
    • Pasta and noodles market in Americas
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in Americas 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Percentage of urban population in Latin American countries 2025 and 2050
      • Table Percentage of middle-class population in Latin American countries 2001 and 2011
      • Table Per capita pasta consumption in Americas 2014 (pounds)
    • Pasta and noodles market in Europe
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in Europe 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Per capita consumption of pasta in European countries 2014 (pounds)
    • Pastas and noodles market in MEA
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in MEA 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Disposable income in MEA by select countries 2011-2014 ($)
  • Key leading countries
    • Table Key leading countries
    • Table Comparison of key leading countries
    • China
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in China 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • US
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in US 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Japan
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in Japan 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • South Korea
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in South Korea 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Italy
      • Table Pasta and noodles market in Italy 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market drivers
    • Table Percentage of working women in select countries 2009-2013
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Barilla
      • Table Product overview
    • Nestlé
      • Table Product overview in pastas and noodles
    • Nissin Foods Holdings
      • Table Product overview
    • Ting Hsin International Group
    • Other prominent vendors
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