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Global Processed Cheese Market 2017-2021

Global Processed Cheese Market 2017-2021

About Processed Cheese

The global cheese market is expected to show moderate growth during the forecast period as cheese is an important ingredient for a host of fast foods such as burger, sandwich, hotdog, and pizza. Customer segments such as affluent customers, children, teenagers, and mainstream households have become the focus for cheese manufacturers. As protein is an essential nutrient that contributes to overall health, consumers are increasingly looking to include protein in their diet from numerous sources to achieve optimal nutrition.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global processed cheese market to grow at a CAGR of 2.60% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global processed cheese market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sale (retail and industrial) of processed cheese worldwide.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • MEA
Technavio's report, Global Processed Cheese Market 2017-2021, 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
  • Arla Foods
  • Bel Group
  • Fonterra Food
  • Kraft Heinz
  • Lactalis Group
  • Savencia
Other prominent vendors
  • Almarai
  • Associated Milk Producers
  • Bletsoe Cheese
  • Britannia
  • Dzintars
  • FUNacho
  • GCMMF (Amul)
  • Go Cheese
  • Parag Milk Foods
  • HAPPY COW CHEESE
  • Mother Dairy
  • Old Fashioned Cheese
Market driver
  • Rise in private labels
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Rising demand for natural, organic, and artisanal cheese
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increase in marketing initiatives
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation by product type and distribution channel
      • Table Segmentation by geography
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Global dairy market
      • Table Global dairy market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global cheese market
      • Table Global cheese market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Top five cheese exporting countries in 2015
      • Table Segmentation of cheese
      • Table Manufacturing process of processed cheese
      • Table Global processed cheese market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Global processed cheese market 2016 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by distribution channel
    • Supermarkets and hypermarkets
    • Convenience stores
    • Food specialist
    • Others
      • Table Global processed cheese market by distribution channel in 2016 (%)
  • Market segmentation by product type
    • Table Global processed cheese market by product type 2016 and 2021 (%)
    • Processed cheese slices
      • Table Global processed cheese slices market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Processed cheese blocks
      • Table Global processed cheese blocks market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Processed cheese spreads - tubs/jars
      • Table Global processed cheese spreads (tubs/jars) market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Canned processed cheese
      • Table Global canned processed cheese market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Others
      • Table Global other processed cheese market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Global processed cheese market by geography 2016 (%)
    • Table Global processed cheese market by geography 2021 (%)
    • Americas
      • Table Processed cheese market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Europe
      • Table Processed cheese market in Europe 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • APAC
      • Table Processed cheese market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • MEA
      • Table Market share of types of processed cheese used in countries in GCC in 2015
      • Table Processed cheese market in MEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Key leading countries
    • Table Key leading countries for global processed cheese market
    • US
      • Table Number of supermarkets in US
      • Table Perception of consumers about cheese in US
    • Russia
      • Table Segmentation of processed cheese in Russia 2016
    • Japan
    • France
    • Germany
  • Market drivers
    • Convenience, low cost, and long shelf life of processed cheese attract consumers and food manufacturers
      • Table Prominent reasons for usage of convenient processed cheese
      • Table Retail price comparison between processed and natural cheese
      • Table Type of processed cheese with their shelf life as per storage type
    • Rise in private labels
    • Rise in demand from developing countries
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Rising demand for natural, organic, and artisanal cheese
    • Product recall
    • Harmful ingredients used in processed cheese
      • Table Harmful ingredients used in processed cheese
    • Presence of stringent government regulations and petitions in different countries
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increase in marketing initiatives
    • Innovations in packaging and flavors
    • Increase in demand for low-sodium processed cheese
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Strategies adopted by players
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Arla Foods
      • Table Arla Foods: Business segmentation
      • Table Arla Foods: Product overview
    • Bel Group
      • Table Bel Group: Product overview
    • Fonterra Food
      • Table Fonterra Food: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Fonterra Food: Product overview
    • Kraft Heinz
      • Table Segmentation by product category in 2016 (%)
      • Table Product portfolio of Kraft Heinz
    • Lactalis Group
      • Table Lactalis Group: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Lactalis Group: Product overview
    • Savencia
      • Table Savencia: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table Savencia: Product overview
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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