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Global Infant Formula Market Report: 2016 Edition

Global Infant Formula Market Report: 2016 Edition

Infant formula is a manufactured food designed and marketed for feeding to evolved babies and infants under 12 months of age, usually prepared for bottle-feeding or cup-feeding from powder (mixed with water) or liquid (with or without additional water). A variety of formulas are available for infants younger than 12 months old who are not drinking breast milk. The global infant milk formula (IMF) market is the fastest growing category within the larger baby food market. Milk formulas can be divided into four distinct types: toddler formula, stand formula, follow-on formula and special formula.

The report “Global Infant Milk Formula Market” provides a comprehensive study of the infant formula market along with a detailed study of its various segments. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues being faced by the industry are being presented in this report. The four major players in the industry, Nestlé SA, Danone S.A., Mead Johnson Nutrition and Abbott Laboratories are being profiled.

The key factors driving the growth of the infant milk formula market are rising population of working women, increasing disposable income in China, rapid growth of e-commerce in the Chinese market, growth in urbanization, increasing globalization and growing global GDP. Some of the noteworthy trend and developments of this industry are importance of lipid levels in brain and vision development in infants, growing demand of organic baby food and adoption of western baby food. However, the expansion of global infant milk formula market is being hindered by restriction in China on infant’s milk powder brands, regulatory changes, increasing competition, ecological argument and contaminated milk powder issues.

The developing world, especially the Asia and Pacific region has provided the headroom for the global market expansion. Among various regions, China is one of the prominent markets for infant milk formula.

By combining SPSS Inc.’s data integration and analysis capabilities with our relevant findings, we have predicted the future growth of the industry. We employed various significant variables that have an impact on this industry and created regression models with SPSS Base to determine the future direction of the industry. Before deploying the regression model, the relationship between several independent or predictor variables and the dependent variable was analyzed using standard SPSS output, including charts, tables and tests."


1. Infant Formula Market – An Introduction
1.1 Types of Infant Formula
1.2 Infant Formula Value Chain Analysis
Table 1: Infant Formula Value Chain
2. Global Baby Food Market Analysis
2.1 Global Baby Food Market by Value
Table 2: Global Baby Food Market by Value (2005-2015E)
2.2 Global Baby Food Market Share by Product Type
Table 3: Global Baby Food Market Share by Product Type (2015)
2.3 Global Baby Food Market Growth by Region
Table 4: Global Baby Food Market CAGR by Region (2014-2019E)
2.3.1 Asia Pacific Baby Food Market by Value
Table 5: Asia Pacific Baby Food Market by Value (2005-2015E)
2.3.2 Brazil Baby Food Market by Value
Table 6: Brazil Baby Food Market by Value (2009-2018E)
3. Global Infant Milk Formula Market Analysis
3.1 Global Infant Milk Formula Market by Value
Table 7: Global Infant Formula Market by Value (2007-2016E)
3.2 Global Infant Milk Formula Market Share by Region – Value
Table 8: Global Infant Milk Formula Market by Region - Value (2015)
3.3 Global Infant Milk Formula Market by Volume
Table 9: Global Infant Milk Formula Market by Volume (2007-2016E)
3.4 Global Infant Milk Formula Market Share by Region – Volume
Table 10: Global Infant Milk Formula Market by Region - Volume (2015)
3.5 Global Infant Milk Formula Sales Share by Products
Table 11: Global Milk Formula Sales Share by Products (2015)
3.6 Global Infant Milk Formula Consumption by Region
Table 12: Global Infant Milk Formula Consumption by Region (2015)
4. China Infant Milk Formula Market
4.1 China’s Infant Milk Formula Market by Value
Table 13: China’s Infant Milk Formula Market by Value (2007-2016E)
4.2 China’s Infant Milk Formula Market by Volume
Table 14: China’s Infant Milk Formula Market by Volume (2007-2016E)
4.3 China’s Milk Formula Market by Product Type
Table 15: China’s Milk Formula Market by Product Type (2009-2019E)
4.4 China’s Milk Formula Market Growth by Product
Table 16: China’s Milk Formula Market Growth by Product (2009-2019E)
4.5 China’s Milk Formula Market by Channels
Table 17: China’s Milk Formula Market by Channels (2011-2015E)
4.6 China Milk Formula Market by Place of Origin
Table 18: China Milk Formula Market by Place of Origin (2012-2015E)
5. South Korea
Table 19: South Korea Infant Formula Sales by Value (2010-2015)
Table 20: South Korea Infant Formula Production and Consumption by Volume (2010-2014)
Table 21: South Korea Infant Formula Export and Import Trend (2010-2014)
Table 22: South Korea Infant Formula Market by Product Type (2015)
6. Market Dynamics
6.1 Growth Drivers
6.1.1 Increased Popularity of Internet Retailing in Chinese Infant Formula Market
Table 23: Growth of Internet Retailing in Chinese Infant Formula Market (2007-2015)
6.1.2 Rapid Growth of Urbanization in China
Table 24: Urbanization in China (2006-2015E)
6.1.3 Rising Population of Working Women
Table 25: Global Working Women Population (2006-2017E)
6.1.4 Globalization of Infant Formula Market
6.1.5 Accelerating Economic Growth
Table 26: Global GDP Growth (2007-2015E)
6.1.6 Abandonment of One Child Policy
6.1.7 Increasing Disposable Income in China
6.2 Key Trends
6.2.1 Lipid Levels in Brain & Vision Development in Infants
6.2.2 Growing Demand for Organic Baby Food
6.2.3 Demand for Eco-friendly Packaging
6.2.4 Adoption of Western Baby Food
6.3 Challenges
6.3.1 Restrictions in China on Infant Milk Powder Brands
6.3.2 Increasing Competition
6.3.3 Ecological Argument
7. Competitive Landscape
7.1 Global Baby Food Market Share
Table 27: Global Baby Food Market Share by Company (2015)
7.1.1 Asia Pacific Baby Food Market Share
Table 28: Asia Pacific Baby Food Market Share by Company (2015)
7.1.2 North America Baby Food Market Share by Company
Table 29: North America Baby Food Market Share by Company (2015)
7.2 Global Infant Milk Formula Market Share
Table 30: Global Infant Milk Formula Market Share by Company (2015)
7.2.1 China’s Infant Milk Formula Market Share
Table 31: China’s Infant Milk Formula Market Share by Company (2015)
7.2.2 South Korea Infant Milk Formula Market Share
Table A: South Korea Infant Milk Formula Market Share by Company (2010-2015)
8. Company Profiles
8.1 Nestlé S.A.
8.1.1 Business Overview
Table 32: Nestlé S.A. Net Sales by Business Segments (2015)
Table 33: Nestlé S.A. Net Sales by Product Categories (2015)
Table 34: Nestlé S.A. Net Sales by Region (2015)
8.1.2 Financial Overview
Table 35: Nestlé S.A. Net Sales and Net Profit (2011-2015)
8.1.3 Business Strategies
8.2 Danone S.A.
8.2.1 Business Overview
Table 36: Danone SA Group Sales by Division (2015)
Table 37: Danone SA Group Sales by Region (2015)
8.2.2 Financial Overview
Table 38: Danone SA Net Sales and Net Income (2011-2015)
8.2.3 Business Strategies
8.3 Mead Johnson Nutrition Co.
8.3.1 Business Overview
Table 39: Mead Johnson Nutrition Net Sales Share by Business Segments (2015)
Table 40: Mead Johnson Nutrition Net Sales Share by Region (2015)
8.3.2 Financial Overview
Table 41: Mead Johnson Net Sales and Net Income (2011-2015)
5.3.3 Business Strategies
8.4 Abbot Laboratories
8.4.1 Business Overview
Table 42: Abbott Laboratories Revenue Share by Segments (2015)
8.4.2 Financial Overview
Table 43: Abbott Laboratories Revenue and Net Income (2011-2015)
8.4.3 Business Strategies
9. Market Outlook
9.1 Market Forecast
Table 44: Global Infant Milk Formula Market Forecast (2014-2019E)
9.2 Forecast Methodology
Table B: Dependent & Independent Variables (2010-2015)
9.2.1 Dependent and Independent Variables
9.2.2 Correlation Analysis
Table C: Correlation Matrix
9.2.3 Regression Analysis
Table D: Model Summary – Coefficient of Determination
Table E: Regression Coefficients Output

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