Global Starch Market - Procurement Intelligence Report

Global Starch Market - Procurement Intelligence Report

About Starch Market

Starch is a solid carbohydrate, which is tasteless and white in color. It can be extracted from agricultural raw materials, such as seeds and tubers, in the form of microscopic granules. These granules form a vital constituent of rice, wheat, corn, beans, potatoes, and other vegetables. The spend momentum of this market will be attributed to the increase in the demand for organic starch owing to the surging demand for ready-to-eat food products that are readily available in retail stores.

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The report provides actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in the Global Starch Market. It helps sourcing professionals formulate better category strategies, enhance savings, understand supplier and market challenges, and implement sourcing best practices.

SpendEdge’s report, Global Starch Market, provides up-to-date information about market shifts and potential risks, as well as in-depth knowledge of products and services, which can help in planning and in executing category management activities. It focuses on the cost-saving aspects of procurement and on providing insights that can lead to optimization of category spend.

Category driver

  • Innovative texturizing solutions in terms of starch production
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Category management strategy
  • Performing qualitative and quantitative analysis on the procured starch
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Procurement best practices
  • Engage with suppliers that have exclusivity contracts with crop growers
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What are the market dynamics?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What are the category growth drivers?
  • What are the constraints on category growth?
  • Who are the suppliers in this market?
  • What are the demand-supply shifts?
  • What are the major category requirements?
  • What are the procurement best practices in this market?


PART 01: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY PART 02: MARKET INSIGHTS Global category spend Category spend growth Spend segmentation by region Regional spend dynamics Regional influence on global spend Regional spend opportunity for suppliers PART 03: CATEGORY PRICING INSIGHTS Pricing outlook Supplier cost structure Outlook for input costs Total cost of ownership analysis Overview of pricing models Comparison of pricing models Supply chain margins Cost drivers: Impact on pricing Volume drivers: Impact on pricing PART 04: COST-SAVING OPPORTUNITIES Supplier-side levers Buyer-side levers Quantifying cost-saving opportunities Quantifying cost savings by negotiation strategies PART 05: BEST PRACTICES Innovation and success stories Procurement excellence best practices Procurement best practices Sustainability practices Sustainability best practices PART 06: CATEGORY ECOSYSTEM Market favorability index for suppliers Competitiveness index for suppliers Buyer power Supplier power Threat of new entrants Threat of substitutes Buyer ecosystem Supplier ecosystem PART 07: CATEGORY MANAGEMENT STRATEGY Category management objectives Supplier and buyer KPIs Outsourcing category management activities Risk management PART 08: CATEGORY MANAGEMENT ENABLERS Procurement organization Category enablers PART 09: SUPPLIERS SELECTION RFx essentials Supplier selection criteria Service level agreement Incumbent supplier evaluation metrics PART 10: SUPPLIERS UNDER COVERAGE Overview Supplier positioning Profile: Cargill Inc. Profile: Archer Daniels Midland Co. Profile: Südzucker AG Profile: Emsland Group Profile: Roquette Frères SA Profile: Ingredion Inc. PART 11: US MARKET INSIGHTS Category spend in the US Pricing outlook Supplier cost structure in the US Margins of suppliers in the US Category cost drivers Category volume drivers Overview of best practices in the US Procurement best practices in the US US supply market overview Supplier positioning for the US Regional category risks PART 12: CATEGORY DEFINITION Category hierarchy Category scope Category map PART 13: APPENDIX List of abbreviations Key notes PART 01: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY PART 02: MARKET INSIGHTS Global category spend Category spend growth Spend segmentation by region Regional spend dynamics Regional influence on global spend Regional spend opportunity for suppliers PART 03: CATEGORY PRICING INSIGHTS Pricing outlook Supplier cost structure Outlook for input costs Total cost of ownership analysis Overview of pricing models Comparison of pricing models Supply chain margins Cost drivers: Impact on pricing Volume drivers: Impact on pricing PART 04: COST-SAVING OPPORTUNITIES Supplier-side levers Buyer-side levers Quantifying cost-saving opportunities Quantifying cost savings by negotiation strategies PART 05: BEST PRACTICES Innovation and success stories Procurement excellence best practices Procurement best practices Sustainability practices Sustainability best practices PART 06: CATEGORY ECOSYSTEM Market favorability index for suppliers Competitiveness index for suppliers Buyer power Supplier power Threat of new entrants Threat of substitutes Buyer ecosystem Supplier ecosystem PART 07: CATEGORY MANAGEMENT STRATEGY Category management objectives Supplier and buyer KPIs Outsourcing category management activities Risk management PART 08: CATEGORY MANAGEMENT ENABLERS Procurement organization Category enablers PART 09: SUPPLIERS SELECTION RFx essentials Supplier selection criteria Service level agreement Incumbent supplier evaluation metrics PART 10: SUPPLIERS UNDER COVERAGE Overview Supplier positioning Profile: Cargill Inc. Profile: Archer Daniels Midland Co. Profile: Südzucker AG Profile: Emsland Group Profile: Roquette Frères SA Profile: Ingredion Inc. PART 11: US MARKET INSIGHTS Category spend in the US Pricing outlook Supplier cost structure in the US Margins of suppliers in the US Category cost drivers Category volume drivers Overview of best practices in the US Procurement best practices in the US US supply market overview Supplier positioning for the US Regional category risks PART 12: CATEGORY DEFINITION Category hierarchy Category scope Category map PART 13: APPENDIX List of abbreviations Key notes

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