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Potato Chip Production in Australia: Market Research Report

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Potato Chip Production Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Food Production | Aug 2016

Cheap as chips: Increased competition has put downward pressure on prices

IBISWorld’s Potato Chip Production market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
PepsiCo Australia & New Zealand PepsiCo Australia & New Zealand market share
Snack Brands Australia Snack Brands Australia market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the Potato Chip Production industry has grappled with shifts in downstream consumption patterns, fluctuating costs of key raw ingredients and increased competition from substitutes and private-label products. A rise in health consciousness has encouraged a shift towards healthier eating patterns for some consumers, which has made the industry vulnerable to the threat of healthy snack food substitutes, such as fruit and nut bars or wholegrain crackers. Industry operators have responded by developing a range of premium and healthier options, such as Frito-Lay's Red Rock Deli range, which has offset the effects of diminishing consumer demand for traditional potato chips. Industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 1.3%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Potato Chip Production industry is in the mature phase of its life cycle. Industry value added (IVA), a measure of the industry's contribution to the wider economy, is projected to grow by 1.0% annualised over the 10 years through 2021-22. This represents an underperformance relative to the economy, with GDP is forecast to grow by an annualised 2.6% over the same period. The industry's relatively slower growth is typical of a mature industry.

The number of enterprises in the industry has declined over the past five years, due to falling industry profit margins and weaker consumer demand for traditional potato chips... purchase to read more


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What is the Potato Chip Production Industry?

Companies in the industry manufacture potato chips for consumption. The industry excludes the manufacture of alternative snacks like corn chips, tortilla chips and other chip products.

Industry Products
Regular potato chipsPremium potato chipsOther potato chips
Industry Activities
Industrial peeling of potatoesIndustrial cutting of potatoesIndustrial frying of potatoesPotato chip

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