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Potato Chip Production in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Potato Chip Production Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Food Production | Oct 2012

Stale performance: Operators struggle to offset rising competition and health consciousness

IBISWorld’s Potato Chip Production market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Frito-Lay Australia Holdings Frito-Lay Australia Holdings market share
Snack Brands Australia Snack Brands Australia market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$767m
Annual Growth 08-13
-0.3%
Annual Growth 13-18
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Profit
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Employment
3,086
Businesses
9
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the Australian Potato Chip Production industry has grappled with major shifts in downstream consumption patterns, the rising cost of key raw ingredients as well as increased competition from substitutes, imports and private-label products. The ongoing rise in health consciousness has encouraged a general shift towards healthier eating patterns and a decline in popularity for unhealthy snacks such as potato chips, which are considered high in fat and salt. This has been the major cause of the 0.3% annualised decline in industry revenue over the past five years and it has also made the industry particularly vulnerable to the threat of healthy snack food substitutes such as fruit and nut bars or wholegrain crackers... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The Potato Chip Production industry in Australia is currently in the decline stage of its life cycle, characterised by the overall decline in industry gross product, the segmented nature of products, slow rate of technology change and decline in overall consumption. Over the 10 years through 2017-18, industry gross product is expected to decline at an annualised 0.2% compared with 2.4% annualised GDP growth over the same period. This highlights the industry's declining contribution to the overall economy, which is a key characteristic of an industry in decline.

The overall decline in the consumption of potato chips in Australia is also reflective of a declining industry... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Potato Chip Production Industry?

Companies in this industry manufacture potato chips for snack consumption. This industry excludes products like corn chips, tortilla chips and other chip products.

Industry Products
Regular potato chipsGourmet potato chipsOrganic potato chips
 
Industry Activities
Industrial peeling of potatoesIndustrial cutting of potatoesIndustrial frying of potatoesPotato chipIndustrial peeling of potatoesIndustrial cutting of potatoesIndustrial frying of potatoesPotato chip


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