Soft Drink Manufacturing in Australia: Market Research Report

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

Soft Drink Manufacturing Market Research Report | ANZSIC C1211a | Aug 2014

Highly concentrated: The industry is expanding through product innovation

The Soft Drink Manufacturing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Heavy discounting and changing consumer trends have restrained revenue growth over the past five years. During the five years through 2014-15, industry revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised rate of 1.2%. This includes weaker projected growth of 1.0% in 2014-15, to reach $4.3 billion. Despite these threats, industry growth has received support from increasing energy drink sales and popular diet ranges.

The retail environment has struggled under the weight of escalating domestic and global uncertainty following the global financial crisis. Consumers have generally become less confident, choosing to pay down debt rather than spend on discretionary purchases... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Soft Drink Manufacturing industry is characterised by a high level of market concentration. The two largest players alone, Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) and Asahi Holdings (Australia), are responsible for 82.0% of industry revenue. There are no other players with over 5.0% of industry revenue. Concentration in the industry has been supported by the emergence of Asahi over the past five years, having been active in acquiring brands including Schweppes in 2009.

In August 2010, Asahi agreed to the purchase of P&N Beverages in a $360 million deal. However, the acquisition was blocked by the ACCC due to competitive concerns in the Soft Drink Manufacturing industry. Had the sale proceeded, the industry would have become even more concentrated... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Soft Drink Manufacturing Industry?

Firms in the Soft Drink Manufacturing industry primarily produce, canned or bottled soft drinks (carbonated and non-carbonated), sport drinks and energy drinks. The industry does not include the production of bottled water, fruit juice or fruit drinks.

Industry Products
Cola flavoured CSDsOther flavoured CSDsMixersSports drinksEnergy drinks
Industry Activities
Carbonated soft drink productionSyrup, chocolate, vanilla or caramel productionEnergy drink productionSports drink productionFlavoured mineral water productionIce production

View Sample
Select Clients