Cafes and Coffee Shops in Australia: Market Research Report

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Cafes and Coffee Shops Market Research Report | ANZSIC H4511b | Apr 2016

Extra hot: A focus on coffee quality has driven growth despite increased competition

IBISWorld’s Cafes and Coffee Shops 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.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Cafes and Coffee Shops industry has grown strongly over the past five years, owing much of its success to Australia's love of quality coffee and vibrant coffee culture. Industry revenue is expected to grow by an annualised 7.4% over the five years through 2015-16, boosted by a large spike in 2013-14 caused by rising consumer sentiment and growing incomes. This includes a forecast revenue increase of 8.4% in 2015-16, to total $5.3 billion. Despite this, competitive pressures have pushed profitability down slightly over the past five years.

Australia's coffee culture, and the growing number of small speciality cafes and coffee shops have resulted in a high level of competition, low barriers to entry and low industry concentration... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The geographic spread of the industry is closely correlated with population and income distribution. Consequently, a significant proportion of cafes and coffee shops are located in the heavily populated eastern seaboard states, where there is higher foot traffic. New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland account for 81.2% of industry establishments, and over 77% of the population. New South Wales and Victoria are home to a larger share of cafes and coffee shops than their population base would indicate. This is largely due to higher average incomes in these states, and greater demand for cafe meals and beverages. Furthermore, Melbourne's entrenched coffee culture has given rise to many new cafes and coffee shops opening in inner city areas... purchase to read more


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What is the Cafes and Coffee Shops Industry?

The industry includes cafes and coffee shops serving food and beverages to customers on premises. The industry excludes takeaway food services, restaurant and catering services, theatre restaurants and establishments that primarily sell alcohol for consumption on and off premises.

Industry Products
CoffeeOther beveragesFood
Industry Activities
Cafe operationCoffee shop operation

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