Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Yoghurt is widely considered a healthy food option. This has driven yoghurt consumption growth over the past five years, to the benefit of the Yoghurt Production industry. In response to growing domestic demand, manufacturers have expanded production over the period. Furthermore, rising incomes and desire for safe and high-quality Australian dairy products have helped lift exports. However, increased competition among industry players has prevented sale price increases and constrained revenue growth. Industry revenue is projected to post 0.7% annualised growth over the five years through 2014-15, to reach $561.3 million. This includes forecast growth of 2.8% for 2014-15... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
Market share concentration for the Yoghurt Production industry is high, with the four major players accounting for an estimated 73.3% of industry revenue. Over the past five years, consolidation has increased, as major companies like Lion and Fonterra increased acquisitions of yoghurt manufacturing companies. Many of the iconic brands held by the major players, such as Ski, Yoplait and Nestle, have maintained a market share through product development and customer loyalty.
As the popularity of yoghurt as a nutritional and convenient food has grown, the dynamics of the industry have shifted too. Although industry consolidation has increased, some brands have lost share and been ultimately deleted... purchase to read more