Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report

Aquaculture industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 4.3%

Rising seafood consumption has driven revenue growth in the Aquaculture industry over the past five years. Increasing health consciousness has encouraged many consumers to opt for sources of protein that they perceive to be healthier, such as fish and seafood. In addition, rising demand for premium products, such as Atlantic salmon and abalone, has supported industry operators over the past five years. Strong import penetration across the overall domestic fish and seafood market has limited industry growth over the past five years. Processed imports from countries such as China and Thailand have limited demand for domestic produce from key downstream markets, such as seafood processing establishments and retailers, over the period. These Asian count...
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Aquaculture industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Aquaculture industry is forecast to expand its revenue further over the next five years, as sustainable fishing practices become critical due to falling wild-fish stocks. Furthermore, a projected rise in disposable income and increasing health consciousness among consumers are anticipated to boost demand for fish and seafood over the period. However, continued pressures from imports, particularly in the Seafood Processing industry, are projected to limit demand from downstream markets and negatively affect industry profit margins over the next five years. Revenue, profitability and participation Industry revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to reach $X.X billion. While seafood consumption in...
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Aquaculture industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $2bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 1,306
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 5,921

Biggest companies in the Aquaculture industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Aquaculture in Australia industry include Tassal Group Limited and Huon Aquaculture Group Limited.

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What is Aquaculture industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators breed and farm fish, molluscs and crustaceans.

Industry Products and Services

  • Salmon and trout
  • Crustaceans
  • Tuna
  • Edible oysters
  • Pearl oysters
  • Other fish
  • Other molluscs

Industry Activities

  • Offshore farming of molluscs and seaweed using longlines or racks
  • Offshore farming of finfish using cages
  • Onshore farming of finfish, crustaceans or molluscs in tanks or ponds

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Industry Definition

Industry operators breed and farm fish, molluscs and crustaceans.

Main Activities

  • Offshore farming of molluscs and seaweed using longlines or racks
  • Offshore farming of finfish using cages
  • Onshore farming of finfish, crustaceans or molluscs in tanks or ponds

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Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The price of fish and seafood is a key demand determinant for the industry. Increased fish and seafood prices generally boost industry revenue. However, a...
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Domestic price of fish and other seafood
Seafood consumption
Demand from seafood processing
Real household disposable income

Current Performance

Domestic consumption
Overseas pressure
Sustainability
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Sustainability
Global market
Technology focus
 Table: Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Seafood Processing in Australia
Fish and Seafood Wholesaling in Australia
Supermarkets and Grocery Stores in Australia




Key Selling Industries

Shearing, Cropping and Agricultural Support Services in Australia
Prepared Animal and Bird Feed Manufacturing in Australia
Telecommunications and Other Electrical Goods Wholesaling in Australia
Heavy Machinery Repair and Maintenance in Australia



Products & Services

Operators in the Aquaculture industry farm three types of produce in Australia: fish, crustaceans and molluscs. Fish production accounts for the majority ...
Fish and seafood wholesalers
Retailers
Export markets



Demand Determinants

Downstream industry activity, disposable income, the price of fish and seafood, health consciousness, population growth and access to alternative sources ...
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Major Markets

Fish and seafood wholesalers
Retailers
Export markets




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Aquaculture industry exhibits moderate market share concentration, with the four largest players accounting for over 40% of industry revenue in 2019-2...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Tassal Group Limited is a publicly listed and vertically integrated seafood company based in Tasmania. Tassal has hatchery, aquaculture, processing and sa...
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Tassal Group

 Table: Tassal Group - financial performance

Huon Aquaculture Group

 Table: Huon Aquaculture Group - financial performance

Capital Intensity

Capital intensity in the Aquaculture industry has remained at a moderate level over the past five years. For every dollar spent on capital, an estimated $...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Aquaculture in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Aquaculture in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2026)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2026)
Establishments (2007-2026)
Businesses (2007-2026)
Employment (2007-2026)
Exports (2007-2026)
Imports (2007-2026)
Wages (2007-2026)
Domestic Demand (2007-2026)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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  • Profitability Analysis
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  • SWOT Analysis
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  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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