Growing nuts: Increased local and global nut consumption has boosted industry revenue

Operating conditions in the Tree Nut Growing industry have been volatile over the past five years. However, industry revenue has ultimately grown strongly over the period. Industry operators have benefited from rising global nut consumption, with export growth being a key driver of industry performance. Industry operators grow almonds, macadamias, walnuts, pecans, chestnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts and other tree nuts. The industry excludes farms growing peanuts.Industry performance is influenced by weather conditions, global nut prices and consumption, and fluctuations in the value of the Australian dollar. Rising health consciousness has boosted demand for tree nuts over the past five years...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$900m
Annual Growth 14-19
12.7%
Forecast Growth 19-24
Profit
Employment
2,672
Businesses
1,551

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry operators have benefited from rising global nut consumption boosting demand in export markets
  • Growing demand for Australian tree nuts in export markets has provided a boost to industry performance
  • Export demand is forecast to continue driving industry performance over the period
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    Operators in the Tree Nut Growing industry have faced volatile trading conditions over the past five years. While rising global nut consumption has increased demand for tree nuts, fluctuations in nut prices, weather conditions and international market conditions have prompted industry revenue volatility. Operators in the Tree Nut Growing industry grow almonds, macadamias, walnuts, pecans, chestnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts and other tree nuts. As peanuts are grown in the ground and classified as a legume, peanut growing is excluded from the industry. Industry revenue is expected to rise at an annualised 12.7% over the five years through 2018-19, to reach $899.6 million. This includes revenue growth of 3.5% in the current year, as rising health consciousness boosts demand for tree nuts...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Tree Nut Growing Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Tree Nut Growing are:

  • Economies of scale
  • Appropriate climatic conditions
  • Establishment of export markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Trade-weighted index and Level of annual rainfall in the Tree Nut Growing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Tree Nut Growing Industry?

    Industry firms primarily grow tree nuts. Industry operators grow almonds, macadamias, walnuts, pecans, chestnuts, pistachios, hazelnuts and other tree nuts. Peanuts are classified as a legume and are excluded from the industry.

    Industry Products
  • Almonds
  • Macadamias
  • Other nuts
  • Industry Activities
  • Almond growing
  • Macadamia growing
  • Walnut growing
  • Other tree nut growing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Level of annual rainfall
  • Health consciousness
  • Domestic price of fertiliser

  • Current Performance
  • International markets
  • Trade tensions
  • Foreign investment
  • Health consciousness and demand
  • Participation and profit
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • International trade
  • Consumer trends
  • Challenges
  • Industry structure and profitability
  • Table: Tree Nut Growing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Tree Nut Growing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing
  • Supermarkets and Grocery Stores
  • Snack Food Manufacturing

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Livestock and Other Agricultural Supplies Wholesaling
  • Water Supply

  • Products & Services
  • Almonds
  • Macadamias
  • Other nuts
  • Chart: Tree Nut Growing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports to other countries
  • Domestic markets
  • Exports to India
  • Exports to China
  • Exports to Vietnam
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Tree Nut Growing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Tree Nut Growing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Tree Nut Growing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Olam Orchards Australia Pty Ltd, Select Harvests Limited,
  • Table: Olam Orchards Australia Pty Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: Select Harvests Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Tree Nut Growing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Tree Nut Growing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Exports (2010-2024)
  • Imports (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
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  • A business that earns most or all of its revenues from agriculture.
  • Phytochemicals
  • Biologically active compounds that are associated with the protective health benefits of plant-based foods.
  • Phytomonitoring
  • A management information system for crop growing.
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