Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing industry includes a diverse range of products. Tea and coffee account for just under two-thirds of industry revenue, while industry operators also generate a significant amount of revenue from producing prepared meals, salt, yeast, and herbs and spices. Other food products contribute to the remainder of industry revenue. Rising health consciousness, growing disposable incomes, changing consumer preferences, volatile input prices and international trade have all influenced the industry over the past five years. These factors have benefited some products at the expense of others. Consequently, industry growth has fluctuated over the past five years. Industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 4.6%... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Most industry enterprises, including the major players, are located in New South Wales, Victoria, and Queensland. These enterprises are located on the eastern seaboard to benefit from the large population concentrations in these states. Enterprises are typically located closer to population centres to maximise sales volumes while keeping logistics costs low. However, the industry's major players generally tend to set up large factories in regional areas to make use of cheaper land costs.
Many hospitality businesses are based in tourist destinations across Australia. Many such destinations are located on the eastern seaboard, enabling small and medium industry enterprises selling niche products to supply these directly to hospitality businesses... purchase to read more