Fast-Food Restaurants in China: Market Research Report

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Fast-Food Restaurants Market Research Report | Sep 2014

IBISWorld’s Fast-Food Restaurants market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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In recent years, lifestyle changes and reduced leisure time have contributed to a consumer shift from traditional full-service restaurants toward fast-food establishments. In addition, increased Western influences in China and higher incomes have seen increased demand for fast-food. With the rapid development of fast-food service providers, improvements in chain store and franchising management, and new brands and food styles, industry growth has been very strong in the past decade.

ACMR-IBISWorld estimates that the Fast-Food Restaurant industry in China will generate revenue of $107.8 billion in 2014, up 9.7% from 2013. Over the five years through 2014, industry revenue has been growing at an annualized rate of 12.4%.

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There are over two million enterprises in this industry in 2014. However, only an estimated 7,000 are the establishments of 130 large franchising or chain operators with revenue of over two million RMB ($244,200). ACMR-IBISWorld estimates that there are another 400-to-500 establishments operated by chain operators, with the remainder being independent stores.

The combined revenue share of the industry's four largest companies – Yum! Restaurants China (Pizza Hut and KFC), Beijing McDonald's Foods, Dico's Food Development, and Ajisen (China) Holdings Limited – is estimated at 10.4% of industry revenue in 2014... purchase to read more


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What is the Fast-Food Restaurants Industry?

The Fast-Food Restaurant industry in China operates fast-food restaurants in which customers order items and, in most cases, pay before eating. Food and drinks may be consumed on premises, taken out or delivered to the customer. Food provided by this industry includes both Chinese and Western fast food.

Industry Products
Franchised and chain storesDumpling storesRice sets, quick-service and take-away outletsChinese-style noodle stores
Industry Activities
Quick-service restaurantsFast-food servicesTake-out facilities

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