Poultry Farming in China: Market Research Report

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Poultry Farming Market Research Report | Mar 2015

IBISWorld’s Poultry Farming 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 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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In the five years to 2015, revenue for the Poultry Farming in China industry is estimated to grow at an average annual rate of 8.8% to $91.0 billion. This steady growth is attributed to rises in poultry prices as well as output growth. Total poultry meat output is expected to increase 3.3% to $21.5 million tons in 2015, while revenue is set to grow 7.8%. For a typical poultry farm, returns are largely determined by the feed and poultry price spread.

Over the next five years, as the industry continues to mature, revenue growth is set to slow to an annualized 6.1%, reaching $122.5 billion in 2020. China is the largest egg producer in the world, accounting for over 35.0% of global production.... purchase to read more

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In the decade to 2020, industry value added is expected to grow at annualized rate of 7.9%, higher than China's GDP growth of 6.5% during the same period. The decline of industry firms is contributed to constant consolidation and the exit of small household farming. This change helps industry to be more refined and scientific and will form large-scale farming under the general circumstance of rapid urbanization process.

Although ostriches and quails are farmed in China, the industry's products are predominantly chickens, ducks and geese. There has been growth in the free-range and organic chicken production segments over the past five years, but these account for a very small number of chickens farmed... purchase to read more


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What is the Poultry Farming Industry?

The Poultry Farming industry in China is engaged in the hatching and raising of poultry to produce meat and eggs. Poultry includes chickens, ducks, geese, ostriches and quails. This industry begins with the fertilization of eggs and ends with the supply of eggs and live birds ready for slaughter to poultry processors. Bird farming is not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Chicken meatDuck meatGoose meatOther poultry meatEggs
Industry Activities
Chicken farming (for meat and eggs)Duck farming (for meat and eggs)Goose farming (for meat and eggs)Ostrich farming (for meat, eggs and skins)Quail farming (for meat and eggs)Other poultry farming (for meat and eggs)Poultry hatchery operation

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