Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
In the five years through 2014, revenue for the Poultry Farming in China industry revenue has been growing at an average annualized rate of 8.4% to $84.4 billion. Industry revenue has been growing steadily due to rises in poultry prices as well as output growth. Total poultry meat output is expected to increase 2.9% to $21.1 million tons in 2014, while revenue is set to grow 8.2%. 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 6.8% on average per year. Revenue in 2019 is forecast to reach $117.0 billion. China is the largest egg producer in the world, accounting for over 35.0% of global production.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The industry's major product segment is poultry meat, which is expected to account for 55.0% of industry revenue in 2014. Poultry meat output totaled an estimated 20.5 million tons in 2013, and is set to increase 2.9% in 2014 to 21.1 million tons.
Chicken meat accounts for about 33.0% of total revenue, duck meat 11.0%, and goose meat 5.5%. China is the second-largest chicken producer globally after the United States. China also farms about three-quarters of total ducks and geese in the world. Northern China accounts for the bulk of chicken farming, while water fowls, such as ducks and geese, are more commonly reared in southern China.
The industry's other main product is eggs, accounting for 45.0% of industry revenue in 2014... purchase to read more