Ice Cream Production in the US: Market Research Report

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Ice Cream Production Market Research Report | NAICS 31152 | Jun 2014

Sweet innovation: Healthier products and less volatile inputs will spur industry growth

The Ice Cream Production market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

While ice cream production did not suffer significantly in the worst of the recession, manufacturers are shifting their focus to develop health-conscious and premium products that will boost demand and revenue. The prices of key inputs like milk and sugar will continue to threaten profit, but will be far less volatile than in previous years. Despite this threat, innovation and new techniques will help industry participants maintain growth... purchase to read more

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Operators in the Ice Cream Production industry primarily manufacture ice cream, frozen yogurt and sherbet, and sell these products to downstream markets such as retailers and food service establishments. Over the five years to 2014, the industry's performance suffered as repressed disposable income levels in the years following the recession caused consumers to purchase a smaller volume of industry goods at retail stores and food service establishments. Additionally, growing health concerns have caused many people to limit their consumption of foods that are high in sugar and fat like ice cream. Overall, industry revenue is anticipated to decline an annualized 0.5% to $8.1 billion in the five years to 2014... purchase to read more


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What is the Ice Cream Production Industry?

Operators in this industry make ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet, frozen tofu and other frozen desserts (except frozen bakery foods, which are included in the Bread Production industry (IBISWorld report 31181). The majority of raw inputs are sourced from the Dairy Farms industry (IBISWorld report 11212) and the Sugar Manufacturing industry (IBISWorld report 31131).

Industry Products
Bulk ice creamNovelty ice creamLow-fat and nonfat ice creamOther frozen desserts
Industry Activities
Bulk ice creamNovelty ice cream Frozen fruit popsLow-fat and nonfat ice creamFrozen yogurtFlavored iceSherbetOther frozen desserts (except bakery)

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