Dry Pet Food Production in the US: Market Research Report

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Dry Pet Food Production Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Pet Care | Aug 2014

Getting petted: Revenue will revive as consumers return to purchasing pets and pet food

IBISWorld’s Dry Pet Food Production 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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Market Share of Companies
Big Heart Pet Brands Big Heart Pet Brands market share
Colgate-Palmolive Company Colgate-Palmolive Company market share
Mars Inc. Mars Inc. market share
Nestle Nestle market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

For those with pets, pet food becomes indispensable in maintaining an animal's well-being. This factor kept revenue for dry pet food producers from falling drastically over the past five years. Revenue declines were the result of consumers refraining from purchasing new pets, causing a decline in the number of dogs and cats as pets in the United States. Over the next five years, consumers are expected to return to purchasing pets and pet food. In addition, wholesale bypass will allow dry pet food producers to sell products at lower prices directly to consumers, boosting demand for the industry.... purchase to read more

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The Dry Pet Food Production industry mainly concerns various types of dry dog and cat food manufacturing. Whole-grain corn and poultry products constitute major inputs for the industry's ingredients. In turn, prices for these commodities help dictate industry product prices and profit margins. Although pet-owning consumers form the majority of end users, the industry's major downstream markets consist of brick-and-mortar and online retailers and wholesalers that stock and supply pet food.

Over the past five years, the industry has weathered the economic challenges of the postrecessionary period well. After the recession, customers continued to look for ways to save on pet food purchases. Many opted to trade down from wet dog foods to dry foods... purchase to read more


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What is the Dry Pet Food Production Industry?

This industry manufactures dry dog and cat foods, which are generally grain and oilseed based.

Industry Products
Dry dog foodDry cat foodOther dry pet food
Industry Activities
Manufacturing dry cat foodManufacturing dry dog foodManufacturing other dry pet food

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