The global economy presents its own set of opportunities and threats for businesses in a range of industries. IBISWorld’s Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing global market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at an international level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.


Market Share of Companies
Kraft Heinz $x.xlock
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth
2012 - 2017
Annual Growth
2017 - 2022
Employment ('000)

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Demand will increase as producers focus on nutritious ingredients and less invasive processing techniques to keep products organic
  • Different food consumption patterns have had varied effects in different countries
  • Consumption in North America is forecast to decline due to health consciousness
  • Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Global Fruit and Vegetables Processing industry has grown at a steady rate over the past five years. Demand in developed economies for processed fruits and vegetables has grown slowly over this period, as consumer spending has increased following a large decline during the recession in 2009 and ensuing Eurozone crisis. Industry revenue is expected to expand at an even faster annualized rate over the next five years, as consumption of industry products continues to increase...

    Industry Analysis

    The Global Fruit and Vegetables Processing industry includes all businesses that alter fresh fruit or vegetables to create a valued-added food product for human consumption. Industry products include canned fruits and vegetables, fruit and vegetable juices, soups, sauces and dehydrated fruits and vegetables. This industry does not include producers of nonfood fruit and vegetable products, nor does it include vegetable cooking oils or wine (discussed in IBISWorld report C1123-GL).

    The Global Fruit and Vegetables Processing industry has grown steadily over the past five years, as expansion of the world population (particularly growth in the world's urban population) and growth in global per capita income have spurred growth in global demand for food. In ..

    Additional Insights for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry are

  • Access to high quality inputs
  • Attractive product presentation
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Global consumer spending and Global damage caused by natural disasters in the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry?

    Operators in this industry process fresh fruit and vegetables into canned, bottled, preserved, frozen, dried (except sun-dried) or otherwise processed or preserved food products for human consumption. The industry also blends salt, sugar, preservatives and other ingredients with fruits and vegetables to make consumer food products. This industry does not include producers of wine (IBISWorld report C1123-GL) or vegetable cooking oils.

    Industry Products
    Canned fruit and vegetables
    Frozen fruit and vegetables
    Dried and dehydrated food
    Juices, precut vegetables and ready-made salads
    Industry Activities
    Canned fruit and vegetables
    Canned dry bean production
    Canned tomato-based sauce production
    Pickle, chutney or relish production
    Fruit pulp, puree, spread and jam production
    Dried soup mix and bouillon production
    Dehydrated or evaporated fruit production (except sun-dried)
    Baby food, canned or bottled, production (except milk based)
    Frozen fruit and vegetable production
    Fruit and vegetable salad production

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Global consumer spending
  • Global damage caused by natural disasters
  • Global per capita income
  • Global population
  • World price of sugar

  • Current Performance
  • Demand from developed economies
  • Demand from the developing world
  • Global production
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • North American demand
  • European demand
  • North Asian (including East Asian), South East Asian and Indian and Central Asian demand
  • South American and African demand
  • Table: Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Other Global Food Product Manufacturing
  • Global Convenience Store Chains
  • Global Supermarkets
  • Global Hotels & Resorts
  • Global Fast Food Restaurants

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Global Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
  • Global Cardboard Box & Container Manufacturing
  • Global Glass and Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Global Plastic Product & Packaging Manufacturing
  • Global Sugar Manufacturing
  • Other Global Agriculture

  • Products & Services
  • Canned fruit and vegetables
  • Frozen fruit and vegetables
  • Juices, precut vegetables and ready-made salads
  • Dried and dehydrated food
  • Chart: Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Grocery wholesalers and supermarkets
  • Food service industries and food processors
  • Other food manufacturers
  • Other stores
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal Competition
  • External Competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Kraft Heinz Company
  • Table: Kraft Heinz Company - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Global Fruit & Vegetables Processing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Global per capita income (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Common Agricultural Policy (Cap)
  • The European Union's controversial system of agricultural subsidies. It has undergone numerous alterations since its implementation in 1962.
  • Subsistence Agriculture
  • A form of farming where people produce food and fibers for their own consumption rather than on a commercial basis.
  • Value Added
  • Total value added comprises the labor cost, and any other processing and packaging functions adding value to the fruit of vegetable product.
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