IBISWorld’s Animal Food Manufacturing 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.


Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Pets, particularly cats and dogs, are seen as the new "must have" accessory for Chinese people, resulting in increased pet food demand
  • The demand for pet food is currently small, but will increase gradually with the continued development of the Chinese economy
  • Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Over the past 30 years, China has become the world's second-largest manufacturer of animal feed and pet food. In the five years to 2017, industry revenue is expected to grow 6.1% per year on average to reach $188.6 billion. Due to China's economic development, it has become a symbol of financial success to keep pets, particularly cats and dogs, thereby increasing domestic demand for pet food. The growing population, which leads to huge demand for livestock and poultry, has been another strong driver for the industry over the past five years.

    Reforms for the Animal Food Manufacturing industry in China stemmed from 2007 food recalls in the United States, Europe and South Africa of animal feed and pet food from China that contained melamine...

    Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Animal Food Manufacturing industry in China grew significantly in the years to 2014. Increased domestic demand from the expanding economy in China was the main driver of industry growth. Increasing household incomes, population growth and rising urbanization have shaped a larger domestic market, which should guarantee long-term growth for animal food manufacturers.

    However, the industry development landscape showed some changes in 2015 and 2016, revenue rose only 1.3% and 2.4%, respectively.. First, the slowing domestic economy resulted in weak domestic demand, which led to larger storage volumes. Accordingly product prices decreased.


    Additional Insights for the Animal Food Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Animal Food Manufacturing Industry are

  • Accreditation from authoritative sources
  • Development of new products
  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Household Disposable Income and Economies of Scale - by Industry in the Animal Food Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Animal Food Manufacturing Industry?

    Businesses in the Animal Food Manufacturing industry in China manufacture pet food as well as feed for livestock and poultry raised on farms. The manufacturing of aquaculture and seafood feed is not included in this industry.

    Industry Products
    Compound feed
    Prefixed feed
    Concentrated feed
    Pet food
    Industry Activities
    Single feed processing
    Compound feed processing
    Concentrated feed processing
    Additive and mixed feed processing
    Contracted feed and supplementary feed processing
    Pet food

    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
  • Household Disposable Income
  • Economies of Scale - by Industry
  • World Prices - Agriculture
  • Health Policy - Food Regulations
  • Systems and Technology - by Industry

  • Current Performance
  • Profitability
  • Domestic demand
  • Establishments and enterprises
  • Wages and employment
  • Imports and exports
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profitability
  • Exports and imports
  • Enterprises and employment
  • Table: Animal Food Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Animal Food Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Sheep and Cattle Farming
  • Pig Farming
  • Poultry Farming
  • Supermarkets

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry and Fishing

  • Products & Services
  • Compound feed
  • Concentrated feed
  • Pet food
  • Prefixed feed
  • Chart: Animal Food Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Wholesalers
  • Retailers
  • Other
  • Supermarkets
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Animal Food Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Animal Food Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Quality
  • Price
  • Branding
  • Economies of scale

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Animal Food Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    New Hope GroupChia Tai Group (China)Da Bei Nong GroupZhengbang GroupTangrenshen Group Co. Ltd.
  • Table: New Hope Group - financial performance
  • Table: Chia Tai Group (China) - financial performance
  • Table: Da Bei Nong Group - financial performance
  • Table: Zhengbang Group - financial performance
  • Table: Tangrenshen Group Co. Ltd. - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Animal Food Manufacturing 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 Animal Food Manufacturing 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)
  • Total Assets (2008-2022)
  • Compound Feed Output (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Compound Feed
  • A combination of various food types, plus additives, designed for specific animals, which are usually produced in pellet form.
  • Concentrated Feed
  • Produced by removing the energy material from full feed. Farmers can mix the feed with surplus cereals to meet the nutritional needs of livestock.
  • Melamine
  • Industrial chemical used in the manufacture of plastics, fertilizer, paint and adhesives. It was illegally added to some animal food products in China, causing kidney stones and death in pets.
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