The Tea Production industry has rapidly increased its share of China's beverage market over the past decade, from 7.0% of total domestic beverage volume in 2000 to 26.0% in 2015. Over the past five years, industry revenue has been increasing at an annualized rate of 4.5% to an expected $21.1 billion in 2018. There are about 278 enterprises operating in the industry, with 74,985 workers.Strong industry performance has been the result of increased consumer health consciousness and the rapid development of herbal tea beverages. This industry is focused on the large domestic market; exports contribute only 0.6% to total industry revenue. In addition, very little tea is imported into China. Imports account for 0.1% of domestic demand...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

Industry value added is expected to increase at an annualized rate of 5.1% over the ten years to 2023. Industry growth is maintained by growth in consumption, changes in consumer preferences toward tea beverages, production capacity expansion of players and the entry of new market participants.Many large companies, foreign and domestic, constantly introduce new product flavors and invest a large amount of funds into R&D and advertising, which promotes the entire industry. Several food and beverage multinational companies entered China's tea and other soft beverage market in recent years. Pepsi Cola, Coca Cola and Nestle started introducing tea beverage products, which increased market competition.Consumption and supply differs across regions. The...purchase to read more.

Additional Insights for the Tea Production Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Tea Production Industry are

  • Effective cost controls
  • Establishment of brand names
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Downstream Demand - Supermarket and Grocery Stores and Economic Indicators - Advertising - Cost of Advertising in the Tea Production industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Tea Production Industry?

    The Tea Production industry in China produces tea beverages of different types, including black, green, oolong, and flower tea, and other soft beverages such as energy drinks, fruit tea, and carbonated tea. Tea beverage manufacturers use liquid tea as a base and add sweeteners, colors and preservatives, and blend these ingredients into soft drinks. Tea beverages are then bottled in plastic or cartons, or canned in aluminum.

    Industry Products
  • Green tea beverages
  • Energy drinks
  • Black tea beverages
  • Flower tea beverages
  • Oolong tea beverages
  • Other tea and soft beverages
  • Industry Activities
  • Green tea production
  • Black tea production
  • Energy drink production
  • Oolong tea production
  • Flower tea production
  • Fruit tea production
  • Carbonated tea production
  • Milk tea production
  • Syrup tea production
  • Other soft beverage production
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Downstream Demand - Supermarket and Grocery Stores
  • Economic Indicators - Advertising - Cost of Advertising
  • Age Group (20-34)
  • Domestic Goods Prices - Manufactures Other - Plastic Materials and Resins
  • Real GDP
  • Domestic Goods Availability - Primary Materials - Plant Breeding Materials

  • Current Performance
    Industry competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Table: Tea Production Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Tea Production Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Supermarkets
  • Full-Service Restaurants
  • Fast-Food Restaurants

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Fragrance and Essence Manufacturing
  • Sugar Production

  • Products & Services
  • Green tea beverages
  • Energy drinks
  • Black tea beverages
  • Other tea and soft beverages
  • Flower tea beverages
  • Oolong tea beverages
  • Chart: Tea Production Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Disposable income
  • Consumer health consciousness
  • Product differentiation
  • Prices
  • Packaging
  • Events
  • Development of the hospitality sector

  • Major Markets
  • Supermarkets
  • Small food and beverage retailers
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Tea Production Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and purchases
  • Utilities and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Tea Production

  • Basis of Competition
  • Price
  • Quality
  • Brand
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Tea Production Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Ting Hsin International Group, Uni-President Group Co., Ltd., Guangdong Jiaduobao Drink & Food Co.,Ltd., Red Bull Vitamin Drink Co. Ltd., Lotte Aodeli Drink Co. Ltd.,
  • Table: Ting Hsin International Group - financial performance
  • Table: Uni-President Group Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Guangdong Jiaduobao Drink & Food Co.,Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Red Bull Vitamin Drink Co. Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Lotte Aodeli Drink Co. Ltd. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Tea Production Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Tea Production Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Total Assets (2009-2023)
  • Tea Beverage Consumption (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Black Tea
  • Undergoes a longer oxidation process than green tea and oolong tea. It is also stronger in flavor and contains higher caffeine levels.
  • Green Tea
  • Originating in China, green tea has a limited oxidation process and has lower levels of caffeine than black tea. Green tea is also considered to provide several heal benefits.
  • Oolong Tea
  • Has an oxidation level between green tea and black tea.
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