IBISWorld’s Baby Product Manufacturing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national 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.


Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Baby Product Manufacturing industry in China produces a range of products, such as baby food, clothing, toys and skincare products. In the past five years, industry revenue has been increasing strongly at an annualized rate of 11.6% to $47.8 billion in 2017. China's family-planning policy, which relaxed somewhat in November 2013, makes the only child of the family more precious. This has encouraged parents to spend as much as they can on baby rearing. In addition, China's growing economy has stimulated demand for baby products. In particular, higher living standards have created a stable foundation for medium and high-end baby products.

Many foreign brands have entered the growing Chinese market and established branches and distribution networks...

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Baby Product Manufacturing industry has a moderate capital intensity level. Capital intensity is reflected by the ratio of capital to labor costs. Depreciation is used as a proxy for capital, and total wages for labor costs. For every dollar spent on wages in this industry, 41 cents are invested in capital.

Capital expenditure in the industry includes investments on warehousing, manufacturing equipment and machinery and distribution networks. Meanwhile, a large number of workers are employed in the industry to do production-line work, conduct marketing, evaluate product quality and provide after-sale services.

As manufacturing is becoming increasingly automated, employment growth is expected to slow over the next five years. How..

Additional Insights for the Baby Product Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Attractive product presentation
  • Ability to provide goods/services in diverse locations
  • Ability to vary services to suit different needs
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Births - Number (National) and Household Discretionary Income in the Baby Product Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Baby Product Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures a range of products, including food, clothing, diapers, cots and toys, used by babies from birth to three years old. Products that specifically target new mothers are not included in the industry.

    Industry Products
    Baby nutrition and food
    Baby clothes
    Baby toys
    Tools, products and furniture only for baby use
    Industry Activities
    Baby nutrition and food production
    Baby clothing
    Baby toy
    Baby diaper
    tools and furniture for baby use such as baby strollers

    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
  • Births - Number (National)
  • Household Discretionary Income
  • Key Attitudinal Changes - Health Consciousness
  • Domestic Goods Prices
  • Export Market

  • Current Performance
  • International trade
  • Challenges for industry development
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Industry product trends
  • Table: Baby Product Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Baby Product Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Department Stores & Shopping Malls
  • Supermarkets
  • Baby Stores
  • Online Shopping

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Cotton Fabric and Yarn Manufacturing
  • Dairy Product Production
  • Paper and Paperboard Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Baby nutrition and food
  • Tools, products and furniture only for baby use
  • Baby clothes
  • Baby toys
  • Other
  • Chart: Baby Product Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Disposable income
  • Price
  • Safety and reputation
  • Innovation

  • Major Markets
  • Specialty stores
  • Online stores
  • Exports
  • Department stores
  • Supermarkets
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Baby Product 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
  • Advertising and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Baby Product Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Safety
  • Price
  • Reputation and customer relationships
  • Distribution networks

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Baby Product Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Pigeon Baby Products (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.Zhejiang Beingmate Scientific Industrial Trade Share Co. Ltd.Procter & Gamble (China) Ltd.Goodbaby GroupCombi (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
  • Table: Pigeon Baby Products (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Zhejiang Beingmate Scientific Industrial Trade Share Co. Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Procter & Gamble (China) Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Goodbaby Group - financial performance
  • Table: Combi (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Baby Product 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 Baby Product 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)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Poisonous Milk Powder Incident
  • In 2007 and 2008, melamine was identified in the milk powder of more than 10 domestic brands, leading to a ban on exports from China, and an increase in competing imports.
  • Baby Boom
  • The phenomenon of soaring increases in the number of births in a specific region over a specific time period.
  • Melamine
  • A poisonous organic compound that does not dissolve in acetone and ethers. It has been banned from food production.
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