Steak Care: Falling red meat prices will continue to hinder industry growth

Over the five years to 2018, the Meat, Beef and Poultry Processing industry has contended with prolonged drought in the southwest, the outbreak of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus and a dramatic decrease in the price of red meat, which resulted in reduced herd counts and severe losses for industry operators. However, strengthening consumer demand for meat products during the five-year period, largely driven by rising per capita incomes, helped to mitigate losses. Nevertheless, losses stemming from external factors, such as weather and commodity prices, largely offset the benefits of heightened consumer demand for meat products. Over the five years to 2023, difficult operations are expected to continue to restrict industry growth...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$6bn
Annual Growth 13-18
-1.9%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
7,607
Businesses
113

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The state industry experienced a deeper decline than the national industry
  • Additional Insights for the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry are

  • Supply contracts in place for key inputs
  • Vertical integration
  • Production of goods currently favored by the market
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Price of feed and Price of red meat in the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry?

    Operators in this industry slaughter animals, process the carcasses and package the meat into products and by-products. The industry also purifies and refines animal fat, bones and meat scraps. Products are sold to other food manufacturers, renderers, grocery and meat wholesalers and retail traders. Establishments that mainly cut and pack meats from purchased carcasses are also included in this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Animal slaughtering - cattle
  • Animal slaughtering - sheep
  • Animal slaughtering - hogs
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Rendering and meat byproduct processing
  • Poultry processing
  • Industry Activities
  • Slaughtering animals
  • Preparing processed meats and meat by-products
  • Rendering and refining animal fat, bones and meat scraps
  • Cutting and packing meats
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Price of feed
  • Price of red meat
  • Per capita disposable income in Colorado
  • Per capita beef consumption
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
    Industry Outlook
    Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Animal Food Production
  • Frozen Food Production
  • Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing
  • Snack Food Production
  • Grocery Wholesaling
  • Egg & Poultry Wholesaling
  • Beef & Pork Wholesaling

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Beef Cattle Production
  • Chicken & Turkey Meat Production
  • Hog & Pig Farming
  • Livestock Ranching & Farming
  • Sheep Farming

  • Products & Services
  • Animal slaughtering - cattle
  • Animal slaughtering - sheep
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Poultry processing
  • Rendering and meat byproduct processing
  • Animal slaughtering - hogs
  • Chart: Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Meat markets
  • Beef and pork wholesalers
  • Animal feed manufacturers
  • Frozen food production
  • Poultry wholesalers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry

  • Cargill Inc., JBS SA, Colorado Premium, Mountain State Rosen,
  • Table: Cargill Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: JBS SA - financial performance
  • Table: Colorado Premium - financial performance
  • Table: Mountain State Rosen - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado 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 Meat, Beef & Poultry Processing in Colorado Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Per Capita Meat Consumption (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Bird Flu
  • Viruses adapted to birds that emerged in 2006.
  • Mutton
  • The meat of sheep, especially a mature sheep, for use as food.
  • Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (Ped) Virus
  • A virus that infects the cells lining the small intestine of a pig, causing severe diarrhea. It is particularly fatal to piglets, and it cannot be transmitted to humans.
  • Wholesale Bypass
  • A popular trend within retail and manufacturing industries where producers supply goods directly to stores, eliminating the middleman.
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