Grade A: Growing consumer markets and exports will increase industry revenue growth

Industry specialties like hot dogs, bratwursts, Italian sausages, pepperoni and breakfast sausages are popular inclusions in consumer's meals. When meat prices rise across the board, budgeting consumers switch from pricier meats to less-expensive hot dogs and sausages. Disposable income levels in emerging economies continue to grow, increasing demand from international markets. Increasing merger and acquisition activity will also drive industry growth over the next five years to 2022...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$15bn
Annual Growth 12-17
1.5%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
30,289
Businesses
591
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • With the rise in prices of other meat, consumer demand will increase
  • As companies grow throughout regions, imports are expected to increase
  • Increased meat consumption will help boost industry revenue growth
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Hot Dog and Sausage Production industry has experienced steady consumer demand over the past five years. Hot dogs and sausages are widely accepted meat products that are popular in a variety of meals prepared by consumers or purchased from restaurants or food vendors. Industry products include dinner sausages, such as Italian sausages and bratwursts; hot dogs; dry sausages such as pepperoni and salami; and breakfast sausages in both links and patties. Most industry products are made from red meat, specifically pork or beef, but a growing share is also made from poultry meat such as chicken and turkey. Industry operators package and sell their products in a variety of forms; dinner sausages and hot dogs require refrigeration, although pre-cooked products cut down preparation time. Dry...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Hot Dog & Sausage Production 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 red meat and Consumer spending in the Hot Dog & Sausage Production industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry?

    Operators in this industry primarily produce hot dogs and sausages from slaughtered animals or a combination of meat byproducts from slaughtered animals.

    Industry Products
  • Hot dogs (except from poultry)
  • Dinner sausage products (except from poultry)
  • Breakfast sausage products (except from poultry)
  • Poultry sausages (including hot dogs)
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing red meat hot dogs and sausages
  • Manufacturing poultry meat hot dogs and sausages
  • 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 red meat
  • Consumer spending
  • Per capita meat consumption
  • Price of poultry meat
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Stable demand
  • International trade
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Continued popularity
  • International trade
  • Consolidation to continue
  • Table: Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Grocery Wholesaling
  • Supermarkets & Grocery Stores
  • Amusement Parks
  • Arcade, Food & Entertainment Complexes
  • Accommodation and Food Services

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

  • Products & Services
  • Dinner sausage products (except from poultry)
  • Hot dogs (except from poultry)
  • Breakfast sausage products (except from poultry)
  • Poultry sausages (including hot dogs)
  • Chart: Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Consumer preferences
  • Disease and environmental concerns

  • Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Beef and pork wholesalers
  • Retailers
  • Food service
  • Grocery wholesalers
  • Other markets
  • Poultry wholesalers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Hot Dog & Sausage Production

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Tyson Foods Inc.Smithfield Foods Inc.
  • Table: Tyson Foods Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Smithfield Foods Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Hot Dog & Sausage 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 Hot Dog & Sausage Production Industry
    Includes:
  • 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)
  • Price of Red Meat (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Casing
  • Sausage casing, casing or sausage skin is the material that encloses the filling of a sausage.
  • Hot Dog
  • A popular type of cooked sausage, traditionally grilled or steamed.
  • Meat Byproducts
  • Heart, kidney, and liver, are meat byproducts often used as fillers for sausages; when used, they must be individually named in the ingredients statement.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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