for ORGANIC Food & drink:
Business Opportunities & Future Outlook
Published: November 2006
Price: EUR 1,199
Global Sales of Organic Food & Drink Approaching $40 billion
Exceptionally high market growth rates are pushing
global organic food & drink sales towards US $40 billion this year. With demand
outpacing supply, a number of regions are experiencing supply shortages.
Undersupply is most evident in the North American region where empty
retailer shelves have become the norm for some product categories.
Several European countries are also experiencing supply shortages this
year as consumer demand for organic foods has escalated. The organic
meat & dairy sectors are the most adversely affected with imports coming
into both regions from Latin America and Australasia.
is the leading organic
product category, comprising a third of global
revenues. Fruit & vegetables like
apples, oranges, carrots and potatoes are typical
entry points for consumers buying organic products. Their fresh nature
appeals to consumers seeking healthy & nutritious foods. Dairy products
and beverages are the next most important organic product categories.
This report analyses the global market for organic food & drink,
giving an assessment of the future outlook and business opportunities. Future projections are
given in terms of organic food production, market growth forecasts, and
industry trends. The business opportunities in each geographic region
are highlighted for new entrants and exporters.
Prepared by researching the global
organic food industry over 5 years, this report gives detailed market information
on the major geographic regions. Regional chapters contain
market size, revenue forecasts, market drivers & restraints, regulations
& standards, category analysis, sales channels breakdown, consumer
analysis, retailer profiles and business opportunities.
Details are given of the leading organic food producers, retailers and
importers in each region. The leading markets for organic food & drink are
well as those with most business prospects.
Global Organic Food Industry
Facing Supply Challenges
Global Organic Meat Supply
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