The Lithuania Food & Drink Report features Business Monitor International (BMI)'s market assessment and independent forecasts to end-2016 for food and drink expenditure, consumption, sales, and imports/exports, and for the mass grocery retail sector. The report also includes analyses of major regulatory developments, the background macroeconomic outlook, and competitive landscape comparing national and multinational companies by leading products and services, sales, investments, partners and expansion strategies.
BMI's Lithuania Food & Drink Report provides industry professionals and strategists, sector analysts, business investors, trade associations and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the food and drink industry, and the mass grocery retail market in Lithuania.
- Benchmark BMI's independent food and drink industry forecasts to end-2016 on Lithuania to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Lithuanian food and drink market.
- Target business opportunities and risks in Lithuania through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes, and major deals, projects and investments.
- Exploit latest competitive intelligence on your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. SWOTs, KPIs and latest activity) and Competitive Landscape Tables.
Summary of BMI's key industry forecasts, and views, covering food and drink manufacturing and consumption and the retail market.
Business Environment Ratings
BMI's Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings provide a country-comparative Risk-Reward Ratings index aimed at investors, food and drink manufacturers and mass grocery retailers.
The ratings methodology makes sophisticated use of over 40 industry, economic and demographic data points.
Industry SWOT Analysis
Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the food, drink and mass grocery retail sectors, and within the broader political, economic and business environment.
Food Forecasts To End-2016
Divided into three sections, BMI's food chapter provides insight into a market's food industry, centred on a forecast to end-2016 for the sector. The chapter includes the following elements:
Industry Forecast Scenario - Historical data series and forecasts to end-2016 for growth of key indicators within a market's food industry. Including consumption, food consumption as % of GDP, canned food sales, confectionery sales and food and drink imports and exports, among others.
Industry Developments - A summary of corporate developments, including news on M&As, FDI, expansions, closures and financial results, in addition to analysis and explanation of the latest industry events and how these could influence further investment.
Market Overview - An overview of the structure of the market, introducing the key players and discussing underlying trends.
Drink Forecasts To End-2016
Segmented the same way as BMI's food chapter, the drink section provides insight into the market's drink industry, centred on a forecast to end-2016 for the sector. Forecast indicators include alcoholic and soft drink sales by value, volume and sub-sector and tea and coffee sales, among others.
Mass Grocery Retail Forecasts To End-2016
Segmented the same way as BMI's food and drink chapters, the mass grocery retail section provides insight into a market's grocery retail industry, centred on a forecast to end-2016 for the sector. Forecast indicators include mass grocery retail sales by format (including supermarkets, hypermarkets, convenience and discount stores) and a breakdown for the organised retail sector versus the traditional sector, among others.
Competitive Landscape & Profiles
Illustration of the industry via rankings tables comparing revenues, number of outlets and number of employees. BMI analyses each company's market position, business strategies and investment potential.
Executive Summary 7
SWOT Analysis 8
Lithuania Food Industry SWOT 8
Lithuania Drink Industry SWOT 9
Lithuania Mass Grocery Retail Industry SWOT 10
Business Environment 11
BMI’s Core Global Industry Views 11
Table: Agricultural Commodity Prices 13
Table: Core Views Q411 19
CEE Food & Drink Risk/Reward Ratings 20
Table: Central And Eastern Europe Food & Drink Risk/Reward Ratings Q212 24
Lithuania’s Food and Drink Business Environment Rating 25
Macroeconomic Outlook 26
Table: Lithuania – Economic Activity 29
Table: Lithuania - GDP By Expenditure, US$ Terms Breakdown 29
Industry Forecast Scenario 30
Consumer Outlook 30
Food Consumption 33
Table: Food consumption indicators 34
Table: Confectionery – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 34
Processed Foods 36
Table: Processed Meat – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 36
Table: Snack Food ? Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 37
Table: Pasta – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 39
Table: Dairy – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 41
Alcoholic Drinks 45
Table: Alcoholic Drink indicators 46
Table: Alcoholic Drinks – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 46
Soft Drinks 48
Table: Soft Drink indicators 49
Table: Soft Drinks – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 49
Hot Drinks 51
Table: Hot Drinks – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 51
Mass Grocery Retail 52
Table: Retail indicators 54
Table D: Grocery Retail Sales By Format – Historical Data And Forecasts 54
Sectoral trade indicators 55
Key Industry Trends and Developments 56
Interests in the Baltics Marred by Modest Returns 56
Market Overview 56
Food Consumption 56
Table: Lithuania – Consumption of Main Foodstuffs Per Capita (kg) 57
Food Processing 57
Leading Food Producers 57
Table: Oils and Fats – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 61
Table: Frozen Fruit and Vegetables – Production, Consumption and Trade – Historical Data & Forecasts 63
Key Industry Trends and Developments 65
Authorities to Ban Sales of ‘Strong Beer’ 65
Foreign Players Remain Interested in Distribution Agreements 65
Multinationals Seeking Cheaper Production Locations 66
Market Overview 67
Alcoholic Drinks 67
Soft Drinks 69
Hot Drinks 70
Mass Grocery Retail 71
Key Industry Trends and Developments 71
Lidl Eyeing Lithuanian Entry in 2012 71
Maxima Feels the Pinch, but Looks Ahead 71
Rimi Closes Outlets in Lithuania 72
Market Overview 72
Leading Retailers 73
Table : Structure of Lithuania's Mass Grocery Retail Market by Number of Outlets 75
Table : Structure of Lithuania's Mass Grocery Retail Market - Sales Value by Format 75
Table : Lithuania - Average Annual Sales Per Outlet By Format, 2011 76
Competitive Landscape 77
Key Players 77
Table: Key Players in Lithuania's Food Sector 77
Table: Key Players in Lithuania's Drink Sector 78
Table: Key Players in Lithuania’s Mass Grocery Retail Sector 79
Company Analysis 81
Paulig Baltic AS 81
Vilniaus Duona Plius 82
Kraft Lietuva 83
Kalnapilis-Tauro Grupe (KTG) (Royal Unibrew) 84
AB Alita 86
AB Rokiskio Suris 87
Mass Grocery Retail 88
Rimi Baltic AB 88
Maxima LT (Vilniaus Prekyba) 90
IKI Group 92
BMI Methodology 93
Food & Drink Business Environment Ratings 93
Ratings Methodology 93
Ratings System 93
Table: Limits Of Potential Returns 94
Table: Risks To Realisation Of Potential Returns 95
Table: Weighting 96
BMI Food & Drink Industry Glossary 97
Food & Drink 97
Mass Grocery Retail 97
BMI Food & Drink Forecasting And Sources 99
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 99