Global Gum and Cereal Bars Confectionery Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis

 Published On: Feb, 2013 |    No of Pages: 60 |  Published By: Lucintel | Format: PDF
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The global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry experienced good growth during 2007-2012; however, over 2013-2018, growth is expected to be moderate driven by introduction of new products to boost industry profitability and impressive marketing strategies. The industry is forecast to reach $31.9 billion by 2018 at a CAGR of 4.3% through 2018. Industry competition is high with numerous players in the market.

Lucintel, a leading global management consulting and market research firm, has analyzed the global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry and offers its findings in its comprehensive research report, “Global Gum and Cereal Bars Confectionery Industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis.”

This report is geographically segmented into four regions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), and the Rest of World. Europe dominates the industry, but APAC is forecast to grow at the highest rate over 2013-2018.

Lucintel has identified that high pressure on cost reduction and product pricing, health and wellness concern of consumers and industry regulation are some of the major growth challenges. Rising disposable income, indulgence foods, growing populations, and consumer spending are the drivers providing the industry with competitive advantage.

This market report is an indispensable reference guide for materials suppliers, product manufacturers, investors, executives, distributors, and many more that operate in this market. To make business, investment, and strategic decisions, you need timely, useful information and these market reports fulfill these core needs. This Lucintel research report covers recent industry scope, global macroeconomic overview, relative market attractiveness by region, annual industry trend, emerging trends, industry forecasts, Porter's Five Forces Analysis, product launches, and mergers and acquisitions that determine regional and segment opportunities, competitive landscape, and profitability trend and analysis of the major industry players. The key insights sections portray beneficial information on an industry segment's growth and regional growth trends.

This comprehensive guide from Lucintel provides readers with valuable information and the tools needed to successfully drive critical business decisions with a thorough understanding of the market’s potential. This report will save Lucintel clients hundreds of hours in personal research time on a global market and it offers significant benefits in expanding business opportunities throughout the global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry analysis. In a fast-paced ever-changing world, business leaders need every advantage available to them in a timely manner to drive change in the market and to stay ahead of their competition.

This report provides business leaders with a keen advantage in this regard by making them aware of emerging trends and demand requirements on an annual basis.

To make any investment or strategic decision, you need adequate and timely information. This market report fulfills this core need. Some of the features of this market report are:

• Industry size estimates in terms of (US $) value by regions
• Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry analysis annual trend (2007-2012) and forecast (2013-2018)
• Porter’s Five Force analysis
• New product launch and merger and acquisition activity in global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry analysis
• Quarterly demand trend (Q1 2011-Q4 2012) and forecast analysis (Q1 2013-Q4 2014) for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry analysis
• Gross and net profit trends in the global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry analysis
• Cost structure trend in the global as well as regional gum and cereal bars confectionery analysis
• More than 43 valuable figures/charts and 10 tables are provided in this report

1. Executive Summary
2. Industry Definition and Scope
3. Industry Overview
4. Global Macroeconomic Overview
5. Industry Trends
6. Industry Forecasts
7. Emerging Trends
8. Conclusions

List of Figures
Chapter 3. Industry Overview
Figure 3.1: External forces shaping global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry
Chapter 4. Global Macroeconomic Overview
Figure 4.1: Global GDP growth rate trend
Figure 4.2: Global inflation rate trend
Figure 4.3: Global population growth rate trend
Figure 4.4: Global unemployment rate trend
Figure 4.5: Regional GDP growth rate trend
Figure 4.6: Regional inflation rate trend
Figure 4.7: Regional population growth rate trend
Figure 4.8: Regional unemployment rate trend

Chapter 5. Industry Trends
Figure 5.1: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry annual trend 2007-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.2: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry regional trend 2007-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.3: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry regional trend 2007-12 (%)
Figure 5.4: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry quarterly trend 2011-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.5: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry profitability trend 2007-12
Figure 5.6: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry revenue per employee trend 2007-12
Figure 5.7: Cost structure of global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12
Figure 5.8: Cost structure in North American gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12
Figure 5.9: Cost structure in European gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007- 12
Figure 5.10: Cost structure in Asia Pacific gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12
Figure 5.11: Top 5 companies Vs. gum and cereal bars confectionery industry gross profit & net profit analysis 2012
Figure 5.12: Cash on hand for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.13: Cash on hand for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (%)
Figure 5.14: Asset for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.15: Assets for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (%)
Figure 5.16: Debt for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (US $B)
Figure 5.17: Debt for global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007-12 (%)
Figure 5.18: Industry shares of top players in global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry in 2007
Figure 5.19: Industry shares of top players in global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry in 2012
Figure 5.20: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2007 market share analysis
Figure 5.21: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry 2012 market share analysis

Chapter 6. Industry Forecasts
Figure 6.1: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry annual forecast 2013-18 (US $B)
Figure 6.2: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry quarterly forecast 2012-13 (US $B)
Figure 6.3: Global GDP growth rate forecast
Figure 6.4: Global inflation rate forecast
Figure 6.5: Global population growth rate forecast
Figure 6.6: Global unemployment rate forecast
Figure 6.7: Regional GDP growth rate forecast
Figure 6.8: Regional inflation rate forecast
Figure 6.9: Regional population growth rate forecast
Figure 6.10: Regional unemployment rate forecast
Figure 6.11: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry regional forecast 2013-18 (US $B)
Figure 6.12: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry regional forecast 2013-18 (%)

Chapter 7. Emerging Trends
Figure 7.1: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry opportunity by region

List of Tables
Chapter 3. Industry Overview
Table 3.1: Industry parameters of global gum and cereal bars confectionery industry
Table 3.2: Relative industry attractiveness by region

Chapter 5. Industry Trends
Table 5.1: Regional revenue growth rate
Table 5.2: Percentage change in cost structure
Table 5.3: Percentage change in cash on hand
Table 5.4: Percentage change in total asset
Table 5.5: Percentage change in total debt
Table 5.6: Key companies by revenue growth
Table 5.7: Key companies by revenue decline

Chapter 6. Industry Forecasts
Table 6.1: Global gum and cereal bars confectionery regional forecast growth rate


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