Meat and Poultry: U.S. Retail Market Trends and Opportunities
This latest Packaged Facts report, Meat and Poultry: U.S. Retail Market Trends and Opportunities
, encompasses products from slaughtered animals; live animals and inedible byproducts of slaughtering (e.g., bones and hides) are not counted in retail sales and related figures. This report quantifies trends in sales for the major categories of meat and poultry products, including meat substitutes. Both historical and forecasted growth are provided as
a compound annual growth rate (CAGR), which, by definition, employs only the first and final values of a series. Readers are encouraged to consider historical volatility when assessing trends.