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Meat binders are naturally occurring compounds present in a variety of vegetables, fruits, cereal flours, etc. in abundance, and act through their solubility, viscosity, gel-forming ability, water-binding capacity, oil adsorption capacity, fermentability, and mineral and organic molecule binding capacity, which affect the product quality and...

  • Meat
  • World
  • North America
  • United States
  • Europe
  • APAC
  • Meat Production
  • Meat Consumption

The major progress that was being seen in the development and growth of staple foods over the first half of the review period was arrested by two major events: the COVID-19 pandemic and the civil unrest that has plagued Myanmar since the February 2021 military coup. In particular, the exodus of expatriates and absence of foreign tourists has...

  • Processed Meat
  • Myanmar
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple Foods in Oman

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Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Oman report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the key...

  • Processed Meat
  • Oman
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Despite surging inflation, retail volume sales of staple foods continued to grow at a modest pace during 2021, with an influx of refugees from neighbouring Syria over the past decade helping to support demand. Baked goods dominate retail value sales of staple foods in Lebanon, with bread and rice both very important elements of the local diet....

  • Processed Meat
  • Lebanon
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Bangladesh report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the...

  • Processed Meat
  • Bangladesh
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Retail volume sales of most types of staple foods declined steeply during both 2020 and 2021, as the economic shock of the pandemic led to a sharp depreciation in the foreign-exchange rate of the Angolan kwanza, which drove a spike in inflation. Rice has been by far the best performing staple product (apart from niches like dried pasta) in...

  • Processed Meat
  • Angola
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Paraguay report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the...

  • Processed Meat
  • Paraguay
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Panama report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the key...

  • Processed Meat
  • Panama
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple Foods in Laos

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Recent increases in the minimum wage, rising incomes and urbanisation have enabled some mid-income consumers to trade up from unpackaged alternatives. Wealthier demographics, on the other hand, continued to demand convenience while low socioeconomic groups maintained demand for fresh produce as limited rural distribution hampered sales of...

  • Processed Meat
  • Laos
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Retail volume sales of staple foods are dominated by rice and bread, with demand for such products as pasta, breakfast cereals and processed meat and seafood largely limited to affluent urban consumers. Due to the economic shock of the pandemic, retail volume sales of baked goods declined for the first time in well over a decade during 2020,...

  • Processed Meat
  • Ghana
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Rice remains the most important category of staple foods, with bread also an important source of nutrition for much of the population. Meat substitutes remains another important category, with soy-based products representing excellent value for money. Demand for value-added products dipped during 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the nascent...

  • Processed Meat
  • Sri Lanka
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Retail volume sales of staple foods continued to expand during 2021, in spite of the economic shock of the pandemic and a decline in the country’s population, as the number of expat residents shrank. Having declined slightly in 2020 due to disruption arising from COVID-19, foodservice volume sales of staple foods (which account for around...

  • Processed Meat
  • Qatar
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Tanzania report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the...

  • Processed Meat
  • Tanzania
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Uganda report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the key...

  • Processed Meat
  • Uganda
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Having accelerated slightly during 2020, as the economic shock of the pandemic was outweighed by the fact that local consumers were spending more time at home and preparing and eating more meals there, the rate of growth in retail constant value sales of staple foods slowed somewhat during 2021. Meanwhile, foodservice volume sales of staple...

  • Processed Meat
  • Jordan
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Côte d’Ivoire report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses...

  • Processed Meat
  • Ivory Coast
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Time spent at home due to COVID-19 stimulated home cooking resulting in modest growth for staple foods in 2020. This benefited shelf stable beans and tomatoes as well as pasta and rice, which were further boosted by their inclusion in government food baskets distributed to poor families. However, as lifestyles began to normalise in 2021, demand...

  • Processed Meat
  • El Salvador
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple foods in 2021: The big picture Staple Foods in Honduras report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing local insight and understanding unavailable elsewhere. In addition to the latest retail sales data 2017-2021, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail outlets, and assesses the...

  • Processed Meat
  • Honduras
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

Staple Foods in Iraq

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Bread is the dominant staple food in Iraq, but retail volume sales of baked goods fell sharply during 2020 due to supply-chain disruption arising from COVID-19, in addition to the economic shock that it engendered. However, they rebounded strongly during 2021 (surpassing their pre-pandemic level) as conditions normalised. While the rate of...

  • Processed Meat
  • Iraq
  • Processed Meat Sales
  • Rice Sales

In general, in line with continuing at-home consumption in 2021, overall staple foods is expected to continue to see retail volume and current value growth in 2021, following an already strong performance in 2020. As South Koreans spent more time at home, home cooking and home consumption became the key factors fuelling the sales of staple...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Rice
  • South Korea
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

In 2021, demand for staple foods slowed down, albeit still portraying positive growth. This comes after a year of staggering growth when consumers stockpiled staple items such as processed fruit and vegetables, rice and pasta in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Even after the initial panic subsided, demand for staple foods remained...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Estonia
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

Staple foods went into the recovery stage in 2021 after it was affected by stockpiling behaviour in 2020. The majority of the categories experienced a decline compared to the previous year due to market correction. People no longer felt the need to stockpile as there was greater security around supermarket supplies and consumers had become...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Netherlands
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

After a disruptive but very positive year for staples in 2020 in Germany, demand for staple foods through retail remains higher than pre-pandemic levels in 2021. Due to the consequences of the pandemic and further government regulations, Germans continued to eat more frequently at home in the first half of the year, therefore, reducing on-the-go...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Germany
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

The pandemic has been positively impacting most staple food categories in Portugal. In general, all categories benefited from an increase in consumer demand in 2020 and also the first half of 2021. With the easing of restriction measures in the country, there is a clear shift from retail back to foodservice; however, it is expected that categories...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Portugal
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

Staple foods witnessed steady growth in current value terms in 2021, with retail volume sales also returning to growth after a difficult year in 2020 following the outbreak of COVID-19. Baked goods is the largest category of staple foods in North Macedonia and it bounced back in 2021, recording stable growth in current value and retail volume...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Macedonia
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

Following the high retail growth of staple foods in 2020, sales are slower in 2021 due to consumers no longer stockpiling and cooking at home with less frequency as lifestyles gradually become busier again following the COVID-19 lockdowns. Staple Foods in Bulgaria report offers in-depth knowledge of the market at a national level, providing...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Bulgaria
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

The economy in Malaysia has been impacted by the event of the COVID-19 pandemic, with consumers seeing lower disposable income levels and facing job insecurity. Pandemic restrictions remain in place in Malaysia in 2021, to a degree, with many consumers still working from home and receiving pay cuts in the process. The Malaysian government...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Malaysia
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

Most staple food categories continued to perform well in 2021, although the strong performance of 2020 was diminished as COVID-19 restrictions eased and consumers’ shopping patterns returned to more normal levels. Stockpiling was rarely seen in 2021 as despite the third COVID-19 lockdown starting in April, consumers had become accustomed to...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • France
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

Restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 remained in place in 2021. Schools and universities remained closed for much of the year, and many people continued to work from home. Hybrid schedules were implemented by many companies and academic centres to adapt to the new environment. Staple Foods in Mexico report offers in-depth...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • Mexico
  • Rice Sales
  • Processed Meat Sales

In 2020, the pandemic had an overall negative impact on volume sales of staple foods, as sales to the foodservice channel dramatically declined. The dramatic increase seen in retail sales, especially during the lockdown period, was not sufficient to offset the losses in foodservice. Staple Foods in United Kingdom report offers in-depth...

  • Processed Meat
  • Breakfast Cereal
  • United Kingdom
  • Rice Sales
  • Retail Revenue