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Cooking ingredients and meals in 2021: The big picture Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Iraq 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...

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  • Sweet Spreads
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  • Iraq
  • Soup Sales
  • Household Consumption Expenditure

Kuwait’s economy proved resilient in the face of the global oil price slump and the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and 2021. Demand for cooking ingredients and meals remains high among the country’s affluent population, although growing concern over high obesity rates have led many consumers to adopt healthier diets, including eating less overall....

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Kuwait
  • Soup Sales
  • Overweight Prevalence

Cooking ingredients and meals in 2021: The big picture Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Qatar 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...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Qatar
  • Soup Sales
  • High Net Worth Individuals Number

Major changes have been seen in consumer behaviour in Myanmar since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Among the most important developments is that many households have become even more price-sensitive than before due to the pressure that has come on purchasing power as disposable income levels have been compromised by the interruptions...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Myanmar
  • Disposable Income
  • High Net Worth Individuals Number

Having accelerated sharply to reach their highest rate of growth in more than a decade during 2020, as COVID-19 restrictions led to local consumers spending more time at home and preparing and eating more meals there, retail volume sales of cooking ingredients and meals were flat in 2021, as these restrictions were eased. Edible oils, tomato...

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  • Soup
  • Tanzania
  • Soup Sales
  • Edible Oils Import

While COVID-19 forced some business to temporarily close, others expanded with many using more cooking ingredients than they had in the past due to growth in food orders. Moreover, prior to the pandemic, recent increases in the minimum wage, rising incomes and urbanisation enabled some mid-income consumers to trade up from unpackaged alternatives....

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Laos
  • Edible Oils Consumption
  • Electricity Access

Cooking ingredients and meals in Cambodia benefited from the ongoing presence of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021. With consumers spending more time at home demand rose for these products for use in home cooking and baking with categories such as edible oils appreciated for their convenience. However, the large low-income rural population who...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Cambodia
  • Disposable Income
  • Electricity Access

As in 2020, 2021 saw sales of cooking ingredients and meals heavily disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout the year, persistent lockdowns and curfews disrupted the operations of many corner shops and grocery stores in all parts of Sri Lanka, with some remaining shut most of the time due to official restrictions. This placed pressure...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Sri Lanka
  • Soup Sales
  • Retail Revenue

Retail volume sales of cooking ingredients and meals in Ethiopia exhibited their highest rate of growth in over a decade during 2021. Edible oils account for the bulk of retail volume sales in this category, and as an essential product for most, their retail volume sales were not adversely affected by the economic shock of the pandemic. Indeed,...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Ethiopia
  • High Net Worth Individuals Number
  • Inflation Rate

Cooking ingredients and meals in 2021: The big picture Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Lebanon 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...

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  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Lebanon
  • Soup Sales
  • Disposable Income

In Jordan, demand for cooking ingredients and meals varies significantly between the affluent residents of West Amman and those living in the rest of the country. While high-income people want international brands and value-added products, including health and wellness options, the spending of the majority remains focused on essential products...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Jordan
  • Soup Sales
  • High Net Worth Individuals Number

Demand for cooking ingredients and meals has not been negatively affected by the pandemic, as it led many consumers to spend more time at home. Edible oils account for the bulk of retail volume sales in this category, and these, together with stock cubes and powders, herbs and spices, tomato pastes and purées, are kitchen essentials in Ghana. Cooking...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Ghana
  • Overweight Prevalence
  • Net Migration Rate

The market corrected in 2021 after a growth spike in 2020 due to COVID-19. While poverty and income inequality characterise Paraguay’s small economy, sales of cooking ingredients and meals are growing thanks to urbanisation and the development of modern grocery retailers. However, the consumer base remains small, comprised of the country’s...

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  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Paraguay
  • Soup Sales
  • Ready Meal Consumption

The pandemic stimulated sales of cooking ingredients and meal products as consumers spent more time cooking and baking at home. Despite a growing return to normality and more time spent outside the home in 2021, sales remain higher than pre-pandemic levels as the economic consequences of COVID-19 continue to boost demand for cheaper products,...

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  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • El Salvador
  • Soup Sales
  • Disposable Income

While many countries saw an easing of social distancing protocols and various other measures designed to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus during 2021, Vietnam’s official response to the COVID-19 pandemic was strengthened and reinforced over the course of the year. The main reason for this seemingly anomalous situation is that the initial...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Vietnam
  • Ready Meal Consumption
  • Disposable Income

Overall cooking ingredients and meals has benefited from rapidly rising demand among Canadian consumers who had to stay at home for a prolonged period of time over 2020 and for part of 2021 as well. However, 2021 has been seeing a calming of that demand as consumers have been going outside more thanks to movement restrictions easing. Cooking...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Canada
  • Soup Sales
  • Vaccination Coverage

Driven by the increasing demand for home cooking during COVID-19, many products in cooking ingredients and meals saw sharp increases in retail sales in 2020. As the demand from panic-buying calms down in 2021, most categories within cooking ingredients and meals are expected to experience a backlash, although will still register higher sales...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Japan
  • Soup Sales
  • Olive Oil Sales

After the dramatic upheaval in the market in 2020 due to the COVID-19 crisis, most categories of cooking ingredients and meals are expected to see a slowdown in 2021 following the easing of restrictions imposed with the aim of curbing the spread of the disease. Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Colombia report offers in-depth knowledge...

  • Ready Meal
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Colombia
  • Soup Sales
  • Honey Consumption

By 2021, the situation around the pandemic had started to alleviate with shops and markets opening for longer with a slow resumption to normality, despite the ongoing presence of the virus. The home cooking trend remained in force in Guatemala, with consumers opting to avoid crowded spaces and safeguard their health by preparing food and dining...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Guatemala
  • Soup Sales
  • Disposable Income

Increased time spent at home and heightened levels of stress have led Australians to purchase greater volumes of food during periods of lockdown as well as after, offering easy access to the pantry as many have continued to spend prolonged periods of time in the home. Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Australia report offers in-depth...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Australia
  • Soup Sales
  • Edible Oils Price

Cooking ingredients and meals in 2021: The big picture Cooking Ingredients and Meals 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 2016-2020, it identifies the leading companies, brands and retail...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Uganda
  • Soup Sales
  • High Net Worth Individuals Number

Cooking ingredients benefitted from the pandemic and the lockdowns in 2020, with positive current value and volume growth, as consumers did more home cooking. In 2021, as society gradually opens up and foodservice begins its recovery, current value and volume sales are expected to fall. All the same, with the pandemic being far from over,...

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  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Lithuania
  • Soup Sales
  • Lead Sales

The cooking ingredients and meals market began a return to pre-pandemic growth patterns in 2021 after the unprecedented circumstances created by the onset of the pandemic, the worst of which took place in 2020. However, recession, rising unemployment and a contraction in the middle class contributed to changes in consumer buying habits. Moreover,...

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  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Honduras
  • Soup Sales
  • Poverty Rate

In 2021 retail volume sales of cooking ingredients and meals in Argentina is set to register a slight decline of 1%. This comes after the staggering boost seen in 2020 as a result of the nationwide lockdown and meal occasions shifting from the foodservice channel to retail, with consumers spending a considerable amount of time at home and...

  • Sauce
  • Condiment
  • Ready Meal
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Argentina
  • Soup Sales
  • Soup Consumption

As is the case in many countries around the globe, consumers in the United Arab Emirates are still struggling with the continued repercussions of the pandemic on the economy, including persistent concerns amongst consumers about their income. This has been putting pressure on consumer spending, which is characterised across most categories...

  • Ready Meal
  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Soup Sales
  • Online Shopping Penetration

Having exhibited double-digit growth during 2020, as local consumers spent more time at home due to pandemic restrictions and prepared and ate more meals there, retail current value sales of cooking ingredients and meals exhibited a modest decline in 2021. Edible oils account for the bulk of retail value sales of cooking ingredients and meals...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Dominican Republic
  • Soup Sales
  • Honey Consumption

Local processing companies are increasing their production capacity across the board in the cooking ingredients and meals industry. Cooking Ingredients and Meals in Cameroon 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...

  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Cameroon
  • Soup Sales
  • Disposable Income

Cooking ingredients and meals in China was strongly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. With the closure of consumer foodservice outlets and home seclusion, sales to foodservice were hit hard, seeing a significant volume decline in this year. However, some of these sales moved to retail, as consumers had to cook at home more due to...

  • Sauce
  • Ready Meal
  • Soup
  • Sweet Spreads
  • China
  • Soup Sales
  • Retail Revenue

In 2021, the market mostly witnessed a market correction in the form of a downward trend after the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. With stockpiling behaviour no long occurring in 2021 as lifestyles resumed some normality, most cooking ingredients and meals categories experienced a contraction. Cooking Ingredients and Meals...

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  • Sweet Spreads
  • Soup
  • Netherlands
  • Soup Sales
  • Disposable Income

Retail current value sales of cooking ingredients and meals declined significantly in 2021. However, this was driven by a decline in unit pricing, with retail volume sales of edible oils and sauces, dressings and condiments continuing to expand during the year. As COVID-19 restrictions were eased, economic activity rebounded, while imports...

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  • Soup
  • Ivory Coast
  • Soup Sales
  • Packaged Food Sales