Pickles Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022



Pickles are prepared to preserve or expand the lifespan of a particular fruit, vegetable or a mix of both, by either anaerobic fermentation in brine or immersion in vinegar. This process typically affects the texture and flavour of the pickles which are then widely consumed with meals as taste enhancers. They are also consumed as toppings in sandwiches, hamburgers and hotdogs. Most pickles are also known for their health benefits as they improve digestion, supply essential minerals and vitamins, reduce ulcers and possess anti-oxidant properties. According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “Pickles Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022”, the global pickles market reached a value of more than US$ 10 Billion in 2016.

The market is being driven by the wide range of health benefits offered by pickles as they are a rich source of essential nutrients such as vitamins, iron, calcium and potassium. Additionally, the growing popularity of non-GMO and organic pickles has positively influenced the market growth. The thriving food service sector has also contributed to the growing demand for pickles across the globe. Nowadays, a surge in cross-cultural cuisines has further widened the scope for the consumption of pickles in various emerging markets as well. Rising disposable incomes and aggressive promotional activities undertaken by the manufacturers is anticipated to fuel the market in the foreseeable future.  Owing to the abovementioned factors, the market is expected to reach a value of around US$ 12 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of around 3% during 2017-2022.

Pickles Market Share

The report has segmented the market on the basis of type into fruit pickles, vegetable pickles, meat pickles and others. On the basis of taste, the market is segmented into sweet, salty and sour pickles. Supermarkets/hypermarkets represent the most popular distribution channel followed by convenience stores, independent retailers, online and others. Region-wise, North America accounts for the largest market share followed Asia Pacific and Europe. Other major regions include the Middle East and Latin America. The report has also analysed the competitive landscape of the market with some of the key global players being ADF Foods, Pinnacle Foods Inc., Kraft Heinz, Del Monte Foods and Reitzel.

This report provides a deep insight into the global pickles market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the pickles industry in any manner.


Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the global pickles market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What are the key regions in the global pickles market?
  • Which are the popular product types in the global pickles market?
  • What are the major distribution channels in the global pickles market?
  • What are the major taste preferences in the global pickles market?
  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the global pickles market?
  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global pickles market?
  • What is the structure of the global pickles market and who are the key players?
  • What is the degree of competition in the global pickles market?
  • How are pickles manufactured?

1    Preface
2    Scope and Methodology

    2.1    Objectives of the Study
    2.2    Stakeholders
    2.3    Data Sources
        2.3.1    Primary Sources
        2.3.2    Secondary Sources
    2.4    Market Estimation
        2.4.1    Bottom-Up Approach
        2.4.2    Top-Down Approach
    2.5    Forecasting Methodology
3    Executive Summary
4    Introduction

    4.1    Overview
    4.2    Key Industry Trends
5    Global Pickles Market
    5.1    Market Overview
    5.2    Market Performance
    5.3    Market Breakup by Type
    5.4    Market Breakup by Taste
    5.5    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    5.6    Market Breakup by Region
    5.7    Market Forecast
    5.8    SWOT Analysis
        5.8.1    Overview
        5.8.2    Strengths
        5.8.3    Weaknesses
        5.8.4    Opportunities
        5.8.5    Threats
    5.9    Value Chain Analysis
        5.9.1    Overview
        5.9.2    Research and Development
        5.9.3    Raw Material Procurement
        5.9.4    Manufacturing
        5.9.5    Marketing
        5.9.6    Distribution
        5.9.7    End-Use
    5.10    Porters Five Forces Analysis
        5.10.1    Overview
        5.10.2    Bargaining Power of Buyers
        5.10.3    Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        5.10.4    Degree of Competition
        5.10.5    Threat of New Entrants
        5.10.6    Threat of Substitutes
6    Market Breakup by Type
    6.1    Fruit Pickles
    6.2    Vegetable Pickles
    6.3    Meat Pickles
    6.4    Others
7    Market Breakup by Taste
    7.1    Sweet Pickles
    7.2    Salty Pickles
    7.3    Sour Pickles
8    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    8.1    Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
    8.2    Convenience Stores
    8.3    Independent Retailers
    8.4    Online
    8.5    Others
9    Market Breakup by Region
    9.1    North America
    9.2    Asia Pacific
    9.3    Europe
    9.4    Middle East and Africa
    9.5    Latin America
10    Pickles Manufacturing Process
    10.1    Product Overview
    10.2    Raw Material Requirements
    10.3    Manufacturing Process
    10.4    Key Success and Risk Factors
11    Competitive Landscape
    11.1    Market Structure
    11.2    Key Players
    11.3    Profiles of Key Players
        11.3.1    ADF Foods
            11.3.1.1    Company Overview
            11.3.1.2    Description
            11.3.1.3    Product Portfolio
            11.3.1.4    Financials
        11.3.1    Pinnacle Foods Inc.
            11.3.1.1    Company Overview
            11.3.1.2    Description
            11.3.1.3    Product Portfolio
            11.3.1.4    Financials
        11.3.1    Kraft Heinz
            11.3.1.1    Company Overview
            11.3.1.2    Description
            11.3.1.3    Product Portfolio
            11.3.1.4    Financials
        11.3.2    Del Monte Foods
            11.3.2.1    Company Overview
            11.3.2.2    Description
            11.3.2.3    Product Portfolio
        11.3.3    Reitzel
            11.3.3.1    Company Overview
            11.3.3.2    Description
            11.3.3.3    Product Portfolio


List of Figures

Figure 1: Global: Pickles Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2009-2016
Figure 3: Global: Pickles Market: Breakup by Type (in %), 2016
Figure 4: Global: Pickles Market: Breakup by Taste (in %), 2016
Figure 5: Global: Pickles Market: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in %), 2016
Figure 6: Global: Pickles Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2016
Figure 7: Global: Pickles Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2017-2022
Figure 8: Global: Pickles Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 9: Global: Pickles Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 10: Global: Pickles Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 11: Global: Fruit Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 12: Global: Vegetable Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 13:Global: Meat Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 14:Global: Other Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 15: Global: Sweet Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 16: Global: Salty Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 17:Global: Sour Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 18: Global: Pickles Market: Sales through Supermarkets and Hypermarkets (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 19: Global: Pickles Market: Sales through Convenience Stores (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 20: Global: Pickles Market: Sales through Independent Retailers (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 21: Global: Pickles Market: Sales through Online (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 22: Global: Pickles Market: Sales through Other Distribution Channels (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 23: North America: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 24: Asia Pacific: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 25: Europe: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 26: Middle East and Africa: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 27: Latin America: Pickles Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2009, 2016 & 2022
Figure 28: Pickles Manufacturing: Process Flow


List of Tables

Table 1: Global: Pickles Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2016 and 2022
Table 2: Global: Pickles Market Forecast: Breakup by Type (in Million US$), 2017-2022
Table 3: Global: Pickles Market Forecast: Breakup by Taste (in Million US$), 2017-2022
Table 4: Global: Pickles Market Forecast: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in Million US$), 2017-2022
Table 5: Global: Pickles Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2017-2022
Table 6: Pickles: Raw Material Requirements
Table 7: Global: Pickles Market Structure
Table 8: Global: Pickles Market: Key Players


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