Saudi Arabia Dog Food Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

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Dog food is specially formulated for dogs and other related canines and  usually contains meat, corn, wheat, rice, vegetable oil, animal fat, bone meal, etc. Due to unfavourable climatic conditions, owning a dog was not feasible in Saudi Arabia. However, the trend of dog ownership has gained momentum over the years, supported by rising standards of living and increasing disposable incomes. Moreover, the owners treat their dogs like a member of the family and are willing to provide the best amenities for them. These factors have created a huge demand for dog food in Saudi Arabia. According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled “Saudi Arabia Dog Food Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023”, the Saudi Arabia dog food market reached a value of around US$ XX Million in 2017.

The demand for premium dog food products with better nutrient content and palatability is increasing among the pet owners, thereby stimulating the market growth in the region. Further, in line with the changing needs of the consumers, the manufacturers are introducing product variants with innovative flavours. Apart from this, the dog owners are shifting towards online shopping as it negates geographical limitations and provides convenience. As a result of this, online retailing is rapidly emerging as one of the most preferred distribution channels in Saudi Arabia. In addition, various dog food companies have started focusing on attractive packaging as it plays an important role in creating a positive brand image and expanding the consumer-base. Owing to the aforementioned factors, the market value is projected to exceed US$ XX Million by 2023, registering a CAGR of X% during 2018-2023.

Saudi Arabia Dog Food Market

Market Summary:

  • Based on product type, the market has been segmented as dry food, wet and canned food, and snacks and treats. Currently, dry food dominates the market, holding the largest share.
  • On the basis of ingredients, animal derivatives represent the largest segment, followed by the plant and cereal derivatives.
  • The market has also been segregated on the basis of distribution channel into supermarkets and hypermarkets, convenience stores and online stores. Amongst these, convenience stores hold the largest market share.
  • The competitive landscape of the Saudi Arabia dog food market has also been examined with some of the key players being Mars Petcare, Nestle, Hills and Del.

This report provides a deep insight into the Saudi Arabia dog food 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 dog food market in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

  • How has the Saudi Arabia dog food market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • Which are the popular product types in the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What are the key ingredients in the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What are the major distribution channels in the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What are the price trends of dog food?
  • What are the various stages in the value chain of the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What are the key driving factors and challenges in the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What is the structure of the Saudi Arabia dog food market and who are the key players?
  • What is the degree of competition in the Saudi Arabia dog food market?
  • What are the key requirements for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • How is Dog food manufactured?
  • What are the various unit operations involved in a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • What is the total size of land required for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • What are the machinery requirements for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • What are the raw material requirements for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • What are the packaging requirements for Dog food?
  • What are the transportation requirements for Dog food?
  • What are the utility requirements for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?
  • What are the manpower requirements for setting up a Dog food manufacturing plant?

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    GCC Dog Food Market
    5.1    Market Overview
    5.2    Market Performance
    5.3    Market Breakup by Product Type
    5.4    Market Breakup by Ingredient
    5.5    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    5.6    Market Breakup by Region
    5.7    Market Forecast
6    Saudi Arabia Dog Food Market
    6.1    Market Overview
    6.2    Market Performance
    6.3    Market Breakup by Product Type
    6.4    Market Breakup by Ingredient
    6.5    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    6.6    Market Forecast
    6.7    SWOT Analysis
        6.7.1    Overview
        6.7.2    Strengths
        6.7.3    Weaknesses
        6.7.4    Opportunities
        6.7.5    Threats
    6.8    Value Chain Analysis
        6.8.1    Overview
        6.8.2    Research and Development
        6.8.3    Raw Material Procurement
        6.8.4    Manufacturing
        6.8.5    Marketing
        6.8.6    Distribution
        6.8.7    End-Use
    6.9    Porters Five Forces Analysis
        6.9.1    Overview
        6.9.2    Bargaining Power of Buyers
        6.9.3    Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        6.9.4    Degree of Competition
        6.9.5    Threat of New Entrants
        6.9.6    Threat of Substitutes
    6.10    Price Analysis
        6.10.1    Price Trends
        6.10.2    Price Indicators
        6.10.3    Margins Analysis
    6.11    Key Success and Risk Factors
7    Market Breakup by Product Type
    7.1    Dry Food
    7.2    Wet and Canned Food
    7.3    Snacks and Treats
8    Market Breakup by Ingredient
    8.1    Animal Derivates
    8.2    Plant Derivates
    8.3    Cereals Derivative
    8.1    Others
9    Market Breakup by Distribution Channel
    9.1    Convenience Stores
    9.2    Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
    9.3    Online Stores
    9.4    Others
10    Competitive Landscape
    10.1    Market Structure
    10.2    Key Players
    10.3    Profiles of Key Players
11    Dog Food Manufacturing Process
    11.1        Product Overview
    11.2        Detailed Process Flow
    11.3        Various Types of Unit Operations Involved
    11.4        Mass Balance and Raw Material Requirements
12    Project Details and Requirements
    12.1    Land Requirements 
    12.2    Construction Requirements 
    12.3    Plant Machinery
    12.4    Raw Material Requirements 
    12.5    Packaging Requirements 
    12.6    Transportation Requirements 
    12.7    Utility Requirements 
    12.8    Manpower Requirements 
    12.9    Other Capital Investments

List of Figures

Figure 1: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: GCC: Dog Food Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010-2017
Figure 3: GCC: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Product Type (in %), 2017
Figure 4: GCC: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Ingredient (in %), 2017
Figure 5: GCC: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in %), 2017
Figure 6: GCC: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2017
Figure 7: GCC: Dog Food Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Figure 8: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010-2017
Figure 9: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Product Type (in %), 2017
Figure 10: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Ingredient (in %), 2017
Figure 11: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in %), 2017
Figure 12: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2018- 2023
Figure 13: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: SWOT Analysis
Figure 14: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 15: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 16: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Average Prices: (in US$/Ton), 2010 & 2017
Figure 17: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Price Forecast: (in US$/Ton), 2018- 2023
Figure 18: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Price Structure Analysis (in %)
Figure 19: Saudi Arabia: Dry Dog Food Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 20: Saudi Arabia: Wet and Canned Dog Food Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 21: Saudi Arabia: Snacks and Treats Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 22: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Ingredients Derived from Animal: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 23: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Ingredients Derived from Plant: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 24: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Ingredients Derived from Cereals: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 25: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Other Ingredients: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 26: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Sales through Convenience Stores (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 27: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Sales through Supermarkets and Hypermarkets (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 28: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Sales through Online Stores (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 29: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Sales through Other Distribution Channel (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 30: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Key Players
Figure 31: Dog Food Manufacturing Plant: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 32: Dog Food Manufacturing Process: Conversion Rate of Products
Figure 33: Dog Food Manufacturing Plant: Packaging Requirements
Figure 34: Dog Food Manufacturing Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (in %)
Figure 35: Dog Food: Profit Margins at Various Levels of the Supply Chain
Figure 36: Dog Food Manufacturing Plant: Manufacturing Cost Breakup (in %)

List of Tables

Table 1: GCC: Dog Food Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 2: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 3: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Forecast: Breakup by Product Type (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 4: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Forecast: Breakup by Ingredient (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 5: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Forecast: Breakup by Distribution Channel (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 6: Saudi Arabia: Dog Food Market Structure


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