Spice up your life: Demand for premium products prompts entry of niche manufacturers

Operators in the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing industry produce a range of food products. Tea and coffee are expected to account for just over 20% of industry revenue in the current year. Industry operators also generate a significant amount of revenue from producing prepared meals, salt, yeast, and herbs and spices. Rising health consciousness, growing disposable incomes, volatile input prices and international trade have influenced industry revenue over the past five years. These factors have aided some products at the expense of others. Overall, industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 2.0% over the five years through 2018-19, to be worth $6.0 billion. This trend includes expected growth of 0.6%...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 14-19
Forecast Growth 19-24
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing demand for premium Australian products abroad has greatly boosted exports
  • Tea producers have benefited from rising health consciousness over the past five years
  • Steady growth in real household disposable income is forecast to support tea and coffee purchases
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing industry displays moderate capital intensity. For every dollar spent on wages, an estimated $0.17 will be spent on capital costs in 2018-19. The industry consists of large-scale manufacturers that are highly reliant on automated machinery, along with small- to medium-size enterprises that do not have the capital to invest significantly in machinery and automation.Modern manufacturing plants require high capital expenditure on sophisticated technology and equipment that increase productivity without the need for additional labour. This is crucial for larger industry enterprises that seek to cut costs, such as labour costs. Many larger players are focusing on automation as a method of staying competitive. Des...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld has determined the most important Key Success Factors for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing are:

  • Access to niche markets
  • Economies of scale
  • Supply contracts in place for key inputs
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from supermarkets and grocery stores and Real household disposable income in the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry?

    Industry companies manufacture food products that are not classified elsewhere, such as coffee, tea, dressings, seasonings, flavourings, herbs, spices, yeast, yeast extracts, honey, salt and prepared meals. Industry manufacturers procure raw materials and process them into various finished products that are subsequently sold to domestic and export markets.

    Industry Products
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Herbs and spices
  • Yeast
  • Prepared meals
  • Salt
  • Other products
  • Industry Activities
  • Coffee
  • Tea blending and
  • Food flavourings and dressings
  • Blended honey
  • Prepared meal
  • Cooking and table salt
  • Herb and spice
  • Yeast and yeast extract
  • Health supplement
  • Jelly crystal
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from supermarkets and grocery stores
  • Real household disposable income
  • Demand from general line grocery wholesaling
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • International trade
  • Consumer preferences
  • Tea and coffee
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • International trade
  • Supermarket private-label brands
  • Profitability and participation
  • Tea and coffee
  • Table: Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Bread Production
  • Cake and Pastry Manufacturing
  • Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing
  • General Line Grocery Wholesaling
  • Supermarkets and Grocery Stores
  • Convenience Stores

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Agribusiness
  • Food Processing Machinery Manufacturing
  • Organic Farming

  • Products & Services
  • Other products
  • Coffee
  • Prepared meals
  • Herbs and spices
  • Tea
  • Salt
  • Yeast
  • Chart: Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Export markets
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Other domestic markets
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Simplot Australia (Holdings) Pty Limited,
  • Table: Simplot Australia (Holdings) Pty Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Tea, Coffee and Other Food Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2010-2024)
  • Industry Gross Product (2010-2024)
  • Establishments (2010-2024)
  • Businesses (2010-2024)
  • Employment (2010-2024)
  • Exports (2010-2024)
  • Imports (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)
  • Wages (2010-2024)
  • Purchases (2010-2024)
  • Profit (2010-2024)
  • Depreciation (2010-2024)
  • Rent (2010-2024)
  • Utilities (2010-2024)
  • Other (2010-2024)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A substance added to a product usually to improve or preserve the product's quality.
  • Coffee Capsules
  • Coffee capsules contain ground coffee beans and a filter and are used to brew coffee using specially designed coffee machines.
  • Private-Label
  • Products manufactured by an external manufacturer but branded by another company.
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