BMI View: Increasing affluence, high female labour participation and an expanding mass grocery retail
sector will modernise consumption patterns which will provide strong growth impetus for the food and
drink industry. Premiumisation will become more pronounced over o ..."
BMI View: The Iranian food and drink industry will offer strong growth opportunities throughout our
forecast period to 2020. This is amid a young and sizeable consumer base, existing taste for Western
products and improving macroeconomic conditions. Multinational food ..."
BMI View: Indonesia's food and drink industry will experience robust growth on the back of rising
incomes, positive tourism sector growth in the tourism sector and an expanding mass grocery retail sector.
Progressive government initiatives and a positive public infras ..."
BMI View: As the low oil price environment shows signs of early recovery, we expect Kazakhstan's food
and drink sector to expand gradually in the short-term followed by meaningful growth over the back end of
our forecast period. The country's MGR sector remains predom ..."
BMI View: Singapore's food and drink industry will experience modest growth throughout our forecast
period; growth will be supported by existing high levels of spending and a well developed mass grocery
retail sector. Price consciousness among consumers will limit the ..."
BMI View: The beginning of 2016 has been a difficult start to the year for consumer confidence and overall
retail spending; however, there are signs in the summer months that activity has begun to pick up. The Food
& Drink industry has gone through a rough year or two ..."
BMI View: Kuwait benefits from a large and growing wealthy consumer base, which will maintain positive
spending power despite economic pressures. Lower food inflation will further boost consumer spending,
increasing the demand for high-value goods. The country's large ..."
BMI View: Pakistan's food and drink sector remains the least attractive consumer market in the Asia
Pacific region, ranking last in our latest Risk Reward Index. Consumer spending will be restricted primarily
by the large rural population and low disposable incomes. L ..."
BMI View: Saudi Arabia will face growing economic headwinds over 2016, with the non-oil sector under
pressure on the back of reduced government spending. Food and Drink sales will gradually decline as
consumer sentiment slows over this period. The Saudi Arabian market ..."
BMI View: Our five-year outlook for Bahrain's food and drink industry will remain positive, stemming from
a brighter consumer outlook. The MGR sector will experience robust growth owing to growing organised
retail investment, in line with the booming modern foods se ..."