BMI View: We continue to maintain our mixed outlook for the South African agricultural market as a
whole in our latest Q4 2016 report update. We believe that both corn and wheat, crucial grain sectors of the
country, took severe losses due to the El Niño-related droug ..."
The Dairy market in South Africa is forecast to register higher growth in value terms during 2015-2020 compared to 2010-2015 driven by a large young population. Milk is the leading value category while the Soymilk and Soy Drinks category is for ..."
BMI View: South Africa's food and drink industry will remain hampered by the country's economic
downturn in 2016. The consumer outlook will be bleak over this period stemming from rising food prices,
which will weigh on household spending. We believe industry players ..."
The South African beer market continues to edge upwards, primarily driven by population growth. Mainstream brands dominated the market volume in 2015 and accounted for 76% of the total volume. The South African beer market remains oriented towa ..."
BMI View: We continue to hold a mixed outlook for the South African agricultural market as a whole. Both
corn and wheat will be hit by severe drought and the effects of El Niño, but we do expect grains to rebound
over the course of our forecast period. Furthermore, li ..."
Although many consumers have been hard pressed over the last two years or so, as levels of consumer debt have mounted, the market for baby food has so far been fairly resilient, as purchases are predominantly still made by the upper income grou ..."
Bottled water comes from sources such as wells, springs, artesian wells, and the municipal water supply. It typically undergoes a purification process before being packaged in plastic or glass bottles. Bottled water can be categorized into mineral water, still water, flavored ..."
South Africa's Fish and Seafood market is forecast to register growth in value as well as volume terms during 2015-2020. The Frozen Fish and Seafood category has the largest volume share in 2015 while the Ambient Fish and Seafood category is projected to witness fas ..."
BMI View: Growth in South Africa's food and drink industry will be tepid due to a weaker economic
outlook and lower consumer spending. Cash-strapped consumers will restrict growth for premium products
in the industry, while rising health consciousness and the proposal ..."
Sweet Spreads and Jams, Jellies and Preserves categories account for majority of the consumption in South Africa's Syrups and Spreads market. Experience Economy and Value are the key trends driving the growth of Syrups and Spreads in the countr ..."