BMI View: We hold a bleak outlook for Venezuela's food and drink industry throughout our forecast
period, on the back of severe basic good shortages and high inflation. Consumption patterns in the country
will largely be dictated by availability and, as a result, we e ..."
BMI View: Brazil's food and drink industry will experience a contraction in real terms, as we forecast food
and drink spending to grow below inflation throughout 2016. Price conscious consumers will increasingly
trade down price points, driving growth in economicall ..."
BMI View: Chile's food and drink industry will show strong growth throughout 2016 due to increasing
disposable incomes and premiumisation. We hold a positive outlook for higher value categories, which will
experience stronger growth as consumers increase non-essenti ..."
BMI View: Growth in Colombia's food and drink industry will slow over 2016 due to weakened consumer
purchasing power. Elevated inflation, currency depreciation and weak labour dynamics will continue to
constrain household spending growth over our forecast period. Risi ..."
BMI View: Venezuela's food, drink and mass grocery retail sectors will contract in real terms over 2016.
Our outlook is underpinned by the country's weak economy which we forecast to contract by 6.2% in 2016 -
together with high inflation and a weak consumer profile. ..."
BMI View: The Brazilian consumer faces a dim outlook over 2016, on the back of a deepening recession. A
weak economic environment characterised by slow job creation and high inflation will continue to
constrain private consumption growth. As a result the food and drin ..."
BMI View: The Chilean food and drink industry will see robust growth over 2016. A strong consumer
profile will bolster value growth throughout our forecast period. Premiumisation and health-consciousness
will be the core drivers of growth in higher-value categories. ..."
BMI View: Rising health-consciousness, an expanding middle class and greater dynamism in the beer
sector present strong growth opportunities in Colombia's food and drink industry. Constrained real private
consumption growth, on the back of rising unemployment and weak ..."
BMI View: We hold a dim outlook for Venezuela's food, drink and mass grocery retail sectors, which are
set to contract in real terms over 2016. Our outlook is underpinned by the country's bleak economy, which
is set to experience a contraction of 6.2% over 2016, as we ..."
BMI View: Brazil's recession will deepen over 2016 leading to rising unemployment and a reduction in
real wages, resulting in our weak outlook for consumption. Brazil's manufacturing sector for consumer
goods cannot support domestic demand, making the country reliant ..."