Bahrain Food & Drink Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the food & drink industry.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Industry Forecasts, BMI’s Food and Drink Risk Reward Index, Mass Grocery Retail Forecasts, Company Profiles and Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews.

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Bahrain Food & Drink Report
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$1,295.00

BMI View : We have a positive outlook on Bahrain's food and drink industry as the country's consumer confidence remains high. We believe the mass grocery retail sector will experience robust growth as foreign investment increases. We forecast positive growth for food and drink sales as the country's expatriate population increases to support high end growth.

Food And Drink Spending
(2013-2020)
f = BMI forecast. Source: BMI, national statistics

Latest Updates & Industry Developments

  • Bahrain's economic growth will depend heavily on public spending as a result of declining oil revenues.

  • Plans to implement a soft drinks tax will hamper carbonated drinks sales as consumers switch to hot drinks and bottled water.

  • Dragon City opened in December 2015, hosting retail space to about 500 Chinese companies.

BMI Industry View
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SWOT
8
Food & Drink
8
Industry Forecast
11
Consumer Outlook
11
Food
13
Table: Food Consumption Indicators - Historical Data & Forecasts (Bahrain 2012-2019)
14
Drink
15
Table: Soft Drinks Sales, Production & Trade (Bahrain 2014-2019)
16
Mass Grocery Retail
17
Table: Mass Grocery Retail Sales By Format - Historical Data & Forecasts (Bahrain 2014-2019)
18
Macroeconomic Forecast
19
Economic Analysis
19
Table: Bahrain - Real GDP Growth, % Chg Y-O-Y
23
Table: Bahrain - Components of GDP (% of total)
25
Table: Government Consumption Forecasts
27
Table: Private Consumption Forecasts
27
Table: Bahrain - Main Infrastructure and Industrial Developments
28
Table: Fixed Investment Forecasts
29
Table: Net Exports Forecasts
29
Food & Drink Risk/Reward Index
30
Middle East And North Africa - Risk/Reward Index
30
Table: Middle East & North Africa Food & Drink Risk/Reward Index Q116
32
Bahrain Risk/Reward Index
36
Market Overview
38
Food
38
Agriculture
38
Food Processing
39
Halal Food
39
Drink
40
Soft Drinks
40
Alcoholic Drinks
41
Hot Drinks
41
Mass Grocery Retail
42
Table: Structure Of Mass Grocery Retail Market By Estimated Number of Outlets (Bahrain 2006-2009)
43
Table: Mass Grocery Retail Sales By Format (Bahrain 2006-2015)
43
Competitive Landscape
44
Table: Key Players In Bahrain's Food And Drink Sector
44
Table: Key Players In Bahrain's Mass Grocery Retail Sector
45
Company Profile
46
Awal Dairy Company
46
Bahrain Flour Mills Company
48
Carrefour MAF
50
Delmon Poultry Company
53
EMKE Group
56
Fu-Com International/G-ant
58
General Trading And Food Processing Company
60
Kraft Foods
62
Nestl-
65
Global Industry Overview
68
Table: Selected Markets - Selected Industry and Macroeconomic Indicators - Historical and Forecast
75
Table: Australia, Uk And Usa Estimated Herfindahl-Hirschman Index Scores - Food Retail Industry
84
Table: UAE Food Retail Sales By Format - Historical & Forecast
85
Table: Food and Drink Core Views - Q315 Roundup
88
Demographic Forecast
90
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Bahrain 1990-2025)
91
Table: Key Population Ratios (Bahrain 1990-2025)
91
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Bahrain 1990-2025)
92
Table: Population By Age Group (Bahrain 1990-2025)
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Table: Population By Age Group % (Bahrain 1990-2025)
93
Glossary
95
Food & Drink
95
Mass Grocery Retail
95
Methodology
97
Industry Forecast Methodology
97
Sector-Specific Methodology
98
Sources
98
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
99
Table: Food & Drink Risk/Reward Index Indicators
100
Table: Weighting
101

The Bahrain Food & Drink Report features BMI Research's market assessment and independent forecasts for food and drink expenditure, consumption, sales, and imports/exports and forecasts for the mass grocery retail sector. The report also includes analyses of major regulatory developments, the background macroeconomic outlook and competitive landscape comparing national and multinational companies by leading products and services, sales, investments, partners and expansion strategies.

BMI's Bahrain Food & Drink Report provides industry professionals and strategists, sector analysts, business investors, trade associations and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the food and drink industry and the mass grocery retail market in Bahrain.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent food and drink industry forecasts for Bahrain to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Bahraini food and drink market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Bahrain through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments.
  • Exploit latest competitive intelligence on your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. SWOTs, KPIs and latest activity) and Competitive Landscape Tables.

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts and views, covering food and drink manufacturing and consumption and the mass grocery retail market.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats within the food, drink and mass grocery retail sectors and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI’s Food and Drink Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Index provides investors (food and drink manufacturers and mass grocery retailers) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic points. These provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Food Forecasts

BMI’s food chapter is divided into sections such as meat, fish, confectionary, dairy and canned foods, and provides insight into each market’s food industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. The chapter includes the following elements:

  • Industry Forecast Scenario: Historical data series and a forecast to end-2019 for growth of key indicators within a market’s food industry. Indicators include food consumption, food consumption as % of GDP, canned food sales, confectionery sales and food and drink imports and exports, among others.
  • Industry Developments: A summary of corporate developments, including news on M&As, FDI, expansions, closures and financial results, in addition to analysis and explanation of the latest industry events and how these could influence further investment.
  • Market Overview: An overview of the structure of the market, introducing the key players and discussing underlying trends.

Drink Forecasts

Segmented the same way as BMI’s food chapter, the drink section provides insight into each market’s drink industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. Forecast indicators include alcoholic and soft drink sales by value, volume and sub-sector and tea and coffee sales, among others.

Mass Grocery Retail Forecasts

Segmented the same way as BMI’s food and drink chapters, the mass grocery retail section provides insight into each market’s grocery retail industry, centred on a forecast to end-2019 for the sector. Forecast indicators include mass grocery retail sales by format (including supermarkets, hypermarkets, convenience and discount stores) and a breakdown of the organised retail sector versus the traditional sector, among others.

Competitive Landscape

Illustration of the mass grocery retail and food and drink industries via rankings tables comparing revenues, number of outlets and number of employees. This chapter also includes data-rich, in-depth regional analysis of the market position, business strategies and investment potential of the region’s leading mass grocery retail and food and drink operators.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape to generate company SWOT analyses. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Sources

The Food & Drink reports draw on an extensive network primary sources, such as multilateral organisations, government departments, industry associations, chambers and company reports.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.