Zambia 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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BMI View: Our outlook for Zambia's food and drink industry growth will be tepid over 2016 on the back of a weaker consumer outlook. Persistently high food inflation will deter food spending, in particular within the staple foods category. Low cost drinks will primarily be the key growth driver in the alcohol market as the Zambian consumer remain highly price conscious. The MGR sector will experience positive investment owing to the country's longer term growth prospects.

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

Latest Updates & Industry Developments

  • We believe Zambia's gradual decline in food inflation will not boost a significant boost in consumer food spending, as a result we have revised our food sales downwards through to 2020.

  • The reduction of excise duty on clear beer will encourage investment in Zambia's beer industry.

  • The top-end consumer will account for a large part of consumer spending, with the wealth of the richest 20% of population growing by 71.4%.

BMI Industry View
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Latest Updates & Industry Developments
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Industry Forecast
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Consumer Outlook
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Latest Updates
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Structural Trends
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Food
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Latest Updates
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Structural Trends
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Table: Food Sales (Zambia 2013-2020)
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Drink
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Latest Updates
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Structural Trends
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Table: Total Alcoholic Drinks Spending And Consumption (Zambia 2013-2020)
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Table: Non-Alcoholic Drinks Sales (Zambia 2013-2020)
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Mass Grocery Retail
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Latest Updates
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Structural Trends
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Industry Risk/Reward Ratings
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Sub-Saharan Africa Risk/Reward Index
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Table: Sub-Saharan Africa - Food & Drink Risk/Reward Index, Q416
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Market Overview
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Regional Market Overview
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Recent Developments
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Market Drivers & Trends
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Competitive Landscape
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Table: Key Players In Southern Africa Food and Drink
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Table: Key Players In Southern Africa Mass Grocery Retail
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Demographic Forecast
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Table: Population Headline Indicators (Zambia 1990-2025)
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Table: Key Population Ratios (Zambia 1990-2025)
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Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Zambia 1990-2025)
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Table: Population By Age Group (Zambia 1990-2025)
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Table: Population By Age Group % (Zambia 1990-2025)
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Glossary
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Food & Drink
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Mass Grocery Retail
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Methodology
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Industry Forecast Methodology
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Sector-Specific Methodology
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Sources
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Risk/Reward Index Methodology
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Table: Food & Drink Risk/Reward Index Indicators
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Table: Weighting
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The Zambia 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 Zambia 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 Zambia.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent food and drink industry forecasts for Zambia to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Zambian food and drink market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Zambia 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.