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India Soups - Market Assessment and Forecasts to 2024

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India Soups - Market Assessment and Forecasts to 2024
Published: July 23, 2020 Content info: 73 Pages

Indian soups sector is led by the dried soup (mixes) category in both the value and volume terms and the category is also expected to register the fastest value and volume growth during 2019-2024. Convenience stores is the leading channel for distribution of soups in the country. Flexible packaging is the most commonly used pack material in Indian soups sector. Unilever, Nestle SA and Capital Foods Limited are the leading players in the sector.

This report on the Soups sector in India provides insights on high growth markets to target, trends in the usage of packaging materials, types and closures category level distribution data and companies market shares.

What else is contained?

  • Sector data: Overall sector value and volume data with growth analysis for 2014-2024
  • Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for ambient soup, chilled soup, dried soup (mixes), frozen soup and UHT soup with inputs on individual segment share within each category and the change in their market share forecast for 2019-2024
  • Leading players: Market share of compaines (in value terms) and private labels (in value terms) in 2019
  • Distribution data: Percentage of sales within each category through distribution channels such as cash & carries & warehouse clubs, convenience stores, department stores, food & drinks specialists, hypermarkets & supermarkets, e-retailers, "dollar stores", variety stores & general merchandise retailers other general retailers.
  • Packaging data: consumption breakdown for package materials and pack types in each category, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Pack material data for glass, flexible packaging, rigid plastics, paper & board and rigid metal; pack type for: jar, bag/sachet, tub, stand up pouch, carton - folding, can, bottle, carton - liquid and other pack type, closure type for: screw top, prize off, twist off, lever closure, foil, film and other closure types, primary outer types for: carton - folding, sleeve and shrink wrap.


  • Both per capita consumption and per capita expenditure of soups was lower in India than both the global regional levels in 2019
  • Per capita consumption of dried soup (mixes) was highest compared to the other categories in India soups sector in 2019
  • Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the Indian soups sector
  • Convenience stores is the commonly used pack material in the Indian soups sector

Reasons to Buy

  • Identify high potential categories and explore further market opportunities based on detailed value and volume analysis
  • Existing and new players can analyze key distribution channels to identify and evaluate trends and opportunities
  • Gain an understanding of the total competitive landscape based on detailed company share analysis to plan effective market positioning
  • Our team of analysts have placed a significant emphasis on changes expected in the market that will provide a clear picture of the opportunities that can be tapped over the next five years, resulting in revenue expansion
  • The packaging analysis report helps manufacturers, in identifying the most commonly used packaging materials in the sector
  • Analysis on key macro-economic indicators such as real GDP, nominal GDP, consumer price index, household consumption expenditure, population (by age group, gender, rural-urban split, and employed people and unemployment rate. It also includes economic summary of the country along with labor market and demographic trends.
Table of Contents
Product Code: GDCS6182MF

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Report scope

Executive summary

Part 1:Market Environment

  • Value and volume share of India in the global and Asia-Pacific markets
  • Growth analysis of India compared to other leading countries in the Asia-Pacific market
  • PCC and PCE of India compared to global and Asia-Pacific market

Part 2: Sector Deep Dive

  • India soups sector snapshot
  • Market size analysis
  • Cross-category comparison -value growth analysis and category winners and losers
  • Cross-category comparison -volume growth analysis and category winners and losers

Part 3: Category DeepDive

  • Per capita consumption analysis by category
  • Market size analysis-category: ambient soup
  • Market size analysis -category: dried soup (mixes)
  • Segment-level analysis (in value terms) -dried soup (mixes)
  • Segment-level analysis (in volume terms) -dried soup (mixes)

Part 4: Distribution Analysis

  • Channel share analysis

Part 5: Competitive Environment

Part 6: Packaging Analysis

  • Pack material growth analysis
  • Pack type growth analysis
  • Closure type growth analysis
  • Primary outer type growth analysis

Part 7: Macroeconomic Analysis

  • GDP growth and inflation
  • Population growth
  • Labor market trend
  • Economic summary, labor market trends, and demographic trends
  • India risk index (GCRI) 2019
  • India risk analysis -compared to global and Asia-Pacific markets
  • Methodology
  • Definitions


List of Tables

List of Tables

  • Leading value categories
  • Leading volume categories
  • Cross-category comparison -by value (2014-2024)
  • Cross-category comparison -by volume (2014-2024)
  • Per capita consumption (by category), India compared to Asia-Pacific and global levels (in k

List of Figures

List of Figures

  • Value and volume share of India in the global and Asia-Pacific soups sector, 2019-2024
  • India compared to the other top countries in terms of market share, growth, and competitive landscape
  • PCC comparison -India, Asia-Pacific, and global, 2
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