UAE $ 2.47 Billion Dairy Markets, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2021-2027 –

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The “UAE dairy market, by type (dairy milk, ghee and butter, ice cream and milk cream, cheese and spread, yogurt, others), by distribution channel (supermarket / hypermarket, grocery stores, online and others) , by region, Competition forecasts and opportunities, 2027 “ the report was added to offer

The UAE dairy market was worth US $ 1.66 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach US $ 2.47 billion at a CAGR of 6.89% by 2026 due to the increase the young population, the increase in health conscious consumers and the high personal income per capita.

In addition, the growing demand for flavored and organic dairy products among the population of UAE, especially through modern grocery stores and supermarkets, and changing consumer consumption patterns are other factors fueling the market. United Arab Emirates dairy market.

Growing awareness of the benefits of consuming pasteurized milk over raw milk and changing consumer purchasing behavior is driving the growth of the UAE dairy market. In addition, the growing popularity of low fat dairy products generates demand for these products from various segments of the population and opens new avenues for companies in UAE dairy market.

Dairy purchasing habits have changed and people are slowly adapting to changing dietary habits, which has resulted in an increase in demand for value-added dairy products such as cheese, butter and others. products, etc. The growing demand for dairy products among young people looking to lead active and healthy lives is expected to play an important role in boosting the UAE dairy market.

With the increase in the number of lifestyle-related diseases, the young population demands daily dairy products, as these products are free from adulterants and chemicals and have high nutritional value. The younger generation also prefers dairy products due to the fact that they do not contain a high concentration of chemicals and pesticides. The younger generation believe that lifestyle diseases could be controlled by switching to healthy dairy products.

Due to the growing health concerns, this has given immense opportunities for manufacturers to respond to this market. Dairy products that were once popular with older generations and subordinates are now widely considered by the younger generations.

Although dairy products are considered essential items, the strict COVID-19 lockdown imposed on the United Arab Emirates has slightly affected retail store sales. However, the online channel reported an increase in sales of dairy products during the lockdown as it was the only safe and available option for consumers. Plant-based dairy and beverage company Koita Foods saw a 350% increase in online sales last year as consumers working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic embraced e-commerce and a healthier diet.

UAE dairy market is divided into following segments including type, distribution channel, region, and company. In terms of type, UAE dairy market is divided into cow’s milk, ghee and butter, ice cream and milk cream, cheese and spread, yogurt, and others.

Among them, cow’s milk dominated the UAE dairy market with a market share of around 30% in 2020. However, the year-over-year trends for cow’s milk are at the decline in the United Arab Emirates due to growing consumer preference for value-added products such as organic products. milk, soy milk, especially in younger generations. The ghee and butter segment is the fastest growing segment during the forecast period due to the longer shelf life and increasing demand from the food industry.

Based on distribution channel segment, UAE dairy market is segmented into supermarkets / hypermarkets, grocery stores, online and others. Among them, the supermarket / hypermarket segment dominates the UAE dairy market due to the availability of all kinds of dairy products in the supermarkets.

Based on the region, the UAE dairy market is segmented into Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and the rest of the UAE. Among which, Dubai accounted for the majority of market share in UAE dairy market due to increasing population and increasing gross domestic income and personal income per capita.

Some of the major players operating in the UAE dairy market are

  • Almarai Company

  • Al Rawabi Dairy Co LLC

  • Al Ain Farms

  • Gulf & Safa Dairies Co LLC

  • Marmum LLC Dairy Farm

  • UAE Industry for Camel Milk and Products

  • Orontes Dairy Manufacturing LLC

  • Stroll Farms Food Industries LLC

  • Unikai PJSC Foods

  • Italian Dairy Products FZC

Scope of the report:

Years considered for this report:

  • Historical years: 2016-2019

  • Baseline year: 2020

  • Estimated year: 2021E

  • Forecast period: 2022F-2026F

United Arab Emirates Dairy Market, By Type:

  • Milk milk

  • Ghee & Butter

  • Ice cream and milk cream

  • Cheese and spread

  • Yogurt

  • Others

United Arab Emirates Dairy Market, By Distribution Channel:

  • Supermarket / Hypermarket

  • Grocery stores

  • In line

  • Others

United Arab Emirates Dairy Market, By Region:

  • Dubai

  • Abu Dhabi

  • Sharjah

  • Rest of United Arab Emirates

Main topics covered:

1. Product overview

2. Research methodology

3. Executive summary

4. Voice of the customer

4.1. Brand awareness

4.2. Consumption model

4.3. Factors influencing purchasing decisions

4.4. Information source

5. Outlook for the world dairy market

6. UAE Dairy Market Outlook

6.1. Market size and forecast

6.1.1. By value

6.2. Market share and forecasts

6.2.1. By type (dairy milk, ghee and butter, ice cream and milk cream, cheese and spread, yogurt, others)

6.2.2. By distribution channel (supermarket / hypermarket, grocery stores, online and others)

6.2.3. By region

6.2.4. By company (2020)

6.3. Market map (type and region)

6.4. Main distributors of dairy products in UAE

7. United Arab Emirates Dairy Milk Market Outlook

7.1. Market size and forecast

7.1.1. By value

7.2. Market share and forecasts

7.2.1. By distribution channel

7.3. Price Analysis

8. United Arab Emirates Cheese and Spread Market Outlook

9. UAE Yogurt Market Outlook

10. United Arab Emirates Ice Cream and Milk Cream Market Outlook

11. United Arab Emirates Ghee and Butter Market Outlook

12. Market dynamics

12.1. Conductors

12.2. Challenges

13. Market trends and developments

14. Impact of COVID-19 on the UAE dairy market

15. Political and regulatory landscape

16. UAE Economic Profile

17. Competitive landscape

18. Strategic recommendations

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