Global Frozen food market briefing provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global frozen food sector.
The frozen food industry includes establishments manufacturing frozen fruits, juices, vegetables, and frozen specialty foods. This market does not cover meat products.
This industry is further classified as follows i) Frozen Fruit Juice and Vegetable Manufacturing ii) Frozen Specialty Food Manufacturing
The global frozen food market was estimated to be around $195 billion as of 2017. The global frozen food made up around 3% of the overall food and beverages market in 2017. The frozen food market was the smallest market in the global food and beverages market in 2017.
Individual Quick Freezing (IQF) Technology
Frozen food manufacturers are using technologies such as individual quick freezing (IQF) to improve yield and quality of frozen foods. The IQF method involves transferring the individual food items on a conveyor belt into a blast freezer that quickly freezes the items. With IQF method, every individual piece of food is frozen separately, as opposed to bulk or block freezing. This method boosts yield by 1.5-3% and results in better quality products with high nutritional value and less wastage.
Examples of IQF foods include fruits such as blueberries, strawberries and peaches, and vegetables such as corn, peas and green beans. The global IQF vegetable market is expected to reach $2 billion by 2026, thus indicating significant demand for IQF food products in future.
- Markets Covered: Frozen Fruit, Juice, and Vegetable Manufacturing, Frozen Specialty Food Manufacturing
- Time Series: Five years historic (2013-17) and forecast (2017-21).
- Data: Market value in $ billions.
- Data Segmentations: Regional breakdowns, market share of competitors, key sub segments.
- Sourcing and Referencing: Data and analysis throughout the report is sourced using end notes.
- Tyson Foods Inc.
- Nestle SA
- Conagra Brands
- Kraft Heinz Company
- General Mills Inc.
- McCain Foods
- Ajinomoto Co Inc.
- Pinnacle Foods Inc
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