Pet Food Market Scope and Overview, By Types, By Application, Estimates & Forecast 2032

The global pet food market size was USD 99.10 Billion in 2022 and is expected to register a steady revenue CAGR of 4.3% during the forecast period, according to latest analysis by Emergen Research.

Global Pet Food Market Forecast to 2032

Emergen Research’s latest market research report focuses on the global Pet Food market, and the report provides in-depth analysis of each of its major segments. Reports about the global Pet Food market provide a comprehensive overview of the market, including market size, revenue growth rate, industry statistics, revenue shares among regional markets, gross profits, production costs, and product portfolios Pet Food industry projections and qualitative and quantitative assessments have been provided by the report's authors. The SWOT analysis and Porter’s Five Forces Analysis are some of the most important components of this report that provide insight into the highly competitive environment of the industry. A detailed analysis of the global Pet Food market is presented in the report, including North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. Aside from revenue growth drivers & restraints, production & consumption patterns, changing consumer preferences, and stringent regulatory standards, this report also examines other key aspects of regional markets.

The pet food market has experienced significant growth in recent years, driven by the increasing number of pet owners and their growing awareness of the importance of providing high-quality nutrition to their furry companions. Pet food refers to any commercially produced food specifically formulated for consumption by pets, including dogs, cats, birds, and small mammals. These products are designed to meet the nutritional needs of pets and provide them with a balanced diet.

The global pet food market size was USD 99.10 Billion in 2022 and is expected to register a steady revenue CAGR of 4.3% during the forecast period, according to latest analysis by Emergen Research. One of the key drivers of the pet food market is the rising pet population worldwide. According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), approximately 67% of U.S. households own a pet, which translates to around 84.9 million homes. This growing pet ownership trend is not limited to the United States; it is observed globally. As more people embrace pet ownership, the demand for pet food continues to rise.

Another driver of the pet food market is the increasing humanization of pets. Pet owners are increasingly treating their pets as family members and are willing to spend more on their well-being. They seek high-quality pet food products that are nutritious, natural, and free from artificial additives. This trend has led to the emergence of premium and organic pet food options in the market. Pet owners are also looking for specialized diets tailored to their pets' specific needs, such as grain-free, hypoallergenic, or weight management formulas.

However, the pet food market also faces certain restraints. One of the challenges is the stringent regulations and standards imposed by government authorities to ensure the safety and quality of pet food. Manufacturers need to comply with these regulations, which can increase production costs and limit the entry of new players into the market. Additionally, concerns about food safety and product recalls due to contamination or mislabeling can erode consumer trust and impact the market.

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Recent years have seen rapid developments in the information and communication technology sector, with the industry projected to grow substantially in revenue over the next five years. ICT industry technology advancements, increasing adoption of advanced and latest devices, an increasing number of consumers using these devices, and high internet penetration worldwide are expected to drive global market revenue growth throughout the forecast period. The global market is expected to grow as a result of factors such as a growing risk of data leakage, an increasing use of advanced technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things, and cloud services to manage large amounts of data, as well as a growing investment in research and development activities for developing advanced devices and solutions.

Target Audience of the Global Pet Food Market Report:

  • Key Market Players
  • Investors
  • Venture capitalists
  • Small- and medium-sized and large enterprises
  • Third-party knowledge providers
  • Value-Added Resellers (VARs)
  • Global market producers, distributors, traders, and suppliers
  • Research organizations, consulting companies, and various alliances interested in this sector
  • Government bodies, independent regulatory authorities, and policymakers

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Major Geographies Analyzed in the Report:

  • North America (U.S., Canada)
  • Europe (U.K., Italy, Germany, France, Rest of EU)
  • Asia Pacific (India, Japan, China, South Korea, Australia, Rest of APAC)
  • Latin America (Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
  • Middle East & Africa (Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., South Africa, Rest of MEA)

Market Overview:

The report bifurcates the Pet Food market on the basis of different product types, applications, end-user industries, and key regions of the world where the market has already established its presence. The report accurately offers insights into the supply-demand ratio and production and consumption volume of each segment.

Leading manufacturers profiled in the report:

The J.M. Smucker Company, The Hartz Mountain Corporation, Mars, Incorporated, Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc., Nestlé, General Mills Inc., Wellness Pet Company, Merrick Pet Care, Tiernahrung Deuerer GmbH, and Heristo aktiengesellschaft

Product Type Segmentation & Application Segmentation:

  • Pet Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion; 2019-2032)

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Birds
    • Fish
    • Small Mammals (Hamsters and Guinea Pigs)
    • Reptiles
    • Horses
    • Others
  • Product Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion; 2019-2032)

    • Dry Food (Kibble)
    • Wet Food
      1. Canned
      2. Pouches
    • Treats
    • Snacks
    • Frozen/Raw Diets
  • Specialty Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion; 2019-2032)

    • Weight Management
    • Dental Care
    • Joint Health
    • Skin and Coat Support
    • Digestive Health
    • Others

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Additional information offered by the report:

  • Along with a complete overview of the global Pet Food market, the report provides detailed scrutiny of the diverse market trends observed on both regional and global levels.
  • The report elaborates on the global Pet Food market size and share governed by the major geographies.
  • It performs a precise market growth forecast analysis, cost analysis, and a study of the micro- and macro-economic indicators.
  • It further presents a detailed description of the company profiles of the key market contenders.

Report Highlights:

  • Besides offering a vivid depiction of the global Pet Food business sphere and its fundamental operations, the latest report provides the industrial chain analysis and list down the current and future market trends and growth opportunities.
  • The report includes information on the present and historical market scenarios, which helps forecast the market conditions over the next eight years (2020-2027). 
  • The report scrutinizes the salient factors influencing the growth of the market in the near future.
  • The strategic marketing recommendations, crucial information related to the new market entrants, and expansion plans of various businesses are poised to provide the reader with a competitive edge in the market.

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