Candy & Chocolate Industry Research

An Expert's View about Cocoa, Chocolate and Sugar Confectionery in China

Last updated: 30 Aug 2011

China Candy & Chocolate Industry Research and Statistics

Guangdong, Shanghai and Fujian are the major production bases for candy & chocolate industry in China, according to China Candy & Chocolate Industry Profile - the industry research report issued by Zeefer Consulting. Guangdong has most leading candy & chocolate enterprises, and among all top 100 large candy & chocolate enterprises across China, 20 are located in Guangdong. Jiangsu, Beijing, Shandong, Zhejiang, Tianjin, Henan and Hubei are the secondary distribution areas for this industry.

In terms of market size, in 2009, candy & chocolate enterprises above designated size achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 6 billion. Guangdong, Shanghai and Fujian ranked top 3 in terms of sales revenue, enterprises in these regions engaged in candy & chocolate production achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 3 billion. in all, taking a share of more than 50% of the gross sales revenue from above designated size candy & chocolate enterprises across China. Total assets of enterprises inside candy & chocolate industry exceeded USD 4 billion, a rise of more than 15% on a year-on-year basis. The total number of enterprises above designated size in candy & chocolate industry was more than 350, a rise of more than 15% on a year-on-year basis.

In terms of industry-wide profit, in 2009, profits of enterprises above designated size in candy & chocolate industry added up to more than USD 750 million, a growth of more than 30% on a year-on-year basis. A total of more than 45 enterprises suffered a loss, and the total loss of these enterprises amounted to more than USD 10 million. On average, the ratio of return on net assets in candy & chocolate industry was higher than 30%.

In terms of market position of foreign enterprises in China, in 2009, there were more than 100 foreign enterprises above designated size engaged in candy & chocolate production in China, accounting for more than 25% of all candy & chocolate enterprises across China. Foreign enterprises in China candy & chocolate industry achieved a ratio of return on net assets of more than 30%, higher than the industry average.

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The analyses above are extracted from the industry report: China Candy & Chocolate Industry Profile
 


Posted: 29 August 2011, last updated 30 August 2011

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