Flavors & Essences Industry Research

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Last updated: 11 Sep 2011

China Flavors & Essences Industry Research

According to China Flavors & Essences Industry Profile - the industry research report issued by Zeefer Consulting, Shanghai, Guangdong and Jiangsu are the major production bases for flavors & essences industry in China. Zhejiang, Yunnan, Fujian, Henan, Hebei, Beijing and Tianjin are the secondary distribution areas for this industry. Guangdong has most leading flavors & essences enterprises, and among all top 100 large flavors & essences enterprises across China, 23 are located in Guangdong.

In terms of market size, in 2009, flavors & essences enterprises above designated size achieved a sales revenue of more than USD 3 billion. Total assets of enterprises inside flavors & essences industry exceeded USD 3 billion, a rise of more than 9% on a year-on-year basis. On an annual average, total employees in flavors & essences industry exceeded 30,000, almost same with last year. The total export delivery value exceeded USD 650 million, a decline of about 4% on a year-on-year basis.

In terms of industry-wide profit, in 2009, profits of enterprises above designated size in flavors & essences industry added up to more than USD 450 million, a growth of more than 20% on a year-on-year basis. The averaged profit margin of enterprises in flavors & essences industry was higher than 10%. On average, the ratio of return on net assets in flavors & essences industry was higher than 20%.

In terms of market position of foreign enterprises in China, in 2009, there were more than 100 foreign enterprises above designated size engaged in flavors & essences production in China, accounting for more than 25% of all flavors & essences enterprises across China. Foreign enterprises in China flavors & essences industry achieved a ratio of return on sales of more than 10%, higher than the industry average.

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The analyses above are extracted from the industry report: China Flavors & Essences Industry Profile

Posted: 07 September 2011, last updated 11 September 2011

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