Oats represent a major food source and currently rank sixth in the global production of cereals, after maize, rice, wheat, barley and sorghum. With their high nutritional values, such as dietary fibre, unsaturated fatty acids, beta-gluten, proteins, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, they have become a staple food in a number of countries. Oat flakes currently represent the most popular type of oat-based food products. They are gaining popularity worldwide in the form of breakfast cereals. The global oats market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 1% during 2009-2016. The increasing health consciousness and change in lifestyle of the population worldwide are expected to drive this market. This report by Expert Market Research entitled “Oats Market Report and Forecast 2017-2022” provides a comprehensive analysis for anyone who plans to foray into the oats market.
Historical market trends for the global oats industry have been provided from 2009-2016 and forecasts have been presented till 2022. On a regional level, the report has segmented the global oats market into the following major countries – Russia, Canada and Australia. Russia currently represents the largest market. Additionally, the report has segmented the global oats market by end-use (feed and food ).
The value chain analysis of the oats industry has also been covered in this report encompassing all the activities in the value chain such as procurement, manufacturing, sales and distribution. Furthermore, the study assesses the market based on Porter’s five forces model, which evaluates the level of competition in the market by analysing factors such as bargaining power of buyers and suppliers, threat from substitutes and new entrants. A thorough evaluation of the competitive landscape of the oats industry has also been provided. Some of the key players in this market include Altai Flour Mills, JSC Grana, Agro-Alliance, Pava JSC and Food Company Uvelka.
This report provides an exhaustive insight for setting up and running an oats manufacturing plant. Factors such as land requirement, construction requirement, raw material requirement, labour requirement, machinery requirement, manufacturing process, utility requirement, total capital investment, total operating costs, prices, income projections, expenditure projections, profit margins, net present value, return on investment, payback period, etc. have been comprehensively covered in this report.
The following are the key questions answered by this report:
- What are the market trends for the global oats market?
- Which are the biggest markets (regions) for oats flakes?
- What are the key application areas for oats?
- Who are the key players in the oats market?
- What are the land and construction requirements to start an oats manufacturing plant?
- What are the machinery requirements to start an oats manufacturing plant?
- How are oats priced? What are the profit margins at various stages of the supply chain?
- What is the total capital investment required to start an oats manufacturing plant?
- What are the running costs of an oats manufacturing plant?
- How much revenue can an oats manufacturing plant generate?
In order to prepare this research report, Expert Market Research conducted face to face and telephonic interviews with numerous industry participants in the oats industry. They included manufacturers, distributors, end users, consultants, marketing professionals, researchers, etc. Primary research accounted for the bulk of the research efforts, complemented by an extensive secondary research. Secondary sources included annual reports, press releases, books, journals, white papers, newspapers, magazines, government sources and various proprietary databases.
Expert Market Research uses its comprehensive database of macroeconomic and industry specific data to produce its market forecasts. The initial baseline forecast is produced with the most recent market data. After an initial baseline forecast, all future macroeconomic and sector-specific events and assumptions are taken into account to generate the final forecast.