Pulses are part of the legume family and the term “pulse” means dried seeds. As they are low in fat and very high in fiber and protein, they help to lower triglycerides and cholesterol levels. The most common types of pulses are lentils, edible beans, dried peas and chickpeas. Pulses come in different type of colours, sizes and shapes and can be consumed in many forms like whole or split, ground into flours or separated into fractions such as fibre, protein and starch. Pulses are widely used in the processed foods such as bakery products, pasta, bread, soups, cereal bar filing and snack foods. During 2009-2016, the global pulses market grew at a CAGR of around 4%. This report by Expert Market Research entitled “Pulses Market Report and Forecast 2017– 2022” provides a comprehensive analysis for anyone who plans to foray into the pulses market.
Historical market trends for the global pulses market have been provided from 2009-2016 and forecasts have been presented till 2022. On a regional level, the report has segmented the market into India, Canada, Myanmar, China, Brazil, Australia, USA and Russia. Region-wise, India currently represents the largest market. On the basis of the pulses category, the global pulses market has been segmented as chick pea, kaspa pea, lentil, pigeon pea, fava beans, black gram and mung beans. Additionally, the report has segmented the market by end-use as retail stores, snack food industry, flour industry and others.
The value chain analysis of the pulses industry has also been covered in this report encompassing all the activities in the value chain such as input suppliers, producers, collectors, processors/exporters, wholesalers and retailers. Furthermore, the study assesses the market based on Porter’s five forces model, which evaluates the level of competition in the market by analyzing factors such as bargaining power of buyers and suppliers, threat from substitutes and new entrants. A thorough evaluation of the competitive landscape of the pulses industry has also been provided. Some of the key players in this market include AGT Foods and Ingredients, Adani Wilmar Pvt. Ltd., Solen Food Industry and Trade Inc., Gourmet Foods of Australia Pvt. Ltd. and AGT Foods USA.
This report provides an exhaustive insight for setting-up and running a pulses processing plant. Factors such as land requirement, construction requirement, raw material requirement, labour requirement, machinery requirement, processing, 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 pulses market?
- Which are the biggest markets (regions) for pulses?
- What are the major types of pulses? Which are the most popular?
- What are the key application areas for pulses?
- Who are the key processors in the pulses market?
- What are the land and construction requirements to start a pulses processing plant?
- What are the machinery requirements to start a pulses processing plant?
- How are pulses priced? What are the profit margins at various stages of the supply chain?
- What is the total capital investment required to start a pulses processing plant?
- What are the running costs of a pulses processing plant?
- How much revenue can a pulses processing plant generate?
In order to prepare this research report, Expert Market Research conducted face to face and telephone interviews with numerous industry participants in the pulses industry. They included manufacturers, distributors, end users, consultants, marketing professionals, researchers, etc. Primary research accounted for the bulk of the research efforts, complimented 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.