Dairy Products Manufacturers
SIC 2020 | NAICS 311500
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Industry Analysis, Trends, Statistics, and Forecasts
Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Diary Foods Magazine
Monthly trade publication features news and information for companies that manufacture and distribute dairy foods and beverages, with special features including the annual "State of the Industry Report" (November issue) and "Top 100" list of North America's largest processors (August issue). Current and archived digital editions of the magazine can be viewed online, with free digital edition subscription available upon request.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profile contents include:
National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Monthly reports provide detailed data for production, shipments, inventories, and prices by product category (e.g., butter; cheese; frozen products; evaporated, condensed, and dry milk; and whey and whey products) for the most recent month and on a year-to-date basis with comparisons to the same time periods in the prior year for year-over-year trending purposes. Current and prior reports can be downloaded and viewed online.
National Milk Producers Federation
Dairy Market Report
Monthly market reports analyze current trends for production, commercial (disappearance) use, imports and exports, inventories, and commodity and retail prices by product (e.g., fluid milk, butter, cheese, dry milk, milk powder, dry whey, and whey protein concentrate) on a year-to-date basis with comparison to the same period in the prior year for trending purposes. Current and prior reports can be downloaded and viewed online.
Comprehensive annual publication provides current and historical statistical trend data for production, sales, consumption, wholesale prices, retail prices, and imports and exports by product segment (e.g., fluid milk; dry, condensed, and evaporated products; cheese; creamery butter; ice cream and frozen deserts; and yogurt and other cultured products). Sample excerpt containing detailed table of contents can be previewed online.
Financial Ratios and Benchmarking Data
Dairy Products Manufacturers
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Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Supplier Relations US, LLC
Dairy Food and Beverage Manufacturing
Comprehensive reports provide in-depth analysis of this manufacturing sector by product segment (e.g., fluid milk; dry, condensed, and evaporated products; cheese; creamery butter; and ice cream and frozen deserts), with financial benchmarking data provided including industry-level income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios. Summary description and table of contents for each of these reports are available online.
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Compensation and Salary Surveys
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Employment and Wages - Dairy Product Manufacturing
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed in this manufacturing sector (e.g., food processing workers, packaging and filling machine operators, and cooling and freezing equipment operators) on a national, state, and metro area basis, with statistical measures for national wage data including mean, median, and upper/lower quartiles and deciles. All information is available free online.
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Business Valuation Resources
The Food Institute
Food Business Mergers & Acquisitions
Annual study provides deal-level transaction detail and other information for mergers and acquisitions in the food and beverage business, with manufacturing categories covered in the study including diary products manufacturers. Detailed table of contents and sample page from the report can be previewed free online.