Fish and Seafood Processors and Distributors
SIC 2090 & 5146 | NAICS 311710 & 424460
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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:
NHST Media Group
Online news source provides in-depth coverage of the seafood industry, with featured news sections including "Aquaculture", "Fisheries", "Marketplace", and "Processor" and special reports including an in-depth analysis of the U.S. market which provides insights on the U.S. supply chain and processing sector, retail and foodservice markets, consumer and supply trends, and major U.S.-based suppliers.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations and include a five-year growth forecast. Profile contents include:
NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, U.S. Department of Commerce
Fisheries of the United States
Annual publication provides a comprehensive statistical analysis of the commercial fisheries industry in the U.S., with data provided in the "Processed Fishery Products" section of the yearbook including production statistics for fish sticks, portions, and breaded shrimp; fresh and frozen fillets and steaks; canned fishery products; and dried scrap and meal, marine animal oils, and other industrial products.
Seafood - A Global Strategic Report
Comprehensive market research report provides a detailed analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with information provided for the U.S. market including market size and forecast by product type (e.g., fresh/live/chilled, frozen, preserved/prepared, cured) and firms profiled including Trident Seafoods Corporation, High Liner Foods Incorporated, and Handy International, Inc.
Global Fish and Seafood Market - Fresh / Frozen / Smoked / Canned
https://www.technavio.com/ See individual reports for above product segments
Comprehensive market research studies provide in-depth analysis of this product sector on a global basis, with data provided in individual reports including market size and forecast by product segment (e.g., fresh, frozen, smoked, and canned) and global region and companies profiled including Marine Harvest ASA, High Liner Foods Incorporated, Clearwater Seafoods Incorporated, and AquaChile Inc.
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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios
Seafood Processors and Distributors
https://www.bizminer.com Search for "3117" and "424460"
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.
Seafood Preparation & Processing
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Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of net revenues for firms that use land-based processing facilities or floating factory ships to clean and pack fresh fish and shellfish; freeze, can, smoke, salt, and cure seafood products; and produce surimi, fish meal, marine oils, and scrap meat and organ by-products used in pet foods.
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Compensation and Salary Surveys
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for personnel employed by manufacturers that use land-based processing facilities or floating factory ships to clean and pack fresh fish and shellfish; freeze, can, smoke, salt, and cure seafood products; and produce surimi, fish meal, marine oils, and scrap meat and organ by-products used in pet foods.
Compensation data available from this organization includes:
Seafood Preparation, Packaging, and Canning
Fish and Seafood Distributors
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