Fish & Seafood Processing – Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
- Market size and major product and service segments
- Key industry statistics, trends, and financial ratios
- Operating conditions and current performance
- Competitive landscape and environment
- Major company profiles and market shares
- Five-year outlook and growth forecasts
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.
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.
Seafood Processors / Distributors Market Analysis
https://www.bizminer.com Search for "3117" and "424460"
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios
Seafood Processors / Distributors
https://www.bizminer.com Search for "3117" and "424460"
- Income and expenses in dollars and percentages
- Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
- Profitability and return on investment ratios
- Liquidity and working capital ratios
- Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
- Capital structure and debt service ratios
Seafood Preparation & Processing
(see links for individual reports)
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.
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
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as plant manager, production manager, inventory analyst, quality assurance technician, packer, and warehouse worker, with employers for which wage data is provided including King & Prince Seafood Corporation, Bumble Bee Foods LLC, Chicken of the Sea International, and Bornstein Seafoods, Inc.
Fish and Seafood Distributors
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage rate data for various job positions in this sector such as account manager, sales manager, outside sales representative, operations manager, and delivery driver, with employers for which wage data is provided including Aqua Star (USA) Corp., Icicle Seafoods Inc., Ocean Beauty Seafoods LLC, True World Foods LLC, and Stavis Seafoods Inc.
Business Valuation Resources
Fish and Seafood Aquaculture
Commercial Fishing and Fisheries
Fish and Seafood Markets
Food Distributors and Wholesalers
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