UAE Pet Food Market by Pet Food Type (Dog Food, Cat Food and Others) by Product Type (Dry Food, Wet and Canned Food and Snacks and Treats) by Ingredient Type (Animal Derivatives, Plant Derivatives, Cereal Derivatives and Others) by Distribution Channel (Supermarkets and Hypermarkets, Convenience Stores, Online Stores and Others): Industry Analysis, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2023-2028

UAE Pet Food Market Overview:

The UAE pet food market was worth US$ XX Billion in 2022, expanding at a CAGR of X% during 2017-2022. Looking forward, the market is projected to grow at a CAGR of around X% during 2023-2028, reaching a value of US$ XX Billion by 2028. Pet foods are processed specialty food curated for pet animals. They are formulated from plant and animal extracts as per their nutritional needs. The food primarily consists of meat by-products, fish derivatives, fats and oils, cereal and cereal by-products, vitamins and minerals, and fruit and vegetable derivatives. The meat derivatives used in pet foods are a by-product of the human food industry. Besides this, the product is commercially available in several variants, including canned, dry, semi-moist, and fresh pet foods, along with kibbles, biscuits, and treats. In the UAE, quality pet food is witnessing a significant demand due to a flourishing trend of pet adoption in the country.

The increasing adoption of companion animals, especially cats and dogs, has significantly surged the demand for pet food in the UAE, which is one of the primary factors providing a considerable boost to the market growth. The rising consumer expenditure power has further increased the demand for quality and nutritious foods for pets, which is bolstering the market growth. Moreover, key market players are heavily investing in advanced technology to introduce innovative and more nutritious pet food products. They are also launching pet food manufactured using organic raw materials and natural flavorings to address the growing demand for organic pet food among consumers, which is acting as another major factor driving the market growth. Additionally, the UAE government is imposing strict regulations promoting the use of safe ingredients in pet food to meet the specific health requirements of pets, which, in turn, is bolstering the market growth. Other factors, such as the easy product availability in hypermarkets, supermarkets, pet stores, and online retail stores, the rising awareness among owners regarding their pet’s health, including allergies, weight, and dietary tolerances, and the introduction of premium packaged and branded pet food, are positively supporting the market growth.

Beginning with a regional overview, the report explores the dynamics that have a strong influence on the UAE pet food market and can also impact its future growth. Taking 2022 as the base year, the report covers historical market scenario from 2017-2022 and provides forecasts till 2028. This includes the study of value and volume trends and pricing history. Growth inducing factors, market restraints and recent developments have also been analysed in the report in order to provide a deeper knowledge about the industry. 

The report analyses the competitive structure of the UAE pet food market industry and provides the profiles of major players operating in the market. The price margins for the products along with the various success and risk factors for manufacturers have also been covered in the report. Moreover, in order to determine market attractiveness, the report analyses the UAE pet food market industry along the parameters of the Porter’s Five Forces model. This model examines the degree of competition in the UAE pet food market industry by analysing the threat posed by new entrants and substitutes, and the bargaining power of suppliers and buyers. SWOT analysis of the market has also been presented in the report which highlights the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats pertaining to the UAE pet food market industry. Furthermore, the value chain analysis of the UAE pet food market industry has also been covered in the report. This comprises of all the activities in the value chain, such as the procurement of various raw materials, manufacturing, sales and distribution. 

UAE Pet Food Market Segment Insights:

The UAE pet food market has been analysed as followed:

By Pet Food Type:

  • Dog Food
  • Cat Food
  • Others

By Product Type:

  • Dry Food
  • Wet and Canned Food
  • Snacks and Treats

By Ingredient Type:

  • Animal Derivatives
  • Plant Derivatives
  • Cereal Derivatives
  • Others

By  Distribution Channel:

  • Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
  • Convenience Stores
  • Online Stores
  • Others

Competative Landscape: 

The report has also analysed the competitive landscape of the UAE pet food market and provides the profiles of the key players.

Highlights of the UAE Pet Food Market Report:

  • Historical and current scenario
  • Trends and developments
  • Impact of COVID-19
  • Market forecast
  • Price analysis and forecast
  • Porter’s five forces analysis
  • SWOT analysis
  • Value chain analysis

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