The Chinese syrups & spreads sector is led by the sweet spreads category in both value and volume terms in 2018.The category is also expected to register fastest value and volume growth during 2018-2023. Hypermarkets & supermarket is the leading channel for distribution of syrups & spreads in the country. Glass is the most commonly used pack material in the sector, followed by rigid plastics and flexible packaging. Guan Sheng Yuan Food Co., Ltd., Bee Maid Honey Limited and Kewpie Corporation are the leading market players in the Chinese syrups & spreads sector.

Our Country Profile report on the Syrups & Spreads sector in China provides insights on high growth categories to target, trends in the usage of package materials, category level distribution channel data and market share of brands.


  • The per capita consumption of syrups & spreads was higher in China compared to regional level in 2018
  • Per capita consumption of sweet spreads was higher compared to other syrups & spreads categories in China
  • Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the Chinese syrups & spreads sector
  • Guan Sheng Yuan Food Co., Ltd. is the leading company in the syrups & spreads sector
  • Private label penetration is the highest in the jams, jellies & preserves category
  • Glass is the most commonly used pack material in the Chinese syrups & spreads sector
  • Consumption of syrups & spreads is higher among men compared to women in China

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