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The French dairy & soy food sector is led by the cheese category in value terms in 2018, while the fromage frais & quark category is expected to register fastest value growth during 2018-2023. Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading channel for distribution of dairy & soy food products in the country. Rigid plastics is the most commonly used pack material in the sector, followed by flexible packaging and paper & board. Groupe Lactalis SA, Sodiaal International and Danone Group are the leading market players in the French dairy & soy food sector.

Our Country Profile report on the Dairy & soy food sector in France 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 dairy & soy food was higher in France compared to global level in 2018
  • The butter & spreadable fats category is expected to gain maximum market share in value terms during 2018-2023
  • Per capita consumption of milk was higher compared to other dairy & soy food categories in France
  • Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the French dairy & soy food sector
  • Groupe Lactalis SA is the leading company in value terms in the dairy & soy food sector
  • Rigid plastics is the most commonly used pack material in the French dairy & soy food sector

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