The global organic and natural pet food market reached a value of US$ 22.8 Billion in 2020. Natural pet food consists of organic ingredients that are free from synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, antibiotics, artificial coloring, and chemical by-products. Organic pet food offers several health benefits for pets, including boosting immunity, reducing skin ailments and allergies, minimizing digestive disorders, improving life expectancy, and maintaining a healthy weight. Based on the texture, the food mostly comes in the form of snacks, treats, kibble, liquid supplements, pellets, etc., available in bags, pouches, cans, and trays of varying sizes and shapes.
The increasing demand for organic and natural pet food can be attributed to the growing number of pet ownerships coupled with rising consumer awareness towards pet health. Additionally, rapid urbanization coupled with the high prevalence of family nuclearization has led to the rising adoption of pets, across both developed and emerging regions. In line with this, the elevating consumer living standards supported by their increasing disposable income levels have propelled the per capita expenditures on premium pet care products. The prevalent trend of pet humanization where the pet owners treat their pets as a family member, is also driving the demand for high-quality and organic pet food. Apart from this, the wide availability of natural pet food across several distribution channels coupled with the emergence of e-commerce platforms has also augmented the market growth. Moreover, the rising demand for pet food with customized diets and pet meal plans accompanied by door-step delivery is driving the online sales of pet food. In addition to this, numerous celebrity endorsements along with various awareness programs are promoting the demand for nutrient rich pet food that is healthy and safe for consumption. Furthermore, the rapid establishment of several animal health clinics, shelters, and pet care service centers have also bolstered the demand for organic pet food. Additionally, various pet food manufacturers are acquiring organic pet food companies for expanding their product portfolios. furthermore, several key players are launching innovative product variants with flavor enhancers, prolonged shelf life, and high nutritional content. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the global organic and natural pet food market to exhibit strong growth during the next five years.
Key Market Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global organic and natural pet food market report, along with forecasts for growth at the global, regional and country level from 2021-2026. Our report has categorized the market based on region, ingredient, pet type, product type, distribution channel and packaging type.
Breakup by Ingredient:
Breakup by Pet Type:
Breakup by Product Type:
Dry Pet Food
Wet and Canned Pet Food
Snacks and Treats
Breakup by Packaging Type:
Breakup by Distribution Channel:
Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
Breakup by Region:
Middle East and Africa
United Arab Emirates
The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined with some of the key players being PetGuard Holdings LLC, Newman’s Own LLC, Nestle, Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food Company, Inc., Lily’s Kitchen, Avian Organics, Castor & Pollux Natural Petworks, Yarrah etc.
Key questions answered in this report:
How has the global organic and natural pet food market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regional markets?
What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global organic and natural pet food market?
What is the breakup of the market based on the ingredient?
What is the breakup of the market based on the pet type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the product type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the packaging type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the distribution channel?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the market?
What is the structure of the global organic and natural pet food market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the market?