Baby Nutrition Insights – Issue 27

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The organic baby/toddler food sector in the USA is growing by 10-12% per annum. As a result, many new products are being launched into this sector. Organic products now account for approaching 50% of the market.

 Exports of infant formula from South Korea to China rose by 20% in 2015. South Korean companies are now actively targeting the Chinese market: Namyang has recently launched the Starbabi brand there, while Maeil has begun distributing its Absolute Masterpiece infant formula.

 In the year to the end of September, average household expenditure on baby food in France rose by 0.6%. Household penetration of baby food decreased marginally, from 14.6% to 14.5% in 2015.

 In the first half of fiscal 2016 (six months to 31st December 2015), a2 Milk reported a huge surge in profit. Revenue increased by 86.3%. The growth was largely attributable to sales of a2 infant formula in Australia, New Zealand, China and other Asian countries.

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Biostime International Holdings Limited
Blackmores Limited
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Table of Contents

1 Market News



1.2.1 Argentina

1.2.2 Canada

1.2.3 Colombia

1.2.4 Mexico

1.2.5 United States of America

1.2.6 Venezuela

1.3 ASIA

1.3.1 Australia

1.3.2 China

1.3.3 Hong Kong

1.3.4 India

1.3.5 Japan

1.3.6 Malaysia

1.3.7 New Zealand

1.3.8 Philippines

1.3.9 South Korea

1.3.10 Singapore

1.3.11 Thailand

1.3.12 Vietnam


1.4.1 European Union

1.4.2 France

1.4.3 Germany

1.4.4 Ireland

1.4.5 Italy

1.4.6 Netherlands

1.4.7 Portugal

1.4.8 Russia

1.4.9 Spain

1.4.10 Switzerland

1.4.11 Ukraine

1.4.12 United Kingdom


1.5.1 Botswana

1.5.2 Iraq

1.5.3 Nigeria

1.5.4 South Africa

1.5.5 Syria

1.5.6 Turkey

1.5.7 United Arab Emirates

1.5.8 Yemen


2.1 The a2 Milk Company

2.2 Abbott Laboratories

2.3 Ausnutria Holding Co Ltd

2.4 BWK GmbH Unternehmungsbeteiligungsgesellschaft

2.5 Bega Cheese Limited

2.6 Beingmate Baby & Child Food Co

2.7 Bellamy's Organic

2.8 Biostime International Holdings Limited

2.9 Blackmores Limited

2.1 Blue Lake Dairy Company

2.11 Bright Food (Group) Co Limited

2.12 Camperdown Dairy International Pty Ltd

2.13 Campbell Soup Company

2.14 China Dairy Corporation Limited

2.15 DMK Deutsches Milchkontor GmbH

2.16 Koninklijke DSM NV

2.17 Danone

2.18 Enzymotec Ltd

2.19 Farmland Dairy Pte Ltd

2.2 Feihe International Inc

2.21 Fonterra Co-Operative Group Limited

2.22 Freedom Foods Group Limited

2.23 Royal FrieslandCampina NV

2.24 Geo-Poland

2.25 GlycoSyn

2.26 GreenSpace Brands Inc

2.27 Hain Celestial Group Inc

2.28 Hamé sro

2.29 Hochdorf Holding Limited

2.3 Hochwald Foods GmbH

2.31 China Huishan Dairy Holding Company Limited

2.32 Hunan Ava Dairy Company Ltd

2.33 Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Company Limited

2.34 Kalbe Farma Tbk PT

2.35 Kendal Nutricare

2.36 The Kraft Heinz Company

2.37 Les Maîtres Laitiers du Cotentin

2.38 Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

2.39 China Mengniu Dairy Company Limited

2.4 Moon Lake Investments

2.41 Morinaga Milk Industry Co Ltd

2.42 Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co Limited

2.43 Nestlé SA

2.44 Orkla ASA

2.45 Orient International Shanghai Foreign Trade Company Ltd

2.46 Osem Group

2.47 Perrigo Company plc

2.48 Pigeon Corporation

2.49 Ryoden Development Limited

2.5 Smileat SL

2.51 Sodiaal Group

2.52 Synutra International Inc

2.53 Tibet Treasure of Plateau Yak Milk Co Ltd

2.54 Triscom VEF

2.55 Unión de Productores de Caprino

2.56 Van Diemen's Land Company

2.57 Vinamilk (Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company)

2.58 Want Want Holdings Limited

2.59 Waratah Corporation

2.6 Yubao Goat Dairy Group

3 Appendix

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3.2 Disclaimer

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