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India Rice Industry Analysis: Market Trends, Size, Share, Scope, Demand, Growth Drivers, Challenges, Overview, & Forecast 2017-2025

Published On : 2018-06-01 Report Page : 190 Category: Food Beverages

India Rice Industry Outlook 2017-2025

Market Overview

Globally, 90% production of rice is in Asia, and India is second largest producer of rice. India has outperformed China in terms of exporting rice registering 22% growth in 2017. The exports were boosted on account of flood hit in neighboring country Bangladesh, and in 2018 Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are expected to remain the major rice export countries of India. Sella rice, an indigenous variety of rice, accounted for most exported rice. Rice is the staple food of people in eastern and southern India, and consumption of the total produced milled (white) rice grew by 0.79% in 2017 and 3.43% in 2016. There are 1000 of varieties of rice produced worldwide but in India white rice and brown rice are the major varieties of rice produced. Of the aromatic type of rice, India is also famous for basmati rice, but they don’t acquire major share in total rice exports as compared to non-basmati rice. As agriculture in India is monsoon based, the past 2 years experienced lower production of rice. But in 2017 the rice industry re-emerged and by 2018 it is expected to include African nations in the export countries, which have been importing from Thailand. The government of India heavily supports the rice producing farmers and the rice mills, by providing seeds, fuel, funds and advanced machineries.

Goldstein Research analyst forecast that the India rice industry is expected to grow at CAGR of 2.0% over the forecast period. India rice production was estimated at 110 million metric tons in 2017. The factors such as government support in rice production, favorable monsoons, rising number of rice processing companies, increasing exports are majorly impacting the growth of India rice industry.

By Target Audience

  • Government
  • Rice Processing Companies
  • Rice Exporters And Importers
  • Investors
  • Research Institutions

Covered in This India Rice Industry Report

The report covers the present ground scenario and the future growth prospects of the rice industry for 2017-2025 along with the India rice production and revenue of India rice industry. We calculated the market size and revenue share on the basis of revenue generated from major players involved in rice processing across India. We have forecast the market on the basis of producers, suppliers and distributors, exporters and importers.

India Rice Industry Segmentation

By Rice Variety

  • Japonica
  • Indica
  • Glutinous
  • Aromatic

By Rice Type

  • Milled Rice
  • Brown Rice
  • Rough Rice
  • Parboiled Rice
  • Others (Wild rice, etc.)

By Grain Size Type

  • Long Grain Rice
  • Medium Grain Rice
  • Short Grain Rice

By Application

  • Food Consumption
  • Beer Processing
  • Pet Food

By Distribution Channel

  • Online
  • Offline

On the basis of rice variety, milled rice accounted for largest market share in 2017 with 80.3% of total rice production. Over the forecast period milled rice is expected to continue their dominance in the rice production. Based on application, 58.1% rice is for food use and rest for other applications. 

Rice industry outlook 2017-2025, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis from industry experts. The report covers the competitive landscape and current position of major players in the rice industry. The report also includes porter’s five force model, SWOT analysis, company profiling, business strategies of market players and their business models. India rice industry report also recognizes value chain analysis to understand the cost differentiation to provide competitive advantage to the existing and new entry players.

Market Trends, Drivers and Challenges

In the era of technology advancement, there is trend of producing genetically modified (GM) rice to ascertain the quality of rice and food security. Though commercially there is no production of GM rice, but many varieties have been approved for commercial production which is expected to boost the India rice industry.

Rice is a staple crop for 70% of the world and thus the demand for rice is expected to continue to grow over the forecast period. The food security concerns all over the world is driving the growth of the India rice industry, which by exporting rice to various countries is contributing towards global food security.

With the climate change, continuous rising demand by consumers and the food security, rice industry is facing the challenge of producing rice without compromising on efficiency, equitability, environmentally-friendly, and more resilience to climate change. It has become imperative to produce rice at lesser land, with lesser water and labor. India is also facing lack of adequate agriculture infrastructure such as technologically advanced equipment, transportation network, and effective public private partnership. 

India Rice Industry Analysis

Based on geography, Punjab accounted for largest rice producing state in 2017, producing 10.06 million tons of rice. Punjab is followed by Haryana, producing 3.83 million tons of rice. Further, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Punjab, Bihar, and Chhattisgarh accounted for around 75% of total rice production and 70% of total land area under rice production.

Key Players

India Rice industry report comprises of the following companies as the key players in the Rice industry: KRBL Limited, D.D. International Inc., Kohinoor Foods Ltd., PJS Overseas Limited, Supple TEK Industries Private Limited, Amirchand Jagdish Kumar (Exports) Ltd., L.T. Foods Ltd,

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

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Key questions answered in this India Rice Industry Report

  • What is the total market size by 2025 and what would be the expected growth rate?
  • What is the revenue of Rice industry in 2016-17 and what would be the expected demand over the forecasted period?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What are the factors which are driving this market?
  • What are the major barriers to market growth?
  • Who all are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities for the existing and entry level players?
  • What are the recent developments and business strategy of the key players?

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