Global Cat Food Market Growth, Share, Size, Trends and Forecast (2024 - 2030)

By Product Type;

Dry Cat Food, Wet Cat Food, Veterinary Diets, Treats/Snacks and Organic Products.

By Ingredient Type;

Animal-derived, Plant-derived, Cereals and Cereal By-products and Others.

By Sales Channel;

Sales Channel, Internet Sales, Hypermarkets/Supermarkets and Others.

By Pricing Type;

Economy Segment, Premium Segment and Super-premium Segment.

By Geography;

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and Latin America - Report Timeline (2020 - 2030).
Report ID: Rn156345106 Published Date: June, 2024 Updated Date: July, 2024


Global Cat Food Market (USD Million), 2020 - 2030

In the year 2023, the Global Cat Food Market was valued at USD 33,622.94 million. The size of this market is expected to increase to USD 44,245.49 million by the year 2030, while growing at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 4.0%.

The global cat food market stands as a vibrant and evolving sector within the broader pet care industry, catering to the nutritional needs and preferences of millions of feline companions worldwide. With cats being one of the most popular pets globally, the demand for specialized and high-quality cat food has experienced steady growth in recent years. This market is characterized by a diverse range of products, including dry food, wet food, treats, and supplements, each tailored to meet the dietary requirements and taste preferences of different breeds and life stages of cats.

As pet owners increasingly prioritize the health and well-being of their furry companions, the cat food market has witnessed a surge in demand for natural, organic, and premium-quality products. This shift in consumer preferences has propelled manufacturers to innovate and introduce products that emphasize wholesome ingredients, balanced nutrition, and functional benefits such as improved digestion, joint health, and weight management. Additionally, the rise of pet humanization trends has led to a greater emphasis on product transparency, sustainability, and ethical sourcing practices, influencing purchasing decisions across the cat food market.

The global cat food market is shaped by a multitude of factors, including changing demographics, urbanization, pet ownership trends, and evolving dietary preferences. As urbanization accelerates and household structures evolve, more individuals are opting for smaller living spaces, leading to a rise in cat ownership in urban areas. Furthermore, the growing awareness of the link between diet and pet health, coupled with the increasing prevalence of health conditions such as obesity and allergies in cats, underscores the importance of nutritional excellence in cat food formulations. In this dynamic landscape, manufacturers, retailers, and stakeholders in the cat food industry continue to adapt and innovate, aiming to meet the evolving needs and preferences of modern cat owners while ensuring the health, happiness, and longevity of their beloved feline companions.

  1. Introduction
    1. Research Objectives and Assumptions
    2. Research Methodology
    3. Abbreviations
  2. Market Definition & Study Scope
  3. Executive Summary
    1. Market Snapshot, By Product Type
    2. Market Snapshot, By Ingredient Type
    3. Market Snapshot, By Sales Channel
    4. Market Snapshot, By Pricing Type
    5. Market Snapshot, By Region
  4. Global Cat Food Market Dynamics
    1. Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities
      1. Drivers
        1. Rising Pet Ownership
        2. Humanization of Pets
        3. Focus on Health and Wellness
        4. Product Innovation and Diversity
      2. Restraints
        1. Price Sensitivity
        2. Supply Chain Disruptions
        3. Competition from Alternative Pet Food Options
        4. Changing Consumer Preferences and Trends
      3. Opportunities
        1. Online Retail Expansion
        2. Sustainable Packaging Initiative
        3. Customization and Personalization
        4. Functional Ingredients and Nutraceuticals
      4. PEST Analysis
        1. Political Analysis
        2. Economic Analysis
        3. Social Analysis
        4. Technological Analysis
      5. Porter's Analysis
        1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
        2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
        3. Threat of Substitutes
        4. Threat of New Entrants
        5. Competitive Rivalry
  5. Market Segmentation
    1. Global Cat Food Market, By Product Type, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Dry Cat Food
      2. Wet Cat Food
      3. Veterinary Diets
      4. Treats/Snacks
      5. Organic Products
    2. Global Cat Food Market, By Ingredient Type, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Animal-derived
      2. Plant-derived
      3. Cereals and Cereal By-products
      4. Others
    3. Global Cat Food Market, By Sales Channel, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Sales Channel
      2. Internet Sales
      3. Hypermarkets/Supermarkets
      4. Others
    4. Global Cat Food Market, By Pricing Type, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. Economy Segment
      2. Premium Segment
      3. Super-premium Segment
    5. Global Cat Food Market, By Geography, 2020 - 2030 (USD Million)
      1. North America
        1. United States
        2. Canada
      2. Europe
        1. Germany
        2. United Kingdom
        3. France
        4. Italy
        5. Spain
        6. Nordic
        7. Benelux
        8. Rest of Europe
      3. Asia Pacific
        1. Japan
        2. China
        3. India
        4. Australia & New Zealand
        5. South Korea
        6. ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Countries)
        7. Rest of Asia Pacific
      4. Middle East & Africa
        1. GCC
        2. Israel
        3. South Africa
        4. Rest of Middle East & Africa
      5. Latin America
        1. Brazil
        2. Mexico
        3. Argentina
        4. Rest of Latin America
  6. Competitive Landscape
    1. Company Profiles
      1. ADM
      2. Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (Wellness Pet Company Inc.)
      3. Colgate-Palmolive Company (Hill's Pet Nutrition Inc.)
      4. General Mills Inc
      5. Heristo aktiengesellschaft
      6. Mars Incorporated
      7. Nestle (Purina)
      8. PLB International
      9. Schell & Kampeter Inc. (Diamond Pet Foods)
      10. The J. M. Smucker Company
  7. Analyst Views
  8. Future Outlook of the Market