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Coffee Processing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Coffee Processing Market Research Report | SIC C10.832 | Jun 2016

A shot of energy: Strong demand for premium coffee has supported industry growth

IBISWorld’s Coffee Processing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Jacobs Douwe Egberts GB Ltd Jacobs Douwe Egberts GB Ltd market share
Nestle UK Ltd Nestle UK Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world. It is also one of the world's most traded commodities, providing employment for about 100 million people globally. According to Whitbread, which owns the fastest growing operator in the industry, Costa, Britons consume approximately 2.8 kilograms of coffee per capita every year, the equivalent of 70 million cups a day. This is significantly less than other European countries, such as Finland, where per capita consumption averages 12.2 kilograms of coffee per year. This is an indication that there is plenty of room for growth in the British market. Britain is the largest instant coffee market in Europe but the industry has recorded buoyant growth in the coffee capsules and ground coffee segments in recent years... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

As little coffee is cultivated in the United Kingdom, large, multinational companies like Nestle and Jacobs Douwe Egberts dominate the processing, blending, packaging and distribution of coffee. However, the geographical spread of smaller coffee processors tends to follow trends in population growth and per capita disposable income. These operators sell coffee either directly to customers or supply artisan cafes.


A large number of small, independent roasters are based in London due to the high disposable income associated with the area. Costa's coffee roasting facilities are based in London but the company has plans to build another factory in Basildon, Essex by 2017. Caffe Nero's roaster is also based in London. Bas.. purchase to read more


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What is the Coffee Processing Industry?

Firms in this industry roast and process coffee into ground coffee, instant coffee, coffee pods and coffee extracts and concentrates.

Industry Products
Instant coffeeGround coffeeDecaffeinated coffeeCoffee pods and capsulesCoffee extracts, syrups and concentrates
Industry Activities
Ground coffeeInstant coffeeCoffee extract and concentrateDecaffeinated coffeeCoffee substituteCoffee pod

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