Global Infant Formula Market Report: 2016 Edition – Major Players are Nestlé SA, Danone S.A., Mead Johnson Nutrition and Abbott Laboratories – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global
Infant Formula Market Report: 2016 Edition”
report to their

The global infant milk formula (IMF) market is the fastest growing
category within the larger baby food market. Milk formulas can be
divided into four distinct types: toddler formula, stand formula,
follow-on formula and special formula.

The report “Global Infant Milk Formula Market” provides a comprehensive
study of the infant formula market along with a detailed study of its
various segments. The major trends, growth drivers as well as issues
being faced by the industry are being presented in this report. The four
major players in the industry, Nestlé SA, Danone S.A., Mead Johnson
Nutrition and Abbott Laboratories are being profiled.

The key factors driving the growth of the infant milk formula market are
rising population of working women, increasing disposable income in
China, rapid growth of e-commerce in the Chinese market, growth in
urbanization, increasing globalization and growing global GDP.

Some of the noteworthy trend and developments of this industry are
importance of lipid levels in brain and vision development in infants,
growing demand of organic baby food and adoption of western baby food.
However, the expansion of global infant milk formula market is being
hindered by restriction in China on infant’s milk powder brands,
regulatory changes, increasing competition, ecological argument and
contaminated milk powder issues.

The developing world, especially the Asia and Pacific region has
provided the headroom for the global market expansion. Among various
regions, China is one of the prominent markets for infant milk formula.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Infant Formula Market – An Introduction

2. Global Baby Food Market Analysis

3. Global Infant Milk Formula Market Analysis

4. China Infant Milk Formula Market

5. South Korea

6. Market Dynamics

6.1 Growth Drivers

6.1.1 Increased Popularity of Internet Retailing in Chinese Infant
Formula Market

6.1.2 Rapid Growth of Urbanization in China

6.1.3 Rising Population of Working Women

6.1.4 Globalization of Infant Formula Market

6.1.5 Accelerating Economic Growth

6.1.6 Abandonment of One Child Policy

6.1.7 Increasing Disposable Income in China

6.2 Key Trends

6.2.1 Lipid Levels in Brain & Vision Development in Infants

6.2.2 Growing Demand for Organic Baby Food

6.2.3 Demand for Eco-friendly Packaging

6.2.4 Adoption of Western Baby Food

6.3 Challenges

6.3.1 Restrictions in China on Infant Milk Powder Brands

6.3.2 Increasing Competition

6.3.3 Ecological Argument

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Company Profiles

9. Market Outlook

Companies Mentioned

– Abbot Laboratories

– Danone S.A.

– Mead Johnson Nutrition Co.

– Nestlé S.A.

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