Colombia Frozen Food Market Overview, 2027

Colombia Frozen Food Market Overview, 2027

Bonafide Research 27-07-2022 63 Pages Figures : 13 Tables : 18
Region : South America Country : Czech Republic Category : Food & Beverages Food

"The frozen food market in Colombia has evolved from selling raw foods, such as frozen meat, fish, vegetables, and fruits, to prepared foods and frozen vegetable mixes (with meat, rice, and pasta), frozen desserts, and bakery products. Ice creams and cakes emerged as the leading product category in the frozen food market. There is a cultural misperception that frozen products are unhealthy and lack quality. The growing lower- and middle-income population, specifically the youth and working women of Colombia, are stimulating new food consumer trends and growth in processed foods. Colombian consumers are increasingly seeking convenience, quality, and variety in their food choices. Frozen foods provide a convenient solution for busy individuals and families, allowing for quick and easy meal preparation. Additionally, the demand for healthier frozen food options, such as organic or low-calorie products, is also on the rise. The frozen food market in Colombia includes both domestic and international companies. Local frozen food manufacturers and distributors have a significant presence, alongside multinational companies that import and distribute their products in the country. the frozen food market in Colombia presents opportunities for companies to meet the evolving needs and preferences of consumers seeking convenient, high-quality, and diverse food options. It is a dynamic market that is expected to continue growing in the coming years. According to the research report ""Columbia Frozen Food Market Overview, 2027,"" published by Bonafide Research, The Columbia Frozen Food Market was valued at above Billion in 2021. Advanced freezing technologies, such as blast freezing and individually quick freezing (IQF), help preserve the quality, taste, and nutritional value of frozen food products. These technologies allow for rapid freezing, minimizing ice crystal formation and maintaining the texture and freshness of the food. Technological advancements have facilitated the growth of online retail and e-commerce platforms in Colombia. Consumers can conveniently purchase frozen food products online, and companies can efficiently manage inventory, order fulfilment, and delivery logistics, expanding the reach of frozen food offerings. The government of Columbia encourages local agricultural production by providing incentives and subsidies to farmers and promoting sustainable farming practices. This support helps ensure a steady supply of fresh produce for freezing and supports the development of frozen food products made from locally sourced ingredients. In the frozen food market of Colombia, various freezing techniques are adopted to preserve the quality of frozen food products. Some commonly used freezing techniques include blast freezing, individual quick freezing (IQF), and cryogenic freezing. Blast freezing involves rapidly freezing food products using cold air or refrigerants. IQF involves individually freezing small-sized food items, ensuring quick freezing and preventing them from sticking together. Cryogenic freezing uses extremely low temperatures, typically utilizing liquid nitrogen or carbon dioxide, to rapidly freeze food items. These freezing techniques minimize ice crystal formation, maintain the texture and taste of the products, and help preserve their nutritional value. Colombina is a well-known Colombian food company that produces a variety of food products, including frozen foods. Alimentos Congelados Alania is a Colombian company specializing in the production and distribution of frozen foods. Nutresa is one of the largest food conglomerates in Colombia and has a presence in the frozen food market. Delima Foods is a Colombian company specializing in the production and distribution of frozen fruits and vegetables. FríoFrutas is a Colombian company dedicated to the production and export of frozen fruits. They offer a wide range of frozen fruits, including berries, tropical fruits, and fruit blends, targeting both the retail and food service sectors. Colombian consumers are often price-sensitive, and frozen foods may be perceived as more expensive compared to fresh alternatives. Convincing consumers of the value and benefits of frozen food products can be a hurdle, especially in price-conscious segments. Some consumers in Colombia still perceive fresh food as superior to frozen food due to cultural preferences and beliefs. Overcoming these perceptions and educating consumers about the benefits and quality of frozen foods can be a challenge for companies in the market. The frozen food market in Colombia may have limited product variety compared to more mature markets. This can limit consumer choices and impact market growth, particularly for niche or specialized frozen food products. Certain types of frozen foods, such as seasonal fruits or vegetables, may face supply constraints during specific times of the year. This can impact product availability and consumer demand for those specific items. The frozen food market in Colombia is expected to witness an expansion in product variety, catering to diverse consumer preferences. This includes a wider range of frozen fruits, vegetables, meats, seafood, ready-to-eat meals, and healthier options such as organic or low-calorie products. The growing popularity of online retail and e-commerce platforms provides an opportunity for the frozen food market to expand its reach and accessibility to consumers. Online platforms offer convenience and doorstep delivery, attracting a wider customer base. Continued advancements in freezing techniques, packaging innovations, and cold chain management are likely to enhance the quality, taste, and nutritional value of frozen food products. These technological advancements will contribute to the growth and competitiveness of the market. Considered in this report • Geography: Columbia • Historic year: 2017 • Base year: 2021 • Estimated year: 2022 • Forecast year: 2027 Aspects covered in this report • Columbia’s Frozen Food market with its value and forecast along with its segments • Country-wise Frozen Food market analysis • Various drivers and challenges • On-going trends and developments • Top profiled companies • Strategic recommendation By Product Type • Fruits & Vegetables • Potatoes • Ready meals • Meat and Poultry • Fish and Seafood By End Users • Commercial • Residential BY Sales Channel • Supermarket / Morden Retailer • Independent Retailer • Online shop The approach of the report: This report consists of a combined approach of primary as well as secondary research. Initially, secondary research was used to get an understanding of the market and list out the companies that are present in the market. The secondary research consists of third-party sources such as press releases, annual reports of companies, and analyzing government-generated reports and databases. After gathering the data from secondary sources primary research was conducted by making telephonic interviews with the leading players about how the market is functioning and then conducting trade calls with dealers and distributors of the market. Post this we have started doing primary calls to consumers by equally segmenting consumers into regional aspects, tier aspects, age groups, and gender. Once we have primary data with us. we have started verifying the details obtained from secondary sources. Intended audience This report can be useful to industry consultants, manufacturers, suppliers, associations & organizations related to Frozen Food Market, government bodies, and other stakeholders to align their market-centric strategies. In addition to marketing & presentations, it will also increase competitive knowledge about the industry. "

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