Cheese is the most valuable category in the dairy market accounting for more than 30% of total dairy spends.
Overall, 2014 was another good year for the packaged water industry in Saudi Arabia, as it witnessed a strong growth in consumption of both bottled and dispenser water.
It’s been an interesting start to 2014 in Libya and our time spent there earlier this year was most memorable for the upbeat mood that prevailed across the country. While Libya is still in a state of flux, political stability threatens to take hold and the nation is ready to make the most of it once that happens.
Well it’s certainly been an eventful start to 2014 and after the mayhem that is Gulfood we look forward to a few quiet weeks in the office as we complete our data for Jordan, Libya and other markets.
Those who traversed the Halls of Sheikh Saeed 1, 2, 3 will no doubt have come across the energy drinks stands of some of the biggest manufacturers in the region. As live DJ’s blasted out tunes, energy drinks were available for all those passing, to help lift the sometimes flagging spirits.
After an exciting 2013 we at ManSci are really looking forward to what 2014 will bring to the Dairy and Beverage Industries in our dynamic region. 2013 was indeed an interesting year. The UAE sawinnovative changes in packing with Al Ain Dairy moving to tetra tops for both 500ml and 1litre chilled milk at the end of 2013.