Global Bottled Water Market Overview
In value terms, bottled water production totaled $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production posted a prominent expansion. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the production volume increased by % year-to-year. Global production peaked in 2019 and is expected to retain growth in the immediate term.
China ( tonnes) constituted the country with the largest volume of bottled water production, comprising approx. % of total volume. It was followed by the U.S. ( tonnes), with a % share of total production.
In China, bottled water production expanded at an average annual rate of +% over the period from 2007-2019. The remaining producing countries recorded the following average annual rates of production growth: the U.S. (+% per year) and Turkey (+% per year).
The global bottled water market value was estimated at $ in 2019, stabilizing at the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). Over the period under review, consumption showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2014 when the market value increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the global market attained the maximum level at $ in 2017; however, from 2018 to 2019, consumption remained at a lower figure.
In China, bottled water consumption remained relatively stable over the period from 2007-2019. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of consumption growth: the U.S. (+% per year) and Turkey (+% per year).
In value terms, China ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was occupied by the U.S. ($). It was followed by Indonesia.
From 2007 to 2019, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value in China was relatively modest. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of market growth: the U.S. (+% per year) and Indonesia (+% per year).
The countries with the highest levels of bottled water per capita consumption in 2019 were Turkey ( kg per person), France ( kg per person) and Germany ( kg per person).
From 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in Turkey, while bottled water per capita consumption for the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.