Germany Chocolate Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027)

Germany Chocolate Market is segmented by product type (Alfajores, Softlines/Selflines, Boxed Assortments, Countlines, Seasonal Chocolates, Moulded Chocolates, Chocolates with Toys and Other product types), Distribution Channels (Supermarkets and Hypermarkets, Specialist Retailers, Convenience stores, Vending Machines, Online Channels, Variety Stores and Other Distribution Channels).

Market Snapshot

germany-chocolate-market---growth_Market Summary
Study Period: 2016 - 2026
Base Year: 2021
CAGR: 3.09 %
Largest Segment: Boxed Assortments

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Market Overview

Germany Chocolate market is forecasted to reach USD 9552.02 million by 2025, witnessing a CAGR of 3.09% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025).

  • Germany is one of the leading chocolate markets in Europe. The rising demand and growing popularity of dark and organic chocolate is fuelling the chocolate industry in Germany. Molded chocolate segment dominated the market and is the most consumed roduct in Germany.

Scope of the Report

The scope of the Germany Chocolate Market is segmented by product type (Alfajores, Softlines/Selflines, Boxed Assortments, Countlines, Seasonal Chocolates, Moulded Chocolates, Chocolates with Toys and Other product types), Distribution Channels (Supermarkets and Hypermarkets, Specialist Retailers, Convenience stores, Vending Machines, Online Channels, Variety Stores and Other Distribution Channels).

By Product Type
White Chocolate
Dark Chocolate
By Distribution Channel
Supermarkets/Hypermarkets
Convenience stores
Specialist Retailers
Online Channels
Other Distribution Channels

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Key Market Trends

Boxed assortments dominating the market

Their is a rise in demand for Box assortments in Germany and is expected to dominate during the forecast period. Sale of box assortment is growing at a fast speed, owing to rising trend in gifting chocolates on festivities. Boxed assortments include assorted selflines where chocolates contain within are identical. They can also be a box with  different types of chocolate varities. The varieties can be dark, milk or white chocolate, with or without fillings. In the past few years, online purchasing by consumers have increased. Thus, key players are strengthening their online presence to offer this type of chocolate.

box assortments - driver 1

Impulse buying behaviour of consumers

The impulse buying behaviour of consumers is boosting the chocolates market in Germany. The rising levels of the consumers and changing life styles are the key factors increasing the impulse purchase of the consumers. Children and grown ups keeps buying chocolates irrespective of their economic condition beacuse chocolates are related to impulse purchase and is still related to rewards and moment of happiness. The color and packaging of the chocolates play an important role in the purchase of these items. The attractive packaging and the color of these help the manufacturer in gaining prompt spontaneous response from the customers.

driver 2

Competitive Landscape

Apr 2018 - To expand and modernize its confectionery production Nestle invested USD 49 million in Germany. The investment comes as the company rolls out for new ruby chocolate Kit Kat in Europe, with the Hamburg site set to handle manufacture of the new product to supply European markets.

 The Germany Chocolate market includes the company profiles of Mondelēz International., Mars Incorporated, Ferrero, The Hershey Company, Nestle, Chocoladenfabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG, August Storck Kg and Yildiz Holding AS.

Table of Contents

  1. 1. INTRODUCTION

    1. 1.1 Study Deliverables

    2. 1.2 Study Assumptions

    3. 1.3 Scope of the Study

  2. 2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

  3. 3. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

    1. 3.1 Market Overview

  4. 4. MARKET DYNAMICS

    1. 4.1 Market Drivers

    2. 4.2 Market Restraints

    3. 4.3 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

      1. 4.3.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

  5. 5. MARKET SEGMENTATION

    1. 5.1 By Product Type

      1. 5.1.1 White Chocolate

      2. 5.1.2 Dark Chocolate

    2. 5.2 By Distribution Channel

      1. 5.2.1 Supermarkets/Hypermarkets

      2. 5.2.2 Convenience stores

      3. 5.2.3 Specialist Retailers

      4. 5.2.4 Online Channels

      5. 5.2.5 Other Distribution Channels

  6. 6. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

    1. 6.1 Most Active Companies

    2. 6.2 Most Adopted Strategies

    3. 6.3 Market Share Analysis

    4. 6.4 Company Profiles

      1. 6.4.1 Mondelez International.

      2. 6.4.2 Mars, Incorporated.

      3. 6.4.3 Ferrero

      4. 6.4.4 The Hershey Company

      5. 6.4.5 Nestle

      6. 6.4.6 Chocoladenfabriken Lindt & Sprungli AG

      7. 6.4.7 Yildiz Holding AS

      8. 6.4.8 August Storck Kg

    5. *List Not Exhaustive
  7. 7. MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Germany Chocolate Market market is studied from 2016 - 2026.

The Germany Chocolate Market is growing at a CAGR of 3.09% over the next 5 years.

The Germany Chocolate Market is valued at Boxed Assortments in 2026.

Chocoladenfabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG, Mars, Incorporated, Nestle, Ferrero, August Storck Kg are the major companies operating in Germany Chocolate Market.

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