Herring Market Size
|2019 - 2029
|Base Year For Estimation
|Forecast Data Period
|2024 - 2029
|Fastest Growing Market
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Herring Market Analysis
The global herring market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 1.8% during the forecast period.
- The increasing popularity of fish consumption for its health benefits, protein, and minerals supply is rapidly driving the market. Europe is the leading consumer of herring fish in the world due to its occurrence in abundance in the North Atlantic, Baltic, and North Sea. Herring fish is increasingly caught and consumed in Europe, where it is considered a staple fish for over 2000 years.
- Herring is a traditional delicacy served at important western occasions in many countries worldwide, including Poland, Russia, Lithuania, etc. Even while global market expansion remained sluggish, rising urbanization has boosted herring's commercial demand. The herring market is dominated by several key players, including Norway, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Iceland. These countries have large fishing industries that are able to provide large quantities of herring for export. Other countries, such as Russia, Japan, and Canada, also have significant herring fishing industries.
- Herring is an excellent source of lean protein. Herring has a high protein level and is also rich in many other essential elements, like Omega-3 fatty acids. Overall, the herring market can be influenced by a variety of factors, including supply and demand, environmental concerns, and consumer preferences. However, it is a popular and versatile fish that is likely to remain an important part of the global seafood market.These factors boost the market over the years.
Herring Market Trends
The Emergence of Online Fish Markets and Health Benefis
There is a steady rise in the e-commerce fish marketplace that has gained momentum with the rise of e-grocery and the advent of new cost-effective freezing technology. A rising number of consumers worldwide do not prefer to visit the traditional messy fish markets to buy fish and buy fish at their own convenience while sitting at home.
Online fish markets can provide consumers with greater access to sustainably sourced seafood. Many of these platforms partner with small-scale fishermen and aquaculture producers who use responsible fishing practices to minimize their impact on the environment. This set of customers is a lucrative market that is increasingly being targeted by online fish retailers. Herring fish manufacturers across the world can increasingly benefit from the online market and reach a broader circle of consumers, which will further boost the market in the forecast period.
Lean protein is very well-provided by herring. Herring has a high protein level and is also rich in many other essential elements, like Omega-3 fatty acids. It is known to improve heart health by decreasing triglyceride and VLDL levels and increasing HDL levels. It is also a good source of selenium, vitamin D, and E, which function as antioxidants and boost bone health. These factors drive the consumption of herring fish due to increasing health concerns among consumers across the globe.
Europe Dominates the Global Market
Europe is the leading consumer of herring fish in the world. Due to its occurrence in abundance in the North Atlantic, Baltic, and the North Sea, herring fish is increasingly caught and consumed in Europe, where it is considered a staple fish for over 2000 years. Besides being inexpensive, herring is also a rich source of omega 3 fatty acids, and owing to its relative ease of production and longer shelf life achieved through pickling and marination, it has become a popular fish in both the rich and poor households of Europe. Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany are major herring fish markets in Europe. In Sweden, the Baltic herring is fermented to create Surstomming, which is a delicacy in northern Swedish cuisine.
Europe's dominance in the herring fish market can be attributed to several factors, including a long history of herring fishing, well-developed infrastructure for processing and distribution, and a strong culinary tradition that values herring as a nutritious and versatile food source.
Herring is considered a traditional staple fish in the European region. The desire to conserve this tradition but limited time availability due to increasing urbanization has driven commercial adoption of herring in Norway and Poland Especially. Overall, the market is pretty much established in this region and will grow at a steady pace in the forecast period.
Herring Market News
- February 2023: In Norway, exports of whole herring fish have jumped high with the export prices reaching four months high and prices at the lowest in the domestic market since the start of the year.
- December 2022: The European Union, Norway, Greenland, Faroe Iceland, United Kingdom and Iceland signed an agreement on 2023 quotas with a total quota of 511,171 metric ton of herring. This agreement was based on the advice of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES).
Herring Market Report - Table of Contents
1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition
1.2 Scope of the Study
2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
3. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
4. MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Market Drivers
4.3 Market Restraints
4.4 Value chain Analysis
5. MARKET SEGMENTATION
5.1 Geography (Production Analysis, Consumption Analysis by Value & Volume, Import Analysis by Value & Volume, Export Analysis by Value & Volume and Price Trend Analysis)
5.1.1 North America
184.108.40.206 United States
220.127.116.11 United Kingdom
5.1.4 South America
6. MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS
Herring Market Research FAQs
What is the current Herring Market size?
The Herring Market is projected to register a CAGR of 1.8% during the forecast period (2024-2029)
Which is the fastest growing region in Herring Market?
Europe is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR over the forecast period (2024-2029).
Which region has the biggest share in Herring Market?
In 2024, the Europe accounts for the largest market share in Herring Market.
What years does this Herring Market cover?
The report covers the Herring Market historical market size for years: 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023. The report also forecasts the Herring Market size for years: 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028 and 2029.
Herring Industry Report
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