Indian Dairy Industry



With an annual output of 130 MT, India is the largest producer of the milk in the world. It also has the largest milk-producing animal population of over 118 million. According to the National Dairy Development Board, demand for milk is expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate or CAGR of 5% from 138 million tonnes in 2014 to 200 million tonnes in 2022.

Indian Dairy Industry in 2014-2015
The move towards value added dairy products, offer higher margins than liquid milk for the Indian Milk Industry. According to a report by CARE Ratings, the share of value added products in the milk and milk derivatives segment in India is growing at around 25% every year and is expected to grow at the same rate until 2019-20.

Almost 75-80% of the Indian dairy market is still unorganized and even in the organized sector, large part of the market is occupied by liquid milk. However, there is a clear shift from unorganized to organized industry and also a shift from liquid milk to products.

Diary-Cow  INDIAN Dairy INDUSTRY AT A Glance IN 2013 - 2014

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