The Economic Research Department strengthens, develops and disseminates Unigrains’ expertise on the evolution of the different agri-food and agro-industry markets, the strategies of of the players and their positioning in France and abroad. It provides economic intelligence by analyzing the underlying trends that will guide future developments in the agri-food industry and guidance to partner companies in understanding the opportunities and challenges of tomorrow.
Presentation of the Economic Research Department
Sponsored by Unigrains, the Fund accompanies the development of Italian agri-food SMEs. Six principal investments and several build-up acquisitions have already been completed.
The IAA 80 keeps on overperforming the market in Q3 2019 with +5.4% growth against +1.3% for the MSCI Europe. It is mainly driven by the Sweet & savoury groceries, the Chocolate & confectionery, and the Brewing sub-sectors.
Unigrains’ point of view on the quarter’s key events. Headline news – plant-based meat substitutes in effervescence.
Unigrains, a historic partner of Axéréal and its subsidiary Boortmalt, accompagnied the group in its acquisition of Cargill’s malt business.