1. Home
  2. > Food
  3. > Processed Food Market Trends
North America Bacon Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Nature, Source, Type, and Distribution Channel, and Country

North America Bacon Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Nature, Source, Type, and Distribution Channel, and Country

  • October 2020
  • 122 pages
  • ID: 5989568
  • Format: PDF
  • The Insight Partners


Table of Contents

Search Inside

The North America bacon market was valued at US$ 9,501.35 million in 2018 and is projected to reach US$ 14,041.62 million by 2027; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.4% from 2019 to 2027.

Bacon is a versatile ingredient in cooking and its use enhances the flavors of dishes.Owing to the continuous developments in meat processing technologies and increasing demand for meat protein, the bacon market in North America experiences tremendous growth.

The upsurge in demand for pizza, sandwiches, and hamburgers also bolsters the bacon market growth.However, bacon contains some amount of fats and sodium that increases the risk of heart diseases and blood pressure, in turn, restricting the demand for bacon.

The increasing number of developments in new products, such as turkey bacon, is expected to provide lucrative opportunities for the bacon market in the coming years.

Based on source, the bacon market is further segmented into pork, beef, turkey, and chicken.In 2018, the pork segment accounted for the largest share of the North America bacon market; however, the turkey segment is expected to register the fastest CAGR during the forecast period.

Pork bacon is one of the major contributing sources for the expansion of the bacon market.North America experiences increasing demand for a variety of flavored bacon products.

The pork bacon carries a higher fat content and intense smoky flavor; for instance, apple-smoked or peppered flavored pork bacon products are available in the market. Therefore, the increasing demand for flavored pork meat products drives the growth of the pork bacon market in North America.

The North America bacon market is segmented into the US, Canada, and Mexico.In 2018, the US held the largest share of the market, followed by Canada.

The growth of the bacon market in this country attributes to the increasing demand for meat protein coupled with the rapid developments in meat processing technology. Additionally, the surging demand for convenience food products—such as breakfast sandwiches, pizza, hamburgers, and appetizers, where bacon is used as a key ingredient—bolsters the growth of the bacon market in the US.

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on North America Bacon Market
The COVID-19 outbreak began in Wuhan (China) in December 2019 and since then, it spread across the world at a rapid pace, affecting the economies and industries in many countries due to lockdowns, travel bans, and business shutdowns.In North America, food & beverages is one of the major industries suffering serious consequences of this pandemic owing to the factors such as disruptions in the supply chain, cancellations of technology events, and office shutdowns.

The overall market breakdown due to the COVID-19 crisis is also affecting the growth of the bacon market in North America.

Applegate Farms, LLC; Farmland Industries, Inc.; Foster Farms, Inc.; Hormel Foods Corporation; JBS S.A.; Organic Prairie; OSI Group; Smithfield Foods, Inc.; and True Story Foods are among the major players operating in the North America bacon market.

The North America bacon market size has been derived in accordance with both primary and secondary sources.To begin the research process, exhaustive secondary research has been conducted using internal and external sources to obtain qualitative and quantitative information related to the market.

Also, multiple primary interviews have been conducted with industry participants and commentators to validate the data as well as to gain more analytical insights into the topic. The participants who typically take part in such a process include industry experts such as VPs, business development managers, market intelligence managers, and national sales managers along with external consultants such as valuation experts, research analysts, and key opinion leaders specializing in the bacon market.

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 150+ Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

ReportLinker may already be registered as a supplier with your company. If you want to Order by PO, check with us first and we'll let you know if we are a registered supplier and what the vendor number is. Otherwise, we'll provide you with the necessary information to register ReportLinker as a vendor.

Grace helps you find the right report:

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

  • How we can help
    • I am not sure if the report I am interested in will fulfill my needs. Can you help me?
    • Yes, of course. You can call us at +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03 or drop us an email at [email protected] to let us know more about your requirements.
    • We buy reports often - can ReportLinker get me any benefits?
    • Yes. Set up a call with a Senior Research Advisor to learn more - [email protected] or +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03.
    • I have had negative experiences with market research reports before. How can you avoid this from happening again?
    • We advise all clients to read the TOC and Summary and list your questions so that we can get more insight for you before you make any purchase decision. A research advisor will accompany you so that you can compare samples and reports from different sources, and choose the study that is right for you.

  • Report Delivery
    • How and when I will receive my Report?
    • Most reports are delivered right away in a pdf format, while others are accessed via a secure link and access codes. Do note that sometimes reports are sent within a 12 hour period, depending on the time zones. However, you can contact us to escalate this. Should you need a hard copy, you can check if this option is offered for the particular report, and pay the related fees.
  • Payment conditions
    • What payment methods do you accept?
      1. Credit card : VISA, American Express, Mastercard, or
      2. You can download an invoice to pay by wire transfer, check, or via a Purchase Order from your company, or
      3. You can pay via a Check made out in US Dollars, Euros, or British Pounds for the full amount made payable to ReportLinker
    • What are ReportLinker’s Payment Terms?
    • All payments must normally be submitted within 30 days. However, you can let us know if you need extended time.
    • Are Taxes and duties included?
    • All companies based in France must pay a 20% tax per report. The same applies to all individuals based in the EU. All EU companies must supply their VAT number when purchasing to avoid this charge.
    • I’m not satisfied. Can I be refunded?
    • No. Once your order has been processed and the publisher has received a notification to send you the report, we cannot issue any refund or cancel any order. As these are not ‘traditional’ products that can be returned, reports that are dispatched are considered to be ‘consumed’.
  • User license
    • The license that you should acquire depends on the number of persons that need to access the report. This can range from Single User (only one person will have the right to read or access the report), or Department License (up to 5 persons), to Site License (a group of persons based in the same company location), or Corporate License (the entire company personnel based worldwide). However, as publishers have different terms and conditions, we can look into this for you.


Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2022. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.

Make sure you don’t miss any news and follow us on