Research and Markets now offers the 2013 Worldwide Pet & Pet Supplies Stores Industry-Industry & Market Report. This annual report provides timely pet industry statistics, forecasts and demographics, available for online purchase.
Included are current 2013 and 2014 forecast estimates on industry size (sales, establishments, employment), for the 47 largest countries in the world, including the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, China and Japan. Also provided are industry definitions, five-year historical trends and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries, including pets, petfood, pet toys, fish food, aquariums and tropical fish.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.