The Chile market accounts for nearly 4% of the Latin American rum market size. The market registered a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of -5.7% during 2017-22 and -1.27% decline over 2021. According to GlobalData’s deep-dive analysis report, Chile rum market databook, dark rum accounted for a notable share of 69% among various rum segments in the market in 2022, followed by light rum. The report also provides in-depth analysis and market forecast to 2027. Buy the report here.
According to GlobalData’s company and brand analysis, Pernod Ricard Group, Cía Licorera De Nicaragua and Varela Hermanos held significant shares in the Chile rum market in 2022. Concurrently, Havana Club, Flor De Caña and Maddero led in terms of brand market share. Pernod Ricard Group had the leading market share by volume in 2022. Companies operating in the Chile rum market continue to use innovation to target gaps in product offering. Continuous tracking of market size and company performance is important to help competitors capture and maximize profits.
GlobalData’s channel analysis reveals that food & drinks specialists were the key channel of purchase for rum, along with on trade. Also, hypermarkets & supermarkets recorded a notable growth during the COVID-19 pandemic, as consumers were forced to stay at home due to restricted movement opportunities.
Food & drinks specialists constituted the highest market share by volume in 2022. Consumers preferred this channel for its product assortment and competitive pricing. On trade was the next preferred channel in the Chile market.
Among the top Latin American markets, Colombia accounted for the highest volume share in 2022, followed by Peru, Mexico, Chile, Brazil, and Argentina.
With a growing number of consumers seeking to experiment with novel products, manufacturers and brands need to constantly innovate their flavours and formulations to remain relevant and competitive. Additionally, the popularity of e-commerce has made it easier for shoppers to compare product features and offerings across different brands.
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