Key findings: P6420 - Food and beverages, November 2014

Year-on-year percentage change in food and beverages income at current prices by type of income

Measured in nominal terms (current prices), total income generated by the food and beverages industry increased by 9,3% in November 2014 compared with November 2013. The highest annual growth rates were recorded for other income (10,9%) and food sales (9,7%).

Year-on-year percentage change in food and beverages income at current prices by type of enterprise

In November 2014, the highest annual growth rates were recorded for catering services (13,7% and contributing 2,2 percentage points) and restaurants and coffee shops (9,0% and contributing 4,2 percentage points).

Food and beverages income at current prices for the latest three months by type of enterprise

Total income increased by 8,5% in the three months ended November 2014 compared with the three months ended November 2013. The main contributors to this increase were:

  • restaurants and coffee shops (8,5% and contributing 3,9 percentage points); and
  • takeaway and fast-food outlets (9,2% and contributing 3,4 percentage points).