Japan Frozen Seafood Market Report 2024: A $968.6 Million Market by 2032 Featuring Kibun Foods, Nippon Suisan Kaisha, Marudai Food, and Maruha Nichiro

Dublin, May 01, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Japan Frozen Seafood Market Report by Type, Distribution Channel, Sector 2024-2032" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The Japan frozen seafood market has demonstrated a robust growth trajectory, with a current valuation of US$ 788.4 Million in 2023. The market is forecasted to maintain a stable Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 2.31% from 2023 to 2032, potentially reaching a market size of US$ 968.6 Million by the end of the forecast period. This steady expansion reflects the continual demand for seafood products that offer convenience, nutritional benefits, and longevity in shelf life.

Driving Factors Behind Market Expansion

Several key factors propel the growth of the frozen seafood market in Japan. The nation holds a distinguished position in the global arena as one of the largest seafood consumers, with a trend suggesting an uptick particularly in the shrimp category.

Japan's aging population is shifting towards healthier food choices, thus increasing the demand for products known to contain cholesterol-lowering properties, micronutrients, and essential fatty acids. The dynamics of household structures are changing with an upsurge in single-person and small family units, coupled with a growing number of working women.

These demographic changes have underpinned the demand for frozen seafood products. Furthermore, there's a growing inclination towards convenient, ready-to-eat, semi-processed, and easy-to-prepare fish products that align with the fast-paced lifestyles of modern consumers. Not to be overlooked is the role of product innovations, premiumization, and increased healthcare spending that together serve to catalyze market growth.

Market Segmentation Insights

The report segments the market into various types, distribution channels, and sectors to provide detailed insights. Pacific Salmon has emerged as the most significant segment within the types category, while the supermarkets and hypermarkets lead as the primary distribution channel. Illustrating the market's infrastructure, the institutional sector claims the predominant share, dominating the market landscape.

This segmentation offers a granular view of the market, enabling stakeholders to understand the nuances and dynamics across various distribution and consumption patterns within the frozen seafood sphere in Japan.

Competitive Landscape and Key Questions Addressed

The comprehensive analysis of the market also includes a review of the competitive landscape, spotlighting key players who are pivotal to the industry. This evaluation provides strategic insights into the market's competitive environment and outlines the overall market structure, fostering an understanding of the degree of competition within the market.

The report addresses crucial questions regarding market performance, impact of external factors such as COVID-19, and the future outlook, among others. This information is vital for stakeholders seeking to navigate the complex market terrain and make informed decisions.


Continuing on its growth path, the Japan frozen seafood market presents numerous opportunities for industry participants. With a comprehensive analysis of key market drivers, segmentation, and competitive activity, the projections put forth paint a positive picture for the future of the market. As the country's consumers lean more towards health-conscious and convenient food choices, the market is expected to thrive, remaining an important sector within the Japanese food industry.

Key Attributes:

Report AttributeDetails
No. of Pages119
Forecast Period2023 - 2032
Estimated Market Value (USD) in 2023$788.4 Million
Forecasted Market Value (USD) by 2032$968.6 Million
Compound Annual Growth Rate2.3%
Regions CoveredJapan

Companies Featured

  • Kibun Foods Inc.
  • Nippon Suisan Kaisha Ltd.
  • Marudai Food Co. Ltd.
  • Maruha Nichiro Corporation

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Japanese Frozen Seafood Market