Soft Drinks: United States

This report forecasts to 2021 and 2025 US production of soft drinks in gallons and US shipments of soft drinks in nominal US dollars at the manufacturer level. Total production in volume terms is segmented by product in terms of: carbonated soft drinks; fruit beverages; sports drinks; and other ready-to-drink (RTD) beverages such as energy drinks, enhanced water, and RTD tea. Total shipments in value terms are segmented by product in terms of: carbonated soft drinks, fruit beverages, and non-carbonated soft drinks.

To illustrate historical trends, total production, total shipments, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2010 to 2020.

The scope of this report encompasses beverages consumed from single-serving containers as well as various types of dispensing systems utilizing bulk packages (such as fountain drinks). Beverage syrups and concentrates are included in report totals in gallons of equivalent finished beverage products. Products not premade and sold ready-to-drink, such as coffee beans and grounds, dry teas, and powdered drink mixes, are excluded from the scope of this report.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading companies, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
311421 Fruit and Vegetable Canning
311514 Dry, Condensed, and Evaporated Dairy Product Manufacturing
311920 Coffee and Tea Manufacturing
312111 Soft Drink Manufacturing

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