Friday, April 6, 2007

Growth in Organic Pet Food Sales

"Nationally, organic pet food sales make up a tiny but growing slice of the $14.3 billion dog and cat food industry.

In 2003, organic pet food sales totaled $14 million, representing 0.09 percent of total sales. Two years later, organic pet food sales had climbed to $30 million, representing 0.19 percent of the market, according to the Organic Trade Association.

According to a 2006 survey conducted by the association, organic pet food sales are projected to grow by 36 percent in 2006 and by at least 24 percent each year from 2007 to 2010."

Read the article.