Saudi Arabia catering services market is bound to experience impressive growth with anticipated CAGR in the forecast period, 2022-2026, on the account of rapidly rising demand for the catering services in the offices and institutional events. The demand for healthier food, and confirmation toward quality of the food consumed is actively driving the growth of the Saudi Arabia catering services market in the upcoming five years. Additionally, the consumers are heavily concerned about the food safety and nutrient constituents of the daily food consumption and thus driving the growth of the market in the next five years. Surging demand for the balance of premium customized food offerings and healthy eating options, which do not affect the daily food budget is also expected to influence the consumer’s opt for catering services and thus support the growth of the market in the forecast years until 2026. Furthermore, rising demand for the customized food is affecting the market growth and is expected to drive the market growth in the forecast years of market growth until 2026. In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia tastes and cuisines play important role in consumer’s meal selection and thus, the customization available as per the consumer’s palate plays a vital role in the future growth of the market in the next five years.

The Saudi Arabia catering services market is segmented by service type, type, end user, regional distribution, and competitional landscape. Based on service type, the market is further divided into contractual, and non-contractual. Contractual catering services are expected to hold the largest revenue shares of the market and assert its dominance over the market segment on the account of demands from the regular canteen, and offices that rather opt for a yearlong contractual service, such that they are more affordable, as well as are accustomed to the consumer’s palate. Moreover, he recent trends of contractual catering services also provides services in kitchen, lighting, and seating arrangements for the daily consumers thereby consistently supporting the growth of the market. The market players also, offer better schemes and better programs that the institution can afford for a complete year rather than outsourcing for various necessities. Rising number of weddings, restaurants, and buffet systems in the hotels is supporting the growth of the non-contractual catering services and thus it is expected to hold significant growth in the upcoming five years.

A partial list of market player in the Saudi Arabia catering services market includes Gulf Mahmal Support Services Company, Unique Catering Services Ltd, Almays Catering Solutions, Saudi Airlines Catering Company, Saudi Zoom Catering Company Ltd, ChefJee Catering Company, Algosaibi Services Co., Food House Catering, Saudia Catering, Al Dana Modern Services Center, Gulf Catering Company, Al-Karam Al-Arabi for Catering Services Limited, Atyab Gulf Catering Services, Saudi Catering & Contracting Co., Arabian Gannas Catering Co. Ltd., among others. These market players hold larger shares of the market than the new market players. With the evolving technology, it is appropriate to say that the effective research and development of the technologically advanced instruments and methods to satisfy consumer demands would support the market growth and benefit the market players as well as the consumers. New market players may focus on the research and development to provide such products and services that satisfies the consumer demand as well as benefits the market players in building their brand value. Other competitive strategies include mergers & acquisitions and new product developments.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2016 – 2019

Base Year: 2020

Estimated Year: 2021

Forecast Period: 2022 – 2026

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze the historical growth of the market size of Saudi Arabia catering services market from 2016 to 2019.
  • To estimate and forecast the market size of Saudi Arabia catering services market from 2020 to 2026 and growth rate until 2026. 
  • To classify and forecast Saudi Arabia catering services market based on service type, type, end user, regional distribution, and competitional landscape.
  • To identify dominant region or segment in the Saudi Arabia catering services market.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for Saudi Arabia catering services market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in Saudi Arabia catering services market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in Saudi Arabia catering services market.
  • To identify key sustainable strategies adopted by market players in Saudi Arabia catering services market.


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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of suppliers, and service providers across the country. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the manufactures which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the service providers, distribution channels and presence of all major players across the country.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of Saudi Arabia catering services market using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

  • Catering services suppliers, end users, and other stakeholders
  • Distributers and service providers of the products and other stakeholders
  • Organizations, forums, and alliances related to catering services
  • Market research and consulting firms

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as manufacturers, suppliers, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, Saudi Arabia catering services market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Saudi Arabia Catering services Market, By Service Type:

o   Contractual

o   Non-Contractual

  • Saudi Arabia Catering services Market, By Type:
    • Wedding Catering
    • Corporate Catering
    • Restaurant Catering
    • Food-Truck Catering
    • Canteen Catering
    • Others
  • Saudi Arabia Catering services Market, By End User:
    • Commercial
    • Industrial
    • Hospitality
    • Healthcare
    • In-Flight
    • Others
  • Saudi Arabia Catering services Market, By Region:
    • Northern & Central
    • Southern
    • Eastern
    • Western

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Saudi Arabia catering services market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
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1.    Introduction

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Voice of Customer

4.1.  Factors considered while selecting a supplier

4.2.  Challenges/issues faced post consumption

4.3.  Unmet needs

5.    Impact of COVID -19 on Saudi Arabia Catering Services Market

6.    Saudi Arabia Catering Services Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value (USD)

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Service Type (Contractual, Non-Contractual)

6.2.2.     By Type (Wedding Catering, Corporate Catering, Restaurant Catering, Food-Truck Catering, Canteen Catering, and Others)

6.2.3.     By End User (Commercial, Industrial, Hospitality, Healthcare, In-Flight, Others)

6.2.4.     By Region (Northern & Central, Southern, Eastern, Western)

6.2.5.     By Company (2020)

6.3.  Market Map

7.    Saudi Arabia Contractual Catering Services Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast

7.1.1.     By Value (USD)

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Type

7.2.2.     By End User

8.    Saudi Arabia Non-Contractual Catering Services Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast

8.1.1.     By Value (USD)

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.     By Type

8.2.2.     By End User

9.    Market Dynamics

9.1.     Drivers/Opportunities

9.2.     Challenges/Restraints

10.  Market Trends & Developments

11.  Policy & Regulatory Landscape

12.  Supply Chain Analysis

13.  Saudi Arabia Economic Profile

14.  Competitive Landscape

14.1.    Company Profiles

14.1.1.  Gulf Mahmal Support Services Company

14.1.2.  Unique Catering Services Ltd

14.1.3.  Almays Catering Solutions

14.1.4.  Saudi Airlines Catering Company

14.1.5.  Saudi Zoom Catering Company Ltd

14.1.6.  ChefJee Catering Company

14.1.7.  Algosaibi Services Co.

14.1.8.  Food House Catering

14.1.9.  Saudia Catering

14.1.10.                Al Dana Modern Services Center

14.1.11.                Gulf Catering Company

14.1.12.                Al-Karam Al-Arabi for Catering Services Limited

14.1.13.                Atyab Gulf Catering Services

14.1.14.                Saudi Catering & Contracting Co.

14.1.15.                Arabian Gannas Catering Co. Ltd.

15.  Strategic Recommendations

16. About Us & Disclaimer