Food chain analysis

Information about the UK food chain.

This series looks at research into various aspects of the food chain including:

  • food chain productivity
  • attitudes and behaviour around sustainable food purchasing
  • estimating food and drink elasticities
  • links between food and drink waste and purchases


Published 25 July 2013
Last updated 27 July 2023 + show all updates
  1. Added link to the food chain productivity, statistical notice and dataset, 2021 figures.

  2. Added link to British Food and Farming at a glance page.

  3. Updated with 2013 food chain productivity and historic data.

  4. First published.