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Vitamin D Market by Analog, Application, End–User  & by Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2020

Vitamin D Market: Forecast until 2020

  • June 2015
  • 179 pages
  • ID: 3036954
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North America region was the largest market valued at $##.## million in 2014 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2015 to 2020.
The global vitamin D market size, by end user, in terms of volume was ##.## KT in 2014 and is projected to reach ##.## KT by 2020, at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2015 onwards.


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Vitamins, essential micronutrients, also known as vital amines, are essential in micro quantities to assure normal metabolism and rise of the body. Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin, which is essential for proper absorption of calcium and phosphorus in the intestinal tract of a body. It also helps in normal increase and development of bone and teeth, prevents muscle weakness, and regulates blood circulation.

The vitamin D market is broken down on the basis of application into functional food & beverages, pharmaceuticals, feed & pet food, and personal care. The sector is divided on the basis of analogs including vitamin D2 and vitamin D3. On the basis of end user, the sector is divided into children, adults, and pregnant women. The sector has also been broken down on the basis of area into North America (NA), EU, Asia Pacific (APAC), Latin America area, and Rest of the globe. Key countries of these regions are also studied.

The vitamin D market is estimated to grow about $2.50B by 2020. In 2014, the industry was dominated by North America continent, succeeded by Europe (EU). The APAC market is expected to grow at the highest compound annual growth rate (CAGR) with fast growth in the functional food, pharmaceutical, and feed sectors in developing countries including India and China (CN). The increasing awareness of vitamin D deficiency, growing cases of osteoporosis, osteomalacia, and rickets in this area is also driving the sector.

This business report includes market values in terms of value importance and quantity. Both "bottom-up" and "top-down" approaches were used to arrive at the industry sizes and obtain the market forecast. Extensive secondary research was conducted to understand the market insights and forecasts, which was further validated through primary Q&A. The analysis provides both, qualitative and quantitative analyses of the vitamin D market, the competitive landscape, and the preferred development strategies of top actors.

The top players were observed to prefer recent product launches & development, joint ventures (JV), strategic agreements, and business developments as strategies to collect a better share in the industry. The market research also analyzes the market opportunities, winning imperatives, and issues faced by key players.


This industry report highlights on the Vitamin D market. The business research study classifies the market based on analog, application, end-user, and area.

Vitamin D market

On the basis of analog, the industry was sub-segmented as follows:

- Vitamin D2

- Vitamin D3

On the basis of application type, the sector was sub-segmented as follows:

On the basis of area, the sector was sub-segmented as follows:

- North america (NA)

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