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Lecithin & Phospholipids Market by Source, And Region - Global Forecast to 2023

Lecithin & Phospholipids Market: Global Forecast until 2023

  • July 2018
  • 226 pages
  • ID: 3326301
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The lecithin market is estimated to rise at a compound annual growth rate of 6.70 percent respectively.

The overall lecithin market was estimated at ~$1.1B in 2018 and is projected to extend ~$1.6B by 2023, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.7% during the forecast horizon. Lecithin is a multipurpose ingredient that is primarily used as an emulsifier, releasing agent, and instantizing agent. According to its multifunctionality, the sector demand for lecithin is expected to be on the increase, owing to Elements such as the increase in the feed sector and growing application in the bakery products, confectionery products, and convenience food market. Together with the rising consumer consciousness for natural ingredients in the cosmetics sector, along emerging applications in paints, inks, leather, and textile, the lecithin market is anticipated to grow during the estimate period.

Soy segment is estimated to dominate the lecithin & phospholipids market through the outlook period.

Established on source, the soy segment is forecasted to dominate the lecithin & phospholipids in value terms, through 2023.The easier extraction process of soy-derived ingredients compared to sunflower or egg-derived ingredients, along the wide availability of soy in many countries are the main factors supporting the dominant nature of soy-sourced lecithin.

Nevertheless, there has been a shift in the market demand from soy to alternate sources of lecithin including sunflower and rapeseed owing to GMO concerns over soy lecithin.The sunflower segment in the lecithin market is forecasted to have the highest CAGR (Compound annual growth rate) during the estimate period while in the phospholipids market, the egg segment is expected to grow at the highest compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2018 to 2023.

GMO concerns are the main factor restraining the rise of the lecithin market, globally. Allergy issues combined with soy is a main challenge faced by consumers, impacting the increase of the lecithin market.

Asia-Pac (APAC) is forecasted to dominate the lecithin as well as phospholipids industries during the outlook period.

In the overall lecithin & phospholipids market, APAC is forecasted to be the biggest area, in terms of value importance and quantity, between 2018 and 2023.This area comprises economies including China, Japan (JP), South Korea (KR), and India (IN) which occupy a significant share of the overall lecithin & phospholipids market.

A growth in processed and convenience food production and modernizations in segments including meat, dairy, and bakery & confectionery products drives the industry demand for lecithin in the Asia Pacific area.The processed food market in the Asia Pacific area is currently undergoing a significant transformation in response to quick urbanization and a rise in the inclination of consumers toward food products with low fat and natural ingredients.

These factors are anticipated to create potential opportunities for lecithin, as it is a natural ingredient with multiple functionalities in food products.Promising markets including India and Japan (JP), together with other Asian countries hold significant potential for the lecithin market.

Asia-Pac affords opportunities to manufacturers and suppliers of lecithin, due to the cost advantage and strong demand in this zone.

In the phospholipids market, the increasing demand for health ingredients for mental illnesses and the aging population is anticipated to create possibilities for manufacturers and the end-use sectors to expand in this area.Japan (JP) and South Korea (KR) are estimated to be the quickest-increasing sectors for phospholipids.

India (IN) is also a main market for phospholipids, with a significant adoption rate for phospholipids-based nutritional and health supplements.

Distribution of primaries:

• By Company category: Tier 1-45 %, Tier 2 - 35.0 percent, Tier 3 - 20.0 percent

• By Description: C-suite - 40.0 percent, D-level - 20.0 percent, Others - 40.0 percent

• By Area: Asia Pacific (APAC) - 45.0 percent, North America continent - 22.0 percent, Europe (EU) - 18.0 percent, RoW - 15.0 percent

The sector for lecithin & phospholipids is leaded by, is monopolized by top players including include Cargill, ADM, Stern Wywiol Gruppe, DowDuPont, and Bunge. Other actors contain Lipoid GmbH, Wilmar International, Sonic Biochem Extractions, Avanti Lipids Polar, Lecico, VAV Life Sciences, Sodrugestvo, Kewpie Corporation, Sojaprotein, American Lecithin Company, Sime Darby Unimills, Lecital, and Lasenor.

Segment Research

The lecithin market has been sliced n the basis of source, category, application, and area.The phospholipids market has been divided on the basis of source, application, and area.

In terms of insights, this business report has emphasized several levels of analyses - industry, market share research of top players, and organization profiles-which together comprise and discuss the basic overviews on the competitive landscape, emerging & high-growth segments of the overall lecithin & phospholipids market, high-growth areas, regions, and their specific regulatory policies, government actions, drivers, market restraints, alternatives, and opportunities.

Why acquiring this study can help you:

• To get a comprehensive overview of the lecithin market with specific reference to source, category, and application

• To get a comprehensive overview of the phospholipids market with specific reference to source, and application

• To benefit a wide range of information about the top actors in this market, their products review, and top strategies approved by them

• To benefit business insights into the main regions/territories in which the lecithin & phospholipids sector is prospering

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