Global nutraceutical ingredient demand will rise 6.2 percent annually through 2013. China and India will be the fastest growing national markets while the US remains the largest. Best prospects include soy proteins; additives lutein and lycopene; vitamins A and E; minerals calcium and magnesium; and extracts ginkgo biloba and glucosamine.
This study analyzes the $16 billion world nutraceutical ingredient industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 1998, 2003 and 2008, with forecasts for 2013 and 2018 by product (e.g., nutrients and minerals, vitamins, herbal and non-herbal extracts), world region (e.g., Asia/Pacific, North America, Western Europe) and for 12 major national markets.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles industry 38 players, including Royal DSM, Cargill and Solae.