Market Outlook

Arginine is an α-amino acid present in the human body as well as in small quantities in some fruits such as almonds, peanuts, pecans, and walnuts. Arginine performs synthesis or production of protein in the human body. Arginine is classified as a conditionally essential or semi-essential amino acid. As arginine is a conditional amino acid, it can be produced either internally or through supplements according to the individual's requirement. To cater the demand for conditional amino acid, arginine supplements are recommended as a source. The body of preterm infants are unable to create arginine; hence they require amino acid or arginine. For childrens, a sufficient amount of arginine is important in the diet to support their growth. Arginine is used to manufacture dietary supplements, medicines, and cosmetic products. Arginine supplements helps cure inflammation and migraine. Arginine helps to enhance immunity power, stimulate the secretion of hormone growth, promotes wound healing and ammonia detoxification, among other functions. Also, the consumption of L-arginine supplements leads to cure from congestive heart failure problems, arterial occlusion, and to lower blood pressure. Arginine or arginine supplements helps in strengthening the immune system and maintain liver health. By considering the above benefits of arginine, the demand for arginine is expected high in the near future.

Arginine an Essential Amino Acid That Helps Muscle Building. 

Arginine is an essential amino acid, building blocks for the protein that helps muscle building. Arginine is available in the market as a supplement named as L-arginine supplement. Arginine supplement is a good source of amino acid and is a good product for gym goers for bodybuilding. Also, many sports nutrition, health foods, and drinks are developed by arginine for athletes and fitness enthusiasts. Except fitness freaks, bodybuilders, and athletes, arginine supplements are suggested for the people with protein deficiency or malnutrition concerns.     

Global Arginine: Market Segmentation

On the basis of grade, the global Arginine market has been segmented as –

  • Food Grade
  • Pharma Grade

On the basis of end use, the global Arginine market has been segmented as –

  • Dietary and Nutritional Supplements
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Cosmetics

Global Arginine Market: Key Players

The global Arginine market is evolving due to the increasing trend of muscle building. Hence, many supplement and health and fitness products manufacturers are focusing on this product. Some of the key manufacturers and distributors operating in the global arginine market are Jarrow Formulas, Inc., Prinova Group LLC., Glanbia Nutritionals (NA), Inc., NOW Foods, Infinite Labs, Twinlab Corporation, Olympian Labs, Inc., and Ajinomoto Group, Scientific Sports Nutrition (Pty) Ltd. By considering the increasing demand for arginine, many other manufacturers are showing a keen interest in arginine.

Opportunities for Market Participants

The growing trend of muscles building around the world is expected to create significant opportunities for the manufacturers of arginine to grow their business through the development of innovative products. Arginine is used in pharmaceutical industries to manufacture supplements and medicines to treat various health problems such as heart failure, chest pain, kidney inflammation, erectile dysfunction, and problems related to the immune system, which is creating prospects for the growth of the arginine market. Also, the local diet of certain regions such as India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and nearby countries lacks amino acids, which creates the need for the consumption of supplements rich in amino acid such as arginine supplement to fulfill the daily requirement of amino acid in the body. Hence, manufacturers should focus on these regions as the demand for the arginine is expected high in these regions. Also, due to changing lifestyle globally have resulted in various lifestyle diseases such as diarrhea, chronic kidney disease, and cardiovascular disease, among others.  In some countries like the U.S.A and Europe exposure to such disease is prevalent that leads to an increase in healthcare expenditure; hence, this factor is expected to drive the arginine market. So, by these factors, it is anticipated that Arginine market will grow positive during the upcoming years.

  • There is a huge demand for the arginine in North America, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific owing to the growing interest for bodybuilding among consumers of these regions. Also, these countries hold, the highest number of athletes, bodybuilders, and fitness enthusiasts which is another factor for the growth of arginine in these regions.

The arginine market report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the market. It does so via in-depth qualitative insights, historical data, and verifiable projections about market size. The projections featured in the report have been derived using proven research methodologies and assumptions. By doing so, the research report serves as a repository of analysis and information for every facet of the arginine market, including but not limited to: regional markets, grade, and end use.

The study is a source of reliable data on: 

  • Arginine market segments and sub-segments
  • Market trends and dynamics
  • Supply and demand
  • Market size
  • Current trends/opportunities/challenges
  • Competitive landscape
  • Technological breakthroughs
  • Value chain and stakeholder analysis 

The regional analysis covers: 

  • North America (U.S. and Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Chile, and others)
  • Western Europe (Germany, U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Nordic countries, Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg)
  • Eastern Europe (Poland and Russia)
  • Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, ASEAN, Australia, and New Zealand)
  • Middle East and Africa (GCC, Southern Africa, and North Africa) 

The arginine market report has been compiled through extensive primary research (through interviews, surveys, and observations of seasoned analysts) and secondary research (which entails reputable paid sources, trade journals, and industry body databases). The report also features a complete qualitative and quantitative assessment by analyzing data gathered from industry analysts and market participants across key points in the industry’s value chain.

A separate analysis of prevailing trends in the parent market, macro- and micro-economic indicators, and regulations and mandates is included under the purview of the study. By doing so, the arginine market report projects the attractiveness of each major segment over the forecast period. 

Highlights of the arginine market report: 

  • A complete backdrop analysis, which includes an assessment of the parent market
  • Important changes in market dynamics
  • Market segmentation up to the second or third level
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market from the standpoint of both value and volume
  • Reporting and evaluation of recent industry developments
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Emerging niche segments and regional markets
  • An objective assessment of the trajectory of the arginine market
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the arginine market    

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