The term "organic" is associated with the process of how certain types of foods are produced. Organic foods are farmed or grown without the application of genetically modified organisms, antibiotics, hormones, or artificial chemicals in the crops. The global organic fruits and vegetables market is expected to gather traction amongst the health conscious people.
In a bid to be labeled as an ‘organic’, a food product needs to be free from any kind of artificial food additives. These food additives could be a preservative or monosodium glutamate (MSG) or coloring or artificial sweeteners or flavoring agents. Growing emphasis on everything ‘natural’ is expected to support growth of the global organic fruits and vegetables market in the years to come.
Organically grown crops make use of natural fertilizers such as manure to better growth of plants. Organically raised animals are given neither hormone shots nor antibiotics. Organic farming is known to better the quality of soil and conserve ground water. It also assists in lessening pollution, thereby bettering environmental condition. These factors are likely to propel growth of the global organic fruits and vegetables market in the years to come.
Meat, dairy products, grains, vegetables, and fruits are some of the most commonly purchased organic food items.
Benefits of consuming organic fruits and vegetables are as mentioned below
However, these days many processed organic products are available as well. Such organic processed food items are breakfast cereals, cookies, and sodas. Increased scope of application is likely to propel expansion of the global organic fruits and vegetables market.
In a recent market intelligence report bearing the titled “Organic Fruits and Vegetables Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 – 2025”, the said market has been dissected with each and every facet of and growth prospect of the market has been studied in detail. A detailed snapshot of the said market with the analysis of porter’s five forces has been included in an effort to make an offering of a concise and clear landscape of the market participants to the readers. The report investigates on and assesses the crucial market trends that are used to make a forecast of the revenue that is to be achieved by the said market in the years to come.
The report has been segmented on the basis of various important parameters in an effort to give the readers a comprehensive view of the organic fruits and vegetables market and also highlighted the market variations that define the world market for organic fruits and vegetables.
The said market can be categorized by end use, type, sales channel, form and by geography.
Owing to the change in the market trend, many people are becoming more and more interested in organically grown and natural products which will play a significant role in fueling the progress of the world market for organic fruits and vegetables. Augmented awareness about the health benefits that is exhibited by the consumption of organic fruit and vegetables is expected to drive the market over the period of forecast. Awareness about associated health benefits of organic fruits and vegetables in the form of a supplement, breakfast cereal, baby food and so on is also anticipated to drive the sales of organic fruits and vegetables market across the globe.
On the basis of regional segmentation, the world market for organic fruits and vegetables has been divided into five key regions, namely, North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East and Africa.
Taking consumption into consideration, the region of North America accounts for a lion’s share of the world market for organic fruits and vegetables and is trailed by Europe which also comes with a large market for organic fruits and vegetables. In Europe, Germany holds a very large share.
The international market for organic fruits and vegetables in Asia Pacific is anticipated to grow at relatively high CAGR
Some of the prominent players of organic fruits and vegetables market are General Mills, Inc., Aarkay Food Products Ltd, The green labs LLC, Saipro Biotech Pvt. Ltd., CSC Brands L.P., H. J. Heinz Company, DMH Ingredients, Inc. and various other regional manufacturers.