Global Specialty Enzymes Market: Snapshot
Enzymes are biocatalysts and highly specialized for accelerating various types of chemical reactions without undergoing self-changes. Specialty enzymes are used for special purposes in low volume and high value added applications. These enzymes are currently employed in various applications in DNA manipulation, research and biotechnology, etc. There are many types of specialty enzymes available used for diverse specialty applications which includes proteases, polymerases and nucleases, carbohydrases, lipases, dehydrogenase, and oxidases. According to the research report, the global specialty enzymes market is expected to be worth US$3,726.4 mn by the end of 2025 from US$1,782.0 mn in 2016. The report projects that the global market is likely to rise at a CAGR of 8.7% between 2017 and 2025.
Usage of specialty enzymes has resulted in reduced costs of DNA sequencing and manipulation, which has been a significant driver for the market. This factor has played a major role in bolstering the demand for specialty enzymes in areas of biotechnology, research and diagnostic applications. Biocatalysts are used in the production of pharmaceuticals and other fine chemicals; they are included in specialty enzymes due to their relatively low volume use and high value-added nature. Overall demand for biocatalysts is expected to increase at a strong pace, as drug and chemical manufactures continue to search for biocatalysts as alternate methods of production looked to overcome rising production costs.
Research and Biotechnology Provide Global Specialty Enzyme Market a Significant Impetus
On the basis of application, the global market is segmented into research and biotechnology, diagnostics, and other specialty. Of these, the research and biotechnology segment is expected to soar at a CAGR of 8.7% between 2017 and 2025. The growing investments in research and development and biotechnologies such as DNA sequencing, immunological assays, detection of RNA, molecular testing, tissue dissociation, and others have led to higher adoption of these enzymes. The report indicates that widening applications are likely to open up newer avenues for growth in the coming years. On the other hand, the diagnostics application segment is also likely to tread a positive path with increasing focus on developing accurate diagnostic tools.
North America to Remain Dominant in Global Market with Technological Advancements
By geography, global specialty enzymes market has been segmented into major five region: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa. In 2016, North America and Europe accounted for the largest share of the global specialty enzymes market. The U.S. dominated the specialty enzymes market in North America, accounting for around 89.8% share in 2016. This dominance is majorly due factors such technological advancements in biotech & research with rising demand of enzymes, extensive R&D practices and increasing use of enzymes by pharmaceutical companies, rising awareness of enzymes as nutraceuticals are driving market growth.
However, Europe is saturated and growing at slow steady rate while Asia is anticipated to witness the fastest CAGR during the forecast period with major contribution of countries such as India, Japan and China. New product launches with broaden applications, favorable regulations, and growing awareness are likely to drive the market in Asia Pacific during the forecast period.
The key players operating in the specialty enzymes market are Novozymes A/S, Amano Enzymes Inc., Codexis Inc., Advanced Enzymes Technologies Ltd., Affymetrix Inc., BBI Solutions, Roche CustomBiotech, Biocatalysts Ltd. and Amicogen Inc. The global specialty enzymes market is dominated only by few players that operates global market.
Global Specialty Enzymes Market: Scope
This report on specialty enzymes market studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally. The stakeholders of this report include companies and intermediaries engaged in the manufacture, commercialization, providing services of specialty enzymes products such as protease, carbohydrases, polymerases and nucleases, lipase as well as new entrants planning to enter this market. This report comprises an elaborate executive summary along with a market snapshot providing overall information of various segments and sub-segments considered in the scope of the study. This section also provides the overall information and data analysis of the global specialty enzymes market with respect to the leading market segments based on major applications segment, products segment, and geographies.
Global Specialty Enzymes Market: Segmentation
Based on the product type, the specialty enzymes market has been segmented into: protease, carbohydrases, polymerases and nucleases, lipase, and others. Each of the market segments have been extensively analyzed based on the market related factors such as increasing demand of specialty enzymes worldwide, and technological advancement. Moreover, historical year-on-year growth have been taken into consideration while estimating the market size. The market size and forecast in terms of US$ million for each segment has been provided for the period from 2015 to 2025. The report also provides the compound annual growth rate (CAGR %) for each market segment for the forecast period from 2017 to 2025, considering 2016 as the base year.
Global Specialty Enzymes Market: Drivers and Restraints
The market overview section of the report explores the market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, and opportunities that currently have a strong impact on the specialty enzymes market and could influence the market in the near future. Market attractiveness analysis has been provided in the market overview section in order to explain the intensity of competition in the market across different geographies. The competitive scenario among different market players is evaluated through market share analysis in the competitive landscape section of the report. All these factors would help market players to take strategic decisions in order to strengthen their positions and expand their shares in the global specialty enzymes market.
Global Specialty Enzymes Market: Geographical Segmentation
Geographically, specialty enzymes market has been segmented into five major regions: North America, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Rest of World. The market size and forecast for each of these regions has been provided for the period from 2015 to 2025, along with their respective CAGRs for the forecast period from 2017 to 2025, considering 2016 as the base year. The report also provides with market size and forecast for major countries in the respective regions. A detailed qualitative analysis of factors responsible for driving and restraining the market growth and future opportunities has been provided in the market overview section. This section of the report also provides with market attractiveness analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, and market share analysis by key players, thus presenting a thorough analysis of the overall competitive scenario in the global specialty enzymes market.
Key Players Mentioned in this Report are:
The key findings section included in the report would assist existing market players in expanding their market shares, and new companies in establishing their presence in the global specialty enzymes market. The report also profiles key players operating in the specialty enzymes market which are Novozymes A/S, Amano Enzymes Inc., Codexis Inc., Advanced Enzymes Technologies Ltd., Affymetrix Inc., BBI Solutions, Roche CustomBiotech, Biocatalysts Ltd. and Amicogen Inc.
The global specialty enzymes market is segmented as follows:
Global Specialty enzymes Market, by Application Type
- Research & Biotechnology
- Other specialty
Global Specialty enzymes Market, Product Type
- Polymerases and Nucleases
Global Specialty enzymes Market, by Geography
- North America
- Rest of the Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of Asia
- Latin America (LATAM)
- Rest of LATAM
- Middle East & Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA
- GCC Countries