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Global Specialty Ingredients Market: Overview

Worldwide specialty ingredients market is relied upon to experience a few changes, for example, expanding interest for characteristic claim to fame fixings and presentation of new flavors. By application type, the specialty ingredients market is divided into nourishment and refreshment, sustenance and wellbeing and individual consideration. Nourishment and drink claim to fame fixings is further sub separated into normal and engineered classification. The nourishment and wellbeing forte fixings is sub arranged into nutraceuticals fixings and dynamic pharmaceutical fixings where both the classifications have been additionally subdivided into characteristic and engineered type. Moreover, the individual consideration forte fixings is additionally been sectioned into common and manufactured classes.

The present situation of global specialty ingredients market is exceptionally serious and greatly divided. This is a direct result of the nearness of a few noticeable players that overwhelms the global specialty ingredients market. Be that as it may, this situation of the market is relied upon to represent an intense test for the new players that are endeavoring to accomplish manageability in the Global specialty ingredients market. Additionally, the predominant hold of the noticeable players is further making the passage of new players increasingly troublesome.

To conquer this situation, the new players are including in techniques, for example, mergers and coordinated efforts. These methodologies can assist the players with achieving supportability in the market as they permit the players to accomplish available assets and advances. Additionally, these methodologies likewise permit the players to enter to the undiscovered areas of the global specialty ingredients market. This accordingly causes the players to investigate new locales and increase accomplishment in the global specialty ingredients market.

On the other side, the set up players are obtaining a few different organizations to remain ahead in the overarching rivalry of global specialty ingredients market. This methodology permits the players to access the innovations alongside creation units and dissemination channels that can assist them with increasing a huge edge over their adversaries.

Global Specialty Ingredients Market: Trends and Drivers

Growth in the Demand for Specialty Ingredients in Healthcare Sector

The global specialty ingredients market is encountering a better than average development, on account of the extensive ascent in the extra cash of individuals and the expansion in wellbeing mindfulness level among them. The increasing interest for against maturing makeup and a few other individual consideration items is additionally supporting the development of the global specialty ingredients market. Going ahead, the flood in the interest for healthful nourishment and beverages is probably going to push the overall claim to fame fixings advertise in the years to come, reports the exploration study.

Demand for Long Lived Products to Drive the Growth

Ascend popular for nourishment and drink, sustenance and wellbeing, and individual consideration items has energized the development of specialty ingredients market. So as to protect the flavor, supplements, and freshness, specialty ingredients are utilized in nourishment items as they help to forestall nourishment wastage and expand the general timeframe of realistic usability. As a rule, at least two claim to fame fixings are utilized in nourishment items to upgrade nourishment quality security. The developing interest for bundled and handled nourishment is invigorating the utilization of nourishment fixings in the developing markets.

Global Specialty Ingredient Market: Regional Analysis

North America held the biggest share of specialty ingredients market as far as income in 2014 and is relied upon to proceed with its strength all through the conjecture time frame. A developing purchaser inclination for common fixings in nourishment, beautifiers, and wellbeing and health items has prompted the expanding interest specialty ingredients in the region. North America projected to be firmly trailed by Asia Pacific regarding income all through the estimate time frame.

The specialty ingredients market on the basis of application is categorized into food and beverage, nutrition and health and personal care. Food and beverage specialty ingredients market is further sub divided into natural and synthetic category. The nutrition and health specialty ingredients market is sub categorized into nutraceutical ingredients and active pharmaceutical ingredients where both the categories have been further subdivided into natural and synthetic type. Likewise, the personal care specialty ingredients is also been segmented into natural and synthetic categories.


The rise in the demand for food and beverage, nutrition and health, and personal care products.have fuelled the growth the global specialty ingredients market. In terms of application, specialty ingredients are used in food products to preserve nutrients, flavor, and freshness; thereby preventing food wastage. The increasing demand for packaged food has also led to the growth of food and beverage specialty ingredients market. Specialty ingredients are also being used in personal care products to increase the overall shelf life of the products. Some of the other key factors influencing the growth of the global specialty ingredients market are healthy economic growth, changing demographic profile, increasing disposable incomes, and changing consumer tastes and preferences among other factors.


The global specialty ingredients market is expected to undergo several changes such as shift in the preference of the consumers towards natural specialty ingredients. At present, increasing awareness among consumers regarding natural products is growing as consumers are becoming more concerned about their health. As chemical components are included in synthetic products, consumers are shifting towards natural products and which in turn has resulted in increasing demand for natural specialty ingredients. Furthermore, recent trends have also shown, in order to attract more customers and to meet the changing consumer preferences, the manufacturers from the food and beverage sector are involved in the introduction of new flavors.. Addition of new flavors time and again has helped the market for specialty ingredients to grow at a considerable rate.


The market for nutrition and health specialty ingredients is comparatively larger as compared to the food and beverage specialty ingredients and personal care specialty ingredients and is expected to remain so during the forecast period. Growing consumer awareness regarding health and the urge to maintain a proper balanced diet are the factors driving the market for nutrition and health specialty ingredienst.


The report also provides an understanding of the value (USD billion) of specialty ingredients market. The study also provides forecast from 2015-2021 and highlights current and future market trends. The report also provides an understanding of company shares of specialty ingredients in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Rest of the World.


By Geography, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Rest of the World. The countries included in North America are the U.S., Canada and others. U.K., Italy, Spain, France, Germany and Rest of Europe have been included in region of Europe. The countries included in the Asia Pacific region are China, India, Japan, India, Australia and Rest of Asia Pacific. Saudi Arabia, U.A.E. and Rest of Middle East countries are included in the Middle East region. Brazil, Argentina and others have been included among the Rest of the World countries.


The report also provides the company market share analysis of key players operating in the specialty ingredients domain. The study in application type segment covers food and beverage, nutrition and health, and personal care. The key players operating in global specialty ingredients market are Archer Daniels Midland Co., CHR. Hansen Holding A/S , Cargill Inc., Naturex S.A., Ashland Inc., Koninklijke DSM N.V. Ingredion Incorporated and E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company among others.


Specialty Ingredients Market: By Geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Others
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • France
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
    • Saudi Arabia
    • U.A.E.
    • Rest of Middle East
  • Rest of the World
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Others

Specialty Ingredients Market: By ApplicationType

  • Food and Beverage
    • Natural
    • Synthetic
  • Nutrition and Health
    • Nutraceuticals Ingredients
      • Natural
      • Synthetic
    • Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients
      • Natural
      • Synthetic
  • Personal Care
    • Skin Care
      • Natural
      • Synthetic
    • Hair Care
      • Natural
      • Synthetic
    • Oral Care
      • Natural
      • Synthetic

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The following regional segments are covered comprehensively:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

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8. How will the emerging political and economic scenario affect opportunities in key growth areas?

9. What are some of the value-grab opportunities in various segments?

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Chapter 1 Preface

1.1 Research Scope

1.2 Market Segmentation

1.3 Research methodology


Chapter 2 Executive Summary

2.1 Global Specialty Ingredients Market Snapshot


Chapter 3 Global Specialty Ingredients Market Overview

3.1 Introduction

3.2 Key Trends Analysis

3.3 Market Drivers

     3.3.1 Increasing shelf life

     3.3.2 Growing Consumer Awareness for Natural Products

3.4 Market Restraints

     3.4.1 Strict government rules and regulations

     3.4.2 Lack of infrastructure in emerging economies

3.5 Market Opportunities

     3.5.1 Increasing demand for natural specialty ingredients

     3.5.2 Introduction of new flavours

3.6 Market Attractive Analysis for Global Specialty Ingredients Market

3.7 Competitive Landscape

     3.7.1 Market Positioning of Key Players, 2014 (%)

     3.7.2 Competitive Strategies Adopted by Leading Players


Chapter 4 Global Specialty Ingredients Market, by application, 2014-2021 (USD Billions)

4.1 Overview

     4.1.1 Global Specialty Ingredients Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021

4.2 Food & Beverage

     4.2.1 Global Food and beverage specialty ingredients Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021

4.3 Nutrition and Health

     4.3.1 Global Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021

4.4 Personal Care

     4.4.1 Global Personal Care Specialty Ingredients Market size and forecast, 2014 – 2021


Chapter 5 Global Specialty Ingredients Market Revenue by Geography, 2014-2021( USD Billions)

5.1 Overview

     5.1.1 Global Specialty Ingredients Market Revenue, 2014 – 2021 (USD Billion)

5.2 North America Specialty Ingredients Market

     5.2.1 North America specialty ingredients market revenue (USD billion), by countries

5.3 Europe Specialty Ingredients Market

     5.3.1 Europe Specialty Ingredients Market revenue (USD billion), By Countries (2014–2021)

5.4 Asia Pacific Specialty Ingredients Market

     5.4.1 Asia Pacific specialty ingredients market revenue (USD billion), by countries (2014–2021).

5.5 Middle East Specialty Ingredients Market

     5.5.1 Middle East specialty ingredients market revenue (USD Billion), by countries (2014–2021)

5.6 RoW Specialty Ingredients Market

     5.6.1 Rest of the World specialty ingredients market revenue (USD billion), by countries (2014–2021)


Chapter 6 Company Profiles

6.1 CHR. Holding A/s

6.2 Cargill Inc.

6.3 Naturex S.A.

6.4 Ashland Inc

6.5 E.I du Pont de Nemours and Company

6.6 Koninklijke DSM N.V.

6.7 Ingredion Incorporated

6.8 Givaudan SA

6.9 Archer Daniels Midland Co.

6.10 BASF SE

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global specialty ingredients  market snapshot

TABLE 2 Drivers for the specialty ingredients market: Impact analysis

TABLE 3 Restraints for the specialty ingredients market: Impact analysis

TABLE 4 Global Specialty Ingredients Market, By Food & Beverage Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 5 Global Specialty Ingredients Market, By Nutrition and Health Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 6 Global Nutraceutical Ingredients Market, By Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 7 Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Market, By Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 8 Global Specialty Ingredients Market, By Personal Care Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 9 Global Skin Care Specialty Ingredients Market, By Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 10 Global Hair Care Specialty Ingredients Market, By Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion )

TABLE 11 Global Oral Care Specialty Ingredients Market, By Type 2014-2021 (USD Billion)

TABLE 12 Global Specialty Ingredients market revenue (USD billion), by geography (2014 – 2021)

TABLE 13 North America specialty ingredients market size and forecast, 2014–2021

TABLE 14 Europe specialty ingredients market size and forecast,  2014–2021

TABLE 15 Asia Pacific specialty ingredients market size and forecast,  2014–2021

TABLE 16 Middle East specialty ingredients market size and forecast, 2014-2021

TABLE 17 Rest of the World specialty ingredients market size and forecast, 2014–2021

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