Carotenoids are organic pigments that are produced by plants and algae, as well as several bacteria and fungi. Carotenoids can be produced from fats and other basic organic metabolic building blocks by all these organisms. The only animals known to produce carotenoids are aphids and spider mites, which acquired the ability and genes from fungi. Carotenoids from the diet are stored in the fatty tissues of animals, and exclusively carnivorous animals obtain the compounds from animal fat.
Carotenoids downstream is wide; the major fields are food, feed, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics etc. In recent years, these industries have developed rapidly. Increasing demand for food is expected to drive the demand for the Carotenoids market. As regions such as North America, China, and Europe are food ingredient driven regions, the demand for Carotenoidss is high in these areas.
Global market is expected to witness significant growth on account of rising applications, so in the next few years, Carotenoids production will show a trend of steady growth. In 2023 the production of Carotenoids will reach 3048MT, and the consumption increasing degree will be high. On product prices, it will be floating in the future.
Over the next five years, LPI(LP Information) projects that Carotenoids will register a 0.7% CAGR in terms of revenue, reach US$ 1150 million by 2023, from US$ 1110 million in 2017.
This report studies the global market, especially in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa, focuses on the top 5 players in each region, with sales, price, revenue and market share from 2013 to 2018, the top players:
Market Segment by Regions, this report splits Global into several key Regions, with sales, revenue, market share of top players in these regions, from 2013 to 2018 (forecast), like
North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Southeast Asia, India and Korea)
Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy and Russia etc.)
South America (Brazil, Chile, Peru and Argentina)
Middle East and Africa (Egypt, South Africa, Saudi Arabia)
Split by Product Types, with sales, revenue, price, market share of each type, can be divided into
Split by applications, this report focuses on sales, market share and growth rate in each application, can be divided into