Citrate Ester Market: Overview
Citrate ester is the ester of citric acid, which is a chemical compound - an additive to overcome the foaming problems in the manufacturing of food and beverages, polymers, and other materials. Citrate ester has found its use in various end-use industries such as food & beverages, pharmaceuticals, and personal care. The wide range of practical applications of citrate ester is expected to increase its demand from different end-use industries over the forecast period.
The global consumption of functional food items in on the rise. Citrate ester has become an important ingredient in functional foods, and such items are gaining popularity in confectionary and bakery industry. Apart from this, increased global consumption of soft drinks, bread, mayonnaise, ice creams, coffee, chocolates, and biscuits has augured well for vendors operating in the global market of citrate ester.
Citrate Ester: Market Dynamics
Consumers across the globe are more inclined towards convenience foods due to their busy lifestyles. Increasing demand for convenience food is leading to the extended need for emulsifiers and texturants, essence, etc., such as citrate ester in processed food for maintaining sensory characteristics such as taste, flavor, and texture.
The increasing demand for different packed beverages is expected to eventually lead to the growing demand for citrate ester in the near future. Citrate ester acts as an anti-foaming agent in the production process.
In the bakery industry, citrate ester is used as a conditioner and flavor for dough for negating the possibilities of solid wheat glutens. Citrate ester has proved effective as compared to other ingredients used in such bakery processes. Developments in the personal care and healthcare sectors are likely to boost the citrate ester market.
Citrate Ester Market: Segmentation
The citrate ester market is segmented into different parts based on type, end-use industry, and geography.
Based on type, the citrate ester market is segmented into:
- Triethyl Citrate (TEC)
- Tributyl Citrate (TBC)
- Acetyl Triethyl Citrate (ATEC)
- Acetyl Tributyl Citrate (ATBC)
- Acetyl Tris(2-Ethylhexyl) Citrate (ATEHC)
Based on end-use industry, the citrate ester market is segmented into:
- Carbonated Soft Drinks
- Sports & Energy Drinks
- Personal Care
- Skin Care
- Hair Care
- Nail Care
- Medical Devices
- Pharmaceutical Products
Citrate Ester Market: Regional Outlook
The citrate ester market has been categorized into seven major regions: North America, Latin America, Europe, East Asia, South Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East and Africa. East Asia & South Asia, collectively, are expected to experience high growth in the citrate ester market due to several socio-economic factors, including potential development of the food and beverage processing industry along with an expanded consumer base. The increasing demand for convenience products as well as stringent food regulations by the government will influence the growth of the region’s citrate ester market during the review period. Rapid increase in the consumption of functional foods is also expected to reflect favorable growth of the citrate ester market. Increased demand for bakery products in this region is enabling the bakery sector to contribute considerably to the expansion of region’s citrate ester market. Rising consumer awareness with regards to the health benefits of emulsifiers and co-emulsifiers, particularly in India, China, Indonesia, and Vietnam, will further drive the demand for citrate ester.
Moreover, North America and Europe are growing markets due to high per capita income and consumer demand for personal care products. The demand for citrate ester is expected to increase in the region, particularly in bakery and dairy applications. Due to higher foreign investments for the production of beverages, Europe is likely to experience faster growth of the industry.
Additionally, the Middle East & Africa is projected to showcase steady growth in the global citrate ester market, due to the rise in the processed food industry, along with developments in the personal care industry in the region.
Citrate Ester Market: Key Players
Some of the major players in the citrate ester market are Jungbunzlauer Suisse AG, Austrade Inc., Fine Organics, Avril Group, Kasel Group, Vertellus Holdings LLC, and Trisun (Israel) L.T.D, among others.
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Regional analysis includes:
- North America (U.S, Canada)
- Latin America (Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru)
- Europe (Germany, Italy, France, U.K, Spain, BENELUX, Nordic, Rest of Europe)
- South Asia (India, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Rest of South Asia)
- East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea)
- Oceania (Australia, New Zealand)
- Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, Northern Africa, South Africa, Turkey, Iran, Rest of MEA)
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