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Infant Nutritional Premix Market

Infant Nutritional Premix Market

Reduced Cost, Easy Availability along with Essential Nutrients Drive the Infant Nutritional Premix Demand by 2031

Infant Nutritional Premix Market
  • Sep-2021
  • List of Tables : 72
  • List of Figures : 140
  • 170 Pages
  • Food & Beverage

Market Snapshot:

According to latest study by Fact.MR, infant nutritional premix demand is expected to grow at a substantial rate over the forecast period. The rapid influx of working mothers in urban areas has led to heightened demand for convenient and nutritional baby food.

Awareness towards potential health benefits of infant food have encouraged consumers to see these products as a suitable substitute for breastfeeding. The global market is projected to surpass a value of US$ 370 Mn by the end of 2031, expanding nearly 2x.

Key Points Covered in Infant Nutritional Premixes Industry Survey

  • Market Estimates and Forecasts 2016-2031
  • Key drivers and restraints shaping market growth
  • Segment-wise, Country-wise, and Region-wise Analysis
  • Competition Mapping and Benchmarking
  • Market Share Analysis
  • Key Product Innovations and Regulatory Climate
  • COVID-19 Impact on Infant Nutritional Premix Market and How to Navigate
  • Recommendation on a Key Winning Strategy.

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Sales Analysis of Infant Nutritional Premixes 2016-2020 Vs Outlook 2021 to 2031

Fact.MR- a market research and competitive intelligence provider- concluded that the global market for infant nutritional premixes reached US$ 203 Bn by the end of the 2016-2020 historical period, clocking a CAGR of nearly 4%. Owing to changing life styles, the demand for infant formula-based products has risen considerably.

In the future, the market is poised to reach nearly US$ 370 Mn by 2031 end following a 6.1% CAGR. With the burgeoning number of working women, the market revenues for nutritional premixes are prospective to soar between 2021 and 2031.

Powdered form of nutritional premixes is estimated to gain traction attributed to its distinctive attributes like easy to mix. North America is likely to dominate the global market with U.S at the forefront, closely followed by Europe.

What are the Factors Driving the Demand for the Infant Nutritional Premixes Market?

UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) recommend that infants begin breastfeeding within one hour of birth, be exclusively breastfed for the first six months, and continue breastfeeding until 2 years of age or beyond. However, fast moving life style limits the baby’s growth, thereby impelling the demand for formula-based food products.

Prominent demand determinant of infant nutritional premix is convenience as it caters parents demand for ready-to-eat food for babies that can be prepared in lesser time and comes with optimum mix of essential nutrients required for healthy growth.

The use of nutrient premixes in infant nutrition is increasing globally due to the rising consumer preference for nutritional fortification of infant formula and baby food products.

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Which are Some Lucrative Growth Opportunities for the Infant Nutritional Premixes Market?

Hefty investments in R&D for upgradation of existing products, mounting awareness among consumers regarding benefits of infant nutrition premixes are fostering demand. The most common infant formula includes pure cow's milk, casein and whey protein, combination of vegetable oils for fats, lactose for carbohydrates, and whey protein which caters the energy demand of infants.

Besides, latest innovations in nutritional premixes, which includes botanicals, nucleotides, organic ingredients, and probiotics has created a trend among the millennial parents. Inclusion of these ingredients helps in overall development of the babies and provides them with complete nutritional meal.

According to UNICEF, proper feeding of infants and young children can boost their chances of survival. It can also promote optimal growth and development, especially in the critical window from birth to 2 years of age. However, it reduces the mortality rate in infants as breast milk protects against gastroenteritis which is a major cause of infant deaths.

How Will Changing Trends Impact the Market for Infant Nutritional Premixes?

Today, parents are more mindful about the nutritional content in their baby food; thus, prominent brands in the market are making a further effort to offer good quality products to their customers.

Attributed to the mounting awareness concerning the benefits of consuming high infant nutrition products with exceptional formulations has led the demand in the global infant nutrition market.

In-order to augment the sales of infant products and easy intake, vendors are adding delicious flavours as well as healthy ingredients to their products. Most of them are endorsing in powdered form which is easily mixed with water, thereby catching eye of parents in emerging countries such as China, India and Japan.

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Country-wise insights

How is the U.S faring in the Infant Nutritional Premix Landscape?

The U.S governs over 36% market share in global market, backed by presence of key market players and huge consumption rate of infant nutritional products over the forecast period.

In recent years, infant car spending in the U.S has increased substantially. The average cost for providing centre-based child care for an infant amounts to US$ 1,230 per month, while a family child care home charges US$ 800 per month. On a median, households spend 18% of their income to cover the cost of child care for an infant.

Numerous manufacturers have established base across the U.S market. For instance, Abbott Nutrition offers three primary categories of infant premix formulations: Similac® Probiotic Tri-Blend, Similac® Advance® and Similac Pro-Advance® 20 which help strengthen gut microbiome and act as effective substitutes to breast milk.

Why is China an Attractive Infant Nutritional Premix Industry? 

In 2020, the surge in expenditure made the Chinese baby food & drink market worth US$ 30.1 Bn. China's one-child policy replaced with a two-child policy in 2015; a peak of 17.5 million births was registered the same year. This boom has meaningfully impacted the baby food industry, especially on standard milk formula intended for infants.

According to China's National Bureau of Statistics, 1/3rd of urban household expenditure is spent on children.  Much of this spending concentrated on everyday baby feeding and food-related to the small children. Currently, Chinese parents are increasingly demanding RTD food products, as they are convenient and it is being modified to their busy lifestyles.

The aforementioned factors along with soaring demand for homemade, fresh, organic baby food is fostering the infant nutritional premixes industry in China. According to Fact.MR, the market will grow with a CAGR of nearly 10% from 2021 to 2031.

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Category-wise insights

How Vitamins Based Infant Products are Advancing Market Growth?

Vitamin based infant nutritional premix accounted for nearly 1/3rd market share amongst all ingredients in 2020, expected to witness a growth of over 5% across the coming decade, according to Fact.MR.

Augmenting attention of parents towards a wholesome meal for their child’s health created a demand for vitamins-based products. Popular brands like Nestle-Ceregrow are catering the demand by adding healthy ingredients including necessary vitamins for new born babies to gain consumer’s trust.

Why are Powdered Infant Nutritional Premixes Catching the Eye? 

By form, powdered infant nutritional premixes accumulated the largest revenue share in 2020 and it is poised to maintain its stance on a positive growth trajectory with a CAGR of nearly 6% throughout the forecast period.

The demand for the powdered nutritional premixes is soaring at a substantial rate- both across developed and developing countries. This is attributed to the distinguishing attributes of powdered products, such as easy solubility in water.

Owing to the manifold benefits such as higher durability and convenience, the nutritional premixes market exhibited a protuberant shift from liquid to powder form in recent years.

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Competitive Landscape

Prominent players are embracing innovative approaches such as ground-breaking marketing tactics, new retail stores launch, technological advancements, mergers, and acquisitions.

  • In September 2021, Koninklijke DSM NV announced its strategic decision to simplify its operating structure by reorganizing its health, nutrition & bioscience activities into three distinct groups, each with clear opportunities to benefit health of the people and planet
  • In July 2020, Redox announced the partnership with JKP Nutrition to supply custom vitamin and mineral infant nutritional premixes to the Australian and New Zealand markets. 

Report Scope:



Market size value in 2020

US$ 215 Mn

Market forecast value in 2031

US$ 370 Mn

Growth Rate

CAGR of 6.1% from 2021-2031

Forecast Period


Historical Data Available for


Market Analysis

US$ Mn for Value & Tons for Volume

Key Regions Covered

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • East Asia
  • South Asia
  • Oceania
  • Middle East & Africa

Key Countries Covered

  • U.S
  • Canada
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • U.K
  • Nordics
  • Russia
  • Poland
  • Japan
  • China
  • India
  • Australia
  • GCC
  • South Africa

Key Market Segments Covered

  • Pet Type
  • Pad Size
  • Usability
  • Material
  • Sales Channel
  • and Region

Key Companies Profiled

  • Glanbia Plc.
  • Koninklijke DSM N.V
  • SternVitamin GmbH & Co. AG
  • Lycored Limited
  • Watson Inc.
  • Fenchem Biotek Limited
  • Hexagon Nutrition Pvt. Ltd.
  • Jubilant Life Sciences
  • Farbest Brands
  • Prinova Group LLC
  • Barentz International B.V
  • Vitablend Nederland B.V
  • ADM
  • Vaneeghan International B.V


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Key Segments Covered

  • Form

    • Powder
    • Liquid
  • Ingredient

    • Vitamins
    • Minerals
    • Nucleotides
    • Amino Acids
    • Others
  • Function

    • Bone Health
    • Immunity
    • Digestion
    • Vision Health
    • Brain Health & Memory
    • Others

Infant Nutritional Premix Market- Scope of Report

A recent study by Fact.MR on the infant nutritional premix market offers a 10-year forecast for 2021 to 2031. The study analyzes crucial trends that are currently determining the growth of the market. This report explicates vital dynamics, such as the drivers, restraints, and opportunities for key market players along with key stakeholders as well as emerging players associated with the manufacturing of infant nutritional premix.

The study also provides the dynamics responsible for influencing the future status of footwear market over the forecast period. A detailed assessment of value chain analysis, business execution, and supply chain analysis across regional markets has been covered in the report. A list of prominent companies operating in the infant nutritional premix market, along with their product portfolios, enhances the reliability of this comprehensive research study.

Report Summary

The study offers a comprehensive analysis of diverse features, including production capacities, demand, product developments, revenue generation, and sales of the Infant nutritional premix across the globe.

A comprehensive estimate of the market has been provided through an optimistic as well as a conservative scenario, taking into account the sales of the Infant nutritional premix during the forecast period. Price point comparison by region with the global average price is also considered in the study.

Key Questions Answered in Report

  • Which are the most lucrative infant nutritional premix markets?
  • Which factors will impact the growth of infant nutritional premix?
  • How will changing trends impact the strategies of market players?
  • How can market players capture the low-hanging opportunities across regions?
  • Which companies are leading the infant nutritional premix industry?
  • What are the winning strategies of stakeholders in the market?

Analysis on Market Size Evaluation

The market has been analyzed for each segment in terms of volume (Tons) and value (US$ Mn).

Estimates at global and regional levels for the Infant nutritional premix are available in terms of “US$ Mn” for value and in “‘Tons” for volume. A Y-o-Y growth contrast on prominent market segments, along with market attractiveness evaluation, has been incorporated in the report. Furthermore, absolute dollar opportunity analysis of all the segments adds prominence to the report.

Absolute dollar opportunity plays a crucial role in assessing the level of opportunity that a manufacturer/distributor can look to achieve, along with identifying potential resources, considering the sales and distribution perspective in the global infant nutritional premix market.

Inspected Assessment on Regional Segments

Key sections have been elaborated in the report, which has helped deliver projections on regional markets. These chapters include regional macros (political, economic, and business environment outlook), which are expected to have a momentous influence on the growth of the infant nutritional premix market during the forecast period.

Country-specific valuation on demand for infant nutritional premix has been offered for each region, along with market scope estimates and forecasts, price index, and impact analysis of the dynamics of prominence in regions and countries. For all regional markets, Y-o-Y growth estimates have also been incorporated in the report.

Detailed breakup in terms of value & volume for emerging countries has also been included in the report.

In-depth Analysis on Competition Analysis

The report sheds light on leading manufacturers of infant nutritional premix, along with their detailed profiles. Essential and up-to-date data related to market performers who are principally engaged in producing infant nutritional premix have been brought with the help of a detailed dashboard view. Market share analysis and comparison of prominent players provided in the report permit report readers to take preemptive steps in advancing their businesses.

Company profiles have been included in the report, which includes essentials such as product portfolios and key strategies, along with an all-inclusive SWOT analysis on each player. Company presence is mapped and presented through a matrix for all the prominent players, thus providing readers with actionable insights, which helps in thoughtfully presenting the market status, and predicting the competition level in the infant nutritional premix domain. 

Research Methodology

In Fact.MR’s study, a unique research methodology is utilized to conduct extensive research on the growth of the infant nutritional premix industry, and reach conclusions on the future growth parameters. This research methodology is a combination of primary and secondary research, which helps analysts ensure the accuracy and reliability of the draw conclusions.

Secondary resources referred to by analysts during the preparation of the market study include statistics from governmental organizations, trade journals, white papers, and internal and external proprietary databases. Analysts have interviewed senior managers, product portfolio managers, CEOs, VPs, marketing/product managers, and market intelligence managers, all of whom have contributed to the development of the research report as a primary resource.

- FAQs -

As of 2020, sales of infant nutritional premixes were estimated to reach nearly US$ 203 Mn

From 2016 to 2020, infant nutritional premixes sales expanded at approximately 4% CAGR

According to Fact.MR, infant nutritional premix demand is to likely to expand at a CAGR of 6.1% from 2021 to 2031

Convenience amid its reduced cost and easy availability is driving infant nutritional premix demand

The U.S is expected to generate 36% of the global infant nutritional premix revenue until 2031

China is expected to register impressive growth, clocking a CAGR of 10% until 2031

Vitablend, Royal DSM, SternVitamin, Lycored Limited, BASF SE, ADM Company, and Jubilant Life Science Limited, are some prominent infant nutritional premix manufacturers

Vitamin based infant nutritional premixes will be most consumed, soaring at a CAGR of 5%

Powdered infant nutritional premixes is expected to be most preferred, surging at 6% CAGR

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