Sodium Malate Market: Market Outlook
Sodium malate is a sodium salt and derived from the malic acid. Sodium malate is also known as a sodium salt of malic acid. Malic acid can be obtained from the fermentation process of natural sugars. Sodium malate also found naturally in unripe apples and other fruits such as cherries, cranberries, plums, apricots, peaches, pears, tomatoes, and others. It acts as a flavoring agent and acidity regulator after used as a food additive and also has vital use in the cosmetic industry as a skin conditioning agent.
Sodium malate is used as food additives for different food applications. It is mostly used in processed food where it works as a flavoring agent and as well as improve the shelf-life of processed food. In addition, sodium malate is also applicable to the cosmetics industry where it is utilized for personal care products. Sodium malate act as a humectant in the cosmetic industry, especially for skin care products. Further research is ongoing on the sodium malate to discover the more end use of this product.
Increasing demand of processed food across the globe is among the deriving factor of global sodium malate market
Processed food demand is rising due to the presence of different flavor and taste which is driving the global sodium malate market. Processed food consumption has experienced a significant amount of growth from the last decade and one of the major reason is the use of different food additives to enhance the flavor and taste of food. Sodium malate is used to enhance the flavor in processed food and also utilized as an acidity regulator for the different processed food. Furthermore, comprehensive research on sodium malate has resulted that sodium malate can be used as a substitute of sodium chloride which can reduce the salt consumption in daily diets, which can provide the better opportunity to the sodium malate to have the proper growth in future.
However, excessive consumption of sodium malate can increase the threat of lowering blood pressure on those people who are prone to low blood sugar which can restrain the growth of the global sodium malate market. Apart from that, sodium malate consumption is prohibited during the pregnancy and also cannot be used for the baby foods which also one of the major challenge for the sodium malate market which needs to be overcome.
Global Sodium Malate Market Segmentation
On the basis of end use industry, global sodium malate market is segmented as:
- Food & Beverages
- Personal Care
On the basis of application, global sodium malate market is segmented as:
- Flavoring agent
- Acidity regulator
On the basis of region, global sodium malate market is segmented as:
- North America
- South Asia
- East Asia
- South America
- Middle East and Africa
Global Sodium Malate Market: Key Players
Some of the major players of the global sodium malate market are Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC., ChemNet, Penta Manufacturer, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Lonza, Qingdao Twell Sansino Import & Export Co., and others.
Opportunities for market participants in the global sodium malate market
Sodium malate is an extensively used food additive for the food and beverage industry and also applicable for the personal care products which can provide the better opportunities to the manufacturers of sodium malate to gain the potential growth in sodium malate market. In addition, as processed food consumption is growing in emerging countries, market participants have a better opportunity to produce and market the sodium malate in these countries.
Global Sodium Malate Market: Regional Outlook
Europe is leading the global sodium malate market with the highest market share due to the high consumption of processed foods. North America is followed by Europe which is showing the significant value share in the global used cooking oil. However, South and East Asia are projecting the highest growth in the global sodium malate market due to increasing per capita income, growing demand of processed food, and potential growth of the cosmetic industry in the region.
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The report covers exhaustive analysis on:
- Market Segments
- Market Dynamics
- Market Size
- Supply & Demand
- Current Trends and Issues and Challenges
- Competition & Companies Involved
- Value Chain
The regional analysis includes:
- North America (U.S., Canada)
- Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest Of Latin America)
- Europe (Germany, Italy, France, the U.K, Spain, Nordic countries, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Poland, Russia, Rest of Europe)
- APAC (India, China, ASEAN, Australia & New Zealand)
- The Middle East and Africa (GCC countries, S. Africa, N. Africa, Rest Of MEA)
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