Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market: Market Outlook
Lecithin is a type of fat which found in many food products and it is essential for body cells. Specialty lecithin ingredients are a group of fatty substances which is found in plants and animals tissues. Specialty lecithin is found in red meat, eggs, organ meats, seafood and legumes, such as soybeans, kidney beans, and black beans. Specialty Lecithin Ingredients are available in commercial form and used in cosmetics, as emulsifier, medications and in preparation of foods. It is also used to improve the shelf life of food products. Commercially Specialty Lecithin Ingredients are available in supplement form. These supplements are used to treat high cholesterol and also used to improve the digestive system.
Commercially specialty lecithin is made from a mixture of inositol, phosphatides of choline and ethanolamine with a small number of other lipids. Specialty lecithin ingredients are used as stabilizer and emulsifier. Specialty Lecithin Ingredients is used in health supplements. Assembly of phosphatidylcholine compounds is called Lecithin which includes phosphatidyl, phosphatidyl ethanolamine and phosphatidyl serine combined with carbohydrates and fatty acids.
Growing demand for processed food would wide drive the market for specialty lecithin ingredients:
Food processing includes the methods and techniques which are used to convert raw materials into the food products. Especially in Europe, North America, Africa, the Middle East, and South America demand for processed food increases. There are many additives used in the food processing industry to improve the taste and appearance of food products. Specialty lecithin ingredients are used in the bakery industry as emulsifier due to its water-binding abilities, dispersing effects and hydration. Lecithin also includes in clean label emulsifier category. This increases the demand for specialty lecithin ingredients in the processed food industry.
Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market: Market Segmentation
On the basis of Source, Global Vegan Flavors Market has been segmented as:
On the basis of form, Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market has been segmented as:
On the basis of application, Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market has been segmented as:
On the basis of End-use, Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market has been segmented as:
Some of the key players identified across the value chain of the Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market include Cargill, Archer Daniels Midland, Soya International (Europe) Ltd, Yugen Chemicals Pvt. Ltd., Kerry Group, Naturex, Bunge Loders Croklaan, DuPont Nutrition & Health, Estelle Chemicals, Taiyo Kagaku, Fiberstar, Tate & Lyle, Fuerst Day Lawson, Ingredion, Tic Gums, Puratos Group, RIKEN VITAMIN Co., Ltd.,etc.
Opportunities for Participants in the Global Specialty Lecithin Ingredients Market
A majority of the U.S. population is health conscious. For covering masses food and wellness industry `more inclined to improve the taste of the food products by adding additives and chemicals. The opportunity for healthy food making industries to innovate food products with natural additives. As Specialty Lecithin Ingredients are made from all-natural ingredients, demand for this market is increasing.
Specialty lecithin ingredients are obtained from soy, sunflower seeds and rapeseeds in which soy lecithin is commercially affordable and used in many health and nutritional supplements. Specialty lecithin ingredients are made by used in bakery and confectionary to improve the texture. The use of specialty lecithin ingredients gives good texture, creamy form and smooth icing in chocolates. Specialty lecithin ingredients are used in health supplements as well. Lecithin is a fat which is essential for body cell. Soy lecithin is used to maintain cognitive functions as well as liver functions. Specialty Lecithin Ingredients are used as binding agents as it effectively binds water and fat. Specialty lecithin ingredients are used to improve shelf life in packed food products. It reduces stickiness. It also acts as releasing agents for bakery food products. Healthy and nutritious food market are grown mainly in the U.S. and APAC region which is a good opportunity for specialty lecithin ingredients market to grow. Among these types of specialty lecithin ingredients, canola lecithin is famous in bakery and confectionary and ice-creams as it has a mild taste and allergen free. In U.S. Non-GMO verified ingredients and de-oiled lecithin ingredients have a good opportunity in the forecasted period as organic food products hold major market share.
Brief Approach to Research
Our analysis will follow a modeling-based approach and triangulation methodology to estimate data covered in this report. A detailed market understanding and assessment of the applications, types, forms, and end uses of the product segments covered in the study is followed by carrying out a demand-side approach to estimate the sales of target product segments, which is then cross-referenced with a supply-side assessment of value generated over a pre-defined period. The statistics and data are collected at a regional level, consolidated and synthesized at a global level to estimate the overall market sizes.
Key Data Points Covered In the Report
Some of the key data points covered in our report include: