Sucrose Esters: Market Introduction
Sucrose esters are an exceptional group of emulsifiers derived by esterifying sucrose with edible fatty acids from palm oil. Sucrose esters are used as a low-fat alternative in a wide range of applications. However sucrose esters are obtained from edible fatty acids and sucrose, sucrose esters have a unique range of high quality and are exceptional non-ionic emulsifiers. As the sucrose esters have good conditioning and stabilizing properties, they have extensive applications in the various industries such as agricultural, food, personal care, fine chemical, detergent, and pharmaceutical.
Sucrose esters are used as emulsifiers, with emulsification they have further functionalities for which they are regularly used. Other functions are sugar crystallization, starch interaction, protein interaction, and aeration. Due to its exceptional functional properties sucrose esters are used in a wide range of applications such as in bakery products, mousses, and ice cream. It provides a softer texture and a finer crumb structure as well as improves the texture, stability, and flavor.
Sucrose Esters and its Properties:
It is a high-quality and efficient food emulsifier and surfactant. Sucrose esters have a variety of functions such as emulsification, defoaming, dispersion, preventing, retrogradation of starch, regulating viscosity, governing crystallization, and stabilization. Sucrose ester is neutral in taste, water soluble, UHT-stable, and odor. Manufacturers can use sucrose esters to improve the manufacturing process. Sucrose esters decrease the mixing time and also keep viscosity low.
Sucrose ester improves the stability, texture, and flavor of the variety of food products such as sauces, dairy products, and ice cream. Sucrose esters are the exceptional ingredient that they can help in boosting other emulsifiers and develop the air bubble structure. It prevents proteins from burning and preserve starches from premature staling.
Sucrose Esters: Market Dynamics
Manufacturers are extensively using the sucrose ester not only as an emulsifier but also as a stabilizer and conditioning agent and this is increasing the demand for sucrose esters. Exceptional texturizing, flavoring, and stabilizing functional properties of sucrose esters leads to increase the large usage of it in a variety of industries, which helps in the growth of the sucrose esters market across the globe. Sucrose esters are widely used because of its excellent water solubility and high HLB (hydrophilic-lipophilic balance) value. Natural and mild sucrose esters are used in a cosmetic and personal care product due to its unique properties such as softness, silkiness, stability, and versatility.
Sucrose Esters Market: Segmentation
On the basis of HLB value, the global Sucrose Esters market has been segmented as:
On the basis of the Form, the global Sucrose Esters market has been segmented as:
On the basis of Fatty acids, the global Sucrose Esters market has been segmented as:
On the basis of applications, the global Sucrose Esters market has been segmented as:
On the basis of Region, the global Sucrose Esters market has been segmented as:
Sucrose Esters: Market Participants
Some of the market participants dominating the global Sucrose Esters market identified across the value chain include Alfa Chemicals, Sisterna B.V, BASF SE, P&G Chemicals, Croda International PLC, Felda Iffco Sdn Bhd, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation, Dai-Ichi Kogyo Seiyaku Co. Ltd, Evonik Industries AG, and World Chem Industries among the other sucrose esters manufacturers.
Opportunities for Participants in the Sucrose Esters Market
Exceptional conditioning and stabilizing properties help manufacturers of food, cosmetics, and pharmaceutical in manufacturing their products. Increasing demand from manufacturers of different industries leads to an increase in the demand for sucrose esters and helps in the growth of the sucrose esters market. Sucrose ester not only used as an emulsifier but also used for starch interaction, protein protection, sugar crystallization and aeration by manufacturers. These functional properties of sucrose ester boost the demand for it in the global market in the near future. Increasing cosmetic and personal care industry demanding more natural and high functional sucrose esters for manufacturing its products. This will leads to boost the demand of sucrose esters in the near future.