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Herbal Supplements and Remedies - Global Strategic Business Report

  • Published: March 2013
  • Region: Global
  • 552 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Herbal Supplements and Remedies in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. Johns Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 135 companies including many key and niche players such as Arizona Natural Products, Inc., Arkopharma SA, Bio-Botanica, Inc., Blackmores Ltd., DSM Nutritional Products Ltd., Martek Biosciences Corporation, i-Health, Inc., Himalaya Drug Company, Indfrag Ltd., International Vitamin Corp., Natrol, Inc., Natures Aid, Natures Answer, Natures Sunshine Products, Inc., NBTY, Inc., Sundown Naturals, Nutraceutical Corporation, Pharma Nord APS, Pharmavite® LLC, Potters Herbal Medicines, Ricola AG, and TwinLab Corporation. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon READ MORE >

HERBAL SUPPLEMENTS AND REMEDIES

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Product Definitions I-3
Ginkgo Biloba I-3
Garlic I-4
Ginseng I-4
Echinacea I-4
St. Johns Wort I-4
Soy I-4
Aloe Vera I-4
Specialty Herbs I-4
Multi-Herbs I-4
Other Herbal Supplements I-4

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Herbal Supplements - A Quick Primer II-1
Changing Industry Dynamics of Herbal Supplements II-2
Herbal Supplements Market Wades through the Recession II-2
Women - the Major Consumer Group II-3
Table 1: Dietary Supplements Market Worldwide (2012):
Percentage Preference by Gender and Age Group (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Herbal Medicine - An Overview II-3
Table 2: Global Herbal Medicine Market by Segment (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Western Herbalism, Traditional
Chinese Medicine (TCM), Homeopathy, and Ayurveda (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4
Major Markets for Herbal Medicines II-4
Acceptance Increases as Standard Chemical Remedies Lose Appeal II-4

2. MARKET TRENDS & ISSUES II-5
Herbal Supplements Now a Niche Segment of the Functional Foods
Industry II-5
Ayurvedic Supplements Go Mainstream II-5
Women's Healthcare Needs Propel Herbal Supplements Market II-5
Specialty Products - A Booming Market II-6
Consumer Attitudes Vacillate with Conflicting Research Results II-6
Internet Emerges as an Effective Sales Channel II-6
Herbal Remedies Endangering Wild Plant Species II-7

3. SEGMENTAL ANALYSIS II-8
Ginkgo Biloba II-8
Vinpocetine: The New Ginkgo II-8
Adulteration to Hamper Market Growth II-8
Garlic II-8
Aging Population Drives Demand for Garlic Herbal Supplements II-8
Changing Lifestyles to Augur Well for Garlic Supplements II-9
Echinacea II-9
Echinacea Market, Steady but Challenged II-9
St. John's Wort II-10
Rising Incidence of Depression Fuels Growth in St. John's
Wort Supplements Market II-10
Soy II-10
Market for Soy based Food Products, Challenged but Going Strong II-11
An Overview of the Soy Supplements Market II-11
Controversy Over Soy's Role in Breast Cancer Recurrence Remains II-12
Table 3: Global Soybean Production by Leading Countries
(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown by Country - US, Brazil,
Argentina, China and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-12

Table 4: Global Soybean Consumption by Leading Countries
(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown by Geographic Region -
China, US, Argentina, Brazil, and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13

Table 5: Global Soybean Exporting Nations by Leading
Countries (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown for Brazil, US,
Argentina and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13
Green Tea II-13
Green Tea - A Fad in the West II-13
Green Tea and Weight Loss - Myth Busted II-14
China, the Largest Green Tea Exporting Nation II-14
Aloe Vera II-14

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-16
Herbal Supplements - An Introduction II-16
How are Herbal Supplements Prepared? II-16
Administration of Herbal Supplements II-17
The Regulatory Environment II-17
History II-18
Rise and Fall in American Herbalism II-19
Oriental and Ayurvedic Influences II-19
Product Segments - A Review II-19
Ginkgo Biloba - Oldest Living Tree Species II-19
Various Components Present in the G. biloba Extracts and
Their Health Benefits II-19
Dosage II-20
Precautions II-20
Garlic - Spice of Life! II-20
Nutritional Value of Raw Garlic (per 100 grams) II-21
Some of Garlic-Based Herbal Offerings II-21
Ginseng (Panax) - Multitude of Benefits II-21
Echinacea - The American Cone Flower II-22
Efficacy of Echinacea for Various Health Conditions II-22
St. John's Wort II-23
Efficacy of St. John's Wort for Various Health Conditions II-23
St.John's Wort Tested for Various Other Medical Uses II-23
Side-Effects II-24
St. John's Wort Interactions with Select Pharmaceutical Drugs II-24
Soy II-26
Health Benefits of Soy II-26
Aloe Vera II-26
Some of the Major Benefits of Aloe Vera to the Human Body II-27
External and Internal Applications of Aloe II-27
Some Health Benefits of Aloe Vera Juice II-27
Multi-Herbs II-28
Specialty Herbs II-28
Black Cohosh II-28
Green Tea II-28
Milk Thistle II-29
Schisandra II-29
Valerian II-29
Yohimbe II-29
Saw Palmetto II-29
Saw Palmetto Found to Alleviate Urinary Tract Problems in Men II-29
Bilberry II-30
Boswellia Serrata II-30
Centella Asiatica (Gotu Kola) II-30
Chrysantheumun Parthenum (Feverfew) II-30
Dandelion Root (Taraxacum Radix) II-30
Dong Quai (Angelica Sinensis) II-31
Ephedra II-31
Eucalyptus II-31
Figwort (Scrophularia Nodosa) II-31
Grape Seed Extract II-31
Hops II-31
Hydrastis Canadensis (Goldenseal) II-31
Licorice II-32
M. Recutita, C. Nobile (Chamomile) II-32
Marigold (Calendula Officinalis) II-32
Poke Root (Phytolacca Decandra) II-32
Pygeum Africanum (Pygeum) II-32
Rehmannia Glutinosa II-32
S. Canadensis (Elderberry) II-32
Scutellaria Baicalensis (Scullcap) II-32
Trifolium Pratense (Red Clover) II-32
Trigonella Foenum-Graecum (Fenugreek) II-33
Urtica Dioica (Nettle) II-33
Yellow Dock (Rumex crispus) II-33
Other Herbal Supplements II-33
Alfalfa II-33
Arctium Lappa (Burdock) II-33
Astragalus Membranaceus (Evening Primrose) II-33
Bupleurum Falcatum II-33
Capsicum Annum (Capsaicin) II-33
Cayanne II-34
Cinnamon II-34
Crataegus Oxycanthus (Hawthorn) II-34
Kava II-34
Cat's Claw II-34

5. ADVERSE EFFECTS OF HERBAL SUPPLEMENTS II-35
Combining Prescription Drugs with Herbal Supplements can Cause
Harm II-35
Supplements Heighten Risk of Fatal Drug Interactions among
Heart Patients II-35
Herbal supplements May Increase the Risk of Breast Cancer II-35
Impact of Herbal Supplements on Patients Undergoing Plastic
Surgery II-36
Herbal Remedies & Arthritis Patients II-36

6. EFFICACY OF HERBAL SUPPLEMENTS II-37
Are Herbal Supplements Really Effective? II-37
Some Notable Herbal Supplement Bans II-37
Ephedra II-37
Chaparral II-38
Penntroyal II-38
Kava Products II-38
MHUPO Prohibits Kava-Kava Sale II-38
Health Canada Bans Kava-Kava II-38
FSAI Orders Removal of 10 Herbal Supplement Products II-38

7. DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS II-39
Health Food Stores II-39
Mass Merchandisers II-39
Other Key Distribution Channels II-39

8. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-40
Merry Clinic Introduces Herbal Weight-loss Formulation in
LeanTone Max II-40
The Republic of Tea Rolls out BE ACTIVE TEAS Collection II-40
Cerilliant Launches Snap-N-Shoot® Multi-Component Mixes II-40
Boku Unveils Super Matcha Green Tea II-41
Naturopathica Rolls Out Aloe Replenishment Gel for Skin Care II-41
Schwabe Pharmaceuticals Develops EGb 761 Patented Ginkgo
Biloba Extract II-42
Cactus Botanics Unveils Milk Thistle Series II-42
Royal DSM Introduces Mind Health Nutritional Platforms II-42
Reliv International Launches LunaRich-Enriched Reliv Now for
Kids® II-42
Cho Yung Launches Innovative Weight-Loss Green Tea in UK II-42
MediHerb Launches an Enhanced Garlic Forte II-43
Twinlab Expands Nutrition Product Range II-43
Eternal Lifestyles Introduces New Range of Vitamins and
Supplements II-43
Tetley Unveils Three Innovative Green Tea Flavors II-44
Suntory Unveils Own-Brand Green Tea in Indonesia II-44
Celestial Seasonings Introduces ENERJI Green Tea Energy Shots II-44
Crodarom Unveils Ginseng Active II-44
InVite Health Launches GreenTea Fat Burner from Power Plant II-45
Orang Kampung Launches Herbal Teas II-45
Reliv Adds LunaRich™ to SoySentials® II-45
The Tea Spot Rolls Out Organic Green Teas II-46
INNOFOOD by Neuron and JR Suárez Monedero SL Introduce Black
Allium, the First Black Garlic II-46
Reliv International and Soy Labs Introduce Jointly Developed
LunaRich II-46
AOI Tea Launches Super Fine Matcha SF Series II-47
Cardium Therapeutics Launches Cerex II-47
Clarins to Introduce Daily Energizer Skincare Range for Young
Women II-47
Brooke Bond Launches Innovative Green Tea Range II-47
Christopher Ranch Unveils the Monviso Range of Garlic II-47
Hamsoa Acupuncuture Launches Hongki Tongki II-48
Slender Cider Unveils Energizing and Slimming Liquid Herbal
Concentrate II-48
Win Schuler Foods Launches Lia Maries Original Garlic Spread
and Five Cheese Garlic Spread II-48
Suntory and Tipco Jointly Launch Mirai in Thailand II-49
CBP Develops Siberian Ginseng (Acanthopanax) Polysaccharide
Extract Powder II-49
Tesco Re-Launches Black Garlic in the UK Market II-49
Gaia Herbs Introduces Aloe Vera Capsules with Added Vitamins
and Minerals II-49
Usana Health Sciences Introduces Booster C 600 II-50
Kemin Unveils AssuriTEA™ Green II-50

9. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-51
Renhuang Introduces Compound Schisandra Tablets II-51
Rectory Foods Introduces Ten-Strong Garlic Product Line II-51
Modicare Introduces Well Korean Red Ginseng II-51
The Garlic Company Launches Fresh Diced Garlic in Recipe-Ready
Pouches II-51
Herbz Introduces Go Lite Herbal Pill II-52
Rectory Foods Launches Eight-Strong Line of Garlic Products II-52
Frutarom Introduces EFLA451 Black Garlic Extract II-52
Oregons Wild Harvest Launches New Inflamma Shield™ Herbal
Supplement II-53
Spice World Launches Minced Garlic in Squeezable Bottles II-53
Il Hwa Launches GinST 15 II-53
Christopher Ranch Adds Green Garlic to Product Line II-53
Solbar Industries to Introduce Solpro 735 II-54
Rectory Foods Introduces New Garlic Range II-54
Jan Dekker Introduces Aloe Con Up 200 II-54
Lactiful Launches Lactiful Capsules™ II-54
Bliss Ayurveda Introduces Ayurvedic Herbal Supplements II-54
Hamdard Laboratories Introduces Jigreen II-55
Biotropics to Unveil New Health Products II-55
Solae Launches SUPRO® XF II-55
Gaia Herbs Introduces Acai Berry Liquid Phyto-cap™ II-55
Naturally Nova Scotia Launches Echinacea Throat Spray II-56
GreenDog Naturals Unveils Complete Calm II-56
GX International Launches GluControl II-56
Murad Introduces Pomegranate Mask II-57
Livethesource Introduces Nano-Encapsulated Supplement II-57
MediHerb Introduces Endocrine Essentials II-57
MediHerb Launches Adrenal Complex II-57
Biostar Introduces New Products II-57
ONE Bio Unveils Complete Beauty and Treatment Series II-58
RZN Nutraceuticals To Launch HerbaZorb Technology II-58
Hindustan Latex Partners with Kottakal to Launch Women's
Ayurvedic Products II-58
Bionorica Launches Sinupret® Monograph II-58
Hickman Health Launches an All Natural BeeReady II-58
RevGenetics Launches Nitro250 II-59
Soy Labs Unveils Peptide Product LunaSoy and Lunasin II-59

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-60
Viridian Nutrition Voluntarily Recalls Black Cohosh Root Capsules II-60
Valeant Inks Acquires Swiss Herbal Remedies II-60
Jamba Takes Over Talbott Teas II-60
Imperial Ginseng Enters Into an Asset Purchase Agreement with
Chai-Na-Ta II-61
DuPont Acquires Solae II-61
Pharmachem Takes Over Improve USA II-61
KT&G to Open First Ginseng Plant in China II-61
US Farms Inks Partnership Agreement with Natural Supplements
and Vitamins II-61
Scoular Enters Nutritional Sector with Soy Product II-62
DSM Nutritional Products Acquires Martek II-62
CHS Enters into Agreement to Acquire Solbar II-62
Mistral Ventures Acquires Natures Bioceuticals II-63

11. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-64
Vitacress Takes Over VHB II-64
Indena Inks Agreement with Jamieson Laboratories II-64
Renhuang Inks Acquisition Agreement with Yichun Red Star
Forest Bureau II-64
Oishi Increases Production Capacity of Ready-to-Drink Green Tea II-64
The Carlyle Group Takes Over NBTY II-65
US Farms and Phytoceutical Enter into Joint Operating Agreement II-65
Martek Biosciences Acquires Amerifit II-65
Inverness Medical Innovations Divests Dietary Supplement Business II-65
The Carlyle Group Acquires NBTY II-66
Mark T. Wendell Tea Acquires Grace Tea II-66
BioPharm Asia Acquires Tonghua Tianbao Wood Frog Cultivation II-66
Rohto Pharmaceutical Enters into Joint Venture with Uchida
Wakanyaku and Chinese Company II-66
National Pharmaceutical Signs Letter of Intent with Vida
Pharma International II-66
Atrium Innovations Acquires Trophic Canada II-67
Baywood International to Sell Nutritional Specialties to Nutra II-67
Herbalife Acquires Specific Assets of Micelle Laboratories II-67
Novus Int`l Arenus Takes Over Equilite II-67
Tessenderlo Kerley Acquires Linuron Herbicide Enterprise of
DuPont II-68
Bayer's Innovative Cross Licensing Agreements II-68
Fresh Harvest Enters into an Agreement with Pharma Health II-68
US Farms Enters into Distribution Partnership with Natures Best II-68
Avesthagen to Expand its Herbal Supplements Food Business in
India II-69
Vanguard Pharmaceutical Acquires Swine Guard II-69
Town Health International to Acquire Max Goodrich II-69
Berje Acquires Whole Herb Company II-69
TNC Acquires Trimlife II-69
Genesis Acquires Hongrui II-70
Atrium Innovations Takes over Nutri-Health Supplements II-70

12. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-71
Arizona Natural Products (US) II-71
Arkopharma SA (France) II-71
Bio-Botanica, Inc. (US) II-71
Blackmores Ltd. (Australia) II-72
DSM Nutritional Products Ltd. (Switzerland) II-72
Martek Biosciences Corporation (US) II-73
i-Health, Inc (US) II-73
Himalaya Drug Company (India) II-74
Indfrag Ltd. (India) II-74
International Vitamin Corp (US) II-74
Natrol, Inc. (US) II-75
Natures Aid (UK) II-75
Nature's Answer (US) II-76
Natures Sunshine Products, Inc. (US) II-76
NBTY, Inc. (US) II-77
Sundown Naturals (US) II-78
Nutraceutical Corporation (US) II-78
Pharma Nord APS (Denmark) II-79
Pharmavite® LLC (US) II-79
Potters Herbal Medicines (UK) II-79
Ricola AG (Switzerland) II-80
TwinLab Corporation (US) II-80

13. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-81
Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-81

Table 7: World Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-82

Table 8: World 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-83

Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ginkgo Biloba by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America & Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-84

Table 10: World Historic Review for Ginkgo Biloba by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America & Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-85

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Ginkgo Biloba by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-86

Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Garlic by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-87

Table 13: World Historic Review for Garlic by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-88

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Garlic by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-89

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Ginseng by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-90

Table 16: World Historic Review for Ginseng by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-91

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Ginseng by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-92

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Echinacea by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-93

Table 19: World Historic Review for Echinacea by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-94

Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Echinacea by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-95

Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for St.
John's Wort by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-96

Table 22: World Historic Review for St. John's Wort by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-97

Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for St. John's Wort by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-98

Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Soy
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-99

Table 25: World Historic Review for Soy by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-100

Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Soy by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-101

Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Aloe Vera by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-102

Table 28: World Historic Review for Aloe Vera by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-103

Table 29: World 15-Year Perspective for Aloe Vera by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-104

Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Specialty Herbs by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-105

Table 31: World Historic Review for Specialty Herbs by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-106

Table 32: World 15-Year Perspective for Specialty Herbs by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-107

Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Multi-Herbs by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-108

Table 34: World Historic Review for Multi-Herbs by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-109

Table 35: World 15-Year Perspective for Multi-Herbs by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2012 &
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-110

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Other Herbal Supplements by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-111

Table 37: World Historic Review for Other Herbal Supplements
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-112

Table 38: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Herbal
Supplements by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-113

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Outlook III-1
An Overview of the US Herbal Supplements Market III-1
Efficacy of Herbal Supplements Remains a Major Concern III-1
A Historic Review III-2
Expansion beyond the 1960s III-2
Market in the 1990s III-3
Trends and Issues III-3
Women - A Crucial Customer Base III-3
Rising Healthcare Costs the Major Growth Driver III-3
Segmental Trends III-4
Gingko Biloba Runs the Risk of Cancer III-4
Garlic Extensively Used to Avert Cardiovascular Diseases III-4
Selenium Fortified Garlic as Nutritional Supplement III-4
Conflicting Views on Labeling of St. John's Wort Supplements III-4
Gamut of Soy-based Introductions III-5
Table 39: Ranking of Health Benefits offered by Soy in
Order of Consumer Awareness (2012) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-5
Overharvesting Driving American Ginseng into Extinction III-5
Illegal Poaching Threatens to Upset Kentucky's Wild Ginseng
Trade III-6
Need for Healthier Lifestyles Drives Sales of Aloe Herbal
Supplements III-7
Black Cohosh Safe and Effective - States a New Meta-Analysis III-7
US FDA Bans Ephedra Supplements III-7
Regulatory Environment III-8
FDA Guidelines Governing New Ingredients and Manufacturing
Practices III-8
Distribution Landscape III-8
Table 40: US Herbal Dietary Supplement Retail Sales by
Channels (2011 & 2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales
Revenues for Mass Retail Stores, Specialty Stores and
Direct-to-Consumer Channels (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-9
An Overview of the US Dietary Supplements Market III-9
Table 41: US Market for Dietary Supplements (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Vitamins,
Specialty Supplements, Herbs and Botanicals, Sports
Nutrition Products, Meal Replacements and Minerals
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 42: Sales Channels for Dietary Supplements in the US
(2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for
Specialized and Health Food Stores, Mass Market,
Direct-to-Customer and Healthcare Practitioners (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 43: Frequency of Dietary Supplement Usage in the US
(2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11
Adult Usage of Dietary Supplements Increases III-11
Product Launches III-11
Strategic Corporate Developments III-18
Key Players III-19
B.Market Analytics III-26
Table 44: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 45: The US Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 46: The US 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

2. CANADA III-29
A.Market Analysis III-29
Outlook III-29
Snapshot of Canadian Ginseng Production and Trade III-29
Table 47: Canadian Ginseng Exports by Major Destination
(2010 & 2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volumes to
Hong Kong, US, China, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 48: Canadian Ginseng Imports by Origin (2010 & 2011):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Shipment Volumes from Hong
Kong, US, South Korea, China, Singapore, and Others, and
Canadian Re-imports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31
Canadian Market for Natural Health Supplements III-31
Table 49: Canadian Market for Natural Health Supplements
(2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by
Product Type - Health Foods, Medicinal Herbs,
Nutraceuticals, Sports Nutrition Products, Vitamins and
Minerals and Dietary Supplements (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-32
Strategic Corporate Developments III-32
B.Market Analytics III-33
Table 50: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment -
Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort,
Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other
Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 51: Canadian Historic Review for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 52: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-35

3. JAPAN III-36
A.Market Analysis III-36
Outlook III-36
Market Overview III-36
Reliance on Imports III-36
Laws Governing the Imports of Herbal Supplements Market III-37
Food Sanitation Law III-37
Plant Quarantine Law III-37
Green Tea Growers in Japan Eye the US Market III-37
B.Market Analytics III-38
Table 53: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment -
Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort,
Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other
Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 54: Japanese Historic Review for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 55: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-40

4. EUROPE III-41
A.Market Analysis III-41
Outlook III-41
Europe Herbal Supplements Market - An Overview III-41
Regulatory Environment III-41
Overview III-41
EU Directive Stifles Market for Non-European Traditional
Herbal Drugs III-43
EU Imposes Strict Regulations on OTC Herbal Medicines III-43
IMB Bans Echinacea for Children III-44
Regulations on Garlic based Medicinal Products Sale in the EU III-44
Permitted Claims for Garlic Medicinal Products in the
European Union III-44
B.Market Analytics III-45
Table 56: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia & Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 57: European Historic Review for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy,
UK, Spain, Russia & Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

Table 58: European 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia & Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2004,
2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 59: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment -
Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort,
Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other
Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 60: European Historic Review for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 61: European 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-50

4a. FRANCE III-51
A.Market Analysis III-51
Outlook III-51
Arkopharma SA - A Key Player III-51
B.Market Analytics III-52
Table 62: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 63: French Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 64: French 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

4b. GERMANY III-55
A.Market Analysis III-55
Outlook III-55
The German Market for Green Tea - An Overview III-55
Product Innovation III-55
B.Market Analytics III-56
Table 65: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 66: German Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 67: German 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

4c. ITALY III-59
A.Market Analysis III-59
Outlook III-59
B.Market Analytics III-60
Table 68: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 69: Italian Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 70: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-63
A.Market Analysis III-63
Outlook III-63
Market Overview III-63
Trends and Issues III-63
Select Indian Herbal Remedies Face Veto in UK III-63
Britons Embrace Green Tea, the Effervescent Herb for
Various Health Benefits III-63
Green Tea Favorite amongst the Young III-64
Regulatory Scenario III-64
Traditional Herbal Medicines III-64
Licensed Herbal Medicines III-64
MHRA Cautions People about the Risks of Liver Toxicity with
Black Cohosh III-65
Key Distribution Channels III-65
Product Launches III-65
Select Key Players III-66
B.Market Analytics III-68
Table 71: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 72: The UK Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 73: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

4e. SPAIN III-71
A.Market Analysis III-71
Outlook III-71
Product Launch III-71
B.Market Analytics III-72
Table 74: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 75: Spanish Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 76: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

4f. RUSSIA III-75
A.Market Analysis III-75
Outlook III-75
B.Market Analytics III-76
Table 77: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo
Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy,
Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal
Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 78: Russian Historic Review for Herbal Supplements and
Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 79: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Herbal Supplements
and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea,
St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs,
Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements Markets for Years
2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-79
A.Market Analysis III-79
Outlook III-79
Product Launch III-79
Strategic Corporate Development III-79
Select Key Players III-80
B.Market Analytics III-82
Table 80: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product
Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St.
John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs,
and Other Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 81: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba,
Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 82: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-84

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-85
A.Market Analysis III-85
Outlook III-85
Focus on Select Markets III-85
Australia III-85
Australians Attracted to Decaffeinated Green Tea III-85
China III-85
Increasing Gingko Consumption in China III-85
Table 83: Chinese Ginkgo Biloba Market (2012): Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales by Product Type (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86
Chinese Ginseng Producers Eye Bigger Share of Global
Ginseng Revenues III-86
US Levies Heavy Anti-Dumping Tariff on Chinese Garlic III-87
Domestic Aloe Industry Receives Government Backing III-87
Hong Kong III-88
Ageing Population: A Growth Driver for Herbal Supplements III-88
Traditional and Herbal Products Popular Among Consumers III-88
Impact of Recession on the Hong Kong Herbal Supplements
Market III-88
Decline in Value Sales III-88
H1N1 Scare Steered Sales in Related Categories III-88
International Companies Continued to Rule III-88
India III-89
Indian Herbs Fall Short when Compared to Chinese III-89
Challenges Trailing Indian Herbal Supplements Market III-89
Segmental Trends III-90
A Slow, Organic Growth Prediction for Green Tea
Consumption in India III-90
Soy Poised to Gain Importance in the Indian Protein
Products Market III-90
Aloe Vera Fails to Gain its Worth in India III-91
Korea III-91
Demand for Korean Red Ginseng Soars Skyward III-91
Table 84: South Korean Heath Supplements Market by Type
(2012): Percentage Breakdown of Sales Value for Red
Ginseng (Hongsam), Mineral & Vitamin Supplements, Aloe
Gel, Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 85: Leading Manufacturers in South Korean Red
Ginseng Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Sales
Revenues of Korea Ginseng Corp., NH Hansamin, Korea
Ginseng Bioscience, Dongwon F&B, Woongjin Food and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92
Philippines III-92
Ginkgo: One of the Most Popular Supplements III-92
Thailand III-93
Stiff Competition III-93
Product Launches III-93
Strategic Corporate Developments III-96
Select Key Players III-96
B.Market Analytics III-98
Table 86: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Geographic
Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 87: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - China,
India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 88: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India, and Rest of
Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 89: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product
Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St.
John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs,
and Other Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 90: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba,
Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 91: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-103

6. LATIN AMERICA III-104
A.Market Analysis III-104
Outlook III-104
Focus on Select Markets III-104
Brazil III-104
Great Potential for both Production and Consumption III-104
Government Bans Aloe Vera Containing Products III-104
Mexico III-105
B.Market Analytics III-105
Table 92: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Geographic
Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 93: Latin American Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - Brazil and
Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-106

Table 94: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil and Rest of Latin
America Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107

Table 95: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product
Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St.
John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs,
and Other Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-108

Table 96: Latin American Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba,
Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-109

Table 97: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-110

7. REST OF WORLD III-111
A.Market Analysis III-111
Outlook III-111
Demand for Herbal Products Rises in Saudi Arabia III-111
B.Market Analytics III-112
Table 98: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Herbal Supplements and Remedies by Product
Segment - Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St.
John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera, Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs,
and Other Herbal Supplements Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010
through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-112

Table 99: Rest of World Historic Review for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Ginkgo Biloba,
Garlic, Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-113

Table 100: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Herbal
Supplements and Remedies by Product Segment - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Ginkgo Biloba, Garlic,
Ginseng, Echinacea, St. John's Wort, Soy, Aloe Vera,
Specialty Herbs, Multi-Herbs, and Other Herbal Supplements
Markets for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-114

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 135 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 143)

The United States (80)
Canada (5)
Japan (3)
Europe (19)
- France (2)
- Germany (1)
- The United Kingdom (10)
- Italy (1)
- Spain (1)
- Rest of Europe (4)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (35)
Middle-East (1)

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