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Europe Phytosterols Market - By Type, Application and Geography-Market Shares, Forecasts And Trends 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4386931
  • Report
  • Region: Europe
  • 104 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
until Dec 31st 2019
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Phytosterols are the plant stanols or sterols which are natural components of the diet. The main source of phytosterols are spreads and margarines, vegetable oils, breads, cereals and such. The average daily intake of plant sterols needed is 300 mg but European normal diet has daily consumption of phytosterols in the range of 17-24 mg which is way lesser than what is required to reduce the LDL-cholesterol in blood. Therefore the consumption enhancement requirement leads to European phytosterols market growth. From past years European market has been the main leader for phytosterols and it will be in the list of top consumers for the next five years, contributing big share in global phytosterol market growth by 8.5% till 2020.

European Union Scientific Committee on Foods has concluded phytosterol esters margarines and dairy products as safe for human consumption. EU has approved the phytosterols portion of 3gms per one portion one day. Therefore the ease in regulation has given a boost to the phytosterol market globally. Germany has been the biggest consumption country of Europe in 2014 and the CAGR is expected to grow by x.x% by 2020 for overall Europe.

The EU regulations for phytosterol intake in various products differ from country to country and becomes biggest concern for the market players. For instance, considering yoghurt drink phytosterol content in Germany, Italy and Spain is 3.4gm per 65 ml however it is different for UK as of 3.4gm per 70ml. However the European regulations are favorable for the phytosterols market to grow and it is one of the biggest parameters of the growth of the phytosterol industry and making it global leader from past few years and expected to be in next five years.

The other important factor of phytosterols market growth is the cardio vascular diseases parameter of the country as phytosterols are useful in cholesterol reduction and reduces heart diseases. In 2014, in Europe, the death percentage was 46% due to cardio vascular diseases and this is expected to increase, therefore the control of such disease will take place in coming years, therefore it is expected for phytosterol market in Europe to grow by xx% till 2020. However there are various regulations for consumption for pregnant women and children, hence become hindrance in the market growth.

This report consists of insights of market based on segmentations on the parameters of product type, application type and geographical basis. The product type differentiations are Beta-sitosterol, Campesterol, and Stigmasterol. However the other elements include avenasterol, ergosterol, brassicasterol, lupeol, and cycloartenol. Moreover, the beta- sitosterol accumulated the largest market share in 2013 of 65.48% and is expected to grow in the next five years. The industry dominant companies include BASF, Archer Daniels Midlands (ADM), Raisio Life Sciences and Bunge Limited which have global presence and major players in European market as well.

This Report Offers:

1. Market Definition for the specified topic along with identification of key drivers and restraints for the market.

2. Market analysis for the Europe Phytosterols Market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale.

3. Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities and identification of key companies, which can influence the market on a global and regional scale.

4. Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their share of markets.

5. Identification and analysis of the Macro and Micro factors that affect the Europe Phytosterols Market on both global and regional scale.

6. A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.

Why Buy This Report?

1. For getting a comprehensive overview of the Europe Phytosterols Market.

2. To gain wide-ranging information about the major players in this industry and the strategies adopted by them.

3. To gain an insight about the major countries/regions in which this industry is blooming and also identify the regions, which are untapped.
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1. Introduction
1.1 Research Methodology
1.2 Definition of the Market
2. Key findings of the study
3. Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Dynamics
3.2.1 Drivers Increasing prevalence of heart diseases Supportive regulatory environment Increasing End-Use Applications
3.2.2 Restraints Low consumer awareness Side Effects of Phytosterols
3.2.3 Opportunities Increased Health Consciousness Technical innovations
3.2.4 Porter Five Forces Analysis Bargaining Power of Suppliers Bargaining Power of Buyers Threat of New Entrants Threat of Substitute Products and Services Degree of Competition
4. Market Segmentation
4.1 By Application
4.1.1 Food Ingredients
4.1.2 Pharmaceuticals
4.1.3 Cosmetics
4.1.4 Others
4.2 By Product
4.2.1 Beta-sitosterol
4.2.2 Campesterol
4.2.3 Stigmasterol
4.2.4 others(avenasterol, ergosterol, brassicasterol, lupeol, and cycloartenol)
4.3 By Geography
4.3.1 Asia-Pacific China Japan India Australia others
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
5.2 Joint Ventures
5.3 New Product Launches
5.4 Most active companies in the past five years
5.5 Market Share Analysis
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Raisio Plc
6.2 BASF
6.3 Bunge Limited
6.4 Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
6.5 DuPont
6.6 Cargill
6.7 Arboris
6.8 Pharmachem Laboratories
6.9 Forbes Medi-Tech Inc.
6.10 Gustav Parmentier
6.11 Enzymotec Ltd.
6.12 Danone
6.13 Teriaka
6.14 Unilever
7. Appendix
7.1 Disclaimer
7.2 Sources
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