Global Hydrocolloids Market - Industry Trends, Opportunities and Forecasts to 2023

  • ID: 4451992
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 90 pages
  • Knowledge Sourcing Intelligence LLP
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  • Ashland
  • Cargill Incorporated
  • CP Kelco
  • Darling Ingredients, Inc
  • DowDuPont
  • DSM
  • MORE
The global hydrocolloids market is projected to grow from US$8.260 billion in 2018 and to grow to US$10.367 billion in 2023, exhibiting a CAGR of 4.65% during the forecast period. Hydrocolloids are used extensively in wide variety of food products as gelling and thickening agents for improving shelf-life and quality of food products. Growing global demand for processed and ready-to-use food and beverage items augments the demand for hydrocolloids across food and beverage sector. Rising applications of hydrocolloids across end use sectors such as textiles and pulp and paper industry further propels the growth of global hydrocolloids market.

Geographically, North America holds the largest market share across the globe owing to the presence of major market players in the region coupled with high investment in R&D activities. However, Asia-Pacific will witness the fastest regional market growth during the projected period owing to the rising demand for processed and convenient food items in the region. Growing awareness about medicines among consumers is boosting the demand for OTC drugs in countries like China and India which, in turn, further supports the demand for hydrocolloids across pharmaceutical sector in the region.

Research Methodology

The report provides brief introduction of the market and deals with detailed research methodology for calculating market size and forecasts, secondary data sources used and the primary inputs which were taken for data validation. This section also outlines various segmentations which have been covered as part of the report.

Market Dynamics

This section provides comprehensive market dynamics through an overview section along with growth drivers, challenges and opportunities which exist in the current market. This section of the report also provides supplier and industry outlook as a whole; key industry, global and regional regulations which are determining the market growth and a brief technological aspect of Hydrocolloids. Complete industry analysis has also been covered through Porter’s five forces model as a part of this report section.


Global Hydrocolloids market is segmented by product type, source, function, end-user industry, and geography.

By Product Type
  • Guar Gum
  • Gum Arabic
  • Xanthan
  • Starch
  • Locust Bean Gum
  • Gelatin
  • Agar
  • Carrageenan
  • Alginate
  • Pectin
  • Others
By Source
  • Animal
  • Plants
  • Synthetic
By Function
  • Gelling
  • Thickener
  • Coating
  • Emulsifier
  • Others
By End-User Industry
  • Food and Beverage
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Cosmetics and Personal Care
  • Textiles
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Others
By Geography
  • North America
  • South America
  • Europe
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Asia-Pacific
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  • Ashland
  • Cargill Incorporated
  • CP Kelco
  • Darling Ingredients, Inc
  • DowDuPont
  • DSM
  • MORE
1. Introduction

2. Research Methodology

3. Executive Summary

4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Segmentation
4.2. Drivers
4.3. Restraints
4.4. Opportunities
4.5. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.6. Technology Overview
4.7. Industry Regulations
4.8. Industry Value Chain Analysis

5. Global Hydrocolloids Market Forecast by Product Type (US$ Billion)
5.1. Guar Gum
5.2. Gum Arabic
5.3. Xanthan
5.4. Starch
5.5. Locust Bean Gum
5.6. Gelatin
5.7. Agar
5.8. Carrageenan
5.9. Alginate
5.10. Pectin
5.11. Others

6. Global Hydrocolloids Market Forecast by Source (US$ Billion)
6.1. Animal
6.2. Plant
6.3. Synthetic

7. Global Hydrocolloids Market Forecast by Function (US$ Billion)
7.1. Gelling
7.2. Thickener
7.3. Emulsifier
7.4. Coating
7.5. Others

8. Global Hydrocolloids Market Forecast by End User Industry (US$ Billion)
8.1. Food and Beverage
8.2. Pharmaceuticals
8.3. Cosmetics and Personal Care
8.4. Textiles
8.5. Paints and Coatings
8.6. Others

9. Global Hydrocolloids Market Forecast by Geography (US$ Billion)
9.1. North America
9.2. South America
9.3. Europe
9.4. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
9.5. Asia Pacific (APAC)

10. Competitive Intelligence
10.1. Investment Analysis
10.2. Recent Investments and Deals
10.3. Strategies of Key Players

11. Company Profiles
11.1. Cargill Incorporated
11.1.1. Overview
11.1.2. Financials
11.1.3. Products and Services
11.1.4. Recent Developments
11.2. DowDuPont
11.2.1. Overview
11.2.2. Financials
11.2.3. Products and Services
11.2.4. Recent Developments
11.3. Ashland
11.3.1. Overview
11.3.2. Financials
11.3.3. Products and Services
11.3.4. Recent Developments
11.4. Ingredion
11.4.1. Overview
11.4.2. Financials
11.4.3. Products and Services
11.4.4. Recent Developments
11.5. Darling Ingredients, Inc
11.5.1. Overview
11.5.2. Financials
11.5.3. Products and Services
11.5.4. Recent Developments
11.6. Kerry Group plc
11.6.1. Overview
11.6.2. Financials
11.6.3. Products and Services
11.6.4. Recent Developments
11.7. DSM
11.7.1. Overview
11.7.2. Financials
11.7.3. Products and Services
11.7.4. Recent Developments
11.8. The Lubrizol Corporation
11.8.1. Overview
11.8.2. Financials
11.8.3. Products and Services
11.8.4. Recent Developments
11.9. CP Kelco
11.9.1. Overview
11.9.2. Financials
11.9.3. Products and Services
11.9.4. Recent Developments
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  • Cargill Incorporated
  • DowDuPont
  • Ashland
  • Ingredion
  • Darling Ingredients, Inc
  • Kerry Group Plc
  • DSM
  • The Lubrizol Corporation
  • CP Kelco
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