Argentina Whey Protein Market - Trends, Growth, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

  • ID: 4514940
  • Report
  • Region: Argentina
  • 80 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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  • Agropur Msi LLC
  • Arla Foods
  • Cargill
  • Dairy Products
  • Dmk Group
  • Frieslandcampina
  • MORE
The global whey protein market is expected to reach 12.9 Billion by 2023 registering a CAGR of 7.2%, during the forecast period of 2018 - 2023. Whey is a liquid material procured from manufacturing of cheese. It is a mixture of beta-lactoglobulin, immunoglobins, bovine serum albumin, and alpha-lactalbumin. Whey protein can be of three primary types: whey protein concentrate (WPC), whey protein isolate (WPI), and hydrolyzed whey protein (HWP). It has come a long way from being a by-product to becoming one of the highly sophisticated industries functioning in food/food derivatives segment today.

Market Dynamics

Dairy, infant formula and bakery markets have experienced a consistent growth in Argentina. However, an increased demand for dairy ingredients/ alternatives and recombined milk was witnessed in the country over the past 5 years. This, aided by the consumer shift towards balanced and healthy diets, resulted in a demand for supplementary/ high quality proteins. The gap was filled in by whey protein due to its high popularity in the western world and wide-spread benefits in clinical nutrition and weight management.

Key developments
  • November 2017 - New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra joined forces with two US dairy concerns to become an equal shareholder in Oregon-based whey protein concentrate and lactose manufacturer Columbia River Technologies
  • September 2017 - Glanbia Nutritionals Launched Heat Stable and Soluble Hydrolyzed Whey Protein. ProTherma™ which was an agglomerated hydrolyzed whey protein designed to withstand high temperatures giving it the ability to stay soluble and stable when added to hot water
  • June 2017 - Arla Foods Ingredients launched a new whey protein solution that the company says ensured that the protein bars it is used in stay soft for at least a year.

Reasons to Purchase this Report
  • Analyzing outlook of the market with the recent trends and Porter’s five forces analysis
  • Market dynamics which essentially consider the factors, which are impelling the present market scenario, along with growth opportunities of the market in the years to come
  • Market segmentation analysis, including qualitative and quantitative research incorporating the impact of economic and non-economic aspects
  • Regional and country level analysis integrating the demand and supply forces that are influencing the growth of the market
  • Competitive landscape involving the market share of major players, along with the key strategies adopted for development in the past five years
  • Comprehensive company profiles covering the product offerings, key financial information, recent developments, SWOT analysis, and strategies employed by the major market players
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1. Introduction
1.1 Research Methodology
1.2 Definition of the Market
1.3 Report Description

2. Key findings of the study

3. Market Dynamics
3.1 Drivers
3.1.1 Rising population in the developing countries
3.1.2 High Western Influence for health and wellness
3.2 Restraints
3.2.1 High Production cost
3.2.2 Health/safety concerns when use is not regulated
3.2.3 Undefined regulatory guidelines
3.3 Opportunities
3.3.1 Increasing Prescription of supplements by doctors
3.3.2 Higher scope of application in personal care and sports nutrition
3.4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
3.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.4.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.4.5 Degree of Competition

4. Market Segmentation
4.1 By Type
4.1.1 Whey Protein Concentrate (WPC)
4.1.2 Whey Protein Isolate (WPI)
4.1.3 Hydrolyzed Whey Protein (HWP)
4.2 By Application
4.2.1 Functional Foods Infant Formula Confectionery Bakery Snacks Dairy Products Others
4.2.2 Functional Beverages Wine Whey Others
4.2.3 Dietary Supplements
4.2.4 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 Arla Foods
6.2 American Dairy Products Institute
6.3 Glanbia Nutritionals
6.4 Dairy Products 1
6.5 FrieslandCampina
6.6 Cargill
6.7 Agropur MSI,LLC
6.8 DMK Group
6.9 Fontera Co-Operative Group
6.10 Hilmar Cheese Company

7. Appendix
7.1 Abbreviations
7.2 Sources
7.3 Bibliography
7.4 Disclaimer
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  • Arla Foods
  • American Dairy Products Institute
  • Glanbia Nutritionals
  • Dairy Products
  • Frieslandcampina
  • Cargill
  • Agropur Msi LLC
  • Dmk Group
  • Fontera Co-Operative Group
  • Hilmar Cheese Company
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