South America Food Additives Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

  • ID: 4536118
  • Report
  • Region: America, South America
  • 100 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • BASF
  • CorbionPurac
  • DSM
  • Firmenich
  • Kerry Group
  • MORE
Market Insights

The South America food additive market is anticipated to register a CAGR of 5.8%, during the forecast period (2018-2023).

Market Dynamics

A rapidly rising population and greater levels of urbanization have boosted demand for processed food products in the region, thus driving the demand for food additive in South America. Food ingredient manufacturers are looking at developing markets of the region as a new market space and introducing products the consumers are not aware of. Currently, basic infrastructure facilities, such as food processing infrastructure, transportation, cold chain, and unreliable power supplies are growing, which are boosting the food processing and additives market. However, the several complexities are restricting the growth of food additives market in South America.

Market Segmentation

By type, the acidulants segment is still emerging in the region and is expected to register a CAGR of 7.9%, during the forecast period. The anti-caking agent segment was valued USD 178.7 million in 2015, and can be further segmented into calcium compounds, sodium compounds, and silicon dioxide.

In the emulsifier segment, the South American food additive market is dominated by Brazil, and Argentina while countries, like Chile, Uruguay, Peru, and Colombia lag behind in development. Brazil accounted for a share of 53% of the overall market revenues and Argentina occupied another 33%, in 2016.

By application in the preservatives segment, beverages segment led the market in the region, followed by meat, poultry & sea food products, and bakery.

Regional Analysis

Brazil and Argentina together accounted for major share in the South American food additive market, owing to improved economic stability and thus, increasing demand for processed food products. However, the other South American countries, such as Chile, Peru, Colombia, and Uruguay are also perceived to have better prospects in food additives market. The Brazil food additive market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.2% during the forecast period.

Key developments
  • February 2018 - Sensient Technologies announced its strategic acquisition of Peru based GlobeNatural Company owned natural color business. The step is perceived as an important component of “seed to shelf” strategy in food colors.

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  • Market segmentation analysis, including qualitative & quantitative research incorporating the impact of economic & 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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  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • BASF
  • CorbionPurac
  • DSM
  • Firmenich
  • Kerry Group
  • MORE
1. Introduction
1.1 Key Deliverables of the study
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Market Definition

2. Research Approach & Methodology
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Research Designs
2.3 Study Timelines
2.4 Study Phases
2.4.1 Secondary Research
2.4.2 Discussion Guide
2.4.3 Market Engineering and Econometric Modeling
2.4.4 Expert Validation

3. Market Dynamics
3.1 Drivers
3.2 Restraints
3.3 Opportunities
3.4 Porters Five Forces Analyses
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 Preservatives
4.1.1 Preservatives Market, By Product Type Natural Antioxidants Sorbates Benzonates Others
4.1.2 Preservatives Market, By Application
4.1.3 Preservatives Market, By Geography
4.2 Sweeteners
4.2.1 Sweeteners Market, By Type Bulk Sweeteners Sucrose Fructose Lactose High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) Others Bulk Sweeteners Sugar Substitutes Sucralose Xylitol Stevia Aspartame Saccharine Others
4.2.2 Sweeteners Market, By Application Type
4.2.3 Sweeteners Market, By Geography
4.3 Emulsifiers
4.3.1 Emulsifiers Market, By Product Type Mono- Glycerides, Di-Glycerides & Derivatives Lecithin Sorbitan Esters Others
4.3.2 Emulsifiers Market, By Application
4.3.3 Emulsifiers Market, By Geography
4.4 Anti-caking Agents
4.4.1 Anti-caking Agent Market, By Product Type Calcium Compounds Sodium Compounds Silicon Dioxide Others
4.4.2 Anti-caking Agents Market, By Application
4.4.3 Anti-caking Agents Market, By Geography
4.5 Enzymes
4.5.1 Enzymes Market, By Type Carbohydrases Protease Lipase Others
4.5.2 Enzymes Market, By Application Type
4.5.3 Enzymes Market, By Geography
4.6 Hydrocolloids
4.6.1 Hydrocolloids Market, By Type Starch Gelatin Gum Xanthan Gum Others
4.6.2 Hydrocolloids Market, By Application Type
4.6.3 Hydrocolloids Market, By Geography
4.7 Food Flavors and Enhancers
4.7.1 Food Flavors & Flavor Enhancers Market, By Product Type Natural Flavors Synthetic Flavor Flavor Enhancer
4.7.2 Food Flavors and Enhancers Market, By Application
4.7.3 Food Flavors and Enhancers Market, By Geography
4.8 Food Colorants
4.8.1 Food Colorants Market, By Type Natural Food Colorants Synthetic Food Colorants Others
4.8.2 Food Colorants Market, By Application
4.8.3 Food Colorants Market, By Geography
4.9 Acidulants
4.9.1 Acidulants Market, By Type Citric Acid Phosphoric Acid Lactic Acid Others
4.9.2 Acidulants Market, By Application Type
4.9.3 Acidulants Market, By Geography

5. Competitive Landscape Overview
5.1 Market Share Analysis
5.2 Strategies by Leading Players
5.3 Key Developments in the Past Five Years.

6. Company Profiles
6.1 Archer Daniels Midland
6.2 Associated British Foods
6.3 BASF
6.4 Cargill, Inc.
6.5 CorbionPurac
6.6 DD Williamson & Co Inc.
6.7 DSM
6.8 Dupont- Danisco
6.9 Firmenich
6.10 Givaudan
6.11 International Flavors and Fragrance
6.12 Tate & Lyle Plc.
6.13 Kerry Group

7. Appendix
7.1 Disclaimer
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  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Associated British Foods
  • BASF
  • Cargill Inc.
  • CorbionPurac
  • DD Williamson & Co Inc.
  • DSM
  • Dupont- Danisco
  • Firmenich
  • Givaudan
  • International Flavors and Fragrance
  • Kerry Group
  • Tate & Lyle Plc.
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