The global calcium citrate market is expected to grow rapidly during the forecast period, with a CAGR of 3.6%.
Calcium citrate has wide industry applications, and it is being used in most of the countries. An increasing number of millennial are opting for calcium-based supplements.
The growth in the demand for supplements and nutrients, particularly among the baby boomer population, is expected to augment the market for calcium citrate. Calcium citrate is mostly found in the form of powder, however, micronized powder witnesses significant growth due to its properties.
The calcium citrate industry exhibits fragmented trait owing to the prominence of large number of regional players, majority of which are Chinese manufacturers.
Increasing Demand for Calcium Supplements, mostly among women driving growth
The major drivers for the calcium citrate market are an increasing number of millennial are opting for calcium-based supplements, women especially in their mid-30s have shown greater interest toward calcium-based supplements, in order to maintain their bone health, which has further fueled the calcium citrate market.
The market has recently witnessed emergence of calcium citrate supplements in variety of forms, including tablets, capsules, chews, liquids, and powders.
The manufacturers are focusing on enhancing the bioavailability of calcium citrate-based supplements, and this has led to emergence of blends of calcium citrate along with vitamin D and other micronutrients.
The market sentiments for calcium citrate-based supplements have grown more promising amidst recent clinical studies that have demonstrated calcium citrate role in the maintenance bone and muscle health, moreover calcium citrate also contributes to overall health and wellness throughout the body.
The global calcium citrate market segmented by form and application by geography. Calcium Citrate market by form is segmented into micronized powder, powder and granular forms. During heat treatment, tricalcium citrate is less reactive than other calcium salts, due to its inverse solubility. With regard to its significantly better bioavailability, tricalcium citrate is preferred over inorganic calcium sources, such as calcium carbonate or calcium phosphate.
Powder is the most common form of calcium citrate available in the market and continues to do so, owing to the increased demand for calcium supplements, mainly among the pregnant, lactating, and aged population. The powder form enhances its ready absorption and activity.
The calcium citrate market is further segmented on the region basis into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and South America. North America is one of the largest markets for calcium citrate, owing to its wide application across diverse industries and its products.
The government regulations on using safe preservatives as a measure toward food safety issues has further led to an increased demand for calcium citrate.
The European calcium citrate market holds the largest share after Asia-Pacific, owing to calcium citrate application in segments, other than food industry, such as for washing of processing equipment to eliminate off flavors and as a pH adjuster and chelator in cleaning and sanitizing products.
- February 2018 – Expansion Startup of Anhydrous Citrates Plant GBi announces that it has ceased to be a public company and became a privately held subsidiary of the Delek Group.
Major players – ALBION MINERALS, ALL INDIA DRUG SUPPLY COMPANY, DR. PAUL LOHMANN GMBH KG, FOODCHEM INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION, JUNGBUNZLAUER SUISSE AG, LIANYUNGANG SAMIN FOOD ADDITIVE CO., LTD, NUTRABIO, PANVO ORGANICS PVT. LTD, POSY PHARMACHEM PVT. LTD and SUCROAL SA, among others.
The major competitors prefers investment in new product development and marketing strategy due to volatility in commodity costs to maintain their position.
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1.1 Key Deliverables of the Study
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Market Definitions
2. Market Insights
2.1 Market Overview
2.2 Market Trends
2.3 Industry Attractiveness – Porters Five Forces Analysis
2.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
2.3.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
2.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
2.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
2.3.5 Degree of Competition
3. Market Dynamics
3.1.1 Extensive Application across Diverse Sectors
3.1.2 Increased Demand for Calcium Supplements, Mostly Among Women
3.2.1 Presence of Alternatives
3.3.1 Growing Processed Food Industries
4. Market Segmentation
4.1 By Form
4.1.1 Micronized Powder
4.2 By Application
4.2.2 Food & Beverage
5. Regional Market Analysis
5.1 North America
5.1.4 Rest of North America
5.2.7 Rest of Europe
5.3.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
5.4 South America
5.4.3 Rest of South America
5.5.1 South Africa
5.5.2 Rest of Africa
6. Competitive Landscape
6.1 Most Active Companies
6.2 Most Adopted Strategies
6.3 Market Share Analysis
7. Company Profiles
7.1 Posy Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd
7.2 Jungbunzlauer Suisse AG
7.3 All India Drug Supply Company
7.4 Sucroal SA
7.5 Panvo Organics Pvt. Ltd
7.6 Dr. Paul Lohmann GmbH KG
7.7 Lianyungang Samin Food Additive Co., Ltd
7.9 Albion Minerals
7.10 Foodchem International Corporation
- Albion Minerals
- All India Drug Supply Company
- Dr. Paul Lohmann GmbH KG
- Foodchem International Corporation
- Jungbunzlauer Suisse AG
- Lianyungang Samin Food Additive Co. Ltd
- Panvo Organics Pvt. Ltd
- Posy Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd
- Sucroal SA