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United States Animal Protein Market - Size, Share, COVID-19 Impact & Forecasts Up To 2026

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  • November 2021
  • Region: United States
  • Mordor Intelligence
  • ID: 5656759
The United States Animal Protein Market stood at 1.75 billion usd in 2021 and is projected to register a CAGR of 3.85% to reach 2.11 billion usd in 2026.

Key Highlights

  • Largest Segment by Product Type - Whey Protein: Constant product developments, the rising demand in beverage application, and high nutrition profile remained the major factors boosting whey protein demand in the country.
  • Largest Segment by End User - Food and Beverages: F&B held the largest share due to consumers' pivoting interest from carbonated beverages toward healthier drinks and protein-based snacks, in turn, majorly driving the market.
  • Largest Segment by Product Type - Collagen: The growth of collagen is supported by innovations in the F&B sector, mainly in beverages and snacks. The surge in demand for grass-fed collagen is also aiding the segment.
  • Fastest-growing Segment by End User - Personal Care and Cosmetics: The sector holds growth opportunities for animal proteins like gelatin and collagen, mainly in cosmetics, as they can be used in products for sensitive skins.

Key Market Trends

Largest Segment By End User: Food and Beverages

  • In the United States, whey protein was majorly used in various end-user applications, followed by caseins and caseinates, in 2020. Whey protein, particularly in the form of isolates, is extremely versatile, has excellent antioxidant properties, and improves immune system response in general. The segment is likely to outpace other applications in terms of growth rate, with a projected volume CAGR of 5.23% during the forecast period.
  • The F&B segment, majorly the snacks sub-segment, dominated the market in terms of growth rate, with a projected value CAGR of 2.71% during the forecast period.
  • The Y-o-Y growth rate of the F&B segment increased to 0.68% by value in 2021 due to the US food price index for meat, poultry, and fish, which increased by 4.3%, and the cereal and bakery index that increased by 2.9% in 2021.

Competitive Landscape

The United States Animal Protein Market is fragmented, with the top five companies occupying 27.65%. The major players in this market are Agropur Dairy Cooperative, Arla Foods amba, Darling Ingredients Inc., Gelita AG and Glanbia PLC (sorted alphabetically).

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Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary & Key Findings
2 Introduction
2.1 Study Assumptions & Market Definition
2.2 Scope of the Study?
2.3 Research Methodology
3 Key Industry Trends
3.1 End User Market
3.2 Per Capita Animal Protein Consumption
3.3 Raw Material/Commodity Production
3.4 Regulatory Framework
3.5 Value Chain & Distribution Channel Analysis
4 Market Segmentation
4.1 By Protein Type
4.1.1 Casein and Caseinates
4.1.2 Collagen
4.1.3 Egg Protein
4.1.4 Gelatin
4.1.5 Insect Protein
4.1.6 Milk Protein
4.1.7 Whey Protein
4.1.8 Other Animal Protein
4.2 By End User
4.2.1 Animal Feed
4.2.2 Personal Care and Cosmetics
4.2.3 Food and Beverages Bakery Beverages Breakfast Cereals Condiments/Sauces Confectionery Dairy and Dairy Alternative Products RTE/RTC Food Products Snacks
4.2.4 Supplements Baby Food and Infant Formula Elderly Nutrition and Medical Nutrition Sport/Performance Nutrition
5 Competitive Landscape
5.1 Key Strategic Moves
5.2 Market Share Analysis
5.3 Company Profiles
5.3.1 Agropur Dairy Cooperative
5.3.2 Ajinomoto Co. Inc.
5.3.3 AMCO Proteins
5.3.4 Arla Foods amba
5.3.5 Baotou Dongbao Bio-tech Co. Ltd
5.3.6 Darling Ingredients Inc.
5.3.7 Enterra Corporation
5.3.8 ETChem
5.3.9 Farbest-Tallman Foods Corporation
5.3.10 Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited
5.3.11 Gelita AG
5.3.12 Glanbia PLC
5.3.13 Groupe Lactalis
5.3.14 Kerry Group PLC
5.3.15 Milk Specialties Global
5.3.16 Symrise AG
6 Appendix
6.1 Appendix-1 References
6.2 Appendix-2 List of Tables & Figures
7 Key Strategic Questions for Proteins CEOs

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Agropur Dairy Cooperative
  • Ajinomoto Co. Inc.
  • AMCO Proteins
  • Arla Foods amba
  • Baotou Dongbao Bio-tech Co. Ltd
  • Darling Ingredients Inc.
  • Enterra Corporation
  • ETChem
  • Farbest-Tallman Foods Corporation
  • Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited
  • Gelita AG
  • Glanbia PLC
  • Groupe Lactalis
  • Kerry Group PLC
  • Milk Specialties Global
  • Symrise AG