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Europe Rice Protein Market 2018-2023 - Size, Trends, Competitive Analysis and Forecasts

  • ID: 4539069
  • Report
  • April 2018
  • Region: Europe
  • 98 pages
  • Hypercube Insights
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  • AIDP Inc.
  • Axiom Foods Inc.
  • Beneo-Palatinit GmbH
  • North Coast Naturals
  • Nutribiotic
  • Nutrition Resource Inc.
  • MORE
The rice protein market of Europe accounts for nearly one-third of global rice protein market. The market of rice protein in the region is majorly driven by the western countries in Europe. The rice protein market of Europe is estimated at $13.5 million in 2018. Major drivers of rice protein in the continent is rising vegan and vegetarian population, increasing consumption of plant-based protein, growing trend of leading healthy and fit lifestyle and rising demand for meat free products.

Germany is one of the leading contenders and has highest market share in Europe. The major driver of rice protein market in Germany is growing environmental and ethical concern about industrial production of animals. The commitment of German Government towards preserving the environment and animals has created a platform for other substitutes of meat products. In addition, growing population are becoming aware about the advantages of plant-based diets over animal-based diets. Moreover, as Germany is known for its quality and world class products, it is one of the leading exporters of rice protein and its derivatives products among the member countries in European Union.

The market of rice protein in the U.K. is mostly driven by increasing young population intending to lead healthy lifestyle and interested in building strong muscles. Being one of the leading economy in the Europe, the U.K. has highly developed technology for rice protein processing. The research institutes in collaboration with the companies have been exploring various application of rice protein across dietary supplements, food and beverage industry. However, as the U.K has voted to leave form European Union, experts fear the economic slow-down of the country due to Brexit is expected to mildly halt the growth of the rice protein market. Other restraint of rice protein market in the country is increasing market value of alternative proteins such as soy protein and pea proteins.

France is known for its exotic and diverse cuisine across the world and hence the industry of food and beverage is continuously growing at a rapid rate. In recent years, as the plant-based protein consumption has increased globally, the food industry has customized the products and cuisine with plant protein based products. The population in France and Spain are also heading towards consuming meat free products because of increasing awareness about health issues arising from consumption of meat-based products. Moreover, the trend of healthy living has resulted in increase in intake of protein-based products such as energy drinks, juices, bakery items, chocolates, etc. All these trends will boost the growth of rice protein in both of these countries in coming years.

The rice protein market of Russia accounts for good percentage of market share in the Europe and the market is estimated to grow at a decent CAGR of 7.6% during the period of forecast. The macro factors pushing the growth of rice protein market in the country are strengthening economic conditions, increasing in purchasing power, shift towards protein rice diets and rising health consciousness. Moreover, the growth in plant-based protein market has also increased the market value of rice protein in the country.

Major players are developing wide range of rice protein powders that has applications in beverage, food and supplements industry. Certification of products has been the most implemented strategy among the companies because of strict guidelines and the regulation that are necessary to follow before putting in the investments. Other major strategies adopted by the companies are agreement, joint ventures and product launches.

Key Deliverables
  • Market trends since 2014 and five year forecasts of market growth
  • Detailed analysis of the micro and macro elements influencing demand trends
  • Identifying opportunity spaces across segments and countries
  • Supply & demand side trend and analysis
  • Price trend analysis, investment prospects and competition pattern
  • Insights on growth potential of the market
  • Detailed analysis of major producers covering financial investments & strategies adopted
  • Competitive landscape of the industry
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  • AIDP Inc.
  • Axiom Foods Inc.
  • Beneo-Palatinit GmbH
  • North Coast Naturals
  • Nutribiotic
  • Nutrition Resource Inc.
  • MORE
1. Introduction
1.1 Research Methodology
1.2 Scope of the Study
1.3 Assumptions

2. Summary
2.1 Market Summary By Type
2.2 Market Summary By Application
2.3 Market Summary by Geography
2.4 Business Trends Summary

3. Industry Dynamics
3.1 Drivers
3.1.1 Growing demand for cheaper sources of plant based protein
3.1.2 Rising health consciousness especially in developing countries
3.1.3 Increasing demand for lactose-free, gluten free protein products
3.1.4 Strengthening demand for dietary Supplements
3.2 Restraints
3.2.1 Lack of commercially feasible extraction process
3.2.2 Growing threat from substitute products
3.2.3 Low awareness about the product
3.3 Opportunities
3.3.1 Growing applications in sports nutrition & weight management
3.3.2 Growth in functional food & nutraceuticals industry
3.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.4.1 Bargaining power of Suppliers
3.4.2 Bargaining power of Buyers
3.4.3 Degree of Competition
3.4.4 Threat of Substitution
3.4.5 Threat of new entrants
3.5 Future Trends in Rice Protein Industry
3.6 Value Chain Analysis
3.7 Industry Policies & Regulations
3.8 Market Innovations

4. Market Size and Forecast
4.1 Market Share, Type
4.1.1 Rice Protein Isolate
4.1.2 Rice Protein Concentrate
4.1.4. Others
4.2 Market Share, Processing
4.2.1 Alkaline Extraction
4.2.2 Physical Extraction
4.2.3 Enzyme Assisted Extraction
4.2.4 Novel Techniques/Others
4.3 Market Share, Application
4.3.1 Food Infant Formula Confectionary Bakery Snacks Dairy Products Meat Products Others
4.3.2 Beverages
4.3.3 Dietary Supplements
4.3.4 Animal Feed
4.3.5 Others

5. Country Market Share
5.1 Europe
5.1.1 U.K.
5.1.2 Germany
5.1.3 France
5.1.4 Italy
5.1.5 Spain
5.1.6 Netherlands
5.1.7 Russia
5.1.8 Others

6. Competitive Analysis
6.1 Market Share Analysis
6.2 Growth Strategies of leading players
6.3 Investment and Development Prospects
6.3.1 Investment in past five years
6.3.2 Investment Opportunities
6.4 Competition Pattern
6.4.1 Concentration Ratio
6.4.2 Industry Competition
6.5 Price Trend Analysis
6.5.1 Product Classifications and Their Prices
6.5.2 Factors Influencing Prices

7. Company Profiles
7.1 AIDP Inc.
7.2 Axiom Foods Inc.
7.3 Beneo-Palatinit GmbH
7.4 Bioway (Xi'an) Organic Ingredients Co. Ltd.
7.5 Golden Grain Group Limited
7.6 Jiangxi Golden Agriculture Biotech Co. Ltd.
7.7 North Coast Naturals
7.8 Nutribiotic
7.9 Nutrition Resource Inc.
7.10 Pure Food Company LLC
7.11 Ribus Inc.
7.12 Ricebran Technologies
7.13 Shaanxi Fuheng (FH) Biotechnology Co. Ltd
7.14 Shafi Gluco-Chem (Pvt.) Ltd.
7.15 The Green Labs LLC
7.16 Top Health Ingredients Inc.
7.17 Z-Company
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3 of 3
  • AIDP Inc.
  • Axiom Foods Inc.
  • Beneo-Palatinit GmbH
  • Bioway (Xi'an) Organic Ingredients Co. Ltd.
  • Golden Grain Group Limited
  • Jiangxi Golden Agriculture Biotech Co. Ltd.
  • North Coast Naturals
  • Nutribiotic
  • Nutrition Resource Inc.
  • Pure Food Company LLC
  • Ribus Inc.
  • Ricebran Technologies
  • Shaanxi Fuheng (FH) Biotechnology Co. Ltd
  • Shafi Gluco-Chem (Pvt.) Ltd.
  • The Green Labs LLC
  • Top Health Ingredients Inc.
  • Z-Company
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown