DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/m3g6tj/stevia_market) has announced the addition of the "Stevia Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014 - 2020" report to their offering.
Globally, the sweetener market is estimated to be US$ 68.1 billion in 2014 and expected to reach at US$ 95.9 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 5.7% during 2014-2020.
Whereas, stevia market is estimated to value at US$ 347.0 million in 2014 and expected to reach US$ 565.2 million by 2020, reflecting a CAGR of 8.5% during the forecast period. In terms of volume consumption of stevia it is expected to reach 8,506.9 tonnes by the end of 2020, registering an annual growth of around 7-8% during the forecast period.
On the basis of extract type stevia market segmentation includes liquid, powder, and leaf extract. Liquid extracts are further sub-segmented as clear liquid extract and dark liquid extract. Also, powder stevia extracts are sub-segmented into stevia blends, sweet glycosides (40-50%) and sweet glycosides (80-95%). Among the various extract types, powder extracts contribution to the overall pie is expected to be dominant during the forecast period, accounting for 65% of the overall stevia market share by 2020. However, liquid extracts segment is experiencing a robust CAGR of 8.7% during the forecast period. This growth is supported by extensive use of stevia liquid in direct consumption as table top sweetener coupled with assorted stevia-based liquid products globally.
On the basis of application or use the stevia market includes dairy food products, bakery products, dietary supplements, confectionery, table top sweeteners, beverages, packaged food products, snacks, and others. Among all these segments packaged food products, beverages and table top sweeteners are collectively expected to account for around 72.0% of the global stevia market.
Geographically, the global stevia market analysis focusses on North America, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Japan, Asia Pacific Excluding Japan, Japan and Middle East and Africa (MEA). North America represents the most lucrative market, followed by Latin America and Asia Pacific Excluding Japan. North America is expected to register a CAGR of 9.8% accounting for US$ 146.0 million by 2020. In Asia Pacific, China and India owe a significant contribution to growth of Asia Pacific stevia market and thus, represent opportunities for manufacturers in the near future. MEA may represent as a potential market due to increasing disposable income and modern retail infrastructure during later years of forecast period i.e. 2018-2020. Japan records comparatively less growth. This is due to soaring prices of stevia coupled with increased exports of stevia from Japan to other.
- Cargill Inc.
- Evolva Holding S.A.
- GLG Life Tech Corp.
- Ingredion Inc.
- Nestlé S.A.
- PepsiCo Inc.
- PureCircle Ltd.
- Stevia Corp.
- Tate & Lyle Plc.
- The Coca-Cola Company
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