DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Food Thickeners Market - Global Forecast to 2022" report to their offering.
The food thickeners market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.95% from 2016 to 2022, to reach a projected value of USD 15.80 Billion by 2022. The market is driven by the growth in demand for convenience foods, consumer awareness toward healthy diet, and multiple functionalities and advantages associated with the use of food thickeners.
The food thickeners market, based on type, has been segmented into hydrocolloids, proteins, and starch. The market for starch dominated this market in 2015 and is also projected to be fastest-growing segment during the forecast period. The large consumption of starch as food thickeners is due to their easy availability and abundant supply across regions, and relatively lower price in comparison to other food thickeners, and optimum functionality. Furthermore, they do not to have any negative impact on the organoleptic properties of food products due to which they are preferred over other food thickeners.
The food thickeners market, based on source, has been segmented into plant, animal, and microbial. The plant sourced food thickeners dominated the food thickeners market in 2015, and is also the fastest-growing market during the forecast period. The dominance of this source of food thickeners is due to their cost effectiveness, abundant supply & ready availability with large number of suppliers, equal nutritional value at par with other sources, and greater acceptability by both vegan and non-vegan populations.
- Archer Daniels Midland Company
- Ashland Specialty Ingredients
- CP Kelco
- Darling Ingredients Inc.
- E. I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company
- Fuerst Day Lawson Ltd.
- Ingredion Incorporated
- Kerry Group PLC
- TIC Gums, Inc.
- Tate & Lyle PLC
Key Topics Covered:
2 Research Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Premium Insights
5 Market Overview
6 Industry Trends
7 Food Thickeners Market, By Type
8 Food Thickeners Market, By Source
9 Food Thickeners Market, By Application
10 Food Thickeners Market, By Region
11 Competitive Landscape
12 Company Profiles
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