$1.42 Billion Sorbitol Market by Product Type, Application & Region - Global Forecast to 2021 - Research and Markets

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The global sorbitol market size (2016-2021) is projected to reach USD 1.42 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 5.3% from 2016 to 2021.

The growth of the market can be attributed to the increasing adoption of sorbitol across applications, such as cosmetic & personal care, food & beverages, and pharmaceuticals, owing to their functionalities including flavoring agent, fragrance ingredient, and cooling effect. However, adherence to international quality standards and regulations for sorbitol may restrain the growth of the market.

Cosmetic & personal care is expected to be the fastest-growing application segment, in terms of volume & value of the sorbitol market. Sorbitol is adopted in the cosmetic & personal care application, as they possess outstanding functionalities humectant, thickener, flavoring agent, filler/diluent, good compressibility, and granulating agent. These features make it suitable for a broad range of applications, such as oral care, toothpaste, chewing gum, mouth fresheners, skin care, hair care, cosmetics, soaps & detergents, and shaving creams. Moreover, increasing awareness of people to use organic products to avoid hazards of inorganic products encourage usage of sorbitol in a wide range of personal care and cosmetic products.

Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for sorbitol market, in terms of value and volume. High economic growth rate, growing manufacturing industries, cheap labor, increasing foreign investments, and rise in the adoption of sorbitol across applications, such as cosmetic & personal care, food & beverages, and pharmaceuticals applications are some of the major factors expected to fuel the growth of the market in the region.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
  • Cargill Incorporation
  • Danisco A/S
  • Ecogreen Oleochemicals Pte. Ltd.
  • Gujarat Ambuja Exports Ltd.
  • Gulshan Polyols Ltd.
  • Ingredion Incorporated
  • Jeecon Foods Pvt. Ltd.
  • Kasyap Sweetners Ltd.
  • Merck Group
  • Qinhuangdao Lihua Starch Co. Ltd.
  • Roquette Frères
  • SPI Pharma, Inc.
  • Sukhjit Starch & Chemicals Ltd.
  • Tereos Starch & Sweeteners

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Sorbitol Market, By Function

8 Sorbitol Market, By Product Type

9 Sorbitol Market, By Application

10 Sorbitol Market, By Region

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

13 Appendix

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