DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Stevia Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
This new report provides a comprehensive insight into the dynamics of the stevia market.
The growing awareness about the health benefits of stevia over sugar has led to a global increase in its demand because of which it is now commercially grown across the globe. As most of the low-calorie sweeteners available in the market are artificial, the demand for natural sweeteners like stevia has further expanded. Other factors influencing the global demand of stevia are the lifestyle changes, growing disposable income, awareness about maintaining a good health, government initiatives on reducing the sugar intake and the need to combat health problems like obesity and diabetes.
According to the report, the market is segmented on the basis of the extract type of stevia, namely powder, liquid and leaf. The powder form currently holds the biggest market share, followed by liquid and leaf. Based on its end-uses, stevia finds its application mainly in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets. Its demand in the beverage sector is comparatively high due to the rising demand for low-calorie drinks.
The global stevia market has also been segmented on the basis of geography where Asia Pacific represented the biggest producer. Within Asia Pacific, China represented the leading producer of stevia. Asia Pacific was followed by the North American region where demand for natural sweeteners made from herbs is growing robustly especially in food and beverages. The third largest market for stevia was South America with Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Paraguay, and Uruguay being the key producers.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Research Methodology
3 Executive Summary
5 Global Stevia Industry
6 Performance of Key Regions
7 Market by Extract type
8 Market by End Use
9 Competitive Landscape
10 Stevia Manufacturing Process
11 Stevia Feedstock Market Analysis
12 Key Player Profiles
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