Global Alginates & Derivatives Market (2017-2022) - Driven by Growing Demand For Natural Food Additives & Rising Demand For Textile Industry - Research and Markets

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The alginates and derivatives market is mainly driven by the growing demand for natural food additives and rising demand from the textile industry. Alginate, a seaweed extract, is safer and easier to decompose than other substrates for textile printing and results in easier waste water disposable. These products are used for the substrate of color paste when applying patterns to printed fabrics, towel, scarfs, etc.

Use of alginates is not limited to food, but its scope is wide in the textile industry, pharmaceutical, etc. For printing of cotton, jute, and rayon, alginate is mandatory. Alginate and derivatives act as binder agents for fish feed, and pet-food as well. While the growing consumption of processed and convenience food add growth opportunities to the market, challenges related to the raw material production is identified as a major constraint.

North America and Europe dominate the market. Emerging nations are rising as leading exporters of alginates to the North American and European countries. Asia-Pacific and South America are the fastest-growing markets due to the rise in consumption of processed and convenience foods in the region. Asia-Pacific is also one of the significant producers and exporters of alginates. This region is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period of 2017-2022.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Cargill Inc
  • FMC Corporation
  • E.I Dupont De Nemours and Company
  • Kimica Corporation
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Ashland Inc
  • Brenntag AG
  • Dohler Group
  • Penford Corporation
  • Dastech International Inc
  • Bright Moon Group
  • Vishnu Gum & Chemicals
  • Qingdao Gfuri

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Research Approach & Methodology

3. Market Overview

4. Market Overview

5. Market Dynamics

6. Market Segmentation

7. Competitive Landscape

8. Company Profiles

9. Appendix

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