Food Preservatives Market, By Type (Natural and Synthetic), By Function (Anti-oxidant, Anti-microbia

Published Date: | Report Code : FA1948177


The food preservatives market growth is expected to gain high momentum during the forecast period due to the increasing demand for hygienic food.

Food preservatives are additives added to food products for their long shelf life and to prevent them from spoilage. They are added to a variety of food products so that they remain fresh.

Ready-to-eat foods that are available in the market include preservatives. Moreover, there has been an increase in the complexity of the food supply chain. Hence, food preservatives are being used widely.

Segment Analysis: 

Based on type, the food preservatives market has been segmented into natural and synthetic. Among these, natural preservatives are preferred due to increasing health consciousness among consumers.

Based on function, the market has been segmented into anti-oxidants, anti-microbial, and others. Anti-microbial is more popular, as consumers are demanding for these preservatives in the frozen meat and poultry products.

Food preservatives help increase the shelf life of products and reduce their spoilage. This factor is driving the market. 

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increasing demand for hygienic food
  • Changing consumer preferences and lifestyles
  • Increase in organic food demand

Regional Analysis:

This report segments the food preservatives market by region into North America, Asia Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and the Rest of the World. North America, Asia Pacific, and Western Europe are estimated to be major regions for the food preservatives market during the forecast period. North America and Western Europe have been one of the key regions with technological advancements in the Food & Agricultural sector. The use of the latest technologies in the agricultural activities and established processed food market is estimated to drive demand for the food preservatives market in these regions. In addition to this, some of the major companies operating in this market are headquartered in these regions.

Asia Pacific is estimated to be one of the fastest-growing markets for the food preservatives during the forecast period. The food & agriculture sector is one of the major contributors to economies in the region. In addition to this, government initiatives to promote technological advancements in this region are also one of the key factors in the growth of the food preservatives market. The Middle East and the rest of the World are estimated to be emerging regions for the food preservatives market during the forecast period.

Companies Covered: 

BASF SE, Brenntag Solutions Group, Inc., Prinova Group, LLC, Cargill, Incorporated, Chr. Hansen A/S, Dover Chemical Corporation, Hawkins Watts Limited, Tate & Lyle, Kerry Group, Galactic, Cornion, DSM N.V., Kemin Industries, Inc., and Koninklijke DSM N.V.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Natural
    • Sugar
    • Salt
    • Vinegar
    • Edible Oil
    • Alcohol
    • Honey
    • Others
  • Synthetic
    • Sorbates
    • Benzoates
    • Propionates
    • Others

By Function:

  • Anti-oxidant
  • Anti-microbial
  • Others

By Application:

  • Bakery & Confectioneries
  • Meat, Poultry, and Seafood
  • Oils & Fats
  • Beverages
  • Dairy Products
  • Others

 By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application
  • Western Europe
    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application
  • Eastern Europe
    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application
  • Middle East
    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application
  • Rest of the World
    • By Region (South America, Africa)
    • By Type
    • By Function
    • By Application

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