L-Amino Acids Market, By Product Type (Lysine, Methionine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Leucine, Iso-leuci

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The L-Amino Acids Market is expected to promise strong growth owing to broad demand from the pharmaceutical industry in recent years. Increasing demand from applications including animal feed, food & dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals is expected to drive the growth of the market.

Amino acids are organic compounds composed of carboxyl (R-COOH) as well as amine (R-NH2) groups. All amino acids have chirality expect glycine. All living organisms contain proteins comprised of L-Amino acids.

Segment Insights

Amino acids are cheap sources of livestock for animals. They are also used in the creation of enhanced proteins using modification Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) molecule. Amino acids are used to carry out asymmetrical hydrogenation reactions. As L-DOPA is synthesized from L- Amino acids, it is used in the treatment of degenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s. Derivatives of L-amino acids are also used to cure sleeping sickness.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Increase in demand from the pharmaceutical industry
  • A cheap source of animal livestock
  • Expanding applications in the healthcare industry

Regional Analysis

On the basis of the region, the L-amino acids market has been segmented by North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, & Rest of the World. North America and Western Europe are some of the major markets that are also traditional suppliers of chemicals such as specialty chemicals, bulk chemicals, and so on. Major companies in this market are headquartered in North America and Western Europe.  This region has been witnessing a number of transitions in terms of productions of chemicals and respective applications by end-use industries. The preference towards bio-based feedstock has been instrumental in the development of the green alternatives in these regions. Moreover, regulatory authorities have imposed strict guidelines with regard to environmental concerns and potential health hazards due to exposures. This has been more instrumental in the Western Europe region competitively. Some of the major economies in these regions include the US, Germany, UK, France, Canada, Italy, Spain, and so on.

The Asia Pacific and the Middle East are expected to register substantial growth in the L-amino acids market during the forecast period. This demand is with regard to the growth of major applications such as animal feed, food & dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals. Major countries in the Asia Pacific region include China, South Korea, Japan, India, Australia, and so on. Middle East includes the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Israel, Egypt, and so on. Eastern Europe has been largely dominated by Russia and Turkey with operations of major chemical giants in the region.  Rest the World that includes South America and Africa has a strong potential for the L-amino acids market. There has been an increasing number of investments by global companies in these regions to strengthen their presence and tap the potential market. Major economies in these regions for the L-amino acids market include Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, Argentina, Colombia, and others.

Companies Covered: Archer Daniels Midland Company, Evonik Industries AG, Amino GmbH, Cargill, Daesang Corporation, Fufeng Group Company Ltd., and Sunitomo Chemical Co. Ltd. 

Market Segmentation:

By Product Type:

  • Lysine
  • Methionine
  • Threonine
  • Tryptophan
  • Leucine
  • Iso-leucine
  • Valine
  • Glutamine
  • Arginine
  • Glycine
  • Phenylalanine
  • Tyrosine
  • Citrulline
  • Creatine
  • Proline
  • Serine
  • Others

By Source:

  • Plant-based
  • Animal-based

By Application:

  • Animal Feed
    • Swine
    • Poultry
    • Cattle
    • Others
  • Food & Dietary Supplements
  • Pharmaceuticals

By Region:

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

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