Global Xanthan Gum Market, By Function (Thickeners, Stabilizers, Gelling agents, Coating materials,

Published Date: | Report Code : FA1958498


Xanthan Gum is a microbial polysaccharide used as a thickener in a number of sectors, including meat and drinks, cosmetics and pharmaceutical. It is also mentioned by other titles like polysaccharide bacterial and gum maize sugar. Xanthan gum is produced with a bacterium called Xanthomonas Campestris fermenting maize sugar. It swells in the intestine and stimulates the digestive tract after consumption of food containing xanthan gum. Xanthan gum also slows digestive sugar absorption and works like saliva to lubricate the throat of individuals with Sjogren's syndrome. Xanthan gums are also used in petroleum and petrol exploration operations. Food and beverage is the main end-use sector for xanthan gum and the biggest request for the bakery and confectionery sector.

End-user products development is the main engine for the worldwide industry for xanthan gums. Increasing disposable income drives supply for meat and cosmetics, thus boosting supply for xanthan gums. Also in the latest period, the consumption of convenience foods containing xanthan gums has risen considerably. The growing population in Asia Pacific and a growing economically active population are further increasing requirement for on-the-go products. Increasing government investment in healthcare also boosts pharmaceutical revenues worldwide, pushing the industry for xanthan gums.

Xanthan gum is widely used in bakery products, cakes, sauces & dressings, pork & chicken goods, milk goods and many other consumer apps. Non-pathogenicand non-toxic to livestock and people is the Xanthomonas campestris species used to produce xanthan gum. Hence, opposed to other replacements, it has become the most favored food ingredient.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:
    • Increase in consumption of convenience foods
    • Increase in demand for gluten-free food products
    • Rise in demand for natural food additives
    • Guar gum as a replacement for xanthan gum 
    • Strict anti-dumping policy

Regional Analysis:

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

Companies Covered: CP Kelco, Fufeng Group Company Limited, Cargill, Inc., Archer Daniels Midland Company, The Aurora Chemical, Jungbunzlauer Suisse AG, Hebei Xinhe Biochemical Co., Ltd., MeiHua Holdings Group Co., Ltd, Deosen, DuPont-Danisco, The Zoranoc Oilfield Chemical, Solvay S.A., and FMC BioPolymer...

Market Segmentation:
By Function:
    • Thickeners
    • Stabilizers
    • Gelling agents
    • Coating materials
    • Others

By Form:
    • Dry
    • Liquid

By Application:
    • Food & beverages
    • Oil & gas
    • Pharmaceuticals & personal care
    • Others

By Region:
    • North America
        ◦ By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application
    • Western Europe:
        ◦ By Country (Germany, UK, France, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application
    • Eastern Europe:
        ◦ By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application
    • Asia Pacific
        ◦ By Country (China, Japan, India, Rest of Asia Pacific)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application
    • Middle East:
        ◦ By Country (UAE, Qatar, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Rest of Middle East)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application
    • Rest of the World
        ◦ By Region (Latin America, Brazil, Rest of the World)
        ◦ By Form
        ◦ By Function
        ◦ By Application

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