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Global Guar Gum Market 2018-2022

Global Guar Gum Market 2018-2022

About this market

With the rising concern and awareness about convenience food and the use of natural ingredients in food and beverages, the demand for guar from the food and beverages industry in increasing at a steady rate. Guar gum is also used in food and beverages, including baked food products, fruit juice, various dressings, frozen food products. Moreover, the increasing purchasing power of buyers owing to rising per capita income in developed and developing countries as well as expected to result per capita income in developed and developing countries as well as expected to result in increased consumption of processed food. Increasing urban population and preference for convenience food will fuel the growth of the food processing industry which will subsequently drive the demand for guar gum. Technavio’s market research analysts have predicted that the guar gum market will register a CAGR of over 8% by 2022.

Market Overview

Growing demand for fast hydrated guar gum in the oil and gas industry

Guar gum, derived from guar seeds, is one of the major commercial feedstock used in the oil and gas industry for applications including oil well fracturing, oil drilling rigs, oil well stimulation shale gas production, and other exploration activities. The rapid growth in shale gas and oil exploration globally will drive the market growth.

Fluctuating guar gum prices

Fluctuations in the prices of guar seeds pose a threat to the market growth. Globally, India dominated the production of guar seeds and the heavy dependence on climatic conditions in India affects crop production.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the guar gum market during the 2018-2022, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The global guar gum market is moderately concentrated owing to the presence of a considerable number of players. The vendors in the market are taking strategic initiatives which includes technological improvements and increased R&D activities, will generate a wide scope of applications. This had led the leading vendors which will have high opportunities to capitalize on the needs of the consumers and maximize their revenue. Many international and regional guar gum companies are vying for their share of the global guar gum market, and players must differentiate themselves to gain vital traction over their peers.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global natural rubber and gum market segments
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Segmentation by application
      • Table Application - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by application
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Oil and gas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Oil and gas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Oil and gas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Food and beverages - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Food and beverages - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Food and beverages - Year over year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by application
      • Table Market opportunity by application
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (TMT)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Consumption of guar gum derivatives 2017
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Rising demand from food and beverages industry
    • Growing inclination toward natural ingredients in cosmetic products
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive landscape
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Ashland
      • Table Ashland - Overview
      • Table Ashland - Business segments
      • Table Ashland - Organizational developments
      • Table Ashland - Geographic focus
      • Table Ashland - Segment focus
      • Table Ashland - Key offerings
    • Guangrao Liuhe Chemical
      • Table Guangrao Liuhe Chemical - Overview
      • Table Guangrao Liuhe Chemical - Business segments
      • Table Guangrao Liuhe Chemical - Key offerings
    • Hindustan Gums & Chemicals
      • Table Hindustan Gums & Chemicals - Overview
      • Table Hindustan Gums & Chemicals - Business segments
      • Table Hindustan Gums & Chemicals - Key offerings
    • India Glycols
      • Table India Glycols - Overview
      • Table India Glycols - Business segments
      • Table India Glycols - Organizational developments
      • Table India Glycols - Segment focus
      • Table India Glycols - Key offerings
    • Ruchi Soya Industries
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Overview
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Business segments
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Organizational developments
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Geographic focus
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Segment focus
      • Table Ruchi Soya Industries - Key offerings
    • Vikas WSP
      • Table Vikas WSP - Overview
      • Table Vikas WSP - Business segments
      • Table Vikas WSP - Geographic focus
      • Table Vikas WSP - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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