Global Organic Dried Fruit Market 2017-2021
About Organic Dried Fruit
Organic dried fruits are superfoods, in which the majority of the water content is removed naturally through sun drying or with the help of dehydrators. Organic dried fruits are grown without the use of pesticides and synthetic fertilizers; they are grown using natural fertilizers such as manure. They are genetically modified organism (GMO)-free. Organic dried fruits offer many nutritional benefits; they contain vitamins and minerals and are low in calories. They are targeted at on-the-go consumers who lead busy lifestyles as they are an effective source of nutrients.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global organic dried fruit market to grow at a CAGR of 7.00% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global organic dried fruit market for 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Organic Dried Fruit Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global organic dried fruit market: Al Foah, California Dried Fruit, Murray River Organics, and NationalRaisin.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Anatolia, Brothers All Natural, Graceland Fruit, Iran Dried Fruit, Levubu Dried Fruit, MALATYA APRICOT, Mavuno Harvest, MONTAGU DRIED FRUIT & NUTS, Ocean Spray, Profood International, Sunbeam Foods, Sunsweet, and Traina Foods.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Increase in R&D investments. There is an increase in R&D of organic food products, and manufacturers are coming up with new concepts for organic dried fruits. The demand for organic dried fruits is increasing due to the rise in the number of urban inhabitants who are looking to adopt healthier food habits and lifestyle coupled with increase in disposable income. This has led to an increase in R&D in the organic food industry. Many new organic research centers have opened in recent years. These centers are focusing more on improving productivity and sustainability of organic food products.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Nutritional benefits associated with organic dried fruits. Organic dried fruits have found growing acceptance among consumers worldwide due to their health benefits. Organic dried fruits are dried at a high temperature, and due to this, they have low moisture content. They also have antimicrobial components. Organic dried fruits are healthy superfoods that contain vitamins, minerals, boron, iron, potassium, calcium, and fiber and have antioxidants properties. They are free from chemicals, pesticides, and preservatives. Organic dried fruits have less cholesterol and provide anti-aging benefits. Dried fruits and nuts are also rich in proteins, which helps in healing.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is High price and shortage of supply. Organic dried fruits are high-priced. The prices of organic dried fruits depend heavily on the drying method and quality of the organic dried fruits. The growth of the global organic dried fruit market is constrained by the limited supply as the production does not match the growing demand. The small-scale farming of organic dried fruits coupled with limited regulatory support makes meeting the global demand for organic dried fruits difficult. Dried fruits that are conventionally grown with the help of fertilizers give higher yields as compared to organic dried fruits.
Al Foah, California Dried Fruit, Murray River Organics, NationalRaisin, Anatolia, Brothers All Natural, Graceland Fruit, Iran Dried Fruit, Levubu Dried Fruit, MALATYA APRICOT, Mavuno Harvest, MONTAGU DRIED FRUIT & NUTS, Ocean Spray, Profood International, Sunbeam Foods, Sunsweet, and Traina Foods.