Global Potassium Sorbate Market 2019-2023

Global Potassium Sorbate Market 2019-2023

About this market

The increasing demand for clean label ingredients is likely to drive growth in the market. Potassium sorbate is mainly used as a preservative and stabilizer to improve the shelf life of food products. It helps retain the freshness of packaged foods and beverages. Technavio’s analysts have predicted that the potassium sorbate market will register a CAGR of more than 4% by 2023.

Market Overview

Growing demand for potassium sorbate in processed foods

Potassium sorbate is very soluble in water as compared to sorbic acid. Potassium sorbate is widely used in the production of sweet white table wines, bakery products and many more. The increasing demand for confectionary, dairy, and frozen products, meat, and seafood can propel the growth of the potassium sorbate market.

Allergic reactions caused by potassium sorbate

The side effects and allergic caused by excessive consumption of potassium sorbate can pose a serious challenge to the potassium sorbate market during the forecast period.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the potassium sorbate market during the 2019-2023, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The market appears to be concentrated and with the presence of few companies including APAC Chemical Corporation and Celanese the competitive environment is quite intense. Factors such as the increasing demand for clean label ingredients and the growing demand for potassium sorbate in processed foods, will provide considerable growth opportunities to potassium sorbate manufactures. APAC Chemical Corporation, Celanese, FBC Industries, JINNENG, Sorbic International, and Tengzhou Aolong Fine Chemical are some of the major companies covered in this report.

‘With the presence of a considerable number of companies, this market appears to be concentrated and with fewcompanies constantly focusing improving their market positions, the competitive environment among the players is quite intense. Manufacturers are increasingly focusing on natural ingredients in food products to conform to regulations pertaining to clean labels.’


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global specialty chemicals market
      • Table Segments of global specialty chemicals market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • 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 2018
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Table End-user - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • Food and beverage - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Food and beverage - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Food and beverage - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Pharmaceuticals - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Pharmaceuticals - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Pharmaceuticals - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Personal care and cosmetics - Market size and forecast 2018- 2023
      • Table Personal care and cosmetics - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Personal care and cosmetics - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Diversified applications
    • Increasing demand for clean label ingredients
    • Growth of the packaged food and beverage industry
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • APAC Chemical Corporation
      • Table APAC Chemical Corporation - Vendor overview
      • Table APAC Chemical Corporation - Key offerings
    • Celanese
      • Table Celanese - Vendor overview
      • Table Celanese - Business segments
      • Table Celanese - Organizational developments
      • Table Celanese - Geographic focus
      • Table Celanese - Segment focus
      • Table Celanese - Key offerings
    • FBC Industries
      • Table FBC Industries - Vendor overview
      • Table FBC Industries - Key offerings
    • JINNENG
      • Table JINNENG - Vendor overview
      • Table JINNENG - Key offerings
    • Sorbic International
      • Table Sorbic International - Vendor overview
      • Table Sorbic International - Key offerings
    • Tengzhou Aolong Fine Chemical
      • Table Tengzhou Aolong Fine Chemical - Vendor overview
      • Table Tengzhou Aolong Fine Chemical - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
    • List of abbreviations
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