Global Whey Protein Ingredients Market Forecast 2021-2028

Global Whey Protein Ingredients Market Forecast 2021-2028


The global whey protein ingredients market growth is anticipated to progress at a CAGR of 5.49% in terms of volume and 11.22% in terms of revenue during the forecast period, 2021-2028. The increasing health-conscious consumers, growing awareness of whey protein benefits, rising demand for high-quality protein supplements, and thriving health & wellness products fuel market growth.


Whey protein is a byproduct obtained during the manufacture of cheese, which is rich in protein. It is used to increase the protein intake in the diet, and is used as an ingredient in infant formulas. Protein supplements were popular and limited to bodybuilders, fitness freaks, gym-goers, and athletes. Currently, they have extended to people from all walks of life. This is because they aid in preventing diseases and enhances sports performance, apart from helping build muscles and gain strength.

Moreover, the rising urbanization and the growing preference for a healthy lifestyle and personalized nutrition have boosted the growth of protein supplements. Additionally, the integrated efforts of pharmaceutical, technology, and food companies have led to new product developments with better functionality. Such aspects have increased the demand for high-quality protein supplements, which drives the market's overall growth. However, the health-related problems due to whey protein use and the raw material price fluctuations hinder market growth.


The global whey protein ingredients market growth evaluation includes the analysis of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Asia-Pacific is estimated to fare the highest in terms of CAGR, both in terms of revenue and volume. The increasing use of whey as additives in skin care products and nutrition and food & beverage industries is one of the key growth drivers.


The strategic diversity of the competitors in the market increases the competitive rivalry in the market. Some key companies in the market include Grande Custom Ingredients, Danone SA, Leprino Foods Company, Erie Foods International Inc, Glanbia Plc, Fonterra Co-Operative Group, etc.

Our report offerings include:
• Explore key findings of the overall market
• Strategic breakdown of market dynamics (Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, Challenges)
• Market forecasts for a minimum of 9 years, along with 3 years of historical data for all segments, sub-segments, and regions
• Market Segmentation cater to a thorough assessment of key segments with their market estimations
• Geographical Analysis: Assessments of the mentioned regions and country-level segments with their market share
• Key analytics: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, Vendor Landscape, Opportunity Matrix, Key Buying Criteria, etc.
• Competitive landscape is the theoretical explanation of the key companies based on factors, market share, etc.
• Company profiling: A detailed company overview, product/services offered, SCOT analysis, and recent strategic developments

1. Research Scope & Methodology
1.1. Study Objectives
1.2. Scope Of Study
1.3. Methodology
1.4. Assumptions & Limitations
2. Executive Summary
2.1. Market Size & Estimates
2.2. Market Overview
3. Market Dynamics
3.1. Key Drivers
3.1.1. Increasing Awareness About The Benefits Of Whey Protein
3.1.2. Growing Health & Wellness Products
3.1.3. Increased Demand For High-quality Protein Supplements
3.1.4. Rising Health-conscious Consumers
3.2. Key Restraints
3.2.1. Raw Material Price Fluctuations And High Prices
3.2.2. Fragmented Nature Of The Industry
3.2.3. Incidences Of Farm Animal Diseases Reduce Farm Products’ Adoption
3.2.4. Health-related Problems From Whey Protein Use
4. Key Analytics
4.1. Impact Of Covid-19 On Whey Protein Ingredients Market
4.2. Key Market Trends
4.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.3.1. Buyers Power
4.3.2. Suppliers Power
4.3.3. Substitution
4.3.4. New Entrants
4.3.5. Industry Rivalry
4.4. Opportunity Matrix
4.5. Vendor Landscape
4.6. Value Chain Analysis
4.6.1. Dairy/Cheese Industry
4.6.2. Food And Beverage Industry
4.6.3. Value-added Product
4.6.4. Bioethanol Fuel Production
5. Market By Type (Value: $ Million & Volume: Kilotons)
5.1. Wpi
5.2. Wpc 80
5.3. Wpc 50-79
5.4. Wpc 35
5.5. Dwp
6. Market By End-user (Value: $ Million & Volume: Kilotons)
6.1. Bakery And Confectionery
6.2. Dairy Products
6.3. Frozen Foods
6.4. Sports Nutrition
6.5. Beverages
6.6. Meat Products
6.7. Medicine
6.8. Other End-users
7. Market By Application (Value: $ Million & Volume: Kilotons)
7.1. Functional Foods And Beverages
7.2. Infant Nutrition
7.3. Sports Foods And Beverages
7.4. Clinical Nutrition
7.5. Other Applications
8. Geographical Analysis (Value: $ Million & Volume: Kilotons)
8.1. North America
8.1.1. Key Growth Enablers
8.1.2. Key Challenges
8.1.3. Key Players
8.1.4. Country Analysis United States Canada
8.2. Europe
8.2.1. Key Growth Enablers
8.2.2. Key Challenges
8.2.3. Key Players
8.2.4. Country Analysis United Kingdom Germany France Italy Russia Belgium Poland Rest Of Europe
8.3. Asia-pacific
8.3.1. Key Growth Enablers
8.3.2. Key Challenges
8.3.3. Key Players
8.3.4. Country Analysis China Japan India South Korea Indonesia Thailand Vietnam Australia & New Zealand Rest Of Asia-pacific
8.4. Rest Of World
8.4.1. Key Growth Enablers
8.4.2. Key Challenges
8.4.3. Key Players
8.4.4. Regional Analysis Latin America Middle East & Africa
9. Competitive Landscape
9.1. Key Strategic Developments
9.1.1. Mergers & Acquisitions
9.1.2. Partnerships & Agreements
9.1.3. Business Expansions & Divestitures
9.2. Company Profiles
9.2.1. Agropur Msi Llc
9.2.2. Alpavit
9.2.3. American Dairy Products Institute
9.2.4. Arla Foods
9.2.5. Danone Sa
9.2.6. Erie Foods International Inc
9.2.7. Fonterra Co-operative Group
9.2.8. Glanbia Plc
9.2.9. Grande Custom Ingredients
9.2.10. Leprino Foods Company
9.2.11. Meggle Group
9.2.12. Milk Specialties
9.2.13. Omega Protein
9.2.14. Saputo Ingredients
9.2.15. Westland Milk Products

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