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Citric Acid Market by Form (Anhydrous and Liquid), Application (Food, Pharmaceuticals, and Cosmetics), Function (Acidulant, Antioxidant, Preservative, and Sequestrant), and by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW) - Global Forecast to 2020

Citric Acid Market by Form (Anhydrous and Liquid), Application (Food, Pharmaceuticals, and Cosmetics), Function (Acidulant, Antioxidant, Preservative, and Sequestrant), and by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and RoW) - Global Forecast to 2020

Citric acid is a weak organic acid that finds application in various industries such as food & beverage, animal feed, pharmaceutical, personal care & cosmetics, detergents & cleansers, textile, and construction, among others. Citric acid is widely used in the food & beverage industry as an acidulant. The citric acid market is expected to witness significant growth in the food & beverage industry owing to increasing demand for processed and ready-to-eat food & beverage products. Versatile properties of citric acid such as low toxicity, tart taste, preservation, and chelating & buffering characteristics are responsible for its growing consumption in a wide range of applications.

This report provides a complete analysis of the key companies and a chronology of developments with respect to new products, investments & expansion, acquisitions, and agreements. It also analyzes the market dynamics, price trends, and trade analysis, highlighting the key features for this market. The report also highlights key market drivers and restraints for the key regions of the world.

Leading players such as Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (U.S.), Cargill, Incorporated (U.S.), Tate & Lyle PLC (U.K.) and JUNGBUNZLAUER SUISSE AG (Switzerland), COFCO Biochemical (AnHui) Co., Ltd. (China), HUANGSHI XINGHUA BIOCHEMICAL CO.LTD (China), and S.A. Citrique Belge N.V. (Belgium), among others have been profiled in the report. To maintain a competitive edge in the citric acid market, the key players were observed to prefer new product development as a strategy to serve a broad range of industries. New technologies have initiated the emergence of innovative products that could help in cost reduction. Developing countries present a viable market for manufacturers, as these regions are emerging as potential markets with the availability of raw materials.

The global market for citric acid is projected to grow at competitive CAGRs of 5.5% and 5.2%, in terms of value and volume respectively, from 2015 to 2020. Europe led the market for citric acid in 2014, in terms of value and volume, owing to substantial growth in the processed food & beverage industry and high consumption of citric acid as a vital food additive. The market in the Asia-Pacific region is projected to grow at a higher rate as compared to the matured markets of developed economies.
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Product Analysis
Product matrix, which gives a detailed comparison of the product portfolio of each company

Regional Analysis
Further breakdown of the Rest of Europe citric acid market into Sweden, Poland, Norway, and Greece

Further breakdown of the Rest of Asia-Pacific citric acid market into Malaysia, Australia & New Zealand, and Thailand

Further breakdown of the RoW citric acid market into Paraguay, Uruguay, Chile, and Cuba

Company Information
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (Up to 5)


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
      • YEARS CONSIDERED
    • BASE CURRENCY CONSIDERED FOR THE CITRIC ACID MARKET
    • BASE UNIT CONSIDERED FOR THE CITRIC ACID MARKET
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • FACTOR ANALYSIS
      • INTRODUCTION
      • OVERVIEW OF THE PARENT INDUSTRY
      • DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS
      • SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS
      • ASSUMPTIONS
      • LIMITATIONS OF THE RESEARCH STUDY
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • OVERVIEW
    • CITRIC ACID
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE CITRIC ACID MARKET
    • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • OVERVIEW OF THE CITRIC ACID MARKET IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION
    • INDIA IS PROJECTED TO BE THE FASTEST-GROWING MARKET
    • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY FUNCTION
    • CITRIC ACID MARKET: DEVELOPED VS. EMERGING MARKETS
    • ANHYDROUS FORM ACCOUNTED FOR THE LARGEST SHARE IN THE CITRIC ACID MARKET IN 2014
    • CITRIC ACID MARKET LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS, BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SUPPLY CHAIN
    • INDUSTRY INSIGHTS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
    • TRADE ANALYSIS
      • Table CHINA LED THE GLOBAL CITRIC ACID EXPORTS, IN TERMS OF VALUE & VOLUME IN 2014
      • Table THE U.S. LED THE GLOBAL CITRIC ACID IMPORTS, IN TERMS OF VALUE & VOLUME IN 2014
    • REGULATIONS
      • Table REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO THE USE OF CITRIC ACID IN KEY COUNTRIES
    • PRICE TREND
  • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY FORM
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • ANHYDROUS
      • Table ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • LIQUID
      • Table LIQUID CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table CITRIC ACID IS ACCEPTABLE IN FOODS CONFORMING TO THE FOLLOWING COMMODITY STANDARDS: CS 117-1981, AS PER THE CODEX ALIMENTARIUS COMMISSION,
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • FOOD
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE FOR FOOD, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE FOR FOOD, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • BEVERAGES
        • Table BEVERAGES MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CONFECTIONERIES
        • Table CONFECTIONERIES MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CONVENIENCE FOOD PRODUCTS
        • Table CONVENIENCE FOOD PRODUCTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • DAIRY PRODUCTS
        • Table DAIRY PRODUCTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • PHARMACEUTICAL & COSMETICS
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE FOR PHARMACEUTICAL & COSMETICS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • REAGENT
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE FOR REAGENT APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • OTHERS
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE FOR OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY FUNCTION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ACIDULANT
      • Table CITRIC ACID IN ACIDULANT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ANTIOXIDANT
      • Table CITRIC ACID IN ANTIOXIDANT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • PRESERVATIVE
      • Table CITRIC ACID IN PRESERVATIVE MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • SEQUESTRANT
      • Table CITRIC ACID IN SEQUESTRANT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY GRADE
    • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY GRADE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • FOOD GRADE
      • Table FOOD GRADE CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • PHARMACEUTICAL GRADE
      • Table PHARMACEUTICAL GRADE CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • INDUSTRIAL GRADE
      • Table INDUSTRIAL GRADE CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • CITRIC ACID MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
    • PEST ANALYSIS
      • POLITICAL/LEGAL FACTORS
      • ECONOMIC FACTORS
      • SOCIAL FACTORS
      • TECHNOLOGICAL FACTORS
        • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
        • Table CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FOOD APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID IN FOOD MARKET SIZE, BY FOOD TYPE, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID IN FOOD MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2013-2020 (KT)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FUNCTION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID IN FOOD MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • LATIN AMERICA
        • Table LATIN AMERICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • AFRICA
        • Table AFRICA: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
      • MIDDLE EAST
        • Table MIDDLE EAST: CITRIC ACID MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2013-2020 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CARGILL, INCORPORATED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • TATE & LYLE PLC
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • JUNGBUNZLAUER SUISSE AG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • COFCO BIOCHEMICAL (ANHUI) CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • HUANGSHI XINGHUA BIOCHEMICAL CO.LTD
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • RZBC GROUP CO. LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
    • WEIFANG ENSIGN INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
    • GADOT BIOCHEMICAL INDUSTRIES LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENT
    • S.A. CITRIQUE BELGE N.V.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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