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Commercial Seaweeds Market by Type (Red, Brown, Green), Form (Liquid, Powdered, Flakes), Application (Agriculture, Animal Feed, Human Food, and Others), and by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021

Commercial Seaweeds Market by Type (Red, Brown, Green), Form (Liquid, Powdered, Flakes), Application (Agriculture, Animal Feed, Human Food, and Others), and by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021

The commercial seaweeds market is projected to reach a value of USD 17.59 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of 9.17% from 2016 to 2021. The market is further driven by factors such as increasing awareness about the medicinal uses of seaweeds and increasing demand from the European region. Increase in the cost of fertilizers & pesticides, rise in organic & environment-friendly farming practices, and increase in awareness regarding the environmental concerns related to the use of chemical fertilizers are factors propelling higher demand of seaweeds in the agriculture sector.

“Red seaweeds accounted for the largest market share in 2015 among all the types of commercial seaweeds”
Among the types of commercial seaweeds such as red seaweeds, brown seaweeds, and green seaweeds, red seaweeds accounted for the largest market share, followed by brown seaweeds and green seaweeds. Red seaweeds are used on a large scale due to their functional qualities, easy availability, and application in almost all the industrial sectors.

“Human food segment led the market with the largest share in 2015”
On the basis of application, the commercial seaweeds market is led by the human food segment, followed by animal feed and agriculture segments. The demand for seaweed vegetables and processed seaweeds in various food preparations is rising due to increasing awareness about the nutritive properties of the seaweeds.

“Asia-Pacific dominated the market with the largest share”
Asia-Pacific formed the largest market for commercial seaweeds in 2015, whereas North America accounted for the second-largest market in 2015, in terms of value, and is projected to grow at the highest CAGR from 2016–2021. The global commercial seaweeds market is segmented region-wise, with a detailed analysis of each region by studying the key markets. These regions include North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW).

Breakdown of profile of primary participants
By Company Type: Tier 1 – 50 %, Tier 2 – 22%, and Tier 3 – 28%
By Designation: C level – 28%, Director level – 22%, Others – 50%
By Region: North America – 59%, Europe – 11%, Asia-Pacific – 22%, RoW – 8%

Key players identified in the commercial seaweeds market include Cargill, Inc. (U.S.), E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company (U.S.), Roullier Group (France), Biostadt India Limited (India), and Compo GmbH & Co. KG (Germany). Along with these companies, other players such as Bioatlantis (Ireland), Acadian Seaplants Limited (Canada), Gelymar SA (Chile), BrandT (U.S.), Seasol International Pty. Ltd. (Australia), and CP Kelco (U.S.) also have a strong presence in the global commercial seaweeds market.

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  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
      • YEARS CONSIDERED
    • CURRENCY
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • FACTOR ANALYSIS
      • INTRODUCTION
      • DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS
      • SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS
      • ASSUMPTIONS
      • LIMITATIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • OVERVIEW
    • COMMERCIAL SEAWEED
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET
    • RED SEAWEEDS: LEADING SEGMENT BY TYPE
    • COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET COMPARISION: DEVELOPED VS. DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, 2016-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC: LARGEST COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET
    • LIQUID FORM: FASTEST-GROWING SEGMENT IN THE COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET
    • HUMAN FOOD: DOMINATING SEGMENT IN COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS: BY REGION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY TYPE
      • BY FORM
      • BY APPLICATION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
    • TRADE DATA
      • TOP TEN COMMERCIAL SEAWEED IMPORTING COUNTRIES
        • Table SEAWEED IMPORTS IN 2014 TOP COUNTRIES
      • TOP TEN COMMERCIAL SEAWEED EXPORTING COUNTRIES
        • Table SEAWEED EXPORTS IN 2014
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS
      • PROMINENT COMPANIES
      • SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
      • END USERS
      • KEY INFLUENCERS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET, BY TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COMPARISON BETWEEN RED ALGAE AND GREEN ALGAE
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • BROWN SEAWEEDS
      • Table GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF IMPORTANT BROWN SEAWEEDS IN PRESENT COMMERCIAL USE:
      • Table BROWN SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • RED SEAWEEDS
      • Table GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF PRINCIPLE RED SEAWEEDS IN PRESENT COMMERCIAL USE:
      • Table RED SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • GREEN SEAWEEDS
      • Table GREEN SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMMERCIAL SEAWEED MARKET, BY FORM
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • LIQUID
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEED LIQUIDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • POWDERED
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEED POWDERS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • FLAKES
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEED FLAKES MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • AGRICULTURE
      • Table AGRICULTURE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ANIMAL FEED
      • Table MAJOR COMPONENTS IN SEAWEEDS FOR ANIMAL FEED
      • Table ANIMAL FEED: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • HUMAN FOOD
      • Table MAJOR SEAWEED PRODUCTS USED IN HUMAN FOOD
      • Table HUMAN FOOD: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • OTHERS
      • Table OTHER APPLICATIONS: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KT)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA:COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC:COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDONESIA
        • Table INDONESIA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • PHILIPPINES
        • Table PHILIPPINES: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • KOREA
        • Table KOREA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE:COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SPAIN
        • Table SPAIN: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • IRELAND
        • Table IRELAND: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • NORWAY
        • Table NORWAY: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2020 (USD MILLION)
    • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)
      • Table ROW: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW:COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ROW: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY FORM, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH AFRICA
        • Table SOUTH AFRICA: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • OTHERS IN ROW
        • Table OTHERS IN ROW: COMMERCIAL SEAWEEDS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS
      • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS
        • Table EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2010-2016
      • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
        • Table MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, 2010-2016
      • NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
        • Table NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS, 2010-2016
      • AGREEMENTS
        • Table AGREEMENTS, 2010-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • E.I. DUPONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CARGILL, INCORPORATED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ROULLIER GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • COMPO GMBH & CO. KG
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • BIOSTADT INDIA LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ACADIAN SEAPLANTS LIMITED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • BRANDT
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • CP KELCO
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • GELYMAR
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • SEASOL INTERNATIONAL PTY. LTD
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • COMPANY DEVELOPMENTS
      • EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS
        • Table EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2010-2016
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS

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