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Sorbitol Market by Product Type (Liquid/Syrup Sorbitol, and Crystal/Powder Sorbitol), Application (Cosmetics & Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals), and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

Sorbitol Market by Product Type (Liquid/Syrup Sorbitol, and Crystal/Powder Sorbitol), Application (Cosmetics & Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals), and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

“The growing use of sorbitol in the cosmetic & personal care applications is a key factor for the growth of the sorbitol market” The global sorbitol market size (2016–2021) is projected to reach USD 1.42 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 5.3% from 2016 to 2021. The growth of the market can be attributed to the increasing adoption of sorbitol across applications, such as cosmetic & personal care, food & beverages, and pharmaceuticals, owing to their functionalities including flavoring agent, fragrance ingredient, and cooling effect. However, adherence to international quality standards and regulations for sorbitol may restrain the growth of the market. “Cosmetic & personal care is expected to be the fastest-growing application segment of the sorbitol market” Cosmetic & personal care is expected to be the fastest-growing application segment, in terms of volume & value of the sorbitol market. Sorbitol is adopted in the cosmetic & personal care application, as they possess outstanding functionalities humectant, thickener, flavoring agent, filler/diluent, good compressibility, and granulating agent. These features make it suitable for a broad range of applications, such as oral care, toothpaste, chewing gum, mouth fresheners, skin care, hair care, cosmetics, soaps & detergents, and shaving creams. Moreover, increasing awareness of people to use organic products to avoid hazards of inorganic products encourage usage of sorbitol in a wide range of personal care and cosmetic products. “The rising demand for sorbitol from various application is expected to drive the sorbitol market in Asia-Pacific” Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for sorbitol market, in terms of value and volume. High economic growth rate, growing manufacturing industries, cheap labor, increasing foreign investments, and rise in the adoption of sorbitol across applications, such as cosmetic & personal care, food & beverages, and pharmaceuticals applications are some of the major factors expected to fuel the growth of the market in the region. Also, increasing health issues due to consumption of sugar encourage usage of sorbitol in this region. China, India, South Korea, and Japan are key markets for sorbitol in Asia-Pacific. In the process of determining and verifying the market size for several segments and subsegments gathered through secondary research, extensive primary interviews were conducted. The breakdown of primary interviews are mentioned below. • By Company Type - Tier 1 - 65%, Tier 2 – 25%, and Others - 10% • By Designation - Manager Level - 50%, C level - 30%, and Director level - 20% • By Region - Asia-Pacific - 40%, North America - 25%, Europe - 20%, the Middle East & Africa - 10%, and South America - 5% The key companies profiled in this market research report are Roquette Frères (France), Cargill Inc. (U.S.), Ingredion Incorporated (U.S.), Tereos Starch & Sweeteners (France), Archer Daniels Midland (U.S.), SPI Pharma Inc. (U.S.), Ecogreen Oleochemicals Pte. Ltd. (Singapore), Merck Group (Germany), Sukhjit Starch & Chemicals Ltd. (India), and Gulshan Polyols Ltd. (India). Research Coverage This report covers the sorbitol market, in terms of value as well as volume, and forecasts the market size till 2021. The report includes the market segmentation based on type (liquid/syrup sorbitol and crystal/powder sorbitol), application (cosmetic & personal care, food & beverages, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and others), and region (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, the Middle East & Africa, and South America). The regions have been further segmented based on key countries into China, India, Japan, South Korea, the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Germany, the U.K., France, Russia, Italy, Brazil, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Nigeria. The report also provides company profiles and competitive strategies adopted by the key players in the sorbitol market. The report will help the market leaders/new entrants in this market in the following ways: 1. This report segments the sorbitol market comprehensively and provides the closest approximations of the revenue numbers for the overall market and the subsegments across the different verticals and regions. 2. It will help stakeholders to understand the pulse of the market and provide them information on key market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities. 3. It will help stakeholders to understand the competitors and gain more insights to better their position in the business. The competitive landscape section includes new product developments, partnerships & joint ventures, expansions, and mergers & acquisitions.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • MARKET SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
      • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • PACKAGE SIZE
    • LIMITATION
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • DATA TRIANGULATION
    • RESEARCH ASSUMPTION
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE SORBITOL MARKET
    • SORBITOL MARKET GROWTH, BY APPLICATION
    • SORBITOL MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
    • SORBITOL MARKET, BY REGION
    • SORBITOL MARKET IN ASIA-PACIFIC, BY COUNTRY AND APPLICATION
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • BY FUNCTION
        • Table SORBITOL MARKET, BY FUNCTION
      • BY PRODUCT TYPE
        • Table SORBITOL MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
      • BY APPLICATION
        • Table SORBITOL MARKET, BY APPLICATION
      • BY REGION
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
      • RAW MATERIAL SUPPLIERS
      • MANUFACTURERS
      • QUALITY & SAFETY CONTROLLERS
      • PACKAGING
      • END-USE INDUSTRY
    • INDUSTRY INSIGHTS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
  • SORBITOL MARKET, BY FUNCTION
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SWEETENER
    • BULKING AGENT
    • FLAVORING AGENT
    • HUMECTANT
    • OTHERS
  • SORBITOL MARKET, BY PRODUCT TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY PRODUCT TYPE, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • LIQUID/SYRUP SORBITOL
    • POWDER/CRYSTAL SORBITOL
  • SORBITOL MARKET, BY APPLICATION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • DIRECT APPLICATION
      • COSMETICS & PERSONAL CARE
      • FOOD & BEVERAGE
      • PHARMACEUTICALS
      • OTHERS
    • INDIRECT APPLICATION
      • CHEMICALS
  • SORBITOL MARKET, BY REGION
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CHINA
        • Table CHINA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table CHINA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CHINA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • INDIA
        • Table INDIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table INDIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table INDIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SOUTH KOREA
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SOUTH KOREA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • JAPAN
        • Table JAPAN: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table JAPAN: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table JAPAN: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • NORTH AMERICA
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table NORTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.S.
        • Table U.S.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table U.S.: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.S.: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • CANADA
        • Table CANADA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table CANADA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table CANADA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • MEXICO
        • Table MEXICO: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table MEXICO: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table MEXICO: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • EUROPE
      • Table EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • GERMANY
        • Table GERMANY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table GERMANY: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table GERMANY: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • FRANCE
        • Table FRANCE: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table FRANCE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table FRANCE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • U.K.
        • Table U.K.: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table U.K.: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table U.K.: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ITALY
        • Table ITALY: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table ITALY: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table ITALY: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • RUSSIA
        • Table RUSSIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table RUSSIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table RUSSIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF EUROPE
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF EUROPE: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • SAUDI ARABIA
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table SAUDI ARABIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • IRAN
        • Table IRAN: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table IRAN: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table IRAN: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • NIGERIA
        • Table NIGERIA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table NIGERIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table NIGERIA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
    • SOUTH AMERICA
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
      • Table SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • BRAZIL
        • Table BRAZIL: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table BRAZIL: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table BRAZIL: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • ARGENTINA
        • Table ARGENTINA: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK, 2015
        • Table ARGENTINA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table ARGENTINA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
      • REST OF SOUTH AMERICA
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (KILOTON)
        • Table REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: SORBITOL MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2014-2021 (USD MILLION)
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • OVERVIEW
    • MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS
      • ROQUETTE FRERES
      • CARGILL INCORPORATED
      • ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND
      • INGREDION INCORPORATED
      • TEREOS STARCH & SWEETENERS
    • COMPETITIVE SITUATION AND TRENDS
      • EXPANSION
        • Table EXPANSION, 2012-2016
      • MERGER & ACQUISITION
        • Table MERGER & ACQUISITION, 2012-2016
      • PARTNERSHIP & JOINT VENTURE
        • Table PARTNERSHIP & JOINT VENTURE, 2012-2016
      • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH
        • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH, 2012-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • ROQUETTE FRÈRES
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CARGILL INCORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND (ADM)
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • INGREDION INCORPORATED
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • TEREOS STARCH & SWEETENERS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • SWOT ANALYSIS
      • MNM VIEW
    • ECOGREEN OLEOCHEMICALS PTE. LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • GULSHAN POLYOLS LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • MERCK GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • SPI PHARMA, INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • SUKHJIT STARCH & CHEMICALS LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • OTHER MARKET PLAYERS
      • DANISCO A/S
      • GUJARAT AMBUJA EXPORTS LTD.
      • QINHUANGDAO LIHUA STARCH CO. LTD.
      • KASYAP SWEETNERS LTD.
      • JEECON FOODS PVT. LTD.
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS
    • RELATED REPORTS
    • AUTHOR DETAILS

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