Market Overview

Global Carotenoid Market Worth $1.8 Billion by 2019 - Production Systems, Application Segments & Dominant Players - Research and Markets


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Market for Carotenoids" report to their offering.

The global carotenoid market value was $1.5 billion in 2014. This market is expected to reach nearly $1.8 billion in 2019, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.9%.

The report provides a synopsis of the current carotenoid market, shows the relative competitiveness of individual carotenoids and discusses, using quantitative figures, the relevance of different production systems, application segments, regional distribution and dominant players.

The report comprehensively discusses the different modes of carotenoid production, contrasting chemical synthesis, fermentation systems and extraction from botanical sources. A general outline is provided on current trends in the major application sectors of carotenoids, food, feed and nutritional supplements. The product section discusses markets and market trends for each carotenoid in detail.

The report identifies each product, discusses commercial formulations and reviews current regulatory status in the major markets. Consumption data from 2014-2019 identifies trends and determines the position of the product at the sigmoid life cycle curve. Similarly, long price series allow the analysis of trends and of possible inflexion points. The chapter on marketing strategies and market shares of major players provides an overview of the current situation and as well as a forecast of future trends, prices, consumption and market values by 2019.

Scope Of Report

The report reviews the global markets for the following commercialized carotenoids:

  • Annatto
  • Astaxanthin
  • Beta-carotene
  • Beta-apo-8-carotenal
  • Beta-apo-8-carotenal-ester
  • Canthaxanthin
  • Capsanthin and paprika extract
  • Lutein
  • Lycopene
  • Zeaxanthin

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2: Executive Summary

3: Overview

4: Principles Of Production

5: Industry Structure And Markets For Annatto

6: Industry Structure And Markets For Astaxanthin

7: Industry Structure And Markets For Beta-Carotene

8: Industry Structure And Markets For Apo-Carotenal

9: Industry Structure And Market For Apo-Ester

10: Industry Structure And Markets For Canthaxanthin

11: Industry Structure And Markets For Capsanthin And Paprika Extracts

12: Industry Structure And Markets For Lutein

13: Industry Structure And Markets For Lycopene

14: Industry Structure And Markets For Zeaxanthin

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Botany and Plant Sciences

View Comments and Join the Discussion!