Market Overview

North American Arachidonic Acid Market (2018-2023) Featuring BASF, Cargill, DSM, Market Bioscience, Suntory, and more -


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The North America arachidonic market was valued 47.52 million USD in
2016 and is expected to register a CAGR of 6.9%, during the forecast
period of 2018-2023.

US is the major distributor of ARA in region and also exports across the
globe. The market is growing of archidonic acid as the consumers are
looking for the healthy dietary supplement. US Infant formula
supplemented with ARA market accounts for USD 3.09 billion sales in 2018
and expected to register a CAGR of 1.48%, during forecast period.

The driver for the North America ARA market is the increased demand for
infant nutrition products containing ARA, increased application in
sports nutrition, various health benefits of ARA and the government
approval for incorporation into infant products.

ARA has received the GRAS status from USFDA and also allowed with a
certain limit in the infant nutrition products, which has triggered the
market. The important function properties of ARA are increasing the
consumer demand in the region as functional foods in the market. However
the high production cost, and large capital investment is affecting the
ARA market.

The investment in separation and purification technology is relatively
high for the plant production and thus, becoming a restrain for the ARA

Growing population, higher income, and changing psychographics in region
drive the arachidonic market growth in North America. In 2016, US
dominated the market and accounted for more than 45% of the total volume
and value and is expected to witness significant growth during the
forecast period.

Notable Market Developments

  • BASF, the leading chemical company and a leading manufacturer of
    construction chemicals in the world, has been strongly investing in
    local production and has opened a production plant in Tanzania.

Key Topics Covered

1. Introduction

2. Research Approach and Methodology

3. Market Overview

4. Market Segmentation

5. Competitive Landscape

6. Company Profiles

  • A&Z Food Additives Co. Ltd.
  • BASF
  • Cabio Bioengineering
  • Cargill
  • Cayman Chemicals
  • DSM
  • Guangdong Runke
  • Martek Bioscience
  • Suntory
  • Xiamen Kingdomway
  • Zhejiang Weiss (Wecan)

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