Market Overview

Microcrystalline Cellulose (MCC) Market - Global Forecasts to 2023 -


The "Microcrystalline
Cellulose (MCC) Market by Application (Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical,
Cosmetics & Personal Care,), Raw Material Source (Wood-based,
Non-wood-based), and Region (North America, Europe, APAC, RoW) - Global
Forecasts to 2023"
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The market size of microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) is estimated at USD
885.1 million in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 1,241.4 million by
2023, at a CAGR of 7.0% between 2018 and 2023.

MCC is widely used in pharmaceutical, food & beverage, and cosmetic &
personal care applications. As it is chemically inert and not absorbed
in the human body, it is widely used in the pharmaceutical and food &
beverage applications as a thickener, stabilizer, binder, dispersant,
and bulking & anti-caking agent.

The growth of the pharmaceutical application has also helped increase
the demand for MCC as it is widely used in the form of excipient. Apart
from this, the significant demand from the emerging economies is one of
the major opportunities for the MCC market. However, availability of
substitutes for specific food & beverage and pharmaceutical applications
restrains the growth of the market.

Market Dynamics

  • Growing Pharmaceutical Industry is Driving the MCC Market
  • Increasing Acceptance of MCC as A Pharmaceutical Excipient
  • Increase in Demand for MCC Due to Growth in the Processed Food


  • Availability of Substitutes for Specific Food & Beverage and
    Pharmaceutical Applications


  • Increasing Demand From Emerging Economies
  • Growth in Non-Wood-Based MCC


  • Challenge to Produce Low-Cost MCC

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 MCC Market, By Source Type

7 MCC Market, By Application

8 Regional Analysis

9 Competitive Landscape

10 Company Profiles

  • DowDuPont
  • Asahi Kasei Chemicals Corporation
  • Rayonier Advanced Materials
  • Roquette
  • DFE Pharma GmbH & Co.KG
  • JRS Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
  • Avantor Performance Materials Inc.
  • Gujarat Microwax Limited
  • Sigachi Industrial Pvt. Ltd.
  • Huzhou City Linghu Xinwang Chemical Co., Ltd
  • Accent Microcell Pvt. Ltd
  • Anhui Sunhere Pharmaceutical Excipients Co., Ltd
  • Ranq Remedies Pvt. Ltd
  • Mingtai Chemical Co., Ltd
  • Foodchem International Corporation
  • Quadra Ingredients
  • Shandong Guanda Technology
  • Juku Orchem Private Limited
  • Maple Biotech Pvt Ltd
  • Huzhou Zhanwang Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd

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