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Food Preservatives - A Global $3.67 Billion Market, 2026 -


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According to this report, the Global Food Preservatives Market is valued
at $2.38 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach $3.67 billion by 2026
growing at a CAGR of 4.9%.

Growing demand for processed foods, changing lifestyle and increasing
disposable income are the major factors driving the market. However
factors such as growing health concerns on the safety of food additives,
increasing costs of natural preservatives and stringent government
regulations are hindering the market growth.

Food preservatives are used to prevent the growth of microbes like
yeast, molds and bacteria, extend the shelf life of food products,
preserve the flavour, maintain nutritional value of the quality,
texture, consistency, taste, color, alkalinity or acidity of food
products and decrease food spoilage. They are broadly classified as
natural and synthetic.

Based on Function, antimicrobials segment is expected to have
significant share due to growing demand for packed frozen products with
extended shelf-life which resulted in overall growth.

By Application, beverages segment registered steady growth during the
forecast period owing to the increasing usage of food preservatives in
alcoholic beverages like wine and beer.

Asia Pacific is anticipated to be the fastest growing region during the
forecast period due to increasing disposable income and changing food
consumption pattern particularly in China and India.

Key Topics Covered

1 Executive Summary

2 Preface

3 Market Trend Analysis

4 Porters Five Force Analysis

5 Global Food Preservatives Market, By Type

6 Global Food Preservatives Market, By Function

7 Global Food Preservatives Market, By Application

8 Global Food Preservatives Market, By Geography

9 Key Developments

10 Company Profiling

  • Brenntag Solutions Group, Inc.
  • Akzo Nobel N.V.
  • Prinova Group, LLC
  • Cargill, Incorporated
  • Chr. Hansen A/S
  • Dover Chemical Corporation
  • Hawkins Watts Limited
  • Tate & Lyle
  • Wanglong
  • Celanese Corporation
  • Univar Inc.
  • Kerry Group
  • Galactic
  • Danisco A/S
  • Cornion
  • DSM N.V.
  • Kemin Industries, Inc.

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