Malic Acid Market Research Report- Forecast to 2023

Posted by Avinash on July 17th, 2018

Market Synopsis of Global Malic Acid Market:

Malic Acid is a colourless, white crystalline powder with the molecular formula C4H6O5. It belongs to a group of dicarboxylic acids and is soluble in various alcohols as well as water. Malic Acid can be naturally derived from various fruits like apple, watermelon and vegetables. Malic Acid is used to enhance flavor and tartness in many confectioneries, beverage and bakery products. The Global Malic Acid Market is growing at CAGR of 4.70% to reach USD 217.8 million till 2023. This is attributed to the growing demand for Malic Acid from the food & beverages industry owing to its pH controlling ability, high antimicrobial property and flavor enhancement.

Based on Type, the Global Malic Acid Market is characterized into DL-Malic Acid, L-Malic Acid, and D(+)-Malic Acid. Among them, DL-malic acid accounts for the largest market share and it is estimated to grow at a higher CAGR of 4.81% during the forecast period. This is owing to the growing applications of this product in food, beverage, agriculture, animal feed, and others. L-Malic Acid is another important segment, which is estimated to grow at significant CAGR and holding 18.67% share of the global malic acid market.

Depending upon End Us Industry, the Global Malic Acid Market is segmented into food & beverages, personal care, and pharmaceutical, among others. Food & beverages industry is the leading segment, which is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR to reach USD 137.9 million by the end of 2023. This industry is the largest consumer of Malic Acid, which is accounted for major share of the overall demand for the product. Personal care industry is closely following the leading segment, in terms of growth rate, which is attributed to an increasing awareness regarding wellbeing and personal hygiene.

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Key Findings:

Global Malic Acid Market is projected to reach USD 217.8 million by 2023 with 4.70% CAGR during review period of 2017-2023. Asia Pacific accounted for largest share due to growing application industries in this region. China accounted for the largest market share of 37.95% in 2016. The food & beverages industry is the major segment among other end users of the Malic Acid, which is estimated to reach USD 137.9 million by 2023. Malic Acid Market is a fragmented market, however, tier1& tier 2 manufacturers from China and Japan dominated the market. China is the largest producer and consumer of Malic Acid, China accounts for the largest share in terms of production of Malic Acid.

Regional Analysis:

The Global Malic Acid Market is spanned across five key regions, Asia Pacific, North America, Europe Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa. Asia Pacific accounted for the largest share of the market in 2016, and is projected to grow at the highest CAGR of 5.82% during the forecast period. The dominance of Asia Pacific region is due to a huge end-use industry penetration in the region along with a presence of considerable number of producers coupled with cheap labor cost and increasing demand for food from increasing population. Asia Pacific region is followed by North America, which accounted for the second largest market share and it is estimated to reach USD 53.7 million by 2023. U.S accounted for the highest market share in North America and is expected to remain dominant throughout the forecast period owing to greater penetration of end user industries in the country.

Europe is also a significant region in the Global Malic Acid Market. It accounted for a considerable market share of 20%, as of 2016. Germany dominates the European market, in terms of market size Europe is followed by Latin America and Middle East & Africa, which is estimated to grow at moderate rate during the forecast period, wherein the Middle East & Africa is growing at considerable CAGR and Latin America is anticipated to join hands with leading regions in the Global Malic Acid Market, during the review period.

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