Global Malic Acid Market Set For Rapid Growth, To Reach USD 220.0 Million by 2021

08-Sep-2016 | Zion Market Research

Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Malic Acid Market (L-Malic, D-Malic, and DL-Malic) for Food, Beverages, Confectionaries, Personal Care, Pharmaceutical and Other Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, the global malic acid market stood, at 72.12-kilotons in 2015 and is expected to reach at 96.83-kilo tons in 2021, growing at a CAGR of 4.3% between 2016 and 2021. In terms of revenue, the global demand for malic acid is expected to reach USD 220.0 million in 2021. 

Malic acid is a crystalline compound present in unripe fruits. Malic acid occurs in all living organisms. It has the sour taste and is widely used as a food additive. It is available in the crystalline form and is largely used as salt and esters. Malic acid is also known as malates. The basic function of malic acid is to monitor and maintain the pH level as well as it also helps to stop the growth of micro-organisms. It has extensive use in food and personal care industry.

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The excessive growing demand for the convenience, processed food, and confectionaries across the globe is a prime driving force of global malic acid market. Approval for malic acid by regulatory bodies such as FDA (the Food and Drug Administration), FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India) and EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) is expected to grow the penetration of malic acid within the forecast period. However, volatility in raw material prices is expected to major restraint of global malic acid. Nonetheless, increasing use of malic acid in medical and personal care industries is likely to generate new opportunities for the manufacturer of malic acid during the years to come.

Global Malic Acid Market

Based on type segment, the global malic acid market is bifurcated into L-malic acid, D-malic acid, and DL-malic acid. Among all, L-malic acid dominated the global market of malic acid and it accounted for significant share of the entire volume consumption in 2015. Moreover, DL-malic acid is expected to fastest growing segment of global malic acid in near future. It has the extensive range of applications and growing penetration of DL-malic acid in cosmetic and food industry is expected to facilitate the remarkable growth in the global malic market within the forecast period.

The key applications of the global malic acid market include food, beverages, confectionaries, personal care, pharmaceutical and others applications. Beverages held as foremost application segment of global malic acid market in 2015. It accounted for more than 50.0% share of the entire market and it is also expected to continue its dominance during the few next years. Confectionaries are a vital segment that is likely to have splendid growth in near future. This growth is attributed to increase in demand for chocolates and junk products in every corner of the globe. Moreover, use of malic acid for treating skin disease and cancer is expected to bolster the demand of malic acid in coming years.

Among all regions, Asia Pacific was a leading market of global malic acid in 2015. It accounted for above 40.0% share of global malic acid market. Furthermore, the presence of food industry and growing beverages industry especially in China, India, Malaysia, and India is likely to register the highest growth with a strong CAGR within the forecast period. Furthermore, Europe and North America are expected to have significant growth over the years to come due to rising demand for flavored beverages in the regions. On another hand, the Middle East and Latin America are projected to have significant growth for malic acid due to rising disposable income in Brazil and BRIC nations.

The global malic acid market is moderately fragmented and can offer new scope to the new entrants in near future. Some of the major player operative in the global market of the malic acid includes Thirumalai Chemicals Ltd, the Chemical Company, Novozymes, U.S. Chemicals LLC, Polynt, Prinova LLC,BartekIngredients Inc and FUSO Chemical Co. Ltd amongst others. 
The report segments the global malic acid market into:

Malic Acid Market: Type Analysis

  • L-Malic Acid
  • D-Malic Acid
  • DL-Malic Acid

Malic Acid Market: Application Segment Analysis

  • Food
  • Beverages
  • Confectionaries
  • Personal Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Others

Malic Acid Market: Regional Segment Analysis

  • North America
    • U.S.
  • Europe
    • UK
    • France
    • Germany
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
  • The Middle East & Africa

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