Betaine is a positively charged neutral chemical compound that involved in functioning of liver, cellular reproduction and carnitine in human body. Betaine anhydrous, or trimethylglycine (TMG) are the another terms used for betaine. Generally, betaine found in different vegetables, which include sugar beet, spinach, broccoli and cereals among others. It has wide range of application such as prevention of heart diseases, improving body composition. Betaine also helps to promote muscle gain and fat loss due to its strength to support protein synthesis in the body. Betaine also helps to repair physical damage caused due to high alcohol consumption.
Increasing demand for health beneficiary products with high nutritional value drives growth for betaine market. Betaine is used in number of applications including liver disease, cancer, heart disease and others due to which demand of betaine increases from medical industry. Increasing application of betaine in the personal care industry is another key factor to drive the betaine market growth. However, some issues like restriction betaine use in European countries is expected to hamper growth of betaine market. Increasing application in nutraceuticals, dietary supplements & sports drinks is likely to disclose new avenues for betaine market in near future.
The report covers forecast and analysis for the betaine market on a global and regional level. The study provides historic data of 2015 along with a forecast from 2016 to 2021 based on both volume (MT) and revenue (USD Million). The report also offers detailed competitive landscape of the global betaine market. It includes company market share analysis, product portfolio of the major industry participants. The report provides detailed segmentation of the betaine market based on type, forms, application and region segment. Synthetic betaine and natural betaine is the type segment of betaine market. Based on different forms the market is segmented into betaine anhydrous, cocamidopropyl betaine, betaine monohydrate and other forms. Key application covered in this market includes food & beverages, animal feed, cosmetics, detergents and other applications. Major regional segments analyzed in this study include North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa with its further bifurcation into major countries including U.S. Germany, France, UK, China, Japan, India and Brazil.
Some major key participants involved in betaine market include Associated British Food plc, BASF SE, DuPont, Nutreco N.V., Solvay S.A., American Crystal Sugar Company, Amino GmbH, Kao Corporation, Stepan Company, and Sunwin Chemicals.
This report segments the global betaine market as follows:
Global Betaine Market: Type Segment Analysis
- Synthetic Betaine
- Natural Betaine
Global Betaine Market: Form Segment Analysis
- Betaine Anhydrous
- Cocamidopropyl Betaine
- Betaine Monohydrate
- Other Forms
Global Betaine Market: Application Segment Analysis
- Food & Beverages
- Animal Feed
Global Betaine Market: Regional Segment Analysis
- North America
- Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa