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Global Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) Market Report, History and Forecast 2014-2025, Breakdown Data by Manufacturers, Key Regions, Types and Application

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Shikimic acid, is a cyclohexene, a cyclitol and a cyclohexanecarboxylic acid. It is an important biochemical metabolite in plants and microorganisms. It is a white fine powder, soluble in water, insoluble in chloroform, benzene and petroleum ether. Shikimic acid is mainly used as pharmaceutical intermediates, with a certain irritation.

In the last several years, global market of shikimic acid change is intense, especially the price, with an average growth rate of 3.65 %. In 2015, global revenue of shikimic acid is nearly 72 million $; the actual production is about 590 MT.

the global average price of shikimic acid is in the decreasing trend in the last three years, from 127 $/kg in 2011 to 121 $/kg in 2014. Prices rose sharply due to the decline in Chinese illicium verum production.

The use of shikimic acid in the downstream application is aimple, most used in anti-influenza drugs, resulting in shikimic acid manufacturers bargaining power is weak, limiting the manufacturers of large-scale production

china is the largest supplier of shikimic acid, with a production market share nearly 67% in 2015. Europe is the second largest supplier of shikimic acid, enjoying production market share nearly 28% in 2015.

Europe is the largest consumption place, The world's largest consumer is Roche Pharma, with a consumption market share nearly 61.7% in 2015. following Europe, China is the second largest consumption place with the consumption market share of 15.7%. China is the world's largest exporting country. But with the Roche drug Tamiflu's patent expires, a large number of generic drugs will enter the market, shikimic acid demand will increase significantly.

market competition is not intense. Sanofi and Layn Natural Ingredients, are the leaders of the industry, and they hold key technologies and patents, with high-end customers; have been formed in the monopoly position in the industry.

The global Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market was xx million US$ in 2018 and is expected to xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of xx% between 2019 and 2025.

This report studies the Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market size (value and volume) by players, regions, product types and end industries, history data 2014-2018 and forecast data 2019-2025; This report also studies the global market competition landscape, market drivers and trends, opportunities and challenges, risks and entry barriers, sales channels, distributors and Porter's Five Forces Analysis.

Geographically, this report is segmented into several key regions, with sales, revenue, market share and growth Rate of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) in these regions, from 2014 to 2025, covering

North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)

Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Turkey etc.)

Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam)

South America (Brazil etc.)

Middle East and Africa (Egypt and GCC Countries)

The various contributors involved in the value chain of the product include manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, intermediaries, and customers. The key manufacturers in this market include


Layn Natural Ingredients


Shaanxi Huike Botanical

Xi'an Hao Tian

Guangxi Wanshan Spice


Wuhan Dahua Weiye

By the product type, the market is primarily split into

Shikimic Acid (98%)

Shikimic Acid (99%)

By the end users/application, this report covers the following segments

Medicine and Veterinary drugs


We can also provide the customized separate regional or country-level reports, for the following regions:

North America

United States







South Korea








Rest of Asia-Pacific








Rest of Europe

Central & South America


Rest of Central & South America

Middle East & Africa

GCC Countries



South Africa

Rest of Middle East & Africa

The study objectives of this report are:

To study and analyze the global Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market size (value & volume) by company, key regions/countries, products and application, history data from 2014 to 2018, and forecast to 2025.

To understand the structure of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market by identifying its various subsegments.

To share detailed information about the key factors influencing the growth of the market (growth potential, opportunities, drivers, industry-specific challenges and risks).

Focuses on the key global Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the sales volume, value, market share, market competition landscape, SWOT analysis and development plans in next few years.

To analyze the Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) with respect to individual growth trends, future prospects, and their contribution to the total market.

To project the value and volume of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) submarkets, with respect to key regions (along with their respective key countries).

To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market.

To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.

In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) are as follows:

History Year: 2014-2018

Base Year: 2018

Estimated Year: 2019

Forecast Year 2019 to 2025

This report includes the estimation of market size for value (million USD) and volume (K MT). Both top-down and bottom-up approaches have been used to estimate and validate the market size of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market, to estimate the size of various other dependent submarkets in the overall market. Key players in the market have been identified through secondary research, and their market shares have been determined through primary and secondary research. All percentage shares, splits, and breakdowns have been determined using secondary sources and verified primary sources.

For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2018 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.

Key Stakeholders

Raw material suppliers


Regulatory bodies, including government agencies and NGO

Commercial research & development (R&D) institutions

Importers and exporters

Government organizations, research organizations, and consulting firms

Trade associations and industry bodies

End-use industries

Available Customizations

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Further breakdown of Shikimic Acid (CAS 138-59-0) market on basis of the key contributing countries.

Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players.

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