Branched chain amino acids (BCAA)-leucine, isoleucine and valine are essential amino acids which are metabolized directly in muscles and offer energy fuel to performance of the work. There is lot of evidences supporting the positive effect of BCAA supplementation on muscle growth. The main importance is attached particularly to leucine.
Commercially, Classification of BCAA is usually based on the ratio of Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine. the most common type of BCAA is composed of Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine with ratio at 2:1:1. In 2016, the 2:1:1 BCAA takes 87.12% share of global market. Others include 4:1:1, 8:1:1 etc. Application of BCAA can be broadly categized as Sports Nutrition, Pharmaceutical and Others. Sports Nutrition is the major application of BCAA, with market share of 93.09% in 2016 in terms of consumption volume.
At present, the BCAA production market concentrates in USA, Europe, China, Japan. China is the largest production country of BCAA in the world in the past few years and it will keep the same position in the next few years. The China market took up about 34.61% % the global market in 2016, followed by Japan (25.12%). In contrast to the production scenario, the consumption of BCAA is concentrated in USA and Europe, which combinedly takes market share of 57.99% in 2016.
Ajinomoto, Kyowa Hakko, Evonik and Fufeng Group are the key suppliers in the global L-valine market. Top five take up about 73.71% of the global production market in 2016. And the production of Ajinomoto occupied about 37.86% in 2016, which supplies BCAA supplement raw material to dozens of companies in USA and Europe.
The global BCAA market was 220 million US$ in 2018 and is expected to 290 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 3.8% between 2019 and 2025.
This report studies the BCAA 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 BCAA 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
Wuxi Jinghai Amino Acid
Yichang Three Gorges Pharmaceutical
By the product type, the market is primarily split into
By the end users/application, this report covers the following segments
We can also provide the customized separate regional or country-level reports, for the following regions:
Rest of Asia-Pacific
Rest of Europe
Central & South America
Rest of Central & South America
Middle East & Africa
Rest of Middle East & Africa
The study objectives of this report are:
To study and analyze the global BCAA 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 BCAA 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 BCAA 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 BCAA with respect to individual growth trends, future prospects, and their contribution to the total market.
To project the value and volume of BCAA 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 BCAA 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 (MT). Both top-down and bottom-up approaches have been used to estimate and validate the market size of BCAA 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.
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
With the given market data, QYResearch offers customizations according to the company's specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:
Further breakdown of BCAA market on basis of the key contributing countries.
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players.