This report studies the Protocatechuic Acid (CAS 99-50-3) market, Protocatechuic acid (PCA) is a dihydroxybenzoic acid, a type of phenolic acid. It is a major metabolite of antioxidant polyphenols found in green tea. It has mixed effects on normal and cancer cells in in vitro and in vivo studies.
Natural extraction and chemical synthesis are major ways to produce protocatechuic acid. Production cost of natural extraction is relatively high, which makes the process less feasible. Currently Xi'an Season is extracting protocatechuic acid from the leaves of the holly branch. Taizhou Zhongda Chemical, Aktin Chemical and Henan Lyle Wormwood produce protocatechuic acid from chemical synthesis of Vanillin. Taizhou Zhongda Chemical is the largest supplier with capacity of 50.0 MT per year.
The downstream of protocatechuic acid can be classified as Medicine, Chemical, etc. It is mainly used in the fields of pharmaceutical synthesis, organic intermediate synthesis, dye synthesis and chemical reagents. Medicine is the major application of protocatechuic acid with market share of 72.91% in 2017. Protocatechuic acid is widely used to produce many medical products such as erlotinib (antineoplastic), veratridine (sodium channel inactivation inhibitor), hydrochloric acid Mai Pi skin Lin (respiratory drug), Picatin II (treatment of hepatitis B), itopride hydrochloride (new gastrointestinal motility drug), etc.
The global Protocatechuic Acid (CAS 99-50-3) market is valued at xx million US$ in 2017 and will reach xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of xx% during 2018-2025.
The major manufacturers covered in this report
Taizhou Zhongda Chemical
Henan Lyle Wormwood
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The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Protocatechuic Acid (CAS 99-50-3) capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
Focuses on the key Protocatechuic Acid (CAS 99-50-3) manufacturers, to study the capacity, production, value, market share and development plans in future.
Focuses on the global key manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.
To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.
To identify significant trends and factors driving or inhibiting the market growth.
To analyze the opportunities in the market for stakeholders by identifying the high growth segments.
To strategically analyze each submarket with respect to individual growth trend and their contribution to the market.
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 Protocatechuic Acid (CAS 99-50-3) are as follows:
History Year: 2013-2017
Base Year: 2017
Estimated Year: 2018
Forecast Year 2018 to 2025
For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2017 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.
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