This report studies the Neutral Alternative Protein market size (value and volume) by players, regions, product types and end industries, history data 2013-2017 and forecast data 2018-2025; 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.
Alternative proteins, such as plant-based meat substitutes and edible insects, provide a substantial amount of protein but require less natural inputs to produce then the most common protein sources, meat and fish. Composed of different sequences of amino acids, proteins are found in almost all whole foods. Protein is responsible for building lean body tissue and providing the elements needed for digestive enzymes. Certain plant-based proteins offer functionality but pose flavor challenges. Pea protein is becoming more popular in part because of its neutral flavor.
In terms of volume, the Sales of Neutral Alternative Protein was about 1093.78 K Tons in 2016. And it is anticipated to reach 1847.90 K Tons by 2022.
The key players are Kerry Group, Cargill, Archer Daniels Midland Company, Glanbia, CHS, Tereos , yral, CP Kelco, Davisco, Meelunie, Danisco （DuPont), MGP Ingredient,. Taj Agro Product, Glico Nutrition.
North America is the dominate consumption region of Neutral Alternative Protein in Global, the consumption was 341.89 K Tons in 2016, accounting for about 31.26% of the total amount, followed by Asia-Pacific, with the consumption market share of 26.64%.
Plant Protein accounted for the largest market with about 84.10% of the species of the Neutral Alternative Protein. With over 78.21% share in the Neutral Alternative Protein market, Residential Application was the largest application market in 2016.
The average price of Neutral Alternative Protein was gently lower year by year from 4012.00 USD/MT in 2012 to 3779.00 USD/MT in 2017. The gross margin is relatively high, about 40.66% in 2017, and was also decrease in recent years. In the next few years, we predict that price will continue to slowly decrease. As competition intensifies, prices gap between different brands will go narrowing.
Significant and lasting barriers make entry into this market difficult. These barriers include, but are not limited to: (i) product development costs; (ii) capital requirements; (iii) intellectual property rights; (iv) regulatory requirement; and (v) Transitions’ unfair methods of competition.
Despite the presence of competition problems, due to the global recovery trend is clear, investors are still optimistic about this area, the future will still have more new investment enter the field. Even so, the market is intensely competitive .The study group recommends the new entrants just having money but without technical advantage and upstream and downstream support do not to enter into this field.
The global Neutral Alternative Protein market was 4470 million US$ in 2017 and is expected to 7510 million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of 6.7% between 2018 and 2025.
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key regions, with sales, revenue, market share and growth Rate of Neutral Alternative Protein in these regions, from 2013 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
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Taj Agro Product
By the product type, the market is primarily split into
By the end users/application, this report covers the following segments
Food & Beverage
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 Neutral Alternative Protein market size (value & volume) by company, key regions/countries, products and application, history data from 2013 to 2017, and forecast to 2025.
To understand the structure of Neutral Alternative Protein 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 Neutral Alternative Protein 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 Neutral Alternative Protein with respect to individual growth trends, future prospects, and their contribution to the total market.
To project the value and volume of Neutral Alternative Protein 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 Neutral Alternative Protein are as follows:
History Year: 2013-2017
Base Year: 2017
Estimated Year: 2018
Forecast Year 2018 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 Neutral Alternative Protein 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, 2017 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 Neutral Alternative Protein market on basis of the key contributing countries.
Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players.