Asia-Pacific Algae Products Market By Type (Hydrocolloids, Carotenoids, Lipids, Algal Protein, Algal Antioxidants and Other Types), Source (Macroalgae, Microalgae), Form (Solid, Liquid), Application (Nutraceuticals & Dietary Supplements, Food & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Feed, Specialty Chemical, Paints and Colorants, Biofuel, Fertilizers, Pollution Control and Others), Distribution Channel (Direct, Indirect), – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029
Asia-Pacific Algae Products Market Analysis and Size
Algae products are used in a variety of industries to commercially manufacture valuable end products such as food and beverage, nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, paints and colourants, Algae Product, fertiliser, and fuel. Carotenoids, lipids, algal proteins, hydrocolloids, and other algae products are useful and in high demand for end-product manufacturing. The various forms of microalgae or seaweed and microalgae, such as blue-green algae (BGA), red algae, and brown algae, are used to create useful products that are rich in healthy nutrients.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the algae products market which was growing at a value of USD 1024.91 million in 2021 and is expected to reach the value of USD 1883.03 million by 2029, at a CAGR of 7.90% during the forecast period of 2022-2029. In addition to the market insights such as market value, growth rate, market segments, geographical coverage, market players, and market scenario, the market report curated by the Data Bridge Market Research team includes in-depth expert analysis, import/export analysis, pricing analysis, production consumption analysis, patent analysis and consumer behaviour
Algae are photosynthetic, oxygen-exhaling microorganisms that can be unicellular or multicellular. These properties make it easier for algae to consume CO2 and collect essential vitamins, minerals, and nutrients. The plant uses it as fuel and food. Algae are commonly found in algae products such as seaweed, chlorella, and kelp. Algae products are high in protein and contain essential amino acids, which aid in improving human metabolic functions such as enzyme production.
Asia-Pacific Algae Products Market Scope and Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2014 - 2019)
Revenue in USD Million, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Type (Hydrocolloids, Carotenoids, Lipids, Algal Protein, Algal Antioxidants and Other Types), Source (Macroalgae, Microalgae), Form (Solid, Liquid), Application (Nutraceuticals & Dietary Supplements, Food & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Feed, Specialty Chemical, Paints and Colorants, Biofuel, Fertilizers, Pollution Control and Others), Distribution Channel (Direct, Indirect)
China, India, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Market Players Covered
DSM (Netherlands), BASF SE (Germany), Lonza Group (Switzerland), Glanbia Plc (Ireland), ADM (U.S.), Farbest Brands (U.S.), SternVitamin GmbH & Co. K.G. (Germany), Adisseo (France), BTSA Biotechnologias Aplicadas S.L. (Spain), Rabar Pty Ltd (Australia), Orkla Health (Norway), Epax (Norway), BioProcess Algae LLC (U.S.), Croda International plc (U.K.)
Algae Products Market Dynamics
- Growing awareness about the benefits of adopting algae products
Due to the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases, the growing global population, and individuals' changing lifestyles, there is a significant increase in the consumption of healthy food products and dietary supplements all over the world. This is one of the most important factors boosting market growth. Aside from that, algae products are widely used to remove and transform pollutants such as nutrients, heavy metals, and xenobiotics from wastewater.
Increase demand of algae based products in cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries
Furthermore, these products help increase the elasticity and suppleness of the skin and stimulate the renewal of damaged skin cells. Aside from that, because they help with detoxification, cleansing, and toning the skin, they are widely used in the beauty and personal care industries all over the world.
Furthermore, because green algae products are abundant, resilient, and cost-effective, they are widely used in biological drugs all over the world. They are used in the production of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, vaccines, nutraceuticals, and other nutrients to treat diabetes, multiple sclerosis, and cancer. This, along with the increasing adoption of algae products to produce livestock for aquaculture varieties, such as fish for cultivation, is driving market growth.
Furthermore, the increase in government and private initiatives supporting aquaculture research and development, as well as consumer demand for natural ingredients, will increase opportunities for the growth of the algae products market.
However, the high cost of production and the impact of climatic conditions on algae production will slow the market's growth rate. Furthermore, ingested algae-based prescription medicine commodities such as chlorella, sun microalgae, and spirulina caused gastrointestinal, abdominal, and nauseous symptoms. This factor will impede the overall growth of the algae products market. Furthermore, a lack of R&D activities in developing countries and a lack of awareness will pose challenges to the algae products market throughout the forecast period.
This algae products market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the algae products market contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
COVID-19 Impact on Algae Products Market
The COVID-19 outbreak has created significant medical, social, and economic challenges. The majority of manufacturing companies (53 %) anticipate that COVID-19 will have an impact on their operations. Due to the rise in oil prices and increasing demand and supply bottlenecks, the sector's grim expectations have become a reality, resulting in a slowdown in expenditures and rising uncertainty in credit markets. Food and beverage industry players around the world have seen a significant drop in consumption of their products. Companies are also experiencing supply chain disruptions as a result of lockdowns in various parts of the world and restrictions on commodity transportation. Reduced agricultural production disrupts raw material supply, a lack of workers in manufacturing plants and disturbances in the distribution system has disrupted supply chains.
- Cyanotech Corporation announced the launch of BioAstin Hawaiian Astaxanthin in October 2020, a new delivery form, water-dispersible powder, available in both 1% and 2% concentrations. BioAstin Hawaiian Astaxanthin is a potent antioxidant derived from natural Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae grown on Hawaii's Kona Coast.
- Cargill introduced the WavePure ADG series in February 2020, sourced from Gracilaria red seaweed, considered a traditional food ingredient in the European Union.
Asia-Pacific Algae Products Market Scope
The algae products market is segmented on the basis of type, source, form, application and distribution channel. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Algal Protein
- Algal Antioxidants
- Other Types
- Nutraceuticals & Dietary Supplements
- Food & Beverages
- Personal Care
- Specialty Chemical
- Paints and Colorants
- Pollution Control
Algae Products Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The algae products market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, type, source, form, application and distribution channel as referenced above.
The countries covered in the algae products market report are China, India, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia and Rest of Asia-Pacific.
China dominates the market due to high consumption and production of algae-based products, which results in high market demand. Along with this, the main reason is a large population that is increasingly interested in healthy food products, in which algae-based ingredients play an important role.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of Asia-Pacific brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Algae Products Market Share Analysis
The algae products market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, Asia-Pacific presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to algae products market.
Some of the major players operating in the algae products market are:
- DSM (Netherlands)
- BASF SE (Germany)
- Lonza Group (Switzerland)
- Glanbia Plc (Ireland)
- ADM (U.S.)
- Farbest Brands (U.S.)
- SternVitamin GmbH & Co. KG (Germany)
- Adisseo (France)
- BTSA Biotechnologias Aplicadas S.L. (Spain)
- Rabar Pty Ltd (Australia)
- Orkla Health (Norway)
- Epax (Norway)
- BioProcess Algae LLC (U.S.)
- Croda International plc (U.K.)