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Chia Seeds Market By Application (Food, Beverages & Dairy, Animal Feed, Cosmetics & Skin Care, Pet Food) - Growth, Share, Opportunities & Competitive Analysis, 2016 - 2023

Published: Nov 2016 | Report Code: 58183-11-16

Chia seeds belong to the mint family known as Salvia hispanica native to southern and Central Mexico and Guatemala. They are available naturally in black and white color. Chia seeds are often referred to super food which means they contains relatively greater nutrients content when compared to other foods.  Chia seeds have around 140 calories per two tablespoons. They also contains healthy dose of omega-3 fatty acids, protein and fiber. Chia seeds also posses all nine essential amino acids. Chia seeds don’t need to be ground before eating to get the nutritional benefits - consuming them whole will have the same effect.

Chia seeds are gaining popularity owing to its gluten free nature and nutritional and health related properties. It is used as a food supplement. However, fluctuation in the prices is the major factor inhibiting the market growth. Furthermore, increasing application scope of chia seeds and rising awareness about the health benefits associated with chia seeds in Asia Pacific and European regions offers huge untapped market potential.

Due to health benefits associated with chia seeds they are widely used in food and beverages industries and their demand from these industries is projected to remain strong over the next six years. In 2015, both these industries together accounted for more than half of the market pie. In these industries chia seeds are getting promoted as supplement in bakery, cereals, beverages, and peanut butter and as packed superfood. Nowadays, chia seeds have been also utilized by various other industries such as animal feed, cosmetics and pet food.

South America supplies more than 75% of chia seeds globally. North America is the largest market followed by Asia Pacific. However, Asia Pacific is projected to witness the fastest growth due to consumer inclination towards the super foods. By country, the demand for chia seeds is highest from U.S. and Australia. Chia seeds are becoming increasingly popular in Europe and Middle East regions owing to their health related properties.

 Chia Seeds Market

The report titled “Global Chia Seeds Market - Growth, Future Prospects, Competitive Analysis and Forecast, 2016 – 2023” offers strategic insights into the global chia seeds market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2013 to 2023. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on, application type and cross-sectional study across different geographies. The study covers the comparative analysis of different segments for the years 2015 & 2023. The report also provides a prolific view on market dynamics such as market drivers, restraints and opportunities.

In order to help the strategic decision makers, the report also includes profiles of the leading chia seeds manufacturers, along with their, product portfolio and key developments. The major players profiled in the report are Benexia, Glanbia Nutritionals, Naturya, Naturkost Übelhör and Spectrum Essentials Chia Seeds among others. Other in-depth analysis provided in the report includes:

  • Current and future market trends to justify the forthcoming attractive markets within the chia seeds industry
  • Market fuelers, market impediments, and their impact on the market growth
  • In-depth competitive environment analysis
  • Trailing 2-Year market size data (2013 – 2014)
  • SRC (Segment-Region-Country) Analysis

Overall, the research study provides a holistic view of the global chia seeds market, offering market size and estimates for the period from 2016 to 2023, keeping in mind the above mentioned factors.

Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 ReportDescription
1.2 Research scope
1.3 Market Segmentation
1.4 Research Methodology
1.4.1 Phase I – Secondary Research
1.4.2 Phase II – Primary Research
1.4.3 Phase III – Expert Panel Review
1.4.4 Approach Adopted

Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Market Snapshot: Global Chia Seeds Market

Chapter 3 Market Dynamics
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Value Chain Analysis
3.4 Sales and Distribution Channels
3.5 Market Drivers
3.6 Market Growth Inhibitors
3.7 Market Opportunities
3.8 Attractive Investment Proposition, By Application Type
3.9 Competitive Analysis
3.9.1 Market Positioning of Key Players

Chapter 4 Global Chia Seeds Market Analysis, By Application
4.1 Overview
4.2 Food
4.3 Beverages & Dairy
4.4 Animal Feed
4.5 Cosmetics & Skin Care
4.6 Pet Food

Chapter 5 Global Chia Seeds Market Analysis, By Geography
5.1 North America
5.1.1 North America Chia Seeds Market, Revenue and Volume, 2013 – 2023, (US$ Mn) (Kilo Tons)
5.2 North America Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Application Type, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.2.1 SRC Analysis
5.3 North America Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Country, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.3.1 U.S.
5.3.2 Rest of North America
5.4 Europe
5.4.1 Europe Chia Seeds Market, Revenue and Volume, 2013 – 2023, (US$ Mn) (Kilo Tons)
5.5 Europe Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Application Type, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.5.1 SRC Analysis
5.6 Europe Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Country, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.6.1 EU7
5.6.2 CIS
5.6.3 Rest of Europe
5.7 Asia Pacific
5.7.1 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market, Revenue and Volume, 2013 – 2023, (US$ Mn) (Kilo Tons)
5.8 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Application Type, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.8.1 SRC Analysis
5.9 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Country, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.9.1 India
5.9.2 China
5.9.3 Australia
5.9.4 Rest of Asia Pacific
5.10 Latin America (LATAM)
5.10.1 Latin America (LATAM) Chia Seeds Market, Revenue and Volume, 2013 – 2023, (US$ Mn) (Kilo Tons)
5.11 Latin America (LATAM) Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Application Type, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.11.1 SRC Analysis
5.12 Latin America (LATAM) Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Country, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.12.1 Brazil
5.12.2 Mexico
5.12.3 Rest of Latin America
5.13 Middle East and Africa
5.13.1 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market, Revenue and Volume, 2013 – 2023, (US$ Mn) (Kilo Tons)
5.14 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Application Type, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.14.1 SRC Analysis
5.15 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market Revenue & Volume Analysis, By Country, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)(Kilo Tons)
5.15.1 Saudi Arabia
5.15.2 North Africa
5.15.3 Rest of Middle East & Africa

Chapter 6 Company Profiles
6.1 Benexia
6.2 Chiatrition Chia Seeds
6.3 Glanbia Nutritionals
6.4 Naturkost Übelhör
6.5 Naturya
6.6 Original Chia
6.7 TruRoots organic chia seeds
6.8 Spectrum Essentials Chia Seeds
6.9 Other Notable Players

List Of Table :

TABLE 1 Market Snapshot: Global Chia Seeds Market
TABLE 2 North America Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 3 North America Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 4 U.S. Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 5 U.S Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 6 Rest of North America Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 7 Rest of North America Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 8 Europe Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 9 Europe Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 10 EU7 Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 11 EU7 Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 12 CIS Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 13 CIS Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 14 Rest of Europe Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 15 Rest of Europe Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 16 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 17 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 18 India Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 19 India Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 20 China Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 21 China Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)

TABLE 22 Australia Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 23 Australia Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 24 Rest of Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 25 Rest of Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 26 Latin America Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 27 Latin America Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 28 Brazil Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 29 Brazil Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 30 Mexico Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 31 Mexico Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 32 Rest of Latin America Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 33 Rest of Latin America Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 34 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 35 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 36 Saudi Arabia Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 37 Saudi Arabia Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 38 North Africa Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 39 North Africa Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 40 Rest of Middle East & Africa Chia Seeds Market Volume, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons)
TABLE 41 Rest of Middle East & Africa Chia Seeds Market Revenue, By Application, 2013 – 2023 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 42 Benexia: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 43 Chiatrition Chia Seeds: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 44 Glanbia Nutritionals: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 45 Naturkost Übelhör: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 46 Naturya: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 47 Original Chia: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 48 TruRoots organic chia seeds: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)
TABLE 49 Spectrum Essentials Chia Seeds: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Position/Portfolio; News Coverage)

List Of Figure :

FIG. 1 Global Chia Seeds : Market Segmentation
FIG. 2 Global Chia Seeds Market: Research Methodology
FIG. 3 Market Positioning of Key Chia Seeds Companies, 2015
FIG. 4 Global Chia Seeds Market Revenue and Volume, By Application, 2015 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.5 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue for Food Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.6 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue for Beverages & Dairy Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.7 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue for Animal Feed Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.8 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue for Cosmetics & Skin Care Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.9 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue for Pet Food Application, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.10 Global Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, By Regions, 2015 & 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.11 North America Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.12 Europe Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.13 Asia Pacific Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.14 Latin America (LATAM) Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)
FIG.15 Middle East and Africa Chia Seeds Market Volume and Revenue, 2013 – 2023 (Kilo Tons) (US$ Mn)

The global chia seeds market can be categorized on the basis of application as:

  • Food
  • Beverages & Dairy
  • Animal Feed
  • Cosmetics & Skin Care
  • Pet Food

Chia seeds can be consumed in various ways. It can be consumed directly as ground seed, whole seeds, bran and oil or used in commercial food applications. At present, demand for chia seeds is highest from food application. This segment accounted for 39.1% share of the market in terms of demand in 2015 and projected to maintain its supremacy during the forecast period of 2016 to 2023. It is also projected to be the fastest growing segment. Increasing awareness regarding health benefits of chia seeds is the major factor driving the market growth.

 Chia Seeds Market

Chia seeds are very rich in omega-3 fatty acids, protein, anti-oxidants, minerals and fiber therefore; it also finds its application in cosmetics and skin care products. When applied on the skin, it posses the power to diminish redness, restore the normal moisture and inhibit wrinkle formation. It also helps to stimulate healthy hair growth.

Chia seeds are also used in animal feed industry to enrich poultry, milk, eggs and pork with omega – 3s. To enhance the nutritional content it is also use in pet food industry.

On the basis of geography, the global chia seeds market is segmented as per following regions and countries

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Rest of North America
  • Europe
    • EU7
    • CIS
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • North Africa
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

In 2015, North America was the leading market followed by Asia Pacific. Both these regions together accounted for more than 50% share of the market in terms of value and volume. However, growth is projected to be fastest from the Asia Pacific regions during the forecast period 2016 to 2023. The high growth in these regions is attributed to a large consumer base and increasing consumer awareness about the health benefits associated with chia seeds. Moreover, launches of new products in food and beverages segment using chia seeds are stimulating the market growth.

The market for chia seeds in Europe and Middle East is gaining momentum owing to its health related and nutritional properties. They are widely used as food supplements and as bakery ingredients. The market for chia seeds in Europe is projected to grow at a moderate rate during the forecast period. Chia seeds are the traditional food of Latin America and accounts for more than 75% share of the global supply. Argentina, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia are the major chia seeds producing countries. 

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