Alcohol Ingredients Market By Ingredients Type (Enzymes, Yeast, Flavors & Salts, Colorants), By Beverages Type (Spirits, Beer, Wine, Others) - Growth, Future Prospects And Competitive Analysis, 2017 - 2025

Alcohol which is also term as ethanol or ethyl alcohol is form by the fermentation of yeast, sugar and starches. Other ingredients such as fruits, grains (barley, wheat, rye, rice, corn, etc.) are also used for the production of alcoholic beverages such as wine, beer and spirits. Alcohol is also referred as medicinal solvent over prescriptions and over-the counter drugs. Alcohol is widely used in pharmaceutical industry in multiple manufacturing processes owing to its bactericidal characteristics. This property of alcohol makes it ideal for topical disinfectant applications.

The global alcohol ingredients market is growing at a rapid pace and is anticipated to attain significant growth over the next seven years.  The increase in consumption of alcoholic beverages across the globe is the primary factor driving the market growth of alcoholic ingredients. Furthermore, growing trade of alcohol worldwide is another factor driving the market growth. However, owing to stringent government regulations on the consumption as well as on the trade of alcohol and rise in the cost of raw materials are the major factors restraining the market growth.

On the basis of ingredients type, the market is segmented into yeast, enzymes, flavors and salt, colorants and others. Yeast hold a major share of the market as it is the widely used ingredient in beer production. Yeast is required for initiating fermentation process. Apart from yeast, starch is also used as a secondary source and as an alternative to low cost substitute malted barley.

At present, European region captured the maximum share by revenue of alcohol ingredients market and is anticipated to dominate the market over the forecast period. The recent trend in European Union for more off trade alcohol consumption as it tends to be cheaper has further contributed to the market growth. Asia Pacific is projected to be the fastest growing market over the forecast period. The rise in the global consumption of alcohol, in Asia-Pacific drives the market for alcohol ingredients.

Major players are adopting different market strategies to enhance their market position and distribution network. In April 2016, Doehler developed a smart solutions for craft and microbreweries. Doehler have a natural integrated solutions by which the company can easily achieve extraordinary beers of the highest quality. In May 2015, Doehler had developed a patented Doehler technology which allows production of gluten-free beers based on barley or wheat. There is a huge demand for gluten-free beers from people suffering from coeliac disease as it has same quality and taste as beer containing gluten. This technology enables Doehler to gain competitive edge over the competitors through its unique offering of gluten free beers. In May 2014, CHR Hansen have introduced a new Viniflora range of products for the production of red wine. Viniflora range can produce red or rosé wines with vary less sulfites. This development was done to cater the customer demand for the healthier, natural and clean label products.

Alcohol Ingredients Market

The global alcohol ingredients market can be categorized on the basis of regions as:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)
    • GCC Countries
    • Rest of MEA

Alcohol Ingredients Market

The growth in the consumption of alcohol all over the world is the key factor driving the demand for its ingredients. Europe dominated the global alcohol ingredients market with a value share of 36.2% in 2016. The growing demand for premium alcoholic beverages from the millennial population in the European region has led to the increased usage of alcohol ingredients by the manufacturers, which is therefore anticipated to drive the market growth. The demand from U.K., France and Germany is boosting the market but growth is projected to be highest from countries in Eastern Europe.

The rise in global alcohol consumption, especially in the emerging regions is the major factor driving the market growth. In the overall market, Asia Pacific is the most lucrative region and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.9% from 2017 to 2025. This is mainly owing to increasing urbanization, rise in per capita income, growing middle class population and changing lifestyles. North America and Europe regions will witness significant growth over the forecast period. The alcoholic industries in these regions are experiencing tremendous change with explosion of new brands meeting the demands of consumers.

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Published Date:  Nov 2017
Category:  Food & Beverage
Report ID:   58240
Report Format:   PDF
Pages:   120
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