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Butyric Acid Market By Application (Animal Feed, Chemical Intermediate, Food and Flavors, Pharmaceuticals & Others) - Growth, Share, Opportunities & Competitive Analysis, 2016 - 2022

Butyric acid is a colorless chemical used in various applications such as animal feed, chemical intermediate, food and flavors, pharmaceuticals and others. In 2014, animal feed accounted for 40% share of the total market in terms of value and projected to maintain its dominance during the forecast period. However, food and flavors segment is projected to witness highest growth rate during the forecast period.

This study provide forecasts of the major regions and market trends affecting global butyric acid demand. The study also includes analysis of the major factors driving and restraining the market growth. Overall, the study presents a complete analysis of the global butyric acid market, covering all its major parameters.

To provide the complete comprehensive of the study it include porter’s five force analysis. By geography it includes regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and RoW. Which are further sub segmented in various countries. 

Some of the leading players present in this market are Perstorp Holding AB, Blue Marble Biomaterials, Eastman Chemical Company, Beijing Huamaoyuan Fragrance Flavor Co., Ltd., OXEA GmbH and Tokyo Chemical Industry Co., Ltd among others.

Purpose of the Report

The purpose of this strategic research study titled “Global Butyric Acid Market” is to provide company executives, industry investors, and industry participants with in-depth insights to enable them make informed strategic decisions regarding the opportunities in the global butyric acid market.

Target Audience

  • Industry investors
  • Raw material suppliers
  • Distributors
  • Manufacturers
  • Retailers
  • Companies who want to enter the market and companies who want to diversify their product portfolio

USP and Key Offerings

This report analyses the worldwide markets for butyric acid in USD million by the following application type’s such as animal feed, chemical intermediate, food and flavors, pharmaceuticals and others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World (RoW). Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2022 and market growth rate is calculated from 2015 to 2022. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. We have considered demand side approach of the market. Competitive analysis is primarily based on public domain information including company URLs and company annual report.

Other in-depth analyses provided in the report include:

  • Current and future market trends to justify the forthcoming attractive markets within butyric acid market
  • Market drivers, market restraints, and their impact on the market growth
  • In-depth competitive analysis of players present in the market
  • SRC (Segment-Region-Country) Analysis

Overall, the research study provides a holistic view of the global butyric acid market, of growth offering market size and estimates for the period from 2015 to 2022, keeping in mind the above mentioned factors.

The application segments covered in the study include animal feed, chemical intermediate, food and flavors, pharmaceuticals and others. The animal feed sectors comprises of 40% share of the market in 2014, in terms of revenue. In the same year the second biggest application segment was chemicals intermediate at 23% in terms of value. 

 Butyric Acid Market

An increase in the demand in animal feed, food & flavor and pharmaceuticals applications will be the major factors influencing the global butyric acid market demand. 


On the basis of geography, the global butyric acid market is segmented into following regions,

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K
    • Italy
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • Japan
    • China
    • India
    • Australia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Rest of the World
    • Brazil
    • Rest of RoW

Asia Pacific is the leading market for butyric acid and has accounted for a share of 42.5% in terms of revenue, in 2014. This trend is projected to continue during the forecast period. The estimated growth for the North America region is second highest after Asia-Pacific. European region are comparatively mature market and projected to witness average growth rates during the forecast period. The market revenue of butyric acid is comparatively low in the RoW region.

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Published Date:  May 2016
Category:  Chemicals
Report ID:   57817
Report Format:   PDF
Pages:   120
Rating:    4.3 (65)
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