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Retinol (Vitamin A) Market By Type (Natural, Synthetic), By Application (Animal Feed, Fortified Food, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetic Products) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2018 – 2026

Published: Dec 2018 | Report Code: 59483-12-18

Industry Outlook

The retinol (vitamin A) market is set to grow at a steady pace with a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.8% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2026. Retinol is enlisted in the World Health Organization (WHO) list of essential medicines. It is very useful in maintaining healthy eyesight, skin and immune system. A three pronged approach is used to treat vitamin A deficiency. Feed vitamin A enriched food in daily diet, enrich staple food with synthetic vitamin A, a process called as fortification and provide high dose of vitamin A to the targeted deficient population which is known as supplementation.

Market Synopsis

Retinol (Vitamin A) Market

Excellent pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic effect propel the synthetic retinol market growth

Natural retinol is obtained from sources such as sweet potatoes, carrots, apricots, oranges, eggs, meat and dairy products. Daily intake of retinol in diet is beneficial in maintaining healthy skin and eyesight. They are present in very small quantities in daily dietary intake which led to the demand for synthetic retinol. Adapalene, tazarotene and isotretinoin are a few examples of synthetic retinol used commercially in cosmetic and pharmaceutical products. The factors responsible for their increasing demand are excellent pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic properties possessed by synthetic retinol.

Retinol (Vitamin A) Market

Increasing number of people suffering with acne and atopic dermatitis drive the cosmetic products market growth

In the present scenario cosmetic products dominate the applications segment for retinol (vitamin A) market. The key factors responsible for the burgeoning requirement of retinol containing cosmetic products are rising prevalence of acne and atopic dermatitis. Scientist have validated the fact that decreased serum levels of retinol are present in patients suffering with skin diseases. Retinoid are beneficial in treating acne and atopic dermatitis by unclogging the skin pores and enhance the penetration of drug molecules present in gels and cream formulations. In pharmaceutical industry they are manufactured as soft gel capsules, eye drops and injectable to treat eye disorders such as night blindness, corneal ulcers and conjunctival xerosis etc. Fortified food will be garnering magnificent growth during the forecast period on account of rising public health awareness and flourishing food and dietary supplement industry. Animal feed is enriched with retinol to build immunity and maintain the necessary circadian rhythm necessary in livestock and poultry animals.

Retinol (Vitamin A) Market

Rising prevalence of eye and skin disorders to drive the retinol (vitamin A) market in North America

North America is currently leading the geographical segment for retinol (vitamin A) market. As per the research findings of Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 3.3 million American citizens are blind or are suffering with low vision. The factors responsible for the dominance of North America are rising prevalence of skin and eye disorders. According to the statistics provided by British Association of Dermatologist in Europe the prevalence rate of common diseases are warts (41.3%), contact dermatitis (15.0%) and acne (19.2%). The prevalence rate of these skin disease is higher in the women population in comparison to men. Domicile of key players such as Sigma-Aldrich, Adisseo, DSM and Bausch & Lomb incorporated etc., provide cosmetic products enriched in retinol to fight skin disease in Europe. Asia Pacific is set to register excellent growth during the forecast period 2018 to 2026 on account of factors such as flourishing livestock and poultry industry. Emergence of local manufacturers impose stiff competition to major players providing fortified food products enriched with retinol.

Retinol (Vitamin A) Market

Historical & Forecast Period

2016 – Historical Year

2017 – Base Year

2018-2026 – Forecast Period

This research report presents the analysis of each segment from 2016 to 2026 considering 2017 as the base year for the research. Compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each respective segments are calculated for the forecast period from 2018 to 2026.

Retinol (Vitamin A) Market

Report Scope by Segments

In the scope of the report the market is segmented as follows:

By Type (2016–2026; US$ Mn)

  • Natural
  • Synthetic

By Application (2016–2026; US$ Mn)

  • Animal Feed
  • Fortified Food
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Cosmetic Products

Geography Segment (2016–2026; US$ Mn)

  • North America
    • United States
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • United Kingdom
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America (LATAM)
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)
    • GCC
    • Rest of MEA

The biotechnology companies manufacturing retinol (vitamin A) are Adisseo, BASF SE, Bausch & Lomb Incorporated, CooperVision, Ion Labs, Inc., DSM, Riken Vitamin Co., Ltd., Seidler Chemical Co, Inc., Sigma-Aldrich and Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd.

Key questions answered in this report

  • Who are the major biotechnology companies manufacturing retinol (vitamin A)?
  • How is the market size and CAGR determined for the retinol (vitamin A) market?
  • What are the natural sources of retinol and how is the synthetic retinol manufactured?
  • Which type is the largest and fastest growing for retinol (vitamin A) market?
  • Which application is the leading and fastest growing for retinol (vitamin A) market?
  • Which geographical region is the leading and fastest growing for retinol (vitamin A) market?

Chapter 1. Preface
1.1. Report Scope and Description
1.1.1. Purpose of the Report
1.1.2. Target Audience
1.1.3. USP and Key Offerings
1.2. Research Scope
1.3. Research Methodology
1.3.1. Phase I-Secondary Research
1.3.2. Phase II-Primary Research
1.3.3. Approach Adopted
1.3.4. Top-down Approach
1.3.5. Bottom-up Approach
1.3.6. Phase III-Expert Panel Review
1.3.7. Assumptions
1.4. Market Segmentation

Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Portraiture
2.2. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
2.3. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2017 (US$ Mn)
2.4. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Mn)

Chapter 3. Retinol (Vitamin A) Market: Dynamics and Future Outlook
3.1. Market Overview
3.2. Drivers
3.3. Challenges
3.4. Opportunities
3.5. Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
3.6. Competitive Analysis: Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Key Players, 2017

Chapter 4. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type
4.1. Overview
4.2. Natural
4.3. Synthetic

Chapter 5. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application
5.1. Overview
5.2. Animal Feed
5.3. Fortified Food
5.4. Pharmaceuticals
5.5. Cosmetic Products

Chapter 6. Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Geography
6.1. Overview
6.2. North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.2.1. North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.2. North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.3. North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.3.1. U.S.
6.2.3.2. Canada
6.3. Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.3.1. Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.2. Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.3. Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.3.1. U.K.
6.3.3.2. Germany
6.3.3.3. Rest of Europe
6.4. Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.4.1. Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.2. Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.3. Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.3.1. China
6.4.3.2. Japan
6.4.3.3. Rest of Asia Pacific
6.5. Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.5.1. Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.2. Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.3. Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.3.1. Brazil
6.5.3.2. Mexico
6.5.3.3. Rest of Latin America
6.6. Middle East and Africa Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.6.1. MEA Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.6.2. MEA Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.6.3. MEA Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.6.3.1. GCC
6.6.3.2. Rest of MEA

Chapter 7. Company Profiles
7.1. Adisseo
7.1.1. Business Description
7.1.2. Financial Information (Subject to data availability)
7.1.3. Type Portfolio
7.1.4. News Coverage
7.2. BASF SE
7.3. Bausch & Lomb Incorporated
7.4. CooperVision
7.5. Ion Labs, Inc.
7.6. DSM
7.7. Riken Vitamin Co., Ltd.
7.8. Seidler Chemical Co, Inc.
7.9. Sigma-Aldrich
7.10. Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd.

FIG. 1 Retinol (Vitamin A) Market: Research Methodology
FIG. 2 Retinol (Vitamin A): Market Segmentation
FIG. 3 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 4 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 5 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 6 Attractive Investment Proposition: by Geography, 2017
FIG. 7 Competitive Analysis: Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Key Players, 2017
FIG. 8 Global Natural Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 9 Global Synthetic Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 10 Global Animal Feed Market for Retinol (Vitamin A), 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 11 Global Fortified Food Market for Retinol (Vitamin A), 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 12 Global Pharmaceuticals Market for Retinol (Vitamin A), 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 13 Global Cosmetic Products Market for Retinol (Vitamin A), 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 14 U.S. Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 15 Canada Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 16 U.K. Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 17 Germany Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 18 Rest of Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 19 China Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 20 Japan Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 21 Rest of Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 22 Brazil Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 23 Mexico Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 24 Rest of Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 25 GCC Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG. 26 Rest of MEA Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)

TABLE 1 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market Portraiture
TABLE 2 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 3 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market , by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 4 Global Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Geography, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 5 North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 6 North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 7 North America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 8 Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 9 Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 10 Europe Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 11 Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 12 Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 13 Asia Pacific Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 14 Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 15 Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 16 Latin America Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 17 Middle East and Africa Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 18 Middle East and Africa Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 19 Middle East and Africa Retinol (Vitamin A) Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 20 Adisseo: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 21 BASF SE: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 22 Bausch & Lomb Incorporated: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 23 CooperVision: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 24 Ion Labs, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 25 DSM: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 26 Riken Vitamin Co., Ltd.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 27 Seidler Chemical Co., Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 28 Sigma-Aldrich: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 29 Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)

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