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Xanthan Gum Market By Application (Oil & Gas, Food & Beverages, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics) - Growth, Future Prospects And Competitive Analysis, 2017 - 2025

Xanthan gum is a complex exopolysaccharide, it is a polymer composed of sugar residues, secreted by a microorganism into the surrounding environment. Xanthan gum is widely used as a thickening and stabilizing agent in a wide variety of food & beverages and industrial products. Some of the common uses of xanthan gum finds in Cosmetics, Baked goods and pastry fillings, Ice cream and sherbet, Industrial uses, Jams, jellies and sauces, Lotions, Medicines, Pudding, Salad dressings, Toothpastes, Yogurt, etc. In oilfield applications xanthan gum provides excellent rheological control for water-based drilling, completion and work-over fluids in a wide range of brines.

By application type, xanthan gum market segmentation includes oil & gas, food & beverages, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and others (paper, coatings, etc.). Market size and forecast of each application and product type is presented for the period 2015 to 2025 along with respective CAGR % for the forecast period 2017-2025.

Geographically, the global xanthan gum market is studied for the following regional markets:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • France
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa
    • GCC
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

The market size and forecast for the period 2015-2025 along with the CAGRs for the period 2017-2025 for the mentioned segments are also presented in this study.

Qualitative information sets such as market dynamics (drivers, challenges and opportunities) and market inclination insights are provided in this market assessment report. Tools such as market competition analysis and attractive investment proposition are also included in this study for assessment of overall market competition. The report concludes with company profiles section that highlights key information about the major market players operating in the global xanthan gum market.

Cargill, Inc., CP Kelco, Deosen Biochemical Ltd., E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, Fufeng Group Company Limited, Jungbunzlauer Suisse AG, Pfizer Inc., Qingdao Unichem International Trade Co. Ltd., Solvay S.A. and The Archer Daniels Midland Company are among the few key manufacturers in xanthan gum market.

Xanthan Gum Market

Purpose of the Report

The purpose of this strategic research study titled “Xanthan Gum Market - Growth, Opportunities, Share & Competitive Analysis, 2017 – 2025” is to offer industry investors, company executives, and industry participants with in-depth insights to enable them make informed strategic decisions related to the opportunities in the Xanthan Gum market.

Target Audience

  • Industry Investors
  • Procurement Managers from End-user Companies
  • Xanthan Gum Manufacturers
  • Distributors

USP and Key Offerings

The report titled “Xanthan Gum Market - Growth, Opportunities, Share & Competitive Analysis, 2017 – 2025” offers strategic insights into the overall xanthan gum market along with the market size, and estimates for the duration 2017 to 2025. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on applications and cross-sectional study across different regions.

In order to help strategic decision makers, the report also includes competitive profiling of the leading players in xanthan gum market in terms of their product portfolio, financial health and business strategies. Other in-depth analysis provided in the report includes:

  • Current and future market trends to justify the forthcoming attractive markets within the xanthan gum industry
  • Market drivers, market impediments, and their impact on the market growth
  • In-depth competitive environment analysis
  • Historical market size and data (2015 & 2016)

Overall, the research study provides a holistic view of the xanthan gum market, offering market size and estimates for the period from 2015 to 2025, keeping in mind the above mentioned factors.

Based on applications, the xanthan gum market is categorized into following segments:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Food & Beverages
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Cosmetics
  • Others (Paper, Coatings, etc.)

Xanthan Gum Market

Among considered applications, oil & gas segment holds the largest market share in 2016 at more than 40% of total demand for xanthan gum and is expected to maintain its dominance through the forecast period. Increase in oil & gas drilling activities from gas reserves is expected to drive the xanthan gum market in the upcoming years. This, in turn, is improving the demand for the chemicals used in oil & gas industry. Xanthan gum is few of the most commonly used polymers for petroleum extraction. Xanthan gum is environment friendly in nature in terms of zero toxicity of end products, biobased feedstock and production process is a driving factor for its adoption over a wide range of petroleum based synthetic polymers with similar functionality. Food and beverages is estimated to be the second largest market segment currently. Some of the other factors fuelling the xanthan gum market growth include rising demand from pharmaceutical, cosmetics and others (Paper, Coatings, etc.) applications.

On the basis of geographical distribution, the global xanthan gum market is segmented into following regional markets:

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

Xanthan Gum Market

In base year 2016, Asia Pacific is the largest regional markets for xanthan gum. In Asia Pacific, China and India serve potential markets for xanthan gum in the next five to six years owing to rapid technological advancements and infrastructure development in these countries. Growing consumption of xanthan gum in various applications like in oil & gas, food & beverages, pharmaceutical and cosmetics especially in China and India, along with commercialization measures for xanthan gum in various end-use industries is likely to fuel the xanthan gum market growth. Also, the market is estimated to lose its share in developed regions to developing regions in the next few years.

Europe and North America are mature markets in terms of xanthan gum demand and expected to grow slow as compared to Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East and Africa.

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Published Date:  Oct 2017
Category:  Chemicals
Report ID:   58726
Report Format:   PDF
Pages:   120
Rating:    4.3 (70)
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