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Nutraceutical Ingredients

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary11
Summary13
Nutraceuticals market13
Ingredients market15
Introduction22
Nutraceuticals22
Functional foods22
Dietary supplements22
Other nutraceuticals23
Nutraceutical ingredients23
Study scope24
Abbreviations26
Overview of the nutraceutical ingredient industry31
United States31
Market size and growth31
Industry structure32
Market participants33
Company profiles38
Operating characteristics38
Research and development38
Manufacturing39
Profitability40
Government regulations40
Functional foods40
Dietary supplements43
Health claims43
Unqualified health claims43
Qualified health claims48
Nutrient content claims48
Structure/function claims49
Food safety regulations51
Current good manufacturing practices (cGMPs)53
Food Protection Plan54
Trends and opportunities54
Critical factors for success59
Western Europe60
Market size and growth60
Industry structure62
Company profiles68
Operating characteristics68
Research and development68
Manufacturing69
Marketing70
Profitability71
Government regulations71
Trends and opportunities75
Demographics75
Economics76
Government policies and regulations76
Society and customer perception76
Technology77
Environment77
Products77
Critical factors for success77
Central and Eastern Europe78
Japan80
Market size and growth80
Industry structure83
Market participants84
Company profiles85
Operating characteristics85
Research and development85
National Food Research Institute86
National Institute of Health and Nutrition86
Manufacturing87
Profitability88
Government regulations88
Food Sanitation Law88
Pharmaceutical Affairs Law89
Law Concerning the Standardization and Proper Labeling of Agricultural and Forestry Products89
Health Promotion Law89
Foods for specified health use (FOSHU)89
Foods with nutrient function claims (FNFC)90
Foods with function claims (FFC)91
Trends and opportunities92
Historical background92
Demographics and opportunities93
Government policies and regulations93
Critical factors for success94
China94
Market size and growth94
Industry structure96
Market participants96
Company profiles 101
Operating characteristics 101
Research and development 101
Manufacturing 101
Profitability 101
Government regulations 101
Trends and opportunities 104
Critical factors for success 105
Products and functions 107
Amino acids, peptides, proteins, and derivatives 107
Amino acids 107
Peptides 109
Proteins 111
Carotenoids 113
Minerals 116
Polyphenols and flavonoids 118
Probiotics 121
Specialty carbohydrates and fibers 123
Specialty fatty acids and derivatives 128
Sterols and stanols 131
Vitamins 132
Other 135
Consumption and markets 137
United States 137
Summary 137
Amino acids, peptides, proteins, and derivatives 138
Consumption 138
Market participants 139
Prices 141
Trends, issues, and opportunities 141
Carotenoids 142
Consumption 142
Market participants 142
Prices 143
Trends, issues, and opportunities 143
Minerals 143
Consumption 143
Market participants 144
Prices 145
Trends, issues, and opportunities 145
Polyphenols and flavonoids 146
Consumption and markets 146
Market participants 147
Trends, issues, and opportunities 147
Probiotics 147
Consumption 147
Market participants 148
Prices 148
Trends, issues, and opportunities 149
Specialty carbohydrates and fibers 149
Consumption 149
Market participants 150
Prices 151
Trends, issues, and opportunities 151
Specialty fatty acids and derivatives 152
Consumption 152
Market participants 153
Prices 153
Trends, issues, and opportunities 153
Sterols and stanols 154
Consumption 154
Market participants 154
Prices 154
Trends, issues, and opportunities 155
Vitamins 155
Consumption 155
Market participants 157
Prices 157
Trends, issues, and opportunities 158
Other 159
Consumption 159
Market participants 160
Prices 160
Trends, issues, and opportunities 160
Western Europe 161
Summary 161
Nutraceuticals market 161
Ingredients market 161
Drivers 162
Barriers 162
Players 163
Amino acids, peptides, proteins, and derivatives 163
Consumption and markets 163
Market participants 163
Prices 170
Trends, issues, and opportunities 170
Carotenoids 171
Consumption and markets 171
Market participants 172
Prices 175
Trends, issues, and opportunities 175
Minerals 175
Consumption and markets 175
Market participants 176
Prices 178
Trends, issues, and opportunities 178
Polyphenols and flavonoids 179
Consumption and markets 179
Market participants 180
Prices 183
Trends, issues, and opportunities 183
Probiotics 184
Consumption and markets 184
Market participants 185
Prices 187
Trends, issues, and opportunities 188
Specialty carbohydrates and fibers 189
Consumption and markets 189
Market participants 189
Prices 192
Trends, issues, and opportunities 192
Specialty fatty acids and derivatives 193
Consumption and markets 193
Market participants 194
Prices 197
Trends, issues, and opportunities 197
Sterols and stanols 198
Consumption and markets 198
Market participants 199
Prices 202
Trends, issues, and opportunities 202
Vitamins 202
Consumption and markets 202
Market participants 204
Prices 207
Trends, issues, and opportunities 207
Other 208
Consumption and markets 208
Market participants 209
Prices 210
Trends, issues, and opportunities 210
Japan 210
Summary 210
Amino acids, peptides, proteins, and derivatives 212
Consumption and markets 212
Market participants 214
Prices 216
Trends, issues, and opportunities 216
Carotenoids 217
Consumption and markets 217
Market participants 217
Prices 218
Trends, issues, and opportunities 219
Minerals 219
Consumption and markets 219
Market participants 220
Prices 221
Trends, issues, and opportunities 221
Polyphenols and flavonoids 222
Consumption and markets 222
Market participants 223
Prices 224
Trends, issues, and opportunities 224
Probiotics 224
Consumption and markets 224
Market participants 225
Prices 227
Trends, issues, and opportunities 227
Specialty carbohydrates and fibers 227
Consumption and markets 227
Market participants 229
Prices 232
Trends, issues, and opportunities 232
Specialty fatty acids and derivatives 232
Consumption and markets 232
Market participants 233
Prices 234
Trends, issues, and opportunities 234
Sterols and stanols 235
Consumption and markets 235
Market participants 235
Prices 236
Trends, issues, and opportunities 236
Vitamins 236
Consumption and markets 236
Market participants 237
Prices 238
Trends, issues, and opportunities 238
Other 238
Consumption and markets 239
Market participants 239
Prices 240
Trends, issues, and opportunities 240
China 240
Summary 241
Nutraceuticals market 241
Ingredients market 241
Drivers 241
Barriers 242
Players 242
Amino acids, peptides, proteins, and derivatives 242
Consumption and markets 242
L-Carnitine 242
Creatine 243
L-Tryptophan 243
L-Lysine 243
S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe) 243
Other amino acids 243
Peptides and proteins 243
Market participants 243
Prices 245
Trends, issues, and opportunities 245
Carotenoids 246
Consumption and markets 246
Market participants 247
Prices 248
Trends, issues, and opportunities 248
Minerals 248
Consumption and markets 249
Market participants 249
Prices 250
Trends, issues, and opportunities 251
Polyphenols and flavonoids 251
Consumption and markets 251
Market participants 252
Prices 253
Trends, issues, and opportunities 254
Probiotics 254
Consumption and markets 254
Market participants 255
Prices 256
Trends, issues, and opportunities 256
Specialty carbohydrates and fibers 257
Consumption and markets 257
Market participants 258
Prices 259
Trends, issues, and opportunities 259
Specialty fatty acids and derivatives 260
Consumption and markets 260
Market participants 260
Prices 261
Trends, issues, and opportunities 262
Sterols and stanols 262
Consumption and markets 262
Market participants 262
Prices 263
Trends, issues, and opportunities 263
Vitamins 264
Consumption and markets 264
Market participants 264
Prices 267
Trends, issues, and opportunities 268
Other 268
Consumption and markets 268
Market participants 268
Prices 269
Trends, issues, and opportunities 269
Other Asia 269
India 271
Nutraceutical industry 272
Regulations 273
Taiwan 273
Thailand 273
Nutraceutical industry 273
Regulations 274
Appendix I—Examples of nutraceutical and functional food additives 275
Appendix II—Associations related to nutraceutical products 276
Appendix III—Selected publications related to nutraceuticals 278
Appendix IV—Selected company profiles 279
North American company profiles 279
Archer Daniels Midland Company 279
Blue California 279
Cargill Inc. 279
DuPont Nutrition & Health 280
Kemin Health 280
Nutraceutix, Inc. 280
SunOpta Foods 281
Valensa International 281
Western European company profiles 281
BASF AG 281
Cargill Europe 282
DSM 282
DuPont Nutrition & Health (Danisco) 284
Japanese company profiles 284
Ajinomoto Co., Inc. 284
Kao Corporation 285
Kyowa Hakko Bio Co., Ltd. (formerly Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co., Ltd.) 285
Riken Vitamin Company, Ltd. 286
Yakult Honsha Co., Ltd. 286
Chinese company profiles 286
Baolingbao Biological Co., Ltd. 286
Beijing Gingko Group (BGG) 287
China Peptide Valley, Wuhan Jiushengtang Bioengineering Co., Ltd. of Sanjiu Group and Sanjiu Medical & Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. 287
Guangdong By-Health Biotechnology Co., Ltd. 287
Hubei Guangji Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. 288
Lonza (China) 289
Zhejiang Hangzhou Xinfu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. 289
Zhejiang Medicine Co., Ltd. 289
Other 290
Australia 290
Bega Bionutrients 290
India 290
OmniActive Health Technologies 290
Parry Nutraceuticals 290
Sabinsa Corporation 290
Malaysia 291
Bega Bionutrients 291
Carotech Bhd. 291
ExcelVite Sdn. Bhd. 291
New Zealand 291
The Tatua Cooperative Dairy Co., Ltd. 291
South Korea 292
Buenavista 292
Chemport Inc. 292
Daesang Corporation 292
Taiwan 292
Far East Bio-Tec Co., Ltd. (FEBICO) 292

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