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Xanthan Gum: Applications and Global Markets

Published By :

BCC Research

Published Date : Aug 2017

Category :

In Vitro Diagnostics

No. of Pages : 116 Pages

Report Highlights
The global market for xanthan gum reached $699.0 million in 2016. This market is expected to increase from $737.0 million in 2017 to $972.0 million in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.7% for 2017-2022.

Report Includes:
An overview of the global market for xanthan gums and its applications.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2016, estimates for 2017, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2022.
Analyses of the market by application, function, and region.
Description of market dynamics, including drivers, restraints, and opportunities.
Discussion of the xanthan gum products that are currently disallowed by the FDA.
In-depth patent analysis of xanthan gum products that are currently under investigation or newly approved for use by the FDA.
Report Scope
This report presents an in-depth analysis of the global xanthan gum market by function, application and geographic regional markets. The evolving trends and ongoing research and developments in the field of xanthan gum production and manufacturing have been studied in detail. This report analyzes the active ingredients used in the market and not the formulations.

The study highlights the impact of various hydrocolloid substitutes on xanthan gum sales, key regulations on the use of xanthan gum, and the pros and cons of xanthan gum use. Special importance has been given to key market developments such as collaborative activities, important acquisitions, new product launches and strategic agreements between top players. An analysis of the key drivers and factors either affecting or influencing the growth of this market is also included in the report. The analysis also includes the current and projected market for xanthan gum across geographies, while considering different parameters (e.g., government regulations, climatic conditions, anti-dumping laws and use of different bacteria for xanthan gum production).

The global xanthan gum market is mainly segmented into applications, function and regions. Applications of xanthan gum are principally categorized in the following industries: food and beverage, oil and gas, personal care and cosmetics, medical and others. The food and beverage segment is further categorized into sauces and dressings, meat and poultry products, bakery products, confectionery products, beverages, dairy products and others. In terms of geography, the market is categorized into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and ROW, which primarily consists of economies such as Brazil, Argentina, South Africa, Egypt, Chile, Colombia, Turkey, Iraq, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.

Estimated values used are based on manufacturers' total revenues. Projected and forecasted revenue values are in constant U.S. dollars, unadjusted for inflation. The report presents the unit of weight measure in metric tonnes (1 tonne = 2,204.62 lbs.).

Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction-1
Study Goals and Objectives-1
Scope of Report - 1
Information Sources -2
Methodology - 2
Geographic Breakdown - 3
Analyst's Credentials - 6
Related BCC Research Reports - 6
Chapter 2: Summary and Highlights -8
Chapter 3: Xanthan Gum Market Overview -12
History and Current State of Xanthan Gum and Related Products-12
Synthesis and Manufacturing of Xanthan Gum -13
Advantages and Disadvantages of Xanthan Gum -16
Advantages -16
Disadvantages -17
Xanthan Gum Application Overview -17
Food and Beverages -18
Medical -20
Personal Care and Cosmetics -21
Oil and Gas -21
Others -22
Adverse Impact of Xanthan Gum on Human Health -23
Xanthan Gum Substitutes -24
Psyllium Fiber -24
Chia Seeds -25
Flaxseeds -26
Gelatin -28
Agar -29
Guar Gum -30
Locust Bean Gum -32
Market Dynamics -33
Drivers -33
Restraints -34
Opportunity -35
Chapter 4: Market Breakdown by Application -38
Food and Beverages -39
Sauces and Dressings -42
Bakery Products-43
Confectionery Products -44
Meat and Poultry Products -45
Beverages -46
Dairy Products -46
Others -47
Medical-48
Personal Care and Cosmetics -49
Oil and Gas -51
Others -52
Chapter 5: Market Breakdown by Function -55
Thickening Agent-57
Stabilizing Agent - 58
Suspension Agent -59
Fat Replacer- 60
Others -61
Chapter 6: Market Breakdown by Region - 65
North America - 66
U.S. Market Size and Forecast
Canada Market Size and Forecast -70
Mexico Market Size and Forecast -71
Europe - 71
Germany Market Size and Forecast -75
U.K. Market Size and Forecast - 75
France Market Size and Forecast -75
Rest of Europe Market Size and Forecast - 76
Asia-Pacific - 76
China Market Size and Forecast -80
India Market Size and Forecast - 80
Japan Market Size and Forecast - 80
Australia Market Size and Forecast - 81
Rest of Asia-Pacific Market Size and Forecast - 81
ROW - 81
Brazil Market Size and Forecast -85
Argentina Market Size and Forecast -85
South Africa Market Size and Forecast -85
Others Market Size and Forecast - 86
Chapter 7: Government Regulations -88
Regulatory Status Determined by the E.U. -88
U.S. Food and Drug Administration Regulation -89
Regulation Code (21 CFR 172.695) -89
Federal Regulation Code (21 CFR 573.1010) -89
Chapter 8: Industry Structure -91
Major Companies and Market Share - 91
Xanthan Gum Price Trend Analysis -92
Other Factors Influencing Demand -92
Macro and Microeconomic -92
Food and Beverage Industry Growth -93
Rising Demand in Pharmaceuticals Industry -93
Oil and Gas Drilling Applications -93
Cosmetics and Personal Care Products -93
Global GDP Growth -93
Rise in Global Population -93
Chapter 9: Patent Analysis -96
Patent by Country/Region -96
The U.S. Patent Publication by Manufacturers -96
European Patent Publication by Manufacturers -97
Japan Patent Publication by Manufacturers -98
Chapter 10: Competitive Landscape -101
Summary -101
Chapter 11: Company Profiles -104
Appendix -128
List of Patents: United States -128
List of Patents: Europe -129
List of Patents: Japan -131
About BCC Research -134
About BCC Research -135
BCC Membership -135
BCC Custom Research -135

List of Table

List of Tables
Summary Table: Global Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 -9
($ Thousands) -9
Table 1 Xanthan Producing Species and Their Yields -16
Table 2 Key Industrial Applications of Xanthan Gum -18
Table 3 Percent Usage of Xanthan Gum in Food Applications -19
Table 4 Percent Usage of Xanthan Gum in Medical Application -20
Table 5 Percent Usage of Xanthan Gum in Personal Care and Cosmetic Applications -21
Table 6 Percent Usage of Xanthan Gum in Oil and Gas Applications -22
Table 7 Percent Usage of Xanthan Gum in Other Application -23
Table 8 Contents in One Ounce of Chia Seeds -25
Table 9 General Information of Flaxseeds -26
Table 10 Contents in One Ounce of Flaxseeds -27
Table 11 Amino Acid Composition in Gelatin -28
Table 12 Agars General Properties -29
Table 13 Agars Microbial Properties -30
Table 14 U.S. Standard Specifications of Guar Gum for Food Application -31
Table 15 Maximum Permissible Microbial Content of Guar Gum -31
Table 16 General Specifications of Locust Bean Gum - 32
Table 17 Case Calendar -35
Table 18 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -38
Table 19 Global Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -39
Table 20 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Food and Beverages, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -40
Table 21 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Food and Beverages, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -40
Table 22 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Food and Beverages, by Application, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -41
Table 23 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Food and Beverages, by Application, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -41
Table 24 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Sauces and Dressings, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -42
Table 25 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Sauces and Dressings, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -42
Table 26 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Bakery Products, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -43
Table 27 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Bakery Products, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)43
Table 28 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Confectionery Products, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -44
Table 29 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Confectionery Products, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -44
Table 30 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Meat and Poultry Products, by Region, Through
2022 (Tonnes) -45
Table 31 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Meat and Poultry Products, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -45
Table 32 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Beverages, by Region, Through 2022 (Tonnes) ..... 46
Table 33 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Beverages, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -46
Table 34 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Dairy Products, by Region, Through 2022 (Tonnes)
-47
Table 35 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Dairy Products, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) .. 47
Table 36 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -48
Table 37 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)
-48
Table 38 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Medical Applications, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -49
Table 39 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Medical Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands)- 49
Table 40 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Personal Care and Cosmetics, by Region, Through
2022 (Tonnes) - 50
Table 41 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Personal Care and Cosmetics, by Region, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -51
Table 42 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Oil and Gas, by Region, Through 2022 (Tonnes) .. 51
Table 43 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Oil and Gas, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -52
Table 44 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -52
Table 45 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)
-53
Table 46 Compatibility of Xanthan Gum -55
Table 47 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -56
Table 48 Global Market for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -56
Table 49 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum as Thickening Agent, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -57
Table 50 Global Market for Xanthan Gum as Thickening Agent, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)
-58
Table 51 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum as Stabilizing Agent, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -58
Table 52 Global Market for Xanthan Gum as Stabilizing Agent, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)
-59
Table 53 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum as Suspension Agent, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -60
Table 54 Global Market for Xanthan Gum as Suspension Agent, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)
-60
Table 55 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum as Fat Replacer, by Region, Through 2022 (Tonnes) 61
Table 56 Global Market for Xanthan Gum as Fat Replacer, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) ..... 61
Table 57 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -62
Table 58 Global Market for Xanthan Gum in Other Applications, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands)- 63
Table 59 Global Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Region, Through 2022 (Tonnes)- 66
Table 60 Global Market for Xanthan Gum, by Region, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) - 66
Table 61 North America Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 (Tonnes) ..... 67
Table 62 North America Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -68
Table 63 North America Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through
2022 (Tonnes) - 68
Table 64 North America Market for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) - 69
Table 65 North America Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -69
Table 66 North America Market for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -70
Table 67 U.S. Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -70
Table 68 Canada Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -70
Table 69 Mexico Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -71
Table 70 European Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -72
Table 71 European Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -72
Table 72 European Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -73
Table 73 European Market for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -73
Table 74 European Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -74
Table 75 European Market for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -74
Table 76 Germany Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -75
Table 77 U.K. Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -75
Table 78 France Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -75
Table 79 Rest of Europe Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -76
Table 80 Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -77
Table 81 Asia-Pacific Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -77
Table 82 Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through
2022 (Tonnes) -78
Table 83 Asia-Pacific Market for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -78
Table 84 Asia-Pacific Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -79
Table 85 Asia-Pacific Market for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -79
Table 86 China Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -80
Table 87 India Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -80
Table 88 Japan Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -80
Table 89 Australia Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -81
Table 90 Rest of Asia-Pacific Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -81
Table 91 ROW Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -82
Table 92 ROW Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -82
Table 93 ROW Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022
(Tonnes) -83
Table 94 ROW Market for Xanthan Gum, by Food and Beverage Application, Through 2022 ($
Thousands) -83
Table 95 ROW Market Volume for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 (Tonnes) -84
Table 96 ROW Market for Xanthan Gum, by Function, Through 2022 ($ Thousands) -84
Table 97 Brazil Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -85
Table 98 Argentina Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -85
Table 99 South Africa Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -85
Table 100 Others Market for Xanthan Gum, Through 2022 -86
Table 101 Criteria -88
Table 102 Microbiological Criteria -88
Table 103 ADMs Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -104
Table 104 Cargills Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -106
Table 105 CP Kelcos Recent Developments -108
Table 106 DuPonts Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -109
Table 107 FMC Health and Nutritions Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -111
Table 108 FMCs Various Xanthan Gum Grades -111
Table 109 Fufeng Groups Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -113
Table 110 Ingredions Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) -115
Table 111 Ingredions Recent Developments -115
Table 112 Industrial-Grade Xanthan Gum Portfolio - 116
Table 113 Food-Grade Xanthan Gum Portfolio -117
Table 114 Meihua Holdings Financials, 2014-2016 ($ Thousands) - 119
Table 115 Xanthan Gum Product Portfolio -119
Table 116 Solvays Financials, 2014-2016 -122
($ Thousands)- 122
Table 117 Xanthan Gum Product Portfolio -125
Table 118 Xanthan Gum Product Portfolio -126
Table 119 U.S. Patent Applications: 2011-2017- 128
Table 120 Europe Patent Applications: 2010-2017 - 129
Table 121 Japan Patent Applications: 2010-2016 - 131
Table 122 Abbreviations Used in Xanthan Gum - 133

List of Chart

List of Figures
Summary Figure: Global Market for Xanthan Gum, by Application, 2016-2022 - 9
($ Thousands) -9
Figure 1 Xanthan Gum: Production Process -15
Figure 2 Global Market Share Analysis, 2016 (%)-91
Figure 3 Xanthan Gum Price Trend, 2014-2022 -92
Figure 4 Patent Publication in U.S., Europe and Japan 2010-2017 (%)-96
Figure 5 U.S. Patent Publication by Manufacturers, 2010-2017 (No. of patents/%) -97
Figure 6 European Patent Publication by Manufacturers, 2010-2017 (No. of patents/%) - 98
Figure 7 Japan Patent Publication by Manufacturers, 2010-2017 (No. of patents/%) -99
Figure 8 Key Competitive Strategies, 2014-2017 (%)-102

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