Beta-alanine also referred as 3-aminopropanoic acid is a non-essential, naturally occurring beta amino acid formed through degradation of carnosine and dihydrouracil. It is industrially produced as a result of reaction between ammonia and beta-propiolactone.
It is available in powdered form in the market and is soluble in water, ethanol and methanol. Beta-alanine is utilized as a food additive for imitation of mushroom & beef flavours and to fortify flavouring in gravies & other substances. It is also used for enhancing exercise capacity & athletic performance, improving physical functioning in elder population and building lean muscle mass.
Increasing awareness regarding protein health benefits among youth and rising importance of active lifestyles are major factors which drive the growth of beta-alanine market. Growth in pharmaceutical sector and rapid urbanization are other factors which supplement market growth.
Asia-Pacific is expected to register substantial growth owing to increasing disposable incomes and rising adoption of westernized lifestyle in emerging economies such as China and India. High dose of beta-alanine can cause taurine deficiency and paresthesia, a potentially uncomfortable tingling of skin which usually affect face, abdomen & chest. This can hinder the market growth.
However, rising applications of beta-alanine across various end-user industries and growing number of individuals seeking to participate in sports are factors expected to provide potential growth opportunities for market expansion.
The report segments the beta-alanine market on the basis of product type, end-use industry and geography. Based on product type, it is divided into food grade beta-alanine, pharmaceutical grade beta-alanine, feed grade beta-alanine and others. On the basis of end-use industry, the market is bifurcated into food & beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, animal feed and chemical. Geographical breakdown of the market includes North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Comprehensive competitive analysis and profiles of major market players such as Anhui Huaheng Biotechnology Co., Ltd., Haolong Biotechnology Co. Ltd., Natural Alternatives International, Inc., Shandong Yangcheng Biotech Co., Ltd., Shanghai Hope Industry Co., Ltd., Wuhan Microsen Technology Co., Ltd., Xinfa Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Yangzhou Baosheng Bio-Chemical Co. Ltd., Yuki Gosei Kogyo Co., Ltd., and Zhangjiagang Specom Biochemical Co., Ltd is also provided in the report.
- This report provides a quantitative analysis of the current trends and estimations from 2017 to 2023 of the global beta-alanine market to identify the prevailing market opportunities.
- Major countries in each region are mapped according to individual market revenue.
- Comprehensive analysis of factors that drive and restrict the market growth is provided.
- An in-depth analysis of current research & clinical developments within the market is provided with key dynamic factors.
- Key players and their key developments in the recent years are listed.
Beta-alanine Market Key Segments:
By Product Type
- Food Grade Beta-Alanine
- Pharmaceutical Grade Beta-Alanine
- Feed Grade Beta-Alanine
By End-Use Industry
- Food & Beverage
- Personal Care
- Animal Feed
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- South Korea
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- South Africa
- Saudi Arabia
- Rest of LAMEA