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Xanthan Gum Market

Xanthan Gum Market Size, Share, Competitive Landscape and Trend Analysis Report by Form, by Grade, by End Use Industry : Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2023-2032

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Author's: Bhagyashri Shivaji Patil | Eswara Prasad
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Xanthan Gum Market Research, 2032

The global xanthan gum market size was valued at $0.8 billion in 2018, and is projected to reach $1.6 billion by 2032, growing at a CAGR of 5.9% from 2023 to 2032.

Xanthan Gum Market

Xanthan gum is a polysaccharide, which is a type of complex carbohydrate, which is commonly used as a food additive and thickening agent. Xanthan gum possesses extraordinary properties as a thickener & stabilizer, owing to these properties it is widely utilized in food & beverage applications. In the food industry, xanthan gum helps in the formulation of innovative product development and is widely utilized in salad dressing, bakery products, range of convenience food, soups, sauces, frozen food, and dairy products including many others.

It is an ideal stabilizer to use in salad dressings. In frozen food, it offers better frozen stability, improves texture, and stabilizes emulsions. Furthermore, in bakery products, it improves texture, binds water, and provides easy pourability. Moreover, it is extensively used in low-calorie products to improve texture, bind water, and improve mouthfeel without adding calorie value. This in turn increases the demand for xanthan gum as a thickening & stabilizing agent and it is expected to drive the global xanthan gum industry during the forecast period.

However, while xanthan gum offers unique properties, it faces competition from other hydrocolloids and stabilizers that serve similar functions. Manufacturers might choose to use alternative ingredients if they are more cost-effective or provide specific advantages. This factor may restrain market growth during the forecast period.

The xanthan gum market is segmented into form, grade, end-use industry, and region. On the basis of form, the market is bifurcated into liquid and powder. On the basis of grade, the market is segregated into food grade, industrial grade, pharmaceutical grade, and others. On the basis of end-use industry, it is categorized into food & beverage, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, personal care & cosmetics, and others. On the basis of region, the market is analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.

The major players operating in the industry include Cargill Incorporated, DuPont De Nemours, Inc., The Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Foodchem International Corporation, Deosen Biochemical Ltd., Tate and Lyle PLC, Ingredion Incorporated, CP Kelco ApS, Solvay S.A. and C.E. Roeper GmbH. These players have adopted product launch as their key strategy to strengthen their presence in the market.

Xanthan Gum Market by Form

Based on form, the powder xanthan gum segment accounted for the largest share in 2022, contributing to more than four-fifths of the global Xanthan gum market revenue due to xanthan gum is a key ingredient in gluten-free and allergen-free food formulations. It helps replicate the texture and structure that gluten provides in traditional products, making it essential for creating gluten-free alternatives that closely match their conventional counterparts. However, the liquid segment is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.2% during the forecast period.

Xanthan Gum Market by Grade

Based on grade, the food grade segment accounted for the largest share in 2022, contributing to more than half of the global Xanthan gum market revenue, and is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.1% during the forecast period due to food safety regulations and standards have become increasingly stringent in many parts of the world. The use of food-grade ingredients and materials is often mandated to ensure that food products are safe for consumption. Businesses are adopting food-grade materials and ingredients to comply with these regulations and to enhance their brand reputation.

Xanthan Gum Market by End Use Industry

On the basis of the end-use industry, the construction segment dominated the largest market share in 2022 contributing to more than one-third of the global xanthan gum market revenue and is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.0% during the forecast period due to due to the construction industry experiencing growth and increased activity globally. With construction projects taking place around the clock, there is a growing demand for reliable and efficient lighting solutions, including Xanthan gums. 

Xanthan Gum Market by Region

Based on region, Asia-Pacific held the highest market share in terms of revenue in 2022, accounting for more than two-fifths of the global Xanthan gum market and is anticipated to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.1% during the forecast period due to the Asia Pacific region having experienced rapid urbanization and rising disposable incomes, leading to increased demand for processed and convenience food. Applications of xanthan gum in enhancing texture, stability, and quality of these products have driven its demand.

Key Benefits For Stakeholders

  • This report provides a quantitative analysis of the market segments, current trends, estimations, and dynamics of the xanthan gum market analysis from 2018 to 2032 to identify the prevailing xanthan gum market opportunities.
  • In-depth analysis of the xanthan gum market segmentation assists to determine the prevailing market opportunities.
  • Major countries in each region are mapped according to their revenue contribution to the global market.
  • Market player positioning facilitates benchmarking and provides a clear understanding of the present position of the market players.  
  • The report includes the analysis of the regional as well as global xanthan gum market trends, key players, market segments, application areas, xanthan gum market analysis, and market growth strategies.

Xanthan Gum Market Report Highlights

Aspects Details
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Market Size By 2032

USD 1.6 billion

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Growth Rate

CAGR of 5.9%

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Forecast period

2018 - 2032

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Report Pages

398

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By End Use Industry
  • Food and Beverage
  • Oil and Gas
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Personal Care and Cosmetics
  • Others
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By Form
  • Powder
  • Liquid
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By Grade
  • Food Grade
  • Industrial Grade
  • Pharmaceutical Grade
  • Others
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By Region
  • North America  (U.S., Canada, Mexico)
  • Europe  (Germany, France, Italy, Spain, UK, Russia, Ukraine, Netherlands, Rest of Europe)
  • Asia-Pacific  (China, Japan, India, Thailand, Australia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • LAMEA  (Brazil, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Rest of LAMEA)
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Key Market Players

Solvay, Tate & Lyle, Deosen Biochemical (Ordos) Ltd., Foodchem International Corporation, DuPont, ADM, CP Kelco U.S., Inc., Ingredion, Cargill, Incorporated, C.E. Roeper GmbH

Analyst Review

As per the insights of the top-level CXOs, consumers have increasingly sought products with simpler, more natural ingredients. Xanthan gum is derived from fermentation and is considered a clean-label ingredient, which makes it attractive to both manufacturers and consumers looking for recognizable and natural components in products. Furthermore, xanthan gum is used in pharmaceutical formulations as a thickener for oral liquids, suspensions, and gels. Moreover, it helps achieve desirable textures in personal care products such as lotions, creams, and shampoos. Moreover, the demand for products that align with health and wellness trends has driven the use of xanthan gum. It allows manufacturers to create low-fat, reduced-sugar, and lower-calorie versions of products without compromising on texture and mouthfeel. These factors are expected to drive market growth during the forecast period.

However, the cost of producing xanthan gum is influenced by factors such as the availability of raw materials, manufacturing processes, and supply chain disruptions. Price fluctuations in xanthan gum are anticipated to impact its affordability and attractiveness to manufacturers. This factor may restrain market growth during the forecast period.

Author Name(s) : Bhagyashri Shivaji Patil | Eswara Prasad
Frequently Asked Questions?

Xanthan gum's properties, such as its ability to stabilize emulsions and provide a smooth texture, make it valuable in personal care and pharmaceutical products. It is used in products like lotions, creams, and oral medications, leading to its growth in these industries.

food and beverages is the leading end-use industry of Xanthan Gum Market.

Asia-Pacific is the largest regional market for Xanthan Gum.

The Xanthan Gum Market was valued for $0.8 billion in 2018 and is estimated to reach $1.6 billion by 2032, exhibiting a CAGR of 5.9% from 2023 to 2032.

The major players operating in the industry include Cargill Incorporated, DuPont De Nemours, Inc., The Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Foodchem International Corporation, Deosen Biochemical Ltd., Tate and Lyle PLC Ingredion Incorporated, CP Kelco ApS, Solvay S.A. and C.E. Roeper GmbH.

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Xanthan Gum Market

Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2023-2032