Glucose Market

Glucose Market Forecasts to 2028 – Global Analysis By Form (Syrup, Solid), Source (Plants, Animals), Nature (Organic, Synthetic), Application (Food & Beverages, Animal Feed) and By Geography

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Published: 2022 ID: SMRC21323

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Glucose Market is accounted for $45.05 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $72.33 billion by 2028 growing at a CAGR of 7.0% during the forecast period. Glucose is a simple sugar which is an important energy source in living organisms and is a component of many carbohydrates. Glucose practically made imparts sweetness, also acts as a flavor enhancer and texture conferring agent. It is generally used in the production of homogeneous confectionery products such as chewing gums and chocolates.

Market Dynamics:


Increasing application of glucose in functional food and beverages

Rise in health conscious consumers has propelled the growth of functional food and beverages. Consumers are increasingly shifting from sugary soft drinks to healthier alternatives. Functional food and beverages are also known to have enhanced taste and flavor with nutritious properties for satisfying health-conscious consumers. Glucose is used as a flavor enhancer for functional beverages such as high fiber drinks, RTD teas, enhanced fruit drinks, and soy beverages for offering sweet taste with reduced calories


Alternatives to glucose 

Rise in preference for gums such as gum Arabic, guar gum, xanthan gum and locust bean gum over starch-derived products is emerging as a restraint for the market. It has been analyzed that food & beverages stabilized with sources of gums attain better stability than those with modified starches. Gums are posing a threat to starch derivatives such as glucose in various food & beverage segments, where they are utilized to prevent sugar crystallization as well.


Increasing demand from cosmetics industry

The growing awareness about using cosmetics to boost self-esteem and personal hygiene will invite substantial opportunities for the glucose market. Glucose is a vital component in numerous cosmetics and personal care products. Hence, this factor will assure promising growth for the glucose market.

The cosmetic & personal care segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

Due to an increasing demand for cosmetics and personal care among the consumers to maintain hygiene, boost self-esteem, and enhance well-being is supporting the growth of the segment. It is important in the cosmetics industry because it helps bind other compounds and helps in stabilizing the formula during the production stage. The personal care products industry is large in developing as well as developed regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East, which provides scope for glucose to be used in the personal care products industry.

The food & beverages segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

Glucose is used as a sweetener and nutritional supplement in the production of various food products such as in candy & gums, creams, bakery products, jarred & canned foods, frozen dairy products, and cured meats. It can also be used in beverages, jelly, jam, and honey for improved taste and quality and extended shelf life. Thus, changes in food habits and inclination toward snacks and desserts, where glucose is used as an effective sweetening agent, drive the usage of dextrose in the food & beverages segment.
Region with largest share:

Asia Pacific is projected to hold the largest market share due to the presence of a huge customer base and the boosting demand for food and beverages products across the countries in the region owing to their large customer base as well as rapid economic development is driving the market in the region.

Region with highest CAGR:

North America is projected to have the highest CAGR as North America stands strong as one of the most proactive regions in substituting sugar. Rise in demand for low-calorie food products and increased number of consumers suffering from lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, obesity, and cardiovascular disease contributes toward the increased market share for this region.

Key players in the market:

Some of the key players profiled in the Glucose Market include Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), Cargill Incorporated, Ingredion Incorporated, Tereos S.A., AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG, Grain Processing Corporation, Tate & Lyle PLC, Roquette Frères, Gulshan Polyols, Pfizer, Inc, Fooding Group Limited and Global Sweeteners Holdings Limited.

Key developments:

In April 2013: Pfizer Inc. and Merck collaborated for the development and commercialization of Pfizer's ertugliflozin (PF-04971729), an investigational oral sodium glucose cotransporter (SGLT2) inhibitor being evaluated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

In May 2021: Ingredion Incorporated and Amyris, Inc. signed an agreement for the exclusive licensing of Amyris’s zero-calorie, nature-based, fermented Reb M sweetener.

Types Covered:
• D-Glucose Monohydrate
• Anhydrous Glucose

Forms Covered:
• Syrup
• Solid

Sources Covered:
• Plants
• Animals
• Chemicals

Natures Covered:
• Organic
• Synthetic

Applications Covered:
• Food & Beverages
• Animal Feed
• Medicine

End Users Covered:
• Pharmaceutical
• Cosmetic & Personal Care
• Pulp & Paper
• Nutraceuticals
• Animal Husbandry

Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan       
o China       
o India       
o Australia 
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific   
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

What our report offers:
- Market share assessments for the regional and country-level segments
- Strategic recommendations for the new entrants
- Covers Market data for the years 2020, 2021, 2022, 2025 and 2028
- Market Trends (Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and recommendations)
- Strategic recommendations in key business segments based on the market estimations
- Competitive landscaping mapping the key common trends
- Company profiling with detailed strategies, financials, and recent developments
- Supply chain trends mapping the latest technological advancements

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Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary     
2 Preface     

 2.1 Abstract    
 2.2 Stake Holders    
 2.3 Research Scope    
 2.4 Research Methodology    
  2.4.1 Data Mining   
  2.4.2 Data Analysis   
  2.4.3 Data Validation   
  2.4.4 Research Approach   
 2.5 Research Sources    
  2.5.1 Primary Research Sources   
  2.5.2 Secondary Research Sources   
  2.5.3 Assumptions   
3 Market Trend Analysis     
 3.1 Introduction    
 3.2 Drivers    
 3.3 Restraints    
 3.4 Opportunities    
 3.5 Threats    
 3.6 Application Analysis    
 3.7 End User Analysis     
 3.8 Emerging Markets    
 3.9 Impact of Covid-19    
4 Porters Five Force Analysis     
 4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers    
 4.2 Bargaining power of buyers    
 4.3 Threat of substitutes    
 4.4 Threat of new entrants    
 4.5 Competitive rivalry    
5 Global Glucose Market, By Type     
 5.1 Introduction    
 5.2 D-Glucose Monohydrate    
 5.3 Anhydrous Glucose    
6 Global Glucose Market, By Form     
 6.1 Introduction    
 6.2 Syrup    
 6.3 Solid    
7 Global Glucose Market, By Source     
 7.1 Introduction    
 7.2 Plants    
  7.2.1 Wheat Starch   
  7.2.2 Corn Starch   
 7.3 Animals    
 7.4 Chemicals    
8 Global Glucose Market, By Nature     
 8.1 Introduction    
 8.2 Organic     
 8.3 Synthetic    
9 Global Glucose Market, By Application     
 9.1 Introduction    
 9.2 Food & Beverages    
  9.2.1 Bakery & Confectionery   
  9.2.2 Snacks and Breakfast (Cereals)   
  9.2.3 Soups, Dressings & Sauces   
  9.2.4 Dairy Products   
 9.3 Animal Feed    
 9.4 Medicine    
10 Global Glucose Market, By End User     
 10.1 Introduction    
 10.2 Pharmaceutical    
 10.3 Cosmetic & Personal Care    
 10.4 Pulp & Paper    
 10.5 Nutraceuticals    
 10.6 Animal Husbandry    
11 Global Glucose Market, By Geography     
 11.1 Introduction    
 11.2 North America    
  11.2.1 US   
  11.2.2 Canada   
  11.2.3 Mexico   
 11.3 Europe    
  11.3.1 Germany   
  11.3.2 UK   
  11.3.3 Italy   
  11.3.4 France   
  11.3.5 Spain   
  11.3.6 Rest of Europe   
 11.4 Asia Pacific    
  11.4.1 Japan   
  11.4.2 China   
  11.4.3 India   
  11.4.4 Australia   
  11.4.5 New Zealand   
  11.4.6 South Korea   
  11.4.7 Rest of Asia Pacific   
 11.5 South America    
  11.5.1 Argentina   
  11.5.2 Brazil   
  11.5.3 Chile   
  11.5.4 Rest of South America   
 11.6 Middle East & Africa    
  11.6.1 Saudi Arabia   
  11.6.2 UAE   
  11.6.3 Qatar   
  11.6.4 South Africa   
  11.6.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa   
12 Key Developments     
 12.1 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures    
 12.2 Acquisitions & Mergers    
 12.3 New Product Launch    
 12.4 Expansions    
 12.5 Other Key Strategies    
13 Company Profiling     
 13.1 Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)    
 13.2 Cargill, Incorporated    
 13.3 Ingredion Incorporated    
 13.4 Tereos S.A.    
 13.5 AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG    
 13.6 Grain Processing Corporation    
 13.7 Tate & Lyle PLC     
 13.8 Roquette Frères    
 13.9 Gulshan Polyols    
 13.10 Pfizer, Inc    
 13.11 Fooding Group Limited    
 13.12 Global Sweeteners Holdings Limited    

List of Tables      
1 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Region (2021-2028) ($MN)      
2 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Type (2021-2028) ($MN)     
3 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By D-Glucose Monohydrate (2021-2028) ($MN)     
4 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Anhydrous Glucose (2021-2028) ($MN)     
5 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Form (2021-2028) ($MN)     
6 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Syrup (2021-2028) ($MN)     
7 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Solid (2021-2028) ($MN)     
8 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Source (2021-2028) ($MN)     
9 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Plants (2021-2028) ($MN)     
10 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Wheat Starch (2021-2028) ($MN)     
11 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Corn Starch (2021-2028) ($MN)     
12 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Animals (2021-2028) ($MN)     
13 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Chemicals (2021-2028) ($MN)     
14 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Nature (2021-2028) ($MN)     
15 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Organic (2021-2028) ($MN)     
16 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Synthetic (2021-2028) ($MN)     
17 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Application (2021-2028) ($MN)     
18 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Food & Beverages (2021-2028) ($MN)     
19 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Bakery & Confectionery (2021-2028) ($MN)     
20 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Snacks and Breakfast (Cereals) (2021-2028) ($MN)     
21 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Soups, Dressings & Sauces (2021-2028) ($MN)     
22 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Dairy Products (2021-2028) ($MN)     
23 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Animal Feed (2021-2028) ($MN)     
24 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Medicine (2021-2028) ($MN)     
25 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By End User (2021-2028) ($MN)     
26 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Pharmaceutical (2021-2028) ($MN)     
27 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Cosmetic & Personal Care (2021-2028) ($MN)     
28 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Pulp & Paper (2021-2028) ($MN)     
29 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Nutraceuticals (2021-2028) ($MN)     
30 Global Glucose Market Outlook, By Animal Husbandry (2021-2028) ($MN)     
Note: Tables for North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East & Africa Regions are also represented in the same manner as above.       

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