The Pectin Market deals with the production, development and marketing of brown powder that is extracted from citrus fruits and is known as pectin. It is a structural heteropolysaccharide which is usually found in the primary cell wall of terrestrial plants.
Pectin belongs to the group of food hydrocolloids which form viscous gels or liquids when dispersed in water. Pectin is primarily used as a gelling agent in food products such as jellies and jams. It is also consumed in sweets, medicines and fillings, as well as a stabilizer in milk drink and fruit juices, and as a primary source of dietary fiber. Pectin uses in the food industry in a wide range of beverages, meat & poultry products, bakery, confectionery, sausage and dressings, and dairy products among others.
Browse Report @ http://industryarc.com/Report/15977/pectin-market.html
Scope & Regional Forecast of the Pectin Market
Rising demand for food products which include pectin fiber from developed and developing countries is the major growth driving factor for the Pectin Market. Growing awareness among consumers for functional foods coupled with increasing demand for low-calorie and low-fat food products are the other factors that drive significant the demand for fruit pectin, organic pectin and no sugar pectin.
Development of efficient and advanced technology across the World is also projected to enhance the market growth. However, higher costs for the research and development, high pectin price and availability of raw materials in the market are the key factors that hinder the Pectin Market. Among all the end-users, dairy & frozen segment has the highest market share in pectin market.
North America market for pectin is leading since past few years. Asia-Pacific is projected to register the fastest growth due to rapidly increasing population and rising awareness among consumers regarding convenience foods coupled with growing food and beverage industry in developing nations such as China and India in this region. Europe is also expected to witness rapid growth during the forecast period followed by the Rest of the World.
Segmentations & Key Players Involved in the Pectin Market
According to IndustryARC findings, the Pectin Market can be broken down into various segmentations on the basis of –
Function: Stabilizer, Thickener, Gelling Agent, Fat Replacer and Others.
End-User: Fruits, Bakery Fillings and Toppings, Dairy & Frozen, Confectionery, Beverages, Nutritionals & Health Products, Pharmaceutical and Others.
Region: Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World.
Some of the key players involved in the Pectin Market according to IndustryARC are as follows:
Yantai Andre Pectin Co., Ltd
Devson Impex Pvt. Ltd.
Request For Table of Contents @ http://industryarc.com/pdfdownload.php?id=15977