Algal Protein Market Analysis

Algal Protein Market: Global Industry Analysis 2012 – 2016 and Opportunity Assessment; 2017 – 2027

Algal Protein Market: Global Industry Analysis 2012 – 2016 and Opportunity Assessment; 2017 – 2027
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This Algal Protein market study offers a comprehensive analysis of the business models, key strategies, and respective market shares of some of the most prominent players in this landscape. Along with an in-depth commentary on the key influencing factors, market statistics in terms of revenues, segment-wise data, region-wise data, and country-wise data are offered in the full study. This study is one of the most comprehensive documentation that captures all the facets of the evolving Algal Protein market.


Algal protein is the protein derived from several algae grown in both marines as well as fresh waters. Marine algal protein is majorly derived from seaweeds and is widely used as a substitute for animal protein such as whey protein. The algal protein derived from marine waters consists of about 60% protein by weight which is high when compared to animal protein.

Freshwater algal protein is majorly derived from spirulina, which is a cyanobacterium (Blue-green algae) and is a highly rich source of protein that contains all essential amino acids and minerals. Increasing awareness regarding health benefits of algal protein and consumer preference for various algal protein-based foods are the major factors for driving the market.

Market Growth Analysis

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Algal Protein Market:
Global Industry Analysis 2012 – 2016 and Opportunity Assessment; 2017 – 2027
Algal Protein Market Segmentation:

Algal protein market is segmented on the basis of product form, type, application, and distribution channels.

On the basis of product form, algal protein market is segmented into powder and liquid forms. Amongst all the segments, powder segment accounts for major revenue share and is expected to register significant growth during the forecast period.

On the basis of product source, algal protein market segments include marine and fresh water algae. Among both segments, fresh water algae segment holds the major share and is expected to register a significant growth during the forecast period. Due to increasing demand for fresh water algae, growers are improving existing methods of aquaculture by providing sterilized water, nutrients, oxygen, and carbon dioxide at the appropriate rates to the algal plants.

On the basis of product type, algal protein market segments include spirulina, chlorella and other algae. Among all the segments, spirulina segment holds the major share and is expected to register a significant growth during the forecast period.

On the basis of application, algal protein market is segmented into food and beverages, nutritional and dietary supplements, animal feed, and cosmetics & personal care products. Among all these segments, nutritional and dietary supplements segment accounts for major share due to a historically high usage. Furthermore, use of algal protein as a natural food colorant is a major driver for the global market.

On the basis of distribution channel, it is segmented into direct and indirect sales. The indirect sales segment is further sub-segmented into wholesaler, trader and retailer. Among the various retail segments, increasing online sales are a major factor driving the market as online medium substantially reduces the distribution and marketing costs of small-scale producers.

Algal Protein Market Regional Outlook:

The algal protein market in North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific excluding Japan, Japan, and MEA is covered in the report.

North America accounts for major revenue share of global algal protein market, followed by Europe and is expected to register a moderate growth over the forecast period. The market in Asia Pacific is expected to accounts an increase in demand for natural food additives and dietary supplements.The U.S. market is one of the major suppliers of algal protein. Consumption of algal protein in this region is rapidly growing due to increasing consumer preference for plant based dietary supplements.

Algal Protein Market Dynamics:

Increasing awareness among consumers regarding algae proteins such as spirulina for its health benefits is a major factor driving the global algal protein market. Algal protein as a natural substitute for animal proteins such as whey protein and gelatin is attracting the target group which is allergic to whey protein and vegetarian.

Algal Protein Market Key Players:

Some of the key players participating the global algal protein marketinclude TerraVia Holdings, Inc., Nutress BV, Nutrex Hawaii Inc., Cyanotech Corporation, Far East Bio-Tec Co., Ltd., Earthrise Nutritionals LLC, and Rainbow Light Nutritional Systems, Inc.

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

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Competitive Positioning Matrix

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Average Selling Price (ASP) Analysis

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The report covers exhaustive analysis on:

  • Algal Protein Market Segments
  • Algal Protein Market Dynamics
  • Historical Actual Market Size, 2015-2016
  • Algal Protein Market Size & Forecast 2017 to 2027
  • Algal Protein Market Supply & Demand Value Chain
  • Algal Protein Market Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Players Competition & Companies involved in algal protein market
  • Technology
  • Value Chain
  • Drivers and restraints

Regional analysis for algal protein market

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Others
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Germany
    • Poland
    • Russia
  • Asia Pacific
    • Australia and New Zealand (ANZ)
    • Greater China
    • India
    • ASEAN
    • Rest of the Asia-Pacific
  • Japan
  • Middle-East and Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • Rest of the Middle-East
    • North Africa
    • South Africa
    • Other Africa

Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics in the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current and projected market size in terms of volume and value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and products offered
  • Potential and niche segments, geographical regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective on market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint.

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