As per Future Market Insights, the octyl octanoate market is anticipated to attain a value pool of US$ 200 million by 2023-end. Global demand for octyl octanoate is expected to rise at a CAGR of 6% to US$ 360 million in 2033.
Expected Market Value in 2023
US$ 200 million
Projected Market Value in 2033
US$ 360 million
Growth Rate (2023 to 2033)
Don't pay for what you don't need
Customize your report by selecting specific countries or regions and save 30%!
Octyl octanoate has a light, fatty odour similar to green tea and a mildly green, oily, fruity, sweet taste. It's prepared by esterifying octanoic acid with octyl alcohol in the presence of an HCl catalyst.
Due to increasing demand for various applications like food flavouring and fragrances, Food flavours are widely used in a variety of food applications, including dairy products, bakery and confectionery, meat products, and sauces and condiments. The flavours are used in significant amounts in food applications, which drives the industry.
The major factors driving the market are the growing demands coming from the fragrance and flavour industry. This sector includes fragrances, flavours, essential oils, aroma compounds, and speciality aroma substances. Flavors and fragrances are most commonly used in the food, home, and personal care industries.
The drinks and confectionary sector segment drives the global flavours market, and the fragrance industry is driven by increasing demand for cosmetics, housekeeping, and personal care products.
Food tastes are frequently employed to enhance the flavour of food products. The key driver driving the market is the growing demand for natural ingredients in food products. Other significant market drivers include rising demand for processed foods and beverages, rising demand in a variety of food applications, and rising demand for distinctive flavours.
Compounded flavour demand is being fuelled by an increase in product launches with exotic and one-of-a-kind flavours. As a result of these factors, the expansion of the Octyl octanoate market increases.
Get the data you need at a Fraction of the cost
Personalize your report by choosing insights you need
and save 40%!
One of the most important applications for Octyl Octanoate is in the fragrance and flavour industry. Since natural flavour and fragrance ingredients are typically more expensive, rising customer interest in natural products will drive value demand forward. Faster growth will be fueled by an increase in packaged food manufacturing and the use of convenience items that require more taste, particularly in developing countries.
Natural fragrances are in more demand due to a growing preference for organic ingredients in the personal care industry. These are considered to be healthier and more consistent when consumed. Because of their characteristics, like their long-lasting and intense aroma, synthetic fragrances are becoming more popular.
The growing usage of flavours in the pharmaceutical business is also contributing to market expansion. These are inactive ingredients in syrups, chewable tablets, gums, and other products. The additional flavour covers the medicine's bitterness and makes it more edible. As a result, the growth in demand from the flavours and fragrances industry will further lead to an expansion of the Octyl octanoate market.
Currently, the Asia-Pacific region is the largest market for octyl octanoate. For the growth of Asia-Pacific octyl octanoate market countries such as India, China and South-Korea will be the main contributors. China is one of the world's leading producers of flavours and fragrances. The need for convenient food, as well as increasing manufacturing of consumer goods such as personal care, home care, and fabric care, boosted the country's flavour and fragrance production.
Because of the surge in demand for flavoured products in these nations, India and China are likely to experience substantial growth. Due to rising demand from the food processing, pharmaceuticals, and nutritional supplement industries, the segment is predicted to expand. In the coming years, changing consumer preferences, as well as demand for exotic scents, are expected to enhance regional demand.
Europe has a large market for flavours and fragrances. The significant demand from food and beverage industries, as well as the high demand for fine fragrances and cosmetics in this region, are the main reasons for the region's leadership.
North America, on the other hand, is predicted to increase at a moderate rate. Due to rising demand for personal care, cosmetics, therapy, and air freshener goods, the scent industry is expected to develop. Because of the concentration of cosmetics companies in these particular regions, North America is expected to develop.
Some of the leading manufacturers and suppliers include
With the growing number of opportunities, key players are also focusing on acquisitions of small and medium-sized players and collaborations with other market participants, either for R&D or to manufacture the product on a large scale. Significant growth in the medical industry and packaging industry in countries such as China and India drives the industrial sector market in the Asian-Pacific region.
The Octyl Octanoate 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.