Perfume Ingredient Chemicals Market

Perfume Ingredient Chemicals Market: Synthetic Aroma Chemicals Expected to be the Fastest Growing Product Type During the Assessment Period: Global Industry Analysis (2012 – 2016) and Opportunity Assessment (2017 – 2027)

Key manufacturers are focussing on introducing newer ingredients to develop varied fragrances

On account of shifting consumer preferences and increasing demand for natural and healthy products, the sales of perfume ingredient chemicals is expected to rise at a sustainable growth rate. Manufacturers have been introducing new chemicals and ingredients to develop unique fragrances to cater to the ever-changing consumer preferences as well as to increase their brand presence across regions. Market players are also involved in channelizing their efforts towards strengthening their distribution channels and focussing on direct sales. As a part of the fast moving consumer product value chain, continuous R&D and innovation is required to develop novel products aligned with the global as well as regional trends. Establishing long-term contracts with end users to maintain product supply and to ensure a steady revenue flow is another key strategy adopted by companies operating in the global perfume ingredient chemicals market.

Inputs from key market participants

While talking to our expert analysts, the officials of prominent companies shared the following views about the global perfume ingredient chemicals market.  

“Decrease in natural vegetation is lowering the supply of natural fragrance ingredients for manufacturers in the industry. The limited availability of natural fragrance ingredients is leading to their lower concentration in formulations to prepare fragrances. Unfortunately, these days, around 95% of raw materials used to produce fragrances are synthetic and merely 5% are of natural origin.”

  • Technical Manager of a leading fragrance manufacturing company

“As emerging markets continue to witness economic growth, there will be a continuous rise in the global demand for fragrances. The main driver of this projected growth is the growing cosmetics and toiletries industry in the Asia Pacific market.”

  • Sales Manager of a prominent chemical company

Rising consumer awareness regarding natural/herbal fragrances is expected to foster the growth of the global market for perfume ingredient chemicals

An ever increasing global population, rapid urbanisation, a growing pharmaceutical sector, and the rising geriatric population are some of the significant factors that are influencing a steady shift in consumer preferences. Another major factor that is responsible for the unprecedented growth of the perfume ingredient chemicals market is a rising saturation in the industries that deal with products such as soaps, detergents, cosmetics, and personal care products.

Natural and organic cosmetic products are in great demand across the globe. There is no other alternative for natural ingredients. This is the reason why when launching any new cosmetic product that contains natural ingredients, manufacturers first make sure to label the product as not being harmful to the environment along with the fact that its efficacy would remain intact. This is one of the main reasons why natural fragrances are being preferred by the people. In the sub-Saharan Africa region there is a huge demand for fragrance cosmetics from the young population. Another reason behind the growth of the global perfume ingredient chemicals market is rising economic growth, increasing per capita income and specific focus of various MEA countries towards the retail sector.

perfume ingredient chemicals market

With more than 50% revenue share, synthetic aroma chemicals expected to dominate the global market for perfume ingredient chemicals

In terms of value, the synthetic aroma chemicals product type segment is expected to gain 110 BPS in 2027 as compared to 2017 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.7 % during the forecast period. Perfume ingredient chemicals are complex combinations of synthetic and/or natural substances that are added to products to give them a distinctive scent. A shift towards synthetic aroma chemicals is being observed owing to their cost efficiency and ease of extraction. Synthetic aroma chemicals is projected to be the most attractive product type during the forecast period with a market attractiveness index of 5.0.

Our expert team of analysts have come up with a new report that offers insights on the various factors driving the popularity of perfume ingredient chemicals in seven regions across the globe. The report includes an extensive analysis of key industry drivers, restraints, market trends and market structure. This market study provides a comprehensive assessment of key stakeholder strategies and imperatives for succeeding in the business. The report segregates the market based on product type and application across different regions globally. Impact analysis of key growth drivers and restraints, based on the weighted average model is included in this report to facilitate clients with crystal clear decision-making insights. While analysing the data the analysts have not only considered the historical trend examination but also statistical analysis and government support analysis have been taken into consideration.

Major countries’ GDP analysis has been included in this report. The global perfume ingredient chemicals market report provides useful data and insights on the global perfume ingredient chemicals market along with capacity utilisation and pricing structure across the different regional markets. The report quantifies the market value and market volume share of various segments of the global perfume ingredient chemicals market across the studied regional markets, thereby performing a comprehensive analysis of the global perfume ingredient chemicals market across all levels.

In-depth assessment of capabilities and detailed profiles of key competitors are included in the scope of the report

This report includes a section on the competitive landscape to provide clients with a dashboard view based on categories of providers in the value chain, presence in the perfume ingredient chemicals portfolio and key differentiators. This section is primarily designed to provide clients with an objective and detailed comparative assessment of key providers specific to a market segment in the perfume ingredient chemicals supply chain and the potential players for the same. Report audiences can gain segment-specific vendor insights to identify and evaluate key competitors based on an in-depth assessment of capabilities and success in the marketplace. Detailed profiles of providers are also included in the scope of the report to evaluate their long-term and short-term strategies, key offerings and recent developments in the global perfume ingredient chemicals market. Indicators such as R&D expenditure and research funding from government and non-profit organisations etc. have been considered to arrive at the indicated market numbers. This report focusses on highlighting the consumption of perfume ingredient chemicals across the globe. Top-down approach has been used to assess market numbers for each product category while bottom-up approach has been used to counter-validate the market estimations. Weighted Average Selling Price (ASP) has been considered to deduce market values.

Market Taxonomy

By Product Type

By Application

By Region

  • Synthetic Aroma Chemicals

    • Alcohol

    • Esters

    • Ethers

    • Ketone

    • Others (Thiols, Dienals, etc.)

  • Essential Oils

    • Orange

    • Citronella

    • Peppermint

    • Eucalyptus

    • Others (Rose, Sandalwood,

    • Orange etc.)

  • Fine Fragrance

  • Home Care

  • Laundry Care

  • Personal Care

  • Cosmetics

  • Others

  • North America

  • Latin America

  • Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ)

  • Western Europe

  • Eastern Europe

  • MEA

  • Japan

 Report Methodology

Market volume is inferred through in-depth secondary research and validated from industry experts through primary interviews. Each interview is thoroughly analysed and average market volume is deduced and reconfirmed prior to incorporating in the report. For forecasting the global perfume ingredient chemicals market numbers, various macroeconomic factors and changing trends have been observed, giving an idea about the future of the market. In the compilation of the report, the forecasts are conducted in terms of CAGR, while other important criteria such as year-on-year growth and incremental dollar opportunity have also been incorporated to provide pertinent insights on the global perfume ingredient chemicals market.