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Global Phytosterols Market 2015-2019

Press Release   •   Aug 06, 2015 07:09 EDT

About Phytosterols
Phytosterols as the name implies are derived from plants. Phytosterols include plant sterols and plant stanols. These are steroid like compounds and resemble the chemical structure of cholesterols. The only differentiator is the presence of a double bond in the carbon side chain.

The global phytosterols market has grown at a tremendous pace in the past few years. Europe leads the market, followed by North America. APAC is touted to be the next big market for phytosterols, backed by the growth in the emerging markets of China and India. The market for phytosterols has been segmented on the basis of application, product type, and geography.

The report's analysts forecast the global phytosterols market to grow at a CAGR of 7.65% during 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global phytosterols market for 2015-2019. The report further provides data on the following segments of the market
- Application: functional foods, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics
- Product type: _-sitosterol, campesterol, stigmasterol, ergosterol, and brassicasterol
- Geography: APAC, EMEA, Americas, and ROW

This report, Global Phytosterols Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from various industry experts. The report includes a comprehensive discussion on the market, an extensive coverage on various applications, product types, and geography-based segmentation of phytosterols. The report provides comments on both the existing market landscape and the growth prospects in the coming years. The report further includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors
- Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
- Cargill
- Pharmachem Laboratories
- Raisio Life Sciences

Other Prominent Vendors
- Danone
- Pharmaconsult Oy
- Teriaka
- Triple Crown
- Unilever

Market Drivers
- Favorable Regulatory Scenario
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenges
- Lack of Customer Awareness in Underdeveloped Nations
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trends
- Increased Health Consciousness
- For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report
- What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the various end-uses and potential applications for the product?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space and what is the nature of competition between them?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?

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