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Chili Sauce Market Size - By Product (Mild, Medium, Very Hot) By Packaging (Jars, Bottles, Pouches, Sachets) By Distribution Channel (Hypermarkets & Supermarkets, Online Stores Specialty Stores Others & Global Forecast, 2023-2032

  • Report ID: GMI7185
  • Published Date: Oct 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Chili Sauce Market Size

Chili Sauce Market was valued at USD 2.5 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 6.5% between 2023 and 2032. Consumers are increasingly looking for diverse and spicy flavors, and chili sauce offers a versatile way to add heat and flavor to a wide range of dishes. As people become more adventurous with their culinary choices, the demand for chili sauces has increased. The popularity of ethnic and global cuisines, such as Mexican, Thai, and Indian, has contributed to the market growth. Many of these cuisines incorporate chili sauces as a fundamental ingredient.

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The Chili sauce must meet certain safety and quality standards to be sold to consumers. This includes requirements for ingredients, processing, packaging, and labeling to ensure that the product is safe to eat and free from contaminants. In addition regulations often specify the types and sources of ingredients that can be used in chili sauce. This includes requirements for the sourcing and quality of chili peppers, as well as other ingredients like vinegar, salt, and preservatives.

COVID-19 Impact

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a multifaceted impact on the global chili sauce market. While the precise effects can vary by region and brand, there are some common trends that have emerged. In the early stages of the pandemic, panic buying and stockpiling led to a surge in demand for chili sauces and condiments as consumers sought to add flavor to their home-cooked meals. This resulted in a short-term boost in sales for many chili sauce manufacturers.

Chili Sauce Market Trends

Health-conscious consumers are increasingly looking for chili sauce options that are low in sodium, sugar, and preservatives. Manufacturers are responding by introducing healthier formulations and labeling their products as such, often highlighting natural ingredients and no additives. In addition, the trend towards supporting local and small-batch producers has led to a surge in artisanal and craft chili sauce brands. These products often emphasize high-quality, handcrafted ingredients, unique flavor profiles, and limited production runs, catering to consumers seeking unique and authentic experiences.

Chili Sauce Market Analysis

 Global Chili Sauce Market Size, By Product Type, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

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Based on product type, the mild sauces appeal to a broader range of consumers who may not prefer the intense heat of traditional hot sauces. This makes them more accessible to a wider audience, including those who are new to spicy foods or have a lower tolerance for heat. In addition, Mild sauces are versatile and can be used in various cuisines and recipes. They can enhance the flavor of a dish without overpowering it with spiciness. This versatility makes them a popular choice for home cooks and chefs.

Based on packaging the jar segment dominated the market with the highest revenue share of 30.5% in 2022. Chili sauces preserved in jars typically have a longer shelf life compared to fresh or homemade alternatives. This makes them a practical option for consumers who want to have chili sauce readily available without worrying about spoilage.

 Global Chili Sauce Market Revenue (%)By Distribution Channel, 2022

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Based on application hypermarkets and supermarket segment captured the with the highest revenue share of 50.6% in 2022. Hypermarkets and supermarkets typically offer a wide range of chili sauces, including various brands, flavors, heat levels, and packaging options. This variety attracts consumers with different preferences and allows them to compare and choose from a diverse selection of products.

Asia Pacific Chili Sauce Market Revenue, 2021 - 2032 (USD Billion)

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Chili Sauce Market Share

McCormick & Company, Incorporated stands as a renowned American food company, celebrated for its exceptional spices, herbs, flavourings, and condiments. With a history dating back to 1889, it has secured its place as one of the world's largest manufacturers in this domain, consistently offering an array of products that elevate the flavors of countless dishes.

Major companies operating in the chili sauce industry includes:

  • Lee Kum Kee
  • McCormick
  • McIlhenny
  • Kikkoman
  • Huy Fong Foods
  • Laoganma
  • Del Monte
  • Remia International
  • Chung Jung One
  • Cholula Hot Sauce
  • Delmaine Fine Foods
  • Kraft Heinz

These participants are undergoing various strategic initiatives, such as mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, collaborations.

Chili Sauce Industry News

In December 2020, McCormick’s purchased Fona international, this acquisition has increased the geographical expansion and company workforce.

This chili sauce market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of transactional value (USD Billion) and transactional volume (Kilo Tones) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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 By Product Type

  • Jars
  • Bottles
  • Pouches
  • Sachets

By Distribution Channel

  • Hypermarkets & Supermarkets
  • Online Stores
  • Specialty Stores
  • Others
  • Others

By Packaging

  • Jars
  • Bottles
  • Pouches
  • Sachets

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • UK
    • Germany
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Indonesia
    • Australia
    • Malaysia
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Argentina
  • MEA
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Egypt


Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Manish Mohanan

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of chili sauce was reached USD 2.5 billion in 2022 and is projected to expand at over 6.5% CAGR from 2023 to 2032, driven by the rising consumer demand for diverse and spicy flavors along with the growing popularity of ethnic and global cuisines.

Mild chili sauce market generated USD 1.6 billion revenue in 2022 and is estimated to witness high demand up to 2032, attributed to its rising consumption among consumers who do not prefer the intense heat of traditional hot sauces.

Asia Pacific market for chili sauce was worth USD 0.91 billion in revenue in 2022 and is anticipated to expand at a robust growth rate through 2032, owing to the long-standing tradition of consuming spicy foods in the region.

Some of the chili sauce providers are Lee Kum Kee, McCormick, McIlhenny, Kikkoman, Huy Fong Foods, Laoganma, Del Monte, Remia International, Chung Jung One, Cholula Hot Sauce, Delmaine Fine Foods, and Kraft Heinz.

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 9
  • Tables & Figures: 273
  • Countries covered: 21
  • Pages: 180
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