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Cocoa Bean Derivatives Market Size

  • Report ID: GMI6918
  • Published Date: Oct 2023
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Cocoa Bean Derivatives Market Size

Cocoa Bean Derivatives Market size was valued at USD 47.7 billion in 2022 and is estimated to expand at over 3.6% CAGR from 2023 to 2032. The market is a dynamic and vital sector within the global cocoa industry. Derived from the humble cocoa bean, this market encompasses a wide range of products that are essential in various industries, including food, beverages, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals. At its core, cocoa bean derivatives primarily include cocoa powder, cocoa butter, and cocoa liquor.


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Cocoa powder is a key ingredient in the production of chocolates, baked goods, and hot beverages, while cocoa butter is widely used in the confectionery and cosmetics industry for its moisturizing properties. Cocoa liquor, on the other hand, serves as the raw material for chocolate production.


Emerging markets, particularly in Asia and Latin America, have witnessed an increase in disposable income, leading to a surge in chocolate consumption and creating new opportunities for cocoa derivatives. Additionally, the trend toward healthier indulgences has driven the demand for dark chocolate, rich in cocoa content and associated with various health benefits, further fueling market growth.


The cosmetics and personal care industry's use of cocoa butter as a key ingredient in natural skincare products has also contributed to the upward trajectory. However, price volatility in the cocoa market, caused by factors like weather events, diseases, and geopolitical issues, poses a considerable risk to the profitability of cocoa derivatives. Supply chain complexities, especially involving small-scale farmers in developing countries, can create difficulties in ensuring a consistent and high-quality cocoa bean supply.

Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Manish Mohanan

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The market size of cocoa bean derivatives reached USD 47.7 billion in 2022 and is set to be valued at USD 68.6 billion by 2032, attributed to high application across various industries, including food, beverages, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals.

The cocoa beans segment accounted for USD 16.6 billion in revenue in 2022, due to the surging popularity of cocoa butter in the cosmetics and personal care industry.

North America market generated USD 14.2 billion in revenue in 2022, owing to the robust presence of well-established chocolate sector.

Some leading companies engaged in the market are Barry Callebaut, Cargill, Mondelez International, Nestlé,Olam Group, JB Foods Ltd, Moner Cocoa SA, Ecuakao Group Ltd., United Cocoa Processor Inc., Cocoa Touton, Ferrero.

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 15
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  • Countries covered: 21
  • Pages: 210
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