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Food Encapsulation Market Size

  • Report ID: GMI1203
  • Published Date: Apr 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Food Encapsulation Market Size

Food Encapsulation Market size valued at USD 41 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to exhibit 6.5% CAGR from 2023 to 2032.


The influx of on-the-go snacking and busy lifestyles mainly in North America will drive the industry growth. The challenges of limited time for meal preparation and consumption has compelled people to seek out snacks for quick and easy intake without sacrificing the nutrition and taste. Hence, the demand for encapsulated foods is growing as they are portable and easy to consume. The surging consumer awareness regarding the consumption of natural supplements will also anchor the preference for food encapsulation techniques.

The escalating production costs associated with encapsulated food ingredients is likely to boost the food encapsulation market growth. As encapsulation technology comprises multiple complex processes, it leads to various additional costs. Hence, the escalating production charges of encapsulated food ingredients can limit their usage by food manufacturers. Higher investment costs are another challenge restricting the technology demand to some extent. 

Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Kunal Ahuja

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of food encapsulation recorded more than USD 41 billion revenue in 2022 and is poised to witness over 6.5% CAGR from 2023 to 2032, due to the influx of on-the-go snacking and busy lifestyles mainly in North America.

The micro encapsulation type segment is expected to grow at 6% CAGR during 2023 to 2032, owing to the rising need to protect food ingredients, including colors, and flavors.

Asia Pacific industry share is slated to reach USD 16.7 billion by the end of 2032, attributed to the strong presence of a vast and fast-growing population in the region.

Cargill, FrieslandCampina Kievit, Firmenich SA, Royal DSM, BASF SE, Symrise AG, Kerry Group, Ingredion Incorporated, Lycored Group, Sensient Technologies Corporation, Balchem Corporation, and AVEKA Group are a few major food encapsulation providers.

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 13
  • Tables & Figures: 345
  • Countries covered: 21
  • Pages: 270
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