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Fried Onion Market Size

  • Report ID: GMI7084
  • Published Date: Oct 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Fried Onion Market Size

Fried Onion Market size was valued at USD 5.23 billion in 2022 and is estimated to grow at over 4.9% CAGR from 2023 to 2032. The market has emerged as a dynamic and thriving sector in the culinary industry, driven by the escalating demand for convenience foods and the growing trend of ready-to-eat snacks. A staple in many cuisines globally, fried onions have transcended their traditional usage as a garnish, evolving into a standalone snack and an essential ingredient in various dishes.


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With the rise of quick-service restaurants and street food vendors, the demand for pre-prepared fried onions has witnessed a significant upsurge. This surge has led to an expansion in the fried onion market, prompting manufacturers to explore innovative production techniques and flavors to cater to the diverse palate preferences of consumers.


The fried onion market faces a series of formidable challenges that pose significant obstacles to its sustained growth and stability. Foremost among these is the persistent volatility in the prices of raw onions, which directly impacts production costs and can lead to pricing fluctuations, consequently affecting profit margins. Moreover, complying with stringent food safety regulations across various regions and countries presents a complex hurdle for manufacturers and exporters, requiring substantial investments in quality control measures and certifications.


Additionally, the persistent competition from alternative snack options and substitutes can undermine the market's expansion, compelling industry players to continually innovate and differentiate their products. Despite efforts to introduce healthier variants, concerns about the potential health implications of fried foods, particularly with regard to their high oil content and associated cardiovascular risks, continue to challenge the market's growth trajectory.


Authors: Kiran Pulidindi, Manish Mohanan

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The market size of fried onion reached USD 5.23 billion in 2022 and is estimated to surpass USD 8.47 billion by 2032, says this GMI report.

Toppings & Garnishes held a dominant market share of around 46% in 2022, as it is a popular choice for adding a flavorful and crunchy touch to an assortment of dishes, ranging from pizzas and burgers to traditional rice and noodle-based meals.

North America market was valued at USD 1.97 billion in 2022, owing to a robust product presence in the supermarket and hypermarket chains, which serve as primary distribution hubs.

Olam International, Mccormick & Company, Ajinomoto Co. Inc, B&G Foods Inc., Roland Foods, Kissan International, Lion Foods B.V., Fresh Gourmet Company, Pereg Gourmet Spices, Verstegen Spices & Sauces Uk Ltd., The Onion Group, Sadaf, Beevis, Kings Crispy Onion, and Pik-Nik Foods.

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 191
  • Countries covered: 19
  • Pages: 210
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