Rare Sugar Market Size By Product (D-Mannose, Allulose, Tagatose, D-Xylose, L-Arabinose, L-Fucose), By Application (Dietary Supplements, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverages), Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook, Application Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2020 - 2026

Published Date: Nov 2020  |  Report ID: GMI4458  |  Authors: Kunal Ahuja, Kritika Mamtani

Report Format: PDF   |   Pages: 175   |   Base Year: 2019

Summary Table of Contents Industry Coverage Methodology

Industry Trends

Rare Sugar market size surpassed USD 1.25 billion, in 2019 and is projected to witness over 4% CAGR between 2020 and 2026. Rising geriatric population and individual spending on healthcare and personal care products are some of the significant reasons that fuels the market demand across the globe.

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Stringent cold climatic conditions and increasing inclination to adopt dietary supplements to maintain health and boost metabolism are likely to boost the overall market share. Moreover, the recent trend shows consumption of food has undergone radical transformation. Changing eating patterns and adoption of healthier lifestyle has boosted demand for low calorie foods and beverages.

Thus, manufacturers who are operating in the low-calorie food and beverage market can introduce their product in rare sugar market, especially those who are offering dietary and functional beverages products. The role of low calories sweetener in weight control has shown a significant rise and thus, has resulted towards rising inclination of low-calorie food and beverage products.

Change in eating habits and excessive consumption of alcohol, smoking habits and junk food intake has turned into imbalance in adequate nutritional requirement. This has resulted into prevalence of several diseases including obesity, diabetes, kidney, and cardiac diseases, leading to high supplement market demand in the region.

For instance, Health care expenditure in Europe due to diabetes was over USD 160 billion in 2019, which correlates to increase in the potential market of low-calorie sugar substitute products. Increasing consumer awareness on healthy diet consumptions & overall wellness has led to an increase in supplement intake. Rising trends toward weight loss & calorie reduction are likely to foster industry statistics over the forecast timeframe. D-psicose rare sugar-based supplements are often prescribed to patients suffering from atherosclerosis, diabetes & obesity.

Their help in weight reduction by suppressing the synthesis of lipids in liver promotes cholesterol uptake from blood and suppresses the accumulation of lipids in muscles. Their compatibility with various delivery forms, such as powders, liquids, and capsules, makes them easy to intake, providing ease and comfortability. They also decrease abnormal spikes in plasma glucose level, regulate intestinal insulin secretion, and activate glucokinase activity in the liver, resulting in easy digestion. These aforementioned reasons fuelling the rare sugar industry demand across the globe.

Rare Sugar Market Report Coverage
Report Coverage Details
Base Year:2019
Market Size in 2019:1.25 Billion (USD)
Forecast Period:2020 to 2026
Forecast Period 2020 to 2026 CAGR:4%
2026 Value Projection:1.65 Billion (USD)
Historical Data for:2015 to 2019
No. of Pages:175
Tables, Charts & Figures:183
Segments covered:Product and Application
Growth Drivers:
  • Asia Pacific:
    • Growing awareness towards healthier lifestyle
  • Europe:
    • Increasing usage in dietary supplements
  • North America:
    • High adoption in personal care industry
Pitfalls & Challenges:
  • Strict government regulations

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Rising consumer spending on personal care & cosmetics products is likely to enhance demand for L-Arabinose

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Global rare sugar market from L-Arabinose is likely to register over 4.2% CAGR through 2026 due to change in climatic condition which causes several skin issues. The market for L-Arabinose is likely to increasing owing to rapid product penetration in cosmetic industry. It is widely used to manufacturing skin care products which includes moisturizers, lotions, anti-aging solutions and non-drying cleansers. In addition to these, D-Arabinose not only improve texture of skin but also aid moisture & protection from dirt, UV rays and humid weather condition.

Industry players are rapidly using D-Arabinose extracts in their cosmetic formulations to gain competitive advantage in industry, strengthen brand image & equity, and broadening their consumer base.

Rising ageing population and growing preferences towards health & wellness to promote market share

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Global rare sugar market from D-Xylose segment is poised to surpass USD 310 Million by 2026 owing to increasing ageing population and their health issues. D-xylose is also utilized in manufacturing medicines for osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. It aids in building cartilage, reduced friction between joints, and strengthens bones. Rising geriatric population and increasing demand for high performance solutions is likely to boost product demand. Consumers are rapidly moving towards supplements and pharmaceuticals that only aid in ameliorating symptoms but also help in long term treatment, which is likely to trigger market share.

Rapid adoption by pharmaceutical industry and supplement industry owing to its low calorific value is likely to augment market share. It is isolated from wood which makes it economical to extract and manufacture. Industry players are quickly moving towards introducing D-Xylose based solutions in their product line to improve their branding initiatives and broaden consumer base.

North America to witness growth owing to Increasing heath consciousness thereby boosting the use of sugar free sweeteners

North America Rare Sugar Market

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North America rare sugar market demand is set to exceed USD 630 million by 2026 owing to increasing consumers demand for low-calories products. This has led to reduction in use of sugar in the various end products such as dietary supplements, bakery products, sports supplements and other functional foods and beverages. The key manufactures in the region is rapidly moving towards manufacturing industry specific rare sugar solutions in a bid to capitalize on emerging health trends in market sphere.

Consumers inclination towards healthy ingredients and low-calorie substitutes has shown noticeable difference in the region. This has shown optimistic growth impact on regional market. Furthermore, rising demand for healthy snacks, confectionery, and beverages is rapidly increasing the penetration of rare sugar which should boost market share. Industry players in food & beverage industry are utilizing rare sugar products to make their product lines healthier to attract health conscious consumers which should trigger market demand.

Presence of multiple substitute products expected to hamper market growth

The ongoing search for products that are healthier is increasing at an exponential rate and has resulted in more products being launched that are alternatives to the products that are already available in the market. Rare sugar itself substitute of many artificial sugars such as sorbitol, xylitol and maltitol. Alternatives made from various natural sources pose a threat to the rare sugar industry, as the negative publicity of health benefits of sugar alcohol products that can result in the products being highly criticized by the consumers. However, manufactures are focusing on offering innovative rare sugar, and strive to offer healthier and more feasible alternative.

Strengthen market position and R&D Initiatives to be key business strategies Incorporated by Manufacturers

Global rare sugar market is consolidated, and key players include zuChem, Douglas Laboratories, TATE & LYLE, Specom Biochemical, DuPont, Sanwa Starch, Matsutani Chemical Industry, Bonumose, Naturesupplies, Hebei Huaxu Pharmaceutical, CJ CheilJedang, Samyang Corporation, Ingredion and others. Furthermore, the small industry players are also showing keen interest owing to increasing demand for low calorie and zero products. Moreover, key players are also focusing to strengthen its market presence and product penetration by many collaboration and merger activities.

For instance: In October 2020, Tate & Lyle PLC is a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients solutions, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Chaodee Modified Starch Co., Ltd. The company has acquired 85% OF shareholder and established tapioca modified food starch plant in Thailand.

In December 2018, Ingredion announced the launch of their new rare sugar product in collaboration with Japanese firm Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. Ingredion will manufacture it ASTRAEA Allulose line of rare sugar in Mexico in order to capitalize on emerging demand in North America. The product will be targeted for food & beverage industry for applications such as dairy, snacks, confectionery, bakery, and beverages.

Rare Sugar Market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume (Kilo Tons) and revenue in USD from 2015 to 2026 for the following segments:

By Product

  • D-Mannose
  • Allulose
  • Tagatose
  • D-Xylose 
  • L-Arabinose
  • L-Fucose

By Application

  • Dietary supplements
  • Cosmetics & Personal care
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Food & Beverages
  • Others

The above information has been provided for the following regions:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Australia
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
  • Middle East & Africa
    • South Africa
    • UAE


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

In 2019, rare sugar market size exceeded USD 1.25 billion, and the industry may register 4% CAGR through 2026.
Rare sugar industry share from L-Arabinose may depict 4.2% CAGR through 2026, owing to changing climatic conditions that cause several skin issues.
Global industry size from the D-Xylose segment may exceed USD 310 Million by 2026 due to rising geriatric populace and their subsequent health problems.
North America rare sugar market size may surpass USD 630 million by 2026 given rising consumer demand for low-cal products.

Premium Report Details

  • Published Date: Nov 2020
  • Pages: 175
  • Tables: 155
  • Charts / Figures: 28
  • Companies covered: 13
  • Countries covered: 5

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