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One major trend in the market is a rise in consumer income, especially in developing countries, making functional foods and beverages affordable for consumers.
Stevia is a plant-derived extract (called Stevia rebaudiana), which is natural and calorie free, used as a sugar substitute in food, beverages, and other applications. The plant is primarily found in South American region (native of Paraguay) and has been used since centuries in Japan, but has been commercialized worldwide only a few years back. Stevia plant contains sweet compounds called steviol glycosides and is 300 times sweeter than sugar. High purity stevia is an extract that contains 95 percent or more steviol glycoside content and has been generally approved for use in food and beverages.
Analysts forecast the Global Stevia market on the basis of revenue to grow at a CAGR of 9.36 percent over the period 2013-2018. According to the report, one of the main drivers of the market is an increase in the health-conscious population worldwide. Stevia with many medicinal properties is gaining popularity among health-conscious consumers.
Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Stevia market for the period 2014-2018. To calculate the market size, the report considers the total sales of stevia sweeteners.
Global Stevia Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It covers the Global Stevia market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
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Report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Stevia Market: Cargill Inc., Merisant Co. and PureCircle Ltd.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Archer Daniels Midland, Associated British Foods, Coca-Cola, Cumberland Packaging, Danisco, DSM, Evolva Holding, Ingredion, Mulder Natural Foods, Nestlé, Odwalla, PepsiCo, S&W Seed, Stevia, Sunwin International, Sweet Green Fields, Tate & Lyle, Wild Flavors, Wisdom Natural Brands, and Xinghua Green Biological Preparation.
- North America
- South America
- Increased Health-conscious Population
- Increasing Competition
- Rising Consumer Income Levels
Key Questions Answered in this Report
- What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
Table of Contents
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. About Stevia and its Extraction
07. Market Landscape
08. Market Segmentation by Application
09. Geographical Segmentation
10. Buying Criteria
11. Market Growth Drivers
12. Drivers and their Impact
13. Market Challenges
14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
15. Market Trends
16. Trends and their Impact
17. Vendor Landscape
18. Key Vendor Analysis
19. Other Reports in this Series
22 Lists of Exhibits
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