China's sugar and sweeteners enjoyed a rapid development in the past and will have a promising market in the future, boosted by China's fast growing food and beverage industry, the major end userof sugar and sweeteners. The development of sweeteners, substitutes for sugar, could be boosted by sugar supply changes,subjectedto many factors, such as weather, sugar crops planting area changes, inflation, competition, etc.China is one of the largest supplier for most of the nine commonly used high intensity sweeteners (HIS), including saccharin, cyclamate, acesulfame-K (Ace-K), stevia sweetener, aspartame, sucralose, glycyrrhizin, alitame and neotamea. As an important HIS producer, consumer and exporter, China plays an important role in the global HIS industry. Besides HIS, other kinds of sweeteners such as functional oligosaccharide and starch sugar are estimated to enjoya promising development in the future, mainly thanks totheincreasing downstream demand. Sweeteners China News brings you the latest information on newly market and company dynamics, new sweetener products and downstream consumption trend, new legislations and policies and raw material supply dynamics that are shaping the market.
Published on 7th August, 2015
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