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PUBLISHER: Sprout Intelligence | PRODUCT CODE: 1388435

Chitosan : Global Market Intelligence ( 2023-2030 )

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The report " Chitosan: Global Market Intelligence ( 2023-2030 )" provides market intelligence on the different market segments, based on Application, Region, Company etc. Market size and forecast (2020-2030) has been provided in the report. The primary objectives of this report are to provide 1) comprehensive global market intelligence through detailed segmentation, 2) market size and forecasts, growth rates, market dynamics, industry structure and developments, market situation, trends, 3) detailed analysis of current dynamics and trends, key market players, and strategies in the market, 4) detailed value chain analysis and review of growth factors essential for the existing market players and new entrants, 5) provide emerging opportunities in the market and the future impact of major drivers and restraints of the market and, 6) support decision makers in making cost-effective business decisions.


In our market size and forecast determination efforts, an extensive secondary research was initially completed to gain a good perspective of the market in each region. Extensive primary research was also carried out by interviewing the key executives from the industry. These interviews helped us to fill-in the data gaps after secondary research. Several secondary sources such as encyclopedia, directories, and databases have been used to identify and collect information useful for this extensive techno-commercial study. The respondents - selected experts from manufacturers and selected suppliers - have been interviewed to obtain and verify critical information as well as to assess the future prospects. The usage of obtained information is based on the perceived reliability by the research team. In many cases, a combination of several sources was used. Sprout Intelligence provides an in-depth analysis of the market segmentation, which is a critical element of the market intelligence reports at Sprout Intelligence.


Executives in marketing, strategic planning and new product development will find such discussions in our reports pertinent and useful. Management consultants, investment bankers, manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, and regulatory authorities are amongst our regular clientele served.


The general data sources used in this report are company websites, trade association publications, regulatory authorities, journals, magazines, news websites, press releases, media publications, interaction with industry experts, company executives, research papers, articles, patents, scientific literature, among many others.


The Chitosan market was valued at $6,241.3 Million in 2020, and is projected to reach $26,811.7 Million by 2030 growing at a CAGR of 17.72% from 2021 to 2030.

Water Treatment segment is expected to be the highest contributor to this market, with $2,896.9 Million in 2020, and is anticipated to reach $10,531.2 Million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 15.53%.

Food & beverage segment is anticipated to reach $6,899.7 Million by 2030 with the highest CAGR of 22.02%.

Water Treatment and Food & beverage segments collectively expected to account for about 64.9% share of the Chitosan market in 2020, with the former constituting around 46.4% share.

Food & beverage and Cosmetics segments are expected to witness significant growth rates at a CAGR of 22.02% and 19.53% respectively, during the forecast period.

Presently, share of these two segments is estimated to be around 33.1% in the overall Chitosan market in 2020, and is anticipated to reach 42.5% by 2030.

The global chitosan market is being primarily driven by the increasing demand for eco-friendly and biodegradable products, as chitosan is a natural polymer derived from seafood waste and exhibits excellent biocompatibility.

Additionally, its versatile applications in industries such as agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and water treatment present numerous opportunities for market growth, particularly in the development of sustainable agricultural practices, drug delivery systems, and wastewater purification solutions.

These factors, combined with the rising awareness of the environmental benefits of chitosan, are contributing to the expansion of the global chitosan market.

Table of Contents

1. Report Introduction

    • 1.1. Report Description
      • 1.1.1. Research Methodology
      • 1.1.2. Report Objectives
      • 1.1.3. Data Sources
    • 1.2. Acronyms / Abbreviations
    • 1.3. Assumptions
    • 1.4. Limitations

2. Executive Summary

3. Chitosan Market, by Application

    • 3.1. Water Treatment
    • 3.2. Pharmaceutical and biomedical
    • 3.3. Cosmetics
    • 3.4. Food & beverage
    • 3.5. Other Applications

4. Chitosan Market, by Region

    • 4.1. North America
      • 4.1.1. U.S.
      • 4.1.2. Canada
      • 4.1.3. Mexico
    • 4.2. Europe
      • 4.2.4. Germany
      • 4.2.5. France
      • 4.2.6. UK
      • 4.2.7. Italy
      • 4.2.8. Spain
      • 4.2.9. Rest of Europe
    • 4.3. Asia Pacific
      • 4.3.10. China
      • 4.3.11. India
      • 4.3.12. Japan
      • 4.3.13. South Korea
      • 4.3.14. Rest of Asia
    • 4.4. Rest of the World
      • 4.4.15. Brazil
      • 4.4.16. Argentina
      • 4.4.17. Rest of RoW

5. Chitosan Market, by Company

    • 5.1. KitoZyme
    • 5.2. Primex
    • 5.3. Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH
    • 5.4. G.T.C. Bio Corporation
    • 5.5. Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd.
    • 5.6. Biothera Pharmaceuticals
    • 5.7. FMC Corporation
    • 5.8. Advanced Biopolymers AS
    • 5.9. Golden-Shell Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    • 5.10. Panvo Organics Pvt Ltd
    • 5.11. Kunpoong Bio Co., Ltd.
    • 5.12. United Chitotechnologies Inc.
    • 5.13. Agratech International Inc.
    • 5.14. Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH
    • 5.15. Kraeber & Co GmbH
    • 5.16. Mahtani Chitosan Pvt. Ltd.
    • 5.17. Navamedic ASA
    • 5.18. AK BIOTECH
    • 5.19. SRL
    • 5.20. Taizhou Sinosin Pharma
    • 5.21. Xianju Tengxiang Chitosan Industrial Co., Ltd.

8. Appendix

    • 8.1. Disclaimer
    • 8.2. About Sprout Intelligence
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