Global Chitosan Market 2017-2021

Published: December 2017
No. of Pages: 93
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Chitosan is a natural polysaccharide extracted from shells of crustacean organisms such as shrimps and crabs. Chitosan and chitin are naturally abundant and renewable polymers and have excellent properties such as biocompatibility, biodegradability, non-toxicity, solubilization, adsorption, hydration, and moisturization. The cost of commercial chitosan depends on the product quality. Chitosan is available in three purity forms: low purity, medium purity, and high purity or medical grade.

The analysts forecast global chitosan market to grow at a CAGR of 18.10% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global chitosan market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the retail selling price is considered as the average selling price of the product.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA

This report, Global Chitosan Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • Advanced Biopolymers
  • FMC Corporation
  • Golden-Shell Biochemical
  • G.T.C. Bio Corporation
  • KitoZyme

Other prominent vendors

  • Agra Tech
  • Axio Biosolutions
  • Heppe Medical Chitosan
  • Kunpoong Bio
  • Marshall Marine Products
  • Meron
  • Nitta Gelatin India
  • Panvo Organics
  • Primex
  • SRL
  • TCI Chemicals

Market driver

  • Emerging applications from end-use industries
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market challenge

  • Limitations of chitosan affecting its demand
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market trend

  • Potential uses of chitosan nanoparticles
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key questions answered in this report

  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?

Published By: Technavio
Product Code: Technavio18310

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