Flying colors: Growing demand for industry products and continued innovation will push revenue upwards

The Natural Food Coloring industry has performed well over the past five years. Consumer perception of the health value of natural versus artificial flavoring has been the primary driver of this trend, leading the industry revenue to grow over the five years to 2016. These trends will continue to benefit the industry over the next five years, specifically by increasing consumer preference for natural food additives over artificial food additives and increasing demand from large food processing companies that make a definitive move to remove artificial coloring from their products...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$260m
Annual Growth 11-16
5.5%
Forecast Growth 16-21
Profit
Employment
403
Businesses
26
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Growing demand for natural food coloring products is expected to lead industry revenue to increase
  • Product innovation has allowed producers to market products to more downstream food producers
  • Better online platforms and more highly-connected consumer bases will aid the industry going forward
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Natural Food Coloring industry has performed well over the past five years. Consumer perception of the health value of natural versus artificial flavoring has been the primary driver of this trend, leading the industry to grow at an annualized rate of 5.5% in the five years to 2016, including a 3.3% increase in 2016 alone, to reach $259.6 million.There are two basic types of food coloring: chemically produced coloring and coloring derived from plant and animal sources. This industry deals with the latter, food coloring from plant and animal sources. However, according to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, these food coloring agents can only be referred to as “natural” if the coloring agent is found in the food product itself. For...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Access to high quality inputs
  • Having a wide range of clients
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Healthy eating index and Per capita disposable income in the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry develops and produces substances, liquids or powders that are added to a food or drink to change its color. The industry’s products primarily use ingredients that are not made synthetically by humans. These color additives are exempt from the Food and Drug Administration’s certification.

    Industry Products
  • Anthocyanins
  • Carotenoids
  • Betalains
  • Carmine
  • Caramel color
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing caramel colors
  • Manufacturing carotenoids
  • Manufacturing betalains
  • Manufacturing anthocyanins
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Healthy eating index
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Agricultural price index
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Health trends drive growth
  • Product innovation
  • International trade
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Health trends and technology drive growth
  • Product innovation
  • Industry structure
  • Table: Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Candy Production
  • Frozen Food Production
  • Bread Production
  • Syrup & Flavoring Production

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Fruit & Nut Farming
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Sugar Processing
  • Vegetable Farming

  • Products & Services
  • Caramel color
  • Carotenoids
  • Other
  • Betalains
  • Anthocyanins
  • Carmine
  • Chart: Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Beverages
  • Confectionery & bakery products
  • Processed foods
  • Dairy
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Sensient Technologies Corp.D.D. WilliamsonWild Flavors Inc.Chr. Hansen A/S
  • Table: Sensient Technologies Corp. - financial performance
  • Table: D.D. Williamson - financial performance
  • Table: Wild Flavors Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Chr. Hansen A/S - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Exports (2007-2021)
  • Imports (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Healthy Eating Index (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Acid-Stable
  • Any chemical that does not react negatively in highly acidic environments.
  • Economies Of Scale
  • The increase in efficiency of production as the number of goods being produced increases.
  • Naturally Derived
  • a substance that is extracted from natural sources through traditional extraction methods.
  • Nature-Identical
  • a synthetically made substance that is intended to replicate a chemical commonly found in nature.
  • Spirulina
  • a blue-green algae that grows in salt water and some large fresh water sources. Spirulina is used as a food supplement as well as a natural food coloring.
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    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
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    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Natural Food Coloring Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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