The Global Caprylic Alcohol Market size is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.4% during the forecast period 2018-2028. The growth in this market can be attributed to the increasing demand for caprylic alcohol from various end-use industries such as chemical, pharmaceutical, and food & beverages.
Caprylic alcohol, also known as octanoic acid or caprylic aldehyde, is an organic compound with the chemical formula C₈H₁₄O. It is a colorless liquid that is soluble in water and ethanol. Caprylic alcohol occurs naturally in coconut oil and other animal fats. Caprylic alcohol is used in the manufacture of perfumes, flavors, and essential oils. It is also used as a solvent for resins, gums, and waxes. Caprylic alcohol is an ingredient in some brands of mouthwash. In food production, it is used as an antimicrobial agent and as a carrier for flavorings. Caprylic alcohol is a medium-chain fatty acid and is metabolized differently than other types of fat. It is said to provide a feeling of fullness and may help with weight loss. Some people use caprylic alcohol as a dietary supplement to improve their health. There is limited research on the safety and efficacy of caprylic alcohol for this purpose.
On the basis of Type, the global caprylic alcohol market is segmented into Industrial Grade, Food Grade, and Others.
Industrial grade caprylic alcohol is a colorless and odorless liquid that has a slightly sweet taste. It is mainly used as an intermediate in the chemical industry, and also finds application in pharmaceuticals and food & beverages. Industrially, caprylic alcohol is produced by the hydrolysis of octanoic acid or esters thereof. Some of its key features include: It is a colorless liquid with a mild odor. It is soluble in water and has a slightly sweet taste. It is used as an ingredient in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, and other industries. Some of its key features include: good solvency power, low volatility, biodegradable, and low toxicity. It is also used as a solvent for fats, waxes, resins, and gums.
Food grade caprylic alcohol is a type of caprylic alcohol that has been specifically designed for use in food and beverage applications. It meets all the requirements of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in foods, flavors, and fragrances. It is also Kosher certified. The key features of food-grade caprylic alcohol are that it is odorless, colorless, and has a mild taste. It is also soluble in water and miscible with most organic solvents. Additionally, food-grade caprylic alcohol is non-toxic and biodegradable.
On the basis of Application, the global caprylic alcohol market is segmented into Chemical, Pharmaceuticals, Food and Beverages, and Others.
The chemical industry is the largest user of caprylic alcohol. It is used as a solvent for fats, waxes, resins, and gums in the manufacture of paints, varnishes, lacquers, printing inks, and adhesives. Additionally, it is also used as a reactant in the production of other chemicals. Some of its key applications in the chemical industry include: Manufacture of paints, varnishes, lacquers, printing inks, and adhesives. Production of fatty acids, esters, amides, and alcohols. Manufacture of pharmaceuticals. Production of flavors and fragrances. Production of surfactants. Manufacture of solvents.
Caprylic alcohol is used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and drugs. Some of the key applications of caprylic alcohol in the pharmaceuticals industry include: Antimicrobial agent: Caprylic alcohol is used as an antimicrobial agent to help preserve food and beverages. It is also used as a preservative in cosmetics and personal care products. Solvent: Caprylic alcohol is a solvent for resins, gums, and waxes. It is also used to dissolve other ingredients in pharmaceuticals and drugs. Carrier: Caprylic alcohol is a carrier for flavorings and essential oils. It helps to improve the taste and smell of products.
In the food and beverage industry, caprylic alcohol is used as an antimicrobial agent and a carrier for flavorings. It is also used to improve the taste and texture of food products. Caprylic alcohol can be used in a variety of applications, including: Beverages: Caprylic alcohol can be used to impart a coconut flavor to beverages. It can also be used as a carrier for other flavors, such as vanilla and strawberry. Bakery: Caprylic alcohol can be used in bakery products to improve their texture and flavor. It is also effective at killing bacteria and preventing the growth of mold. Dairy: Caprylic alcohol can be used in dairy products to kill bacteria and prevent the growth of mold. It can also be used to improve the flavor and texture of dairy products. Confectionery: Caprylic alcohol is effective at killing bacteria and preventing the growth of mold in confectionery products. It can also be used to improve the flavor and texture of these products. Processed Foods: Caprylic alcohol can be used in processed foods to improve their flavor and texture. It is also effective at killing bacteria and preventing the growth of mold.
On the basis of Region, the global caprylic alcohol market is segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa. The North American region is the most mature market for caprylic alcohol. The U.S. is the largest consumer of caprylic alcohol in this region. Key players operating in this region include Brenntag AG, Chemtrade Logistics Inc., and PVS Chemicals, Inc. The demand for caprylic alcohol from the food & beverage and pharmaceutical sectors is expected to grow in the coming years. The Latin American region is expected to register the highest growth rate during the forecast period. This can be attributed to the increasing demand for caprylic alcohol from the food and beverage industry in this region. Additionally, the presence of a large number of small-scale players in countries such as Brazil and Mexico is expected to drive market growth in Latin America.
The Asia Pacific is the fastest-growing region for the caprylic alcohol market. The growth of this market is mainly attributed to the increasing demand from the food and beverage industry in this region. Additionally, the growing population and rising income levels are also contributing to the growth of this market. Some of the key countries in the Asia Pacific that are witnessing high growth in this market include China, India, and Japan. The Middle East and Africa (MEA) is a key market for caprylic alcohol. The region has a large population, with high disposable income levels. Additionally, the MEA region is witnessing rapid growth in the food & beverage industry. This is providing a boost to the demand for caprylic alcohol in the region. Some of the leading countries in the MEA region for caprylic alcohol are Saudi Arabia, UAE, and South Africa.
The growth of the global caprylic alcohol market is primarily driven by the increasing demand for caprylic alcohol from various end-use industries. Caprylic alcohol is used as a solvent, in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, and as an ingredient in food products. The growing demand for caprylic alcohol from these end-use industries is expected to drive the growth of the global caprylic alcohol market during the forecast period. The increasing demand for bio-based products is another major factor expected to drive the growth of the global caprylic alcohol market during the forecast period. Caprylic alcohol can be produced from renewable resources such as plant oils and animal fats, which makes it a preferred choice for the production of bio-based products. This is expected to boost the demand for caprylic alcohol during the forecast period.
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|Report Attributes||Report Details|
|Report Title||Caprylic Alcohol Market Research Report|
|By Type||Industrial Grade, Food Grade, Others|
|By Application||Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Food And Beverages|
|By Companies||Azelis UK Life Sciences, Charkit Chemical, Creasyn Finechem, Kao, Sasol Germany|
|Regions Covered||North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA|
|Historical Year||2018 to 2019 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)|
|Number of Pages||218|
|Number of Tables & Figures||153|
|Customization Available||Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.|
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The market is segmented by Type Industrial Grade, Food Grade, Others and By Application Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Food And Beverages.
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Based on region, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa (MEA). North America region is further bifurcated into countries such as U.S., and Canada. The Europe region is further categorized into U.K., France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe. Asia Pacific is further segmented into China, Japan, South Korea, India, Australia, South East Asia, and Rest of Asia Pacific. Latin America region is further segmented into Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America, and the MEA region is further divided into GCC, Turkey, South Africa, and Rest of MEA.
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