Carotenoids are a class of natural fat-soluble pigments responsible for the red, orange and, yellow colors of plant leaves, fruits, and flowers, as well as for the color of feathers, crustacean shells, fish flesh and skin, etc. In nature, over 620 carotenoids have been identified and characterized, but it seems that only up to 50 dietary carotenoids from fruits and vegetables may be absorbed and metabolized by human. Beta-carotene is one of the most Known carotenoids used in various sectors.
Our market research on Beta-Carotene starts with an executive summary that recaps the main points of focus in the report. On the next section, the report introduces the scientific background regarding Beta-carotene: Its health effects in comparison with other carotenoids and the differences between natural and synthetic beta-carotene. Moreover, the market of beta-carotene is described by size, region and by application (dietary supplements, food and beverages, cosmetics, feed). The legal status part reviews the regulation status of Beta-carotene’s use. Patents and the latest trends are also mentioned in the report. On its final part, the report provides informations regarding the main suppliers with a focus on Chinese manufacturers of Beta-Carotene. The report contains detailed company profiles of producers like BASF, DSM and Sentient technologies. Distributors and Beta-carotene’s users are also mentioned with their company profiles in UBIC’s report.
The following segmentation details the types of information that will be presented in the report: