DUBLIN, March 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The „Gelatin – Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts“ report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Gelatin in Metric Tons by the following End-Use Applications:

  • Food & Beverage
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Others

The Global market is further analyzed by the following Raw Materials:

  • Bones
  • Bovine Hides
  • Pig Skin
  • Others

The report profiles 58 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Capsugel Inc. (USA)
  • Darling Ingredients Inc. (USA)
  • Rousselot B.V. (The Netherlands)
  • Ewald-Gelatine GmbH (Germany)
  • Gelita AG (Germany)
  • Gelnex Indstria E Comrcio Ltda. (Brazil)
  • Italgelatine S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Junc Gelatines S.L (Spain)
  • LAPI GELATINE S.p.a. (Italy)
  • Nitta Gelatin, Inc. (Japan)
  • Nitta Gelatin, NA Inc. (USA)
  • REINERT GRUPPE Ingredients GmbH (Germany)
  • Sterling Biotech Limited (India)
  • Suheung Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Geltech Co., Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Tessenderlo Group NV (Belgium)
  • PB Gelatins GmbH (Belgium)
  • The Roxlor Group (USA)
  • Roxlor France (France)
  • Trobas Gelatine BV (The Netherlands)
  • Weishardt Holding SA (France)

Key Topics Covered:



Gelatin: An Omnipresent Protein-Rich Ingredient with Excellent Properties and Functionalities

Major Growth Drivers Summarized

Distinctive Behavioral Properties of Gelatin Drive Widespread Market Adoption

Essential Requirement of Gelatin in Multiple End-use Industries: The Fundamental Growth Driver

Major Applications and Functions of Gelatin by Category Type

Gelatin Emerge as a Popular Clean Label Ingredient
Europe, along with North America, Dominate Global Gelatin Production

Gelatin Production Process in a Nutshell

Pig Skin and Bovine Hides: Dominant Raw Materials in Gelatin Production

Global Market Outlook

Europe Dominates Global Consumption, While Asia-Pacific Spearhead Current and Future Market Growth


Unique Characteristics in Emulsification, Binding, Stabilization, and Gelling Continue to Drive Healthy Demand for Gelatin in Food Applications

Functional Characteristics of Gelatin in Food

Hydrocolloidal Properties of Gelatin Enable Numerous Food Applications

Hydrocolloids in Probiotic Microencapsulation

Key Confectionery Trends Affecting Gelatin Demand

Innovations in Confectionery Ingredients

Gelatin-Derived Films and Coatings Find Use in Food Packaging

Growing Consumption of Dairy Products Benefit Demand for Gelatin

Other Steadily Growing Food Applications of Gelatin

Meat Products

Low Fat Spreads


Bakery Products


Growing Prominence of Gelatin-Based Pharmaceuticals Drive Market Growth

Gelatin: A Boon for Osteoarthritis Patients

Some Interesting Osteoarthritis Facts

Peptan Consumption Benefits Joint Pain Patients

Other High-Growth Application Areas in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Wound Care

Surgical/Dental Sponges

Hydrocolloid Dressings

Plasma Expanders


Tablet Coating

Fish Gelatin as an Attractive Substitute to Mammalian Gelatin Drive Massive Consumer and Research Interest

Uses of Fish-Derived Gelatin

Select Applications of Fish Gelatin in Confectionery, Food and Pharmaceuticals

Limiting Factors

Limited Supply of Raw Materials

Inferior Rheological Characteristics

Variable Quality

Prices of Fish Gelatin

Despite Challenges, Halal Gelatin Emerge as a Niche Market Segment in the Food Application Sector

Expanding Halal Food Industry Creates Major Opportunities for Food Processing Companies

Demand on the Rise for Halal Gelatin in Pharmaceutical Applications Too

Low Awareness and Lack of Stringent Religious Restrictions Impede Development of Halal Gelatin in Pharmaceutical Sector

Focus on Preventive Healthcare Boosts Gelatin Consumption in Nutraceuticals

Transforming Diet and Lifestyle Related Trends Spur Demand for Gelatin in Functional Foods & Beverages

Growing Importance of Proteins and Amino Acids as Essential Building Blocks of Human Body

Growing Health Consciousness Drive Demand for Collagen-Based Nutraceuticals

Major Benefits to Human Body from Collagen Supplementation

Increasing Applications in Medicinal Products Drive Consumption of Collagen Bone Glues

Increasing Intake of Cosmeceuticals, Nutraceuticals, and Pharmaceuticals Capsules Drive Demand for Empty Gelatin Capsules

Hard Gelatin Capsules: High on Versatility and Functionality Factors

Soft Gelatin Capsules: Beef-Bone Gelatin Loses Ground to Pig -Bone Gelatin

Comparison of Properties of Hard Gelatin Capsules and Soft Gelatin Capsules

Gelatin-Based Pet Food Offers Huge Untapped Market Potential

Microencapsulation of Pharmaceutical/Food Ingredients with Gelatin Enhance Shelf Life

Pepsi Develops Novel Aroma Encapsulation System with Gelatin Capsules

Use of Gelatins as Biomaterials in Cosmetic Formulation Expands

Gelatin Sponges Gaining Popularity as Topical Hemostat in Medical Applications

Recombinant Human Gelatin: The Next Big Thing?

Anti-Aging Properties of Gelatin Benefits Demand from the Expanding Aging Demography

Demographic Statistics of the Global Aging Populace: Unfurling the Market Potential

Market Attempts to Overcome the Stigma Associated With BSE

Photographic Supplies: An Endangered‘ End-use Application?

Niche Technical Applications of Gelatin


Microencapsulation in NCR Papers

Building Renovation

Coating and Sizing

Handling Oil Disasters

Match Stick Manufacturing

Paper Making

Coated Abrasives


Protective Applications


Rousselot’s X-PURE Range: A Collection of Highly Safe and Reliable Biomaterials

X-Pure10 HGP: Safest Option for Parenteral Formulations

X-Pure and Regenerative Medicine Applications

Development of Non-Mammalian Gelatin Biopolymer-Based Nanoparticles for Various Applications

Geltor Develops Innovative Vegan Gelatin for Food Applications

Gelatin Chips Aid Study of Muscle Development

QYRA Intensive Care Collagen & OPTICE from Gelita Health

Gelita RXL Gelatin Technology with Reduced Cross-Linking Capability for the Pharma Industry

Gelatin Application in 3D Printing of Human Organs & Tissues

Gelita Pharmaceuticals Innovates with Fortified Gummies for Adults

Capsugel Introduces Vcap Plus Vegetarian Capsules for the Nutrition Market

Gelatin to go Beyond Texturizing, the Ingredient is a Novel Protein Source


Cultural and Religious Specifications: A Major Dampener

Gelatin: Ethical Concerns

Shift towards Vegetarianism Hinders Growth

Rising Trend of Gelatin-Free Encapsulation

Increasing Popularity of Alternative Gelatin Sources

Potato-Based Starch Solutions Set to Replace Gelatin in Sugar Confectionery Application

Potato Starch: Free from Changing Trends

Other Key Gelatin Alternatives



Rice Starch

Xanthan Gum

Cellulose Gum


Agar – Agar

Gellan Gum

Locust Bean Gum

Guar Gum

Guar Gum: Properties of Guar Gum and Food Uses

Gum Arabic

Gum Ghatti

Gum Karaya



Gelatin: A Prelude

Gelatin: An Evolutionary Scan

Gelatin Composition

Forms of Gelatin

Leaf (Sheet) Gelatin


Instant Gelatins

Special Types of Gelatins

Major Sources of Gelatin

Porcine Gelatin

Bovine Gelatin

Fish Gelatin



Competition in the Marketplace: Fairly Concentrated

Leading Gelatin Companies Worldwide: Rousselot is the Market Leader

Leading Gelatin Companies Worldwide (2018E): Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume for Gelita, Nitta, Rousselot, Sterling, Tessenderlo (PB Gelatins), Weishardt, and Others

Leading Collagen Companies Worldwide

Manufacturers Diversify into Vegetarian Gelatin to Address Religious Requirements

Quality of Gelatin: A Prime Requisite for Success in the Marketplace

Factors Affecting Gelatin Quality

Selection of Raw Materials

The Production Process

Factors Determining Gelatin Quality

Bloom Value’s Effect on Gelatin Quality

Gelatin Regulations Ascertain Safety and Efficacy of the Product

Gelatin Pharmacopoeia at a Glance

Edible Gelatin Regulations

7.1 Focus on Select Global Players

7.2 Product Launches

Rousselot Launches Medical Grade Gelatin X-Pure

Nitta Gelatin Launches DRG Gelatin

Rousselot Unveils StabiCaps Gelatin Solutions

7.3 Recent Industry Activity

Gelnex Announces New Gelatin Production Unit in Brazil

Lonza Acquires Capsugel

GELITA Invests in Eberbach Plant for Ultra-Modern Facilities


Total Companies Profiled: 58 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries – 67)

  • The United States (13)
  • Japan (3)
  • Europe (20)
    • France (3)
    • Germany (5)
    • The United Kingdom (1)
    • Italy (3)
    • Spain (2)
    • Rest of Europe (6)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (26)
  • Latin America (5)

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