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Global Digestion Aids Market by Type (Prebiotics, Probiotics, Digestive Enzymes), By Application (Child, Adults) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Digestion Aids Market by Type (Prebiotics, Probiotics, Digestive Enzymes), By Application (Child, Adults) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

Report ID: 139275 3300 Pharma & Healthcare 377 241 Pages 4.9 (34)

Market Overview:

The global digestion aids market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.5% from 2018 to 2030. The growth in the market can be attributed to the increasing awareness about the benefits of digestive aids, rising prevalence of gastrointestinal disorders, and growing demand for probiotics and prebiotics. Based on type, the global digestion aids market is segmented into prebiotics, probiotics, and digestive enzymes. Probiotics are expected to witness the highest growth during the forecast period owing to their numerous health benefits such as improved gut health and reduced risk of diseases. Based on application, the market is segmented into child and adults. The child segment is expected to grow at a higher rate during the forecast period owing to rising awareness about good gut health among parents and an increase in incidence of gastrointestinal disorders in children.

Global Digestion Aids Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

Digestion aids are any substances or devices that help you digest food. They can include things like digestive enzymes, probiotics, and hydrochloric acid supplements. The importance of digestion aids varies from person to person, but they can be helpful for people who have trouble digesting food properly or who have issues with their gut flora.


The global market for prebiotics is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to increasing health concerns and awareness among consumers. Prebiotics are non-digestible food additives that stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria in the large intestine. This leads to improved digestive functioning, reduced intestinal inflammation as well as increased nutrient absorption by the body.


Probiotics are live microorganisms that are intended to be used for the production of beneficial effects in the body. These organisms may be single or in combination and they perform specific tasks within the human body. Probiotics can either be administered through food & beverages, tablets, or as a supplement depending on their type and location of action.

Application Insights:

The adults application segment held the largest share of more than 60.0% in 2017. The growing geriatric population across the world is expected to be one of the key drivers for this growth. For instance, as per United Nations (UN), there are nearly 47 million people aged 65 or above in China which is expected to increase by about 940,000 by 2030 accounting for a rise from 22% to 29%. Similarly, as per WHO, there will be around 1 billion older people globally by 2050 which is also projected to boost demand over the forecast period.

The product usage among children segment was valued at USD 546 million in 2017 and is anticipated witness significant growth over the forecast period owing to rising awareness regarding digestive health among parents and pediatricians worldwide.

Regional Analysis:

North America dominated the global market in 2017 owing to high prevalence of digestive disorders and rising consumer awareness. The region is expected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period due to increasing R&D investments by manufacturers and presence of a large target population. Europe also held a significant share in the market, which can be attributed to growing geriatric population prone to various diseases coupled with rise in consumption of ethnic foods that require specific cooking techniques for proper digestion. Asia Pacific is expected witness lucrative growth over the forecast period owing both ends–upward trend on account of increasing disposable income as well as demand for convenience food products resulting from changing lifestyle patterns among consumers, especially millennials. Furthermore, improving standards of living along with rise in disposable income will boost regional product demand further.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing awareness about the benefits of digestion aids among consumers.
  • Rising incidence of digestive problems such as constipation, diarrhea, and indigestion.
  • Growing demand for natural and herbal digestion aids products.
  • increasing disposable income of consumers in developing countries.

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Digestion Aids Market Research Report

By Type

Prebiotics, Probiotics, Digestive Enzymes

By Application

Child, Adults

By Companies

GlaxoSmithKline, Amway, Nebraska Cultures, Pfizer, Cargill, Abbot, Yakult Honsha, Dabur India, Nestle

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, MEA

Base Year


Historical Year

2019 to 2020 (Data from 2010 can be provided as per availability)

Forecast Year


Number of Pages


Number of Tables & Figures


Customization Available

Yes, the report can be customized as per your need.

Global Digestion Aids Market Report Segments:

The global Digestion Aids market is segmented on the basis of:


Prebiotics, Probiotics, Digestive Enzymes

The product segment provides information about the market share of each product and the respective CAGR during the forecast period. It lays out information about the product pricing parameters, trends, and profits that provides in-depth insights of the market. Furthermore, it discusses latest product developments & innovation in the market.


Child, Adults

The application segment fragments various applications of the product and provides information on the market share and growth rate of each application segment. It discusses the potential future applications of the products and driving and restraining factors of each application segment.

Some of the companies that are profiled in this report are:

  1. GlaxoSmithKline
  2. Amway
  3. Nebraska Cultures
  4. Pfizer
  5. Cargill
  6. Abbot
  7. Yakult Honsha
  8. Dabur India
  9. Nestle

Global Digestion Aids Market Overview

Highlights of The Digestion Aids Market Report:

  1. The market structure and projections for the coming years.
  2. Drivers, restraints, opportunities, and current trends of market.
  3. Historical data and forecast.
  4. Estimations for the forecast period 2030.
  5. Developments and trends in the market.
  6. By Type:

    1. Prebiotics
    2. Probiotics
    3. Digestive Enzymes
  1. By Application:

    1. Child
    2. Adults
  1. Market scenario by region, sub-region, and country.
  2. Market share of the market players, company profiles, product specifications, SWOT analysis, and competitive landscape.
  3. Analysis regarding upstream raw materials, downstream demand, and current market dynamics.
  4. Government Policies, Macro & Micro economic factors are also included in the report.

We have studied the Digestion Aids Market in 360 degrees via. both primary & secondary research methodologies. This helped us in building an understanding of the current market dynamics, supply-demand gap, pricing trends, product preferences, consumer patterns & so on. The findings were further validated through primary research with industry experts & opinion leaders across countries. The data is further compiled & validated through various market estimation & data validation methodologies. Further, we also have our in-house data forecasting model to predict market growth up to 2030.

Regional Analysis

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Latin America

Note: A country of choice can be added in the report at no extra cost. If more than one country needs to be added, the research quote will vary accordingly.

The geographical analysis part of the report provides information about the product sales in terms of volume and revenue in regions. It lays out potential opportunities for the new entrants, emerging players, and major players in the region. The regional analysis is done after considering the socio-economic factors and government regulations of the countries in the regions.

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Global Digestion Aids Market Statistics

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  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
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  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Digestion aids are products that help improve digestion. They can include supplements, probiotics, enzymes, and fiber.

Some of the major players in the digestion aids market are GlaxoSmithKline, Amway, Nebraska Cultures, Pfizer, Cargill, Abbot, Yakult Honsha, Dabur India, Nestle.

The digestion aids market is expected to register a CAGR of 7.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Digestion Aids Market Overview
   4.1. Introduction
      4.1.1. Market Taxonomy
      4.1.2. Market Definition
   4.2. Macro-Economic Factors
      4.2.1. Industry Outlook
   4.3. Digestion Aids Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Digestion Aids Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Digestion Aids Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Digestion Aids Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Digestion Aids Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Digestion Aids Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast by Type
   5.1. Market Trends
   5.2. Introduction
      5.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
      5.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   5.3. Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Prebiotics
      5.3.2. Probiotics
      5.3.3. Digestive Enzymes
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast by Application
   6.1. Market Trends
   6.2. Introduction
      6.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
      6.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   6.3. Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Child
      6.3.2. Adults
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast by Sales Channel
   7.1. Market Trends
   7.2. Introduction
      7.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Sales Channel 
      7.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Sales Channel
   7.3. Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Sales Channel 
      7.3.1. Manufacturer/Distributor/Service Provider
      7.3.2. Aftermarket
   7.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Sales Channel
   7.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Sales Channel

8. Global Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast by Region
   8.1. Market Trends
   8.2. Introduction
      8.2.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Region
      8.2.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Region
   8.3. Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Region
      8.3.1. North America
      8.3.2. Latin America
      8.3.3. Europe
      8.3.4. Asia Pacific
      8.3.5. Middle East and Africa (MEA)
   8.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Region
   8.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Region
   8.6. Global Digestion Aids Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

9. North America Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast
   9.1. Introduction
      9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
   9.2. North America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      9.2.1. U.S.
      9.2.2. Canada
   9.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   9.4. North America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Child
      9.4.2. Adults
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Prebiotics
      9.7.2. Probiotics
      9.7.3. Digestive Enzymes
   9.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   9.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   9.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      9.10.1. By Country
      9.10.2. By Product Type
      9.10.3. By Application
      9.10.4. By Sales Channel
   9.11. North America Digestion Aids Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

10. Latin America Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast
   10.1. Introduction
      10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      10.1.3. Latin America Average Pricing Analysis
   10.2. Latin America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      10.2.1. Brazil
      10.2.2. Mexico
      10.2.3. Rest of Latin America
   10.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   10.4. Latin America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Child
      10.4.2. Adults
   10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Prebiotics
      10.7.2. Probiotics
      10.7.3. Digestive Enzymes
   10.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   10.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   10.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      10.10.1. By Country
      10.10.2. By Product Type
      10.10.3. By Application
      10.10.4. By Sales Channel
   10.11. Latin America Digestion Aids Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

11. Europe Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast
   11.1. Introduction
      11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      11.1.3. Europe Average Pricing Analysis
   11.2. Europe Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      11.2.1. Germany
      11.2.2. France
      11.2.3. Italy
      11.2.4. U.K.
      11.2.5. Spain
      11.2.6. Russia
      11.2.7. Rest of Europe
   11.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   11.4. Europe Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Child
      11.4.2. Adults
   11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Prebiotics
      11.7.2. Probiotics
      11.7.3. Digestive Enzymes
   11.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   11.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   11.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
     11.10.1. By Country
      11.10.2. By Product Type
      11.10.3. By Application
      11.10.4. By Sales Channel
   11.11. Europe Digestion Aids Demand Share, 2019-2029

12. Asia Pacific Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast
   12.1. Introduction
      12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      12.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   12.2. Asia Pacific Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      12.2.1. China
      12.2.2. Japan
      12.2.3. South Korea
      12.2.4. India
      12.2.5. Australia
      12.2.6. Rest of Asia Pacific (APAC)
   12.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   12.4. Asia Pacific Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Child
      12.4.2. Adults
   12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Prebiotics
      12.7.2. Probiotics
      12.7.3. Digestive Enzymes
   12.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   12.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   12.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      12.10.1. By Country
      12.10.2. By Product Type
      12.10.3. By Application
      12.10.4. By Sales Channel
   12.11. Asia Pacific Digestion Aids Demand Share, 2019-2029

13. Middle East & Africa Digestion Aids Market Analysis and Forecast
   13.1. Introduction
      13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Country
      13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Country
      13.1.3. Asia Pacific Average Pricing Analysis
   13.2. Middle East & Africa Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Country
      13.2.1. Saudi Arabia
      13.2.2. South Africa
      13.2.3. UAE
      13.2.4. Rest of Middle East & Africa (MEA)
   13.3. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Country
   13.4. Middle East & Africa Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Child
      13.4.2. Adults
   13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Digestion Aids Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Prebiotics
      13.7.2. Probiotics
      13.7.3. Digestive Enzymes
   13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type
   13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type
   13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis
      13.10.1. By Country
      13.10.2. By Product Type
      13.10.3. By Application
      13.10.4. By Sales Channel
   13.11. Middle East & Africa Digestion Aids Demand Share, 2019-2029

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Digestion Aids Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Digestion Aids Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Digestion Aids Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. GlaxoSmithKline Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. Amway Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Nebraska Cultures Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Pfizer Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. Cargill Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Abbot Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. Yakult Honsha Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. Dabur India Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. Nestle Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.10. COMPANY 10 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.11. COMPANY 11 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.12. COMPANY 12 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.13. COMPANY 13 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.14. COMPANY 14 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.15. COMPANY 15 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.16. COMPANY 16 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.17. COMPANY 17 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.18. COMPANY 18 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.19. COMPANY 19 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.20. COMPANY 20 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook

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