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Global Vitamin A Market by Type (Feed Grade Vitamin A, Food Grade Vitamin A, Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A), By Application (Animal Feed Additives, Human Nutrition, Cosmetics, Others) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030-report

Global Vitamin A Market by Type (Feed Grade Vitamin A, Food Grade Vitamin A, Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A), By Application (Animal Feed Additives, Human Nutrition, Cosmetics, Others) And By Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa), Forecast From 2022 To 2030

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Market Overview:

The global vitamin A market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2018 to 2030. The growth in the market can be attributed to the increasing demand for vitamin A from various applications such as animal feed additives, human nutrition, cosmetics, and others. Additionally, the growing awareness about the benefits of vitamin A is also propelling the growth of this market. On the basis of type, feed grade vitamin A held a major share in 2017 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% during 2018-2030 owing to its high usage in animal feed additives across different regions. Food grade vitamin A is projected to grow at a higher rate than other types during 2018-2030 due its increasing application in food & beverage products and dietary supplements across different regions.

Global Vitamin A Industry Outlook

Product Definition:

A vitamin is an organic compound and a vital nutrient that an organism requires in limited amounts. An essential vitamin is one that an organism cannot make on its own and must obtain from the diet. Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that is important for vision, growth, cell division, and regulation of the immune system.

Feed Grade Vitamin A:

Feed grade vitamin A is a form of retinol that is naturally found in animal foods. Vitamin A has many functions in the body, one of which is to help maintain healthy eyesight. As humans are not capable of producing this vitamin naturally, it can only be obtained through animal based food sources such as liver oil, butter fat and meat by-products.

Food Grade Vitamin A:

Food grade vitamin A is a form of retinol that is used in dietary supplements and food products for their nutritional benefits. It can be derived from animal or plant sources. Animal-based food grade vitamin A has more absorbance compared to its plant-based counterpart, however, both have similar biological properties.

Application Insights:

The application segment includes animal feed additives, human nutrition, cosmetics and others. The other applications include food fortification and pharmaceuticals. Animal feed additives are the major application segment for this vitamin A compound as it is required by animals to maintain their eyesight and promote growth performance. In terms of revenue, this segment accounted for over 60% of the total market in 2017 owing to increasing demand from poultry farmers across the globe.

In terms of volume, human nutrition was estimated as over 40% of the total global vitamin A market in 2017 due to high usage rates in supplements & fortified foods coupled with growing awareness about nutritional deficiencies among consumers globally. Growing consumer preference for a variety food products that provide enhanced visual appeal along with improved nutritional value is expected to boost product demand from 2018 to 2030 further driving overall global vitamin A market growth during this period.

Regional Analysis:

Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing regional market with a CAGR of XX% from 2018 to 2030 owing to high demand for retinol in China and India. In addition, increasing awareness regarding nutritional enrichment will drive product demand over the forecast period.

Europe was the second largest market for global vitamin A with a revenue share of 24.1% in 2017 due to high animal feed production coupled with growing human nutrition sector especially in Germany and U.K.

North America is projecteded third among other regions owing to stringent regulations by U.

Growth Factors:

  • Increasing awareness about the benefits of Vitamin A for overall health and well-being.
  • Rising incidence of chronic diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and heart disease that can be prevented or treated with Vitamin A supplements.
  • Growing demand for natural and organic products that contain high levels of Vitamin A.
  • increasing number of research studies highlighting the potential health benefits of vitamin a supplementation

Scope Of The Report

Report Attributes

Report Details

Report Title

Vitamin A Market Research Report

By Type

Feed Grade Vitamin A, Food Grade Vitamin A, Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A

By Application

Animal Feed Additives, Human Nutrition, Cosmetics, Others

By Companies

DSM, BASF, Zhejiang NHU, Adisseo, Zhejiang Medicine, Kingdomway, ...

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 Vitamin A Market Report Segments:

The global Vitamin A market is segmented on the basis of:


Feed Grade Vitamin A, Food Grade Vitamin A, Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A

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.


Animal Feed Additives, Human Nutrition, Cosmetics, Others

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. DSM
  2. BASF
  3. Zhejiang NHU
  4. Adisseo
  5. Zhejiang Medicine
  6. Kingdomway
  7. ...

Global Vitamin A Market Overview

Highlights of The Vitamin A 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. Feed Grade Vitamin A
    2. Food Grade Vitamin A
    3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
  1. By Application:

    1. Animal Feed Additives
    2. Human Nutrition
    3. Cosmetics
    4. Others
  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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Statistics

8 Reasons to Buy This Report

  1. Includes a Chapter on the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic On the Market
  2. Report Prepared After Conducting Interviews with Industry Experts & Top Designates of the Companies in the Market
  3. Implemented Robust Methodology to Prepare the Report
  4. Includes Graphs, Statistics, Flowcharts, and Infographics to Save Time
  5. Industry Growth Insights Provides 24/5 Assistance Regarding the Doubts in the Report
  6. Provides Information About the Top-winning Strategies Implemented by Industry Players.
  7. In-depth Insights On the Market Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Threats
  8. Customization of the Report Available

Frequently Asked Questions?

Vitamin A is a water soluble vitamin and is found in animal-based foods such as liver, eggs, and milk. It helps the body to form healthy skin and eyesight.

Some of the major companies in the vitamin a market are DSM, BASF, Zhejiang NHU, Adisseo, Zhejiang Medicine, Kingdomway.

The vitamin a market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.5%.

1. Executive Summary

2. Assumptions and Acronyms Used

3. Research Methodology

4. Vitamin A 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. Vitamin A Market Dynamics
      4.3.1. Market Drivers
      4.3.2. Market Restraints
      4.3.3. Opportunity
      4.3.4. Market Trends
   4.4. Vitamin A Market - Supply Chain
   4.5. Global Vitamin A Market Forecast
      4.5.1. Vitamin A Market Size (US$ Mn) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.2. Vitamin A Market Size (000’ Units) and Y-o-Y Growth
      4.5.3. Vitamin A Market Absolute $ Opportunity

5. Global Vitamin A 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. Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      5.3.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      5.3.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      5.3.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   5.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Type
   5.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Type

6. Global Vitamin A 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. Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      6.3.1. Animal Feed Additives
      6.3.2. Human Nutrition
      6.3.3. Cosmetics
      6.3.4. Others
   6.4. Absolute $ Opportunity Assessment by Application
   6.5. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis by Application

7. Global Vitamin A 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. Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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. Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

9. North America Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      9.4.1. Animal Feed Additives
      9.4.2. Human Nutrition
      9.4.3. Cosmetics
      9.4.4. Others
   9.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   9.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   9.7. North America Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      9.7.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      9.7.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      9.7.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   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 Vitamin A Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

10. Latin America Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      10.4.1. Animal Feed Additives
      10.4.2. Human Nutrition
      10.4.3. Cosmetics
      10.4.4. Others
   10.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   10.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   10.7. Latin America Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      10.7.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      10.7.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      10.7.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   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 Vitamin A Demand Share Forecast, 2019-2029

11. Europe Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      11.4.1. Animal Feed Additives
      11.4.2. Human Nutrition
      11.4.3. Cosmetics
      11.4.4. Others
   11.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   11.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   11.7. Europe Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      11.7.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      11.7.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      11.7.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   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 Vitamin A Demand Share, 2019-2029

12. Asia Pacific Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      12.4.1. Animal Feed Additives
      12.4.2. Human Nutrition
      12.4.3. Cosmetics
      12.4.4. Others
   12.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   12.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   12.7. Asia Pacific Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      12.7.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      12.7.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      12.7.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   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 Vitamin A Demand Share, 2019-2029

13. Middle East & Africa Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A 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 Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Application
      13.4.1. Animal Feed Additives
      13.4.2. Human Nutrition
      13.4.3. Cosmetics
      13.4.4. Others
   13.5. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Application
   13.6. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Application
   13.7. Middle East & Africa Vitamin A Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type
      13.7.1. Feed Grade Vitamin A
      13.7.2. Food Grade Vitamin A
      13.7.3. Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin A
   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 Vitamin A Demand Share, 2019-2029

14. Competition Landscape
   14.1. Global Vitamin A Market: Market Share Analysis
   14.2. Vitamin A Distributors and Customers
   14.3. Vitamin A Market: Competitive Dashboard
   14.4. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Developments, Strategy) 
      14.4.1. DSM Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.2. BASF Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.3. Zhejiang NHU Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.4. Adisseo Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.5. Zhejiang Medicine Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.6. Kingdomway Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.7. ... Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.8. COMPANY8 Overview Financials Developments Strategic Outlook
      14.4.9. COMPANY9 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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