Calcium acetate is an organic salt of calcium and acetic acid and is also known as vinegar salt. Calcium acetate is majorly employed as phosphate binder for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia in the healthcare industry. Calcium acetate is also used as an ingredient in anti-epileptic drugs and as laboratory reagent. Also, it is employed in the chemical industry for manufacturing of lubricants, printing inks, and resins among others. Calcium acetate is used in wastewater treatment plants in industrial and municipal facilities and as a concrete accelerator in the construction industry.
The calcium acetate market growth is heavily reliant on high demand from pharmaceutical and water treatment applications. Increasing end-user awareness regarding food safety coupled with increasing applications expected to drive the growth over the forecast period. However, easy availability of substitutes for similar applications, especially in the chemical industry may restrain the market growth. Changing customer preferences from food preservatives to organic food products might also affect the growth. This shift is forcing food industry to align its focus to the customer’s demand of organic food products which is expected to pose as a major restraint towards market growth.
This report identifies the global calcium acetate market size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the potential growth opportunities in the coming years, while also reviewing the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape, and other key aspects with respect to global calcium acetate market.
Geographically Asia-Pacific is the largest market of Calcium Acetates and Asia-Pacific is estimated to witness the highest growth during the forecast period. The growth is majorly driven by the construction industry in emerging economies such as China and India. During the forecast period, the growth is estimated to high in RoW region as well. European and North American regions are estimated to witness a sluggish growth owing to market saturation.
This report segments Calcium Acetate market on the basis of applications, and regional market as follows:
- Calcium Acetate Market, by Application Industry: Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Chemical Manufacturing, Water Treatment, Construction, Consumer Goods and Others
- This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region.
This report identifies all the major companies operating in the Calcium Acetate market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:
- Alfa Aesar
- Merck Millipore
- Avantor Performance Materials
- Solvay, Amresco LLC
- J.M. Loveridge Ltd.