Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6ec1f0/nutritional_raw_ma) has announced the addition of the "Nutritional Raw Material & Ingredient Supply Report 2008" report to their offering.
High transportation costs, a weakening dollar and a weak economy all conspired to challenge ingredient suppliers in 2007 and into 2008. Mother nature didn't hold back either. Suppliers of herbs and botanicals were also impacted by droughts, flooding and other server weather across the world.
As with challenges, opportunities for nutritional raw material and ingredient supply companies were fairly universal, according to executives in the nutrition industry's supply chain.
Regulatory stabilization, geographical diversification and the implementation of GMPs are all on executives minds in 2008 and covered in detail in this latest market research report. "The business of nutritional raw material & ingredient supply is a lesser-researched part of the nutrition industry value chain," noted Nutrition Business Journal editorial director Patrick Rea. "We've made it our specialty to shine light on this part of the nutrition industry and try to make sense of the global supply landscape as it pertains to the U.S. market for nutrition products."
Nutritional Raw Material and Ingredient Supply Report 2008 includes new data on the 2007 markets for ingredient and raw material in supplements, functional foods, personal care and other specialty applications.
In this report you will find:
-- In-Depth analysis of the dietary supplement supply chain, focusing on Raw Material sales to Manufacturers & Manufacturer Wholesale Sales to the Consumer Level.
-- Detailed sections for all supplement subcategories, including: vitamins, herbs & botanicals, minerals, sports nutrition, meal supplements and specialty supplements. Special sections for functional food and natural & organic personal care supply are also included.
-- 1-Page business profiles of more than 150 ingredient supply and contract manufacturing companies serving the U.S. market; including raw material sales by product, company bio and recent news.
-- Regulatory analysis including a look at ingredients being sourced from China and the issues that arose in 2007.
-- Analysis and input from industry experts concerning
-- A section devoted to supplier strategies including: Value-added ingredients, ingredient branding, transitioning into food supply, condition-specific formulas and vertical integration.
-- Sales figures for the entire Nutrition Industry Value Chain for 2007
-- Leading Raw Material & Ingredient Suppliers: 2000-2007
-- Profiles of of Raw Material & Ingredient Suppliers
-- Value Chain: 2000-2007
Data sets in product sections include: U.S. consumer sales and growth, wholesale sales and growth, raw material & ingredient sales and growth from 1995-2007, top supplier companies, business segment profiles of major ingredient categories, raw material price trending diagrams, and more.
Features include specialty vitamins, emerging antioxidants, ginseng, aloe, Chinese herbs, sports nutrition, protein, soy ingredients, weight-loss ingredients, fish oils & omega-3s, CoQ10, glucosamine, and others.
Key Topics Covered:
1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
2. MARKET DATA & OVERVIEW
3. GLOBAL MARKETS & SUPPLY ISSUES
6. HERBS & BOTANICALS
7. SPORTS NUTRITION SUPPLEMENTS
8. MEAL SUPPLEMENTS
9. SPECIALTY SUPPLEMENTS
10. FUNCTIONAL FOODS
11. NATURAL & ORGANIC PERSONAL CARE & HOUSEHOLD GOODS
12. NBJ RAW MATERIAL INGREDIENT SUPPLY COMPANY DIRECTORY
INDEX OF FIGURES
AM Todd Botanicals
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Advanced Protein Systems
Albion Advanced Nutrition
Applied Food Sciences
Arysta Lifescience America
BannerBio Nutraceuticals Inc
Biothera (former Biopolymer Engineering)
Cape Cod Biolabs
Bergstrom Nutrition (Formerly Cardinal)
Carrington Laboratories Inc
Central Soya (Cereol SA)
Century Foods International (Hormel)
Daiichi Fine Chemicals
Decas Botanical Synergies
Denomega Nutritional Oils
DMV International Nutritionals
Draco Natural Products
DSM Nutritional Products, Inc
Embria Health Sciences
Enzyme Development Corp
Euromed (owned by Madaus)
Fuji Health Sciences
Gadot Biochemical Industries
Great Earth Chemical
Health Sciences Group
Hebei Huarong Pharma
Institute Rosell - Lallemand
Kemin Industries Inc
Kyowa Hakko USA Inc
Lipid Nutrition (Loders Croklaan)
LycoRed Natural Products
Mafco Worldwide Corp
Main Street Ingredients
Maitake Products Inc
Martin Bauer Group (MB North America)
National Enzyme Co
Neptune Technologies & Bioressources
NHK Laboratories, Inc
Natural Health Science (NHS)
North American Herb & Spice
OC Lugo Company
Omega Protein Corp
Optipure Chemco Industries (Soft Gel Tech)
Pacific Nutritional Inc (PNI)
Pacific Rainbow International, Inc
Protient (Associated British Foods plc)
The Rhema Group
Rochem International Inc
Seltzer Ingredients (Formerly Seltzer Chemicals)
Shanghai Desano Biotechnology Co,Ltd
Shanghai Modern Pharmaceutical Co,Ltd
Specialty Enzymes Inc
Stauber Performance Ingredients
Strategic Sourcing Inc
Stryka Botanics Co
Suan Farma, Inc
Tate & Lyle
Technical Sourcing Intl (Inabata)
Trout Lake Farm (Amway)
Twin Rivers Technologies
Valensa (Formerly US Nutra)
Verdure Sciences (formerly Geni Herbs)
Whole Herb Company
Zhejiang Medicines & Health Products I/E Co, Ltd
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