Global Probiotic Ingredients Market|Size,Share,Growth|2023-2030

Global Probiotic Ingredients Market Size (2023 - 2030)

The probiotic ingredients market size at the global level is estimated to record a CAGR of 8.8% during the forecast period. The market is expected to grow from USD 3.0 billion in 2022 to reach USD 5.05 billion by 2030.

Probiotics are used to avoid diseases related to the urinary tract, oral health, and bacterial vaginosis. Also, diseases like bowel diseases, respiratory infections, and necrotizing enterocolitis can be prevented with the use of probiotics. Probiotics are categorized as favorable bacteria's advancing the healthy functioning of the gut. Probiotics are live microorganisms providing health assets to humans when consumed in adequate quantities.

Probiotics assist in advancing the healthy balance of gut bacteria with an extended range of health benefits. Probiotics are generally combined with foods as a part of the fermentation process. The popularity of probiotic ingredients is increasing together with digestive health increasing their use in the nutritional supplements market.

The widespread knowledge, easy availability in the retail stores, and rising product launches drive the market growth.

Market Drivers

The majority of the producers are expanding their investments in research and developments in dietary supplements and increasing knowledge about preventive healthc99are. The probiotic ingredients are adopted exclusively in infant formula propelling the market. The demand for fortified food in consumers with health-conscious escalate the probiotic ingredients market growth.

In addition to the availability of medical health supplements, consumers choose probiotic dairy products like ice cream, yogurt, and cheese to consume good bacteria. Also, probiotic ingredients are used for varied skin inflammatory diseases like eczema and atopic dermatitis fuel the market growth throughout the timeframe.

Market Restrains

However, the price of the finished product is expensive because of its production.

Recent Market Developments

  • On August 31, 2022, Chr. Hansen launched life-stage probiotics for pets. The mushrooming number of pet-owing households in the U.S. The company has entered the category with a line of live probiotic solutions. The line includes three probiotic technologies like early development, geriatric, and adult food. 
  • On November 06, 2022, Bifodan was acquired by Deerland. The acquisition is to enlarge its footprint.
  • On April 04, 2018, UAS Laboratories LLC, The Probiotic Company circulated the agreement to procure Nebraska Cultures. The UAS labs improve the company's position within the probiotics market. 
  • On January 06, 2022, BioGaia acquired an 80% spike in Nutraceutics Corporation.
  • On October 15, 2022, Lallemand joined Aspen to launch probiotics to assist mood and stress. The launch is a probiotic formula for the brain-gut axis for the Brazilian market.

Segment Analysis

The global probiotics ingredients market is segmented and sub-segmented based on application, source, form, and end-user.

Probiotic Ingredients Market - By Application

  • Functional Foods & Beverages
  • Dairy Products
      • Yogurt
      • Cheese
    • Other dairy products
  • Non Dairy Products
    • Vegetable-based probiotic products
    • Fruit-based probiotic products
    • Meat-based probiotic products
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Dietary Supplements
    • Tablets
    • Probiotic Drinks
    • Powders
  • Capsules
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Others (includes strains used in cosmetics and personal care)

The pharmaceutical application is expected to obtain the largest share during the forecasted period. The probiotic ingredients are used in producing probiotics for treating or preventing health diseases like IBS, ulcerative colitis, and diarrhea.

All the same, the functional food and beverages segment is envisioned to grow with the highest growth rate throughout the foreseen period. The rising awareness regarding the health assets by the good bacteria from the probiotics ingredients surge the segment growth globally.

Probiotic Ingredients Market - By Source

  • Bacteria
    • Lactobacillus
    • Bifidobacterium
    • Streptococcus and Enterococcus
  • Yeast
    • Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    • Saccharomyces boulardi
    • E-Coli

The bacteria source accounted for the largest share in the market in 2017. The bacterial strains in probiotic foods offer health assets like developed immunity of Lactobacilli, prevention of diarrhea, risen lactase production, and prevention of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

In the bacteria segment, the Lactobacillus segment leads the market. Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM and Bifidobacterium animalis lactis Bi-07 strains are used to cure a cold. Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14 and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1 are most efficient and effective for treating vaginal infections.


The yeast segment is projected to grow with the highest CAGR value during the forecasted period. The demand for Saccharomyces boulardi is increasing which is a common, non-hazardous, and tropical yeast with some advantageous effects on human intestinal health.

Probiotic Ingredients Market - By Form

  • Dry
  • Liquid

The dry form segment dominates the probiotic ingredients market. The dry form segment growth owes to less price in transportation compared to liquid form. The dry form of probiotics has a higher shelf-life with which it is chosen by suppliers and manufacturers.

Liquid probiotics are used for producing buttermilk and yogurt.

Probiotic Ingredients Market - By End-User

  • Human
  • Animal

The human end-user accounts for the largest share throughout the foreseen period. The probiotic strains are used in feed to intensify the efficacy of the nutrients and exhibit their effects on the gut by assisting in better digestion and decreasing the burden of pathogenic bacteria causing varied diseases in animals. Developments in oral probiotics have contributed majorly to the human probiotics segment.

The animals can grow best as the feed is modified in terms of quality and savoriness because of its added probiotic content. Probiotic strains intend to take care of deficiencies of the natural microflora and offer animals superior resistance against diseases.

Regional Analysis

Asia-Pacific dominated the probiotic ingredients market with the largest market share during the forecasted period. Consumers are more aware of the nutritional values of the probiotic ingredients with rising expenditure on dietary supplements. China and India are the emerging economies in Asia-Pacific. The key manufacturers of the market are expanding the region's growth.

Europe is said to hold the second-largest region in the probiotic ingredients market. Europe has appeared as one of the largest probiotic ingredients markets in 2018. Consumers are more aware of gut and immune health. Frequently occurring gut-related diseases, and the existence of older adults across the region accelerate the market.

The animal probiotic ingredients consumption is hiking which propels the market expansion further. For example, Royal DSM, a Netherlands science-based company, acquired Biocare Copenhagen A/S in 2017. The primary intention of the acquisition is to broaden the product offerings of gut health ingredients.

The probiotic ingredients market in North America is fragmented and the degree of fragmentation accentuates throughout the foreseen period. Because of the high exposure to mass media outlets, consumers are gaining more knowledge about probiotic ingredients.

Most of the probiotic ingredient applications are either found in foods or dietary supplements in the U.S. Dietary supplements consumption is on the rise in the country. In this sense, probiotic ingredients are used in different forms like dry, liquid, capsules, tablets, and powders and are consumed extensively.

The demand for nutritious products and the popularity of probiotics are fascinating to the food and supplement product manufacturers drive Latin America. Consumers are highly preferring natural products influencing the market growth.

The Middle East and African regions are anticipated to have remarkable growth in the upcoming years. The growth in the food and beverage sector led to the consumers growing expenses and favorable government assistance snowball the market in MEA.

Top key players in Probiotic Ingredients Market

Kerry Group (Ireland), DowDuPont (US), CHR Hansen (Denmark), Biogaia (Sweden), Probi (Sweden), Glac Biotech (Taiwan), Bifodan (Denmark), 19Lallemand (Canada), UAS Laboratories (US), Biena (Canada) are some major players in the global probiotic ingredients market.

COVID-19 Impact On Probiotic Ingredients Market

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has originated in Wuhan, China, in December 2022. The SARS-CoV-2 reagent is the cause of the sudden eruption of the infectious disease. The infectious disease has spread across the world affecting the global economy.

With the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the market for probiotic ingredients has a positive impact. The demand for the products is increasing during the forecasted period advancing the immune health favoring the market growth. The significant product launches are likely to meet the rising demand for the market.

Chapter 1. Probiotic Ingredients Market – Scope & Methodology

1.1. Market Segmentation

1.2. Assumptions

1.3. Research Methodology

1.4. Primary Sources

1.5. Secondary Sources

Chapter 2. Probiotic Ingredients Market – Executive Summary

2.1. Market Size & Forecast – (2021 – 2027) ($M/$Bn)

2.2. Key Trends & Insights

2.3. COVID-19 Impact Analysis

2.3.1. Impact during 2022 - 2027

2.3.2. Impact on Supply – Demand

Chapter 3.  Probiotic Ingredients Market – Competition Scenario

3.1. Market Share Analysis

3.2. Product Benchmarking

3.3. Competitive Strategy & Development Scenario

3.4. Competitive Pricing Analysis

3.5. Supplier - Distributor Analysis

Chapter 4. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market - Entry Scenario

4.1. Case Studies – Start-up/Thriving Companies

4.2. Regulatory Scenario - By Region

4.3 Customer Analysis

4.4. Porters Five Force Model

4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.2. Bargaining Powers of Customers

4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4. Rivalry among Existing Players

4.4.5. Threat of Substitutes

Chapter 5. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market - Landscape

5.1. Value Chain Analysis – Key Stakeholders Impact Analysis

5.2. Market Drivers

5.3. Market Restraints/Challenges

5.4. Market Opportunities

Chapter 6. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market – By Product

6.1. Yeast

6.2. Enzymes

6.3. Colorants

6.4. Flavors& Salts

 6.5. Others

Chapter 7. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market  – By Application

7.1. Wine

7.2. Whiskey

7.2. Brandy

7.2. Beer

7.2. Spirits

Chapter 8. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market -- Market Size, Forecast, Trends & Insights

8.1. North America

9.1.1. U.S.A

8.1.2. Canada

8.1.3. Mexico

8.2. Europe

8.2.1. Italy

8.2.2. Spain

8.2.3. Russia

8.2.4. Germany

8.2.5. UK

8.2.6. France

8.2.7. Rest of Europe

8.3. Asia Pacific

8.3.1. Japan

8.3.2. South Korea

8.3.3. China

8.3.4. India

8.3.5. Australia & New Zealand

8.3.6. Rest of Asia-Pacific

8.4. Rest of the World

8.4.1. Middle East

8.4.2. Africa

8.4.3. South America

Chapter 9. Global Probiotic Ingredients Market Size – Company Profiles – (Overview, Product Portfolio, Financials, Developments)

9.1. Company 1

9.2. Company 2

9.3. Company 3

9.4. Company 4

9.5 Company 5

9.6. Company 6

9.7. Company 7

9.8. Company 8

9.9. Company 9

9.10. Company 10

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