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Global Omega-3 PUFA Market by Type (Docosahexaenoic Acid, Eicosapentaenoic Acid , Alpha-Linolenic Acid ) by Applications (Dietary Supplements, Functional Foods & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Infant Formula) – Business Overview, Analysis and Industry Forecast 2017-2023

 Food and Beverages

Report Overview

Global Omega-3 PUFA Market was valued at USD XX Billion in the year 2017. Global Omega-3 PUFA Market is further estimated to grow at a CAGR of XX% from 2019 to reach USD XX Billion by the year 2023. The North America region holds the highest market share in 2017 and the Asia Pacific is considered as the fastest growing market in the forecasted period. At a country level, US, China are projected to grow strongly in the coming years due to increasing density of population and funding through Research and Development.

Cargill, Incorporated (U.S), FMC Corporation (U.S), Croda International PLC (U.K) are the key players in this market.


            Consumer awareness about health benefits to Omega-3 


            Sustainability issues to fisheries lead to low production to fish oil 


            Growing demand in emerging economies 


            Multi-Page Labeling on the Rise

The Global Omega-3 PUFA Market is divided as By Type, Source, Application and Region.

The global market is segmented on the basis of type into DHA, EPA, and ALA. The EPA segment is growing at the fastest rate due to the increasing consumers’ demand for essential fatty acids owing to the growing incidences of chronic diseases.

Based on Applications, the Omega-3 PUFA market is segmented into dietary supplements, functional foods & beverages, pharmaceuticals, and infant formula. Infant formula is growing at the fastest rate due to its benefits in the overall development of infants.

On basis of Source, the global market is segmented into marine and plant, where the marine segment accounted for the largest market share followed by plant source. The global Omega-3 PUFA market is experiencing a continuous growth due to the increasing demand for high-quality food products and changing health trends, which in turn increases the demand for Omega-3 ingredients.

The Omega 3 Pufa segment accounts for the largest market share and is expected to grow at a moderate CAGR of XXX% in the coming years.

Key Benefits for Stakeholders

Animal feed industry

Traders, importers and exporters

Dietary supplement manufacturers

Beverage manufacturers

By Type

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)

Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)

Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)

By Source

Marine Source

Plant Source

By Application

Dietary Supplements

Functional Foods & Beverages


Infant Formula


By Region

North America





Key Market Players

Cargill, Incorporated

FMC Corporation

Croda International PLC

Royal DSM

Omega Protein Corporation

Arista Industries Inc.



Pharma Marine Usa Llc

GC Rieber

(A brief overview of 10 companies is also provided)

Research Methodology:

Genesis Market Insights follows in-depth Research Methodology focused on reducing deviation in the collected data. GMI offers the most precise evaluations and projection for the market numbers. GMI engages following Market Engineering techniques –

  1.      Raw Market Data is collected and compared with the Existing in-house Data on a broad front.
  2.      Both Bottom-Up and Top-Down approaches are analyzed for segmenting and estimating measurable aspects of the market.
  3.      To avoid bias, we filter the collected data collected from authenticated sources.
  4.      GMI has a well proven Statistical Modeling System for estimates and forecasts.
  5.      Further, the report findings are validated with the Industry Expert Panel on face to face or telephonic interviews.
  6.      Panelists are approached from Leading Enterprises across the value chain including manufacturers, suppliers, technology providers, domain experts and buyers so as to validate a thorough and balanced market overview.

Detailed customization is also available for you. Further, if the report listed above does not meet your key requirements. Our customized research report will analytically cover the required market information you need which will help you to plan your business decisions.

Table Of Content

1. Introduction

1.1 Market Vision

       1.1.1 Market Definition

       1.1.2 Market Scope

1.2 Limitations

1.3 Stakeholders

2. Research Methodology

2.1. Research Process

       2.1.1. Secondary Research

    Key Data from Secondary Research

       2.1.2. Primary Research

    Key Data from Primary Research

    Breakdowns of Primary Interviews

2.2. Market Size Estimation

       2.2.1. Bottom-Up Approach

       2.2.2. Top-Down Approach

       2.2.3. Annual Revenue Process

2.3. Data Triangulation 

2.4. Research Assumptions 

       2.4.1. Assumption

3. Executive Summary

4. Market Overview

4.1. Introduction

4.2. Drivers

4.3. Restraints

4.4. Opportunities

4.7. Challenges

4.6. Regulations

4.7. Supply Chain/Value Chain Analysis

4.7. Patent & Standards

5. Industry Trends

5.1. Introduction

5.2. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

       5.2.1. Threat of New Entrants

       5.2.2. Threat of Substitutes

       5.2.3. Bargaining Power of Buyers

       5.2.4. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

       5.2.7. Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

6. Global Omega-3 PUFA Market, By Type

6.1 Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)

6.2 Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)

6.3 Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)

7. Global Omega-3 PUFA Market, By Source

7.1 Marine Source

            7.1.1 Fish Oil

            7.1.2 Algal Oil

            7.1.3 Krill Oil

            7.1.4 Other Marine Oils

7.2 Plant Source

            7.2.1 Flaxseed Oil

            7.2.2 Chia Seed Oil

            7.2.3 Other Plant Sources

8. Global Omega-3 PUFA Market, By Application

8.1 Dietary Supplements

8.2 Functional Foods & Beverages

8.3 Pharmaceuticals

8.4 Infant Formula

8.5 Others

9. Geographical Analysis

9.1. Introduction

9.2. North America

       9.2.1. U.S.

       9.2.2. Canada

       92.3. Mexico

9.3. Europe

       9.3.1. U.K.

       9.3.2. Germany

       9.3.3. Italy

       9.3.4. France

       9.3.7. RoE

9.4. Asia Pacific

       9.4.1. South Korea

       9.4.2. China

       9.4.3. Japan

       9.4.4. India

       9.4.7. RoAPAC

9.7. RoW

       9.7.1. Latin America

       9.7.2. Middle East and Africa

10. Company Profiles

10.1 Cargill, Incorporated

10.2 FMC Corporation

10.3 Croda International PLC

10.4 Royal DSM

10.5 Omega Protein Corporation

10.6 Arista Industries Inc.

10.7 Denemoga

10.8 Polaris

10.9 Pharma Marine Usa Llc

10.10 GC Rieber

(A brief overview of 10 companies is also provided)

11. Competitive Analysis

11.1. Introduction

11.2. Market Positioning of Key Players

11.3 Competitive Strategies Adopted by Leading Players

        11.3.1. Investments & Expansions

        11.3.2. New Product Launches

        11.3.3. Mergers & Acquisitions

        11.3.4. Agreements, Joint Ventures, and Partnerships

12. Appendix

12.1. Questionnaire

12.2. Available Customizations 

12.3. Upcoming Events (Trade Fair, Exhibitions, Conferences)


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