Expanding at a Valuation of US$ 11 Billion, Consumption of Fish Meal Is Projected to Rise Faster Owing To Rapidly Rising Demand From The Dietary Supplements Industry

Fish Meal Market to Nearly Double as Consumption of Seafood and Application in Dietary Supplements Rises. 3 Out of 5 Fish Meal Sales to be Contributed by Organic Fish Meal as Preference for Natural Ingredients Burgeons

Rockville, Dec. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In its latest research, Fact.MR highlights key growth drivers, latest developments, opportunities and challenges, & market statistics to better understand the fish meal market. The study covers latest developments related to market segments such as products, nature, and applications across 5 key regions.

The fishmeal market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7%, surpassing US$ 11 Billion by the end of 2033. Growth in the market is underpinned by rising consumption of seafood and increasing application in dietary supplement industry.

Fishmeal products are products made from fish and are used as fertilizers and feed. It is first cut & pressed, then dried and grounded to produce fishmeal in powder or cake form. Fishmeal is a rich source of phosphate and calcium found in animal nutrition. It is a dietary source and a high quality bypass protein for ruminant and monogastric animals.

The industry is expected to grow in retort to the increasing preference for natural protein additives in animal feeds. Other aspects improving the demand in the market include, rising consumption of fish, expansion of aquaculture, and growing use of fishmeal as a fertilizer. As fish meal is a rich source of organic nitrogen that stimulates plant growth, sales in fertilizer is expected to burgeon over the upcoming decade.

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The fishmeal market is driven by the development of the aquaculture industry and increasing demand for high quality seafood. The search for natural alternatives is likewise driven by growing ecological concerns about the detrimental effects of the chemical-based feed extracts on aquatic ecosystems.

However, growth might impede due to the burgeoning prevalence of numerous chronic diseases caused by ingestion of heavy metals such as mercury, lead found in conventionally farmed seafood. Hence, consumers are opting for organic fish meals, accelerating the demand in the market.

Furthermore, as meat and dairy production become more industrialized, there is a growing need for high-quality feed additives such as fishmeal to promote increase metabolism, reproduction, control disease outbreaks, etc. On the back of these factors, the sales in the market are predicted to exceed a valuation of US$ 5.6 Billion by 2023.

Key Takeaways:

  • Fish meal industries have led to increased demand for crustacean fishmeal, tilapia Fishmeal, sardine fishmeal and anchovies are in high demand in North America.
  • Germany fish meal market is predicted to witness robust growth over the upcoming decade.
  • Sales of fish meal in Japan are projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period (2023-2033).
  • Increasing consumption of seafood in the U.S. to push the sales in North America fish meal market.
  • North America is estimated to account for the largest share of the fishmeal sector due to increasing demand for protein additives in feed.

Growth Drivers:

  • Inclination for organic aquaculture industry, grounded on optimizing nutrient content, food quality and resource efficiency, is propelling demand for organic fishmeal.
  • Demand for shellfish is anticipated to increase significantly as awareness of the nutritional properties of shellfish surges in pharmaceuticals.
  • Increasing shift from high calorie foods to high protein diets is driving demand for organic fishmeal.

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Competitive Landscape:

The competitive landscape of the fishmeal market provides details of its competitors. Major players functioning in the fishmeal market include Croda International Plc, OCEANA GROUP LIMITED, Omega Protein Corporation, Calysta, Inc., Austevoll Seafood, Pioneer Fishing Swift Pace. Leading fishmeal manufacturers seek to increase knowledge about the health benefits of seafood by-products such as fishmeal by investing at all stages of product development.

For instance,

  • In 2022, Asian Development Bank (ADB) & ABIS Exports India Private Limited (ABIS) signed an agreement to subscribe US$ 16 Million to building fish feed mills and training up to 6,000 farmers in the climate-resilient fish farming and financial literacy.
  • In 2022, Northline Seafoods has announced to fund and launch a new project to build the world's most sustainable and efficient mobile commercial salmon processing platform.
  • In November 2022, Ryan Orgera, a U.S.-based marine governance professional, has launched Accountability.Fish to surge operational change in regional fisheries management organizations (RFMOs).

Key Companies Profiled by Fact.MR

  • Omega Protein Corporation
  • Copeinca
  • TripleNine
  • Orizon SA
  • Pesquera Diamente S.A.
  • Biomega AS
  • Animal Feeds International Corporation
  • Pesquera Hayduk SA
  • Oceana Group Limited S.A.
  • Empresas Copec S.A.
  • Sardina D.O.O

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More Valuable Insights on Fish Meal Market

In its latest research by Fact.MR, discuss key factors projected to boost the growth of the fish meal market. The study also provides a thorough analysis of the opportunities and drivers expected to boost sales of fish meal market through detailed segmentation as follows:

  • By Product:
    • Crustaceans
    • Cyprinids
  • By Nature:
    • Organic Fish Meal
    • Conventional Fish Meal
  • By Application:
    • Animal Feed
    • Aqua Feed
    • Poultry
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Dietary Supplements
    • Fertilizers
  • By Region:
    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa

Key Questions Covered in the Fish Meal Market Report

  • How big is the opportunity for fish meal market during the forecast period?
  • Which are the key factors restraining the demand in fish meal market?
  • Which region will dominate the fish meal market during the upcoming decade?
  • What is the projected market valuation of the fish meal market in 2033?
  • What are the trends bolstering the demand for fish meal in the industry?
  • Which application will generate maximum revenue in the global fish meal market?

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