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A Glimpse of What Lies Ahead for the Enteral Feeding Formula Market

Author: Rohit Patrick
by Rohit Patrick
Posted: Oct 28, 2018

Asia-Pacific continues to lead the market share and growth during 2018-2023:

Americas held the largest share in 2017 in the enteral feeding formula market, owing to rising geriatric population and growing chronic diseases. The region is anticipated to maintain its dominance over the forecast period. U.S. and Canada are significant and well established nutritional markets, whereas Northern Europe which comprises of Germany and U.K., also hold significant value share in the global market. Strict reimbursement regulations across the European healthcare spectrum are likely to have a detrimental impact on the uptake of enteral feeds market. Americas was estimated to register $3.10 billion in 2017, and is projected to reach $4.93 billion by 2023. Asia-Pacific is projected to register highest growth rate of 10.42% CAGR during the forecast period.

The oncology segment constitutes 44% of the American enteral feeding formulas market, in terms of value, followed by critical care with 21% value share. Both the segments are projected to grow at 8.7% CAGR and 9.0% CAGR respectively, during the forecast period 2018-2023.

RoW region is projected to witness fastest growth during the forecast period, followed by the APAC region, in terms of value. Rising healthcare spending and population in India and China are the key factors behind the upsurge in Asia-Pacific market for enteral feeding formulas in the coming years.

Selected / Sample Analysis done in the Enteral Feeding Formula Market Report:

  • Enteral Feeding formula is an important sub-segment of clinical nutrition market. The value chain for enteral feeding has steps similar to that of clinical nutrition, but becomes more specific as it approaches the consumers.
  • Research and Development is the first step in the development of any sort of nutrition, where human and plant related factors are being experimented upon. Such experiments ensure a better understanding of human diseases, genetics and metabolism that assists the developers to cross map requirements to specific plants. Also, such plants are being researched extensively to improve their quality and create a sustainable production environment.
  • Sourcing is the following step that holds a significant position across the entire value chain. Farming and Ingredient Discovery are important constituents of this. The plants are harvested as per the requirements collected from R&D activities, while ingredients are also discovered in this stage. Once the plants and ingredients are obtained, the processing and manufacturing stage converts them into an edible form of products that will be either consumed orally or through tubes.
  • The final product is packaged and distributed across the globe, through a chain of robust logistics chain. But as enteral feeding is a specified form of nutrition feeding, medical delegates play a vital role in providing dietitians, nurses and doctors with appropriate products and services.

Excerpts on Market Growth Factors Mentioned in the Enteral Feeding Formula Market Report:

  • The increasing prevalence of chronic diseases and preterm births across the globe, coupled with rapidly growing aging population propel the enteral feeding formula market.
  • The number of deaths due to chronic diseases is very high in emerging countries such as India, China and Brazil. To combat the situation health authorities are bound to invest in chronic health monitoring and treatment devices which will propel the market for enteral feeding formula.
  • The growing costs of in-hospital care will increase the demand for affordable home healthcare. As the aging population rises, there is a rising need to provide affordable and reliable nutrient to the terminally ill and aged, where enteral nutrition plays a major role. This is expected to create a significant demand for enteral feeding formulas as well.

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Key Players of the Enteral Feeding Formula Market:

Nestle, Abbott and Danone were analyzed to be the dominant players of the clinical formula market in 2017, constituting 75% of the overall market. These companies offer a wide range of product portfolio along with services, tailored to meet the requirements of industry verticals along with robust distribution channels, thereby augmenting their respective positions in the market. Nestle Health Science consists of General Tube Feeding Nutrition which is the Enteral feeding formula. It falls under the Condition Specific business segment. Abbott Laboratories produces several products that are used worldwide for nutrition, diagnostics, vascular and pharmaceutical purposes. Enteral products are provided under the Nutritional business segment of Abbott Laboratories. Danone produces several products that are used worldwide for hygienic water, fresh dairy products and nutrition, which includes both early life and medical nutrition.

Enteral Feeding Formula Market Report is Segmented as below.

1. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Type

1.1. Introduction

1.2. Standard Formula

1.3. Specialty Formula

1.3.1. Renal support

1.3.2. Diabetes

1.3.3. Hepatitis

1.3.4. Pulmonary

1.3.5. Others

1.4. Blenderized Formula

1.4.1. Meat

1.4.2. Vegetables

1.4.3. Fruits

1.4.4. Others

1.5. Elemental Formula

1.6. Semi-Elemental Formula

1.7. Polymeric Formula

1.8. Others

2. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Age Category

2.1. Introduction

2.2. Adult

2.3. Children

3. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Routes of Delivery

3.1. Introduction

3.2. Oral

3.3. Gastric

3.3.1. Nasogastric

3.3.2. Oro-gastric

3.3.3. Gastrostomy

3.4. Trans-pyloric

3.4.1. Naso-jejunal

3.4.2. Gastro-jejunostomy

3.4.3. Jejunostomy

4. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Flavor Type

4.1. Introduction

4.2. Flavored

4.2.1. Vanilla

4.2.2. Strawberry

4.2.3. Others

4.3. Non-Flavored

5. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Form

5.1. Introduction

5.2. Powder

5.3. Liquid

6. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By Application

6.1. Introduction

6.2. Gastrointestinal Disease

6.3. Neurological Impairment

6.4. Pulmonary Disease

6.5. Congenital Heart Disease

6.6. Diabetes

6.7. Kidney Failure

6.8. Liver Disorders

6.9. Cystic Fibrosis

6.10. Malabsorption

6.11. Short Bowel Syndrome

6.12. Inflammatory bowel disease

6.13. Others

7. Enteral Feeding Formula Market - By End User

7.1. Introduction

7.2. Hospitals

7.3. Clinics

7.4. Nursing Homes

7.5. Home Care & Hospice Agencies

7.6. Others

Enteral Feeding Formula Market By Geography ( Covers 13+ Countries )

Enteral Feeding Formula Market Entropy

Companies Cited / Interviewed in Enteral Feeding Formula Market:

  • MERCK & CO., INC.

What can you expect from the report?

The Enteral Feeding Formula Market Report is Prepared with the Main Agenda to Cover the following 20 points:

Market Size by Product Categories

Market trends

Manufacturer Landscape

Distributor Landscape

Pricing Analysis

Top 10 End user Analysis

Product Benchmarking

Product Developments

Mergers & Acquisition Analysis

Patent Analysis

Demand Analysis ( By Revenue & Volume )

Country level Analysis (10+)

Competitor Analysis

Market Shares Analysis

Value Chain Analysis

Supply Chain Analysis

Strategic Analysis

Current & Future Market Landscape Analysis

Opportunity Analysis

Revenue and Volume Analysis

Frequently Asked Questions:

Does IndustryARC publish country, or application based reports in Enteral Feeding Formula Market?

Response: Yes, we do have separate reports and database as mentioned below:

Americas Market for Enteral Feeding Formula Report (2018-2023)

Europe Market for Enteral Feeding Formula Share(2018-2023)

Asia-Pacific Market for Enteral Feeding Formula Analysis(2018-2023)

Oncology Market for Enteral Feeding Formula Forecast(2018-2023)

Gastroenterology Market for Enteral Feeding Formula Growth(2018-2023)

Neurology Market for Enteral Feeding Formula (2018-2023)

Critical care Market for Enteral Feeding Formula (2018-2023)

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