Argentina Food Preservatives Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2023 - 2028)

Argentina food preservatives market is segmented by Type into Natural and Synthetic; by Application into Beverage, Dairy & Frozen Product, Bakery, Meat, Poultry & Seafood, Confectionery, and Others

Argentina Food Preservatives Market Size

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Study Period 2018 - 2028
Base Year For Estimation 2022
Forecast Data Period 2023 - 2028
Historical Data Period 2018 - 2021
CAGR 4.20 %
Market Concentration High

Major Players

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*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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Argentina Food Preservatives Market Analysis

Argentina Food Preservatives market is projected to witness a CAGR of 4.20% during the forecast period (2020 - 2025).

  • Nowadays mostly all food products being produced in the country have food preservatives. The purpose is generally to preserve the natural characteristics of food and to increase the shelf life of food, and inhibit natural aging and discoloration that can occur during food preparation. Therefore, this factor is driving the market forward in the country.
  • But there are certain harmful effects of using chemicals for preservation such as; Sulfites are common preservatives used in various fruits, may have side effects in form of headaches, palpitations, allergies, and even cancer, which can restraint the market during the forecast period, as in 2017, the country reported a total of 44,548 patients diagnosed with cancer, up from 1,081 patients diagnosed in 2012 (as per the report published by Ministerio de Salud, Argentina.

Argentina Food Preservatives Market Trends

This section covers the major market trends shaping the Argentina Food Preservatives Market according to our research experts:

Increasing Processed Food and Beverage Market

The food processing industry in Argentina is dynamic and growing, with new capital investments being made and growth expected, moreover, preservatives are being used to increase the shelf life of food and to maintain the quality for a longer time, which is expected to increase the share of preservatives in the country.

In order to aid sales of packaged food, at the beginning of 2019, the government launched a new national program titled Precios Esenciales, which translated to 'essential prices'. Initiatives like these are expected to increase the demand for food processing ingredients such as preservatives.

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Increasing Indulgence Towards Speciality Ingredients

Argentina is a potential market for the specialty ingredients thus supporting the natural preservatives market in the country, greatly due to the economic growth and the shift of the preferences of the consumers toward healthy and value-added food. Better production technology, and access to distribution channels, are expected to be key factors in the near future to drive the market growth in Argentina. Expansion of the United States and other foreign players in the Argentine food processing sector may favor the applications of specialty food ingredients.

Moreover, tighter food safety regulations, adoption of ISO and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point ( HACCP) practices and new nutrition standards by the industry in the country, increase in certification and standardization of products, and expansion of organic production in the country are expected to increase the market for natural preservatives in the country.

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Argentina Food Preservatives Industry Overview

Some of the major companies producing and importing food preservatives in Argentina are Celanese Corporation, Corbion NV, and Kerry Group plc. Some of the firms produce locally additives, preservatives, and/or flavorings. Importers bring from foreign countries products that are not manufactured locally or supplementary ingredients. In some cases, low-cost or bulk ingredients are imported when the domestic supply insufficient or the local price is too high, this is expected to increase the competition between the players operating in the Argentina Food Preservatives market. Most imports of the ingredients in the country are carried out by the producer, but there are also some direct importers in the market.

Argentina Food Preservatives Market Leaders

  1. Celanese Corporation

  2. Aadhunik Industries

  3. Cargill, Incorporated

  4. DuPont de Nemours, Inc

  5. Kerry Group plc

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order

Celanese Corporation, Aadhunik Industries,  DuPont de Nemours, Inc, Kerry Group plc, Cargill, Incorporated, Corbion NV, BASF SE

Argentina Food Preservatives Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Deliverables & Study Assumptions

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Drivers

    2. 4.2 Market Restraints

    3. 4.3 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

      1. 4.3.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry


    1. 5.1 By Type

      1. 5.1.1 Natural

      2. 5.1.2 Synthetic

    2. 5.2 By Application

      1. 5.2.1 Beverage

      2. 5.2.2 Dairy & Frozen Product

      3. 5.2.3 Bakery Products

      4. 5.2.4 Meat, Poultry & Seafood

      5. 5.2.5 Confectionery

      6. 5.2.6 Others


    1. 6.1 Most Adopted Strategies

    2. 6.2 Market Positioning of the Players

    3. 6.3 Company Profiles

      1. 6.3.1 Celanese Corporation

      2. 6.3.2 Aadhunik Industries

      3. 6.3.3 DuPont de Nemours, Inc

      4. 6.3.4 Kerry Group plc

      5. 6.3.5 Cargill, Incorporated

      6. 6.3.6 Corbion NV

      7. 6.3.7 BASF SE

    4. *List Not Exhaustive

**Subject to Availability

Argentina Food Preservatives Industry Segmentation

The Argentina food preservatives market offers a variety of preservatives including natural and synthetic type. On the basis of application, the market is segmented into beverage, dairy & frozen products, bakery, meat, poultry & seafood, confectionery, and other industries.

By Type
By Application
Dairy & Frozen Product
Bakery Products
Meat, Poultry & Seafood

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Argentina Food Preservatives Market Research FAQs

The Argentina Food Preservatives Market is projected to register a CAGR of 4.2% during the forecast period (2023-2028).

Celanese Corporation, Aadhunik Industries, Cargill, Incorporated, DuPont de Nemours, Inc and Kerry Group plc are the major companies operating in the Argentina Food Preservatives Market.

Argentina Food Preservatives Industry Report

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