Asia-Pacific Industrial Enzymes Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)

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Asia-Pacific Industrial Enzymes Market

The market was valued at USD XX.XX in 2016 and is projected to reach USD XX.XX by 2021, at a CAGR of XX.XX% during the forecast period from 2016 to 2021. This market is driven by the growing diversity of the enzyme applications and niche products, increasing demand from industries in emerging economies, and environmental legislations curbing the usage of several chemicals.

Enzymes are preferred in various industrial processes as they accelerate chemical reactions while being selective and efficient as well as environment-friendly. The industrial enzyme industry is going through a phase of emergence as well as maturation in various segments. Enzymes are widely used in emerging and dynamic markets industries, such as biofuels, pharmaceuticals, and food processing. They have been instrumental in better product innovations in markets like household care, textiles, pulp & paper processing as well.

Market Dynamics of the Asia-Pacific Industrial Enzymes Market:


  • Used in a large number of applications
  • Increasing demand from the industries in emerging economies
  • Stringent environmental norms curbing the usage of chemicals


  • Volatility and regulatory concerns in the industrial production of enzymes
  • Concerns regarding the safety and quality of the product for customer acceptance 

The Asia-Pacific industrial enzymes market is segmented on the basis of application into (food processing industry (dairy applications, bakery applications, brewing industry, other food applications), household care, pharmaceuticals, biofuels, textiles, leather processing, pulp and paper, and animal feed), on the basis of type (carbohydrases (amylases, cellulases, other carbohydrases), proteases, lipases, and others) and also on the basis of geography (China, India, Japan, and others).

There are 12 major producers and a few hundred minor suppliers in this market. Nearly, 74.0% of the total enzymes are produced by three top enzyme companies, which are Denmark-based Novozymes, U.S.-based DuPont, and Netherlands-based DSM. Of these, Novozymes is the only company with a pure play approach to enzymes and is the largest global player with an estimated 48.0% of the global share as of 2015. The market is highly competitive, has small profit margins, and is technologically intensive. Some of the key players in this industry are:

  • Amano Enzyme Inc.
  • DSM
  • DuPont
  •  Dyadic International Inc.
  • Novozymes

Key Deliverables in the Study:

  • Market analysis for the Asia-Pacific industrial enzymes market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis.
  • Market definition along with the identification of key drivers and restraints.
  • Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities, and identification of key companies that can influence this market.
  • Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their market share.
  • Identification and analysis of the macro and micro factors that affect the Asia-Pacific industrial enzymes market on a regional scale.
  • A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
  • A wide-ranging knowledge and insights about the major players in this industry and the key strategies adopted by them to sustain and grow in the studied market.


1.1 Research Methodology

1.1.1 Definition of the Market

1.1.2 Report Description

1.1.3 Executive Summary



3.1 Market Segmentation

3.2 Overview

3.3 Industry Value Chain Analysis


4.1 Introduction

4.2 Drivers

4.2.1 Increasing diversity in enzyme applications and niche products

4.2.2 Increasing demand from industries in emerging economies

4.2.3 Environmental legislations curbing the use of several chemicals

4.3 Constraints

4.3.1 Volatility of Industrial production

4.3.2 Safety and efficacy of the product for customer acceptance

4.3.3 Cost efficiency for R&D investment and marketing of a new product

4.3.4 Various regulatory constraints for different markets

4.4 Opportunities

4.4.1 Untapped Markets

4.4.2 New Product Innovation and Expansion of Application Base

4.5 Porter's Five Forces

4.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.5.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.5.3 Threat of New Entrants

4.5.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services

4.5.5 Degree of Competition

5. Technology Overview

5.1 Technology Snapshot


6.1 Regional Market by Application-

6.1.1 Food Processing Industry Dairy Applications Bakery Applications Brewing Industry Other Food Applications

6.1.2 Household Care

6.1.3 Pharmaceuticals

6.1.4 Biofuels

6.1.5 Textiles

6.1.6 Leather Processing

6.1.7 Pulp and Paper

6.1.8 Animal Feed

6.2 Regional Market by Type-

6.2.1 Carbohydrases Amylases Cellulases Other Carbohydrases

6.2.2 Proteases

6.2.3 Lipases

6.2.4 Others

6.3 Regional Market - Segmented By Country (Market Size, Forecast and CAGR)

6.3.1 China

6.3.2 India

6.3.3 Japan

6.3.4 Others

7. Competitive Landscape

7.1 Mergers & Acquisitions

7.2 Joint Ventures

7.3 New Product Launches

7.4 Biggest Companies by Revenue

7.5 Most active companies in the past three years

7.6 Market Share Analysis

8. Company Profiles

8.1 Novozymes

8.1.1 Overview

8.1.2 Major Products and Services

8.1.3 Financials

8.1.4 Recent Developments

8.2 Dupont

8.2.1 Overview

8.2.2 Major Products and Services

8.2.3 Financials

8.2.4 Recent Developments

8.3 DSM

8.3.1 Overview

8.3.2 Major Products and Services

8.3.3 Financials

8.3.4 Recent Developments


8.4.1 Overview

8.4.2 Major Products and Services

8.4.3 Financials

8.4.4 Recent Developments

8.5 Codexis

8.5.1 Overview

8.5.2 Major Products and Services

8.5.3 Financials

8.5.4 Recent Developments

8.6 Amano Enzyme Inc.

8.6.1 Overview

8.6.2 Major Products and Services

8.6.3 Financials

8.6.4 Recent Developments

8.7 Associated British Foods plc

8.7.1 Overview

8.7.2 Major Products and Services

8.7.3 Financials

8.7.4 Recent Developments

8.8 Dyadic International, Inc.

8.8.1 Overview

8.8.2 Major Products and Services

8.8.3 Financials

8.8.4 Recent Developments

8.9 Chr. Hansen

8.9.1 Overview

8.9.2 Major Products and Services

8.9.3 Financials

8.9.4 Recent Developments

9. Appendix

9.1 Abbreviations

9.2 Sources

9.3 Bibliography

9.4 Disclaimer

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