Asia-Pacific Omega-3 PUFA Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2023 - 2028)

Asia-Pacific Omega-3 PUFA Market is segmented By Type (Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA), Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA), Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA) and Others), By Application (Food and Beverages (Functional Food and Beverages and Infant Nutrition), Dietary Supplements, Pharmaceuticals, and Animal Nutrition) and By Geography

APAC Omega-3 Pufa 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 8.20 %
Market Concentration High

Major Players


*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market Analysis

The Asia-Pacific Omega-3 PUFA Market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.2% during the forecast period.

  • Rising disposable income in developing regions, such as the Asia Pacific is also one of the major reasons for the increase in spending on any food or supplement, which is positioned as healthy including omega-3 supplements.
  • Manufacturers and suppliers involved actively in the supply chain of omega-3 in the Asia-Pacific region are making strategic efforts to ensure a gradual flow of information regarding the health benefits associated with omega-3 enriched diets, which has largely and positively affected the sales of omega-3 ingredients in the developing regions.

APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market Trends

This section covers the major market trends shaping the APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market according to our research experts:

Increased Application in Dietary Supplements

Consumers are understanding the importance of incorporating supplements in their
regular diets. Omega-3 containing dietary supplements are proving to be a major attraction for almost every manufacturer, owing to their assistance in maintaining bone health, heart health and preventing hypertension, breast, prostate, and colon cancer, and even skin and eye-related disorders in both the geriatric as well as younger population segments. Healthcare professionals and physicians are also recommending omega-3 dietary supplements to their patients. This can be attributed to the robust growth of the omega-3 product market over the forecast period

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China Holds the Maximum Share in Market

China is the largest market owing to the strong manufacturing base, increasing middle-class population, disposable income, and health awareness are fueling the consumption of EPA and DHA ingredients in China. The high birth rate and the recent abolition of the one-child policy in China are expected to fuel the demands for DHA-based ingredients for infant nutritional formulae. Infant formulae followed by dietary supplements are two major application areas in the Chinese EPA and DHA market. The dietary supplements sector in the China marketplace is expected to emerge as a lucrative application sector for EPA and DHA ingredients amid an increase in discretionary spending. 

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APAC Omega-3 Pufa Industry Overview

The Asia-Pacific Omega-3 PUFA Market is consolidated and major companies hold maximum share in the market. Emphasis is given on the merger, expansion, acquisition, and partnership of the companies along with new product development as strategic approaches adopted by the leading companies to boost their brand presence among consumers. The key players in the market are BASF SE, Corbion N.V, and Koninklijke DSM N.V. among others.

APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market Leaders

  1. BASF SE

  2. Corbion N.V

  3. Koninklijke DSM N.V.

  4. Croda International Plc

  5. KD Pharma Group

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions & Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study



    1. 3.1 Market Overview


    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 Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)

      2. 5.1.2 Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)

      3. 5.1.3 Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)

      4. 5.1.4 Others

    2. 5.2 By Application

      1. 5.2.1 Food and Beverages

        1. Functional Food and Beverages

        2. Infant Nutrition

      2. 5.2.2 Dietary Supplements

      3. 5.2.3 Pharmaceuticals

      4. 5.2.4 Animal Nutrition

    3. 5.3 Geography

      1. 5.3.1 Asia Pacific

        1. China

        2. Japan

        3. India

        4. Australia

        5. Rest of Asia Pacific


    1. 6.1 Most Active Companies

    2. 6.2 Most Adopted Strategies

    3. 6.3 Market Share Analysis

    4. 6.4 Company Profiles

      1. 6.4.1 BASF SE

      2. 6.4.2 Corbion N.V

      3. 6.4.3 Koninklijke DSM N.V.

      4. 6.4.4 Croda International Plc

      5. 6.4.5 KD Pharma Group

      6. 6.4.6 Clover Corporation Ltd

    5. *List Not Exhaustive

APAC Omega-3 Pufa Industry Segmentation

The Asia-Pacific Omega-3 PUFA Markethas been segmented by type into Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA) and others. Based on the application, the market is divided into food and beverage, dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals, and animal feed. The food and beverage segment is further bifurcated into functional food and beverage, and infant nutrition. Also, the study provides an analysis of the omega 3 PUFA market in regions such as China, Japan, India, Australia and the rest of Asia-Pacific.

By Type
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)
Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA)
By Application
Food and Beverages
Functional Food and Beverages
Infant Nutrition
Dietary Supplements
Animal Nutrition
Asia Pacific
Rest of Asia Pacific

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APAC Omega-3 Pufa Market Research FAQs

The Asia-Pacific Omega3 PUFA Market is projected to register a CAGR of 8.2% during the forecast period (2023-2028).

BASF SE, Corbion N.V, Koninklijke DSM N.V., Croda International Plc and KD Pharma Group are the major companies operating in the Asia-Pacific Omega3 PUFA Market.

Asia-Pacific Omega3 PUFA Industry Report

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