Lysine and Other Amino Acids Market – Global Industry
Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 –
17-04-2013100 Page ReportBuy NowRequest SamplePress ReleaseLysine and Other Amino Acids Market to Benefit from Growth of
Animal Feed MarketTransparency Market Research
90, State Street, Suite 700.
Albany, NY 12207
[email protected]Lysine and Other Amino Acids MarketREPORT DESCRIPTIONThe global lysine and other amino acids market is studied in a new market study published by
Transparency Market Research. The report is titled “Lysine and Other Amino Acids – Global Industry
Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 – 2018”. The study states that 1,696.9 kilo ton
lysine was consumed in the global market in 2011. The demand is anticipated to increase at a moderate
CAGR of 5.8% between 2013 and 2018, allowing the market to reach a demand of 2,518.0 kilo ton by
2018. Revenue-wise, the market was valued at US$3.5 billion in 2011. Registering growth at a CAGR of
9.1% over the forecast period, the market is anticipated to rise to a net worth of US$5.9 billion by 2018.
The report emphasizes the rising global demand for meat and meat products, leading to increased demand
for animal feed – a major end-use industry of lysine – as being a key driving force behind the market’s good
growth prospects over the report’s forecast.Lysine is one of the 20 essential amino acids required for
maintaining health of animals as well as humans. Lysine is important for human and animal health as it
acts as a building block for proteins. However, it is not naturally produced in the body and thus has to be
taken through diet. As a feed additive, lysine is considered essential for the proper growth of animals such
as poultry and swine.
Browse the full Lysine and Other Amino Acids…