Whey Protein Market Report Scope & Overview:

The Whey Protein Market Size was esteemed at USD 8.97 billion out of 2022 and is supposed to arrive at USD 19.71 billion by 2030, and develop at a CAGR of 10.34% over the forecast period 2023-2030.

Whey proteins are gotten from whey during the cheddar creation and are known for working on athletic execution. They are a choice to drain for lactose narrow-minded individuals. Ascend in the utilization of whey protein fixings as practical food and dietary enhancements among buyers increment the interest for whey protein fixings. Expansion in extents of the millennial populace (individuals matured somewhere in the range of 20s and 30s) effectively taking part in relaxed sports and ordinary activities give more significance to upgraded protein Supplements. This component energizes the interest in nourishing beverages and enhancements.

Whey Protein Market Revenue Analysis

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Besides, whey protein fixings are used in meat items attributable to their dissolvability, water-restricting and consistency, emulsification, attachment, gelation, and organoleptic qualities. Besides, whey protein concentrates are utilized to stick breadcrumbs or hitter to meat, and subsequently, rheological qualities of meat are held. Moreover, the dampness holding property of whey protein concentrate during meat handling additionally helps the Whey Protein Ingredients Market Growth.

The item is significantly liked by the makers of sports nourishing items inferable from its wide, areas of strength for accessibility profile, and simple edibility. Accordingly, the rising interest for sports wholesome enhancements is supposed to offer worthwhile open doors to the makers before very long.

Market Dynamics:

Driving Factors:

  • An expansion in the extent of the millennial populace effectively taking part in relaxed sports and normal activities.

  • Dampness holding property of whey protein concentrate during meat handling.

Restraining Factors:


  • Expansion in mindfulness among customers for protein solid eating routine.

  • Customary proposals by dieticians and specialists in light of a more extensive arrangement of clients' interests.


  • Wellbeing-related concerns.

  • Rigid administrative worries and required certificates for promoting whey protein.

Impact of COVID-19:

The whey Protein Powder market is rapidly arriving at its pre-COVID levels and a solid development rate is normal over the figure period driven by the monetary restoration in a large portion of the non-industrial countries. Be that as it may, remarkable circumstances because of expected third and further waves are making a desolate viewpoint.

Market Estimation:

By Type:

WPCs are utilized in various applications remembering as the assembling of dairy sweets, refreshments, and yogurt items. Moreover, these concentrates are utilized as a wellspring of protein stronghold for baby food and healthful items. Whey Protein Hydrolysate (WPH) displays prebiotic, antimicrobial, cell reinforcement, and hypertensive properties. They are utilized to make newborn child nourishment, clinical sustenance, and sports nourishment items. Be that as it may, hydrolyzed whey proteins are more costly when contrasted with their partners; subsequently, a greater part of the whey supplement makers add a tiny amount of something similar to their equations. WPH is additionally utilized in the assembling of bread kitchen items, low-fat food items, protein-strengthened drinks, and dietetic food sources. Positive help from the administrative bodies including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for whey protein hydrolysate to be utilized in an assortment of food applications is probably going to drive the fragment development over the conjecture period.

By Application:

The food and drink application fragment drove the whey protein market. The item is liked for bread kitchen and dessert shop items because of its capacity to emulsify, brown, froth, and thicken items. These fixings likewise increment the solvency, wholesome stronghold, gelation, and water-restricting properties of a bread shop and ice cream parlor items. The market has seen different improvements in the refreshment space. In the individual consideration and corrective industry, it is used to deliver different items, for example, hair conditioners, wave sets, hair colors and varieties, shampoos, eye care, and face and body saturating items. Moving buyer inclination for home grown and normal fixing based premium individual consideration items is expected to speed up the interest for the item in the individual consideration and beauty care products application.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

  • Whey Protein Isolates

  • Whey Protein Concentrates

      • Whey Protein Concentrate 35

      • Whey Protein Concentrate 50

      • Whey Protein Concentrate 60-80

    • Whey Protein Hydrolysates

By Application:

  • Nutritional Supplements

  • Personal Care

  • Food & Beverages

  • Animal Feed & Pet Food

Whey Protein Market Segmentation Analysis

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Regional Analysis:

  • North America

    • USA

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • UK

    • France

    • Italy

    • Spain

    • The Netherlands

    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • Japan

    • south Korea

    • China

    • India

    • Australia

    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • The Middle East & Africa

    • Israel

    • UAE

    • South Africa

    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Argentina

    • Rest of Latin America

Contingent upon the geographic districts, Global Whey Protein Powder Market is divided into seven key areas: North America, Latin America, West Europe, East Europe, the Asia Pacific barring Japan, Japan, and MEA. North America overwhelms the general market for whey protein powder and holds the greatest portion of the worldwide whey protein powder market. The U.S. is a significant market around here. Asia Pacific whey protein market is becoming quickly attributable to the developing wellbeing concerns and expansion in the extra cash. The Asia Pacific likewise holds an important piece of the pie of the worldwide whey protein powder market. The Europe whey protein powder market is supposed to develop at a typical rate inferable from the rising interest in food and refreshments in the district.

Key Players:

The key players operating in the Whey Protein Ingredients Market Analysis include- Arla Foods, Cargill Incorporation, Glanbia plc, Davisco Food International, Maple Island Incorporation, Hilmar Cheese Company, Fonterra Co-Operative Group Ltd, Carberry food ingredients, Dairy Farmers of America, and Milk Specialties Global.

Cargill Incorporation-Company Financial Analysis

Company Landscape Analysis

Whey Protein Market Report Scope:
Report Attributes Details
Market Size in 2022 US$ 8.97 Billion
Market Size by 2030 US$ 19.71 Billion
CAGR CAGR 13.4% From 2023 to 2030
Base Year 2022
Forecast Period 2023-2030
Historical Data 2020-2021
Report Scope & Coverage Market Size, Segments Analysis, Competitive  Landscape, Regional Analysis, DROC & SWOT Analysis, Forecast Outlook
Key Segments • by Type (Whey Protein Isolates, Whey Protein Concentrates, Whey Protein Hydrolysates)
• by Application (Nutritional Supplements, Personal Care, Food & Beverages, Animal Feed & Pet Food)
Regional Analysis/Coverage North America (USA, Canada, Mexico), Europe
(Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,
Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, South Korea,
China, India, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), The
Middle East & Africa (Israel, +D11UAE, South Africa,
Rest of Middle East & Africa), Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
Company Profiles  Arla Foods, Cargill Incorporation, Glanbia plc, Davisco Food International, Maple Island Incorporation, and Hilmar Cheese Company, Fonterra Co-Operative Group Ltd, Carberry food ingredients, Dairy Farmers of America, and Milk Specialties Global.
Drivers •Dampness holding property of whey protein concentrate during meat handling.
Market Challenges •Wellbeing-related concerns.
•Rigid administrative worries and required certificates for promoting whey protein.

Frequently Asked Questions

 Ans:  Type and Application segments are covered in the Whey Protein Market.

Ans: Manufacturers, Research Institutes, university libraries, suppliers, and distributors of the product.

Ans: North America has the biggest offer in the Whey Protein market.

Ans: Rising interest in plant-based protein and Rigid administrative worries and required certificates for promoting whey protein are the restraining factor and challenges faced by the Whey Protein market.

Ans: The Global Whey Protein Market Size is supposed to arrive at USD 16.18 billion by 2028, and develop at a CAGR of 10.34% over the forecast period 2022-2028.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

1.1 Market Definition

1.2 Scope

1.3 Research Assumptions

2. Research Methodology

3. Market Dynamics

3.1 Drivers

3.2 Restraints

3.3 Opportunities

3.4 Challenges

4. Impact Analysis

4.1 Covid 19 Impact Analysis

4.2 Impact of the Ukraine and Russia war

5. Value chain analysis

6. Porter’s 5 forces model

7. PEST analysis

8. Global Whey Protein Market segmentation, By Application:

8.1 Nutritional Supplements

8.2 Personal Care

8.3 Food & Beverages

8.4 Animal Feed & Pet Food

9. Global Whey Protein Market segmentation, By Type:

9.1 Whey Protein Isolates

9.2 Whey Protein Concentrates

9.2.1 Whey Protein Concentrate 35

9.2.2 Whey Protein Concentrate 50

9.2.3 Whey Protein Concentrate 60-80

9.3 Whey Protein Hydrolysates

10. Global Whey Protein Market, by region/ country

10.1 Introduction

10.2 North America

10.2.1 USA

10.2.2 Canada

10.2.3 Mexico

10.3 Europe

10.3.1 Germany

10.3.2 UK

10.3.3 France

10.3.4 Italy

10.3.5 Spain

10.3.6 The Netherlands

10.3.7 Rest of Europe

10.4 Asia-Pacific

10.4.1 Japan

10.4.2 South Korea

10.4.3 China

10.4.4 India

10.4.5 Australia

10.4.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific

10.5 The Middle East & Africa

10.5.1 Israel

10.5.2 UAE

10.5.3 South Africa

10.5.4 Rest

10.6 Latin America

10.6.1 Brazil

10.6.2 Argentina

10.6.3 Rest of Latin America

11. Company profiles

11.1 Arla Foods

11.1.1 Financial

11.1.2 Products/ Services Offered

11.1.3 Swot Analysis

11.1.4 The SNS View

11.2 Cargill Incorporation

11.3 Glanbia plc

11.4 Davisco Food International

11.5 Maple Island Incorporation

11.6 Hilmar Cheese Company

11.7 Fonterra Co-Operative Group Ltd

11.8 Carberry food ingredients

11.9 Dairy Farmers of America

11.10 Milk Specialties Global.

12. Competitive Landscape

12.1 Competitive Bench Marking

12.2 Market Share Analysis

12.3 Recent Developments

13. Conclusion

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