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Organic Dairy Market Reached $17 Billion in 2016
USAgNet - 11/08/2017

Organic dairy products are obtained from livestock raised through organic farming methods. These products are rich in natural anti-oxidants and have several health benefits as compared to the non-organic dairy products. In addition, organic dairy livestock is raised without pesticides, antibiotics or hormones which can easily be transferred to the milk, decreasing its nutritional quality.

A new report by Bharat Book Bureau, "Organic Dairy Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017-2022" provides deep insight into the global organic dairy industry covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from a macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter's five forces analysis, value chain analysis, and so on.

The growing awareness about the excessive use of fertilizers, pesticides, and hormones such as bovine growth hormone (BGH) and recombinant bovine somatotropin (rBST) in non-organic dairy products is one of the major drivers for the growth of the organic dairy market. Rising health concerns among consumers regarding the consumption of synthetic ingredients coupled with increase in the prevalence of diseases such as diabetes, blood pressure, etc. have prompted a shift towards organic dairy products. Technological advancements to develop ingenious products with low fat and reduced levels of sodium and sugar have also driven the demand for these products. Owing to these factors, the market is further expected to reach a value of $25 billion by 2022.

Currently, Europe represents the largest region, accounting for more than a half of the total global market. An analysis of the competitive landscape provides the details of the key players operative in the market. Some of the major players are Horizon Organic, Organic Valley, Whole Foods, Kroger and Aurora Organic Dairy.

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