This Future Market Insights report examines the Ready to Mix Food Market India for the period 2014–2020. The primary objective of the report is to offer updates on the ready to mix food market, which is significantly transforming processed food in India.
Baby drinks consists of infant formula and baby juice. Baby juice refers to all types of natural fruit juices specially prepared for babies up to three years of age. Heinz All Ages and Gerber Ready-To-Drink Pear Juice are some of the major baby juice products. Infant formula is prepared from dried milk. Water is added into the dry milk for rehydration purpose. Infant formula contains all the vital nutrients and is a perfect complement of breast milk.
Increasing consumer awareness about healthy eating and balanced diet is one of the major factors driving the demand for omega 3 ingredients globally. Algae, fish oil, krill and squid are rich source of omega 3 fatty acids such as EPA and DHA. With the rising consumer health consciousness and awareness regarding the benefits associated with the consumption of omega 3 fatty acids is driving the demand for omega 3 ingredients globally.
Industrially manufactured foods which contain several vital ingredients administered to various aquatic species externally in the form of pellets are classified as aqua feed. Aqua feed is made for a wide variety of aquatic species such as fish, crustaceans and mollusks.
Aquaculture involves the farming of fish and other aquatic species. It deals with cultivating marine water, brackish water and freshwater populations such as carps, mollusks, crustaceans and salmon under controlled climatic conditions.
Nuts and seeds contain important nutrients such as fiber, folate and essential minerals and protein which make them rich in nutritional value. Nuts can be defined as hard shelled fruits that are dry in nature possessing edible kernel. Seeds are embryonic plants that are enclosed in a seed coat. Ripe seeds are derived from legumes, cereals and nuts. They are utilized in several types of applications. Nuts are consumed in raw form or used as an ingredient in snack foods. In addition, they are also used for cooking. Moreover, nuts are also used in the cosmetics industry. Many cooking oils are extracted from the seeds.
The nutraceuticals report starts with an overview & the comparison of global retail food market. The report also highlights the various type and definition of nutraceuticals.
The increase in consumer interest in a healthy diet has led to higher consumption of food and food ingredients with potential health benefits. Of late, consumers have become more conscious of their diet.
Increasing population of baby boomers is a major factor driving the consumption of clinical nutrition products. With increasing age, digestion abilities of the human digestive system decreases, thus makes it difficult for the body to absorb all the required nutrients from food. Loss of appetite is also a common problem among baby boomers.