Authored By: Sarah
15 Jul 2024

 Virgin Coconut Oil Market to grow by USD 1249.04 million between 2024-2028

According to a research report “ Virgin Coconut Oil Market” by Application (Organic, Conventional) Distribution Channel (Offline, Online) Geography (APAC, Europe, North America, Middle East and Africa, South America)- Global Forecast to 2028 published by Technavio, the market size is estimated to grow by USD 1249.04 million at a CAGR of  11.14% during the forecast period. In the global virgin coconut oil market, the primary growth catalyst is the oil's health benefits. These advantages include cholesterol reduction through lauric acid, candida control due to caprylic acid, and heart disease risk mitigation, as evidenced by the low cardiovascular disease rates among Pacific Island populations with high coconut oil consumption..

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By Application, the Organic segment is projected to dominate the market size in 2024.

In the global Virgin Coconut Oil market, convenience and grocery stores have emerged as crucial distribution channels. With urbanization and shifting consumer preferences, the proliferation of these stores is a worldwide phenomenon. Time-strapped urban populations increasingly opt for this format, making it a significant player in the market. Organized retail, including supermarkets and hypermarkets, dominates the distribution landscape due to their popularity and attractive offerings, such as discounts and eye-catching displays, which boost sales of Virgin Coconut Oil and related products.

By Distribution Channel, Offline  segment is expected to hold the largest market size for the year 2024.

In the business realm of the global virgin coconut oil market, the organic sector has experienced substantial expansion. The escalating consumer trend towards natural and organic consumer goods has fueled the demand for premium organic virgin coconut oil. This oil is sourced from coconuts cultivated using organic farming techniques, which exclude synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, and genetically modified organisms. The superior quality of organic virgin coconut oil is attributed to these practices and its association with numerous health advantages. A primary catalyst for the organic segment's growth in the virgin coconut oil market is the heightened consumer consciousness regarding the potential hazards of chemically-derived products.

APAC is forecasted to hold the largest market size by region in 2024.

In the APAC region, the Philippines and Indonesia spearhead the production of virgin coconut oil, catering to a burgeoning global demand. Major market players, unable to satiate this escalating need, primarily export their offerings to the US, UK, Canada, and European and South American nations. Amidst this increasing pressure, these players are actively expanding their production capacities to remain competitive and meet market demands. Keywords: APAC, virgin coconut oil, production, export, demand, Philippines, Indonesia, major players, global markets, competition.

The Virgin Coconut Oil Market t growth and forecasting report also includes detailed analyses of the competitive landscape of the market growth and forecasting and information about 20 market companies, including:

  • Adret Retail Pvt. Ltd.
  • Apex and Coco and Solar Energy Ltd
  • Archer Daniels Midland Co.
  • Barleans Organic Oils LLC
  • C Coconut Water
  • Greenville Agro Corp.
  • Harin Bio Tech International Pvt Ltd.
  • Healthy Traditions Inc.
  • Kinsfolk Agro Industries Pvt Ltd.
  • Marico Ltd.
  • Millennium Specialty Coco Prodcuts Inc.
  • Naturesvelvet
  • Nutiva Inc.
  • Orgrain India Pvt. Ltd.
  • SC Global Coco Products Inc
  • Sun Bio Naturals Pvt Ltd.
  • Tata Consumer Products Ltd.
  • The Hain Celestial Group Inc.
  • Vama Oil Pvt Ltd.
  • Dr. Bronners Magic Soaps
  • iTi Tropicals

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Research Analysis Overview

In the dynamic marketplace, the demand for Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) continues to surge in both B2C and B2B segments. Convenience stores and supermarkets/hypermarkets are major distribution channels for this versatile product. Institutional purchases, particularly in the food & beverage industry, have shown significant growth due to the oil's eco-conscious values and health benefits. The end-use application segment includes personal care & cosmetics, where VCO's use as a base ingredient is on the rise due to its ethical considerations and societal patterns favoring natural and wholesome dietary choices. In the food products sector, medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) present in VCO are increasingly preferred for their health benefits and consumer trends towards well-being. Consumer expenditure on healthier dietary choices and heightened health awareness have contributed to the confluence of factors driving the growth of the Virgin Coconut Oil market. Packaging choices, such as plastic bottles in the segment, cater to the convenience sought by consumers while maintaining eco-conscious values. The plastic bottles segment in the packaging choice market is expected to grow in tandem with the Virgin Coconut Oil market.

Market Research Overview

In the dynamic and evolving market of edible oils, virgin coconut oil (VCO) has gained significant attention due to its numerous health benefits and consumer preferences for ethical and wholesome dietary choices. The food and beverages segment, including conventional and organic products, utilizes VCO as a functional ingredient in various applications, such as paleo and keto diets, functional foods, and nutraceutical ingredients. In the personal care sector, VCO is valued for its anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antioxidant properties, making it an essential component in immune health supplements and medical consumables. The virgin coconut oil market caters to both B2C and B2B segments, with end-use applications ranging from food products to personal care and cosmetics. Consumer trends, driven by health awareness, societal patterns, and ethical considerations, have led to increased demand for eco-conscious values and sustainable packaging choices, such as plastic bottles in the market. Furthermore, VCO's health benefits, including its role in anti-cancer therapy, Alzheimer's disease, HIV/AIDS, and diabetes management, have contributed to its growing popularity. The confluence of these factors has resulted in a robust market for virgin coconut oil, with significant growth potential in various sectors.


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