Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Analysis and Forecast to 2031: By Grade (USP Grade, Technical Grade), Application (Excipient, Glycerine as a Care Product), and Region

Glycerine, also called glycerol, is a clear, colorless, viscous liquid that has a sweet taste. It is widely used in the food industry as a sweetener and humectant and is also a component of some pharmaceutical preparations, such as cough syrup.

Glycerine is a component of triglycerides, which are fats and oils. It can be obtained from these triglycerides by hydrolysis, or by the catalytic hydrogenation of carbohydrates such as glucose or sucrose.

Glycerine has a number of uses in the pharmaceutical industry. It is used as a solvent, emulsifier, and humectant in many oral, topical, and injectable preparations. It is also used as a cryoprotectant in some vaccines, as it helps to prevent ice crystals from forming and damaging the vaccine.

Key Trends

There are a few key trends in pharmaceutical glycerin technology.

One is the development of more efficient methods of production. This includes the use of enzymes and other catalysts to improve the yield of glycerin from fats and oils.

Another trend is the use of glycerin as an excipient in pharmaceutical formulations. This can improve the stability and shelf life of medications.

Finally, there is an increasing interest in using glycerin as a green solvent. This is because it is non-toxic and biodegradable.

Key Drivers

The key drivers of the pharmaceutical glycerine market are its wide range of applications in the pharmaceutical industry and its low cost.

Glycerine is a clear, colorless, and odorless liquid with a sweet taste. It is widely used in the pharmaceutical industry as an emollient, humectant, and solvent.

The low cost of glycerine makes it an attractive alternative to other pharmaceutical ingredients.

Restraints & Challenges

The key restraints and challenges in the pharmaceutical glycerin market are:

1. Stringent government regulations: The regulations governing the use of glycerin in pharmaceuticals are very strict. This is because glycerin is classified as a food additive and its use in medicines is regulated by the FDA.

2. Limited applications: Glycerin has limited applications in the pharmaceutical industry. It is mainly used as an excipient in oral and topical formulations.

3. Competition from other excipients: There is stiff competition from other excipients such as maltodextrin, sorbitol, and mannitol, which are used in similar formulations.

Market Segments

The pharmaceutical glycerine market is segmented by grade, application, and region. By grade, the market is classified into USP grade, and technical grade. Based on the application, it is bifurcated into excipient, and glycerine as a care product. Region-wise, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the rest of the World.

Key Players

The pharmaceutical glycerine market includes players such as DuPont, Cargill, Universal Preserv A Chem Inc., TCC Glycerin, Procter and Gamble Co., Godrej Group, Emery Oleochemicals Group, Archer Daniels Midland Company, Renewable Energy Group Inc., Reagents Company, and others.

Why GIS?

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Market Introduction
1.1. Objectives of the Study
1.2. Market Definition and Research & Scope
1.3. Research Methodologies
1.4. Market Estimation Techniques

Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Summary
2.2. Key Highlights of the Market

Chapter 3. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Outlook
3.1. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Segmentation
3.2. Market Dynamics
3.2.1. Market Drivers
3.2.1.1. Driver 1
3.2.1.2. Driver 2
3.2.1.3. Driver 3
3.2.2. Market Restraints
3.2.2.1. Restraint 1
3.2.2.2. Restraint 2
3.2.3. Market Opportunities
3.2.3.1. Opportunity 1
3.2.3.2. Opportunity 2
3.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.3.1. Threat of New Entrants
3.3.2. Threat of Substitutes
3.3.3. Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.3.4. Bargaining Power of Supplier
3.3.5. Competitive Rivalry
3.4. PESTLE Analysis
3.5. Value Chain Analysis
3.5.1. Raw Material Suppliers
3.5.2. Manufacturers
3.5.3. Wholesalers and/or Retailers
3.6. Impact of the Russia and Ukraine War on the Global Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market

Chapter 4. Economic Impact of COVID-19
4.1. Overall Impact of COVID-19
4.2. Impact of COVID On the Global Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market
4.3. Economic Impact Analysis

Chapter 5. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market by Application
5.1. Market Overview
5.2. Excipient
5.2.1. Market Size and Forecast, 2021-2031 ($Million)
5.2.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region, 2021-2031 ($Million)
5.3. Glycerin As a Care Product
5.3.1. Market Size and Forecast, 2021-2031 ($Million)
5.3.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region, 2021-2031 ($Million)

Chapter 6. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market by Grade
6.1. Market Overview
6.2. USP Grade
6.2.1. Market Size and Forecast, 2021-2031 ($Million)
6.2.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region, 2021-2031 ($Million)
6.3. Technical Grade
6.3.1. Market Size and Forecast, 2021-2031 ($Million)
6.3.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region, 2021-2031 ($Million)

Chapter 7. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market, by Region
7.1. Overview
7.2. North America
7.2.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.2.2. North America Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.3. North America Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.4. North America Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Country, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.5. The U.S.
7.2.5.1. The U.S. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.5.2. The U.S. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.6. Canada
7.2.6.1. Canada Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.6.2. Canada Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.7. Mexico
7.2.7.1. Mexico Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.2.7.2. Mexico Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)

7.3. Europe
7.3.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.3.2. Europe Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.3. Europe Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.4. Europe Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Country, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.5. Germany
7.3.5.1. Germany Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.5.2. Germany Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.6. France
7.3.6.1. France Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.6.2. France Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.7. U.K.
7.3.7.1. U.K. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.7.2. U.K. Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.8. Spain
7.3.8.1. Spain Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.8.2. Spain Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.9. Italy
7.3.9.1. Italy Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.9.2. Italy Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.10. Rest of Europe
7.3.10.1. Rest of Europe Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.3.10.2. Rest of Europe Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)

7.4. Asia-Pacific
7.4.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.4.2. Asia-Pacific Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Country, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.3. Asia-Pacific Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.4. Asia-Pacific Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.5. China
7.4.5.1. China Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.5.2. China Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.6. India
7.4.6.1. India Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.6.2. India Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.7. Japan
7.4.7.1. Japan Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.7.2. Japan Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.8. South Korea
7.4.8.1. South Korea Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.8.2. South Korea Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.9. Rest of APAC
7.4.9.1. Rest of APAC Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.4.9.2. Rest of APAC Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)

7.5. Rest of the World
7.5.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.5.2. Rest of the World Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.3. Rest of the World Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.4. Rest of the World Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Country, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.5. Latin America
7.5.5.1. Latin America Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.5.2. Latin America Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.6. Middle East
7.5.6.1. Middle East Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.6.2. Middle East Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.7. Africa
7.5.7.1. Africa Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Application, 2021-2031, ($Million)
7.5.7.2. Africa Pharmaceutical Glycerine Market Size and Forecast by Grade, 2021-2031, ($Million)

Chapter 8. Competitive Landscape
8.1. Market Overview
8.2. Market Share Analysis/Key Player Positioning
8.3. Developmental Strategy Benchmarking
8.3.1. New Product Development
8.3.2. Product Launches
8.3.3. Business Expansions
8.3.4. Partnerships, Joint Ventures, and Collaborations
8.3.5. Mergers and Acquisitions

Chapter 9. Company Profiles
9.1. DuPont
9.1.1. Company Snapshot
9.1.2. Financial Performance
9.1.3. Product Offerings
9.1.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.1.5. SWOT Analysis
9.2. Cargill
9.2.1. Company Snapshot
9.2.2. Financial Performance
9.2.3. Product Offerings
9.2.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.2.5. SWOT Analysis
9.3. Universal Preserv A Chem Inc.
9.3.1. Company Snapshot
9.3.2. Financial Performance
9.3.3. Product Offerings
9.3.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.3.5. SWOT Analysis
9.4. TCC Glycerin
9.4.1. Company Snapshot
9.4.2. Financial Performance
9.4.3. Product Offerings
9.4.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.4.5. SWOT Analysis
9.5. Procter and Gamble Co
9.5.1. Company Snapshot
9.5.2. Financial Performance
9.5.3. Product Offerings
9.5.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.5.5. SWOT Analysis
9.6. Godrej Group
9.6.1. Company Snapshot
9.6.2. Financial Performance
9.6.3. Product Offerings
9.6.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.6.5. SWOT Analysis
9.7. Emery Oleochemicals Group
9.7.1. Company Snapshot
9.7.2. Financial Performance
9.7.3. Product Offerings
9.7.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.7.5. SWOT Analysis
9.8. Archer Daniels Midland Company
9.8.1. Company Snapshot
9.8.2. Financial Performance
9.8.3. Product Offerings
9.8.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.8.5. SWOT Analysis
9.9. Renewable Energy Group Inc.
9.9.1. Company Snapshot
9.9.2. Financial Performance
9.9.3. Product Offerings
9.9.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.9.5. SWOT Analysis
9.10. Reagents Company
9.10.1. Company Snapshot
9.10.2. Financial Performance
9.10.3. Product Offerings
9.10.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.10.5. SWOT Analysis

*The list of companies is subject to change during the final compilation of the report

 

 

Market Segmentation

By Grade

  • USP Grade
  • Technical Grade

By Application

  • Excipient
  • Glycerin As a Care Product

By Region

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • UK
    • France
    • Germany
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • India
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Rest of APAC
  • Rest of the World
    • Latin America
    • Middle East
    • Africa

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