"Market Intelligence that Adds Flavour to Your Success"

Organic Whey Protein Market Size, Share & Industry Analysis, By Type (Concentrates, Isolates, Hydrolysates), By Application (Food and Beverage [Dietary Supplements, Beverages, Infant Formula, Bakery, Confectionery] Cosmetics and Personal Care) And Regional Forecast, 2024-2032

Region :Global | Report ID: FBI104368 | Status : Ongoing



The organic whey protein market is observing a significant growth due to the shift in consumers' preferences towards organic products. The wide utilization of organic whey protein as a food ingredient and also in cosmetics and personal care products are the factors driving its market growth. The rising awareness among the consumers about the benefits of organic whey protein such as improvement in body strength, presence of essential amino acids, and its antioxidant properties has led them to largely incorporate organic whey protein in their diet. The rising trend of joining health clubs and fitness centers by the consumers and the increasing interest of youngsters towards sports and nutrition are propelling the market growth.

The global organic whey protein manufacturers are introducing new products and new concepts of customized protein based on individual requirements for catering to evolving consumer demands. The manufacturers are also launching new flavors in organic whey protein to increase its desirability. They are also incorporating organic whey protein in various health drinks to improve its nutritional qualities, which in turn is fuelling its market growth. Online platforms are serving as a quick and convenient way of introducing organic whey protein products. The growing popularity of online retailing and the strengthening of e-commerce channels has aided in boosting the organic whey protein market growth.

The rising inclination of consumers towards organic and clean-label products is driving the organic whey protein market. The negative health impacts associated with consuming non-organic food products and the higher chances of adulteration in those products is also acting as a major factor in driving the market. The consumption of organic products has increased in recent years. The positive effects of consuming organic products on health, lifestyle as well as on the environment and sustainable development is propelling the organic whey protein market growth.

Key Market Driver -

Rising Demand for Organic and Clean-Label Products

Key Market Restraint -

High Price of Organic Whey Protein

The organic whey protein has comparatively higher prices than the conventional protein which is hampering its market growth. The emerging economies where the consumers are price conscious prefer conventional whey protein over organic variants which is negatively impacting the market growth. Further, due to the rising trend of veganism consumers are shifting towards plant-based proteins, which in turn is acting as a restraint in its growth.

Key Players Covered:

The key companies operating in the global organic whey protein market are Milk Specialties, ConnOils LLC, The Milky Whey, Inc., SunOpta Grains and Foods Group, Rumiano Cheese Company, The Organic Protein Company, Glanbia Nutritionals, NOW Foods, Organic Valley,  and The Organic Protein Company.

The organic whey protein market is segmented on the basis of type and application. The organic whey protein concentrate is the leading type. The concentrate is the most consumed variant of organic whey protein and it consists of a low level of fat, cholesterol, and lactose. The isolate segment is also growing at a significant rate. They contain the highest percentage of protein, contains a high amount of antioxidants, the least amount of carbs and fats, which aids in boosting the immune system.

The food and beverage application segment is leading owing to the wide utilization of organic whey protein in various foods products. The growing health consciousness among the consumers about the nutritional benefits of organic whey protein has influenced its wide incorporation in bakery products, dietary supplements, beverages, and others. The organic whey protein is widely utilized for formulating infant formula as it contains the same components found in breast milk which is fuelling its market growth. Organic whey protein is also used for manufacturing cosmetics and personal care products as a skin-softening and hair conditioning agent which is acts as a driving factor for its market growth.

Regional Analysis:

North America is witnessing considerable growth due to the consumers increasing demand for organic and clean-label products. Increasing population and rising awareness about the health benefits of consuming organic whey protein among many individuals are anticipated to fuel the market growth. The increase in consumption of organic whey protein in the form of functional food and beverages is boosting its regional market growth.

Asia Pacific region is expected to emerge as the fastest-growing market for organic whey protein. An increase in awareness about organic protein supplements, changing lifestyles, and rapid urbanization are the factors driving the market. The rising inclination of millennials towards sports nutrition and fitness are also aiding in the market growth. The rising disposable income of the consumers which allows them to spend on organic products is boosting its regional sales performance.

Europe is anticipated to witness significant growth in the upcoming years. The organic whey protein market is driven by the presence of mature sports nutrition and infant formula manufacturing industries in the region. Countries such as Germany, France, and Spain are the potential markets for organic whey protein. The demand for dairy alternatives has increased among the lactose intolerant population and expanding the food industry in the region is driving the market for organic whey protein.

To gain extensive insights into the market, Request for Customization




By Type

  • Concentrates

  • Isolates

  • Hydrolysates

By Application

  • Food and Beverage

    • Dietary Supplements

    • Beverages

    • Infant Formula

    • Bakery

    • Confectionery

  • Cosmetics and Personal Care

By Geography

  • North America (U.S., Canada, and Mexico)

  • Europe (Germany, France, Italy, Spain, U.K., Russia, and Rest of Europe)

  • Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, Australia, and Rest of Asia Pacific)

  • South America (Brazil, Argentina, and Rest of South America)

  • Middle East & Africa (South Africa, UAE, and Rest of ME&A)

Key Industry Developments

  • In March 2018, Carrington Farms, a natural food product manufacturer acquired whey protein manufacturer Tera’s Whey to expand its whey protein sector. Tera’s Whey company produces a range of United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) certified organic whey protein powders made from goat milk.

  • Ongoing
  • 2023
  • 2019-2022

Personalize this Research

  • Granular Research on Specified Regions or Segments
  • Companies Profiled based on User Requirement
  • Broader Insights Pertaining to a Specific Segment or Region
  • Breaking Down Competitive Landscape as per Your Requirement
  • Other Specific Requirement on Customization
Request Customization Banner

Food & Beverages Clients


Client Testimonials

“We are quite happy with the methodology you outlined. We really appreciate the time your team has spent on this project, and the efforts of your team to answer our questions.”

- One of the largest & renowned medical research centers based in the U.S. on a report on the U.S. NIPT Market.

“Thanks a million. The report looks great!”

- Feedback from a consultant on a report on the U.S. Beef Market.

“Thanks for the excellent report and the insights regarding the lactose market.”

- Brazil based company specializing in production of protein ingredients.

“I liked the report; would it be possible to send me the PPT version as I want to use a few slides in an internal presentation that I am preparing.”

- Global Digital Services Agency on a report on the Global Luxury Goods Market.

“This report is really well done and we really appreciate it! Again, I may have questions as we dig in deeper. Thanks again for some really good work.”

- U.S.-based biotechnology company focussing on treatment of chronic pain.

“Kudos to your team. Thank you very much for your support and agility to answer our questions.”

- Europe-based provider of solutions to automate data centre operations.

“We appreciate you and your team taking out time to share the report and data file with us, and we are grateful for the flexibility provided to modify the document as per request. This does help us in our business decision making. We would be pleased to work with you again, and hope to continue our business relationship long into the future.”

- India-based manufacturer of industrial and specialty intermediates with a strong global presence.

“I want to first congratulate you on the great work done on the Medical Platforms project. Thank you so much for all your efforts.”

- One of the largest cosmetics company in the world.

“Thank you very much. I really appreciate the work your team has done. I feel very comfortable recommending your services to some of the other startups that I’m working with, and will likely establish a good long partnership with you.”

- U.S. based startup operating in the cultivated meat market.

“We received the below report on the U.S. market from you. We were very satisfied with the report.”

- Global hearing aids manufacturer.

“I just finished my first pass-through of the report. Great work! Thank you!”

- U.S. based solar racking solutions provider.

“Thanks again for the great work on our last partnership. We are ramping up a new project to understand the imaging and imaging service and distribution market in the U.S.”

- World’s leading advisory firm.

“We feel positive about the results. Based on the presented results, we will do strategic review of this new information and might commission a detailed study on some of the modules included in the report after end of the year. Overall we are very satisfied and please pass on the praise to the team. Thank you for the co-operation!”

- Germany based machine construction company.

“Thank you very much for the very good report. I have another requirement on cutting tools, paper crafts and decorative items.”

- Japanese manufacturing company of stationery products.

“We are happy with the professionalism of your in-house research team as well as the quality of your research reports. Looking forward to work together on similar projects”

- One of the Leading Food Companies in Germany

“We appreciate the teamwork and efficiency for such an exhaustive and comprehensive report. The data offered to us was exactly what we were looking for. Thank you!”

- Intuitive Surgical

“I recommend Fortune Business Insights for their honesty and flexibility. Not only that they were very responsive and dealt with all my questions very quickly but they also responded honestly and flexibly to the detailed requests from us in preparing the research report. We value them as a research company worthy of building long-term relationships.”

- Major Food Company in Japan

“Well done Fortune Business Insights! The report covered all the points and was very detailed. Looking forward to work together in the future”

- Ziering Medical

“It has been a delightful experience working with you guys. Thank you Fortune Business Insights for your efforts and prompt response”

- Major Manufacturer of Precision Machine Parts in India

“I had a great experience working with Fortune Business Insights. The report was very accurate and as per my requirements. Very satisfied with the overall report as it has helped me to build strategies for my business”

- Hewlett-Packard

“This is regarding the recent report I bought from Fortune Business insights. Remarkable job and great efforts by your research team. I would also like to thank the back end team for offering a continuous support and stitching together a report that is so comprehensive and exhaustive”

- Global Management Consulting Firm

“Please pass on our sincere thanks to the whole team at Fortune Business Insights. This is a very good piece of work and will be very helpful to us going forward. We know where we will be getting business intelligence from in the future.”

- UK-based Start-up in the Medical Devices Sector

“Thank you for sending the market report and data. It looks quite comprehensive and the data is exactly what I was looking for. I appreciate the timeliness and responsiveness of you and your team.”

- One of the Largest Companies in the Defence Industry
We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies . Privacy.