GVR Report cover Textured Soy Protein Market Size, Share & Trends Report

Textured Soy Protein Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product Type (Organic, Non-GMO, Conventional), By Application (Food, Feed), By Region (Europe, APAC, North America), And Segment Forecasts, 2019 - 2025

  • Report ID: GVR-3-68038-625-7
  • Number of Pages: 80
  • Format: Electronic (PDF)

Report Overview

The global textured soy protein market size valued at USD 3.53 billion in 2018 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.1% from 2019 to 2025. Increasing demand for protein-rich food is expected to drive the market for textured soy protein over the forecast period. Owing to increasing health awareness, consumers are opting for low-carb and low-fat foods, which is also driving the product demand.

U.S. textured soy protein market

Moreover, the rising demand in the functional drinks industry is expected to support market growth over the forecast period. Increasing demand for Ready-to-Eat (RTE) food products owing to a hectic lifestyle is projected to drive the market further. Also, the growing popularity of textured soy protein as a meat substitute is likely to contribute to market expansion.

According to studies published in 2018, demand for meat substitutes and other plant-based substitutes for animal-based products, such as milk, yogurt, and cheese, increased by 25% and 17%, respectively. Furthermore, on account of increasing environmental concerns and awareness about animal cruelty manufacturers are introducing meat analog products, which is likely to fuel product demand.

Non-GMO soy protein was the largest product segment in 2018 and is expected to maintain its dominant position throughout the forecast period. North America was the largest regional market in 2018; however, Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market at a CAGR of 11.4% over the forecast period.

Product Type Insights

Non-GMO product type held a 53.9% share of the global textured soy protein market in 2018 and is expected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period. Increasing awareness about the harmful effects of Genetically Modified (GM) crops and demand for non-GMO products are likely to drive the segment. Moreover, restrictions on genetically modified soya beans in India, China, and other countries have fueled the demand for non-GMO crops.

The organic segment is expected to register the fastest CAGR of 9.4% from 2019 to 2025. The segment is driven by the increase in demand for organic food products across the globe. Hectic work schedule has fueled the demand for organic foods & beverages containing textured soy protein. Furthermore, rising health consciousness has increased the demand for preservative- and additive-free products.

Application Insights

Food application led the global market in 2018 and is projected to expand further at the fastest CAGR of 9.3% from 2019 to 2025. Textured vegetable proteins are becoming popular due to increasing demand for meat alternatives, which is likely to fuel the segment growth. Soya proteins play an important role as a source of complementary & supplementary proteins and help enhance the solubility, water absorption, viscosity, emulsification, texture, and anti-oxidation, which in turn, boosts their demand.

Global textured soy protein market

Moreover, soya helps in preventing various chronic diseases, such as heart disease, hypertension, certain cancers, diabetes, and osteoporosis. In also helps in maintaining body function and is a source of major amino acids. Thus, it has a huge demand in the food application segment. Feed segment is expected to witness a CAGR of 8.5% over the forecast period. Soya bean meal is widely used as a protein source in poultry and other livestock industry due to its unique combination of essential amino acids required for the growth of livestock.

Regional Insights

North America was the largest region in 2018 and accounted for half of the overall market share. Increasing the vegan population and health awareness in the region are the key factors driving its growth. On the other hand, Asia Pacific is expected to register the fastest CAGR of 11.4% over the forecast period. Increasing soya bean production coupled with the rising awareness about the health benefits of soya bean is boosting the regional market growth. China is one of the largest consumers in this region. It accounted for more than a 20% share of the Asia Pacific market.

Key Companies & Market Share Insights

The global market is highly competitive. Most of the companies have undertaken business strategies, such as merger & acquisition and product innovation to acquire a greater market share. Some of the prominent players in the textured soy protein market include: 

  • Archer Daniels Midland Company

  • Cargill, Inc.

  • Wilmar BioEthanol

  • Victoria Group

  • Bremil Group

  • Sonic Biochem




  • Bunge

Textured Soy Protein Market Report Scope

Report Attribute


The market size value in 2020

USD 4.16 billion

The revenue forecast in 2025

USD 6.49 billion

Growth Rate

CAGR of 9.1% from 2019 to 2025

The base year for estimation


Historical data

2015 - 2017

Forecast period

2019 - 2025

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD million and CAGR from 2019 to 2025

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments covered

Type, application, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Central & South America; MEA

Country scope

U.S.; Germany; U.K.; China; India

Key companies profiled

Archer Daniels Midland Company; Cargill, Inc.; Wilmar BioEthanol; Victoria Group; Bremil Group; Sonic Biochem; CROWN SOYA PROTEIN GROUP; HOYA FOOD; SHANDONG YUXIN BIO-TECH CO., LTD.; Bunge

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2015 to 2025. For this study, Grand View Research has segmented the global textured soy protein market report based on product type, application, and region:

  • Product Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2015 - 2025)

    • Non-GMO

    • Conventional

    • Organic

  • Application Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2015 - 2025)

    • Food

    • Feed

  • Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2015 - 2025)

    • North America

      • The U.S.

    • Europe

      • Germany

      • U.K.

    • Asia Pacific

      • China

      • India

    • Central & South America

    • Middle East & Africa

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