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Global Clinical Nutrition Market (2020 to 2025) - Outlook and Forecast -

July 6, 2020 GMT

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The global clinical nutrition market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 8% during the period 2019-2025.

The global clinical nutrition market reached $51 billion in 2019 is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8% during the forecast period. The growing geriatric population, the increasing incidence of malnutrition, and the increasing prevalence of communicable and non-communicable chronic diseases across the globe are a few major factors driving the growth of the market.


Malnutrition is a widespread healthcare challenge, affecting the lives of millions of people around the world. A high incidence of malnutrition among hospitalized patients, especially in APAC, is driving the demand for clinical nutrition, which is considered as the most effective solution for patients to reduce the mortality rate.

The outbreak of novel coronavirus has been a global catastrophe. The symptoms of COVID-19 span a spectrum, ranging from mild, self-limiting flu to pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and finally, death. A higher percentage of people have died in Europe than in Asia. A recent meta-analysis from China involving 46,248 patients showed that the most prevalent comorbidities in people infected by COVID-19 were hypertension, followed by diabetes, cardiovascular, and respiratory diseases.

The following factors are likely to contribute to the growth of the clinical nutrition market during the forecast period:

  • Increasing Use of Whey Protein in Clinical Nutrition
  • Growing Popularity of Home-based Healthcare
  • High Incidence of Malnutrition Among Hospitalized Patients
  • Enteral Nutrition Driving Market Growth

The study considers the present scenario of the clinical nutrition market and its market dynamics for the period 20192025. It covers a detailed overview of several market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. The report offers both the demand and supply aspect of the market. It profiles and examines leading companies and other prominent ones operating in the market.


The global nutrition market research report includes a detailed segmentation by route of administration, age group, application, end-users, distribution, and geography. The oral and enteral segment dominates a majority share of the market. The growing health awareness among consumers remains one of the key factors driving the growth of the market. This trend is expected to continue during the forecast period. Although clinical nutritional supplements are generally prescribed to individuals that are at high risk of malnutrition, oral supplements are witnessing widespread inclusions in dieticians’ recommendations.

APAC accounts for the largest market share of the global clinical nutrition market. It is expected to witness the fastest growth during the forecast period. The large prevalence of metabolic disorders such as diabetes is boosting the demand for nutritional supplement products. China has the largest number of people who have diabetes globally, with around 116 million people in 2019. The proportion of cancer deaths in Asia is about 57.3% higher than the cancer incidence rate. Thus, with such a prevalence of chronic diseases, the demand for clinical nutrition products is expected to grow. The rise in the ageing population in the country is driving the medical nutrition market India.

Key Questions Answered

Market Dynamics

Opportunities & Trends

  • Increasing Use of Whey Protein in Clinical Nutrition
  • Growing Popularity of Home-Based Healthcare
  • Growing Demand for Parenteral Nutrition
  • Increased Demand in Developing Countries

Growth Enablers

  • High Incidence of Malnutrition Among Hospitalized Patients
  • Higher Nutritional Requirement Among Geriatric Population
  • Rising Incidence of Chronic and Metabolic Disorders
  • Increasing Preference of Enteral Over Parenteral
  • High Demand for Clinical Nutrition Among Cancer Patients


  • Complications Related to Enteral Feeding
  • Stringent Regulations
  • Irregular Reimbursement Coverage for Clinical Nutrition

Prominent Vendors

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Business Overview
  • Major Product Offerings
  • Key Strengths
  • Key Strategies
  • Key Opportunities
  • Danone
  • Nestle Health Science
  • Baxter International Inc.
  • Braun

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Mead Johnson
  • Business Overview
  • Product Offerings
  • Fresenius Kabi
  • Perrigo Nutrition
  • ICU Medical Inc.
  • Otsuka Holding Co. Ltd.
  • Meiji Holding Co. Ltd.
  • Lonza Ltd.
  • Ajinomoto Cambrooke
  • Stepan Mead Johnson
  • Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc
  • Sanofi
  • Grifols S.A
  • Sichuan Kelun Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • American Regent Inc
  • Exela Pharma Sciences
  • Avadel Pharmaceutical
  • Anazaohealth Corporation

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