Organic milk is derived from livestock that is grown utilizing organic method. This livestock is not given ant growth improving hormones or antibiotics. Organic milk market also includes milk yields obtained from livestock that have entrance to fresh pastures and are given organic feed. The global organic milk market is projected to boost considerably during the forecast period with the increasing demand for organic and natural food products. Milk offers the vital nutrients required for the development and growth of human beings. Rising recognition among customers about the health advantages related to the intake of organic food will further drive the growth of global organic milk market.
Growing inclination of customers for organic food products together with increasing population base of unhealthy customers with diseases like high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular diseases, and others, are other major factors fueling the market growth. Moreover, the escalating requirement for convenience food products along with the elevating disposable income of customers is anticipated to surge the market growth during the years to come.
The global organic milk market can be segregated based on pasteurization, type, flavor, source, distribution channel, packaging, and region. By type, the market is divided into partly skimmed milk, skimmed milk, and whole milk. By source, the market is categorized into cow, buffalo, and others. By flavor, the market is divided into flavored (strawberry, chocolate, vanilla, & others) and non-flavor. By distribution channel, the market is classified into HORECA, specialty store, retailer, modern trade, convenience store, and others. By pasteurization, the market is segmented into ultra-pasteurization, vat pasteurization, and high temperature short time (HTST) method. By packaging, the market is categorized into cans, pounches, tetra packs, bottles, and bulk packs.
Geographically, Asia Pacific organic milk market is projected to witness lucrative expansion rate during the forecast period owing to the increasing population base and the altering lifestyles of customers. North America governs the global organic milk market with the highest market share due to the growing consciousness about the health advantages of natural products.
Akshayakalpa Farms and Foods Pvt. Ltd., Agropur cooperative, Dairy Australia Ltd., Arla Foods Amba, Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd., Danone SA, Organic Valley, Organic Milk Suppliers Co-operative Ltd., Saputo Inc., and Royal FrieslandCampina NV, are few of the leading players within the global organic milk market. To cite, Arla Foods, in September 2017, introduced its foremost branded organic milk product in the Middle East. The company strategically launched the product to get into the prospective market outside Europe.