Organic Milk is invariably consumed in most parts of the world. The organic milk consists of all milk and milk products derived from animals that are fed organic feed that is devoid of any animal by-products, have access to fresh pastures, and are not preserved with any synthetic hormones or antibiotics. The term organic only refers to the process in which the milk is organised and has no relation to the end-product nutrient profile. Global Organic Milk market was valued, in 2017 USD XX million and in 2024 is expected to reach at USD XX million with growing CAGR of XX%.
The global Organic Milk market is growing due to increasing consumer preference for naturally and organically grown products. This positive view of organics is due to several factors such as the awareness of anything organic as pure and healthy, increasing care for environment and concern for farm animals. All these factors are essential for the acceptance of organic milk products, thereby important to the popularity of labels such as ‘grass-fed’ and ‘pasture-raised’. Charge is an important constraining factor for organic milk market as organic milk is almost thrice as costly as regular milk. This high difference limits the scope of the market only to high and urban aware patrons. The consumer shift towards organic dairy products is also subjective by the large scale food adulteration scandals that have happened recently.
Organic Milk market is very competitive and fragmented, the market consists of various players, few key players of the market are Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited, OMSCo (Organic Milk Suppliers Cooperative), Danone (WhiteWave Foods Company), Agropur Dairy Cooperative, Organic Valley, Dairy Farmers of America Inc., Arla Foods Amba, Donegal Investment Group plc. among others.
The Organic Milk market is classified into application, packaging type, distribution channel and region. Based on the application the Organic Milk market is bifurcated into milk, dairy products and milk-based beverages and others. It is expected that in the coming years milk-based beverages to dominate the Organic Milk market. Moreover, on the basis of packaging type the market is classified into pouches, cartons, bottles, and cans.
Additional, Based on region the market is segmented into North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America and Middle East & Africa.
Market segmented based on medium of packaging type:
Market segmented based on medium of distribution channel:
• Convenience and grocery stores
• Specialty stores
• The internet
• Direct selling
Market segmented based on medium of application:
• Dairy products
• Milk-based beverages
Market segmented based on region:
• North America
• Rest of Europe
• Rest of Asia-Pacific
• Latin America
• Rest of Latin America
• Middle East and Africa (MEA)
• South Africa
• Saudi Arabia
• Rest of MEA