Caffeine is the world’s most popular drug. It is the most commonly consumed psychoactive substance in the world. Caffeine is a substance that is naturally produced in the leaves and seeds of many plants, including coffee beans, guarana, yerba mat?, cacao beans, and tea. Caffeine is determined as a drug because it is a central nervous system stimulant. It is used to provide a boost of energy, causing increased alertness. Caffeine gives most people a temporary energy boost and elevates mood, and is also used to stay awake longer.
Caffeine (C8H10N4O2) is the common name for trimethylxanthine. It is a bitter, white crystalline xanthine alkaloid that is a psychoactive stimulant drug. Caffeine was discovered by a German chemist, Friedrich Ferdinand Runge, in 1819. He coined the term kaffein, a chemical compound in coffee, which in English became caffeine. Caffeine is also part of the chemical mixtures and insoluble complexes guaranine found in guarana, mateine found in mate, and theine found in non-herbal tea; all of which contain additional alkaloids such as the cardiac stimulants theophylline and theobromine, and often other chemicals such as polyphenols which can form insoluble complexes with caffeine.
The global caffeine production, which measures output worldwide, was expected to reach xx tons in 2016 with an increase of xx% from its year-earlier level. The global caffeine market size is estimated to grow from USD xx million in 2011 to USD xx million by 2016, at an estimated CAGR of xx% between 2011 and 2016. With regards to this, key players of caffeine industry are expected to find potential opportunities in this market.
The global caffeine market report profiles some of the key technological developments in the recent times. It also profiles some of the leading players in the market and analyzes their key strategies. The competitive landscape section of the report provides a clear insight into the market share analysis of key industry players. The major players in the global caffeine market are Siegfried, CSPC Pharma, KUDOS, Shandong Xinhua, Aarti Healthcare, Tianjin Zhong’an, Jilin Shulan, Shiratori, Delta Synthetic, Cocam, etc.
The global caffeine industry is relatively concentrated, with the market share of top 10 caffeine producers at xx%.