Soya Flour market - By Product Type, By Application & Global Region - Market Size, Trends, Share & Forecast 2020-2025

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  • Published on: Jan 2021
  • Report ID: KDMI-6866
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Soya beans are known to be a rich source of protein and are extensively used in many food items worldwide. Soya flour is obtained by grinding these soybeans and is finely grounded into a powder. They are vividly and widely used in the food industry for preparing bakery products, confectionaries, baby foods, cereals and pet food as an additive. The flour helps in improving taste as well as texture of the food and along with protein; it is also a source of dietary fiber, isoflavones, iron, vitamins, calcium and potassium which makes it one of the healthiest foods in the world.

Soy flour is a gluten-free product which is preferred by health conscious consumers as well as by fitness trainers among others as potentially efficient breakfast cereals. Global soya flour market is expected to flourish at a more than healthy CAGR in the coming years.


The growth of this market is attributed towards major pertaining factors including the rising popularity of vegan diets, increasing demand for gluten-free flour and organic, natural, healthy, and baked food products, growing demand for soy-derived flour in processed baked items owing to its nutritional qualities and growing population of working professionals and increasing demand for ready-to-eat products etc.

Also, with its beneficial properties, such as solubility and absorption abilities, trans-fat free, whole-grain food products, soya flour significantly enhances the functional characteristics of the food items it is added to. In recent times, several other industrial uses of soya flour have come up front, which in turn is expected to bring more traction to soya flour, thereby fueling the growth of the overall market.

Additionally, soy flour is used in many food products to enhance nutritional value of the product as it is high source of vegan protein, and healthy oils. Also, it offer several other health benefits such as it reduces risk of heart disease, reduce menopausal symptoms, lowers blood cholesterol etc. Soy flour provides bases for soymilk and textured vegetable which is trending worldwide in turn increasing market demand for soy flour.

Moreover, major baked goods manufacturers are launching new products to cater to the growing consumer demand. For instance, in April 2016, Britannia Industries Ltd. launched ‘Vita Rich Slice’ bread made up of refined soy and wheat flour. These launchings add to the market growth significantly.

Furthermore, In 1999, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved that the usage of soy protein is beneficial for the health as well as it helps to reduce the risk of associated heart disease. Moreover, the FDA also authorized the product nutrition labels stating soy protein consumption reduces the risk of coronary heart disease. The FDA established that introduction of soy protein in a regular diet reduces the saturated fat and cholesterol level in the human body. These initiatives ensure significant growth of the market in the foreseeable future.

However, strict government rules, easy access to other alternative nutritious products, consumer skepticism, lack of availability in developing countries and allergies associated with soy are a few factors that impede and hinder the growth of this market.


By Product Type:

  • Full-fat/Natural
  • Low-fat
  • Defatted

By Application:

  • Bakery & Confectionery
  • Meat Substitute
  • Health Products
  • Others


The North American region has been dominating this market and is expected to continue to do the same owing to the rising importance of vegan dies among consumers in the countries in the region. U.S. is the largest contributor in this region.

The Asia Pacific region is currently the fastest-growing region in the market. Japan is one of the largest consumers of soy-based flour in the Asia Pacific as the consumption of traditional foods in the region is the highest. Also, India and China have shown higher growth rate in terms of production and are expected to grow at a significant rate in the coming years.

Lastly, Brazil in Latin America contributes to the maximum share of soy flour in terms of production volume whereas, countries like Uruguay, Bolivia and Ukraine are gaining interest in production of soy flour which is contributing and will enhance the growth of overall global market.


  • Archer Daniels Midland Company
  • Vippy Industries Ltd.
  • Unitechem Co. Ltd.
  • Gushen Group
  • Harvest Innovations
  • Unitechem
  • Shandong Yuxin Bio-Tech
  • Foodchem International Corporation
  • Sakthi Soyas Limited
  • Scoular Food Ingredients Group
  • Cargill Incorporated
  • World Food Processing
  • Ingredion
  • The Scoular Company
  • Sunopta
  • Anchor Ingredients
  • EHL Limited
  • Other Players


  • In August 2020, CME Group had announced that it would launch South American Soybean (Platts) Futures on Sept. 21, pending all relevant regulatory review periods. This contract was said to offer market participants a new tool to directly manage exposure to the Brazilian soybean market.
  • In October 2020, it was reportedly found out that Delta Agrofood Industries, a joint venture of SEACOM and Samuda, was set to invest Tk 1,200 crore in the production of various soy and wheat products with an aim to meet the country's growing demand for healthier consumer goods. Under the fresh investment, Delta Agrofood will establish a new factory to produce both crude and refined soyabean oil, soybean cake, soya milk and flour.

Timeline Considered for Analysis:

- 2019: Base Year

- 2020: Estimated Year

- 2020 to 2025: Forecast Period

Research Scope and Deliverables

Overview & Executive Summary

Market Drivers, Trends, Challenges and Opportunities

Market Size and Forecast Projections

Macroeconomic Indicators of Various Countries Impacting the Growth of the Market

Extensive Coverage of Industry Players including Recent Product Launches and Market Activities

Porter’s Five Force Analysis

Market Segmentation Analysis:

Industry report analyses the global soya flour market by the following segments:

- Product Type

- Application

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Key Questions Answered in the Global Soya Flour Industry Report

  • What is the overall market size in 2019? What will be the market growth during the forecast period i.e. 2020-2025?
  • Which region would have high demand for product in the upcoming years?
  • What are the factors driving the growth of the market?
  • Which sub-market will make the most significant contribution to the market?
  • What are the market opportunities for existing and entry-level players?
  • What are various long-term and short-term strategies adopted by the market players?

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