Ingredient Market Report

Every year GOED publishes an Ingredient Market Report that provides a detailed description (500+ pages) of the size and value of the global ingredients market for EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) omega-3 oils. For the purposes of this report, an omega-3 oil is an oil containing EPA and/or DHA, used as an ingredient in consumer products, including dietary supplements, food additives, pharmaceuticals, clinical nutrition, infant formula or pet food/supplements. This specifically excludes oils used as ingredients for feed in aquaculture or livestock/poultry production. 

Estimates of ingredient volume and value are separated by raw material source and oil type, geographic region, and consumer application. Volume figures are provided in metric tons (mT), values in millions of US dollars (MM$). The report also includes detailed analysis of the market trends and factors influencing market growth. 

Charts and figures include:

  • By Source Type: 
    • Refined Oils
    • Concentrates
    • Krill
    • Algae
    • Fish Species (Anchovy, Tuna, Sardine, Menhaden, Salmon, Hoki, Pollock, Cod Liver, Squid, Krill, Mussels, Calanus)
  • By Form: 
    • Ethyl Ester
    • Triglyceride
    • Phospholipid
  • By Region: 
    • United States
    • European Union
    • Mexico
    • Canada
    • China
    • Japan
    • Asia Pacific
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
    • South America
    • Australia
    • Rest of World
  • By End Use Application: 
    • Dietary Supplement
    • Food & Beverage
    • Pet Food
    • Infant Formula
    • Pharmaceutical
    • Clinical Nutrition/Medical Food


This extensive report is compiled by GOED. Because we have very strong credibility in the market, we are uniquely positioned to access detailed business intelligence from our members. As a result, this is the most accurate and comprehensive report available on the global EPA and DHA category.

Cost of report: $8000 (includes 500 page report and Excel spreadsheet with all raw data)