Diisopropyl Naphthelene Market : Need for Maintaining Quality of Potatoes During Storage Spurring Demand, says TMR

Transparency Market Research has published a new report, titled “Diisopropyl Naphthelene Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 – 2024.” Diisopropyl naphthalene is in high demand as it is used as an adjective in pesticides so as to prevent the sprouting of potatoes when they are stored. It is important that sprouting is prevented in potatoes because when that starts to happen start from the potato gets converted into sugar which is unhealthy for consumption. Moreover, it also results in the darkening of potato when frying which makes them undesirable in the food processing industry.

Consumption of sprouted potatoes also results in health issues such as stomach ache, vomiting, and diarrhoea and therefore there is a high demand for Effective inhibition of sprouting in potatoes, which is subsequently resulting in a high demand for diisopropyl naphthalene. In order to manage the quality of mass stored potato, diisopropyl naphthalene is used, while on a small scale, sprout control potatoes is carried out by storing it in cold temperature. It is important to prevent sprouting in potatoes as it can result in significant reduction of the tube equality if sprouting is allowed to happen.

According to the report, diisopropyl naphthalene is witnessing high demand as the spring of this chemical is required just once in order to safeguard the potatoes from sprouting for one month before their commercialization. Market players are making use of aggressive marketing tactics so as to expand their customers and market share. Mergers and Acquisitions, collaborations, and Partnerships are some of the other activities that are increasingly taking place within the global diisopropyl naphthalene market.

On the basis of geography, the global diisopropyl naphthalene market is segmented into Latin America, Europe, asia-pacific, North America, and the Middle East and Africa. Of these asia-pacific holds dominant shares within the diisopropyl naphthalene market on account of high consumption of potatoes in countries such as India and China. Europe is anticipated to be another key market for diisopropyl naphthalene with countries such as the UK, Germany, and France in the Forefront on account of their high production of potatoes. With increasing consumer awareness regarding the presence of glycoalkaloids in sprouts causing adverse health effects such as vomiting and nausea will create a heightened demand for diisopropyl naphthalene.

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The report profiles leading manufacturers of diisopropyl naphthalene in the global market for the purpose of study. The names of these players are as follows: Glentham Lifesciences Limited, Bide Pharmatech Limited, A&J Pharmtech Co. Ltd., Finetech Industry Limited, Industrial Ventilation Inc., Biosynth, Angene Chemical, and TCI (Tokyo Chemical Industry).

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