Calamus Root Market : An Insight On the Important Factors and Trends Influencing the Market 2018 – 2026

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Growing consumer awareness over health and medicine have fuelled the demand for calamus root. Acorus calamus is a semi-aquatic plant which exposes rhizomes to store its nutrients. Due to development of nutrient-rich rhizomes, the root of calamus is being utilized traditionally for the culinary uses. Calamus is also called as Acorus calamus, sweet flag, bitter pepper beewort, pine root, sweet rush, bitter pepper root, etc. Calamus root is rich in vitamin C, hence taken as a dietary vitamin supplement on the regular basis to nourish the replicating cells. Since calamus root supplement is obtained from a natural source, consumers show more towards it.

Due to the presence of anti-oxidant nutrients, calamus root is highly utilized in nutraceuticals. Due to the presence of aromatic herbs calamus root is found to have therapeutic healing properties. Calamus root is specifically used for treating gastro-intestinal complexities such as ulcers, gastritis, flatulence, loss of appetite, etc. Calamus root is also used to heal rheumatoid arthritis, stroke, frequent sweating, etc. which makes it a multi-utility herb over the years. The calamus root has immense health benefits that have generated huge demand among the consumers all over the world which is anticipated to escalate the calamus root market.

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There is a huge demand for calamus root and processed extracts of calamus root in the recent years due to changing consumer preference over natural ingredients. The calamus root is not only used in dietary supplements and herbal medicines but also have numerous application in cosmetic and personal care products. As calamus root has a high concentration of calamusenone and camphone, it is widely used as an essential oil which vitalizing role to play in personal care. The essential oil made from the calamus root is used for moisturizing the skin.

Due to its aromatic properties, calamus root is used in shampoo, hair conditioner, and body lotions.  Calamus root extract is also used in bating soaps, toothpaste, and other personal care products in European countries. As calamus root contains sweet and woody scent, it is used to replace traditional spices such as cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger in aromatic applications. Escalating demand for organic cosmetics has generated the production of calamus root over the years. Calamus root finds its application in organic cosmetic and personal care products, which is expected to bring wider opportunities for the investors. Bound to these factors, the calamus root is expected to proliferate in terms of value and volume in the forecast period 

As a natural cosmetic ingredient and product, Calamus root has emerging demand among the consumers and product developers all over the world. In addition, Calamus root has numerous health benefits which are driving its demand in the herbal market. Due to increased supply chains and well-defined distribution all over the world, it would be anticipated that there would be higher returns for the investors of Calamus root in the future.

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Calamus root is highly produced in the Asia Pacific and Europe as it forms the native origin for varieties of semi-aquatic plants. In the Asia Pacific, the powdered calamus root is used as bathing powders and traditional cleansers. In the region of the Middle East & Africa, the calamus root has huge imports & trade chain to formulate cosmetic care products. In Europe, the calamus root is utilized as cosmetic and personal care products in higher quantities along with considerable use for seasoning. North America, is the highest importer of calamus root where it is being used as dietary herbal supplements and aromatherapeutic essential oils. Bound to these factors it is anticipated, the global calamus root market will grow positively in the future.

A modelling-based approach and triangulation methodology will be followed to estimate data covered in this report. A detailed market understanding and assessment of the applications, types, forms and end uses of the product segments covered in the study is followed by carrying out a demand-side approach to estimate the sales of target product segments, which is then cross-referenced with a supply-side assessment of value generated over a pre-defined period. The statistics and data is collected at a regional level, consolidated and synthesized at a global level to estimate the overall market sizes.


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