Natural and organic products have been the trend among the health fanatics. Recently, there has been a lot of debate on the use of synthetic fragrances, which contains ingredients that are carcinogenic or endocrine disruptors. The fragrance industry has devised a product to address such threats, namely natural fragrance. Natural fragrances are made from high-quality natural ingredients such as essential oils, isolates, exudates, and flower-based extracts, which are completely free from synthetics and petrochemicals. Amaryllis, bay leaf oil, bergamot, cedarwood oil, citronella, clove, vanilla, galbanum, gardenia, geranium, ginger, hyacinth, lavender, and rose are some of the commonly used natural fragrance ingredients. Apart from their uses in personal care and beauty products; natural fragrances find application in areas including food and beverages, textile, home-care products, and dyers and perms.
One of the pioneers of the fragrant world, Givaudan started off by creating chemical fragrances in Zurich in 1895. Today, Givaudan is directly involved with growers to foster natural ingredient innovation. They have over 9,500 employees spread over 88 sites worldwide.
Founded in 1985, Firmenich SA is one of the world’s largest privately-owned fragrance and flavor company with a global presence in over 100 markets. Its perfumery plant in Geneva is considered one of the most highly automated sites within the fragrance industry.
Symrise AG is one of the top F&F supplier in the world with a market share of 11% in 2016. Using natural products such as vanilla, citrus fruits, and plant materials they have a portfolio of nearly 30,000 products. The natural fragrance ingredients from Symrise AG is used in the production of perfumes, personal care products, cleaning products, and oral care products.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF)
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) has a long history of 128 years in the fragrance market. They have generated revenues of over US$ 3 billion by partnering with organizations such as Unilever, FIORE, Vapor Communications, and GLG Life Tech Corp.
BASF SE is the largest chemical producer in the world. After mastering the world of chemicals, BSAF SE has moved their attention towards natural fragrances using ingredients like lemon, lavender, and rose. BASF SE partnered with two world-scale aroma ingredients sites in Malaysia and Germany to produce natural fragrances.
Read more about the top suppliers in the natural fragrances ingredients market along with supply market landscape, pricing, and procurement insights in SpendEdge’s upcoming report on the global natural fragrances ingredients market.
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