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Alternative Protein Report

: Analysis on the Market, Trends, and Technologies
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Published: June 29, 2024
Updated: June 29, 2024
Author: Samir Wilson

The alternative protein sector is experiencing a significant surge, driven by a shift towards sustainable and innovative food sources. With established market presence and developing advancements, the industry is dynamic and poised for expansion. Key trends include plant-based meat, cellular agriculture, and precision fermentation, highlighting a move towards sustainable, technologically-driven food production. With substantial funding and investor interest, the alternative sector is a high-growth area with diverse investment opportunities. The industry’s growth is evidenced by increased news coverage, funding, and public interest, making it a promising field for continued innovation and global market impact.

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Topic Dominance Index of Alternative Protein

To identify the Dominance Index of Alternative Protein in the Trend and Technology ecosystem, we look at 3 different time series: the timeline of published articles, founded companies, and global search. These timelines are normalized and combined to show a comprehensive view of the Alternative Protein evolution relative to all known Trends and Technologies.

Dominance Index growth in the last 5 years: 66.2%
Growth per month: 0.8493%

Key Activities and Applications

  • Development and distribution of protein-rich food alternatives
  • Certification and high-quality standard adherence for edible insect products
  • Import and supply of chilled and frozen meat, with a pivot towards offering alternative proteins
  • Sustainable meat protein focus, particularly in fish products
  • Edible insect mainstreaming for a sustainable food system
  • Investment tools for financial advisors to personalize client investments
  • Plant-based innovation for egg alternatives
  • Functional chocolate bars powered by botanicals
  • Upcycling by-products from the beer brewing process into high-quality ingredients

Technologies and Methodologies

  • Use of advanced biotechnology and microbial platforms for sustainable product development
  • Precision fermentation for creating superior dairy proteins
  • Organic, raw, and wild-harvested ingredient sourcing for product differentiation
  • Yeast-based protein sources from industrial side streams
  • Food technology leveraging science for nondairy product advancement
  • Molecular farming for sustainable and affordable alternative proteins production

Alternative Protein Funding

A total of 588 Alternative Protein companies have received funding.
Overall, Alternative Protein companies have raised $15.6B.
Companies within the Alternative Protein domain have secured capital from 1.6K funding rounds.
The chart shows the funding trendline of Alternative Protein companies over the last 5 years

Funding growth in the last 5 years: 165.49%
Growth per month: 1.73%

Alternative Protein Companies

The Companies feature is a crucial part of TrendFeedr. It offers in-depth information about 1.4K companies working within Alternative Protein and other trends and technologies. Identify and analyze innovators and key players in relevant industries more easily with this feature.

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1.4K Alternative Protein Companies

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Alternative Protein Investors

TrendFeedr’s investors tool offers a detailed view of investment activities that align with specific trends and technologies. This tool features comprehensive data on 522 Alternative Protein investors, funding rounds, and investment trends, providing an overview of market dynamics.

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522 Alternative Protein Investors

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Alternative Protein News

Stay informed and ahead of the curve with TrendFeedr’s News feature, which provides access to 5.3K Alternative Protein articles. The tool is tailored for professionals seeking to understand the historical trajectory and current momentum of changing market trends.

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5.3K Alternative Protein News Articles

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Executive Summary

The alternative protein industry is at the forefront of addressing global food challenges through innovative solutions. Companies are engaged in creating sustainable food alternatives, with a strong emphasis on plant-based and cultured products. Key activities include the development of high-quality, protein-rich alternatives and the mainstreaming of edible insects. The sector is characterized by a fusion of sustainability, biotechnology, and investment appeal, with emergent trends like precision fermentation and cellular agriculture shaping the market. Technologies such as advanced bioprocessing and molecular farming are pivotal in driving the industry forward. As the alternative protein sector continues to grow, it holds the potential for significant impact on food production, environmental sustainability, and public health.

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