Sugar-Free Chocolate Market Research Report - Forecast to 2023

Sugar-Free Chocolate Market Information by Category (100% Sugar Free, No Added Sugar), by Main Ingredients (Cocoa beans, Sugar Substitute, Cocoa butter, fat & oil, Cocoa liquor and others), by Type (Dark, Milk, White), Distribution Channel (Non-Store Based, Store Based) and by Region Sugar-free chocolate Forecast to 2023

ID: MRFR/F-B & N/1168-CR | June 2017 | Region: Global | 156 pages

Report Description


Market Scenario


Chocolate is derived from cocoa, mixed cocoa butter and sugar or sugar substitutes to produce a solid confectionery. There are several types of chocolate, classified according to the proportion of cocoa used in a particular formulation. The labelling of ingredients and subject to international governmental regulation. With changing lifestyle and evolving dietary pattern, healthy food & beverages plays an important role in defining the consumers’ food choices in the modern world. The trend of consumption of sugar-free, fat-free, GMO-free and others began in western world and spread to other regions rapidly. Today's consumer is eager to try low-sugar or sugar-free products, but not at the expense of enjoyment, not least when it comes to chocolate.


Maltitol probably the best substitute for sugar - not only provides sweetening power virtually identical to sugars, but does it with little more than half the calories. This will delight confectionery gourmets with waistline worries and chocolate addicts trying to reduce their sugar intake. The sweet taste of maltitol, combined with physico-chemical characteristics similar to those of sucrose, make it the most effective substitute for sugar in many applications and especially in the manufacture of chocolate. Thus making chocolate healthy and guilt-free. Sugar free chocolates are not only healthy for diabetics’ patients but also helps consumers achieve their weight loss target without giving up the food they love. Hence, these factors will support the growth of this market during the forecast period. Globally the market (Volume) for sugar-free chocolate is estimated to grow at the rate of about 6.85 % from 2017 to 2023.


Regional Analysis


The global Sugar-free chocolate market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and rest of the world (ROW). Among these, Europe region is expected to retain its dominance throughout the forecast period and will grow at a CAGR of 6.81%. Asia-Pacific region will be the fastest growing region in the sugar-free chocolate market, and will grow at a CAGR of 6.97% and high growth in emerging economies such as China, India, Japan and ASEAN countries. Latin American countries, offers ample opportunities for expansion to major players. The high consumption of cocoa and cocoa flavored products in growing economies of Asia-Pacific and Latin America and growing demand for sugar-free chocolates especially in China and India will support the market growth during the review period.


Segments



  • Sugar-free chocolate market has been segmented on the basis of by category are 100% Sugar Free, No Added Sugar. Among all the segments, 100% sugar-free chocolate accounts the highest market proportion over the past few years and it is projected to dominate the sugar-free chocolate market during the forecast period.

  • Sugar-free chocolate has been segmented on the basis of Main Ingredients are Cocoa beans, Sugar Substitute, Cocoa butter, fat & oil, Cocoa liquor and other. Cocoa beans segment will dominate the market during the forecast period.

  • Sugar-free chocolate has been segmented on the basis of type which comprises of Dark, Milk, White. Dark sugar free chocolate will dominate the market during the forecast period.

  • Sugar-free chocolate has been segmented on the basis of distribution channel which comprises of store based and non-store based. Non-store based distribution channel will dominate the market.


Key Players


The key players profiled in the sugar-free chocolate market are Hershey (U.S.), Godiva Chocolatier (U.S.), Lindt & Sprüngli (France), Russell stover (U.S.), Ghirardelli Chocolate Company (U.S.), Thin (U.S.), Guilin (Belgium).


Target Audience



  • Sugar-free chocolate manufacturers

  • Sugar substitutes manufacturers

  • Raw material suppliers

  • End users (food industry)

  • Retailers and wholesalers

  • E-commerce companies

  • Traders, importers and exporters


Key Findings


  • Non- Store based segment is anticipated to account the maximum market share in the Global sugar-free chocolate market throughout the forecast period of 2017-2023.

  • The Dark sugar free chocolate segment is projected to register the higher growth rate during the forecast period of 2017 to 2023.

  • In APAC region China dominates the market, followed by Thailand


Regional and Country Analysis of Sugar-free chocolate Market Development and Demand Forecast to 2023 Market


As per the MRFR analysis, Global Sugar-free chocolate Market is projected to witness at the CAGR of 6.85 % and it is projected to reach USD 5,842.04 Million during the period of 2017 to 2023.


The reports also cover country level analysis:


North America



  • US

  • Canada

  • Mexico


Europe



  • Germany

  • France

  • Italy

  • UK

  • Rest of Europe


Asia-Pacific



  • China

  • India

  • Thailand

  • Japan

  • Rest of Asia Pacific


Rest of the world



  • Latin America

  • Middle East

  • Others



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


Sugar-free chocolate market valuation would be USD 5842.04 million by 2027.

Sugar-free chocolate market CAGR would be 6.85% during the forecast period.

Europe would dominate the sugar-free chocolate market.

The APAC region would be the fastest-growing in the sugar-free chocolate market.

The players involved in the sugar-free chocolate market are Godiva Chocolatier (U.S.), Lindt & Sprüngli (France), Thin (U.S.), Hershey (U.S.), Ghirardelli Chocolate Company (U.S.), Russell Stover (U.S.), and Guilin (Belgium).

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TABLE OF CONTENT

2.1 Definition 16


2.1.1 Chocolate 16


2.1.2 Sugar-free Chocolate 16


2.2 Scope of the Study 17


2.2.1 Research Methodology 17


2.3 Assumptions 17


2.4 Limitations 17


2.5 Market Structure 18

3.1 Research Process 19


3.2 Research Process of MRFR 20


3.3 Primary Research 20


3.4 Secondary Research 22


3.5 Forecast Model 23

4.1 Global Sugar free chocolate Market: Market Mapping & Research Methodology 24


4.2 Market Overview: Global Sugar free chocolate Market 25


4.3 Industry Trends and Market Environment: Global Sugar free chocolate Market 25

5.1 Introduction 27


5.2 Drivers 28


5.2.1 Increasing demand for sugar free convenience food 28


5.2.1.1 Increasing Disposable Incomes 28


5.2.1.2 Growing Working Women Population 29


5.2.1.3 Strong Performance Of Retail Sector 29


5.2.1.4 Easier availability and efficiency in production 30


5.2.2 Growing consumer awareness 31


5.2.3 Premium chocolate bars, and innovative chocolate products that use combinations of premium or healthy ingredients. 31


5.2.4 Dark chocolates as stress buster: 32


5.3 Restraints 33


5.3.1 Rising cocoa bean prices 33


5.3.2 Gap Between Consumption And Production Of Cocoa Bean 33


5.3.3 Functional defaults 34


5.4 Opportunity 34


5.4.1 Advertising will spur the sales of sugar-free chocolate 34


5.4.2 Innovations and new product developments out of growing health concerns 35


5.4.3 Increasing disposable income especially in developing countries 35


5.4.4 Coconut oil enriched chocolate to help fight diabetes 36


5.5 Challenges 36


5.5.1 Sugar Free Side Effects 36


5.5.1.1 Maltitol Side Effects 37

6.1 Sugar free chocolate will fuel next wave of growth 38


6.2 Trade (Import-export) Analysis 38


6.3 Innovations in Process/Application 40


6.4 Macroeconomic indicators analysis 42


6.5 Patent Analysis 43

7.1 Introduction 48


7.2 Value Chain Analysis 48


7.3 Supply Chain analysis 49


7.4 Porter's Five Forces 50


7.4.1 Porter's 5 Forces Analysis: Sugar free chocolate 51


7.4.2 Threat of New Entrants 52


7.4.3 Threat of Substitutes 52


7.4.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers 53


7.4.5 Bargaining Power of Suppliers 53


7.4.6 Intensity of Rivalry 54

9.1 Global Sugar free chocolate Market Segmentation, By Main ingredients 57


10 Global Sugar free chocolate Market, By Type 64

11.1 Global Sugar free chocolate Market- By Distributional Channel Segmentation 69

12.1 Global Sugar free chocolate Market- By Category 74

13.1 Global Sugar Free Chocolate Market, By Region 78

14.1 North America Sugar free chocolate Market, By Country 80


14.2 U.S. 81


14.3 Canada 84


14.4 Mexico 88

15.1 Europe Sugar free chocolate Market, By Country 92


15.2 France 93


15.3 Germany 96


15.4 U.K 99


15.5 Italy 102


15.6 Rest of Europe 105

16.1 Asia Pacific Sugar free chocolate Market, By Country 109


16.2 China 110


16.3 India 113


16.4 Thailand 116


16.5 Japan 119


16.6 Rest of Asia Pacific 122

17.1 ROW Sugar free chocolate Market, By Country 125


17.2 Latin America 126


17.3 Middle East 129


17.4 Others 132

18.1 Hershey (U.S.) 135


18.1.1 Overview 135


18.1.2 Product and Specifications 136


18.1.3 Key development 136


18.1.4 Business strategy 137


18.1.5 SWOT Analysis 137


18.2 Godiva Chocolatier (U.S.) 138


18.2.1 Overview 138


18.2.2 Company Snapshot 138


18.2.3 Product and Specifications 139


18.2.1 Key development 139


18.2.2 Business strategy 140


18.2.3 SWOT Analysis 140


18.3 Lindt & Sprüngli (France) 141


18.3.1 Company Profile 141


18.3.2 SWOT Analysis 142


18.3.3 Business strategy 142


18.4 Russell stover (U.S.) 143


18.4.1 Company Profile 143


18.4.2 Product and Specifications 144


18.4.3 Key developments 146


18.4.4 Business strategy 146


18.5 Ghirardelli Chocolate Company (U.S.) 148


18.5.1 Company Overview 148


18.5.2 Company Snapshot 148


18.5.3 Product and Specifications 149


18.5.4 Key developments 149


18.5.5 Business strategy 149


18.6 Think Thin (U.S.) 150


18.6.1 Company Overview 150


18.6.2 Company Snapshot 150


18.6.3 Product & Specification 151


18.6.4 Key developments 152


18.6.5 Business strategy 152


18.7 Guilin (Belgium) 153


18.7.1 Company Profile 153


18.7.2 Product and Specifications 154


18.7.3 Key developments 154


18.7.4 Business Strategy 154

TABLE 1 FORECAST REAL GDP GROWTH (PER ANNUM) 29

TABLE 2 TOP TEN IMPORTING COUNTRIES OF SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE (2016)- USD THOUSAND 38

TABLE 3 TOP TEN EXPORTING COUNTRIES OF SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE (2016)- USD THOUSAND 39

TABLE 4 THE CRITICAL ACTORS AND THEIR ROLES AND FUNCTIONS IN THE COCOA INNOVATION SYSTEM 40

TABLE 5 PESTLE ANALYSIS: U.S. 42

TABLE 6 PATENTS 43

TABLE 7 PESTLE ANALYSIS: CANADA 44

TABLE 8 PESTLE ANALYSIS: MEXICO 45

TABLE 9 PESTLE ANALYSIS: SWITZERLAND 46

TABLE 10 PESTLE ANALYSIS: BELGIUM 47

TABLE 11 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 12 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 13 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY COCOA BEANS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 14 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY COCOA BEANS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 15 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY SUGAR SUBSTITUTE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 16 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY SUGAR SUBSTITUTE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 17 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY COCOA BUTTER, FAT & OIL (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 61

TABLE 18 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY COCOA BUTTER, FAT & OIL (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 61

TABLE 19 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY COCOA LIQUOR (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 62

TABLE 20 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 62

TABLE 21 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY OTHERS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 22 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY OTHERS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 23 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 64

TABLE 24 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 65

TABLE 25 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DARK (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 65

TABLE 26 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DARK (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 66

TABLE 27 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MILK (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 66

TABLE 28 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MILK (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 67

TABLE 29 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY WHITE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 67

TABLE 30 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY WHITE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 68

TABLE 31 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 70

TABLE 32 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 70

TABLE 33 NORTH AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 70

TABLE 34 NORTH AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 35 EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 36 EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 71

TABLE 37 ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 72

TABLE 38 ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 72

TABLE 39 ROW SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 73

TABLE 40 ROW SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 73

TABLE 41 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 42 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 43 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY 100% SUGAR FREE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 75

TABLE 44 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY 100% SUGAR FREE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 76

TABLE 45 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY NO ADDED SUGAR (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 76

TABLE 46 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY NO ADDED SUGAR (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 77

TABLE 47 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET (2010-2016), USD MILLION 78

TABLE 48 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET (2017-2023), USD MILLION 79

TABLE 49 NORTH AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2010-2016), USD MILLION 80

TABLE 50 NORTH AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2021-2027), USD MILLION 80

TABLE 51 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 81

TABLE 52 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 81

TABLE 53 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 54 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 55 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 82

TABLE 56 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 83

TABLE 57 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 83

TABLE 58 U.S. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 83

TABLE 59 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 84

TABLE 60 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 84

TABLE 61 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 85

TABLE 62 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 85

TABLE 63 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 86

TABLE 64 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 86

TABLE 65 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 86

TABLE 66 CANADA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 87

TABLE 67 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 88

TABLE 68 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 88

TABLE 69 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 89

TABLE 70 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 89

TABLE 71 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 89

TABLE 72 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 90

TABLE 73 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 90

TABLE 74 MEXICO SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 91

TABLE 75 EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2010-2016), USD MILLION 92

TABLE 76 EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2021-2027), USD MILLION 92

TABLE 77 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 93

TABLE 78 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 93

TABLE 79 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 94

TABLE 80 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 94

TABLE 81 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 94

TABLE 82 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 95

TABLE 83 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 95

TABLE 84 FRANCE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 95

TABLE 85 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 96

TABLE 86 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 96

TABLE 87 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 97

TABLE 88 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 97

TABLE 89 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 97

TABLE 90 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 98

TABLE 91 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 98

TABLE 92 GERMANY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 98

TABLE 93 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 99

TABLE 94 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 99

TABLE 95 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 100

TABLE 96 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 100

TABLE 97 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 100

TABLE 98 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 101

TABLE 99 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 101

TABLE 100 U.K. SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 101

TABLE 101 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 102

TABLE 102 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 102

TABLE 103 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 103

TABLE 104 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 103

TABLE 105 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 103

TABLE 106 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 104

TABLE 107 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 104

TABLE 108 ITALY SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 104

TABLE 109 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 105

TABLE 110 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 105

TABLE 111 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 106

TABLE 112 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 106

TABLE 113 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 106

TABLE 114 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 107

TABLE 115 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 107

TABLE 116 REST OF EUROPE SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 108

TABLE 117 ASIA PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2010-2017), USD MILLION 109

TABLE 118 ASIA PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2017-2023), USD MILLION 109

TABLE 119 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 110

TABLE 120 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 110

TABLE 121 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 111

TABLE 122 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 111

TABLE 123 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 111

TABLE 124 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 112

TABLE 125 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 112

TABLE 126 CHINA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 112

TABLE 127 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 113

TABLE 128 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 113

TABLE 129 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 114

TABLE 130 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 114

TABLE 131 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 114

TABLE 132 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 115

TABLE 133 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 115

TABLE 134 INDIA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 115

TABLE 135 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 116

TABLE 136 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 116

TABLE 137 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 117

TABLE 138 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 117

TABLE 139 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 117

TABLE 140 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 118

TABLE 141 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 118

TABLE 142 THAILAND SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 118

TABLE 143 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 119

TABLE 144 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 119

TABLE 145 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 120

TABLE 146 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 120

TABLE 147 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 120

TABLE 148 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 121

TABLE 149 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 121

TABLE 150 JAPAN SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 121

TABLE 151 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 122

TABLE 152 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 122

TABLE 153 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 123

TABLE 154 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 123

TABLE 155 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 123

TABLE 156 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 124

TABLE 157 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 124

TABLE 158 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 124

TABLE 159 ROW SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2010-2016), USD MILLION 125

TABLE 160 ROW SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, VALUE (2021-2027), USD MILLION 125

TABLE 161 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 126

TABLE 162 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 126

TABLE 163 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 127

TABLE 164 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 127

TABLE 165 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 127

TABLE 166 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 128

TABLE 167 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 128

TABLE 168 LATIN AMERICA SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 128

TABLE 169 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 129

TABLE 170 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 129

TABLE 171 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 130

TABLE 172 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 130

TABLE 173 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 130

TABLE 174 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 131

TABLE 175 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 131

TABLE 176 MIDDLE EAST SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 131

TABLE 177 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 132

TABLE 178 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 132

TABLE 179 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 133

TABLE 180 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 133

TABLE 181 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 133

TABLE 182 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY CATEGORY (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 134

TABLE 183 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2010-2016), (USD MILLION) 134

TABLE 184 OTHERS SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS (2017-2023), (USD MILLION) 134

TABLE 185 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 136

TABLE 186 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 139

TABLE 187 KEY DEVELOPMENT 139


TABLE 188 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 144

TABLE 189 GHIRARDELLI CHOCOLATE COMPANY., SNAPSHOT 148

TABLE 190 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 149

TABLE 191 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 151

TABLE 192 PRODUCT OVERVIEW 154

FIGURE 1 PRIMARY RESEARCH PROCESS 21

FIGURE 2 SECONDARY RESEARCH PROCESS: TOP DOWN & BOTTOM UP APPROACH 22

FIGURE 3 FORECAST MODEL 23

FIGURE 4 MARKET SEGMENTATION: GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET 25

FIGURE 5 PRODUCT LIFECYLE: GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET 25

FIGURE 6 PRODUCT LIFECYLE: GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY REGION 26

FIGURE 7 DRIVERS & RESTRAINTS IMPACT ANALYSIS OF SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE 27

FIGURE 8 TREND IN COCOA PRICES 33

FIGURE 9 GLOBAL CHOCOLATE CONSUMPTION AND COCOA PRODUCTION GAP 33

FIGURE 10 TABLE 2 TOP TEN EXPORTING COUNTRIES OF SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE (2016)- USD 1000 39

FIGURE 11 GLOBAL EXPORT CHOCOLATE BY VALUE- USD THOUSAND 40

FIGURE 12 DIAGRAM OF THE COCOA INNOVATION SYSTEM 41

FIGURE 13 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS OF GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET 48

FIGURE 14 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS OF GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET 49

FIGURE 15 PORTER'S 5 FORCES ANALYSIS OF GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET 51

FIGURE 16 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY MAIN INGREDIENTS 57

FIGURE 17 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY TYPE 64

FIGURE 18 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL 69

FIGURE 19 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET- BY CATEGORY 74

FIGURE 20 GLOBAL SUGAR FREE CHOCOLATE MARKET, BY REGION 78

FIGURE 21 HERSHEY: SNAPSHOT 135

FIGURE 22 HERSHEY SWOT ANALYSIS 137

FIGURE 23 GODIVA CHOCOLATIER, INC COMPANY SNAPSHOT 138

FIGURE 24 GODIVA CHOCOLATIER, INC. SWOT 140

FIGURE 25 LINDT & SPRUNGLI SAS INFORMATION 141

FIGURE 26 RUSSELL STOVER COMPANY SNAPSHOT 143

FIGURE 27 RUSSELL STOVER SWOT 147

FIGURE 28 SAN FRANCISCO SALT COMPANY SNAPSHOT 150

FIGURE 29 GUILIN SNAPSHOT 153

FIGURE 30 MAJOR PLAYER MARKET DEVELOPMENT SHARE 2012-2017 155

FIGURE 31 MAJOR PLAYER MARKET DEVELOPMENT SHARE OF THE KEY PLAYERS 2009-2017 156