Wheat Gluten is known as wheat proteins. Wheat Gluten is natural proteins which are derived from wheat or wheat flour. Wheat Gluten is also called as gum glutens which are free-flowing powders of the high amount of protein and bland taste which is freshly extracted wet form. Wheat Glutens are insoluble functional protein. Wheat gluten is available in the form of powder or liquid. Wheat glutens have various features such as strong viscoelasticity, extensibility, etc. Wheat gluten is available in combination with soy-based raw material and wheat flour with some additives to produce soy-free food products. Other than proteins, wheat gluten is a rich source of minerals. Wheat glutens are widely used in the food and beverage industry. The food and beverage industry is growing rapidly which will boost the demand for wheat gluten in the forecasted period. The increasing demand for wheat gluten and a growing number of manufacturers all over the world are the reasons for increasing the competitive level in the market. To save the position in wheat gluten system market manufacturers are producing unique & innovative products in the market with attractive offerings.
Increasing Demand for Vegetarian and Vegan Products is the main reason for Wheat Gluten System market growth:
The demand for wheat gluten market is increasing due to the change in the consumers eating habits. The health issues and disorders such as diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure, etc, are increasing rapidly in all age group. Due to obesity children and young individuals are suffering from early health issues. Obesity can be the reason for heart attack, organ failure, etc. Due to increasing awareness about healthy living and nutritional food consumers are preferring organic and natural food. Health-conscious consumers preferring fat-free and sugar-free products. Wheat gluten is a rich source of vitamins and minerals which is important in dietary food. Wheat gluten is used as an alternative to soy-based food and meat. Wheat gluten is used widely in food applications such as noodles, pasta, whole grain bread, the base of the pizza, etc. Wheat gluten is widely used in the bakery and confectionary products. The demand for wheat gluten is increasing as it is used in frozen food, and the frozen food is required on a large scale by all employees and students who live away from the home. It is used in animal feed as it is a rich source of nutrients which are required by the animals.