Future Market Insights, Inc. predicts chia seed market demand to reach $390 million by 2033 at a 7% CAGR.

– US Chia Seed Consumption Growth: FMI projects a 6.70% CAGR in North America's chia seed sales, reaching US$ 390.3 million by 2033.

– UK Dietary Trends Impact: Increasing popularity of plant-based, vegan, and keto diets in the UK drives the demand for chia seeds.

– Global Market Worth: The global chia seed market was valued at US$ 195.3 million by the end of 2022, expected to reach US$ 203 million in 2023.

– Continued Growth Projection: FMI anticipates a 7% CAGR from 2023 to 2033, attributing growth to consumer demand for gluten-free products and chia seeds' health benefits.

Omega-3 Source in Animal Feed: Chia seeds' utilisation as an omega-3 source in animal feed contributes to market growth. 

Versatile Applications: Chia seeds' neutral taste allows inclusion in various products like bakery goods, energy drinks, dietary supplements, sports drinks, and snacks due to their high fibre content. 

Superfood Appeal: High antioxidant and fibre content positions chia seeds in the production of packaged 'superfood' items. 

Market Challenges: Limited suitable environments for chia plant growth and higher seed output pose potential market development constraints, but US sales are expected to remain profitable. 


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