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Frost & Sullivan: Ageing Population and Availability of Preventative Medicines Propels Growth of European Eye Health Ingredients Market
Date:3/9/2009

"The market for eye health ingredient products is in its infancy and the timing is right to initiate the successful development of this market," notes Telles. "Strategically positioned brands and rising consumer awareness will push participants in the eye health ingredients market into the right commercial arena, while focusing on their health benefits."

The sustained development of world economies in the last few decades has raised current standards of living and average life expectancy significantly, particularly in Europe. However, extended life spans have brought with it the threat of age-related illnesses, such as dementia, cardiovascular disease and blindness.

Eye health is a key component of a healthy life and the market for eye health ingredients witnessed growth in 2007, spurred by the incidence of eye-diseases such as glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, cataracts and childhood blindness.

As a result of the scale of visual impairment problems, many consumers are making lifestyle changes, switching to nutrient-rich diets that will aid in protecting visual acuity, preventing cataract and blindness and safeguarding their eyesight from harmful exposure to ultraviolet rays.

Since 2007, the European market for eye health ingredients has been dominated by antioxidants. Key eye health ingredients in use in 2007 included lutein, beta-carotene and zeaxanthin.

However, the market is faced with obstacles such as varying regulations that are hampering eye health claims, threats of substitution and the lack of market credibility. Fluctuating prices and constant price erosion due to competition from Asian manufacturers are further constraining the market. Asian manufacturers offer economical raw material sources and lower exchange rates, with their European counterparts unable to compete in terms of pricing.

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