The global durian fruit market size reached US$ 15.62 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 25.22 Billion by 2028, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 8.50% during 2023-2028. The growing consumer awareness about the health benefits of fruit, changing consumer preferences and eating habits, and increasing Asian culture among the masses across the globe are some of the major factors propelling the market.
|Durian Fruit Market Market Size in 2022
||US$ 15.62 Billion
|Durian Fruit Market Market Forecast in 2028
||US$ 25.22 Billion
|Durian Fruit Market Market Growth Rate (2023-2028)
Durian fruit is a tropical fruit that mainly originated from Southeast Asia. It has unique characteristics, a strong aroma, and complex flavors, such as a combination of sweet, savory, and slightly bitter notes. It is large and has a spiky outer husk that covers its creamy, custard-like flesh. It is a rich source of several vitamins, minerals, and dietary fiber that provides various health benefits to individuals. As it is widely used in various culinary preparations, such as desserts, candies, ice creams, and even savory dishes, the demand for durian fruit is rising across the globe.
At present, the increasing demand for durian fruit among health-conscious consumers around the world is strengthening the market growth. Besides this, the rising utilization of durian fruit in various dishes in hotels, bars, restaurants, and cafes is providing lucrative growth opportunities to industry players. In addition, governing agencies of various countries are encouraging durian agriculture practices by offering incentives to farmers, which is bolstering the growth of the market. Apart from this, the wide availability of durian fruit through various distribution channels, such as supermarkets, hypermarkets, and convenience, specialty, and online stores, across the globe is contributing to the growth of the market. In line with this, the growing demand for durian fruit on account of the increasing popularity of durian-infused alcoholic beverages among the masses worldwide is offering a positive market outlook.
Durian Fruit Market Trends/Drivers:
Rising consumer awareness about durian fruit
There is a rise in consumer awareness about durian fruit and its health benefits. People from different parts of the world are exposed to the unique taste and characteristics of durian due to the rising number of international travel and cultural exchange. Durian fruit is rapidly gaining popularity on account of the increasing social media influence on individuals. People are reading food blogs and watching culinary shows, which are contributing to the growth of the market. In addition, there is an increase in awareness about durian fruit among consumers due to the increasing number of durian-themed festivals and events in various countries across the globe. People are actively seeking durian fruit and incorporating it into their culinary experiences.
Changing consumer preferences and eating habits
There is a rise in the demand for durian fruit among individuals across the globe. People are increasingly preferring exotic and unique fruit flavors, which is positively influencing the market. Consumers are more adventurous in their food choices and are seeking novel flavors and textures. Durian fruit has a strong aroma and distinct taste that assist in attracting a wide consumer base, especially among those who are looking for new and exciting food experiences. In addition, there is a rise in the popularity of durian among travelers who seek local delicacies and unique fruits during their journeys. Furthermore, the rising adoption of durian fruit due to the thriving food tourism industry is propelling the growth of the market.
Growing influence of Asian culture among the masses
The global durian fruit market is also driven by the growing Asian diaspora around the world. Southeast Asian countries, such as Thailand and Malaysia, are major producers of durian fruit. People in these countries are incorporating durian fruit in a wide variety of culinary dishes. In addition, there is a rise in the influence of Asian cuisine and the popularity of Asian flavors in the global culinary scene, which is further increasing the demand for durian among non-Asian consumers who are curious to explore the diverse range of tropical fruits. Furthermore, the wide availability of durian fruit in the region through various distribution channels is offering a positive market outlook.
Durian Fruit Industry Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global durian fruit market report, along with forecasts at the global, regional, and country levels from 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on product and distribution channel.
Breakup by Product:
- Frozen Pulp and Paste
- Whole Fruit
Frozen pulp and paste represent the largest market segment
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the market based on the product. This includes frozen pulp and paste and whole fruit. According to the report, frozen pulp and paste represented the largest segment.
Frozen pulp and paste comprise durian fruit that is processed and packaged. Firstly, the pulp is extracted from the durian fruit, and the seeds are removed and then frozen to preserve its flavor and texture. Frozen durian pulp is commonly used as an ingredient in various food products, such as ice creams, smoothies, desserts, and baked goods. On the other hand, durian paste is a concentrated form of fruit that is generally used in the manufacturing of durian-flavored snacks, candies, and beverages. The frozen pulp and paste provide convenience and consistent quality for durian-based product manufacturers.
Whole fruit represents a fresh durian fruit in its natural form. In addition, the rising demand for whole durian fruit with its spiky husk intact to enjoy the unique flavor and texture of the fruit among individuals is contributing to the growth of the market.
Breakup by Distribution Channel:
- Supermarkets and Hypermarkets
- Convenience and Specialty Stores
- Online Stores
Supermarkets and hypermarkets account for the majority of the market share
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the market based on the distribution channel. This includes supermarkets and hypermarkets, convenience and specialty stores, and online stores. According to the report, supermarkets and hypermarkets represented the largest segment.
Supermarkets and hypermarkets include large retail establishments that offer a wide range of products. These distribution channels typically provide fruit sections where durian fruit is displayed alongside other fruits. The rising adoption of durian fruits from supermarkets and hypermarkets, as they provide convenience to consumers by offering a one-stop shopping experience and a consistent supply of durian throughout the year, is bolstering the growth of the market.
Convenience and specialty stores focus on fresh produce and gourmet or exotic fruits. Convenience stores are small-scale retail outlets that offer a selection of products for quick and convenient purchases. On the other hand, specialty stores focus on specific categories, such as tropical fruits or organic produce.
Online stores allow consumers to purchase durian fruit conveniently from the comfort of their homes. These stores allow consumers from various locations to access durian fruit regardless of geographical constraints.
Breakup by Region:
- North America
- United Kingdom
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa
Asia Pacific exhibits a clear dominance, accounting for the largest durian fruit market share
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of all the major regional markets, which include North America (the United States and Canada); Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and others); Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, and others); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and others); and the Middle East and Africa.
Asia Pacific held the biggest market share on account of the abundant availability of fruit. In line with this, the rising demand for durian fruit due to changing dietary patterns of individuals is contributing to the growth of the market in the region. Apart from this, the increasing consumer interest in tropical fruits is supporting the growth of the market. In addition, the growing demand for durian fruit on account of its increasing utilization in preparing various foods and beverages is positively influencing the market in the region.
Key players in the industry are expanding the cultivation areas and investing in increased production to cater to the rising demand for durian fruit. In addition, they are focusing on improving farming techniques, adopting sustainable practices, and optimizing crop yields to ensure a consistent and reliable supply of high-quality durian fruit. Apart from this, major manufacturers are developing and introducing new durian-based products, such as durian-flavored desserts, snacks, and beverages. They are also introducing durian-infused products, such as cosmetics or health supplements, to cater to diverse consumer preferences and expand their product portfolio. In line with this, companies are prioritizing quality control measures to maintain the freshness, taste, and overall quality of their products and investing in advanced post-harvest technologies, cold chain logistics, and packaging solutions that ensure the preservation of the unique flavor of the fruit.
The report has provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the market. Detailed profiles of all major companies have also been provided. Some of the key players in the market include:
- Durian Harvests
- Grand World International Co. Ltd.
- Hernan Corporation
- Interfresh Co Ltd
- SunFresh Fruit Hub Sdn Bhd
- Sunshine International Co. Ltd.
- Thai Agri Foods Public Company Limited
- TOP Fruits Sdn. Bhd.
Durian Fruit Market Report Scope:
|Base Year of the Analysis
| Historical Period
|Scope of the Report
||Exploration of Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment:
- Distribution Channel
||Frozen Pulp and Paste, Whole Fruit
|Distribution Channels Covered
||Supermarkets and Hypermarkets, Convenience and Specialty Stores, Online Stores
||Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
||United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
||Durian Harvests, Grand World International Co. Ltd., Hernan Corporation, Interfresh Co Ltd, SunFresh Fruit Hub Sdn Bhd, Sunshine International Co. Ltd., Thai Agri Foods Public Company Limited, TOP Fruits Sdn. Bhd., etc
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:
- How has the global durian fruit market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
- What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global durian fruit market?
- What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global durian fruit market?
- What are the key regional markets?
- Which countries represent the most attractive durian fruit market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the product?
- Which is the most attractive product in the durian fruit market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the distribution channel?
- Which is the most attractive distribution channel in the durian fruit market?
- What is the competitive structure of the global durian fruit market?
- Who are the key players/companies in the global durian fruit market?
Key Benefits for Stakeholders:
- IMARC’s report offers a comprehensive quantitative analysis of various market segments, historical and current market trends, market forecasts, and dynamics of the durian fruit market from 2017-2028.
- The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global durian fruit market.
- The study maps the leading, as well as the fastest-growing, regional markets. It further enables stakeholders to identify the key country-level markets within each region.
- Porter's five forces analysis assist stakeholders in assessing the impact of new entrants, competitive rivalry, supplier power, buyer power, and the threat of substitution. It helps stakeholders to analyze the level of competition within the durian fruit industry and its attractiveness.
- Competitive landscape allows stakeholders to understand their competitive environment and provides an insight into the current positions of key players in the market.