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Melatonin Market Segmentation By Type (Natural melatonin and Synthetic melatonin); By Application (Dietary supplement, Construction industry, Medical industry, and Others); and Region - Industry Forecast of 2022 to 2027

Published: January, 2022
ID: 12098
Pages: 180

Melatonin Market Value & Growth Rate:

The Melatonin Market size was valued at US$ 437.9 million in 2021 is anticipated to reach US$ XX million by the end of 2026, increasing at a CAGR of 10% during 2021 and 2026. 

Melatonin Market Scenario:

The melatonin market has experienced significant growth in the past few years owing to the rising demand for melatonin from the medical end-user. Moreover, the increasing demand for melatonin by the construction industry is estimated to propel the global melatonin market revenue in the coming years. The consumption of melatonin is more in U.S. and Canada, and yet to continue using the melatonin further, which led to the global melatonin market growth during the forecast period. The global melatonin market is augmented based on type, application, and region. Depending on the type, the global melatonin market comprises two types: natural melatonin and synthetic melatonin. Based on application, the market is augmented into dietary supplements, construction, medical, and others. These segments further drive the global melatonin market to hold the maximum growth during 2022 - 2027.

Melatonin Market Drivers:

The increasing consumption of food & and beverages, rising consumer spending on food products, and the growing prevalence rate of insomnia are the primary factors responsible for the global melatonin market growth. In recent years, the demand for melatonin is increasing daily due to the growing consumption of food and beverages globally. In addition, the overall population in the world is more concentrated on health habits and nutritional benefits, which has led to an increase in the food and beverage sector. Furthermore, according to a survey, most Americans, i.e., almost 90%, changed their lifestyle by having a healthy diet and consuming nutritious food, which further led the food and beverage sector to significant growth. Therefore, from 2021, the demand for melatonin is rising due to the escalating consumer spending on food products combined with the increasing demand for various food products.

Generally, melatonin is considered a hormone that is first and foremostly released by the pineal gland during the night. Therefore, it is majorly utilized for the short-term treatment of insomnia, including work shifts and jet lag.On the other hand, melatonin is indulged in synchronizing circadian rhythms such as blood pressure regulation, sleep-wake timing, mainly invertebrates. Melatonin is also used for controlling hibernation, reproduction, fattening, and molting. Moreover, in plants, it acts as a defender against oxidative stress and is also present in several types of food. In addition, it also consists of anti-oxidant properties, which help reduce oxidative stress and offer a suitable environment for muscle protection and growth. Melatonin comprises anti-oxidant properties. Therefore, it can be utilized primarily in the food & beverage sector, pharmaceuticals, and dietary supplements. Moreover, melatonin is utilized in producing bio-based spray polyurethane, which is used as a significant component in building insulation. Furthermore, the pharmaceuticals sector is demanding more melatonin since it is used in treating sleeping disorders. In addition, melatonin is used in manufacturing SPF, a primary raw material for the construction industry. These are the crucial factors that fuel the global melatonin market growth in the near future.

Global Melatonin Market Restraints:

Although melatonin is produced from plants, animals, fungi, and bacteria, it consists of some restraints. The increasing controversies regarding the side effects of having melatonin in humans are projected to restrain the global melatonin market growth during the forecast period. Moreover, the stringent government rules and regulations as melatonin tablets which are prescribed drugs, are estimated to slow down the global melatonin market growth in the next six years. On the other hand, misconception combined with the side effects of melatonin and the fluctuations in the costs of raw materials utilized chiefly in the production of artificial melatonin is anticipated to restrain the global melatonin market growth during the forecast period. Moreover, melatonin has adverse effects. Over intake of melatonin can cause dizziness, headaches, drowsiness, nausea, irritability, restlessness, nervousness, abdominal pain, symptoms of menopause, chest pain, mood swings, weight gain, tiredness, and feel hungover. These are the significant effects of melatonin that further slow down the global melatonin market growth in the next six years.

Recent Developments in the Melatonin Market:

Natrol LLC, an Aurobindo company, introduces new sleep+ products which consist of melatonin, is a powerful sleep blend and helps in the healthy immune system and get revitalizing sleep.

Aspen Australia announces licenses to kids' sleep drugs and declared that it had been granted marketing rights for a new preparation for giving a helping hand for kids with autism spectrum disorder- pediatric prolonged-release melatonin (PedPRM).  




Market Size Available

2021 – 2026

Base Year


Forecast Period

2022 - 2027



Segments Covered

By Type, By Application

Various Analyses Covered

Global, Regional & Country Level Analysis, Segment-Level Analysis, DROC, PESTLE Analysis, Porter’s Five Forces Analysis, Competitive Landscape, Analyst Overview on Investment Opportunities

Regions Covered

North America, Europe, APAC, Latin America, Middle East & Africa


Market Leaders Profiled

Natrol, LLC, Aspen Australia, Nature's Bounty, Pfizer, Biotics Research Corporation, Pharmavite LLC, Jameison, Rexall Sundown Inc., Solgar Inc., NCFI Polyurethanes

Market Segmentation:

Melatonin Market By Type:

  • Natural melatonin
  • Synthetic melatonin

Based on type, the synthetic melatonin segment plays a dominant role in the global melatonin market. Synthetic melatonin is produced in a laboratory, which does not comprise animal products. It is made with a vegan-friendly formula, and these are proved safer to use. In addition, melatonin is synthesized indirectly with tryptophan as an intermediate product, mainly in plants, bacteria, fungi, and protists. Synthesis happens with 4-phosphate, phosphoenolpyruvate, D-erythrose, and photosynthetic cell combined with CO2 (Carbon dioxide) in these cells.

Melatonin Market By Application:

  • Dietary supplement
  • Construction industry
  • Medical industry
  • Others

Depending on the application, the medical industry sector tends to hold the most significant global melatonin market share during the forecast period and sustain its growth in the next six years. Melatonin is generally manufactured from plants, animals, fungi, and bacteria. It comprises anti-oxidant properties which can be used to regulate mood, memory, dreaming, immune activity, fertility, and sleep-wake cycle. These are generally used for short-term treatment of insufficient sleeping due to jet lag and work shifts. In addition, it is also used for providing muscle protection and growth. These are the significant factors that led the medical sector to hold the largest market share in the upcoming years.

Global Melatonin Market Regional Analysis: 

The Global Melatonin Market Report includes the segmentation of Regions:

  • The North American region is anticipated to have the largest global melatonin market share due to the increasing demand for melatonin by the medical industry, situated in the U.S. and Canada. It is said that Canadians have more insomnia people due to which the demand for melatonin keeps on increasing, which further led highest melatonin market growth in North America.

  • Europe is projected to grow with the highest global melatonin market CAGR owing to the increasing number of people suffering from tiredness, fertility, and many others. 

  • The population in India and China is estimated to suffer from headaches, insufficient sleep, dizziness, etc. Therefore, the countries require the maximum amount of melatonin content, which further led the significant growth in the Asia Pacific region.

  • Middle East & Africa is projected to hold the steady CAGR of the global melatonin market during 2022 - 2027.

  • Latin America

Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Melatonin Market:

The COVID-19 pandemic was started in December, and the disease has conquered over 100 regions across the world. To the analysis of WHO, the COVID-19 has affected more than 53 million people globally, owing to which the government has to move forward with the lockdown concept. The global melatonin market experienced steady growth during the COVID-19 crisis due to the increasing demand for melatonin since most people suffer from stress and going through an unhealthy lifestyle. In addition, during the COVID year, many Canadians suffer from tiredness which further led the global melatonin market to have sufficient growth during the forecast period.

Melatonin Market Key Players:

The companies covered in the report include:

  1. Natrol, LLC 

  2. Aspen Australia

  3. Nature's Bounty

  4. Pfizer

  5. Biotics Research Corporation

  6. Pharmavite LLC

  7. Jameison

  8. Rexall Sundown Inc.

  9. Solgar Inc.

  10. NCFI Polyurethanes

1. Introduction                 

                1.1 Market Definition    

                1.2 Scope of the report 

                1.3 Study Assumptions 

                1.4 Base Currency, Base Year and Forecast Periods           

2. Research Methodology                           

                2.1 Analysis Design         

                2.2 Research Phases      

                                2.2.1 Secondary Research

                                2.2.2 Primary Research 

                                2.2.3 Data Modelling

                                2.2.4 Expert Validation

                2.3 Study Timeline          

3. Report Overview                        

                3.1 Executive Summary

                3.2 Key Inferencees       

4. Market Dynamics                       

                4.1 Impact Analysis        

                                4.1.1 Drivers

                                4.1.2 Restaints

                                4.1.3 Opportunities

                4.2 Regulatory Environment       

                4.3 Technology Timeline & Recent Trends            

5. Competitor Benchmarking Analysis                    

                5.1 Key Player Benchmarking     

                                5.1.1 Market share analysis

                                5.1.2 Products/Service

                                5.1.3 Regional Presence

                5.2 Mergers & Acquistion Landscape      

                5.3 Joint Ventures & Collaborations        

6. Market Segmentation                              

                6.1 Melatonin Market, By Type 

                                6.1.1 Natural melatonin

                                6.1.2 Synthetic melatonin

                                6.1.3 Market Size Estimations & Forecasts (2022 - 2027)

                                6.1.4 Y-o-Y Growth Rate Analysis

                                6.1.5 Market Attractiveness Index

                6.2 Melatonin Market, By Application    

                                6.2.1 Dietary supplement

                                6.2.2 Construction industry

                                6.2.3 Medical industry

                                6.2.4 Others

                                6.2.5 Market Size Estimations & Forecasts (2022 - 2027)

                                6.2.6 Y-o-Y Growth Rate Analysis

                                6.2.7 Market Attractiveness Index

7. Geographical Landscape                         

                7.1 Global Identity Governance and Administration Market, by Region    

                7.2 North America - Market Analysis (2022 - 2027)            

                                7.2.1 By Country



                                7.2.2 By Type

                                7.2.3 By Application

                7.3 Europe         

                                7.3.1 By Country







                                7.3.2 By Type

                                7.3.3 By Application

                7.4 Asia Pacific  

                                7.4.1 By Country








                                7.4.2 By Type

                                7.4.3 By Application

                7.5 Latin America            

                                7.5.1 By Country





                                7.5.2 By Type

                                7.5.3 By Application

                7.6 Middle East and Africa           

                                7.6.1 By Country



                                7.6.2 By Type

                                7.6.3 By Application

8. Key Player Analysis                    

                8.1 Natrol, LLC  

                                8.1.1 Business Description

                                8.1.2 Products/Service

                                8.1.3 Financials

                                8.1.4 SWOT Analysis

                                8.1.5 Recent Developments

                                8.1.6 Analyst Overview

                8.2 Aspen Australia        

                8.3 Nature's Bounty       

                8.4 Nature's Bounty       

                8.5 Biotics Research Corporation              

                8.6 Pharmavite LLC         

                8.7 Jameison     

                8.8 Rexall Sundown Inc.

                8.9 Solgar Inc.   

                8.10 NCFI Polyurethanes             

9. Market Outlook & Investment Opportunities                 


                List of Tables     

                List of Figures   

  1. Global Melatonin Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  2. Global Melatonin Market By Type, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  3. Global Natural melatonin  Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  4. Global Synthetic melatonin Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  5. Global Melatonin Market By Application, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  6. Global Dietary supplement Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  7. Global Construction industry Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  8. Global Medical industry Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

  9. Global Others Market By Region, From 2022 - 2027 ( USD Billion )

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