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    Food Colors

    14 February 2017 Application of food colors remains on the growth - the dynamic ingredient group is featuring an average annual growth (CAGR 2012-2016) of +12.6%. Globally, the biggest market category for product launches with food colors is bakery, followed by confectionery and ready meals. Curcumin/turmeric is the leading food color, followed by caramel color class 1. Interestingly, 1 in 4 food & beverages featuring a food color uses curcumin/turmeric and/or caramel.