Mineral water is bottled directly from the source and generally contains more minerals than tap water. The water source affects its mineral composition, potential health benefits and flavor. Mineral water contain large amounts of minerals and other natural compounds, including bicarbonate, magnesium, calcium, chloride, sodium, sulfate, and fluoride. Due to changes in the lifestyle of consumers, who are progressively looking for the most suitable sources, a global mineral water market is to be expected to witness massive demand in the coming period. The growing benefits of nutrient-enriched water are overwhelming among buyers due to the growing importance of health and well-being. The demand for water has increased among travelers, work professionals and home users. The global mineral water market is driven by growing awareness of water-borne diseases such as food poisoning, cholera, diarrhea, typhoid and more.
North American premium water brand, Flow Water, is all set to go public. The brand reported considerable rise in its overall sales compared to the premium water category. Flow eyes to compete with bigger beverage giants and looking for big investment from the public markets. The company has eliminated the use of recyclable packaging and plastic since its establishment.
The global mineral water market is segmented based on type and application. The type segment of the global market is diversified into natural mineral water and man-made mineral water. On the basis of application, the global mineral water market is categorized into supermarkets, hypermarkets, convenience stores, online retailers, grocery stores, and others.
Considering the geographical landscapes of the global mineral water market, Asia Pacific market has been for a long time dominated the global regional market. The growth of the Asia Pacific mineral water market is attributed to growing focus on health and wellbeing and entrance of new leading players in the market. Other regional markets such as Middle East and Africa, North America, and Europe is anticipated to show swift growth due demand for mineral waters and growing marketing initiatives by the key players.
The global mineral water market majorly operated by some of the leading key players such as Danone, Coca-Cola, Nestle, Gerolsteiner, Bisleri International, Suntory Water Group, Hildon, Ferrarelle, , Tynant, Kunlun Mountain, Master Kong, Nongfu Spring, NEVIOT, Wahaha, Ganten, Cestbon, , Blue Sword, Laoshan Water, Rayyan Mineral Water Co, Al Ain Water, and, among others. Key players contributing in the market are aggressively focusing on innovations and development that are dedicated to quality product deliverance and meet consumer demands.