Insect-Based Pet Food Market Research Explores Revenue Share Study Analysis Report 2024

Insect-Based Pet Food Market Research Explores Revenue Share Study Analysis Report 2024
Insect-Based Pet Food Market
“Insect-Based Pet Food Market” in terms of revenue was estimated to be worth $8.31 billion in 2023 and is poised to reach $16.72 billion by 2031, growing at a CAGR of 9.33% from 2024 to 2031

“Insect-Based Pet Food Market” in terms of revenue was estimated to be worth $8.31 billion in 2023 and is poised to reach $16.72 billion by 2031, growing at a CAGR of 9.33% from 2024 to 2031 according to a new report by InsightAce Analytic.


Get Free Sample Report @


Latest Drivers Restraint and Opportunities Market Snapshot:


Key factors influencing the global Insect-Based Pet Food market are:

  • Rising consumer demand for organic and sustainable food
  • Ongoing Research and development efforts
  • Increasing demand for insect-based pet food


The following are the primary obstacles to the Insect-Based Pet Food market’s expansion:

  • Allergic reactions by insect consumption
  • Contamination of insects


Future expansion opportunities for the global Insect-Based Pet Food market include:

  • Product approvals to facilitate market expansion
  • Diversity in manufacturing


Market Analysis:

Insect-based pet food producers use various health and sustainability claims for marketing purposes. Pet owners’ rising acceptance of such claims are the main drivers of the growth of the insect-based pet food industry. Furthermore Insect-based pet foods have high palatability. However, as previously indicated, the perception of health and sustainability claims by pet owners will be one of the key drivers fuelling the growth of the insect-based pet food industry.


List of Prominent Players in the Insect-Based Pet Food Market:

  • Innova feed
  • Ynsect
  • Protix
  • Purina
  • Mars Incorporated
  • Agri Protein Holdings Ltd
  • Enterra, Endocycle
  • Beta Hatch
  • Ennoble
  • Healy Biotech
  • Next Protein
  • Scout & Zoe’s


Insect-Based Pet Food Market Report Scope:


Report Attribute


Market size value in 2023

USD 8.31 billion

Revenue forecast in 2031

USD 16.72 billion

Growth rate CAGR

CAGR of 9.33% from 2024 to 2031

Quantitative units

Representation of revenue in US$ Million, and CAGR from 2024 to 2031

Historic Year

2019 to 2023

Forecast Year


Report coverage

The forecast of revenue, the position of the company, the competitive market structure, growth prospects, and trends

Segments covered

By Nature Type, Source, Product Type, Pet Type, Distribution Channel

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East & Africa



Recent Developments:

  • In January 2021, the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) authorized the use of black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) in adult maintenance dog food and treats, signaling tacit FDA approval.
  • In November 2020, Nestle introduced a product called Beyond Nature’s Protein in Switzerland incorporating BSFL as one of its protein sources.
  • In April 2021, Mars launched their product called Lovebug in the United Kingdom, which also utilizes BSFL.



Curious about this latest version of the report? @


Insect-Based Pet Food Market Dynamics:

Market Drivers: Increasing Demand for Insect-Based Pet Food

Insect-based toppings, snacks, and jerky availability via online shopping channels is projected to be boosted by insect-based pet food sales. Increasing demand for insect-based pet food, consumer demand for organic and sustainable pet food, ongoing research and development efforts to add more protein-rich ingredients to insect-based pet food are likely to drive the industry growth. Furthermore, demand for pet food based on insects is increasing due to pet adoption worldwide, and people are increasingly adopting the “pet humanization” trend, in which they place a high value on the health and happiness of their pets by feeding them.


Challenges: Allergic Reactions by Insect Consumption

Despite many advantages of using insects in pet food, there is a need to analyze the risks of adverse food reactions, including allergic reactions that may be caused by insect consumption and other hazards that may relate to the contamination of insects contaminated with anthropogenic during breeding, packaging, cooking, or feeding. These contaminants may contain bacteria, mold fungi, mycotoxins, and heavy metals.


North America Is Expected To Grow With the Highest CAGR during the Forecast Period

The North America Insect-Based Pet Food Market is likely to register a significant revenue share and to develop at a rapid CAGR in the near future. This is because many businesses attempt to develop novel flavors for their goods. The primary ingredients of pet foods are wheat, corn, and soy, which are then mixed with animal fats to provide them a meaty flavor. Further, there are just a few pet meals containing insect-based pet foods on the market, but this industry is anticipated to grow as consumers look for a more sustainable, lower-impact, and less expensive source of pet nutrition.


Segmentation of Insect-Based Pet Food Market-                                                                                                

By Nature-

  • Organic
  • Monoprotein
  • Conventional


  • Crickets
  • Mealworms
  • Black Soldier Flies

Product Type:

  • Kibble/Dry
    • Extruded
    • Baked
    • Coated
  • Dehydrated Food
  • Treats and Chews
  • Freeze-Dried Raw
  • Wet Food
  • Frozen
  • Raw Food
  • Powder
  • Freeze-Dried Food

Pet Type:

  • Cat
    • Kitten
    • Senior
  • Dog
    • Puppy
    • Adult
    • Senior
  • Birds
  • Others


By Distribution Channel:

  • Store-based Retailing
    • Hypermarkets/Supermarkets
    • Convenience Stores
    • Mom and Pop Stores
    • Pet Stores
    • Discounters
    • Independent Grocery Retailers
    • Drugstores
    • Other Retail Formats
  • Online Retailers

By Region-

North America-

  • The US
  • Canada
  • Mexico


  • Germany
  • The UK
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Rest of Europe


  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Southeast Asia
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

Latin America-

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Rest of Latin America

 Middle East & Africa-

  • GCC Countries
  • South Africa
  • Rest of Middle East and Africa


For More Customization @

Media Contact
Company Name: InsightAce Analytic Pvt. Ltd
Contact Person: Diana D’Souza
Email: Send Email
Country: United States