Quinoline Market Size & Share, by Type (Purity Upto 99%, Purity Above 99%); Application (Dyes, Metallurgical, Pharmaceutical, Pesticides, Cosmetics, Food Additives); Synthesis (Coal Tar Extraction, Doebner Von Miller Synthesis, Skraup Synthesis) - Global Supply & Demand Analysis, Growth Forecasts, Statistics Report 2023-2035

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  • Published Date: Jun 02, 2023
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Global Market Size, Forecast, and Trend Highlights Over 2023 - 2035

Quinoline Market size is anticipated to reach USD 545 billion by 2035, observing nearly 4% growth rate from 2023 to 2035. In the year 2022, the industry size of quinoline was USD 340 Billion. The growth of the market is attributed to the rising usage of quinoline drug synthesis across the world. Quinoline-derivative drugs such as chloroquine, quinine, mefloquine, moxifloxacin, levofloxacin, gatifloxacin, and ofloxacin are used in the treatment of malaria and tuberculosis in the healthcare sector. Based on a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2021 with the CDC’s Tuberculosis Trails Consortium and the National Institutes of Health which is sponsored by AIDS Clinical Trails Group declared the results of a 4-month regimen from a randomized controlled trial. The 4-month regimen containing was found effective for the treatment of tuberculosis in patients above 12 years of age. The regimen comprises of with rifapentine, moxifloxacin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide.

The increasing prevalence of malaria among people owing to a lack of proper awareness and a hygienic environment is estimated to propel quinoline market growth. The worldwide cases of malaria reached over 240 million in the year 2021 increased from 230 million in 2019 as per the estimations.

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Global Quinoline Sector: Growth Drivers and Challenges

Growth Drivers

  • Increasing Applications in the Pharmaceutical Industry – There has been increasing concern among people about their health and raising awareness of early diagnostics. The growing number of applications of quinoline as antimalarial, antibacterial, antifungal, cardiotonic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anticonvulsant, and anthelmintic is anticipated to drive the demand for quinoline market growth in the coming years.
  • Rising Usage in Cosmetics and Formulation of Cosmetic Vitamins – Quinoline is used in the production of conditioners, shampoos, bath soaps, toothpaste, hair gels, lotions, and other skincare products.
  • Increasing Usage in Food & Beverages Sector – The food and beverages industry include quinoline as a food additive or dye to add yellow color to food products.


  • Negative Effects of Quinoline on the Environment –

Quinoline is released into the environment by industries owing to its vast applications in various end-user sectors. The presence of quinoline is harmful to the environment as it enters the air, water, soil, and atmosphere causing adverse effects. High exposure to quinoline leads to headache, nausea, dizziness, and vomiting and may damage the liver of humans. When released into the groundwater will affect the aquatic life. All these factors together account for the hindering of quinoline market growth.

  • Side Effects on Over usage of Quinoline
  • Increasing Preference for Bio-Based Dyes and Additives

Quinoline Market: Key Insights

Base Year


Forecast Year




Base Year Market Size (2022)

~ USD 340 Billion

Forecast Year Market Size (2035)

~ USD 545 Billion

Regional Scope

  • North America (U.S., and Canada)
  • Latin America (Mexico, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
  • Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific)
  • Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Russia, NORDIC, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle East and Africa (Israel, GCC North Africa, South Africa, Rest of the Middle East and Africa)
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Quinoline Segmentation

Type (Purity Upto 99%, Purity Above 99%) –

Purity Above 99% is the segment predicted to have a significant market demand in the coming years owing to the increasing application in the end-user industries. Quinoline with a purity above 99% is of high grade and can be used in the preparation of consumable goods. Further, the pharmaceutical and food industry prefers high-quality quinoline to qualify for the standards of government regulatory bodies which increases the use of 99% pure quinoline and thereby fuelling the market segment growth.

Application (Dyes, Metallurgical, Pharmaceutical, Pesticides, Cosmetics, Food Additives) –

The metallurgical segment is poised to surpass the quinoline market share during the forecast timeframe. Quinoline and its derivatives are used in the metallurgy process as catalysts and corrosion inhibitors and are estimated to drive the market segment growth. Utilization of quinoline as a catalyst helps to prevent further reduction of alkynes to alkanes in the reaction process. Quinoline is included in the lindlar catalysts that are used in the synthesis of vitamins A, and K.

Our in-depth analysis of the market includes the following segments:


Purity Upto 99%

Purity Above 99%







Food Additives



Coal Tar Extraction

Doebner Von Miller Synthesis

Skraup Synthesis


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Quinoline Industry Regional Synopsis

APAC Market Analysis

The quinoline market in the Asia Pacific region is predicted to secure a significant revenue share in the forecast period. The increasing pesticide consumption in the region with growing agricultural activities is projected to augment the market growth. Quinoline is the precursor for crop protection chemicals such as pesticide and herbicide manufacturing. Escalating usage of quinoline dyes in the leather industry owing to the increasing demand for leather products in the Asia Pacific region is driving the market expansion from 2023 to 2035.

North American Quinoline Market Statistics

North America registered the next highest market value after the Asia Pacific region owing to the high number of cosmetic users in the region. The population of the United States spends USD 240 to USD 300 on cosmetic chemicals each month. Increasing use of quinoline in the synthesis of nicotinic acid with the increase of niacin prescriptions in the U.S. Moreover, there has been surging use of quinoline is utilized as a precursor in cyanine dyes, and in the production of specialty chemicals in the region.

European Market Forecast

The quinoline market in the European region crossed a noteworthy market share between 2023-2035. Respiratory disorders in Europe are treated using quinoline and its derivatives such as levofloxacin, norfloxacin, moxifloxacin, and ciprofloxacin. Quinoline is the fastest-growing antibiotic class in the region which is stated to have a positive impact on market growth.

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Companies Dominating the Quinoline Landscape

    • Salvi Chemical Industries
      • Company Overview
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Product Offerings
      • Financial Performance
      • Key Performance Indicators
      • Risk Analysis
      • Recent Development
      • Regional Presence
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Vijay Chemical Industries
    • Kao Corporation
    • Merck KGaA
    • Xiaoyi JinJing Chemical Co., Ltd
    • ABC Compounding Company
    • Ansteel
    • Steris PLC
    • Ecolab
    • Henkel


In The News

  •  Kao Corporation launched the sales of dry shampoo named Space Shampoo Sheet which is sold in limited quantities on Rakuten Ichiba, the largest e-commerce platform in Japan.
  • Ecolab reported a net sale in 2022 increased by 9% with a 15% rise in fixed currency sales compared to 2021. The net income attributed to Ecolab in 2022 raised by 12% from 2021 i.e., increasing from 301 in 2021 to 264.4 in 2022.

Author Credits:  Smruti Ranjan, Rajrani Baghel

  • Report ID: 4995
  • Published Date: Jun 02, 2023
  • Report Format: PDF, PPT

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Increasing usage in the food & beverages sector are the major factors driving the market growth.

The market size of quinoline is anticipated to attain a CAGR of ~4% over the forecast period, i.e., 2023 – 2035.

The major players in the market are Salvi Chemical Industries, Vijay Chemical Industries, Kao Corporation, Merck KGaA, Xiaoyi JinJing Chemical Co., Ltd, ABC Compounding Company, Ansteel, Steris PLC, Ecolab, Henkel, and others.

The company profiles are selected based on the revenues generated from the product segment, the geographical presence of the company which determines the revenue generating capacity as well as the new products being launched into the market by the company.

The market is segmented by type, application, synthesis, and by region.

The purity above 99% segment is anticipated to garner the largest market size by the end of 2035 and display significant growth opportunities.

Increasing preference for bio-based dyes and additives are estimated to be the growth hindering factors for the market expansion.

The market in the Asia Pacific region is projected to hold the largest market share by the end of 2035 and provide more business opportunities in the future.
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