NEW YORK, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Markets for Sugars and Sweeteners in Processed Foods and Beverages -- Focus on Caloric Sweetenershttp://www.reportlinker.com/p01140656/Global-Markets-for-Sugars-and-Sweeteners-in-Processed-Foods-and-Beverages----Focus-on-Caloric-Sweeteners.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Food_IngredientREPORT SCOPEINTRODUCTIONSTUDY OBJECTIVES BCC's goal in conducting this study is to provide an overview of the current and future characteristics of the global market for sweeteners. The key objective is to present a comprehensive analysis and future direction of sweeteners as an important ingredient in various types of meals and foods. This report explores present and future strategies within the sweeteners market, which includes sugars, caloric sweeteners, sugar alcohols and high-intensity or noncaloric/non-nutritive sweeteners. The improvisation of the market, its setbacks and needs are discussed in this report. The classifications, comparisons and usage of these types of sweeteners are also portrayed in this report. A detailed analysis of the sweeteners industry structure has been conducted. Revenues are broken down by region. Sales figures are estimated for the five-year period from 2012 through 2017.Applications for sweeteners are also discussed separately in the report, with emphasis of the usage of sweeteners in beverages, confectionary/candy, frozen desserts, baked goods, tabletop and canned/bottled food markets. The report also covers significant patents and their allotments in each category. REASONS FOR DOING THIS STUDY Extensive research in the field of sweeteners has revealed how essential they are in the food and beverages industries. Modern industries have now begun to further explore and enhance the advantages and uses of sweeteners in their various productions and processes. This has led to a steady market for sweeteners. R&D spending, along with increasing competition, patent expiries and new technologies are taking the market in a new direction. The new advancements, new product launches and changing lifestyles have initiated the growth of the market and that trend will continue in the future. This study looks at almost all of the systems affected by these factors.Acquisition strategies and companies' collaborations are also covered in this report. This study also discusses the strength and weaknesses of each product type and technology in light of new technologies, growing competition and changing customer needs.