L-Lysine Price Trends and Forecast

Regional Price Overview

Get the latest insights on price movement and trend analysis of L-Lysine in different regions across the world (Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa).

L-Lysine Price Trends and Forecast

L-Lysine Price Trend for the First Half of 2023

L-lysine is one of the essential amino acids that is produced inside our body, so commercial production requires fermentation with L-Lysine-producing bacteria. So, the prices primarily depend on the source fermentation materials like starch, sugar molasses, etc., and on the downstream demands from the pharma and cigarette manufacturing sectors.

In the first half of 2023, the L-Lysine prices experienced mixed price patterns throughout. The market started slowly in Asia but soon picked up in the middle of Q1 and had a moderate run after that, whereas the European L-Lysine market was mostly stable during the whole time with good supply–demand dynamics. In the American region, however, the market was observed to be mostly weak, with some exceptions.

Analyst Insight

According to Procurement Resource, because of uncertainties in the varied factors controlling the L-Lysine market, the prices are likely to fluctuate in the upcoming months as well.

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Lysine is widely known as one of the 9 essential amino acids in humans that are often required for growth and tissue repair. It is supplied by several foods, especially red meats, fish, and dairy products. Lysine seems to be active against herpes simplex viruses that can be present in numerous forms of diet supplements. Lysine inhibits HSV growth by knocking out arginine.

Product Details

Report Features Details
Product Name L-Lysine
Chemical Formula C6H14N2O2
Industrial Uses Cigarettes, Pharmaceutical Drugs
HS Code 29224100
Molecular Weight 146.19 g/mol
Synonyms (2S)-2,6-Diaminohexanoic acid, 56-87-1, Lysine, Lysine acid
Supplier Database Acros Organics, Charkit Chemical Company LLC, Jigchem Universal, Kumar Industries
Region/Countries Covered Asia Pacific: China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Iran, Thailand, South Korea, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Nepal, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, UAE, Israel, Hongkong, Singapore, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Australia, and New Zealand

Europe: Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy,  Spain, Russia, Turkey, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Ireland Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Romania, Finland, Czech Republic, Portugal and Greece

North America: United States and Canada

Latin America: Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia, Chile, Ecuador, and Peru

Africa: South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco
Currency US$ (Data can also be provided in local currency)
Supplier Database Availability Yes
Customization Scope The report can be customized as per the requirements of  the customer 
Post-Sale Analyst Support 360-degree analyst support after report delivery

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Production Process

  • Production of L-Lysine via Fermentation

In this process, L-Lysine is produced from raw sugar. Raw sugar is diluted into invert sugars, which are then fermented to produce L-Lysine. Finally, L-Lysine produced is extracted through ion exchange absorption.


The displayed pricing data is derived through weighted average purchase price, including contract and spot transactions at the specified locations unless otherwise stated. The information provided comes from the compilation and processing of commercial data officially reported for each nation (i.e. government agencies, external trade bodies, and industry publications).

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