The primary factor driving the growth of the food encapsulation market is the rise in demand for functional foods which offer intended health benefits. This report estimates the market size of the food encapsulation market in terms of value. Bakery & confectionery, dairy & frozen desserts, convenience foods, functional foods, beverages, and meat, poultry & seafood are the key applications for encapsulation. In terms of geography, the report is segmented into Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World (ROW). The food encapsulation market is broadly divided on the basis of shell materials, core phase, and technology. With the increasing penchant for product aesthetics and taste, the market is likely to witness substantial growth in the coming years.