US Herbal Supplement Sales Increase by Record-breaking 17.3% in 2020
AUSTIN, Texas (September 15, 2021) — Total annual sales of herbal dietary supplements in the United States surpassed $10 billion for the first time in 2020, according to the American Botanical Council’s 2020 Herb Market Report. Consumers spent an estimated $11.261 billion on these products in 2020, a 17.3% increase from 2019. This is more than double the annual growth of 8.6% reported for 2019.
ABC, AHP, BAPP, and HPTLC Association Enter into Botanical Quality Information Exchange
AUSTIN, Texas (July 13, 2021) — The nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC), the nonprofit American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP), and the ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) are pleased to announce the establishment of a partnership with the International Association for the Advancement of High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography (HPTLC Association) in Rheinfelden, Switzerland.
Stream ABC's 16th Annual Botanical Excellence Awards Celebration On-Demand
The nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC) presented six awards during its 16th annual Celebration and Botanical Excellence Awards Ceremony on May 25, which was held virtually for the first time and livestreamed on ABC’s YouTube channel. Stream the one-hour program on demand by clicking the video "Watch Now" below.
Bulletin on Adulteration of Pomegranate Products Published by ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program
The ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Prevention Program (BAPP) has released a Botanical Adulterants Prevention Bulletin on pomegranate (Punica granatum) juice and extracts.
ABC and SHP Present Free Webinars Covering SHP Toolkit, Ethnobotany, and More
The American Botanical Council and Sustainable Herbs Program are hosting a series of free webinars with leaders in the botanical community. Topics include the SHP Toolkit, a special Ethnobotany Series, and more. Register for webinars here.