Cultivated meat investment in 2021.
The news of a new invention can cause interest, delight, a desire to try a new product as soon as possible, or distrust, skepticism, and fear.
May 17, 2021
This also applies to such new technology in the field of nutrition as the production of cultured meat. To form your own opinion about this new product, you need to figure out this issue yourself.
First, you need to figure out what cultured meat is and what its features are. We have covered these topics in detail in the previous articles “What is cultured meat” and “Problems and prospects in the production of cultured meat”. This article will talk about what signs indicate that this technology is promising, will continue to evolve, and will be popular in the future.
Opinion polls, information from forums, and social networks can only partially reflect the opinion of people about the product. But the most accurate indicator of the attitude to a particular technology or product, including cultivated meat, are the economic indicators of individual companies and the industry as a whole. Each customer votes with their wallet. If a product is in demand, it is actively bought, then the product is popular. This feature is very accurate when the product has already entered the market and has become quite widespread. But when a technology is in its early stages, prototypes are in progress, and sales are low, the more important indicator is the amount of investment in the technology. Investors vote with their capital for the future of technology. Investors use their knowledge, experience, and intuition to find new earning opportunities in an incredibly fantastic idea at first glance. The planet's population is growing, so it is logical to invest in developing new food sources.
How much invested the cultured meat industry attracts, and how does this amount change over time?
Here are some examples: