| Improvement and recovery of various body tissues need myriad of mineral supplements that are used for facilitating the production of endogenous anti-inflammatory compounds. Mineral supplements act as the anti oxidants, which have peculiar properties that make sure all the reactions in the body occur properly. Minerals are micro nutrients that plays a significant role in strengthening the bones and keeping heart, skin and other body parts healthy. There are different types of mineral supplements such as calcium, potassium, magnesium, zinc, iron, copper, selenium, boron and chromium, which when taken in appropriate quantity will help in preventing and treating serious disorders. The worldwide demand for mineral supplement is around US $ 6.9 billion, which is forecasted to cross US $ 10.7 billion by the end of 2012 with an annual growth rate of 6.5 %.