Global Bio-Based Chemicals Market by Country (United States, Canada, India, China, Japan, United Kingdom), Company Profiles, Share, Trends, Analysis, Size, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast 2015 - 2021

 Published On: Aug, 2015 |    No of Pages: 140 |  Published By: Occams Business Research and Consulting | Format: PDF
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The global bio-based chemical and polymer production (excluding bio-fuels) is currently estimated to be around 50 million tons. Compared to petrochemical based chemicals such as polyethylene, di-acids, diols, etc their use is miniscule but fast growing. Some examples of bio-based chemicals are non-food starch, regenerated cellulose fibers and derivatives, bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, bio-degradable polyesters, bio-fuels, bio fertilizers, bio enzymes, fatty acids and fermentation products such as ethanol and citric acid.

Key Motivators of Bio-based Chemicals Market
For bio-based chemicals to compete against traditional petrochemicals products in terms of market and growth is definitely not easy. The growth, though slow, is however steady. A strong focus on consumer preference for products that are environment-friendly and bio-degradable and government mandates are helping the bio-based chemicals market to grow. High oil price is further motivating the growth of bio-based chemicals and polymers. The renewable resources of bio-energy and bio-fuels are produced as a result of development of bio-based building blocks (chemicals and polymers) and materials (fibre products, start derivatives, etc). According to estimates, for the global chemical industry, production of bio-based products could generate revenue worth $10-15 billion.

In addition to those mentioned above, there are a number of other drivers that are impacting the industry positively. These include the need for a global economy that is environmentally, economically and socially sustainable; limited reserves of non-renewable resources such as oil, gas, coal which are expected to reach their peak production; countries that are dependent on other nations for their fuel and energy resources are especially keen to find alternatives that can be commercialized soon; climate change and carbon emissions have resulted in increased focus on producing environment friendly alternatives and the wide use of these bio-based chemicals is also expected to have a positive effect on regional and rural development across global economies.

With the immense focus on the industry and the benefits and incentives provided by the government, there is hardly any doubt regarding its growth. Some of the challenges that are expected to restrict the industry include competition from petrochemicals-based chemicals, quality, consistency and cost of production. Production requires huge amount of investments resulting in slow growth.

The global bio-based chemical and polymer production (excluding bio-fuels) is currently estimated to be around 50 million tons. Compared to petrochemical based chemicals such as polyethylene, di-acids, diols, etc their use is miniscule but fast growing. Some examples of bio-based chemicals are non-food starch, regenerated cellulose fibers and derivatives, bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, bio-degradable polyesters, bio-fuels, bio fertilizers, bio enzymes, fatty acids and fermentation products such as ethanol and citric acid.
1. Executive Summary
2. Market Overview
2.1. Introduction
2.2. Market trends of bio-based chemicals
2.2.1. Bio-based chemical market history and performance
2.2.2. Recent developments
2.2.3. Future of bio-based chemicals (predictive analysis)
2.3. Market shift from conventional chemical to bio-based chemicals
2.4. Value chain analysis
2.4.1. Raw materials
2.4.2. Suppliers
2.4.3. Manufacturers
2.4.4. Distributors
2.4.5. Retailers
2.4.6. End users
2.5. Key buying criteria
2.5.1. Price
2.5.2. Availability
2.5.3. Objectives
2.5.4. Alternatives
2.5.5. Environmental concern
2.6. Strategic recommendations
2.7. Conclusion
3. Market Determinants
3.1. Drivers
3.2. Restraints
3.3. Opportunities
3.4. Challenges
4. Market Segmentation
4.1. Market segmentation by products
4.1.1. Bioplastics
4.1.1.1. Bio-degradable bioplastics
4.1.1.1.1. PLA
4.1.1.1.2. PHA
4.1.1.1.3. Regenerated cellulose
4.1.1.1.4. Bio-degradable polyesters
4.1.1.1.5. Others
4.1.1.2. Non-biodegradable bioplastics
4.1.1.2.1. Bio-PET
4.1.1.2.2. Bio-PE
4.1.1.2.3. Bio-PA
4.1.1.2.4. Others
4.1.2. Bio-fuel
4.1.2.1. Bio-diesel
4.1.2.2. Ethanol
4.1.2.3. Other alcohols
4.1.2.4. Bio-Gas
4.1.2.5. Syngas
4.1.2.6. Bioether
4.1.2.7. Solid biomass
4.1.3. Industrial chemicals
4.1.3.1. Succinic acid
4.1.3.2. Alcohols
4.1.3.3. Bio-based dyes
4.1.3.4. Lactic acid
4.1.3.5. Glycerol
4.1.3.6. Acrylic acid
4.1.3.7. Other chemicals
4.1.4. Pharmaceuticals
4.1.4.1. Enzymes
4.1.4.2. Amino acid
4.1.4.3. Vitamins and related compounds
4.1.4.4. Antibiotics
4.1.4.5. Others
4.1.5. Food products
4.1.5.1. Alcoholic beverages
4.1.5.2. Others
4.1.6. Agriculture
4.1.6.1. Bio-fertilizers
4.1.6.2. Bio-pesticides
4.1.6.3. Others
5. Sector Analysis
5.1. Organic chemicals
5.1.1. Bio-based chemicals
5.1.2. Conventional chemicals
5.2. Inorganic chemicals
6. Competitive Intelligence
6.1. Key company analysis
6.2. Key strategies
7. Market Share Analysis
8. Geography Analysis
8.1. North America
8.1.1. USA
8.1.2. Canada
8.1.3. RoNA (Rest of North America)
8.2. Europe
8.2.1. UK
8.2.2. France
8.2.3. Germany
8.2.4. Italy
8.2.5. Spain
8.2.6. The Netherlands
8.2.7. RoE (Rest of Europe)
8.3. Asia Pacific
8.3.1. China
8.3.2. Japan
8.3.3. Thailand
8.3.4. Korea
8.3.5. India
8.3.6. RoAPac (Rest of APac)
8.4. RoW
8.4.1. Latin America
8.4.2. Africa
8.4.3. Middle East
9. Corporate Profiling
9.1. BioAmber Inc.
9.2. Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
9.3. Myriant Technologies LLC
9.4. BASF AG
9.5. Purac
9.6. Royal DSM
9.7. PTT Global
9.8. Natureworks
9.9. Mitsubishi Chemicals
9.10. Zhejiang Hisun Biomaterials Co., Ltd
9.11. Synbra
9.12. Tenjin
9.13. Metabolix Inc.
9.14. Braskem
9.15. Meredian Inc.
9.16. Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd
9.17. Novamont S.P.A
9.18. BlueFire Renewables
9.19. Raizen Energia Participacoes
9.20. Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings
9.21. Australian Renewable Fuels Limited
9.22. Renewable Energy Group
9.23. Solazyme Inc.
9.24. Tianjin GreenBio Materials Co. Ltd
9.25. Shenzhen Ecomann Technology Co. Ltd
9.26. Corbion NV
9.27. Innovia Films Ltd.
9.28. Bioome Technology PLC
9.29. Bio-On SRL

List of Tables

1. Bioplastics market (2014-2021)
2. Bio-degradable bioplastic market(2014-2021)
3. Global PLA market(2014-2021)
4. Global PHA  market(2014-2021)
5. Other biodegradable plastic market(2014-2021)
6. Non-biodegradable plastic market(2014-2021)
7. Bio-PET market(2014-2021)
8. Bio-PE market(2014-2021)
9. Bio-PA market(2014-2021)
10. Bio fuel market(2014-2021)
11. Bioether market(2014-2021)
12. Alcohol (fuel) market(2014-2021)
13. Alcoholic beverage market(2014-2021)
14. Industrial chemicals market(2014-2021)
15. Biosuccinic acid market(2014-2021)
16. Lactic acid market(2014-2021)
17. Gycerol market(2014-2021)
18. Pharmaceuticals market(2014-2021)
19. Amino acids arkert (2014-2021)
20. Enzymes market(2014-2021)
21. Biofertilizer market(2014-2021)
22. Bio-pesticide market(2014-2021)
23. Raw material use (in kilo tons)
24. Bio-based chemical market by application
25. North America market(2014-2021)
26. US bio based chemical market(2014-2021)
27. Canada (2014-2021)
28. Europe market (2014-2021)
29. UK(2014-2021)
30. Italy(2014-2021)
31. France(2014-2021)
32. Germany(2014-2021)
33. Spain(2014-2021)
34. APAC (2014-2021)
35. India(2014-2021)
36. China(2014-2021)
37. Japan(2014-2021)
38. Thailand(2014-2021)
39. RoW(2014-2021)

List of Figures

1. Value chain analysis
2. Key buying criteria
3. Raw material production
4. Carbon emission
5. Fuel requirements
6. Plastic market
7. Packaging industry
8. Alcohol production
9. Biodiesel market growth
10. Bioplastics market
11. Bio-degradable plastic market growth
12. Non-biodegradable plastic growth
13. Industrial chemicals market
14. Pharmaceuticals market
15. Alcoholic beverage production
16. Bio-fertilizers market growth
17. Bio-pesticide production
18. Raw material consumptions
19. Bio-based chemical application market
20. Market share analysis
21. Global Bio-based chemicals market
22. Market growth North America
23. Raw material production in North America
24. Market growth Europe
25. Raw material production in Europe
26. Market growth APAC
27. Raw material production In APAC

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