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Bioplastics Market Size, Share & Growth, 2018 | Industry Trends Report

Bioplastics Industry 2018 Market Research Report

Report ID: MN17614476  |  Published: May 2017  |  No of Pages: 111
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Plastics  |  Publisher: QY Research

The global bioplastics market is estimated to develop at a substantial CAGR for the duration of the prediction period. The term bioplastics is not limited to compostable or biodegradable plastics made from innate resources such as starch and corn. It can also be utilized in petroleum-based plastics that are also degradable; natural-based plastics which are not essentially biodegradable. Bio based content consign to the weight fraction of entirety organic carbon in the matter that is bio based. Bio plastics are created by utilizing renewable assets such as corn starch and sugarcane. A lot of them are biodegradable which means they tender a sustainable and good alternative to conventional plastic.

Drop-in bio plastics chemically indistinguishable to petroleum-derived plastics - are quickly attaining recognition at much superior speed in comparison to former bio-based plastics. Utilization of drop-in materials engross much smaller amount of risk versus unidentified new materials and are well-matched with active recycling streams. Bio plastics are no longer the privileged territory of biodegradable or compostable plastics manufactured from normal materials such as corn or starch. In fact, Bio plastics are also being applied to degradable petroleum based plastics, natural-based plastics that are not necessarily biodegradable and plastics containing both petroleum-based and plant-based materials that could biodegrade or not. Growing public concern regarding the environment, climate change and constricted fossil fuel resources represent key drivers for governments, companies, and researchers to unveil safer alternatives to petroleum-based plastics.

Several companies have made it compulsory to increase the use of renewable source materials in their products for reduced environmental footprint and marketing differentiation, While the mainstream bioplastic end use has been in wrapping and food package non-durable applications, the discarding of such materials is expected to impact manufacturing of bioplastic. Incentives and government legislation are also strapping drivers. Manufacturing Industry peripheral drivers comprise soaring consumer acceptance, the threatening hazard posed by climate alteration, the growing price of fossil resources, and our existing reliance on fossil assets. Growing public apprehension about the environment, climate alteration and long-standing inadequate global fossil fuel resources are key drivers for companies, governments and researchers to unearth alternative to petroleum-based plastic supplies.

Among the trends, the changing trend in the direction of utilizing of eco-friendly products, plastics manufacturer major centre of attention at present is on environment friendly products made from renewable resources. Bioplastics market are expected to experience strong growth over the last few years. In spite of being a niche segment, the bioplastics market is expected to demonstrate fine growth over the forecast period. Furthermore, severe policy from government agencies convincing the material making industry to use renewable resources is expect to propel the demand for bio-plastic over the forecast period. Planned tie-ups among bio-plastic organizations, research institutions and market participants and can be attributed for the expansion of bioplastics over the forecast period. Incentives and government legislation are also strapping drivers.

Bioplastics are more and more being utilized as the plastic of choice with the growth in awareness and in investment will facilitate them expand their biopolymer choice and thus it is expected to fuel the growth of bioplastic market over the forecast period. Regardless of its expected growth, the worldwide bioplastic industry is expected to challenged by a variety of factors, in meticulous the soaring price of raw materials, the small production competence, small life cycles and imperfect mechanical, chemical or physical property

On the basis of product type it can be segregated into PLA (Polylactic Acid), starch, PHB (poly-3-Hydroxybutyrate), PE(Polyethylene) and PA 11(polyamide 11). PLA is expected to generate highest revenue share for bioplastic market over the forecast period. Owing to their versatility and extraordinary stability.PHB is expected to be grow at higher rate than previous years over the forecast period. On the basis of region bioplastic market can be segregated into Asia Pacific, North America, Europe and others. Asia Pacific is expected to be the major player over the forecast period owing to increasing regulation implemented by the government by the various countries for environment friendly use. North America is expected to be the largest player in terms of revenue generation over the forecast period

The key players in bioplastics market are Archer Daniels midland Co., Metabolix Inc, Cereplast INC., Cargill's NatureWorks. For manufacturing players, the rewarding focus is on sophisticated technological properties, which enlarge product magnetism, budding cost drop through economy of scale, and the increase of additional dumping options. A few companies have made it a mandate to increase the utilization of renewably resourced equipment in their products for advertising differentiation. Somewhat, the centre of attention currently is on top of bio-based products which are well thought-out as sustainable and renewable through feedstock’s that are grown and end stuff which are cast-off Non-durable Requirements will continue to be an significant fraction of bio plastic usage. One interesting growth in bioplastics industry is PEF (Polyethylene furonate) made by condensation polymerization of monoethylene glycol and furandicarboxylic acid. They are specially designed for packaging industry.

Market Segment:

Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Bioplastics in these regions, from 2013 to 2025 (forecast), covering
• North America
• Europe
• China
• Japan
• Southeast Asia
• India

Global Bioplastics market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
• Cargill
• Corbion
• B&G
• NatureWorks
• Synbra Technology
• Teijin
• Futerro
• Galactic
• Pyramid Bioplastics
• Danimer Scientific
• Musashino Chemical

On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
• Bio-based PE
• Bio-based PET
• Polyurethanes (PUR)
• Starch Blends

On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
• Construction
• Packaging
• Agriculture
• Medical
• Others


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