Global Bio-Based Polymer Market – Industry Analysis and Forecast (2019-2027) – by Type, by Application, and by Region

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market was valued at US$ 13.21 Bn in 2019 and is expected to reach US$ 27.89 Bn by 2027, at a CAGR of 9.79% during the forecast period. The report includes an analysis of the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on the revenue of market leaders, followers, and disruptors. Since the lockdown was implemented differently in various regions and countries; the impact of the same is also seen differently by regions and segments. The report has covered the current short-term and long-term impact on the market, and it would help the decision-makers to prepare the outline and strategies for companies by region.

Global Bio-Based Polymer MarketGlobal Bio-Based Polymer Market Dynamics:

An increase in consumer awareness of the environmental impact of petroleum-based polymers and a rise in government regulations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are the driving factors of global bio-based polymer market. In addition, favorable government regulations and initiatives like Lead Market Initiative (UK) and Bio Preferred boost the use of bio-based products, which correspondingly increases the demand for global bio-based polymer market products during the forecast period. However, high cost to end user and cheaper rates of petroleum feedstocks are estimated to hamper the growth of the global bio-based polymer market. Furthermore, increasing investment in R&D for product developments in niche applications is expected to offer a key opportunity for market growth.  

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Segment Analysis:

Based on application segment, packaging application segment estimated to hold the largest market share during forecast period. Global Bio-based polymers market offer a large range of packaging applications. Some of the packaging options are bags for compost, horticulture, nursery products, toys, agricultural foils, and textiles. Packaging made from biopolymers can be processed with all customary plastics processing technologies, without the use of special machinery therefore, the demand for global bio-based polymers market is increasing in the packaging segment. On the basis of type segment, polyethylene segment is expected to hold largest market share during forecast period. With increase in oil prices, microbial polyethylene or green polyethylene is now being manufactured by dehydration of ethanol that is produced from microbial fermentation. Therefore, demand for bio-based polyethylene is growing at a faster pace. Major polymer constructors are shifting their focus towards developing sustainable technologies and are collaborating with various individual bio-based technology manufacturers in order to produce bio-based polymers. The bio-based polymer industry is consolidated in nature and has witnessed numerous M&A over the past few years.

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Regional Insights:

In terms of region, Asia-Pacific is estimated to hold largest market share during forecast period. Because of favorable government policies, abundance of raw material, and increase in demand for bio-based polymers from consumer goods segment. Dynamic textile production as well as consumption. The report states that the lack of sophisticated technology to support the substitution of old-style petroleum-based polymers with biobased polymers is a major challenge facing the global biobased polymers market. The study was conducted using an objective grouping of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a complete market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors. The objective of the report is to present a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains thoughtful insights, facts, historical data, industry-validated market data and projections with a suitable set of assumptions and methodology. The report also helps in understanding global Bio-Based Polymer market dynamics, structure by identifying and analyzing the market segments and project the global market size. Further, the report also focuses on the competitive analysis of key players by product, price, financial position, product portfolio, growth strategies, and regional presence. The report also provides PEST analysis, PORTER’s analysis, and SWOT analysis to address the question of shareholders to prioritizing the efforts and investment in the near future to the emerging segment in global bio-based polymer market.

Scope of the Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Report:

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market, By Type

• Polyethylene • Polyamide • Polylactic Acid • Polyethylene Terephthalate • Others

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market, By Application

• Textile • Automotive • Industrial • Agriculture • Packaging • Others

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market, By Region

• North America • Europe • Asia Pacific • Middle East and Africa • South America

Key Players Operating in the Global Bio-Based Polymer Market:

• Arkema Group • Basf Se • Bio-On • Corbion • Dowdupont • Finasucre Sa • Kuraray Co., Ltd. • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation • Novamont Spa • Ptt Global Chemical Public Company Limited • Toray Industries, Inc. • Teijin Limited • Covestro AG • BIOTEC • thyssenkrupp AG • NatureWorks LLC • DowDuPont • Biome Technologies PLC • Down2Earth Materials • Green Packaging • BioBag Americas, Inc

Global Bio-Based Polymer Market

1. Preface 1.1. Report Scope and Market Segmentation 1.2. Research Highlights 1.3. Research Objectives 2. Assumptions and Research Methodology 2.1. Report Assumptions 2.2. Abbreviations 2.3. Research Methodology 2.3.1. Secondary Research 2.3.1.1. Secondary data 2.3.1.2. Secondary Sources 2.3.2. Primary Research 2.3.2.1. Data from Primary Sources 2.3.2.2. Breakdown of Primary Sources 3. Executive Summary: Global Bio-Based Polymer Market, by Market Value (US$ Bn) 4. Market Overview 4.1. Introduction 4.2. Market Indicator 4.2.1. Drivers 4.2.2. Restraints 4.2.3. Opportunities 4.2.4. Challenges 4.3. Porter’s Analysis 4.4. Value Chain Analysis 4.5. Market Risk Analysis 4.6. SWOT Analysis 4.7. Industry Trends in Global Bio-Based Polymer Market 4.8. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Competitive Landscape 5. Supply Side and Demand Side Indicators 6. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis and Forecast 6.1. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Size & Y-o-Y Growth Analysis 6.1.1. North America 6.1.2. Europe 6.1.3. Asia Pacific 6.1.4. Middle East & Africa 6.1.5. South America 7. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis and Forecast, By Application 7.1. Introduction and Definition 7.2. Key Findings 7.3. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 7.4. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Size (US$ Bn) Forecast, By Application 7.5. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, By Application 7.6. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Application 8. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis and Forecast, By Type 8.1. Introduction and Definition 8.2. Key Findings 8.3. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 8.4. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Size (US$ Bn) Forecast, By Type 8.5. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, By Type 8.6. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis, By Type 9. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Region 9.1. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Region 9.2. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Size (US$ Bn) Forecast, by Region 9.3. Global Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis, by Region 10. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis 10.1. Key Findings 10.2. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Overview 10.3. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 10.4. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 10.4.1. Textile 10.4.2. Automotive 10.4.3. Industrial 10.4.4. Agriculture 10.4.5. Packaging 10.4.6. Others 10.5. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 10.6. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 10.6.1. Polyethylene 10.6.2. Polyamide 10.6.3. Polylactic Acid 10.6.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 10.6.5. Others 10.7. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Country 10.8. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, by Country 10.8.1. U.S. 10.8.2. Canada 10.9. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Country 10.10. U.S. Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 10.10.1. Textile 10.10.2. Automotive 10.10.3. Industrial 10.10.4. Agriculture 10.10.5. Packaging 10.10.6. Others 10.11. U.S. Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 10.11.1. Polyethylene 10.11.2. Polyamide 10.11.3. Polylactic Acid 10.11.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 10.11.5. Others 10.12. Canada Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 10.12.1. Textile 10.12.2. Automotive 10.12.3. Industrial 10.12.4. Agriculture 10.12.5. Packaging 10.12.6. Others 10.13. Canada Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 10.13.1. Polyethylene 10.13.2. Polyamide 10.13.3. Polylactic Acid 10.13.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 10.13.5. Others 10.14. North America Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis 10.14.1. By Application 10.14.2. By Type 10.15. PEST Analysis 10.16. Key Trends 10.17. Key Development 11. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis 11.1. Key Findings 11.2. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Overview 11.3. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 11.4. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.4.1. Textile 11.4.2. Automotive 11.4.3. Industrial 11.4.4. Agriculture 11.4.5. Packaging 11.4.6. Others 11.5. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 11.6. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.6.1. Polyethylene 11.6.2. Polyamide 11.6.3. Polylactic Acid 11.6.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.6.5. Others 11.7. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Country 11.8. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, by Country 11.8.1. Germany 11.8.2. U.K. 11.8.3. France 11.8.4. Italy 11.8.5. Spain 11.8.6. Rest of Europe 11.9. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Country 11.10. Germany Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.10.1. Textile 11.10.2. Automotive 11.10.3. Industrial 11.10.4. Agriculture 11.10.5. Packaging 11.10.6. Others 11.11. Germany Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.11.1. Polyethylene 11.11.2. Polyamide 11.11.3. Polylactic Acid 11.11.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.11.5. Others 11.12. U.K. Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.12.1. Textile 11.12.2. Automotive 11.12.3. Industrial 11.12.4. Agriculture 11.12.5. Packaging 11.12.6. Others 11.13. U.K. Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.13.1. Polyethylene 11.13.2. Polyamide 11.13.3. Polylactic Acid 11.13.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.13.5. Others 11.14. France Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.14.1. Textile 11.14.2. Automotive 11.14.3. Industrial 11.14.4. Agriculture 11.14.5. Packaging 11.14.6. Others 11.15. France Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.15.1. Polyethylene 11.15.2. Polyamide 11.15.3. Polylactic Acid 11.15.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.15.5. Others 11.16. Italy Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.16.1. Textile 11.16.2. Automotive 11.16.3. Industrial 11.16.4. Agriculture 11.16.5. Packaging 11.16.6. Others 11.17. Italy Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.17.1. Polyethylene 11.17.2. Polyamide 11.17.3. Polylactic Acid 11.17.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.17.5. Others 11.18. Spain Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.18.1. Textile 11.18.2. Automotive 11.18.3. Industrial 11.18.4. Agriculture 11.18.5. Packaging 11.18.6. Others 11.19. Spain Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.19.1. Polyethylene 11.19.2. Polyamide 11.19.3. Polylactic Acid 11.19.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.19.5. Others 11.20. Rest of Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 11.20.1. Textile 11.20.2. Automotive 11.20.3. Industrial 11.20.4. Agriculture 11.20.5. Packaging 11.20.6. Others 11.21. Rest of Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 11.21.1. Polyethylene 11.21.2. Polyamide 11.21.3. Polylactic Acid 11.21.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 11.21.5. Others 11.22. Europe Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis 11.22.1. By Application 11.22.2. By Type 11.23. PEST Analysis 11.24. Key Trends 11.25. Key Development 12. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis 12.1. Key Findings 12.2. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Overview 12.3. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 12.4. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.4.1. Textile 12.4.2. Automotive 12.4.3. Industrial 12.4.4. Agriculture 12.4.5. Packaging 12.4.6. Others 12.5. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 12.6. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.6.1. Polyethylene 12.6.2. Polyamide 12.6.3. Polylactic Acid 12.6.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.6.5. Others 12.7. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Country 12.8. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, by Country 12.8.1. China 12.8.2. India 12.8.3. Japan 12.8.4. ASEAN 12.8.5. Rest of Asia Pacific 12.9. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Country 12.10. China Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.10.1. Textile 12.10.2. Automotive 12.10.3. Industrial 12.10.4. Agriculture 12.10.5. Packaging 12.10.6. Others 12.11. China Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.11.1. Polyethylene 12.11.2. Polyamide 12.11.3. Polylactic Acid 12.11.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.11.5. Others 12.12. India Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.12.1. Textile 12.12.2. Automotive 12.12.3. Industrial 12.12.4. Agriculture 12.12.5. Packaging 12.12.6. Others 12.13. India Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.13.1. Polyethylene 12.13.2. Polyamide 12.13.3. Polylactic Acid 12.13.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.13.5. Others 12.14. Japan Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.14.1. Textile 12.14.2. Automotive 12.14.3. Industrial 12.14.4. Agriculture 12.14.5. Packaging 12.14.6. Others 12.15. Japan Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.15.1. Polyethylene 12.15.2. Polyamide 12.15.3. Polylactic Acid 12.15.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.15.5. Others 12.16. ASEAN Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.16.1. Textile 12.16.2. Automotive 12.16.3. Industrial 12.16.4. Agriculture 12.16.5. Packaging 12.16.6. Others 12.17. ASEAN Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.17.1. Polyethylene 12.17.2. Polyamide 12.17.3. Polylactic Acid 12.17.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.17.5. Others 12.18. Rest of Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 12.18.1. Textile 12.18.2. Automotive 12.18.3. Industrial 12.18.4. Agriculture 12.18.5. Packaging 12.18.6. Others 12.19. Rest of Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 12.19.1. Polyethylene 12.19.2. Polyamide 12.19.3. Polylactic Acid 12.19.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 12.19.5. Others 12.20. Asia Pacific Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis 12.20.1. By Application 12.20.2. By Type 12.21. PEST Analysis 12.22. Key Trends 12.23. Key Development 13. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis 13.1. Key Findings 13.2. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Overview 13.3. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 13.4. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 13.4.1. Textile 13.4.2. Automotive 13.4.3. Industrial 13.4.4. Agriculture 13.4.5. Packaging 13.4.6. Others 13.5. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 13.6. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 13.6.1. Polyethylene 13.6.2. Polyamide 13.6.3. Polylactic Acid 13.6.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 13.6.5. Others 13.7. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Country 13.8. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, by Country 13.8.1. GCC 13.8.2. South Africa 13.8.3. Rest of Middle East & Africa 13.9. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Country 13.10. GCC Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 13.10.1. Textile 13.10.2. Automotive 13.10.3. Industrial 13.10.4. Agriculture 13.10.5. Packaging 13.10.6. Others 13.11. GCC Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 13.11.1. Polyethylene 13.11.2. Polyamide 13.11.3. Polylactic Acid 13.11.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 13.11.5. Others 13.12. South Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 13.12.1. Textile 13.12.2. Automotive 13.12.3. Industrial 13.12.4. Agriculture 13.12.5. Packaging 13.12.6. Others 13.13. South Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 13.13.1. Polyethylene 13.13.2. Polyamide 13.13.3. Polylactic Acid 13.13.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 13.13.5. Others 13.14. Rest of Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 13.14.1. Textile 13.14.2. Automotive 13.14.3. Industrial 13.14.4. Agriculture 13.14.5. Packaging 13.14.6. Others 13.15. Rest of Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 13.15.1. Polyethylene 13.15.2. Polyamide 13.15.3. Polylactic Acid 13.15.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 13.15.5. Others 13.16. Middle East & Africa Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis 13.16.1. By Application 13.16.2. By Type 13.17. PEST Analysis 13.18. Key Trends 13.19. Key Development 14. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis 14.1. Key Findings 14.2. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Overview 14.3. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Application 14.4. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 14.4.1. Textile 14.4.2. Automotive 14.4.3. Industrial 14.4.4. Agriculture 14.4.5. Packaging 14.4.6. Others 14.5. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, By Type 14.6. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 14.6.1. Polyethylene 14.6.2. Polyamide 14.6.3. Polylactic Acid 14.6.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 14.6.5. Others 14.7. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Value Share Analysis, by Country 14.8. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, by Country 14.8.1. Brazil 14.8.2. Mexico 14.8.3. Rest of South America 14.9. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Analysis, by Country 14.10. Brazil Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 14.10.1. Textile 14.10.2. Automotive 14.10.3. Industrial 14.10.4. Agriculture 14.10.5. Packaging 14.10.6. Others 14.11. Brazil Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 14.11.1. Polyethylene 14.11.2. Polyamide 14.11.3. Polylactic Acid 14.11.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 14.11.5. Others 14.12. Mexico Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 14.12.1. Textile 14.12.2. Automotive 14.12.3. Industrial 14.12.4. Agriculture 14.12.5. Packaging 14.12.6. Others 14.13. Mexico Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 14.13.1. Polyethylene 14.13.2. Polyamide 14.13.3. Polylactic Acid 14.13.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 14.13.5. Others 14.14. Rest of South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Application 14.14.1. Textile 14.14.2. Automotive 14.14.3. Industrial 14.14.4. Agriculture 14.14.5. Packaging 14.14.6. Others 14.15. Rest of South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Forecast, By Type 14.15.1. Polyethylene 14.15.2. Polyamide 14.15.3. Polylactic Acid 14.15.4. Polyethylene Terephthalate 14.15.5. Others 14.16. South America Bio-Based Polymer Market Attractiveness Analysis 14.16.1. By Application 14.16.2. By Type 14.17. PEST Analysis 14.18. Key Trends 14.19. Key Development 15. Company Profiles 15.1. Market Share Analysis, by Company 15.2. Competition Matrix 15.2.1. Competitive Benchmarking of key players by price, presence, market share, Applications and R&D investment 15.2.2. New Application Launches and Application Enhancements 15.2.3. Market Consolidation 15.2.3.1. M&A by Regions, Investment and Applications 15.2.3.2. M&A Key Players, Forward Integration and Backward Integration 15.3. Company Profiles: Key Players 15.3.1. Arkema Group. 15.3.1.1. Company Overview 15.3.1.2. Financial Overview 15.3.1.3. Application Portfolio 15.3.1.4. Business Strategy 15.3.1.5. Recent Developments 15.3.1.6. Company Footprint 15.3.2. Basf Se 15.3.3. Bio-On 15.3.4. Corbion 15.3.5. Dowdupont 15.3.6. Finasucre Sa 15.3.7. Kuraray Co., Ltd. 15.3.8. Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation 15.3.9. Novamont Spa 15.3.10. Ptt Global Chemical Public Company Limited 15.3.11. Toray Industries, Inc. 15.3.12. Teijin Limited 15.3.13. Covestro AG 15.3.14. BIOTEC 15.3.15. thyssenkrupp AG 15.3.16. NatureWorks LLC 15.3.17. DowDuPont 15.3.18. Biome Technologies PLC 15.3.19. Down2Earth Materials 15.3.20. Green Packaging 15.3.21. BioBag Americas, Inc 16 Primary Key Insights

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Report ID 32097
Category Material & Chemical
Published Date July 2019
Updated Date March 2021
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