Global Bio-PLA Market - Segmented By Application Industry, and Geography - Trends and Forecasts 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4390685
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 157 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The global bio-PLA market has been estimated at USD XX.XX billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD XX.XX billion by 2020, at a CAGR of XX.XX% during the forecast period. Bio-PLA or bio-polyacetic acid are polymers which are produced from living organism. They contain properties such as biodegradability, biocompatibility, and are non-toxic in nature. These polymers are attracting a significant commercial interest owing as they are produced by the chemical polymerization of naturally occurring monomers.

Bio-PLA can be used for various applications such as healthcare, packaging, electronics, agriculture, textiles, automotive, and others. Bio-PLA is extensively used in the textile and packaging applications, accounting for a share of XX.XX % and XX.XX%, respectively in 2015.

Market Dynamics of the Global Bio-PLA Market:


Increasing awareness towards sustainable product
Cost effective alternative to conventional products


Huge competition from conventional manufacturers
Lack of commercialisation

Europe is the leading consumer of bio-PLA in 2015 accounting for a share of XX%, followed by APAC and North America. The bio-PLA market in Europe will grow at a high rate during the forecast period owing to the stringent environmental regulations in the region. The market will grow at a healthy pace during the forecast period.

Furthermore, the shifting focus towards eco-friendly products will offer numerous opportunities for the growth of the bio-PLA market. Some of the major companies dominating the market with its products, and continuous product developments are:
  • Bayer
  • Braskem
  • Dow Chemicals
  • DuPont
  • Eastman Chemicals
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Corp.
  • Nova Chemical Corp.
Key Deliverables:

Analysis for the global bio-PLA market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale.
Market definition along with the identification of key drivers and restraints.
Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities, and identification of key companies that can influence this market on a global and regional scale.
Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their market share.
Identification and analysis of the macro and micro factors that affect the global bio-PLA market on both global and regional scale.
A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
A wide-ranging knowledge and insights about the major players in this industry and the key strategies adopted by them to sustain and grow in the studied market.
Insights on the major countries/regions in which this industry is booming and to also identify the regions that are still untapped.
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1. Introduction
1.1 Description
1.2 Research Methodology
1.3 Report Outline
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Overview
3.1 Current Market Scenario
3.2 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.3 Industry Attractiveness Porters Five Force Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products
3.3.5 Degree of Competition
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Awareness towards Sustainable Products
4.1.2 Cost Effective Alternative to Conventional Polymers
4.2 Constraints
4.2.1 Competition from Conventional Manufacturers
4.2.2 Lack of Commercialisation
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Technological Advancements
4.3.2 Stringent Government Regulations
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis
5.1 By Application
5.1.1 Automotive
5.1.2 Healthcare
5.1.3 Packaging
5.1.4 Agriculture
5.1.5 Electronics
5.1.6 Textiles
5.1.7 Others
6. Geographical Segmentation
6.1 North America
6.1.1 U.S.
6.1.2 Canada
6.1.3 Mexico
6.1.4 Others
6.2 Europe
6.2.1 Spain
6.2.2 U.K.
6.2.3 France
6.2.4 Germany
6.2.5 Russia
6.2.6 Italy
6.2.7 Others
6.3 Asia-Pacific
6.3.1 China
6.3.2 Japan
6.3.3 India
6.3.4 Australia
6.3.5 Others
6.4 Middle East
6.4.1 Saudi Arabia
6.4.2 U.A.E.
6.4.3 Qatar
6.4.4 Others
6.5 South America
6.5.1 Argentina
6.5.2 Brazil
6.5.3 Chile
6.5.4 Peru
6.5.5 Colombia
6.5.6 Mexico
6.5.7 Rest of South America
6.6 Africa
6.6.1 South Africa
6.6.2 Others
7. Competitive Landscape
7.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
7.2 Joint Ventures Collaborations and Agreements
7.3 Market Shares Analysis
7.4 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
8. Company Profiles
8.1 Braskem
8.2 NatureWorks LLC
8.3 Bayer AG
8.4 Indorama Ventures Public Ltd.
8.5 Dow Chemicals
8.6 Solvay
8.7 DuPont
8.8 Mitsubishi Chemical Corp.
8.9 PolyOne
8.10 Arkema
8.11 TradePro Inc.
8.12 Metabolix
8.13 Oilgae
8.14 Nova Chemicals Corporation
8.15 Exxon Mobil
8.16 Eastman Chemicals
8.17 Teijin Ltd.
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