Global Bio-alcohols Market - Segmented by Product Type, By Application Industry, and Geography - Trends and Forecasts 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4390699
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 189 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The global bio-alcohols 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-alcohols are made from bio- based raw materials such as sugar cane, wheat, molasses, corn, and any other sugar or starch. Bio-ethanol is the most widely used biofuel globally especially in Brazil as the sugar industry in the country is growing at rapid pace in the coming years.

Bio-alcohols can be used for various applications such as transportation, construction, electronics, pharmaceutical, and others. Transportation is the major application in the bio-alcohols market, accounting for a share of XX.XX % in 2015.and also the fastest growing segment, growing at a CAGR of XX.XX% in 2015. The report also segments the market on the basis of the type of product into: bio-methanol, bio-ethanol, bio-butanol, bio-BDO, and others. The bio-ethanol segment accounts for a major share of the market accounting for XX.XX% in 2015, growing at CAGR of XX.XX%.

Market Dynamics of the Global Bio-alcohols Market:


Rising crude oil prices

Demand from the automobile industry

Stringent government regulations


Shortage of raw material

Huge competition from fossil-fuel products

Europe is the leading consumer of bio-alcohols in 2015 accounting for a share of XX%, followed by North America and APAC. The production of bio-alcohols market will shift towards China owing to the easy availability of raw materials and significant investment in the country by major players in the market such as BASF.

Furthermore, the shifting focus towards organic alternatives and shifting focus towards eco-friendly products and technological advancements will offer numerous opportunities for the growth of the bio alcohols market. Some of the major companies dominating the market with its products, and continuous product developments are:

Key Deliverables:

Analysis for the global bio-alcohols market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scales.

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-alcohols market on both global and regional scales.

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 Rising Crude Oil Prices
4.1.2 Demand from Automotive Sector
4.1.3 Stringent Government Regulations
4.2 Constraints
4.2.1 Raw Material Shortage
4.2.2 Huge competition from fossil-fuel products
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Shifting focus towards eco-friendly products
4.3.2 Demand from Emerging Economies
4.3.3 Technological Advancements
5. Market Segmentation and Analysis
5.1 By Product
5.1.1 Bio Methanol
5.1.2 Bio Ethanol
5.1.3 Bio Butanol
5.1.4 Bio BDO
5.1.5 Others
5.2 By Application
5.2.1 Transportation
5.2.2 Construction
5.2.3 Electronics
5.2.4 Pharmaceutical
5.2.5 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 BASF
8.2 DSM
8.3 Cargill
8.4 Braskem
8.5 Cobalt
8.6 CoolPlanetBiofuels
8.7 BioAmber
8.8 Fulcrum
8.9 Harvest Power
8.10 Valero
8.11 Mascoma
8.12 Mitsubishi Chemicals
8.13 Venture Center
8.14 Harvest Power
8.15 Mascoma
8.16 Genomatica
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