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Mulch Films - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4805317
  • Report
  • May 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 501 pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ab Rani Plast Oy
  • BASF SE
  • Coveris (Austria)
  • Group Barbier
  • Novamont S.p.A.
  • Plastika Kritis S.A.
  • MORE

Global Mulch Films Market to Reach $5.1 Billion by 2027


Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Mulch Films estimated at US$3.5 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$5.1 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.5% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Black, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 5.3% CAGR and reach US$1.7 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Colored segment is readjusted to a revised 5.8% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $692.4 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 7% CAGR


The Mulch Films market in the U.S. is estimated at US$692.4 Million in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$1.1 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 7% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 3.7% and 4.6% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 3.9% CAGR.

Clear/Transparent Segment to Record 6.4% CAGR


In the global Clear/Transparent segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 6% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$465.4 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$699.1 Million by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$510.7 Million by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 7.3% CAGR through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 56 Featured) -

  • Ab Rani Plast Oy
  • Armando Alvarez Group
  • BASF SE
  • Berry Plastics Corporation
  • BioBag International AS
  • Coveris (Austria)
  • Dubois Agrinovation
  • Group Barbier
  • IRIS POLYMERS INDUSTRIES PVT LTD
  • Kuraray Europe GmbH
  • Novamont S.p.A.
  • Organix Solutions
  • Plastika Kritis S.A.
  • RKW SE
  • Robert Marvel Plastic Mulch LLC
  • Tilak Polypack Pvt. Ltd.
  • Trioplast Industrier AB
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ab Rani Plast Oy
  • BASF SE
  • Coveris (Austria)
  • Group Barbier
  • Novamont S.p.A.
  • Plastika Kritis S.A.
  • MORE
I. METHODOLOGY

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW
  • Influencer Market Insights
  • World Market Trajectories
  • An Introduction to Mulch and Mulch Films
  • Materials Commonly Used as Mulches
  • Organic Mulches
  • Colored Mulch
  • Anaerobic or Sour Mulch
  • Groundcovers
  • Polyethylene and Polypropylene Mulch
  • Biodegradable Mulch
  • Rising Need to Increase Agricultural Yield Fuels Growth in the Mulch Films Market
  • Black Mulch Films Continue to Dominate Mulch Films Market
  • LLDPE and LDPE Mulch Films Hold an Edge in the Market
  • Agricultural Farms Lead Applications of Mulch Films
  • Developing Economies Emerge as Major Regional Markets for Mulch Films
  • COVID-19 Impact on Agriculture Industry
  • Competition
  • Exhibit 1: Biodegradable Mulch Film Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2019
  • Recent Market Activity
2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS
  • Rising Demand for Agricultural Commodities to Meet the Needs of Expanding Global Population to Bolster Market Demand
  • Exhibit 2: World Population (in Thousands) by Geographic Region for the Years 2018, 2025, 2040, 2050
  • Exhibit 3: Food Demand Growth Worldwide: Demand Growth in Million Tonnes for Cereals and Sugar in Select Regions for the Period 2008-2017 and 2018-2027
  • Shrinking Arable Land and the Need to Improve Agricultural Efficiency and Yield Enhances Significance of Mulch Films
  • Exhibit 4: Loss of Arable Land Exerts Immense Pressure on Yields Per Acre: Global Availability of Arable Land in Hectares Per Person for the Years 1990, 2000, 2018 and 2020
  • Exhibit 5: Arable Land Worldwide as a % of Total Land Area for the Years 1990, 2000, 2018 and 2020
  • Despite Concerns over Environmental Degradation, Plastic Mulch Film Continues to be Widely Used
  • Growing Significance of Plastic Mulch in Commercial Vegetable Production
  • Biodegradable Mulch Film Market: Extensive Use in Agriculture Sector to Fuel Demand
  • Exhibit 6: Global Biodegradable Mulch Film Market Breakdown of Value Sales (in %) by Crop Type for 2019 and 2025
  • Exhibit 7: Biodegradable Mulch Films Market in the US: Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by Raw Material for 2019
  • Environmental Concerns Related to Use of Plastic Mulch Films Fuels Shift towards Biodegradable Alternatives
  • Agricultural Waste Accumulation: A Major Issue with Plastic Mulching
  • Exhibit 8: Concerns over Increasing Agricultural Plastic Waste Turns Attention to Biodegradable Variants: Global Percentage Breakdown of Plastic Waste Generation by End-Use Sector for 2019
  • Exhibit 9: Global Man Made GHG Emissions: Percentage Breakdown of GHG Emissions by Sector
  • New EU Standard to Steer Use of Biodegradable Mulch Films in Agriculture
  • Impact of Biodegradable Plastic Mulch Films on Soil Microbial Communities and Ecosystem Functions
  • Shift towards Controlled-Environment Agriculture as a Means to Improve Crop Production and Yield Drives Demand for Mulching Films
  • Exhibit 10: Global Controlled Environment Agriculture Market Size (in US$ Billion) for the Years 2019, 2021, 2023 and 2025
  • Rising Adoption of Mulching Technology to Create Congenial Environment for Crop Growth Augurs Well for the Mulching Films Market
  • Mulch Films Aid in Significant Water Savings
  • Growing Importance of Mulching for Weed Management in Organic Vegetable Farming: A Business Case for Mulching Films Market
  • Organic Farming: A Potential Opportunity for Biodegradable Mulch Films
  • Exhibit 11: Global Organic Agricultural Land in Million Hectares for the Years 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018
  • Rising Use of Mulch Films for Landscapes
  • Expanding Greenhouse Market Presents Growth Potential for Mulch Films
  • Exhibit 12: Global Commercial Greenhouse Market Revenues in US$ Billion for the Years 2019, 2021, 2023 and 2025
  • Differently Colored Mulches: Critical Impact on Maintaining Soil Temperature and Mulch Performance
  • Rising Popularity of Organic Mulches
  • Paper Mulch Emerges as a Promising BDM to Control Nutsedge Weed in Vegetable Production
  • Concerns over Entry of Carcinogens into Food Chain: A Major Restraining Factor Affecting Plastic Mulch Market
  • Government Funding, Research and Technological Advancements Accelerate Market Growth
  • Innovations & Advancements
  • Starch-Based Antibacterial Nanocomposites Hold Promise as Biodegradable Mulch Films
  • Grow Bioplastics to Develop Lignin-based Mulch Films
  • Ukrainian Researchers Develop Biodegradable Mulch Film
  • Solar Shrink Mulch Film: Helping Reduce Wastage and Protect Environment
4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES
  • Mulch Films Market in the US: An Overview
CANADA

JAPAN

CHINA
  • Rising Concerns over Plastic Contamination Presents Biodegradable Mulch Films as a Suitable Alternative
EUROPE
  • Mulch Films Market in Europe: Rising Demand for Healthy Food Fuels Growth
  • Introduction of New Standards to Assist Market Growth
FRANCE

GERMANY

ITALY

UNITED KINGDOM

SPAIN

RUSSIA

REST OF EUROPE

ASIA-PACIFIC

AUSTRALIA

INDIA
  • Use of Plastic and Biodegradable Mulching in India: A Review
  • Mulch Films to Contribute Significantly to Sustainable Food Security
SOUTH KOREA

REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

LATIN AMERICA

ARGENTINA

BRAZIL

MEXICO

REST OF LATIN AMERICA

MIDDLE EAST

AFRICA

IV. COMPETITION
  • Total Companies Profiled: 56
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  • Ab Rani Plast Oy
  • Armando Alvarez Group
  • BASF SE
  • Berry Plastics Corporation
  • BioBag International AS
  • Coveris (Austria)
  • Dubois Agrinovation
  • Group Barbier
  • IRIS POLYMERS INDUSTRIES PVT LTD
  • Kuraray Europe GmbH
  • Novamont S.p.A.
  • Organix Solutions
  • Plastika Kritis S.A.
  • RKW SE
  • Robert Marvel Plastic Mulch LLC
  • Tilak Polypack Pvt. Ltd.
  • Trioplast Industrier AB
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
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