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Global Biofuels Market (2021-2026) by Type, Form, Feedstock, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5397307
  • Report
  • May 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 188 Pages
  • Infogence Global Research


  • Abengoa S.A.
  • BIOX Corporation
  • Enerkem Inc
  • Koninklijke DSM N.V
  • Praj Industries Limites
  • Sunoil Biofuel B.V
The Global Biofuels Market is estimated to be USD 148.35 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 199.93 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 6.15%.

Market Dynamics

The government policies & guidelines to mix biofuels with traditional powers and diminish the reliance on non-renewable energy sources have prompted the demand of the biofuels market. In addition, the environment-friendliness and increasing demand for cleaner, renewable, and sustainable energy, lower price of biofuels are expected to make renewable energy the world's fastest-growing energy. According to the world bioenergy association, global production of liquid biofuels increased by 5% in 2019 to 161 billion liters. However, the lack of fixed regulation on liquid biofuels and insufficiency of spaces in surroundings for biofuel plants is anticipated to hinder the market growth.
New Innovation and strategy on making availability and biofuels being bought up by the key players are expected to generate untapped opportunities for the market participants.

Market Segmentation

The Global Biofuels Market is segmented further based on Type, Form, Feedstock, and Geography.

By Type, the market is classified into biodiesel, ethanol, bioethanol, propanol, butanol, methanol, and biogas. Amongst all, the bioethanol segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Form, the market is classified as solid, liquid, and gaseous. Amongst all, the liquid segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Feedstock, the market is classified as sugar, starch, oils, and others. Amongst all, the sugar segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.

By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. POET, the world's largest producer of biofuels, acquired the bioethanol assets of Flint Hills Resources, expanding the company's production capacity by 40 percent. - 1st June 2021
2. Neste completed the acquisition of Bunge Loders Croklaan's refinery plant located in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, for €258m, to grow the company's strategy in renewables - 1st March 2021.

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are Abengoe S.A, Air Liquide S.A, Alto Ingredients Inc, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limited, Cargill, Incorporated, DuPont de Nemours, INC, etc.

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Biofuels Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter's 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights:
  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Biofuels Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Biofuels Market?

The Global Biofuels Market was estimated to be valued at $148350.0 Million in 2021.

What is the growth rate of the Global Biofuels Market?

The growth rate of the Global Biofuels Market is 6.1%, with an estimated value of $199930.0 Million by 2026.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Biofuels Market?

The Global Biofuels Market is estimated to be worth $199930.0 Million by 2026.

Who are the key companies in the Global Biofuels Market?

Key companies in the Global Biofuels Market include Abengoa S.A., Air Liquide S.A, Alto Ingredients, Inc, Archer, Daniels, Midland Company, Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limite, BIOX Corporation and DuPont de Nemours, Inc.
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  • Abengoa S.A.
  • BIOX Corporation
  • Enerkem Inc
  • Koninklijke DSM N.V
  • Praj Industries Limites
  • Sunoil Biofuel B.V

1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Shareholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook
4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Mandates Set by Various Countries to Blend Biofuels with Conventional Fuels
4.1.2 Environment Friendly and Low Price of Biofuels
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 High Investment Cost and Maintenance Cost
4.2.2 Technical Skilled Person Required
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Renewable Nature of Bio Diesel
4.3.2 Increasing R&D and Commercialization of Biofuels
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Lack of Fixed Regulation on Use of Liquid Biofuels
4.5 Trends
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Biofuels Market, By Type
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Biodiesel
6.3 Ethanol
6.4 Bioethanol
6.5 Propanol
6.6 Butanol
6.7 Methanol
6.8 Biogas
7 Global Biofuels Market, By Form
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Solid Biofuels
7.3 Fuel Pellets
7.4 Liquid Biofuels
7.5 Gaseous Biofuels
8 Global Biofuels Market, By Feedstock
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Sugar
8.2.1 Jatropha
8.2.2 Sugarcane
8.2.3 Sugar Beet
8.2.4 Sweet Sorghum
8.3 Starch
8.3.1 Corn
8.3.2 Cassava
8.4 Oils
8.4.1 Soybeans
8.4.2 Rapeseed
8.4.3 Coconut
8.4.4 Sunflowers
8.4.5 Palms
8.5 Others
9 Global Biofuels Market, By Geography
9.1 Introduction
9.2 North America
9.2.1 US
9.2.2 Canada
9.2.3 Mexico
9.3 South America
9.3.1 Brazil
9.3.2 Argentina
9.3.3 Chile
9.3.4 Colombia
9.4 Europe
9.4.1 UK
9.4.2 France
9.4.3 Germany
9.4.4 Italy
9.4.5 Spain
9.4.6 Netherlands
9.4.7 Sweden
9.4.8 Russia
9.4.9 Rest of Europe
9.5 Asia-Pacific
9.5.1 China
9.5.2 Japan
9.5.3 India
9.5.4 Indonesia
9.5.5 Malaysia
9.5.6 South Korea
9.5.7 Australia
9.5.8 Sri Lanka
9.5.9 Thailand
9.5.10 Rest of APAC
9.6 Middle-East and Africa
9.6.1 Qatar
9.6.2 Saudi Arabia
9.6.3 South Africa
9.6.4 United Arab Emirates
10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Competitive Quadrant
10.2 Market Share Analysis
10.3 Strategic Initiatives
10.3.1 M&A and Investments
10.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
10.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements
11 Company Profiles
11.1 Abengoa S.A.
11.2 Air Liquide S.A
11.3 Alto Ingredients, Inc
11.4 Archer-Daniels-Midland Company
11.5 Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limite
11.6 BIOX Corporation
11.7 Cargill, Incorporated
11.8 DuPont de Nemours, Inc
11.9 Enerkem Inc
11.10 Gevo Inc.
11.11 Green Plains Inc
11.12 Indian Oil Corporation Limited
11.13 Koninklijke DSM N.V
11.14 My Own Eco Energy Pvt Ltd.
11.15 Munzer Bioindustries GmbH
11.16 POET, LLC
11.17 Praj Industries Limites
11.18 Renewable Energy Group, Inc
11.19 Royal Dutch Shell PLC
11.20 Scandinavin Biogas Fuel International AB
11.21 Shree Renuka Sugar LTD
11.22 Sunoil Biofuel B.V
11.23 TOTAL S.A
11.24 Valero Energy Corporation
11.25 VERBIO Verenigte BioEnergie AG
11.26 Wilmar International
12 Appendix
12.1 Questionnaire
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  • Abengoa S.A.
  • Air Liquide S.A
  • Alto Ingredients, Inc
  • Archer-Daniels-Midland Company
  • Bangchak Corporation Public Company Limite
  • BIOX Corporation
  • Cargill, Incorporated
  • DuPont de Nemours, Inc
  • Enerkem Inc
  • Gevo Inc.
  • Green Plains Inc
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited
  • Koninklijke DSM N.V
  • My Own Eco Energy Pvt Ltd.
  • Munzer Bioindustries GmbH
  • Praj Industries Limites
  • Renewable Energy Group, Inc
  • Royal Dutch Shell PLC
  • Scandinavin Biogas Fuel International AB
  • Shree Renuka Sugar LTD
  • Sunoil Biofuel B.V
  • Valero Energy Corporation
  • VERBIO Verenigte BioEnergie AG
  • Wilmar International
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown