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The Global Market For Nanocellulose To 2025

The Global Market For Nanocellulose To 2025

The market for nanocellulose continues to grow with new products on the market in 2015 and new production facilities under construction. The growth in the nanocellulose market is driven by the trend for sustainability and bio-based products, as well as the materials exceptional physical and chemical properties at reduced cost.

Nanocellulose market applications

The Global Nanocellulose Market, fully updated and revised, including an additional 50 pages of contents from the previous edition features:

Technology description and production methods
Market structure, supply chain, patenting and publications for The Global Nanocellulose Market
Production volumes, total, forecasted and by producer for The Global Nanocellulose Market
Markets for nanocellulose, including composites, electronics, construction, paper and pulp, filtration, medicine and life sciences, paints, films, coatings, rheological modifiers, aerogels and oil industry
Commercialization timelines, by market
Producer, research centre and application developer profiles


  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Applications
    • Production
      • Table Nanocellulose production plants worldwide and production status Country Production facility Production status
    • Market drivers
      • Sustainable materials
      • Improved products
      • Unique properties
      • Recent improvements in production and product integration
    • Market and technical challenges
      • Table Potential volume estimates (tons) and penetration of nanocellulose into key markets
      • Table Global production of nanocellulose, 2010-2025 in tons/year. Base year for projections is 2014.
      • Table Market summary for nanocellulose-Selling grade particle diameter, usage, advantages, average price/ton, market estimates, global consumption, main current applications, future applications
  • INTRODUCTION
    • Properties of nanomaterials
    • Categorization
    • Nanocellulose
    • Types
      • Table Nanocellulose properties
      • NanoFibrillar Cellulose (NFC)
      • NanoCrystalline Cellulose (NCC)
      • Bacterial Cellulose (BCC)
        • Table Types of nanocellulose-Preparation methods, resulting materials and applications
    • Properties
      • Table Properties and applications of nanocellulose
    • Advantages
    • Manufacture of nanocellulose
      • Table Properties of cellulose nanofibrils relative to metallic and polymeric materials
    • Production methods
      • Table Nanocellulose nanocrystal sources and scale
      • Table Nanofibrillated cellulose production methods (Source: Aalto University)
      • Table Cellulose nanocrystals production methods (Source: Aalto University)
  • NANOCELLULOSE MARKET STRUCTURE
    • Table Nanocellulose market structure
  • SWOT ANALYSIS FOR NANOCELLULOSE
  • REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS
    • Standards
      • International Standards Organization (ISO)
      • American National Standards
      • CSA Group
    • Toxicity
      • Table Safety of Micro/Nanofibrillated cellulose (Source: VTT)
    • Regulation
  • REGIONAL INITIATIVES AND GOVERNMENT FUNDING
  • NANOCELLULOSE APPLICATIONS
    • High volume applications
    • Low volume applications
    • Novel applications
      • Table Nanocellulose applications-Stage of commercialization, from basic concept to mass production
  • NANOCELLULOSE END USER MARKET SEGMENT ANALYSIS
    • Production volumes 2010-2025
      • Table Global production of nanocellulose, 2010-2025 in tons/year. Base year for projections is 2014.
    • Global production facilities
      • Table Nanocellulose production plants worldwide and production status
    • Producers, production capacity and types of nanocellulose produced
      • Table Nanocellulose producers and production capacity (Current and projected)
    • Nanocellulose patents & publications
      • Table Published patent publications for nanocellulose, 1997-2013
      • Table Research publications on nanocellulose materials and composites, 1996-2013
      • Table Nanocellulose patents by organisation
      • Table Nanocellulose patents by organisation, 2014
    • POLYMER COMPOSITES
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the polymer composites market
      • Properties
        • Table Limitations of nanocellulose in the development of polymer nanocomposites
        • Table Comparative properties of polymer composites reinforcing materials
      • Bio-packaging
        • Table Oxygen permeability of nanocellulose films compared to those made form commercially available petroleum based materials and other polymers
      • Aerospace
      • Automotive
      • Construction & building
      • Commercial activity
    • PAPER & BOARD
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the paper and board markets
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
        • Table Global packaging market, billions US$ (Source: SAPPI)
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • MEDICAL & HEALTHCARE
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the medical and healthcare markets
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • COATINGS AND PAINTS
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the coatings and paints markets
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • AEROGELS
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the aerogels market
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • OIL
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the oil market
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • FILTRATION
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the filtration market
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • RHEOLOGY MODIFIERS
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in the rheology modifiers market
      • Properties
      • Applications
      • Commercial activity
    • PRINTABLE ELECTRONICS
      • Table Nanocellulose applications timeline in printable electronics
      • Properties
      • Market drivers and trends
      • Market size
      • Commercial activity
  • NANOCELLULOSE PRODUCERS AND PRODUCT DEVELOPERS
    • Table Nanocellulose producers and types produced
    • ALBERTA INNOVATES-TECHNOLOGY FUTURES
    • AMERICAN PROCESS, INC.
    • ARBORANANO, INC.
    • ASHAI KASEI CHEMICALS CORPORATION
    • BASF AG
    • BCTECHNOLOGIES, LDA.
    • BILLERUDKORSNÄS
    • BIO VISION TECHNOLOGY, INC.
    • BLUE GOOSE BIOREFINERIES, INC
    • BORREGAARD CHEMCELL
    • BOWIL BIOTECH SP.Z.O.O.
    • CENTRE TECHNIQUE DU PAPIER/ INSTITUT TECHNOLOGIQUE FCBA
    • CELLUCOMP LTD.
    • CELLUFORCE
    • CELLUTECH AB
    • CEREALUS
    • CHUETSU PULP & PAPER CO., LTD.
    • DAICEL CORPORATION
    • DKS CO. LTD.
    • DAIO PAPER CORPORATION
    • DENSO CORPORATION
    • FMC BIOPOLYMER
    • FP INNOVATIONS/KRUGER, INC.
    • FZMB GMBH
    • GREENCORE COMPOSITES, INC.
    • GROUP LAPERRIÈRE & VERREAULT (GL&V)
    • IMERYS
    • INNVENTIA AB
    • THE JAPAN STEEL WORKS, LTD.
    • J.RETTENMAIER & SÖHNE GMBH+CO.KG
    • JENPOLYMERS LTD.
    • MELODEA
    • NANOCRETE TECHNOLOGIES
    • NIPPON PAPER GROUP, INC.
    • NORSKE SKOG ASA
    • OJI PAPER COMPANY LTD.
    • PAPERLOGIC
    • PERFORMANCE BIOFILAMENTS INC.
    • POLY-INK
    • POLYNEW, INC.
    • SAPPI LIMITED
    • SEIKO PMC CORPORATION
    • STORA ENSO LTD.
    • SUGINO MACHINE LIMITED
    • UPM-KYMMENE
    • US FOREST SERVICE FOREST PRODUCTS LABORATORY
    • UNIVERSITY OF MAINE
    • VERSO CORPORATION
    • VTT TECHNICAL RESEARCH CENTRE
    • ZELFO TECHNOLOGY GMBH
  • MAIN NANOCELLULOSE RESEARCH CENTRES
    • Aalto University
    • AIST
    • Clark-Atlanta University
    • Colorado School of Mines
    • EMPA
    • Finnish Centre for Nanocellulosic Technologies
    • Georgia Institute of Technology
    • Grenoble INP-Pagora
    • Luleå University of Technology
    • McMaster University
    • North Carolina State University
    • Oregon State University
    • Paper and Fiber Research Institute (PFI)
    • Pennsylvania State University
    • Purdue University
    • SUNY-ESF
    • Technical University of Lodz
    • University of Exeter
    • University of Fribourg
    • Uppsala University
    • Universidade do Minho
    • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Boku University)
    • University of Toronto

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