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Global Bio-based Platform Chemicals Market 2017-2021

Global Bio-based Platform Chemicals Market 2017-2021

About Bio-Based Platform Chemicals

Bio-based platform chemicals are compounds containing two to six carbons and are derived from renewable resources. They are used as important precursors for producing a variety of chemicals and materials, such as pharmaceuticals, perfumes, solvents, fuels, and polymers. Platform chemicals are two to six carbon-containing compounds derived from fossil fuel resources. They are used as important precursors for producing a variety of chemicals and materials, such as pharmaceuticals, perfumes, solvents, fuels, and polymers.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global bio-based platform chemicals market to grow at a CAGR of 10.88% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global bio-based platform chemicals market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • APAC
  • Europe
  • North America
  • ROW
Technavio's report, Global Bio-Based Platform Chemicals Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • BASF
  • Cargill Incorporated
  • DSM
  • INEOS
  • PTT Global Chemical Public Company
Other prominent vendors
  • BioAmber
  • Braskem
  • DuPont
  • GFBiochemicals
  • LyondellBasell Industries
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
  • Novozymes
  • Prinova Group
  • Qingdao Langyatai (Group)
  • Revolymer
  • Succinity
  • Yield10 Bioscience
  • ZHEJIANG GUOGUANG BIOCHEMISTRY
Market driver
  • Growing demand from emerging economies.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Lack of availability of raw materials.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increasing demand for bio-based succinic acid.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
    • Overview
  • Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global bio-based platform chemicals market 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global bio-based platform chemicals market 2016-2021
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by chemical
    • Global bio-based platform chemicals market by chemical
      • Table Global bio-based platform chemicals market by chemical 2016
      • Table Global bio-based platform chemicals market by chemical 2021
    • Global market for bio-1,4-diacids
      • Table Global market for bio-1,4-diacids 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global market for bio-1,4-diacids 2016-2021
    • Global market for bio-glycerol
      • Table Global market for bio-glycerol 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global market for bio-glycerol 2016-2021
    • Global market for bio-glutamic acid
      • Table Global market for bio-glutamic acid 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global market for bio-glutamic acid 2016-2021
    • Global market for bio-3-hydroxypropionic acid
      • Table Global market for bio-3-hydroxypropionic acid 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global market for bio-3-hydroxypropionic acid 2016-2021
    • Global market for bio-itaconic acid
      • Table Global market for bio-itaconic acid 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Global market for bio-itaconic acid 2016-2021
  • Market segmentation by geography
    • Global bio-based platform chemicals market by geography
      • Table Global bio-based platform chemicals market by geography 2016
      • Table Global bio-based platform chemicals market by geography 2021
    • Bio-based platform chemicals market in APAC
      • Table Bio-based platform chemicals market in APAC 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Bio-based platform chemicals market in APAC 2016-2021
    • Bio-based platform chemicals market in Europe
      • Table Bio-based platform chemicals market in Europe 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Bio-based platform chemicals market in Europe 2016-2021
    • Bio-based platform chemicals market in North America
      • Table Bio-based platform chemicals market in North America 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Bio-based platform chemicals market in North America 2016-2021
    • Bio-based platform chemicals market in ROW
      • Table Bio-based platform chemicals market in ROW 2016 and 2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Market forecast: Bio-based platform chemicals market in ROW 2016-2021
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Biodiesel production process
      • Table Biodiesel production in US 2014-2016
    • Impact of drivers on key regions
      • Table Impact of drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table World population (billions) versus arable land (hectares per person) 1950-2050
    • Impact of challenges on key regions
      • Table Impact of challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increase in R&D activities
    • Rising investments by governments
    • Increasing demand for bio-based succinic acid
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Key vendors in global bio-based platform chemicals market 2016
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • BASF
      • Table BASF: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table BASF: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016
    • Cargill Incorporated
      • Table Cargill Incorporated: Product and services 2016
      • Table Cargill Incorporated: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016
    • DSM
      • Table DSM: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table DSM: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016
    • INEOS
    • PTT Global Chemical Public Company
      • Table PTT Global Chemical Public Company: Business segmentation by revenue 2016
      • Table PTT Global Chemical Public Company: Geographic segmentation by revenue 2016
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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