Global Bioplastic Utensils Market Research Report 2017
The bioplastic utensils are mainly made from PLA resin, CPLA (modified PLA), and Starch Blends. And in general, the plant starch utensils are made from 70% renewable resources and 30% fillers like polypropylene and talc.
In 2016, the global bioplastic utensils sales was 845 million pieces, and it will be 1274 million pieces in 2022; while the revenue of bioplastic utensils was 31.9 million USD in 2016 and predicted to reach 43.9 million USD in 2022, with a CAGR of 5.5% between 2016 and 2022.
United States and Europe and dominating the bioplastic utensils market, due more and more consumers have strong environmental protection consciousness, high consumption levels and perfect sales channel (e.g. organic food stores and on-line shopping). Shortly, United and Europe will keep the market position and pioneering advantages. Asia-Pacific also in an important market, but the bioplastic utensils develops slowly, because of the weak environmental awareness, and the high price.
Compared to the conventional utensils (made from petrochemical plastics), the price of bioplastic utensils is too high, it¡¯s too hard to expand massively, and most of the retailers are reluctant to stock (purchase) bioplastic utensils due to low demand, especially in the countries with low consumption levels, like China, Southeast Asia, India and South America.
Currently, the market is dominated by the players from US and Europe, like Biopak, Eco-Products, Inc, Trellis Earth, BioMass Packaging, World Centric, Bionatic GmbH, GreenGood, Better Earth, NatureHouse Green, BioGreenChoice, GreenHome, Vegware, Biodegradable Food Service, Ecogreen International and PrimeWare.
In future, as awareness of environment protection strengthening, and the rise of online shopping, people can buy bioplastic utensils online through their smartphone conveniently, more and more people will choose to use bioplastic utensils, not petrochemical plastics utensils.
The major players in global Bioplastic Utensils market include
Biodegradable Food Service
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with Sales, Sales, revenue, Market Share (%) and Growth Rate (%) of Bioplastic Utensils in these regions, from 2012 to 2022 (forecast), covering
Middle East and Africa
On the basis of raw materials, the Bioplastic Utensils market is primarily split into
PLA Bioplastic Utensils
CPLA Bioplastic Utensils
Starch Blends Bioplastic Utensils
This report also splits the market by Product Weight (grams), into
Below 3.0 Grams
Above 5.5 Grams
On the basis on the end users/applications, this report covers
The price of bioplastic utensils are mainly driven by raw materials, product dimensions and product weight (grams). Below tables show the bioplastic utensils price by raw materials, product dimensions and product weight (grams).
1 Bioplastic Utensils Price Comparison by Raw Materials
2 Bioplastic Utensils Price by Weight (grams)
3 Bioplastic Utensils Price by Product Dimensions
3 Bioplastic Utensils and Non-Bioplastic Comparison