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The "Renewable Chemicals - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Renewable Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product and End-Use Segments: Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others; End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and Others.

The report profiles 109 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Amyris, Inc. (USA)
  • Archer Daniels Midland Company (USA)
  • Avantium Technologies (The Netherlands)
  • BASF SE (Germany)
  • BioAmber, Inc. (USA)
  • Braskem (Brazil)
  • Cargill Incorporated (USA)
  • CJ CheilJedang (South Korea)
  • Corbion NV (Netherlands)
  • DowDuPont (USA)
  • DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products Company, LLC (USA)
  • Eastman Chemicals Company (USA)
  • Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. (USA)
  • Enerkem, Inc. (Canada)
  • Evonik Industries AG (Germany)
  • Genomatica, Inc. (USA)
  • Gevo, Inc. (USA)
  • GreenField Ethanol, Inc. (Canada)
  • LanzaTech, Inc. (USA)
  • Myriant Corporation (USA)
  • NatureWorks LLC (USA)
  • Novamont SpA (Italy)
  • Novozymes A/S (Denmark)
  • PureVision Technology Inc. (USA)
  • Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (USA)
  • Rivertop Renewables, Inc. (USA)
  • Royal DSM NV (Netherlands)
  • Solazyme Industrials (USA)
  • Solvay (Belgium)
  • Verdezyne, Inc. (USA)
  • Virent, Inc. (USA)
  • ZeaChem, Inc. (USA)

Key Topics Covered


Renewable Chemicals: Eco-Friendly, Sustainable and Clean Alternatives to Conventional Chemicals

Towards a Green Chemical Industry: Tremendous Growth Opportunities for Renewable Chemicals

Commercially Produced Renewable Chemicals: Brief Description of Commercial Applications for Glycerol; Succinic Acid; 1,3 -Propanedio; 1,4-butanediol; Sodium Laureth Sulphate and Methyl Ester Sulphonate; and Fumaric Acid

Europe and the US: The Largest Renewable Chemicals Markets Worldwide

Industrial Biotechnology: Key Enabler of Renewable Chemicals Growth in the EU

Developing Countries to Spearhead Future Growth

Renewable Chemistry: A Much Sought After Research Field

Factors Driving the Shift towards a Bio-Based Economy

Production Scenario

Renewable Chemicals: Improving GDP Growth Provides Optimistic Market Outlook

Competitive Landscape

Key Research Initiatives of Major Players in Select Renewable Chemicals for Various Applications: 2013-14

What Does It Take to Survive in the Marketplace?

Brand Owner Leadership Drives Growth

Investment Scenario in Renewable Chemicals and Industrial Biotechnology

Investments: Critical for Green Development

Venture Capital Investments Continue to Slowdown

Standard Measurement Frameworks: A Key Requirement for Green Investment


Increasing Focus on Environment Friendly Chemicals: A Strong Growth Driver

Rising Prominence of 'Green' Production Technologies to Boost Market Demand

Biorefineries Grow in Prominence

Sustainability: Order of the Day

Renewable Technology Advancements: Spearheading Growth

Industrial Biotechnology: The Next Generation Technology for Developing Renewable Chemicals

Russian Researchers Develop Biopolymer for 3D Printing

Favorable Government Policies Promote Market Penetration

Regulations/Policies Supporting Bio-Based Chemicals in the US, Canada, and the EU

Excessive Dependence on Crude Oil: A Fundamental Growth Driver

Lignin: One of the Fastest Growing Renewable Feedstocks

Increasing Usage in Aromatic Fine Chemicals Production Drives Demand for Lignin

Biomass: The Largest Renewable Resource

Marine Biomass Exhibits Increased Usage in Diverse Industries

Algae: The Next Generation Renewable Feedstock?

Biomass-to-Chemicals Conversion: Challenges to Reckon with

Renewable Alcohols: The Largest Revenue Contributor

Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels: Essential for Securing Future Energy Needs

Ethanol Spearheads Renewable Chemicals Market Growth

Global Demand for Cellulosic Ethanol Gains Momentum

Renewable Methanol as Alternative Fuel: Larger Scope

Biofuel Wastes: A Potential Renewable Feedstock

Renewable Chemicals to Drive Future Growth in Bio-fuels Market

Booming Shale Gas Extraction Benefits Market Growth

Renewable Platform Chemicals Witness Robust Growth in Demand

Itaconic Acid: Fully Sustainable and One of the Most Promising Platform Chemicals

Key Statistical Findings

Succinic Acid: Renewable Chemical with Huge Market Potential

Bio-Succinic Acid: Facilitating Commoditization of Renewables

Cost Benefits of Bio-Succinic Acid

Biosuccinic Acid Finds Application as a Chemical Building Block for Polyurethane

Bio-Succinic Acid

Competitive Landscape

Bio-Succinic Acid Evolves as An Attractive market for Chemical Companies

Synthetic Biology Gains Significance in Production of Bio- Based Chemicals and Biofuels

Contribution of Synthetic Biology to Renewable Chemicals

Synthetic Biology Products with Future Commercial Potential: Brief Description of Application, Product and Companies Involved

Synthesis of Acetic Acid from Bio-based Materials Gathers Momentum

Bio-Epichlorohydrin: A Niche Renewable Chemical

Biocatalysts Witness Greater Demand from Chemistry Related Industries

Spiraling Demand for Renewable Polymers Strengthens Market Prospects

Biodegradable Polymers: An Economically Viable Substitute for Conventional Polymers

Starch: An Omnipresent Ingredient

Starch in Green Products

Bioplastics Fast Replacing Conventional Petrochemical Based Plastics

Acetic Acid: The Green Building Blocks of Eco-friendly Plastics

Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics Fuel Demand for Renewable Chemicals

Demand for Eco-Friendly Materials Boost Growth in Bio-Based Construction Polymers Market

Bio-based Polyurethane (PU) Market

Gaining Momentum over Conventional PU

Key Challenges & Issues Hampering Widespread Adoption of Renewable Chemicals

A Straight Talk about the Market's Future

Renewable Chemicals: An Uphill Task for Producers

Market Barriers

Cost Competition from Traditional Sources

Lack of Smooth B2B Integration Restrains Market Growth

Carbon Capture

Rising Concerns over Natural Resource Depletion May Eclipse Renewable Projects

High Costs of Commercialization

Barriers to Commercialization at Different Levels


Rising Automotive Production to Propel Demand for Renewable Chemicals

Rubber Manufacturing: Emerging Application Area for Renewable Chemicals

Demand for Renewable Chemicals from Consumer Healthcare Sector Goes Up

Positive Outlook for the Healthcare Industry Signals Prospects

Food Industry Shows Interest in Renewable Feedstock

Renewable Chemicals Witness Increased Usage in Food Packaging Materials

Renewable Chemicals Gain Acceptance in Industrial/ Manufacturing Sector

Renewable Chemicals in Garments and Textiles

Environment Related Applications of Renewable Chemicals

Construction: An Emerging End-Use Market for Renewable Materials

Green Building Concept Goes Global

Recovering Construction Sector Worldwide to Spur Market Growth

Renewable Chemicals in Sporting Goods



Advantages of Renewable Chemicals

Renewable Chemical and the Reference Petrochemical

Historical Perspective

Applications of Renewable Chemicals

Classification by Product Segment

Renewable Alcohols

Renewable Ketones

Renewable Organic Acids

Renewable Polymers

What are the Different Feedstock Options?




Plant Oil

Other Feedstocks

Renewable Chemicals Market by Class

C2 Renewable Chemicals

C3 Renewable Chemicals

C4 Renewable Chemicals

Renewable Chemicals by Class

C2, C3 and C4

Key Renewable Chemicals Technologies

Types of Manufacturing Processes

Fermentation of Sugar and Starch Crops

Lignocellosic Biomass Fermentation

Biotechnological Process

Thermochemical Process

Synthetic Process

Hybrid Process

Platform Chemicals: A Key Segment


Polymers: A Key End-Use

Methods of Deriving Bio-Polymers

Types of Biodegradable Polymers


Genomatica Launches GENO BG Biobased Process Technology

Eastman Launches Eastman TREVA Engineering Bioplastic

NatureWorks Unveils Ingeo Renewable Advanced Plastic

Corbion Unveils Luminy PLA Bioplastics Range

Green Biologics and Acme Hardesty Introduce Bio-based Esters

DuPont and ADM Unveil Breakthrough Process


BASF Establishes New Biocatalyzed Acrylamide Production Facility in Nanjing

Eastman Licenses FDCA to Origin Materials

Enerkem Commences Commercial Production of Cellulosic Ethanol in Edmonton

Eastman Gains USDA Certification for TREVA Engineering Bioplastic

Greenfield Global Evaluates Expansion of Biofuel Production in Canada

Croda Takes Over Enza Biotech

Indian Oil and LanzaTech to Build Refinery Off Gas-to- Bioethanol Production Facility in India

Sappi to Acquire Xylex and Versalac Technologies from Plaxica

Avantium Inks Contract with AkzoNobel for Pilot Biorefinery Plant in Netherlands

Rivertop Renewables Gains European REACH Registration for Sodium Glucarate

GreenField Specialty Alcohols Adopts New Name, Greenfield Global

Ineos Acquires Oil & Gas Business of Dong Energy

Gevo and HCS Ink Supply Agreement for Renewable Isooctane

BASF Venture Capital Invests in P2 Science

Metabolix Sells Biopolymer Assets CJ CheilJedang

Leaf Resources Evaluates Bio-Refinery for Renewable Chemicals

Corbion and Kraton Obtain European Certification for Biobased Products

Total and Corbion Form Bioplastics JV

Corbion Commences Construction of PLA Bioplastics Polymerization Plant in Thailand

Verdezyne Inks Distribution Agreement with Aceto for BIOLON DDDA

Tesoro to Take Over Virent

Enerkem Gains ISCC Certification for Biomethanol Production Plant in Edmonton

ADM Announces Renewable Natural Gas Project

BASF and Avantium to Establish JV for FDCA and PEF

Aemetis Acquires Rights to LanzaTech's Patented Technology

Verdezyne and Connell Ink Distribution Agreement

Green Biologics and Caldic Ink Distribution Agreement

Renewable Energy Group Takes Over Sanimax Energy

Virent and Tesoro in Strategic Collaboration for Virent's BioForming Technology

LanzaTech Collaborates with Global Bioenergies

Versalis and Genomatica to Produce bio-BR

INVISTA and LanzaTech Develop Metabolic Toolkit for Bio- derived Butadiene Production

Gevo and ValvTect Collaborate for Isobutanol Fuel Blends

Renewable Energy Group Takes Over Imperium Renewables

BioAmber Establishes Succinic Acid Plant in Sarnia

Genomatica and Cargill Enter into Collaboration Agreement for Renewable Chemical Production

DuPont and NTL Ink Licensing Agreement

ArcelorMittal, LanzaTech and Primetals to Build Facility for Bioethanol Production from Waste Gases

Verdezyne Bags USDA Certified Biobased Certification for BIOLON Dodecanedioc Acid

Verdezyne Inks Distribution Agreement with Will & Co

Gevo and Alaska Airlines Sign Strategic Alliance Agreement

Cargill Acquires Fermentation Technology of OPX Biotechnologies

Gevo Commences Sale of Renewable Isobutanol to Brenntag Canada



Global Analytics by Product Segment

By End-Use Sector

Total Companies Profiled: 109 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries 116)

  • The United States (60)
  • Canada (11)
  • Japan (2)
  • Europe (30)
    • France (5)
    • Germany (4)
    • The United Kingdom (4)
    • Italy (5)
    • Spain (2)
    • Rest of Europe (10)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (8)
  • Latin America (1)
  • Africa (1)

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Source: Business Wire (June 25, 2019 - 7:24 AM EDT)

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