Biodegradable Plastics Market Analysis and Forecast to 2032: By Type, (Polylactic Acid (PLA), Polybutylene Adipate Terephthalate (PBAT), Polybutylene Succinate (PBS), PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoates), Starch Blends) Application, (Packaging, Agriculture, Consumer Durable, Textile) and Region

Biodegradable plastics are made from renewable resources such as corn starch, potato starch, or cellulose. Unlike traditional plastics, which are made from fossil fuels, biodegradable plastics break down over time in the presence of oxygen and other microbes. This process is called biodegradation.

Biodegradable plastics are an alternative to traditional plastics, which can take hundreds of years to degrade in the environment. While biodegradable plastics may cost more to produce than traditional plastics, they offer a number of benefits. For example, they can help to reduce the amount of plastic waste in the environment.

Key Trends

The key trends in biodegradable plastics technology are the development of new materials and processes that make biodegradable plastics more commercially viable. New materials include biodegradable polymers made from renewable resources such as lactic acid and PLA. Processes such as injection molding and extrusion have been developed to manufacturing biodegradable plastic products.

Key Drivers

The key drivers of the biodegradable plastics market are the increasing environmental concerns over the non-biodegradability of traditional plastics, the availability of cost-effective raw materials, and the stringent government regulations on the use of traditional plastics.

Restraints & Challenges

One of the key restraints for the biodegradable plastics market is the high cost of raw materials. The cost of biodegradable plastics is currently higher than the cost of conventional plastics. This is a major challenge for the market growth, as the high cost of raw materials is expected to limit the market growth in the forecast period.

Market Segments

The biodegradable plastics market is segmented by type, application, and region. By type, the market is divided into polyactic acid (PLA), polybutylene adipate terephthalate (PBAT), polybutylene succinate (PBS), PHA(polyhydroxyalkanoates), starch blends, and others. By application, the market is classified into packaging, agriculture, consumer durable, textile, and others. By region, the market is classified into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and rest of the world.

Key Players

The global biodegradable plastics market report includes players such as BASF SE, DowDuPont, Inc., Arkema S.A., Royal DSM N.V., Novamont S.p.A., Toray Industries, Inc., Biome Technologies, Celanese Corporation, NatureWorks, and Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation

Biodegradable Plastics Market Report Coverage
  • The report offers a comprehensive quantitative as well as qualitative analysis of the current Biodegradable Plastics Market outlook and estimations from 2022 to 2032, which helps to recognize the prevalent opportunities.
  • The report also covers qualitative as well as quantitative analysis of Biodegradable Plastics Market in terms of revenue ($Million).
  • Major players in the market are profiled in this report and their key developmental strategies are studied in detail. This will provide an insight into the competitive landscape of the Biodegradable Plastics Market.
  • A thorough analysis of market trends and restraints is provided.
  • By region as well as country market analysis is also presented in this report.
  • Analytical depiction of the Biodegradable Plastics Market along with the current trends and future estimations to depict imminent investment pockets. The overall Biodegradable Plastics Market opportunity is examined by understanding profitable trends to gain a stronger foothold.
  • Porter’s five forces analysis, SWOT analysis, Pricing Analysis, Case Studies, COVID-19 impact analysis, Russia-Ukraine war impact, and PESTLE analysis of the Biodegradable Plastics Market are also analyzed.

Why GIS?

 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Biodegradable Plastics Market Overview
1.1. Objectives of the Study
1.2. Market Definition and Research & Scope
1.3. Research Limitations
1.4. Research Methodologies
1.4.1. Secondary Research
1.4.2. Market Size Estimation Technique
1.4.3. Forecasting
1.4.4. Primary Research and Data Validation

Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Summary
2.2. Key Highlights of the Market

Chapter 3. Premium Insights on the Market
3.1. Market Attractiveness Analysis, by Region
3.2. Market Attractiveness Analysis, by Type
3.3. Market Attractiveness Analysis, by Application

Chapter 4. Biodegradable Plastics Market Outlook
4.1. Biodegradable Plastics Market Segmentation
4.2. Market Dynamics
4.2.1. Market Drivers
4.2.1.1. Driver 1
4.2.1.2. Driver 2
4.2.1.3. Driver 3
4.2.2. Market Restraints
4.2.2.1. Restraint 1
4.2.2.2. Restraint 2
4.2.3. Market Opportunities
4.2.3.1. Opportunity 1
4.2.3.2. Opportunity 2
4.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
4.3.1. Threat of New Entrants
4.3.2. Threat of Substitutes
4.3.3. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.3.4. Bargaining Power of Supplier
4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry
4.4. PESTLE Analysis
4.5. Value Chain Analysis
4.5.1. Raw Material Suppliers
4.5.2. Manufacturers
4.5.3. Wholesalers and/or Retailers
4.6. Impact of COVID-19 on the Biodegradable Plastics Market
4.7. Impact of the Russia and Ukraine War on the Biodegradable Plastics Market
4.8. Case Study Analysis
4.9. Pricing Analysis

Chapter 5. Biodegradable Plastics Market, by Application
5.1. Market Overview
5.2. Packaging
5.3. Textile
5.3.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
5.3.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
5.4. Agriculture
5.4.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
5.4.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
5.5. Consumer Durable
5.5.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
5.5.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
5.6. Textile
5.6.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
5.6.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
5.7. Others
5.7.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
5.7.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region

Chapter 6. Biodegradable Plastics Market, by Type
6.1. Market Overview
6.2. Polylactic Acid (PLA)
6.3. PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoates)
6.4. Starch Blends
6.4.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
6.4.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
6.5. Polybutylene Adipate Terephthalate (PBAT)
6.5.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
6.5.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
6.6. Polybutylene Succinate (PBS)
6.6.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
6.6.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
6.7. PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoates)
6.7.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
6.7.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region
6.8. Starch Blends
6.8.1. Key Market Trends & Opportunity Analysis
6.8.2. Market Size and Forecast, by Region

Chapter 7. Biodegradable Plastics Market, by Region
7.1. Overview
7.2. North America
7.2.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.2.2. North America Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.2.3. North America Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.2.4. North America Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Country
7.2.5. The U.S.
7.2.5.1. The U.S. Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.2.5.2. The U.S. Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.2.6. Canada
7.2.6.1. Canada Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.2.6.2. Canada Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.2.7. Mexico
7.2.7.1. Mexico Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.2.7.2. Mexico Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3. Europe
7.3.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.3.2. Europe Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.3. Europe Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.4. Europe Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Country
7.3.5. The U.K.
7.3.5.1. The U.K. Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.5.2. The U.K. Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.6. Germany
7.3.6.1. Germany Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.6.2. Germany Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.7. France
7.3.7.1. France Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.7.2. France Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.8. Spain
7.3.8.1. Spain Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.8.2. Spain Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.9. Italy
7.3.9.1. Italy Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.9.2. Italy Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.10. Netherlands
7.3.10.1. Netherlands Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.10.2. Netherlands Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.11. Sweden
7.3.11.1. Sweden Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.11.2. Sweden Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.12. Switzerland
7.3.12.1. Switzerland Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.12.2. Switzerland Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.13. Denmark
7.3.13.1. Denmark Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.13.2. Denmark Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.14. Finland
7.3.14.1. Finland Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.14.2. Finland Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.15. Russia
7.3.15.1. Russia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.15.2. Russia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.3.16. Rest of Europe
7.3.16.1. Rest of Europe Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.3.16.2. Rest of Europe Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4. Asia-Pacific
7.4.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.4.2. Asia-Pacific Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Country
7.4.3. Asia-Pacific Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.4. Asia-Pacific Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.5. China
7.4.5.1. China Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.5.2. China Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.6. India
7.4.6.1. India Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.6.2. India Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.7. Japan
7.4.7.1. Japan Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.7.2. Japan Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.8. South Korea
7.4.8.1. South Korea Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.8.2. South Korea Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.9. Australia
7.4.9.1. Australia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.9.2. Australia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.10. Singapore
7.4.10.1. Singapore Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.10.2. Singapore Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type

7.4.11. Indonesia
7.4.11.1. Indonesia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.11.2. Indonesia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.12. Taiwan
7.4.12.1. Taiwan Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.12.2. Taiwan Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.13. Malaysia
7.4.13.1. Malaysia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.13.2. Malaysia Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.4.14. Rest of APAC
7.4.14.1. Rest of APAC Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.4.14.2. Rest of APAC Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.5. Rest of The World
7.5.1. Key Market Trends and Opportunities
7.5.2. Rest of The World Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.5.3. Rest of The World Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.5.4. Rest of The World Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Country
7.5.5. Latin America
7.5.5.1. Latin America Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.5.5.2. Latin America Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.5.6. Middle East
7.5.6.1. Middle East Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.5.6.2. Middle East Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type
7.5.7. Africa
7.5.7.1. Africa Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Application
7.5.7.2. Africa Biodegradable Plastics Market Size and Forecast, by Type

Chapter 8. Competitive Landscape
8.1. Market Overview
8.2. Market Share Analysis/Key Player Positioning
8.3. Developmental Strategy Benchmarking
8.3.1. New Type Development
8.3.2. Type Launches
8.3.3. Business Expansions
8.3.4. Partnerships, Joint Ventures, And Collaborations
8.3.5. Mergers And Acquisitions

Chapter 9. Company Profiles
9.1. BASF SE
9.1.1. Company Snapshot
9.1.2. Financial Performance
9.1.3. Type Offerings
9.1.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.1.5. SWOT Analysis
9.2. DowDuPont, Inc.
9.2.1. Company Snapshot
9.2.2. Financial Performance
9.2.3. Type Offerings
9.2.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.2.5. SWOT Analysis
9.3. Arkema S.A.
9.3.1. Company Snapshot
9.3.2. Financial Performance
9.3.3. Type Offerings
9.3.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.3.5. SWOT Analysis
9.4. Royal DSM N.V.
9.4.1. Company Snapshot
9.4.2. Financial Performance
9.4.3. Type Offerings
9.4.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.4.5. SWOT Analysis
9.5. Novamont S.p.A.
9.5.1. Company Snapshot
9.5.2. Financial Performance
9.5.3. Type Offerings
9.5.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.5.5. SWOT Analysis
9.6. Toray Industries, Inc.
9.6.1. Company Snapshot
9.6.2. Financial Performance
9.6.3. Type Offerings
9.6.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.6.5. SWOT Analysis
9.7. Biome Technologies
9.7.1. Company Snapshot
9.7.2. Financial Performance
9.7.3. Type Offerings
9.7.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.7.5. SWOT Analysis
9.8. Celanese Corporation
9.8.1. Company Snapshot
9.8.2. Financial Performance
9.8.3. Type Offerings
9.8.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.8.5. SWOT Analysis
9.9. NatureWorks
9.9.1. Company Snapshot
9.9.2. Financial Performance
9.9.3. Type Offerings
9.9.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.9.5. SWOT Analysis
9.10. Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
9.10.1. Company Snapshot
9.10.2. Financial Performance
9.10.3. Type Offerings
9.10.4. Key Strategic Initiatives
9.10.5. SWOT Analysis

*The List of Company Is Subject To Change During The Final Compilation of The Report
Market Segments

By Type

  • Polylactic Acid (PLA)
  • Polybutylene Adipate Terephthalate (PBAT)
  • Polybutylene Succinate (PBS)
  • PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoates)
  • Starch Blends
  • Others

By Application

  • Packaging
  • Agriculture
  • Consumer Durable
  • Textile
  • Others

By Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • UK
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Central & South America
    • Brazil
    • Rest of CSA
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA

Order this Report

Have questions about the scope of the report ?

Have specific requirements ?

Budget Constraints ?

Related Reports

Epoxy coating is a type of protective coating…
Smart materials are materials that have properties that…
Paper band is a type of paper that…
A foam cooler box is a type of…
Flame retardant chemicals are added to products to…
An aerosol can is a can designed to…
Chelating agents are molecules that bind to metal…
Silver powder and flakes are tiny pieces of…
The global Recycled Carbon Fiber Market was valued…
Hydrogen peroxide chemical indicator is a type of…