Biopolymer Market Forecasts and Growth Trends to 2015 - Starch - based Polymers Driving the Growth


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GBI Researchs report, Biopolymer Market Forecasts and Growth Trends to 2015 - Starch - based Polymers Driving the Growth provides an in-depth analysis of the global biopolymer industry. The research presents detailed analysis and forecasts of the major economic and market trends affecting the biopolymer markets in major regions of the world. The report contains detailed analysis of four major biopolymer types, namely, starch-based, PLA, PHA and soy-based polymers. 

The report contains demand analysis and forecasts, drivers and restraints, end use analysis by markets and forecasts, end use analysis by applications and market share analysis of the major producers for biopolymers. Overall, the report presents a comprehensive analysis of the global biopolymers market covering all the major parameters. 

The demand for biopolymer is highest in North America. The US is driving majority of the demand for biopolymers in the world. The North American demand by volume for biopolymers in 2009 was nearly 45% of the global biopolymer demand.

The packaging market is the oldest market for biopolymers. The biodegradability and the bio-based raw materials make it a perfect choice for packaging. It is estimated to hold a revenue share of 53.2% in 2009. However the other markets such as automotive, medical and electrical & electronics applications are also growing at a higher rate.

Scope

The report provides in-depth analysis, market opportunities and challenges for manufacturers of biopolymers, worldwide. Its scope includes:
  • Demand of biopolymers at global level and forecast to 2015. 
  • Demand of four major biopolymer types, namely, starch-based, PLA, PHA and soy-based polymers at global level and forecast to 2015.
  • Demand of biopolymers and four major biopolymer types for all the major regions including North America, Europe and Asia.
  • Detailed demand analysis of biopolymers and four major biopolymer types by key end use markets at global level. Major markets are packaging and automotive.
  • Detailed demand analysis of biopolymers and four major biopolymer types by key end use applications at global level. Major applications are in films and foams.
  • Competitive landscape of biopolymer industry and four major biopolymer types at global level. It includes major companies like NatureWorks, Plantic Technologies, Rodenburg Biopolymers B.V., PURAC Biomaterials and others.
  • Detailed analysis of the key drivers and restraints at global level for the biopolymer industry and all four biopolymer types.

Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to:

  • Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights on biopolymer market. 
  • Identify opportunities and challenges in the global biopolymer market. 
  • Understand the market positioning of biopolymer producers. 
  • Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights on the future opportunities and critical success factors in the global biopolymer market. 
  • Benchmark your operations and strategies against the major players in the global biopolymer market
Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 4
1.1 List of Tables 7
1.2 List of Figures 9

2 Introduction 11
2.1 GBI Report Guidance 11

3 Global Biopolymers Market 12
3.1 Market Introduction and Overview 12
3.2 Market Drivers 12
3.2.1 Increasing Awareness towards Greener Products 12
3.2.2 Improving Technology of the Biopolymers 12
3.2.3 Declining Prices Boost the Growth of the Biopolymer Market 12
3.2.4 New Legislation to Push the Biopolymer Market 12
3.3 Market Restraints 12
3.3.1 Current Economic Recession Restricts the Growth of the Biopolymers Market 12
3.3.2 Lack of Certain Properties Restrict the Markets Growth 13
3.3.3 High Price in Comparison to Conventional Polymers 13
3.4 Share Analysis by Polymer Type 13
3.5 Demand Analysis of Biopolymers Market and Forecast to 2015 14
3.6 Strategic Analysis of Biopolymers Market by Geographical Regions and Forecast to 2015 16
3.6.1 European Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 17
3.6.2 North American Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 19
3.6.3 Asia-Pacific Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 21
3.6.4 Rest of the World Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 22
3.7 Strategic Analysis of Biopolymer Market by End-use Markets 24
3.8 Strategic Analysis of Biopolymer Market by End-use Applications 25
3.9 Global Biopolymer Competitive Landscape 26

4 Global Starch-based Polymers Market 28
4.1 Market Introduction and Overview 28
4.2 Market Drivers 28
4.2.1 Need for Bio-renewable Packaging Materials Boost the Growth of the Starch-based Polymers 28
4.2.2 Replacing Polystyrene (PS) Foams Drives the Growth of the Starch-based Polymers 28
4.2.3 Technological Advancement Leads to Market Expansion for Starch-based Polymers 28
4.3 Market Restraints 28
4.3.1 Impact of Economic Recession Dampens the Growth of Starch-based Polymers Market 28
4.3.2 Competition from PLA Polymers Hamper the Growth of the Starch-based Polymers Market 29
4.4 Share Analysis by Product Type 29
4.4.1 Thermoplastic Starch (TPS) 30
4.4.2 Starch and Synthetic Polymer Blend 30
4.4.3 Starch and PLA Blend 30
4.4.4 Starch and PVOH Blend 30
4.5 Demand Analysis of Starch-based Polymers and Forecasts to 2015 31
4.6 Strategic Analysis of Starch-based Polymers Market by Geographical Regions and Forecast to 2015 33
4.6.1 European Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 34
4.6.2 North American Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 36
4.6.3 Asia-Pacific Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 38
4.6.4 Rest of the World Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 40
4.7 Global Starch-based Polymers Price Analysis and Forecast to 2015 42
4.8 Strategic Analysis of Starch-based Polymers Market by End-use Markets 44
4.8.1 Packaging Market 45
4.8.2 Agriculture Market 48
4.8.3 Automotive Market 51
4.8.4 Electrical and Electronics Market 54
4.8.5 Others Market 57
4.9 Strategic Analysis of Starch-based Polymers Market by End-use Applications 58
4.9.1 Loose-fill Application 59
4.9.2 Film Application 59
4.9.3 Molded Components Application 60
4.9.4 Others Application 61
4.10 Global Starch-based Polymers Market Competitive Landscape 62

5 Global Poly(lactic acid) (PLA) Market 63
5.1 Market Introduction and Overview 63
5.2 Market Drivers 63
5.2.1 Increasing Demand for Foamed Food Packaging Trays Spurs the Growth of the PLA Market 63
5.2.2 Advancement in the Processing Technology of the Polymers Lead to Higher Growth 63
5.2.3 Increasing Penetration in Packaging Water Bottles Market Boosts the Growth of PLA Market 63
5.2.4 Opportunities to Replace Traditional Polymers Enhance the Growth of PLA Market 64
5.3 Market Restraints 64
5.3.1 The Global Economic Slowdown has Affected the Market Growth of PLA 64
5.3.2 Resistance from Recyclers Association Towards Introducing PLA Bottles for Packaged Water 64
5.3.3 Competition from Starch-based Polymers May Hamper the Growth of the PLA Market 64
5.4 Share Analysis by Product Type 65
5.5 Share Analysis by Feedstock Types 66
5.5.1 Manufacturing Technology 67
5.6 Demand Analysis of PLA and Forecast to 2015 67
5.7 Strategic Analysis of PLA Market by Geographical Regions and Forecast to 2015 69
5.7.1 European Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 70
5.7.2 North American Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 73
5.7.3 Asia-Pacific Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 76
5.7.4 Rest of the World Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 79
5.8 Global PLA Price Analysis and Forecast to 2015 81
5.9 Strategic Analysis of PLA Market by End-use Markets 83
5.9.1 Packaging Market 84
5.9.2 Agriculture Market 86
5.9.3 PLA in agriculture is used mainly in two types of applications. 87
5.9.4 Automotives Market 89
5.9.5 Electrical and Electronics Market 91
5.9.6 Medical Market 93
5.9.7 Others Market 95
5.10 Strategic Analysis of PLA Market by End-use Applications 97
5.10.1 Film Application 98
5.10.2 Compost Bag Application 99
5.10.3 Fibers Application 100
5.10.4 Molded and extruded Components 101
5.10.5 Foam Application 102
5.10.6 Others Application 103
5.11 Global PLA Market Competitive Landscape 104

6 Global Polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) Market 105
6.1 Market Introduction and Overview 105
6.2 Market Drivers 105
6.2.1 Need for High-Performance Bio-based Polymers 105
6.2.2 Reduction in Price Increases the Adoption Rate of PHA Polymers among the Processors 105
6.3 Market Restraints 105
6.3.1 Economic Recession Dampens the Growth of the PHA Polymers 105
6.3.2 Supply Shortage is a Major Stumble Block for the Growth of the Market 105
6.4 Share Analysis by Product Types 105
6.5 Demand Analysis of PHA and Forecasts to 2015 107
6.6 Strategic Analysis of PHA Market by Geographical Regions and Forecast to 2015 109
6.6.1 European Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 110
6.6.2 North American Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 112
6.6.3 Asia-Pacific Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 113
6.6.4 Rest of the World Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 114
6.7 Global PHA Price Analysis and Forecast to 2015 115
6.8 Strategic Analysis of PHA Market by End-use Markets 116
6.8.1 Packaging Market 117
6.8.2 Medical Market 119
6.8.3 Others Market 121
6.9 Strategic Analysis of PHA Market by End-use Applications 122
6.9.1 Molded Components Application 123
6.9.2 Film Application 124
6.9.3 Others Application 125
6.10 Global PHA Market Competitive Landscape 126

7 Global Soy-based Polymers Market 127
7.1 Market Introduction and Overview 127
7.2 Market Drivers 127
7.2.1 Increasing Awareness Towards Greener Products 127
7.2.2 Availability of Feedstock Drives the Growth 127
7.3 Market Restraints 127
7.3.1 Economic Recession Hits the Growth of Soy-based Polymers 127
7.3.2 Lack of Technological Abilities for Polymer Production and Application 127
7.4 Share Analysis by Product Type 128
7.5 Demand Analysis of Soy-based polymers and Forecasts to 2015 129
7.6 Strategic Analysis of Soy-based Market by Geographical Regions and Forecast to 2015 131
7.6.1 North American Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 132
7.6.2 European Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 134
7.6.3 Asia-Pacific Demand Analysis and Forecast to 2015 135
7.7 Strategic Analysis of Soy-based Polymers Market by End-use Markets 137
7.8 Strategic Analysis of Soy-based Polymers Market by End-use Application 138
7.9 Global Soy-based Polymers Market Competitive Landscape 139

8 Appendix 140
8.1 About GBI Research 140
8.2 Market Definitions 140
8.3 Abbreviations 140
8.4 Methodology 140
8.4.1 Coverage 141
8.4.2 Secondary Research 141
8.4.3 Primary Research 141
8.4.4 Expert Panel Validation 142
8.5 Units of Measure 142
8.6 Contact Us 142
8.7 Disclaimer 142

Table 1: Biopolymer Market, Global, Volume Share Analysis by Polymer Type, %, 2009 14
Table 2: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 15
Table 3: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 16
Table 4: Biopolymer Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 18
Table 5: Biopolymer Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 20
Table 6: Biopolymer Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 21
Table 7: Biopolymer Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 23
Table 8: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 24
Table 9: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 25
Table 10: Biopolymer Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 27
Table 11: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Type, %, 2009 29
Table 12: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 32
Table 13: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 33
Table 14: Starch-based Polymers Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 35
Table 15: Starch-based Polymers Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 37
Table 16: Starch-based Polymers Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 39
Table 17: Starch-based Polymers Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 41
Table 18: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 43
Table 19: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 44
Table 20: Starch-based Polymers Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 46
Table 21: Starch-based Polymers Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 47
Table 22: Starch-based Polymers Agriculture Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 49
Table 23: Starch-based Polymers Agriculture Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 50
Table 24: Starch-based Polymers Automotive Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 52
Table 25: Starch-based Polymers Automotive Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 53
Table 26: Starch-based Polymers Electrical & Electronics Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 55
Table 27: Starch-based Polymers Electrical & Electronics Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 56
Table 28: Starch-based Polymers Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 57
Table 29: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 58
Table 30: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Film Applications by Markets, %, 2009 59
Table 31: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Molded Components Application by Markets, %, 2009 60
Table 32: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Others Application by Markets, %, 2009 61
Table 33: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 62
Table 34: PLA Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 65
Table 35: PLA Market, Global, Volume Share by Feedstock Type, %, 2009 66
Table 36: PLA Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 68
Table 37: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 69
Table 38: PLA Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 71
Table 39: PLA Market, Europe, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 72
Table 40: PLA Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 74
Table 41: PLA Market, North America, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 75
Table 42: PLA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 77
Table 43: PLA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 78
Table 44: PLA Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 80
Table 45: PLA Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 82
Table 46: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 83
Table 47: PLA Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 84
Table 48: PLA Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 86
Table 49: PLA Agriculture Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 87
Table 50: PLA Agriculture Market, Global, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 88
Table 51: PLA Automotive Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 90
Table 52: PLA Automotive Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 91
Table 53: PLA Electrical and Electronics Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 92
Table 54: PLA Medical Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 94
Table 55: PLA Medical Market, Global, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 95
Table 56: PLA Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 96
Table 57: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 97
Table 58: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Films Application by Markets, %, 2009 98
Table 59: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Compost Bag Applications by Market, %, 2009 99
Table 60: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of PLA Fiber Applications by Market, %, 2009 100
Table 61: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Molded and Extruded Component Applications by Market, %, 2009 101
Table 62: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Foam Applications by Market, %, 2009 102
Table 63: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Others Application by Markets, %, 2009 103
Table 64: PLA Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 104
Table 65: PHA Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 106
Table 66: PHA Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 108
Table 67: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 109
Table 68: PHA Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 111
Table 69: PHA Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 112
Table 70: PHA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 113
Table 71: PHA Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 114
Table 72: PHA Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 115
Table 73: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 116
Table 74: PHA Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 117
Table 75: PHA Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 118
Table 76: PHA Medical Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 119
Table 77: PHA Medical Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 120
Table 78: PHA Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 121
Table 79: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 122
Table 80: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Molded Component Applications by Markets, %, 2009 123
Table 81: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Films Application by Markets, %, 2009 124
Table 82: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Other Applications by Market, %, 2009 125
Table 83: PHA Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 126
Table 84: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 128
Table 85: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 130
Table 86: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 131
Table 87: Soy-based Polymers Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 133
Table 88: Soy-based Polymers Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 134
Table 89: Soy-based Polymers Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 136
Table 90: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 137
Table 91: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 138
Table 92: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 139
Figure 1: Biopolymer Market, Global, Volume Share Analysis by Polymer Type, %, 2009 13
Figure 2: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 14
Figure 3: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 16
Figure 4: Biopolymer Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 17
Figure 5: Biopolymer Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 19
Figure 6: Biopolymer Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 21
Figure 7: Biopolymer Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 22
Figure 8: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 24
Figure 9: Biopolymer Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 25
Figure 10: Biopolymer Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 26
Figure 11: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Type, %, 2009 29
Figure 12: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 31
Figure 13: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 33
Figure 14: Starch-based Polymers Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 34
Figure 15: Starch-based Polymers Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 36
Figure 16: Starch-based Polymers Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 38
Figure 17: Starch-based Polymers Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 40
Figure 18: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 42
Figure 19: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 44
Figure 20: Starch-based Polymers Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 45
Figure 21: Starch-based Polymers Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 47
Figure 22: Starch-based Polymers Agriculture Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 48
Figure 23: Starch-based Polymers Agriculture Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 50
Figure 24: Starch-based Polymers Automotive Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 51
Figure 25: Starch-based Polymers Automotive Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 53
Figure 26: Starch-based Polymers Electrical & Electronics Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 54
Figure 27: Starch-based Polymers Electrical & Electronics Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 56
Figure 28: Starch-based Polymers Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 57
Figure 29: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 58
Figure 30: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Film Applications by Markets, %, 2009 59
Figure 31: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Molded Components Application by Markets, %, 2009 60
Figure 32: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Others Application by Markets, %, 2009 61
Figure 33: Starch-based Polymers Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 62
Figure 34: PLA Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 65
Figure 35: PLA Market, Global, Volume Share by Feedstock Type, %, 2009 66
Figure 36: PLA Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 67
Figure 37: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 69
Figure 38: PLA Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 70
Figure 39: PLA Market, Europe, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 72
Figure 40: PLA Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 73
Figure 41: PLA Market, North America, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 75
Figure 42: PLA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 76
Figure 43: PLA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand Share by Country, %, 2009 78
Figure 44: PLA Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 79
Figure 45: PLA Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 81
Figure 46: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 83
Figure 47: PLA Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 84
Figure 48: PLA Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 85
Figure 49: PLA Agriculture Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 86
Figure 50: PLA Agriculture Market, Global, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 88
Figure 51: PLA Automotive Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 89
Figure 52: PLA Automotive Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 90
Figure 53: PLA Electrical & Electronics Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 91
Figure 54: PLA Medical Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 93
Figure 55: PLA Medical Market, Global, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 94
Figure 56: PLA Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 95
Figure 57: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 97
Figure 58: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Film Applications by Markets, %, 2009 98
Figure 59: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Compost Bag Applications by Market, %, 2009 99
Figure 60: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Fiber Applications by Market, %, 2009 100
Figure 61: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Molded and Extruded Component Applications by Markets, %, 2009 101
Figure 62: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Foams Application by Markets, %, 2009 102
Figure 63: PLA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of the Others Application by Markets, %, 2009 103
Figure 64: PLA Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 104
Figure 65: PHA Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 106
Figure 66: PHA Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2009 107
Figure 67: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 109
Figure 68: PHA Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 110
Figure 69: PHA Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 112
Figure 70: PHA Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 113
Figure 71: PHA Market, RoW, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 114
Figure 72: PHA Market, Global, Price ($/Ton), 2005-2015 115
Figure 73: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 116
Figure 74: PHA Packaging Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 117
Figure 75: PHA Packaging Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 118
Figure 76: PHA Medical Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 119
Figure 77: PHA Medical Market, Demand Share by End-use Application, %, 2009 120
Figure 78: PHA Others Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 121
Figure 79: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 122
Figure 80: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Molded Component Applications by Market, %, 2009 123
Figure 81: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Film Applications by Market, %, 2009 124
Figure 82: PHA Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis of Other Applications by Market, %, 2009 125
Figure 83: PHA Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 126
Figure 84: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Volume Share by Product Types, %, 2009 128
Figure 85: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand (Tons), 2005-2015 129
Figure 86: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by Region, %, 2009-2015 131
Figure 87: Soy-based Polymers Market, North America, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 132
Figure 88: Soy-based Polymers Market, Europe, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 134
Figure 89: Soy-based Polymers Market, Asia-Pacific, Demand (Tons), 2009-2015 135
Figure 90: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Market, %, 2009 137
Figure 91: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Demand Share Analysis by End-use Application, %, 2009 138
Figure 92: Soy-based Polymers Market, Global, Market Share of Companies by Revenue, %, 2009 139