World Renewable Chemicals Industry

World Renewable Chemicals Industry

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Renewable Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others. The report also analyzed by the following End-Use Sectors: Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and Others. 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 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 121 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Abengoa Bioenergía SA
Amyris, Inc.
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Avantium Technologies
BASF SE



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Classification by Product Segment I-4
Renewable Alcohols I-4
Renewable Polymers I-4
Others I-4


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
A Quick Primer II-1
Towards a Green Chemical Industry: Tremendous Growth
Opportunities for Renewable Chemicals II-3
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 II-4
Renewable Chemistry: A Much Sought After Research Field II-4
Opportunity Indicators: II-5
Table 1: World Biobased Chemicals Market by Chemical
Category (2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
Active Pharmaceutical Chemicals, Base Chemicals, Consumer
Chemicals, and Specialty Chemicals (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-5
Factors Driving the Shift towards a Bio-Based Economy II-6
Production Scenario II-6
Table 2: Global Production of Bio-Based Chemicals by Region
(2014E): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacities for
Argentina, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Indonesia,
Malaysia, Netherlands, Thailand, the US, and Rest of World
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

Table 3: Global Production of Bio-based Chemicals by Chemical
Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacities
for Detergent Alcohols, Fatty Acids, Furfural, Glycerin,
Lactic Acid, Sorbitol, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-7

Table 4: Global Production Capacity (in Thousand Tons) for
Select Bio-Based Building Blocks: 2013 & 2020P (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8
Renewable Chemicals: Fairly Resilient Against Periods of
Economic Slowdown II-9
Current State of the Global Economy: A Key Growth Indicator II-10
Table 5: Economic Growth (%) Worldwide by Region: 2011-2014E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11
Improvement in Global GDP Performance Encourage Optimistic
Market Outlook II-11
Table 6: Global GDP Growth by Major Countries: 2012-2015P
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12
Global Market Outlook II-13
Competitive Landscape II-13
Ranking of the Top 15 Bio-based Chemicals & Materials
Companies: 2014 II-14
Key Research Initiatives of Major Players in Select Renewable
Chemicals for Various Applications: 2013-14 II-15
What Does It Take to Survive in the Marketplace? II-15
Brand Owner Leadership Drives Growth II-16
Investment Scenario in Renewable Chemicals and Industrial
Biotechnology II-16
Table 7: Investments in Renewable Chemical Projects by
Leading Players: 2010 to 2015 II-17
Investments: Critical for Green Development II-17
Venture Capital Investments Continue to Slowdown II-18
Standard Measurement Frameworks: A Key Requirement for Green
Investment II-19

2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS II-20
Increasing Focus on Environment Friendly Chemicals: A Strong
Growth Driver II-20
Table 8: Renewable Chemicals Market: Annual Greenhouse Gas
Emission Savings by Type (CO2 in Million Tons) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20
Rising Prominence of ‘Green' Production Technologies to Boost
Market Demand II-21
Biorefineries Grow in Prominence II-21
Sustainability: Order of the Day II-21
Renewable Technology Advancements: Spearheading Growth II-22
Industrial Biotechnology: The Next Generation Technology for
Developing Renewable Chemicals II-23
Favorable Government Policies Promote Market Penetration II-24
Regulations/Policies Supporting Bio-Based Chemicals in the
US, Canada, and the EU II-24
Excessive Dependence on Crude Oil: A Fundamental Growth Driver II-25
Lignin: One of the Fastest Growing Renewable Feedstock II-25
Increasing Usage in Aromatic Fine Chemicals Production Drives
Demand for Lignin II-26
Biomass: The Largest Renewable Resource II-26
Table 9: Renewable Chemicals Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Biomass (Used as Renewable Feedstock) from
Plant, Animal, and Marine Sources (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-28
Marine Biomass Exhibits Increased Usage in Diverse Industries II-28
Algae: The Next Generation Renewable Feedstock? II-28
Biomass-to-Chemicals Conversion: Challenges to Reckon With II-29
Europe and the US: Largest Renewable Chemicals Markets Worldwide II-30
Industrial Biotechnology: Key Enabler for Renewable Chemicals
Growth in the EU II-30
Developing Countries Offer Significant Growth Opportunities II-31
Renewable Alcohols: The Largest Revenue Contributor II-32
Table 10: Renewable Alcohols Market (2013E): Percentage
Breakdown of Value by Product (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-32

Table 11: C1 and C2 Alcohols Market by Product (2013E):
Percentage Breakdown by Region for Renewable Ethanol and
Renewable Methanol (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33

Table 12: C3 and Above Alcohols Market by Product (2013E):
Percentage Breakdown by Region for Iso-butanol, 1-propanol,
2-propanol, 1-pentanol, 2-ethyl-1-hexanol, 1-octanol,
2-octanol, 1-nanonol, 1-dodecanol, and 1-decanol (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33
Renewable Chemicals and Biofuels: Essential for Securing
Future Energy Needs II-34
Ethanol Spearheads Renewable Chemicals Market Growth II-35
Global Demand for Cellulosic Ethanol Gains Momentum II-35
Renewable Methanol as Alternative Fuel: Larger Scope II-36
Biofuel Wastes: A Potential Renewable Feedstock II-36
Booming Shale Gas Extraction Benefits Market Growth II-37
Table 13: Shale Gas Resources of Top 10 Countries Worldwide
(2013): Technically Recoverable Shale Gas (in Trillion Cubic
Feet) for China, Argentina, Algeria, the US, Canada, Mexico,
Australia, South Africa, Russia, and Brazil (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 14: Shale Oil Resources of Top 10 Countries Worldwide
(2013): Technically Recoverable Shale Oil (in Billion
Barrels) for Russia, the US, China, Argentina, Libya,
Australia, Venezuela, Mexico, Pakistan, and Canada (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39
Renewable Platform Chemicals Witness Robust Growth in Demand II-39
Table 15: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Platform Chemicals by Type - 1,4-Diacids,
3-Hydroxypropionic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Glycerol, Itaconic
Acid, Levulinic Acid, Other Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 16: World Historic Review for Renewable Platform
Chemicals by Type - 1,4-Diacids, 3-Hydroxypropionic Acid,
Glutamic Acid, Glycerol, Itaconic Acid, Levulinic Acid, Other
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Platform
Chemicals by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
1,4-Diacids, 3-Hydroxypropionic Acid, Glutamic Acid,
Glycerol, Itaconic Acid, Levulinic Acid, Other Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43
Itaconic Acid: Fully Sustainable and One of the Most
Promising Platform Chemicals II-44
Key Statistical Findings: II-44
Table 18: World Itaconic Acid Market (2013E): Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Sales by Application (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-44

Table 19: Leading Itaconic Acid Producers Worldwide (2013E):
Percentage Breakdown of Output for Alpha Chemika, Jinan
Huaming Biochemistry, Qingdao Kehai Biochemistry, Zhejiang
Guoguang Biochemistry and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-45

Table 20: Leading Itaconic Acid Producers Worldwide (2013E):
Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacities for Alpha
Chemika, Jinan Huaming Biochemistry, Qingdao Kehai
Biochemistry, Zhejiang Guoguang Biochemistry and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-45
Succinic Acid: Renewable Chemical with Huge Market Potential II-45
Table 21: Leading Players in the Global Succinic Acid Market
(2013E): Percentage Breakdown of Output for Anqing Hexing
Chemical, Kawasaki Kasei Chemicals, Lixing Chemical, Nippon
Shokubai and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-47
Bio-Succinic Acid: Facilitating Commoditization of Renewables II-47
Cost Benefits of Bio-Succinic Acid II-48
Table 22: Cost Structure for Bio-Succinic Acid (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48
Chemical Companies Foray into Succinic Acid Market II-49
Synthetic Biology Gains Significance in Production of Bio-
Based Chemicals and Biofuels II-49
Contribution of Synthetic Biology to Renewable Chemicals II-50
Key Advancements in Renewable Chemicals Using Synthetic Biology II-50
Synthetic Biology Products with Future Commercial Potential:
Brief Description of Application, Product and Companies
Involved II-51
Synthesis of Acetic Acid from Bio-based Materials Gathers
Momentum II-52
Bio-Epichlorohydrin: A Niche Renewable Chemical II-52
Biocatalysts Witness Greater Demand from Chemistry Related
Industries II-52
Spiraling Demand for Renewable Polymers Strengthens Market
Prospects II-52
Table 23: Average Biomass Content in Select Renewable
Polymers II-53

Table 24: World Bio-Based Polymer Market by Region (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-54

Table 25: Renewable Polymers Market by Product (2013E):
Percentage Breakdown by Region for Renewable Polyvinyl
Acetates, Renewable Polylactic Acid, Renewable Polyglycolic
Acid, Renewable Polyhydroxy-alkanoates, Renewable Polyamino
Acids, and Renewable Polyacrylamides (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-54

Table 26: Global Biopolymers Market by End-use Application
(2020): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for Agriculture,
Electric Appliances, Furniture, Housewares, Packaging,
Transportation, and Fibers, Fabrics & Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-55
Biodegradable Polymers: An Economically Viable Alternative
for Conventional Polymers II-55
Starch: An Omnipresent Ingredient II-57
Starch in “Green” Products II-57
Bio-Plastics Fast Replacing Conventional Petrochemical Based
Plastics II-58
Table 27: Global BioPlastics Market by Type (2015P):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity for Bio
PET 30, Biodegradable Polyesters, Biodegradable Starch
Blends, Bio-PA, Bio-PE, PHA, PLA, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58
Acetic Acid: The Green Building Blocks of Eco-friendly Plastics II-58
Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics Fuel Demand for
Renewable Chemicals II-59
Key Challenges & Issues Hampering Widespread Adoption of
Renewable Chemicals II-60
A Straight Talk about the Market's Future II-60
Renewable Chemicals: An Uphill Task for Producers II-61
Market Barriers II-61
Cost Competition from Traditional Sources II-62
Lack of Smooth B2B Integration Restrains Market Growth II-62
Carbon Capture II-62
Rising Concerns over Natural Resource Depletion May Eclipse
Renewable Projects II-63
High Costs of Commercialization II-63
Barriers to Commercialization at Different Levels II-64

3. END-USE APPLICATION INDUSTRIES: A MACRO PERSPECTIVE II-65
Rising Automotive Production to Propel Demand for Renewable
Chemicals II-65
Table 28: Automotive Applications of Renewable Chemicals
(2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type for Car
Seats, Corrosion Inhibitors, Fuels, Wiper Fluids, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-65

Table 29: World Passenger Car Production by Geographic
Region/Country (2010-2018) (in ‘000 units) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-66

Table 30: World Commercial Vehicles Production by Geographic
Region/ Country (2010-2018) (in ‘000 units) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-67
Rubber Manufacturing: Emerging Application Area for Renewable
Chemicals II-67
Demand for Renewable Chemicals from Consumer Healthcare Sector
Goes Up II-68
Table 31: Consumer Healthcare Applications of Renewable
Chemicals (2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type
for Cosmetics, Disinfectants, Pharmaceuticals, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-68
Positive Outlook for the Healthcare Industry Signals Prospects II-69
Table 32: Healthcare Spending as a Percentage of GDP in
Select Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-70
Food Industry Shows Interest in Renewable Feedstock II-70
Renewable Chemicals Witness Increased Usage in Food Packaging
Materials II-71
Table 33: Food & Beverage Applications of Renewable
Chemicals (2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type
for Antimicrobial Packaging, Beverage Bottles, Beverage Can
Coatings, Fertilizers, Food Packaging, Pesticides, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-72
Renewable Chemicals Gain Acceptance in the Manufacturing Sector II-72
Table 34: Industrial Applications of Renewable Chemicals
(2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type for
Corrosion Inhibitors, Dust Control Boiler Water Treatment,
Emission Abatement, Gas Purification, Specialty Lubricants,
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-73
Renewable Chemicals in Garments and Textiles II-73
Table 35: Garments & Textile Applications of Renewable
Chemicals (2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type
for Carpets, Fabric Coatings, Fabrics, Fibers, Foam Cushions,
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-74
Environment Related Applications of Renewable Chemicals II-74
Table 36: Environment Related Applications of Renewable
Chemicals (2013E): Percentage Breakdown by Application Type
for Chelators, Cleaners, Detergents, Flocculants, and Water
Chemicals (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-75
Construction: An Emerging End-Use Market for Renewable Materials II-75
Green Building Concept Goes Global II-76
Recovering Construction Sector Worldwide to Spur Market Growth II-76
Table 37: Global Construction Market (2015P & 2020P):
Percentage Breakdown of Construction Spending by Region
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-78

Table 38: European Construction Output Growth Rates in %
(2012-2015): Breakdown by Country/ Region (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-79

Table 39: US Nonresidential Building Construction Growth
Rates in % (2014 & 2015E): Breakdown by Segment (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-80
Renewable Chemicals in Sporting Goods II-81

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-82
Introduction II-82
Advantages of Renewable Chemicals II-82
Renewable Chemical and the Reference Petrochemical II-82
Historical Perspective II-82
Applications of Renewable Chemicals II-83
Classification by Product Segment II-84
Renewable Alcohols II-84
Renewable Ketones II-84
Renewable Organic Acids II-84
Renewable Polymers II-84
What are the Different Feedstock Options? II-85
Sugars II-85
Starch II-85
Lignocellulose II-85
Plant Oil II-85
Other Feedstocks II-85
Renewable Chemicals Market by Class II-86
C2 Renewable Chemicals II-86
C3 Renewable Chemicals II-86
C4 Renewable Chemicals II-86
Renewable Chemicals by Class - C2, C3 and C4 II-86
Key Renewable Chemicals Technologies II-87
Types of Manufacturing Processes II-87
Fermentation of Sugar and Starch Crops II-87
Lignocellosic Biomass Fermentation II-87
Biotechnological Process II-87
Thermochemical Process II-88
Synthetic Process II-88
Hybrid Process II-88
Platform Chemicals: A Key Segment II-88
Biochemicals II-89
Polymers: A Key End-Use II-90
Methods of Deriving Bio-Polymers II-90
Types of Biodegradable Polymers II-90

5. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-91
BASF Introduces Ultramid® II-91
Elevance Renewable Sciences Launches Elevance Clean™ 1200 II-91
BASF Introduces First Commercial Volumes of Butanediol from
Renewable Raw Material II-91
Elevance Introduces Advanced Renewable Synthetic Lubricant
Basestocks II-91
Popke's Commences Retail Sales of E15 Fuel in Iowa II-91
Vencorex Introduces Tolonate X FLO 100 Bio-Based Polymer II-91
DuPont Tate & Lyle and Genomatica Announce Commercial
Production of 1,4-Butanediol II-92
Piedmont Chemical Introduces Bio-Based Polyester Polyols II-92

6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-93
Renewable Energy Takes Over LS9 II-93
Myriant Inks Distribution Agreement with Azelis II-93
Braskem Joins Amyris- Michelin Partnership II-93
BASF, Cargill and Novozymes Jointly Develop Bio-Based Acrylic
Acid II-93
Purac Partners with Perstorp II-93
Gevo Sells Renewable Para-Xylene to Toray II-93
Rivertop Renewables Raises Finance from Cargill, First Green
Partners and Existing Investors II-94
Domtar Corporation Inks Agreement with UPM II-94
GranBio Inks Agreement with Rhodia II-94
Swire Pacific Invests in Green Biologics II-94
Gevo Inaugurates Paraxylene Biorefinery II-94
Myriant Signs Agreement with Bayegan Group for
Commercialization of Renewable Chemicals II-94
Mitsui Partners with Solazyme for Development of Triglyceride
Oils II-94
Chromatin Inks Agreement with Calgren Renewable Fuels II-95
Flotek Industries Plans to Take Over Florida Chemical Company II-95
DOMTAR Opens Commercial Lignin Production Plant II-95
Myriant Inks Distribution Agreement with BCD Chemie II-95
Perstorp Enters into Partnership with Purac II-95
Tesoro Refining and Marketing Inks Agreement with Sapphire Energy II-95
Genomatica Signs Agreement with BASF II-95
BioAmber Enters into Partnership with Brenntag II-96
LS9 Opens a New Demonstration Facility in Florida II-96
BASF Collaborates with BioTork for Bio-Based Chemicals II-96
BioAmber Plans to Collaborate with Faurecia- Mitsubishi Chemical II-96
BioAmber Commences Production of Bio-based BDO II-96
Novozymes Acquires Minority Stake in Beta Renewables II-96
Toray Inks Deal for Bio-Paraxylene with Gevo II-96
DuPont Establishes Cellulosic Ethanol Plant II-97
Butamax Collaborates with Fagen II-97
Hyrax Energy Inks Licensing Deal with WARF on Bio-Fuel Technology II-97
Elevance Partners with Arkema for Renewable Specialty Polymers II-97
Sundrop Inks Agreement with Uhde for Bio-Fuels Production Plant II-97
Green Biologics Merges with butylfuel™ II-97
Pacific Ethanol to Increase Stake in Ethanol Plants II-97
Verdezyne Enters into Strategic Alliance with Universal Fiber
Systems II-98
Aemetis Takes Over Cilion II-98
Cargill, Novozymes and BASF Collaborate to Create Technologies
for Acrylic Acid Production II-98
NatureWorks Enters into a Joint Venture with BioAmber II-98
Verdezyne Sells its XyloseIsomerase Technology to DuPont II-98
Xunshan Enters into a Partnership with Bio Architecture Lab II-98
BASF Makes an Investment in Allylix II-98
Earthrise Nutritionals Inks Agreement with Sapphire Energy II-99
Institute for Systems Biology Enters into Partnership with
Sapphire Energy II-99
ANDRITZ Secures Contract from POET-DSM Advanced Biofuels II-99
Royal DSM Forms Joint Venture with POET II-99
Shengquan Group Enters into Partnership with Novozymes II-99
Québec Government to Invest in Waste-To- Biofuels Plant II-99
Novamont Inks Definitive Agreement with Genomatica II-99
DUPONT Commences Construction of New Cellulosic Ethanol Refinery II-100
Evonik Industries Collaborates with BioAmber II-100
BASF and Purac Form a Joint Venture II-100

7. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-101
Abengoa Bioenergía SA (Spain) II-101
Amyris, Inc. (USA) II-101
Archer Daniels Midland Company (USA) II-102
Avantium Technologies (The Netherlands) II-102
BASF SE (Germany) II-103
Verenium Corporation (USA) II-103
BioAmber, Inc. (USA) II-104
Beta Renewables SpA (Italy) II-104
Braskem (Brazil) II-104
Cargill Incorporated (USA) II-105
NatureWorks LLC (USA) II-105
Chevron Corporation (USA) II-105
Cobalt Technologies (USA) II-106
Corbion Purac (Netherlands) II-106
Coskata, Inc. (USA) II-106
Dow Chemical Company (USA) II-107
Eastman Chemicals Company (USA) II-107
E. I. Dupont De Nemours & Company (USA) II-108
Genencor International Inc. (USA) II-108
Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc. (USA) II-109
Enerkem, Inc. (Canada) II-109
Evonik Industries AG (Germany) II-109
Genomatica, Inc. (USA) II-109
Gevo Inc. (USA) II-110
GreenField Ethanol Inc. (Canada) II-110
Honeywell UOP (USA) II-110
INEOS Bio (USA) II-111
Iogen Corporation (Canada) II-111
LanzaTech, Inc. (USA) II-111
Metabolix, Inc. (USA) II-112
Myriant Corporation (USA) II-112
Novozymes A/S (Denmark) II-112
OPX Biotechnologies, Inc. (USA) II-113
PureVision Technology Inc. (USA) II-113
REG Life Sciences, LLC (USA) II-113
Rivertop Renewables, Inc. (USA) II-113
Royal DSM NV (Netherlands) II-114
Sapphire Energy, Inc. (USA) II-114
Solazyme, Inc. (USA) II-115
Solvay Chemicals (Belgium) II-115
Verdezyne, Inc. (USA) II-115
Virent, Inc. (USA) II-116
ZeaChem, Inc. (USA) II-116

8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-117
Table 40: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-117

Table 41: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-118

Table 42: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-119

Table 43: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Alcohols by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-120

Table 44: World Historic Review for Renewable Alcohols by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-121

Table 45: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Alcohols by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-122

Table 46: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Polymers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-123

Table 47: World Historic Review for Renewable Polymers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-124

Table 48: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Polymers by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-125

Table 49: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Other Renewable Chemicals by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-126

Table 50: World Historic Review for Other Renewable Chemicals
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-127

Table 51: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Renewable
Chemicals by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-128

Table 52: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Environment Sector by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-129

Table 53: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Environment Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-130

Table 54: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Environment Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-131

Table 55: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Food & Beverage Sector by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin
America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-132

Table 56: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Food & Beverage Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-133

Table 57: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Food & Beverage by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-134

Table 58: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Consumer Healthcare Sector by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-135

Table 59: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Consumer Healthcare Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-136

Table 60: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Consumer Healthcare Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-137

Table 61: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Industrial Sector by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-138

Table 62: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Industrial Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-139

Table 63: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Industrial Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-140

Table 64: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Garments & Textiles Sector by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-141

Table 65: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Garments & Textiles Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-142

Table 66: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Garments & Textiles Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-143

Table 67: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Automotive Sector by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-144

Table 68: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-145

Table 69: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Automotive Sector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-146

Table 70: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Renewable Chemicals in Other Sectors by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-147

Table 71: World Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals in
Other Sectors by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-148

Table 72: World 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals in
Other Sectors by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-149


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Market Overview III-1
Market Trends, Issues, and Growth Drivers III-2
Government Mandates Drive Renewable Chemicals and Bio-Fuels
Markets III-2
Table 73: The US Market for BioFuels (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Sales by Type (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-2

Table 74: Next Generation Biofuel Projects in the US
(Iowa) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3
Renewable Chemicals to Replace Petrochemicals in the Long Run III-3
Bio-based Chemicals and Plastics: A New Driver for Economic
Development III-3
Statistical Findings III-4
Table 75: The US N-Butanol Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Sales by End-Use Application (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 76: The US Iso-Butanol Market (2013): Percentage
Breakdown of Sales by End-Use Application (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4
Factors Driving Growth in Industrial Biotechnology III-4
Discovery of Shale Gas Promises Bright Prospects for
Renewable Chemicals III-5
Federal Stimulus Funding for the Renewable Chemicals Sector III-5
The US: One of the Largest Producers of Cellulosic Ethanol III-5
New Tax Credit Law to Provide Easy Access to Capital III-5
New Farm Bill: A Boon to the US Bio-Economy III-6
Uncertain Economic Conditions Impact VC Investments in
Renewable Chemicals III-7
Product Launches III-7
Strategic Corporate Developments III-8
Select Players III-13
B.Market Analytics III-26
Table 77: The US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 78: The US Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers,
and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 79: The US 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals
by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 80: The US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Environment,
Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments &
Textiles, Automotive, and Others Independently Analyzed by
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 81: The US Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 82: The US 15-Year Perspective for Renewable Chemicals
by End-Use Segments - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare,
Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and Others for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

2. CANADA III-32
A.Market Analysis III-32
Strategic Corporate Development III-32
Select Players III-32
B.Market Analytics III-33
Table 83: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 84: Canadian Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable
Polymers, and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 85: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 86: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Environment,
Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments &
Textiles, Automotive, and Others Independently Analyzed by
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 87: Canadian Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 88: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

3. JAPAN III-39
Market Analysis III-39
Table 89: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 90: Japanese Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable
Polymers, and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 91: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 92: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Environment,
Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments &
Textiles, Automotive, and Others Independently Analyzed by
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 93: Japanese Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 94: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-44

4. EUROPE III-45
A.Market Analysis III-45
Market Overview III-45
Industrial Biotechnology: Key Enabler for Renewable
Chemicals Growth in the EU III-45
Strategic Corporate Developments III-46
B.Market Analytics III-47
Table 95: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 96: European Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 97: European 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 98: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 99: European Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable
Polymers, and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 100: European 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 101: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Environment,
Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments &
Textiles, Automotive, and Others Independently Analyzed by
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 102: European Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals
by End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 103: European 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-55

4a. FRANCE III-56
Market Analysis III-56
Table 104: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 105: French Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers,
and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 106: French 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 107: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Environment,
Food & Beverage, Consumer Healthcare, Industrial, Garments &
Textiles, Automotive, and Others Independently Analyzed by
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 108: French Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
End-Use Segments - Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 109: French 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by End-Use Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Environment, Food & Beverage, Consumer
Healthcare, Industrial, Garments & Textiles, Automotive, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-61

4b. GERMANY III-62
A.Market Analysis III-62
Key Market Drivers III-62
Key Challenges III-62
Table 110: German Chemicals Market (2014E): Percentage
Breakdown by Type of Feedstock (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-62
Product Launches III-63
Strategic Corporate Developments III-63
Select Key Players III-64
B.Market Analytics III-65
Table 111: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Renewable Chemicals by Product Segments - Renewable
Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and Others Independently
Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 112: German Historic Review for Renewable Chemicals by
Product Segments - Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers,
and Others Independently Analyzed by Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 113: German 15-Year Perspective for Renewable
Chemicals by Product Segments - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Renewable Alcohols, Renewable Polymers, and
Others for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (