PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) Market, By Application & Raw Material

PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) Market, By Application & Raw Material

Global Tends & Forecasts to 2018

Dublin, Oct. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) Market,
By Application & Raw Material - Global Tends & Forecasts to 2018

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announced the addition of the "PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) Market, By
Application (Packaging, Food Services, Bio-medical, Agriculture) & Raw
Material Global Tends & Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering.

Rising demand of biodegradable materials, positive attitude of governments
towards green procurement policies, and rising oil prices are attracting
companies to invest in PHA (Polyhydroxyalkanoate) market. Many large companies
such as Meredian (U.S.), Ecomann (China), and Bio-on (Italy) are focusing on
increasing production capacities.

Large number of companies, particularly small and middle-sized ones, initiated
the experimental and industrialized manufacturing of all types of PHAs. PHA
can be produced using various renewable raw materials. Currently, majority of
PHA is produced using plant sugar, which can be easily obtained from
sugarcane, corn sugar, and sugar beet, making it an ideal raw material for
PHA. Considerable amount of PHA is also produced using plant or vegetable oils
such as soybean oil, palm oil, and corn oil. Waste lipids and milk whey are
the other raw materials at experimental stage and can be commercialized soon.

The report studies polyhydroxyalkanoate market in all major regions namely
North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (Latin America and
Middle East & Africa). PHA applications such as packaging, food services,
bio-medical, agriculture, and others have been identified and analyzed. The
report segments the global as well as all regional markets by applications.
The report also details and estimates the shares of various sources of
production of PHA.

This report analyzes various marketing trends and establishes the most
effective growth strategy in the market. It identifies market dynamics such as
drivers, restraints, opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Premium Insights

4 Market Overview

5 Sources Of PHA Production

6 Global PHA Market, By Applications

7 PHA Market, By Geography

8 Competitive Landscape

9 Company Profiles

Companies Mentioned

  *Bio-On SRL
  *Kaneka Corporation
  *Meredian Inc.
  *Metabolix Inc.
  *Newlight Technologies, LIC
  *PHB Industrial S.A.
  *Polyferm Canada Inc.
  *Shenzhen Ecomann Biotechnology Co. Ltd
  *Tianan Biologic Materials Co. Ltd
  *Tianjin Greenbio Materials Co. Ltd

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