LACTIC ACID - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Lactic Acid in Metric Tons by the following End-Use Segments: Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives, and Other Applications. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. 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 38 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Archer Daniels Midland Company
Corbion Purac
Danimer Scientific LLC
Futerro S.A
Galactic S.A


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Companies: 38
Pages: 214
Date: September 2014
Market Data Tables: 106
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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3  
   Primer.....II-11$100
   Impact of Recession in Retrospect.....II-2
North America Dominates Volumes, Asia-Pacific to Set Pace for Market Growth.....II-2
1$100
   Food Additives: The Largest Consumer of Lactic Acid.....II-3 1$100
   Table 1: Lactic Acid Demand in the Global Food Industry (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Consumption by End-Use Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4

Table 2: World Acidulants Market by Type (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Citric Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Phosphoric Acid, Lactic Acid, Malic Acid, Tartaric Acid, Adipic Acid, Fumaric Acid and Gluconic Acid (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-4
1$350
   Table 3: World Food Preservatives Market by Type (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption for Antimicrobials, Enzymes, Lactic Acid, Protective Cultures, Vinegar, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-5
Biodegradable Plastics: A Rapidly Emerging End-Use Market.....II-5
1$350
   Table 4: Global Bioploymers by End-use Application (2020): Percentage Breakdown of Consumption for Agriculture, Electric Appliances, Furniture, Houseware, Packaging, Transportation, and Fibers, Fabrics & Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-61$350
   Table 5: Global Bioplastics Market (2015): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Capacity by Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-7
Competitive Landscape.....II-7
1$350
   Table 6: Worldwide Lactic Acid Market by Leading Manufacturers (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacities for Archer Daniels Midland, Corbion Purac, Galactic, NatureWorks and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-81$350
   EU Permit for Lactic Acid Decontaminant in Bovine Carcasses Opens Doors for US Meat
  Exporters.....II-9
1$100
   Need to Reduce Dependence on Fossil Fuel: A Major Influencing Factor.....II-10
Table 7: Worldwide Production of Bio-based Chemicals by Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Production Capacities for Fatty Acids, Sorbitol, Glycerin, Detergent Alcohols, Lactic Acid, Furfural, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-10
Green Image and Strong Chemical Properties Fuels Demand for PLA Resins.....II-10
1$350
   Table 8: Average Biomass Content in Select Renewable Polymers.....II-111$350
   Table 9: Worldwide Polylactic Acid Market by End-Use Applications (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Consumption for Biodegradable Packaging, Bio-medical, Electronics, Textiles, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-12
PLA Market Remains Relatively Consolidated.....II-12
Bioplastics Producers Come Under Fire for Undermining Food Production.....II-12
1$350
   Manufacturers Strive to Overcome Shortcomings of PLA Resins.....II-13
Trend towards Green Packaging: Opportunities for Lactic Acid Market.....II-13
1$100
   Technological Developments Create Opportunities for Market Growth.....II-14
Efforts Underway to Develop End-Life Solution for PLA Products.....II-14
1$100
   LOOPLA Process.....II-15
Increasing Demand for Greener Cosmetic Chemicals Favors Lactic Acid Market.....II-15
1$100
   Lactic Acid Derivates Gain Traction in Booming Green Solvents Market.....II-16
Production Scenario for Lactic Acid and PLA.....II-16
1$100
   Fermentation Remains Primary Production Process.....II-17
New Raw Materials Being Explored for Production of Lactic Acid.....II-17
1$100
   Acid Market Witnesses Price Volatility.....II-18 1$100
   Table 10: Average Lactic Acid Prices in Western Europe 2007-10 (US$/Kg) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-191$350
   Biodegradable PLA Prices on Par with Conventional Polymers.....II-201$100
   Production from Biomass.....II-21
Lactic Acid Producing Microorganisms.....II-21
1$100
   Major End Use Applications.....II-22
Cosmetic Products.....II-22
Biodegradable Plastics.....II-22
1$100
   Building Block for Polylactide (PLA): A Key Biodegradable Polymer.....II-231$100
   Food Additives - Applications Galore.....II-24
Fermentation Agent.....II-24
Food Preservative & Decontaminant.....II-24
Table 11: Concentration of Organic Acid at pH for Complete Growth Inhibition of Select Food-borne Bacteria.....II-24
1$350
   Nutrition Fortifier.....II-25
Acidulant.....II-25
Flavor Enhancer.....II-25
Acidic Nature of Select Food-grade Organic Acids.....II-25
1$100
   Other Applications.....II-26
Industrial Applications.....II-26
Pharmaceuticals.....II-26
Animal Health.....II-26
Home Care.....II-26
1$100
   Calysta and Natureworks Develop Technique for Fermenting Methane into Lactic
  Acid.....II-27
Elizabeth Arden Unveils Elizabeth Arden Rx Professional and At-Home Skincare
  Products.....II-27
NatureWorks Unveils Ingeo M700 Lactide.....II-27
Abbott Vascular to Introduce Polylactic Acid Based Stents.....II-27
Corbion Purac Introduces New Personal Care ingredients.....II-27
Innovia Develop and Corbion Purac Develop Transparent, Heat-Resistant PLA
  Films.....II-27
House Wellness Foods Launches Immuno-LP20 in North America.....II-27
Jungbunzlauer Forays into Lactic Acid Market.....II-27
1$100
   DaniMer Scientific Becomes Fully-owned Subsidiary of Meredian Holdings Group.....II-28
Cellulac Completes Production Run for Converting Whey into Bioplastics.....II-28
Corbion Purac Collaborates with FKuR Kunststoff for Developing New PLA
  Products.....II-28
Lallemand Animal Nutrition Acquires Microbial Developments.....II-28
Clerici-Sacco Acquires CSL.....II-28
CSM Rebrands Itself as Corbion.....II-28
Cargill Animal Nutrition to Collaborate with Purac for Developing Bio-based Feed
  Ingredient Solutions.....II-28
1$100
   ThyssenKrupp Opens Fermentation Plant for Producing Bio-based Chemicals.....II-29
Futerro SA Secures US Patent for Lactic Acid Production Method.....II-29
Sulzer Receives Contract for Constructing PLA Plant in Asia.....II-29
PoliKompleks to Set Up Bioplastics Manufacturing Facility in Russia.....II-29
3DOM Filament and NatureWorks to Develop Ingeo PLA Filament for 3D Printing
  Market.....II-29
Ajinomoto Sells Calpis to Asahi Group.....II-29
1$100
   Archer Daniels Midland Company (US).....II-30
Corbion Purac (The Netherlands).....II-30
1$100
   Danimer Scientific LLC (US).....II-31
Futerro S.A. (Belgium).....II-31
1$100
   Galactic S.A. (Belgium).....II-32
Henan Jindan Lactic Acid Co., Ltd. (China).....II-32
1$100
   Jungbunzlauer AG (Switzerland).....II-33
Musashino Chemical Laboratory, Ltd. (Japan).....II-33
NatureWorks LLC (US).....II-33
1$100
   Ningxia Hypow Bio-Technology Co., Ltd. (China).....II-34
Shanghai Tong-Jie-Liang Biomaterials Co., Ltd. (China).....II-34
Synbra Technology BV (The Netherlands).....II-34
1$100
   Teijin Limited (Japan).....II-35
Zhejiang Hisun Biomaterials Co., Ltd. (China).....II-35
1$100
   Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-361$350
   Table 13: World Historic Review for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-371$350
   Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-381$350
   Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid in Cosmetic Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-391$350
   Table 16: World Historic Review for Lactic Acid in Cosmetic Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-401$350
   Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid in Cosmetic Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-411$350
   Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid in Biodegradable Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-421$350
   Table 19: World Historic Review for Lactic Acid in Biodegradable Plastics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-431$350
   Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid in Biodegradable Plastics by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-441$350
   Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid in Food Additives by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-451$350
   Table 22: World Historic Review for Lactic Acid in Food Additives by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-461$350
   Table 23: World 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid in Food Additives by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-471$350
   Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-481$350
   Table 25: World Historic Review for Lactic Acid in Other Applications by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-491$350
   Table 26: World 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid in Other Applications by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-501$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Outlook.....III-1
Bio-based Chemicals and Plastics: A New Driver for Economic Development.....III-1
1$75
   Trade Statistics.....III-2
Table 27: US Exports of Lactic Acid, Its Salts and Esters (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-2
1$200
   Table 28: US Imports of Lactic Acid, Its Salts and Esters (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31$200
   Table 29: US Exports of Polylactic Acid (in Primary Forms) (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41$200
   Table 30: US Imports of Polylactic Acid (in Primary Forms) (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-51$200
   Product Introductions.....III-6
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-6
1$75
   Select Players.....III-71$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-8
Table 31: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-8
1$200
   Table 32: US Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-91$200
   Table 33: US 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-101$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-11
Outlook.....III-11
Trade Statistics.....III-11
Table 34: Canadian Exports of Lactic Acid, Its Salts and Esters (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11
1$200
   Table 35: Canadian Imports of Lactic Acid, Its Salts and Esters (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-121$200
   Table 36: Canadian Imports of Polylactic Acid (in Primary Forms) (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-13

Table 37: Canadian Exports of Polylactic Acid (in Primary Forms) (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-13
1$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-14
Table 38: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-14
1$200
   Table 39: Canadian Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-151$200
   Table 40: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment -Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-161$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-17
Outlook.....III-17
Japan to Emerge as the World’s Leading Bioplastic Market.....III-17
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-17
1$75
   Select Players.....III-181$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-19
Table 41: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-19
1$200
   Table 42: Japanese Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-201$200
   Table 43: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-22
Outlook.....III-22
EU Permits Use of Lactic Acid Decontaminants in Bovine Carcasses.....III-22
2$150
   Trade Statistics.....III-24
Table 44: EU-28 Imports of Polylactic Acid (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Volume by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-24
1$200
   Table 45: EU-28 Imports of Polylactic Acid (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Origin Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-251$200
   Table 46: EU-28 Exports of Polylactic Acid (2011, 2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Export Value by Destination Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-261$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-27
Table 47: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-27
1$200
   Table 48: European Historic Review for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-281$200
   Table 49: European 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-291$200
   Table 50: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-301$200
   Table 51: European Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-311$200
   Table 52: European 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-321$200
   Market Analysis.....III-33
Table 53: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33
1$200
   Table 54: French Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   Table 55: French 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-351$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-36
Outlook.....III-36
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-36
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-37
Table 56: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-37
1$200
   Table 57: German Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-381$200
   Table 58: German 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-391$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-40
Outlook.....III-40
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-40
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-41
Table 59: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41
1$200
   Table 60: Italian Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-421$200
   Table 61: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-431$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-44
Outlook.....III-44
Opportunities Rife for Lactic Acid Producers in Personal Care Market.....III-44
Biopolymers Gain Traction in the UK.....III-44
1$75
   Biowastes Find Favor among Chemical Manufacturers.....III-45
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-45
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-46
Table 62: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-46
1$200
   Table 63: UK Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-471$200
   Table 64: UK 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-481$200
   Market Analysis.....III-49
Table 65: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-49
1$200
   Table 66: Spanish Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-501$200
   Table 67: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-511$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-52
Outlook.....III-52
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-52
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-53
Table 68: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-53
1$200
   Table 69: Russian Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   Table 70: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-551$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-56
Outlook.....III-56
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-56
Select Key Players.....III-56
4$300
   B. Market Analytics.....III-60
Table 71: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-60
1$200
   Table 72: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-611$200
   Table 73: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-621$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-63
Outlook.....III-63
Asia to Overtake North America as World’s Top PLA Producer.....III-63
Asia-Pacific Spearheads Growth in the Global Renewable Chemicals Market.....III-63
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-64
Table 74: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-64
1$200
   Table 75: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-651$200
   Table 76: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-661$200
   Table 77: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-671$200
   Table 78: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-681$200
   Table 79: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-691$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-70
Outlook.....III-70
Demand for Green Products Drives Market Growth.....III-70
China - A High Potential Production Center for Bioplastics.....III-70
1$75
   Chinese Manufacturers Saddled with Surplus Production Capacity.....III-71 1$75
   Table 80: Chinese Lactic Acid Production and Output for the Period 2007 to 2012 (In Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-72
Trade Statistics.....III-72
Table 81: Chinese Imports and Exports of Lactic Acid, its Salts & Esters (2012-2014) (In $ Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-72
1$200
   Table 82: Chinese Imports and Exports of Polylactic Acid in Primary Forms (2012-2014) (In $ Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-73
Select Key Players.....III-73
2$400
   B. Market Analytics.....III-75
Table 83: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-75
1$200
   Table 84: Chinese Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-761$200
   Table 85: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-771$200
   Market Analysis.....III-78
Table 86: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-78
1$200
   Table 87: Indian Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-791$200
   Table 88: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-801$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-81
Outlook.....III-81
Thailand – the Global Export Hub for Lactic Acid.....III-81
Strategic Corporate Development.....III-81
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-82
Table 89: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-82
1$200
   Table 90: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-831$200
   Table 91: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-841$200
   Market Analysis.....III-85
Table 92: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$200
   Table 93: Middle East Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-861$200
   Table 94: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-871$200
   Market Analysis.....III-88
Table 95: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil, and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-88
1$200
   Table 96: Latin American Historic Review for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil, and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-891$200
   Table 97: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Brazil, and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-901$200
   Table 98: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-911$200
   Table 99: Latin American Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-921$200
   Table 100: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-931$200
   Market Analysis.....III-94
Table 101: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-94
1$200
   Table 102: Brazilian Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-951$200
   Table 103: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-961$200
   Market Analysis.....III-97
Table 104: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-97
1$200
   Table 105: Rest of Latin America Historic Review for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Metric Tons for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-981$200
   Table 106: Rest of Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Lactic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Consumption for Cosmetic Products, Biodegradable Plastics, Food Additives and Other Applications Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-991$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 38 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 40)

Region/Country Players

The United States 9 Japan 5 Europe 17 Germany 4 The United Kingdom 3 Italy 1 Rest of Europe 9 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 9
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