SUCCINIC ACID - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Succinic Acid in US$ Thousand. 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 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-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 31 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Anhui Sunsing Chemicals Co., Ltd.
Anqing Hexing Chemical Co., Ltd.
BASF SE
BioAmber S.A.S
Gadiv Petrochemical Industries Ltd.
Kawasaki Kasei Chemicals Ltd.


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Price: $4200
Companies: 31
Pages: 144
Date: September 2013
Market Data Tables: 51

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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  
   Succinic Acid Market: On a Growth Curve.....II-11$100
   Current and Future Analysis.....II-2
End-Use Applications of Succinic Acid.....II-2
1$100
   Major Applications of Succinic Acid and Succinic Acid Derivatives.....II-3
Emerging Applications of Bio-Succinic Acid: Promising Growth Prospects.....II-3
Shift towards Bio-Renewable Feedstock.....II-3
2$200
   Succinic Acid: A Promising Biochemical.....II-5
Table 1: Renewable Chemicals Market: Annual Savings of Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Type (CO2 in Million Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-5
1$350
   Table 2: Carbon Dioxide Emissions (in Tons) Per Ton of Succinic Acid (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-61$350
   Dependence on Crude Oil: A Fundamental Driver.....II-7
Early Developments in the Bio-Based Succinic Market.....II-7
1$100
   Bio-Succinic Acid: Facilitating Commoditization of Renewables.....II-8
Producers Gear Up for Commercial-Scale Facilities for Bio-Succinic Acid.....II-8
1$100
   Table 3: Global Succinic Acid Market (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Segment - Petroleum-based Succinic Acid and Bio-based Succinic Acid (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-91$350
   Production Plants of Bio-Succinic Acid.....II-10
Cost Benefits of Bio-Succinic Acid.....II-10
1$100
   Table 4: Cost Structure for Bio-Succinic Acid (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-11
Increasing Production of Low-Cost Shale Gas: Prospects for Bio-based Chemicals
  Market.....II-11
1$350
   Public Sector to Play a Crucial Role in the Success of Renewable Chemicals.....II-12
Challenges Facing Bio-Succinic Acid Market.....II-12
Rising Demand for Bio-Plastics: Opportunity for Bio-Succinic Acid Market.....II-12
Chemical Companies Foray into Succinic Acid Market.....II-12
1$100
   BDO: A High Potential Market.....II-13
Favorable Prospects for Polybutylene Succinate (PBS).....II-13
1$100
   Technological Advancements: Foundation for Succinic Acid Production.....II-14
Biological Material-Based High Quality Plastics on the Way.....II-14
Competitive Landscape.....II-14
1$100
   Table 5: Leading Producers of Succinic Acid (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Demand (Volume) for Lixing Chemical, Kawasaki Kasei Chemicals, Anqing Hexing Chemical, Nippon Shokubai, BioAmber, Succinity, Reverdia, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-151$350
   Succinic Acid – An Introduction.....II-16
Evolution of Succinic Acid from Amber: An Insight.....II-16
Physical and Chemical Properties.....II-16
1$100
   Succinic Acid and Derivatives - Uses.....II-17
Succinic Acid Production Techniques.....II-17
1$100
   Petrochemical Process.....II-18
Petroleum-Based Production Process.....II-18
1$100
   Applications of Maleic Anhydride.....II-19
Basic Maleic Anhydride Plant Configuration.....II-19
Bio-Based Process.....II-19
1$100
   Feedstock Requirements.....II-20
Bacterial Candidates for Succinic Acid Fermentation.....II-20
Anaerobiospirillum Succiniciproducens.....II-20
Mannheimia Succiniciproducens.....II-20
1$100
   Actinobacillus Succinogenes.....II-21
Escherichia Coli.....II-21
Saccharomyces Cerevisiae.....II-21
Advantages of Bio-Based Succinic Acid Production.....II-21
1$100
   Difference Between Bio-based and Petrochemical-based Succinic Acid.....II-22
Natural Production of Succinic Acid.....II-22
1$100
   Applications of Succinic Acid Derivatives.....II-231$100
   Chemicals.....II-24
Butanediol.....II-24
Gamma Butyrolactone.....II-24
Tetrahydrofuran.....II-24
Polybutylenesuccinate.....II-24
Pyrrolidones.....II-24
1$100
   Food Products.....II-25
Pharmaceuticals.....II-25
End-Uses of Bio-Based Succinic Acid.....II-25
1$100
   Applications of Bio-Succinic Acid.....II-261$100
   End-Use Applications & Industries of Succinic Acid and Succinic Anhydride.....II-273$300
   Myriant Inks Collaboration Agreement with Bayegan Group.....II-30
Mitsubishi Chemical Signs Industrial Partnership Agreement with Faurecia.....II-30
BCD Chemie Inks Distribution Agreement with Myriant.....II-30
BioAmber Enters into Partnership with Brenntag.....II-30
1$100
   Myriant Commences Bio-Succinic Acid Production at ThyssenKrupp Uhde’s Facility.....II-31
Roquette and Royal DSM Establish Joint Venture.....II-31
1$100
   DaniMer Scientific Enters into Strategic Alliance with Myriant.....II-32
NatureWorks and BioAmber Establish New Joint Venture.....II-32
BASF and Purac Establish JV.....II-32
Evonik Collaborates with BioAmber.....II-32
1$100
   BioAmber and Mitsubishi Chemical Enter into Partnership Agreement.....II-33
Reverdia Inks European Distribution Agreement with Helm.....II-33
NatureWorks Obtains Patent License from Metabolix.....II-33
1$100
   Reverdia Commences Operations of Bio-Succinic Acid Production Facility in
  Italy.....II-34
Inolex Introduces Range of Natural Emollients with Bio-based Succinic Acid.....II-34
Showa Denko Commences Industrial Production of Biodegradable Bionolle.....II-34
BioAmber Upgrades DuPont’s Bio-Succinic Acid Manufacturing Technology.....II-34
Piedmont Chemical Introduces Bio-Based Polyester Polyols.....II-34
1$100
   Myriant Technologies Inks MoU with Davy Process Technology.....II-35
BioAmber Partners with Cargill.....II-35
1$100
   Myriant Inks Distribution Agreement with Sojitz.....II-36
PTTMCC Biochem Signs Partnership Agreement with BioAmber.....II-36
PTT Chemical Collaborates with Myriant Technologies.....II-36
BioAmber and LANXESS Enter into Partnership.....II-36
BioAmber to Establish New Succinic Acid Production Facility in Ontario.....II-36
1$100
   BioAmber to Commercialize Modified PBS and Succinic Acid.....II-37
DNP Green Technology Takes Over Majority Interest in Sinoven Biopolymers.....II-37
Bioamber Inks Licensing Deal with DuPont Applied BioSciences.....II-37
1$100
   Bioamber Commissions Pioneering Bio-Based Succinic Acid Plant.....II-38
Bioamber Inks Distribution Agreement with Mitsui.....II-38
DNP Green in Partnership with GreenField Ethanol.....II-38
BioEnergy International Forms Myriant Technologies.....II-38
Siclaé Takes Over Chamtor and Agro Industrie Recherches et Développements.....II-38
1$100
   DNP Raises US$12 Million for Bio-Based Succinic Acid Production.....II-39
Sinoven Inks Bio-based Succinic Acid Supply Agreement with Bioamber.....II-39
Myriant in Partnership with Uhde Corporation and Uhde GmbH.....II-39
1$100
   BASF Future Business Partners with PURAC for Bio-based Succinic Acid.....II-40
Mitsubishi Chemical Signs MoU with PTT Public.....II-40
Royal DSM and Roquette Frères Complete Demonstration Plant Construction.....II-40
1$100
   DNP Green & ARD Joint Venture Becomes Operational.....II-41
DNP Green Signs Scientific Agreement with NRC-BRI.....II-41
Anqing Hexing Chemical Establishes New Plant for PBS.....II-41
1$100
   Halides Chemicals to Extend Succinimide Product Range.....II-42
U.S. Department of Energy Grants Funds to Myriant.....II-42
Myriant Technologies Introduces Bio-based Succinic Acid.....II-42
Rice University Unveils Microbial Metabolic Engineering Technology for Succinic Acid
  Production.....II-42
1$100
   Roquette Frères Inks Licensing Agreement with University of Georgia.....II-43
Nippon Shokubai Expands Succinate Plant Capacity.....II-43
Diversified Natural Products Spins-Off Succinic Acid Business.....II-43
Mitsubishi Chemical Rolls Out Succinic Acid-based Aliphatic Polyester GSPla.....II-43
1$100
   Anhui Sunsing Chemicals Co., Ltd (China).....II-44
Anqing Hexing Chemical Co., Ltd. (China).....II-44
BASF SE (Germany).....II-44
BioAmber S.A.S (France).....II-44
1$100
   Gadiv Petrochemical Industries Ltd. (Israel).....II-45
Kawasaki Kasei Chemicals Ltd. (Japan).....II-45
1$100
   Linyi Lixing Chemical Co., Ltd (China).....II-46
MBI International (US).....II-46
Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (Japan).....II-46
1$100
   Myriant Technologies LLC (US).....II-47
Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd (Japan).....II-47
Reverdia (The Netherlands).....II-47
2$200
   Volume Analytics.....II-49
Table 6: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-49
1$350
   Table 7: World Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-501$350
   Table 8: World 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption Volume for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-511$350
   Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-521$350
   Table 10: World Historic Review for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-531$350
   Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption Volume for BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets for Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-541$350
   Value Analytics.....II-55
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-55
1$350
   Table 13: World Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-561$350
   Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-571$350
   Table 15: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-581$350
   Table 16: World Historic Review for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-591$350
   Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by End-Use Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for BDO, Food, Pharmaceuticals, PBS/PBST, Polyester Polyols, and Others Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-601$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Outlook.....III-1
Boom in Low-Cost Shale Gas Production: Favorable Prospects for Bio-based
  Chemicals.....III-1
1$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-23$225
   Key Players.....III-52$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-7
Table 18: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-7
1$200
   Table 19: US Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-81$200
   Table 20: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-9

Table 21: US Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-9
1$200
   Market Analysis.....III-10
Table 22: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-10
1$200
   Table 23: Canadian Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-111$200
   Table 24: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-12

Table 25: Canadian Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-12
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-13
Outlook.....III-13
Focus Shifts to Bio-based Chemicals.....III-13
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-13
1$75
   Key Players.....III-142$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-16
Table 26: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-16
1$200
   Table 27: Japanese Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-171$200
   Table 28: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-18

Table 29: Japanese Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-18
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-19
Outlook.....III-19
Benefits of Renewables Shift Focus onto Bio-Chemicals.....III-19
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-19
2$150
   Key Players.....III-213$225
   B. Market Analytics.....III-24
Table 30: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-24
1$200
   Table 31: European Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-251$200
   Table 32: European 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption Volume for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-261$200
   Table 33: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-271$200
   Table 34: European Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-281$200
   Table 35: European 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-291$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-30
Outlook.....III-30
Succinic Acid Market in China – An Overview.....III-30
Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-30
1$75
   Key Players.....III-311$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-32
Table 36: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-32
1$200
   Table 37: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-331$200
   Table 38: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption Volume for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$200
   Table 39: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-351$200
   Table 40: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-361$200
   Table 41: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-371$200
   Market Analysis.....III-38
Table 42: Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-38
1$200
   Table 43: Latin America Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-391$200
   Table 44: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Consumption Volume for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-401$200
   Table 45: Latin America Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$200
   Table 46: Latin America Historic Review for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-421$200
   Table 47: Latin America 15-Year Perspective for Succinic Acid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for the Years 2004, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-431$200
   Market Analysis.....III-44
Table 48: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44
1$200
   Table 49: Rest of World Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Tonnes for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-451$200
   Table 50: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-461$200
   Table 51: Rest of World Historic Review for Succinic Acid Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Thousand for the Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-471$200
  
Total Companies Profiled: 31 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 34)

Region/Country Players

The United States 5 Canada 1 Japan 4 Europe 11 France 3 Germany 4 Rest of Europe 4 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 12 Middle East 1
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