Biodegradable Plastics Industry Size

Biodegradable Plastics Market worth $20.9 billion by 2028

The report "Biodegradable Plastics Market by Type (PLA, Starch Blends, PHA, Biodegradable Polyesters), End Use Industry (Packaging, Consumer Goods, Textile, Agriculture & Horticulture), and Region( APAC, Europe, NA, South America, MEA) - Global Forecast to 2028", is projected to reach USD 20.9 billion by 2028, at a CAGR of 21.3% from USD 7.9 billion in 2023.

Browse 250 market data Tables and 50 Figures spread through 212 Pages and in-depth TOC on "Biodegradable Plastics Market by Type (PLA, Starch Blends, PHA, Biodegradable Polyesters), End Use Industry (Packaging, Consumer Goods, Textile, Agriculture & Horticulture), and Region( APAC, Europe, NA, South America, MEA) - Global Forecast to 2028"
View detailed Table of Content here -

The Biodegradable plastic market is driven by the demand for green based plastics in various industries, including packaging, consumer goods, textiles, and agriculture & horticulture among other end-use industries. The biodegradable plastics market includes both bio-based biodegradable plastics and synthetic/petrochemical-based biodegradable plastics. The market is witnessing significant growth across the world due to the increasing awareness and stringent government regulations about the use of non-biodegradable plastics.

 “PLA based biodegradable plastic is projected to grow at fastest CAGR, in terms of value, during the forecast period.”

PLA is the most used type of biodegradable plastic. As the world becomes more aware of the environmental impact of traditional plastics derived from fossil fuels, there has been a growing demand for sustainable and eco-friendly alternatives. PLA offers a solution by reducing dependence on non-renewable resources and minimizing plastic waste. There is a growing demand for eco-friendly packaging, disposable cutlery, food containers, and other consumer goods made from biodegradable materials. PLA satisfies this demand by offering a renewable and biodegradable alternative to conventional plastics.

“Consumer goods is projected to be the second largest application type in the biodegradable plastic market, in terms of value.”

Consumer goods are the second-largest end-use industry of biodegradable plastics. The major consumer goods considered under this segment are electrical appliances, domestic appliances, and others. The major consumer goods manufacturers are shifting their focus from traditional plastics to biodegradable plastics to reduce the negative impact on the environment. Biodegradable plastics are used for manufacturing consumer goods such as touchscreen computer casings, loudspeakers, mobile casings, and vacuum cleaners.

“Europe is expected to be the fastest growing market for biodegradable plastics during the forecast period, in terms of value.”

Europe is the largest consumer of biodegradable plastics. The packaging industry is the largest end-use industry of biodegradable plastics in Europe. The political and economic conditions have also driven the market penetration of these products. The EU Commission has focused on the Lead Markets Initiative, where bioplastics has been identified as one of the most important potential markets. The strict government norms and economic conditions have also driven the biodegradable plastics market. These factors have been responsible for developing biodegradable plastics, with collaborative research, in the region.

New product launches and expansions are the major growth strategies adopted by the key players in the market. The key global players in the biodegradable plastics market include BASF (Germany), NatureWorks (US), Total Corbion (Netherlands), Novamont (Italy), Biome Bioplastics (UK), Mitsubishi Chemical Holding Corporation (Japan), Toray Industries (Japan), Plantic Technologies (Australia), Danimer Scientific (US), and Fkur Kunstsoff (Germany).

Don’t miss out on business opportunities in Biodegradable Plastics Market. Speak to our analyst and gain crucial industry insights that will help your business grow.

About MarketsandMarkets™

MarketsandMarkets™ provides quantified B2B research on 30,000 high growth niche opportunities/threats which will impact 70% to 80% of worldwide companies’ revenues. Currently servicing 7500 customers worldwide including 80% of global Fortune 1000 companies as clients. Almost 75,000 top officers across eight industries worldwide approach MarketsandMarkets™ for their painpoints around revenues decisions.

Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets™ are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model – GEM". The GEM aims at proactive collaboration with the clients to identify new opportunities, identify most important customers, write "Attack, avoid and defend" strategies, identify sources of incremental revenues for both the company and its competitors. MarketsandMarkets™ now coming up with 1,500 MicroQuadrants (Positioning top players across leaders, emerging companies, innovators, strategic players) annually in high growth emerging segments. MarketsandMarkets™ is determined to benefit more than 10,000 companies this year for their revenue planning and help them take their innovations/disruptions early to the market by providing them research ahead of the curve.

MarketsandMarkets’s flagship competitive intelligence and market research platform, "Knowledgestore" connects over 200,000 markets and entire value chains for deeper understanding of the unmet insights along with market sizing and forecasts of niche markets.

Mr. Aashish Mehra
MarketsandMarkets™ INC.
630 Dundee Road
Suite 430
Northbrook, IL 60062
USA : 1-888-600-6441
[email protected]

Biodegradable Plastics Market Size,  Share & Growth Report
Report Code
CH 2736
PR Published ON
Choose License Type
Request Customization
Speak to Analyst
Speak to Analyst
  • Triangulate with your Own Data
  • Get Data as per your Format and Definition
  • Gain a Deeper Dive on a Specific Application, Geography, Customer or Competitor
  • Any level of Personalization
  • What are the Known and Unknown Adjacencies Impacting the Biodegradable Plastics Market
  • What will your New Revenue Sources be?
  • Who will be your Top Customer; what will make them switch?
  • Defend your Market Share or Win Competitors
  • Get a Scorecard for Target Partners
  • Call Us
  • +1-888-600-6441 (Corporate office hours)
  • +1-888-600-6441 (US/Can toll free)
  • +44-800-368-9399 (UK office hours)
©2024 MarketsandMarkets Research Private Ltd. All rights reserved Protection Status

Digital Virtual Assistant - MarketsandMarkets