South America Bioplastics Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Type (Bio-based Biodegradable, Bio-based Non-Biodegradable, Fossil-based Biodegradable Bioplastics), By End-Use Industry (Construction, Packaging, Textile, Consumer Electronics, Automotive, Others), And By Country - Forecasts From 2019 To 2024

Published:  Mar 2021 Report Code: KSI061610683 Pages: 114

South America bioplastics market is projected to witness a CAGR of 20.47% during the forecast period to reach a total market size of US$1.325 billion by 2023, increasing from US$0.433 billion in 2017. Favourable government policies regarding the use of bioplastics in this region will be the major factor driving the growth of bioplastics market. The rising environmental concerns globally coupled with reduced dependence on petroleum based raw materials for sustainable and eco friendly products is further expected to propel the growth of Bioplastics market in South America. However, high manufacturing cost owing to lack of standard procedures for plastic recycling is the major restraint for the market growth.

This research study examines the current market trends related to the demand, supply, and sales, in addition to the recent developments. Major drivers, restraints, and opportunities have been covered to provide an exhaustive picture of the market. The analysis presents in-depth information regarding the development, trends, and industry policies and regulations implemented in each of the geographical regions. Further, the overall regulatory framework of the market has been exhaustively covered to offer stakeholders a better understanding of the key factors affecting the overall market environment.

Identification of key industry players in the industry and their revenue contribution to the overall business or relevant segment aligned to the study have been covered as a part of competitive intelligence done through extensive secondary research. Various studies and data published by industry associations, analyst reports, investor presentations, press releases and journals among others have been taken into consideration while conducting the secondary research. Both bottom-up and top down approaches have been utilized to determine the market size of the overall market and key segments. The values obtained are correlated with the primary inputs of the key stakeholders in the South America bioplastics value chain. Last step involves complete market engineering which includes analyzing the data from different sources and existing proprietary datasets while using various data triangulation methods for market breakdown and forecasting.

Market intelligence is presented in the form of analysis, charts, and graphics to help the clients in gaining faster and efficient understanding of the market.

Major industry players profiled as part of the report are BASF, NatureWorks LLC, Corbion, Braskem, Novamont S.p.A., and Cardia Bioplastics.


By Type

Bio-based Biodegradable Bioplastic



Starch Blends

Others (PBS, cellulose esters)


Bio-based Non-Biodegradable Bioplastic





Fossil-based Biodegradable Bioplastic




By End-Use Industry




Consumer Electronics




By Country




1. Introduction
2. Research Methodology  
2.1. Research Process And Design
2.2. Research Assumptions
3. Executive Summary
4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Market Segmentation
4.2. Market Drivers
4.3. Market Restraints
4.4. Market Opportunities
4.5. Porter’s Five Force Analysis
4.5.1. Bargaining Power Of Suppliers
4.5.2. Bargaining Power Of Buyers
4.5.3. Threat Of New Entrants
4.5.4. Threat Of Substitutes
4.5.5. Competitive Rivalry In The Industry
4.6. Life Cycle Analysis- Regional Snapshot
4.7. Market Attractiveness
5. South America Bioplastics Market By Type
5.1. Bio-based Biodegradable Bioplastics
5.1.1. PLA
5.1.2. PHA
5.1.3. Starch Blends
5.1.4. Others (PBS, Cellulose Esters)
5.2. Bio-based Non-Biodegradable Bioplastics
5.2.1. PE
5.2.2. PET
5.2.3. PA
5.2.4. PTT
5.3. Fossil-based Biodegradable BioPlastics
5.3.1. PBAT
5.3.2. PCL
6. South America Bioplastics Market By End Use Industry
6.1.1. Packaging
6.1.2. Construction
6.1.3. Textile
6.1.4. Consumer Electronics
6.1.5. Automotive
6.1.6. Others
7. South America Bioplastics Market By Country
7.1. Brazil
7.2. Argentina
7.3. Others
8. Competitive Intelligence
8.1. Market Share Analysis
8.2. Investment Analysis
8.3. Recent Deals
8.4. Strategies of Key Players
9. Company Profiles
9.1. NatureWorks LLC
9.2. Corbion
9.3. BASF
9.4. Braskem
9.5. Novamont S.p.A.
9.6. Cardia Bioplastics
List Of Figures
List Of Tables
NatureWorks LLC
Novamont S.p.A.
Cardia Bioplastics


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