ASSESSMENT OF CHINA'S MARKET For Biodegradable Plastics

A GCiS Limited Publication Study Published In May, 2017

The report features in-depth analysis of the Chinese Biodegradable Plastics market and its market segments (PSM-Partially Degradable, PSM-Fully Degradable, PBAT, PLA, PBS and PHA). It also provides market figures and market breakdowns: market share of leading players, output vs. production capacity, proportion of revenue from different applications for these four product segments. It also identifies, describes and assesses the impact of current market forces as viewed by current market players. The scope of the market is defined as domestic mainland China sales and imports, which are RMB 2,466 Mn (USD 355.5 Mn) in 2016.

This GCiS market study draws on a three month, in-depth primary survey of 41 of the market’s suppliers. As distributors are rarely involved in sales process, they have not been interviewed for this report. Five-year projections (2016-2021) provided in the study will be indispensable to anyone looking to map out the course of this developing market. This report is essential reading for any professional needing accurate and detailed strategic information on this market. 

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Report covers:

    • Market size, by revenue & sales volume 
    • Domestic production capacity, output, imports and exports, by market segment 
    • Rankings and market shares of top suppliers, overall and by segment 
    • Sales channels and the role of channel players 
    • Detailed profiles of leading foreign and domestic suppliers 
    • Market trends, growth, drivers and inhibitors, opportunities and the regulatory situation 5-year forecasts

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