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Global Polyhydroxyalkanoate Market 2019-2023

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) market is expected to post a CAGR of more than 5% during the period 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.'report=IRTNTR31762

As per Technavio, the sustainable production of PHA will have a positive impact on the market and contribute to its growth significantly over the forecast period. This research report also analyzes other important trends and market drivers that will affect market growth over 2019-2023.

Global Polyhydroxyalkanoate Market: Sustainable Production of PHA

Growing focus on sustainability and government regulations on the use of plastics are providing significant growth opportunities for market vendors. Rising use of biodegradable films for compostable waste bags, catering products, film packaging, and rigid packaging has increased the demand for PHA in packaging applications. PHA is also used to manufacture lightweight components in the automotive industry. It is considered as a replacement for polypropylene (PP), polyvinyl chloride (PVC), polyethylene (PE), and polyethylene terephthalate (PET). Thus, the use of PHAs to manufacture sustainable products is expected to boost market growth during the forecast period.

“Increasing preference for eco-friendly packaging and increasing investments in R&D activities will further boost market growth during the forecast period”, says a senior analyst at Technavio.

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by type (copolymerized PHA and linear PHA), application (packaging, biomedical, food service, agriculture, and others), and geography (APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America).

The APAC region led the market in 2018, followed by Europe, North America, South America, and MEA respectively. During the forecast period, the APAC region is expected to maintain its dominance over the market. This is due to the increasing demand for packaging materials from the e-commerce industry.

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Publication date: 19/11/2019

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This project has received funding from the Bio Based Industries Joint Undertaking under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 837761.