World Bioplastics Market to Rise Greatly by 2017

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07 Jan 2014 10:07 Helen Clark

CHEMMONITOR.COM - The global bioplastics market is expected to face substantial hike in the near future. By 2017, bioplastics production capacity is predicted to enhance to 6.2 million tonnes from about 1.4 million tonnes annually if compared to 2012.

The most significant improvement is likely to happen in such areas as bio-based, non-biodegradable bioplastics and bio-based versions of bulk plastics.

Biodegradable plastics annual capacity is anticipated to rise by about 60% by 2017.

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