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Global Industrial Alcohol Market 2017-2018 & 2026: Opportunities & Challenges in the $287 Billion-Projected Market -


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According to the report, the Global Industrial Alcohol Market accounted
for $126.91 billion in 2017 and expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.4% to
reach $286.95 billion by 2026.

Factors such as production of biofuels, demand of organic solvents,
low-cost production of corn and sugarcane, alcohol leaves a smaller
carbon footprint and research & development in the industrial alcohol
sector will boost the market growth. However, volatility in raw material
prices will hamper the market growth.

Based on Type, methanol (methyl alcohol) is majorly driven by emerging
energy applications.

By Source, corn is the largest grain crop in the world. Ethanol fuel has
become the most common bio-fuel worldwide which is derived mainly from
corn. Lower corn prices, heavy ethanol exports, and more blending
requirements makes corn consumption in ethanol production.

North America is projected to dominate the market in terms of revenue,
due the ethanol blending requirement, and the biofuels volume
requirement. Also, U.S. is a major exporter of ethanol.

However, Asia Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth, during
the forecast period due top resence of large number of auto mobile
manufacturers. China has started to import a significant amount of
ethanol. Ethylene production in Southeast Asia has improved. Taiwan,
Japan and Indonesia are the major markets for industrial alcohol.

Key Topics Covered

1 Executive Summary

2 Preface

3 Market Trend Analysis

4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

5 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Source

6 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Purity

7 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Processing Method

8 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Type

9 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Functionality

10 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Application

11 Global Industrial Alcohol Market, By Geography

12 Key Developments

13 Company Profiling

  • Cargill Inc.
  • Razen Energia
  • Green Plains Inc.
  • Cristalco
  • MGP Ingredients
  • The Andersons Inc.
  • Grain Processing Corporation
  • Greenfield Specialty Alcohols
  • Flint Hills Resources
  • Sigma Aldrich
  • Eastman Chemical Company

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