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Global Biodiesel Market Research

Chemical Economics Handbook

Table of Contents

Section Page Number

Executive summary 9
Summary 11
Introduction 17
Definition 17
Characteristics and properties 17
Biodiesel 17
Renewable diesel 18
End uses 19
Major industry drivers 20
Legislation and regulation 20
Feedstock 20
Price 22
Capacity utilization 22
Glycerin 22
Renewable diesel 23
Manufacturing processes 25
Biodiesel 25
Transesterification via alkaline catalysis 26
Batch transesterification of vegetable oil 26
Continuous production of biodiesel 26
Transesterification by heterogeneous catalysis 27
Transesterification by acid catalysis 27
Quality standard 27
Renewable diesel 28
VeganTM process by Axens 28
EcofiningTM process by Eni/UOP 28
HydroFlexTM process by Haldor Topsøe 29
NexBTLTM process by Neste 29
Supply and demand by region 30
North America 30
United States 30
Legislation 30
Federal legislation 31
State legislation 33
Producing companies 35
Biodiesel 35
Renewable diesel 39
Salient statistics 42
Production 43
Consumption 44
Transportation 46
Power generation 48
Heat generation 48
Price 49
Trade 51
Canada 52
Legislation 52
Producing companies 52
Salient statistics 53
Production 54
Consumption 55
Mexico 55
Central and South America 56
Argentina 56
Legislation 57
Producing companies 58
Salient statistics 59
Production 60
Consumption 60
Price 60
Brazil 61
Legislation 61
Background and framework 61
Mandates 61
RenovaBio program and the greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction goals 62
Producing companies 62
Salient statistics 65
Production 66
Consumption 66
Price 66
Other Central and South America 66
Legislation 66
Producing companies 67
Salient statistics 68
Production 69
Consumption 70
Trade 71
Western Europe 71
Overview 72
Legislation and regulation 72
Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions 74
Taxation 76
Mandatory blending 77
Quality standard 78
Producing companies 78
Biodiesel 78
Renewable diesel 88
Salient statistics 93
Production 96
Consumption 98
Price 101
Trade 102
France 105
Salient statistics 105
Production 106
Consumption 107
Germany 107
Salient statistics 107
Production 108
Consumption 108
Italy 110
Salient statistics 110
Production 110
Consumption 110
Spain 111
Salient statistics 111
Production 111
Consumption 112
Central Europe 113
Overview 113
Legislation and regulation 113
Producing companies 113
Salient statistics 116
Production 118
Consumption 118
Trade 119
Czechia 119
Salient statistics 119
Production 120
Consumption 120
Poland 121
Salient statistics 121
Production 121
Consumption 122
CIS and Baltic States 122
Legislation and regulation 122
Producing companies 123
Salient statistics 125
Production 126
Consumption 126
Trade 128
Middle East 128
Legislation and regulation 128
Producing companies 128
Salient statistics 130
Production 131
Consumption 132
Trade 133
Africa 133
Legislation and regulation 134
Producing companies 134
Salient statistics 136
Production 137
Consumption 137
Trade 138
Asia 138
India 138
Legislation 138
Producing companies 139
Salient statistics 140
Production 141
Consumption 142
Northeast Asia 142
Mainland China 142
Legislation 142
Producing companies 143
Salient statistics 146
Production 147
Consumption 148
Price 149
Trade 149
Japan 151
Legislation 151
Producing companies 151
Salient statistics 151
Production 152
Consumption 152
South Korea and Taiwan 153
Legislation 153
Producing companies 153
Salient statistics 155
Production 156
Consumption 157
Southeast Asia and Oceania 157
Overview 157
Legislation and regulation 157
Producing companies 157
Biodiesel 157
Renewable diesel 166
Salient statistics 167
Production 168
Consumption 168
Trade 169
Indonesia 170
Legislation 170
Salient statistics 171
Production 171
Consumption 172
Price 172
Malaysia 173
Legislation 173
Salient statistics 173
Production 174
Consumption 175
Price 175
Philippines 175
Legislation 175
Salient statistics 176
Production 176
Consumption 177
Thailand 177
Legislation 177
Salient statistics 177
Production 178
Consumption 178
Other Southeast Asia 179
Legislation 179
Production 179
Consumption 179
Oceania 180
Legislation and regulation 180
Salient statistics 181
Production 181
Consumption 182
Price 182
Trade 183
Appendix 184
Additional resources 185
Revisions 186
Data Workbook 187
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