Global Polylactic Acid Market by Application – Analysis and Forecast to 2019

Growing environmental awareness, Rising crude oil prices and demand for green packaging products are the key factors driving the Global Polylactic Acid Market. “Global Polylactic Acid Market by Application (Packaging, Fibers, Injection Molding, Others), by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, RoW) – Analysis and Forecast to 2019” http://www.aarkstore.com/chemical-materials/123100/global-polylactic-acid-market-by-application-by-geography-analysis-and-forecast Polylactic acid, commonly referred to as PLA,Continue reading “Global Polylactic Acid Market by Application – Analysis and Forecast to 2019”

Global Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene Coating Market – Analysis and Forecast to 2019

“Global Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene Coating Market by Application (Food Processing, Building & Construction, Electrical & Electronics, Chemical Processing, and Others), and by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World) – Analysis and Forecast to 2019” FEP (fluorinated ethylene propylene) is a compound of hexa fluoropropylene and tetra fluoro ethylene. It is a non-stickContinue reading “Global Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene Coating Market – Analysis and Forecast to 2019”

Pipeline Advancements Fuelled Mid-Cap Biotech Research and Development Spend in 2014

PharmaLeaders: Mid-Cap Biotechnology Benchmark Report – Sales Forecasts and Product Valuations of Innovative Biotechs The combined spend on research and development for the peer group of 35 mid-cap biotech companies increased by nearly $2 billion to reach a total of $9.7 billion in 2014, primarily thanks to top spender Regeneron. The company led the wayContinue reading “Pipeline Advancements Fuelled Mid-Cap Biotech Research and Development Spend in 2014”

Russia’s Oil and Gas Tax Policies Increasingly Looking Eastward

Russia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report The recent changes in the taxation of Russia’s oil and gas sector reflect both the country’s pivot eastward and the special treatment afforded to its state-controlled energy companies. The so-called ‘tax manoeuvre’ shifts the tax burden from export duty on oil and petroleum products to Mineral Extraction Tax (MET)Continue reading “Russia’s Oil and Gas Tax Policies Increasingly Looking Eastward”

US and China Driving Global Ethylene Capacity to Record 208 Million Tonnes per Year by 2017

The US and China are driving ethylene capacity expansion projects, with the former benefiting from prolific shale gas and the latter from world-leading demand growth. The impact of tremendous growth in shale gas is only now being felt, as North American ethylene capacity remained flat over the last few years. Meanwhile, China continues to leadContinue reading “US and China Driving Global Ethylene Capacity to Record 208 Million Tonnes per Year by 2017”

North and South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2015

Growth of the US renewable energy sector has been led by the state-level Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) and other tax incentives and subsidies. It places an obligation on power producers to supply a specific percentage of their power from renewable energy sources. Production Tax Credit (PTC) and Investment Tax Credit (ITC) were instrumental in renewableContinue reading “North and South America Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2015”