? PART 01: Executive summary

PART 02: Scope of?  the report

PART 03: Research Methodology

PART 04: Introduction

Key market highlights


Ethanol vehicles

Global ethanol vehicle market: Market size and forecast

Value chain analysis

Regulatory framework

PART 05: Market landscape

Market overview

Production and consumption of fuels for automotive sector

Market size and forecast

Five forces analysis

PART 06: Market segmentation?  by type

Global automotive ethanol market

Global automotive biodiesel market

PART 07: Geographic segmentation

Automotive biofuel market in Americas

Automotive biofuel market in EMEA

Automotive biofuel market in APAC

PART 08: Market drivers

Governments across globe backing biofuel vehicles

Stringent regulations for keeping a check on vehicular emissions is likely to drive use of automotive biofuels

Enhanced focus on solutions associated with sustainability and ’going green’ concept by participants in entire automotive value chain

Banning use of older vehicles to curb pollution levels, especially in developing regions likely to pave way for expansion in automotive biofuels market

Economic revival across regions that are target markets for biofuel vehicles

PART 09: Market challenges

Subsidies to fossil fuel consumption hampering adoption of biofuels for automotive use

Requirement of high capital investment for ethanol production compared with fossil fuel production

Lack of infrastructure: Scarcity of biofuel filling stations

Lack of consumer awareness on biofuels for automotive use, fear on potential damages to engine due to biofuel use, and relatively higher operating costs

Reason for an increased risk of water remaining in ethanol

Occupational hazards associated with sugarcane cultivation and consequent labor issues may impact production of biofuels

Food security issues: Food used for generating fuel considered wastage of essentials that are basic for human survival

In commercial vehicle category, ethanol buses have higher sticker prices compared with gasoline versions, challenging use of biofuels

PART 10: Market trends

Growth in commercialization of second-generation ethanol

Biofuel production to go green

Research on third-generation biofuel: Algae fuel

PART 11: Vendor landscape

Prominent vendors in global automotive biofuels market

PART 12: Key vendor analysis


INEOS Enterprises


Renewable Energy Group

PART 13: Appendix

List of abbreviations

PART 14: Explore Technavio

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 01: Global ethanol vehicle market 2016-2020 (millions of units)

Exhibit 02: Global ethanol vehicle market segmentation by vehicle type 2016

Exhibit 03: Value chain analysis

Exhibit 04: Global automotive biofuels market 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 05: Five forces analysis

Exhibit 06: Automotive biofuels segmentation

Exhibit 07: Segmentation of global automotive biofuel market by type 2016 and 2021

Exhibit 08: Global automotive ethanol market 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 09: Ethanol production analysis by source

Exhibit 10: Ethanol production by source 2016

Exhibit 11: Global automotive biodiesel market 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 12: Biodiesel production by source 2016

Exhibit 13: Segmentation of global automotive biofuels market by geography 2016 and 2021

Exhibit 14: US GHG emissions by sector 2015

Exhibit 15: Automotive biofuel market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 16: Automotive biofuel market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 17: Automotive biofuel market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)

Exhibit 18: GHG emissions per mile in vehicle’s lifecycle (pounds)

Exhibit 19: Cost for a bus to travel 100 km

Exhibit 20: Price comparison between diesel, CNG, hybrid, electric, and ethanol buses ($)