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Biomass Gasification Market Research Report – Global Forecast till 2030

Biomass Gasification Market Research Report: Information by Fuel Type (Wood, Animal Waste, and Others), Application (Chemicals, Liquid Fuels, and Power & Gas Fuels), and Region : Global Forecast till 2030

ID: MRFR/E&P/5844-HCR | December 2022 | Region: Global | 111 Pages         

Biomass Gasification Market

Biomass Gasification Market share is expected to reach 153 Billion by 2027, with a CAGR of 8.50% during the forecast period 2022-2027.


By Fuel Type Wood Animal Waste Others
By Application Chemicals Liquid Fuels Power & Gas Fuels

Key Players

  • Air Liquide
  • Thyssenkrupp AG
  • Synthesis Energy Systems Inc.
  • Siemens
  • Sedin Engineering Company Limited
  • Royal Dutch Shell Plc
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd
  • Kbr Inc
  • General Electric
  • Cb&I


  • Abundant availability of biomass
  • Rising environmental concerns
  • Increasing green-house gas emissions
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Biomass Gasification Market Overview

Biomass Gasification Market is estimated to register a CAGR of 8.50% during the forecast period 2022-2030. Increasing green-house gas emissions is expected to drive global market.

Biomass is a renewable source of energy that is usually obtained from organic matter like animal waste or plant wastes. Through the biomass gasification process, it is further transformed into a combustible gas mixture. Here, the released energy is extensively used to generate electricity, cook food, transportation, and heating. Additionally, biomass is also considered as the alternative to coal-based power generation.

Biomass gasification is a technology that utilizes a controlled process to convert biomass into hydrogen and carbon monoxide (CO) by using oxygen, heat, carbon dioxide (CO2), and steam. The gasification process starts from devolatilization, then combustion, and ends at a reduction. 

In the first devolatilization step, biomass produces methane and other kinds of hydrocarbons through heat that results in a reactive char. Next, the char and volatiles are burned partially in the air to create carbon dioxide and generate heat in the combustion stage. At last, carbon dioxide resolves all the heat to produce carbon monoxide by reacting to the remaining chair in the reduction stage. Here, the fluidized bed gasifiers and fixed bed gasifiers are the main types used to bring out the conversion process.

Across the world, various biomass gasification projects and research funds are growing related to biomass gasification, which is estimated to grow the Biomass Gasification industry at a high rate for the forecast period. Various activity programs involve Energy Service Companies (ESCOs), independent power producers (IPPs), SHGs, NGOs, industries, Co-operatives, promoters & developers, who are generating awareness about biomass is growing the demands of the Biomass Gasification Market.

COVID-19 Impact Analysis

During the COVID-19 pandemic period, many marketing sectors have been impacted. Among them, Biomass Gasification industry Trends was one. At the very beginning of 2020, many regions have imposed social distancing norms, shutdown, lockdown, and other restrictions, affecting the global market growth. The Biomass Gasification Market Trends has lost its investors and many projects due to the lockdown in this period. Moreover, the global market has faced a lack of productivity, sales, transportation, workforce, etc. Additionally, the pandemic has disrupted the supply chains of the global market.

According to the Biomass Gasification Market Trends reports, when the government decided to open up the market with several restrictions, it has shown hope for the global market to stand up again. However, the global market has faced many issues in bringing back the workforce to work again and many other issues, it has got success in achieving its goal. In the present scenario, the global Biomass Gasification Market has expected to grow higher for the forecast period.

Market Overview 

  • Major Drivers of the Market

The major growth driving factors of the Biomass Gasification Market are rising greenhouse gas emissions, increasing environmental concerns among the population, and increasing adoption of environment-friendly energy sourcesHence, it has been estimated that the global market will grow at a high rate for the research period.

According to Global Syngas Technologies Council, the gasification industry has shown substantial growth with 686 gasifiers and 272 operating gasification plants across the globe. Hence, this can boost up the Biomass Gasification industry growth for the forecast period.

  • Opportunities of the global market

The global market has more growth opportunities due to the growing adoption of environment-friendly energy resources by many companies, the abundant availability of biomass, the government’s support through different policies and regulations.

Moreover, the government promotes the multifaceted Biomass gasifier-based power plants to generate more electricity with the help of local biomass resources like rice husk, wood chips, and cotton stalks. These kinds of initiatives are bringing more growth opportunities for the global Biomass Gasification Market.

  • Market Restraints

The global market might get hampered due to the increasing biofuels usages for power generation.

Moreover, the emerging pandemic situation across various regions might hamper the growth of the global market. Therefore, the continuous efforts of the global key players are enhancing the Biomass Gasification Industry Share for the assessment period.

  • Market Growth challenges

Although many research and developmental activities are getting involved, new products are being launched in the Biomass Gasification Market. But, some major challenges can affect the growth of the global market. The global market might experience challenges due to the growing usage of bio-fuels for the generation of power.

Another major challenge to the global market is the COVID-19 pandemic, which has affected the growth of productivity and sales. Hence, many key players and manufacturers are working effectively to regrow the strength of the global market and generate the higher Biomass Gasification Market Share for the forecast period.

  • Cumulative growth Analysis

The European Market has shown significant growth in 2017, and further, it has been predicted to grow higher during the forecast period. 

Further, the Asia-Pacific regional market is registered to account for the significant growth for the forecast period due to industrialized countries like India, Japan, South Korea, and China. 

These countries have 2/3rd lives in rural areas, which has increased the changes in energy consumption, and it has been found that biomass is highly used as an energy source for various domestic purposes. This is enhancing the Biomass Gasification Market Growth for the forecast period.

Market Segment Overview

The global Biomass Gasification industry has been segregated based on application, fuel type, and region.

  • By Application:

The global Biomass Gasification Market has been segmented into power & gas fuels, chemicals, and liquid fuels based on the application segment. 
Among these, the power & gas fuels segments have registered to generate the higher Biomass Gasification Market Size for the forecast period due to the increasing demand for power and gas fuel worldwide.

  • By Fuel Type:

The global market has been segmented into animal waste, wood, and others based on fuel type segment.
All these fuel types help generate the most useful productivity. Hence, it has been predicted that these segments will witness the higher Biomass Gasification Market Size for the forecast period.

Regional Analysis

During the forecast period, the global Biomass Gasification Market is estimated to show substantial growth due to various regional market growths. These important regions are the Asia Pacific, Latin America, North America, Middle East, and Africa.

Among these, the European region has witnessed a higher Biomass Gasification Industry Growth for the year 2017. Further, this region has been estimated to generate a higher Biomass Gasification Market Share for the forecast period. This region is growing because of the high demand for biomass in different parts of the European region. Along with that, the Asia-Pacific regional market has shown moderate growth in the forecast period due to the high electrification in the rural areas of the countries like China and India.

Competitive Landscape

The global market is fueling its growth due to the effective contributions of the key players. These key players are:

  • Thyssenkrupp AG,

  • Siemens

  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd,

  • Sedin Engineering Company Limited, 

  • Cb&I, 

  • General Electric, KbrInc,

  • Air Liquide,

  • Synthesis Energy Systems Inc.,

  • Royal Dutch Shell Plc.

These key players have huge competition across various parts of the world and apply advanced strategies and tactics to enhance its Biomass Gasification Market Size in volume and value. 

Recent Developments

  • LanzaTech is a worldwide commercial carbon recycling technology provider that announced a new small-scale waste biomass gasifier in India.

  • Spanner Re GmbH is a German-based company and a leading biomass gasification plants manufacturer. This company has announced its new market launch known as the new wood-based CHP or combined heat and power plant.

Report Overview

The global Biomass Gasification Industry report has involved both primary and secondary data sources in gathering valuable information on the global market. Moreover, this report has taken an in-depth analysis of the industry performance, project cost, manufacturing, processing requirements, project economics, project funding, profit margins, expected returns on investment, and many others. The report has also highlighted the market size in terms of value and volumes, segments, dynamics, restraints, challenges, and market overview.

Apart from that, the Biomass Gasification Industry report has focused on the competitive analysis of the global market where all the key players have shown huge competition. These key players have implied various strategies and safety measures to enhance the growth of the Biomass Gasification Industry and the global market.

Segmental Table:

By Applications:

  • power & gas fuels, 

  • chemicals, 

  • liquid fuels

By Fuel Type:

  • animal waste, 

  • wood, 

  • others

Report Scope:

Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   2030: Significant Value
  CAGR   8.50% CAGR (2022-2030)
  Base Year   2021
  Forecast Period   2022-2030
  Historical Data   2019 & 2020
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Fuel Type and Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Air Liquide, Thyssenkrupp AG, Synthesis Energy Systems Inc., Siemens, Sedin Engineering Company Limited, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, Kbr Inc, General Electric, and Cb&I
  Key Market Opportunities   New product launches and R&D amongst major key players
  Key Market Drivers

  • Abundant availability of biomass
  • Rising environmental concerns
  • Increasing green-house gas emissions

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    Top key players in the industry are Air Liquide, Thyssenkrupp AG, Synthesis Energy Systems Inc., Siemens, Sedin Engineering Company Limited, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, Kbr Inc, General Electric, and Cb&I, and others.

    The global Biomass Gasification Market has aimed to meet a CAGR of 8.50% for the forecast period.

    The global Biomass Gasification Market has been segregated into fuel types and applications.

    The European region is leading the global Biomass Gasification Market for the forecast period.