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Analyses and statistics

Studies and statistics
According to the "Below The Canopy" analysis conducted by the World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF), the 455 populations studied shrank by an average of 53% between 1970 and 2015.
Umsatz Bioökonomie 2016
Studies and statistics
New figures show sustainable growth of the European bioeconomy. The 18.6 million people employed in the various sectors of the bioeconomy generate a turnover of 2.3 trillion euro. 
Studies and statistics
In 2015, the international community made a joint commitment to contribute to better economic, ecological and social development by 2030. An interim balance is scheduled for September. 

Products in everyday life

Grillkohle aus Oliventrester
Barbecue fans love firing up the grill on balmy summer evenings. However, the cookout comes at the expense of nature: The...
Beyond Meat Burger Patties
Love cheeseburgers, but do not want to harm the environment? Now, you can satisfy your craving without eating meat. Plant-based...
Kaffeekapsel aus nachwachsenden Rohstoffen
Coffee is the favorite drink in Germany. According to the German Coffee Association, 86% of all adults in Germany drink it every...
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Worldwide strategies

Worldwide strategies

The bioeconomy is gaining ground all over the world. A large number of countries have now adopted bioeconomy strategies - with various focus areas. You can find them in the following overview.

Worldwide strategies

Die Flagge Neuseelands
New Zealand's bioeconomy is characterised by agriculture, the food industry and fishing - a bioenergy sector is developing.
Die Flagge Australiens
The export of primary products supports the economy of the world's sixth-largest state. In particular, its agricultural produce such as wheat, wool, meat and wine are known all over the world.
Die Flagge Uruguays
Building on a biotechnology strategy, the potential for bioeconomy is currently being explored in Uruguay.
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