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Crop Protection Chemicals (Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides, and Others) Market for Cereals & Grains, Oilseeds & Pulses, Fruits & Vegetables, and Other Crops: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast, 2014 – 2020

Published: Nov-2015 | Format: PDF | Zion | Number of pages: 110 | Code: MRS - 38313


The report covers forecast and analysis for the crop protection chemicals market on a global and regional level. The study provides historic data of 2014 along with a forecast from 2015 to 2020 based on both volumes (kilo tons) and revenue (USD million). The study includes drivers and restraints for the crop protection chemicals market along with the impact they have on the demand over the forecast period. Additionally, the report includes the study of opportunities available in the crop protection chemicals market on a global level.

In order to give the users of this report a comprehensive view on the crop protection chemicals market, we have included a detailed value chain analysis. To understand the competitive landscape in the market, an analysis of Porter’s Five Forces model for the crop protection chemicals market has also been included. The study encompasses a market attractiveness analysis, wherein product segments and crop type segments are benchmarked based on their market size, growth rate and general attractiveness.

The study provides a decisive view on the crop protection chemicals market by segmenting the market based on applications. All the application segments have been analyzed based on present and future trends and the market is estimated from 2014 to 2020. Key chemicals types segmented market covered under this study includes herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, and others. Key application segments that market covered under this study includes cereals & grains, oilseeds & pulses, fruits & vegetables, and others. The regional segmentation includes the current and forecast demand for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa with its further bifurcation into major countries including U.S. Germany, France, UK, China, Japan, India and Brazil. This segmentation includes demand for crop protection chemicals based on individual applications in all the regions and countries.

The report also includes detailed profiles of key players such as Syngenta, BASF, DuPont, Arystya Lifescience, Sumotomo Chemicals, Nufarm, Makhteshim Agam, and DOW Agroscience. The detailed description of companies includes parameters such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies and recent developments of the company.

The report segments the global crop protection chemicals market as:

Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Product Segment Analysis

  • Herbicides
    • Glyphosate
    • Atrazine
    • Acetochlor
    • 2,4 - D
    • Others
  • Insecticides
    • Chlorpyrifos
    • Malathion
    • Pyrethrins and pyrethroids
    • Carbaryl
    • Others (Diazinon, terbufos, methoxychlor)
  • Fungicides
    • Mancozeb
    • Chlorothalonil
    • Metalaxyl
    • Strobilurin
    • Others

Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Application Segment Analysis

  • Cereals & Grain
    • Rice
    • Wheat
    • Corn
  • Oilseeds & Pulses
    • Rapeseed
    • Sunflower
    • Soya bean
    • Cotton
    • Sugarcane
  • Fruits, Vegetables and Nuts
  • Others

Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Regional Segment Analysis

  • North America
    • U.S.
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France 
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
  • Middle East & Africa
  • Chapter 1. Preface
    • 1.1. Report description and scope
    • 1.2. Research scope
    • 1.3. Research methodology
      • 1.3.1. Market research process
      • 1.3.2. Market research methodology
  • Chapter 2. Executive Summary
    • 2.1. Global crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (USD Million)
    • 2.2. Crop protection chemicals: Market snapshot
  • Chapter 3. Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Industry Analysis
    • 3.1. Crop protection chemicals: Market dynamics
    • 3.2. Value Chain Analysis
    • 3.3. Market Drivers
      • 3.3.1. Rapidly growing population around the world
      • 3.3.2. Shrinking arable land
    • 3.4. Restraints
      • 3.4.1. Environmental issues and stringent regulations
      • 3.4.2. Use of BT seeds
    • 3.5. Opportunity
      • 3.5.1. Bio-pesticides
    • 3.6. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
    • 3.7. Market Attractiveness Analysis
      • 3.7.1. Market attractiveness analysis, by product segment
      • 3.7.2. Market attractiveness analysis, by application segment
      • 3.7.3. Market attractiveness analysis, by regional segment
  • Chapter 4. Global Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Competitive Landscape
    • 4.1. Company market share analysis, 2014
    • 4.2. Production capacity (subject to data availability)
    • 4.3. Raw material analysis
    • 4.4. Price trend analysis
  • Chapter 5. Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Product Segment Analysis
    • 5.1. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by product, 2014 & 2020
    • 5.2. Global herbicides market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
    • 5.3. Global fungicides market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
    • 5.4. Global insecticides market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
  • Chapter 6. Global Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Application Segment Analysis
    • 6.1. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by crop types, 2014 and 2020
    • 6.2. Global crop protection chemicals market for cereals & grains, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
    • 6.3. Global crop protection chemicals market for oilseeds & pulses, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
    • 6.4. Global crop protection chemicals market for fruits & vegetables, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
    • 6.5. Global crop protection chemicals market for other crop types, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
  • Chapter 7. Crop Protection Chemicals Market: Regional Analysis
    • 7.1. Global crop protection chemicals market: Regional overview
      • 7.1.1. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by region, 2014 and 2020
    • 7.2. North America
      • 7.2.1. North America crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.2.2. North America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.2.3. North America crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.2.4. North America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.2.5. U.S.
        • 7.2.5.1. U.S. crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.2.5.2. U.S. crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.2.5.3. U.S. crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.2.5.4. U.S. crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
    • 7.3. Europe
      • 7.3.1. Europe crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.3.2. Europe crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.3.3. Europe crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.3.4. Europe crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.3.5. Germany
        • 7.3.5.1. Germany crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.5.2. Germany crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.3.5.3. Germany crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.5.4. Germany crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.3.6. UK
        • 7.3.6.1. UK crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.6.2. UK crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.3.6.3. UK crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.6.4. UK crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.3.7. France
        • 7.3.7.1. France crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.7.2. France crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.3.7.3. France crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.3.7.4. France crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
    • 7.4. Asia Pacific
      • 7.4.1. Asia-Pacific crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.4.2. Asia-Pacific crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.4.3. Asia-Pacific crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.4.4. Asia-Pacific crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.4.5. China
        • 7.4.5.1. China crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.5.2. China crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.4.5.3. China crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.5.4. China crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.4.6. Japan
        • 7.4.6.1. Japan crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.6.2. Japan crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.4.6.3. Japan crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.6.4. Japan crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.4.7. India
        • 7.4.7.1. India crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.7.2. India crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.4.7.3. India crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.4.7.4. India crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
    • 7.5. Latin America
      • 7.5.1. Latin America crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.5.2. Latin America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.5.3. Latin America crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.5.4. Latin America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.5.5. Brazil
        • 7.5.5.1. Brazil crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.5.5.2. Brazil crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
        • 7.5.5.3. Brazil crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
        • 7.5.5.4. Brazil crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
    • 7.6. Middle East & Africa
      • 7.6.1. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.6.2. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
      • 7.6.3. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
      • 7.6.4. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
  • Chapter 8. Company Profiles
    • 8.1. Syngenta
      • 8.1.1. Overview
      • 8.1.2. Financials
      • 8.1.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.1.4. Business strategy
      • 8.1.5. Recent developments
    • 8.2. BASF
      • 8.2.1. Overview
      • 8.2.2. Financials
      • 8.2.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.2.4. Business strategy
      • 8.2.5. Recent developments
    • 8.3. DuPont
      • 8.3.1. Overview
      • 8.3.2. Financials
      • 8.3.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.3.4. Business strategy
      • 8.3.5. Recent developments
    • 8.4. Arystya Lifescience
      • 8.4.1. Overview
      • 8.4.2. Financials
      • 8.4.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.4.4. Business strategy
      • 8.4.5. Recent developments
    • 8.5. Sumotomo Chemicals
      • 8.5.1. Overview
      • 8.5.2. Financials
      • 8.5.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.5.4. Business strategy
      • 8.5.5. Recent developments
    • 8.6. Nufarm
      • 8.6.1. Overview
      • 8.6.2. Financials
      • 8.6.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.6.4. Business strategy
      • 8.6.5. Recent developments
    • 8.7. Makhteshim Agam
      • 8.7.1. Overview
      • 8.7.2. Financials
      • 8.7.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.7.4. Business strategy
      • 8.7.5. Recent developments
    • 8.8. DOW Agroscience
      • 8.8.1. Overview
      • 8.8.2. Financials
      • 8.8.3. Product portfolio
      • 8.8.4. Business strategy
      • 8.8.5. Recent developments

List of Tables

1. Global crop protection chemicals market snapshot
2. Drivers for crop protection chemicals market: Impact analysis
3. Restraints of crop protection chemicals market: Impact analysis
4. North America crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
5. North America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
6. North America crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
7. North America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
8. U.S. crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
9. U.S. crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
10. U.S. crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
11. U.S. crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
12. Europe crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
13. Europe crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
14. Europe crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
15. Europe crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
16. Germany crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
17. Germany crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
18. Germany crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
19. Germany crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
20. UK crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
21. UK crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
22. UK crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
23. UK crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
24. France crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
25. France crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
26. France crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
27. France crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
28. Asia Pacific crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
29. Asia Pacific crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
30. Asia Pacific crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
31. Asia Pacific crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
32.  China crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
33. China crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
34. China crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
35. China crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
36. Japan crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
37. Japan crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
38. Japan crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
39. Japan crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
40. India crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
41. India crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
42. India crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
43. India crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
44. Latin America crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
45. Latin America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
46. Latin America crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
47. Latin America crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
48. Brazil crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
49. Brazil crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
50. Brazil crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
51. Brazil crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
52. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market volume, by product, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
53. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market revenue, by product, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)
54. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market volume, by application, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons)
55. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market revenue, by application, 2014 – 2020 (USD Million)


List of Figures

1. Global crop protection chemicals market segmentation by application, product and geography
2. Global crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020 (USD Million)
3. Value chain analysis: Crop protection chemicals market
4. Porter’s five forces analysis: Crop protection chemicals market
5. Global crop protection chemicals market attractiveness, by chemical types, 2014
6. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by product, 2014 - 2020
7. Global anti-fingerprint crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
8. Global herbicides crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
9. Global fungicides crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
10. Global insecticides crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
11. Global others crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
12. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by crops types, 2014 -2020
13. Global crop protection chemicals market for cereals & grains, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
14. Global crop protection chemicals market for oilseeds & pulses, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
15. Global crop protection chemicals market for fruits & vegetables, 2014 - 2020 (Kilo Tons)(USD Million)
16. Global crop protection chemicals market for other applications, 2014 – 2020 (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
17. Global crop protection chemicals market share, by region, 2014 - 2020
18. North America crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
19. U.S. crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
20. Europe crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
21. Germany crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
22. UK crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
23. France crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
24. Asia Pacific crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
25. China crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
26. Japan crop protection chemicals market, 2014 – 2020, (Kilo Tons)  (USD Million)
27. India crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
28. Latin America crop protection chemicals market, 2014-2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
29. Brazil crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)
30. Middle East & Africa crop protection chemicals market, 2014 - 2020, (Kilo Tons) (USD Million)

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Zion Research uses the synergy of combination of both primary research and secondary research for its research reports. For this study, we have conducted extensive primary research, wherein we have conducted in-depth interviews of the key opinion leader of this industry. Primary research make up for the biggest chunk of our data sources in addition to secondary research.

We referred to product literature of leading industry participants, annual reports, press releases, government publications, and other relevant sources for data collection and analysis thereof. Secondary research also includes a search of recent trade journals, technical writing, internet sources, and statistical data from government websites, trade associations and agencies.  

Zion Research has collected key data related to the Crop Protection Chemicals market and analyzed these data using a variety of methods. The market dynamics have been ascertained following a detailed study of the micro, meso, and macroeconomic indicators of the market.

This report is based on in-depth qualitative and quantitative analyses of the global Crop Protection Chemicals market. The quantitative analysis involved the application of various projection and sampling techniques. The qualitative analysis involved primary interviews, surveys, and vendor briefings. The data gathered as a result of these processes were validated through experts' opinions.

Primary Research

We conduct primary interviews with industry participants and commentators on an ongoing basis to validate data and analysis. A typical research interview fulfills the following functions:

  • Provides firsthand information on market size, market trends, growth trends, competitive landscape, outlook, etc.
  • Helps in validating and strengthening the secondary research findings
  • Further develops the analysis team’s expertise and market understanding
  • Primary research involves e-mail interactions, telephonic interviews as well as face-to-face interviews for each market, category, segment and sub-segment across geographies

Participants who typically partake in such a process include, but are not limited to:

  • Industry participants: CEOs, VPs, marketing/product managers, market intelligence managers and national sales managers
  • Purchasing managers, technical personnel, distributors and resellers
  • Outside experts: Investment bankers, valuation experts and research analysts specializing in specific markets

Key opinion leaders specializing in different areas corresponding to different industry verticals


Secondary Research

Secondary research sources that are typically referred to include, but are not limited to:

  • Company websites, annual reports, financial reports, broker reports, investor presentations and SEC filings
  • IDC and other relevant magazines
  • Internal and external proprietary databases, and relevant patent and regulatory databases
  • National government documents, statistical databases and market reports

News articles, press releases and webcasts specific to companies operating in the market

Based on the research results and technical insights thus gathered, Zion research analysts have provided a comprehensive analysis of the varied aspects of the market. The impact of global economic conditions and other macroeconomic indicators was also considered when assessing the market.

Models

Where no hard data is available, we use models and estimates to produce comprehensive data sets. A rigorous methodology is adopted, wherein the available hard data is cross-referenced with the following data types to produce estimates:

  • Demographic data: Population split by segments
  • Macroeconomic indicators: GDP, PPP, Per Capita Income, etc.
  • Industry indicators: Expenditure, technology stage and infrastructure, sector growth and facilities
  • Data is then cross-checked by an expert panel.

Crop protection chemicals are also known as plant protection chemicals or pesticides. Crop protection chemicals include various chemicals, which can be applied externally to safeguard the crops by controlling the population of harmful pests or those that can potentially damage or adversely affect the growth of crops. Crop protection chemicals can be broadly classified into three categories such as insecticides, herbicides and fungicides. Pesticides can be synthetic or bio-based. However, large chunk of crop protection chemicals market is occupied by synthetic pesticides. Chlorine, nitrogen, phosphorus, bromine, phenol, etc. are some of the important raw materials used in the manufacture of crop protection chemicals. Agriculture is major application market for pesticides. However, significant volume of pesticides is also used in horticulture, floriculture and house-hold applications (such as pest control).

The major driving factor for the global crop protection chemicals market is rapidly growing population of the world. Increase in population has been resulted into higher demand for food. Moreover, arable land is shrinking due to increasing urbanization and industrialization. Crop protection chemicals help to safeguard crops and ensures higher yield. Moreover, global crop protection market is primarily driven by strong demand from Asia Pacific and Latin America. However, increasing environmental concerns across the world due to manufacturing and use of crop protection chemicals is expected to affect the growth of this market. Moreover, increasing acceptance of genetically modified seed (Bacillus thuringiensis crops) is expected to adversely affect the growth of global crop protection chemicals market in the years to come.

Crop Protection Chemicals Market

Based on types, crop protection chemicals market is segments into insecticides, herbicides and fungicides. Insecticides are sub-segmented as pyrethrins and pyrethroids, malathion, carbaryl, chlorpyrifos, and others. Herbicides are sub-segmented as atrazine, acetochlor, 2, 4 – D, glyphosate, and others. Fungicides are further segmented as chlorothalonil, metalaxyl, strobilurin, mancozeb, and others. Herbicide was the leading product segment of global crop protection chemicals market in 2014. Herbicides accounted for over 35% share of the total volume consumed in 2014. Insecticide was the second largest segment of crop protection chemicals market.

Cereals & grains, oilseeds & pulses, fruits, vegetables & nuts and others are the key application market of crop protection chemicals. Cereals and grains was the largest application market for crop protection chemicals in 2014. Cereals and grains accounted for around 30% share of the total crop protection chemicals volume consumed in 2014. Rice, wheat, sorghum, barley, oats, etc. are key crops dominating this segment. Fruits, vegetables and nuts are also one of the important application segments in the global crop protection chemicals market.
Asia Pacific was the leading regional market for crop protection chemicals, with around 25% share in total volume consumption in 2014. Asia Pacific is closely followed by North America. Strong growth of agricultural sector in China, India and other emerging economies for the region are driving demand for crop protection chemicals. Europe and Latin America also accounts for the significant share in global crop protection chemicals market. Middle East & Africa accounted for smallest share in global crop protection chemicals market in 2014. Middle East & Africa is highly untapped market for crop protection chemicals. However, Middle East & Africa is expected to show promising growth in the years to come.

Some of the major industry participants in global crop protection chemicals market include Syngenta, BASF, DuPont, Arystya Lifescience, Sumotomo Chemicals, Nufarm, Makhteshim Agam, and DOW Agroscience.


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Hydroxyapatite Roughage Baler Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world's major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, united Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). The report firstly introduced the Hydroxyapatite Roughage Baler basics: definitions, classifications, applications and market over Read more

Global Hydroxyapatite Biogas Digester Market Research Report 2017

Mar-2017 | 9Dimen Research | Pages : 165 | Code : MRS-119714 | 2850

Hydroxyapatite Biogas Digester Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world's major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, united Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). The report firstly introduced the Hydroxyapatite Biogas Digester basics: definitions, classifications, applications and market ov Read more

Global Hydroxyapatite Biogas System Market Research Report 2017

Mar-2017 | 9Dimen Research | Pages : 165 | Code : MRS-119713 | 2850

Hydroxyapatite Biogas System Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world's major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, united Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). The report firstly introduced the Hydroxyapatite Biogas System basics: definitions, classifications, applications and market overvi Read more

Global Hydroxyapatite Soluble Acetylene Gas Cylinder Market Research Report 2017

Mar-2017 | 9Dimen Research | Pages : 165 | Code : MRS-119712 | 2850

Hydroxyapatite Soluble Acetylene Gas Cylinder Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world's major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, united Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). The report firstly introduced the Hydroxyapatite Soluble Acetylene Gas Cylinder basics: definitions, classificatio Read more

Global Hydroxyapatite Acetylene Gas Cylinder Market Research Report 2017

Mar-2017 | 9Dimen Research | Pages : 165 | Code : MRS-119711 | 2850

Hydroxyapatite Acetylene Gas Cylinder Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2021 is a professional and in-depth research report on the world's major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) and the main countries (United States, Germany, united Kingdom, Japan, South Korea and China). The report firstly introduced the Hydroxyapatite Acetylene Gas Cylinder basics: definitions, classifications, applications Read more

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