Agriculture is the cultivation of land and breeding of animals and plants to provide food, fiber and other products to sustain life. The world population has been increasing at a faster rate and is projected to reach 9.6 billion ....see more
The glufosinate market is estimated to be valued at USD 1.37 Billion in 2016, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.25% from 2016 to 2022. Glufosinate finds wide applications in agricultural and non-agricultural sectors. Factors such as its broad weed spectrum and high efficacy has fueled the growth of this market.
The market for nitrogenous fertilizers is projected to reach USD 127.00 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of around 2.33% from 2016. The global nitrogenous fertilizers market has grown exponentially in the last few years. Need to increase productivity and level yield and fertilizer intensity gaps across regions, rise in awareness regarding soil profile, and nutritional balance backed by state support are the major drivers for the market.
The insecticides market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% from 2017, to reach USD 19.27 Billion by 2022. The increasing global exports and rise in instances of crop losses due to insect infestation are resulting in an increased market for insecticides, globally. This report includes a study of marketing and development strategies, along with the product portfolio of leading companies. These companies include BASF SE (Germany), Bayer CropScience Ag (Germany), Dow AgroSciences (The Dow Chemical Company) (U.S.), ChemChina (Syngenta AG) (China), E.I du Pont de Nemours and Company (U.S.); these are well-established and financially stable players that have been operating in the industry for several years. Other players include Sumitomo Chemical Company Ltd. (Japan), FMC Corporation (U.S), ADAMA Agricultural Solutions Ltd. (Israel), Nufarm Limited (Australia), and United Phosphorus Limited (India).
The medicated feed additives market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.41% from 2016, to reach USD 15.32 Billion by 2022. The growing global population and rise in disposable income drives meat consumption growth over the forecast period in developing countries thereby increasing the growth of the medicated feed additives market. Medicated feed additives offer several advantages to producers. Increase in awareness of high-quality meat, which is rich in nutrients, has resulted in an increase in the usage of medicated feed additives.
The global phosphine fumigation market has grown exponentially in the last few years. The market size is projected to reach USD 698.0 Million by 2022, at a CAGR of around 5.49% from 2017. Factors such as increase in awareness about advanced modes of application of fumigation technology, increasing insect population due to climatic changes, and phasing out of methyl bromide fumigants are expected to drive the market growth. There is high growth potential in developing markets such as China and India, which provides new development opportunities for market players.
The water-soluble vitamin feed supplements market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.24% from 2016 to 2022, to reach a projected value of USD 4.39 Billion by 2022. The mineral feed supplements market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.76% from 2016 to reach USD 7.20 Billion by 2022. The water-soluble vitamin & mineral feed supplements market is driven by the increasing growth in the organized livestock sector, dietary requirements, climatic change, increasing consumption of livestock by-products, and awareness about reducing the risk of disease outbreaks.
The direct-fed microbials (DFM) market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.96% to reach USD 1,399.6 Million by 2022. The market is driven by factors such as increase in awareness about feed quality and safety, rising demand for manufactured animal feed, growth in demand for animal protein, changes in farming practices and technology, and replacing antibiotic growth promoters (AGPs) with direct-fed microbials. The continuous rise in the population has also resulted in an increase in the demand for food and the necessity for direct-fed microbials, to increase meat and milk production in a sustainable manner.
The oilseed processing market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.37% from 2016 to 2022, to reach a projected value of USD 344.37 Billion by 2022. Oilseed processing market has become more diversified in recent years due to the increase in number of health conscious consumers that prefer to consume food products with less trans-fat content and is also expected to fuel the market growth of the oilseed processing market.
The global metal chelates market was valued at USD 357.0 Million in 2015, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.54% from 2016, to reach USD 619.5 Million by 2022. The main objectives of the report are to define, segment, and project the size of the global metal chelates market with respect to type, crop type, mode of application, and region; provide detailed information regarding the key factors influencing the growth of the market; and strategically profile key players and comprehensively analyze their core competencies.
The eubiotics market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.51% to reach USD 7.47 Billion by 2022. The market is driven by factors such as increase in awareness about feed quality and safety, rise in demand for manufactured animal feed, growth in demand for animal high protein, change in framing practices and technology, and replacing antibiotic growth promoters (AGPs) with eubiotics. Continuous rise in the population also results in increase in the demand for food and the necessity for eubiotics, to increase the meat and milk in a sustainable manner.
The industrial starch market size is projected to reach 113.9 MT by 2022, at a CAGR of 3.80% from 2016, by volume. In terms of value, the same market is projected to reach USD 106.64 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 6.64% from 2016. The market is driven by growth in demand for convenience foods, and multiple functionalities of starch, starch derivatives & sweeteners in a diverse range of end-user industries.
The pesticide residue testing market size is projected to reach USD 1.63 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2016 to 2022. The market is driven by advancements in testing technologies, the global movement of organic revolution, implementation of stringent food safety regulations, and international trade of food materials.
The algaecides market was valued at USD 1.81 Billion in 2015. It is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.52% from 2016, to reach 2.79 Billion by 2022. The base year considered for the study is 2015 and the forecast period is from 2016 to 2022. The objectives of the study are to define, segment, and measure the size of the algaecides market with respect to its type, application, mode of action, form, and region.
The global dicamba herbicide market is estimated to be valued at USD 321.5 Million in 2015 and projected to reach USD 521.2 Million by 2022, at a CAGR of 7.3% from 2016 to 2022. With the increase in demand for food security for the growing population along with the limited agricultural land available in the world, and rise in crop loss due to various weed problems, the use of dicamba herbicides is expected to enhance the market growth.
The feed preservatives market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.2% from 2016, to reach USD 3.57 Billion by 2022. The growing awareness about customized formulations and feed management practices to reduce production costs and improve livestock health increased the investments on nutrient-rich and high quality feed products and thereby developed the need for feed additives such as acidifiers, mold inhibitors, and anticaking agents to maintain the feed quality.
The starter fertilizers market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.04% from 2016 to 2022, to reach USD 8.33 Billion by 2022. The base year considered for the study is 2015 and the forecast years include 2016 to 2022. The basic objective of the report is to define, segment, and project the global market size for starter fertilizers on the basis of type, crop type, form, and region.
The water-soluble fertilizers market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.69% to reach USD 17.06 Billion by 2022. The market growth is driven by the rise in need for food security for the growing population, advancement in farming practices and technologies, growth in demand for fruits & vegetables, and ease of application of water-soluble fertilizers.
The size of the market for specialty feed additives is projected to reach USD 11.12 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of around 5.43% from 2016. The global specialty feed additives market has grown exponentially in the last few years. Increase in consumption of animal products, rise in incidences of disease outbreaks in livestock, adverse impact on the environment from the emission of greenhouse gasses by the livestock and innovations in animal husbandry such as encapsulation of acidifiers are the major driving factors for this market.
The agricultural biologicals testing market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 10.4% from 2016 to reach USD 1.12 Billion by 2021. The base year considered for the study is 2015 and the forecast years are from 2016 to 2021. The objectives of the report are to project the market size, by product type, application, end user, and region in terms of value and to strategically profile key players and comprehensively analyze their market share, and core competencies. The agricultural biologicals testing market is segmented on the basis of application including field support, analytical, and regulatory. It is also segmented on the basis of region into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World (RoW).
The center pivot irrigation systems market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 14.9% from 2016 to 2021, to reach a projected value of USD 1,734.4 Million by 2021. Center pivot irrigation systems are gaining significance because unirrigated lands are being converted into mechanized irrigation, shrinking arable land, and higher production as compared to rain-fed crops.
The fertilizer additives market was valued at USD 2.51 Billion in 2015; the market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 2.6% from 2016 to 2021. With the increasing pressure on global food production and development in technologies of fertilizer production, the demand for fertilizers is expected to increase, which in turn would enhance the growth of the fertilizer additives market.
The market size of agricultural disinfectants is projected to reach USD 2.11 Billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 4.3% from 2016. The global agricultural disinfectants market has grown exponentially in the last few years. Increase in demand for animal products, emergence of greenhouse vegetable production and vertical farming, rising incidences of disease outbreaks among livestock, and ban on antibiotics in animal feed are the major driving factors for this market.
The bionematicides market is projected to reach a value of USD 337.2 Million by 2021 at a CAGR of 17.4%. The market is driven by factors such as increasing growth in the biocontrol solutions, rising level of nematodes infestation on crops, and an increased use of biologicals, such as biofertilizers and biopesticides.
The global bioherbicides market is growing at a significant rate due to the increasing demand for organic products. The market for bioherbicides was valued at USD 698.7 Million in 2015 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 14.5% from 2016, to reach USD 1,573.7 Million by 2021.
The manufactured soils market is projected to reach USD 7.75 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 6.7% from 2016 to 2021. The growth of this market is attributed to the increasing demand for organic products, the increasing global population, improved yield & productivity, and increasing trend towards modern farming practices such as controlled agriculture and urban farming. Increase in demand for organic foods, swift growth in the urban farming techniques, increased demand for horticulture along with the promotion and aid by government agencies have fueled the usage of soil blends & mixes among the modern agricultural practices.
The global agrochemicals market in the year 2013 stood at USD 41.12 Billion, marking a massive 43% growth compared to USD 28.78 Billion in 2007. Increased participation of private players and their rigorous effort to improve products and expand worldwide have supported growth in the agrochemicals market, enormously. The private sector has emerged as a key player in driving new developments in agriculture, globally. Greater focus on R&D, improved support of intellectual property rights (IPR), the extension of agricultural input companies’ footprint worldwide, and supporting government regulations have resulted in improved participation of private companies in agricultural research investments
The cattle feed market is projected to reach USD 72.12 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 2.7% from 2015 to 2020. The cattle feed additives market is projected to reach USD 2.72 Billion by 2020, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2015 to 2020. With 2014 as a base year in the study, the market forecasts are projected in terms of value (USD million) and volume (‘000 tons) for the period from 2015 to 2020. The cattle feed market is segmented on the basis of application, ingredient, and region. The cattle feed additives market is segmented based on type and region.
The mulch films market, in terms of value, is projected to reach around USD 4.07 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of around 6.5% from 2015 to 2020. The rise in population and the increase in the per capita income of consumers are some of the factors driving this market. Furthermore, market players are responding to these new opportunities of increasing crop output by expanding their global presence and product lines.
The liquid feed supplements market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2015 to reach a value of USD 5.53 Billion by 2020. The market growth is driven by increasing demand for products derived from livestock. The market is further driven by factors such as rising awareness about animal health, feed quality among farmers, and increasing livestock production cost.
The textile yarn market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.2% from 2015 to 2020, and reach a projected value of USD 12.64 Billion by 2020. The market growth is driven by higher levels of discretionary expenditure by consumers and development of new varieties. The market is further driven by factors such as urbanization and high industrial requirement.
The feed non-protein nitrogen market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% from 2015 to reach a projected value of USD 1.65 Billion by 2020. The market growth is driven by increasing livestock population. The market is further driven by factors such as cost effectiveness and easy availability of feed non-protein nitrogen sources.
The fertigation & chemigation market, in terms of value, is projected to reach around USD 42.2 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of around 6.3% from 2015. The fertigation & chemigation market continues to grow due to high demand in most of the countries and intensive market opportunities. The market players are responding to these new opportunities by expanding their global presence and product lines. Fertigation & chemigation, on the basis of agri inputs, has been segmented into: fertilizer, herbicide, insecticide, and fungicide.
The soil wetting agents market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.20% from 2015 to reach USD 129.5 Million by 2020. The primary factors driving the soil wetting agents market are the increasing application in turf care as a penetrant and humectant, and adoption of precision farming and protected agriculture. The growing turf care application, especially in North America and Europe, drives the soil wetting agents market at a high rate. Protected agriculture is mainly practiced in greenhouses and nurseries, and ornamental horticulture. The intensive use of agrochemicals in protected agriculture drives the use of soil wetting agents, which further propels the growth of the soil wetting agents market.
The feed pigments market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.2% from 2015 to reach a projected value of USD 1.07 Billion by 2020. The market growth is driven by growing customer demand for meat products and rising awareness about health benefits of carotenoids for animals among the livestock growers. The market is further driven by factors such as growing industrialization of pork, aquaculture, and poultry business and acknowledgment of the importance of feed pigments in fish farming.
The soil treatment market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.5% from 2015, to reach a projected value of USD 36.29 Billion by 2020. The market growth is driven by rising concerns about food security and shrinking arable land. The market is further driven by factors such as changing farming practices and increasing demand for organic food.
The global greenhouse irrigation system market is estimated to grow from USD 747.3 Million in 2014 to USD 1.3 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 10.5% from 2015 to 2020. In 2014, the market was dominated by Asia-Pacific, followed by Europe. Boost in cultivation of vegetables and fruits in greenhouses in the Asia-Pacific region has also led to its dominance in the global greenhouse irrigation system market. The Asia-Pacific market is also projected to grow at the highest CAGR owing to rapid growth in land area under greenhouses and high population growth in the region.
The global market size of mold inhibitors is projected to reach about USD 1.83 Billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 3.0% between 2015 and 2020, with the increasing use of mold inhibitors in numerous feeds for livestock. Furthermore, rising opportunities in emerging markets such as India, China, and Brazil are anticipated to augment the market size of mold inhibitors over the forecast period. In 2014, North America was the largest market for mold inhibitors. The market in the Asia-Pacific region is projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period, followed by Latin America.
Silage inoculants are used to increase the fermentation rate in silage and enzymes and to break down some of the fibre and starch in the silage. The silage inoculants & enzymes market is projected to exhibit a growth potential (4.0%) in the next five years., Factors such as increasing feed grain and compound feed prices, increasing livestock population, decreasing grazing and pasture land area, and increasing demand for livestock production are increasing the market for silage inoculants & enzymes globally. The global silage inoculants & enzymes market is projected to reach $489.05 Million by 2020, at a CAGR of 4.0% from 2015 to 2020.
The market for transgenic seeds has a significant impact on agriculture production. Transgenic seeds are gaining better response compared to other pest control agents. The driving factors for this market are the increasing global population and food requirements, rise in cost of fertilizers & pesticides, and easier residue management. Transgenic seeds gained popularity due to various factors, including increasing cost of seeds, production of high-quality agricultural produce, increasing rates of crop rotation, and raising awareness among farmers with respect to the increasing toxicity of the agrochemicals. Additionally, increased strive for yield maximization across the globe is encouraging the farmers to adopt transgenic seeds. The transgenic seeds market is projected to reach $35.2 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 12.3%, as studied from 2015.
Pyrethroids are a special chemical class of active ingredients; these compounds are related to pyrethrins and resemble them in insecticidal properties. Pyrethroids are low in toxicity to mammals and birds, and require very low doses to kill insects. The market for pyrethroids is estimated to be valued at $2,559.62 million in 2014, and is projected to reach $3,233.24 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 4.8%.
Feed testing includes testing for pesticides, mycotoxin, metals, minerals, drugs, antibiotics, and pathogens in feed and feed ingredients to ensure the absence of contaminants that are responsible for foodborne illnesses, toxicity, or poisoning. This report describes the feed testing market in terms of tests conducted such as pathogen testing, nutritional and labeling analysis, mycotoxin testing, fat and oil analysis, proximate analysis, and pesticide & fertilizer analysis; the type of livestock that consumes the feed, which includes swine, poultry, aquatic animals, pets, cattle, and equines; and various key geographical markets.
The global gluten feed market is expected to reach a value of $1,055.5 Million by 2019, at a CAGR of 5.4% from 2014 to 2019. The market size is estimated by segmenting the market into micro-markets, based on the share of each source, livestock, and geographical region. The market data is available from 2013 to 2019, with a forecasted CAGR from 2014 to 2019.
This report analyzes the feed palatability enhancers & modifiers market by type, livestock, and geography. Geographically, the report is segmented into Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, and Rest of the World. The livestock covered in this report are swine, poultry, cattle, pet, and aquaculture. The market segmentation in terms of category of the report includes flavors, sweeteners, and texturants. The palatability enhancers are added to the animal feed in order to nullify the bitter taste of vitamins, minerals, and other medicines, thus increasing the feed intake by the animal. This also provides shelf life stability to the product. The other additives are used to achieve an ideal terrain in the gastrointestinal tract that will limit the excessive growth of pathogenic microbes and optimize the conditions for the proliferation of beneficial bacteria.
The global acaricides market is estimated to be valued at $275.1 million by 2019, at a projected CAGR of 5.2% from 2014. Leading players in this industry include BASF SE (Germany), Dow The Chemical Company (U.S.), Bayer AG (Germany), Merck &Co. Ltd (U.S.), and Syngenta (Japan). The Asia-Pacific region is estimated to be the largest consumer of acaricides in the world, followed by Europe. China is estimated as the largest market in the Asia-Pacific, having captured around 44% of the total market in the region, in 2013.
Globally, there is an increase in the demand for animal protein due to an increase in the income of the middle class population and rapid urbanization. The relationship between a balanced diet and optimum productivity has been well-understood by the players of the livestock production sector. In fact, animal feed is a major factor that is controlling the profitability of the livestock production business. Hence, today industries are not conservative when it comes to manufacturing high-quality animal feed ingredients. Proteins and fats optimize the nutritional levels of feed.
The increasing middle-class populationand rising per capita income, along with increasing expenditure on animal health and wellness are some of the drivers ofthe animal feed micronutrients market. The animal feed micronutrients market is expected to reach a value of $1476.3 million by 2019 growing at a CAGR of 6.1% from year 2014 to 2019.The market is estimated by segmenting the market into micro-markets, based on the share of each type, livestock, and geographical region. The animal micronutrients market is segmented into zinc, iron, manganese, copper and others according to type, and ruminants, poultry, aqua, swine, equine and others, by livestock. The market data is available from 2012 to 2019 with a forecasted CAGR from 2014 to2019.
Pork is the culinary name for the meat of the domestic pig. It is one of the most common types of meat consumed worldwide. Similar to all types of meat, pork is eaten both, freshly cooked and preserved. Some examples of preserved pork are ham, smoked pork, gammon, bacon, and sausage. Pork is a popular meat in the Western world. It is also very common in Chinese cuisine.
Acids and nutrient content in the feed is highly required and necessary for the proper growth and maintenance of animals. It is an emerging market due to the increase in awareness and growth in developing countries, which provide a constant support for the revenue. Although the current scenario depicts a wide range of application, the major market is focused towards the ruminant, poultry, and swine feeds.
The bioactive ingredients market is emerging with increased awareness and growing health concerns. People are turning towards healthy food that fulfills the requirement of essential nutrients in the body. With increasing education, people are gaining awareness regarding the types of food & beverages that help in maintaining a balanced diet and proper health. Manufacturers are also taking into consideration the convenience factor for consumers and providing them with healthy nutrients in the form of food & beverages instead of supplements. Cosmeceuticals is a growing concept which combines bioactive with personal care. For instance, various mineral-enriched or vitamin-enriched herbal creams, shampoos, etc., are entering the market with guarantees of better skincare, hair care, etc.
Phosphorus is an essential nutrient required for plant growth. It helps in root development, plant maturation, and seed development. Together with nitrogen and potassium, phosphorus is one of the most important elements for plant life. These features make phosphorus essential to maximize the production of grains and forage. Modern farming is dependent on the use of inorganic fertilizers that contain phosphorus.