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Seeds - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 338920
  • November 2012
  • Region: Global
  • 567 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Seeds in US$ Million by the following Product Groups/Segments: Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds, & Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous (includes treated seeds, flax seeds, & noxious seeds). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 162 companies including many key and niche players such as Bayer CropScience AG, BASF Agricultural Solutions, Dow AgroSciences, Mycogen Seeds, KWS SAAT AG, Limagrain, Monsanto Company, Delta and Pine Land Company, LLC, Emergent Genetics, Seminis, Inc., Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., Sakata Seed Corporation, The Pickseed Companies Group, The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Lantmännen SW Seed AB, Syngenta Crop Protection, and Vilmorin. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Grain Seeds I-3
Vegetable Seeds I-4
Oilseeds I-4
Horticulture Seeds I-4
Flower Seeds I-4
Lawn/Grass Seeds I-4
Fruit Seeds I-4
Miscellaneous Seeds I-4

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW & OUTLOOK II-1
A Prelude II-1
Table 1: Global Seeds Market by Type (2011): Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds,
Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass
Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Other Seeds (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-2
Factors Influencing the Seeds Market II-2
Global Market Analysis II-2
Analysis by Geographic Region II-3
Table 2: World Seeds Market by Geographic Region
(2010-2018): Geographic Regions Ranked by Growth -
Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, Canada, US, Japan and
Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Analysis by Product Segment II-3
Table 3: World Seeds Market by Product Group/Segment
(2010-2018): Product Group/ Segment Ranked by Growth -
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Grain Seeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds, Lawn/Grass Seeds) Fruit Seeds and Other Seeds
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Altering Landscape in the Global Agriculture Sector II-4
Genetics is the New Mantra II-4
Rising Competition to Amplify Performance of Hybrids II-4
Biotechnology Triggering Paradigm Shifts in the Seeds Industry II-5
Table 4: Global Biotech Seeds Market by Trait (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Herbicide Tolerant,
Stacked Gene, and Insect Resistant (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-5

Table 5: Global Biotech Crop Market (2011): Genetically
Modified Crop Acreage as Percentage Share of Total Planted
Hectares by Crop Type - Soybean, Cotton, Corn, and Canola
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6
Surging Biotech Cropland: A Business Case for Genetically
Modified (GM) Seeds II-6
Table 6: Global Biotech Crops Market (2010): Area under
Cultivation for Select Countries (in Million Hectares)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7
Global Agriculture Biotechnology Market (2011): Biotech
Crops with Higher Penetration Rate by Select Country - US,
Argentina, Canada, Brazil, and China II-7
Table 7: Global Biotech Crops Acreage by Type (2010):
Percentage Share Breakdown for Maize, Soybean, Cotton,
Canola, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7
Biotech Firms Capitalize on Rising Demand for Grains II-8
Table 8: Global Biotech Seed Market by Player (2011):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Monsanto, DuPont,
Syngenta, Dow Agro, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-8
Genetically Modified Seeds Replace Crop Protection Chemicals
in Agriculture II-8
Transgenic Seeds: US Takes the Lead II-9
Table 9: Global Transgenic Crops/Seeds Market by Region
(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US,
Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Rest of World
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 10: Global Transgenic Crops/Seeds Market by Product
Segment (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 11: Global Growth Potential of Transgenic Seeds/Crops
(2010-2018): Product Segments Ranked by Growth -Cotton, Corn,
Soybean and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Companies Need to Ward off Consumer Concerns II-10
Germplasm: Imperative for Staying Competitive II-10
Oilseed Consumption Growing Rapidly II-11
Table 12: Worldwide Oilseed Market by Meal and Oil Output:
Percentage Share Breakdown for Copra, Cotton Seed, Palm
Kernel, Peanut, Rapeseed, Soybean, and Sunflower (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11

Table 13: World Oilseeds Market (2007 to 2011): Production in
million tons for Soybean, Rapeseed, Cotton seed, Peanut,
Sunflower seed, Palm kernel, and Copra (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12

Table 14: World Oilseeds Market (2008-2011): Production,
Consumption, Exports and Imports (in million tons) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12

Table 15: World Oilseeds Production (2011): Percentage Market
Share Breakdown for Soybean, Rapeseed, Cotton Seed, Peanut,
Sunflower seed, Palm kernel, and Copra (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13
Soybean - Brilliant Star of the Seeds Firmament II-13
Table 16: World Soybean Market (2007 to 2011): Production
and Consumption (in million tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-13
Vegetable Seeds Industry - An Overview II-14
Major Factors Impacting Vegetable Seeds Industry II-14
Proprietary Seed Demand Increases Rapidly II-15
Key Statistical Data II-15
Table 17: Global Seeds Imports by Country (2010): Import
Value in US$ Million for USA, France, Mexico, Netherlands,
Italy, Germany, Spain, Canada, Russian Federation, Belgium,
UK, Japan, Poland, China, and Greece (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-15
Global Maize Seeds II-16
Table 18: Global Grain Maize Seeds Consumption by Select
Country (2010-2012): Consumption in ‘000 Tons for USA,
France, South Africa, Italy, and Germany (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16

Table 19: Global Corn Trade (2010-2011 & 2011-2012E):
Exports in ‘000 Tons by Select Country - USA, Argentina,
Brazil, India, Canada, South Africa, and Russia (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16
Global Oilseeds Market II-17
Table 20: Global Oilseeds Production by Country (2010-2011 &
2011-2012E): Production in Million Tons for USA, Brazil,
China, Argentina, India, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 21: Global Oilseeds Production by Crop Type
(2009-2010): Production in Million Tons for Soybean Seed,
Rapeseed, Cottonseed, Groundnut (unshelled) Seed, Sunflower
Seed, Palm Kernels, and Copra (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 22: Global Oilseeds Imports by Select Country
(2007-2011): Imports in ‘000 Tons for China, EU-27, Japan,
Mexico, Taiwan, Indonesia, Turkey, and Thailand (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

Table 23: Global Oilseeds Imports by Crop Type
(2007-2012E): Imports in ‘000 Tons for Soybean Seed,
Rapeseed, Peanut Seed, Sunflower Seed, Cottonseed, Palm
Kernel, and Copra (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

Table 24: Global Oilseeds Exports (2007-2012E): Exports in
000 Tons by Select Country - USA, Brazil, Canada,
Argentina, Paraguay, Ukraine, Australia, and Other (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20

Table 25: Global Oilseeds Market (2007-2012E): Exports in
000 Tons by Crop Type - Soybean Seed, Rapeseed, Peanut
Seed, Cottonseed, Sunflower Seed, Copra, and Palm Kernel
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21

Table 26: Global Rapeseed Production by Leading Country
(2007-2010 Avg): Percentage Share Breakdown for EU-27,
Canada, India, Ukraine, Australia, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-21

Table 27: World Leading Exporters of Sunflower Seeds
(2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Ukraine,
EU-27, Argentina, Russia, Turkey, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22

2. COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS II-23
Seeds Industry II-23
Table 28: Global Seeds Market by Leading Players (2011):
Market Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Monsanto, DuPont,
Syngenta, Groupe Limagrain, Land O Lakes, KWS AG, Bayer, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-23

Table 29: Global Biotech Seeds Market by Leading Players
(2015P): Market Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Monsanto
and DuPont/Dow/Sygenta (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-23

Table 30: Global Corn Seed Market by Select Leading Players
(2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Monsanto,
DuPont, Syngenta, Vilmorin, and KWS Saat (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-24

Table 31: Global Soybean Seed Market by Select Leading
Players (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
Monsanto, DuPont, and Syngenta (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-24

Table 32: Global Cotton Seed Market by Select Leading
Players (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
Monsanto and Bayer (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-24

Table 33: Global Vegetable Seed Market by Select Leading
Players (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
Monsanto, Syngenta, Vilmorin, and Bayer (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25

Table 34: Global Garden Seed Market by Select Leading
Players (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
Syngenta and Vilmorin (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-26
Germplasm: The Determinant of Seed Quality II-26
Usage of Germplasm: An Entry Barrier to the Seed Industry II-26
Improving Seed Characteristics II-26
Hybrids II-26
Varietals II-27
Seeds and Agricultural Biotechnology II-27
Input Traits II-27
Insect Resistance II-27
Herbicide Resistance II-27
Output Traits (Quality Traits) II-27
Product Categorization II-28
Grain Seeds II-28
Vegetable Seeds II-28
Oilseeds II-28
Oilseeds Roll the Agricultural Industry Forward II-28
Types of Oilseeds II-29
Canola/Rapeseed II-29
Rapeseed Oil II-29
Corn Seed Market: Major Players II-30
Sunflower and Safflower Seeds II-30
Roundup Ready Soybeans II-30
Castor Seed II-30
Flaxseed II-30
Cottonseed II-30
Grapeseed II-30
Mustard Seed II-31
Sesame II-31
Oilseeds in Industrial Applications II-31
Horticulture Seeds II-31
Flower Seeds II-31
Lawn/Grass Seeds II-32
Fruit Seeds II-32
Miscellaneous Seeds II-32

4. RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT II-33
Advancements in Seed Technology II-33
Hybrid Seeds Replacing Traditional Seeds II-33
Planting Date can Alter Potato Spec II-33
Genetically Modified Gene Flow Over Six Years is Minimal II-34
Treatment with CruiserMaxx Pak to Increase Yield of Golden
Harvest® Soybeans II-34

5. REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT II-35
Field Generation Marker Required for Seed Potato II-35
Genetic Engineering: Ecologists Denounce Commonplace Use of
GMOS Through Seeds II-35
European Commission Agrees to Eliminate Glucosinolate Testing
for Farm-Saved Oilseeds II-35

6. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-36
Seminis Vegetable Seeds and Misionero® Vegetables Launch
FrescadaTM Lettuce II-36
Seminis® of Monsanto to Unveil Downy Mildew Resistant
Cucumber Hybrids II-36
Pioneer Hi-Bred Introduces Pioneer® Optimum® AQUAmax Hybrid
Varieties for 2012 II-36
Pioneer Hi-Bred Launches Soybean Products for 2012 II-37
Mycogen Seeds Launches Dow AgroSciences REFUGE ADVANCED® Corn
Hybrids for 2012 II-37
Pioneer Hi-Bred Rolls Out Pioneer® Hybrid P1376XR II-38
Mycogen Seeds Unveils New Grain Corn Hybrids for 2012 II-38
Mycogen Seeds Rolls Out NEXERA® Canola Hybrids for 2012 II-38
Mycogen Seeds Launches Soybean Lines for Planting Season of 2012 II-39
Mycogen Seeds Unveils New Sunflower Hybrids II-39
Mycogen Seeds Launches Wide Range of Soybean II-39
Krishidhan Seeds Unveils Praja BT Cotton Seed II-40
Mycogen Seeds Unveils Grain Corn Hybrids II-41
Bayer CropScience Unveils Titan™ Emesto™ II-42
Tanseed Unveils New Range of Maize Seeds II-42
Natural Sourcing Offers Range of Berry Seeds Oils II-42
Johnsons Introduces Flower seed Ranges II-42
NaturesFinestSeed Unveils Zoysia Grass Seed Blend II-42
Scientific and Industrial Research and Development Center
Introduces Drought-Tolerant Seed Maize Sirdcmaize 113 Hybrid II-43
THANASI Foods Introduces BIGS® Sunflower Seeds II-43
East-West Seed Introduces New Flowering Ornamental Lines II-43
Pioneer Hi-Bred Unveils Integrated Refuge Products and
Hybrids for 2011 II-44
Mycogen Seeds Unveils New Soybean Lines II-44
Dairyland Seed Launches HybriForce- 2420/Wet Gen-2 II-45
Land ‘O Lakes' Affiliates to Launch Several Organic Products II-46
Pioneer Hi-Bred Rolls Out Soybean Varieties for 2011 II-46
The Automatic Seeds Releases 100 New Marijuana Strains II-46

7. PRODUCT LAUNCHES IN THE RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-47
MAHYCO Develops Two Varieties of GM Wheat Seeds II-47
Rasi Seeds Introduces HyVeg II-47
Valent U.S.A to Launch INOVATE™ System II-47
Mycogen Seeds Introduces MYCOGEN® SmartStax Hybrids II-48
Mycogen Seeds Launches Soybean Lines II-49
Mycogen Seeds Introduces New TMR and BMR Hybrids II-50
Mycogen Seeds Introduces New Corn Hybrids II-50
Mycogen Seeds Introduces New Sunflower Seed Hybrids II-51
Triumph Launches 12 Corn Hybrids II-52
Mycogen Introduces Additional Six Hybrids for Corn II-52
Pioneer Introduces 96 Hybrids for Year 2009 II-53
Monsanto Unveils Five Cotton Seed Varieties II-53
Bayer CropScience to Introduce Herbicide- Tolerance Technology
in the US II-54
DeKalb Introduces New Line of Corn Seeds II-54
Cambodia to Launch Hybrid Rice II-54
Bayer Subsidiary to Launch Hybrid Seeds In India II-55
Monsantos Asgrow® Brand to Introduce AccuSureTM Seed Count
System II-55
Monsanto to Introduce GM Corn in India II-55
Agri Gold Introduces Rice Hybrid Seeds in india II-55
Mycogen Seeds to Introduce Sunflower Hybrids II-55
Mycogen Seeds to Introduce Silage Hybrids II-56
Mycogen Seeds Unveils Grain Corn Hybrid II-57
Pioneer to Unveil Y Series Soybeans II-57
Nidera and BASF introduce CLEARFIELD®- CLHA-Plus II-57
Origin Receives Approval for Six Hybrid Rice Varieties in China II-58

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-59
Bay State Milling to Take Over T.J. Harkins Basic Commodity
Brokers II-59
AgVenture Adler Seeds to Merge with McKillip Seeds II-59
KWS SAAT Snaps Up SEMÍLIA GENÉTICA E MELHORAMENTO and DELTA
PESQUISA E SEMENTES II-59
Bayer CropScience Inks Agreement with Abbott & Cobb II-60
Royal DSM Takes Over Vereniums Oilseed and Food Enzymes II-60
Glencore International Signs Agreement to Take Over Viterra II-60
DLF-TRIFOLIUM Acquires Jensen Seeds II-60
AgReliant Genetics Establishes Seed Corn Production Facility II-61
TRANS GENIC to Form Joint Venture with Immuno-Biological
Laboratories II-61
Heritage Seeds Acquires Seed Technology & Marketing II-61
Agrico to Form Joint Venture with Pestova II-62
Monsanto Canada Expands DEKALB® Canola Seed Processing Plant II-62
Indian Agri Business Fund Invests in Super Agri Seeds II-62
S&W Seed Acquires Farmland in Imperial Valley II-62
Enza Zaden Export Establishes Enza Zaden South Africa II-63
Dow AgroSciences and The Royal Barenbrug Group Sign
Partnership Agreement II-63
Rasi Seeds and Evogene Sign Agreement II-63
S&W Seed Company Secures Rights to Dormant Alfalfa Genetics II-64
Roy Legumex Merges with Walker Seeds II-64
Dow AgroSciences Acquires Prairie Brand Seed from Sansgaard
Seed Farms II-64
Bayer CropScience Acquires Oilseed Rape Business of Raps II-65
Bayer CropScience to Take Over Hornbeck Seed Company II-65
Alliance Grain Traders Takes Over Majority Stake in Advance Seed II-65
Vilmorin to Establish Joint Venture with Longping High-Tech II-66
Buhler Industries Takes Over Ezee-On Manufacturing II-66
Archer Daniels Midland Takes Over Oilseeds Processing
Facilities from Geepee Agri II-67
Pioneer Hi-Bred Acquires Doeblers PA Hybrids II-67
KeyGene and Bayer CropScience Ink Trait Development Agreement II-67

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST: A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-68
Syngenta Acquires Hybrid Sunflower Seeds Business of Monsanto II-68
Dow AgroSciences Canada Acquires Hyland Seeds II-68
Advanta Takes Over Crosbyton Seed II-68
Grupo Papalotla Grants License for Brachiaria Grass to Dow
AgroSciences II-68
Syngenta Seeds Dissolves GreenLeaf Genetics Joint Venture
with Pioneer Hi-Bred DuPont II-69
Morningstar France Holding Acquires Seeds Group II-69
Dow AgroSciences Takes Over Grand Valley Hybrids II-69
Rallis India Takes Over Majority Stake in Metahelix Life
Sciences II-69
Chinese Grassland Society Develops New Drought-Resistant
Grass Seeds II-69
Bayer CropScience to Strengthen Product Portfolio II-70
Amsterdam Commodities Acquires Tea and Seeds Business of NV
Deli Maatschappij II-70
DuPont Takes Over Three Seed Companies II-70
Wynnstay Acquires Woodheads Seeds II-70
Syngenta Takes Over Nordic Sugars Maribo Seed Business II-70
Nuseed Americas Takes Over Oilseed and Sunflower Business of
Flower Genetics II-70
Farm Machinery Institute to Provide Agricultural Equipment
and Seeds to Farmers II-71
Rasi Seeds to Expand Operations II-71
Syngenta Seeds Receives Deregulation for Agrisure Viptera Trait II-71
Richardson International Takes Over Eco Seeds II-72
DuPont Sets Up Production Plant II-72
Monsanto and Government of Pakistan Ink MoU II-72
Mahindra Shubhlabh's Seeds and Agro Chemical Business to
Merge with M&M II-72
Pioneer Hi-Bred Enters into Partnership with Andrews Farm and
Seed II-73
Syngenta to Combine Crop Protection and Seed Business II-73
RAGT and Invivo to Merge Seed Business II-73
Wilken Seeds Merges with Becks Hybrids II-73
Advanta India Acquires Crosbyton Seeds II-73
SW Seed and Svalöf Weibull Change Name to Lantmännen II-73
Chia Tai to Expand Operations in Vietnam and India II-74
Dubio Enters Into Export Deal with Intermed II-74
Seed Force expands in New-Zealand II-74
Vilmorin Acquires Majority Stake in Su Tarim II-74
AGT Acquires PSF and Finora II-75
Advanta to Enhance Research Activities in India II-75
Syngenta Acquires Two US Companies II-75
Limagrain Acquires Avesthagens Subsidiary II-75
Bayer CropScience Sequences the Complete Genome of Canola
Rapeseed II-76
ADM Takes Over Olomouc II-76
Gardens Alive Takes Over Thompson & Morgan Seedsmen II-76
CHS to Form Joint Venture with Agrico II-76
NASC Signs Agreement With NSCDC II-77
BASF Enters into Agreement with Nunhems II-77
Nufarm Acquires MMR Genetics Ltd and Richardson Seeds Ltd II-77
AgReliant Genetics Acquires Seed Operations of Dahlco Seeds II-77
Bayer CropScience Establishes New Research Centre II-78
Syngenta Enters into Collaboration with Evogene II-78
GP Group Acquires Majority Stake in NGI II-78
Monsanto Acquires Assets of WestBred II-78
Dow AgroSciences Takes Over Majority Assets of Pfister Hybrids II-79
Pioneer Hi-Bred Signs Agreement with Terral Seed II-79
SW Seed Forms Joint Venture with Florimond Desprez and Elsoms
Seeds II-79
DuPont Takes Over Nandi Seeds and Nagarjuna Seeds II-79
Nunhems Establishes New Research and Development Unit II-80
Syngenta Snaps Up Circle One Global to Extend Product Portfolio II-80
Canterra Seeds Extends Wheat Portfolio II-80
Emerald Seed Company Takes Over Brands of Dessert Seed II-80
GrainCorp Divests Stake in Grain Accumulation to Cargill II-81
Bayer CropScience Acquires AgroGreen II-81
Syngenta's Seed Treatment Insecticide Obtains EPA Clearance II-81
China Agri Takes Over COFCO II-81
DuPont Partners ICRR II-82
Monsanto Purchases Stake in MDM Sementes de Algodao II-82
Dow AgroSciences Inks Agreement with Schillinger Seed II-82
DuPont Enters into Partnership with International Rice
Research Institute II-82
Plant Health Care Signs Agreement with Monsanto II-83
Bayer CropScience Inks Research Agreement with IPK II-83
East-West Group to Market Plant Seeds in India and China II-83
Nuziveedu Seeds Purchases Stake in Pravardhan Seeds and
Yaaganti Seeds II-83
Syngenta Acquires Resource Seeds II-84
Monsanto Partners with GrassRoots Biotechnology II-84
DuPont Signs Agreement with Athenix II-84
BASF Plant Science Inks Agreement with American Seeds II-85
Sakata Seed Purchases Rights to New Variety of Cabbage Seeds II-85
Blackstone Acquires Stake in NSL Seeds II-85

10. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-86
Bayer CropScience AG (Germany) II-86
BASF Agricultural Solutions (Germany) II-86
Dow AgroSciences (USA) II-87
Mycogen Seeds (USA) II-87
KWS SAAT AG (Germany) II-87
Limagrain (France) II-87
Monsanto Company (USA) II-88
Delta and Pine Land Company, LLC (USA) II-88
Emergent Genetics (USA) II-88
Seminis, Inc. (USA) II-89
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. (USA) II-89
Sakata Seed Corp. (Japan) II-89
The Pickseed Companies Group (Canada) II-89
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (USA) II-90
Lantmännen SW Seed AB (Sweden) II-90
Syngenta Crop Protection (USA) II-90
Vilmorin (France) II-90

11. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-92
Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-92

Table 36: World Historic Review for Seeds by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-93

Table 37: World 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America,
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-94

Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Grain Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-95

Table 39: World Historic Review for Grain Seeds by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-96

Table 40: World 15-Year Perspective for Grain Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-97

Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Vegetable Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-98

Table 42: World Historic Review for Vegetable Seeds by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-99

Table 43: World 15-Year Perspective for Vegetable Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-100

Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Oilseeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-101

Table 45: World Historic Review for Oilseeds by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-102

Table 46: World 15-Year Perspective for Oilseeds by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America,
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-103

Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Horticulture Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-104

Table 48: World Historic Review for Horticulture Seeds by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-105

Table 49: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Horticulture Seeds by Product Segment - Flower Seeds and Lawn/
Grass Seeds Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-106

Table 50: World Historic Review for Horticulture Seeds by
Product Segment - Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-107

Table 51: World 15-Year Perspective for Horticulture Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-108

Table 52: World 15-Year Perspective for Horticulture Seeds by
Geographic Table 52: World 15-Year Perspective for
Horticulture Seeds by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
for Years 2004, 2011& 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-109

Table 53: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flower Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-110

Table 54: World Historic Review for Flower Seeds by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-111

Table 55: World 15-Year Perspective for Flower Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-112

Table 56: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Lawn/Grass Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-113

Table 57: World Historic Review for Lawn/Grass Seeds by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-114

Table 58: World 15-Year Perspective for Lawn/Grass Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-115

Table 59: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Fruit Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-116

Table 60: World Historic Review for Fruit Seeds by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-117

Table 61: World 15-Year Perspective for Fruit Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-118

Table 62: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Miscellaneous Seeds by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-119

Table 63: World Historic Review for Miscellaneous Seeds by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-120

Table 64: World 15-Year Perspective for Miscellaneous Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2010
& 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-121

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Market Overview III-1
Seeds Demand to Grow Steadily III-1
Grain Seeds to Continue Domination, Vegetable Seeds to
Exhibit Fastest Growth III-1
Flower Seeds Witnessing Strong Growth III-2
Biotech Seeds III-2
Table 65: US Biotech Seeds Market by Leading Players
(2011): Market Share Breakdown of Value Sales for
Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta, Bayer, Dow, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2
Genetically Modified Seeds III-3
Soybeans: The Primary Vegetable Oil Source III-3
Cotton Seeds Sales to Decline in 2012 III-3
Growing Demand for Organic Seeds Sprouts New Opportunities III-3
Key Statistics III-3
Maize (Corn) Seeds III-3
Table 66: US Corn Seeds (Conventional and Genetically
Modified) Market by Leading Producers (2011): Market
Share Breakdown for Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta, Dow, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 67: US Maize (Corn) Seeds Imports by Country of
Origin (2008-2011): Imports in US$ Thousands for Canada,
Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, France, Peru, New
Zealand, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 68: US Maize (Corn) Seeds Exports by Country of
Destination (2008-2011): Exports in US$ Thousands for
Japan, Mexico, South Korea, China, Taiwan, Egypt, Canada,
Venezuela, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-5
Oilseeds III-6
Table 69: US Oilseeds Market (2008-2012): Area Harvested
in ‘000 Hectares, Production, Demand, Supply and Trade
Statistics in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-6
Grass Seeds III-7
Table 70: US Rye Grass Seeds Imports by Country of Origin
(2008-2011): Imports in US$ for Canada, China, New
Zealand, Denmark, France, Netherlands, Italy, Germany,
Spain, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 71: US Rye Grass Seeds Exports by Country of
Destination (2008-2011): Exports in US$ Thousands for
Canada, Italy, China, Japan, South Korea, Netherlands,
Spain, Australia, France, Mexico, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 72: US Kentucky Blue Grass Seeds Exports by Country
of Destination (2008-2011): Exports in US$ Thousands for
China, Canada, Netherlands, South Korea, Germany, Italy,
France, Denmark, Japan, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-9
Potato Seeds III-10
Table 73: US Potato Seeds Imports by Country of Origin
(2011): Imports in US$ for Canada, Germany, Mexico, and
Peru III-10

Table 74: US Potato Seeds Exports by Country of
Destination (2008-2011): Export Value in US$ by Select
Country - Mexico, Canada, Uruguay, Honduras, Taiwan,
Belize, Singapore, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-10
Soybean Seeds III-11
Table 75: US Soybean Market (2005-2011): Production,
Consumption, Exports, and Imports in Million Tons
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11
Strategic Corporate Developments III-11
Product Innovations III-15
Key Players III-19
B.Market Analytics III-22
Table 76: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 77: The US Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 78: The US 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

2. CANADA III-25
A.Market Analysis III-25
Oilseeds Market III-25
Table 79: Canadian Oilseeds Production and Area Harvested
by Crop Type (2010-2013E): Area Harvested and Production
Values for Canola Seed, Soybean Seed, Flaxseed, and
Sunflower Seed (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 80: Canadian Oilseeds Imports by Crop Type
(2010-2013E): Import Value in ‘000 Metric Tonnes for Canola
Seed, Soybean Seed, Flaxseed, and Sunflower Seed (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 81: Canadian Oilseeds Exports by Crop Type
(2010-2013E): Export Value in ‘000 Metric Tonnes for Canola
Seed, Soybean Seed, Flaxseed, and Sunflower Seed (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26
Canola Production to Witness Significant Growth III-27
Rapeseed Production to Grow III-27
Canary Seeds Market III-27
Maize (Corn) Seeds Market III-28
Table 82: Canadian Maize (Corn) Seeds Imports by Country
of Origin (2008-2011): Import Value in US$ ‘000 for United
States, Chile, Canada (Re-imports), France, Argentina,
China, Macedonia, Peru, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 83: Canadian Maize (Corn) Seeds Exports by Country
of Destination (2010 & 2011): Export Values in US$ 000
for US, Spain, Portugal, Syria, Egypt, Tunisia, Iceland,
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29
Potato Seeds Market III-29
Table 84: Canadian Potato Seeds Imports: 2008-2011
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 85: Canadian Potato Seeds Exports by Country of
Destination (2008-2011): Export Value in US$ ‘000 for the
US, Venezuela, Mexico, Thailand, Uruguay, Dominican
Republic, Cuba, Brazil, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30
Mustard Seeds Market III-31
Domestic Consumption III-31
Exports III-31
Outlook III-31
Strategic corporate developments III-31
Product introductions III-33
The Pickseed Companies Group - A Key Player III-34
B.Market Analytics III-35
Table 86: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 87: Canadian Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 88: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

3. JAPAN III-38
A.Market Analysis III-38
Current & Future Analysis III-38
Japanese Seed Companies Seek Opportunities in the Overseas
Markets III-38
Japanese Soybean Production Remains Stable III-38
Table 89: Japanese Soybean Seeds Market (2008-2010): Area
under Plantation, Production, and Yield (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39
Japan Banks on Imports of Oilseeds III-39
Sakata Seed Corp. - A Key Player III-39
B.Market Analytics III-40
Table 90: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 91: Japanese Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 92: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

4. EUROPE III-43
A.Market Analysis III-43
Current & Future Analysis III-43
EU Seed Production: Facts at a Glance III-43
Uncertainty Prevails Over GM Crops in EU III-44
GM Crop Status in Europe III-44
Table 93: Cultivation of Genetically Modified Corn in
Select European Member States for the Years 2009-2011 (in
Hectares) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45
GM Products in Europe: At A Glance III-45
Oilseeds Market III-46
Demand for Biofuels Drive Recovery in the Oilseed
Consumption III-46
Production of Soybean to Increase III-47
Table 94: European Union Oilseeds Production by Crop
Seed (2009-2012E): Production Volume in ‘000 Metric Tons
by Crop Type - Rapeseed, Sunflower Seed, Soybean Seed,
and Cottonseed (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 95: European Union Rapeseed Production by Country
(2009-2011): Production Volume in Million Metric Tons by
Select Country - Germany, France, UK, Poland, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 96: European Union Rapeseed Market in the European
Union (2009-2012E): Area Harvested (In Million Hectares)

and Production and Trade Statistics in Million Metric
Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 97: European Union Sunflower Seeds Production by
Select Country (2009-2011): Production Value in Million
Metric Tons for Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, France, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 98: Leading Exporters of Seeds to the EU
(2009-2010): Exports in US$ 000 for Grains, Grasses,
Vegetables, Flowers & Trees, Oilseeds, Forage, and Other
Seeds by Select Country - US, Chile, China, New Zealand,
Turkey, Canada, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-49
B.Market Analytics III-50
Table 99: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 100: European Historic Review for Seeds by Geographic
Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest
of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 101: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 102: European Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/ Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 103: European 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of
Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 104: European 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

4a. FRANCE III-56
A.Market Analysis III-56
Current & Future Analysis III-56
Key Players III-56
B.Market Analytics III-57
Table 105: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 106: French Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 107: French 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

4b. GERMANY III-60
A.Market Analysis III-60
Current & Future Analysis III-60
Strategic Corporate Developments III-60
Key Players III-61
B.Market Analytics III-63
Table 108: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 109: German Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 110: German 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

4c. ITALY III-66
A.Market Analysis III-66
Current & Future Analysis III-66
B.Market Analytics III-67
Table 111: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

Table 112: Italian Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 113: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-70
A.Market Analysis III-70
Current & Future Analysis III-70
Vegetable Seeds Take Lead As Grow-Your-Own Trend Increases III-70
B.Market Analytics III-71
Table 114: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 115: The UK Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 116: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

4e. SPAIN III-74
A.Market Analysis III-74
Current & Future Analysis III-74
B.Market Analytics III-75
Table 117: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable
Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and
Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 118: Spanish Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 119: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

4f. RUSSIA III-78
A.Market Analysis III-78
Current & Future Analysis III-78
Oilseeds Production in Russia III-78
Soybean Production and Trade III-78
Key Statistics III-79
Oilseeds Market III-79
Table 120: Russian Oilseeds Market by Select Crop
(2009-2011): Area under Cultivation, Harvested Area (In
‘000 Hectares) and Production (In ‘000 Metric Tons) -
Sunflower Seed, Soybean Seed, and Rapeseed (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 121: Russian Oilseeds Market by Select Crop
(2011-2012E): Domestic Consumption, Imports, and Exports
(In ‘000 Metric Tons) Sunflower Seed, Soybean Seed, and
Rapeseed III-79
B.Market Analytics III-80
Table 122: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Seeds by Product Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds,
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower
Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous
Seeds Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

Table 123: Russian Historic Review for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 124: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by Product
Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds
(Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-83
A.Market Analysis III-83
Current & Future Analysis III-83
Focus on Select Markets III-83
Turkey III-83
Burgeoning Demand for Oilseeds III-83
At a Trading Crossroad! III-83
Growing Livestock Industry Pushes Seeds Demand III-83
Oilseeds Market III-84
Table 125: Turkish Sunflower Seeds Market (2011): Area
Planted and Area Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)

Production, Domestic Consumption, Imports, and Exports
(in ‘000 Metric Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-84

Table 126: Turkish Soybean Seeds Market (2010-2011): Area
Planted and Area Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)

Production, Domestic Consumption, Imports and Exports
(In ‘000 Metric Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 127: Turkish Cottonseeds Market (2009-2011): Area
Planted and Area Harvested in ‘000 Hectares
Production,
Domestic Consumption, Imports and Exports (In ‘000
Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86
Strategic Corporate Developments III-86
Lantmännen SW Seed AB (Sweden) - A Key Player III-88
B.Market Analytics III-89
Table 128: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Seeds by Product Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds,
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds
and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

Table 129: Rest of European Historic Review for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds,
Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass
Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-90

Table 130: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/ Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004,
2010 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-92
A.Market Analysis III-92
Current & Future Analysis III-92
Focus on Select Markets III-92
Australia III-92
Canola and Cottonseed Dominates the Oilseed Market III-92
High Demand for Grass Seed III-92
Oilseeds Market III-93
Shifting Preferences to Drive Australia's Edible Oil Market III-93
Table 131: Australian Oilseeds Production by Crop Type
(2008-2011): Production Volume in ‘000 Tons for Canola
Seed, Cottonseed, Sunflower Seed, Soybean Seed, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94
China III-94
Chinese Seed Industry- An Overview III-94
Revenue Growth Continues in the Chinese Seed Market III-95
China Deliberating the Opening Up of its Seeds Industry III-95
Government Promotes Drought Resistant Wheat Seeds III-95
Grass Seed Market: Limited to Local Varieties III-96
Oilseeds Market III-96
Oilseed Demand to Witness Rapid Growth III-96
China's Growing Liking for US Soybeans III-96
Government's Grain Policy Hinders Growth of Oilseed
Planted Area III-96
Biodiesel Development from Rapeseed Feedstock III-97
The Largest Oilseeds Importer III-97
Chinese Soybean Imports to Grow Significantly III-97
Government Policies on Trade III-97
Rapeseed Production III-98
Corn Production III-98
Key Statistics III-98
Table 132: Chinese Leading Oilseed Crushers based on
Crushing Capacity (2011): Market Share Breakdown for
Wilmar, China Agri, Chinatex, Noble, Cargill, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 133: Chinese Soybean Seeds Market (2009-2011):
Area Planted and Area Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)

Production, Domestic Consumption, Imports, and Exports
(In ‘000 Metric Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 134: Chinese Soybean Imports by Country of Origin
(2011): Imports in 000 Metric Tons for the US, Brazil,
Argentina, Uruguay, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 135: Chinese Sunflower Seeds Market (2009-2011):
Area Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)
Production, Domestic
Consumption, Imports, and Exports (In ‘000 Metric Tons)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 136: Chinese Rapeseed Market (2009-2011): Area
Planted and Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)
Production,
Domestic Consumption, Imports and Exports (In ‘000 Metric
Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 137: Chinese Peanut Seeds Market (2009-2011): Area
Planted and Harvested (In ‘000 Hectares)
Production,
Domestic Consumption, Imports, and Exports (In ‘000
Metric Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 138: Chinese Long Grain Rice Exports by Country of
Destination: Export Volume in Metric Tons for Vietnam,
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Philippines, and
Others (2009-2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 139: Chinese Rice (Other than Long Grain) Exports
by Country of Destination: Export Volume in Metric Tons
for Indonesia, Bangladesh, Philippines, Pakistan, and
Others (2009-2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 140: Chinese Fruit/Melon Seeds Exports by Country
of Destination (2009-2011): Export Volume in Metric Tons
for South Korea, Japan, Netherlands, USA, France,
Pakistan, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 141: Chinese Vegetable Seeds Exports in Metric Tons
by Select Country - The Netherlands, United States, South
Korea, Japan, Vietnam, Taiwan, Italy, France, and Others
(2009-2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 142: Chinese Planting Seeds Imports by Select Crop
Type (2009-2011): Imports in US$ 000 for Vegetable Plant
Seed, Sunflower Seed, Herbaceous Plant Seed, and Corn
Seed (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 143: Chinese Planting Seeds Imports by Select Crop
Type (2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for Vegetable
Plant Seeds, Sunflower Seeds, Herbaceous Plant Seeds,
Corn Seeds, and Cottonseed (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 144: Chinese Clover Imports by Select Country of
Origin (2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for the
United States, Denmark, Australia, Argentina, Canada, and
New Zealand (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 145: Chinese Fescue Seeds Imports by Select Country
of Origin (2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for the
US, Canada, Denmark, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 146: Chinese Kentucky Seeds Imports by Select
Country of Origin (2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for
the US, Denmark, and Canada (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 147: Chinese Rye Grass Seeds Imports by Country of
Origin (2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for the US,
Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105
India III-106
One of the Largest Seeds Market Worldwide III-106
Seeds Market to Scale to 40 Million Tonnes by 2025 III-106
Indian Seed Industry in a State of Surplus, Farmers
Continue to Face Issues III-107
Hybrid Seeds Market Unfazed by Moratorium on Sales of Bt
Brinjal III-107
Indian Seed Producers Target African and SAARC Countries III-107
Hybrid Seeds, Ongoing Trials and the Indian Advantage III-108
Edible Oil Imports III-108
Massive Demand Causes Shortfall of Bt Cotton Seeds III-108
Monsanto's Traits Rule the Indian Bt Cotton Seeds Market III-109
Advantages of Seed Production Attract Foreign Countries III-109
Structure of the Indian Seed Industry III-109
Trends & Issues III-109
Resistance to New Basmati Varieties III-109
Seed Industry Needs to Shape Up III-110
Table 148: Indian Bt-Cotton Hybrid Seeds Market by
Leading Companies (2011): Percentage Market Share
Breakdown of Volume Sales for Nuziveedu Seeds, Rasi
Seeds, Mahyco, Vibha Seeds, and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110

Table 149: Indian Hybrid Corn Seed Market by Leading
Companies (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of
Revenues for DuPont/Pioneer Hi-Bred, Monsanto, Syngenta,
Bioseed and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110
Oilseeds Market III-111
The Rising Consumption of Oilseed III-111
New Policy Measures for the Oilseed Market III-111
Governments Ease Restrictions to Boost Oilseed Exports III-111
Table 150: Indian Oilseeds Supply and Demand
(2007-2010): Production, Domestic Consumption, Imports,
and Exports in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-112

Table 151: Indian Kharif Oilseeds Production by Select
Crop (2009-2010): Production in Lakh Tons for Soybean,
Toria, Groundnut, Sunflower, Castor Seed, Sesame, and
Niger Seed (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-113
Castor Seeds Market III-113
Table 152: Indian Castor Seeds Production and Yield:
2010-2012 III-113

Table 153: Indian Castor Seeds Production: 2008-2011
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-114

Table 154: Indian Castor Seeds Exports: 2007-2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-114
Planting Seeds Market III-115
Table 155: Indian Planting Seeds Imports by Type
(2007-2009): Imports in US$ 000 for Clover, Cabbage,
Cauliflower, Herbaceous plants, Tomato, Radish, Fruits,
Sugar beet, Pea, Onion, and Other Seeds (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-115

Table 156: Indian Planting Seeds Imports by Type
(2007-2009): Imports in Metric Tons for Clover, Radish,
Pea, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Fruits, Sugar beet, Herbaceous
plants, Onion, Tomato, and Other seeds) III-116

Table 157: Indian Planting Seeds Exports by Type
(2007-2009): Exports in US$ 000 for Fruit, Tomato,
Onion seeds, Lucerne, Sugar beet, Herbaceous plants,
Cauliflower, Cabbage, Peas, Timothy Grass, Australian
Lupine Seeds, Radish, Clover, and Other Seeds (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-117

Table 158: Indian Planting Seeds Exports by Type
(2007-2009): Exports in Metric Tons for Sugar Beet,
Lucerne, Fruit, Onion seeds, Peas, Timothy Grass,
Herbaceous plants, Australian Lupine Seed, Tomato,
Cabbage, Clover, Radish, Cauliflower, and Other Seeds
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-118
Indonesia III-119
Oilseeds Market III-119
Table 159: Indonesian Soybean Seeds - Production, Supply
and Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2007-2010 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-119

Table 160: Indonesian Palm Kernel Oilseeds - Production,
Supply and Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2007-2010
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-120

Table 161: Indonesian Copra Oilseeds - Production, Supply
and Demand: 2007-2010 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-121

Table 162: Indonesian Peanut Seeds - Production,
Consumption, and Trade Statistics: 2009-2012E (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-122
Korea III-122
Forage Seeds Market III-122
Oilseeds Market III-123
Table 163: Korean Oilseeds Market (2010 & 2011): Area
Harvested (In Hectares) by Crop Type - Soybean, Peanuts,
Sesame, and Perilla (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-123

Table 164: Korean Oilseeds Production by Crop Type (2010
& 2011): Production in Metric Tons for Soybean, Peanuts,
Sesame, and Perilla (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-123

Table 165: Korean Oilseeds Imports by Select Crop Type
(2009-2011): Imports in Metric Tons for Soybean Seed,
Peanut (Unshelled and Shelled) Seed, Copra, Linseed,
Rapeseed, Sunflower seed, Cottonseed, Castor Bean seed,
Sesame seed, Mustard seed, Safflower seed, Perilla seed,
and Others) III-124

Table 166: Korean Oilseeds Imports by Crop Type
(2009-2011): Imports in US$ 000 for Soybean Seed, Peanut
(Unshelled and Shelled) Seed, Copra, Linseed, Rapeseed,
Sunflower seed, Cottonseed, Castor Bean seed, Sesame
seed, Mustard seed, Safflower seed, Perilla seed, and
Others III-124

Table 167: Korean Soybean Seeds Imports by Country of
Origin (2008-2011): Food Grade Soybean Imports in Metric
Tons by Select Country -USA, Brazil, China, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-125
Malaysia III-126
Oilseeds Market III-126
Table 168: Malaysian Palm Kernel Oilseeds -Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-126

Table 169: Malaysian Copra Oilseeds -Production, Supply,
Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-127

Table 170: Malaysian Soybean Seeds - Production, Supply,
Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-128

Table 171: Malaysian Soybean Imports by Country of Origin
(2010 & 2011): Imports in ‘000 Metric Tons for the US,
Argentina, Canada, South Africa, India, China, Paraguay,
Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Uruguay, and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-129
New Zealand III-130
A Net Exporter III-130
Taiwan III-131
Soybean Seeds Market III-131
Table 172: Taiwanese Soybean Seeds Market (2010-2013E):
Total Supply and Domestic Consumption in ‘000 Metric Tons
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-131
Thailand III-131
Seed Manufacturers Insist on Implementation of Plant
Variety Protection Act III-131
Oilseeds Market III-132
Table 173: Thailand Soybean Seeds (2010-2013E) -
Production, Supply, Demand and Trade Statistics in ‘000
Metric Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-132
The Philippines III-133
Oilseeds Market III-133
Table 174: Philippines Soybean Seeds Market (2010-2013E)
- Production, Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-133

Table 175: Philippines Copra Seeds Market - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2009-2012E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-134
Strategic Corporate Developments III-134
Product Launches III-136
B.Market Analytics III-139
Table 176: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Seeds by Product Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds,
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds
and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-139

Table 177: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds,
Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass
Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-140

Table 178: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture
Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-141

6. LATIN AMERICA III-142
A.Market Analysis III-142
Current & Future Analysis III-142
Focus on Select Markets III-142
Argentina III-142
Alfalfa Usage on the Rise III-142
Oilseeds Market III-143
Table 179: Argentine Soybean Seeds - Production, Supply,
Demand, and Trade Statistics in ‘000 Metric Tons:
2010-2013E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-143

Table 180: Argentine Sunflower Seeds - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2008-2010 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-144

Table 181: Argentine Peanut Oilseeds - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-145
Brazil III-145
Increasing Use of Improved Seeds III-146
Government Programs in Seed Production III-146
Regulations Associated with Import of Seeds III-146
Grain Seeds to Take Backseat as Farmers Turn to Soybean III-147
An Overview of Brazilian Soybean Market III-147
Brazilian Soybean Production- A Promising Future III-147
Burgeoning Chinese Imports Make Way for Increasing
Soybean Plantation III-147
Brazil in the Global Landscape of Soybean Trade III-148
Brazil as a Soybean Exporter - Strengths and Weakness III-148
Key Statistics III-148
Table 182: Brazilian Seeds Market by Crop Type (2011):
Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Value for Soybeans,
Wheat, Corn, Irrigated Rice, Dry Beans, and Cotton
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-148
Bolivia III-149
Oilseeds Market III-149
Table 183: Bolivian Soybean Seeds - Production, Supply,
Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-149

Table 184: Bolivian Soybean Exports by Country of
Destination (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Exports for Peru, Venezuela, and Colombia (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-149
Chile III-150
Seeds Market III-150
Segmentation of the Domestic Seed Market III-150
Seed Exports III-150
Vegetable Seeds III-150
Corn Seeds III-150
Mexico III-151
Oilseeds Market III-151
Soybean Production III-151
Rapeseed Production Witnesses Decline III-151
Table 185: Mexican Rapeseed Consumption (2009-2012E):
Consumption in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-151

Table 186: Mexican Rapeseed Imports (2009-2012E):
Imports in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-152
Sunflower Seed Production to Increase III-152
Table 187: Mexican Sunflower Seeds Consumption
(2009-2012E): Consumption in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-152

Table 188: Mexican Sunflower Seeds Imports (2009-2012E):
Imports in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-153
Paraguay III-153
Table 189: Paraguay Soybean Seeds Market - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-153
Venezuela III-154
Leading Seed Suppliers III-154
Strategic Corporate Developments III-154
B.Market Analytics III-155
Table 190: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Seeds by Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds,
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds
and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-155

Table 191: Latin American Historic Review for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds,
Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass
Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-156

Table 192: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture
Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds and
Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004, 2010 & 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-157

7. REST OF WORLD III-158
A.Market Analysis III-158
Current & Future Analysis III-158
The Middle East III-158
Egypt III-158
Oilseeds Production to Grow III-158
Table 193: Egypt Soybean Seeds Market - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2009-2012E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-159

Table 194: Egypt Cotton Seeds Market - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2009-2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-160
Israel III-161
Oilseeds Market III-161
Table 195: Israel Soybean Seeds Imports (2009 & 2010):
Imports in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-161

Table 196: Israel Soybean Seeds Consumption (2008-2010):
Consumption in ‘000 Metric Tons (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-161
Africa III-161
South Africa III-161
Growing Preference for Soybean Cultivation III-161
Groundnut Production and Exports III-162
Table 197: South African Seeds Market (2010): Demand in
Tons and Percentage Share Breakdown for Select Crop
Types - Maize Seeds, Groundnut Seeds, Beans Seeds,
Soybean Seeds, Sorghum Seeds, and Sunflower Seeds
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-162
Oilseeds Market III-163
Table 198: South African Oilseeds Market - Production,
Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics: 2010-2013E
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-163

Table 199: South African Sunflower Seeds Market -
Production, Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics:
2010-2013E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-164

Table 200: South African Soybean Seeds Market -
Production, Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics:
2010-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-165

Table 201: South African Peanut Seeds Market -
Production, Supply, Demand, and Trade Statistics:
2009-2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-166

Table 202: South African Leading Peanut Seeds Exports by
Leading Country of Destination (2011): Percentage Share
Breakdown for China, Malawi, Argentina, and Japan
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-166
Zimbabwe III-167
Seeds Market III-167
Table 203: Zimbabwe Oilseeds Area Planted by Crop Type
(2010-2013): Area Planted in ‘000 Hectares for
Cottonseed, Peanut Seed, and Soybean Seed (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-167

Table 204: Zimbabwe Oilseeds Production by Crop Type
(2010-2013): Production in ‘000 Metric Tons for
Cottonseed, Peanut Seed, and Soybean Seed (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-167
Strategic Corporate Developments III-168
Product Innovations III-169
B.Market Analytics III-170
Table 205: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Seeds by Product Group/ Segment - Grain Seeds,
Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds
and Lawn/Grass Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-170

Table 206: Rest of World Historic Review for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds,
Oilseeds, Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/ Grass
Seeds), Fruit Seeds, and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-171

Table 207: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Seeds by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Grain Seeds, Vegetable Seeds, Oilseeds,
Horticulture Seeds (Flower Seeds and Lawn/Grass Seeds),
Fruit Seeds and Miscellaneous Seeds Markets for Years 2004,
2010 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-172

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 162 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - (205)

The United States (50)
Canada (6)
Japan (2)
Europe (89)
- France (9)
- Germany (13)
- The United Kingdom (21)
- Italy (13)
- Spain (3)
- Rest of Europe (30)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (52)
Latin America (3)
Africa (3)

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