What are the Biocontrol Agents?
Biocontrol agents are the natural organisms like parasitism, predation, and other mechanisms for controlling the plant pests. They play a key role in controlling the plant pests such as nematodes, weeds, mites. These biocontrol agents help in maintaining and balancing the plant species like nematodes weeds, insects, and mites. Biocontrol agents have no side effects as they are eco- friendly in nature.
Due to the lucrative aspects, Biocontrol agents are replacing the pesticides and other chemicals. Factors such as ease of use and its availability are driving the biocontrol agents market. Biocontrol agents are effective throughout the season and are considered economical as compared to other chemicals such as pesticides and insecticides, thus the growth of biocontrol agents will certainly expand in the coming future. Increasing investments by key market players in biological solutions especially in R&D capabilities is creating opportunities for the biocontrol agents market. However, lack of awareness and knowledge among growers regarding biocontrol agents are hindering the growth of the market. This report incorporates an in-depth assessment of biocontrol agents market by active substance, application, environment, crop type, target pest, and geography. The major types of biocontrol agents encompassed in the scope includes various active substances such as microbial.
What are the major applications for Biocontrol Agents?
The various applications include on-field, seed treatment, post-harvest. Among these applications of biocontrol agents, the on-field application is growing at a faster rate. On-field sprays protect the field’s crop, vegetables and food products that are cultivated from various pests and insects that may damage the product. On-field spraying is considered safe to use and thus most of the farmers are using this technique for better production.
Market Research and Market Trends of Biocontrol Agents Ecosystem
Increasing concentration on food contamination owing to a variety of chemicals is fueling the market growth of biocontrol agents
Rising demand of biocontrol agents compared to pesticides owing to their cost effectiveness are boosting the growth and development of the biocontrol agents market. Biocontrol agents are capable of replacing chemical agents that are used by decreasing emissions in the environment and thus resulting in lesser soil and water pollution hence the demand for biocontrol agents is rising day-by-day
Acceptance regarding biological control agents in the agricultural system, increasing use of biocontrol agents for pest control in horticulture and high value crop fields spurs the biocontrol agent market for these products
On-field (Spray) are estimated to dominate the biocontrol agents market with a share of around 58%, thus generating excess revenue of $1.22 billion in 2020. The market is forecast to witness a growth of nearly 10.39% projecting to around $3.71billion by2025 , which is mainly attributed to the growing demand from the applications such as seed treatment, post-harvest and so on
North America region has dominated the biocontrol agents market in 2020 and is estimated to grow with a CAGR of 10% during the forecast period 2020-2025
Vegetables & fruits are the major crop types which are holding a share of 46% of biocontrol agents market in 2020. As per recent analysis, the biocontrol agents market is forecast to surpass $3.71billion by 2025 majorly driven by microbials
Who are the Major Players in Biocontrol Agents market?
The companies referred to in the market research report includes Bayer CropScience AG, BASF SE (Germany), Syngenta AG (Switzerland), Novozymes A/S (Denmark) and Koppert Biological systems (the Netherlands)
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2. Executive Summary
3. Biocontrol Agents Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End User profiling
3.2.3. Patent Analysis
3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis
4. Biocontrol Agents Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition
5. Biocontrol Agents Market – Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors
6. Global BioControl Agents - Market By Active Substance
6.2.4. Entomopathogenic Nematodes
6.3.3. Weed Killers
7. Global BioControl Agents - Market By Application
7.2. Seed Treatment
8. Global BioControl Agents - Market By Environment
8.3. Out Field Crops
9. Global BioControl Agents - Market By Target Pest
10. Global BioControl Agents - Market By Crop Type
10.2. Cereals & Grains
10.3. Vegetables & Fruits
10.4. Pulses & Oils
11. Global BioControl Agents Market Geographic Analysis
11.2. North America
11.3. Latin America
11.4.5. The Netherlands
11.4.6. Rest of Europe
11.5.4. Australia & New Zealand
11.6. Rest of the World
11.6.1. Middle East
12. Market Entropy
12.1. New Product Launches
12.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships
13. Company Profiles
13.1. Bayer CropScience AG
13.2. BASF SE (Germany)
13.3. Syngenta AG (Switzerland)
13.4. Novozymes A/S (Denmark)
13.5. Koppert Biological systems (the Netherlands)
14.1. List of Abbreviations
14.3. Research Methodology
14.4. Expert Insights