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United States crop protection chemicals market- Growth, Trends, Forecast for the period 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4385307
  • Report
  • Region: United States
  • 77 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The worldwide consumption of pesticides is more than two million tons per year and North America account for 25% of the global share. Pesticides constitute the largest category within the market for crop protection chemicals, with Biopesticides accounting for a comparatively minute share. Volume consumption of pesticides in the United States is forecast to register a CAGR of 5.3% between 2015 and 2020, while value demand is likely to post a CAGR of 6.3% over the same period.

The major drivers in the market include growing consumer concern for food safety and increasing awareness on pesticide residue on the food they eat. Growing consumer preference for organic products and increased awareness on the ill effects of synthetic pesticides on human health is driving the Biopesticides market. While the shrinking farm lands in the North American region while pose a threat to the pesticide demand, the advantage of improved crop yield will drive the market.

Overall demand and consumption of pesticides in the US has recorded declines from the past due to various factors, such as causing harm to human, animal and environmental health. Some of the restrains the region faces is: increasing cases of violation of residue limits, and conflicts on the use of GM crops. In US, Pesticides must be registered by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) before they can be sold. EPA can register only pesticides that will have no unreasonable adverse effects on the environment or human health. Yet, there have been several incidences reported of pesticide exposure. Harm also occurs because pesticides are reviewed only every fifteen years, leaving long lag times between science and regulations.

The Pesticide market is segmented as Synthetic Pesticides and Biopesticides. The pesticide types include Herbicide, Fungicide, Insecticide and other products. Though a larger share is cornered by Synthetic Pesticides in terms of volume consumed, growth for Biopesticides is expected to be faster with a 2015-2020 volume compounded annual rate of 14.4%.. Herbicides are the largest market in synthetic and Biopesticides and are used to treat even tough broadleaf weeds. Based on Application, pesticides find use in Crop likes cereals, oil seeds, fruits and vegetables and Non crop based use in turf and ornamental grass, largely used in sport fields and domestic purposes. Crop-based applications form the largest end-user of pesticides in the United States, as also the faster growing. The players covered in this report include ADAMA, AMVAC, BASF, Bayer crop science, Dow Agro science, Marrone bio Innovations, FMC corporation among others

This Report Offers:

Market Definition for the specified topic along with identification of key drivers and restraints for the market. Market analysis for the US Crop protection chemicals (Pesticides) market, with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale. Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising opportunities and global consumer trends. Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their share of markets. Identification and analysis of the Macro and Micro factors that affect the US Crop protection chemicals (Pesticides) market on both global and regional scale. A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.

Why Buy This Report?

For getting a comprehensive overview of the US Crop protection chemicals (Pesticides) market. To gain wide ranging information about the major players in this industry and the strategies adopted by them. To gain an insight about the major countries/regions in which this industry is blooming and also identify the regions which are untapped.
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1.1 Definition of the Market
1.2 Research Methodology
1.3 Report Description
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Product Overview
3.3 Patented & Generic Pesticides
3.4 Regulatory Environment
3.5 Trade regulations and policies
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Drivers
4.2.1 Equal Priority for food safety and environmental protection
4.2.2 Biopesticides gaining market share
4.2.3 NAFTA reducing the trade barriers
4.2.4 Adoption of new farming practices
4.3 Constraints
4.3.1 Major regions facing pesticides ban
4.3.2 Research and Development costs Burgeoning
4.3.3 Violation of Residue Limits
4.3.4 Shrinking farm land
4.3.5 Conflict on the use of GM Crops
4.4 Opportunities
4.4.1 Organizations promoting Biopesticides
4.4.2 Sustainable and Integrated pest management techniques
4.5 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.5.3 Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
4.5.5 Degree of Competition

5.1 By product group/segment
5.1.1 Synthetic pesticides Synthetic Herbicides Synthetic Insecticides Synthetic Fungicides Synthetic Others
5.1.2 Biopesticides BioHerbicides BioInsecticides BioFungicides Others
5.2 By Application
5.2.1 Crop based Grains & Cereals Oil seeds Fruits & Vegetables
5.2.2 Non Crop based Turf & Ornamental Grass Others
5.3 By Geography
5.3.1 North America U.S.
5.4 Competitive Landscape
5.4.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
5.4.2 Market Share Analysis
5.4.3 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
5.4.4 Most active companies in the past five years
5.5 Company Profiles
5.5.1 Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd (Formerly Makhteshim Agan Industries Ltd) (Israel)
5.5.2 American Vanguard Corporation (United States)
5.5.3 BASF
5.5.4 Bayer CropScience AG
5.5.5 Chemtura AgroSolutions
5.5.6 Dow AgroSciences LLC
5.5.7 DuPont
5.5.8 FMC Corporation
5.5.9 IsAgro Spa
5.5.10 Marrone Bio Innovations Inc
5.5.11 FMC Corporation (United States)
5.5.12 Monsanto Company (United States)
5.5.13 Natural Industries -Novozymes (United States)
5.6 Patents Scenario
6. Appendix
6.1 Abbrevations
6.2 Sources
6.3 Bibliography
6.4 Disclaimer
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