Need for Biological Seed Treatment
Environmental concerns regarding the use of chemical seed treatment agents have been gaining ground. Due to this, the market for biological seed treatment agents that are free of these toxic chemicals and provide treatment options on par with or even better than chemical agents have been much in demand over the past few years, a trend that is likely to sustain over the coming years.
Asia Pacific is expected to be the Fastest Growing Market
During the past few years, the region of Asia-Pacific has been witnessing a sustained demand for seed treatments, offering the potential to emerge as the fastest growing global market over the coming half-a-decade. China and India have been the growth engines that are driving the Asia-Pacific market and are estimated to together account for over 73% of the demand in 2013. These regions have been putting greater emphasis on upgrading their agricultural practices, which is expected to be the catalyst that propels demand for seed treatment in Asia-Pacific.
Key Developments in the Market
- 2017: Albaugh, LLC is launching a new biological seed treatment platform called BIOST - that will provide the seed treatment industry and growers with a broad portfolio of biological products that have been selected and tested by Albaugh based on field performance and grower return on investment.
- 2016: Syngenta recently announced the launch of the EPIVIO™ brand family, a range of new biostimulants which address abiotic stresses through seed treatment.
Reasons to Purchase this Report
- To understand the growth, trends, and forecast for 2018 - 2023 in the global biological seed treatment. The information is crucial to understand the market’s functionalities and the changes which are possible to follow.
- Analyzing various perspectives of the market with the help of Porter’s five forces analysis
- Major developments in the market are identified in the study, which helps the clients to understand the nature and scope of this market from a macro perspective.
- The information regarding market overview, especially in terms of maturity provided in the study, is essential toward developing apt growth strategies suitable for the region considered in the study.
- Identify the latest developments, market shares and strategies employed by the major market players.
Companies & Countries of client’s interest can be included in report based on feasibility of report.
1.1 Market Definition
1.2 Key Findings of the Study
2. Research Scope & Methodology
2.1 Study Deliverables
2.2 Study Assumptions
2.3 Research Methodology
2.4 Research Phases
3. Market Dynamics
3.1.1 Increasing Seed Costs
3.1.2 Easy To apply
3.1.3 Increase in Farm Sizes and Crop Rotations Getting Shorter
3.1.4 Greater Use of Multi-Component Products
3.1.5 Demand for eco-friendly products
3.2.1 Imbalance Between Cost and Effectiveness
3.2.2 Limited Dose Capacity, protection and Shelf Life
3.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.3.5 Degree of Competition
3.4 Regulatory Environment
4. Market Segmentation
4.1 By Application
4.2 By Crop
4.3 By geography
4.3.2 North America
4.3.4 South America
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Strategies Adopted by Leading Players
5.2 Most Active Companies in the Past Five Years
5.3 Market Share Analysis
6. Company Profiles
6.1 Adama Agricultural Solutions ltd (formerly Makhteshim Agan Industries ltd) (Israel)
6.2 Advanced Biological Marketing Inc (United States)
6.3 BASF SE (Germany)
6.4 Bayer CropScience AG (Germany)
6.5 Bioworks Inc (United States)
6.6 Brettyoung Limited (Canada)
6.7 Dupont (United States)
6.8 Germains Seed Technology (United Kingdom)
6.9 Verdesian Life Sciences
6.10 Monsanto Company (United States)
6.11 Novozymes A/S (Denmark)
6.12 Nufarm ltd (Australia)
6.13 Plant Health Care (United Kingdom)
6.14 Precision Laboratories llc (United States)
6.15 Syngenta International AG (Switzerland)
6.16 Valent USA Corporation (United States)
6.17 Wolf Trax Inc (Canada)
7. Future of the Market