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Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market (2021-2026) by Fertilizer Production Process, Product Type, Application and Geography - Competitive Analysis, Impact of COVID-19, Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5359444
  • Report
  • March 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 180 pages
  • Infogence Global Research
until Aug 31st 2021
Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market is estimated to be worth USD 3.15 Billion in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 3.67 Billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 3.1%


  • Albemarle Corporation
  • Clariant AG
  • Haldor Topsoe A/S
  • Kavala Fertilizers Ltd
  • PQ Corporation
  • QuantumSphere Inc.
The Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market is estimated to be worth USD 3.15 Billion in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 3.67 Billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 3.1%.

Market Dynamics

Catalyst fertilizers have proven to improve process efficacy and productivity at a comparatively low cost. In addition, increasing demand for ammonia production and reducing CO2 footprint catalyst are the major driving factors of the market. Rising urbanization and industrialization coupled with the increasing demand for agriculture output worldwide has resulted in the steady growth of the catalyst fertilizer market. Furthermore, the rising population leading to a rise in demand for food and increasing disposable income is expected to propel the market growth. However, alternative fertilizers such as organic fertilizers are expected to hinder the growth of the market.

Government initiatives in the expansion of agriculture thereby, increasing fertilizer investment, are projected to drive the market growth. Moreover, growing innovations by manufacturers to expand product portfolio and improve product efficacy are anticipated to create new opportunities in the future.

Market Segmentation

The Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market is segmented based on Fertilizer Production Process, Product Type, Application, and Geography.
  • By Fertilizer Production Process, the market is classified as Haber-Bosch process, contact process, nitric acid production, potassium fertilizer production, urea production process. Amongst all, the Haber- bosch process segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
  • By Product Type, the market is classified as the metal base, precious metals base. Amongst all, the Metal Base segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
  • By Application, the market is classified as nitrogenous fertilizers, phosphatic fertilizers, others. Amongst all, the nitrogenous fertilizers segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
  • By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

  1. John Matthey and Thyssenkrupp renewed their partnership around the ammonia process and catalyst supply. - 22nd December 2020
  2. Haldor Topsoe and Proton Ventures B.V. announced a successful start-up of the first TertiNOx™ catalyst reference to reduce harmful N2O and NOx at Kavala Fertilizers. - 14th January 2021

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report Albemarle Corporation, BASF SE, Casale SA, Clariant AG, Haldor Topsoe A/S, Johnson Matthey plc, LKAB Minerals AB, LyondellBasell Industries N.V., QuantumSphere Inc., TANAKA HOLDINGS Co., Ltd, thyssenkrupp AG, etc

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes the Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.

The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel within the industry.

The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter’s 5 force model and the Ansoff Matrix. The impact of COVID-19 on the market is also featured in the report.

The report also includes the regulatory scenario of the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules & regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.

The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's proprietary competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights

  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
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  • Albemarle Corporation
  • Clariant AG
  • Haldor Topsoe A/S
  • Kavala Fertilizers Ltd
  • PQ Corporation
  • QuantumSphere Inc.
1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Shareholders

2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Proprietary Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study

3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook

4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 The Decline in Arable Land, Increasing Fertilizer Consumption
4.1.2 Government Initiative to Adopt Renewable Technologies
4.1.3 Increasing Demand for Electricity in Remote Areas
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Competitive Market for Manufactures
4.2.2 Stringent Government Regulations
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Merger and Agreements of Companies for Ease of Manufacturing and Innovation
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Price Fluctuations in Raw Material
4.4.2 Less Awareness and Low Farming Income in Developing Countries
4.5 Trends

5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis

6 Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market, By Fertilizer Production Process
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Haber-Bosch Process
6.3 Contact Process
6.4 Nitric Acid Production
6.5 Potassium Fertilizer Production
6.6 Urea Production Process

7 Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market, By Product Type
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Metal Base
7.2.1 Iron
7.2.2 Nickel
7.2.3 Vanadium
7.2.4 Other base metals (Zinc, Copper, Cobalt, and Chromium)
7.3 Precious Metals Base
7.3.1 Iron Platinum
7.3.2 Rhodium
7.3.3 Other precious metals (Palladium and Ruthenium)

8 Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market, By Application
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Nitrogenous Fertilizers
8.3 Phosphatic Fertilizers
8.4 Others

9 Global Catalyst Fertilizers Market, By Geography
9.1 Introduction
9.2 North America
9.2.1 US
9.2.2 Canada
9.2.3 Mexico
9.3 South America
9.3.1 Brazil
9.3.2 Argentina
9.3.3 Chile
9.3.4 Colombia
9.4 Europe
9.4.1 UK
9.4.2 France
9.4.3 Germany
9.4.4 Italy
9.4.5 Spain
9.4.6 Netherlands
9.4.7 Sweden
9.4.8 Russia
9.4.9 Rest of Europe
9.5 Asia-Pacific
9.5.1 China
9.5.2 Japan
9.5.3 India
9.5.4 Indonesia
9.5.5 Malaysia
9.5.6 South Korea
9.5.7 Australia
9.5.8 Sri Lanka
9.5.9 Thailand
9.5.10 Rest of APAC
9.6 Middle-East and Africa
9.6.1 Qatar
9.6.2 Saudi Arabia
9.6.3 South Africa
9.6.4 United Arab Emirates

10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Competitive Quadrant
10.2 Market Share Analysis
10.3 Strategic Initiatives
10.3.1 M&A and Investments
10.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
10.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements

11 Company Profiles
11.1 Albemarle Corporation
11.2 BASF SE
11.3 Casale SA
11.4 Clariant AG
11.5 DuPont de Nemours, Inc.
11.6 Grace GmbH & Co. KG
11.7 Haldor Topsoe A/S
11.8 Honeywell International Inc.
11.9 INEOS Polyolefins
11.10 Johnson Matthey plc
11.11 Kavala Fertilizers LTD
11.12 LKAB Minerals AB
11.13 LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
11.14 N.E.Chemcat
11.15 PQ Corporation
11.16 Quality Magnetite
11.17 Quality Magnetite LLC
11.18 QuantumSphere Inc.
11.20 Thyssenkrupp AG

12 Appendix
12.1 Questionnaire
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  • Albemarle Corporation
  • Casale SA
  • Clariant AG
  • DuPont de Nemour. Inc.
  • Grace GmbH & Co. KG
  • Haldor Topsoe A/S
  • Honeywell International Inc.
  • INEOS Polyolefins
  • Johnson Matthey plc
  • Kavala Fertilizers Ltd
  • LKAB Minerals AB
  • LyondellBasell Industries N.V.
  • N.E.Chemcat
  • PQ Corporation
  • Quality Magnetite
  • Quality Magnetite LLC
  • QuantumSphere Inc.
  • Thyssenkrupp AG
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