GCC Fertilizer Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)

Fertilizer Market report analysis the GCC countries market by type (Nitrogenous, Phosphate, Potassium), by country (Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman and among others).

Market Snapshot

GCC Fertilizer Market
Study Period: 2016 - 2026
Base Year: 2020
CAGR: 8.9 %

Need a report that reflects how COVID-19 has impacted this market and its growth?

Market Overview

GCC Fertilizer Market is expected to register a CAGR of 8.9% for the forecast period(2020-2025). Increasing demand for food grains and growing awareness among the farming communities about the use of fertilizers to increase productivity is driving the fertilizer market. Increasing demand for fertilizer from other countries is driving production in the countries. Saudi Arabia contributed 49% to the total fertilizer production of the GCC countries in 2019.

Scope of the report

The GCC countries' fertilizer market is segmented based on type into nitrogenous fertilizer, phosphatic, potassic and others. By geography into Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, UAE and others. The reports also include a comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and other key information. Insights on the major countries/regions where this industry is growing, and identify the regions that are still untapped are also been explored.

By Product type
Nitrogenous Fertilizer
By Geography
Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates
Rest of GCC

Report scope can be customized per your requirements. Click here.

Key Market Trends

Increasing Demand For Food Grains

Some major factors favoring the growth of the fertilizer market are the increasing demand for food grains and growing awareness among the farming communities about the use of fertilizers to boost productivity. High population density leading to food scarcity is further driving the growth of this market. High fertilizer demand from India and Brazil is also stimulating the fertilizer industry growth in the GCC region.

GCC Fertilizer Market

Growing Export Opportunity

A majority of the fertilizers produced in the region are exported to other countries, with around 24 MT of fertilizers exported in 2016. Some of the major countries importing fertilizers from the GCC countries are India, the United States, Brazil, and Thailand, accounting for 70% of the total fertilizer exports of GCC. Fertilizers exports from the Arabian Gulf reached 20.4m tonnes in 2017. High fertilizer demand from India, Brazil and the US is also stimulating the fertilizers industry growth in the GCC region. Asia accounted for 55% of total exports in 2017, followed by South America (21%), North America (15%), and Africa (7%).

GCC Fertilizer Market

Competitive Landscape

Some of the leading key players in the fertilizer market are Qatar Fertilizer Company, Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Company, Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company, Fertil and Emirates Bio Fertilizer Factory. In Feb 2017, the Japanese company JGC Gulf International had signed an agreement with Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company, to produce urea-formaldehyde worth USD 8.8 million.

Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions & Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Market Drivers

    3. 4.3 Market Restraints

    4. 4.4 Porters Five Force's Analysis

      1. 4.4.1 Threat of New Entrants

      2. 4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      4. 4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry


    1. 5.1 By Product type

      1. 5.1.1 Nitrogenous Fertilizer

      2. 5.1.2 Phosphaticts

      3. 5.1.3 Potassic

      4. 5.1.4 Others

    2. 5.2 By Geography

      1. 5.2.1 Saudi Arabia

      2. 5.2.2 Qatar

      3. 5.2.3 Oman

      4. 5.2.4 United Arab Emirates

      5. 5.2.5 Rest of GCC


    1. 6.1 Most Adopted Strategies

    2. 6.2 Market Share Analysis

    3. 6.3 Company Profiles

      1. 6.3.1 Qatar Fertilizer Company

      2. 6.3.2 Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Company

      3. 6.3.3 Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company

      4. 6.3.4 Emirates Bio Fertilizer Factory

      5. 6.3.5 Abu Dhabi Fertilizer Industries Co. W.L.L

      6. 6.3.6 RNZ International FZCO

      7. 6.3.7 Abu Dhabi Fertilizer Industries Co. W.L.L

      8. 6.3.8 SABIC

      9. 6.3.9 RNZ International FZCO


**Subject to Availability

You can also purchase parts of this report. Do you want to check out a section wise price list?

Frequently Asked Questions

The GCC Fertilizer Market market is studied from 2016 - 2026.

The GCC Fertilizer Market is growing at a CAGR of 8.9% over the next 5 years.

Qatar Fertilizer Company, Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Company, Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company, Emirates Bio Fertilizer Factory, Fertil are the major companies operating in GCC Fertilizer Market.

80% of our clients seek made-to-order reports. How do you want us to tailor yours?

Please enter a valid email id!

Please enter a valid message!