The market size was estimated based on the data curated by secondary sources and validated by experts in the industry. A bottom-up approach was used to arrive at the global market size of compound feed. Data was gathered for each livestock and additive type, separately, from primary and secondary sources. The gathered data was quantitatively analyzed. The numbers were then validated by industry experts. The consumption trends of each feed additive and livestock at the country level were also closely followed to arrive at our analyses.
Secondary data sources: