United States Agrochemicals Market Insights
Agrochemicals widely involve fertilizers, pesticides, hormones and plant growth regulators (PGR) enabling plant and soil protection, improved yield, maintenance and improved growth process of plants. The agrochemicals market in the United States is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% during 2017-2022.
United States Agrochemicals Market Dynamics
Being one of the most commercialized and industrialized agrochemicals markets globally, the US’s market growth depends on the need for the land productivity of agriculture fields while keeping intact the soil health. For that, development of noble and safe products would be essential. Corn growers both for food consumption purpose and biofuel production consume the majority of agrochemical products in the US.
United States Agrochemicals Market Segmentation
The US represents the largest agrochemicals market in North America followed by Canada and Mexico. In terms of end-use area, crop-based applications of various agrochemicals in the region would be dominant with regard to volume consumed and value demanded, as well as with regard to recording a faster growth compared to non-crop-based applications. Cereals and grains like maize, wheat and oil seed crops consume the majority of inputs here.
Key Players in the United States Agrochemicals Market
Bayer AG is the largest agrochemical producer in the world. Some of the big names include Yara International ASA, BASF, Bayer Crop Science, MakhteshimAgan Industries Ltd, Dow Agro Sciences, Monsanto, Syngenta, Agrium,CF Industries Holdings, Potash Corporation etc. Players here try to be ahead of the competition through effective pricing and product portfolio expansion.
1.1 Research Methodology
1.2 Definition of the Market
2. KEY FINDINGS OF THE STUDY
3. MARKET OVERVIEW
4. MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1.1 Food safety and security issue
4.1.2 Need for increased land productivity
4.1.3 Soil health improvement
4.2.1 Environmental and regulatory constraints
4.2.2 Popularity of natural and eco-friendly alternatives
4.2.3 Conflict on the use of GM crops
4.3.1 Development of safe products
4.3.2 Integrated farming practices
4.4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants
4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
4.4.5 Degree of Competition
5. MARKET SEGMENTATION
5.1 By Type
5.1.1 Fertilizers Market
5.1.2 Pesticides Market
5.1.3 Adjuvants Market
5.1.4 Plant Growth Regulators Market
5.2 By Application
22.214.171.124 Grains & Cereals
126.96.36.199 Fruits & Vegetables
5.2.2 Non-Crop based
188.8.131.52 Turf & Ornamental Grass
6. Competitive Landscape
6.1 Mergers & Acquisitions
6.2 Joint Ventures
6.3 New Product Launches
6.4 Most active companies in the past five years
6.5 Market Share Analysis
7. Company Profiles
7.1 Bayer Crop Science
7.4 CF Industries Holdings
7.5 Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan
7.6 The Mosaic Company
7.7 Yara International
7.8 Bunge (BG)
7.9 Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM)
7.11 Terra Nitrogen Company
7.12 Converted Organics
7.13 Monsanto Company
7.14 IsAgro Spa
7.15 Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan
7.16 Intrepid Potash
7.17 E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company
7.18 Makhteshim Agan Industries Ltd.
7.19 Nufarm Ltd.
7.20 Sumitomo Chemical
7.21 Dow Agrosciences Llc.
7.22 Israel Chemicals Ltd.
7.23 Syngenta AG.
7.24 K+S AG
7.26 Chemtura AgroSolutions
7.27 FMC Corporation (United States)