Global Seed Treatment Market is Expected to Reach USD 4.45 Billion in 2018: Transparency Market Research

ALBANY, New York, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) "Seed Treatment (Insecticides, Fungicides, Other Chemical and Nonchemical Treatment) Market For Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Canola, Cotton and Others - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2012 - 2018,"  the global seed treatment market was valued at USD 2.43 billion in 2011 and is expected to reach USD 4.45 billion by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 9.2% from 2012 to 2018.

Browse the full report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/seed-treatment-market.html

The global demand of seed treatment has been primarily driven by the growth of the commercial seeds (conventional and bio-seeds) market. Increasing global farming and reduction in arable land has generated the need for high yield productivity, further boosting the market for seed treatment. Increasing input cost of seeds and technological developments in agriculture are also expected to drive the demand for seed treatment. However, environmental concerns regarding the toxicity of chemicals used in insecticides, fungicides and other chemical treatments are expected to inhibit the market growth.

Insecticides dominated the seed treatment market and accounted for 52.5% of the total market revenue in 2011. Insecticides were followed by fungicides which accounted for 34.9% of the total market in 2011. Nonchemical treatment, which is generally done using biological agents, is expected to be the fastest growing treatment, at an estimated CAGR of 9.9% from 2012 to 2018.

Related & Recently Published Reports by Transparency Market Research

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/textile-chemicals-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/ethylene-oxide-and-ethylene-glycol-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/pet-polyethylene-terephthalate-and-pet-packaging-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/crop-protection-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/synthetic-and-bio-based-biodegradable-plastics-market.html

Corn was the most dominant crop for seed treatment, accounting for 34.7% of the global revenues in 2011. Corn was followed by soybean, wheat canola and cotton. Canola is expected to be the fastest growing crop requiring seed treatment, at a CAGR of 9.6% from 2012 to 2018.

North America was the leading market for seed treatment and accounted for 42.8% of the global market in 2011; North America was followed by Latin America sharing 24.2% of the global market for the same year. Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market for seed treatment at a CAGR of 10.2% from 2012 to 2018. Growing awareness regarding the advantages of treating seeds coupled with government initiatives in countries such as China and India is expected to drive the seed treatment demand in Asia Pacific.

Related & Recently Published Reports by Transparency Market Research

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/biosurfactants-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/plastic-additives-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/crop-protection-chemicals-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/polyurethanes-market.html

http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/pesticides-market.html

The global market for seed treatment is highly concentrated with the top four companies accounting for more than 80% of the total market in 2011. Syngenta and Bayer CropScience together accounted for more than 60% of the total market in 2011. Some of the other companies operating in the global seed treatment market include Monsanto, BASF Agriculture Solutions, DuPont, Chemtura, Nufarm etc.

The report segments the global seed treatment market as:

Seed Treatment Market: Treatment Type Analysis

Seed Treatment Market: Crop Type Analysis

Seed Treatment Market: Regional Analysis


Browse all Chemical Industry Research Reports @ http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/chemical-market-reports-2.html

Upcoming Reports in Chemical & Materials Market

Wax Market

Succinic Acid Market

Thermoplastic Elastomers Market

Quantum Dots (QD) Market

Renewable Chemicals Market

Agricultural Film Market

Plastic Packaging Market

Corrosion Inhibitors Market

Global Silicone Market

Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) Market

About Us

TransparencyMarket Researchis a global market intelligence company, providing global business information reports and services. Our exclusive blend of quantitative forecasting and trends analysis provides forward-looking insight for thousands of decision makers. We are privileged with highly experienced team of Analysts, Researchers, and Consultants, who use proprietary data sources and various tools and techniques to gather, and analyze information.

Our data repository is continuously updated and revised by a team of research experts, so that it always reflects the latest trends and information. With a broad research and analysis capability, Transparency Market Research employs rigorous primary and secondary research techniques in developing distinctive data sets and research material for business reports.

Contact
Sheela AK
90 Sate Street, Suite 700
Albany, NY 12207
Tel: +1-518-618-1030
USA - Canada Toll Free: 866-552-3453
Email: sales@transparencymarketresearch.com
Visit: http://de.transparencymarketresearch.com/
Visit: http://www.europlat.org/
Visit: http://semiconductor-market-reports.blogspot.com
Visit: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/

SOURCE Transparency Market Research



More by this Source


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

 

PR Newswire Membership

Fill out a PR Newswire membership form or contact us at (888) 776-0942.

Learn about PR Newswire services

Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.