Insecticides China News 1602 (12 issues per year)

Mar 10, 2016, 19:33 ET from ReportBuyer

LONDON, March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --Chinese pesticide industry experienced a downturn in 2015.

Affected by the economic downturn, decreasing grain prices, weak demand, rising costs, environmental stress, pesticide industry was struggling for development in 2015. Under such circumstances, several multinational pesticide enterprises perform unsatisfactorily, their pesticide business growth is below expectation.

However, some pesticide enterprises got rid of the adverse circumstances and achieved performance growth, through fully comprehending the market conditions, adjusting product structure and extending agrochemical services.

After Feb., domestic listed pesticide enterprises will release 2015 annual report in succession. Later, Insecticides China News will focus on the analysis of insecticide enterprises' performance.
On 3 February, 2016, ChemChina and Syngenta reached an agreement on M&A. However, the deal still needs to pass national anti-trust inspection and approval before it finally takes effect. Supposing the deal is successfully finalized, who will benefit from it?

Jiangsu Changqing said that the price of its insecticides has shown upturn since the end of 2015. Therefore, a better performance is expected in 2016, since insecticides business is one of the major businesses of the company.

In 2015, Lianhetech revenues enjoyed a YoY increase of 0.44% and a YoY growth of 15.79% in net profit. It is worth mentioning that in the same year, its pesticides revenue grew by 7.25% YoY, accounting for 68.77% of the company's total revenue.

Chinese scientists have found that a new compound, tianweijunsu, was highly effective in the killing of all the pests on which it was tested, indicating that it is worthy of the R&D needed to become a biopesticide.

In Feb., 2016, there is no great changes in the price of imidacloprid technical compared with that in Jan., according to CCM's price monitoring. But the operating rate is low and the supply is tight. It is predicted that such situation will last for a while. Besides, manufacturers are cautious about the price and tend to keep it stable.

From Jan. to Nov. 2015, China's exports of thiamethoxam technical performed poorly, with YoY falls in volume and price, according to data from China Customs and analysis from CCM.

According to data from the ICAMA, in Jan. 2016, the new registration certifications of 6 insecticide technical (including 5 active ingredients) were approved in China (new registrations did not include renewal of old registrations).

In 2015, a total of 111 insecticide technical (including 43 active ingredients) were registered in China (new registrations did not include renewal of old registrations). Among them, 15 active ingredients of insecticide technical were registered over three times.

Currently, thiamethoxam is very popular with pesticide enterprises in China. Many domestic generic products producers want to develop market for its relevant products.

On 27 Jan., 2016, the Opinions on Strengthening Reform and Innovation and Quickening Modern Construction (No.1 Central Document) was made public, which laid out significant measures to be taken to promote agricultural and rural development and will have a profound impact on the development of the pesticides industry. This article summarizes the key points related to the development of the pesticide industry in No.1 Central Document of 2016.

Download the full report:

About Reportbuyer
Reportbuyer is a leading industry intelligence solution that provides all market research reports from top publishers

For more information:
Sarah Smith
Research Advisor at
Tel: +44 208 816 85 48

SOURCE ReportBuyer