Research and Markets: United States Seed Treatment Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts to 2020

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pppmn9/united_states) has announced the addition of the "United States Seed Treatment Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts by Application Area and Crop Type (2014-2020)" report to their offering.

The United States market for seed treatment is expected to post a CAGR of just over 6% between 2014 and 2020 to reach a projected US$1.6 billion by 2020

Accounting for an estimated share of 93.7%, chemical agents form the largest seed treatment typically applied, though demand for biological agents in the region is anticipated to post the fastest CAGR of 7.6% during the above mentioned period. By crop type, while corn/maize corners the largest share of 32% in the United States' overall seed treatment market, the fastest CAGR of 7.6% between 2014 and 2020 is expected to be witnessed by seed treatment demand in canola.

Seed industry in the US constitutes one of the most dynamic among global seed industries. Despite this factor, the forces of globalization do play a role in shaping it, since several foreign seed companies make an entry into the US market, with US seed companies also venturing out into newer uncharted territories. Having more than 750 companies engaged in the seed business, a commercial value estimated to be US$12 billion in 2012 and more than 60,000 varieties of planting seeds on offer, the US represents the largest and the most diverse global planting seed market, which is followed by China, France, Brazil and Canada.

The US' significance as a technological center in the global seed industry has been well recognized and this factor has been instrumental in drawing some of the largest and most viable seed companies from across the globe into the country. The seed industry in the US is likely make heavy investments into research and development efforts focusing on techniques, such as genetic engineering and marker assisted and traditional breeding for developing beneficial novel traits and improved germplasm.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Global Market Overview

2. Introduction

3. Market Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities

4. United States Market Analysis

5. Market Share Analysis

6. Company Profiles

7. Regulatory Environment

8. Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd
  • Advanced Biological Marketing Inc
  • BASF SE
  • Bayer CropScience AG
  • BioWorks Inc
  • BrettYoung Limited
  • Chemtura AgroSolutions
  • DuPont
  • Germains Seed Technology
  • INCOTEC Group BV
  • INTX Microbials LLC
  • Monsanto Company
  • Novozymes A/S
  • Nufarm Ltd
  • Plant Health Care
  • Precision Laboratories LLC
  • Syngenta International AG
  • Valent USA Corporation
  • Wolf Trax Inc

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
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