Herbicides Market, By Type (Atrazine, Glyphosate, Diquat, 2,4-D, Synthetic Herbicide, Acetochlor, Bi

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Herbicides Market Dynamics:

Herbicide which is a chemical agent is used to kill or inhibit the growth of unwanted plants, such as agricultural weeds and invasive species. Herbicides protect crops against weed attacks and support their growth. Developments of new herbicides were revolutionary as their high toxicity with specific applications such as effective weed control and non-selective applications has fuelled the global market. Some of the major factors that drive the herbicide market growth are- decrease in the number of laborers, the consequent rise in the cost of the laborers, growing food demand, and shortage of arable lands.

Regulations lead to a higher demand for bio-based herbicides. Major manufacturers invest in research and development activities to meet stringent regulations and improve the efficiency of herbicides.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

    • Development of new herbicides with specific applications.
    • Changing trends in organic food products.

Key Developments:

    • June 2019, the Corteva Agriscience subsidiary of Dow DuPont acquired the Clearfield Canola Production System (“Clearfield canola”) in Canada and the U.S. from BASF. This acquisition helped strengthen its agriculture division.
    • Apr 2019, Bayer Ag launches herbicide Provence Total. It could control narrow-leaf and broad-leaf weeds.

Regional Outlook:

Based on the region, the global herbicide market has been segmented by North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, & Rest of the World. North America and Western Europe will continue to be leading consumers of herbicides till forecast year due to the early adoption of technology in the developed countries. In these regions, the use of herbicide is not limited to the agricultural field but is also used for weed management in lawns and forests.

In the Asia Pacific region rising demand for high productivity in agriculture, a rise in disposable income and an increase in population are the major factors driving the herbicide market. In that, China and India covered major herbicides market up to the forecast year.

Companies covered:

Drexel Chemical, Bayer AG, BASF, Dow DuPont, Monsanto, Syngenta, FMC Corporation, Arysta, Nufarm Ltd., Nissan Chemical Industries, Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd, Nufarm Ltd and others.

Market Segmentation:

By Type:

    • Atrazine
    • Glyphosate
    • Diquat
    • 2,4-D
    • Synthetic Herbicide
    • Acetochlor
    • Bioherbicide
    • Paraquat
    • Others

By Crop Type:

    • Fruits & vegetables
    • Cereals & grains
    • Oilseeds & pulses
    • Aquatic vegetation
    • Others

By mode of operation:

    • Non-selective
    • Selective

By Application

    • Total vegetation control
    • Agriculture
    • Forestry
    • Lawns
    • Others

By Region:

    • North America
      • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application
    • Western Europe
      • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application
    • Eastern Europe
      • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application
    • Asia Pacific
      • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application
    • Middle East
      • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, Rest of Middle East)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application
    • Rest of the World
      • By Region (South America, Africa)
      • By Type
      • By Crop Type
      • By Mode of Operation
      • By Application

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