Fertilizers Market

Fertilizers Market (Product Type - Nitrogenous, Phosphatic, and Potassium; Crop - Cereals & Grains, Fruits & Vegetables, and Oilseeds & Pulses) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2017 - 2025

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Report Description


Global Fertilizers Market: Overview

Fertilizers are the chemical substances that help to increase the productivity of crops by supplying nutrients to the soil. Types of fertilizers include Nitrogenous, Phosphatic and Potassium, out of which, Nitrogenous fertilizers dominate the market in terms of value followed by the other two. Cereals & Grains occupy a major share among the crops for application of fertilizers. Asia Pacific witnesses a major demand for fertilizers as it has a larger share of cultivable land compared to other regions of the globe. Therefore, this region is anticipated to witness higher growth during the forecast period.

Increasing demand for better yield of crops and government subsidies are the major driving factors for the growing demand for fertilizers. Restraints in the global fertilizer industry include initiatives to promote the use of bio based fertilizers such as stringent regulations and creating awareness among the farmers about harmful effects of chemical fertilizers.

Global Fertilizers Market: Scope of Study

This report analyzes and forecasts the market for fertilizers at the global and regional level. The market has been forecast based on volume (KILO TONS) and revenue (US$ Mn) from 2017 to 2025, considering 2016 as the base year. The study includes drivers and restraints of the global fertilizers market. It also covers impact of these drivers and restraints on demand for fertilizers during the forecast period. The report also highlights opportunities in the fertilizers market at the global and regional level.

The report includes detailed value chain analysis, which provides a comprehensive view of the global fertilizers market. Porter’s Five Forces model for the fertilizers market has also been included to help understand the competitive landscape in the market. The study encompasses market attractiveness analysis, wherein end-users are benchmarked based on their market size, growth rate, and general attractiveness.
Global Fertilizers Market: Market Segmentation

The study provides a decisive view of the global fertilizers market by segmenting it in terms of type of Product such as Nitrogenous, Phosphatic and Potassium fertilizers. These segments have been analyzed based on present and future trends. The study also provides segmentation of fertilizers market based on the type of Crop such as Cereals & Grains, Fruits & Vegetables, Oilseeds & Pulses, and others. Regional segmentation includes current and forecast demand for fertilizers in Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa.

The report provides the actual market size of fertilizers for 2016 and estimated market size for 2017 with forecast for the next eight years. The global market size of fertilizers has been provided in terms of volume and revenue. Market volume has been defined in kilo tons & tons, while market revenue is in US$ Mn. Market numbers have been estimated based on key applications of fertilizers. Market size and forecast for numerous end-users have been provided in terms of global, regional, and country level markets.

Global Fertilizers Market: Research Methodology

In order to compile the research report, we conducted in-depth interviews and discussions with a number of key industry participants and opinion leaders. Primary research represented the bulk of research efforts, supplemented by extensive secondary research. We reviewed key players’ product literature, annual reports, press releases, and relevant documents for competitive analysis and market understanding. Secondary research includes a search of recent trade, technical writing, Internet sources, and statistical data from government websites, trade associations, and agencies. This has proven to be the most reliable, effective, and successful approach for obtaining precise market data, capturing industry participants’ insights, and recognizing business opportunities.

Secondary research sources that are typically referred to include, but are not limited to company websites, annual reports, financial reports, broker reports, investor presentations, SEC filings, CSA Global, FAO, internal and external proprietary databases, and relevant patent and regulatory databases such as Hoover’s, one SOURCE, Factiva and Bloomberg, national government documents, statistical databases, trade journals, market reports, news articles, press releases, and webcasts specific to companies operating in the market.

We conduct primary interviews on an ongoing basis with industry participants and commentators to validate data and analysis. These help validate and strengthen secondary research findings. These also help develop the analysis team’s expertise and market understanding.

Global Fertilizers Market: Competitive Landscape

The report comprises profiles of major companies operating in the global fertilizers market. The global fertilizers market is fragmented, however few global producers dominate the market. Key players include Agrium Inc, Yara International ASA, Mosaic Company, Israel Chemicals Ltd., PotashCorp, Kali & Salz Group, CF Industries Holdings, Inc., and Uralkali. Market players have been profiled in terms of attributes such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, and recent developments.

The global fertilizers market has been segmented as follows:

Fertilizers Market: By Product Type (Volume Kilo tons, Revenue US$ Mn; 2016-2025)

  • Nitrogenous
  • Phosphatic
  • Potassium

Fertilizers Market: By Crop Type (Volume Kilo tons, Revenue US$ Mn; 2016-2025)

  • Cereals & Grains
  • Fruits & Vegetables
  • Oilseeds & Pulses
  • Others

Fertilizers Market: Regional Analysis (Volume Kilo tons, Revenue US$ Mn; 2016-2025)

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest Of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • ASEAN
    • Rest Of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)
    • GCC
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA

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