Herbicides Market by Туре (Bio-Herbicides, Synthetic), Crop Type (Corn, Cotton, Soybean), End-Users - Global Forecast 2024-2030

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[194 Pages Report] The Herbicides Market size was estimated at USD 28.66 billion in 2023 and expected to reach USD 30.23 billion in 2024, at a CAGR 6.23% to reach USD 43.76 billion by 2030.

Herbicides Market
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Herbicides are weed killers used to control unwanted plants or weeds that interfere with the growth and yield of crops, gardens, and other cultivated areas. They work by targeting specific enzymes and biological pathways critical to plant growth, effectively decreasing competition for resources, including nutrients, water, and sunlight. The primary drivers of herbicide utilization include the surging demand for food production due to global population growth, the need for higher agricultural yields, and the adoption of modern farming practices. Technological advancements in herbicide effectiveness and specificity also contribute to their widespread use, along with the growing acceptance of genetically modified (GM) crops, which are often engineered to be herbicide-resistant. Despite their benefits, herbicides face several challenges, including the development of herbicide resistance in weeds, which necessitates the continuous development of new herbicides or herbicide mixtures. Environmental and health concerns over chemical use in agriculture also pose significant challenges, as does the regulatory scrutiny and public perception of chemical herbicides. Opportunities for herbicides lie in developing and adopting bio-herbicides, which offer an environmentally friendly alternative to chemical herbicides. Advances in biotechnology and nanotechnology present avenues for creating more efficient and target-specific herbicides, reducing non-target effects and environmental impact. Furthermore, expanding into emerging economies offers significant growth potential for the herbicide industry.
Herbicides Market - Global Forecast 2024-2030
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FPNV Positioning Matrix

The FPNV Positioning Matrix is pivotal in evaluating the Herbicides Market. It offers a comprehensive assessment of vendors, examining key metrics related to Business Strategy and Product Satisfaction. This in-depth analysis empowers users to make well-informed decisions aligned with their requirements. Based on the evaluation, the vendors are then categorized into four distinct quadrants representing varying levels of success: Forefront (F), Pathfinder (P), Niche (N), or Vital (V).

Market Share Analysis

The Market Share Analysis is a comprehensive tool that provides an insightful and in-depth examination of the current state of vendors in the Herbicides Market. By meticulously comparing and analyzing vendor contributions in terms of overall revenue, customer base, and other key metrics, we can offer companies a greater understanding of their performance and the challenges they face when competing for market share. Additionally, this analysis provides valuable insights into the competitive nature of the sector, including factors such as accumulation, fragmentation dominance, and amalgamation traits observed over the base year period studied. With this expanded level of detail, vendors can make more informed decisions and devise effective strategies to gain a competitive edge in the market.

Key Company Profiles

The report delves into recent significant developments in the Herbicides Market, highlighting leading vendors and their innovative profiles. These include ADAMA AGRICULTURAL SOLUTIONS LTD,, BASF SE, BAYER AG, Corteva Agriscience LLC, DHANUKA AGRITECH LTD, Drexel Chemical Company, DuPont de Nemours, Inc, FMC CORPORATION, Gharda Chemicals Ltd, Helm Crop Solutions, Innvictis Crop Care LLC., Joshi Agrochem Pharma Pvt Ltd, NISSAN CHEMICAL CORPORATION, Novon Protecta, NUFARM LIMITED, Nutrien Ltd., Proxima Bio-Tech Pvt Ltd., Sinon USA, Inc., Solvay S.A., SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD, Super Biotech Marketing Company, SYNGENTA India Limited, UPL NA INC, WILBUR-ELLIS HOLDINGS, INC, and Wilshire Pesticides Fertilizers Private Limited..

Market Segmentation & Coverage

This research report categorizes the Herbicides Market to forecast the revenues and analyze trends in each of the following sub-markets:

  • Туре
    • Bio-Herbicides
    • Synthetic
      • 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid
      • Acetochlor
      • Atrazine
      • Glyphosate
      • Paraquat
  • Crop Type
    • Corn
    • Cotton
    • Soybean
    • Wheat
  • End-Users
    • Agriculture
    • Aquatic Environments
    • Forestry
    • Turf & Ornamental Management

  • Region
    • Americas
      • Argentina
      • Brazil
      • Canada
      • Mexico
      • United States
        • California
        • Florida
        • Illinois
        • New York
        • Ohio
        • Pennsylvania
        • Texas
    • Asia-Pacific
      • Australia
      • China
      • India
      • Indonesia
      • Japan
      • Malaysia
      • Philippines
      • Singapore
      • South Korea
      • Taiwan
      • Thailand
      • Vietnam
    • Europe, Middle East & Africa
      • Denmark
      • Egypt
      • Finland
      • France
      • Germany
      • Israel
      • Italy
      • Netherlands
      • Nigeria
      • Norway
      • Poland
      • Qatar
      • Russia
      • Saudi Arabia
      • South Africa
      • Spain
      • Sweden
      • Switzerland
      • Turkey
      • United Arab Emirates
      • United Kingdom

The report offers valuable insights on the following aspects:

  1. Market Penetration: It presents comprehensive information on the market provided by key players.
  2. Market Development: It delves deep into lucrative emerging markets and analyzes the penetration across mature market segments.
  3. Market Diversification: It provides detailed information on new product launches, untapped geographic regions, recent developments, and investments.
  4. Competitive Assessment & Intelligence: It conducts an exhaustive assessment of market shares, strategies, products, certifications, regulatory approvals, patent landscape, and manufacturing capabilities of the leading players.
  5. Product Development & Innovation: It offers intelligent insights on future technologies, R&D activities, and breakthrough product developments.

The report addresses key questions such as:

  1. What is the market size and forecast of the Herbicides Market?
  2. Which products, segments, applications, and areas should one consider investing in over the forecast period in the Herbicides Market?
  3. What are the technology trends and regulatory frameworks in the Herbicides Market?
  4. What is the market share of the leading vendors in the Herbicides Market?
  5. Which modes and strategic moves are suitable for entering the Herbicides Market?

Table of Contents
  1. Preface
  2. Research Methodology
  3. Executive Summary
  4. Market Overview
  5. Market Insights
  6. Herbicides Market, by Туре
  7. Herbicides Market, by Crop Type
  8. Herbicides Market, by End-Users
  9. Americas Herbicides Market
  10. Asia-Pacific Herbicides Market
  11. Europe, Middle East & Africa Herbicides Market
  12. Competitive Landscape
  13. Competitive Portfolio
  14. List of Figures [Total: 22]
  15. List of Tables [Total: 382]
  16. List of Companies Mentioned [Total: 25]
Herbicides: How Its Use Has Changed Farming Practices Across the Globe
August 27, 2023
Herbicides: How Its Use Has Changed Farming Practices Across the Globe
The use of herbicides has become a vital part of modern farming practices worldwide. With the rapid expansion of agriculture and the increasing need for crops, farmers have resulted in using herbicides to combat weeds that threaten their harvests. Herbicides have indeed changed the farming industry by improving crop yields and reducing labor costs. However, there has been a growing concern over its effects on the environment and human health. In this blog post, we will discuss herbicides, how they are used in agriculture, and the consequences they have on farming and the environment.

Herbicides are chemicals used to kill or prevent the growth of plants. They are used by farmers to control and eradicate weeds that compete for water, sunlight, and nutrients with crops. The use of herbicides has made farming more efficient, reduced labor costs, and improved crop yields. Herbicides can also be used to prepare fields for planting, reduce soil erosion and increase soil moisture retention.

Despite its benefits, the use of herbicides has been a subject of concern because they have lasting consequences on the environment, wildlife, and human health. Herbicides can contaminate soil and water, affecting aquatic life and endangering the ecosystem. Also, herbicides can drift into non-target areas and plants, resulting in unintended damage to crops, animals, and natural plants.

The widespread use of herbicides has also caused weeds to develop resistance to them. This has led to farmers using higher and more potent doses of these substances to control weeds. This approach is not sustainable, as it also poses the risks of environmental contamination and human exposure. Farmers are, therefore, encouraged to adopt integrated weed management practices, including crop rotation, mechanical cultivation, and biological control, to minimize the risk of resistance.

Another consequence of herbicide use is the potential effects on human health. Some herbicides are toxic and can cause skin irritation and respiratory problems and contribute to long-term chronic illnesses such as cancer. The use of protective clothing and gear, such as gloves and respirators, is recommended while handling herbicides, but the unwanted effects of these chemicals remain a concern.

The use of herbicides has indeed changed farming and increased agricultural productivity; however, it also comes at a cost to the environment and human health. With the rapidly expanding farming practices worldwide, farmers need to embrace integrated weed management practices to reduce the risks of environmental contamination and unwanted effects on human health. It is essential to consider the substantial effects of herbicides and their impacts on society and nature. The future of farming lies in developing more sustainable practices that ensure optimal crop yields and protect the environment and human well-being.

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    Ans. The Global Herbicides Market to grow USD 43.76 billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 6.23%
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