Report Description

India seed treatment market is expected to grow at an impressive rate during the forecast period. The India seed treatment market is driven by the growing need to cater to the food demand of the country’s ever-increasing population. This has increased the need to maintain the food safety and security, which in turn is expected to positively influence the market growth through FY2026. Furthermore, the locust attack in the country has led to the destruction of crops, thereby impacting the overall production. This in turn is expected to fuel the market growth over the next few years. Besides, the adoption of sustainable agricultural practices by the farmers in the country is further expected to create lucrative opportunities for the market growth during the forecast period. However, the sudden outbreak & spread of pandemic COVID-19, lockdown and shutdown of economic activities has impacted the agrochemicals production also. This is expected to have cascading effect on the agricultural production of crops and also agrochemicals. With government’s easing of the restrictions and announcement of the economic package is expected to drive the market growth during the forecast period.

The India seed treatment market is segmented based on type, function, formulation, application technique, crop type, company and region. Based on function, the market can be categorized into seed protection, seed enhancement, seed priming and seed disinfection. Among these, the seed protection segment is expected to dominate the market on account of the growing need to maintain food security in the country. Additionally, growing prevalence of diseases, attack by pests or insects, contamination risks, among others are expected to drive the segmental growth. Based on application technique, the market can be categorized into coating, dressing and pelleting. Here, the pelleting segment is expected to dominate the market since they help in increasing the weight of the seeds which is quite beneficial at the time of uniform planting.

Major players operating in the India seed treatment market include United Phosphorous Limited (UPL), BASF India Ltd., Rallis India Limited, Bayer CropScience Ltd., Syngenta India Limited, Dow Chemical Company India, FMC India Pvt Ltd, E.I. DuPont India Private ltd, Monsanto Holding Private Limited, Incotec India Pvt Ltd, Nufarm Agri Science Pvt. Ltd., Sumitomo Chemical India Ltd., Adama India Pvt Ltd, Chemtura Chemicals India Private Limited, Novozymes and others. The companies are developing advanced technologies and launching new products in order to stay competitive in the market. Other competitive strategies include mergers & acquisitions and new product developments.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: FY2016-FY2019

Base Year: FY2020

Estimated Year: FY2021

Forecast Period: FY2022–FY2026

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze and estimate the market size of India seed treatment market from FY2016 to FY2019.
  • To estimate and forecast the market size of India seed treatment market from FY2020 to FY2026 and growth rate until FY2026.
  • To classify and forecast India seed treatment market based on type, function, formulation, application technique, crop type, company and regional distribution.
  • To identify dominant region or segment in the India seed treatment market.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for India seed treatment market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in India seed treatment market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in India seed treatment market.
  • To identify key sustainable strategies adopted by market players in India seed treatment market.

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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of manufacturers across the country. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the manufacturers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the manufacturers, distribution channels and presence of all major players across the country.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of India seed treatment market using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

  • Seed treatment manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and other stakeholders
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to seed treatment
  • Market research and consulting firms

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as manufacturers, suppliers, partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, India seed treatment market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Type:
    • Chemical Treatment
      • Insecticides
      • Herbicides
      • Fungicides
      • Pesticides
      • Others
    • Non-Chemical Treatment
      • Physical Treatment
      • Biological Treatment
  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Function:
    • Seed Protection
    • Seed Enhancement
    • Seed Priming
    • Seed Disinfection
  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Form:
    • Solid
    • Liquid
  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Application Technique:
    • Coating
    • Dressing
    • Pelleting
  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Crop Type:
    • Grains & Cereals
    • Pulses & Oilseeds
    • Fruits & Vegetables
    • Other
  • India Seed Treatment Market, By Region:
    • North
    • South
    • East
    • West

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in India seed treatment market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
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Table of content

1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Impact of COVID-19 on India Seed Treatment Market

4.    Executive Summary

5.    Voice of Customer

6.    India Seed Treatment Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value & Volume

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Type (Chemical Treatment v/s Non-Chemical Treatment)

6.2.2.     By Function (Seed Protection, Seed Enhancement, Seed Priming, Seed Disinfection)

6.2.3.     By Formulation (Dry v/s Liquid)

6.2.4.     By Application Technique (Coating, Dressing, Pelleting)

6.2.5.     By Crop Type (Oilseeds & Pulses, Cereals & Grains, Fruits & Vegetables, Others)

6.2.6.     By Region

6.3.  Product Market Map

7.    India Chemical Seed Treatment Market

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast

7.1.1.     By Value & Volume

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Type (Insecticides, Herbicides, Fungicides, Pesticides, Others)

7.2.2.     By Function

7.2.3.     By Formulation

7.2.4.     By Application Technique

7.2.5.     By Crop Type

8.    India Chemical Seed Treatment Market

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast

8.1.1.     By Value & Volume

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.     By Type (Physical Treatment v/s Biological Treatment)

8.2.2.     By Function

8.2.3.     By Formulation

8.2.4.     By Application Technique

8.2.5.     By Crop Type

9.    Market Dynamics

9.1.  Drivers

9.2.  Challenges

10.  Market Trends & Developments

11.  Policy & Regulatory Landscape

12.  Pricing Analysis

13.  Import-Export Analysis

14.  India Economic Profile

15.  Competitive Landscape

15.1.              United Phosphorous Limited (UPL)

15.2.              BASF India Ltd.

15.3.              Rallis India Limited

15.4.              Bayer CropScience Ltd.

15.5.              Syngenta India Limited

15.6.              Dow Chemical Company India

15.7.              FMC India Pvt Ltd

15.8.              E.I. DuPont India Private ltd

15.9.              Monsanto Holding Private Limited

15.10.            Incotec India Pvt Ltd

15.11.            Nufarm Agri Science Pvt. Ltd.

15.12.            Sumitomo Chemical India Ltd.

15.13.            Adama India Pvt Ltd

15.14.            Chemtura Chemicals India Private Limited

15.15.            Novozymes

16.  Strategic Recommendations

17. About Us & Disclaimer

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Sakshi Bajaal

Business Consultant
Press Release

India Seed Treatment Market to Witness Significant Growth During Forecast Period

Jul, 2020

Increasing adoption of advanced agricultural practices is expected to drive the growth of India seed treatment market