Global seed coating market is expected to grow at a steady rate during the forecast period. The global seed coating market is driven by the increasing awareness pertaining to sustainable agriculture and adoption of modern farming practices and agricultural machinery & equipment. Additionally, growing adoption of high yielding varieties of seeds and genetically modified seeds to improve the quality and yield is further expected to propel the market growth through 2025. Besides, growing environmental concerns has led to the development of biodegradable seed coatings, thereby creating lucrative opportunities for the market growth.

The global seed coating market is segmented based on additive, process, active ingredient, crop type, company and region. Based on additive, the market can be categorized into polymers, colorants, pellets, minerals/pumice and others. Here, the polymers segment is expected to dominate the market during the forecast period on account of their large-scale adoption and use for improving the appearance and nutrient profile of the seeds. Based on process, the market can be classified into film coating, encrusting and pelleting. Among these, the pelleting segment is expected to hold a significant market share since it ensures uniformity in plant growth and cultivation.

Regionally, the global seed coating market has been segmented into Asia-Pacific, North America, South America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa. Among these regions, North America is expected to dominate in the global seed coating market during the forecast period owing to the increasing demand for pulses & oilseeds, cereals & grains, fruits & vegetables, among others to ensure food safety & security. Furthermore, presence of supportive trade and price system for trade of grains, seeds, vegetables & fruits, among others, especially in the United States, thereby further driving the market growth in the region.

Major players operating in the global seed coating market include BASF SE, Bayer AG, Clariant AG, Bayer Crop Science, Chemtura Corporation, Croda International Plc, Incotec Group, Sensient Technologies, Brett Young Seeds Ltd, Milken Chemicals, Precision Laboratories, LLC, Germain Seed Technology Inc., Chromatech Incorporated, Michelman, Inc, Cistronics Technovations Pvt Ltd 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.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: 2015-2018

Base Year: 2019

Estimated Year: 2020

Forecast Period: 2021–2025

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze and estimate the market size of global seed coating market from 2015 to 2018.
  • To estimate and forecast the market size of global seed coating market from 2019 to 2025 and growth rate until 2025.
  • To classify and forecast global seed coating market based on additive, process, active ingredient, crop type, company and regional distribution.
  • To identify dominant region or segment in the global seed coating market.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for global seed coating market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in global seed coating market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in global seed coating market.
  • To identify key sustainable strategies adopted by market players in global seed coating 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 globe. 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 globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of global seed coating 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 coating equipment manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and other stakeholders
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to seed coating
  • 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, global seed coating market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Global Seed Coating Market, By Additive:
    • Polymers
    • Colorants
    • Pellets
    • Minerals/Pumice
    • Others
  • Global Seed Coating Market, By Process:
    • Film Coating
    • Encrusting
    • Pelleting
  • Global Seed Coating Market, By Active Ingredient:
    • Phytoactive Promoters
    • Protectants
    • Adjuvants
    • Inoculants
  • Global Seed Coating Market, By Crop Type:
    • Cereals & Grains
    • Oilseeds & Pulses
    • Fruits & Vegetables
    • Flowers & Ornamentals
    • Others
  • Global Seed Coating Market, By Region:
    • North America
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • France
      • United Kingdom
      • Italy
      • Spain
    • Asia-Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • India
      • South Korea
      • Australia
    • Middle East & Africa
      • South Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Egypt
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Colombia

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in global seed coating 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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1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Impact of COVID-19 on Global Seed Coating Market

4.    Voice of Customer

5.    Executive Summary

6.    Global Seed Coating Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value & Volume

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Additive (Polymers, Colorants, Pellets, Minerals/Pumice, Others)

6.2.2.     By Process (Film Coating, Encrusting, Pelleting)

6.2.3.     By Active Ingredient (Phytoactive Promoters, Protectants, Adjuvants, Inoculants)

6.2.4.     By Crop Type (Cereals & Grains, Pulses & Oilseeds, Fruits & Vegetables, Flowers & Ornamentals, Others)

6.2.5.     By Company (2019)

6.2.6.     By Region

6.3.  Product Market Map

7.    Asia-Pacific Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

7.1.1.     By Value & Volume

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Additive

7.2.2.     By Process

7.2.3.     By Active Ingredient

7.2.4.     By Crop Type

7.2.5.     By Country

7.3.  Asia-Pacific: Country Analysis

7.3.1.     China Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.3.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.3.1.1.1.             By Value

7.3.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.3.1.2.1.             By Additive

7.3.1.2.2.             By Process

7.3.1.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

7.3.1.2.4.             By Crop Type

7.3.2.     India Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.3.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.3.2.1.1.             By Value

7.3.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.3.2.2.1.             By Additive

7.3.2.2.2.             By Process

7.3.2.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

7.3.2.2.4.             By Crop Type

7.3.3.     South Korea Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.3.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.3.3.1.1.             By Value

7.3.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.3.3.2.1.             By Additive

7.3.3.2.2.             By Process

7.3.3.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

7.3.3.2.4.             By Crop Type

7.3.4.     Japan Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.3.4.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.3.4.1.1.             By Value

7.3.4.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.3.4.2.1.             By Additive

7.3.4.2.2.             By Process

7.3.4.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

7.3.4.2.4.             By Crop Type

7.3.5.     Australia Seed Coating Market Outlook

7.3.5.1.         Market Size & Forecast

7.3.5.1.1.             By Value

7.3.5.2.         Market Share & Forecast

7.3.5.2.1.             By Additive

7.3.5.2.2.             By Process

7.3.5.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

7.3.5.2.4.             By Crop Type

8.    Europe Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

8.1.1.     By Value & Volume

8.2.  Market Share & Forecast

8.2.1.     By Additive

8.2.2.     By Process

8.2.3.     By Active Ingredient

8.2.4.     By Crop Type

8.2.5.     By Country

8.3.  Europe: Country Analysis

8.3.1.     France Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.3.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.3.1.1.1.             By Value

8.3.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.3.1.2.1.             By Additive

8.3.1.2.2.             By Process

8.3.1.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

8.3.1.2.4.             By Crop Type

8.3.2.     Germany Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.3.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.3.2.1.1.             By Value

8.3.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.3.2.2.1.             By Additive

8.3.2.2.2.             By Process

8.3.2.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

8.3.2.2.4.             By Crop Type

8.3.3.     Poland Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.3.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.3.3.1.1.             By Value

8.3.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.3.3.2.1.             By Additive

8.3.3.2.2.             By Process

8.3.3.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

8.3.3.2.4.             By Crop Type

8.3.4.     Italy Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.3.4.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.3.4.1.1.             By Value

8.3.4.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.3.4.2.1.             By Additive

8.3.4.2.2.             By Process

8.3.4.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

8.3.4.2.4.             By Crop Type

8.3.5.     Spain Seed Coating Market Outlook

8.3.5.1.         Market Size & Forecast

8.3.5.1.1.             By Value

8.3.5.2.         Market Share & Forecast

8.3.5.2.1.             By Additive

8.3.5.2.2.             By Process

8.3.5.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

8.3.5.2.4.             By Crop Type

9.    North America Seed Coating Market Outlook

9.1.  Market Size & Forecast          

9.1.1.     By Value & Volume

9.2.  Market Share & Forecast

9.2.1.     By Additive

9.2.2.     By Process

9.2.3.     By Active Ingredient

9.2.4.     By Crop Type

9.2.5.     By Country

9.3.  North America: Country Analysis

9.3.1.     United States Seed Coating Market Outlook

9.3.1.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.3.1.1.1.             By Value

9.3.1.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.3.1.2.1.             By Additive

9.3.1.2.2.             By Process

9.3.1.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

9.3.1.2.4.             By Crop Type

9.3.2.     Mexico Seed Coating Market Outlook

9.3.2.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.3.2.1.1.             By Value

9.3.2.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.3.2.2.1.             By Additive

9.3.2.2.2.             By Process

9.3.2.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

9.3.2.2.4.             By Crop Type

9.3.3.     Canada Seed Coating Market Outlook

9.3.3.1.         Market Size & Forecast

9.3.3.1.1.             By Value

9.3.3.2.         Market Share & Forecast

9.3.3.2.1.             By Additive

9.3.3.2.2.             By Process

9.3.3.2.3.             By Active Ingredient

9.3.3.2.4.             By Crop Type

10.  South America Seed Coating Market Outlook

10.1.              Market Size & Forecast

10.1.1.  By Value

10.2.              Market Share & Forecast

10.2.1.  By Additive

10.2.2.  By Process

10.2.3.  By Active Ingredient

10.2.4.  By Crop Type

10.2.5.  By Country

10.3.              South America: Country Analysis

10.3.1.  Brazil Seed Coating Market Outlook

10.3.1.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.1.1.1.           By Value

10.3.1.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.1.2.1.           By Additive

10.3.1.2.2.           By Process

10.3.1.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

10.3.1.2.4.           By Crop Type

10.3.2.  Argentina Seed Coating Market Outlook

10.3.2.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.2.1.1.           By Value

10.3.2.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.2.2.1.           By Additive

10.3.2.2.2.           By Process

10.3.2.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

10.3.2.2.4.           By Crop Type

10.3.3.  Colombia Seed Coating Market Outlook

10.3.3.1.      Market Size & Forecast

10.3.3.1.1.           By Value

10.3.3.2.      Market Share & Forecast

10.3.3.2.1.           By Additive

10.3.3.2.2.           By Process

10.3.3.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

10.3.3.2.4.           By Crop Type

11.  Middle East and Africa Seed Coating Market Outlook

11.1.              Market Size & Forecast

11.1.1.  By Value & Volume

11.2.              Market Share & Forecast

11.2.1.  By Additive

11.2.2.  By Process

11.2.3.  By Active Ingredient

11.2.4.  By Crop Type

11.2.5.  By Country

11.3.              MEA: Country Analysis

11.3.1.  South Africa Seed Coating Market Outlook

11.3.1.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.3.1.1.1.           By Value

11.3.1.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.3.1.2.1.           By Additive

11.3.1.2.2.           By Process

11.3.1.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

11.3.1.2.4.           By Crop Type

11.3.2.  Saudi Arabia Seed Coating Market Outlook

11.3.2.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.3.2.1.1.           By Value

11.3.2.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.3.2.2.1.           By Additive

11.3.2.2.2.           By Process

11.3.2.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

11.3.2.2.4.           By Crop Type

11.3.3.  Egypt Seed Coating Market Outlook

11.3.3.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.3.3.1.1.           By Value

11.3.3.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.3.3.2.1.           By Additive

11.3.3.2.2.           By Process

11.3.3.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

11.3.3.2.4.           By Crop Type

11.3.3.2.5.           By End Use

11.3.4.  Israel Seed Coating Market Outlook

11.3.4.1.      Market Size & Forecast

11.3.4.1.1.           By Value

11.3.4.2.      Market Share & Forecast

11.3.4.2.1.           By Additive

11.3.4.2.2.           By Process

11.3.4.2.3.           By Active Ingredient

11.3.4.2.4.           By Crop Type

12.  Market Dynamics

12.1.              Drivers

12.2.              Challenges

13.  Market Trends & Developments

14.  Competitive Landscape

14.1.              BASF SE

14.2.              Bayer AG

14.3.              Clariant AG

14.4.              Bayer Crop Science

14.5.              Chemtura Corporation

14.6.              Croda International Plc

14.7.              Incotec Group

14.8.              Sensient Technologies

14.9.              Brett Young Seeds Ltd

14.10.            Milken Chemicals

14.11.            Precision Laboratories, LLC

14.12.            Germain Seed Technology Inc.

14.13.            Chromatech Incorporated

14.14.            Michelman, Inc

14.15.            Cistronics Technovations Pvt Ltd

15.  Strategic Recommendations

16.  About Us & Disclaimer