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Research and Markets: Controlled-Release Fertilizers Market by Type, Crop Type & Region – Global Trends and Forecast to 2020 for the $2.1 Billion Industry

January 5, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Controlled-Release Fertilizers Market by Type, Crop Type & Region – Global Trends and Forecast to 2020” report to their offering.

The controlled-release fertilizers market was valued at USD 2,178.8 Million in 2014 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.6% from 2015 to 2020

In 2014, the market was dominated by North America. The Asia-Pacific region is projected to grow at the highest CAGR from 2015 to 2020 both in terms of value and volume due to growth in population and the increasing demand for food products/materials and shortage of arable land.

The ability of controlled-release fertilizers to increase the efficiency of crop production, ease of application, reduced application cost, environment-friendly properties, decrease in arable land have resulted in the growth of controlled-release fertilizers market.

The key players in the market are Yara International ASA (Norway), Agrium, Inc. (Canada), Israel Chemicals Ltd. (Israel), The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (Ohio) and Kingenta Ecological Engineering Group Co. Ltd. (China). The companies adopt growth strategies to gain global market share and increase geographical presence in emerging regions such as Asia-Pacific and Latin America.

The controlled-release fertilizers manufacturers, manufacturers of agricultural products and companies which provide services in maintaining turfs and ornamentals in developed regions and emerging markets serve as the key customers for this report.

The controlled-release fertilizers market is segmented on the basis of types into condensation products of urea, coated & encapsulated fertilizers, N-stabilizers and others. In terms of volume, the coated & encapsulated fertilizers segment is projected to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.4% from 2015 to 2020.

On the basis of crop type, the market is segmented into cereals & oilseeds, turf & ornamentals, fruits & vegetables and others. The market for turf & ornamentals projected to reach a value of USD 1,675.6 Million by 2020. The market has also been segmented on the basis of region into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and the Rest of the World (RoW).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Controlled-Release Fertilizers Market, By Type

8 Controlled-Release Fertilizers Market, By Crop Type

9 Controlled-Release Fertilizers Market, By Region

10 Competitive Landscape

11 Company Profiles (Company At A Glance, Recent Financials, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, & Recent Developments)

– Aglukon Spezialduenger Gmbh & Co. Kg

– Agrium Inc.

– Compo Gmbh Co. Kg

– Haifa Chemicals Limited

– Israel Chemicals Limited

– Kingenta Ecological Engineering Group Co. Ltd

– Sociedad Quimica Y Minera S.A.

– Tessenderlo Group

– The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company

– Yara International Asa

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Sector: Agrochemicals and Fertilisers, Crop Farming