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Corn Farming in Canada - Industry Market Research Report

Corn Farming in Canada

The Corn Farming industry in Canada has struggled with unfavourable commodity prices and heavy global competition over the past five years. Corn is used in a variety of products for fuel, consumption and production and it contends with a high level of competition from potential substitutes and global corn farmers. Corn has become a decreasingly attractive option to other substitutes for animal feed, which has dragged its price down. Animal feed accounts for the largest source of industry revenue and its performance has dragged down the industry. The price of corn and animal feed have declined over the past five years as a result of increased production of corn substitutes and higher levels of penetration of animal feed from the United States into Canada. The Corn Farming industry in Canada is expected to recover slightly over the next five years.

This industry primarily grows corn, except sweet corn, and produces corn seeds. Corn commonly refers to the grains or kernels of Zea mays, a tall annual cereal grass. Corn is a staple food in many parts of the world and is also a key input in the production of biofuel, sweeteners, oil and other products.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

ABOUT THIS INDUSTRY
Industry Definition
Main Activities
Similar Industries
Additional Resources

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE

INDUSTRY PERFORMANCE
Executive Summary
Key External Drivers
Current Performance
Industry Outlook
Industry Life Cycle

PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Supply Chain
Products & Services
Demand Determinants
Major Markets
International Trade
Business Locations

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Industry Globalization

MAJOR COMPANIES

OPERATING CONDITIONS
Capital Intensity
Technology & Systems
Revenue Volatility
Regulation & Policy
Industry Assistance

KEY STATISTICS
Industry Data
Annual Change
Key Ratios

JARGON & GLOSSARY

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