Global Limestone for Agriculture Market 2019-2023

Global Limestone for Agriculture Market 2019-2023

About this market

The new methods of limestone extraction to emerge as major trend in the market. Newer methods of limestone extraction result in lesser pollution and undesirable consequences as compared to the traditional methods of quarrying and mining. Technavio’s analysts have predicted that the limestone for agriculture market will register a CAGR of almost 6% by 2023.

Market Overview

Increasing need to balance soil pH

To raise the soil pH to a level that supports growth of fruits and vegetables, crushed limestone needs to be applied to the soil.

Availability of alternatives to aglime

Although wood as is cheaper than aglime, its CCE is lesser than aglime. As liming is a long process, which can take many years to show the results, this limits the adoption of limestone products and inhibit growth of the market.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive and challenge the growth of the limestone for agriculture market during the 2019-2023, view our report.

Competitive Landscape

The market appears to be fragmented and with the presence of several companies including Nordkalk and Sibelco the competitive environment is quite intense. Factors such as the new methods of limestone extraction and the increasing need to balance soil pH, will provide considerable growth opportunities to limestone for agriculture manufactures. Leiths Group, Lhoist, Minerals Technologies, Nordkalk, and Sibelco are some of the major companies covered in this report.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global limestone market
      • Table Segments of global limestone market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2018
  • Market segmentation by material
    • Table Material - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by material
      • Table Comparison by material
    • Calcitic - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Calcitic - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Calcitic - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Dolomitic - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Dolomitic - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Dolomitic - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by material
      • Table Market opportunity by material
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by product
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Leiths Group
      • Table Leiths Group - Vendor overview
      • Table Leiths Group - Product segments
      • Table Leiths Group - Organizational developments
      • Table Leiths Group - Key offerings
      • Table Leiths Group - Key customers
    • Lhoist
      • Table Lhoist - Vendor overview
      • Table Lhoist - Product segments
      • Table Lhoist - Key offerings
      • Table Lhoist - Key customers
    • Minerals Technologies
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Vendor overview
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Business segments
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Organizational developments
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Geographic focus
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Segment focus
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Key offerings
      • Table Minerals Technologies - Key customers
    • Nordkalk
      • Table Nordkalk - Vendor overview
      • Table Nordkalk - Business segments
      • Table Nordkalk - Organizational developments
      • Table Nordkalk - Segment focus
      • Table Nordkalk - Key offerings
      • Table Nordkalk - Key customers
    • Sibelco
      • Table Sibelco - Vendor overview
      • Table Sibelco - Business segments
      • Table Sibelco - Organizational developments
      • Table Sibelco - Segment focus
      • Table Sibelco - Key offerings
      • Table Sibelco - Key customers
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
    • List of abbreviations
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