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Global Maize Seed Market - Segmented by Geography - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

Global Maize Seed Market - Segmented by Geography - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

The global maize seed market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.5% during the forecast period 2018-2023. Analysis indicates that, new product launches and/or product developments are the most adopted strategies, by major players in the industry.

Expansion of Poultry & Animal Feed Sector

The growing meat industry is creating a demand for more fodder crops, especially for maize, soybean, and alfalfa, which are highly nutritive, especially in protein content. Corn is the primary feed-grain in the United States, accounting for more than 95% of the total feed-grain production and use. More than 90 million acres of land is used for the production of maize, that is primarily used as livestock and animal feed. While the number of farms for corn has declined in recent years, the acreage per corn farm has increased.

Africa is the Fastest Growing Segment

Maize is one of the most important and widely grown crop in South Africa. Currently, 70 - 80% of maize consumed in South Africa is genetically modified. South Africa is also, the only country in the world whose staple (related to corn) is based primarily on GMO. In 2008, white GM maize totaled to 104 million, an increase of 48% from 2007, representing a market share of 62%.

Recent Industry Development

  • DuPont Pioneer has released 57 new corn hybrids, for the 2017 planting season.
  • Syngenta introduced 10 new NK-corn hybrids in the UK, during 2017
  • Advanta Seeds added new Phoenix-corn hybrids in the US, in 2015.
MAJOR PLAYERS: SYNGENTA INTERNATIONAL, BAYER CROP SCIENCE, DOWDUPONT, ADVANTA SEEDS, MONSANTO COMPANY, amongst others.

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  • Identify the dominating and fastest growing regions in the global maize seeds market, and their growth trends during the forecasted period
  • Analyzing various perspectives of the market with the help of Porter’s five forces analysis
  • To understand the regions that are expected to witness a fast growth during the forecast period
  • Identify the latest developments, market shares, and strategies employed by the major market players
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1. Introduction
1.1 Market Definition
1.2 Key Findings of the Study
2. Research Scope & Methodology
2.1 Study Deliverables
2.2 Study Assumptions
2.3 Research Methodology
2.4 Research Phases
3. Market Dynamics
3.1 Drivers
3.1.1 Expansion of Area under Maize Plantations
3.1.2 Genetic Customizations and Technological Developments in the form of Hybrids
3.1.3 Rising Demand for Corn as Human Food and Starch in Industrial Sector
3.1.4 Expanding Demand from Poultry and Animal Feed Sector
3.2 Restraints
3.2.1 Rising Concerns over GM Seeds
3.2.2 Years Involved in Development of New Traits
3.2.3 Lower Prices Affecting Profitability
3.3 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
3.3.5 Degree of Competition
4. Market Segmentation
4.1 By Geography
4.1.1 North America
4.1.1.1 US
4.1.1.2 Canada
4.1.1.3 Mexico
4.1.1.4 Rest of North America
4.1.2 Europe
4.1.2.1 Germany
4.1.2.2 UK
4.1.2.3 France
4.1.2.4 Spain
4.1.2.5 Italy
4.1.2.6 Rest of Europe
4.1.3 Asia-Pacific
4.1.3.1 China
4.1.3.2 Japan
4.1.3.3 India
4.1.3.4 Indonesia
4.1.3.5 Australia
4.1.3.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific
4.1.4 South America
4.1.4.1 Brazil
4.1.4.2 Argentina
4.1.4.3 Rest of South America
4.1.5 Africa
4.1.5.1 Egypt
4.1.5.2 South Africa
4.1.5.3 Rest of Africa
5. Competitive Landscape
5.1 Most Adopted Strategies
5.2 Most Active Companies in the Past Five Years
5.3 Market Share Analysis
6. Company Profiles#
6.1 Advanta Seeds
6.2 Bayer CropScience AG
6.3 China National Seed
6.4 CP Seed
6.5 DLF Trifoliu
6.6 DowDuPont
6.7 Groupe Limagrain
6.8 Hefei Fengbao
6.9 ICI Seeds
6.10 Monsanto Company
6.11 Nuziveedu Seeds
6.12 Pacific Seeds
6.13 Syngenta
#List Not Exhaustive
7. Outlook of the Market
7.1 Geographical Outlook
7.2 Industrial Outlook
8. Appendix
9. Disclaimer

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