The report provides comprehensive insights into the Strategic Positioning, Strategic Priorities, Strategic Responsiveness and Key Strategies & Plans for AGCO Corporation based on a holistic assessment as well as comprehensive analysis of Business Activities, Strategic Initiatives, Business & Strategic Developments and Strategic Moves & Measures against the backdrop of an evolving industry landscape & shifting global dynamics.
2. Backdrop: Global Agriculture Equipment Industry Driven by strong, long-term Industry Fundamentals
The global agriculture equipment industry is driven by strong, long-term industry fundamentals with the global agricultural output required to double itself by 2050 as against the present level, in order, to match the rate of global population growth, as per projections, amid diminishing natural resources, thus, highlighting & underscoring the imminent & urgent need for tremendously enhancing efficiency & productivity through precision farming. The industry has additional strong growth drivers as well in the form of growing demand from the bio-fuel industry for agriculture sources based feedstock and strong, sustained global agriculture commodity price trend.
The global agriculture equipment industry is in the midst of a technology-driven evolution phase involving incorporation & integration of a host of ICT technologies onto product platforms that has augmented the capabilities of these machines tremendously by delivering enhanced operating efficiency through detailed performance monitoring & assessment, improved operating economics, focus on prognostics and remote machinery tracking as well as diagnostics. Further, new product development efforts underway across key global OEMs have a significant focus as well as emphasis on technological innovations capable of delivering & translating into performance & productivity enhancements.
3. Scope of Analysis: Strategies, Plans, SWOT, Key Industry Trends & Force Field Analysis
Strategy Excerpts: The report provides Key Insights into Strategies & Plans being pursued by AGCO Corporation spearheaded by:
1. Analysis of AGCO's Long-Term Africa Growth Strategy. 2. Strategic Expansion of Manufacturing Footprint across Emerging Markets. 3. Analysis of AGCO's Technology Strategy focusing on further Integartion of ICT Technologies. (More strategies & Plans available in the report)
This report on AGCO Corporation also includes an insightful SWOT framework analysis on the company; which is used extensively for an assessment of the internal as well as external business environment of an organization as part of the strategic planning process. The framework generates a snapshot of the company’s inherent strengths & weaknesses as part of the internal environment assessment and outlines potential growth opportunities as well as threats as part of the external environment assessment.
The report concludes by providing comprehensive insights into the key industry trends, issues, challenges, risk factors besides identifying key driving & restraining forces & assessing their potential degree of impact through a force field analysis followed by industry outlook for 2014.4. Relevance & Usefulness: Strategic Business Analysis, Planning & Decision-Making Process
The report provides insights & inputs to be incorporated into the broader strategic planning & decision making processes and will be essential from a competitive analysis standpoint as well.
The report will be useful for:
Competitive Assessment as well as Comprehensive Strategic Business Analysis
Assessment of degree of environmental responsiveness as well as strategic orientation
Gaining access to Key Inputs for Strategic Planning & Decision-Making Process
Identification of opportunities which could be capitalized upon
Identification of potential threats in the business environment
Analysis of and Insights into key Strategies & Plans being pursued by the company
Identifying & highlighting areas for Strategic Changes, Adjustments & Realignment
Gaining a Strategic Perspective on the Business & Strategic Outlook for 2014
Access to Key Industry Trends, Issues & Challenges, Risk Factors & Industry Outlook for 2014
5. For Whom: Key Decision-Makers across Industry Value Chain
The report would be essential for those having strategic interest in AGCO Corporation and the Global Agriculture Equipment Industry & will be especially useful for Key Decision-Makers, Top Management of Companies, OEMs, Suppliers, Distributors, Vendors and other Key Players in the Industry Value Chain as well as existing & potential Investors, Industry & Company Analysts & those associated with the Industry or the Company.
6. Report Highlights: Visual Representation/Orientation with a Slide based Architecture
The report is comprehensive yet concise & compact at the same time; is custom-built for meetings & presentations with visual representation & orientation based on a slide architecture, being built on the Microsoft PowerPoint platform; in addition, to being a ready self-reckoner as well as a quick reference guide driving, enabling & ensuring prompt and informed decision making.
7. Key Takeaways: Enhances Scope of Utilization/Application with Visual Representation & Saves Time
This PowerPoint architecture based report provides high readability & ease of navigation and saves significant amount of time by saving the end-user the effort of sifting through voluminous pages of text besides enhancing the scope of retention, utilization & application of analysis with visual representation and incorporation of relevant images to support & supplement the analysis.