Regional Coverage: North America
In 2014, the U.S. crop protection chemical industry experienced a challenging year for manufacturers as unfavorable
weather conditions combined with declining commodity prices forced manufacturers to make big decisions
on the future direction of their business. As a result, M&A activity picked up during the year, new CEOs
were announced, and partnerships were made as well as dissolved. The 2015 year is expected to be yet another
exciting year as manufacturers develop their own strategies as growers are tempted to reduce pesticide use,
but ensuring yields may be more important. This report will provide insights and trends shaping the crop protection
industry through profiling the 20 leading suppliers, which make up over 98% of the total industry value.
This Report Will Help Subscribers to:
- Highlights into major decisions, actions, and company
results for 2015
- New list of industry suppliers as M&A activity is
constantly changing the supplier landscape.
- A review of the major drivers impacting the crop
protection industry in 2015
- Events that have affected the performance of
crop protection manufacturers in 2015
- Scenarios assessing potential impact on companies,
products, technologies and industry structure
to 2020 and beyond
- Ag retailer highlights and strategies as this segment
of the industry continues to evolve
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