The Pesticide and Other Agrochemical Manufacturing industry has been prevented from coming a cropper by the steadiness of downstream agriculture over the past five years. Chemical pesticides are an integral part of Britain's agriculture sector and play an important role in boosting production and productivity. Over the years, the use and importance of pesticides has gradually increased, with the industry's product portfolio evolving in line with technological advances and changing land use. Manufacturers have strengthened their product ranges by providing intricately targeted options that treat specific crops and pests.
This industry covers firms that produce pesticides and other agrochemical products, which are generally known as crop-protection products. Predominantly used in the agricultural and horticultural industries, such products play an important role in maintaining the quality, consistency and affordability of food and plants grown in the United Kingdom.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.