Biotech Updates

World Seed Treatment Market Report

August 17, 2016

The world seed treatment market is expected to generate a revenue of about US$7.8 billion by 2021, increasing at a prominent compound annual growth rate of 8.3 percent from 2015 to 2021. This projection is according to the latest release of Acute Market Reports on World Seed Treatment Market - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014 – 2021.

Through the years, seed treatment has emerged as a cost-effective crop protection solution as compared to traditional spraying because it is more efficient and less labor intensive. Seed treatment involves coating of the seeds with treating agent, thus, low amount of active ingredients is needed for protection against diseases and pests. Increasing prices of GM seeds have led to the emergence of crop protection to reduce the risk on investment.

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