is an engineering, science and technology conducted at the nanoscale (1-1000) and is a key improvement for agriculture sector. Agriculture is witnessing numerous issues and challenges such as population growth, climate change and limited availability of plant nuterients such as phosphorus and potassium. Developments in nanotechnology are set to address these issues effectively with applications in agricultural production. Pesticide formulations and nanosensors are emerging as the major applications of nanotechnology in agriculture especially in developing countries. The global agriculture nanotechnology market is poised to witness growth of XX% CAGR during the forecast period to reach revenue of $XXm by 2021.
This report provides detailed analysis of the global agriculture nanotechnology market
based on the application such as crop protection, soil improvement, water purification diagnostic, and plant breeding. The global agricultural nanotechnology market is also segmented by end users which includes: farmers/producers, R&D institutes and government organizations. Global food waste management market is also analyzed based on the geographic regions that include North America, Europe, APAC, and Rest of the World (RoW). The market is further segmented on the basis of the key countries in the region. Agriculture being the low profit industry, nanotechnology in agriculture is expected to witness tremendous regulatory hurdles in parallel with the opposition of NGOs.
Global agriculture nanotechnology market is fragmented market with the presence of significant number of players. Major players in the market includes:
- Nanoscale Corporation (U.S.)
- Buitendijk Techniek BV (The Netherlands)
- Nanosys, Inc. (U.S.)
- LYC North America, Inc. (U.S.)
- Kaydon Corporation (U.S.).
Acquisition and product launch are the key strategies adopted by the major players to enhance their market share. Other players in the market are:
- Kaydon Corporation (U.S.)
- Roballo Engineering Co Ltd (UK)
- Universal Industrial Products Inc. (India)
- SCHAEFFLER Group (Germany)
- NSK Ltd (Japan).