Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association
Supply · Service · Stewardship

In Crop Protection, America First

In nominal terms, the global market for crop protection chemicals further declined to $53.1 billion in In nominal terms, the global market for crop protection chemicals further declined to $53.1 billion in harvest year 2016 as measured at the ex-company level and using average year exchange rates throughout. This represents the second year of decline in the global market. The rate of decline, however, has slowed with the big drop of some 9.8% in 2015 as compared to 2014 coming down to a more modest decline of some 2.6% in 2016 as compared to 2015. A recovery from this now low base of just over $53 billion should be more readily achieved. The question remains as of to what extent that growth returns already in 2017.
 
Click Here to read more.