Commercial Seeds Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size,
Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 – 2018
82 Page Report
Commercial Seeds Market Constrained by Patent and Monopoly Issues
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Commercial Seeds Market
According to a report from Transparency Market Research (TMR), a market research firm based in the U.S.,
the global commercial seeds market will grow at a 9.9% CAGR during the forecast period of 2012-2018.
This report is titled “Commercial Seeds Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and
Forecast, 2012 - 2018”. The report further elaborates that the global commercial seeds market was valued
at US$34.50 billion in 2011 and will reach a total value of US$53.32 billion by 2018.The global market for
commercial seeds is segmented into conventional seeds and bioseeds/GM. The bioseeds market was
estimated at US$15.60 billion in 2011 and is predicted to reach US$30.21 billion by end of 2018, with a
9.9% CAGR during the forecast period.
Corn seeds grown for commercial purposes accounted as the largest sector in the commercial seeds
market. This sector held over 40% of the total market. The corn seeds segment is anticipated to be worth
US$24.26 billion by 2018. On the other hand, the sector of soybean, cereals, and vegetable seeds was the
second largest sector in 2011, with a 35% share in terms of global consumption.In 2011, soybean stood
out as the most consumed bioseed and contributed US$6.71 billion to the commercial seeds market.
Soybean’s significant use as an animal feed was the major factor behind the growth of this sector. In the
GM seeds sector, corn will dominate the market during the forecast period...