Nitrogenous Fertilizers Market Outlook


Nitrogen enables the crops to grow fast, provides better colour, texture, and increases the agricultural productivity. Nitrogenous fertilizers are most commonly produced by Haber Bosch process. Nitrogen fertilizers can also be obtained from animal manure and compost. Growing demand for high efficiency fertilizers, shrinking farmland and productivity of agriculture, inclination towards eco-friendly agricultural practices are key factors driving the market demand for nitrogenous fertilizers. Growing population pool is a factor for growth of nitrogenous fertilizers in order to keep up health concerns of population globally. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), global ratio of arable land dropped down to 0.197 hectares per person in 2013. However, regulatory and environmental constraints for coated products and high manufacturing costs restrain the market.


This market is expected to gain traction over the forecast period due to high productivity and wide range of benefits. Many of the market players are attracted towards Latin America and Asia Pacific, largest producers of corn and rice. The key players of market are concentrated on acquisitions, new product developments, expansions, and investments to maintain the position in the market.



Nitrogenous Fertilizers Market


Market Scope: Nitrogenous Fertilizers Market


The market is classified on the basis of product type, crop type, mode of application, region


Based on Product, market is segmented as

  • Ammonium Nitrate
  • Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN)
  • Urea
  • Ammonium Sulphate


Based on Crop Type, market is segmented as

  • Cereals and grains
  • Oilseeds and pulses
  • Fruits and vegetables


Based on Mode of Application, market is segmented as

  • Fertigation
  • Soil
  • Foliar


Based on Region, market is segmented as

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • The Middle East and Africa


Regional Analysis: Global Nitrogenous Fertilizers Market


North America has a significant revenue share owing to increase in adoption of eco-friendly farming practices. Growing demanding for healthy food products, increase in the production of fruits and vegetables in U.S. are anticipated to fuel the market over the forecast period. Europe is growing at unprecedented CAGR over the forecast period due to rise in R&D activities, inclination towards nitrogenous fertilizers, and adoption of agricultural technologies. However, Asia Pacific is an emerging region attributed to increase in population demanding on farming, rise in adoption of eco-friendly farming, and better availability of the products are expected to propel market.


Competitor Analysis:


  • Agrium Inc. (Canada)
  • The Dow Chemical Company (U.S.)
  • Yara International ASA (Norway)
  • Bayer CropScience AG (Germany)
  • Coromandel International Limited (India)
  • DuPont (U.S.)
  • Koch Industries Inc. (U.S.A.)
  • Syngenta AG (Switzerland)
  • Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. (Canada)
  • Monsanto Company (U.S.)
  • INCOTEC Group BV (Netherlands)


Key Developments:


  • In August 2014, Tata Chemicals launched Tata Paras ammonium phosphate sulfur fertilizer.


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