Investment Analysis of Fungicide Industry in China Edition (1)

Fungicides have witnessed a great development in recent years and its market has become one of the driving forces of global pesticide market. The total sales value of fungicides in the global market keeps increasing in these years because of the strong demand and the expansion of GM crops planting. In addition to the fast development in the world, Fungicides are also one of the drivers for the pesticide...

Chinese Fungicide Industry Continues to Benefit Most from Planting Industry Edition (1)

Over the past decades, both upstream and downstream industries of fungicide industry have witnessed some changes, bringing great influences to China’s fungicide industry. Planting industry is one of the most important downstream industries of fungicide industry and heavily affected it and this situation will continue in the next few years. In this report, it described the changes of planting...

Future of Yellow Phosphorus in China Edition (5)

China owns the largest capacity and output of yellow phosphorus in the world. In 2013, the capacity already reached about 2,340,000 t/a with a low operating rate. Overcapacity has been a big issue in the industry. Even so, the export of yellow phosphorus is under restriction in China. In order to protect the domestic phosphorus ore resources and promote the development and structural adjustment of...

Fungicide Dynamics in China Edition (1)

In 2013, China’s fungicide industry continued to enjoy a fast growth, with the output volume and value up 33.55% and 20.98% YoY respectively. During 2013, the total value of fungicide import and export reached USD 1,306.58 million, increasing by 9.68% from 2012. Both the import and export volume and value of fungicides witnessed growth in 2013. As for new fungicide registration, the number of...

Insecticide Industry Trend in China Edition (1)

The market size of insecticide kept an uptrend all around the world in the past decade, owing to the use of seed-treating agent and planting of GM crops. In the global pesticide market, the sales value of insecticide reached USD 14 billion in 2011, up 15.5% YoY, and captured about 28% of the total sales value in 2013, thanking to the rising demand from soybean and cotton industries in Brazil. All these...

CCMP Price Forecast (July to December monthly average ex-work price of 2014) Edition (1)

2-Chloro-5-chloromethylpyridine (CCMP), the key intermediate for the production of imidacloprid and acetamiprid, is attracting more and more attention from imidacloprid and acetamiprid producers. Imidacloprid, as one of the major insecticides in China, also plays an important role in the global agrochemical market. The price of CCMP greatly influences the production cost of imidacloprid, thereby leading...

Competitive Herbicides in China Edition (1)

GM (Genetically modified) crops with herbicide tolerance have greatly driven the development of some herbicides in the past years. As some herbicide categories of ultra-high activity such as amide herbicides, sulfonylurea herbicides and imidazolone herbicides came out, the development of chemical weeding brought revolutionary change. GM crops also impact the global herbicide market. Before herbicide-tolerant...

Global Market of Yellow Phosphorus Edition (3)

Phosphate is crucial to human beings because of its feature of being non-renewable and the great importance of phosphate fertilizer in agricultural production. Thus, phosphorus resources are attracting more and more attention in the world. In order to protect phosphorus resources, some countries in the world have restricted the production and export of yellow phosphorus. Still, some countries are encouraging...

Production and Market of Pentaerythritol in China Edition (10)

Background: The main end use segments of pentaerythritol in China are alkyd resin, polyurethane, rosin pentaerythritol ester and lubricant. China’s automobile industry and building industry developed quickly in the past few years, resulting in the increasing demand for coating & paint. China became the largest coating & paint producer in the world in 2009, demanding more and more pentaerythritol. The...

Survey of Triazole Fungicides in China Edition (3)

Background: Triazole fungicides are low-toxicity and efficient fungicides that are becoming more and more popular in China. They are widely used in all kinds of crops, such as grain crops like wheat, rice, and economic crops like apple and banana. Among these applications, grain crops are the main downstream of triazole fungicides. Industrial affairs: In recent years, the production of triazole fungicides...