The Global Agricultural Disinfectants Market Size accounted for USD 2.1 Billion in 2022 and is estimated to achieve a market size of USD 3.1 Billion by 2032 growing at a CAGR of 4.4% from 2023 to 2032.
Agricultural Disinfectant Market Highlights
Disinfectants are products used to prevent infection by killing bacteria and inhibiting the growth of harmful microorganisms. Agricultural disinfectants are employed by farmers to enhance product quality and minimize infection risks. Livestock farmers use them on newborn animals, which are highly susceptible to infections. Additionally, agricultural farmers use these disinfectants to improve irrigation water quality. These disinfectants are available in various forms, including powders, liquids, and others. They are utilized to enhance both plant and animal health, promoting overall well-being.
Global Agricultural Disinfectants Market Dynamics
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Report Coverage
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market Size 2022
|USD 2.1 Billion
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market Forecast 2032
|USD 3.1 Billion
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market CAGR During 2023 - 2032
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market Analysis Period
|2020 - 2032
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market Base Year
|Agricultural Disinfectants Market Forecast Data
|2023 - 2032
|By Type, By Form, By Application, By End-User, And By Geography
|North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa
|Key Companies Profiled
|Entaco NV, FINK TEC GmbH, Neogen Corporation, Nufarm Limited, Quat-Chem Ltd., Safechem, Stepan Company, Thymox Technology, The Chemours Company, The Dow Chemical Company, and Zoetis.
|Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints, Competitive Analysis, Player Profiling, Covid-19 Analysis, Regulation Analysis
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Insights
The global agricultural disinfectants market size is primarily driven by the continuous rise of various infectious diseases. The rapidly increasing population is driving the demand for high agricultural productivity, and there is a growing awareness among people regarding the importance of agricultural disinfectants. A variety of disinfectants are available in the market. Among these, quaternary ammonium compounds and phenols are the most widely used types of chemicals, holding a leading share in the market.
Moreover, the deterioration of water quality and environmental constraints are further increasing the need for agricultural disinfectants, ultimately driving market growth. The rising demand for meat products and strict rules and regulations for the use of antibiotics in animal feed have supported the growth of the agricultural disinfectants market. In the near future, organic agricultural disinfectants are likely to create opportunities for the agricultural disinfectants market.
On the other hand, health hazards caused by agricultural disinfectants and environmental issues may slow market growth.
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Segmentation
The worldwide market for agricultural disinfectants is split based on type, form, application, end-user, and geography.
Agricultural Disinfectant Types
Based on the type segment, the market is categorized into hypochlorites & halogens, quaternary ammonium compounds & phenols, oxidizing agents & aldehydes, and other types. According to the Agricultural Disinfectant industry analysis, quaternary ammonium compounds & phenols have held the largest share in the type segment in recent years. Moreover, this segment is expected to be the fastest-growing during the forecast period. It finds applications in water purification, textiles, and more due to its bacteria-killing qualities. Quaternary ammonium compounds & phenols offer several benefits such as being non-toxic, effective, non-irritating, preventing regrowth, and having no odor or flavor. Additionally, they are available at a low price. The oxidizing agents & aldehydes segment is projected to experience significant growth during the forecast period.
Agricultural Disinfectant Forms
According to the agricultural disinfectant market, the form segment is divided into powder, liquid, and other forms. Within the Form segment, the liquid category emerged as the leader in terms of revenue share in previous years. This segment is easy to use and is available at a low cost compared to others. Due to these factors, the segment is expected to dominate the market throughout the forecast period. Liquid-based agricultural disinfectants are mainly used to improve crop production in agricultural fields. Hence, the market is expected to rise in this segment in the near future.
Agricultural Disinfectant Applications
In terms of the application segment, the market is categorized into surface, water sanitizing, aerial, and other applications. The water sanitizing segment accounts for the largest share of the market, primarily utilized to improve water quality. This market is mainly used for cleaning surfaces, aerial areas, and water sanitizing. In aerial applications, agricultural disinfectants are employed to reduce dust and microbes. Moreover, agricultural disinfectants are used on surfaces to remove microbes or any organic matter. This factor is expected to drive the growth of the segment in the coming years.
Agricultural Disinfectant End-Users
On the basis of end-users, the agricultural disinfectant market includes agricultural farms and livestock farms. According to the Agricultural Disinfectant market forecast, the livestock farms segment has dominated the market share and is likely to continue its dominance throughout the forecasted timeframe from 2023 to 2032. There are always concerns and awareness in livestock farms due to rising diseases in barns, pens for lambing, calving, weaning, and animal housing. Newborn and young animals, as well as pregnant animals, can easily get infected due to their weak immune systems. These factors are expected to contribute to the growth of the market.
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Regional Outlook
The Middle East & Africa
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Regional Analysis
By geography, the global agricultural disinfectants market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America, Middle East & Africa.
North America is expected to command the major share in the market, followed by Europe, owing to the increasing prevalence of livestock diseases, strict regulatory rules, and growing awareness among the people.
Europe accounts for the second position in the market, and its growth is mainly driven by increasing government support, significant awareness about various diseases, and high spending on safety. France, with a large number of agricultural fields, captures the dominant share in the European market. The increasing attention in Germany regarding the importance of crop and livestock protection is likely to support the agricultural disinfectant market in this region.
Asia-Pacific is anticipated to grow gradually over the forecast period owing to the rising need for meat products, increasing awareness among the population, and rising per capita income. Moreover, increasing government support and various awareness programs run by organizations are expected to boost the growth of the agricultural disinfectant market in this region.
On the other hand, LAMEA holds the least share in the growing market. Increasing awareness among the people and the rising prevalence of various livestock diseases have boosted the growth of the market.
Agricultural Disinfectants Market Players
Some of the top agricultural disinfectant companies offered in our report include Entaco NV, FINK TEC GmbH, Neogen Corporation, Nufarm Limited, Quat-Chem Ltd., Safechem, Stepan Company, Thymox Technology, The Chemours Company, The Dow Chemical Company, and Zoetis.
The market size of agricultural disinfectants was USD 2.1 Billion in 2022.
The CAGR of agricultural disinfectants is 4.4% during the analysis period of 2023 to 2032.
The key players operating in the global market are including Entaco NV, FINK TEC GmbH, Neogen Corporation, Nufarm Limited, Quat-Chem Ltd., Safechem, Stepan Company, Thymox Technology, The Chemours Company, The Dow Chemical Company, and Zoetis.
North America held the dominating position in agricultural disinfectants industry during the analysis period of 2023 to 2032.
Asia-Pacific region exhibited fastest growing CAGR for market of agricultural disinfectants during the analysis period of 2023 to 2032.
The current trends and dynamics in the agricultural disinfectants industry include increasing need to safeguard crops from pests and diseases, growing consumer demand for safe and contamination-free food, and emergence of greenhouse vegetable production and vertical farming.
The liquid type held the maximum share of the agricultural disinfectants industry.