1 INTRODUCTION 19
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 19
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 19
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 20
FIGURE 1 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SEGMENTATION 20
FIGURE 2 REGIONAL SEGMENTATION 20
1.3.1 PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED 21
1.4 CURRENCY UNIT CONSIDERED 21
TABLE 1 USD EXCHANGE RATES, 2015-2019 22
1.5 STAKEHOLDERS 22

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 23
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 23
FIGURE 3 RESEARCH DESIGN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET 23
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 24
2.1.1.1 Key Data from Secondary Sources 24
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 25
2.1.2.1 Key Data from Primary Sources 25
2.1.2.2 Breakdown of Primaries 25
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 26
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 26
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 26
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 27
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 27
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 28
FIGURE 6 DATA TRIANGULATION METHODOLOGY 28
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS 29
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 29
2.4.2 LIMITATIONS OF THE STUDY 30

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 31
FIGURE 7 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 32
FIGURE 8 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 33
FIGURE 9 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 34
FIGURE 10 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET: REGIONAL SNAPSHOT 35

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 36
4.1 OPPORTUNITIES IN THE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET 36
FIGURE 11 RISE IN ORGANIC AGRICULTURE AREA HAS LED TO INCREASED DEMAND FOR HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS 36
4.2 SEED TREATMENT MARKET, BY MODE OF APPLICATION 36
FIGURE 12 SOIL IS ESTIMATED TO BE THE MOST PREFERRED MODE OF APPLICATION IN THE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET IN 2020 36
4.3 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY TYPE & REGION 37
FIGURE 13 EUROPE TO ACCOUNT FOR THE LARGEST MARKET SHARE FOR HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS IN 2020 37
4.4 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY KEY COUNTRY & TYPE 37
FIGURE 14 SPAIN WOULD BE A MAJOR CONSUMER OF HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS IN THE EUROPEAN REGION IN 2020 37
4.5 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET: MAJOR REGIONAL SUBMARKETS 38
FIGURE 15 THE US TO ACCOUNT FOR THE LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2020 38

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 39
5.1 INTRODUCTION 39
5.2 MACROECONOMIC INDICATORS 39
5.2.1 DECLINE IN ARABLE LAND 39
FIGURE 16 ARABLE LAND AREA PER CAPITA, 1960-2050 (HA) 39
TABLE 2 YIELD INCREASE OF ANNUAL FOOD CROPS FROM BIOSTIMULANTS APPLICATION 40
5.2.2 CLIMATIC CHANGES RESULT IN ABIOTIC STRESS IMPACTING CROP GROWTH 40
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 41
FIGURE 17 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 41
5.3.1 DRIVERS 41
5.3.1.1 Demand for adoption of sustainable solutions 41
5.3.1.2 Limited entry barriers resulting in the entry of players of different tiers 42
5.3.1.3 High-value crops with export value experience higher demand 42
FIGURE 18 AREA HARVESTED UNDER FRUIT & VEGETABLE CROPS, 2013-2017 (MILLION HA) 43
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 43
5.3.2.1 Local players do not guarantee authenticity of biostimulant products 43
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 44
5.3.3.1 Stronger innovative product portfolio for broad-acre crops 44
FIGURE 19 HARVESTED AREA OF KEY CEREAL AND OILSEED CROPS, 2013-2017 (MILLION HA) 44
5.3.3.2 Technological advancements in biostimulant production 45
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 45
5.3.4.1 Uncertainty in the regulatory framework of biostimulants 45
5.3.4.2 High demand for seaweed biostimulants 46
FIGURE 20 ANNUAL SEAWEED PRODUCTION, 2011-2015 (MILLION TONNE) 46
5.4 PATENT ANALYSIS 47
FIGURE 21 REGIONAL ANALYSIS: PATENT APPROVAL FOR BIOSTIMULANTS, 2017-2020 47
TABLE 3 LIST OF IMPORTANT PATENTS FOR BIOSTIMULANT, 2017-2020 47
5.5 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 50
FIGURE 22 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 50
5.6 YC-YCC SHIFTS IN THE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET 51
FIGURE 23 IDENTIFICATION OF THE MOST EFFECTIVE BIOACTIVE MOLECULES CONTAINING DIFFERENT KINDS OF EXTRACTS TO FIGHT ABIOTIC STRESSES IS DRIVING THE MARKET 51
5.7 MARKET ECOSYSTEM 52
5.8 COVID-19 IMPACT ON THE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET 52
5.9 PRICING ANALYSIS 53
FIGURE 24 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE PRICE 2016-2020 (USD PER KT) 53

6 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY MODE OF APPLICATION 54
6.1 INTRODUCTION 55
FIGURE 25 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 55
TABLE 4 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 55
6.2 FOLIAR TREATMENT 56
6.2.1 FOLIAR TREATMENT IS THE MOST PREFERRED APPLICATION MODE IN HORTICULTURAL CROPS 56
TABLE 5 FOLIAR TREATMENT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 56
6.3 SOIL TREATMENT 57
6.3.1 TREATMENT ENHANCES SOIL HEALTH WITHOUT AFFECTING BENEFICIAL ORGANISMS 57
TABLE 6 SOIL TREATMENT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 57
6.4 SEED TREATMENT 57
6.4.1 SEED PRE-TREATMENT WITH BIOSTIMULANTS HELPS IN FASTER GERMINATION 57
TABLE 7 SEED TREATMENT MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 58

7 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY TYPE 59
7.1 INTRODUCTION 60
FIGURE 26 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 60
TABLE 8 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 61
TABLE 9 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 61
7.2 HUMIC ACID 61
7.2.1 HUMIC ACID FROM VARIOUS SOURCES FUNCTIONS DIFFERENTLY 61
TABLE 10 HUMIC ACID-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 62
TABLE 11 HUMIC ACID-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (KT) 62
7.3 FULVIC ACID 63
7.3.1 FULVIC ACID IS SOLUBLE IN ALL PH CONDITIONS 63
TABLE 12 FULVIC ACID-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 63
TABLE 13 FULVIC ACID-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (KT) 64
7.4 POTASSIUM HUMATE 64
7.4.1 POTASSIUM HUMATE IS USUALLY APPLIED THROUGH FERTIGATION 64
TABLE 14 POTASSIUM HUMATE-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 15 POTASSIUM HUMATE-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (KT) 65

8 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY CROP APPLICATION 66
8.1 INTRODUCTION 67
FIGURE 27 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 16 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 68
8.2 AGRICULTURE (OPEN FIELDS) 68
8.2.1 FRUITS & VEGETABLES 68
8.2.1.1 Changes in consumer preferences drive the market for biostimulants in fruits and vegetables 68
TABLE 17 APPLICATION EFFECTS OF BIOSTIMULANTS ON FRUIT & VEGETABLE CROPS 68
TABLE 18 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN FRUIT & VEGETABLE CULTIVATION, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 69
8.2.2 CEREALS 70
8.2.2.1 Increase in awareness of the benefits of biostimulants has been encouraging their use on cereal crops 70
TABLE 19 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN CEREAL CULTIVATION, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 70
8.2.3 OILSEEDS 70
8.2.3.1 High-value crops such as soybean require nutrient additives 70
TABLE 20 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN OILSEED CULTIVATION, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 71
8.2.4 FIBER CROPS 71
8.2.4.1 Biostimulants improve fiber characteristics in fiber crops 71
TABLE 21 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN FIBER CROP CULTIVATION, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 71
8.2.5 OTHER CROP TYPES 72
TABLE 22 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN OTHER CROP TYPES, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 72
8.3 OTHER APPLICATIONS 72
TABLE 23 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE IN OTHER APPLICATIONS, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 73

9 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY FORMULATION 74
9.1 INTRODUCTION 75
FIGURE 28 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2020 VS. 2025 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 24 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 76
9.2 LIQUID 76
9.2.1 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS ARE MOSTLY APPLIED IN THE LIQUID FORM 76
TABLE 25 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANT LIQUIDS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 76
9.3 WATER-SOLUBLE POWDER 77
9.3.1 WATER-SOLUBLE POWDERS ARE EASY TO MANUFACTURE, TRANSPORT, AND STORE 77
TABLE 26 WATER-SOLUBLE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANT POWDERS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 77
9.4 WATER-SOLUBLE GRANULE 78
9.4.1 WATER-SOLUBLE GRANULES DO NOT REQUIRE FREQUENT APPLICATION 78
TABLE 27 WATER-SOLUBLE BIOSTIMULANT GRANULES MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 78
9.5 OTHER FORMULATIONS 78
9.5.1 CRYSTALS & FLAKES ARE MAINLY APPLIED IN LANDSCAPES 78
TABLE 28 OTHER BIOSTIMULANT FORMULATIONS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 79

10 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET, BY REGION 80
10.1 INTRODUCTION 81
FIGURE 29 EUROPE HELD THE LARGEST SHARE IN THE HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 81
TABLE 29 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 30 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (KT) 82
10.2 NORTH AMERICA 82
10.2.1 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 83
10.2.2 TRADE ANALYSIS 84
10.2.2.1 Export scenario of fertilizers 84
FIGURE 30 NORTH AMERICA: FERTILIZER EXPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 84
10.2.2.2 Import scenario of fertilizers 84
FIGURE 31 NORTH AMERICA: FERTILIZER IMPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 31 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC BIOSTIMULANTS SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 32 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC BIOSTIMULANTS SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (KT) 85
TABLE 33 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 34 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 86
TABLE 35 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 36 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 37 NORTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 87
10.2.3 US 88
10.2.3.1 Presence of major seed companies in the US aids the growth of the humic-based biostimulants market 88
TABLE 38 US: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 39 US: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 40 US: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 89
10.2.4 CANADA 89
10.2.4.1 Investments in organic farming are boosting the market for humic-based biostimulants in the country 89
TABLE 41 CANADA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 42 CANADA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 43 CANADA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 91
10.2.5 MEXICO 91
10.2.5.1 Government and private sector to promote organic farming in Mexico 91
TABLE 44 MEXICO: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 45 MEXICO: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 46 MEXICO: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 93
10.3 ASIA PACIFIC 93
FIGURE 32 ASIA PACIFIC: MARKET SNAPSHOT 94
10.3.1 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 94
10.3.2 TRADE ANALYSIS 95
10.3.2.1 Export scenario of fertilizers 95
FIGURE 33 ASIA PACIFIC: FERTILIZER EXPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 95
10.3.2.2 Import scenario of fertilizers 95
FIGURE 34 ASIA PACIFIC: FERTILIZER IMPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 47 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 48 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (KT) 96
TABLE 49 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 50 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 97
TABLE 51 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 52 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 53 ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 98
10.3.3 CHINA 98
10.3.3.1 Sustainable agricultural practices are being adopted by farmers with more concern toward environmental safety 98
TABLE 54 CHINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 55 CHINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 99
TABLE 56 CHINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 99
10.3.4 JAPAN 100
10.3.4.1 Demand for residue-free food in Japan enables the demand for biostimulants 100
TABLE 57 JAPAN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 58 JAPAN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 100
TABLE 59 JAPAN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 101
10.3.5 INDIA 101
10.3.5.1 A regulatory body is required to authenticate biostimulant products in India 101
TABLE 60 INDIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 61 INDIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 102
TABLE 62 INDIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 102
10.3.6 AUSTRALIA 103
10.3.6.1 Increase in demand for organic food products drives the adoption of biostimulants in agricultural practices in Australia 103
TABLE 63 AUSTRALIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 64 AUSTRALIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 103
TABLE 65 AUSTRALIA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 104
10.3.7 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 104
TABLE 66 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 67 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 105
TABLE 68 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 105
10.4 EUROPE 105
FIGURE 35 SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN ORGANIC AGRICULTURE AREA HAS LED TO INCREASED DEMAND FOR HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS IN EUROPE 106
10.4.1 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 107
10.4.2 TRADE ANALYSIS 107
10.4.2.1 Export scenario of fertilizers 107
FIGURE 36 EUROPE: FERTILIZER EXPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 107
10.4.2.2 Import scenario of fertilizers 108
FIGURE 37 EUROPE: FERTILIZER IMPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 69 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 70 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (MT) 109
TABLE 71 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 109
TABLE 72 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 109
TABLE 73 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 74 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 110
TABLE 75 EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 111
10.4.3 FRANCE 111
10.4.3.1 Government initiatives supporting organic production has led to increased demand for humic-based biostimulants in France 111
TABLE 76 FRANCE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 77 FRANCE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 112
TABLE 78 FRANCE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (MT) 112
10.4.4 GERMANY 113
10.4.4.1 Increase in organic agriculture has led to increased use of organic plant enhancement products in Germany 113
TABLE 79 GERMANY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 80 GERMANY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 81 GERMANY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 114
10.4.5 SPAIN 114
10.4.5.1 Increased consumption of organic food in Spain has led to rise in demand for biological crop enhancement products 114
TABLE 82 SPAIN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 83 SPAIN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 84 SPAIN: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 115
10.4.6 ITALY 115
10.4.6.1 Government support to encourage organic farming will, in turn, lead to demand for biological crop enhancement products 115
TABLE 85 ITALY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 86 ITALY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 87 ITALY: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 116
10.4.7 NETHERLANDS 117
10.4.7.1 Rise in demand for organic products has led to an increase in organic farming and crop enhancement in the Netherlands 117
TABLE 88 NETHERLANDS: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 89 NETHERLANDS: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 118
TABLE 90 NETHERLANDS: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 118
10.4.8 REST OF EUROPE 118
TABLE 91 REST OF EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 92 REST OF EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 93 REST OF EUROPE: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 119
10.5 SOUTH AMERICA 120
10.5.1 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 120
10.5.2 TRADE ANALYSIS 120
10.5.2.1 Export scenario of fertilizers 120
FIGURE 38 SOUTH AMERICA: FERTILIZER EXPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 120
10.5.2.2 Import scenario of fertilizers 121
FIGURE 39 SOUTH AMERICA: FERTILIZER IMPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 94 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 95 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY COUNTRY, 2018-2025 (KT) 122
TABLE 96 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 97 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 122
TABLE 98 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 99 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 123
TABLE 100 SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 124
10.5.3 BRAZIL 124
10.5.3.1 Export demand for soybean and oilseeds drives the market for sustainable solutions in Brazil 124
TABLE 101 BRAZIL: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 124
TABLE 102 BRAZIL: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 125
TABLE 103 BRAZIL: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 125
10.5.4 ARGENTINA 126
10.5.4.1 Growth in organic farming production in Argentina is creating a market for biostimulants 126
TABLE 104 ARGENTINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 105 ARGENTINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 126
TABLE 106 ARGENTINA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 127
10.5.5 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 127
TABLE 107 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 108 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 128
TABLE 109 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 128
10.6 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) 129
10.6.1 REGULATORY FRAMEWORK 129
10.6.2 TRADE ANALYSIS 129
10.6.2.1 Export scenario of fertilizers 129
FIGURE 40 ROW: FERTILIZER EXPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 129
10.6.2.2 Import scenario of fertilizers 130
FIGURE 41 ROW: FERTILIZER IMPORT VALUE, BY KEY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 110 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 111 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2018-2025 (KT) 131
TABLE 112 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 113 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 132
TABLE 114 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 132
TABLE 115 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY MODE OF APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 132
TABLE 116 ROW: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY FORMULATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 133
10.6.3 AFRICA 133
10.6.3.1 Commercial farmers in Africa are adopting new technologies 133
TABLE 117 AFRICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 133
TABLE 118 AFRICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 134
TABLE 119 AFRICA: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 134
10.6.4 MIDDLE EAST 135
10.6.4.1 The need to enhance crop yields is driving the market for humic-based biostimulants in the Middle East 135
TABLE 120 MIDDLE-EAST: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 121 MIDDLE-EAST: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2018-2025 (KT) 135
TABLE 122 MIDDLE EAST: HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET SIZE, BY CROP APPLICATION, 2018-2025 (USD MILLION) 136

11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 137
11.1 OVERVIEW 137
11.2 MARKET EVALUATION FRAMEWORK 137
FIGURE 42 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS: TRENDS IN COMPANY STRATEGIES, 2017-2020 138
11.3 COMPANY EVALUATION MATRIX 138
11.3.1 STARS 138
11.3.2 EMERGING LEADERS 138
11.3.3 PERVASIVE PLAYERS 139
11.3.4 PARTICIPANTS 139
FIGURE 43 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET: COMPANY EVALUATION MATRIX, 2019 139
11.4 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 140
FIGURE 44 HUMIC-BASED BIOSTIMULANTS MARKET: COMPANY MARKET SHARE, 2019 140
11.5 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 140
11.5.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 140
TABLE 123 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2016 140
11.5.2 AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND PARTNERSHIPS 141
TABLE 124 AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND PARTNERSHIPS, 2017-2019 141
11.5.3 EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS 141
TABLE 125 EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS, 2019 141
11.5.4 ACQUISITIONS 142
TABLE 126 ACQUISITIONS, 2019 142

12 COMPANY PROFILES 143
(Business Overview, Products, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
12.1 KOPPERT BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS 143
12.2 VALAGRO SPA 144
12.3 BIOLCHIM S.P.A 145
12.4 FMC CORPORATION 146
FIGURE 45 FMC CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 146
12.5 HAIFA GROUP 148
12.6 UPL LIMITED 149
FIGURE 46 UPL LIMITED: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 149
12.7 BAYER AG 150
FIGURE 47 BAYER AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 150
12.8 SIKKO INDUSTRIES LTD 152
12.9 NOVIHUM TECHNOLOGIES GMBH 153
12.10 HUMINTECH GMBH 154
12.11 BORREGAARD 156
FIGURE 48 BORREGAARD: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 156
12.12 QINGDAO FUTURE GROUP 157
12.13 PROMISOL 159
12.14 BIOLINE 160
12.15 HUMIC GROWTH SOLUTIONS 161
12.16 ACTAGRO 163
12.17 ROVENSA 164
12.18 TAGROW 165
12.19 CIFO 166
12.20 LOVELAND 167
*Details on Business Overview, Product,, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

13 APPENDIX 168
13.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 168
13.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 172
13.3 AUTHOR DETAILS 174