HOUSTON -- Producers of fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides and agricultural products are expecting a period of strong demand as the mild winter season leaves room for potentially early spring plantings and soil conditioning.

According to research by Industrialinfo.com, evidence of an increasing demand is already being noticed among fertilizer plants being evaluated by Industrial Info for capital and maintenance expenditures during 2006.

Industrial Info Resources is a marketing information service company that provides comprehensive market intelligence pertaining to the industrial processing, heavy manufacturing and energy-related industries throughout the world for more than 23 years.

SOURCE: Industrialinfo.com via Business Wire.