The 2015 Market Research Report on Global Potassium Sulphate Industry provides the latest data and information on potassium sulphate market with an overview on the worldwide manufacturers and markets.
The global specialty fertilizers market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7% from 2015 to reach $19,885 million by 2020. This according to another research report titled Specialty Fertilizers Market by Type (Monoammonium Phosphate, Monopotassium phosphate, Potassium Nitrate, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Sulfate, Urea, UAN, and Others), by Crop Type & by Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2020. North America accounted for the largest share of the global specialty fertilizers market in 2014. However, in the forthcoming years, the market is projected to grow at the highest rate in the Asia-Pacific region, making it the fastest revenue-generating pocket.
Growing environmental concerns, rising demand for food, decreasing land availability, increasing health concerns, growing government support, and increasing private investments and venture funding to support new product developments are the key factors driving the growth of the specialty fertilizers market in developing regions.
The market is characterized by intense competition due to the presence of a large number of large- and small-scale firms. New product launches & development, expansions, investments, collaborations, acquisitions; agreements, partnerships, & joint ventures are the key strategies adopted by market players to ensure growth in the market. The market is dominated by players such as the Yara International ASA (Norway), Haifa Chemicals (Israel), Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (Chile), Sinochem Group (China), Agrium Inc. (Canada), The Mosaic Company (U.S.), and the Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (Canada).