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Global Water Soluble Fertilizers Market, By Types (Nitrogenous, Phosphatic, Potassic, Micronutrients), Applications (Fertigation, Foliar Application), Crop Types (Field, Horticultural, Turf & Ornamentals) & Geography - Trends & Forecasts To 2017

2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 27

3 MARKET OVERVIEW 29

3.1 INTRODUCTION 30

3.2 GLOBAL FERTILIZERS MARKET: AN OVERVIEW 31

3.2.1 NITROGEN-BASED FERTILIZERS 32

3.2.2 PHOSPHORUS-BASED FERTILIZERS 33

3.2.3 POTASH-BASED FERTILIZERS 34

3.3 TYPES OF FERTILIZERS 35

3.3.1 LIQUID FERTILIZERS 35

3.3.2 INORGANIC FERTILIZERS 36

3.3.3 SLOW-RELEASE FERTILIZERS 36

3.3.4 CUSTOMIZED FERTILIZERS 36

3.3.5 FERTILIZERS WITH INSECTICIDES 36

3.3.6 MULTI-NUTRIENT MIXTURES 36

3.3.7 FERTILIZER COMBINATIONS 37

3.3.7.1 Blended 37

3.3.7.2 Compound 37

3.3.7.3 Complex 37

3.4 WINNING IMPERATIVES 37

3.4.1 INVESTMENTS IN R&D 37

3.4.2 INCREASING CONCERN FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION 38

3.4.3 SOIL DEGRADATION 38

3.5 MARKET DYNAMICS 39

3.5.1 DRIVERS 39

3.5.1.1 High efficiency 40

3.5.1.2 Economic incentives with fertigation 41

3.5.1.3 Rising demand for micro irrigation systems 42

3.5.1.4 Wider applications in Greenhouses 43

3.5.1.5 Ease in application 43

3.5.2 RESTRAINTS 44

3.5.2.1 High cost 44

3.5.2.2 High initial investment 44

3.5.2.3 Seasonal demand 44

3.5.3 OPPORTUNITY 45

3.5.3.1 New target market ( Asia-Pacific) 45

3.6 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 46

3.6.1 DEGREE OF COMPETITION 46

3.6.2 SUPPLIERS' POWER 47

3.6.3 BUYERS' POWER 48

3.6.4 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 48

3.6.5 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 49

3.7 PATENT ANALYSIS 50

4 GLOBAL WATER SOLUBLE FERTILIZERS MARKET, BY TYPES 53

4.1 NITROGENOUS WATER SOLUBLE FERTILIZERS 60

4.1.1 UREA 60

4.1.2 AMMONIA 61

4.1.3 AMMONIUM NITRATE 61

4.2 PHOSPHATIC WATER SOLUBLE FERTILIZERS 63

4.2.1 PHOSPHORIC ACID 63

4.2.2 MONO POTASSIUM PHOSPHATE 63

4.2.3 MONOAMMONIUM PHOSPHATE 64

4.2.4 DIAMMONIUM PHOSPHATE 64

4.2.5 OTHERS 64

4.2.5.1 Acidulated mono potassium phosphate 64

4.2.5.2 Polyphosphate fertilizers 64

4.2.5.3 Urea phosphate 64

4.3 POTASSIC WATER SOLUBLE FERTILIZERS 67

4.3.1 POTASSIUM CHLORIDE 67

4.3.2 POTASSIUM NITRATE 67

4.3.3 POTASSIUM SULPHATE 67

4.4 OTHER WATER SOLUBLE FERTILIZERS 70

4.4.1 MACRONUTRIENTS & MICRONUTRIENTS 70

4.4.1.1 Calcium (Ca) 71

4.4.1.2 Magnesium (Mg) 71

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