NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- "Global fruit & vegetable seeds market projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.10%"The global fruit & vegetable seeds market is projected to reach a value of USD 14.00 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 8.10% from 2016. This market is projected to grow exponentially due to factors such as increasing demand for food by the growing population and advancement in farming practices & techniques, and rise in preference for fruit & vegetable seeds. The change in farming practices (from traditional to conventional), clubbed with advanced technologies and promotion by the governments of many countries across the world also drives the demand for fruit & vegetable seeds in the agricultural sector. However, factors such as regulations in cultivation of GM crops and climate resilience, are restraining the growth of the fruit & vegetable seeds market. "Leafy segment of fruit & vegetable seeds is projected to be the fastest growing market from 2016 to 2022" On the basis of type, the leafy segment is projected to grow at the highest growth rate from 2016 to 2022. This segment includes plants, such lettuce, spinach, and others such as kale, and Swiss chard, mustard greens, collard greens. Constant investments for production facilities that encourage seed quality and sustainability by the seed companies are resulting in an increase in demand for such fruit & vegetable seeds. "Conventional seeds segment led the market with the largest share in 2015"On the basis of trait, the fruit & vegetable seeds market has been segmented into GM and conventional. The market was led by conventional trait followed by GM. Conventional seeds are largely used by farmers because of its high efficiency, ease of use, and availability. " Asia-Pacific dominated the market with the largest share"Asia-Pacific formed the largest market for fruit & vegetable seeds in 2015, whereas Europe accounted for the second-largest market share in 2015. The North American region is projected to be growing at the highest growth rate from 2016 to 2022. Growth in the agriculture sector in countries such as U.S., Canada, and Mexico is promoting the growth of the fruit & vegetable seeds market in the region. The global fruit & vegetable seeds market is segmented region-wise, with a detailed analysis of each region by studying the key markets. These regions include North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and the Rest of the World (RoW).