1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 14
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.4 PERIODIZATION CONSIDERED 17
1.5 CURRENCY CONSIDERED 17
1.6 UNITS 18
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 18

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 19
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 19
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 20
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Key industry insights 20
2.1.2.2 Breakdown of primary interviews 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 21
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
2.3 DATA TRIANGULATION 24
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS 25
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 25
2.4.2 LIMITATIONS 25

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 26

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 32
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET 32
4.2 NORTH AMERICA SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY COUNTRY & FUNCTION 33
4.3 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY SILAGE CROP 34
4.4 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET: KEY COUNTRIES 35

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 36
5.1 INTRODUCTION 36
5.2 MACROINDICATORS 36
5.2.1 INCREASE IN SILAGE PRODUCTION 36
5.2.2 GROWTH IN THE DAIRY INDUSTRY 37
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5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 38
5.3.1 DRIVERS 39
5.3.1.1 Mechanization of the livestock industry and livestock feed management practices 39
5.3.1.2 Favorable government regulations 40
5.3.1.3 Improvement in silage quality 40
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 41
5.3.2.1 Cost-ineffectiveness 41
5.3.2.2 Ineffectiveness in improving low-quality forage 41
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 42
5.3.3.1 Product innovations in silage additives 42
5.3.3.2 Growth in adoption as a biofuel feedstock 42
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 42
5.3.4.1 Silage losses due to fungi and mycotoxin 42
5.4 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS 43

6 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY TYPE 44
6.1 INTRODUCTION 45
6.2 INOCULANTS 47
6.3 ORGANIC ACIDS 50
6.4 SUGARS 50
6.5 NPN NUTRIENTS 51
6.6 ENZYMES 52
6.7 OTHERS 53

7 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY SILAGE CROP 54
7.1 INTRODUCTION 55
7.2 CORN 56
7.3 ALFALFA 58
7.4 SORGHUM 59
7.5 OATS 60
7.6 BARLEY 61
7.7 RYE 61
7.8 OTHER CROPS 62

8 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY FUNCTION 63
8.1 INTRODUCTION 64
8.2 STIMULATION TREATMENT 65
8.3 INHIBITION TREATMENT 67
8.4 OTHER TREATMENT 68
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9 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY FORM 70
9.1 INTRODUCTION 71
9.2 LIQUID 72
9.3 DRY 73

10 SILAGE ADDITIVES MARKET, BY REGION 75
10.1 INTRODUCTION 76
10.2 NORTH AMERICA 78
10.2.1 US 82
10.2.2 CANADA 84
10.2.3 MEXICO 85
10.3 EUROPE 86
10.3.1 NETHERLANDS 89
10.3.2 ITALY 90
10.3.3 FRANCE 92
10.3.4 GERMANY 93
10.3.5 RUSSIA 95
10.3.6 REST OF EUROPE 96
10.4 ASIA PACIFIC 97
10.4.1 CHINA 101
10.4.2 AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND 103
10.4.3 INDIA 104
10.4.4 JAPAN 106
10.4.5 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 107
10.5 SOUTH AMERICA 108
10.5.1 ARGENTINA 111
10.5.2 BRAZIL 112
10.5.3 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 113
10.6 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) 115
10.6.1 SOUTH AFRICA 117
10.6.2 OTHERS IN ROW 118

11 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 120
11.1 OVERVIEW 120
11.2 MARKET RANKING, BY KEY PLAYER 120
11.3 COMPETITIVE SITUATION AND TRENDS 121
11.3.1 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 121
11.3.2 EXPANSIONS 122
11.3.3 JOINT VENTURES 123
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12 COMPANY PROFILES 124
(Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis)*
12.1 LALLEMAND 124
12.2 DUPONT, PIONEER 127
12.3 SCHAUMANN BIOENERGY 130
12.4 CHR. HANSEN 132
12.5 BASF 135
12.6 NUTRECO 138
12.7 MICRON BIO-SYSTEMS 141
12.8 VOLAC 142
12.9 ADDCON 143
12.10 AMERICAN FARM PRODUCTS 144
12.11 JOSERA 145
*Business overview, Products offered, Recent developments, MNM view, SWOT analysis might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

13 APPENDIX 146
13.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 146
13.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 149
13.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 151
13.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 152
13.5 RELATED REPORTS 152
13.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 153