Across the globe, Tomato is one of the most essential "protective foods" because of its special nutritive value. Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) belongs to the genus Lycopersicon under the Solanaceae family. Tomato is a herbaceous sprawling plant growing to 1-3 m in height with a weak woody stem. Tomato is the world’s largest vegetable crop after potato and sweet potato. Tomatoes contribute to a healthy, well-balanced diet across all ages. They are rich in minerals, vitamins, essential amino acids, sugars and dietary fibres. Much vitamin B and C, iron and phosphorus contains Tomato. Tomato fruits are consumed in salads or cooked in sauces, soup and meat or fish dishes. They are processed into pur?es, juices and ketchup. Canned and dried tomatoes are economically significant processed products. According to Renub Research, Global Tomato Seeds Market will be USD 2.02 Billion by 2027.
Worldwide, tomatoes name changes with the change of region likewise in China tomato is called faan ke’e, in Spain it’s known as tomate. And many countries like tomat (In-donesia), tomati (West Africa), tomatl (Nahuatl), jitomate (Mexico), pomodoro (Italy), nyanya (Swahili). The cultivation of tomatoes has been growing and tends to increasing demand around the world. The production has also surged in developed and emerging nations. Going up in overall acreage is encouraging the high purchase of tomato seeds by farmers globally, thereby supporting the tomato seeds market worldwide. As per this research report, Worldwide Tomato Seeds Market Size will be USD 1.28 Billion by 2020.
Globally, 20 to 25 days old seedlings are used for transplantation. They are transplanted in the main field in rows with space of 60 cm to 50 cm between two plants. More on this, Transplantation is done on one side of the channel, keeping a distance of 30 cm. In the initial period, irrigation from the field channel is found to be adequate.
Irrigation: Irrigation should be provided once in 7-10 days, depending on the soil and weather conditions worldwide.
Regional Analysis of Tomato Seeds Market Size
We have covered North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa. In addition, Asia-Pacific is the fastest-growing region in the Tomato Seeds Market globally. Escalating high-intensity cultivation of tomatoes is powering the market growth in the region. Farmers investing in protected cultivation and other cultivation practices say plastic mulching and drip irrigation in this region. As per our research findings, the Global Tomato Seed Industry market will grow at a CAGR of 6.73% during 2020-2027.
Impact of COVID-19 on Tomato Seeds Industry
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, the disease has spread to over 210 countries and territories across the world. The global impacts of COVID-19 are already starting to be felt and will significantly affect this industry in 2020. As per our analysis, this market will recover during the forecast period.
We have segmented Global Tomato Seeds Market into Farmland, Greenhouse and Others. And by Type, the market for Global Tomato Seeds has been segmented into Open Pollinated Seeds, Hybrids and Others. Hybrids have the largest market as more than 40% of Asian farmers use hybrids and across all other regions. And also, tomatoes breeding companies have produced F1 hybrids.
Growth Factors & Challenges
Surging awareness regarding high nutritional values has risen the demand for tomatoes consumption around the world, increasing awareness of the adoption of hybrids among farmers, Government support in the emerging economies. However, poor infrastructure, climatic disturbance are the challenges facing this market.
Renub Research latest report “Tomato Seeds Market, Global Forecast by Product Type (Large Tomato Seeds, Cherry Tomato Seeds, Others (Celano, Buffalosun, Galahad)), Application (Farmland, Greenhouse and Others), Type (Open Pollinated Seeds, Hybrids and Others), Technology (Open-Field, Protected Cultivation), Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East & Africa), Company Analysis (BASF S.E., Sakata Seed Corporation, Bayer Crop Science SE, Syngenta AG, Gansu Dunhuang Seed Co., Ltd.)” provides complete details on Global Tomato Seeds Industry.
Product – Market breakup from 3 viewpoints
1. Large Tomato Seeds
2. Cherry Tomato Seeds
3. Others (Celano, Buffalosun, Galahad)
Application – Market breakup from 3 viewpoints
Type – Market breakup from 3 viewpoints
1. Open-Pollinated Varieties
Technology– Market breakup from 2 viewpoints
2. Protected Cultivation
Region – Market breakup from 5 viewpoints
1. North America
3. Asia Pacific
4. South America
5. Middle East & Africa
All key players have been covered from 3 viewpoints
- Recent Developments
- Financial Insights
1. BASF S.E.
2. Sakata Seed Corporation
3. Bayer Crop Science SE
4. Syngenta AG
5. Gansu Dunhuang Seed Co., Ltd.