Agricultural Chemical Manufacturers

Agricultural Chemical Manufacturers

Overview

The 680 agricultural chemical manufacturers in the US produce fertilizers, pesticides and repellents, herbicides and fungicides, soil amendments, plant growth regulants, and seed treatments. Customers include chemical distributors, farms and ranches, seed producers, nurseries and greenhouses, farm support services, pest control firms, veterinary practices, landscaping firms, golf courses, home improvement and garden stores, and consumer retail.

Seasonal Demand Dependent on Weather

Demand for agricultural chemicals is tied to weather conditions and the seasonality of farming.

Chemical Regulation and Liability

Agricultural chemical manufacturing is highly regulated to protect workers, the environment, and product users.