Manufactured Soils Market: Introduction
Soils are basic foundation of any city. Without soil there can’t be life, but still from many years we are neglecting soils. After certain period of time, because more usage such as farming, soils losses its productivity turns it into unusable. Henceforth to increase the productivity and efficiency of soils, manufactured soils comes into picture. Manufactured soils are blends of soil, soil components, and materials similar to soil, which can be used for applications such as horticulture and landscape. Manufactured soils many times comprise green and food derived compost mixed with in situ or imported soils: and be contingent on the circumstances, other organic and inorganic materials, like as mill crumb, bio solids and/or waste soils, can be incorporated. The factors such as, growing demand for organic farming and horticulture, increasing global population, rising need to improve yield and productivity, and growing trends in modern farming, are fueling up the global manufactured soils market.
Manufactured Soils Market: Segmentation
Manufactured soils market can be segmented on the basis of type, application, and region. In terms of type, the manufactured soils market can be classified into garden soils, soil mixes, manures & composts, and others. The garden soils segment is projected to dominate the manufactured soils market due to increasing use of garden soil in garden beds to produce flowers and vegetables. Demand for soil mix is increasing, as different soil mixes are utilized for various types of crops. Basis on application, the manufactured soils market can be divided into cultivation, lawns, commercial developments, sports fields, and green spaces. The cultivation segment is anticipated to dominate for the manufactured soils market during the forecast period due to the increase in global demand for organic farming. Manufactured soils are extensively employed in controlled agriculture. Demand for these soils is high for lawns and garden consumables. These factors drive the manufactured soils market.
Manufactured Soils Market: Region Wise Outlook
In terms of region, the global manufactured soils can be segregated into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. Major players operating in the global manufactured soils market are based in North America and Europe, henceforth in these regions, like North America and Europe, Major players are playing important role to drive the manufactured soils market.
North America dominates the global manufactured soils market, followed by Europe. Agriculture is the backbone of the economy in countries such as India in Asia Pacific. Most of the population in these countries is engaged in farming. This, in turn, is anticipated to propel the demand for manufactured soils in these countries. Demand for organic farming is increasing in India, as people are becoming more health conscious. Increase in disposable income and rise expenditure on esthetically appealing gardens and lawns in Asia Pacific are boosting the manufactured soils market in the region. The manufactured soils market in Latin America and Middle East & Africa is estimated to expand during the forecast period due to various factors such as, advancements in the agriculture sector and growing demand for superior quality of crops.
Manufactured Soils Market: Competitive Landscape
Major players operating in the global manufactured soils market include The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, Boxley Materials Company, Tim O’Hare Associates, Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply, B D White Topsoil Co., Jiffy International AS, and Boughton Loam Ltd.