Which Country Imports the Most Manure Spreaders and Fertilizer Distributors in the World?

Agricultural And Forestry Machinery May 28, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

In 2016, the amount of manure spreader imported worldwide amounted to 1.2M tonnes, lowering by -1.9% against the previous year level. Overall, it indicated a significant increase from 2007 to 2016: the total imports volume increased at an average annual rate of +3.9% over the last nine years. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticeable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. Based on the result of 2016, manure spreader imports decreased by -12.2% against its level of 2014. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2011, an increase of 30% year-to-year. Global manure spreader import peaked of 1.4M tonnes in 2014; however, from 2015 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, manure spreader imports totaled $6.3B in 2016. The total import value increased at an average annual rate of +1.8% over the period from 2007 to 2016; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations in certain years. Global manure spreader import peaked of $8.4B in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

Top Manure Spreader Importing Countries in the World

1. USA (543.6 million USD)

2. France (479.9 million USD)

3. Germany (467.8 million USD)

4. Russia (377.2 million USD)

5. Canada (351.9 million USD)

6. Ukraine (285.4 million USD)

7. United Kingdom (239.6 million USD)

8. Netherlands (183.9 million USD)

9. Austria (180.7 million USD)

10. Poland (163.2 million USD)

11. Italy (146.3 million USD)

12. Australia (145.5 million USD)

Manure Spreader Imports By Country

In 2016, the Netherlands (165K tonnes), followed by Germany (99K tonnes), the U.S. (81K tonnes), Russia (78K tonnes), and France (77K tonnes) represented the key importers of manure spreader, together creating 41% of total imports. Canada (50K tonnes), Ukraine (44K tonnes), Italy (37K tonnes), the UK (35K tonnes), Poland (31K tonnes), Austria (28K tonnes), and Australia (27K tonnes) followed a long way behind this figure.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of manure spreader imports, among the main importing countries, was attained by the Netherlands (+24.5% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, the U.S. ($544M), France ($480M) and Germany ($468M) constituted the countries with the highest levels of imports in 2016, together accounting for 24% of global imports.Russia, Canada, Ukraine, the UK, the Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Italy and Australia lagged somewhat behind, together comprising a further 33%.

Australia (+10.1% per year) had the highest rates of growth with regard to the manure spreader imports, among the main importing countries, over the last 9 years, while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

Manure Spreader Import Prices By Country

The average manure spreader import price stood at $5,127 per tonne in 2016, moving up by 2% against the previous year. Overall, manure spreader import price continues to indicate a temperate shrinkage. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2009, when import increased by 10% against the previous year level. In that year, average manure spreader import price attained its maximum level of $7,375 per tonne. From 2010 to 2016, growth of average manure spreader import price failed to regain its strength.

Import prices varied noticeably by country of destination. the country with the highest import prices was Canada ($7,062 per tonne), while the Netherlands ($1,113 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of manure spreader import prices was attained by Austria (+0.8% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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Source: World: Manure Spreaders And Fertilizer Distributors - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025