Europe Pest Control Services Market Outlook - 2025
Pest control is method of preventing, killing, or repelling attacks of pests such as insects, rodents, bed bugs, and others. These pests not only significantly damage the crops but also affect the human life through various diseases. Some of the professional pest control treatments to prevent pest population includes chemical, biological, and mechanical. Specifically in agriculture, chemical treatment are largely preferred to prevent pest attack on the crop to attain optimum crop yield. The aim behind pest control includes controlling the organisms that affect human activities adversely, without disturbing the ecosystem. The pest control services is initiated with the fundamental step that is inspection. The Europe pest control services market was valued at $2,517.2 million in 2017, and is expected to reach $4,025.5 million by 2025, registering a CAGR of 5.9% from 2018 to 2025.
Europe is anticipated to witness increase in demand for pest control services due to new food safety and hygiene legislations, and adoption of integrated pest control management program by the European legislation for the sustainable use of pesticides. The Europe Pest control services market is expected to experience growth due to rise in awareness pertaining to outbreaks of diseases related to pests. However, toxic nature of pesticides, is the significant factor expected to hamper the Europe pest control services market growth during the forecast period. Furthermore, rise in R&D activities regarding bio pesticides is anticipated to provide lucrative growth opportunity during the forecast period.
The Europe pest control services market is segmented into type, pest type, application, and region. Based on type, the Europe pest control services market is divided into chemical, mechanical, biological, and others. Based on pest type, the Europe pest control services market is classified into insects, termites, rodents, and others. Based on application, the Europe pest control services market is categorized into commercial, residential, agriculture, industrial, and others. Based on region the Europe pest control services market is analyzed across Western Europe, Eastern Europe, and rest of Europe.
Europe pest control services market share is dominant in the global pest control services market due to the presence of major players such as Anticimex, Rentokil, Ecolab, and The Servicemaster Company, LLC. Rentokil and Anticimex are one of the leading players in Europe and has a very strong pipeline of digital innovations, featuring unique, connected technology that provides immediate detection. Furthermore, acquisition is the key strategy adopted by the major players for expanding their business of pest control services. For instance, in June 2018, Anticimex has acquired South Coast Pest Control (SCPC) in Warrilla, NSW. South Coast Pest Control (SCPC), a well-known Australian brand has been offering pest management & hygiene services. The companys network of pest control & hygiene operators provides localized service across Australia and New Zealand, from over 36 branches and depots. This acquisition has reinforced its geographical presence.
Western Europe emerged as the leading region in the Europe pest control services market. This is due to the presence of leading pesticides consuming countries such as German, France, UK, and Italy. However, France, is one of the leading food producing country in the world.
Europe pest control services market analysis covers in depth information of major industry participants. Some of the major players in Europe pest control services market are Anticimex, Ecolab, Rentokil Initial PLC, Eastern Termite and Pest Control Co., Cleankill Pest Controls, JG Pest Control, Cleankill Pest Controls, Rollins, Inc., The ServiceMaster, Company LLC, and Nbc environment. The other players in the value chain include BASF, Bayer, Dodson Pest Control, Lindsey Pest Services, and Syngenta.
Europe Pest Control Services Market, by Type
Based on type, the market is classified into chemical, mechanical, biological, and others. The chemical segment is expected to generate the highest revenue during the forecast period and thus to maintain its dominance throughout the forecast period. This is attributed to its cost effectiveness and quick application. Thus, the demand for chemical type is high as compared to biological, mechanical, and others.
Europe Pest Control Services Market, by Pest Type
Based on the pest type, the market is categorized into insects, termites, rodents, and others. Insects had the largest share in 2017 and is expected to dominate the market during the projected period. Insecticides continue to exhibit its high demand as crop losses from insects become more evident and demand for agricultural produce continues to rise owing to an increase in global population
Europe Pest Control Services Market, by Application
Based on application, the market is classified into commercial, residential, agriculture, industrial, and others. Among all, commercial is the dominating segment and acquired largest share in 2017. After commercial, and residential, agriculture is the dominant application, this attributed to the rise in population and continuous growth in demand of pesticides due to increase in pest attack on crops respectively.
Europe Pest Control Services Market, by Region
Based on region, the Europe pest control services market is analyzed across Western Europe, Eastern Europe, and rest of Europe. Western Europe dominated the market in 2017, accounting for the highest share, and is anticipated to maintain this trend throughout the forecast period.
Key Benefits for Europe Pest Control Services Market:
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Europe Pest Control Services Market Report Highlights
By Pest Type
Key Market Players
Anticimex, NBC Environment, JG Pest Control, Rollins, Inc., FMC Corporation, BASF SE, Eastern Pest Control, Eco Environmental Services Ltd., Cleankill Pest Control, Ecolab, Syngenta, Rentokil Initial plc, Bayer AG
According to the CXOs, the Europe pest control services market experiences significant growth in the recent years owing to recessionary factors and large number of macroeconomic drivers, such as population growth, urbanization, rise in middle classes, climate change, food safety regulation, and increase in business and consumer intolerance to pest issues. The companies involved in pest control management opt for mergers and acquisitions to maintain their position, build sector expertise, and enter in the new markets. Presence of largest pest control services and product offering company Rentokil in the Europe is expected to drive the domestic demand, wherein, UK is anticipated to witness added advantage as compared to other country level market. Implementation of stringent regulation policies toward hygiene & sanitation and increase in health initiatives are expected to boost the growth of the Europe market during the forecast period.