Oil seeds are crops or seeds mainly grown for extraction of edible oil for households and food industrial purposes. Oil extracted from these seeds are a part of our diet and are also used in industry as raw materials to produce paints, varnishes, hydrogenated oil, soaps, perfumery, lubricants, and many more products. The residual matter, called as oil-cake is used as cattle food. Soya bean, cotton seed, sunflower, safflower, and Niger seed are the main forms of oil seeds.
The demand for oil seeds is expected to rise globally, owing to various factors such as increase in number of cattle & dairy industry, and rise in consumption of oil seeds. However, unstable prices, and low production due to uncertainty in climatic conditions restrain the growth of the market. Moreover, rise in demand for oil seeds and bio-fuel is expected to open new opportunities in the market.
The global oilseeds market is segmented based on the oilseed type, process, and application. Based on the oilseed type, market is sub segmented into soya bean, rapeseed, cotton seed, and sunflower. Based on the process, the market is bifurcated into mechanical and chemical. Based on the application, the market is classified into industrial, food, and cattle feed. By geography, as the market is studied across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
The major players profiled in this study include the following:
- Archer Daniels Midland Company
- Bunge Limited
- Wilmar International Ltd.
- CHS Inc.
- Itochu Corporation
- Richardson International Limited
- Louis Dreyfus Company B.V.
- AG Processing Inc
- Efko Group
The report provides an in-depth analysis of the current trends, drivers, and dynamics of the global oil seeds market to elucidate the prevailing opportunities and potential investment pockets.
It offers qualitative trends and quantitative analysis from 2017 to 2023 to assist stakeholders to understand the market scenario.
In-depth analysis of the key segments demonstrates the materials used to produce oil seeds.
Competitive intelligence of the industry highlights the business practices followed by the key players across geographies and the prevailing market opportunities.
The key players in the market are profiled along with their strategies and developments to understand the competitive outlook of the industry.
Oilseeds Market Key Segments
By Oilseed Type
- Soya bean
- Cotton Seed
- Cattle Feed
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- South Korea
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- Saudi Arabia
- Rest of LAMEA
- Burrus Seed Farm
- Gansu Dunhuang Seed Co., Ltd
- Hefei Fengle Co., Ltd.
- Land OLakes, Inc.
- Groupe Limagrain
(The aforementioned companies have not been profiled in the report, but can be include on request.)