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High Growth Reported for the World Agricultural Biotechnology Market

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - March 27, 2008) - Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Agricultural chemicals industry is available in its catalogue.

World Agricultural Biotechnology Market

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Agricultural Biotechnology in Millions of US$. The specific product segments analyzed are Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, & Others (Includes Canola, Wheat, Rice, and Potato among Others), and Biopesticides. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2000 through 2015. The report profiles 163 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as Bayer CropScience AG, Certis USA, LLC, Dow AgroSciences LLC, Emerald BioAgriculture Corporation, Makhteshim-Agan Industries Ltd., Monsanto Company, Mycogen Seeds, Performance Plants, Inc., Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., and Syngenta International AG. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1

Disclaimers I-2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2

Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

Agricultural Biotechnology I-3

Transgenic Crops I-3

Biopesticides I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. Global Market Overview & Analysis II-1

Agricultural Biotechnology - An Insight II-1

A Marvel of Science II-2

Integration of Biotechnology and IT Revolutionizes Agriculture Sector II-3

Genetically Modified Crops: A Global Perspective II-4

Genetically Modified Crops Slowly Losing their Stigma II-4

Key Players in the Global Agricultural Biotechnology Sector II-5

Key Statistics II-5

Table 1: Global Biotech Seeds Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Trait - Herbicide Tolerant, Insect Resistant, and Stacked Gene (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-5

Table 2: Global Biotech Crop Market (2007): Genetically Modified Crop Acreage as Percentage Share of Total Planted Hectares by Crop Type - Soybean, Cotton, Corn, and Rapeseed (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-6

Table 3: Global Crop Protection Market (2004 & 2005): Value Sales in US$ Million by Region - Europe, NAFTA, Asia, Latin America, and Middle East/Africa (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-6

Table 4: Global Crop Protection Market (2004 & 2005): Value Sales in US$ Million by Product Sector - Herbicides, Insecticides, Fungicides, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-6

Table 5: Global Molecular Biotech Market (2000-2006): Percentage Breakdown of Field Trials by Trait Type - Herbicide Tolerance, Pest Resistance, Product Quality, Agronomic, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-7

Table 6: Genetically Modified Crop Market in OECD Countries (2000-2010): Number of Field Trails by Agronomic Trait - Yield and Stress Tolerance (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-7

Table 7: Biotechnology Market in OECD Countries: Number of Genetically Modified Field Trials During 2004-2006 by Select Company - Monsanto, Pioneer Hi-bred, and Plant Genetic Systems (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-8

Table 8: Biotechnology Market in OECD Countries (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Agri-food Biotechnology in Employment, Sales, and R&D (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-8

Global Market Analysis II-8

Regional Market Perspective II-9

Table 9: Global Market for Agricultural Biotechnology (2000-2010): Geographic Regions Ranked by Growth - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-9

Product Segment Perspective II-9

Table 10: Global Market for Transgenic Seeds (2000-2010): Geographic Regions Ranked by Growth - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-10

Table 11: Global Market for Transgenic Seeds (2000-2010): Product Segments Ranked by Growth - Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-10

Table 12: Global Market for Biopesticides (2000-2010): Geographic Regions Ranked by Growth - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-10

2. Market Issues II-11

A Global Involvement II-11

Global Food Security - An Immediate Concern II-11

Increasing Competition II-11

Table 13: Leading Players in Worldwide Agriculture Biotechnology Market (2006 & 2007): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Monsanto, Bayer, Syngenta, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-12

How the Big Got Bigger - M&A Activity in Agriculture Biotech Industry II-12

Venture Capitalists - Offering New Lease of Life II-13

Consumers - Unaware About Genetically Modified Foods II-13

Educating Consumers - Need of the Hour II-13

Plantation of Genetically Modified Crops on the Rise II-13

3. Introduction to Agricultural Biotechnology II-14

Definition II-14

Transgenic Plants - Defined II-14

Functioning of Biotechnology II-14

Brief History of Agricultural Biotechnology II-14

Significant Periods in the Development of Genetics II-15

Advantages of Agricultural Biotechnology II-15

Facilitating Easier Food Production II-15

Enhancing Food Quality and Nutrition II-15

Forestry and Trees II-16

Beneficial for Hungry World II-16

Environmental Benefits II-16

Herbicide Acceptance for Modern Farming II-16

Water Quality Protection II-17

Guarding Against Plant Diseases II-17

Nutrition, Quality and Health Benefits II-17

Other Benefits II-17

Select Agricultural Biotech Products Available in the Market II-17

Biopesticides II-18

4. Transgenic Crops - An Overview II-20

Rising Popularity of Genetically Modified /Transgenic Crops Despite Consumer Resistance II-20

Industry Highlights II-20

Food Crisis - Facts & Figures II-21

The Future II-21

Biotech Cropland Worldwide II-22

Table 14: Global Biotech Crops Market (2000-2006): Area Under Cultivation in Million Hectares (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-22

Worldwide Agriculture Biotechnology Market (2004): Biotech Crops with Higher Penetration Rate by Select Country - USA, Argentina, Canada, Brazil, and China II-22

Transgenic Landscape Worldwide: 2004 II-23

US Leads the Way II-23

Europe - Offers Mixed Reviews II-24

Asia-Pacific II-24

Latin America and the Caribbean II-24

Africa II-24

5. Agricultural Biotechnology in Developing Regions II-25

Developing Regions - In the Shadow of Developed Nations II-25

Biotech Research Initiatives II-25

Asia-Pacific Markets - Keen to Enter Agricultural Biotechnology Field II-26

China - Rapidly Embracing Biotechnology II-26

India - Biotechnology on Priority II-26

The US and India Collaborate for Agricultural Biotechnology II-27

Taiwan Promotes Agricultural Biotechnology II-27

Thailand - Using Biotechnology to Increase Food Output II-27

The Philippines - Rising Consumer Concerns II-28

Latin America and The Caribbean - Diverse Applications of Biotechnology II-28

Argentina - World Second II-28

Brazil - Field Testing Needs Immediate Attention II-28

Mexico - Positive Approach Towards Biotechnology II-28

Costa Rica - Using Biotechnology Right II-29

Sub-Saharan Africa - Under Shadow of Food and Poverty Crisis II-29

6. Industry Overview II-30

Agricultural Biotechnology Process II-30

Classes of Firms Involved in Agricultural Biotechnology II-30

Pricing and Biotechnology II-31

Market Environment II-32

Global Challenges II-32

Future Challenges II-33

Current Scenario II-33

Biotechnology and Forestry II-34

Future R&D Strategies II-34

Barriers in Expansion of Biotechnology II-34

7. Agricultural Biotechnology - Issues and Impacts II-36

Consumer Issues and Impacts II-36

Agricultural Issues and Impacts II-37

Benefits to Farmers II-37

Challenges for farmers II-37

Environmental Issues and Impacts II-37

Environmental Impacts - Cannot be Ignored II-37

Is Biotechnology Beneficial for Environment? II-37

Potential Risks to Environment II-37

Cross Pollination II-37

Effects on Non-Target Varieties II-38

Pest Resistance II-38

Socioeconomic and Ethical Aspects II-38

Human Health and Food Safety Issues II-39

8. End-Use Applications II-40

Genetically Engineered Crops II-40

Insect Tolerance II-40

Virus Tolerance II-40

Herbicide Tolerance II-40

Developing Oil Seeds II-41

Agrobacterium Transformation Technology II-41

Molecular Farming - An Evolving Field II-41

Advances in Agricultural Biotechnology II-41

A Futuristic Insight II-42

9. Regulatory Environment II-43

Intellectual Property and Agricultural Biotechnology II-43

TRIPS and Agricultural Biotechnology II-43

Risk Assessment II-43

European Union Policy on Genetically Modified - Stringent Directives II-44

Regulation of Transgenic Crops in the US II-45

International Issues II-45

Biotechnology - Repercussions for US Soybean & Corn Trade II-45

Agricultural Biotechnology - Public Opposition & Bureaucratic Hurdles in Europe II-46

Russia: Mandatory Labeling Introduced II-46

Labeling or Branding - A Critical Issue II-46

10. Product Innovations/Introductions II-47

Pioneer Hi-Bred International to Introduce 59 New Hybrids II-47

Pioneer and DuPont Jointly Introduce New Broad- Spectrum Weed Control II-47

Mycogen Expands Product Line with Four New Varieties of Soybean II-47

SemBioSys Develops Insulin with Genetically Modified Safflower Seeds II-47

Bayer CropScience Launches Nativo(R) Fungicide II-48

Syngenta Launches CRUISER(R) Seed Treatment on Soybeans II-48

Syngenta Launches LEXAR(TM) Corn Herbicide II-48

Monsanto Launches YieldGard Plus with Roundup Ready Corn 2 Technology II-48

Mycogen Seeds Launches Nexera(R) 800 Brand Canola II-49

Mycogen Seeds Launches New Grain Corn Hybrids and Soybean Varieties II-49

11. Recent Industry Activity II-50

Nunhems Buys Paragon Seed II-50

Yantai Finalizes Reverse Merger Deal with China Agro-Technology II-50

Pacific Land and Coffee Acquires Integrated Coffee Technologies II-50

Agrium to Purchase UAP Holding II-50

ArborGen Purchase Commercial Tree Operations II-51

ITC acquired Technico II-51

Monsanto's Asian Seed Units Sold for US$26 Million II-52

Origin Agritech to Acquire Guang Xi Fortune Land Agricultural II-52

Dow Agro Sciences Acquires Corn Seed Business of Agromen Tecnologia II-52

Monsanto Acquires Agroeste Sementes II-52

Bayer CropScience Acquires Stoneville Pedigreed Seed Company II-52

Dow AgroSciences Takes Over Maize Technologies International II-53

Mendel Acquires Miscanthus Breeding Program from Tinplant II-53

Monsanto Acquires Delta and Pine Land Company II-53

Pfizer Animal Health Acquires Embrex II-53

Nunhems Enters into Agreement with Unilever II-54

Monsanto Collaborates with BASF II-54

Advance Enzyme Technologies to Invest in Biotech Plants II-54

Syngenta to Acquire Share in Sanbei II-54

Monsanto and Devgen Enter into Technology and Research Agreements II-55

Plant Health Care and Bayer CropScience Ink Agreement II-55

Monsanto Establishes International Seed Group II-55

DuPont Establishes New Research Center II-56

Biotechnology Industry Organization and Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture Sign MoU II-56

Sokoine University to Start Agricultural Biotechnology Center II-56

Canadian Government Signs MoU with India II-56

Delta Acquires Syngenta's Cottonseed Business II-56

UAP Holding Acquires Terral AgriService, Wisner Elevator, and Terral FarmService II-57

United Phosphorous Purchases Products from Bayer CropScience II-57

NuTech Seed and AgSource Seeds Merge II-57

American Seeds Acquires Businesses of Five Seed Companies II-57

Syngenta Takes Over Conrad Fafard II-58

Nitragin Acquires Agribiotics II-58

Origin Agritech Acquires Additional Stake in Biocentury Transgene II-58

Origin Agritech Acquires Major Stake in Denong Zhengcheng II-58

American Seeds Acquires Gold Country Seed and Heritage Seeds II-59

BASF Plant Science Acquires CropDesign II-59

Bayer CropScience Acquires Assets of California Planting Cotton Seed Distributors and Reliance Genetics II-59

United Phosphorus Inks Agreement with Dow AgroSciences II-59

Pioneer Hi-Bred International and Dunhuang Seed Form Joint Venture II-60

Pioneer Hi-Bred and Syngenta Seeds to Form Joint Venture II-60

Senesco Technologies Licenses Gene Technology to Bayer CropScience II-60

United Phosphorous Acquires Stake in Cerexagri II-61

Bayer BioScience Signs Agreement with Cellectis II-61

Bayer Innovation Takes Over Icon Genetics II-61

Performance Plants Teams up with Syngenta Seeds II-61

Makhteshim Agan Takes Over Agrovita II-61

Syngenta Acquires Emergent Genetics Vegetable II-62

Monsanto Acquires Fielder's Choice Hybrids II-62

Syngenta Receives Approval for Corn Rootworm Biotech Trait II-62

Pioneer Hi-Bred International Receives EU Approval for Biotech Maize II-62

Monsanto Builds New Soybean Breeding Facility II-62

Cargill to Acquire Cotton Business of Afgri II-63

Dow AgroSciences Signs Licensing Agreement with Sangamo BioSciences II-63

National Research Council Plant Biotechnology Institute and Dow AgroSciences Canada Form Strategic Alliance II-63

Syngenta Collaborates with Hubei Biopesticide Engineering Research Center II-63

Makhteshim Inks Supply Agreement with Bayer II-64

Monsanto Collaborates with Solae II-64 Monsanto Acquires Cotton Business from Emergent Genetics II-64

Monsanto Acquires Select Agricultural Assets from Icoria II-65

Modular Genetics and Monsanto Join Hands II-65

Bayer CropScience Enters into Tripartite Agreement II-65

Bayer CropScience Forges Alliance with Cargill to Produce Specialty Canola Oil II-66

Bayer CropScience Acquires Associated Farmers Delinting II-66

Bayer CropScience Expands Cooperation with Arysta LifeScience II-66

Bayer CropScience Divests Soybeans and Corn Seeds Business II-66

Bayer CropScience Collaborates with Sumitomo Chemical to Develop New Rice Fungicide II-66

Pioneer Hi-Bred International and Dow AgroSciences Develops New Biotech Corn II-66

Nunza Changes Name to Nunhems II-67

Certis USA Divests Beneficial Nematode Line to Becker Underwood II-67

Bayer CropScience and Makhteshim Agrees to Supply Tebuconazole II-67

American Seeds Acquires Five Seed Companies II-67

Monsanto Acquires Seminis II-67

Monsanto Enters into Agreement with University of Nebraska- Lincoln II-67

Monsanto Receives Approval for Bollgard Cotton in Brazil II-68

Monsanto Teams Up with Research Giants to Map Soybean Genome II-68

Roundup Ready Corn Receives Approval in the Philippines II-68

Pioneer Inaugurates West Memphis Research Center II-68

Icoria and DuPont Protection Enter into Agreement II-68

DuPont and Japan Tobacco Collaborate to Develop Soybean and Corn Yield Traits II-69

Pioneer Collaborates with Kansas State University to Expand Soybean Aphid Resistant Varieties II-69

New 15-inch-row Cotton Gets Accepted II-69

Icoria Receives US Patent for Discovery of Asparagine Inhibitors II-69

National Institutes of Health Offers Research Grant to Arcadia Biosciences II-69

Bayer CropScience's Stratego Fungicide Gets US EPA Approval II-69

Approval of Roundup Ready Corn in Argentina II-70

United Phosphorus Acquires Ag Value II-70

Syngenta Acquires Rights for GA21 from Bayer II-70

Griffin Divests RiceCo II-70

Emerald Bio Divests Bio-insecticides to Laverlam International II-70

Syngenta Acquires Golden Harvest II-71

Syngenta Acquires Advanta II-71

Delta and Pine Land Signs Technology Agreement with Syngenta II-71

Government of Nigeria Forms Venture with USAID and IITA II-71

Makhteshim Agan Obtains License to Market Lambda Cyhalothrin II-71

Delta and Pine Land Enters into Licensing Agreements with Syngenta II-71

Dow AgroSciences Receives EPA Approval for WideStrike(TM) Insect Protection II-72

Dow AgroSciences Receives EPA Approval for Two New Applications of Glyphomax Herbicides II-72

Starane Herbicide Receives EPA Approval for Weed Control II-72

Dow AgroSciences's New Glyphomax(R) XRT Receives EPA Label Registration II-72

VICAM Launches Single Column Test for Multiple Toxins II-73

American Seeds Takes Over Channel Bio II-73

Monsanto Establishes American Seeds II-73

Monsanto Receives Approval from Chinese Government for Biotech Imports II-73

European Commission Approves Food Application of Imported Bt- 11 Sweet Corn II-73

Monsanto and Syngenta Sign Agreement II-74

VICAM Wins Contract from USDA/GISPA II-74

Syngenta Shifts Operations to the US II-74

Mycogen Receives Patent Rights for Glyphosphate Resistant Cotton II-74

SemBioSys and Arcadia Biosciences Develop DHA Safflower Oil II-74

Dow AgroSciences Develops Cry1F II-75

United Phosphorus Purchases Acifluorfen from BASF II-75

Dow AgroSciences Divests PROFILE(R) to SePRO II-75

DuPont Absorbs Verdia II-75

Bayer CropScience Acquires Gustafson Seed Treatment Business II-75

Indian Government Collaborates with ICAR II-75

Isagro Acquires Additional Stake in Biochem II-76

LycoRed Acquires Two Business Lines from Merck KgaA II-76

Sumitomo Chemical Acquires Buihunter Biological Pesticide Business of Kubota II-76

Metahelix in a Four-Year Plant Functional Genomics Research Agreement with Vialactia II-76

SDS Biotech Signs Agreement with AgraQuest II-77

United Industries Signs Multi-Year Supply Agreement with Dow AgroSciences II-77

Monsanto Extends Business Agreement with Sterling Chemicals II-77

Bayer CropScience AG Enters into a Business Agreement with Monsanto II-77

Dow AgroSciences Canada Enters into Collaborative Research Agreement with Plantigen II-77

Mycogen Seeds Signs Global Commercial Agreement with BASF II-78

DuPont and Pioneer Signs Licensing Agreement with Monsanto II-78

Bayer CropScience Enters into Licensing Deal with Max Planck Society II-78

Dow AgroSciences Divests Oryzalin Herbicide Business II-78

Certis USA Divests Teknar Brand Products to Valent Biosciences II-78

BASF Divests Global Soil Fumigant Business to Kanesho Soil Treatment II-79

Avestha Genegraine Technologies Ties Up with ICRISAT II-79

Makhteshim Bags EPA Registration for Propiconazole Fungicide II-79

Emerald BioAgriculture Receives Funds from Burrill & Company and A M Pappas II-79

Performance Plants Receives Funding from VentureLink Fund and VentureLink Brighter Future II-79

Chlorogen Bags Grant for Tobacco Plant Biotech Process II-80

AgraQuest Introduces Online Ordering Capability for Serenade(R) II-80

AgraQuest Bags Approval for Serenade(R) in Japan II-80

Nunhems Seeds to defer RESEARCH Activities on Transgenic Vegetable Crops II-80

Monsanto Forms Cotton States II-80

Mycogen Seeds Unveils CLEARFIELD(TM) Production System II-80

Dow AgroSciences Bags EPA Registration for Keystone LA Herbicide II-81

Certis USA to Market Basamid(R) Soil Fumigant II-81

Makhteshim Acquires Goltix(R) and Herold(R) from Bayer CropScience II-81

Ecogen Acquires Mycogen's Sprayable Bt Biopesticides Business II-81

Athenix and AgraQuest Forge Alliance II-81

DuPont and Monsanto Pen Technology Alliance II-81

Evogene Enters into Joint Development Agreement with Metabogal II-81

Certis USA Signs Agreement with Ecogen II-82

Dow AgroSciences Inks Agreement with Monsanto II-82

Rohm & Haas Sign Agreement with AgraQuest II-82

Compugen Opens Subsidiary in Israel II-82

Cropsolution Receives Funding II-82

Monsanto Bags ISO Quality Certification II-82

Herculex I Receives Japanese Approval II-82

Bayer Takes Over Aventis CropScience II-83

Delta and Pine Land Buys Research Facility II-83

Mitsui Takes Over Thermo Trilogy's Assets from Thermo Electron II-83

Monsanto Signs Agreement with Aventis II-83

Monsanto's GM Cottonseed Bags Approval for Marketing in Argentina II-83

Norvartis and AstraZeneca Form Syngenta II-83

12. Focus on Select Global Players II-84

Bayer CropScience AG (Germany) II-84

Certis USA, LLC (USA) II-84

Dow AgroSciences, LLC (USA) II-84

Emerald BioAgriculture Corporation (USA) II-84

Makhteshim-Agan Industries Ltd. (Israel) II-85

Monsanto Company (USA) II-85

Mycogen Seeds (USA) II-85

Performance Plants, Inc. (Canada) II-85

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. (USA) II-86

Syngenta International AG (Switzerland) II-86

13. Global Market Perspective II-87

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America,& Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-87

Table 16: World Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-88

Table 17: World 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-89

Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transgenic Crops/Seeds by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-90

Table 19: World Long-term Projections for Transgenic Crops/Seeds by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-91

Table 20: World 11-Year Perspective for Transgenic Crops/ Seeds by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-92

Table 21: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transgenic Crops/Seeds by Product Segment- Soybean, Corn, and Cotton Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-92

Table 22: World Long-term Projections for Transgenic Crops/Seeds by Product Segment - Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-93

Table 23: World 11-Year Perspective for Transgenic Crops/Seeds by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-94

Table 24: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transgenic Soybean Seeds by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-95

Table 25: World Long-term Projections for Transgenic Soybean Seeds by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-96

Table 26: World 11-Year Perspective for Transgenic Soybean Seeds by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-97

Table 27: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transgenic Corn by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-98

Table 28: World Long-term Projections for Transgenic Corn by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-99

Table 29: World 11-Year Perspective for Transgenic Corn by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-100

Table 30: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transgenic Cotton by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-101

Table 31: World Long-term Projections for Transgenic Cotton by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-102

Table 32: World 11-Year Perspective for Transgenic Cotton by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-103

Table 33: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Agricultural Biotechnology Crops by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-104

Table 34: World Long-term Projections for Other Agricultural Biotechnology Crops by Geographic Region - USA,Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-105

Table 35: World 11-Year Perspective for by Other Agricultural Biotechnology Crops Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-106

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Biopesticides by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-107

Table 37: World Long-term Projections for Biopesticides by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-108

Table 38: World 11-Year Perspective for Biopesticides by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for USA, Canada, Asia-Pacific (including Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) II-109

III. MARKET

1. The United States III-1

A.Market Analysis III-1

Current and Future Analysis III-1

Market Overview III-1

Table 39: Leading Players in the US Biotech Seeds Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta, Bayer, Dow, Delta & Pineland, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-1

Table 40: US Biotech Crop Market (2000-2006): Percentage of Acreage by Crop Type - Herbicide Tolerant Soybeans, Biotech Cotton (Stacked Gene Cotton, Herbicide Resistant Cotton, and Insect Resistant Cotton), and Biotech Corn (Insect Resistant Corn, Herbicide Tolerant Corn, and Stacked Gene Corn) (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-2

Market Trends & Issues III-2

US Consumers - Unaware About Genetically Modified Foods III-2

Corn Growers Support Bt technology III-2

UN Food and Agriculture Organization Approves Biotech Crops III-3

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in the US: (1995-2005) III-3

Repercussions for US Soybean & Corn Trade III-4

Missed Opportunity III-4

Regulation of Transgenic Crops III-4

Product Launches/Developments III-5

Strategic Corporate Developments III-7

Key Players III-26

Certis USA, LLC III-26

Dow AgroSciences, LLC III-27

Emerald BioAgriculture Corporation III-27

Monsanto Company III-27

Mycogen Seeds III-27

Pioneer Hi-Bred International III-27

VICAM III-28

B.Market Analytics III-28

Table 41: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-28

Table 42: US Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-29

Table 43: US 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-30

2. Canada III-31

A.Market Analysis III-31

Current and Future Analysis III-31

Regulatory Environment III-31

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in Canada: (1995-2004) III-32

Product Launch III-32

Strategic Corporate Developments III-32

Key Player III-34

Performance Plants, Inc. III-34

B.Market Analytics III-35

Table 44: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-35

Table 45: Canadian Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-36

Table 46: Canadian 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-37

3. Asia-Pacific III-38

A.Market Analysis III-38

Current and Future Analysis III-38

Market Overview III-38

Biotechnology in Asia III-38

Asia Poised to Lead in Genetically Modified Crop Yield III-39

Asia Displays Great Potential in Agro-Based Biotechnology III-39

Biotech Crops: Supporting Asian Agricultural Sector III-40

Focus on Select Markets III-40

Australia III-40

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in Australia: (1995-2003) III-41

Factors Hampering Investments in Agricultural Biotechnology III-41

Modalities Pertaining to Agricultural Biotechnology III-41

Federal Funding III-42

China III-42

Table 47: Chinese Biotechnology Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Segment - Food & Agriculture, Biopharma, Industrial & Environmental, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-42

Ahead in Biotech Research, Yet Faces Adoption Issues III-42

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in China: (1997- 2004) III-43

Poised to Become a Major Biotech Farming Products Producer III-43

China Moves Cautiously in the Biotech Sector III-43

Regulatory Bodies Who Pull the Strings in the Biotech Sector III-43

Government Involvement - Adds to Accountability III-44

China to Explore a Range of Applications for Agricultural Biotechnology III-44

US Biotech Products Find Huge Market in China III-44

Challenges Ahead III-44

Developments in Biotechnology Research III-45

Infrastructure III-45

Financial Resources III-45

Opportunities III-45

Constraints III-46

India III-46

A Major Biotech Crop Cultivator III-46

High Demand for Bt Cotton III-47

Table 48: Indian Biotech Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown by Sector - Bio-Pharma, Bio-Services, Bio-Agri, Bio-Industrial, and Bio-Informatics (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-47

Table 49: Indian Biotech Crops Market (2004- 2006): Adoption of Bt Cotton in '000 Hectares by State - Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Others (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-48

Continuing Concerns Over Genetically Modified Crops III-48

The US and India Collaborate for Agricultural Biotechnology III-48

USAID Introduces ABSP-II Project in India III-48

ICICI Knowledge Park - Big Initiative in Indian Biotech Market III-49

Indonesia III-49

R&D in Full Swing III-49

Japan III-49

Stringent Ruling for Biotech Products Imports III-50

Intellectual Property System for Patents in Gene- Related Fields III-50

Distribution for Agricultural Products and Food III-50

Agricultural Biotechnology - Historical Analysis III-51

Korea III-51

Conflicting Views on Biotechnology Delays Transgenic Crop Commercialization III-51

Current Status of Biotech Crops Development III-51 Malaysia III-52

In Nascent Stage III-52

Taiwan III-52

Promoting Agricultural Biotechnology III-52

Thailand III-52

Building Infrastructure III-52

The Philippines III-53

Rising Consumer Concerns III-53

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in the Philippines: ( 2002-2005) III-53

Growing Popularity of Genetically Modified Crops III-53 Vietnam III-54

Directive to Increase Biotechnological Application in Vietnam III-54 Strategic Corporate Developments III-54

B.Market Analytics III-60

Table 50: Asia-Pacific (including Japan) Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-60

Table 51: Asia-Pacific (including Japan) Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-61

Table 52: Asia-Pacific (including Japan) 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-62

4. Latin America III-63

A.Market Analysis III-63

Current and Future Analysis III-63

Market Overview III-63

Growing Cultivation of Genetic Crops III-63

Focus on Select Markets III-63

Argentina III-63

Transgenic Crops Approved in Argentina: (1996- 2005) III-64

Brazil III-64

Transgenic Crops Approved in Brazil: (1998-2005) III-65

Costa Rica III-65

Cuba III-65

Mexico III-66

Biotech Potatoes Confronted with Reality III-66

Select Transgenic Crops Approved for Production in Mexico: (1995-1998) III-66

Product Launch III-66

Strategic Corporate Developments III-67

B.Market Analytics III-68

Table 53: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn,Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-68

Table 54: Latin American Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-69

Table 55: Latin American 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-70

5. Rest of World III-71

A.Market Analysis III-71

Current and Future Analysis III-71

Europe III-71

Agricultural Biotechnology - Public Opposition & Bureaucratic Hurdles III-71

Agricultural Biotechnology in Europe III-71

Regulations Limit Biotech Crop Approvals III-72

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in the European Union: (1998-2004) III-72

Focus on Select European Countries III-72

France III-72

Germany III-73

Italy III-73

Russia III-73

The United Kingdom III-73

Africa III-73

Genetically Modified Crops: A Boon to African Agriculture III-74

Select Transgenic Crops Approved in South Africa: (1997-2003) III-74

Trends in the African Market III-74

Sub-Saharan Africa - Under Shadow of Food and Poverty Crisis III-75

Tissue Culture Technology Succeeds in African Banana Harvest III-75

Kenya Receives Support to Improve Agribusiness III-75

Strategic Corporate Developments III-76

Key Players III-84

Bayer CropScience AG (Germany) III-84

Makhteshim-Agan Industries Ltd. (Israel) III-84

Syngenta International AG (Switzerland) III-84

United Phosphorus Ltd. (The United Kingdom) III-84

B.Market Analytics III-85

Table 56: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-85

Table 57: Rest of World Long-term Projections for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-86

Table 58: Rest of World 11-Year Perspective for Agricultural Biotechnology by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Transgenic Seeds/Crops (Soybean, Corn, Cotton, and Others), and Biopesticides Markets for Years 2000, 2007 & 2010 (Includes corresponding graphs/chart) III-87

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