The global Potassium Sulphate Market caters to various industries including agriculture, pharmaceutical and chemicals owing to its multi-functional properties. Potassium sulphate is a vital fertilizer that improves growth and quality of crops. The global Potassium Sulphate Market is estimated to be valued at US$ 4456.59 Mn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 11% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Market key trends:
Organic and sustainable farming practices have gained significant traction in recent years owing to rising health and environment concerns. Farmers are increasingly adopting organic fertilizers like potassium sulphate to nourish the soil and enhance crop quality in an eco-friendly manner. Being 100% natural and water-soluble, potassium sulphate delivers potassium and sulphur nutrients to plants efficiently without disturbing the soil balance or harming the environment. Its demand from organic agricultural sectors has grown substantially, thereby propelling the global potassium sulphate market growth over the forecast period.
Strength: Potassium Sulphate has application across multiple industries such as agriculture, food processing, pharmaceuticals, etc. due to its properties. It helps in improving soil quality and enhancing crop yield.
Weakness: Fluctuations in raw material prices directly impact the production cost of Potassium Sulphate. Dependence on agricultural commodities market makes it vulnerable to prices swings.
Opportunity: Growing demand for organic fertilizers worldwide presents an opportunity for Potassium Sulphate producers to cater to this segment. Adoption of precision farming and protected agriculture increases Potassium Sulphate consumption.
Threats: Stringent environmental regulations associated with mining processes act as a bottleneck. Substitute products like Potassium Chloride pose competition.
The Global Potassium Sulphate Market Size is expected to witness high growth.
Regional analysis: Asia Pacific dominates the global market and is expected to maintain its leading position throughout the forecast period. Rapid growth in agriculture coupled with large arable land and expanding population in countries such as India and China drive the demand.
Key players operating in the Potassium Sulphate market are K+S KALI GmbH, Tessenderlo Group, Compass Minerals, SQM, UNID, MIGAO GROUP, Qing Shang Chemical, and Sesoda. K+S KALI GmbH is one of the leading producers of potassium sulphate globally. The company has a strong distribution network catering to major agriculture markets. Tessenderlo Group is another major player with international presence and integrated production facilities.
1.Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
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