Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Low interest rates have caused interest income to decrease consistently during the last five years. Consequently, industry revenue is expected to decrease at an annualized rate of 0.9% over the five years to 2016, to reach $18.6 billion; this decline includes a 2.6% revenue dip expected in 2016, largely stemming from falling agricultural prices.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Agricultural Banks industry operates with a low level of market share concentration. In 2015, the three largest companies are estimated to represent 18.5% of the market, representing a slight increase from 2011. The number of domestic agricultural banks has been declining consistently since at least 1999. While this has not stopped total farm lending from rising consistently over the same period, it has caused the industry's market share concentration to rise.
Tempering the industry's concentration significantly has been the declining interest income garnered by AgriBank; from 2011 to 2016, the company's revenue is expected to decline at an annualized rate of 0.8%, causing its share of the market to fall from 9.0% to 8.5% over the same period... purchase to read more