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Crop Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Crop Services Market Research Report | NAICS 11511 | Oct 2014

Good harvest: The farming sector's solid performance will bolster demand for crop services

IBISWorld’s Crop Services market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$13bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.0%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
120,077
Businesses
58,385
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Demand for crop support services closely follows demand for crop production. Fortunately for the industry, US farmers have benefited from increased consumption and biofuel production in recent years, as well as a shortage in global supplies following adverse farming conditions in other countries. Increasing automation in the agriculture sector will also boost demand for outsourced services, as many farmers may not have the capital required to perform some tasks... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The Crop Services industry provides a wide range of services to the farm sector. Although segmentation is based on revenue shares, the number of firms and employees within each service segment paints a different picture.

Post-harvest activities

Although post-harvest activities dominate the industry in terms of revenue share and number of employees, the number of firms is much smaller. Firms in this segment tend to be substantially larger than the average service provider, with an average of 43 employees, more than twice the industry average of 15. This is because many of the activities included in this industry are performed manually and are very labor-intensive... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Crop Services Industry?

Establishments in this industry provide support activities for growing crops. Some examples of these support activities include cotton ginning, soil treatment, crop planting and harvesting. Almost all US farmers, including cotton, wheat, corn and fruit growers, purchase from this industry at some level.

Industry Products
Cotton ginningSoil preparation, planting and cultivatingCrop harvesting by machinePost-harvest crop activitiesFarm labor contractors and crew leadersFarm management services
 
Industry Activities
Cotton ginningSoil preparation, planting, and cultivatingPost harvest crop activities (except cotton ginning)Crop harvesting, primarily by machineFarm labor contractors and crew leadersFarm management services


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