Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The GM Soybean Seed Production industry has grown in the five years to 2013, with demand for biofuel and related regulations supporting this growth. Imports have threatened the industry, however, and some regulations have harmed as well as helped growth. In the five years to 2018, growth will continue, though more moderately; demand from biofuel producers and developing economies will support the industry during this period.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
IBISWorld estimates the concentration of establishments for the GM Soybean Seed Production industry is highest in the Plains region. In general, the location of establishments for seed production follows the concentration of crop-based agriculture in the United States. In particular, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas feature prominently within grain-based agricultural industries like corn, soybean and wheat farming, and, as a result, their concentrations of seed producers, including soybean seed producers, are also high.
Based out of St. Louis, Monsanto's seeds and genomics segment has production and conditioning locations in Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska and one each in California, Indiana and Michigan... purchase to read more