In Chile, low import taxes caused the increasing import volume of pesticides from other countriessuch as China. There are a few formulations from local manufacturers, as it is difficult to competewith other countries that have free trade agreements with Chile. Therefore, most of the importedpesticides are finished products, with a small proportion of active ingredients. There is only onemain local formulation manufacturer, which has very modern facilities and also manufactures for export. Some local formulation manufacturers focus on manufacturing basically sulfur-based dustand WP formulations, as well as cupric pesticides. As the export demand for Chilean produceincreases, there will be the coexistence of opportunity and crisis for the local pesticidemanufacturers in the near future.Besides, Chilean agricultural planting development will also become the grow engine in its cropprotection market.Now Chile has focused its efforts on becoming a specialties market, with a broad agriculturalvariety allowed by its fortunate geography and climate. Currently, Chile not only does the researchon new possibilities in crops, or fruit which may be historically unusual, but also tries its best toincrease its yield and production through the planting technology.
Content of South America Crop Protection Monthly Report 1207:
Chile and South Korea sign agreement for blueberry Argentina to allow 6 million tonnes of wheat for export in 2012/13Trade agreement between China and Argentina to benefit pesticide industryRainy weather affects sugarcane harvest in South-Central BrazilChile's agricultural business to grow fastCrop planting in South America boosts pesticide consumptionVenezuelan farmers face difficulties in gaining ureaBrazilian corn harvest to get good result in 2012Brazil extends deadline for pesticide technical reviewMonsanto fails to complete GM cotton registration in Paraguay… …
South America Crop Protection Monthly Report,
a monthly publication issued by CCMInternational on 30th(31st) of every month, brings you the latest information on new company