Irrigation Controller Market Introduction
Growing concerns of governments and local authorities across major countries to conserve water are increasing the demand and adoption of technologically advanced and smart solutions for enhanced agricultural practices. This is boosting the growth of featured packed and smart irrigation controllers at a rapid pace in the agriculture sector in both developed and developing regions. Further, advancements in communication technology and rising awareness regarding the benefits of connected and intelligent irrigation controllers among farmers are creating an opportunity window for major vendors operating in the global irrigation controller industry.
With advancements in technology and methods adoption of smart irrigation controllers is increasing among farmers. This, in turn, is expected to boost the growth of the global irrigation controller market during the forecast period. Further, the development of vertical forests in major countries such as China is becoming one of the major drivers for the growing adoption of an irrigation controller in the region. This is poised to increase the global irrigation controllers market size & growth in the Asia Pacific region. Additionally, rising demand for lawn and garden equipment across the globe is driving the growth of the market. However, the high initial cost associated with the purchase of technologically advanced irrigation controllers and declining farm income is impeding the growth of the irrigation controller market in price sensitive countries.
Key segment analysed in the global irrigation controller market report is product type, irrigation type, end user, and region.
Based on product type, the global irrigation controller market has been segmented into smart controllers, basic controller, and tap timers. The smart controller segment is further sub-segmented into sensor-based irrigation controllers and weather-based irrigation controllers. The global irrigation controller market has been categorized based on irrigation type into drip irrigation and sprinkler irrigation. Major end user segments included in the research study are agricultural and non-agricultural end users. The non-agricultural end user segment includes golf courses and sports grounds, commercial areas, residential areas, and others. Key regions covered in the global irrigation controller market are North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. Of these regions, North America dominated the market in 2019. However, Asia Pacific is expected to emerge as the fastest growing regional market during the forecast period. Major demand is coming from China, India, Australia, and Japan owing to favourable government support and policies.
Irrigation Controller Market Competitive Landscape
The global irrigation controller industry report includes the profile of major companies such as Industries Incorporated, The Toro Company, Holman Industries, Rachio Inc., Valmont Industries, Inc., Calsense, Rain Bird Corporation, Galcon Ltd., Weathermatic, Nelson Irrigation Corporation, Hydropoint Data Systems, Inc., Storm Industries, Inc., Tucor, Inc., Signature Control Systems, Inc., Orbit Irrigation Products, Inc., Mottech Water Solutions Ltd., Baccara Geva A.C.S. Ltd., Lindsay Corporation, and Netafim Limited. Key players operating in this industry are aimed at investing time and amount on research and development activities to come up with cost effective and innovative products and solutions for end users. Further, partnership with other technology providers is one of the prominent strategies followed by vendors present in the global irrigation controller market to expand their customer base and geographical presence.
Major Regions/Countries include:
- Western Europe
- United Kingdom
- Rest of Western Europe
- Eastern Europe
- Rest of Eastern Europe
- Asia Pacific (APAC)
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- Latin America
- Rest of Latin America
- Middle East and Africa (MEA)
- North Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA
This research report on irrigation controller market would be produced using first-hand market information gathered from industry experts and major participants across the value chain, during primary research. It would provide broad view of current market trends, growth factors and competitive analysis.