SEED INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
Consolidation has increased in the international seed industry in recent decades. The chart below depicts changes in
ownership involving major seed companies and their subsidiaries, primarily occurring from 1996 to 2008.1 The largest
firms are represented as circles, with size proportional to global commercial seed market share.2
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PDF version of Seed Industry Structure, 1996 - 2008