Brazil 2007 agchem sales update
The Brazilian agrochemical industry trade union, the Sindag, has revised the figures for Brazil’s 2007 agrochemical market upwards to $5,372 million. It had estimated the 2007 market to be up by 32.4% to $5,189 million ( Agrow No 540, p 20). The new figures measure the year-on-year sales rise at 37%. Sales were up by over 30% in all categories. The 2007 market was 19.5% ahead of its previous peak in 2004.