Irrigation Automation Market Size, Trends & Analysis - Forecasts to 2026 By System Type (Automatic and Semi-Automatic); By Irrigation Type (Sprinkler Irrigation, Drip Irrigation, and Surface Irrigation); By Components Type (Controllers, Sensors, Weather-based, Soil-based, Fertigation sensors, Valves, Sprinklers, Flowmeters, Pressure Gauge, and Monitoring devices); By Automation Type (Time-based, Volume-based, Real-time based, Computer-based control system); By End-Users (Agricultural, Open fields, Greenhouses, Non-agricultural, Golf courses, Lawns, Sports grounds); By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Central &South America); End-User Landscape, Vendor Landscape, and Company Market Share Analysis and Competitor Analysis
The growth of the Irrigation Automation industry is associated with the shift towards mechanization of farm practices, accompanied by scarcity of water resources and unpredictable rainfalls which raise the potential to move from conventional farm processes to a new mechanized form of sustainable practices.
Increased R&D investments and growth opportunities in agricultural activities and crop production in developing countries, along with advancing demand for automated drip irrigation and automatic irrigation systems is another factor to upswing the growth of the market.
The advancing of government support for setting up irrigation automation systems has led the market to advance in the coming years.
Based on system type, the market comprises of Automatic and Semi-Automatic. The market is set to expand in times to come owing to its far-reaching impacts, higher efficiency rates, and positive results on the water-energy ecosystem accompanied with technological advancements will witness growth in coming years.
The market is studied based on drip, sprinkler, and surface irrigation. The Drip irrigation segment is forecasted to be the fastest-growing segment by irrigation type, as they are highly efficient and have a longer lifespan, adopted widely across the world.
Based on components, the market is segmented into Sensors, Controllers, Soil-based, Weather-based Fertigation sensors, Valves, Sprinklers, Flowmeters, Pressure Gauge, and Monitoring devices. The controller segment is dominant and expected to grow faster in the market by components type as it helps to supply the required amount of water achieving water efficiency.
Based on automation type, the market is segmented into volume-based, real-time-based, etc. The time-based system is dominant for the irrigation dominant market, by automation type as it helps in providing options to control the irrigation process by time and volume.
Based on end-users, the size of the market has increased multifold ranging from its application for Agricultural, Non-agricultural, Greenhouses, Golf courses, and Others. The agricultural industry held the largest share in this market, to ensure energy and water conservation with productional efficiency. The increase in the number of sports complexes and golf courses has prompted the market to grow for the future predicted period.
The North American region emerged as a dominating leader in this market owing to its massive adoption of technology, well-established R&D investments, and increasing adoption and demand for environment-friendly agricultural practices.
The APAC region and Europe are also expected to grow in the future period owing to the massive adoption of environment-friendly and energy-conservative agricultural practices and promising opportunities for the application of irrigation automation across the region.
The Toro Company, Valmont Industries Inc., Hunter Industries, Rain Bird, Lindsay Corporation, Jain Irrigation Systems, Netafim, Rubicon Water, Weathermatic, Nelson Irrigation, Mottech Water Solution Ltd, Galcon, Avanijal Agri Automation Pvt Ltd., Calsense, Water Bit, Irritec S.P.A, Novagric, Hortau, Tevatronic, Dorset Group B.V., and others, are the major suppliers competing in this market
Please note: This is not an exhaustive list of companies profiled in the report.
In February 2020, Valley Irrigation and Cordoba Technologies Inc. came into a partnership for automated, high-precision applications for crop protection.
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The Global Irrigation Automation Market has been studied from the year 2019 till 2026. However, the CAGR provided in the report is from the year 2021 to 2026. The research methodology involved three stages: Desk research, Primary research, and Analysis & Output from the entire research process.
The desk research involved a robust background study which meant referring to paid and unpaid databases to understand the market dynamics; mapping contracts from press releases; identifying the key players in the market, studying their product portfolio, competition level, annual reports/SEC filings & investor presentations; and learning the demand and supply-side analysis for the Irrigation Automation Market.
The primary research activity included telephonic conversations with more than 50 tier 1 industry consultants, distributors, and end-use product manufacturers.
Finally, based on the above thorough research process, an in-depth analysis was carried out considering the following aspects: market attractiveness, current & future market trends, market share analysis, SWOT analysis of the company and customer analytics.
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