Key Market Indicators
Czech pesticide consumption is projected to drop 1.8% annually and reach 3,430 metric tons by 2026. It was 3,810 metric tons in 2021, and has decreased 3% year-on-year since 1998. Belarus was the number one consumer in 2021 at 3,810 metric tons, followed by the United States, Brazil and Argentina. Czech pesticide imports are expected to grow 5% annually, reaching 117,300 metric tons by 2026. Imports totaled 86,870 metric tons in 2021, with a 123.3% year-on-year increase since 1998. South Korea was the biggest importer in 2021 at 86,870 metric tons, followed by Thailand, Germany and Taiwan. Czech pesticide exports are forecast to decrease 3.5% each year to 6.3 metric tons by 2026. In 2021, exports were at 7.74 metric tons, up 21.5% since 1999. Belarus was the number one exporter in 2021 at 7.74 metric tons, followed by Germany, Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom.