Chile is one of the South America’s most stable and prosperous nations. In Chile, spray/aerosol products dominated the home insecticides in the past years. The value sales are drive by the dual-use insecticides used in the home and in the garden. Nuclear family, modern lifestyle, and increase in working women have attracted products, which simplify home care.
Pests cause damage to plants, humans, animals or pets. These pests can be living organisms such as rats, mice, insects and others at home, contaminating food and food products. A wide range of pesticides is available at markets to control and avoid pests at home. Insecticides are used frequently to keep the gardens and homes pest free. Few common insecticides used at home are carbaryl, malathion, spinosad, neem oil, azadirachtin, and pyrethrin. Consumers are demanding organic and natural pesticides to avoid health problems.
In Chile, home insecticides are used to kill, repel, or control pests such as ants, beetles, mosquitoes and others. The growth in synthetic home insecticides is expected to slow down due to health concerns such as quick knockdown effect, affects the production of liver enzymes and skin rashes. The home insecticides that are currently used in Chile are natural chemical solutions and homemade sprays & solutions. These home insecticides are currently used on a very large scale due to rising environmental and health concerns.
According to the market research report “Home Insecticides in Chile“, the home insecticides products are rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, anti-sprouting products and plant-growth regulators, disinfectants and similar products such as sulphur-treated bands, wicks and candles, and fly-papers. The most popular home insecticides in Chile are spray/aerosol.
U.S. is the largest producer and consumer of home insecticides. The rising hygiene awareness among people in Asia Pacific has boosted a demand for eco-friendly home insecticides. The major competitors in home insecticides market are Shogun Organics Ltd, Nicols, Aristo Biotech and Life Science Pvt. Ltd., Bharat Group, FMC, AIMCO pesticides Limited, HPM Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd, Gharda Chemicals Ltd, Natural Insecto Products Inc, Walco-Linck Company, Zapi SpA and others.
SC Johnson & Son is the leading competitor in home insecticides in Chile. Tanax is another competitor after SC Johnson & Son, manufacturing home insecticides in aerosol, in liquid and dust forms. It was expected that there would be a moderate growth in the home insecticides market in the coming years.
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