Orchard Tractor Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Horsepower (8HP-20HP, 20HP-40HP, Above 40 HP), By Product (Wheeled, Crawler), By Application (Vineyards And Backyards, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2024 To 2029

  • Published : May 2024
  • Report Code : KSI061615533
  • Pages : 140

The orchard tractor market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 4.78% over the forecast period to reach a market size of US$15.379 billion in 2029, from US$11.391 billion in 2022.

The present technology wave has already been observed in orchard tractors with the employment of AI-based technologies for data transmission and precise decision-making processes in cultivation. The growth in orchard tractor technical advancements and the decline in farm labor shrinkage are driving the orchard tractor market growth.

The increasing utilization of orchard tractor models in emerging and developing countries is one of the major factors fueling the market's expansion. Another driving factor supporting the market's growth is government subsidies and initiatives towards agricultural mechanization.

Application of orchard tractor

Orchard tractors are designed to move about and manoeuvre in confined spaces or fields. The orchard tractor has a smaller height, breadth, and length than any other agricultural tractor since it performs its primary functions in orchards and vines. To protect the tires of the orchard tractor from being pierced by the thorns of citrus trees in orchards, they are covered or protected with a shield or extra covering. Such a tractor has an engine capacity or power range of 8 to 40 HP.

Market Drivers:

  •  Growing demand for agricultural equipment is expected to propel the market of orchard tractors.

Since farmer income has not kept up with the rising cost of living, agricultural mechanization is becoming more and more vital in the area. Farmers all around the world are searching for tractors and machinery with specialized characteristics that may satisfy their requirements for productive farming. Farmers are progressively replacing manual work with agricultural mechanization and therefore tractors and machinery are being used for fruit and vegetable plantation.

With the use of AI-based technologies for data transmission and accurate decision-making processes in cultivation, the current technological wave has already been seen in orchard tractors. The orchard tractor market growth is being driven by the expansion of orchard tractor technical improvements and the fall in farm labor shrinkage, and it is anticipated that this trend will continue throughout the projected period.

  • Increasing adoption worldwide of orchard tractors will bolster the orchard tractor market.

The orchard tractor market growth is increasing owing to booming demand from various nations like China, India, and Brazil as well as substantial government assistance in these countries. As the agricultural industry grows, farmers all around the world are looking for increased yields and economies of scale. The demands of a growing population, rising food consumption, the requirement to increase agricultural yields, and an increase in productivity drive the orchard tractor market size.

  • Growing manufacturer's focus on product innovation is anticipated to boost the orchard tractor market.

To dominate globally, the organized and large players in the orchard tractor market are successfully implementing strategies like partnerships, new product development, joint ventures, amalgamation, merger and acquisition, and many others to produce a high percentage of revenue and gain a competitive edge, in tractors and machinery market, leading to an upsurge in orchard tractor market size. For instance, in February 2024, Case IH introduced new tractor models for speciality crop producers, enhancing productivity and operator comfort, minimizing crop damage, and integrating seamlessly into orchard operations, showcasing new options at the World Ag Expo.

North America is anticipated to dominate the orchard tractor market.

The orchard tractors market in the North American region has been positively impacted by the ongoing increase in commercial crop production and various efforts undertaken by major nations such as the USA and Canada to bolster environmental sustainability. Moreover, rising demand for major orchard fruits like pears, oranges, and apples is also working as one of the major driving factors for the regional market growth in North America.

Company Products:

  • Kubota M Series Narrow Tractor: a fuel-efficient diesel engine and sufficient horsepower are provided by the Kubota M Series Narrow Tractor to complete the task. It includes cutting-edge gearbox technology that enables smooth operation and jerk-free gear changes.
  • 5GN Series Orchard Tractor: It is a product from John Deere, and carries a hydrostatic powertrain and a diesel engine, which together deliver outstanding horsepower and smooth and reliable power transfer to the wheels. It enables the connection of several tools and accessories.
  • Massey Ferguson 4600M Orchard Tractor: Equipped with a powerful diesel engine with lots of horsepower and torque powers the Massey Ferguson 4600M Orchard Tractor provides a variety of gearbox alternatives, such as a 1212 shuttle shift gearbox and forward gears, providing a closer speed option and more comfortable changing for the farmer when cultivating orchards.
  • Mahindra 305 Orchard Tractor- The Mahindra 305 Orchard Tractor is a powerful and efficient tool for orchard farming. It provides smooth operations with a 20.88 kW engine, 540-rated RPM, and 1200 kg hydraulic lifting capability. Its 1.09 m width makes it perfect for intercultural farming and orchards. With its 3-cylinder engine and sophisticated hydraulics, it lets farmers easily do difficult jobs.

Market Developments:

  • February 2024- AGCO Corporation introduced the Massey Ferguson 3 Series Specialty tractor to the North American market, offering power, comfort, and a smaller carbon footprint. The tractor, which is intended for use in vineyards and orchards, comes in seven variants with 75–115 HP of power, making it a capable yet small alternative for difficult tasks.
  • February 2024- SDF launched a project to upgrade its tractor production plant in Ranipet, India, to meet growing demand from domestic and global markets. The upgrade will extend logistics, redefine the transmission assembly line and paint department, and increase the plant's roofed area from 26,000 m2 to 34,000 m2.
  • February 2023- Kubota Tractor Corporation introduced the second generation M5 Narrow Series, featuring two new models, the M5N-112 and the M5N-092, which replace their predecessors and offer numerous comfort and design upgrades, designed specifically for vineyards and orchards.
  • December 2022- CNH Industrial unveiled the New Holland T4 Electric Power, the first all-electric light utility tractor prototype with autonomous features. The prototype, developed in collaboration with Monarch Tractor, is ideal for lower horsepower operations and is suitable for mixed farm, livestock, municipality, orchard, and specialty applications. The development time was halved through a team of experts in the USA and Italy.
  • November 2022- John Deere expanded its lineup of specialty tractors for narrow orchards and vineyards with the addition of the 5EN and 5ML Series. The 5075EN model, available in an open operator station or cab configuration, offers all-day comfort with AC/heat, ergonomic controls, and additional features like a 12-volt outlet, USB port, and service ports. With 75 engine horsepower, it meets emission requirements without managing diesel exhaust fluid.

Market Segmentation:

The orchard tractor market is segmented and analyzed as below:

  • By Horsepower
    • 8HP-20HP
    • 20HP-40HP
    • Above 40 HP
  • By Product
    • Wheeled
    • Crawler
  • By Application 
    • Vineyards and Backyards
    • Others
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • United States
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • United Kingdom
      • Germany
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Israel
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • Japan
      • China
      • India
      • South Korea
      • Indonesia
      • Thailand
      • Others

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The orchard tractor market is expected to reach a total market size of US$15.379 billion by 2029.
Orchard Tractor Market was valued at US$11.391 billion in 2022.
The global orchard tractor market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.78% over the forecast period.
The growth in technological advancements and the decline in farm labour shrinkage are driving the orchard tractor market growth.
North America is anticipated to dominate the global orchard tractor market

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline

1.8. Key Benefits for the Stakeholder

2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY  

2.1. Research Design

2.2. Research Processes

3. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

3.1. Key Findings

4. MARKET DYNAMICS

4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.3.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis

4.5. Analyst View

5. ORCHARD TRACTOR MARKET, BY HORSEPOWER

5.1. Introduction

5.2. 8HP-20HP

5.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

5.2.2. Growth Prospects

5.2.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

5.3. 20HP-40HP

5.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

5.3.2. Growth Prospects

5.3.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

5.4. Above 40 HP

5.4.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

5.4.2. Growth Prospects

5.4.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

6. ORCHARD TRACTOR MARKET, BY PRODUCT

6.1. Introduction

6.2. Wheeled

6.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

6.2.2. Growth Prospects

6.2.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

6.3. Crawler

6.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

6.3.2. Growth Prospects

6.3.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

7. ORCHARD TRACTOR MARKET, BY APPLICATION

7.1. Introduction

7.2. Vineyards and Backyards

7.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

7.2.2. Growth Prospects

7.2.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

7.3. Others

7.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

7.3.2. Growth Prospects

7.3.3. Geographic Lucrativeness

8. ORCHARD TRACTOR MARKET, BY GEOGRAPHY

8.1. Introduction

8.2. North America

8.2.1. By Horsepower

8.2.2. By Product

8.2.3. By Application

8.2.4. By Country

8.2.4.1. USA

8.2.4.1.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.2.4.1.2. Growth Prospects

8.2.4.2. Canada

8.2.4.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.2.4.2.2. Growth Prospects

8.2.4.3. Mexico

8.2.4.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.2.4.3.2. Growth Prospects

8.3. South America

8.3.1. By Horsepower

8.3.2. By Product

8.3.3. By Application

8.3.4. By Country 

8.3.4.1. Brazil

8.3.4.1.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.3.4.1.2. Growth Prospects

8.3.4.2. Argentina

8.3.4.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.3.4.2.2. Growth Prospects

8.3.4.3. Others

8.3.4.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.3.4.3.2. Growth Prospects

8.4. Europe

8.4.1. By Horsepower

8.4.2. By Product

8.4.3. By Application

8.4.4. By Country

8.4.4.1. Germany

8.4.4.1.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.4.4.1.2. Growth Prospects

8.4.4.2. United Kingdom

8.4.4.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.4.4.2.2. Growth Prospects

8.4.4.3. France

8.4.4.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.4.4.3.2. Growth Prospects

8.4.4.4. Spain

8.4.4.4.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.4.4.4.2. Growth Prospects

8.4.4.5. Others

8.4.4.5.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.4.4.5.2. Growth Prospects

8.5. Middle East and Africa

8.5.1. By Horsepower

8.5.2. By Product

8.5.3. By Application

8.5.4. By Country

8.5.4.1. Saudi Arabia

8.5.4.1.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.5.4.1.2. Growth Prospects

8.5.4.2. UAE

8.5.4.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.5.4.2.2. Growth Prospects

8.5.4.3. Israel

8.5.4.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.5.4.3.2. Growth Prospects

8.5.4.4. Others

8.5.4.4.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.5.4.4.2. Growth Prospects

8.6. Asia Pacific

8.6.1. By Horsepower

8.6.2. By Product

8.6.3. By Application

8.6.4. By Country

8.6.4.1. India

8.6.4.1.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.6.4.1.2. Growth Prospects

8.6.4.2. South Korea

8.6.4.2.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.6.4.2.2. Growth Prospects

8.6.4.3. Thailand

8.6.4.3.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.6.4.3.2. Growth Prospects

8.6.4.4. Indonesia

8.6.4.4.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.6.4.4.2. Growth Prospects

8.6.4.5. Others

8.6.4.5.1. Market Opportunities and Trends

8.6.4.5.2. Growth Prospects

9. COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENT AND ANALYSIS

9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Market Share Analysis

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

9.4. Competitive Dashboard

10. COMPANY PROFILES

10.1. Deere & Company

10.2. Kubota Group

10.3. Argo Tractors S.p.A

10.4. CNH Industrial N.V.

10.5. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

10.6. CLAAS KGaA mbH

10.7. AGCO Tractor

10.8. Farmtrac Tractor 

10.9. Massey ferguson limited 

10.10. Tractor and Farm Equipment Limited


Deere & Company

Kubota Group

Argo Tractors S.p.A

CNH Industrial N.V.

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

CLAAS KGaA mbH

AGCO Tractor

Farmtrac Tractor 

Massey ferguson limited 

Tractor and Farm Equipment Limited