Unwanted pests, such as cockroach, termites, rodents, and other bugs, can cause damage to property and health. Homeowners and organizations opt for pest control services to get rid of such pesky pests and promote a healthy living environment. Manually eradicating such pests can be a hassle and lack of knowledge about pests will not ensure total elimination as nests and eggs can be left totally ignored. As a result, the preference for professional pest control services has been on the rise as they help tackle the root of the problem. One might be perplexed by the growth of pest control services market as pests have been ever-present throughout the human history. Here are some of the factors influencing growth in pest control services market:
Increase in International Travel
The strategic procurement report on the global pest control services category estimates the rate of global travel to increase by 30% by 2026. Pests such as bedbugs are expert hitchhikers and can travel easily through luggage and clothes, starting an infestation in the new destination. Such pests are extremely difficult to deal with and give rise to the demand for professional pest control services.
Rising Intolerance Towards Pests
Pest infestation can cause diverse bacterial and viral diseases and affect the human health. In addition to affecting health, pests such as rodents and termites can damage furnitures and other properties as well. Since it’s a big nuisance to have such pests lingering around, people have become highly intolerant to such pests, resulting in the higher demand for professional pest control services.
Changes in Climatic Conditions
Global warming has led to an increase in temperature across the world. A vast majority of the pests thrive in warm conditions as it favors their reproduction. The report also estimates that the population of flies will increase by 244% by 2080 as compared to 2015, creating a demand for such services to control pest infestation.
Read more about growth drivers in the pest control services market along with supply market landscape, pricing, and procurement insights in SpendEdge’s upcoming procurement report on the global pest control services market.