The top 10 agricultural companies in the world are expected to be valued at more than $2 trillion by 2021, according to the research group AgriSeed.
The companies include agroecological firms such as Monsanto, Syngenta, Cargill, Synthetic Genomics, and Syngent.
The research group said the research, which looked at US data from 2016 and 2020, found that the companies had spent $12.8 billion on research and development in 2017.
The most expensive firms were Syngence and Monsanto, with $1.5 billion and $1 billion respectively, it said.
The report also showed that companies like Monsanto and Synthesis Genetics spent $1,400 million on lobbying in the US, compared to $634 million for Monsanto and $3.1 billion for Syngences.
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