Top Dresser Market

Top Dresser Market By Product (Brushes, Spinners, Spreaders, Material Handlers), By Construction (Mini Toppers, Turf Toppers), By Application (Commercial, Residential) & Region - Global Market Insights 2022 to 2032

Analysis of Top Dresser market covering 30 + countries including analysis of US, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Nordics, GCC countries, Japan, Korea and many more

Top Dresser Market Outlook (2022-2032)

The global top dresser market is estimated at US$ 446.5 million in 2022 and is expected to reach a revenue of US$ 673.7 million by 2032, increasing at a CAGR of 4.2% from 2022 to 2032.

Growing golf memberships have played a vital role in the development of new golf courses. Consequently, the increasing number of golf courses across the world has accelerated the demand for top dressers.

Report Attributes


Top Dresser Market Size (2022E)

US$ 446.5 Million

Forecasted Market Value (2032F)

US$ 673.7 Million

Global Market Growth Rate (2022-2032)

4.2% CAGR

North America Market Share (2022)


Europe Market Share (2022)


Key Companies Profiled

  • Deere & Company
  • Earth and Turf Products, LLC,
  • Ecolawn Applicator
  • The Toro Company
  • Turfco Manufacturing, Inc.
  • ADE Turf
  • Lawncare Equipments
  • Sandman Topdressing and Aerating
  • Millcreek Manufacturing Inc.

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Demand Analysis of Top Dressers (2017-2021) Vs. Market Outlook (2022-2032)

“Increasing Need for Lawn & Turf Care Driving Demand for Top Dressers”

According to Fact.MR, a market research and competitive intelligence provider, sales of top dressers are projected to rise at a CAGR of 4.2% from 2022 to 2032.

The growing need for lawn and turf care has continued to drive the adoption of top dressers. With the ability to toggle between variable speed options, blowers stand to flourish in the lawn and garden equipment market because they're ideal for both large and small businesses.

Lawn and turf care equipment has now become an integral part of the maintenance of spaces such as residential lawns and golf courses. Nowadays, with the growing popularity of the commercialization of sports fields and golf courses, maintenance equipment is also witnessing high demand. Lawn and turf care equipment includes lawn mowers, lawn tractors, power tools, etc.

The top dresser is also a type of maintenance equipment that is used for top dressing the field. The top-dressing process is the direct application of a layer of soil onto the grass to maintain the lawns or repair the damaged lawns. This process allows rejuvenation of the lawn and has beneficial effects on trees, flowers, and shrubs.

Thus, owing to the advantages offered by a top dressing of compost onto the lawn/ground, top dresser equipment is gaining high popularity. Thus, owing to the increasing popularity of lawn and turf care, the top dresser market is anticipated to witness healthy growth over the forecast period.

Top dresser market forecast by Fact.MR

Which Prominent Factor is Boosting Demand for Top Dressers?

“Growing Preference for Top Dressers Due to Their Several Advantages”

Top dressers find extensive application in golf courses and other commercial spaces. The top dressing provides significant advantages in the maintenance of the field and is hence a preferred choice among end users.

Nowadays, with the availability of a wide range of products suitable for all types of ground, demand for top dressers is anticipated to rise over the forecast period. Furthermore, with the availability of equipment that is easy to handle, top dressers are also expected to witness high growth in demand for residential applications.

Also, with the growing popularity of commercial sports such as golf and football, field maintenance has become an integral part and is also a key factor to support the growth of the top dresser market over the forecast period. A growing number of technological developments, the abundance of raw materials, and changing consumer trends are driving growth in the top dresser market.

What Key Strategies are New Companies Following?

“Start-ups Focusing on Integration of Advanced Technologies to Increase Product Efficiency”

New entrants are pursuing a variety of techniques, including new product creation, capacity growth, and technological innovation, to increase their competitive edge in the global top dresser market.

One of the key areas of focus for top dresser manufacturing start-ups is the requirement to enhance the performance of top dressers. More advanced technologies are introduced to improve the efficiency of top dressers. This would allow producers to supply more effective, modern, and highly advanced top dressers over the coming years and make a mark in this competitive space.

Which Regions are Expected to Generate High Revenue for Top Dresser Suppliers?

“Rising Adoption of Top Dressers for Home Lawns and Commercial Spaces in North America & Europe”

North America leads with 27.4% share in the global top dresser market, owing to the high demand for gardening equipment. The rise in demand for top dressers for the beautification of home lawns in North America is expected to create high growth opportunities. The rising interest of sport-oriented people in golf course memberships is driving the market growth in the region.

The U.S. is a major market for top dressers due to the presence of small and medium-sized manufacturers and easy access to after-sales services.

With a 25.2% market share, Europe is expected to witness significant growth opportunities owing to the rising popularity of lawn care equipment in commercial and residential spaces.

Increasing urbanization and growing per capita spending are key factors to supplement the growth of the top dresser market in China. The market demand will be increased by economic growth and increasing housing activities. Growing parks and golf courses in the country are expected to support the market growth over the coming years.

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Which Top Dresser Application is Expected to Gain Immense Momentum?

“Rapidly Rising Deployment of Top Dressers for Golf Course Maintenance”

Based on the application, the top dresser market is segmented into commercial (golf courses, sports turfs/grounds, and others) and residential.

Significant growth drivers of top dresser consumption are the large concentration of golf courses and quickly expanding course maintenance activities.

The United States has the most golf courses in the world, with around 15,000 units, or more than 40% of all golf courses worldwide, according to the National Golf Foundation (NGF). In terms of the number of people per golf course, it comes in seventh place and will have a big impact on the expansion of the sector.

The volume proportion of top dressers is expected to rise as golfers' involvement in sports activities increases. Tournaments that necessitate regular golf course maintenance will be stimulated by the age group of older adults, which is expanding.

Competitive Landscape

Top dresser manufacturers are making investments in R&D initiatives to introduce new, ergonomic tools. While some businesses focus on a single product category, others compete in a variety of product categories. To meet the needs of a growing client base, manufacturers are striving for strategic partnerships with end users and local distributors.

For instance :

  • The largest top dresser in the market - the FX650 from TurfTime Equipment - has a wireless remote control that enables remote operation of the material handler from a tractor.

Key Segments Covered in Top Dresser Industry Research

  • by Product :

    • Brushes
    • Spinners
    • Spreaders
    • Material Handlers
  • by Construction :

    • Mini Toppers
    • Turf Toppers
    • Others
  • by Application :

    • Commercial
      • Golf Courses
      • Sports Turfs/Grounds
      • Others
    • Residential
  • by Region :

    • North America
    • Europe
    • Asia Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa

- FAQs -

What is the global top dresser market size?

The global top dresser market is valued at US$ 446.5 million in 2022.

Which is a leading country in the top dresser market?

China dominates the top dresser market with 13.3% share.

What is the market share of the top 3 countries?

Top 3 countries in the market account for 33.3% market share

What is the predicted growth rate of the top dresser market?

The market is expected to rise at a CAGR of 4.2% through 2032.

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