20 December 2007 13:14 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Domestic prices for ?xml:namespace>
Mosaic sold a unit train (6,500 tonnes) of monoammonium phosphate (MAP) fertilizer from
Rail cars from Central Florida serve the eastern part of the
Theoretically, this put prices for diammonium phosphate (DAP) fertilizer, which commanded a $4/short ton premium, at $535/short ton, which was Mosaic’s target price, the source added, although this had yet to be achieved.
Prices for phosphate fertilizers have been rising throughout 2007 both globally and in the
However, even at $535/short ton, this only equated to $597/tonne FOB Tampa for export, the source added, in effect $23/tonne behind the current export offer price of $620/tonne FOB, but the source added that the gap had been narrowed.
Major DAP and MAP producers in the
($1 = €0.70)
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