29 September 2009 16:16 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS news)--The contract price of benchmark US Tampa ammonia for all October shipments rose 6% from September to $345/tonne (€235/tonne) CFR (cost and freight), sources involved in the negotiations said on Tuesday.
Supplies of ammonia in the US Gulf were tight in September ahead of an anticipated strong fall fertilizer application season.
The October price of $345/tonne was expected to be the peak for the season, sources said.
($1 = €0.68)
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