ICIS at AFA 2016

ICIS at AFA 2016

About ICIS at AFA  February 2– 4 2016

Come visit ICIS at the AFA 2016

ICIS is pleased to announce that it will be attending the 22nd AFA Annual Fertilizer Forum and Exhibition. With over 600 Senior Executives expected to attend, this event provides delegates  the opportunity to interact with key leaders in the fertilizer industry. Stop by and speak with ICIS Fertilizer Editor Deepika Thapliyal to learn more about ICIS market intelligence for the fertilizer industry.

The 2016 AFA Annual Meeting will be held 2-4 February in, Egypt.

22nd AFA Annual Intl Fertilizer Form & Exhibition

Latest news from ICIS editors at the conference


Meet the Team attending AFA

Deepika Thapliyal, Markets Editor

Deepika Thapliyal is a Fertilizer Markets Editor for Fertilizers at ICIS. She can be reached by email at Deepika.Thapliyal@icis.com

Americas top stories: weekly summary

...that the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) acted illegally in imposing new safety requirements on fertilizer dealers. Specifically,... Mon, 26 Sep 2016

Market Outlook: Hope is not a strategy

...plastic veins would reduce the vast amount of water that never reaches the plants and boost yields by spreading water and fertilizer more evenly.have an... Thu, 22 Sep 2016

Lack of foreign exchange in Egypt impacting PE demand

...exports out of Egypt by 10%, Trade and Industry Minister Tarek Kabil was reported as saying at the second day of the Euromoney Egypt Conference on Tuesday.... Wed, 21 Sep 2016

Index of Russia chemical production grew by 2.4% in January-August 2016

...fertilizers was 1.708 m tonnes (in terms of 100% nutrients), up 3.9% from the July’s level. Russia’s production of mineral fertilizers in Jan-August... Wed, 21 Sep 2016

US Senate panel eyes Bayer-Monsanto, other deals

...costs, especially in an increasingly weak agriculture economy,” said Grassley. “As mergers continue to occur in the seed, agrochemical and fertilizer... Mon, 19 Sep 2016

China's Zhejiang Rongsheng plans CNY160bn refinery-petchem complex

...and polyster filament yarn, while Juhua Group is based on Quzhou produces flourochemicals, chlor-alkali chemicals, petrochemicals, coal chemicals, fertilizers... Wed, 14 Sep 2016

PotashCorp, Agrium are better off together – analysts

...Agrium has grown by acquiring large farm retail-chains, while PotashCorp is primarily focused on fertilizer production. In fact, Agrium's retail division... Mon, 12 Sep 2016

Special Report on the Fertilizer markets

Special Report on the Fertilizer markets

This edition considers the effects of the deteriorating security situation in eastern Ukraine on the ammonia market, the changing flow of Chinese urea exports, the supply/demand balance in the sulphur market and why 2014 has so far been an unusual year for phosphates.


Free Market Intelligence

Global fertilizer trade-flow, production, consumption and price trend map

Global fertilizer trade-flow, production, consumption and price trend map

In partnership with the International Fertilizer Industry Association (IFA), ICIS produces the global fertilizer trade flow map.

The map gives a geographic picture of the trade flows of fertilizer products between the major producing and importing countries in the world, as well as production and consumption data.

Fertilizer Market Outlook: Q2

Fertilizer Market Outlook: Q2

The ammonia market turns bullish heading into April 2014 as the tense geopolitical situation in the Black Sea spooked the market. The potash market appears to have reached a bottom with two major buyers, China and India, having finalized MOP contracts. The phosphates market is gearing up for the second quarter.

China’s low export tax window for phosphate fertilizers

China’s low export tax window for phosphate fertilizers

China’s low export tax window for phosphate fertilizers – MAP, DAP, TSP and NPKs – opened on 16 May, following weeks of discussions about business to India and Pakistan.

This briefing discusses the impact on the global market, such as North Africa, Europe, Middle East and South America.