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

Europe top stories: weekly summary

...on Friday, as analysts noted that the year-on-year fall in earnings for the Norway-based fertilizer producer was not as bad as the market had feared.... Mon, 24 Oct 2016

Yara share price rallies as Q3 results beat analyst expectations

...the year before, while fertilizer producers association Anda said on 13 October 2016 that general fertilizer deliveries to Brazilian farmers rose 5.9%... Fri, 21 Oct 2016

BASF still searching for missing worker in Germany explosion

...its long history at Ludwigshafen, BASF had two catastrophic accidents: in 1921, more than 560 people died when an ammonia fertilizer mixture exploded, and... Tue, 18 Oct 2016

Nigeria’s Indorama restarts loading urea export cargoes

...Nigeria’s Indorama restarts loading urea export cargoes. Deepika Thapliyal . LONDON (ICIS)--In Nigeria, Indonesia-based Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals... Fri, 14 Oct 2016

Europe PE, PP players prepare to attend K 2016 trade fair

...cases. Imports are more likely to affect PE than PP, most sources agreed, and new capacity from Egypt and Saudi Arabia, also the US, would have to have... Wed, 12 Oct 2016

TFI president optimistic about fertilizer industry despite challenges

...forces with Fertilizer Canada, Fertilizers Europe and the International Fertilizer Association (IFA) to celebrate the first annual Global Fertilizer Day... Mon, 10 Oct 2016

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

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.