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Updated to Q1 2017
During the first quarter, US ammonia continued to exhibit the upward momentum gained at the end of 2016 and remained supported by supply tightness, improved domestic demand for pre-season applications and the rebound seen in downstream products served by producers.
Higher curtailment levels in Trinidad, which saw cutbacks climb above 30% in February, also bode well for the increases that ammonia saw over the first three months of the year.
The quarter was marked by favourable weather conditions that allowed farmers to get an early start to the season and provided an opportunity to make applications either missed or deferred to the spring.
Sentiment suggests the stronger than expected start for ammonia will result in diminished inventory and boost refill expectations, which will influence the current upward direction in the benchmark Tampa contract.
The US weekly ammonia report covers spot prices for the US Gulf (USG). A particular interest is the benchmark Tampa price for ammonia, which sets the tone for all US ammonia transactions.
To gather the information for the report, ICIS talks to a lot of people – distributors, producers, dealers and everyone in the ammonia distribution chain. The ammonia report is of interest to producers, distributors, dealers and everyone else along the distribution chain who requires an in-depth analysis of the ammonia market.
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ICIS collects pricing data on a wide range of chemical, energy and fertilizer products, including Ammonia. Our extensive experience in price reporting means we can offer you access to historical data dating back more than 20 years for certain commodities.
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