Fertilizers

Identify, view, monitor and decide your next fertilizer strategy

In today’s challenging times, when demand for fertilizers is growing at a slower rate than supply, fertilizer and chemical companies need to remain competitive and adopt a strategy of price excellence in order to emerge strong and stable.

With ICIS you can instantly benefit from decades of insights and expertise in the upstream and downstream petrochemical markets  for a holistic integrated view of the global fertilizer markets.

A comprehensive range of solutions to support your fertilizer information needs

The Market

A weekly fertilizer report, giving you the global and complete view on the fertilizers market, built for the international global fertilizer business. Fertilizer commodities covered: ammonianitrogenphosphatespotash, and sulphur.

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Global Fertilizer Commodity Outlooks

A visual tool that allows strategy managers and analysts to plan for the next 12 months. We offer global commodity outlooks for ammonia, phosphates, urea, sulphur and sulphuric acid.

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Fertilizer Analytics Solutions

Transformative analytical tools designed to navigate and optimise opportunities in a demand-led, price-sensitive global fertilizer market-place.

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Global Fertilizer Price Reports

Global fertilizer price reports enabling you to focus in on your key market and set prices, negotiate confidently, mitigate risk and deploy and invest budget more accurately. Global fertilizer price reports are available for sulphur and sulphuric acid.

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ICIS Delivery Method

The icis.com subscriber platform is a single, online platform that offers an instant, detailed view of the chemical, energy and fertilizer markets. From pricing information and global trade activities, to supply and demand and breaking news, the icis.com subscriber platform provides users with an unparalleled, customisable view of the factors affecting market conditions – all in a single screen.

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The unique ICIS approach

Holistic and trusted information

Our extensive coverage of global chemicals and IOSCO endorsed expertise means that ICIS is relied on to deliver a complete chain of information.

In-depth knowledge from the market-place

As a fertilizer market intelligence provider, we also include insights on agriculture – an important perspective for fertilizer market players. We also hold 20 years of historical data to further enrich your understanding and planning.

Complex analytics made simple

Our unique quantitative approach means we give you insights and analysis that are easy to review and assimilate – saving you time and effort and assuring you make the right decisions quickly.

A confident approach to risk management

We are trusted to support risk management decision making. An index of ICIS and Profercy prices is used in 100% of all fertilizer swaps. We also have seven ICIS quotes that are apart of the CME swaps/futures index.

Meet the Fertilizer team

Julia Meehan

Managing editor

Commodities covered:
  • Urea
  • ammonium sulphate

Richard Ewing

Deputy managing editor

Commodity covered
  • Ammonia

Mark Victory

Senior Editor

Commodities covered:
  • Sulphur
  • Sulphuric acid

Sylvia Traganida

Senior Editor

Commodity covered:
  • Phosphates

Deepika Thapliyal

Senior Editor

Commodity covered:
  • Urea

Mark Milam

Senior Editor

Commodities covered:
  • US Urea
  • US Phosphates
  • US Ammonia
  • US Potash

Annalise Little

Markets Editor

Commodities covered:
  • US Sulphur
  • US Sulphuric Acid

Andy Hemphill

Markets Editor

Commodities covered:
  • Potash
  • Nitrates

2018 Global Fertilizer Trade Flow Map

ICIS in partnership with the International Fertilizer Association (IFA) is excited to announce the launch of the 2018 Global Fertilizer Trade Flow Map.

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

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Fertilizer Resources

Fertilizer Insight: Nutrien bounces back in Q2

Text: After releasing lackluster Q1 results, global agribusiness giant Nutrien has lifted investors’ spirits with a strong second-quarter showing.

However, it’s not all good news for Nutrien, as a new round of job cuts underline the tough choisces ahead, following the “merger of equals” that created the company.

In this Insight article, ICIS explores the difficult genesis of the world’s biggest crop nutrient provider, and analyses its turbulent, first six months.

 

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Infographic: Australia’s sulphate of potash revolution

In the barren depths of Western Australia’s outback, rival developers are racing to be firs to produce and market sulphate of potash fertilizer drawn from the region’s dry, brine-rich lakebeds.

This infographic explores the competing companies’ claims, transport links, offtake agreements, and logical challenges.

Find out more about Australia’s sulphate potash revolution by downloading the latest ICIS fertilizer infographic.

Access the inforgraphic here