Ammonia prices, markets & analysis

The ammonia markets are covered by ICIS weekly in the global The Market report as well as regionally in the US and in a combined Europe and Asia report. Our reliable and trustworthy publications provide you with an up-to-date overview of market activity gathered by our locally based reporters. In the US, spot prices are quoted in New Orleans and Tampa, while the Europe and Asia publication gives assessments for northwest Europe, north Africa, Yuzhny, Taiwan, South Korea and India. Our news and analysis give the reader information that allows business decisions to be made with confidence.

The commentary includes demand and supply trends, production news, shipping enquiries, regional activity and any other key factors influencing market prices at the time. There is also a monthly price forecast and analysis global publication, Outlook Ammonia.

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Ammonia is a raw material for the fertilizer and industrial sectors. Production is through a chemical reaction using natural gas, and as a result, the main production regions are areas that have abundant supplies of natural gas including Russia, Ukraine, North Africa, Middle East, the Caribbean and Indonesia.

The main downstream applications for ammonia are in the fertilizer sector. Ammonia can be applied directly to crops or also used in the production of urea, phosphates, ammonium nitrate and ammonium sulphate.

Ammonia can also be used as a raw material for some chemicals including caprolactam and acrylonitrile.

The main price drivers for ammonia are in the fertilizer sector, seasonal fertilizer demand, fertilizer prices and also crop prices.

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