ICIS at TFI 2014

US EPA seeks to remove several proposals made after fertilizer blast

HOUSTON (ICIS)--The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is considering removing several proposals it made following an explosion of a fertilizer... Fri, 18 May 2018

Latin America economic news summary

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are the economic news stories on the Latin America region for the week ended 18 May: Brazil's March producer price index... Fri, 18 May 2018

K+S' Bethune mine in Canada shores up potash unit’s Q1 earnings

LONDON (ICIS)--Increased output from its Bethune muriate of potash (MOP) mine in Canada helped German fertilizer major K+S ride out a late start to... Mon, 14 May 2018

Americas top stories: weekly summary

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are the top stories from ICIS News from the week ended 11 May: Formosa Plastics picks process tech for US PE, PP units in Texas... Mon, 14 May 2018

INSIGHT: US withdrawal from Iran deal a worst-case scenario for investors

LONDON (ICIS)--Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Iran nuclear deal may be the worst-case scenario for the country, and has the... Thu, 10 May 2018

INSIGHT: Nutrien’s rocky road to the top

LONDON (ICIS)--Canadian muriate of potash (MOP) major Nutrien set out in January to develop an “unmatched capability to respond to customer and... Wed, 09 May 2018

ICIS at TFI 2014

TFI's largest meeting, the World Fertilizer Conference, draws approximately 800-900 delegates from as many as 60 different countries that represent all sectors of the fertilizer industry.

The conference, which takes place each September, provides two days of networking and conducting business with industry leaders. The agenda includes two breakfast sessions with high profile speakers focusing on the global challenges facing the fertilizer industry.

The 2014 World Fertilizer Conference will be held Sept. 7-9 at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco, Calif. 

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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.



  Meet the Team attending the TFI 2014 Conference

Antonella Harrison, Commercial Director Fertilizers

Antonella Harrison is the Commercial Director for Fertilizers at ICIS and is responsible for leading and delivering the commercial strategy for the fertilizer portfolio. She can be reached by email at Antonella.Harrison@icis.com

Rebecca Clarke, Managing Editor Fertilizers

Rebecca Clarke is the Managing Editor for Fertilizers at ICIS. She can be reached by email at Rebecca.Clarke@icis.com

David Tonyan, Fertilizers Reporter

David Tonyan is a Fertilizers Reporter for ICIS and he covers the sulphur and sulphuric acid markets in North America and contribute to the North American Sulphur Service, World Market Review and Sulphuric Acid Weekly publications. He can be reached by email at David.Tonyan@icis.com




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.