ICIS at TFI 2014

Russia January-September chemicals production up 5.6% year on year 

MOSCOW ( MRC )--Overall output of Russian chemicals increased in the first nine months by 5.6% year on year, with the greatest rise seen in caustic... Fri, 20 Oct 2017

PODCAST: US ammonia pricing continues to strengthen

HOUSTON (ICIS)--News reporter David Haydon speaks with senior editor Mark Milam on the US ammonia market. Topics of discussion range from the higher... Wed, 18 Oct 2017

UK’s inflation jumps to five-year high, eurozone stable

LONDON (ICIS)--The UK’s inflation rose to 3% in September as a depreciated sterling put pressure on imported goods, while prices in the eurozone... Tue, 17 Oct 2017

Americas top stories: weekly summary

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Here are the top stories from ICIS News from the week ended 13 October. About 85% Gulf of Mexico oil production still shut in after... Mon, 16 Oct 2017

BASF aims to become agro global major with €5.9bn Bayer seeds acquisition

LONDON (ICIS)--Formerly a bystander in the large-scale mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity that has swept through the agrochemicals industry,... Fri, 13 Oct 2017

Spanish stock up as Catalonia's independence ‘suspended’

Focus article by Jonathan Lopez Disappointed supporters of Catalonia's independence follow the regional president's speech. Source: Danilo... Wed, 11 Oct 2017

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.