Unrest prompts Tunisia to stop phosphate production

By Alex Feytis
Published: Monday, 21 February 2011

As a result of the political crises sweeping North Africa, production of phosphate rock and fertiliser products ceased in Tunisia at the end of January



Off the rails: Tunisian phosphate was not on
track in February owing to workers blocking
transports between GCT’s mines and plants
at Gafsa, Sfax and Mdhilla-Gafsa
Dave Smith, Phantasrail Galleries 2009


As a result of the political crises sweeping North Africa (see Comment p.7), production of phosphate rock and fertiliser...

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