EU moves to ban phosphate imports from Syria
Published: Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Fertiliser minerals considered as part of sanctions against Assad regime
The EU is set to ban imports of phosphates from Syria as
part of sanctions imposed on the government of President
Exports of phosphate from the Middle Eastern state to the EU
were worth over 97m ($128m) in 2010 and represented about
40% of the Syrias total...