EU moves to ban phosphate imports from Syria

By Mark Watts
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 Bashar al-Assad.

Exports of phosphate from the Middle Eastern state to the EU were worth over €97m ($128m) in 2010 and represented about 40% of the Syria’s total...

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