Year in Review 2012: Phosphate

By Kasia Patel
Published: Thursday, 27 December 2012

Drop in sales at start of year, but changing diets mean growth likely

The phosphate market followed a similar pattern to potash throughout this year as the downturn in economic climate filtered through to the fertiliser markets. As a result of this dip, 2012 spelled a slowdown for short-term fertiliser demand, especially in the Asian and European markets.

The year began with many...

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