Potash and phosphate: Year in Review 2016
Published: Friday, 30 December 2016
A roundup of the year’s main events in the global potash and phosphate industry.
2016 was a tough year for fertilisers, categorised by
overcapacity and low prices for potash and phosphate. A
decrease in crop prices, refinancing in Brazil and El Nino
weather patterns affecting the agricultural sector in India
continued to force capacity cuts in fertiliser products.
In January Canada’s Potash...