Plentiful potash sector sees no need for change
Published: Tuesday, 09 July 2019
Abundant reserves, robust price forecasts and a lack of major catastrophes have dampened enthusiasm for innovation in the global potash industry, but does this approach risk missing important chances to improve production of one of the world’s most important minerals? Rose Pengelly reports.
Revolutions in agriculture over the last 50 years have
rapidly changed the way crops are produced, increasing yields,
reducing water consumption and improving profitability.
Further up the value chain, however, methods for producing
fertilizer minerals such as potash have barely altered in
Unlike other types of...