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Date：Dec. 25, 2020 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
India, the world's largest urea importer, is in the midst of a record demand year, only increasing its significance for global trade.Indian urea imports totalle...
Date：Dec. 21, 2020 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Market participants expect demand for MOP in 2021 to outstrip levels this year, and for the reduction of Covid-19-related issues to boost deliveries and prices....
Date：Nov. 10, 2020 Category：Markets
Imports reached just over 2mn t in January-October, compared to 2.21mn t in the same period of last year. Disruptions to the logistics chain and labour shortage...
Date：Oct. 9, 2020 Category：Markets
Total sales of fertilizers — urea, DAP, NPKs, MOP and SSP — rose to 33.7mn t in kharif (see chart), latest provisional data show, from 27mn t a year earlier.S...
Date：Sep. 17, 2020 Category：Markets
Domestic sales of fertilizers — urea, DAP, NPKs, MOP and SSP — totalled 2.41mn t as of 15 September, latest provisional data show. September sales last year w...
Date：Sep. 3, 2020 Category：Markets
Sales of fertilizers — urea, DAP, NPKs, MOP and SSP — slipped to a total of 6.9mn t in August, from 7.6mn t a year earlier (see chart). Fertilizer sales in In...
Date：Aug. 14, 2020 Category：Markets
Indian government-owned importer NFL today extended until 13 August its tender to buy 100,000t of DAP after initial reports suggested it did not receive offers....
Date：Jul. 29, 2020 Category：Companies
Coromandel International Limited
CIL's total revenue rose to 32.22bn rupees ($430mn) in the quarter from Rs28.63bn in the previous quarter, and up by about 50pc from Rs21.42bn a year earlier.
Date：Jul. 15, 2020 Category：Markets
Expectations for this year's monsoon season have continued to propel sales. India's meteorological department raised its projections for the monsoon on 1 June t...
Date：Jul. 8, 2020 Category：Companies
Leading global commodity information service Argus has purchased Agritel, the expert provider of information, consulting and forecasting on agricultural and agr...
Date：Jul. 3, 2020 Category：Markets
Fertilizer sales hit 6.86mn t last month, up by 79pc on the year and the highest monthly figure since December, as buying ramped up for the June-September monso...
Date：Jul. 1, 2020 Category：Markets
The country's farmers have planted more than 31.56mn hectares (ha) (315,600km²) in the kharif sowing season as of 26 June, up from 15.45mn ha during the same p...
Date：Jun. 24, 2020 Category：Markets
Total fertilizer sales — urea, DAP, NPKs, MOP and SSP — have already surpassed June 2019 levels this month (see chart). Sales have hit 4.74mn t as of 22 June,...
Date：Jun. 18, 2020 Category：Markets
A trading firm is sourcing a 40,000t cargo for an Indian buyer, scheduled to ship on 15-20 July.
A freight enquiry is circulating to transport 40,000t of DAP...
Date：Jun. 11, 2020 Category：Markets
Sales under the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) system were at 350,000t as of 9 June, latest provisional data show. DAP sales reached 646,000t in June last year. ...
Date：Jun. 4, 2020 Category：Markets
State-owned Indian fertilizer manufacturer and importer Fertilizers and Chemicals Travancore (Fact) has delayed annual maintenance because of the coronavirus lo...
Date：Jun. 3, 2020 Category：Markets
Indian suppliers produced 325,000t of DAP last month, marking an uptick from 260,000t in April, latest provisional data show. The government's nationwide lockdo...
Date：Jun. 1, 2020 Category：Markets
The index, a weighted composite of DAP fob levels from the five largest export markets — the US, Russia, Saudi Arabia, China and Morocco — rose to 86.9 points...
Date：May. 26, 2020 Category：Markets
Fertilizer freight rates on certain routes have begun to rise following a steady slide since mid-March, adding to the pressure on some phosphates suppliers' fob...
Date：May. 22, 2020 Category：Markets
IFFCO has halted DAP and NPK production at its Paradip facility — which has a nameplate capacity of 1.5mn t/yr of DAP and 420,000 t/yr of NPK — since yesterda...