Manufacturers and suppliers have attempted to push through further fertiliser price increases in recent days. However, competition for good business particularly for large orders from individuals and buyer groups has limited the price lift in the near term.
25 11 2016
EU COMMISSION MUST ACT AS NITROGEN MANUFACTURERS PUSH THROUGH UNJUSTIFIED PRICE INCREASES – COUGHLANGrain, IFA in Brussels, Inputs
IFA Inputs Project Team Leader John Coughlan has said that leading European nitrogen manufacturers are attempting to push through unjustified further price increases in recent days for CAN and AN (ammonium nitrate) at a time when gas prices, which constitute 70% to 80% of the production, costs remain on the floor.
30 08 2016
IFA’s Inputs Project Team Chairman John Coughlan has reported broadly unchanged fuel prices in the most recent quarterly survey published by Association. The results show agricultural diesel now costs on average 60.50 cent per litre, car diesel 112.87 cent per litre and kerosene 55.8 cent per litre.
Speaking from the International Fertiliser Industries Association Conference in Moscow this week, IFA President Joe Healy said the EU Commission must move immediately to eliminate anti-dumping and customs duties on fertiliser imports into Europe.