10 02 2017
Speaking from Brussels, IFA President Joe Healy has welcomed the support from the official European Farmer and Co-op representative body (COPA/COGECA) for the campaign to remove duties and tariffs on fertiliser prices.
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.