Potash Market News Directory

MarketsandMarkets Predicts Specialty Fertilizer Market Will be Worth $19,885 Million By 2020

MarketsandMarkets published a report titled "Specialty Fertilizers Market by Type (Monoammonium Phosphate, Monopotassiun phosphate, Potassium Nitrate, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Sulfate, Urea, UAN, and Others), by Crop Type & by Region - Global Trends & Forecast to 2020" that projects the specialty fertilizer global market will reach $19,885 million by 2020.

Glencore’s Next Move Could be in Agriculture

Bloomberg reported Friday that Glencore PLC (LSE:GLEN) may look to the agricultural space for its next move. The company became a major agricultural player when it purchased Viterra Inc. in 2012, but while Glencore is one of the world's largest traders of wheat, it still has no presence in most important grain market: the United States.

Belarusian Potash Co. Agrees to Supply Potash to China for $315 Per Tonne

Bloomberg reported Thursday that Belarusian Potash Co. has signed a deal with China and will supply the country with potash at a price of $315 per tonne which includes shipping costs. Russia's Uralkali (LSE:URALL) reportedly said the price was "significantly" less than possible, despite it being up $10 per tonne from last years price.