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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Dec 10, 2013 11:08 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue to show very little movement, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the first week of December. Retailers report very little new news regarding prices.

All eight of the major fertilizers had lower prices than last month, but once again none showed a prominent price drop.

DAP had an average price of $515/ton, MAP $554/ton, potash $485/ton and urea $440/ton. 10-34-0 was at $515/ton, anhydrous $646/ton, UAN28 $318/ton and UAN32 $361/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the average urea price was at $0.48/lb.N, anhydrous $0.39/lb.N, UAN28 $0.57/lb.N and UAN32 $0.56/lb.N.

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