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DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Ken Johnson DTN Fertilizer Columnist
Tue May 28, 2013 06:12 PM CDT

AMMONIA

Prices in the world ammonia market were essentially flat through May, crossing at $510 to $512 per metric ton early and finishing the month at $515. Market participants are awaiting further news on the timing of the start-up of the new Sorfert ammonia plant in Algeria. Indian import demand for ammonia for the production of DAP was weak in April/early May due to local plant closures, and several DAP plants are still down. However, ammonia requirements are expected to pick up now that phosphoric acid supplies are settled and Indian DAP producers are slowly restarting production. Ammonia demand from ...

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