Global Fertilizer Outlook - 6
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Fri Dec 26, 2014 03:05 PM CST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (DTN) -- The former Soviet Union (FSU) continues to be a world leader in fertilizer production despite the break-up of the country into 15 republics. Current world trade barriers and future North American production are challenges the republics have to overcome to continue to be large players in the global fertilizer market.

FSU is home to natural resources needed to produce fertilizer, Marina Simonova, head of ammonia for FERTECON Limited said during a presentation at the 2014 Fertilizer Outlook and Technology Conference last month in Savannah, Ga. The region is home to abundant reserves of natural gas, which ...

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