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07 Apr 2020

Covid-19: what risks for the fertilizer and fertilizer market in Africa?

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The announcement of the closure of maritime borders, the preferred route for transporting fertilizers and fertilizers, did not fail to raise questions about the viability of supply chains in Africa. "Overall, we estimate at least a 20% market reduction at this early stage," said London-based firm Afriqom.

Afriqom, which monitors the continent-wide fertilizer market, believes that the major world producers (Russia, Belarus, Morocco, Egypt, Turkey, etc.) have not been impacted ...

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30 Dec 2019

Birth of a Fertilizer Distribution Stakeholder Association

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Senegalese Fertilizer Professionals Association (APESEN) was set up on Monday in Dakar with the aim of further professionalizing the distribution sector of this agricultural input, explained Moulaye Baldé, one of its initiators.

"We will try to bring ourselves into conformity through this association and set ourselves to the standards of what is done in the sub-region, in Mali, in Nigeria and in Burkina Faso etc.," he said. declared in the ...

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