Ammonium Nitrate Exports from Former USSR on Rise According to Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd.

19 May 2011 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – Production and trade of ammonium nitrate are facing considerable curbs on the way – the material has been defined as an explosive substance and it has been banned from sales at large marketplaces since 2003. Moreover the consumption of nitrogen fertilizers, ammonium nitrate included, has also demonstrated large-scale declines in Western Europe and some other regions as a result of changes in agricultural subsidy regulations.

Key producing regions of ammonium nitrate are represented by Western and Central Europe, USA, former USSR countries. It is noticeable that on the background of the overall decline in ammonium nitrate trade, exports from the former USSR block are on the rise.

Detailed review and forecast on global, regional and country markets of ammonium nitrate can be found in the new market research report “Ammonium Nitrate: 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast” that covers present situation, historical background and future forecast and addresses comprehensive data showing ammonium nitrate capacities, production, consumption, trade statistics, and prices in the recent years are provided (globally, regionally and by country).

Report Details:

Ammonium Nitrate: 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast

Published: January, 2011

Pages: 237

The report indicates a wealth of information on ammonium nitrate producers and suppliers, covers ammonium nitrate production in the respective country, major ammonium nitrate producers, ammonium nitrate consumption in the country market, ammonium nitrate trade in the country, ammonium nitrate prices. Ammonium nitrate market forecast for next five years, including market volumes and prices is also provided.

The study on ammonium nitrate has been completed by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd, an internationally recognized market research agency, specializing in chemical industry.  “Ammonium Nitrate: 2011 World Market Outlook And Forecast” is included into the catalogue “Inorganics”, which also highlights Ammonia, Ammonium Sulphate, Carbon Black (BC), Caustic Soda, Chlorine, Potassium Hydroxide, Soda Ash, Sodium Chlorate, Sodium Sulphate, Titanium Dioxide, Urea markets.



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