Fertilizer use to surpass 200 mmt by 2018

Fertilizer use to surpass 200 mmt by 2018

FAO projects 1.8% annual growth in world fertilizer use as capacity expands faster.

GLOBAL fertilizer use is likely to rise above 200.5 million metric tons in 2018, 25% higher than in 2008, according to the U.N. Food & Agriculture Organization's (FAO) new report, "World Fertilizer Trends & Outlook to 2018."

The report projects that world fertilizer consumption will grow by 1.8% a year through 2018. At the same time, "the g

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