As we step into the “new normal” with Covid-19 affecting trade and the global economy, CRU and The African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) have developed a new virtual platform to continue to keep the international fertilizer industry supplied with the latest information and key contacts from across Africa.

This your opportunity to join expert speakers, discuss the key issues, engage in meaningful networking, take part in highly interactive discussions, meet new and existing contacts and find the content you need – from the safety and comfort of your desktop.

Way beyond a webinar, the virtual conference offers highly interactive and focused discussion sessions, networking solutions and a multimedia virtual exhibition packed with resources to help you build your strategy for maintaining fertilizer and agribusiness trade across Africa.

Hear from the leading analysts and experts:

  • Chris Lawson, Head of Fertilizer Analysis, CRU
  • Jason Scarpone, CEO, African Fertilizer Agribusiness Partnership
  • Asseta Diallo, Program Officer, Interim Head, Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Systems, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)
  • Ibrahim Gourouza, Chief Operations Officer, Grow Africa
  • Pierre Brunache, Fertilizer Value Chain Specialist, African Development Bank
  • John Purchase, CEO, Agbiz
  • Pieter Haumann, CEO, Fertasa
  • Dr. Praveen Singh, AVP, Indorama Fertilizer
  • Sanjay Kabra, Regional Coordinator for Central Africa, ETG
  • Niels Wage, CEO, Danakali
  • Luambo Munzedzi, CEO, Agro dealers Association of Southern Africa (ADASA)
  • Gideon Negedu, Executive Secretary, Fertilizer Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN)
  • Grace Chilande, Fertilizer Market Specialist, AfricaFertilizer.Org Coordinator, IFDC
  • Josie Armstrong, Principal Consultant, CRU
  • Joost Van Odijk, Technical Advisor, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership
  • Simon Inglethorpe, Editor, Fertilizer International
  • Matthew Hodgkinson, Nitrogen Analyst, CRU
  • Logan Collins, Markets Editor, Potash, CRU
  • Rajiv Ram, Senior Analyst, Fertilizer Demand, CRU

    The conference will deliver:

    • Africa's premier fertilizer marketplace: Meet virtually with all the key players from the whole fertilizer and agribusiness supply chain to boost your trade into this region
    • Potential solutions for Africa’s commercial farming operations: The conference will explore technology advances in agriculture, financing techniques that have been successful for large farming, and lessons from agrobusiness operations in challenging environments around the world, that can be applied to Africa’s large farming and agrobusiness operations. 
    • Agrodealer, SME and emerging farmer participation: Working in conjunction with the African Fertilizer Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) and other key stakeholders, the event partners will again ensure the participation of a large delegation of agrodealers, and farming community leaders from across Africa, in an effort to find real solutions for smallholder farmers. 
      Strong content supported by facilitated networking: The conference series has built a reputation for meaningful discussion and being a unique networking opportunity. Participants can be assured of gaining new contacts and knowledge that can make an impact on their business, even on a virtual platform. 






    AgriFood Zambia Magazine
    World Fertilizer Magazine
    Fertilizer International
    CRU Fertilizer Week

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