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About the event

CRU’s Phosphates 2018 attracted more than 500 delegates from around the globe. The conference offers the ideal forum for senior decision-makers from commercial and operational elements of the phosphates value chain to understand which market and technology factors will influence the industry. Business leaders from producers, traders, consumers and engineering, technology and equipment providers meet at this annual event to engage in high-level networking, negotiate business and share industry knowledge.

Phosphates 2019 will provide you with the latest commercial and technical updates, helping you to make better-informed business decisions for the year ahead.  It is also the best place to meet other industry leaders: to network, negotiate business, and share industry knowledge and experience. 

The 2019 event will also continue to grow the technical content, with a dedicated stream of technical presentations in addition to the popular technical showcases. Registered attendees will have the chance to share practical experience with other operators and meet with the industry's leading suppliers of technology and engineering solutions in the large scale exhibition.  

Key Reasons to attend:

  • Hear the largest international producers of phosphates share their strategic outlooks and market insights 
  • Understand the mega trends that will impact demand in the fertilizer, feed, and industrial phosphates sectors 
  • Gain a view of shifting trade flows based on supply and demand updates from the Americas, Asia and other key markets 
  • Share operational experience and develop practical solutions via case studies and papers in the expanded technical agenda 
  • Learn about new technology, process, materials and equipment innovations in the technical showcase agenda 
  • Network with more than 500 representatives including: consumers, traders, market analysts, engineering and technical experts, raw materials, intermediates and finished phosphates producers 
  • Meet with a wide range of technical experts in the exhibition to address your technical challenges and queries

New for 2019:

 Pre-conference, one-day Specialty Fertilizers Forum
 Join a site visit to Mosaic’s one-of-a-kind reclamation project at Streamsong Resort
 Co-located with the Sulphuric Acid Roundtable
 Pre-conference social agenda to include a golf tournament and kayak fishing


Who attends?

Please note: The Participants – Producers by Phosphate Product chart represents all products produced. As some companies produce more than one product, they have been presented more than once.

Why Florida?

CRU is excited to be bringing Phosphates 2019 to the “Sunshine State” for the third time. The region boasts someof the industry’s most advanced phosphate mining and fertilizer production operations, as well as being a leader inUS agricultural exports, such as the famous Florida oranges.