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About the event

CRU’s Phosphates regularly attracts more than 400 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 2021 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 2021 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.  

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Key reasons to attend:

  • Get the CRU View on what will impact supply, demand and prices across the global phosphate value chain in 2021 and beyond
  • Hear from producers and new projects in major supply and demand regions including Europe, USA and China
  • Share operational experience and develop practical solutions via case studies and papers in the technical agenda
  • Learn about new technology, process, materials and equipment innovations and meet with a wide range of technical experts in the exhibition 
  • Understand the key drivers shaping the feed, industrial and specialty markets


History of the event

Now in its 13th year, the CRU Phosphates Conference series has a strong track record as the established meeting for the international industry, with industry support and in participation with the International Fertilizer Association (IFA).

Past events have taken place in:

Phosphates 2005 - Paris
Phosphates 2006 - Brussels
Phosphates 2008 - Paris
Phosphates 2010 - Brussels
Phosphates 2012 - El-Jadida
Phosphates 2013 - Monte Carlo
Phosphates 2014 - Paris
Phosphates 2015 - Tampa
Phosphates 2016 - Paris
Phosphates 2017 - Tampa
Phosphates 2018 - Marrakesh
Phosphates 2019 - Orlando
Phosphates 2020 - CANCELLED due to Covid-19