IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Newsbriefs

Mosaic’s Phosphate Volumes Slump

9:45 AM MST | December 8, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

Mosaic says that phosphate sales volumes for its fiscal second quarter ended November 30 were 1.3 million m.t., about 38% below first-quarter levels. The average selling price for diammonium phosphate was within the company’s guidance range, but second-quarter phosphate gross margins are expected to be hurt by raw material costs. “Lower grain and oilseed prices, a late North American harvest, congested distribution supply chains, and the unprecedented global economic and credit downturn [have caused] business to moderate in nearly all sectors,”...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa