Following are headline news of the latest issue of Phosphorus Industry China Monthly Report:
International trade of phosphate chemicals in May 2013
In May 2013, phosphorus ore, food grade phosphoric acid and POCl3 witnessed significant changes in their export price, while most phosphate fertilizer of concern saw sharp declines in both their export volume and price.
Jiangsu Yoke's TCPP & BDP production project obtains government recordation
Jiangsu Yoke's TCPP & BDP production project in Yancheng City, Jiangsu Province passed another milestone when the local government accept its investment application, bringing the project one step closer to completion.
Chinese phosphate fertilizer industry goes through a hard time in H1 2013
China's phosphate fertilizer industry has experienced falling prices and declining export volumes in the first half of the year.
Hubei Xingfa applies for issuing new debts to replace maturing debts
Hubei Xingfa announces it is to issue a round of new medium- and long-term debt instruments to replace maturing debt.
The US to continue imposing anti-dumping duties on Chinese sodium hexametaphosphate
The US decides to continue imposing anti-dumping duties on Chinese sodium hexametaphosphate: The ruling is unlikely to impact domestic companies.
Half-hydrate wet phosphoric acid technology innovation in China
On June 15, 2013, the China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation (CPCIF) assessed and passed the Guizhou Chuanheng Chemical Liability Co., Ltd's New CH Half-Hydrate Wet Phosphoric Acid Complete Technology Development & Commercial Production project.
Weakening phosphate fertilizer trade continues
Global trade in phosphate fertilizer continues to weaken.
Price monitoring of some phosphate chemicals in June 2013
China's phosphorus product prices remained weak in June due to depressed market conditions.
Market review of prime phosphate chemical in June 2013
China's phosphorus chemicals market remained gloomy in June 2013.
Inner Mongolia to develop phosphorus chemical industry
The Inner Mongolia Development and Reform Commission (DRC of Inner Mongolia) approved a plan to develop the phosphorus chemical industry in Darhan Muminggan Joint Banner, Baotou City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
Sichuan makes progress on phosphorus resource exploration
The Land and Resources Department of Sichuan Province (Sichuan LRD) released results of the annual geological exploration, which showed that the province's proven reserve of phosphorus increased by 200,000,000 tonnes in 2012.
Yellow phosphorus to foresee increased risk of sales stalling
The domestic phosphate industry will come under continued pressure as demand remains weak and competition from substitute products intensifies.
No positive note leave to China's phosphate fertilizer market in June
China's phosphate fertilizer market to see few positive signs in June 2013.