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Argus FMB Africa Fertilizer 2017

Improving Access and Increasing Consumption of Fertilizer and Building Meaningful Supply Chain Partnerships in Africa 

The 8th annual Argus FMB Africa Fertilizer conference takes place in Cape Town on 15-17 February – bringing the leading meeting place for the African supply chain to one of Africa’s most beautiful cities. 

Over 500 participants from 55 countries attend the annual conference – if you want to join them and get the best price, register online before 9 December and save $200

At Argus FMB Africa Fertilizer 2017 you will join a cross-section of stakeholders including government leaders, finance providers, NGOs, regional distributors and global producers. 

  • Hear from national governments and regional trade blocs about political initiatives to facilitate increased fertilizer consumption
  • Gain valuable insight from the CEO of NEPAD, Dr Ibrahim Assane Mayaki who will discuss the pivotal role of fertilizers in achieving agricultural transformation in Africa
  • Meet distributors from all over Africa – over 20 African countries were represented in 2016
  • Assess the prospects for new fertilizer production in Africa
  • Identify the NPK blends and product specifications used in tenders across Africa
  • Hear how new finance models transform the supply chain and increase farmer access to fertilizers

Organised with the support of the International Fertilizer Association (IFA), IFDC, AFAP, FEPSAN and FERTASA, this is an unrivalled networking forum – the only place to be if you want to build your business across Africa.

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 View the photos from the 2016 conference here

Quotation marks "An excellent forum for learning about and sharing in the challenge of meeting Africa’s demand for fertilizers." Lamourdia Thiombiano, Deputy Regional Representative Africa,Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Ghana

What you'll get at this conference in 2017:

  • 500+ attendees from across the fertilizer supply chain
  • The chance to meet fertilizer producers and traders from over 20 African countries
  • 20+ hours of networking
  • Opening cocktail reception and gala dinner - exclusive to registered delegates
  • 20+ expert speakers
  • 3 days of discussions with senior decision makers

Attendees by region

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A sample of registered companies from the 2016 conference include:

African Development Bank, ECOWAS Commission, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Omnia Fertilizer, Alliance for Commodity Trade in Eastern & Southern Africa COMESA, Baconco, Fertimad International, Africa Soil Information Service (AfSIS), Omega Farms, One Acre Fund, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership, ZFC Limited, Engro Fertilizers, Beira Logistics Terminals, Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA), Ecophos, AGMARK, Escofert, SECO – Olam, Agrofertrans, Ameropa, Arab Potash Company, ArrMaz, Bagtech, Borealis, Canpotex, Cargill, Changsha Green Mountain Chemical, Chengdu Beluckey Technology, Compass Minerals, Devji Meghji & Brothers, DF GRUPO, EuroChem Trading, OCP Group, Expertia Int'l, Fauji Fertilizer, Fertiberia, FEPSAN, Fertinagro Nutrientes, FOSKOR, Gavilon Fertilizer, Global Market Fertilizer, Hebei Monband Water Soluble Fertilizer, Heliopotasse, Helm, HINDUJA Bank, Hubei Dongsheng Chemical Group, HUGO PETERSEN, IFDC, Industrial Commodities Holdings, Innofert, Inspectorate & Griffith, IFA,International Raw Materials, Intertek, K+S Kali, Kenya National Farmers Federation, Koch Fertilizer Trading, Kynoch, LANXESS, Lebanon Chemicals Company, Louis Dreyfus Commodities, Medifer Iberian Company, Meridian, Midgulf International, Mitsubishi, Nectar Group, Nile Trade, Nitron Group, OLLIANCE, Polyserve Group, Port of Ghent, Rawfert Offshore, RS Trading, PRAYON, SABIC, Sea Invest, Sedab, SGS, Sinochem, Sinomagchem Chemical, Soleland, Solvadis Commodity Chemicals, Solvay, SQM, Stamicarbon, Sun International, Tianjin Topfert Agrochemical, Tracia Trading, Trade Corporation International, Trammo, Transfert, Uralchem, Valagro, Vega Nitro, Vipa Holdings, World Bank, Yara and Yargus Manufacturing.

Download the 2016 delegate list here


Quotation marks  "The Argus FMB Africa Fertilizer 2016 conference was an ideal opportunity to meet, network and enjoy the brilliantly presented content with precise and relevant content to our respective industries." - Dennis Naicker, Chief Operations Officer, Global Collateral Control 

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"Great for networking — both for maintaining existing customers and exploring new opportunities." 

Harm Hids, Sales Manager, Interjute, Netherlands

For further information about the 2017 Argus FMB Fertilizer Africa conference, please contact us using the details below:

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Principal Sponsor

OCP Africa

Fertilizer Manual Sponsor

ICL Fertilizers


Gold Sponsor


Lunch Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


LAT Borealis


Bronze Sponsors

ETG Agri Inputs


Supporting Partners



One Acre Fund



Official Magazine

Fertilizer Focus

Media Partner

Harvest SA