07 March - 09 March 2023
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Argus Fertilizer Asia Conference

Day 1 - Morning sessions

Start End
  • 8:00
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  • Registration and meeting zones open
  • 9:40
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  • 10:40
  • Government keynotes series
  • 10:40
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  • 11:15
  • Asian producers keynote: Asia’s rise in becoming a dominant fertilizer producer
• How have Asian markets evolved since the pandemic?
• How are producer’s expanding trade globally?
• Can Asia become the epicentre of fertilizer development?
  • 11:15
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  • 12:00
  • Morning break
  • 12:00
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  • 13:00
  • Argus market forecasts
Argus Experts present key insights on gas, chemicals, freight in the context of the fertilizer industry.
  • 13:00
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  • 14:30
  • Lunch

Argus fertilizer procurement forum

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 15:00
  • How are Arab fertilizer producers cementing their growth in Asia?
Exclusive opportunity to meet and interact with key buyers and sellers in the Middle-East
  • 15:00
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  • 15:30
  • Prospects for Central Asian producers to attract new buyers in Asia?
  • 15:30
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  • 16:00
  • South Asian market growth: Is there scope for producers to compete beyond regional trade?
  • 16:00
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  • 16:30
  • South East Asia's key mover
  • 16:30
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  • 17:00
  • How are Australian producers looking to develop their relationships with Asian procurement?

Argus evening reception

Start End
  • 17:00
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  • Argus Welcome Reception

Day 2: Exploring key import and export markets

Start End
  • 8:30
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  • Registration and networking areas open
  • 9:35
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  • 9:40
  • Chairperson's opening address
  • 9:40
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  • 10:00
  • Keynote speech
  • 10:00
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  • 11:00
  • China focus: How is Asia recovering from market barriers caused by the pandemic?
• How has China’s export ban affected trade of bulk products in the region?
• Exploring China’s dominance in the specialty products sector
• How will the market recover from the supply shocks and loss of Chinese product?
  • 11:00
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  • 11:45
  • Morning break
  • 11:45
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  • 12:45
  • Indian subcontinent focus: Will the Indian subcontinent’s imports of fertilizers aid its future market growth?
• How is India preparing to become more independent in its production of fertilizers
• Agricultural concerns on affordability and procurement
• The need for Indian producers to partner with Asian and European businesses to grow effectively
  • 12:45
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  • 14:30
  • Lunch

Raw material masterclass

Start End
  • 14:30
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  • 16:00
  • Raw Material Masterclass

Argus Presents an all new deep dive into key raw material markets such as Sulphur, Urea, Phosphates and Potash.

Speaker line-up to be announced soon.

Day 3: Green fertilizer day - the latest developments in specialties and energy transition

Start End
  • 9:00
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  • Registration and networking areas open
  • 9:55
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  • 10:00
  • Chairperson's opening remarks
  • 10:00
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  • 11:00
  • Renewable energy for low-carbon fertilizer production
• How is Asia contributing to the energy transition within fertilizer production
• Can fertilizer producers go green while keeping yield and revenue stable?
• Exploring key developments around Solar, Hydrogen and Ammonia
  • 11:00
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  • 11:45
  • Morning break

Specialty Fertilizer Forum

Start End
  • 11:45
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  • 12:15
  • How can silicon based fertilizers reduce GHG emissions while providing higher yield?
  • 12:15
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  • 13:00
  • Addressing lack of knowledge transfer between Europe and Asia
• Focus on training of distributors and traders on technical knowledge
• Adapting knowledge of specialty products to Asian consumers
• New prospects for Asian-made specialty products
  • 13:00
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  • 13:30
  • Managing a balance of organic and chemical fertilizer consumption
• What is the potential for the organic fertilizer market to grow in Asia?
• How can the chemical industry learn from organic products?
• Achieving a balance of industry to ensure economic and environmental sustenance
  • 13:30
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  • 15:00
  • Lunch
  • 15:00
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  • End of Conference