VOL. XLVII

No 14

05-April-2004

QATAR

QAFCO Signs Urea Export Deal With Australia

Qatar Fertilizer Company (QAFCO) on 16 March signed an agreement with Australias Incitec Pivot for the supply of 350,000 tons/year of urea over the next two years. The deal will give QAFCO a 35% share of the Australian market, up from 7% last year. QAFCO said the agreement came in the context of the companys long-term strategy to explore new marketing opportunities in advance of the upcoming commissioning of QAFCO-4...