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Fertiliser Prices

22 October 2014

 

  • 46% granular urea average prices have dropped by £8.5/tonne on the month, but 34.5% N AN UK made bags have increased by £5/tonne.
  • There was little other movement in the price of fertilisers between September and October 2014, however all prices are higher than a year ago.

 

Product / Price Range (£/tonne *)

Oct-14

Sep-14

Oct-13

15:15:20 Blended (bags)

304-320

304-320

278-294

15:15:20 Blended (bulk)

297-313

297-313

272-288

17:17:17 Blended (bags)

314-323

314-323

289-297

17:17:17 Granular (bags)

326-334

326-334

301-309

20:10:10 Blended (bags)

264-271

264-271

255-262

20:10:10 Blended (bulk)

258-265

258-265

249-256

25:05:05 Blended (bags)

255-262

255-262

243-250

25:05:05 Blended (bulk)

246-256

246-256

234-244

46% N Urea (bags)

n/a

n/a

n/a

46% N Urea (bulk)

n/a

n/a

n/a

34.5% N AN (bags UK)

262-267

255-264

245-252

46% Granular urea (bags)

284-292

290-303

255-264

Source: ©FARM BRIEF  (16 October 2014)

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*Prices are spot deals for payment within 28days after month of delivery to farm for orders of 20tonne plus full loads. Prices also assume 500kg bag delivery.

  UK fertiliser prices

Latest figures show the prices for fertiliser (bagged and bulk) mainly remained static on the month with only 34.5% UK made N AN bags continuing to rise, this month by £5/tonne. 46% Granular Urea fell by £8.5/tonne.

Of the blended varieties, 15:15:20 Blended (bags) has seen the biggest percentage increase year on year, with the product being 9% higher in October 2014 than a year earlier, now at an average of £312/tonne.

TSP, on farm bulk and bags have both increased on the month, bulk by an average of £7/tonne and bags an average of £7.50/tonne.