25 January, Wednesday - delegates’ arrival and accommodation

18.00 – 20.00           PRELIMINARY REGISTRATION       COCKTAIL RECEPTION


26 January, Thursday – first conference day 

Session 1. The challenges of 2022 and their heavy toll on the European region: a decrease in supply of Russian and Belarusian fertilizers and raw materials. Changes in N, P, K fertilizer flows into and inside the region.

THE TOPIC AND THE SPEAKER TO BE ANNOUNCED
Fertilizers Europe

RECENT CHANGES AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON FERTILIZERS MARKET IN CZECH REPUBLIC
The Speaker to be announced, Association of Chemical Industry of the Czech Republic

FERTILIZER MARKET IN POLAND: CHALLENGES AND CHANGES
dr. Monika Tabak, Agronomy Manager, Grupa Azoty

THE TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED
Zoltan Bige, Chief Strategy Officer, Owner, Nitrogenmuvek

TOPIC TBA
Maria Bezzubova, Co-founder, TRUAGRO Ukraine

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR NON EUROPEAN PRODUCERS IN EUROPE (FOCUS ON AMMONIA & UREA AND THE CHANGES IN TRADE FLOW & PRICE ARBITRAGE BETWEEN MARKETS)
Flavio de Moraes Novaes, Market Intelligence and Business Development Manager, Fertiglobe

FERTILIZER MARKET IN TURBULENT TIMES: CHANGES OF TRADEFLOWS AND SUPPLIERS IN EUROPE
Evgenia Apostolopoulou, Marketing Director, Indagro S.A.

■ The European Union regulations and sanctions against Russia and Belarus and their impact on regional trade in fertilizers and raw materials
■ The current situation and outlook for regional fertilizer production: sharp fluctuations in natural gas prices and their direct influence on regional producers
■ Alternative sources of phosphates and NPKs for Eastern European customers: global suppliers, capacity, a variety of transport routes
■ Review of phosphate rock supply and consumption in Eastern Europe: traditional trade flows and probable changes in them.

 

Session 2. Uzbek, Kazakhstani, Turkmen, Azerbaijani and Georgian fertilizers and raw materials as potential solution to a shortage of N, P and K- fertilizers in the EEBB region:

REVIEW OF UZBEK AND TURKMEN POTASH SUPPLIERS’ PRODUCTION CAPACITY AND ABILITY TO ESTABLISH LONG-STANDING BUSINESS RELATIONS IN EASTERN EUROPE
The speaker to be announced, World Fertilizer Market

THE TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED
Mamuka Murjikneli, CEO, Wondernet Express Investment

■ Supply of N and P fertilizers from Central Asia to Eastern Europe: main producers, design capacity and export price trends in Central Asia
■ An array of routes to ship Uzbek, Kazakhstan, Turkmen, Azerbaijani and Georgian fertilizers to Europe: transport modes, major transshipment hubs and transport costs


27 January, Friday – second conference day

Session 3. Manufacturing innovations and the use of specialty fertilizers and green ammonia projects in the region

PROSPECTS OF ORGANIC-BASED FERTILIZERS IN EUROPE: CONSUMPTION AND LEGISLATION REGULATING THEIR APPLICATION
Chiara Manoli, Regulatory Affairs Manager, ILSA SpA / President of ECOFI

THE TOPIC AND THE SPEAKER TO BE ANNOUNCED
UTC Him-Alliance

TOPIC TO BE ANNOUNCED
Motti Levin, CEO, Haifa Group

■ Green ammonia projects and their use in Europe
■ Water-soluble fertilizers and their market share in the region
■ Bacterial biofertilizers: what they are and their prospects in the region
■ Stabilised nitrogen: what is new since last year?