Market Overview

Ammonium Nitrate: World Markets to 2022 - Increasing Demand for Nitrogen-Based Fertilizers is Driving the Market -


The "Global
Ammonium Nitrate Market 2018-2022"
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The global ammonium nitrate market in terms of volume to grow close to
1,700 kilotons by 2022.

The report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with
inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and
its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a
discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

One trend in the market is use of ammonium nitrate substitutes.
Potassium nitrate, ammonium sulfate, and urea are some examples of
ammonium nitrate substitutes that can be used in a variety of
applications. These chemicals can be used in large amounts and are
relatively less harmful than ammonium nitrate to the environment and
human beings.

According to the report, one driver in the market is increasing demand
for nitrogen-based fertilizers. Nitrogen-based fertilizers dissolve
easily in water and are quickly available to the plants. These
fertilizers are classified as ammonium nitrate fertilizers, nitrate
fertilizers, ammoniacal fertilizers, and amide fertilizers.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is stringent
regulations on the handling, storage, and transportation of ammonium
nitrate. Ammonium nitrate poses a major challenge to the environment
because it is a high-volume chemical that is used in explosive
industries. Ammonium nitrate has a melting point of 170C and decomposes
above 210C.

Key Vendors

  • CF Industries
  • EuroChem
  • LSB Industries
  • Nutrien
  • The Mosaic Company
  • Yara

Key Topics Covered

01. Executive Summary

02. Scope of the Report

03. Research Methodology

04. Market Landscape

05. Market Sizing

06. Five Forces Analysis

07. Market Segmentation by Application

08. Customer Landscape

09. Regional Landscape

10. Decision Framework

11. Drivers and Challenges

12. Market Trends

13. Vendor Landscape

14. Vendor Analysis

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