Country Overview

Fertilizer Market

Fertilizer Prices

Market Comments

OCTOBER 2017

Market Comments 

There has been a slight reduction in fertilizer prices because of increase in fertilizer supply in the market as the rainy season is expected to start from late November to early December.

Fertilizer coupons for subsidy program for 8 districts are currently available for distribution. The coupon value for subsidized fertilizer this growing season will be 15,000 Malawi Kwacha.


Sales trend (Comparisons from September to October)

Towns

Fertilizer (commerciel)

Sales trend

Price trend

Ntcheu NP 23 21 0 + 4S

Urea

 Lilongwe NP 23 21 0 + 4S

Urea

Mponela NP 23 21 0 + 4S

 Dwangwa NP 23 21 0 + 4S

Mchinji NP 23 21 0 + 4S

Urea

 

Price trends over the past 2 months

NP 23 21 0 + 4S Urea 46%
MWK/ 50 kg bag Type Sep -17 Oct -17 Sep -17 Oct -17
Biantyre com 19000 19000
Dwangwa com 20000 20000 19500 19500
Lilongwe com 19450 19450  18833 18833
Lizulu com 21500 21500
Mchinji com 22250 22750 19500 19000
Mponela com 19500 19500
Mzimba com 25000 25000
Ntcheu com 21400 21400 20000 20000
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