China produced 13.31 million tons of fertilizer in the first quarter

China produced 13.31 million tons of fertilizer in the first quarter, up 2.4%, among which nitrogenous fertilizer and potash fertilizer increased 2.2% and 20.9% respectively while phosphatic fertilizer decreased 3.3%. The price of fertilizer products increased month on month.In March, the average price of urea was RMB 1,990 (USD 287)per ton, up 6.4% month on month, up 4.2% year on year. The price of amonium phosphate made in China was RMB2,710(USD 392) per ton, up 0.7% month on month, up 0.4% year on year.