Joao Lourenco reignites race for Cabinda phosphates
Angolan president Joao Lourenco is determined to push forward with [...]
A key agricultural input, phosphates are mainly produced and sold in Africa by Morocco's OCP. Numerous other companies have begun producing, transforming and selling phosphates, whether these are public (Compagnie des phosphates de Gafsa, Societe nationale des phosphates du Togo (SNPT) or private, Foskor and soon Kropz and Great Quest Fertilizer.
After securing lower tariffs from the European Union (EU) through vigorous campaign in Brussels, OCP's exports of Sahrawi phosphates to Europe should thrive and are positively booming in India and China. Facilitated migrations - Morocco's efforts have paid off. [...]