SABIC is sponsored the 9th annual Argus Africa Fertiliser Conference in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa during 26-28 February 2018, as part of its strategy to share its expertise in the field of agri-nutrients and explore new market opportunities in Africa.
SABIC displayed a range of innovative agri-nutrient solutions and introduced its experience in establishing the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Development Center (Estidamah) in Riyadh, an applied research institute that provides a range of agriculture-related solutions to public and private agencies at the national and international levels.
Yazid Al-Anqari, general manager, agri-nutrients, phosphate and potassium, SABIC, who led a delegation to the conference, said that the event was an opportunity for SABIC to strengthen customer relationships and find new avenues to boost sales. It is also an opportunity to further understand customer needs and support them through high-quality agri-nutrient products, such as NPK and NPS.
The conference was one of the largest of its kind, with more than 520 participants representing leading fertiliser manufacturers and distributors from around 65 countries, including 23 from Africa, as well as 20 expert speakers, researchers and entrepreneurs.