Fertilizer Export in Brazil 2021
In 2021, the total value of Fertilizers exported by Brazil was $231 million, which placed Brazil as the 50th largest fertilizer exporter worldwide.
Moreover, within Brazil’s own export portfolio, Fertilizers were ranked as the 58th most exported product.
This indicates that although Fertilizers make up a significant portion of Brazil’s exports, there are many other products that are exported in greater quantities.
Nonetheless, the $231 million in Fertilizer exports is still a significant contribution to Brazil’s economy,
The Brazil’s position as the 50th largest fertilizer exporter highlights Brazil’s role in the global market for this product.
2. Main destinations of Fertilizers exports from Brazil in 2021
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3. Fastest growing export markets for Fertilizers of Brazil between 2020 and 2021
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4. Nitrogenous Fertilizer Export in Brazil 2021
Brazil exported $39.5 million worth of nitrogenous fertilizers in 2021, which ranked this country as the 64th largest exporter of this product in the world.
In terms of Brazil’s overall exports, nitrogenous fertilizers were ranked as the 338th most exported product.
The primary destinations for Brazil’s nitrogenous fertilizers exports were:
- Paraguay (the largest market with $25.5 million worth of exports)
Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest-growing markets for Brazil’s Nitrogenous Fertilizers were:
Paraguay saw an increase in imports of $11.7 million, while Argentina and Bolivia experienced increases of $3.83 million and $1.3 million, respectively.
This suggests that there is a growing demand for Brazil’s Nitrogenous Fertilizers in these countries, which may provide new opportunities for Brazil’s fertilizer exporters.
5. Potassic Fertilizer Export in Brazil 2021
In 2021, Brazil exported $8.65 million worth of potassic Fertilizers, ranking it as the 38th largest exporter of potassic fertilizer globally.
Within Brazil’s export portfolio, potassic Fertilizers were ranked as the 595th most exported product.
The largest export market for Brazil’s potassic Fertilizers was:
- Paraguay (imported $6.16 million worth of the product)
- the United States
Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest-growing export markets for Brazil’s potassic Fertilizers were:
- the United States
Paraguay’s imports increased by $317,000, while the United States and Japan saw increases of $101,000 and $78,700, respectively.
These increases suggest that there may be an opportunity for Brazil’s potassic fertilizer exporters to further expand their reach into these markets.
6. Phosphatic Fertilizer Export in Brazil 2021
Brazil exported $4.52 million worth of Phosphatic Fertilizers in 2021, ranking it as the 30th largest exporter of phosphatic of fertilizer worldwide.
Within Brazil’s export portfolio, phosphatic fertilizers were ranked as the 703rd most exported product.
The primary markets for Brazil’s Phosphatic Fertilizers were:
- Paraguay (the largest importer with $1.84 million worth of imports)
Between 2020 and 2021, the fastest-growing markets for Brazil’s phosphatic Fertilizers were:
Bolivia’s imports increased by $640,000, Peru’s by $204,000, and Malaysia’s by $31,700.
Fertilizer Import in Brazil 2021
In 2021, Brazil was the world's largest fertilizer importer, with imports valued at $16 billion. Fertilizers were also the 4th most imported product in Brazil during that year.
Brazil’s reliance on imports to meet its fertilizer needs highlights the importance of these key exporting countries in ensuring the country’s agricultural productivity and food security.
2. Brazil’s Fertilizer Imports by Country of Origin and Value (2021)
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3. Fastest Growing Fertilizer Import Markets in Brazil (2020-2021)
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4. Nitrogenous Fertilizer Import in Brazil 2021
In 2021, Brazil spent $4.42 billion on importing nitrogenous fertilizers. It was the world's largest importer of this type of fertilizer.
Nitrogenous Fertilizers was ranked as the 8th most imported product in Brazil in the 2021.
Brazil mainly imports nitrogenous fertilizers from five countries:
- Russia (being the largest supplier at $1.08 billion)
Between 2020 and 2021, the import markets for nitrogenous fertilizers that grew the fastest in Brazil were:
- Russia ($556 million)
- China ($306 million)
- Nigeria ($285 million)
5. Phosphatic Fertilizer Import in Brazil 2021
In 2021, Brazil spent $1.06 billion on importing Phosphatic Fertilizers, making it the largest importer of this type of fertilizer in the world.
Phosphatic Fertilizers were ranked as the 44th most imported product in Brazil in the same year.
Brazil’s primary sources of Phosphatic Fertilizers are:
- Egypt (the largest supplier at $344 million)
The import markets for Phosphatic Fertilizers that grew the fastest in Brazil between 2020 and 2021 were:
- China ($289 million)
- Egypt ($232 million)
- Morocco ($88 million)
6. Potassic Fertilizer Import in Brazil 2021
In 2021, Brazil was the largest potassic fertilizer importer in the world, with imports worth $4.1B.
Potassic Fertilizers also ranked as the 9th most imported product in Brazil during the same year.
Brazil’s major sources of imported potassic fertilizers were:
Among these, Russia, Canada, and Germany were the fastest growing import markets for Potassic Fertilizers in Brazil, with increases of $618M, $331M, and $269M respectively between 2020 and 2021.