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Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects

As BHP and Anglo American crawl towards their proposed entry into the fertiliser business via giant potash projects, Australia’s “mosquito fleet” of small producers of the same material are within months of shipping first product to market.

Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects Fertiliser demand feeds hopes for big and small potash projects

Salt Lake Potash's Lake Way project in Western Australia is getting close to a commercial production start

Helping big and small players in a relatively new business for the mining companies involved is a backdrop of rising fertiliser prices which will help remove some of the risk.