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Rajiv joined CRU in 2017. He contributes across all nutrients in Fertilizers, and to Fertilizer Week as a specialist in agricultural economics.

Rajiv closely monitors agricultural markets – prices, policy and weather – to improve CRU's forecasting of short, medium and long-term fertilizer demand. Rajiv joined CRU from LMC International, where he worked as an economist in the oilseeds team for over three years.

Rajiv holds a BSc in Geography with Economics from the London School of Economics (LSE) and an MSc in Development Studies from the School of African and Oriental Arts (SOAS). 

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Drop in Safrinha corn area will cap Brazilian fertilizer demand

Following impressive fertilizer demand in 2017—with record imports of all nutrients—agricultural fundamentals in Brazil look likely to correct downwards in 2018.  For the...

By Rajiv Ram 14 February 2018