Market information for West Africa

The African Agricultural Market Information Network (AFAMIN) concentrates on market information on fertilisers, seeds and crop protection products. It operates a website with detailed country profiles, monthly retail prices for inputs in West Africa, and a directory of wholesalers, importers and retailers.
There are special web pages for Ben The African Agricultural Market Information Network (AFAMIN) concentrates on market information on fertilisers, seeds and crop protection products. It operates a website with detailed country profiles, monthly retail prices for inputs in West Africa, and a directory of wholesalers, importers and retailers.
There are special web pages for Benin, Burkino Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo.
As a network, AFAMIN is a tool for exchange of information of stakeholders on the following:

  • Prices, volumes and availability.
    AFAMIN national members collect weekly or monthly data from a group of representatives operating in the agricultural input and output sector. After posting them on the respective national websites, these data are then synthesized and analyzed at regional levels.
  • Actors of the marketing chain.
    For each country there are full lists of various inputs and active sales points, major importers, producers, suppliers, public and international organizations, etc.
  • Announcements, market information and publications.
    Information about tenders, new regulations, conferences, seminars, training courses, publications, reports and studies. Data and references are regularly updated at country and regional levels.
  • Promotion and interactions of regional actors.
    AFAMIN serves all businesses, professional organizations and associations, network and institutions wishing to promote their activities on special web pages. AFAMIN encourages mail correspondence and offers interactive net forum.
    For more information view www.afamin.net