14th GPCA Agri-Nutrients Conference

The global Agri-Nutrients industry currently stands at a pivotal crossroads: on one hand, it is responsible for nourishing the steady, on the rise global population, with the demand for food projected to rise by over 50% by 2050. On the other hand, it needs to tackle the challenge of paving a sustainable pathway for the future as the majority of (Nitrogen based) Agri-Nutrients production today is based on natural gas.

This critical juncture, however, presents the industry with a unique opportunity. Innovation can act as a major catalyst to improve the sustainable efficiency of the sector along the value chain. Implementation of various strategies such as advanced technologies to formulate and produce Agri-Nutrients, along with precision nutrient delivery techniques and data-driven management, can address both challenges, of food security and climate change simultaneously. The significance of supporting and investing in emerging economies should also not be discounted to achieve these targets as the population growth in the upcoming decades is expected to stem from these regions predominantly. Hence, supporting them will play a crucial role in attaining global food security and climate targets.

The industry is also uniquely positioned to support the energy transition landscape. A global emphasis on reducing greenhouse gas emissions has prompted nations to shift towards decarbonized economies. To meet these objectives, the use of clean energy technologies must be significantly expanded and accelerated. Hydrogen emerges as a promising, scalable clean energy alternative. Ammonia, which doesn’t release carbon upon combustion and can be stored and transported easily, is increasingly seen as a potential hydrogen source for clean energy for various applications. Industry experts predict that by 2050, hydrogen could satisfy about 20% of the world’s energy demand, a substantial increase from less than 1% today. Hence, by decarbonizing ammonia production, the Agri-Nutrients industry could play a pivotal role in the global transition to cleaner energy.

The 14th edition of the GPCA Agri-Nutrients Conference, held under the theme, “Agri-Innovation: Powering a Food-Secure & Climate-Smart Planet,” will explore these advancements and foster collaboration between industry leaders, policymakers, and researchers to develop a roadmap for a food-secure and climate-smart future.

The Conference has built its rich legacy over the past 13 years as the preeminent gathering uniting key stakeholders in the regional Agri-nutrient sector. From producers and blenders to distributors, food cultivators, brand owners, technology providers, and international food organizations, this conference offers an unparalleled opportunity for industry leaders to engage in discussions, exchange technical insights, and shape impactful strategies.

This year, the 14th GPCA Agri-Nutrients Conference introduces three exciting new additions:

  • Workshop on Operational Excellence: Gain insights into best practices, innovative approaches, and real-world examples aimed at enhancing operating efficiency and performance of Agri-Nutrients Production plants.
  • 3rd GPCA Innovation Competition: Witness presentations by future leaders applying research and innovation to support a food-secure and climate-resilient planet.
  • Industry Site Visit: Experience firsthand the innovations and operations driving the Agri-nutrients sector forward in the GCC region. Gain valuable insights and networking opportunities during this immersive experience.

Join us in the vibrant city of Riyadh from 10-12 September as we embark on this transformative journey to shape the future of GCC Agri-nutrients industry. More than just a gathering, this event embodies the collective dedication of industry stakeholders to ignite positive change and cultivate a sustainable future for agriculture, food security, and climate change.




Unrivaled Knowledge Exchange

Immerse yourself in a world of insights, trends, and strategies that are shaping the Agri-nutrient sector. Learn from real-world case studies, hands-on demonstrations, and best practices shared by industry veterans.

Stay Ahead of the Curve

Stay informed about the latest industry innovations and disruptive technologies that are revolutionizing the Agri-nutrients landscape, giving your business a competitive edge.

Explore new markets and broaden your reach

Explore untapped markets and expand your business horizons. Dive deep into the market dynamics of major export and production regions, gaining insights to drive new ventures and establish market dominance.

Exclusive Networking Opportunities

Rub shoulders with industry leaders, experts, and innovators from around the globe. Forge valuable connections that could lead to new partnerships, collaborations, and business opportunities.


Meet industry peers for a two-day event to deliberate on the most pressing industry issues, discuss new ideas, and embrace new opportunities for Agri-nutrients.

Attendees by industry sector

  • Regional producers
  • International producers
  • Retailers
  • Farmers associations
  • Blenders
  • Consultants
  • Technology providers
  • Research institutes
  • Co-operatives
  • Regional regulators
  • Suppliers
  • Traders and distributors
  • NGOs

Attendees by seniority level

  • CEO
  • Deputy CEO
  • Executive Director
  • SVP – Operations / Particular fertilizer product
  • Vice President – Fertilizer Markets / Marketing / Particular fertilizer product
  • General Manager
  • Head of Fertilizer Products/ Project Management
  • Head of Marketing (Particular fertilizer product)
  • Senior Manager
  • Senior Technical Advisor
  • Business Development Professionals
  • Plant Managers/ Plant Superintendent
  • Agronomist
  • Lab Supervisor
  • Head of Co-operatives
  • Head of Farmers Associations



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