Yara Ambes maintenance stop prolonged
Nov 10, 2010
Yara's fertilizer plant in Ambes, France was taken down for a planned major turnaround in September with expected start-up in December. The work needed has proven more extensive than originally foreseen. The plant is now expected to be up and running late first quarter 2011.
Yara's Ambes plant has an annual production capacity of 500,000 tons Ammonium Nitrate fertilizer based on imported ammonia.
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Yara International ASA is the world's leading chemical company that converts energy, natural minerals and nitrogen from the air into essential products for farmers and industrial customers. As the number one global supplier of mineral fertilizers, we help provide food for a growing world population. Our industrial product portfolio includes environmental protection agents that prevent air pollution. Yara's global workforce of 7,600 employees represents the great diversity and knowledge that enables Yara to remain a leading performer in the industry.
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