BASF has curtailed ammonia production at its production sites in Antwerp, Belgium, and Ludwigshafen, Germany.
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The company does not have an estimate for when production will resume at the Billingham and Ince facilities.
Including optimisation of on-going maintenance, Yara will by next week have curtailed around 40% of its European ammonia production capacity.
No material damage has been identified to the plant following Hurricane Ida. Factoring in the anticipated restoration of power and utilities, the total outage is expected to be approximately 4 weeks from the date the plant was brought down on 28 August in anticipation of Hurricane Ida.
The facility in Geneva, completed in 2017, produces up to 36 000 tonnes of nitrogen-based fertilizer annually.
The company will defer the turnaround at its nitrogen fertilizer facility in Coffeyville, Kansas, to 3Q22.
The US International Trade Commission ruled last week that there is a reasonable indication that imports of UAN from Russia and Trinidad and Tobago materially injure the US UAN industry.