Skip to main content

Fire breaks out at Yara Porsgrunn plant

Published by
World Fertilizer,


On 24 April 2017, a fire broke out in the ammonia plant at Yara. The fire has now been extinguished, and no personnel have been reported injured. Investigations into the cause and material damage of the fire are on-going, but the damage is limited to the ammonia plant.

The Porsgrunn plant has the capability to produce for full finished fertilizer production based on imported ammonia.

The Yara Porsgrunn plant has an annual production capacity of approximately 0.5 million t ammonia, 2.2 million t NPK and 0.8 million t calcium nitrate.

Read the article online at: https://www.worldfertilizer.com/nitrogen/26042017/fire-breaks-out-at-yara-porsgrunn-plant/

You might also like

 
 

Chinese fertilizer producers to suspend exports

Some of China’s major fertilizer companies have said they will temporarily suspend exports to assure supplies in the domestic market, the country's state planner said on Friday, after prices in one of the world’s top grain producers hit record levels.

 
 

Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):


 

This article has been tagged under the following:

Fertilizer project news Ammonia news