Wynand van Dyk has been appointed to the role at the phosphate fertilizers company, effective 1 May 2019.
Order intake in the first quarter of 2019 grew across all divisions, reaching CHF984 million compared to CHF900 million in the same period a year ago.
The Mosaic Company, a Brazilian fertilizer maker, has said that it will suspend production at its phosphate mines of Tapira and Catalão.
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The catalyst fertilizers market is projected to reach US$2.5 billion by 2023, from US$2.3 billion in 2018, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.36%.