The new company is based in Paris, France, and will sell urea ammonium nitrate (UAN) and bulk blends directly to consumers in France and neighbouring countries. For UAN distribution, the newly established company leases warehouse facilities in Rouen, France, and Gent, Belgium.
Nathalie Brastel has been appointed CEO of Acron France SAS, and has extensive experience in fertilizer sales and distribution.
Dmitry Khabrat, Acron Vice President Overseas, said: "For many years, Acron Group has been among the major European suppliers of UAN. In 2017, sales to this region totalled approximately 400 000 t. Acron France will expand the Group's footprint in this priority export market. The new team of professionals will promptly respond to clients' needs, ensuring rapid supply of a variety of high-quality products."