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Uralkali

Uralkali

Uralkali is one of the leading global producers of potash, which is an essential component for the development of all living organisms.
The Company accounts for a significant share of global potash production and controls its entire supply chain, from potash ore mining to the delivery of potassium chloride to customers.

  • Uralkali employs approximately 12,000 people in its main production unit.
  • Uralkali’s shares are traded on the Moscow Exchange.

Production

Production
  • The Company’s production facilities (five mines, six potash ore-treatment plants and one carnallite ore-treatment plant) are located in the cities of Berezniki and Solikamsk (Perm Region, Russia) at the Verkhnekamskoye potassium and magnesium salt field, the world’s second largest deposit in terms of ore reserves.
  • The Company’s production volume in 1H 2019 was 5.7 million tonnes of KCl.

Resources

Resources
  • The Company’s ore reserves total approximately 8.2 billion tonnes.*
  • Uralkali holds the development licensces for the Ust-Yayvinsky and Polovodovsky blocks at the Verkhnekamskoye field, which contain ore reserves of 1.291 and 3.074 billion tonnes respectively.
  • Uralkali holds the development licence for the Romanovsky block of the Verkhnekamskoye deposit with the estimated reserves of 385 million tonnes of sylvinite ore.**

*According to JORC Code

**According to Uralkali’s estimates

Sales

Sales

We are focused on building strong relationships with our customers in more than 60 countries worldwide. Our strategy is to maximise revenue and sustain our market share, with a focus on fast-growing markets.

  • Key markets are Brazil, India, China, Southeast Asia, Russia, Africa, the US, the EU.
  • Uralkali sells products in export markets through Uralkali-Trading SIA.
  • The Company has a representative office in Moscow.
  • The Company owns the Baltic Bulk Terminal (St. Petersburg, Russia) and its own fleet of specialised railcars.
  • In 1H 2019, the Company’s sales totalled 5.4 million tonnes of KCl.

Financials

Financials
  • Uralkali net revenue in 1H 2019 was US$ 1,321 million
  • EBITDA in 1H 2019 was US$ 874 million
  • EBITDA margin in 1H 2019 was 66%