Yara grows with Swiss fertiliser buy

Burridge, Elaine
September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p32
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the acquisition by Yara International of a 50% stake in Swiss trading company Balderton Fertiliser, which is one of Europe's leading fertilizer and ammonia trading companies. The acquisition is said to strengthen its existing ammonia and fertilizer trade business and will support further growth through improved sourcing capabilities and new distribution channels. Balderton has a strong presence in markets in the Black Sea region, the Mediterranean and Africa.


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