In 2015, the URALCHEM Group increased its funding for social and charitable programs to 531 million rubles. Compared to the year 2014, this increase amounted to 126%.
In 2015, as part of a five-year programme to improve energy production and resource efficiency at the facilities, JSC URALCHEM implemented measures amounting to more than 97 million rubles.
In February, Voskresensk Mineral Fertilizers Company switched to producing water-soluble fertilizers on an industrial scale.
Based on its 2015 performance, URALCHEM strengthened its position as the Russian leader in production of ammonium nitrate. Last year the total gross product output amounted to 2 million 928 thousand tons.
URALCHEM, JSC won the silver prize at the SAP Quality Awards 2015 CIS for its projects introducing the SuccessFactors system in the nomination category Advanced Technologies. The competition has been held annually for the last eight years by SAP, a global company specializing in the development of corporate applications.
URALCHEM has completed a large-scale equipment upgrade at the ammonia production facility of its subsidiary, KCKK Branch of Uralchem JSC in Kirovo-Chepetsk. Work on the AM 70 unit was carried during a maintenance shutdown in October-November this year.
In the first 9 months of 2015, URALCHEM Group enterprises produced 4.4 million tons of products, which exceeds the figures of the comparable period a year earlier by 6.2%. The production of complex fertilizers increased by 31%.
In connection with the Ameropa AG press briefing in Zurich on October 27, 2015, URALCHEM JSC hereby officially announces that the information in the briefing materials is not true.
As of the first half of 2015, URALCHEM Group enterprises produced 3 million tons of products, which is 3% more than in the comparable period a year earlier.
Moscow, July 20, 2015. In 2014, URALCHEM, OJSC invested 284 million rubles on ecological and environmental protection measures.