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Uralkali is a leading vertically integrated producer of potash, which is an essential component for the development of all living organisms. The Company accounts for 20% of the worlds potash production and controls its entire production chain, from potash ore mining through to the supply of potassium chloride to customers.

  • The combined company Uralkali was founded in 2011 through combination of OJSC Uralkali and OJSC Silvinit
  • Uralkali employs ca. 11,000 people in the main production unit
  • Uralkali’s shares and GDRs are traded on the Moscow Exchange and LSE


  • Uralkalis production is located in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk, Perm Region, at the Verkhnekamskoye potassium and magnesium salt field, the worlds second largest deposit in terms of ore reserves
  • The Companys assets consist of 5 mines and 7 ore-treatment mills (6 potash mills and 1 carnallite plant) and a sodium chloride plant. The Company also has licences to develop three additional blocks of the Ber
  • In 2014 Uralkali produced 12.1 million tonnes of KCl


  • The Companys total ore reserves total approximately 8.2 billion tonnes*
  • Uralkali holds the development licences 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 licences 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 Uralkalis estimates


We are focused on building strong relationships with our customers in more than 60 countries. Our strategy is to maximise revenue and sustain our historical market share, with focus on fast-growing markets such as Latin America, South East Asia, China and India, which have traditionally accounted for around 60% of our total sales.

  • Key markets are Brazil, India, China, Southeast Asia, Russia, Africa, US, EU
  • Uralkali sells products in export markets through Uralkali-Trading S.A.
  • The Company has a representative office in Moscow
  • The Company owns Baltic Bulk Terminal (St. Petersburg) and its own fleet of specialised railcars


  • Revenue in 1H 2015 was US$ 1,562 million
  • EBITDA in 1H 2015 was US$ 933 million
  • EBITDA margin in 1H 2015 was 71%

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