Uruguay: New Fertilizer Complex

Uruguayan fertilizer maker Isusa has inaugurated an industrial complex near the town of Agraciada in the Soriano department, SW of the country, bording the river Uruguay. In more than 15,000 square meters, it includes a sulphuric acid plant, a SSP plant, a liquid fertilizers plant, and a granulated fertilizers plant. The initial investment was of US$ 20 millions. Isusa will finish the current year with a US$ 140 millon turnover, which is a 20% growth in relation to the 2009 figure. 80% of Isusa’s production is geared to the domestic market and the balance is exported to Argentina, Paraguay, Brazil and Bolivia.


[Published on November 2010]