Yara strengthens its position in the liquid CO2 market

Yara is today bringing on stream its new world scale CO2 plant for purification and liquefication in Dormagen, Germany.

Yara is today bringing on stream its new world scale CO2 plant for purification and liquefication in Dormagen, Germany.

This new capacity further strengthens Yara's position as the market leader within CO2 supply for the European food and beverage market. The new purification and liquefaction plant will supply the growing German food and beverage market with high purity products. The plant has a production capacity of 150,000 tonnes per annum being Germany's second biggest CO2 plant. The EU-15 market for liquid CO2 is estimated to 2.5 million tones, where the German market represent more than 25%.
 
The cost efficient operation in the centre of the German market will strengthen Yara's  position and be an integrated part of Yara's European CO2 value chain.
 
Yara is the leading supplier of CO2 in Europe with CO2 plants in Norway, The Netherlands and Italy and has a unique shipping and distribution system with dedicated ships and terminals throughout Europe. Building on a strong in-house knowledge base of industrial gas applications, Yara is one of the leading suppliers of applications to CO2 end users.

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