Phosphoric Acid, Phosphates & Fertilizers Experts

Sable Chemicals mulls $200 million ammonia, urea plant

Board chairman Shingi Mutasa

SABLE Chemicals company is considering setting up a $200 million new ammonia and urea plant at its Kwekwe base, management has indicated.

Board chairman Shingi Mutasa revealed the plan during a recent tour of the company by President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

“Sable and its shareholders are committed to raising $200 million to fund a new ammonia plant and urea plant which will be fed with ammonium gas either from the coal bed methane or natural gas,” Mutasa said.

“These plants will result in Sable producing 240,000 tonnes of ammonium nitrate and 360,000 tonnes of urea per year.”