Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited (IEFCL) is a Group Company subsidiary of Indorama Corporation, a global manufacturing conglomerate operating in over 25 countries across four continents.
IEFCL is one amongst the ambitious expansion projects of Indorama in Nigeria, which is building the largest petrochemicals hub of Africa!
Which is building one of the largest Petrochemicals and Fertilizer producer in Africa!
The company is a total fertilizer solutions provider, situated on 38 hectres of land in the expansive Indorama Eleme Petrochemicals complex, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. The fertilizer plant with capacity for 4,000 metric tons (MT) of nitrogenous fertilizers per day or 1.4 MT per annum. The world-class plant is built with an investment of US$1.4 billion, a huge Foreign Direct investment (FDI) funded by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and a consortium of around 15 European and African Banks and Financial Institutions.
The Fertilizer Plant include 2,300 Metric Tons Per day (MTPD) Ammonia plant, 4,000 MTPD Urea granulation plant with associated offsite and utilities. The fertilizer plant is well supported by Port Terminal at the nearby Onne Port, and an approximately 83km long Gas Pipeline for gas supplies.
The plant will bring about a green revolution in the agricultural sector of Nigeria, various other parts of Africa and the world at affordable cost. It will boost crop yield for farmers and help in fighting food grains deficit in Nigeria. It will also create numerous job opportunities.
Construction work on the Fertilizer plant commenced in April 2013 and was completed in December 2015; commissioning and inauguration of plant took place in March 2016, on schedule; and production commenced earnestly thereafter