Browsing: largest fertilizer plant in Africa

  • The Dangote Fertilizer Plant is located in the capital of Lagos and is owned by the richest man in Nigeria, Aliko Dangote
  • Most countries in Africa and the world are heavily dependent on commercializing agriculture, directly translating to the increase in the demand for fertilizers.
  • The Dangote Fertilizer Plant is the largest fertilizer production factory in Africa and the second-largest in the world

Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, has inaugurated a US$2.5 billion fertilizer plant as the country’s target contributing to the global supply amidst increasing prices during the Russian-Ukrainian war.

High costs of fertilizers are already threatening farmers amid sanctions on Russia, a significant supplier of fertilizers across the world, where the government in March urged domestic producers to temporary halt exportation.

The Dangote Fertilizer Plant is located in the capital of Lagos and is owned by the richest man in Nigeria, Aliko Dangote. During the plant launch on March …