IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Top of the News

Orica, Yara, and Apache’s $800-Million Ammonium Nitrate Project in Australia Moves Ahead

12:10 AM MDT | May 21, 2012 | Deepti Ramesh

Orica (Melbourne), Yara International and Apache Energy (Perth, Australia), a subsidiary of Apache Corp. (Houston), say that their previously announced joint ventures to build a 330,000-m.t./year technical ammonium nitrate (TAN) plant at the Burrup Peninsula in Western Australia, and to distribute TAN and other explosives products to mining customers in the Pilbara region in Western Australia, is moving ahead. The companies will form two joint ventures - one to build the TAN plant and another to manage the distribution and marketing. Orica and Yara will each have...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa