In the first three quarters of 2016, Acron Group shipped more than 700,000 t of products to Russian consumers
In the first three quarters of 2016, Acron Group’s mineral fertiliser sales to the domestic market from its Russian production facilities were up 25% year-on-year, to more than 700,000 tonnes. In addition, complex fertiliser (NPK) sales from the Group’s site in Novgorod increased by more than 3.7 times year-on-year.
Chairman of Acron’s Board of Directors Alexander Popov noted: “In 2016, demand for mineral fertilisers from the Russian agricultural sector increased, including demand for modern products. Fertiliser producers are equipped to meet the increasing demands of Russia’s agricultural sector”.
Acron has its own distribution network, CJSC Agronova, which was established in 2005. The network includes 11 specialized agrochemical companies to ensure direct access to Acron products in the country’s major agricultural regions. Agronova’s branches offer mineral fertiliser delivery, sale and storage. The distribution network has aggregate storage capacity of 169,000 tonnes.