Saudi Arabian Fertilizers

Safco is the first petrochemical company in Saudi Arabia. It was established in 1965. SAFCO is one of the largest producers of chemicals in the world with an annual production capacity of over 4.9 million tons of fertilizers. SABIC owns 42.99% with 57.01% being held by the private sector and the public. 

Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Co. engages in the manufacture and conversion of urea and ammonia and the production of fertilizer products. Its products include ammonia; urea; melamine; sulfuric acid; as well as nitrogenous, phosphastic, and compound fertilizers. It also engages in establishing, acquiring, and operating chemical and non-chemical factories for chemical expansion. The company was founded on September 7, 1965 and is headquartered in Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.