CF Industries Holdings, Inc. begins restarting ammonia plant complex in Billingham, UK



DEERFIELD, Illinois – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hydrogen and nitrogen products, today announced the immediate restart of the ammonia plant in its complex in Billingham, UK. The restart follows an interim agreement reached today to cover the costs of restarting the ammonia plant and producing CO2 for the UK market.

“We would like to thank the Honorable Kwasi Kwarteng, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and all his staff for working tirelessly to reach this agreement allowing the restart of the plant. and avoiding a potential of CO2 supply disruption affecting many industries, including the availability of food and drink to UK consumers, ”said Tony Will, President and CEO, CF Industries Holdings, Inc.“ We look forward to working with Secretary Kwarteng and the UK Government on the development of a term solution, including the development of alternative CO providers2 for the UK market.

CO2 is a by-product of the ammonia production process. The safe restart of the ammonia plant at the Billingham complex is expected to take several days.

About CF Industries Holdings, Inc.

At CF Industries, our mission is to provide clean energy to feed and power the world in a sustainable way. With our people focused on safe and reliable operations, environmental stewardship, and disciplined management of capital and business, we are on track to decarbonize our ammonia production network – the largest in the world. – to enable green and blue products of hydrogen and nitrogen for energy, fertilizers, emission reduction and other industrial activities. Our nine manufacturing complexes in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, an unparalleled storage, transportation and distribution network in North America, and logistics capabilities enabling global reach underpin our strategy to leverage using our unique capabilities to accelerate the global transition to energy cleaning. CF Industries regularly posts investor announcements and additional information on the Company’s website at and encourages those interested in the Company to check it frequently.

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