Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc.® To Build New Liquid Fertilizer Facility
New Fertilizer Plant Will Serve the Agriculture Needs of Eastern Great Lakes
PHOENIX, ARIZONA, December 21, 2021 – Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc., part of Tessenderlo Group, is pleased to announce that it plans to construct a new plant in Defiance, Ohio serving the Eastern Great Lakes region.
The new facility will focus on the leading liquid sulfur-based crop nutrition brands Thio-Sul®, KTS®, K-Row 23® as well as sulfite chemistries for the industrial markets. The plant is expected to become operational in the first quarter of 2024.
“Our investment in this new manufacturing facility will service the local community and support the increased demand in the region,” said Russell Sides, Executive Vice President, Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. “This strategic venture not only combines excellence in process technology, but also diversifies our local market position, and strengthens our sustainability goals by bringing us closer to our customers.”