Operations - Sasol Nitro

Major production facilities are at Bronkhorstspruit, Rustenburg, Sasolburg and Secunda, all in South Africa.

Our fertiliser division produces and markets limestone ammonium nitrate (LAN), ammonium sulphate, ammonium nitrate-based granular and liquid fertilisers and nitric acid to industrial clients, farmers, traders and fertiliser companies. The fertiliser business sells – either directly or through a retail network – urea, macro-ammonium phosphate (MAP), potash, superphosphates and a range of speciality fertilisers. 
 
Sasol Nitro also provides agronomic and product support to our clients through our technical services department.  Our electronic FertEx™ program is used to generate fertiliser application recommendations based on the latest local and international research information.
 
Our explosives division produces and markets commercial explosives, a wide range of specialised blasting accessories, diversified bulk explosives used in opencast mines and quarries, as well as supplying services to South Africa’s leading mining houses and export customers.
 
We have developed the world-leading Expan® low-density ammonium nitrate (LDAN) technology for more efficient, more cost-effective blasting operations. Our range of Expanfo® and Explogel® explosives conforms to the ISO 9001 quality standard.