The Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited was incorporated on December 24, 2003, as a joint venture between two major business groups in Pakistan namely, Fatima Group and Arif Habib Group.
The fertilizer complex is a fully integrated production facility, capable of producing two intermediate products, i.e., Ammonia and Nitric Acid and four final products which are Urea, Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN), Nitro Phosphate (NP) and Nitrogen Phosphorous Potassium (NPK) at Sadiqabad, Rahim Yar Khan.
The Complex has a 56MW captive power plant in addition to off-sites and utilities. The Complex has been allocated 110 MMCFD of gas from the dedicated Mari Gas fields.
Foundation stone was laid on April 26, 2006 by the then Prime Minister of Pakistan. The construction of the Complex commenced in March 2007 and is housed on 950 acres of land. The Complex, when completed, is designed to produce:
- 500,000 Metric Tons of Urea per Annum
- 420,000 Metric Tons of Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN) per Annum
- 360,000 Metric Tons of Nitro Phosphate (NP) per Annum
- 420,000 Metric Tons of NPK per Annum
The Complex, during its construction phase engaged over 4,000 engineers and technicians from Pakistan, China, USA, Japan and Europe.
The Complex provides modern housing for its employees with all necessary facilities. This includes a school for children of employees and the local community, a medical centre and sports facilities.
The Company is listed at all stock exchanges of Pakistan, through a successful initial public offering (IPO) in February 2010. 200 million ordinary shares were offered to the public bringing the issued Share Capital from 1,800 million to 2,000 million shares.