ONEXIM Group to Buy the Suleyman Kerimov Foundation’s Stake in Uralkali
“The purchase of the stake in Uralkali is a long-term investment in a company that is unique from the standpoint of its position in its industry and its role in the world economy. We are certain that the potash industry has strong fundamentals and that Uralkali, as the world’s leading producer and the key player in the industry, has considerable potential for growth in value. ONEXIM Group, in turn, has extensive experience in managing major industrial assets and creating shareholder value in public companies” – said Dmitry Razumov, CEO of ONEXIM Group.
“Over the time of our investment in Uralkali, we have achieved the strategic goal of putting together Russia’s two largest potash producers, which led to the creation of the global leader in the potash industry. We are now moving towards different goals and challenges. And we are positive that with the arrival of the new investor, Uralkali will enjoy new opportunities for its continued strategic development” – said Pavel Grachev, Chairman of the Nafta Moskva Board.