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Eurochem aiming to be fertiliser numero uno

Russia-focused fertiliser company Eurochem has grown swiftly in recent years and now claims to be the fifth largest producer in the world. New CEO Petter Ostbo tells Mining Journal he is targeting the number one spot.

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Petter Ostbo, the new CEO of Eurochem

A management consultant by training, Ostbo started at Eurochem in June, having previously worked for Norwegian fertiliser giant Yara International, most recently as CFO.