Courtright, ON — CF Industries

UPDATED: 09/02/2017 — see Change Log

OWNER: Terra International (Canada) Inc (CF Industries Holdings Inc)
PROJECT: Nitrogen production plant

COST (reported): None given
JOB CREATION (reported): 200 permanent — see Job Openings [LINK]
START-UP DATE (reported): 1966

Ammonia 500,000 stpy [Membership required] [Membership required]
Units: stpd, stpy, mtpd, mtpy = short/metric tons per day/year.
[1] United States Geological Survey (USGS) Mineral Yearbook, Nitrogen gives capacity in metric tons per year, calculated as “engineering design capacity adjusted for 340 days per year of effective production capability,” rounded to three significant digits. Source: most recent year, Table 4: Domestic Producers of Ammonia,
[2] CF Industries 2016 10-K. Sources: linked below.
[3] [Membership required]. Sources: linked below.
[4] [Membership required]. See Methodology.


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ADDRESS: 161 Bickford Line, Courtright, Ontario, N0N 1H0, Canada



  • USGS: Minerals Yearbook, Nitrogen [RECENT / ARCHIVE]
  • US Securities and Exchange Commission filings: EDGAR Search Results, CF Industries Holdings, Inc. CIK#: 0001324404 [LINK]
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada: National Pollutant Release Inventory, Facility & Substance Information: Courtright Nitrogen Complex [LINK]


  • 08/31/2017: Sarnia Observer: Courtright facility receives company excellence in safety honour [LINK]
  • 12/14/2016: CF Industries press release: CF’s Courtright Nitrogen Complex Marks 50 Years of Operations [LINK]
  • 06/18/2015: Blackburn News: CF Industries Announces Expansion [LINK]
  • 06/18/2015: CF Industries press release: CF Industries to Increase Production of Urea-Based Products at Courtright Nitrogen Complex in Ontario [LINK]
  • 03/10/2010: CF Industries press release: CF Industries and Terra Industries Agree to Combine, Creating a Global Industry Leader [PDF]

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