in a responsible manner
Profitability is the prerequisite for sustainable development that benefits all stakeholders. It means not only jobs and income; it enables companies to improve, invest and focus on innovation – to create knowledge and products that answer to the global issues of climate change and growing population requiring more resources.
Limestone is a versatile and often irreplaceable raw material. It is needed in several industrial fields as well as in environmental care and agriculture. The variety of applications helps us to balance economical fluctuations.
Sales by application
Metals and mining
Pulp and paper
Investments: granulation plants in Poland and Sweden
A new granulation plant in Sławno in Poland (photo below) is one of the major current investments. It was brought on stream in the spring 2016, starting to serve the growing agricultural market in Central European area. The plant will give work to 30 new employees.
Also in Landskrona in Sweden, a granulation plant started to work in the early summer 2016. It will produce granules for flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) onboard vessels and small industries faced with new emission limits.
The mission of Nordkalk’s owner, Rettig Group, is to produce “value for generations”.
Nordkalk contributes to this by fulfilling its mission of delivering “more clean air and water, food, and essential raw materials with less resources and emissions", and by reaching the financial targets set for the Rettig Group business areas:
- EBITDA growth of
>5 % p.a.
- ROCE >9%
Nordkalk is the leading limestone company on its home markets. We deliver essential raw materials to numerous industries, and our solutions contribute to clean air and water as well as productivity of agricultural land.