Half of century’s experience chemical enterprise “Azot” is the only manufacturer of nitrogen fertilizers in the region of South Caucasus.
The decision with regard of construction Rustavi’s nitrogen fertilizer factory was maid in May,1947. It was based on practicability of use of coke gas from the neighbor Metallurgical works. The first line of Rustavi’s nitrogen fertilizer was commissioned in April,1955 it was ammonia refining shops, whid had started production on the imported raw material. It was ammonia refining shop, which had started production on the imported raw material. The further periods characterized with the introduction of the new facilities. In February 13, 1957 began production potassium permanganate shop, which worked on the electrolytic method, developed by the scientists of The Scientific Academy of Georgia.