Karnaphuli Fertilizer Company Limited (KAFCO) is a 100% export oriented international joint venture company.
Established in Bangladesh with the shareholding and support of the governments and private sectors of Bangladesh, Japan, Denmark and the Netherlands, KAFCO is the largest joint venture investment in Bangladesh. KAFCO markets its products to many countries around the world.
The KAFCO plant is a fully integrated complex, it lies on 100.03 acres of land, located in Rangadia, Karnaphuli, Chittagong just alongside the Karnaphuli river. The company employs a total of over 600 people at it's plant site and corporate office in Dhaka. Most of those employed at plant site live in the company's housing colony built 3km down from the plant on 16 acres of developed land. The housing colony incorporates a school, medical clinic and recreational facilities for the benefit of the company's employees.
The KAFCO complex produces high-grade granular Urea and anhydrous Ammonia. The facility consists of an ammonia plant, urea plant, and a urea granulation unit, all supported by captive power generation.
KAFCO's corporate office is in Bangladesh's capital city, Dhaka.