K+S is an international resources company that has been mining and processing mineral raw materials for more than 125 years. The resulting products are used worldwide in agriculture, food and road safety and are important elements in numerous industrial processes. They are vital in the pharmaceutical industry, for example, where they are used in infusion and dialysis solutions among others.
The nutrients potassium and sodium are accompanying the megatrend for the future: A constantly growing global population is becoming increasingly prosperous and striving for a more modern standard of living. This results in an increasing consumption of mineral raw materials. K+S meets its customers' demand with its global distribution network and production sites located in Europe, North America and South America.
K+S is the world´s largest salt producer and one of the top potash providers worldwide. The K+S Group employs more than 14,000 people across the globe.