TAK Agro - Okpella
Plant Nutrient Calcium Granules Factory
Former West African Fertilizer Company Limited (WAFERT) is located in Okpella, Edo State, close to the border of Kogi State and in the middle of the largest limestone deposit in Nigeria WAFERT was established in 1992 to manufacture Plant Nutrient Calcium Granules and is the only of its kind in Africa.
TAK Group acquired WAFERT from F&C Group in 2008 as a part of its consolidation and backward integration strategy in the Agro-Allied industry.
WAFERT has an installed capacity to manufacture 100,000 MT of limestone granules a year. Also WAFERT operates two limestone quarries in Edo and Kogi states with rich and abundant limestone deposits. In its pyramid-like storage dome, WAFERT can store up to 30,000 MT of finished limestone granules